5 DIY skincare recipes that will wow as gifts

DIYing your gifts is so much fun and packs them full of extra love. It can also be cheaper and ensures you know exactly what’s in the gifts that you’re sharing with your nearest and dearest.

Here are five recipes that have the wow factor!

Lavender Epsom Bath Salts - Diy Gift Kit (Makes 4)

DIY skincare recipe: lavender epsom bath salts


INGREDIENTS (MAKES 4)

  • 4 x 500g amber glass jar (with wooden spoon)
  • 1.2kg Epsom salt
  • 500g sea salt
  • 200g bicarb soda
  • 7.5ml (120 drops) lavender oil

METHOD (MAKES 4)

  • In a large mixing bowl, mix 1.2kg of Epsom salts, 500g sea salt and 200g bicarb soda.
  • Pour half of the bottle of lavender essential oil in (120 drops) and mix thoroughly.
  • Divide the mix between four 500g amber glass jars.
  • Place the wooden spoons on top and screw the lids into place.

 

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DIY skincare recipe: floral magnesium bath salts


INGREDIENTS (MAKES 4)

  • 4 x 500g amber glass jar (with wooden spoon)
  • 1kg magnesium flakes
  • 500g sea salt
  • 50g of Floral Love tea blend

METHOD (MAKES 4)

  • In a large mixing bowl, mix 1kg of magnesium flakes and 500g sea salt.
  • Divide the mix between four 500g amber glass jars.
  • Divide the Floral Love mix between the four jars, sprinkling it on top of the salt blend.
  • Place the wooden spoons on top and screw the lids into place.

 

Delicious Orange Coffee Scrub - Diy Gift Kit (Makes 4)

DIY skincare recipe: delicious orange coffee scrub


INGREDIENTS (MAKES 4)

  • 4 x 500g amber glass jar (with wooden spoon)
  • 500g ground coffee (source this from your local café)
  • 500g organic coconut sugar
  • 500ml olive oil
  • 7.5ml (120 drops) wild orange essential oil

METHOD (MAKES 4)

  • Source 500g of ground coffee from your local café.
  • In a large mixing bowl, mix 500g of ground coffee, 500g organic coconut sugar.
  • And 500ml of olive oil and half of the bottle of orange oil in (120 drops) and mix thoroughly.
  • Divide the mix between four 500g amber glass jars.
  • Place the wooden spoons on top and screw the lids into place.

Make Natural Perfume For 10 - Diy Gift Kit

 

DIY perfume recipe: floral musky perfume rollers


INGREDIENTS (MAKES 10)

  • 10 x amber glass roller ball bottles
  • 100ml fractionated coconut oil
  • 5ml of whisper perfume blend

METHOD (MAKES 10)

  • Remove the tops of the roller ball containers.
  • Fill the ten roller balls with fractionated coconut oil, leaving a little room at the top.
  • Add 8 drops of Whisper natural perfume essential oil blend to each.
  • Snap the roller ball tops back on.
  • Shake well.

 

DIY Rosewater Recipe

DIY rosewater


INGREDIENTS (MAKES 5)

METHOD (MAKES 5)

  • Remove the rose petals and wash them under warm water.
  • Place the petals in a large saucepan with the distilled water.
  • Cover, and bring the water to a simmer over a low to medium heat.
  • Let them simmer for 20 – 30 minutes or until the petals have lost their colour.
  • Using a colander/strainer, separate the petals from the water.
  • Let the water cool before pouring it into the amber glass spray bottles.
  • To use as a face toner, spray the rosewater directly to your face or on to a cotton pad and wipe.

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