I LOVE homemade gifts that are functional AND pretty at the same time. I like to give things that I would actually like to receive as a gift myself…like this Homemade Bath Salts Gift Set.
Homemade Bath Salts are really easy to make and just take a few simple, easy to find ingredients. And, if you like to take baths, you know how yummy smelling they can make your bath water. Plus the salts have some great healing and soothing aspects for your skin.
These Homemade Bath Salts also contain some awesome doTerra Essential Oils. These essential oils also have multiple benefits and uses depending on the type of Essential Oil you use.
First, let’s give you the recipe. It is the same Homemade Bath Salts Recipe I have shared with you when I first started blogging.
Homemade Bath Salts Recipe:
If you want more than one scent and color, separate into different bowls before adding the color and scent. Then you can have 2-3 different choices to choose from. Let the bath salts dry for 24 hours before placing them into your decorative jars.
I chose not to use any coloring as I wanted all of the jars to be similar and fresh and clean looking. I used doTerra’s Lemon, Lavendar, and Peppermint Essential Oils for my jars. You follow the directions for each flavor of Bath Salt and then just add the Essential Oil of your choice.
I haven’t talked much about doTerra’s Essential Oils but I have been using them since April and have fallen in love with them. You might have noticed that I have used them in a few of my past posts recently. (Chocolate Cinnamon Bread, Peppermint Candy Cane Scrub, Lemon Sugar Scrub) The thing I love about them is that almost all of doTerra’s essential oils are food-grade oils which means you can take them internally and use them safely on your skin.
If you have questions about each of the oils, you can click on their names for more information about the benefits of each oil by clicking on each of their names above. Or feel free to email me with your questions!
Want to print out the labels I used here? Simply click on this link to get access to the Free Bath Salts Labels.
And since many of you will ask, the bottles are Starbucks Vanilla Frappacino Drinks. They came with the cute little carrier in a set of 4. And I found them at my local Target. I know…we LOVE Target!
You can buy high quality/food grade Essential Oils here: DoTerra’s Essential Oils
Other Idea Room Sugar Scrubs/Bath Salts you might be interested in checking out: