- Essential Oils
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Lavender oil, like all essential oils, is made up of different components. Two of the key components in lavender oil are linalool and linalyl acetate. The 40/42 designation refers to the percentage of these two components in Lebermuth's commercial grade essential oil, Lavender 40/42. This percentage assures a consistent, high quality smell and product for our customers.
The amount of fragrance (also called "fragrance load") for hot and cold processed soap is a personal choice. However, the general recommendation for all products using fragrance in a consumer product is 0.5% to 5%.
International Fragrance Association (IFRA) compliance reports are available upon request for each of our fragrances.
Some reasons for color variation include:
We use short codes to identify the ways in which Lebermuth products can be used. Here are some of the main usage codes found in our online store:
|HRC||Hair Care / Cosmetic|
Yes. We charge:
Note that prices may fluctuate without notice.
Limit of 10 samples per order.
Yes. For the contiguous United States, we charge a flat $15 shipping fee for sample requests.
Shipments to Alaska, Hawaii, and international destinations will be charged the amount determined by the carrier of our choice.
Note that hazardous materials may incur additional fees and will be added as applicable.
No returns or refunds on sample orders.
Essential oils are oils that are derived from botanicals or plants via steam distillation or cold press process.
All Natural Fragrances are fragrances that are comprised of essential oils and natural ingredients.
Fragrance oils are oils that can include essential oils, natural fragrances, and synthetic aroma chemicals.
Many of our fragrances are oil-based and will not dissolve in water.
Contact your Account Executive or Customer Service Representative to ask about purchasing our Surfactant Blend 2000 (sold in 25 pound minimum quantity).
Minimum order quantity is one (1) pound per oil. There are exceptions for premium or precious oils, sold in ounce quantities.
A $20 processing fee applies to all orders (online and phone) totaling less than $300.
Pull up on the gray handles. This breaks the seal of the cap. Turn the cap to remove it (this gets easier after the first time).
Then, pull the second seal open by pulling up. As you do this, the flex pour spout will being coming up. Replace cap to push the flex pour spout back inside the container.
Flashpoint is the lowest temperature at which liquid is a specified apparatus will give off sufficient vapor to ignite momentarily on application of flame.
This means that the temperature the liquid in its vessel is exposed to/surrounded by cannot exceed this lowest temperature, or flashpoint, which becomes a concern when shipping.
There are rules for air and ground shipping based on the item's flashpoint, which often result in hazardous material fees for shipping.
Most orders for stock items will ship within 72 business hours after receipt.
Manufactured items, such as fragrances and flavors, will ship in five (5) business days if all necessary components are in stock.
Shipment lead time for products that require distillation will vary. Please check with your Account Executive or Customer Service Representative.