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Scented Bath Salts For Everyone

Friday, January 23rd, 2009

What do you think is the basic requirement after a hard day’s work? It is just some love and affection from your loved ones and getting soaked in warm water for a while. Add some scented bath salts to that water and that’s it! You can’t ask for anything more. Just relax and enjoy the wonderful experience and get rid of all your tired muscles and the stress from your body.

There are a number of bath products available in the markets these days. They all have some quality of the other. If you are someone who enjoys fragrances around you and want to experience a luxurious bath, the scented bath salts in just the right choice for you. It relaxes the body and is known to sooth the minds too. It will help you to drift off to the dreamland. In fact people with insomnia are also advised to take a warn bath enriched with scented bath salts before sleeping. A bath before bedtime lowers the body temperature and when scented bath salts are added to it, this relaxes the minds and prepares the body for a peaceful sleep.

These bath salts can be prepared at home without any inconvenience at all. You need some basic ingredients to prepare them. These ingredients are available in most of the local herbal stores and some departmental stores too. For making scented bath salts you have to take about 2 cups of Sea Salt or Kosher salt or rock salt and add 20 drops of your favourite essential oils. After mixing the two, spread it properly on a cookie sheet covered with tin foil or parchment paper.

This step is very important as if you use paper towel in place of foil or parchment paper, the paper towel will absorb the essential oils added to the mixture. With a foil you don’t have to worry about that. After spreading, you have to wait for it to become dry. This process may take from about 3 hours to almost a day. Once the mixture is dry, you have to transfer it to a glass container with a lid. Some people like coloured bath salts.

They can add few tablespoons of beetroot juice or some other non-toxic food colouring that is again available at all health food stores. For using this homemade bath salt, you can take out about half cup from the container and add to warm water. This is cheaper and safer than most of the commercially available bath products.


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The scented bath salts are perfect to make your skin soft and supple. Besides treating many respiratory problems, they are also a favourite of all the kids.

Easy and Inexpensive Homemade Scented Bath Salts

 On the rare occasion when I have time to make a homemade gift, I like making scented bath salts.

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Epsom Salt - Detox, and Reduce Stress

Friday, January 23rd, 2009

Epson salt can improve skin, draw toxins and heavy metals from your body and reduce stress.

Epson salts are named for the mineral rich waters of Epson, England, where they were known at least as far back as Shakespeare’s day. When bathing, the magnesium sulfate (Epson salt) is absorbed through the skin and is an inexpensive and natural way to reduce stress, treat skin problems, and draw toxins from the body.

Epson salt has been a long time remedy natural remedy for a number of ailments. An Epson salt bath is known to relieve aching limbs, muscle strain and back pain. In addition, it has been known to heal cuts, reduce soreness from childbirth and relieves colds and congestion. Furthermore, Epson salt will flush toxins and heavy metals from the body.

Epson Salt is a natural stress reliever too. Stress drains the body of magnesium. An Epson salt bath absorbs magnesium into our body thus helping to relieve stress. The magnesium helps to produce adequate amounts of serotonin, a mood-elevating chemical within the brain that creates a feeling of calm and relaxation.

Epson salt has many uses, as an all body exfoliate to remove dead skin cells and promote circulation, as a foot soaking agent to smooth, relax and refreshes your feet and neutralize odors, and as a facial exfoliate.

Below are some easy skin care recipes using Epson salt. The cost is minimal yet very beneficial for your skin.

Just Like the Spa!

Massage a handful of Epsom Salt mixed with 1-tablespoon bath oil or olive oil and rub all over wet skin to cleanse exfoliate and soften the rough spots! Rinse well. Note recommended on freshly shaved legs.

Easy Facial Cleanser:

Mix Tsp of Epsom Salt into cleansing cream for a deep-pore cleansing. Massage on skin. Rinse with cool water. Pat dry.

Epsom Salt Detox Bath Recipe

1 Cup Epson salt
1 handful sea salt
2 Tablespoons bath oil

Pour the ingredients into the tub while the tub is filling.
Epson salt has wonderful properties and uses that are beneficial to the mind, body, and soul. In addition, the cost of a box of Epson salts is so minimal compared to all the fancy packaged skin care products, that you can indulge yourself as much as you like.

