DIY Holiday Gift Series: Essential Oils Body Care!

There’s nothing better than a little pampering this time of year, whether it’s for yourself or as a gift to someone else! In this post I share a few of my favorite homemade body care treats. These make fun and useful DIY gifts for the holiday season!

 

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Lip Balm

5 Tbls Coconut Oil

3 Tbls Beeswax pellets

12 drops Essential Oil (Lavender, Peppermint or Cinnamon) – (If you are interested in purchasing any of these oils, click this link HERE.)

Prepare 8, .5 ounce steel tins, by removing lids.

In a small sauce pan over medium heat, combine coconut oil and beeswax.  Stir constantly until beeswax melts.  Stir in essential oil and immediately transfer to glass Pyrex measuring cup.  Pour mixture into steel tins.  Allow to cool and harden before screwing on cap.

 

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EO Scents

10 ml Sweet Almond Oil or Fractionated Coconut Oil

2 drops Copaiba Essential Oil – (If you are interested in purchasing either of these oils, click this link HERE.)

2 drops Stress Away Essential Oil

Add oil to 10 ml Roll-on bottles, add essential oils, screw on cap and shake.

 

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Magnesium Bath Salts

1 1/2 cups Magnesium Flakes

1 cup Epsom Salts

15 drops Stress Away Essential Oil – (If you are interested in purchasing this oil, click this link HERE.)

Combine all ingredients in large bowl and mix well.  Transfer to 3, 4 oz. mason jars.

Use one jar per bath.

 

I love these craft paper tags and stickers to complete the project;-)

Packing a few of these goodies together is a great gift for the friends, teachers, or the hostess on your list!

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