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Uses For Essential Oils

Essential oils are versatile and can be used for various purposes, including freshening up your space. Here are 25 essential oil uses to help freshen up different areas of your life:

  1. Diffuse in the Air:Add a few drops of citrus oils like lemon or orange to a diffuser to create a refreshing atmosphere.

  2. Room Spray:Mix water with a few drops of lavender or eucalyptus oil in a spray bottle for a DIY air freshener.

  3. Car Freshener:Place a cotton ball soaked in your favorite essential oil in the car for a natural air freshener.

  4. Fabric Refresher:Combine water, vodka, and a few drops of tea tree or lavender oil in a spray bottle to refresh fabrics.

  5. Scented Linens:Add a drop or two of essential oil to a dryer sheet before tossing it in with your linens.

  6. Shoe Deodorizer:Put a few drops of peppermint or tea tree oil on a cotton ball and place it inside your shoes.

  7. DIY Potpourri:Mix dried flowers, citrus peels, and a few drops of your favorite oils for a homemade potpourri.

  8. Trash Can Deodorizer:Place a cotton ball with a drop of lemon or eucalyptus oil at the bottom of your trash can.

  9. Aromatherapy Jewelry:Wear essential oil diffuser jewelry for a personal and portable freshening option.

  10. Scented Candles:Add a few drops of essential oil to the melted wax of a burning candle for an aromatic boost.

  11. Drawer Sachets:Place cotton sachets infused with lavender or cedarwood in drawers for a natural fragrance.

  12. Homemade Air Freshener Gel:Mix gelatin, water, and essential oils to create your own gel air fresheners.

  13. Reed Diffusers:Combine carrier oil and essential oils, then place reed diffusers in the mixture to spread the scent.

  14. Air Vent Clips:Attach a cotton ball with a drop of your preferred oil to an air vent clip in your car.

  15. Mattress Freshener:Sprinkle baking soda with a few drops of lavender oil on your mattress, then vacuum it up.

  16. Bathroom Spray:Create a pre-toilet spray with water, witch hazel, and a few drops of peppermint or citrus oil.

  17. Fridge Freshener:Place a box of baking soda with a few drops of lemon oil in your refrigerator.

  18. Shower Steamers:Make your own shower steamers with eucalyptus or peppermint oil for a spa-like experience.

  19. Homemade Cleaning Products:Add essential oils like lemon, tea tree, or lavender to your DIY cleaning solutions.

  20. DIY Carpet Powder:Mix baking soda with a few drops of your favorite oil, then sprinkle on carpets before vacuuming.

  21. Pet Bed Freshener:Spritz a mixture of water and lavender or cedarwood oil on your pet's bed.

  22. Gym Bag Refresher:Place a cotton ball with a drop of eucalyptus or tea tree oil in your gym bag.

  23. DIY Deodorant:Make your own natural deodorant with coconut oil, baking soda, and essential oils.

  24. Scented Fire Starters:Soak cotton balls in a mixture of melted wax and essential oils for scented fire starters.

  25. Homemade Air Freshener Sachets:Create sachets with dried herbs and a few drops of essential oils to place around your home.

Remember to dilute essential oils properly and test on a small area before applying to fabrics or surfaces. Enjoy the natural and refreshing scents throughout your home! Hugs!

~Coach Kim


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