For those people that suffer from high blood pressure, heart problems, or diabetes, you should consult your doctor prior to using an Epson salt bath. Additionally, the information provided above is not intended to replace the care or advice of a physician if you suffer from skin disorders, severe stress or anxiety, or other health problems.

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Bath Salt Bars
Bath Salt Bars step 1Get It.  What are we gonna need for this one: Epson Salt -  Glycerin - Baking Soda - you can get almost anywhere.

All  about Bath Salts
For a basic batch of bath salts you will need one cup of Epson salts, one cup of baking soda, two tablespoons liquid glycerin, several food coloring, and essential oils. 

Basic Bath Salts

It is to make and to get started you need 3 parts Epson Salt 2 parts baking soda 1 part table salt Essential oil or fragrance oil, of your choice

Living a Simple Abundant Life
I make my own bath salts and you can too.

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Natural Bath Salts Is Bettter!

Friday, January 23rd, 2009

When you go to the market to buy some bath product, you will be shown a large collection to choose from. The wide variety of these products makes it difficult to make a choice. Some of them will have hypnotic fragrances and the others will be good for your skin.

Some will provide medical benefits and others will be rich in therapeutic properties. If you are trying to find a perfect product for yourself, you should get natural bath salts.

 

Plenty of different types of bath salt are also available in the market these days. If you compare the ingredients and the effects of those with natural bath salts, you will agree that getting natural bath salts is definitely a wise decision. The name ‘natural’ itself is a clear indication of why these bath salts are good for everyone. These salts are made with all natural ingredients and therefore are best suited for all people.

Unlike other bath salts, there are no worries about any allergies and no confusion about whether the bath salt is going to suit you or not. They are perfect for people with a sensitive skin too.

Since these salts are made with all natural ingredients, it surely makes them a healthier choice. The natural ingredients are safer not only for you but also for the environment. They do not have any kind of toxic material in them. Therefore, using them will not pollute the already deteriorating environment. They are what you can safely call an environment-friendly product. Use the natural bath salts and forget worrying about harming the environment from your end.

The natural bath salts do not contain any strong perfumes. There are many people who don’t like a lingering aroma on their bodies after they finish their bath. In fact there are very few who enjoy strong fragrance of perfumed salts while taking a bath too. These natural bath salts are also preferred because they do not leave any kind of residue on the body after use. The other bath products generally leave some kind of oily or sticky residue that is not visible but can be felt. This problem will not be faced with the use of natural bath salts.

The absence of fragrance and other synthetic products does not make the natural bath salts a boring and dull alternative. They are equally efficient in providing a nice, relaxing bath. The natural bath salts added to a hot bath are capable of providing you a heavenly experience. They will definitely sooth your tired muscles and help you in getting all the tension out of your body. Forget the aroma, if you are looking for a simple basic pleasurable bath, and a wonderful bath experience, the natural bath salt for sure the right thing for you.

Strawberry bath salts

There are two new scents of bath salts I wanted to highlight for V-Day because these scents are fabulous.

Choose The Natural Bath

Salt baths can be easily created with some kitchen sea salt, natural oils and even herbs like turmeric.

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Making Bath Salts At Home

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

Bath salts are becoming very popular these days because of their ability to relax you and for numerous health benefits provided by them. One can easily find them at most of the local herbal stores. If for any reason you are unable to get your hands on one of your favorite bath salts, don’t worry at all! Making bath salts at home is much easier than it sounds. 

You don’t need to be an expert to make them at home. Anybody who wants to make bath salts can make them easily and without wasting much of their valuable time.

For making bath salts you need a few readily available ingredients. These simple ingredients can be used individually or in combination for providing medical or therapeutic benefits. The basic ingredients required in making these salts are bath salts such as Epsom or Dead Sea Salts, baking soda and essential oils. If you want to use it for softening your skin too, then you can also add Glycerine to the list.

This will moisturize the skin and prevent it from getting dry. In case you want colored bath salts, you can add coloring too. All these ingredients are easily available in most of the stores.

