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Natural Fabric Softener

  • Author: Creative Healthy Family
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes


You can make your own fabric softener with only 2 simple ingredients and avoid chemicals and artificial fragrances. A natural alternative for families looking for safe and natural products. Good for you and the environment.



  • 2 cups Epsom Salts
  • 20 drops of essential oils (Use your favorite one)
  • 1/2 cup baking soda *optional if you want to remove stains


  1. Place two cups of Epsom Salts into a container or mason jar and add the essential oils. You can use lemon, a refreshingly bright scent, or any other essential oil you like.
  2. Stir well and make sure the container lid fits snugly to keep everything fresh.
  3. You can also add baking soda if you want to remove stains but it is totally optional.
  4. You only need to use 2-3 tablespoons mixed with your laundry detergent for each full load you wash.


If you have kids at home make sure you use safe essential oils for them.

  • Category: DIY Fabric Softener

Keywords: fabric softener, natural fabric softener, make your own fabric softener, natural home

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