Hand sanitizers are an absolute essential – where you’re OCD about cleaning or not! Thanks to the growing population and the varying levels of hygiene among people, a hand sanitizer can save yourself a trip to the doctor. While sanitizers are great to squash germs on the go, they often contain copious amounts of alcohol, which doesn’t always go well with people’s skin. So if you’d like to know how can whip up a hand sanitizer on your own, read on!
With just a few essential oils, you can make your own all-natural and super effective hand sanitizer spray ready to be used anytime. Plus, what makes it even more useful is that it doesn't dry out your skin like the alcohol ones! Here is what all you will need:
-Essential oils (Tea Tree, Peppermint, Neem or Clove)
-A small bottle
How to make your hand sanitizer:
-To prepare the concoction, start by mixing aloe vera gel (2-3 tablespoons) in a bowl. To this, add a few drops of witch hazel and essential oils of your liking. It is preferred that you use essential oils which are mild and help fight the bacteria spread.
-Give this mixture a good mix. Once done, transfer this to a bottle you would like to use. Your DIY hand sanitizer is ready to be used!
-You can mix distilled, filtered water in this to create a spray solution.
Hand sanitizers are preferred because of their easy usability and efficacy in killing the germs. When you use a natural solution like this, it offers even greater benefits to boost your immunity and improve your health. Using essential oils like tea tree oil effectively kill harmful bacteria and many other germs like fungi.