Oatmeal is not just an exceptional and versatile choice of breakfast, it can also be very healthy for your skin and therefore an essential ingredient in your homemade pampering products! Whether you’re looking to make a bath bomb or a face mask, oats should definitely make the ingredients list! They have a soothing effect on the skin and are therefore great if you often experience itchiness or sensitivity. Take a peek at our roundup of the best DIY oatmeal products that will revolutionize your daily pampering routine!
1. Oatmeal Rose Bath Bombs
Bath bombs have completely taken over the world and thank god they did! We can hardly still imagine the days when they weren’t a part of our bathing routine. They are one of our favorite ways to spoil ourselves and you can find a fantastic recipe for oatmeal rose bath bombs at My Momtastic Life!
2. Oatmeal Milk Bath
The last queen of Egypt, the famous Cleopatra, reportedly swore by milk baths, so if you want to bathe like royalty and nurture your skin with the magic of ancient Egyptian wisdom, check in with The Idea Room to see how you can make your very own milk bath with a special oatmeal touch!
3. Oatmeal Rose Face Mask
Mixing oatmeal with rose petals can do wonders for your skin, not to mention the combination smells very calming and feminine. Face masks are essential if we truly want to nurture our skin, so visit Kale & Caramel to see how you can make a face mask out of this glorious combination!
4. Oatmeal Exfoliating Bar
Every beauty expert will tell you about the importance of exfoliating! Our skin is always in a desperate need of it but if you have a very sensitive skin it may get irritated in the process – which is why we’re happy to recommend this oatmeal exfoliating bar by Happy Mothering!
5. Oatmeal Bath for Itchy Skin
We’ve already mentioned that oatmeal is great for itchy skin and this homemade bath by Easy Living Today totally proves it! There is nothing better and more natural than making your own bath mixture and bathing only in ingredients that you absolutely trust!
6. Oatmeal and Coffee Sugar Scrub
If you see coffee as the most essential part of your morning routine, you’re going to absolutely love this sugar scrub that combines the nurturing nature of oatmeal and coffee! It reportedly does wonders for cellulite and stretch marks, so head over to The Herbal Healing Mama to see the tutorial!
7. Oatmeal and Lavender Body Wash
Lavender has a very soothing and calming aroma, which is great for an evening pampering session! Combine it with oatmeal in this unique body wash by Thank Your Body for the ultimate treat-yourself experience and your skin will definitely thank you!
8. Oatmeal Honey Face Mask
When you make this mask you’ll actually have to discipline yourself not to eat it with a spoon because it’s full of edible ingredients that make a delicious breakfast, but you’ll be using them on your skin to give your face some tender loving care! Find the how-to at A Cultivated Nest!
9. Oatmeal and Yoghurt Face Mask
Having eczema can be a big challenge and it can often lead to a lower self-esteem, especially when no product seems to help you. Take the natural route with this oatmeal and yoghurt mask by Top 10 Home Remedies that is going to nurture your skin and help it heal!
10. Oatmeal and Buttermilk Soap Bars
Once you learn how to make your own soap bars you’ll literally never buy them in the store again! Making homemade soap gives you so many options that you never even considered before, such as this incredible idea by Mother Earth Living for oatmeal and buttermilk soap bars!
11. Oatmeal and Goat Milk Soak
If you love the idea of a milk bath but want to give it a special twist that sets it apart from the classic milk baths, swapping regular milk for goat milk will definitely do the trick! This is a great way to care for your dry skin, so head over to One Essential Community to get the details!
12. Oatmeal and Banana Face Mask
Bananas aren’t just your favorite ingredient in a smoothie, they are also a great foundation for a face mask! When you pair a banana with some oats and an egg you get a special face mask that will become your secret weapon for nourished skin! Visit Creative Fashion Blog for the inside scoop!
13. Oatmeal and Vanilla Body Butter
When we’re picking out the products for our body, how they smell plays a very big part in whether or not we’ll be purchasing them. The soft and familiar scent of vanilla is always welcome, so it’s understandable that we’re extra excited about this oatmeal and vanilla body butter by The Natural Beauty Workshop!