I can happily say I have permanently deleted hand soap from my shopping list.
I don’t know about you but I was spending a lot of money on chemical free hand soaps and what I learned in my research is that just because a cleaner or beauty product is labeled as “green” or chemical free does not mean that it is free from all toxins.
It is a marketing tool by companies and they raise the price 30% more because it is what people want. It is a term called “Green Washing.”
Most of the so called “green cleaners” sold in stores still have the same amount of chemicals. For example arsenic, uranium, mercury, and formaldehyde are all naturally occurring but also poisonous.
Don’t be duped folks!
You can easily and affordably make your own cleaners at home with simple ingredients.
Thieves Foaming Hand Soap
One foaming hand soap pump
2-4 TBLS Dr. Bronner’s unscented baby mild castile soap
2tsp of a moisturizing oil such fractionated coconut oil or sweet almond oil
20 drops Young Living Thieves essential oil***
Add all ingredients to the bottle, give a shake, and wash away.
**Why Young Living? They are the purest essential oils on the market due to their seed to seal standard. They own and grow all their own plants without pesticides and they oversee the entire production of their oils. They test their oils for purity and send them send them out for third party testing as well. All this to say that they are chemical free!!
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