Cleaning With Essential Oils

By November 18, 2016 January 21st, 2018 Essential Oils, Healthy Environment
cleaning with essential oils

Are you interested in cleaning with essential oils?  You may already be familiar with using essential oils to alleviate stress or to create a welcoming environment.  But you also may have heard that your household cleaning products contain toxins that harm your health.

Essential oils get the job done and “smell clean”, not harsh!  In our office, we love Thieves® Household Cleaner and other essential oils by Young Living™.  They can be mixed with water and other household ingredients to make any type of all-natural cleaner you need.cleaning with essential oils

As you clean house for the holiday season, start replacing chemical-containing cleaners with natural options.  It’s easy to switch to cleaning with essential oils!  You can replace some of the most common chemical-containing products in your home with one all-purpose natural product:  Thieves® Household Cleaner.

Cleaning with Essential Oils Using Thieves® Household Cleaner

Recipes and Instructions:

All-purpose cleaner: 1 capful Thieves® Household Cleaner with 2-3 cups water.  Spray on surface liberally and wipe clean.

Heavy degreaser: 1 capful Thieves® Household Cleaner and 1 cup water. Apply to surface. Gently rub with cloth to remove surface grease.  Wipe area with clean, wet cloth.

Glass and mirror cleaner: 3 cups water, 1 tsp vinegar, 1 capful Thieves® Household Cleaner (you can also add 5 drops of any citrus oil – lemon, orange, grapefruit).  Spray surface liberally and wipe clean with a lint-free cloth.

Wood floor cleaner: 1 capful Thieves® Household Cleaner, 1 cup olive oil (you can also add 5 drops of any citrus oil – lemon, orange, grapefruit).  Use a damp (not wet) cloth and apply evenly to floors.

Carpet spot cleaner: 6 cups water, 1 capful Thieves® Household Cleaner. Spray spot with solution and blot with clean cloth.  Repeat as needed.

We always look at a child’s environment when we evaluate health.  Cleaning with essential oils is a great way to reduce the amount of environmental toxins at home and benefits your entire family.  There are many other natural cleaning recipes to find online.  We encourage you to experiment and find the ones you like!

You can purchase Thieves® Household Cleaner in our office!

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