In the midst of busy lives, people need quality time for relaxation and recharging. While commercial spa treatments can quickly get expensive, at-home spa treatments can be quite affordable. Create your own home spa kit or create some kits to give as gifts. A kit can be as simple or as elaborate as you wish and you can be certain that whoever utilizes it will enjoy the opportunity for pampering.
Things You'll Need
- Aromatherapy oils
- Sugar scrub
- Face cleanser and moisturizer
- Bath salts
- Loofah sponge
- Body scrubber
- Chamomile tea bags
- Bath pillow
- Lightly scented candles
- CD of New Age or spa music
Find a basket that will accommodate the items you want to include in your spa kit.
Place bottles of soothing aromatherapy oils such as chamomile, geranium and lavender inside the basket.
Make a homemade sugar scrub recipe and place it in an airtight bottle. Attach directions for use and place the bottle inside the basket.
Add a face cleanser and a moisturizer to the spa kit. You can make these or buy commercial products.
Place a jar of homemade bath salts in the spa kit, along with directions.
Add additional items to the kit such as chamomile tea bags, a loofah, body scrubber, bath pillow, lightly scented candles and a CD of soothing music.
Tips & Warnings
- You can buy aromatherapy oils in bulk sizes and pour quantities into smaller bottles for gift spa kits.
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