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DIY: Easy Massage Oil Recipes

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Who doesn't long to have their aches and pains soothed away by touch?  

How about elevating that experience with an herb-infused aphrodisiac massage oil? Yes, please! Whether for an anniversary, birthday, or Valentine's Day, imagine how sweetly surprised your partner will be when you gift a bottle of homemade massage oil, light a few candles, and show them your love through relaxation. Even if the holiday isn't really your thing, there's little in life more precious than time shared connecting with the ones you love. Plus, this fun project is quick, easy, and allows you to formulate something really special for your sweetheart or anyone else in your life in need of relaxation. There are many wonderful ingredient options to experiment with and enjoy!

Basic Massage Oil Recipe

Ingredients:

8 oz organic carrier oil or herbal infused oil

65 to 90 total drops of organic essential oil

1/2 tsp vitamin e oil

Instructions:

Drip all essential oils into a glass bottle, add carrier oil or herbal infused oil.

Roll bottle between palms to blend oils.

Decorate with a pretty label if desired. Shake well before each use.

 

some of our favorite Organic Carrier Oils

 Olive Oil, Sweet Almond Oil, Avocado Oil, Jojoba Oil, and Grapeseed Oil

 

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Organic Herbal Infused Oils

Rose Bud, Calendula Flower, Lavender Flower, Chamomile Flower, Rosemary Leaf, and Damiana Leaf are all lovely placs to start.

Learn how to make your own herbal infused oil

 

Aromatherapy Ingredients

 

Organic Essential Oils for massage oil recipes

Top Notes

Sweet Orange, Mandarin, Grapefruit, Peppermint, Bergamot

Middle Notes

Chamomile, Lavender, Geranium, Neroli, Petitgrain, Fir, Ylang Ylang, Cardamom, Clary Sage

Base Notes

Rose, Sandalwood, Frankincense, Patchouli, Vetiver, Cedarwood, Oakwood, Vanilla

 

Learn more about crafting your own essential oil blends
 

Essential oil Vials

 

Try these easy to blend together essential oil combos

 

Blend #1: Neroli, Rose, and Sandalwood

Blend #2:
Lavender and Cedarwood
 
 
Blend #4: Sweet Orange, Fir, and Oakwood
 
Blend #5: Mandarin, Cardamom, and Vanilla

 

Handmade Organic Massage Oils

 

Organic Massage Oils

We've been making a line of handcrafted massage oils for many, many  moons. Both the Goddess Dreams Massage Oil and the Rose Moon Massage Oil take our top pick for Valentine’s Day!

Shop our handmade massage oils

 

Topics: Natural Body Care Recipes, Aromatherapy Recipes

Friends

Written by Friends on January 29, 2014