Spring Cleaning with Essential Oils

Essential oils for spring cleaning

Spring Cleaning with Essential Oils. Essential oils are a great way to clean without chemicals! What better time to start than spring? Mix peppermint and lemon in a spray bottle with water for a refreshing cleaner to spray on countertops. Tea tree oil is great for mold, mildew, and killing those unwanted germs. Lemongrass helps get rid of unwanted smells. Put a drop in with your laundry detergent to freshen up a dingy load. Rosemary and eucalyptus also work as an air and surface sanitizer. Diffuse wild orange, or grapefruit to give your home that fresh scent of citrus. Happy spring!

Uses for Lemongrass essential oil

So many amazing uses for lemongrass

  • Natural deodorizer
  • Skin health
  • Hair health
  • Natural bug repellant
  • Stress reducer
  • Muscle relaxer
  • Detoxifying
  • Menstrual cramp relief
  • Stomach ache cure
  • Headache relief
  • Kills bacteria
  • Fever reducer
  • Supports immune system
  • Treats digestive disorders
  • Reduces inflammation
  • Antioxidant effects
  • Lowers cholesterol
  • Fights cold and flu
  • Blood pressure

So many amazing uses for lemongrass. Diffuse a few drops and reap the benefits while enjoying the uplifting fragrance. Dilute lemongrass in a roller bottle and apply to any area on the body needed. Also place a drop in your body lotion and watch your skin improve overtime. High quality pure oils like doterra can be enjoyed internally bu placing a drip in a cup of tea or water, refreshing and delicious!

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Lemongrass – natural bug repellant

Lemongrass for bugs 🦗🦗🦗

Spring is coming and that means so are the bugs!  Get out the lemongrass! Lemongrass is a natural bug repellant because of its high citral and geraniol content. Diffuse lemongrass as a natural mosquito and bug repellent.  You can also apply to your skin by adding a drop to your body lotion before going on that hike or being outdoors at sundown.  And it’s not just for humans!  Lemongrass makes a great flea repellant for your dogs and horses.  Add a few drops to a spray bottle with water and a small amount of fractionated coconut oil.  For even better results add Apple cider vinegar.  Spray on your furry friend.

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