Antibacterial Bathroom Cleaner

Total Time
15mins
Prep
5 mins
Cook
10 mins

A natural antibacterial cleanser that helps you clean your home without hurting the planet. The aroma of the essential oils makes the cleaning experience a pleasure. (Use only essential oils.)

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Ingredients

Nutrition
  • 1 cup baking soda
  • 2 tablespoons liquid soap (or more)
  • 2 teaspoons tea tree essential oils
  • 1 teaspoon peppermint oil
  • 1 tablespoon white vinegar (optional)

Directions

  1. Measure the baking soda into a bowl with a tight fitting lid.
  2. Add approximately 2 tablespoons of liquid soap (either regular dish washing soap or a natural brand of liquid soap such as liquid Castile soap).
  3. Mix well to create a paste-like consistency. If you need more liquid soap to do this, add it a little at a time until the mixture is like a paste -- pliable but not soggy.
  4. Once you have a consistency you feel like you can work with, add the essential oils and mix well again.
  5. The addition of vinegar last helps to boost the cleaning power.
  6. To use, scoop out a little of the cleanser and use a sponge or other cleaning tool to gently scrub your tub, shower and sink surfaces.
  7. A little goes a long way and the antibacterial effect of tea tree gives you extra peace of mind.