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DIY: Reed Diffuser

Craft your own diffuser and eliminate odors at home

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Aside from coming up with homemade deodorizers and using natural ingredients to make the home smell good, you can take things a notch higher by crafting a scent diffuser that you can use in the bedroom and living room.

Let this project guide you.

DIY Inspired by apartmenttherapy.com | Main photo from relish.com.

Materials:
  • Glass container or perfume bottle (choose one with a narrow opening)
  • Small bowl
  • Baby Oil
  • Essential Oils
  • Bamboo Skewers (or rattan diffusing sticks for better scent)

Photo from www.natashalh.com.

How-to:
  • Fill the bowl with two-thirds full of baby oil.
  • Add 20 drops of your chosen essential oil. You can also experiment by combining two scents together! Try mixing Vanilla and Chamomile for a sweet and relaxing scent.
  • Pour the mixture into the glass container and add the reeds.

RL Tip: Make sure you rotate the ends of the reeds once it dries up so the scent can spread out to the space.

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