Tone Your Arms by Cleaning Green

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[Editor's note: Get those arms bikini-season ready simply by spring cleaning -- with an extra green twist. -- Siel]

The Greenest Cleaning Product — Elbow Grease

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Do a web search for green cleaning products on the internet, and you’ll find a bajillion results, ranging from expensive store bought products to a myriad of feel good homemade concoctions.... But really, the greenest cleaning methods have always been and will always be elbow grease. That’s right, fellow non-consumers, put your back in it, work up a sweat and git scrubbin’. The scientists behind toxic automatic shower cleaning sprayers and toilet cleaning tabs are selling you on the idea of a clean house without actual muscular effort. But unless you have physical limitations that bar your scrubbing power, chemicals that melt soap scum and water spots do you (and your, ahem . . . planet) a disservice.

Read the rest of the post and see the "after" photo at The Non-Consumer Advocate.

Photo credit: Katy Wolk-Stanley/The Non-Consumer Advocate

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