Bath bombs…bath bombs… really excited!! In our busy lifestyle, we usually forget to pamper ourselves. We work like robots for the whole day and at last, we get tired. So, relaxing and pampering ourselves is very important. And for that, the best thing is bath bombs for a luxurious bath. So, today we will discuss various essential oils for bath bombs.
Essential oils play a very important role in relaxing our mind and mood. And it goes perfect with bath bombs. There are lots of bath bombs available in the market. And some of them does not contain essential oils. Also, they are loaded with harmful chemicals and artificial fragrances. So, it can harm your skin.
There are many brands which provide bath bombs loaded with natural oils. But, instead of buying such bath bombs. It is more fun to prepare it yourself. This bath bombs recipe is especially for “moms” as they have to handle husband, kids, and other family members. But, they do not pay attention to themselves. So, these amazing bath bombs with essential oils will help in relaxing their tired body.
It is just a saying but everyone gets tired after work. So, everybody needs pampering and relaxing their body. That is why using bath bombs with essential oils will refresh your mind. So, try out these amazing recipes of bath bombs with essential oils for a luxury bath.
ESSENTIAL OILS FOR BATH BOMBS
Essential oils for bath bombs plays a very important role. And there are lots of essential oils for bath bombs that you can use it. So, I will suggest you some of the best essential oil for bath bombs. You can use it single or in combination for preparing bombs.
Lavender essential oil for bath bombs:-
Lavender is one of the greatest herbs and used in many beauty products. It smells really nice and I especially love the aroma of it. Lavender contains soothing fragrance which is perfect for bath bombs. If you will try a lavender bath bomb then you will get a spa-like feeling.
Your stress or tension will be removed. And also it helps to soothe muscle aches. If you will bath with this lavender bath bomb. Then, your headache and tiredness will be instantly removed.
Peppermint essential oil:-
The combination of peppermint goes well with lavender essential oil. If you love lavender smell then you should surely combine it with peppermint. Your body will just love the fragrance of it. Peppermint oil contains anti-fungal properties. So, it is great for treating fungus and especially nail fungus.
Peppermint essential oil helps to provide relief from depression, stress, tension, and mental fatigue. It also makes your mood and mind refresh. It also helps in reducing swelling and also removes the pain. Peppermint oil provides a cooling sensation and also nourishes dry skin.
Lemongrass essential oil for bath bombs:-
If you want a fun bathing experience than surely use lemongrass essential oil. These citrus bath bomb will relax your whole body. And also gives you spa-like feeling at home. It also helps to soften and moisturize your dry skin.
Lemongrass oil calms your mind and relieves stress. It also helps to kill bacteria from your body. And also prevent any skin infection. So, go for this fun-loving lemongrass bath bomb.
So, these were some of the amazing essential oils for bath bombs. There are other essential oils for bath bombs that you can use. They are tea tree oil, rosemary, neem oil, chamomile oil, and lots more. You can use any of the essential oil for preparing bath bombs.
Ingredients to prepare bath bombs:-
Here, I will mention the ingredients that you will need to prepare bath bombs. You can add arrowroot powder in these bath bomb if you wish. And you can also add a combination of essential oils as per your choice.
- 1/2 cup of Epsom salt.
- One cup of Baking soda.
- 1/2 cup of Citric acid.
- Three tablespoons of coconut oil. (You can also use olive oil or sweet almond oil instead of coconut oil if you wish.)
- 15 drops of lavender essential oil.
- 15 drops of peppermint essential oil.
- One tablespoon of water.
- Natural food color. (Optional)
Finally preparing bath bombs:-
- Firstly, mix Epsom salt, baking soda, and citric acid in any bowl.
- Now, add wet ingredients like coconut oil and water.
- After that, you need to whisk it well to mix all the ingredients.
- Add lavender and peppermint essential oil in this mixture and again mix it well. You can also add more essential oil if you wish.
- After all the ingredients are nicely combined you need to add natural food color.
- It is optional but still if you wish then you can add it. And make sure it is mixed well with the mixture.
- Now, pour the sand like mixture in the molds to give a perfect bath bomb shape.
- You can also pour it in silicone cake molds. Else, you can use any shape for preparing bath bombs like flower shape or any of your choice.
- Keep this in a cool place or leave it overnight to make it completely dry.
How to use these bath bombs:-
Once it is completely prepared, you have to take one bath bomb. Fill the bathtub with lukewarm water. And drop the bath bomb in it. Once it is completely dissolved in the water. Just jump in the bathtub to get a luxurious bath experience. You can store the rest of the bombs in an airtight jar and keep it in a cool place. Otherwise, it will become sticky and will also melt.
You can gift these amazing bath bombs to your loved ones, friends or to some special one. Not only adults but children also love the experience of these bath bombs. And the best part is that it is loaded with essential oils.