||Two glass bowls or
glasses stuck together? Drizzle a little SSS down the sides and
they'll come apart easily.
||It removes candle wax
from furniture, carpets and clothing.
To deter bees try rubbing SSS on the feeder surface by the feeder
||Maggots too!! Apply
SSS inside the can and lid, then later, flush with soapy water. You
shouldn't have any maggots for the rest of the summer!
||It is a great
||Put SSS in one of
those insecticide sprayers on the garden hose. Spray the back yard!
This will cut down on ants, mosquitoes and fleas!
||Spray it on your
prized roses and even on flowers you place at the cemetery. Keeps
both bugs and animals from eating the flowers.
||It cuts grease and
cleans dirt from range hoods.
||Add a capful to wash
water of clothes...acts as a fabric softener and keeps the bugs off
||Spray on orchids and
other flowers for moisture and to keep bugs away.
||Cleans baseball caps.
Just spray on and rub with toothbrush.
||Mix one part SSS and
2 parts water and spray on your tomato plants every 2-3 days to keep
tomato worms off.
||SSS bath oil also
does a great job cleaning cherry wood cabinets.
||Put a little in your
mopping water to help keep crawling bugs out. (Not too much or the
floor gets slippery.)
||Use to clean windows.
||Removes crayon from
||It's a great insect
repellent (or you can use Bug Guard, the actual SSS repellent).
||Screens can be
lightly sprayed with Avon SSS to repel no-see-'ums and tiny gnats
that otherwise might slip though the screens.
||Another use for SSS
is it will kill those pesky earwigs. Spray it on & they don't return
||Also if you ever make
candles, use clear melted wax and put SSS in as it harden. Works
great for outdoor use to keep the mosquitoes away.
||As a deodorizer,
spray into air and let settle, kills those nasty pet orders.
||Kids rooms if a child
wets the bed, spray the bedding and sheets before washing and will
give it a fresh clean smell.
||It's a great insect
repellent for your pet. (As recommended in "Outdoor Life" and "Field
||Mix 5 parts water, 1
part SSS and mist on animals. Brushing it in makes their coats gleam
and keeps insects off so the animals don't fidget in the show ring.
||Mix in your pet's
bath water. It takes the fleas off of them...and in between sprays
them with the same mixture as in #2 to help keep them off.
||Rub on your hands
before and after working with your pets and farm animals. It will
remove the strong smells.
||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.
||For dogs 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.
||If your dog should
get tar or asphalt on the pads of their feet rub on SSS and then
||Flea Bath: Use a flea
and tick shampoo. Rinse, rinse, 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.
Avon's SSS 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.
||If you have a Chow,
they are notorious for dry, flakey skin. Add SSS bath oil on their
skin and it does wonders!
||I use the following
on my horses and on my dogs when necessary. 1-cup Avon SSS bath oil
1-cup white vinegar 1-cup (or more) water 5 cc of essential oil of
citronella (from the health food store NOT the type you burn to keep
insects away that is available in a drug store) Mix in a spray
bottle. Straight SSS works well for mosquito’s too but really makes
your dog greasy.
||(Barns) Use of an
inexpensive fly control spray or a diluted mix of Avon SSS 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.
||Rub on your hands
before and after working with pets and farm animals, takes away pet
||Avon's SSS bath oil
massaged directly into the skin of your Rottweiler acts not only as
a successful repellant and makes their dogs smell good but helps
prevent drying and itchy skin.
||A natural way to help
cats with flea problems and flea allergies is to rub Skin So Soft
into the skin. Once a bug, always a bug. Fleas don't like it either!
Spread the word!
||Cats: SSS IS SAFE FOR
FUR LICKING -------The SSS plus is safe as long as it is the one
||Don't overuse the SSS.
I just use the lotion, and rub it into the skin, not more than every
few days. My cat's sensitive and we're being careful. Common sense
is the rule. Sprinkling Yeast on the cat food helps, too. My cat's
fur is medium-length; he's part Persian, and he's doing fine, no ill
effects from the SSS. You can check with your vet to be sure if it's
||SSS can be used as a
hoof polish. This will put a nice shine to the hoof without drying
it. The farrier's wife will appreciate this one!
||SSS can be used as a
muzzle, eye, and ear enhancer. Generally we used baby oil but it was
so messy. I tried SSS and it works great and still helps keep bugs
||I have a show mare
that has allergies and also gets dry skin very easily so I started
giving her baths in SSS. What I do is bathe her like normal and then
I put a capful of SSS in a 5-gallon bucket of warm water and sponge
this all over her. Her hair coat dries silky soft and she quits
itching. Works for her.
||When I have to band
(braid) their manes I use SSS Bath Oil. It seems to help hold the
braids a lot better and they don't try to rub them out.
||It removes tar spots
from the car without damage to the paint.
||Use it to clean vinyl
dashboards, seats, and tops. It not only cleans, but also keeps it
soft and helps to prevent any cracking.
||After washing your
car, use it as a tire dressing to keep them looking like new.
||Put some on a small
washcloth and leave in the car to help keep the air fresh and clean.
||Wipe down vinyl
surfaces inside your car. Cleans nicely and removes smoke odors left
by cigarette smokers.
||It gently cleans
heavy grease and oil from skin and nonporous surfaces (great for
||It removes tree sap.
traveling...rub SSS on headlights and grill. It makes insects and
bugs easier to remove.
||Open a towelette and
use as an automotive air freshener.