How to Create an Orange Air Freshener With Salt

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Orange essential oil can make a room smell fresh and clean.
Orange essential oil can make a room smell fresh and clean. (Image: orange image by Franco DI MEO from Fotolia.com)

Air fresheners can cover up and eliminate unpleasant odors in your home or office, and can be purchased at any grocery store or supermarket. However, many of these commercial air fresheners contain artificial chemical fragrances. One alternative is to make your own air freshener using natural substances, such as rock salt and orange essential oil. This way, you can scent your space with the aroma of fresh oranges, without harming your health in the process.

Things You'll Need

  • Rock salt
  • Bowl
  • Small bowl
  • Orange essential oil
  • Grapefruit essential oil
  • Lemon essential oil
  • Plastic wrap
  • Spoon

Pour 2 cups of rock salt into a bowl.

Combine 1 tbsp. of orange essential oil, 1 tsp. of grapefruit essential oil and 1 tsp. of lemon essential oil into a smaller bowl. Mix well.

Pour the mixed oils over the rock salt.

Cover the bowl with plastic wrap, and allow it to sit for 20 minutes.

Uncover the salt air freshener, stir it well with a spoon and set it out in an area that you want to be scented.

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