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Homemade Laundry Powder with Sweet Peppermint and Lavender Essential Oils
  • Total time: 30 mins
  • Hands on time: 30 mins
  • Makes: 4 1/4 cups
Homemade Laundry Powder with Sweet Peppermint and Lavender Essential Oils

A simple laundry soap powder recipe featuring sweet peppermint and lavender essential oils.

Ingredients

2 teaspoons Aura Cacia Sweet Peppermint Essential Oil 0.5 fl. oz.
1 teaspoon Aura Cacia Lavender Essential Oil 0.5 fl. oz.
2 cups washing soda (sodium carbonate)
2 cups Borax (sodium borate)
1 bar unscented Castile soap

Directions

1. Using a box grater, grate the Castile soap bar into a medium course crumb.
2. In a bowl, thoroughly mix the grated soap and all the ingredients until a damp powder forms.
3. Use 2 tablespoons for a small load of laundry, 4 tablespoons for medium, and 8 tablespoons (1/2 cup) for large.
‚Äč4. Store in an airtight glass or plastic container.

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