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Fragrance Disc Instructions

Paired with Norwex Essential Oil, the ceramic Fragrance Disc adds a light fragrance to any room, cupboard or drawer in your home.  Free of harmful chemicals found in typical air fresheners, candles and wax melts, the Fragrance Disc provides a safe alternative and smells fresh and natural without using heat or electricity. Where to Use:…

Car Vent Clips Instructions

Car Vent Clips

Ceramic Car Vent Clips, paired with Norwex Essential Oils, are free of the synthetic chemicals found in most car freshener sprays and cardboard fragrance discs. Just 1 or 2 drops of Essential Oil on the back of the disc will then gradually release the scent in the air, to restore freshness to your car’s interior,…

Essential Oils Instructions

Enjoy wondrously fresh smells as you infuse a soothing safe scent throughout our home. Norwex essential oils are free from formaldehyde, phthalates, harmful chemicals like alcohol ethoxylates, SLS/SLES, artificial dyes/colourants, parabens, gluten and animal-derived products. How to use: Add a few drops to a spray bottle and dilute with water to spray, lightly scenting the…

Timeless Relaxation Rescue Gel Use Instructions

Norwex Rescue Gel with roll on applicator | SustainableSuburbia.net

Roll on gel. Help melt away worries, anxiety and stress quickly and inexpensively with our Timeless Relaxation Rescue Gel. Just roll it across tension points such as temples, neck and shoulders for a soothing, relaxing “getaway” moment that will leave you refreshed and recharged. I find it’s perfect for any “tired and achy” areas that…

Three Essential Oil Blends for Good Mental Health

Essential Oil Blends for Good Mental Health | SustainableSuburbia.net

Writing about how much I love Rescue Gel the other day reminded me that I have been meaning to share some other essential oil blends with you. Here are three lovely blends for different moments in life. Uplifting & stress relief My very favourite blend (which I have shared before), is a mix of Frankincense,…

My Secret Love: Rescue Gel

Timeless Relaxation Rescue Gel by Norwex. Help melt away stress and tension with a synergistic blend of natural and organic botanicals

Well, not so secret really, since I keep a bottle next to my bed, in my bag, and often in the car too. Long time readers will know that I love to use essential oils, and that is the basis for this “magic in a bottle”. This stuff is AMAZING. My favourite way to use…

5 Easy to Make Last Minute Christmas Gifts

Five Easy DIY Christmas Gifts | SustainableSuburbia.net

Christmas is only 2 days away, but you can still make these easy gifts, each of which takes between minutes and an hour or two (mostly waiting time). You may even have the ingredients sitting in your cupboard! If not, it’s too late to order them online, but in Australia at least, most are available…

What is Really Lurking Under Your Sink?

The Truth about Toxic and Non Toxic Cleaners SustainableSuburbia.net

You know you should probably switch to non-toxic cleaners, but without the nitty gritty of why, it’s hard to hustle up the motivation. After all, the cleaners you buy usually say they’re “green” or “natural”, so they can’t be all bad, right? I mean, those ones aren’t giving you cancer or anything, are they? The…

Which Essential Oils Should You Use for Cleaning?

Tea Tree oil and Orange oil Essential oils | Sustainable Suburbia

Do you know which essential oils are best for cleaning? Or what about for disinfecting? I used to work as a massage therapist, and in fact taught in an accredited massage therapy course years ago, before I had children. Ever since that time I have always had a selection of essential oils in the house,…

DIY Disinfectant Cleaning Wipes

How to make your own Disinfectant Cleaning Wipes | SustainableSuburbia.net

My three year old is currently going through toilet training fun. I’m not generally a fan of using a lot of disinfectant and anti-bacterial products. If hospitals have switched back to using plain old soap, to stop the rise of super bugs, then I think I can be safe sticking with mostly soap and vinegar in my house. In this case though, I was prepared to make an exception. So here are instructions on making your own disinfectant cleaning wipes.