How To Make Relaxing Bath Salts

Hey, guys! In today’s post, I’m going to tell you how to make relaxing bath salts. I wanted to get your creative and relaxing senses tingling. This project only takes a few minutes of your time and a few items in your kitchen.

The holidays are just around the corner and you know that means? Headaches, traffic jams, and long lines, what more could you ever want? Listen, I know you are busy trying to make everyone happy, but you need to slow down and give yourself some love. After all the pumpkins pies and sugar cookies have been baked, light a few candles and relax.

The beautiful thing is that you don’t need to leave the house or spend all your money at a spa. All you need to do is grab Epsom Salt and a few drops of essential oils. The benefits of homemade bath salts go beyond skin deep. Besides improving circulation and clearing acne, bath salts can also help relieve muscle tension and arthritis. 

If I’ve convinced you to give this diy a try, here is a simple guide you can use to create your relaxing bath experience. What kind of homemade products do you use? Don’t forget to subscribe to my blog for more posts. I would also love it if you shared this post on social media. I put a lot of time and effort into this baby blog, so feel free to share!

What You’ll Need:

1 cup sea salt
1 cup epsom salt
¼ cup baking soda
2 tablespoon carrier oil (coconut oil, jojoba oil, grapeseed oil)
10-20 drops of essential oil
dried herbs (optional)
glass bowl
wooden spoon
airtight container

How To Make Bath Salts?

Step 1: 

Combine the sea salt, Epsom salt and baking soda in a bowl. 

Step 2:

Add the carrier oil.

Step 3:

Add essential oils and dried herbs of your choice.

Step 4:

Stir all the ingredients with a wooden spoon and store in an airtight container. 

Recipes To Try 

Grapefruit and Ylang Ylang Bath Salts

Ingredients:

1 cup sea salt
1 cup Epsom salt
¼ cup baking soda
2 tablespoon avocado oil
½ teaspoon vitamin E oil
11 drops of grapefruit essential oil
9 drops of Ylang Ylang essential oil

Directions:

In a bowl, combine sea salt, Epsom salt, and baking soda. Pour avocado oil and vitamin E oil. Add grapefruit and ylang-ylang essential oil. Stir with a wooden spoon until blended.

Vanilla Honey Bath Salts

Ingredients:

1 cup sea salt
1 cup Epsom salt
¼ cup baking soda
2 tablespoon jojoba oil
½ teaspoon vitamin E oil
1 tablespoon of raw honey
8 drops of vanilla essential oil

Directions:

In a medium bowl, combine sea salt, Epsom salt, and baking soda. Pour jojoba oil and vitamin E oil. Add the vanilla essential oil and honey. Stir with a wooden spoon until blended.

Rosemary Tea Tree Bath Salts

Ingredients:

1 cup sea salt
1 cup Epsom salt
¼ cup baking soda
2 tablespoon jojoba oil
2 tablespoon dried rosemary
5 drops of rosemary essential oil
15 drops of tea tree essential oil

Directions:

In a medium sized bowl, combine sea salt, Epsom salt, and baking soda. Add jojoba oil and dried rosemary. Pour essential oils and stir with a wooden spoon until blended well.

Eucalyptus and Rosemary Bath Salts

Ingredients:

1 cup sea salt
1 cup Epsom salt
¼ cup baking soda
2 tablespoon jojoba oil
½ teaspoon vitamin E oil
12 drops of eucalyptus essential oil
8 drops of rosemary essential oil

Directions:

In a medium bowl, combine sea salt, Epsom salt, and baking soda. Pour jojoba oil and vitamin E oil. Add eucalyptus and rosemary essential oils. Stir with a wooden spoon until blended.