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I didn't like it at first

I received this as part of their sample box. I wasn't that crazy about it when I first opened the bottle. However, I asked a bunch of my guy friends about it and to my surprise, they really loved the scent. After using it in CP soap, I really like it for guys. It doesn't discolor or accelerate. Defintely would recommend if you're looking for a manly scent.

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Lovely fragrance that's for both men and women. It is on the lighter side but is one of my favorites. Give it a try!

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Linus Lund

Can i use this fragrance Oil for scented candles?????

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Definitely not the same

I also have bought this product in the past, and I am extremely disappointed with the new version of it. Once the soap cures, there is barely any smell left. My customers are just as disappointed as I am. Any way you can bring the old version of it back?

Tina from Bramble Berry replies...
Hi Josee! I'm sorry you were disappointed in this fragrance. We love our Sensuous Sandalwood and find it to be strong smelling even after the July 2014 reformulation. We found it to be especially strong smelling when at .8 oz per pound of cold process soap using our Fragrance Calculator. We also choose all of our fragrance oils off of a full 6 week cure time so if you wait until the end of cure you may end up being surprised by it! For tips to help with the lighter scent check out our How to Prevent Scent Fading in Cold Process Soap blog post. If you're looking for other woody scents you may prefer Vanilla Rosewood Fragrance Oil, Cedarwood Essential Oil, or Mahogany Fragrance Oil.

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Major Change

I have been soaping with this fragrance for years, and the batch I made a few days ago with the bottle I just opened rings true to what everyone else has been saying. This is not the same scent. My last batch was made 6 weeks ago from the last bottle, and it was fine. Nowhere near the same and I have a feeling the customer that buys the entire loaf is going to notice. If it isnt broke, don't fix it. It is frustrating to think this is yet another item that I have to check off my list. There was no other Sandalwood scent that even came close to the beauty of the former version.

Kelsey from Bramble Berry replies...
Hi Megan! I'm sorry this fragrance wasn't your favorite. We love the predominantly woody scent of our Sensuous Sandalwood Fragrance Oil and find it to make a great blender, as well as standing on its own. It was reformulated in July 2014 to be phthalate-free, so that may be the change you're noticing. If you're looking for other woody scents, you may prefer Mahogany Fragrance Oil, Vanilla Rosewood Fragrance Oil, or Rustic Woods and Rum Fragrance Oil.