by Mimi Anderson
(Los Angeles, California, USA)
Some people get in and out of a shower within minutes without even realizing how refreshing it can be. The use of soap and water can make the person feel clean but staying a little longer can beautify the skin and relax those tired muscles.
This can be achieved by trying out aromatherapy. Aside from pouring oil into the warm water, bath salts can also be used to make this work. The individual will need to have a bathtub so this can be sprinkled into the water until it dissolves.
Many of these can be purchased at the store or online in large containers. The person can do this daily to feel refreshed after a long day at work.
Aromatherapy bath salts can also be produced at home. The individual can go to the store to buy the ingredients and then make it happen. An example is salt potpourri.
The person will need some sea salts, colorants and fragrance oils. The salts are transparent and odorless. In order to have color and scent, it has to be mixed with the two other ingredients and then set out in a parchment to dry.
After it is ready, this should be placed in a container and only opened when this will be used while taking a bath.
Since bath salts are sold in large bottles, the person will have to buy each separately. The person can try one kind today and another one tomorrow.
Most of those sold in the display shelf come with a product description stuck on the container.
This will really be helpful for those who want have never tried bath salts before and are more accustomed to scented oils.
When everything is ready, all the person has to do is get in the tub. Some people have tried using scented candles that has the same scent as the bath salts and a soft CD playing in the background to make the room feel comfortable.
The person should relax and just lie there for the skin to be able to absorb the healing properties of the oil. The individual can leave after fifteen minutes or more to rinse and then towel off.
Being able to produce bath salts at home can be a good way to start an aromatherapy business. After buying the materials, producing and then packaging it, the entrepreneur can sell this or have someone else do it.
Immersing oneself in the bathroom using aromatherapy bath salts is refreshing. The nice thing about it is that this can be done as often as the individual wants since there are no known side effects.
The person should just make sure that there is amply supply all the time so this can be done regularly. This can be done by buying the ingredients and preparing the next batch or getting the finished product from the store.
Bath salts if these are not used regularly will harden due to excessive moisture. This does not mean it should be thrown way already because softening it can still make it usable.
Aromatherapy can do wonders for anyone regardless of age or gender. The person should just keep an open mind about the idea, which is a bit different than the western medicine practices that people are more familiar with.