· 8 ounces baking soda
· 4 ounces citric acid
· 4 ounces cornstarch
· 4 ounces Epsom salts
· 3/4 teaspoon water
· 2 teaspoons peppermint essential oil
· 2.5 teaspoons light oil (such as almond oil)
· Red food coloring
· Fillable clear plastic ball ornament
· Cookie sheet
· Wax paper
Step 1: Mix the dry ingredients together in a bowl.
Step 2: Mix the liquid ingredients in a small bowl.
Step 3: Pour the liquid mixture into the dry mixture and stir with a whisk. The mixture
Step 4: Tightly pack the mixture into half of the ornament. Do the same with the second half.
Step 5: Add a little more of the mixture on top of the second half of the ornament. Press the two halves together. If the mixture isn’t packing well, simply place it back into the bowl and slowly add a little bit of water at a time. Remember, too much water will ruin the bath bomb.
Step 6: After a few minutes, carefully remove the bath bomb from the mold. Set the bath bombs on a clean cookie sheet lined with wax paper and allow to dry for at least 24 hours.