The method for making bath salts basically requires mixing of these ingredients. This mix then needs airing and then it is ready to be stored in glass jars. It doesn’t take much time and effort to do that.

There is another way that is different and shorter too. For this method, you need few different ingredients such as distilled water, unscented shampoo, glycerine, and of course essential oils. If unscented shampoo is not available, castile soap can be used instead. Since olive oil is the basic ingredient of castile soap, it helps in making the skin soft and moisturizes it. Castile soap can be bought from any health store; drug store and all the major departmental stores keep it too. The ingredients are mixed and stored in a container and then water is poured into it. Some people also add few attractive seashells to it to make the bath salts look beautiful.

There is one longer way of making bath salts too. In this method, a corked container is taken and sunflower oil is poured into it with the help of a funnel. The next step is to add few teaspoons of essential oil and then keeping it covered for a few days. This container is also shaken at regular intervals in all these days. To make it more attractive, beautiful beads, crystals and dried flowers can also be added.

Be more creative and make bath salts with all kind of combinations that you want. You may use 21 different types of essential oils, various colours and textures to make a bath salt for your particular requirements. Make them and you can use them as a perfect gift too!

 

How to Make Bath Salts
Everyone loves to receive a little luxury! You can make bath salts in a variety of colors and scents.

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Bath Salt Bars
Anyway the bath salts really seemed to help and I noticed that I could form the salts into nifty little bars.

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Facts About Lavender Bath Salts

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

Making lavender bath saltsThe lavender bath salts are the most popular baths salts used by a number of people. Lavender oil is rich in therapeutic properties and that makes the lavender bath salts a favourite of many. Adding these salts to your hot bath will provide you all the relaxation you want and will take care of many health problems too.

Lavender is a small fragrant shrub that has long bluish-green branches that have very pretty purple buds. It was originally found in the Mediterranean region and it always manages to impress people with its beauty.

The Romans were the first to use it for its healing quality. Now you can find it as an important ingredient in many health and beauty products.

You can easily find perfumes, herbal medicines, and essential oils made with lavender. Some people also believe that the power of mercury is induced by the use of lavender so it is good for the spiritual development and for the psychic growth too.

A large variety of fragrances are available in bath salts. All of them have some or the other unique quality. The lavender bath salts have a very sweet floral scent. They are known to provide a relaxing experience and assure a comfortable, peaceful sleep. People suffering from insomnia are often prescribed a bath with these salts before they sleep. The bath makes their body mildly fragrant and they can easily drift off to sleep with the help of its soothing hypnotic smell. If you have sore feet or are suffering from a stiff back, you must soak yourself in a hot bath with lavender bath salts and see the magical effect. They can even relieve stress and can make you feel wonderful. They make the skin soft and supple. You will surely be tempted to keep touching your skin again and again.

Although they are easily available, the lavender bath salts can be made at home too. Just mix lavender essential oils with calendula oil and bath salts and its ready.  It is very easy to make and hardly take any time. This homemade product is much cheaper than the readymade ones available in the market. If you want you can give it as a gift to the special people in your life.

The lavender bath salts and other lavender products are not good for pregnant ladies. It is advised that their doctor should be consulted before trying to use them in any form. Sometimes people develop allergies when they use lavender bath salts. Before using them for the first time, one should do a test to see if these salts suit them. Just soak the hand or feet first for some time and if there is no allergy then go ahead for a pleasurable experience.

With all these qualities, it is not difficult to understand why the lavender bath salts are so much in demand. They are definitely a sure way to relax and get pampered!

Making At Home Lavender Bath Salts
To make your lavender bath salts, you have to prepare some material and tools first.

Lavender Bath Salts How TO
Lavender bath salts can be used for relaxing after a long day at work.  The lavender bath salts are also great for de-stressing after a long day

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Aromatherapy Bath Salts

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

In the fast moving world of today, we are all so busy that we hardly get time for our own selves. This often results in stress and fatigue. We are always so tired and stressed out. How many times have you thought of escaping to some calm, quiet place and relaxing for a while?

Aromatherapy bath salts are a perfect solution to your problem. You can pamper yourself with these bath salts and see for yourself how they help in rejuvenating not only your body but your soul too.

