46 Top Homemade Bath & Body Gifts {recipes}


These bath and beauty tutorials include homemade beauty recipes,pretty nails, homemade facials, homemade face maskshomemade facial cleanser, night creams and the best moisturizer for a clean face and good skin  for any skin type and age!  These Bath and body homemade beauty recipes are perfect for homemade gifts this Christmas and are fabulous for gift giving! These all-natural recipes are sure to leave your face feeling fresh and put you one step closer to glowing skin! {{wink}}

Top Homemade Bath & Body Gifts {recipes}

As always, the Tip Junkie Bath and Beauty Homemade Gifts site has hundreds of pictured tutorials for Homemade Gifts so you can always search there if you’re looking for something specific. {wink}

Bath and Body

Bath & Beauty

1.  DIY Spa Kit {At Home Pampering} ~ Here is a fabulous at home spa kit that is sure to pamper! It would also make a fabulous gift for a special friend or family member. Make a kit or two today with these scrumptious recipes!

DIY Bubble Bath

2.  Homemade Honey Bubble Bath {free printable} ~ A chic DIY gift idea – relaxing homemade bubble bath with a honey bubble bath recipe and free printable labels!

3.  DIY Fizzie Bath Bombs ~  Bath fizzies are so intriguing to watch fizz, melt and completely disappear.  The natural oil in them leaves your skin feeling smooth, soft and moisturized.

Fun Things to Make

4.  Holiday Bath Tea {Bath & Beauty} ~ Using the right herbs, essential oils and salts, you can create the scent of the holidays, or just about anything else you like.  This bath & beauty gift is an inexpensive yet thoughtful way to help your friends unwind and soak up the season.

5.  Herbal Foot Soak ~ Soothe your achy feet with this herbal foot soak!  Dried lavender, mint leaves, bergamot petals and essential oils are some of the ingredients that make this foot soak heavenly scented.  Add the ingredients in a pretty jar and shake to mix.  That’s it, very simple!  Keep it to pamper yourself or give it away for a beautiful homemade gift.

Homemade Bath & Beauty

6.  Bath Bomb Cupcakes Recipe {how to} ~ How To make bath bombs that look like cupcakes bt that are perfect bath fizzies in the water!

Spa Gift Basket

7.  DIY Spa Gift Basket ~ Get this how-to on putting together an ultimate spa gift basket.  Includes recipe bath scrub, how to make a lavender sachet, how to make a travel candle and more.

Homemade Beauty Recipes

Homemade Salt Scrub

8.  Rosemary Mint Sugar & Salt Scrub ~ This rosemary mint sugar & salt scrub smells amazing, and makes your skin feel so soft and smooth. It is very easy to make, inexpensive, works great on dry skin, and makes the perfect gift!! Free printable tags are also included for gift giving.

Homemade Bath Salts

9.  Relaxing Bath Salts {free printable labels} ~ Handmade bath salts packaged in a beautifully labeled jars that are easy and quick to make and gift.

Homemade Salt Scrub

10.  DIY Citrus Salt Scrub ~ Are you ready for summer, is your skin? This DIY Body Scrub will get you a step closer to summer fresh skin! Using all natural ingredients this simple scrub is sure to smell divine and work wonders on our dry winter skin.

Homemade Sugar Scrub

11.  Sugar Scrub Cubes in a Jar ~ These homemade sugar scrub cubes will naturally exfoliate your skin. Use this recipe and tutorial to create a batch of your own. Perfect to place in a jar with a cute label and give to a friend!

Homemade Body Scrub

12.  DIY Body Scrub ~ This is a scrumptious DIY body scrub using sugar. The tutorial includes really cute printable labels, add a ribbon and you have a beautiful gift!

Homemade Body Scrub

13.  DIY Delicious Scrub ~ Scrubs are a wonderful way to exfoliate and feel fresh and clean.  This scrub has both sugar and salt and combines the delicious scents of coconut, lavender and almond oil.

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14.  Peppermint Sugar Scrub ~ Peppermint Sugar Scrubs are easy to make, package adorably and are good for your skin! Plus, they are the perfect holiday homemade gift! Here’s an easy-peasy, Peppermint sugar scrub recipe (with a FREE printable tag) that’s perfect for gift giving this holiday season!

