Bath Bomb – Peppermint

Bath Bomb – Peppermint

A very relaxing and soothing bath - full of peppermint!

What you need

2 tbs Cornstarch
2 tbs of Citric acid
1/4 cup of Baking soda
3 tbs of Oil (see below for what oil might be suitable for you)
1/4 tsp peppermint fragrant oil or essential oil
5 drops of Green food coloring



Pick the right oil for you in our guide.

Mix all the dry ingredients together and then add the oils and food coloring a little at a time until the right consistency is achieved.

It should be a workable dough. If your mix is too wet add some more baking soda until it dries up.

When we make our own DIY Bath Bombs we use and highly recommend this bath bomb mold for making single bath bombs or if you are making multiple bath bombs you may want to check out these silicon multi bath bomb molds and even a bath bomb press if you intend on making hundreds of Bath bombs for selling or gifts.

Roll the mix into balls and place onto waxed paper and allow it dry for 5-6 hours.

Once dry, these are still a little delicate so it’s best to wrap them up straight away.

Wrap them with some cellophane or place them into paper cupcake cups. They make great gifts.

To use: Place 1-2 of these into a warm bath of water.


  1. sandrulka101 says

    what if i use this recipe to make bathbomb cupcakes? would that work?

  2. I had a staggette to go to and I made the surprise baskets,I made you bath bombs and OMG they were received with great enjoyment and I also gave the recepy and to the girls I got a call back from the girls now they are making bath bombs left right and center.HEHEHE.Thank you so very much.

  3. A great gift idea for winter!

  4. this is so cool! I’m going to try it at my next party w/ my friends

  5. I love this website! I’ve tried all of the bath&body stuff. They work great. Keep making ideas!

  6. CraftBits (Shellie Wilson) says

    They should be dry on the inside.

  7. creativeprincess says

    Very cool, Are they xuposed to dry completely? or stay soft and just dry on the inside? I love this idea!

  8. 2sistersandme says

    I love this idea can’t
    to make it!!!

  9. This is cool!

  10. cool i love it thanx but i want a plan lemon flavor

  11. Excellent recipe I really enjoy it and it’s very easy to make thanx.

  12. CraftBits (Shellie Wilson) says

    It worked fine for me, Add some more dry ingredients until you have a dryer mix. Next time add the ingredients a little at a time Until it is a workable dough.

  13. Click on the word oil for a full description of different oils you can use.

  14. Your recipe for bath fizzies states to use 3 tbs of oil. What kind of oil?

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