Does your diaper bag need a makeover? Chances are, as a busy mom or dad, you’ve not taken the time to clean it out and refill with new products – especially with all natural DIY (do-it-yourself) baby products made from doTERRA essential oils! If you’re interested in all natural products for baby, or if your baby seems to be especially sensitive to commercial-made baby products, you’ll definitely want to check these ideas out. There’s no time like the present! They are so easy to make in the comfort of your home – and the products are so wonderful for your baby’s health and their sensitive skin.
We’ve got recipes to make your own diaper rash cream, baby powder, and baby wipes (all free of commercial artificial ingredients that can irritate delicate skin) – and some great suggestions for doTERRA oils specifically suited for calming baby’s tummy, soothing irritated skin and helping with respiratory issues. Don’t wait!
Talc-Free Baby Powder
Just a few key ingredients and voila! You’ve made your own talc-free baby powder! Just get some cornstarch, arrowroot powder, and finely ground oats and you’re on your way! Add some doTERRA Roman Chamomile essential oil and Lavender essential oil and you’re all set! How much easier can it get?
DIY Homemade Baby Wipes
Gather together the following: a roll of good quality paper towels, water, fractionated coconut oil and some doTERRA essential oils and you’re almost there! Melaleuca essential oil and Lavender essential oil are great options of the oils to use. Mix it all together in an airtight plastic container and allow paper towels to soak up the mixture. That’s all there is to it for happy baby bottoms!
There are a variety of doTERRA oils great for soothing baby’s upset tummy, irritated skin or other health issues. Some common ones are: Peppermint essential oil, Breathe Respiratory Blend, DigestZen Digestive Blend, Roman Chamomile essential oil, Lavender essential oil or Melaleuca essential oil. doTERRA is so helpful for adults AND little ones! But, are you a little concerned about using doTERRA essential oils for your baby? Take a look at a few of the following helpful articles for even more ideas of how to use these oils, and information about the safety of doTERRA essential oils – for adults, children AND babies: