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Essential Oil Bath Salts to Soothe Sore Muscles

Relax after a long, hard day with these essential oil bath salts, made with essential oils for sore, achey muscles. These DIY bath salts make a perfect homemade gift!
Keyword Bath Salts, diy, essential oils, homemade gift
Active Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Author Angie Holden

What You Will Need

  • 2 cups of Epsom salts I used one cup of Lavender and one cup of eucalyptus
  • 1/2 cup of citric acid
  • 10 drops each eucalyptus peppermint, chamomile, and frankincense essential oil
  • 1/4 cup dried lavender
  • Food coloring


  • Add Epsom salts to a medium sized bowl.
  • Then add in citric acid.
  • Add in all essential oils.
  • Then add dried lavender.
  • Add food coloring (you can skip this step if you would like).
  • Give everything a good stir until well combined.
  • Then store in an air tight container until ready to use (a mason jar is perfect for this).