Are you looking for a fun project that will amaze your friends? Try developing your own scent with some homemade incense.
You will need
- Perfume oils or essential oils
- Denatured alcohol
- Small tray or pan
- Blank incense sticks
- Window screen
Step 1 Combine oils Create your fragrance by combining your essential oils or perfume oils.
Be creative; try to develop something entirely unique.
Step 2 Combine fragrance and alcohol Combine 1/3 part of your fragrance mixture with 2/3 parts of denatured alcohol.
Step 3 Pour into pan Pour the diluted fragrance into the pan.
Step 4 Soak sticks Soak the blank sticks in the mixture for 24 hours.
Step 5 Remove; dry Remove the sticks from the liquid and place them on the window screen to dry for another 24 hours.
Dry the sticks completely.
Step 6 Light Light the incense once the sticks have dried.
Did You Know:
The incense clock, which uses burning incense to measure time, was invented in China between the years of 960 to 1279 C.E.