The aromatic rosemary essential oil is well-known for its antiseptic and antibacterial properties. These properties make it one of the most sought-after essential oils in the aromatherapy circle. Catch up with us as we take you through some cool ways to utilize rosemary essential oil in your home.
- Antiseptic household cleaning agent
Make use of the antiseptic and disinfectant nature of rosemary essential oil to eliminate the bacteria and viruses from your home. Use it in the oil diffuser to disinfect, deodorize, and eliminate pollution.
- Antibacterial room freshener
Prepare an all-natural room freshener spray by mixing 30 drops of rosemary essential oil and 20 drops of lemon or citrus oil to 150 ml water. Shake the mixture so that oil blends easily with water. You can now use this as required to freshen up the aroma of your home.
- Kitchen cleaner
Mix in 15 drops each of thyme and rosemary essential oils to 1 cup baking soda dissolved in 2 cups of water. This mixture can be used as a natural scrub for your sink. You can also use this mixture to clean your kitchen stovetops and countertops.
- Freshly smelling fabrics
To freshen up your clothes, add 15 drops of Rosemary Essential Oil and ten drops of Lavender essential on a terry cloth. Add this cloth to the dryer along with the laundry.
- Freshen up the interiors of your car
Add 20 drops each of Lavender essential oil, lemon essential oil, and rosemary oil to 300 ml water. Shake the mixture well and spray the mixture on your car’s interiors and fabrics.
- Household cleaner
Soak a clean and soft cotton cloth in about 300 ml water infused with 30 drops of rosemary essential oil. Clean your household articles with this cloth. Buff dry using a clean cloth to leave on the fragrance.
- Deodorize your bathroom
Mix about 2 tbsp of rosemary essential oil with half a cup of liquid soap and 1 cup baking soda. Sprinkle the mixture on your bathroom tiles and wait for 60 minutes. Slowly scrub away the stains and clean with pure water.
- To clean the furniture
A mixture of rosemary essential oil and tea tree essential oil, when infused with any cooking oil, can be used as a natural polish for your furniture. Whisk in 10 drops each of the essential oils with half a cup of olive oil. Dip a cloth and use it to polish the furniture. Wipe off the surface after 10 minutes with a clean, dry cloth.
- In cooking
Rosemary essential oil is rich in multiple health-boosting properties. Plus, it has a unique flavor that adds a great aroma and flavor to various dishes, including marinades, and dressings. This essential oil can also be added to your bread dough as a flavor enhancer.
It is now your turn to experiment with rosemary oil and share your experience.