HOLIDAY ORDER DEADLINE 12/18 | FREE SHIPPING ON ORdERS $75+

0

Your Cart is Empty

February 16, 2021 2 min read

We have come up with a step by step guide to getting those tricky pumps to open! Follow the handy guide below so you can start using that luxurious lotion ASAP. 

Etta + Billie is known for its nourishing body care products and ultra-moisturizing organic lotions. Our products are always sent to you in the most eco-friendly packaging, but sometimes packaging can give you a hard time! Thanks to our great customers, we learned that lotion pumps have had some problematic pumps that are difficult to open. No bueno.

After learning about this issue, we changed all of our packaging so this wouldn't keep happening, new bottles and new pumps but the same great lotion!

Tools To Fix Your Lotion Pump

Yes, this process does require the help of some tools, but we've kept it simple! We're demonstrating with our customer favorite, the Geranium Patchouli Lotion. FYI - this grounding and floral lotion converts some of the most fervent patchouli haters! 
You will need:
  • That bottle of lotion with a non-opening annoying pump
  • Needle nose or other pliers
  • A bit of strength

Steps To Unlock Your Lotion Pump

1. Using your pliers, grip the smooth part of the pump top  to hold it firmly in place. (it's that round part between the "neck" that goes around the bottle top and the actual pump)

using pliers to fix etta + billie lotion pump

2. Move the nozzle in the direction of the arrow where OPEN is stated while keeping the smooth part firmly in place using the pliers.

holding lotion pump in place while repair broken etta + billie lotion pump

3. Twist it continuously until you see the stem of the lotion pump pop-up. Voila!

twisting lotion pump with pliers to repair problematic lotion pump

 

Pump about a penny to quarter size amount of lotion on your hand. Apply to hands, arms or any dry patches. BOOM! You’re done! You are now on your way to hydrated glowing skin.

Etta + Billie Hand and Body Lotions are perfect for everyday use or for those self care moments. Either way, Etta + Billie has your bath and body favorites. Shop more of our products here! 

 


Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Blog

5 Fun Winter Facts About Evergreen Trees and Essential Oil
5 Fun Winter Facts About Evergreen Trees and Essential Oil

October 17, 2022 2 min read

With the release of our latest Evergreen Tangerine products, I thought it would be fun to celebrate cooler temperature and the incoming holidays with botanical facts. I created Evergreen Tangerine with the idea of bringing winter into the shower - without smelling like a candle. This soap and scrub are inspired by wintery walks through serene evergreen forests and the seasonal brightness of sweet tangy tangerines.

Read More
Celebrate our Chai Body Care with this Easy Homemade Chai Recipe
Celebrate our Chai Body Care with this Easy Homemade Chai Recipe

October 17, 2022 2 min read

Chai is a perfect winter scent with a warming grounding blend of cinnamon, cardamom, clove, and ginger. Grab some of our cozy Chai body care and whip up this delicious Chai recipe at home.
Read More
What Makes Our Chai Tea Body Care So Good for You
What Makes Our Chai Tea Body Care So Good for You

October 11, 2022 2 min read

The Etta + Billie Chai Teabodycare line is not just an aromatic holiday bathing experience, but is packed with so many rich ingredients that boost mood through aromatherapy and aid skin wellness. Learn a bit more about why rich cardamom, cinnamon and nutmeg are your key bathing essentials for the winter season! 
Read More

Sign Up for Our Anything-But-Boring Emails and 10% Off your First Order