July 4, 2016

The hustle of your daily life can stress you out, leading to complete exhaustion and the inability to function properly because of your fatigue and irritability. What you need is some “me” time to relax, rest, rejuvenate and give yourself some loving. There is nothing more invigorating than a soothing bath. The best part is we can help you make healing and relaxing bath salts, all at home. Here are five simple and easy recipes for home made bath salts to get you going:

1. Wellness Bath Salt

This fragrant bath salt will relax and restore your body and mind.

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup Epsom salt
  • 1 cup kosher salt
  • 20 drops rose essential oil
  • 1/2 cup baking soda

Preparation:

  • Combine the Epsom salt, kosher salt and baking soda in a bowl
  • Add the rose essential oil and stir well
  • Place the mixture into an airtight jar and store in a cool, dark place
  • Add 1/2 cup of this soothing bath salts into your bath for heavenly relaxation
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2. Relaxing Bath Salt

When your muscles ache and your joints are swollen, this relaxing bath salt is what you need.

Ingredients:

  • 6 cups coarse sea salt
  • 3 cups Epsom salt
  • 20 drops Patchouli oil
  • 1 cup baking soda
  • 1 to 2 drops food coloring of your choice

Preparation:

  • Combine the Epsom salt, baking soda and sea salt in a large bowl
  • Add the essential oil and combine well
  • Add the food coloring until the bath salt gets the shade you like.
  • Transfer the salts into an airtight bottle and use half cup while bathing

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3. Lavender and Mint Bath Salt

When you feel tired and fatigued, this lavender and mint bath salt can rejuvenate you with its healing power.

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups of Epsom salt
  • 1/2 cup baking soda
  • 1/4 cup sea salt
  • 30 drops lavender essential oil
  • 10 drops peppermint essential oil

Preparation:

  • In a large bowl, mix Epsom salt, baking soda and sea salt. Mix well.
  • Add the lavender essential oil followed by the peppermint essential oil
  • Stir well and transfer to an airtight jar
  • Use 1/4 cup for your bath
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4. Healing Bath Salt

If you are suffering from a rash or have mild pain, this comforting and healing bath salt will be the perfect antidote for you- the best part? Simultaneous moisturization!

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups Epsom salt
  • 2 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1/4 cup sea salt
  • 5 to 10 drops of eucalyptus oil
  • 2 drops of teal food coloring

Preparation:

  • Combine Epsom salt and sea salt
  • Add the olive oil and eucalyptus oil
  • Mix well to break up the clumps
  • Add the food coloring to give your home made bath salts an attractive cyan color
  • Store in a jar that is airtight
  • Use 1/4 cup in your bath

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5. Coconut Milk Bath Salt

Want exfoliation and moisturization merged into your home made bath salts? Use this coconut milk bath salt each time your skin needs some gentle loving. You cannot store coconut milk bath salt like other bath salts, so remember ladies – make it fresh, just as you want your skin!

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup oatmeal
  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • 1 tablespoon honey

Preparation:

  • Grind the oatmeal to make a rough mixture
  • Combine coconut milk and honey to the ground oatmeal
  • Use it immediately to enjoy the relaxing benefits of the bath salt
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Courtesy: honeyandlime.co