62 Home Remedies Using Skin So Soft Bath Oil

Skin So Soft Bath Oil is a must have and one of my top selling items from Avon. The original scent is the most popular and what is used in most of these home remedies below.skin so soft Skin So Soft can be purchased from a reputable Avon Representative like myself online or in person. I’m located near Frankfort, IL if you want immediate pickup or delivery. Your online order of Skin So Soft will be delivered from my Avon store in about three days.

Personal Uses of Skin So Soft

1. First and foremost, it’s a bath oil! Place a few drops of Skin So Soft in your bath for super soft skin.
2. Great after shower moisturizer. The gelled version works best for this as it’s easier to apply.
3. It can be used to remove makeup. Be careful not to get into your eyes as it will sting.
4. Removes Lipsense lipstick with out the $20 lipstick remover sold by them.
5. Tanning oil (My mom used to tan all summer with just Skin So Soft, I don’t recommend this as we should be using SUN SCREEN!)
6. Hot oil treatment to soften cuticles before a manicure.
7. Great massage oil for tired muscles. The original scent is woodsy and most men would prefer you to use the original then the soft scents on their muscles. My boyfriend uses it on my feet for a much appreciated foot rub!
8. Cleans off tape marks left from bandages on skin.
9. Helps removed bandages from little kids skin without the ouch.
10. Skin so Soft cleans ink and marker off skin.
11. Cleans oil and grease off skin.
12. Use to remove paint from the hands. (Instead of turpentine).
13. Skin So Soft can sooth light sunburn.
14. Rub hands with Skin So Soft before washing, it helps get them cleaner.
15. Rub on itchy, dry, cracked skin…. helps heal skin in 2-3 days.
16. Shaving oil. Put 1-2 caps full in liquid soap and use it for shaving legs and under arms. Helps razor glide and leaves skin feeling smooth.
17. It removes chewing gum from hair and skin and the couch.
18. REMOVES Head Lice. Saturate head and let it set for 15 minutes. Then rinse. Shampoo hair a couple of times to get the oil out, but the lice should be gone and stay gone! Avon’s Skin So Soft, will work to loosen the glue which holds the nits to the hair.
19. Helps skin retain its elasticity that we lose over the years.
20. Hair sheen. After washing and drying hair…. Use about the size of a dime of SSS and rub it in your hair, but not your scalp.
21. Psoriasis on elbows. Try Avon’s Skin-So-Soft bath oil spray on affected areas.


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Household Uses:

22. Sponge it around doors, windows, and on screens to keep crawling bugs out.
23. Cleans permanent ink off table tops, counter and walls.
24. It’s a good wood cleaner and conditioner for natural wood.
25. It removes glue and gum left from price tags and labels fromsss glass, metals, and most plastics.
26. It removes soap scum from shower doors and curtains, and bathroom and kitchen figures.
27. Removes hard water and lime deposits from fixtures, tile, shower doors and windows.
28. It’s an oil lubricant for fitting pipe joints that won’t slip together.
29. It cleans ink off most vinyl and painted surfaces.
30. It cleans heavy oil and grease from non-porous surfaces.
31. Rub on brass ornaments or figurines to help keep them from turning dark.
32. Removes crayon from appliances and most painted surfaces.
33. Ants – It kills ants instantly. Wash cupboards with it mixed in your cleaning water to keep ants off and out of the cupboards. Rub all over window sills to keep ants out.
34. Use it to clean and remove scuff marks from leather, it will also keep it soft and supple.
35. Use it on your air conditioning screen (filter)–your incoming air will smell fresher and the filter is easier to clean.
36. It cleans paint brushes easily and leaves them soft as new.
37. It removes gum from carpets and most non-porous surfaces.
38. Use it on running rails for sliding glass doors and windows.
39. It removes “ring around the collar”.
40. It removes paneling glue.
41. Helps make glasses that are stuck together when stacked slip apart.
42. It removes candle wax from furniture, carpets and clothing.
43. Kills spiders. ‘Nuff said, I’m buying a huge bottle now.
44. It cuts grease and cleans dirt from range hoods.
45. Add a capful to wash water of clothes…acts as a fabric softener.
46. Cleans baseball caps. Just spray on and rub with toothbrush.
47. Screens can be lightly sprayed with Avon “Skin-So-Soft” to repel no-see-’ums and tiny gnats that otherwise might slip though the screens.
48. If you ever make candles, use clear wax and melt put skin so soft in it and harden works great for outside in the summer to keep bugs away.
49. As a deodorizer, spray into air and let settle, kills those nasty pet orders.
50. Kids rooms if a child wets the bed, spray the bedding and sheets before washing and will give it a fresh clean smell.
51. Insect repellent.
Use it to discourage hornets from building their nests. After using a hornet killing spray, remove the nest and keep the area sprayed with SSS. They will not rebuild there.
52. Hummingbird Feeders: To deter bees try rubbing SSS on the feeder surface by the feeder ports.
53. Maggots too!! You squirt SSS in can and lid, then later flushed with soapy water, you shouldn’t have any bugs in cans rest of summer!!!
54. It is a great furniture polish!
Put it in one of those bottles that you attach to your backyard hose and then spray down the back yard! Will cut down on ants, mosquitoes and other creepy crawlies.
55. Spray it on rose bushes to keep the deer from eating them, (used at the cemeteries on the flowers for the same reason).
56. Spray on orchids, other flowers, tomatoes and other plants for moisture and to keep bugs away. Mix one part SSS and 2 parts water and spray on. Adding vinegar works fine too. Spray plants about every 2 or 3 days.

