15 Recipes for Relaxing Bath Salts {with essential oils}

Making bath salts is incredibly easy!  Combine the following ingredients, trying to somewhat evenly distribute the essential oil.  Once mixed well, store the bath salts in a glass container like this or this or this or this.   And tie a fun (and functional) spoon or scoop (like this or this or this) to the jar to make a super cute gift!

Depending on the size of your tub, use about 1/4 to 1/2 cup of this salt blend per bath.


bath salts


Here are some of my favorite relaxing essential oils and oil blends for baths:

  • 4 drops lavender and 4 drops cedarwood
  • 4 drops bergamot and 4 drops lavender
  • 2 drops lavender, 3 drops wild orange, and 4 drops cedarwood
  • 4 drops Roman chamomile, 2 drops cedarwood, and 3 drops lavender
  • 3 drops patchouli, 3 drops wild orange, and 3 drops frankincense
  • 4 drops lavender and 4 drops frankincense
  • 8-10 drops grounding blend
  • 8-10 drops calming blend
  • 4 drops cedarwood and 4 drops patchouli
  • 4 drops cedarwood and 4 drops vetiver
  • 8-10 drops lavender
  • 4 drops lavender, 2 drops ylang ylang, and 2 drops wild orange
  • 5 drops calming blend and 3 drops lavender
  • 4 drops frankincense and 4 drops sandalwood
  • 4 drops sandalwood and 4 drops lavender
  • 4 drops lavender, 2 drops geranium, and 2 drops Roman chamomile


Would you like an easy reference of all 15 recipes for relaxing bath salts?  Click here for a FREE PRINTABLE

bath salts


Disclaimer: Please know that this website contains affiliate links. This means that should you click on certain links, and then subsequently purchase a product, I will receive a small commission. The price is exactly the same for you as it would be without the affiliate link.  Thank you for supporting me in this way.

Want to Save This Post?

Enter your email & We'll send it to your inbox. Plus, get essential oil recipes, info, and ideas via our email newsletter!

Save Article

By submitting this form, you consent to receive emails from One Essential Community.

Photo of author

Sarah Lewis

A little thing about me: I 💙 essential oils. I also love using my background in research to help people learn more about essential oils and all the wonderful ways they can be used. I share DIY recipes for natural cleaners that really work, non-toxic beauty solutions, and holistic wellness. My essential oil recipes, info, and tips have been viewed more than 20 million times. I've been featured on MindBodyGreen, Health & Natural Living, All Natural Ideas, This Natural Home, Natural Living Ideas, and Passion for Savings.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.