Spring Cleaning with Essential Oils

March 16, 2020 1 min read

Spring Cleaning with Essential Oils

Although commercial cleaners get the job done, they also introduce foreign chemicals into your living space. We already face so many chemicals surrounding us in our skin and hair care, plastics, and the foods we eat daily that removing them seems impossible. Using just a few items commonly found in your kitchen and some essential oils, you’ll be able to keep your home clean the safe and natural way. Here are two DIY projects that will help replace chemical-based cleaners in the home.  

All-Purpose House Cleaner 

Ingredients: 

  • Glass spray bottle 
  • 1/4 cup white vinegar
  • 1 3/4 cups water
  • 30 drops essential oil 

 Step One: 

Add the chosen essential oils into the spray bottle 

Step Two: 

Pour white vinegar into the bottle and then fill to the top with water. 

Step Three: 

You are all set to clean any surface, preferably using a reusable hand cloth! 

 

Ideas for essential oil blends to use in your cleaners: 

15 drops each of lavender and lemon 

10 drops each of eucalyptus, peppermint, and orange 

15 drops each of grapefruit and lavender 

 Shop Top 18 Essential Oil Set 

 

Toilet Scrub 

Ingredients: 

Step One: 

Add the eucalyptus essential oil into the spray bottle. 

Step Two: 

Pour baking soda and hydrogen peroxide into the bottle and then fill to the top with water. 

Step Three: 

You are all set to clean your bathroom! 


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