Looking for a Homemade Insect Repellent? This homemade insect repellent is a great option. The insects are intense in Florida during the summer . I feel much better about putting these non-toxic ingredients on my kiddos. I love DIY formulas that are quick, easy and actually work. Fill a spray bottle with: 3 ounces water 1 ounce witch hazel or aloe vera juice 10 drops tea tree […]
homemade calamine lotion Recipe #1 1/4 cup zinc oxide 1/2 teaspoon iron oxide 4 teaspoons bentonite clay 4 teaspoons baking soda or 2 teaspoons calcium hydroxide (“cal” can be found in Latino groceries) 1/4 cup water 1/2 teaspoon glycerin (optional) 3-4 drops lavender essential oil or other antibacterial essential oil (optional) Store in the refrigerator for 1-2 weeks.
Just in time for camping season! Make your own bug spray with essential oils. This homemade bug repellent works for mosquitoes, gnats, flies and ticks depending on what oils you have! Easy DIY for the whole family, much more affordable and non-toxic for kids! :: DontWastetheCrumbs.com