Aromatherapy bath salts help in relaxing, and they even help you to get your much-needed sound, peaceful sleep. Some of them are excellent for making your skin soft and some have exfoliating properties too.

They are easily available at the local herbal stores. If desired, these bath salts can be made at home too. All you have to do is buy your favorite aromatherapy oil from the store and add it to Epson salt, then let it dry for a while. That’s it! Your homemade aromatherapy bath salt is ready. By making them at home, you can enjoy a luxurious bath at a very affordable price. Just add them to warm water and enjoy a spa like treatment. They enhance the quality of your bath and provide many health benefits too. They are also used by many people to add a touch of fragrance to their bath.

These bath salts are available in a number of scents like sandalwood, lavender, chamomile etc. The lavender scented bath salts are good for relaxing and are even recommended for patients suffering from insomnia. They provide relief from anxiety, tension, muscle aches, headaches and even some circulatory problems. The chamomile-scented bath salts provide a warm and relaxing effect to your entire body, especially your skin. The sandalwood scented ones are also good for relaxing and treating problems like stress, anxiety, and nervous tension.

Before using these bath salts, it is better if you try to be sure that you are not allergic to them. You can put add a small quantity of aromatherapy bath salt in some water and soak your feet or hand in them for a while. If they don’t irritate your skin or don’t have any bad reaction, then you can go ahead and use them for your entire body. Some of them are not good for pregnant ladies. So these ladies must be careful and consult their doctors before using them.

If you want to relax after a long tiring day, add aromatherapy bath salts to your bath and experience a feeling of sheer pleasure. They will take care of your tired muscles, hurting feet and relax you mind. They will help you to unwind and get prepared for a good night’s sleep.

 

What Aromatherapy Body Salts Can Do For You?
Besides cleanse your body, you could also enjoy the soothing fragrance of aromatherapy bath salts.

Aromatherapy Bath Salts - A Spa Like Experience
If you are looking for a great and relaxing bath, you will want to have the aromatherapy bath salts that will benefit your body and soul.

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Benefits Of Bath Salts

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

After a long day of work, if you are looking forward to a hot bath, add bath salts to it and enjoy an experience beyond your imagination. Bath salts are used to get relief from sore tired feet, tired muscles and even a stiff back. A warm bath with bath salts added, not only relaxes you but it even makes your body get rid of the body odor and leaves your body mildly fragrant. They are also popular because of many health benefits provided by them.

Bath salts can be purchase from some local herbal stores and can be made at home too. You only need some simple household items and some easily found, affordable products from the grocery to make them at home. The homemade bath salts are a cheaper alternative to the expensive products available in the market. You don’t need a lot of time or expertise to make them at home.  Just follow simple steps and prepare your bath salts in about 10 minutes time. They make an excellent gift for all your near and dear ones. Make these at home and gift it to them, they will never get tired of thanking you for providing them such a pleasurable experience.

The bath salts definitely enhance the quality of your bath. They are known to provide many health benefits. They have some properties that help in improving the blood circulation. People suffering from arthritis, muscle spasms and backaches use them for relief, as they are wonderful for reducing tiredness in sore or aching areas of the body. They even work on minor sports related injuries and because of their therapeutic properties they are a common feature in all the spas and physical therapy clinics. Some skin problems such as rashes, insect bites and eczema can also be cured using the bath salts. The healing process of skin diseases like psoriasis, calluses and athlete’s foot also accelerates with the use of bath salts. Some higher quality salts can also be used to lighten the scars.

Another major advantage of bath salts is the aromatherapy session provided by them. People often use them to experience a soothing fragrant bath. The aroma of the bath salts creates a calming effect on the body and provides relaxation. This calming effect helps in ensuring a peaceful sleep at night. Some of the bath salts also aid in opening the pores and thus purify and cleanse the skin. They help in getting rid of the dirt, sweat and even harmful toxins from your skin. When they are rubbed knees or elbow, they accelerate the exfoliating process. People with dry skin are also recommended to use them as they make the skin soft and improve the body’s natural moisturizing process. Everyone must have the experience of a hot bath with bath salts. It is as good as being in heaven!

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Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

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Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

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