~ Transcend to a higher state of total relaxation through the medicinal power of plants and minerals ~
Salt baths have been known to mineralize, cleanse, purify, reduce stress, fatigue and soreness. The combination of the medicinal properties of herbs with salts results in a healing cup of tea for your skin and spirit. You will be in awe at how this herbal salts soak calms and soothes the body while supporting the nervous system.
For this specific blend, cedar has been sustainably wild harvested in the outskirts of South Lisboa nearby our apothecary and the rest of the flowers have been consciously sourced.
~ epson salts: made of magnesium sulfate. Magnesium is a natural substance that aids a variety of bodily functions, including the removal of toxins. Healthy magnesium levels can boost neurotransmitters that are responsible for inducing sleep and reducing stress. Benefits include pain relief, detox, relaxation and improved sleep, soothe dry, irritated skin, boost your mood.
~ himalayan salts: benefits include: help lower blood pressure,improve circulation, promote healthy blood sugar, support a healthy respiratory system and sinuses and relieves anxiety and addresses insomnia.
~ baking soda: It helps with detoxification, diminishing more pronounced acid levels and leading to a more regulated, balanced pH level within the body. Relieves pain from uncomfortable skin conditions. Soothes irritated skin by alleviating itching, burning, and rough, dry, or flaky patches It helps replenish the elasticity of the skin, making it feel smooth, soft, and supple. Exfoliates scaly areas; it helps remove dead skin cells and any dirt and grime. Improves circulation, particularly in the extremities of the body, leading to better muscle contraction and temperature regulation.
~ oatmeal: rich in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and lipids. Imparts moisturizing, soothing, conditioning, and nourishing qualities, significantly improving skin dryness and roughness. It helps to keep skin hydrated by forming an occlusive layer on the surface that retains water in the skin. It reduces skin inflammation.It has antioxidant properties and it is non-irritating and has low allergenic potential making it suitable for all skin types including sensitive and skin conditions such as acne, eczema and psoriasis.
~ chamomile: anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antiviral, antimicrobial, antispasmodic, gentle nervine. Provides calming support to nervous system & digestive system. Brings the energy of playful innocence, joy.
~ rose: antidepressant, aphrodisiac, antispasmodic, astringent, depurative, emmenagogue, hepatic, laxative, mood enhancing, nervine, mild sedative, stomachic, alterative, anti-inflammatory, aperient, aromatic, depurative and uterine tonic. Rejuvenate and awaken glowing skin, soothe inflammation (such as acne), and balance the skin’s oils. Energetically, rose helps one to relax into the seat of the heart space, so that one may feel safe to open the heart to feelings of love and joy. Rose petals are cooling and have a nervine action helping to calm the nervous system.
~ calendula: anti-fungal, antispasmodic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, circulatory stimulant, emollient, lymph support, vulnerary. The vulnerary effects of calendula soothe and repair acute and chronic skin conditions. It increases the rate at which healthy skin cells regenerate and heal. Calendula is soothing and healing for minor skin problems and is used for cuts, scrapes, inflamed skin, minor burns and sunburn. It encourages fast wound healing and less or no scars! It relieves wound pain helps with slow healing cuts, bruises, abrasions, sprains and strains. Calendula also increases circulation. It helps to resolve stagnation, bruising and sore muscles.
~ essential oil of clary sage: exhibits a cooling property that soothes skin affected with inflammation. It calms rashes, balances the production of natural oil and sebum, and strengthens the skin and muscles. Clary sage eliminates or prevents the spread of harmful bacteria, facilitates the healing of wounds.
~ essential oil of lavender: great treating minor wounds, burns and any patch of sore skin. It will also alleviate some of the itch associated with a healing wound.
~ essential oil of juniper berry: anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antimicrobial, anti fungal.
Suggested use:Run a bath to your desired temp. Add the herbal salts to the bath & let steep until temp is to your liking. Soak in the healing properties of herbs for at least 20 minutes. Recommended to leave the bath without rinsing, wrap yourself in a towel and drink plenty of water to dehydrate.