DIY Personal Care Recipes

Do It Yourself Recipes for Personal Use

 

These recipes are provided for individual use. Because these recipes do not use a preservative, they must be used right away. It is important to note that all cosmetics and personal care products that are void of a preservative will go bad. To learn more, please see our “The More You Know” blog on preservatives.

For general dilution rates for Mia’s aromatherapy oils and blends

 

Aromatherapy Hand Sanitizer

This hand sanitizer is simple and easy to create with wonderful aromatherapy effect. Recipe makes roughly 8 oz.

Note: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says alcohol-based hand sanitizers must contain at least 60% alcohol to be effective. Alcohol kills germs by breaking down its cell walls.

Ingredients:

Instructions

  1. Place isopropyl  alcohol and aloe vera gel in a glass bowl. Mix thoroughly.
  2. Add 5-10 drops of a Mia's Aromatherapy Pure Essential Oil blend.  
  3. Stir well.

 

Balancing Perfume Balm

This perfume balm is simple and easy to create with wonderful aromatherapy balancing effect. Recipe makes roughly .30 of an ounce.

Ingredients:

Instructions

  1. Melt the beeswax and jojoba wax in a glass bowl in the microwave on the defrost setting for about 3 minutes. If not completely melted, try for another 2 minutes or until fully melted.
  2. Stir well.
  3. Immediately pour mixture into a glass jar, add Balance oil blend drops and stir.
  4. Cover and allow the balm to cool (about 20 minutes).
  5. For a nice smooth surface, do not disturb the balm while it is setting up.

 

Energizing Cream

Wonderful recipe for moisturizing dry/chapped skin in an uplifting and joyful aroma. Recipe makes 1 ounce.

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Melt cocoa butter
  2. Stir in essential oil blend.
  3. Pour into a tin with a lid.

 

Exotic Massage Oil

This massage oil recipe is sensual as it is silky smooth, for a deeply loved feeling that is sure to enhance your intimate interlude. Recipe makes 2 fluid ounces.

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Mix the both oils in a dark glass bottle with a lid.
  2. Pour a quarter-sized amount in the palm of your hand and massage gently into body.

 

Calming Foot Powder

Great recipe for cooling & deodorizing feet. Recipe makes approximately 4 ounces (by weight).

Ingredients

Instructions:

  1. Combine all ingredients in a jar, stirring thoroughly.
  2. Wash and towel dry your feet.
  3. Sprinkle powder on your feet, ensuring that it covers the area between your toes.
  4. Sprinkle powder in your shoes to prevent odor.

 

Cooling Aftershave Gel

This gel refreshes and cools the skin. Great as an aftershave or after sun experience. Makes approximately 4 ounces.

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Grounding Body Powder

This body powder recipe provides for silky smooth feeling with grounding aromatherapy effect. Recipe makes approximately 1 ounce (by weight).

Ingredients

Instructions:

  1. Mix the white clay with the Vitality pure essential oil in a glass jar with a lid.
  2. Dust yourself using with a facial tissue that has the powder sprinkled on it. The silky-smooth texture will leave you feeling warm, dry and emotionally grounded.

 

Invigorating Sugar Scrub

Get your skin glowing while invigorating the senses! Makes approximately 5 ounces.

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Love My Face, Facial Masque

This facial masque gently exfoliates and cleanses resulting in younger looking skin. Makes approximately 4 ounces. Use immediately.

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Mix the pink clay with milk and stir in a glass bowl
  2. Add Bliss | Endearing Esencia Aromatics Essential Oil Blend
  3. Stir thoroughly.
  4. Apply masque to cleansed skin, avoiding eye area. Rinse off after 5-20 minutes.
  5. Discard left-over masque. Do not store!

 

Relaxing Bath Salts

These bath salts will take you away to a relaxing experience. Recipe makes approximately 8 ounces (by volume).

Ingredients

Instructions:

  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine the salts together.
  2. Mix thoroughly
  3. Add Tranquil | Relax Esencia Aromatics Essential Oil Blend
  4. Use your hands to thoroughly mix in.
  5. Transfer salts to a clean glass jar

 

Spa-Like Room Spray

Give your space a feel of spa luxury with this simple room spray. Refrigerate Makes approximately 3 ounces.

Ingredients

Instructions:

  1. Pour witch hazel into a small glass spray bottle.
  2. Add Reflection | Introspect Esencia Aromatics Essential Oil Blend and shake well.
  3. Add distilled water and shake again.
  4. Spritz around the house, avoiding contact with furniture or linens.
  5. Refrigerate remaining spray. Not intended for long-term storage.

 

Warming Post Workout Massage Oil

This massage oil is great for those tired muscles. A great addition for your post-work out activities. Makes approximately 1 ounce.

Ingredients

Instructions:

  1. Pour wheat germ oil into a small bottle.
  2. Add Primal Impulse | Warm Esencia Aromatics Essential Oil Blend
  3. Shake well.
  4. Apply to muscles and massage.