Essential Oil Bath Salts
4-16 oz. glass container with lid
1-½ cups of Epsom Salt
Your favorite Essential Oil or combination of Essential Oils
In desired container, using funnel if needed, add ½ cup Epsom salt and then 5-6 drops of essential oil. Place lid on container and shake to mix. Repeat process until container is full.
*If you chose, you may add color to your salts, but make sure use cosmetic-grade soap colorant and not food grade coloring. Food grade coloring may stain bathtub.
*Adding some Dendritic Salt to your Epsom salt can cause the fragrance of your essential oil last even longer.
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Calming and soothing essential oils for bath salts
These essential oils are great for relaxing bath salts:
Refreshing and invigorating essential oils for bath salts
These essential oils are great for pick-me-up type bath salts:
Citrus oils – lemon, orange, lime, grapefruit, bergamot
Mood-lifting essential oils for bath salts
These essential oils are great for creating a sense of happiness or well-being:
Sensual essential oils for bath salts
These essential oils are just deliciously sensual:
Therapeutic essential oils for bath salts
Many essential oils have recognized therapeutic properties besides their aromatherapy properties:
Rosemary is great for soothing sore muscles, for the circulation, for tiredness, and for skin and hair problems.
Tea tree/Melaleuca – another great oil for problematic skin and effected areas.
Geranium – balancing the bodies hormonal system and for menopause.
Combining lavender with other scents
Lavender mixes really well with other essential oils. Here are some ideas for oils you can add to vary your lavender bath salts recipe:
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