The next time you clean your bathroom, why not try mixing up an effective cleaner with many ingredients you already have at home? It still might not be your favorite household chore, but you will at least have a clean bathroom and cleaning products that make the job a little easier to handle by not having to deal with the toxic fumes from harsh chemicals.
🌱 ¾ cup baking soda
🌱 ¼ cup unscented liquid castile soap
🌱 1 tablespoon water
🌱 1 tablespoon vinegar
🌱 5–10 drops Lemon Essential Oil
- In bowl, combine baking soda and castile soap.
- Add water and stir.
- Add vinegar and essential oil. The consistency should be a soft paste.
- Store in airtight container.
TIP: Make in small batches and store in an airtight container. This is enough for two to four applications.
This soft scrub is excellent for getting rid of soap scum, removing stains, and brightening your tub, tile, and toilet. To use, just apply and let it sit for 5–10 minutes and then scrub. Once done scrubbing, take a wet cloth and wipe clean.
Note: this scrub is also great to use when cleaning your kitchen sink or refrigerator.