Homemade Bath and Beauty Gifts

How to Make Your Own Bath and Beauty Products

Check out this collection of homemade bath and beauty recipes that are perfect for gift giving. Making bath and beauty products is not only easy but also fun. You just might be able to find everything you need laying around your house right now. Once you make your gift, you can also make a homemade card or gift tag; then, you can use these creative gift-wrapping ideas for the perfect finishing touch.

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    Discover how easy it is to make colored bath salts to give to everyone you know.

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    Body Glitter Recipe

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    This recipe explains how you can make body glitter using Aloe Vera gel.

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    Learn how you can create bubble bath that makes a fun gift, or you can enjoy it yourself.

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    David Fisher, the About.com Guide to Candle and Soap Making, shares some recipes for making soap for shaving.

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    Cocoa Lip Gloss

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    Follow these instructions, and you can make lip gloss that is chocolate flavored.

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    Dry Skin Lotion

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    Learn how to make up a batch of lotion made with honey, vegetable oil, and lemon juice.

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    Energizing Bath Salts

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    Learn how to make bath salts made with eucalyptus, rosemary, and peppermint oils.

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    Grapefruit Mask

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    Follow these instructions and learn how to make a face mask using grapefruit, an egg white, and sour cream!

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    Honey and Milk Bath

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    Design a spa recipe that will help give you skin like Cleopatra.

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    Lip Gloss Recipe

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    Learn how to make lip gloss using these directions shared by a visitor.