Once you know about essential oils and their hundreds of benefits, it’s hard to let go of them. Even empty bottles of essential oils you’ll want to find a suitable use for them so that you don’t have to ship them out. And as crazy as it may seem, it is possible to use them in different ways.
We love to help you find more and more ways to use everything related to essential oils and empty bottles are no exception. There are a lot of uses for these bottles.
From making decorative bottles of essential oil, to using them as roll-on bottles. The options for what you can do with these empty bottles are endless. For that reason, we will leave you a list with several alternatives and you will be able to choose the one you like best.
Cleaning the empty essential oil bottles
Before using the empty bottles, it is important to clean them properly to remove any residue and make them as good as new. To do this, use a pan of water and boil all parts of the bottle.
You can add a drop of essential oil from the Thieves line for greater cleanliness or lemon essential oil, which in addition to cleaning makes it easier to remove the label from the bottle.
Make the most of every drop of your essential oil bottles before you reuse them. Don’t miss out on any of the benefits these products can offer you. Also be sure to clean the bottles properly so that the residue does not harm your intention to use it again.
Once it’s clean, you can use your empty essential oil bottle for the following
Do-it-yourself roll-up bottles
You only need to mix a carrier oil with the essential oil of your preference according to what you want to get and this way you will have a new rollable bottle of essential oils for your collection. You can make as many as you want.
You can use your bottles of essential oils as a decorative element for your home. All you have to do is put a couple of flowers in the clean bottle and place it in a visible spot. Give color and beauty to your home with this option.
This alternative is ideal especially for carrier oils. In the clean bottle, add a sufficient amount of carrier oil and you can always have it within reach at any time.
An excellent option is to use the empty bottles of essential oils to make mixtures that benefit different aspects such as the skin. You can add rosemary, geranium and tea tree oil in an empty, clean bottle to make a DIY facial serum.
It is not always possible to take the collection of essential oils to all the places we go. But what do you say to prepare a kit that you can always have at hand. With the bottles you can prepare mixtures that accompany you and help to promote your well-being while you are away from home. For hair, face, skin, cleaning, rest, whatever you want you can carry easily in your luggage.
Share your oils
If you want others to know about essential oils, the best way is to share your products. With empty bottles you can make sure you do it in a special way, providing not only information but samples of what people need and teaching based on your experience.
Prepare bath or smelling salts
Using Epsom salt and essential oils of your preference you can generate incredible salts to aromatize your home or provide a better experience in your bath.
Split your essential oils
This will help in the performance of your essential oils. The empty bottle can help you split your essential oils.
Essential oil bottles can work favorably as a resource for making new colonies with all-natural fragrances.
Enhance the aroma of your wardrobe
Before cleaning your empty bottle of essential oils, you can use it to enhance the scent of your wardrobe and leave your clothes beautifully fragranced. Open the empty bottle and leave it in a space in your closet where it will not spill. Close the bottle and leave it for at least 24 hours.
As you will notice, the uses for bottles of essential oils are endless. You may be able to find other options in your imagination, but it will surely be very fun and useful the alternatives you will execute so as not to waste those bottles of essential oils you have already finished.
To learn more about essential oils, visit our essential oil uses and benefits page with over 100 different ways you can use essential oils to maintain a healthy lifestyle.