Handmade Tea Soap plus printable

15. Handmade Tea Soap ~  This handmade soap recipe uses tea, giving it a natural and relaxing aroma.  I adore the way they are packaged up to look like tea bags.  You can also print out the tea tags for free.

16.  Homemade Lip Balm ~ Leave your lips feeling smooth and hydrated with this fabulous homemade chap stick tutorial.  Some of the moisturizing ingredients include beeswax, olive oil, coconut oil, shea butter and cocoa butter.


17.  Homemade Makeup ~ Make your own mineral powder for a fraction of the cost.  It’s made with organic cornstarch, French green clay and cocoa powder for a little tint.  If you have oily skin then this is perfect for you because the cornstarch absorbs oil.  {wink}

Pretty Nails

Spa in a Jar

18.  Spa in a Jar {free printable} ~ A wonderful pampering gift in a jar perfect for a date night, Christmas gift, Valentine’s Day gift, or new mother.  It really is perfect for any woman.  It’s filled with foot soak, hand scrub, lotion, hair mask, razor and pebble candles.

DIY Nail Kit

19.  Simple Pretty Nails Care Kit ~ This isn’t a tutorial but a darling way to package up a fun little pretty nails care kit as a fum homemade gift.

Homemade Facials

Homemade Facials

20.  At Home Lemon Facial {Facials} ~ Facials are great for your skin and also extremely relaxing, but can be pricey done at a salon. This post features an at home lemon facial! Easy to mix up, apply and then relax all in the comfort of your own home! Invite a friend over and you could even have a little spa party!

Chocolate Facial

Chocolate Facial

21.  DIY Chocolate Facial ~ Not only is dark chocolate delicious to eat it’s also wonderful for your skin.  It helps protect your skin from sun damage and pollution!  Watch the video tutorial for the full recipe.

DIY Chocolate Facial

22.  Homemade Chocolate Facial ~ Did you know that chocolate has antioxidant properties as well as fats that have moisturizing and anti-inflammatory properties?  So, not only will your face smell amazing with the mixture of yogurt, cocoa, honey and coconut oil it will feel amazing too!

Homemade Facial Mask

Berry Yogurt Mask

23. DIY Berry-Yogurt Mask ~ Fresh berries fight radicals to keep your skin radiant and smooth. It’s made with pureed fresh fruit, yogurt, honey and lemon juice. Easy and natural!

Homemade Facial Masks

24.  Raw Honey Coconut Oil Facial Mask {Skin Care} ~ This natural DIY facial mask is perfect for a variety of skin issues! From rosacea to black heads to just normal skin, this yummy sweet mask will leave your skin refreshed! Learn more with this fabulous tutorial!

25.  DIY Oatmeal Face Mask ~ Oatmeal is perfect for all skin types, especially sensitive skin.  You can use this as a face scrub to gently exfoliate or leave it on for 20 minutes as a face mask.

DIY Face Mask

26. Moisturizing Orange Face Mask ~ Keep your skin looking fresh and young with this amazing Orange Face Mask. It adds radiance and moisture to your face. Best of all, the natural ingredients can be found in your grocery aisles.

DIY Face Masks

27. Homemade Face Masks ~ Some of the best DIY face masks ever created are easy, cheap and conveniently homemade. You’ll be tempted to taste these nutritious and delicious recipes that are intended to treat your face. Here are a few basic recipes perfect for oily, dry, sensitive or combination skin.

28.  The Miracle Mask ~ This Miracle Mask is perfect for stressed-out skin.  It not only smells yummy, but has a calming and relaxing agents.  Only 3 ingredients for this mask, nutmeg, honey, and cinnamon.

Coffee Mask

29. Mocha-Frappuccino Mask ~ Coffee is a natural antioxidant that is wonderful for anti-aging and detoxifying. It also relieves puffiness and swelling. You can make and use this mask in the morning from your coffee granules. A great way to start your day!

Homemade Facial Cleanser

Homemade Facial Cleanser

30. Homemade Facial Cleanser {4 All-Natural Recipes} ~ There are four amazing facial cleanser recipes that are perfect for different skin types. Jillee’s favorite recipe was the honey cleanser. Did you know that honey is a natural humectant that absorbs and retains moisture in the skin? It’s also an antioxidant.

