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Wool & Delicate Wash

Normal laundry powders can be to harsh for delicate fabrics like wool & silk. This is your natural DIY solution using pure, simple soap. 


-   2-3 tablespoons Organic Castile Soap

Optional but recommended

-   5 drops essential oils


-   none required


One wash/load


1.  Add the Castile Soap & essential oils to the detergent compartment of your washing machine (do not use directly on clothes) & complete a wool/delicate wash.  For hand washing add to luke warm water. 

FAQ's - great stuff to know!

What is liquid Castile Soap?

This is a pure soap that is made from olive oil, water & lye (caustic soda). Depending on the type of lye you can make liquid or hard soap.  

Can I use this in cold water?

You can but you may need to add more to compensate for the heat. Warm water is recommended. 

Is this safe for septic tanks?

Castile Soap is mild, safe & biodegradable which should not affect the bacteria in septic tanks like harsh chemicals can. 

Do I need to dilute it with water?

No it will dilute with the wash water so it's not required.


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