Bath Bomb

How to make a bath bomb to relax with this weekend.


  • 1 cup bicarbonate soda

  • 1/3 cup citric acid

  • 1 tablespoon almond oil

  • 20 drops of essential oil

  • Few drops food colouring

  • Dried herbs or flowers (crushed to a fine powder)


  • Preheat oven to 225C.
  • Place bicarbonate soda and citric acid together in a mixing bowl.
  • Add dried herbs or flowers, food colouring, the almond and essential oils, then mix together.
  • Spoon powder into your desired shape mould, place a tray on top of the moulds and bake for 4 to 6 minutes.
  • Remove from oven, leave to cool and then remove your "bomb" from the mould.

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