Last week I did the 4 Liters water challenge where I used 4 Liters of water within a 24 hour period for three days for everything! Drinking, cooking, cleaning, bathing, etc… It was a busy week so sadly I haven’t posted about my experience until now. Here’s how I managed to use only 4 Liters of water through photos: Measured out liter by liter
I used hand sanitizer to keep clean even when I was out and about
I dampened a cloth and used that to clean my dishes
All clean! (Perhaps a little hard to tell because of the darkness but I promise it was clean.)
Since I was out and about and speaking I wore makeup. How does one take off eye makeup with little to no use of water? I used what I normally use… coconut oil! I applied it on top of the makeup all over my eye, rubbing off the eyeliner and mascara and then used a tissue and wiped it all off. I’ll try to post photos of this later!
The morning after day 2… my greasy hair! 😉
Once again this was a powerful experience and reminder of those who suffer from water poverty and how spoiled most of us are to turn on every facet in the house and have a stream of water at our disposal at any time of day for all the amount we desire!
It’s not too late to donate and bring clean water to those who don’t have any! Please donate here at my 4 Liter water challenge profile!
Here’s a great article by Dig Deep’s founder George McGraw “When Water Poverty Hits Home”