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Make your own luxe milk bath salts

It’s the time of year to enjoy long hot baths and this DIY recipe is one we guarantee you will LOVE! It smells amazing, looks amazing, and best of all, does amazing things for your body and mind.

With milk powder to nourish your skin, magnesium salt flakes to soothe your body, and lavender oil to calm your mind, this formula ticks all the boxes. Let’s jump in to how you can make your own luxe milk bath salts!

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Items you will need:


1. In a bowl, combine the magnesium flakes, powdered milk and bi-carb soda using a fork.

Combine magnesium flakes
Combine 1.5 cups of magnesium flakes, 1.5 cups of powdered milk and 0.5 cups of bi-carb soda

2. Add 30 drops of essential oil and stir again. We suggest adding 15 drops, stirring, and then adding another 15 to get a more even distribution. Alternatively, you could dilute the essential oil with 2 tablespoons of a carrier oil, such as sweet almond oil.

Add essential oils
Add 30 drops of essential oils

3. Add your dried lavender and dehydrated citrus fruits and gently stir with a fork one last time. It’s easy to make your own dehydrated citrus fruits in the oven, just follow this tutorial where we show how to make dehydrated orange slices.

Add dried citrus fruits
Add dried lavender and dehydrated citrus fruits

4. Transfer your milk bath salts into an airtight container.

Milk bath salts in airtight container

This DIY is so simple and makes for a fabulous gift — simply add ribbon and perhaps a dried citrus wheel to decorate!

Will you give this DIY luxe milk bath salts tutorial a go? We’d love to know if you adore it as much as us!

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DIY luxe bath salts
Gina Beschorner Style Curator

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