Facial Cleanser

31.  Natural Facial Cleanser ~ Make your own facial cleanser with just two ingredients, castor oil and olive oil.  The castor oil gently removes the oily dirt and the olive oil helps replace the nourishing and healthy oils to your skin.

Facial Skin Care

Facial Skin Care

32.  Citrus Facial Refresher ~ Give your face a little “pick me up” with this amazing Citrus Facial Refresher.  It’s a combination of water, vitamin c tablet (great for reducing pore size) and lemon peel.

Facial Care

33. Skin Brightening Toner DIY ~ What is better than bright and healthy skin especially on our faces?! This is a simple DIY taking classic ingredients and combining them to make a skin toner. With two different recipes for different skin types your set with this great tutorial!

Homemade Facial Scrub

Facial Care

34. Mint Facial Scrub ~ In this post you’ll learn how to create your very own mint facial scrub. With great natural ingredients, your skin is sure to be refreshed after using this scrub! Throw it into a cute jar and you have a great gift!

Homemade Face Scrub

35.  Salt and Honey Face and Body Scrub {Skin Care} ~ Now that it’s getting cold again, your dry skin is a reminder to take good care of it! This great DIY salt and honey scrub is a great method for doing just that! All natural with salt, honey, grapefruit and rosemary!

Night Cream

Night Cream Recipe

36. Night Cream ~ Moisturize your face overnight with this moisture rich cream. A few of the ingredients used are olive oil, shea butter, vitamin E, essential oils and beeswax. Use it every night for beautiful skin.

DIY Night Cream

37. Night Time Emollient Cream ~ Moisturize your face with this vegan night cream. It is made with coconut oil which is great for firming the skin and lavender and lemongrass oils.

Facial Cream

DIY Facial Moisturizer

38. Organic Facial Moisturizer DIY ~ This is a great tutorial on how to make your own organic face moisturizer! Using all natural ingredients your face is sure to feel better and your wallet might feel a little relief as well!

Homemade Face Cream

39. Homemade All Natural Face Cream ~ Only three ingredients are used to make this moisturizing facial cream, coconut oil, cocoa butter and olive oil. It’s perfect for dry and sensitive skin, especially, during these winter months.

Homemade Lotion

40.  How to Make Beeswax Lotion ~ Using common items found in your pantry you can make your own moisturizing body cream.  It’s rich in olive oil, vitamin E oil, coconut oil and beeswax.  Pamper your face and body with this luxurious cream.

41.  Lavendar Face & Body Cream ~ Using common items found in your pantry you can make your own moisturizing body cream.  It’s rich in olive oil, shea butter, coconut oil and beeswax.  Pamper your face and body with this luxurious cream.

Anti-Wrinkle Eye Cream

42.  Anti-Wrinkle Eye Cream ~ Rehydrate the skin around your eyes with this homemade eye cream.  It’s easily made with avocado oil and aloe vera gel.

Frugal Beauty Sewing Tutorials

Homemade Beauty Gift

43.  DIY Soothing Eye Pillow {Sleep} ~ After a long day you’ll be glad you found this great tutorial. You’ll create a soothing eye pillow filled with flax seeds or golden linseeds. Easy to make using a needle and tread or your sewing machine.

Homemade Spa Slippers

44.  Homemade Spa Slippers {Free Pattern} ~ You can make these fabulous spa-style slippers at home from a pair of flip flops and a bath towel.  The kids would have fun helping you put these together for a grandparent gift or to add to a get well basket for someone feeling under the weather.

Homemade Soap Pouches

45.  DIY Exfoliating Soap Pouch {Soap Making Recipes} ~ Make these useful pouches with the help of this great tutorial. Using washcloths and your sewing machine you create a great way to exfoliate using your current bar of soap. If you can sew a straight line then you make this clever DIY project.

46.  Spa Towel Wrap ~ These fabulous ruffled spa towel wraps are perfect to wear after a shower.  Especially for a college student in a dorm.  They are a fraction of the cost of a store bought wrap!

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