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floral bath soak

Zen out or get romantic with someone special and soak in the scents of rose and ylang ylang with your own DIY bath salts.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Author Lauren Toyota


  • 1 1/2 C epsom salts
  • 1 C fine Himalayan pink sea salt
  • 1/2 C pink French clay TIP: Available at natural health and beauty stores
  • 20 drops rose essential oil
  • 10 drops ylang ylang essential oil
  • 1/2 C dried rose petals or flower petals TIP: Available at arts and crafts stores


  1. To a mixing bowl, add Epsom salts, sea salt and clay.

  2. Using a wooden spoon, stir ingredients to combine.

  3. Add drops of essentials oils. (TIP: Use your fingers to mix the oils into the dry mixture until it blends in.)

  4. Transfer bath soak to an airtight container or jar, layering in crushed or whole rose petals (if using). To take an aromatherapy bath, add ½ cup of mixture to bath water. Soak for 20 minutes.

Recipe Notes

*NOTE: Pink clay may stain fabric/clothing. Any residual color left in the tub will wash off with regular cleaning.