Healthy Home Swaps for a Toxin Free Home
Simple Swaps for in the home to go more toxin free - save money and have versatility in the uses of essentials oils to make anything.
At Fasada, we believe a beautiful home shines brighter when it’s a healthy home and ultimately, your health is your greatest wealth. Our Healthy Home Boutique is where we help families create a foundation for a healthier life and it starts with dōTERRA Essential Oils.
This is part of the reason why we recommend natural occurring, simple ingredients to remove toxins from our homes to protect our family’s health and well being. Timeless and versatile - natural solutions to suit anything and everything you need in your home.
Here are five simple swaps for a toxic-free home.
1 – Candles
Most candles are made of paraffin wax, which creates highly toxic benzene and toluene when burned - both are known carcinogens. The toxins released from candles are the same as those found in diesel fuel fumes.
Healthy Option - Beautiful diffusers and essential oils. They are only a fraction of the cost when you consider a drop of oils is just pennies per drop.
2 – One Cleaner
Imagine just one cleaner for your floors, your counters, your windows, your toilets, you name it! All-purpose products usually contain detergents, grease cutting agents, solvents, and disinfectants.
Healthy Option - OnGuard cleaning concentrate is a safe and MORE effective, natural alternative. It’s a powerful germ killer that is toxin-free, safe for Pets, Babies, Biodegradable and naturally boost your immune system.
3 – Fresh Air
Fragrances commonly contain phthalates, which are chemicals that help the scents last longer. Health risks for phthalates include cancer, human reproductive and developmental toxicity, & respiratory problems.
Healthy Option - Making your own air fresheners is super simple! Choose your favorite oils and just add distilled water and a spray bottle. Cleansing and safe!
4 - Clean Hands
Even hand soaps contain fragrance and a number of other chemicals. We all know how important it is to wash our hands, so let's do it risk free.
5 – On the Go Clean Hand Sanitizer
We already established we wanted clean hands, but what about the dilemma of traditional hand sanitizers.
Healthy Option - OnGuard Hand Sanitizer. PH balanced so does not dry your hands out! Spray for kiddos, use on shopping carts, airplane seats/trays, the perfect out and about companion. Kills 99% of germs and bacteria while naturally boosts immune system.
Take a moment to review this article on Dilemma with Hand Sanitizers. So many do not realize there is a problem at all!
Come and visit our Healthy Home Boutique at Fasada in Oakville, and see our products, sample the essential oils and get DIY recipes for laundry, kitchen and most importantly an incredible natural medicine cabinet.
Sometimes change can be scary and learning new things can be overwhelming, but rest assured we are here to help.
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