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DIY Fizzy Bath Bombs

These great essential oil DIY Fizzy Bath Bombs would be great for a gift such as Mother's Day or to use yourself. They are also a great way to save money on buying expensive bath bombs.DIY bath bombs are a fun and easy way to make your own bath products. They can be made with ingredients you may already have in your home.

Creating a spa-like environment in your home can easily be done using simple household ingredients and essential oils. Bath bombs are a fun way to add excitement to your senses while enjoying the benefits of essential oils. They are also entertaining to use, and are loved by all; because Bath bombs are excellent gifts for both adults and children. Try adding some colour to the mixture, you will love the water-changing colour, but will also love the fizz from the bath bombs. Even if you don't have a bathtub, these bath bombs can still be effective in a shower. The water will help dissolve the bath bomb and release the aroma of the essential oils into the steam.
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1 cup citric acid
1 cup baking soda
½ cup cornstarch
½ cup doTERRA Fractionated Coconut Oil
8-10 drops favourite essential oil or blend
Silicone mould
Note: Citric acid can be found at most major supermarkets in the canning section.
Tip: You could also use almond oil or olive oil in the place of doTERRA Fractionated Coconut Oil.


  1. In the bowl, place citric acid, baking soda, cornstarch, and oil.
  2. Add 8-10 drops of the essential oil or essential oil blend of your choice.
  3. Mix well with a spoon until a soft dough is formed. It should have the consistency of damp sand. If the mixture is too wet, try adding a little more baking soda and cornstarch until the consistency is correct.
  4. At this point, you may add food coloring, dried herbs, or flower petals to the mixture.
  5. Place mixture in silicone molds. Let sit 24 hours before removing it from the mould.
  6. To use, drop-in tub or shower and allow to dissolve.
Note: Choose an essential oil to best suit your needs.  For relaxation, try Lavender or Lavender Peace®. For a mood boost, try Wild Orange or Citrus Bliss®.
Bath bombs are excellent gifts for both adults and children. When making for kids, try adding some color to the mixture. Not only will they love that the water changes colors, but will also love the fizz from the bath bomb.
Please always ensure it is 100% pure essential oil and if using doTERRA Essential Oil, as it is high quality, you don’t need a lot as it is extremely strong 😊
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