High quality roller bottles for essential oils are available in many various shapes, sizes and colors. The most common oil roller bottles are 10 mL strong color glass with a stainless steel rollerball.
Typically these are stuffed with essential oil blends and fractionated coconut oil (or other provider oils) to be utilized topically to your skin. The roller ball housing (the tip) might be taken out with the intention to refill the bottle.
Using glass roll on bottles with your essential oils is the second most popular way, right behind diffusing.
Roller balls for essential oils are available three fundamental types:
While they all carry out the identical function, making use of the essential oils to your skin, they are going to each have completely different ranges of quality.
Plastic roller balls are the most cost effective of the options and the lowest quality. At Woop, we really feel the value savings is so minimal with this type that we don’t even supply them as options.
Complaints on these roller balls is high because of inconsistent application (and leaking).
Glass roller balls fall in the middle when it involves price and likewise quality. We advocate, at minimum, going with glass to your roller balls.
We really feel the identical concerning the glass rollers as we do concerning the plastic and the minimal value savings for these rollerballs just isn’t significant enough to warrant going this route.
Stainless metal roller balls are on the high of the list. These hold up well over time and preserve consistent quality for continued applications.
The associated fee is not significantly higher than glass or plastic, yet the quality is far better. For this reason, we always recommend going with the stainless steel roller ball in your bottles.
The rollerball housing firment is what the precise rollerball sits in after which is inserted into the neck of the bottle.
In case you pop the ball out of the housing fitment, the image above is the view looking down at it.
The tightness of the fit between the housing and the rollerball will make sure that there are no leaks, while providing sufficient room to permit the rollerball to glide smoothly guaranteeing a constant application.
The outlet in the bottom of the housing fitment is what permits the oil to pass from the bottle to the rollerball. The scale of the hole is what will decide a higher movement or a decrease flow.
When purchasing your roller bottle, there is no such thing as a real good way to inform one housing from the subsequent, but this is the half that is most critical.
Common leaks and issues with roller bottles will stem from poor manufacturing of the rollerball housing.
A low stream rollerball housing will distribute a decrease amount of oil during an application. Many think the rollerball will not be working because of the small quantity that’s distributed. Most likely, you just have a lower movement rollerball.
A high move rollerball housing will distribute a higher amount of oil during an application and is what most people are acquainted with.
The shape of the bottle will likely be widespread regardless of what size the bottle is. One can find a cylinder shaped bottle in almost every instance.
Where the differences will be found is in the aesthetic look of the bottle. You will want to make sure that your bottle has the colors applied within the manufacturing stage and is definitely colored glass.
The most common types of glass roller bottles are:
Matte glass roller bottles could have a frosted appearance to them. While these are very good looking bottles, one thing to keep in mind is that it will be tough to accurately tell the quantity of liquid remaining within the bottle.
Gradient glass roller bottles will have a merging of like colours collectively (ombre). These are very attractive bottles and nonetheless assist you to see the quantity of liquid remaining in the bottle.
Strong glass roller bottles are the commonest (with amber glass being the most popular and customary). They are just a single colour, like blue glass. For this reason they’re probably the most economical choice.
Many glass bottles out there are painted somewhat than colored glass. While this can look ok on the outset, over time they will fade and rub off leaving your lovely glass look like it was found at a rummage sale.