Hey Mom! Learn more about the Gerber Life Insurance Grow-Up Plan!
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 11-16-2012, 08:45 PM   #10
BabySnickerdoodles's Avatar
Registered Users
Formerly: Generalsgirl08
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 2,090
My Mood:
Re: Lanolin spray?

Originally Posted by firststella View Post
So if I understand well, the thing is that the wool wash helps the solid lanolin to melt well? Would it actually melt better than just heating the lansinoh in water? So I would still use lansinoh tube and I would get a wool wash bar to use with it?
Thank you, you help a lot!
Yes, that's it exactly....the small amount of soap that is in wool wash, wool wash bars, and wool wash bits, helps to "break up" the lanolin, so it distributes well in the water, and can be sprayed out rather than clumping up in the bottle, and clogging up the little "hose".
And, before I got the wool wash bits, I used little shavings of wool wash bar, so I think that would work great! Just the lansinoh tube lanolin, and then the shavings/little chunk off the wool wash bar, and shake it up in hot water.

The hot water causes the lanolin to melt, but like I said, you really need it MORE than just melted...you need it "broken up" so it can be completely mixed with your water in the bottle and spray out easily.
I will actually microwave my spray bottle (unscrew the spray lid, just do the bottle)...for a little bit to re-melt any lanolin if I haven't used it in awhile, and then replace the lid/spray handle, and shake it up again, and you're good to go!
Heather, Loving wife to Jon & Mama to
Jason (8), Tyler (6) Micah (5) , Emma (3) and baby Olivia!
What's up at Baby Snickerdooodles? Facebook & The Baby Snickerdoodles Blog!
Ready to Shop for Woolies? Check out Baby Snickerdoodles on Hyena Cart

Last edited by BabySnickerdoodles; 11-16-2012 at 08:46 PM.
BabySnickerdoodles is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Copyright 2005 - 2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.