Shower Pucks for cold relief and Aromatherapy

Do It yourself Shower Pucks:Shower Pucks

Put these in the bottom of  your shower when you are sick and let them melt away while you enjoy your hot shower

Great for sinus relief and clearing colds faster

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup Baking Soda
  • 1/2 cup Cornstarch
  • 1/3 – 1/2 cup of water
  • 10 drops Eucalyptus essential oil
  • (2-3 tsp Vicks Vapor Rub if you don’t have the oil on hand)

Heat water (do not boil)

Add in Eucalyptus essential oil (or Vicks), baking soda, and cornstarch

Mix into a thick paste, (add more water if needed)

Line a muffin tin with paper cups, and fill each cup 1/2 way with the mixture

Let dry 24 hours

Remove from paper cups when discs are hard and store in an airtight container

Comments:

  • For an aromatherapy treatment while showering, swap the Eucalyptus essential oil with another oil
  • Rose, Lavender, Orange, Rosemary or whatever scent you prefer
  • Decorate the jar for gift giving that anyone would love!

Caution:

  • Tea tree oil is another good option to use, unless you have cats in the house
  • Tea tree oil is DEADLY  for cats


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