Pamper Yourself with 15 DIY Essential Oil Bath Bombs
15 DIY Essential Oil Bath Bombs to pamper yourself. Are you ready for a spa-worthy bath soak?
Everyone deserves a fancy bath at least once a month, if not once a week, and DIY essential oil bath bombs are among my favorite ways to achieve it!
There’s nothing like spending a relaxing evening at home after a busy day and pampering yourself with a really good soak. The kind that leaves your skin feeling incredibly soft, your muscles completely relaxed, and your mind at ease.
Yep, I’m talking about a spa-worthy bath soak.
And if you’re anything like me, having essential oil bath bombs on hand makes self-care so much more attainable, which allows each of us to de-stress and unwind using the best essential oils for relaxation more frequently.
So, get ready to dig into fifteen unique DIY essential oil bath bombs!
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What is the best bath bomb recipe?
Like bath salts and lip scrubs, bath bombs are fairly easy to make at home, and the essential oils in each recipe are more than just a whim. While many want to know what are the most popular bath bomb scents? Instead, it would help if you chose a bath bomb created for benefitting your skin, body, or mood.
When you use essential oils wisely, you will find they can be incredibly therapeutic. Take, for example, essential oils for better sleep, stress relief, or skincare.
P.S. Get a printable list of our favorite essential oils blends for bath bombs in Oily Chic Library.
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How do you make bath bombs?
There’s no need to worry if you have never made bath bombs before because it’s just a matter of mixing ingredients in the correct order. And once you’ve made your first batch, you’ll quickly see how great they are for gifting, so check out these fantastic DIY essential oil bath bomb recipes, find your favorite, and give it a go!
15 DIY Essential Oil Bath Bombs – You’ve Got to Try
Are you ready for a spa-worthy bath soak? Pick an essential bath bomb recipe to make now!
1. Fizzy Lemon Meringue Bath Bombs
Fresh lemon and creamy sweet vanilla make this essential oil bath bombs recipe smell just like a slice of lemon meringue pie! This swirled bath bomb recipe is just as heavenly as store-bought bath bombs.
2. Birthday Cake Bath Bombs
You’ll find this birthday cake bath bomb recipe is easy to make – kids included! Make a batch together or make several as gifts. Birthday cake bombs make the best birthday gift – no matter how many candles are on the cake!
3. Green Tea And Lemon Bath Bombs
Green tea and lemon are such an energizing combo, and these bath bombs seem like the perfect choice when you’re feeling tired and need a kick. And since they contain coconut oil, they are also wonderful for dry skin.
4. Skin-Soothing Black Bath Bombs With Activated Charcoal
Activated charcoal is excellent at removing impurities from the skin, so if you’re looking to get a brighter complexion and hydrate your skin simultaneously, these black bath bombs are definitely worth a try.
5. DIY Cupcake Bath Bombs
Here’s a super creative bath bomb recipe that looks so good you might want to eat it (but really shouldn’t). The rose soap frosting is optional, but you can use it in the shower once you use the bath bomb. Don’t these look fun to make?
6. DIY Lavender Bath Bombs
Lavender essential oil is loved by many, and these bath bombs not only smell like a field lavender but also look gorgeous. Each would make perfect gifts for brides and new moms alike.
7. Garden Rose Bath Bombs
This rose garden DIY bath bomb recipe uses beet powder for natural pink color with a combination of dried rose petals. The classic scent of rose blended with eucalyptus essential oil creates an irresistible, ultra-indulgent treat – you’ve got to try it!
8. Relaxing Green Tea Bath Bomb Recipe
As good as they might look, these green tea bath bombs are a therapeutic cocktail that will simply melt away your stress and tiredness. There are quite a few pampering ingredients in there, such as avocado and grapeseed oil, as well as lavender and lemongrass essential oil.
9. Do It Yourself Orange Bath Bombs
I’ve always found orange essential oil to have an uplifting scent, and these DIY essential oil bath bombs made with orange oil are sure to lift your mood. They will make great party favors if you decide to make them in a flower-shaped mold.
10. Star Wars BB8 Theme Bath Bomb Recipe
Speaking of orange, these Star Wars-themed bath bombs are quite the twist. Even if you’re not a Star Wars fan, you can still try this recipe and simply change the colors to create your own theme or skip the coloring altogether.
11. Hydrating DIY Rose Bath Truffles Recipe
These rose bath truffles will fizz in your bath to create a rich foam and release nourishing shea butter and coconut oil, so they are perfect for pampering your skin during the cold season.
12. Vanilla Pumpkin DIY Bath Bombs
With the drop of one of these vanilla pumpkin bath bombs into your bath, the fizzing will make your bath water look like warm milk froth sprinkled with pumpkin spice. Slip in and get cozy in the comforting fragrance, enjoy a cup of hot tea, or read a book as you settle in. Make a batch today!
13. Bath Bombs For Colds And Sinus Relief
I don’t think there’s anybody who likes having a cold, but you might see the upside if you try these decongesting DIY bath bombs. Peppermint and eucalyptus essential oils can help clear your airways and fight off a nasty bug.
14. Easy Homemade Bath Bombs With Essential Oils
Check out this bath bomb recipe if you’re a beginner. It’s really simple and uses lavender and chamomile essential oils for relaxation, but you can always use other oils you with to incorporate too.
15. DIY Rose Bath Bomb Bars & Printable Label
Bath bombs with dried rose petals look so fancy, and since these come with a classy label you can print on transparent sticker paper, you can easily use these as gifts too.
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Pin these 15 DIY essential oil bath bombs to try this weekend, and don’t forget your printable bath bomb essential oil blends above!
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