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Lemon Powered Odor-Eating Powder

This lemon essential oil deodorizer combines the power of lemon and lemongrass essential oils and baking soda to create an odor fighting powder!

 

It can be hard to get rid of nasty odors. Whether they're embedded in the carpet, the kitchen drain, or your kid's softball cleats! You don't want to use chemicals, but by golly, those smells have got to go! 

Let lemon essential oil be your super hero. Lemon is an odor killing machine! Pair that with lemongrass essential oil and baking soda and you've got an odor-fighting powder that is easy to use, and to clean up. 

Ways to Use Your Lemon Powered Odor-Eating Powder

Deodorize Athletic Shoes with Lemon Essential Oil

Sprinkle this powder liberally inside your shoes and let sit overnight. Vacuum out the powder the next day. If odors remain, do a second time or put the offending shoes in a ziplock back in the freezer for 24 hours to help kill the bacteria causing the odors.

Lemon Essential Oil Deodorizer for Carpet

Did someone spill milk, or did your furry friend have an accident on the carpet or your upholstered furniture? This powder can be safely sprinkled on these surfaces and let to sit for 24 hours or more, then vacuumed up! We've rescued a few pieces of furniture this way, and carpets too!

Clean the Sink and Deodorize the Kitchen Drain at the Same Time!

This blend works great as a cleanser to polish the kitchen sink, and when you're done you wash it all down the drain, deodorizing the drain in the process!

Make Your Own DIY Lemon Powered Odor-Eating Powder

Lemon Powered Odor-Eating Powder
 
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Ingredients
Instructions
  1. Mix well together.
  2. Store in glass shaker bottler and use to freshen up shoes and stinky athletic gear
  3. You can also shake some on carpet and vacuum to freshen up the house.

 

 



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