- 1/4 cup baking soda
- 1/4 cup sea salt
- 1/4 cup Epsom Salt
- 1/8 cup apple cider vinegar
- 1 tablespoon carrier oil (fractionated coconut, sweet almond, olive, grapeseed or jojoba oil)
- 10-15 drops essential oil
- Mix all the dry ingredients together in a medium-size mixing bowl.
- Add in the wet ingredients and stir until well combined.
- Pour into 8 litres of warm water.
You can soak feet in the bathtub or by using a small tub or container just large enough for your feet. Fill the tub with very warm water and add 1/2 cup of detoxifying foot bath to the water. Stir to mix. Soak feet for 20-30 minutes, pat dry and apply moisturiser.
BEST ESSENTIAL OILS FOR LAUNDRY
Lavender – Lavender is a very calming, relaxing essential oil, with a lovely floral smell. This one is my favorite for laundry soap.
Wild Orange – Invigorating, uplifting, and cleansing; wild orange is perfect for your laundry soap. It adds a fresh scent to your clean clothes.
Melalueca – Melaleuca is a purifying and cleansing essential oil. If you ever forgot to put wet laundry straight in the dryer when it is done, add 2-3 drops to the wet clothes and add to the dryer.
Peppermint – If you like a fresh, minty scent, then this will be your oil. Peppermint makes a wonderful scent for your homemade laundry soap.
Eucalyptus – Eucalyptus is a great oil to add to your laundry soap during times of sickness. The oil will freshen clothes and kill germs.
Lemongrass – This citrus oil has an earthy smell and makes a great scent, especially for men.
Roman Chamomile – Another calming essential oil and great for kids. Roman chamomile adds a beautiful floral scent.
Cedarwood – Another one for the men in your life. Cedarwood has a woodsy scent that most men enjoy and it has cleansing properties making it great for your soap.