The Secret Recipe Top Spas Prefer
An easy to make bath salts recipe is the perfect solution when you want to relax and de-stress at the end of the day. You can make a batch for yourself and then customize it with your favorite heavenly scents. When you need a quick homemade gift to give during the holidays or any time of year you’ll find that natural skin care products are always appreciated. Go ahead and transport yourself to your own home spa today. It’s easy!
How To Use Bath Salts For Relaxation
Real natural bath salts are simply that – salt. There are different types such as dead sea salt or Epsom salt and they are combined together to be used as a bath soak.
You can add scent and color to them and then toss about 1/2 cup of the mixture into your warm bath water.The salt alkalizes the water and makes it feel silky to your skin. It’s a wonderfully relaxing experience which is why the top spas use them.
Are you ready to whip up an easy to make bath salts recipe?
Tip: Color combined with a special container is what makes this gift look luxurious. Clear containers with metallic tops add that special touch.
Homemade Bath Salts Recipe
Notice: It only takes 3 main ingredients to make. This makes it the perfect recipe for kids to try.
|It’s so easy to make bath salts. Here’s the basic recipe for any bath salt:2 cups Epsom Salt
12 drops scent (essential oil)
1 or 2 drops food coloringTake 1/2 cup of salt and add the scent and the food coloring. Mix it well in a glass bowl. Then add the rest of the salt and mix so that the color and scent is distributed evenly. Put in either large Ziplock bags or glass jar containers.
That’s it! You can customize the recipe for a variety of bath salts. For instance, use 1 cup of Epsom salt and 1 cup of dead sea salts.
You can add more or less of the essential oil scent of your choice.
You can leave your salts natural and uncolored, or you can make them beautiful shades of blue, green or pink.
Keep in mind that salt attracts moisture. It’s very important that you keep the salts in a container with a lid on. If you don’t the salts will clump together.
What Are The Benefits Of Bath Salts?
Bath salts are said to have a number of benefits:
- Reducing muscle tenderness.
- Soothing minor skin irritations.
- They can be used as exfoliators.
- The scents can produce calmness.
- Salt softens the water giving it a silky feel.
These easy to make bath salts are perfect for giving as gifts during the holidays.
Create your own labels on your computer or simply design them by hand with stick on labels. Your family and friends will appreciate the time you spent to create a handmade gift especially for them.