Shazam, safe usage rates!
Ohhh, yes! Lemonade looks amazing. Below, you'll find the proper usage rates for this blend - I hope you enjoy it!
|32%||Litsea Cubeba (May Chang)|
For usage in 38 Ounces of Cold Process Soap (Category 9).
When editing the product type and amount, enter the amount of product you are making in ounces or grams. If you are making soap, only enter the amount of the oils in the formula. Then choose the product type to see an accurate usage rate according to IFRA Standards. Not sure what product type to use? Check the FAQ explaining the product types.
Your blend contains the following restricted essential oils: Litsea Cubeba (May Chang) (Contains Longifolene, Litsea Cubeba IFRA, Limonene, Linalool, Geraniol, Citral), Lemon (Distilled) (Contains Lemon IFRA, alpha-Bisabolol, Limonene, Citral). If you wish to learn more about each essential oil or constituent in this blend, feel free to click on the essential oil or constituent name and read up!
Understanding the Usage Rates Below
If all of the listed usage rates below have a green background, you are good to go! However, usage rates that exceed the maximum recommended safe usage limit for Cold Process Soap (Category 9) in accordance with the IFRA Standards are marked with a red background. If you wish to use that scent strength, you will need to reduce the amount of the marked restricted essential oil(s) in the blend until the calculator returns a green usage rate.
Please remember that this calculator works for multiple product types! If this blend does not work in your particular product, it may work in other products.
ESSENTIAL OIL USAGE RATES HAVE CHANGED! READ MORE: WHY DID MY USAGE RATE CHANGE
|Essential Oil||Light (1% Usage)||2% Usage Rate||3% Usage Rate||4% Usage Rate||Strong (5% Usage)|
|Litsea Cubeba (May Chang)||Light (1% Usage): 0.1216 Ounces||2% Usage Rate: 0.2432 Ounces||3% Usage Rate: 0.3648 Ounces||4% Usage Rate: 0.4864 Ounces||Strong (5% Usage): 0.608 Ounces|
|Lemon (Distilled)||Light (1% Usage): 0.2584 Ounces||2% Usage Rate: 0.5168 Ounces||3% Usage Rate: 0.7752 Ounces||4% Usage Rate: 1.0336 Ounce||Strong (5% Usage): 1.292 Ounce|
Reminder: Do not use essential oil rates denoted by a red background. They are unsafe according to IFRA Standards. For more information, please review the FAQ.
You may choose to lower the specific essential oils in the blend, lower your usage rate further, choose a different blend, or use this blend in a different product type.