Posted by Janelle Martel on
A nice, warm bath is almost synonymous with self-care, and is the perfect momentary escape during the busy holiday season. Take things up a notch by using special, holiday-themed goodies in your bath. These DIY recipes are easy (and making them is self-care on its own!), inexpensive and, if you have any leftover, also make great last-minute holiday gifts.
DIY Holiday Drink Bath Bombs // Ctrl + Curate
These creative, luxe bath bombs are inspired by your favourite holiday drinks: apple cider, peppermint hot chocolate, and eggnog. Ctrl + Curate's instructions make it easy to make one of each to enjoy throughout the holiday season.
Cranberry Coconut Salt Scrub // Kale & Caramel
A good body scrub is great for combating dry, winter skin and this cranberry coconut scrub smells amazing! You can easily use leftover cranberries in this scrub for a festive holiday touch, while the coconut lets you take a little trip to the tropics.
DIY Festive Holiday Bath Salts // A Simpler Grace
Whether you're dealing with stress or chronic illness, bath salts are a must! The Epson salts used in these is great for relieving muscle tension and reducing inflammation. These holiday themed bath salts use amazing and cozy scents like cinnamon, clove, and orange.
DIY Peppermint Bath Bombs // Making Lemonade Blog
Seasonal peppermint is great for cooling and invigorating, making popping one of these bath bombs into your tub a great way to feel refreshed.
Gold, Frankincense, and Myrrh Bath Bombs // Humblebee and Me
Made with frankincense and myrrh, these bath bombs have gold mica in them for a luxe bath experience.
DIY Fizzing Vanilla Peppermint Bath Salts // Busy Being Jennifer
These fizzing bath salts combine the best of bath bombs and bath salts into one. And, with peppermint and vanilla essential oils, they smell just like a candy cane.
DIY Shimmer Body Butter // Ms Quinn Face
After you're out of the bath, keep the experience going with this homemade shimmering body butter made with skin-nourishing coconut oil and your favourite lotion. There's even tips for how to customize the shimmer for your skin tone to give you the perfect healthy glow.
Not feeling creative? We've got plenty of seasonal bath and body goodies in our Winter Indulgence Bonus Box!