January 8, 2020
Did you know essential oils play an important part in zero waste living? You can literally create hundreds of DIYS with our therapeutic grade oils rather then buying wasteful packing and toxic products! From cleaning supplies to dry shampoo to face masks to moisturizer you can pretty much make everything you need using oils and a few other simple ingredients!
So let’s dive into a few recipes you can easily make for pennies!
With this spray there’s no need to put on a mask or gloves to avoid toxins because the ingredients are actually safe to eat! Yes you heard me correctly- if you by accident drank this cleaning spray you would be totally fine. This makes me so happy as I have little ones and pets in my house who I don’t want exposed to harmful chemicals and toxins found in even the “green” or “organic” store bought cleaners.
¼ cup white vinegar
1 ¾ cups water
30 drops doTERRA essential oils
Some essential oil combinations to try:
Cuddle up with a good book this sunday and Nourish your skin with this easy to make but effective clay mask! It is great for all skin types. This recipe makes enough for one facial mask and should be applied to skin at least once a week for best results. Wanna make more? double or triple the recipe and store it in a glass jar!
2 teaspoons bentonite clay
2 teaspoons apple cider vinegar ( I use this one)
This coconut salt scrub will help exfoliate dry winter skin and bring back its bright, youthful appearance! Perfect any time of year and best done weekly!
You are now on your way to zero waste living with three easy to use DIY’S! Not only are they low waste but are also toxin and chemical free so good for the environment and YOU! The good news is these oils all come in one zero waste starter kit so you can easily begin your journey. It also comes with a free diffuser so you can toss your toxic candles (yes they are toxic and bad for the environment) and start diffusing instead! Grab it here and get a free bottle of wild orange and welcome package from me.
Want to repurpose your empty essential oils bottles? I have 13 amazing DIY recipes to do just that here!