Cotton Candy Bath Bomb Recipe
1 cup baking soda
1/2 cup citric acid
1/2 cup SLSA (Sodium Laurel Sulfoacetate)
1/4 cup cream of tartar
1/4 cup coconut oil
2 tablespoons rubbing alcohol
10-20 drops lavender essential oil
Cotton candy soap scent
Light blue mica powder
Spray bottle of rubbing alcohol
Rainbow nonpareils or sprinkles
1 large mixing bowl
Bath bomb molds Directions:
Steps 1-4: Add dry ingredients to a large bowl.
Step 5: Sift or whisk dry ingredients.
Step 6: Add mica powder
Step 7: Using your hands, break down any lumps in the dry mixture while incorporating the mica into the dry
Step 8: Add lavender essential oil
Steps 9-10: In a small microwave safe bowl, melt coconut oil in microwave for 25-30 seconds. Add cotton candy scent to
Step 11: Add liquid to dry mixture, 1 tablespoon at a time.
Step 12: Whisk liquid or use your hands to incorporate into dry mixture.
Step 13: If mixture is still too dry, spray rubbing alcohol a bit at a time and incorporate into dry mixture using your
Step 14: You will know when the mixture is perfect when it feels like wet sand and you can press the mixture together in
your hands and it stays together. **Please note** You may need to use your spray bottle of rubbing alcohol to spritz
your mixture if it gets too dry as you are adding it to your mold. Give a few spritzes and mix together until it has that wet
sand feel again.
Step 15: If you like, add a bit of sprinkles to the bath bomb mixture. Totally optional.
Step 16: Add a bit of sprinkles to bath bomb.
Step 17: Add bath bomb mixture into both sides of mold. Be sure to overfill on each side.
Step 18: Firmly press molds together. Gently tap top and sides of mold and release bath bomb. Allow to dry overnight.