Homemade Holidays: DIY Essential Oil Gifts

Share the gift of essential oils this holiday season with three easy personal care DIYs! First introduced at our 2015 Beauty School, these tried-and-true recipes are easy, inexpensive, and just a little luxurious. Plus, they make a giftable package in small mason jars or lip balm pots wrapped with a festive ribbon.


Mistletoe Lip Scrub

2 tsp. organic evaporated cane juice crystals

¾ teaspoon coconut oil

1–2 drops Christmas Spirit™ essential oil blend

Combine ingredients and add to containers.


Young Living Lavender Essential OilMoo-Less Milk Bath

½ cup dry coconut milk powder

2 Tbsp. baking soda

2 Tbsp. arrowroot starch

10–15 drops of your favorite topical essential oil

Mix dry ingredients together. Pour half the amount into a half pint-sized glass jar or larger. Drop essential oils into the center. Pour the other half of the powder mixture on top. Secure jar lid and shake until well combined.


Myrrh - Young Living Essentail OilSilky Foot Soak

½ cup Epsom salt

2 Tbsp. rolled oats

10–15 drops of your favorite topical essential oil

Thoroughly combine ingredients and store in a glass jar.


Young Living DIY Holiday Essential Oil GiftsThese simple recipes are perfect for sharing your passion for Young Living essential oils!     

Try inviting members on your team for a DIY evening and discuss business-building ideas, keep your homemade holiday presents with you just in case an opportunity to start a Young Living discussion presents itself, or drop your gifts off and take a few minutes to explain how Young Living essential oils add to your life.

Check out our make-and-take party post for ideas on how to host a fun event featuring these holiday gifts.


What topical essential oils will you use in your holiday DIYs? Let us know in the comments!

—Gloria Russo, Young Living International and Portfolio Brand Manager, Personal Care