Desert Sands Bath Salt Recipe

Desert Sands Bath Salt Recipe

A rich fragrant bath salt recipe to counteract stress and fatigue.

Desert Sands Bath Salt Recipe


  •  5 drops yellow food coloring (optional)
  •  2 drops red food coloring (optional)
  •  4 drops musk fragrant or essential oil
  •  3 drops Jasmine essential oil or fragrant oil
  •  3 cups Epsom salt (a 2 lb bag will be enough)
  •  1 cup baking soda
  •  2 teaspoons liquid glycerin (skin moisturizer) (optional)


Combine baking soda, Epsom salt and glycerin until well blended, add scents stirring until there is no clumps just a fine powder. Divide the mixture evenly into 3 separate bowls. In the first bowl add 3 drops yellow food coloring, in the second add 3 drops red food coloring and in the 3rd bowl add 2 drops yellow with 1 drop red food coloring…stir each bowl until the color is well mixed. Allow the air to dry it for a few hours before placing in a bottle. Once dried, layer the colors…red first, then orange then lastly yellow.

To use: Pour 2 cups of mix into warm bath water. Soak for 20 minutes. 40 minutes for a therapeutic bath.

Note: Not intended or children.

Note: Liquid glycerin used as a skin moisturizer. Glycerin can be found at health food stores, some drug stores, or major department stores depending on where you live.

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