Dishwashing is a part of everyday life for most of us unless you are Kim Kardashian who has five or ten helpers.
Unless you plan to eat from restaurants for the rest of your lives, dirty dishes are something we can’t go around and cleaning them is always a headache. However, dishwashing detergents make this process a little easier cutting grease and getting our dishes back to a state of squeaky cleanliness.
However, dishwashing detergent is one of the most chemically packed household items you can find on supermarket shelves and consist of many harmful concoctions. All this residue does not go away with a simple rinse and these chemicals can stay on your dishes for days.
Today we give you 7 natural dishwashing detergent recipes to not only keep your kitchenware glistening but also create a much healthier you.
So, let’s start washing those dishes.
1. Natural Dishwashing Detergent Recipes by Wellness Mama
Unlike many natural dishwashing detergent recipes that call for the use of vinegar or borax, Wellness Mama uses Sal Suds, essential oils and salt to create a recipe that cleans well and smells good.
2. Natural Dishwashing Detergent Recipes by Dr. Axe
This awesome recipe by Dr. Axe uses castile soap and essential oils that removes all grime and dirt while leaving your dishes smelling awesome.
3. Natural Dishwashing Detergent Recipes by Happy Money Saver
If you love Tide Pods for laundry then you will love this idea for dishwashing. Over at Happy Money Saver, Karrie created her own homemade dishwasher detergent tabs. She used washing soda, baking soda, kosher salt and lemonade drink mix to create a masterpiece you will love to use.
4. Natural Dishwashing Detergent Recipes by Live Simply
This recipe uses Sal Suds, vinegar, and moisturizing oils to create a recipe that has potent grease cutting power and great for not only doing the dishes but cleaning other areas of your home as well.
5. Natural Dishwashing Detergent Recipes by Brendid
Lemons are not only great at grease cutting but they add an aroma of cleanliness and freshness to your home and kitchen. This natural dishwashing detergent recipe by Brendid is a useful way to incorporate lemons into your cleaning routine.
6. Natural Dishwashing Detergent Recipes by DIY Natural
This recipe by DIY Naturals uses borax, grated bar soap (like castile soap) and a few drops of essential oils to create a homemade dishwashing detergent that works.
7. Natural Dishwashing Detergent Recipes by Mommypotamus
This recipe is made up of only three ingredients, washing soda, grapefruit essential oil and lemon essential oil. Not only does it clean well but the subtle smell of citrus will have you wanting to do the dishes all the time.