Essential Oils Guide

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TICK BE GONE

Summer is a wonderful time to be outdoor. But if you’re heading out into wooded areas, This blended idea will help keep you tick-free.

YIELD : 1/4 cups1/4 cup with hazel1 cup distilled water10 drops lavender essential oil

10 drops lemongrass essential oil

10 drops citronella essential oil

Essential Oils Guide

To Make: Combine all ingredients in spray bottles. Shake well.

To Use: Spray over hair, clothes, pant cuffs, and shoes. Repeat every couple of hours.

To Store: Store indefinitely in spray bottle.

VACUUM FRESHENER

Perk up your vacuuming with the addition of peppermint and orange essentail oil while you remove airborne odors. These essential oils will freshen your vacuum and the air in the room, making your room smell fresh and clean-naturally.

YIELD : 1 application of Vacuum Freshener

4 drops peppermint essential oil

4 drops orange essential oil

Essential Oils Guide

To Make: Add essential oils to vacuum filter, or add to a small (2″ square) piece of paper.

To Use: Vacuum as normal, or vacuum up the paper, then vacuum as normal

LAMINATE FLOOR POLISHER

Laminate floors are notorious for being hard to get clean without leaving water spots and streaks. Try this floor cleaner that is sure to leave your floors streak-free and clean.

YIELD :1 & 1/2 cups

1/2 cup vineger

1/2 cup distilled water

1/2 cup rubbing alcohol

5 drops lavender essential oil

Essential Oils Guide

To Store: Store indefinitely in spray bottle.

Reference: Kasey Schwartz, Essential oils for a clean and Healthy Home.