Cold and flu season is upon us! Fight off the germs with this amazing plant-based, anti-microbial hand sanitizer, and skip all of the over-the-counter chemicals.
Recipe courtesy of our favorite tea company; Traditional Medicinals
8 ounces Aloe Vera gel
1/2 teaspoonful Vitamin E oil (as preservative)
I tablespoon (1/2 ounce) Rubbing alcohol (Witch Hazel can be used to make an alcohol-free version)
15 drops Tea Tree Essential Oil
15 drops Lavender Essential Oil
1. Mix the essential oils and vitamin E oil in a small glass bowl.
(Try a dropper for easy measuring of the essential oils.)
2. Add the rubbing alcohol to the oils and gently mix.
3. Put the aloe vera gel in a bowl and add the oils. Mix well.
4. Store in dark container and shake gently before use.