Popular for their 18-in-1 Pure-Castile Soaps, Dr.Bronners is good for just about any cleaning task. Face, body, hair & dishes, laundry, mopping and even bathing your pet. No synthetic preservatives, detergents or foaming agents will be found in these products. Remember, these products are more concentrated so do not forget to dilute to make the most of your buck. See Additional information for diluting recommendations.
Please note, a $3.00 bottle deposit is included in the price of all online refill orders. This will be returned to you when the jars are returned (or alternatively you can keep the jars to continue to reuse at home).
Dillutions Noted From Lisa Bronner
FACE: 2-3 drops on wet hands, applied to wet face
BODY: one small squirt on a wet washcloth, applied to a wet body
HAIR: ½ Tbsp. in your hand, worked into wet hair, or dilute ½ Tbsp. in ½ a cup of water and work that into wet hair
BATH: Completely depends upon water amount, but roughly 2 Tbsp. soap in an average sized tub. (Doesn’t bubble, but still cleans)z
SHAVING: Face – 10 drops; Underarms – 3 drops; Legs – ½ tsp; Work to a lather in wet hands and then apply to area.
FEET: 1½ tsp. in a small tub of hot water.
CLEARING CONGESTION: 1 Tbsp. in a bowl of steamy hot water. Breathe in mist with a towel draped over the head
DISHES (handwashing): Pre-dilute 1:10 with water. Squirt on a scrub brush and scrub dishes.
LAUNDRY: 1/3—1/2 c. of soap for a large load in a normal washer. Add ½ c. vinegar to the rinse cycle. Use half of these amounts for HE
FLOORS: ½ c. of soap in 3 gallons of hot water
ALL PURPOSE CLEANER: ¼ c. soap in a quart of water in a spray bottle. Add ¼ tsp. tea tree essential oil if desired.
WINDOWS: 1 Tbsp. soap in a quart of water in a spray bottle. Follow up with pure club soda, or half vinegar/ half water.
TOILET: Predilute 1:4 with water in a squirt bottle. Add ¼ tsp. tea tree oil. Empty toilet, squirt bowl thoroughly, sprinkle baking soda on the brush, scrub bowl, let sit 10 minutes, turn water on, flush
FRUIT & VEG RINSE: 1 dash (approx.. ¼ tsp.) in a bowl of water. Dunk produce and swish. Then rinse in clear water.
DOG WASHIGN: Amount varies widely depending on size, hair type and length, and overall dirtiness. I wet my dog thoroughly, then start to work in castile soap up and down their body until I have a good lather. Really massage it in down to the skin. Your dog will thank you for it.
PLANT SPRAY: 1 Tbsp. in a quart of water. Add ½ tsp. cayenne pepper or cinnamon, if desired.
ANT SPRAY (not on plants): ¼ c. tea tree soap in a quart of water. (This concentration will burn plants.)