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DIY Hand Sanitizer

DIY Hand Sanitizer using essential oils
Total Time15 mins
Keyword: Hand Sanitizer
Yield: 1 bottle
Cost: $$


  • Mixing Bowl
  • Small Funnel


  • 1 Small Bottle
  • 3 tbsp Witch Hazel (or other Alcohol)
  • 1 tbsp Aloe Vera Gel
  • 3 drops Eucalyptus Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Rosemary Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Tea Tree Essential Oil


  • In a clean bowl with a clean spoon, mix the isopropyl alcohol and aloe vera gel until well combined.
  • Add in the essential oils
  • Transfer the sanitizer to a small, clean bottle
  • Shake well before each use (there may be some clumping due to the consistency of the aloe vera gel) and spray or pump into your hands.
  • Rub the formula onto your hands and let them completely air-dry.
  • Follow up with a moisturizer to keep your skin hydrated.