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DIY Relaxing Bath Salt Recipe

Cook: 10 mins
Total: 10 mins
To help you relax and unwind after a busy, stressful day, take a hot bath using bath salts you made yourself! This DIY Relaxing Bath Salt recipe is easy and smells amazing.


  • 2 cups Epsom salts
  • 1/4 cup carrier oil such as almond, avocado, or grapeseed
  • 1/8 cup baking soda
  • 1/8 cup dried lavender flowers
  • 30 drops lavender essential oil


  • Mix the carrier oil and essential oil in a bowl.
  • Add the Epsom salts and baking soda and whisk the oil into the soda and salts
  • Add the lavender flowers and stir.
  • Store in a quart jar and add 1/4 cup into your bath water.
  • Make sure you thoroughly rinse out your tub after your bath because the oil will make it slippery. Use caution getting in and out of the tub, too!
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