Wednesday, 24 October 2012

Various Bath Recipes

The recipes I am going to show you came from somewhere online, but I am not sure of the original source.  I apologize for not saving this information.

4 cups of red wine
1 cup of honey

Add to bath. 

Coconut Bath Soak

1 cup Oatmeal
1 cup Brown Rice
1 tsp. Coconut Extract
Contents of 5 black tea bags
1 cup Powdered Milk

Mix ingredients in a bowl, then cut in half.  Cut two 8 inch squares of cheesecloth and pour half of the mixture into each square.  Tie at the top with pretty string and or ribbon. 

To use:  Toss one pouch into the bath under running water.  And now enjoy.

Lavender Bath

2 tbsp. lavender flowers
3 tbsp. bay leaves
4 tbsp. fine oatmeal
4 tbsp. bran
4 cups distilled water

Blend oatmeal in a blender or food processor until finely ground.  Mix all ingredients.  Simmer, covered, for one hour.  Strain; cool.  Add to bath.

Detox Bath

1/3 cup Epsom salts
1/3 cup Sea Salt
1/3 cup Baking Soda
2 1/2 tsp. Ground Ginger
1 cup Apple Cider Vinegar

Combine all of the dry ingredients in a bowl.  Draw a bath with water as hot as you can stand it.  Add bowl of dry ingredients and vinegar.  Stir well.

Soak in tub for 30 + minutes.

I hope you enjoy these lovely recipes and they encourage you to relax and give your self some TLC after your busy home-making days.  If you have a favorite bath recipe please let us know!  Do you use bath solutions often?

Thanks for stopping by,