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DIY Hand Sanitizer

Hand Sanitizers are a great way to stay clean when hand washing is impossible! Learn how to make your own DIY Hand Sanitizer gel with this easy recipe, and keep viruses and bacteria at bay.

Prep Time5 mins
Keyword: essential oil, sanitizer


  • 5 tbsp Aloe Vera Gel
  • 4 tbsp Water
  • 1/4 tbsp Vitamin E Oil
  • 8-10 drops doTERRA On Guard blend
  • 2/3 cup isopropyl alcohol


  • In a bowl, combine aloe vera gel and vitamin E oil.
  • Add the doTERRA On Guard blend to the aloe vera mixture.
  • Add water and mix well to combine.
  • Add more or less water depending on the consistency you want.
  • Pour into container, and keep closed until use. 


High quality essential oils can be stored in plastic containers if highly diluted.