Friday, August 24, 2012

A little cleaning tip

Yesterday morning, as I was putting in my contacts, I noticed that I had quite a bit of makeup smudges decorating the sink in our bathroom. I made a mental note that I should go find some cleaner to get them off. I then started to wonder if it would take more than just a Clorox cleaning wipe. I might need to grab the box of baking soda out of the kitchen.

On a whim, I decided to see what would happen if I just used some of the soap that was sitting a few inches from the sink itself. It worked. It makes sense that the same soap that cleans dirt off my hands would clean makeup splatters out of the sink. I just swished some soap bubbles over the smudged area and rinsed it off. It took all of ten seconds, far less time that it would've taken me to go grab a bottle of cleaner.

There you have it. My new weapon against smudges in my bathroom sink:


PhotobucketI'm adding my idea to the others at Glimpse of Our Life. I'm not sure my soap qualifies as a "green cleaning" idea, but I figure that cleaning something with my everyday soap beats pulling out a bottle of nasty chemical spray.




1 comment:

  1. I do like simple solutions. Thanks for sharing; I'll be sure to remember that one.

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