Homemade Christmas Gifts: DIY Bath Products for the Holidays

These amazing homemade spa recipes make great holiday gifts.

By: Rebecca Gonner, Editor,
Homemade Christmas Gifts DIY Bath Products for the Holidays

Though it may not be the most important part, gift giving is a big part of Christmas; and finding the perfect present for everyone on your list can be difficult, not to mention hard on your wallet. This collection of Homemade Christmas Gifts: DIY Bath Products for the Holidays can help you save money by making the perfect homemade gifts.

Homemade bars of soap and DIY scrubs will help your loved ones stay clean, smell good, and keep their skin healthy. Bath bombs and salts made especially by you will give your gift recipients an opportunity to relax and enjoy an evening in a warm bath. Lotions and lip balms with a special ingredient (it’s love) will keep your friends and family feeling refreshed.

When you are out of holiday ideas and need more inspiration for gift giving, turn to DIY. Everyone appreciates the time and effort that goes into making a gift from scratch. They’ll appreciate it even more when they see you made them a DIY bath product that will actually be useful in their life. Give the gift that keeps on giving; make DIY bath products for your friends and loved ones.

DIY Bath Bombs and Bath Salts Recipes

Peppermint Bath Bomb Recipe

Relax, we've got your DIY gift ideas here! Give the gift of relaxation by making homemade bath bombs and bath salts for your homemade Christmas presents this year. Everyone deserves a home spa day every now and then, and you can supply your friends and family with perfect DIY bath product for it.

Get started with these indulgent Peppermint Bath Bombs!

Easy DIY Bath Bomb Recipe

If you're not get super confident in your DIY bath product skills, this recipe is a great one to get started with. Everyone will love to see one of these in their Christmas stocking.

Aromatherapy Bath Bomb Recipe

Relax and unwind with these soothing aromatherapy bath bombs. If you want someone in your life to feel like they've won a trip to the spa, this the recipe to make.

Homemade Holiday Peppermint Bath Bombs

We love peppermint at this time of year, and so it's only natural to work it into a DIY bath bomb recipe. This recipe is refreshing and soothing.

Citrus Bath Salts Gift Jar

If the weather is chilly where you are, then these citrus bath salt will have you dreaming of a tropical getaway in no time. They make a great gift and look super cute.

Ginger Detox Bath Soak

Ginger is a great detox ingredient, and it will warm you up a little as well. This soak is super relaxing, and it might even sooth any pesky cold symptoms.

Sparkly Snowball DIY Soap Recipe

Get in the holiday spirit with these adorable sparkly snowball soaps! They are super cute and perfect for gift giving.

DIY Lip Balm and Homemade Lotion

Eucalyptus and Mint Soothing DIY Bath Melts

Soothe your your skin! Healthy skin is priceless; so, why not share homemade lotions and lip balms with the people on your Christmas list this holiday season? Your friends and family will love these Christmas scented lotions and balms, which they will know have only the safest, most natural ingredients since they were made 100% by you!

Homemade bath products come with the peace of mind that you aren’t putting any harmful chemicals all over your skin; and that’s really the best gift of all. Make some peppermint lip balm that will make your gift recipient think of Christmas every time they use it.

Get started with these amazing Eucalyptus Mint Shower Melts! 

Snowflake Lotion Bar Recipe

Relax in your DIY spa while the snow falls outside. These luxurious lotion bars are fun to use and make your skin super soft.

Homemade Cinnamon Lip Balm

Making your own lip balm is very easy, and it makes an amazing Christmas gift! This cinnamon flavored recipe is yummy and festive for the winter season.

Homemade Peppermint Cocoa Lip Balm

Chocolate and mint are a match made in heaven, and now you can experience this yummy combination while moisturizing your lips. Give it a try!

Orange and Honey DIY Lotion Bar Recipe

This soothing combination of aromas will gently wake you up and get you ready to start the day. Honey is also amazing for your skin.

DIY Perfect Peppermint Whipped Body Butter

We love the rich consistency of body butter. It truly provides a spa-like experience! Try this peppermint-scented recipe for a little winter-inspired indulgence.

Tri-Color Homemade Lip Balm

Not sure which color someone will like best? Then give this tri-color lip balm a try. It's the perfect gift!

Customizable Homemade Body Lotion

We love this DIY bath gift idea because you can customize it for anyone and everyone. Show your Secret Santa that you really care by giving them a product with their signature scent.

Whipped Green Tea and Coconut Oil Moisturizer

Green tea and coconut oil are the darlings of the DIY beauty world, and it's easy to see why! These soothing ingredients make an absolutely unbelievable moisturizer.

Soap Recipes and Homemade Scrubs

Peppermint Homemade Sugar Scrub

Soaps and sugar scrubs, oh my! Homemade soaps and scrubs make great gifts for the holiday season. Everyone needs soap, and homemade soap is made with love, so who wouldn’t want to receive that? DIY scrubs are great for your skin and help it stay healthy and rejuvenated.

Anyone with skin can benefit from a homemade scrub, so that probably encompasses most of the people on your gift list. For the person on your list who loves adorableness, make DIY soap shaped like gingerbread men! Give the pumpkin spice lover on your list a pumpkin spice sugar scrub so they can smell like their favorite coffee drink.

Get started with this yummy Peppermint Sugar Scrub (we like it even better than Christmas cookies).

Christmas Tree DIY Soap Bars

We love the classic Christmas tree design of these DIY soap bars, and so will anyone who gets them as a gift!

Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub Recipe

Any PSL lovers will go crazy for this sugar scrub. It's rich, cozy, and perfect to give as a gift.

Easy 10 Minute Peppermint Soap

In a hurry this season? We understand. Make a batch of this easy peppermint scrub, and everyone will be impressed by your thoughtfulness.

Homemade Cinnamon Soap Bars

These cozy soap bars will turn your bath routine into a day at the spa. They smell amazing!

Vanilla Pumpkin Spice Salt Scrub Recipe

Is there any better combination than pumpkin and vanilla? We don't think so. This fabulous salt scrub smells amazing and is great for your skin.

Rosy Glow Homemade Sugar Scrub

This sugar scrub is pretty in pink and ready to be given as a gift. We love the subtle floral aromas in this recipe.

Exfoliating Vanilla Coffee Scrub DIY

You won't mind waking up early when you have this exfoliating coffee scrub to look forward to. It makes a great Christmas gift idea!

Fresh Orange Homemade Sugar Scrub

We love citrus aromas around the holidays, and this sugar scrub is a great way to get your fix. It also looks beautiful when packaged as a gift.

Matcha Green Tea Face Scrub

Relax and detox from the busy holiday season with this face scrub. We think the color is a little intense, but so fun!

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