Bath Herb Blends: A fragrant herbal bath is a reliable refuge from the turmoil of everyday life. Gently mix the ingredients in a large bowl and store in a jar or basket. Add 1/4 cup oatmeal for dry skin or 1/4 cup cornmeal for oily skin before simmering for extra scrubbing action. To use: place 1/4 cup oF the blend in a small cotton bag and simmer in a glass pot over medium heat with 1 quart water for 10 minutes to make a tea. Pour the tea with the bag into the bath water. Hop in and relax. Use the bag to scrub with. Discard herbs when finished and save the bag for future use.
Recline and Relax Bath Blend: For when you have nowhere to go and you need a stress reducing soak in the tub! ( makes 16 applications)1 cup chamomile flowers, 1 cup lavender buds, 1 cup lemon verbena, 1 cup strawberry leaves
Romantic Bath Blend: A calming, but energizing blend that leaves your skin scented. (makes 12 applications)
1 cup rose petals, 1 cup rose geranium, 1/2 cup lemon balm, 1/2 cup chamomile
Sparkling Start Bath Blend: A refreshing and stimulating blend. Makes 12 applications. 1 cup rosemary, 1 cup peppermint leaves, 1/2 cup lavender buds, 1/2 cup sage, 1/4 lemon peel