Milk Vanilla Bath Salts

When you’ve just come back from a holiday shopping marathon, give those aching legs a break with this soothing bath time treat. Your skin will love the way sea salt moisturizes, while the Epsom salt will help unhappy muscles relax. Add in a little milk powder and vanilla extract to soften your skin and make your bath even more luxurious. A cute little jar filled with this milk vanilla bath salts and garnished with a vanilla bean makes a great gift!

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup epsom salt
  • 1 cup fine sea salt
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups powdered milk
  • Optional: 1 vanilla bean for decoration

How To (Quick Method)

Pour the sea salt, epsom salt and vanilla extract in a zip lock bag.

Lock it and shake it up until the salts are evenly mixed.

Pour the powdered milk in the bag and “massage” the salts to make sure the vanilla coats everything nicely.

Place in a glass jar.

How to (Layered Method):

This method looks more luxurious.

Pour the epsom salt at the bottom of a jar.

Coat the sea salt in vanilla extract and pour it on top of the epsom salt.

Pour the powdered milk at the top.

Seeing three layers through the glass gives this an extra cool look, perfect for a gift.

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