Bath Oils

Lemon Grass, Coriander and Clove Bath
2 tbsp almond oil
2 drops of lemon grss oil, corianderoil, clove oil

Measure almond oil into a small bowl
Slowly add all the oils
Mix ingredients and pour into running water

This bath helps stimulate the circulation and relive suffering joints and muscles
Dionne Latham 1/9/99

Gentle Arthritis Bath
15 drops Lavender
5 drops Clary Sage
10 drops Geranium
3 drops Ylang Ylang.

Place oils in bath under running water.Warm is sometimes better than hot.... Rinse thoroughly when finished.

Light a candle and make sure you can relax with no interruptions.
Greg 12/08/98

Eros Bath
4 drops Sandalwood
4 drops Ginger
4 drops Rose
2 drops Ylang Ylang

Place oils under running water. Share this bath with a partner
Greg 12/08/98

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Bath Oil
Dried cones, pods, twigs, grasses, vine tendrils, rose hips and petals, statice, lamb's ears, nigella, baby's breath, larkspur and everlastings.

7 ounces light oil - sweet almond, castor, canola, apricot, grapeseed or a combination.

1 Tablespoon vitamin E oil.
1 teaspoon lilac or lily of the valley floral oil.

Mix the oils in a separate container, then pour over the dried material, which has been placed in a bottle. You put 2 Tablespoons in a bath.
Contributed by a member of the Toiletries List.

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Sandra's Foaming Bath Oil
6 oz vodka (I added some red pigment to this)
12 oz light mineral oil ( veggie oils would work too)
1 oz Roberts bubble bath
1/2 to 1 tsp eo

It disperses very well when shaken. If you want more foaming, you'd need to add more bubble bath.
Sandra Good

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Tropical Bath Oil
1/2 C. Apricot kernel oil
10 drops each, perfume oils:
mango; coconut; gardenia
1 T. Glycerin
1 drop orange food coloring (optional)

Combine all ingredients in a bottle and shake gently until well blended.
Kelly Reno

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Dispersing Bath Oil
1 whole egg
1/2 cup baby, mineral oil
2 tsp liquid detergent (maybe shredded soap?)
1/4 cup vodka
2 Tbs honey
1/4 cup whole milk
fo/eo to suit
liquid food coloring

Mix all ingredients in blender for 30 seconds. Use only 1-2 Tbs of oil per bath...shelf life at room temp is about 18 months.
From Super Formulas by Elaine White
Contributed by Antoinette Helfer

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Bath Oil Beads
This recipe is a variation of the rose bath beads in Kelly Reno's book "Oils, Lotions and Other Luxuries".

.25 cup powdered milk2 Tbs white flour
2 Tbs borax powder.25 cup distilled water
2 tsp mineral oil10 drips lilac FO
food coloring 

Combine milk, flour, and borax, mixing well. Now add water, oil, FO, and food coloring to form a thick dough. 1 tsp of dough, roll and dry for at least 24 hours.
Printed with permission of Beverly (

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PMS Bath Oil
Combination 1 – essential oils
3 drops clary sage
3 drops lavender
2 drops rose absolute or otto

Combination 2 – essential oils
2 drops clary sage
3 drops lavender
2 drops Roman chamomile
2 drops rose geranium

For bath – add either combination of oils directly to tub full of warm bath water and mix well.
For bloating – add oils to 1/2 oz. base oil and 2 drops of juniper and massage into the abdomen.
Base Oils – Sweet almond oil, jojoba or grapeseed oil
From “The Essential Oils Book” by Colleen K. Dodt Page 88
Contributed by Frances Baclaski 9/26/98

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