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Pet Use:

57. It’s a great insect repellent for your pet. (as recommended in “Outdoor Life” and “Field and Stream”)
58. Mix 5 parts water, 1 part SSS and mist on animals. Brushing it in makes their coats gleam and keeps insects off (Great for Show animals).
59. Rub on your hands before and after working with your pets and farm animals. It will remove the strong smells.
60. Black Fly Spray for Dogs: Use as a spray or a dip. 1 cup SSS, 1/2 cup liquid detergent and 3 gallons of water.
61. For dog’s dry skin mix 1 tablespoon of SSS per gallon of water and use as an after bath rinse. Or spritz your pet’s coat once per week.
62. If your dog should get tar or asphalt on the pads of their feet rub on SSS and then wipe off.
63. Flea Bath: Use a flea and tick shampoo. Rinse so no soap residue is left. Follow with final rinse of 2 gallons of water mixed with flea dip and 1 capful of SSS. The SSS helps replace the oils lost in bathing and has the added benefit of repelling insects.
64. Flea Repellent: Avon’s Skin So Soft Bath Oil. 1-1/2 ounces per gallon of water; used as a sponge-on dip (or as a spritz) has been tested and proven to have significant, but not complete, flea-repellent activity for a 6-day period. It should help those dry coats, too.
65. Barns. Use of an inexpensive fly control spray or a diluted mix of Avon Skin- So-Soft in water can be sprayed on barn walls and floor to discourage insects from hanging around or to eliminate them before putting in the new bedding. As time permits, and if you can keep your goats out of the barn for a few hours – let the barn stand and air out before re-filling with bedding.
66. A natural way to help cats with flea problems and flea allergies is to rub Skin So Soft into the skin. Fleas don’t like it!
67. SSS can be used as a hoof polish. Put’s a nice shine to the hoof without drying it. The farrier’s wife will appreciate this one!
68. SSS can be used on pet accessories such as collars to shine them up.
69. Horses with dry skin: Bathe like normal and then put a capful of SSS in a 5 gallon bucket of warm water and sponge this all over. Their hair coat dries silky soft and stops itching.
70. The bug guard towelettes we had last summer work great on the horse’s ears and around their eyes.
71. The dry end serum works great in their tails as a detangler. The products are a lot cheaper than actual horse products.

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Automobile Uses:

72. It removes tar spots from the car without damage to the paint.
73. Use it to clean vinyl dashboards, seats, and tops. It not only cleans but keeps it soft and helps to prevent any cracking.
74. After washing your car, use it as a tire dressing to keep them looking like new.
75. It gently cleans heavy grease and oil from skin and non-porous surfaces (great for Mechanic’s Hands).
76. It removes tree sap.
77. Prior to traveling…rub SSS on headlights and grill. It makes insects and bugs easier to remove.

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