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DIY BATH BOMBS!

November 16, 2015

 

Hey friends!  Making your own bath bombs are easier than you think!  Here are three bath bomb recipes to try.

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DIY BATH BOMB RECIPE:

Bath bomb mold

1/2 cup baking soda

1/4 cup citric acid

1/4 cup corn starch

1/2 cup epsom salt 

1 teaspoon water

2 teaspoons vitamin e oil

3+ drops of food coloring

3+ drops of essential oil

Dried up roses or other flowers

Whisk

Large bowl

Measuring cups

Measuring spoons

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Begin by mixing the following ingredients in a large bowl.  You might want to wear a dust mask while doing this.

1/2 cup baking soda

1/4 cup citric acid

1/4 cup corn starch

1/2 cup epsom salt 

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In a separate glass or bowl whisk the following ingredients together:

1 teaspoon water

2 teaspoons vitamin e oil

3+ drops of food coloring

3+ drops of essential oil

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Gradually add the liquid ingredients to the dried ingredients making sure to add small drops and continuously whisking.DIYbathbombs14  DIYbathbombs16

Add the dried up roses inside the bath bomb mold and pack in the bath bomb ingredients into the mold.DIYbathbombs17

Freeze the bath bomb for 30 minutes or more and once it’s completely dry you are ready to enjoy!

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Here’s how mind turned out.  It smells amazing!

I can’t wait to have a pamper night in and give these as stocking stuffers for the holidays!DIYbathbombs20 DIYbathbombs18

I also made a lavender vanilla bath bombs.  I mixed vanilla and lavender essential oil together and they smell amazing!

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The bath bomb on the right is a mocha bath bomb.  I added coffee beans, coffee grounds and chocolate fragrance oil.DIYbathbombs22 An easy way to gift these do it yourself bath bombs is simply placing it into a cute box.  I found these boxes at the Dollar Tree, here’s my haul video if you’d like to watch. DIYbathbombs23

Let me know you you try out these bath bomb recipes!  I can’t wait for you to tweet me pictures!

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