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Eucalyptus Shower Melts

These homemade eucalyptus shower melts are a great way to relax and unwind when you're feeling under the weather. The aroma helps break up mucus and improve breathing.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Resting Time2 d
Total Time2 d 15 mins
Servings: 3 bath bombs


  • ‚óŹ Bath bomb molds (2.2 inches)


  • 1 cup baking soda
  • 1 cup Epsom salts
  • 4 tablespoons water
  • 80-100 drops Eucalyptus essential oil
  • 2 tablespoons dried eucalyptus leaves
  • Bath bomb molds 2.2 inches


  • Combine the baking soda and Epsom salts. Stir very well, making sure to get rid of any lumps that may have formed in the baking soda.
  • Add the eucalyptus leaves and stir into baking soda/Epsom salts mixture.
  • Add essential oils, then add water and stir well. You should have a somewhat pasty mixture that will form into a ball or shape well.
  • Spoon mixture into one half of a bath bomb mold, pressing firmly to fill the entire mold.
  • Let set 24-48 hours to set.
  • To remove from mold, flip mold over and tap lightly with a spoon. They should come out fairly easily.
  • Store in an airtight container and put one in the bottom of the shower close to the drain to help alleviate nasal congestion.