Array
Home Care

Make Your Own All-Natural Dish Soap In 3 Steps

It works great for getting grimy hands squeaky clean, too!

Shares
Photography: @mint_by_nng via Instagram and Jilson Seckler Tiu (Main Photo)

Washing the dishes can take its toll on your hands—it can leave your tips looking shriveled and dry, especially if you scrub down greasy pots on a daily basis. Thankfully, it's possible to get household chores done while giving your mitts some well-deserved TLC with an all-natural dish soap! Get excited to whip up a batch of your own by checking out the step-by-step guide below: 


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

What you need: 

  • 1 pump soap dispenser
  • 1 teaspoon of unscented pure-castile liquid soap
  • 5 drops of either mint, orange or lavender essential oils (depends on your preference)
  • 2 cups of water

How-to:  

  • Start by pouring the pure-castile liquid soap into the soap dispenser. 
  • Mix your favorite combination of essential oils and add in the pure-castile soap. 
  • Fill the soap dispenser with water, shake well and use as desired. 

RL Tip: This makes a great handwash, too! Leave a few bottles in your powder room or in your guest bathroom for a hotel-like experience.

 

PHOTOS: @mint_by_nng via Instagram and Jilson Seckler Tiu (Main) | @breakingoutofthebox and @wachusettnaturals via Instagram (Body) 

SOURCE: Proverbial Homemaker (5 Quick and Easy DIY Cleaner Recipes) 

More on Realliving.com.ph

Shares
Recommended Videos

Latest Stories

Where to Find Wall Stickers for Your Child's Bedroom (No Need for a New Paint Job!)

You can get wall stickers in lots of unique colors and designs.

The 5-Basket System: How to Declutter Your Home Once and for All

Get rid of all the unnecessary junk that may have accumulated in your home finally.

Not All Electric Fans Are Created Equal! 7 Things to Consider When Buying One

Fans are a necessity in all Pinoy homes, so make sure yours is a reliable model!

7 Ways to Brighten Dark Rooms if Your House Doesn't Get Natural Light

First tip: Update your old light bulbs!

How You Can Achieve a More Efficient Kitchen Without Remodeling!

All you need to do is organize your kitchen items and establish specific zones.

8 Ways to Store and Organize Your Pots and Pans So They Don't Get Damaged

Ever thought about using a pegboard to organize your cookware?

10 Ways to Make Your Small Living Room Look Bigger and Better

Don't let the small space limit your creativity when it comes to decorating!

Never Have a Smelly Sink Again With This One Simple Ingredient (Just Sprinkle)

Learn what you can do to make sure those nasty smells don't happen again.

Feeling Sad and Anxious? Maybe You Need a Potted Plant or a Vase of Flowers at Home!

A study found that green wonders and fresh blooms have a positive impact on one's well-being

10 Pretty Decor Pieces for an Insta-Worthy Wall

Make the most of your bare walls!

How to Pack a Suitcase Efficiently, Prevent Wrinkled Clothing

Especially if you're just bringing a carry-on!

7 Ways to Make Your Ceiling Look Higher Than It Actually Is

Take note of these decorating tricks to help you create the impression of a taller room.
Load More Stories

Get inspiring design ideas and handy hints.
Subscribe to our newsletter now!