Essential Oil Hand Gel

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This mixture voids using harmful chemicals, so it is safer fore kids to use.
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“Smart Mom’s Guide to Essential Oils” by Dr. Maria Snyder illuminates the powerful benefits essential oils can have in your daily life.

Smart Mom’s Guide to Essential Oils (Ulysses Press, 2017) by Dr. Maria Snyder helps moms everywhere to use essentials oils to make sure their family is safe, happy, and healthy. Her guide also includes tips to help moms reduce their stress and increase their energy to keep chasing after their little ones. The following excerpt is her mixture for an essential oil hand sanitizing gel.

These recipes are not a substitute for cleaning solutions as recommended by the CDC. Please follow the CDC’s protocol on handwashing and disinfecting solutions to protect against COV-19 if absolute sterilization is required.

This recipe makes a great gift for the teachers in your lives. Along with this Immune Support Hand Cleansing Gel, never underestimate the power of gifting a diffuser and a bottle of wild orange to your child’s classroom! Keeping your immune system in tip-top shape is the first step to keeping your family healthy and safe.

Yield: 1 reusable 2-ounce silicon tube

For Ages 2 and Up

• 1/4 cup aloe vera gel
• 1/2 teaspoon vegetable glycerin
• 1 tablespoon witch hazel
• 15 drops melaleuca or wild orange

Directions: Combine the ingredients in the tube. Shake until well-blended. Squirt a small amount on your hands and rub together to use.

More from: Smart Mom’s Guide to Essential Oils

Respiratory Support Rub Blend
DIY Natural Shampoo and Conditioner Set
Homemade Essential Oil Solid Perfumes


Reprinted with permission fromSmart Mom’s Guide to Essential Oils (2017), by Dr. Maria Snyder and published by Ulysses Press.