Pikake flowers are the traditional blossoms used for making Leis in Hawaii. This fragrance evokes that sweet welcome as you step off the plane and begin a relaxing, fun-filled vacation.
This fragrance was one of the winners from the Summer 2012 S.O.A.P. panel. It reminded one of the testers of carnation flowers and another tester picked out the jasmine notes. Many noted that this was a deep floral as opposed to a light floral and it stuck in Cold Process soap nicely. Slight yellow discoloration in CP.
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Reply from Bramble BerryHi Hannah! I'm sorry this fragrance wasn't your favorite. In our tests and recipes, we didn't notice any acceleration or waxiness. If you used an ingredient with a high melting point, like beeswax, it can start to harden if it gets too cool. You can read more about that in the Busy Beeswax Soap Tutorial post. If the batch starts to rice, you can stick blend until it's smooth, as seen in the Soap Behaving Badly post. I'll be emailing you personally to help troubleshoot!
Reply from Bramble Berry
Hi Angela! I'm sorry this scent wasn't your favorite. If you're looking for floral scents, you may like Baby Rose Fragrance Oil, Rosehip Jasmine Fragrance Oil, or Relaxing Fragrance Oil.
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