The PNC Christmas Price Index®

D.I.Y. Craft Project


Day 8: Peppermint Milk Bath Bottles

Nothing will revitalize the holiday spirit like a soak in a luxurious milk bath. Treat yourself or gift a friend who deserves to be pampered.


  • ½ Cup Powdered Coconut Milk
  • ¼ Cup Cornstarch
  • 5 Drops Peppermint Essential Oil
  • ¼ Cup Baking Soda
  • 1 Peppermint Tea Bag
  • Milk Bottles
  • Printable Gift Tags


  1. Add five drops of peppermint oil and the contents of one peppermint tea bag to the ¼ cup of baking soda. Mix well.
  2. Add ¼ cup of cornstarch and ½ cup of powdered coconut milk. Mix well.
  3. Fill milk bottle with milk bath mixture and screw on cap.
  4. Print gift tags and bottle toppers, cut them out, and punch a hole in each tag.
  5. Adhere the bottle topper circles to the bottle caps with double-sided tape. Use twine to tie the gift tags to each bottle.

Tips & Tricks

  • For sturdier gift tags, print on heavy white card stock.
  • Make an extra bottle for yourself and take a relaxing bath after all your hard work!

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