A Cleansing Soak Once a week for 20 minutes, sit in a hot bath that contains a handful of Epsom salts, 10 drops of lavender essential oil, and a half cup of baking soda. This combo draws out toxins, lowers stress-related hormones, and balances your pH levels.
How To Get Softer Feet 1] Soak your feet in warm water for 10 mins 2] Use a pumice stone, NOT A RAZOR, to scrub your feet, while still in the bath. 3] Dry off your feet and lather on the Vaseline! 4] Put on a pair of socks and let the magic begin ;) It also primes your toenails and gets them ready to hold polish
-BODY:While filling your bath, drop 5-10 green tea bags while the water is running.This bath will detox your body, relax you, and give your skin a bountiful amount of minerals! -HAIR: apply green tea on your hair too because it soothes dandruff, reduces hair loss and increases hair growth -FACE: Soak a chamomile tea bag in water and apply to skin for one minute. Repeat as often as needed.
Flower/Milk Bath: soaking in a tub filled with Rose Petals, slices of fresh Citrus, a few drops of Lavender Essential Oil, and about a cup of Powdered Milk. (TIP: mix the powdered milk with water in a pitcher, then pour it into the tub when first running the bathwater.) The powdered milk is very soothing to the skin, and the bath smells fabulous! Light a candle and relax for a while...
My grandma taught me this many years ago. Refreshing towels I use this trick all the time since I noticed my towels smelling funky. It works! - Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelly. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and 1cup vinegar, then a 2nd time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again. Works like a charm!
How to Make a Coconut and Essential Oils Infused Scalp Stimulator. This coconut and essential oil infused scalp stimulator keeps your hair glossy, soft and smooth. If you use this, your hair and scalp will be rich and healthy. This is also used to prevent hair loss. You don’t have to go to an expensive hair salon for you to have a hair that looks like a million dollars. This homemade scalp stimulator is cheap. You only need a few ingredients and it is very easy to make.
~ BAKING SODA PORE MINIMIZER~ After you've washed your face, place 2 tbsp. baking soda in the palm of your hand and add just enough water to form a thick paste. Massage the paste into your face, resisting the urge to scrub, for about 30 seconds. Rinse the paste away with cool water. You should notice that your pores are smaller almost immediately. After a week of this regime you'll see visible results as your skin becomes clearer and less prone to breakouts. - sounds promising! Gonna have…
Make your own body scrub. Natural, cheap, less wasteful, and you can customize it and mix some nice smelling herbs, accordingly to your preference. What's not to love? Basic ingredients: Epsom salt or coarse salt crystals, olive oil, lemon or lime juice, lavender or other herbs (optional).
Put a tiny bit of toothpaste into a small cup, mix in one teaspoon baking soda plus one teaspoon of hydrogen peroxide, and half a teaspoon water. Thoroughly mix then brush your teeth for two minutes. Remember to do it once a week until you have reached the results you want. Once your teeth are good and white, limit yourself to using the whitening treatment once every month or two.
A detox bath is one of the easiest healing therapies that can be done to facilitate and enhance our body’s natural detoxification process. The skin is the largest detoxification organ in which toxins can be drawn out through via sweat.
1. Epsom Salt and Ginger When ginger is added to Epsom salt, it opens up the pores of the body. When these pores open up, you sweat more and release toxins from your system easily. It is suggested that if you use very hot water then the remedy works better. Add 2 tablespoons of crushed fresh ginger in hot water. Then, add 2 cups of Epsom salt. Immerse yourself in this hot bath maximum for half an hour.