Making your own bath bombs for yourself or to give as gifts is easier than you think!

Check it out:

What you”ll need:

  • 2 cups baking soda
  • 1 cup citric acid
  • 1 cup epsom salt
  • 1 cup corn flour
  • 5 teapspoons coconut oil melted
  • 1 1/2 tsp (or more if needed) water in a spray bottle
  • 2 tsp essential oil
  • soap colouring (optional)
  • muffin tin
  • molds (optional)


  1. Combine all the dry ingredients in a bowl.
  2. Combine essential oil, coconut oil and 20 drops of colour in a separate bowl.
  3. Pour liquid into the dry ingredients and mix.
  4. Add 20 more drops of colour if needed.
  5. Using the spray bottle and adding a couple of squirts of water at a time, mixing in between sprays until it’s a consistency of damp sand and it holds together.
  6. Place mixture into your molds or simply make clumps and shape with your hands.
  7. Place shaped bath bombs into the muffin tin which is covered with a tea towel and leave to dry for 24 hours.
  8. Your bath bombs are ready to gift or use yourself.

Watch the video for easy to follow visual instructions:

Such an easy beauty craft and I know lots of people who would love some of these for their birthday. They are also perfect for Mother’s Day.

Do you enjoy a soak in the bath?

PLEASE share with us in the comments below

Video and image credit: YouTube

  • I don’t remember having taken a bath. I generally prefer a shower. But a bath can be much more relaxing!!


  • This has my attention, will be giving this a go. This would make a lovely present.

    • I make many bathroom products – great for relaxation – making them and then enjoying them.


  • Sure do love a good soak in the tub and sure do like making my own bath products.


  • A great present to give on Mother’s Day!


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