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A long, hot bath is the solution for most of our mundane issues.

Its almost a general cure for anything, from sore muscles to dry itchy skin.

Gingerly step into a tub with Epsom salts and you would feel better almost instantly.

For this tub dream to come true, we're all about the add-ins!

This recipe mixes fragrant rose essential oil with detoxifying salts and baking soda.

Soaking in the Himalayan pink salt helps to remove toxins and ease sore muscles.

The minerals will leave you with softer skin, too!

The gorgeous pink shade makes it a beautiful gift for any season when packaged in a pretty bottle.

Here's what you would be needing.

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup Himalayan pink salt

  • 1/2 cup Epsom salts

  • 1/2 cup baking soda

  • 1 tablespoon dried rose petals (optional)

  • 10 drops rose essential oil

How to:

  • Mix all your dry ingredients in a bowl, Himalayan pink salt, Epsom salts, baking soda, dried rose petals.

  • Add the rose essential oil as the final step, using more or less based on how aromatic you want your bath.

  • Use a funnel to pour the product in an airtight container.

  • Add a 1/2 cup portion of the mixture for every soak.

See the end result in gallery.

Watch this clip on DIY Bath salts tutorial.

DIY Bath salts tutorial

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