Detox Flower Baths
Flower baths can be a wonderful way to end your day and add a little plant medicine to your routine. You can mix any beautiful petals to your bath, combining them with the below ingredients for a sensual, soothing soak. Add in fresh or dried flowers such as rose petals, chamomile, calendula or herbs such as mint and basil. Throw in a few orange or lemon slices for a heavenly scent.
BASIC DETOX BATH MIX:
1 cup sea salts
2 cups baking soda
1 cup Epsom salts
Combine the sea salts, baking soda, and Epsom salts in a bowl. Stir to blend. Pour 1/4 cup or so into the bath while the tub is filling. Add any essential oils of choice (Lavender, Peppermint, Grapefruit). Store in glass jar. Add fresh or dried flowers for a lovely blend of color and relaxation. Using Rose, Calendula, Lavender, Chamomile, Marigold can be a wonderful way to add flowers to your life and beauty to your bath.
This is used when the body is too acidic. This is a quick way of restoring the acid-alkaline balance. 1 cup to 2 quarts of 100% apple cider vinegar to a bathtub of warm water. Soak 40 to 45 minutes. This is excellent for excess uric acid in the body and especially for the joints, arthritis, bursitis, tendonitis, and gout.
EPSOM SALTS, SEA SALT, AND SESAME OIL:
This bath helps with dry skin and stress. Take 1 cup of Epsom salt, 1 cup of sea salt (from the health food store), and 1 cup of sesame oil and put into a warm to hot tub of water and soak for 20 minutes. Pat yourself dry.
EPSOM SALTS AND GINGER:
This bath opens pores and eliminates toxins and also helps to eliminate pain. Stir one cup of Epsom salts and 2 tablespoons of ginger in a cup of water first, then add to the bath. Do not remain in the tub for more than 30 minutes.
If making up a bath is too time consuming, try one of our bath salts for instant relaxation and soothing self-care.