Do It Yourself: Essential Oil Infused Foot Bath

Do it yourself essential oil infused foot bath. Epsom salt in a scoop on a white background

We’re no strangers to the fact that life can get busy. Sometimes the first thing to remind you to slow down is your feet! Feeling tired, achy, or sore? Give fatigued feet some much-needed pampering with an essential oil-infused foot bath soak! Soak your feet in this luscious blend of Epsom salt and a few drops of essential oils. Add it to warm or hot water as you see fit, and let the worries of your day float away!


  • 1/3 cup Epsom salt
  • 1-2 teaspoons AlkaLime®
  • Small, glass storage container with a lid
  • Your desired combination of essential oils


1. Pour Epsom salt into a small glass container.
2. Add essential oils and stir to mix all of the ingredients.
3. Pour the mixture into your bathtub or a foot basin. Be sure to add enough warm water to cover your feet.
4. Stir the mixture in the water until the salt dissolves. You can do this with your feet or a spoon.
5. Add AlkaLime and stir until it’s dissolved.
6. Soak your feet for 20-30 minutes. Once finished, pat your feet dry with a towel, put on a pair of socks, and go to bed.

Choose your paradise with these foot soak essential oil combos:

Beach Vibes foot soak recipe: 4 drops Eucalyptus, 3 drops Orange, 3 drops Lime

Fresh Floral foot soak recipe: 5 drops Lavender and 5 drops Geranium

Sweet Summer foot soak recipe: 3 drops Bergamot, 3 drops Cedarwood, 3 drops Marjoram

Mix up your bathtime pampering routine with our DIY Bath teas or step up your beauty game with our DIY body sprays.

Which oils are essential for your foot soak?

Tell us in the comments!

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