DIY: How To Make Organic Hand Sanitizer


Straight outta the doTERRA blog, here's a great recipe for a make-and-take hand sanitizer:

Hand cleansers are a convenient, on-the-go solution for cleansing your hands when soap and water are unavailable. This homemade version will not only cleanse your hands, but moisturize them too. Ingredients:

5 tablespoons aloe vera gel 4 tablespoons water 1/4 teaspoon vitamin E oil 8-10 drops doTERRA On Guard Protective Blend Small Squeeze Container Note: Essential oils can be stored in plastic containers if the essential oils are highly diluted. Make sure they are high quality if you do use plastic containers. Directions:

  1. In bowl combine aloe vera gel and vitamin E oil.

  2. Add 8-10 drops of doTERRA On Guard Protective Blend to aloe vera mixture.

  3. Add water and mix well to combine. Add more or less water depending on the consistency you want.

  4. Pour into container.

  5. Place your homemade hand cleanser in your bag, car, or office for an effective, alcohol-free hand cleanser.