Beat Back To School Germs With This Hand Sanitizer Recipe
Written by: Lindsay Sibson
What is it about the summer months that makes them fly by with the blink of an eye?
Believe it or not – it is ALREADY time to start thinking about the much anticipated Back To School season!
For most, that involves stocking up on school supplies and buying some new clothes so that you can go back to school in style.
However, for many parents… it’s also a time when you anticipate your child’s first “Back to School” illness. Naturally, when you stick a bunch of kids together in a small classroom, there are bound to be germs that will be spread!
Aside from encouraging your child to wash their hands regularly, you can also send them to school with this natural and effective Herbal Hand Sanitizer.
Benefits Of Herbal Hand Sanitizer
Unlike most store-bought hand sanitizers, this DIY herbal version will NOT dry out your skin and doesn’t pose a risk to your health. It actually has the opposite effect and is quite nourishing for your skin (thanks to the aloe vera)!
- Natural antiseptic and antioxidant
- Smells GREAT!
- Antibacterial, antifungal, antimicrobial and astringent
- Antimicrobial and antibacterial
- Antifungal and antibacterial
- Antibacterial and antiviral
- Smells wonderful!
Wishing you and your family a happy, healthy and successful school year!
How To Make Herbal Hand Sanitizer
- ½ cup organic aloe vera gel
- Essential oils:
- 20 drops orange
- 5 drops clove
- 10 drops cinnamon
- 10 drops lavender
- 5 drops rosemary
- Silicone storage tube
- Mix all the ingredients together in a small bowl.
- Place into the silicone storage tube and use as needed!
Lindsay Sibson turned her lifelong dream of traveling the world into a reality when she first stepped on a plan in April of 2014. With the simple intention of learning more about this beautiful world, she stepped away from corporate America to explore an alternative lifestyle of long term international travel, volunteering, blogging and pursuing a blissfully happy and fulfilling way of life.
Lindsay documents her journey in hopes of empowering others to find their passion, reignite their spark and freshen their outlook on life. Connect with her on her website and follow her travels on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/_traveloholic_).
Through her blog, Lindsay documents her journey in hopes of empowering others to find their passion, reignite their spark and freshen their outlook on life.
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