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Old 03-22-2008, 07:04 PM   #1
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Dishwashing liquid fragrances

Does anyone else collect the various flavors of dawn dish liquid so that you can very the aroma while you are doing the dishes?

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Old 03-23-2008, 12:19 AM   #2
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Nope, I stick to the original blue.
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Old 03-23-2008, 12:39 AM   #3
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I love flowery smells, but NOT on my dishes. I don't know what it is, but I just don't like it! I mostly use the original scent, but I don't mind lemon scent. I have also used the bleach one (it may be Palmolive). Just not flowery.

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Old 03-23-2008, 12:40 AM   #4
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I only like the apple one. Tried the lemon and didn't like it at all. Don't care much for the smell on the blue.
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Old 03-23-2008, 12:51 AM   #5
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Cascade now has one out for the dishwasher. I bought it today while food shopping.
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Old 03-23-2008, 12:53 AM   #6
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I've never cared for fragrance in any kind of "soap" product. I much prefer getting the job done "naturally." I usually purchase the detergent that has as little fragrance as possible and still gets the job done.

In today's world, I'm a little put off by having lavender-smelling laundry, mountain fresh dried clothes, citrus dishes, minty breath, etc. that I just want things to smell the way they "should," if you get what I mean. All the smells can get dizzying. I would love for things to smell like castile soap. What a "clean" smell!!!! Can you still get it?
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Old 03-23-2008, 01:01 AM   #7
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Cascade and Dawn are always unbeatable for getting your dishes really clean.

So much so, that now there's an automatic dishwasher liquid that combine Dawn with Cascade. Saw it advertised on the Food Network.
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Old 03-23-2008, 01:58 AM   #8
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I myself like the green palmoive liquid, for dishes---Bar none.
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Old 03-23-2008, 11:01 AM   #9
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This subject hits a raw nerve with me. Why is it that soap manufacturers insist on putting fragrance in everything they make? I don't want my dishes to have a fragrance of ANY kind and I sure don't want my clothes to smell of that god-awful perfume they keep putting in the detergent and softeners. Fortunately they also make a fragrance free detergent and softener. However, try getting hand soap that doesn't throw you for a loop every time you use it.

What makes them think I WANT my clothes to smell and why do they insist on setting the fragrance for me? I've smelled the "rainy day" and "ocean breeze" til I could puke. I lived in San Diego on the ocean and I never smelled an ocean breeze that smelled of perfume. Leave my stuff alone and let me choose what frangrance, if any I want in my soaps. Geez. Now I'm REALLY teed off!!

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However, try getting hand soap that doesn't throw you for a loop every time you use it

Um, you can. It's called Dove unscented. Personally I like the fragrances.
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