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Recipes: Healing

Use the Healing incense recipes and ingredients list to begin creating your own Healing incense recipes.

You can either build your own recipes by choosing two or more aromatics from the Healing Ingredients list, or you can start with one of the Healing incense recipes provided below and make changes according to your tastes.
 

Healing Incense Ingredients

Base Notes

Middle Notes

Top Notes

Aloeswood
Amber
Angelica
Burgundy Pitch
Cassia
Cedarwood
Dammar
Galbanum
Guggul
Juniper Wood
Myrrh
Sandalwood
Spikenard
Spruce

Storax
Violet
Calamus
Carnation
Cinnamon
Colophony Pine
Gardenia
Heliotrope
Honeysuckle
Juniper Berries
Juniper Tips
Lavender
Lemon Balm
Melissa
Mugwort
Pine Resin
Rose
Saffron
Sandarac
Sweetgrass
Turmeric
Allspice
Bay Laurel
Coriander
Eucalyptus
Fennel
Lime Peel
Pepper, Cayenne
Peppermint
Pine Needles
Rosemary
Spearmint
Thyme

Wintergreen

Top notes are the first aromas we smell. They're often lighter, sweeter and spicier and diffuse into the air very quickly. Middle notes (heart notes) diffuse into the air more slowly. They give body and fullness to a recipe. Base notes are the longest lasting scents and most "fixed" of all. Most Base note ingredients are also "fixatives" meaning they combine or "fixate" all the ingredients together as one.

In most cases, at least one base note ingredient is recommended in a recipe. Combining multiple top, middle and base notes will create an aroma with much more depth and body. There are no hard and fast rules though so have fun experimenting with each group to see what suits you.


You can also blend Healing ingredients with ingredients of other properties, such as those that are Cleansing or Strengthening, or perhaps with a few that are Relaxing, etc. The possibilities are endless and filled with fun... enjoy!
 

Healing Incense Recipes


Mental Clarity

2 parts Aloeswood
2 parts Sandalwood
2 parts Rose Petals
1 part Calamus
1 part Spikenard
 

Cooling
3 parts Dammar
1 part Sweetgrass
1/2 part Calamus
1/2 part Lavender
 

Purify & Strengthen
2 parts Juniper Wood
2 parts Atlas or Lebanon Cedar
1 part Colophony Pine
1 part Juniper Berries
1 part Juniper Tips
1 part Eucalyptus
A "part" is any unit of measurement you wish to use, provided it's consistent throughout the entire recipe. We often use the conversion of 1 part = 1, 2, or 3 grams for small batches, and maybe 1 part = 5 to 10 grams for larger batches, etc. If you prefer, you can use powdered volume measurements with teaspoons, tablespoons and/or cups.

Once you've selected the recipe or ingredients you wish to use, you're ready to begin making your own Healing incense. First gather the ingredients you'll be using then click begin to get started using our step by step guides.

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