What I used: 3 tbsp. Epsom salt (or coarse sea salt) 1/2 cup baking soda 1/4 cup cornstarch or arrowroot powder 1/4 cup citric acid 1 tbsp coconut oil spraying bottle with witch hazel or water liquid food coloring essential oils (optional)
Bath bombs leave your bathwater cleansing & soothing. However, bath bombs can be expensive and include citric acid that can be harsh on your skin. DIY it using ingredients found at the grocery store, and omit the citric acid. This recipe calls for cream of tartar, which, when combined with baking soda, will give you the same fizzy results!
40 Life-Changing Ways to Use Epsom Salt in Your Everyday Life
If dieting, taking weight loss pills, and exercising is not your cup of tea, Epsom salt bath may be the perfect way to lose a few extra pounds. It is an excellent and relaxing way to lose weight. This salt has been used since the 1900s for weight loss and to cure skin and digestive problems. Epsom salt or magnesium sulphate heptahydrate was discovered in Epsom, England.
One of my new favorite ways to use essential oils is in my own body scrubs, like this Essential Oil Rosemary Lemon Body Scrub recipe! This also makes for an amazing gift, too. I know if someone gave me a personal, homemade gift, I'd be delighted!