Making your own Christmas gifts is incredibly thoughtful, and sometimes it can save you money too. I found 18 DIY beauty gifts you will have fun making. You might even keep some of them for yourself!
18 DIY Beauty Products You’ll Love to Give as Gifts or Keep Yourself
Snickerdoodle Lip Scrub
This Snickerdoodle Lip Scrub will keep your lips soft and kissable all winter long, and it tastes as good as it sounds. A great DIY beauty product to give as a gift too.
Whipped Magnesium Lotion
Tiffany from Don’t Waste The Crumbs created this amazing lotion that makes the perfect gift. It’s a fantastic home remedy for restless leg syndrome. Follow her recipe on her blog.
Coffee Bean Soap
I personally adore coffee. Coffee gifts are some of my favorites! Can you think of a coffee lover? Make them this aromatic soap! Find the recipe on Living Well Spending Less.
Tired Toes Foot Scrub
Who knew Listerine felt amazing on your feet? Apparently, Kelly from Smart School House did. You have to make this, even if you keep it for yourself.
Strawberry Smoothie Foaming Salt Scrub
This salt scrub just looks incredible. Plus, the foaming part of it makes it feel amazing when you use it. Find the recipe on Soap Deli News.
DIY Shimmer Lip Gloss
Ok, you’ve seen lots of soaps and lotions – how about some lip gloss? I love how this shimmers! It is so pretty. Find the tutorial on A Pumpkin and A Princess.
Milk & Honey Bath Melts
These milk and honey bath melts leave your skin feeling oh-so-soft! Plus, they smell amazing. You can find the recipe on Brendid.
Cinnamon Chai Sugar Scrub
I love sugar scrubs since they’re a great way to exfoliate your skin naturally and adding aromatic spices just make you feel good like this Cinnamon Chai Sugar Scrub.
Solid Perfume Locket
The perfume in this locket lasts all day. It’s such a beautiful way to give a gift of a lovely scent. Plus, when you infuse it with essential oils, you have aromatherapy benefits too. The tutorial is on Becca Piastrelli’s website.
Imagine filling your bath, and then lighting some peppermint candles. Oh, the pure relaxation that scene would create! These are a perfect holiday-themed gift. A Pumpkin And A Princess has an easy tutorial.
DIY Spa Kit
What do you do when you want to give multiple beauty gifts? You make a spa kit! Pop Sugar has a straightforward tutorial for all you will need.
Calming Sugar Scrub
Lavender is known for its calming properties. Use it in a sugar scrub to wash away the day and feel incredibly relaxed. Lemon Lime Adventures has the amazing recipe.
DIY Room Sprays
These DIY room sprays are made with essential oils. They make your rooms smell like the holidays, they are amazing and make a perfect gift. Find the tutorials (including printable labels) on Tasty Yummies.
Turn ordinary loofas into spa-quality soaps. This is such a creative idea! Find the tutorial on Soap Deli News.
Whipped Body Butter
This looks so good you could eat it! The recipe includes a few different variations so you can give it to different people. Find the recipe on MamaDweeb.
DIY Brown Sugar Scrub
I love making DIY beauty products that use few ingredients, and this Brown Sugar Scrub only uses two ingredients that you more than likely have in your pantry.
Ultimate Bath Soak
Let’s end the post with a recipe that is great for ending your day. The ingredients in this bath soak include essential oils, and it is incredibly easy to make. MamaDweeb has the easy step by step tutorial.
I hope you enjoyed these DIY beauty products that are so easy to make. They definitely make great gift ideas for Christmas, birthdays, teacher appreciation, or just anytime you want to make something homemade for someone special.
Pin this post for later. You will want to come back to this post to try out all of them.
Donna is a Content Creator, Marketer, Brand Ambassador, Social Media Consultant, former teacher, wife, and proud mom. Blog by Donna encompasses all that… she writes about family life and being a woman while weaving in articles about the brands and products she and her family love.