After a long day, there is nothing like a relaxing bath. As we begin to get into a calm and centered space the essentials such as oils, scrubs, and bath bombs can enhance the relaxation. If you want to have some fun before your well-deserved chill time, try these DIY recipes for your bath.
2 cups of Epsom salt
2 teaspoons of oil of your choice
5–10 drops of your favorite essential oil
Optional: a drop or two of liquid food coloring
Optional: 1/4 cup sea salt
A glass jar with a lid
Mix all the ingredients together with a fork, making sure to break up clumps.
Add a few drops of essential oils, and continue to mix.
Add a few drops of food coloring, until you achieve the desired shade
Fizzy Bath Bomb
2 tablespoons baking soda
1 tablespoon of citric acid (or 1/2 tablespoon cream of tartar)
1 tablespoon of cornstarch
1 tablespoon Epsom salts (you can find this in any store these days)
1/4 teaspoon oil (you can use any light oil you like)
3/4 teaspoon liquid
A drop or two of food coloring
Ice cube tray, muffin tin or silicone mold
Sift baking soda, cornstarch, citric acid and Epsom salt into a mixing bowl and, mix well.
In smaller bowl, combine oil, water, essential oil and food coloring.
With gloves on, mix wet ingredients into dry ingredients until texture is crumbly and can just hold its shape. Add more water, if needed. Work quickly so the mixture doesn’t have a chance to fizz.
Tightly pack mixture into molds.
Tap molds to release bath bombs.
Package and store.
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What is your favorite DIY recipe?
Peace and blessings,