Cookie Bath Salts

6 cups epsom salts,  1 tbsp oil such as sunflower or almond, 1/2 cup unscented liquid soap, 2-5 drops of vanilla, 1 tsp cinnamon    Spread salts over a cookie sheet with wax paper, mix oil, soap and vanilla and pour over salts; use your hands to mix thoroughly.  Sprinkle  cinnamon over the salts. Air-dry until all the moisture is gone. Pour a handful of salts in a warm bath.  Keeps forever if stored in a cool, dry container.

Vanilla Almond Body Oil
¼ cup oil, such as sunflower, almond or grapeseed
2 drops vanilla extract
2 drops almond extract
2 tsp glycerine (Optional, found in drugstores)
Pour all ingredients in a resealable bottle and shake vigorously.
After you shower, give the oil a shake and massage into damp skin.
Keeps for three to five days if stored in the fridge.

Vanilla Almond Body scrub

1 cup of turbinado sugar

1 cup of safflower, sweet almond or grapeseed oil

1/2 tsp vanilla extract (gluten-free)

1/4 tsp almond extract

Stir all the ingredients in a bowl and place in a gar with a tight-fitting lid.  Before bedtime, take a warm shower and massage the fragrant scrub into your skin.  Rinse and pat dry.

Keeps for 1 month if stored in a cool dry place.