Beauty,  Self Care

Easy DIY Bath Bombs

Being a mom can take a toll on your mind and body. Therefore finding time and activities to keep you relax is something you need to incorporate in your self-care regime. Bath bombs have become quite popular and even though they are not super expensive, making your own DIY Bath Bombs for Relaxation costs less and more rewarding.

DIY Bath Bombs for Relaxation

How To Make Bath Bombs

The main ingredients in bath bombs is baking soda and citric acid. The combination of the two is what causes that fizzing reaction. Corn starch or arrowroot helps with the silky feeling that attracts us all to bath bombs. The real goodies are the oils and salts. Coconut, almond, argan or apricot oils can make your bath bomb vary in how it benefits your bath time experience. Basic salt is just fine but if you want to put a pep in your bath, use Epsom Salt for its additional benefits. Again, good old mineral water can be used however my daughter has eczema so witch hazel works best for her. My choice for scents and colors are essential oils and dried herbs.

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Bath Bomb Equipment

Wing it! I do, but if you are more fancy pancy you can use a digital scale and different shape moulds. My kids love the heart shaped ones.

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