How to Create a Bath Fizzie (Bath Bomb)

January 22, 2016

Bath Fizzies are extremely popular these days. They provide fun, fragrance, and skin-loving moisture to the traditional bath. The great thing about Bath Fizzies are that they can be customized to fit your favorite style and scents.

When Bath, Body, and Candle Moments re-opens, we will be selling fun and fragrant Bath Fizzies on our site, but if you can’t wait and you want a Fizzie right now, we’ll share a recipe with you!

Here’s what a Bath Fizzie looks like:

2016-01-19 20.32.20 HDR

Here’s what a quality Bath Fizzie will look like in your tub:

2016-01-19 20.49.15 HDR-1

What You’ll Need to make a Lavender Bath Fizzie
Get All Of Your Supplies Here!

  • Large mixing bowl
  • 2 medium size mixing bowls
  • 2 cups of Sodium Bicarbonate (Baking Soda)
  • 1 cup of Citric Acid
  • 1 tablespoon of Cream of Tartar
  • Red Bath Fizzie Colorant
  • Blue Bath Fizzie Colorant
  • Spray bottle with Witch Hazel
  • 5mL of Lavender Essential Oil
  • Silicone whisk
  • Plastic/Latex gloves
  • 3 Bath Fizzie Stainless Steel Molds
  • 1 ounce of Coconut Oil (Fractionated)

1. Measure out sodium bicarbonate and take out all clumps with fingers/whisk in a large bowl. The mixture should be nice and smooth!
2. Add coconut oil, essential oil, and cream of tartar into the mix. Work in all the liquids using fingers and whisk.
3. Check texture by squeezing mixture in hands. If it sticks together naturally, perfect. If it crumbles, spray with witch hazel to create a lightly wet-sand consistency.
4. Add citric acid. Work into mixture so there is a full coating.
5. Separate into three equal parts, color one part red, one part blue, leave one part.
6. Pack colors into two shells however you choose. Don’t pack too tightly, but be sure to slightly overfill each side.
7. Squeeze both parts together, and wipe the sides to remove any excess.
7. Separate by gently tapping all sides with a spoon and gently twisting.
8. Let harden for about 24 – 48 hours, enjoy!




Leave a comment


Also in Bath, Body, and Candle Moments Blog

Using Coconut Oil For Rich, Healthy Hair

February 23, 2018

If you’ve ever looked for natural ways to make your hair shinier, stronger, and generally richer, you may have come across the idea of using coconut oil. It’s a natural ingredient that is actually used fairly commonly for this purpose, and which has actually become better known for health benefits in general in recent years. … Continue reading Using Coconut Oil For Rich, Healthy Hair

Continue Reading

New Name, New Logo, New Brand

February 13, 2018

It’s fitting for our business that 2018 is the year of the dog in the Chinese zodiac – the dog, this year, is the Earth element. As an Earth Dog year, we should expect groundedness, action, and regeneration. It’s especially symbolic for us as we embark on yet another rebranding journey. Why are we rebranding? … Continue reading New Name, New Logo, New Brand

Continue Reading

Dealing With Perioral Dermatitis

January 29, 2018

I look back on my youth with reverence and sadness. I never realized how beautiful my skin was. I would get the monthly period pimple, but my skin was clear, dewy, and vibrant. Youth is wasted on the young. All of this youthful vitality seemed to change when I hit my thirties. Suddenly, I was losing more … Continue reading Dealing With Perioral Dermatitis

Continue Reading