Do you have a stash of Essential Oils saved up somewhere? Wondering how you can use it?
Holidays and vacations are the best time to get rid of all those extra essential oils in the form of gifts while saving a lot of money.
There are a lot of things that you can make with these essential oils so there is no chance that you would run out of ideas. Some essential oils have medicinal properties which can be used to treat babies and saving them from harmful side-effects of medicines. Imagine gifting the perfect gift while saving yourself your money, doesn’t that sound like the best deal to you?
So, I have listed down a few DIY essential oil recipes to make your own gifts:
1. All-Purpose Cream
Another great gift idea is an all-purpose cream which can be used for moisturizing hands, cleaning, protecting the skin, and so on. Trust me, this gift is perfect for everyone!
- 1 glass pot
- 5 drops each of Lemon, Lavender, and Tea Tree Essential Oil
- 2 ounces of raw coconut oil
Mix all the ingredients together in a bowl with the help of a fork or a spoon. Once it is thoroughly mixed, scoop it up and transfer it to the glass pot.
Close the lid of the pot and then store it in a cool, dark place.
2. Exfoliating Body Scrub
It is important that you get rid of all the dead skin cells if you want your skin to look lustrous and healthy and what better way to do it than using a body scrub. You can gift this amazing exfoliating body scrub to all your female friends who don’t have time to take care of themselves and need something like this to make their skin amazing with the least amount of effort again.
- 1 glass bottle
- ½ cup of raw olive oil
- 1 cup of sea salt
- 5 drops each of Ylang Ylang, Frankincense, and Lavender Essential Oil
Take the salt into a glass bowl and then add olive oil to it.
Mix them together with the help of a metal spoon and then add the remaining essential oils and stir them well together. Put this mixture into the bottle and close off the lid, then store it in a cool dry place. Your scrub is now ready to be used.
3. Perfume Blend
One of the best recipes to make your own fragrant perfume which can be used by everyone and will help the user in feeling relaxed and fresh.
- 1 tbsp. coconut oil
- 3 drops of Grapefruit Essential Oil
- 2 drops of Frankincense Essential Oil
- 1 drop of Bergamot Essential Oil
- 1 drop of Copaiba Essential Oil
- 1 dark glass bottle
You need to mix all these ingredients together and then store it in your dark glass bottle. Keep the bottle stored in a cool dark place and shake well before every use.
Did you like these gift recipes? Excited to try them out? Trust me, your friends and family will love these gifts and you will get to save a lot too! So try it out!