functional, holistic remedies for modern folks

Hand & Body Wipes

2 C Clean Water (RO or distilled)
1 Tbsp Organic Pure Aloe Vera
1 Tbsp Organic Pure Witch Hazel Extract
1 tsp Liquid Castille Soap (Dr. Bronner's)
20 drops of each Tea Tree & Thieves Essential Oils (recipe below)

2 capsules of Vit # (optional)
1/2 Roll Viva regular size, cut in half 

1. Cut the roll of paper towel in half using a sharp knife.
2. Mix well all the ingredients together in a glass measuring cup. Use a whisk. Add essential oils last.
3. Pour the liquid into a gallon size zip lock bag and insert the paper towel, cut side down. Let it set for 5-10 min.

4. Invert the roll over and allow to sit for another 5-10 min to let all the liquid to be distributed evenly.

5. Once the liquid has worked its way through the paper towels, pull the cardobard tube out.

6. Wipes are ready to use!

Note: You could make reusable wipes by cutting up old t-shirts into 8 x 8 squares


Thieves Essential Oil has anti-microbial, antiseptic and anti-bacterial properties!!!

Many ingredients in baby wipes are toxic. Some brands have given a rating of 5 out 10 for hazard, while others have rating of 7 out of 10!!!. Many ingredients have linked to cancer, immuniotoxicity, allergies, developmental problems, reproductive toxicity, organ dysfunction, endocrine disruption and cellular changes.  So be aware of these toxic loads on the body, particularly babies.

Thieves Essential Oil
40 Drops Cloves 
35 Drops Lemon
20 Drops Cinnamon
15 Drops Eucalyptus
10 Drops Rosemary 

1 oz = 590 Drops


1. Wellnessmama.com/1459/homemade-baby-wipes/

2. http://adventuresofmel.com/2015/09/homemade-hand-and-body-wipes-for-camping.html

3. http://www.healthy-holistic-living.com/how-to-make-thieves-oil.html