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How to Make Your Own Hand Sanitizer


Hand sanitizer has recently been in short supply, and with the threat of the Coronavirus, it’s important to protect ourselves from the spread of bacteria and germs. While hand washing is the top recommendation of the CDC, using hand sanitizer is the best backup when soap and running water aren’t available. This tutorial showing how to make your own hand sanitizer is just what you need.

Things You’ll Need

3/4 cup of isopropyl (rubbing) alcohol 60% or higher

1/4 cup of aloe vera gel

15-20 drops of peppermint essential oil

lidded plastic or glass bottle