Homemade Bath Bombs
2 cups Epsom salts • 2 tablespoons water • A few drops essential oil(s) • 1 drop food coloring, plus more if desired • Special equipment: plastic pipette, large or small round bath-ball molds, storage jars • If bath ball molds are not available, use plastic eggs that open or silicone molds (muffin, ice cube etc)
Bath bombs are so much fun to make and give, but there’s a learning curve to figuring out how to get them just right. The Natural Bath Bombs eBook contains tips and recipes, along with basic formulas to use to design your own bath bomb recipes. It also covers how bath bombs work, natural colorant options, essential oils, herbal additives & more!
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! http://www.ehow.com/how_5057845_make-bath-bombs-citric-acid.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=freestyle&utm_campaign=fanpage
Ingredients: 1 cup cornstarch, ½ cup citric acid, ½ cup baking soda, ½ cup Epsom salt, 2 Tbsp coconut oil, 2 Tazo tea bags (unbagged), 2 Tbsp brewed Tazo tea. Instructions: Remove tea from Tazo filterbags. Combine cornstarch, baking soda and epsom salt in a bowl. Mix in coconut oil and 2 bags of your favorite Tazo tea, then slowly add 2 tablespoons of brewed Tazo Tea to the mixture. Mix, press into molds and you’re ready for bath time!