​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​                                                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

Funnel



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.

Tips:

*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.


Visit our company blog for additional ideas and for ideas on how to choose your oils for specific health reasons.



Calming and soothing essential oils for bath salts
These essential oils are great for relaxing bath salts:

Lavender
Chamomile
Bergamot
Frankincense


Refreshing and invigorating essential oils for bath salts
These essential oils are great for pick-me-up type bath salts:

Peppermint
Citrus oils – lemon, orange, lime, grapefruit, bergamot
Rosemary
Ginger


Mood-lifting essential oils for bath salts
These essential oils are great for creating a sense of happiness or well-being:

Lavender
Bergamot
Rose geranium
Sandalwood
Ylang ylang


Sensual essential oils for bath salts
These essential oils are just deliciously sensual:

Patchouli
Ylang ylang
Rose
Jasmine
Frankincense
Sandalwood

 
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:

Rosemary
Bergamot
Vetiver
Camomile
Patchouli
Peppermint