Diversions

Eco-Friendly DIY Bath Bombs that Make Your Skin Feel Amazing

The secret ingredient is on your kitchen counter...

We have a special place in our hearts for bath bombs. But sometimes it gets old having to re-buy them all the time. Plus some can be really bad for the environment.  So we tried our hand at making our own. After some trial and error, we finally nailed down the perfect DIY bath bombs recipe with a secret ingredient – olive oil! Now you can soak in your bath bomb and save the ocean too! And the best part, your can make them all different colors and sizes, perfect for you or to give as gifts.

DIY Bath Bombs Recipe

Dry Ingredients
1/2 cup baking soda
1/4 cup epsom salt
1/4 cup corn starch
1/4 cup citric acid

Wet Ingredients
3 tsp olive oil
1 tbsp essential oil of your choice
A few drops of food coloring
1 tbsp water

Directions
1. Mix together dry ingredients with a whisk.
2. Mix together wet ingredients in a separate bowl.
3. Add wet ingredients very slowly to your dry mix.
4. Scoop the mixture into your mold, let dry and harden.
5. Drop into the bath and enjoy!

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