Essential Oil Bath Recipes

Jan 4, 2016 | Health & Wellness

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Take a hot and relaxing bath using these essential oil recipes. Having a relaxing bath can be very beneficial in a multitude of ways, not only for physical health but for mental health too. A process called bath therapy can be used in this instance and can provide a better outlook for people who are in need of some TLC to help them through their day, week, month, etc. What makes the experience even better is having a bath that is equipped with the relaxing needs that you require from your bath. This would be getting a whirlpool bath motor that can help massage and soothe you after a long stressful day, and even better this motor can be covered with a home warranty plan so that if it ever breaks it can get fixed straight away, and you can visit this site or other home warranty sites for more information! Read on below to see how essential oils can help, as well as check out websites such as for supportive bath therapy gifts.

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One of the benefits of essential oils is you’re able to add them to a bath with some salts as you relax at the end of a long day. We hope you enjoy these essential oil bath recipes – submitted by our Facebook Fans.

18 Essential Oil Bath Recipes

Submitted by Jessica Yuhas
The ultimate, relaxing, detox bath!
Add to Bath:1/4 tsp Core
1/4 tsp essential shield
1/2 tsp eucalyptus
1/2 tsp pine needle
A few drops of frankincense

Mix with 2 cups kosher salt and 1 cup Epsom salt

Submitted by Nora Weigl
For an amazing bath, relaxed muscles and calming of the soul.
10 drops lavender
10 drops core
10 drops breathe deep
5 drops tei fu essential oil

Mix with 2 cups epsom salts , 1 cup coarse sea salt and 1 cup baking soda. Add to warm bath and soak neck deep.

Submitted by Lisa Taylor Hutchinson
Sore and tight lower back muscles:
4 cups Epsom salt
5 drops Recover EO
5 drops Core EO
5 drops Helichrysium EO
Pray over the oils before putting in bath and while stirring the oils and salt in the bath water.

Submitted by Cyndee Landreman
Add to your bath for achy muscles and relaxation:
5 drops frankincense oil
5 drops orange oil
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 cup Epsom salt

Submitted by Susan Presley Kinningham
For a relaxing, detox bath soak, use:
5 drops lavender
5 drops Breathe Deep
1/2 c Epsom salts, 1/2 c baking soda, 1/2 c white vinegar

Submitted by Andrea Rosario
5 drops of lemon
3 drops of geranium
1 drop frankincense

Submitted by Kayla D Pike
1 C Epsom salt
10 drops red mandarin
8 drops lavender
4 drops frankincense

Submitted by Deedee Edwards Mast
1 cup Epsom salt
10 drops peppermint
3 drops frankincense
10 drops roman chamomile
10 drops lavender
Mix drops with Epsom salt then add to bath water. Smells wonderful!

Submitted by Jennifer Anderson
1 cup Epsom salt
1/2 cup baking soda
5 drops Peppermint EO
5 drops Tea Tree EO
10 drops Eucalyptus EO
10 drops Rosemary EO

Denise Beyers
1 -2 cups Epsom salt
10 drops Ylang Ylang
10 drops geranium and/or 10 drops patchouli eo
Smells great and is soothing, calming and uplifting.

Myra Burke
1 cup Epsom salt
10 drops breath deep
10 drops lavender
10 drops peppermint
10 drops lemon.
Relaxing and smells amazing.

Wendy Nelson Wells – Relax
1/2 cup Epsom salt
1/2 cup Dead Sea salts
1/2 cup baking soda
10 drops lavender
Relaxes body while body soaks in nutrients from the salts.

Jenn Pfeiler Noel
1 cup Epsom salt
1/2 baking soda
10 drops of refuge

Monica Chitwood
1c Epsom salt
½ c baking soda
5-8 drops Refuge Oil Blend
3 Drops frankincense Oil
Shake in jar. Mix into warm running bath water.
Relax and enjoy!

Debbie Moranz- Sullivan
1 c epsom salt
1/3 c sea salt
1/3 c baking soda
Dissolve the above in boiling water.
1/2 tsp ginger
1 c Apple cider vinegar
Peppermint or lavender essential oil.

Nora Weigl
Bath RECIPE for immune support and to assist your body systems:
2 cups Kosher Salt
1 cup Epsom Salt
1/3 tsp core essential oil
1/3 tsp. eucalyptus essential oil
1/4 tsp of Essential Shield essential oil
Mix all ingredients in a mason jar. SHAKE. Fill tub with warm water, and pour well blended contents over torso while you are lying in tub. You can add 2-4 small bottles of Peroxide to bath water. This is a POWERFUL RECIPE – if you feel any sensitivity, or irritation swirl salts into water. Can do 2- 5 days in a row.

Diane DeScala- Maiorisi Cnhp
For a Luxurious Balancing Bath- mix
1 cup Epsom Salt with 20 drops of Changes Blend (more or less to your liking)
2 drops Rose
Swirl mixture into the bath water as it’s running. Light some natural candles. Your favorite music and Escape to Balance and Happiness. Great for Men too.

Kacy Ross
1 cup Epsom salt
1 cup baking soda
5 drops lavender
5 drops eucalyptus
5 drops grapefruit

Use as a detoxing bath when sore, tired, or just needing a few minutes away from the kids!

What essential oils are good for a bath?
There are several good essentials oils for a relaxing bath. Lavender essential oil, Frankincense essential oil, Tea Tree essential oil, and NSP essential oil blends are some of the most popular.