Monday, January 26, 2009

Green Skincare: Fresh from Your Kitchen

A quick run to the drugstore or health food market and you'll be ready to whip up this super indulgent bedtime delight right in your kitchen. With Valentine's Day just around the corner, this would be a fabulous way to surprise your significant other!

Super Silky Bedtime Bath Salts

1 T medium grain sea salt
1 T epsom salt
1/2 t organic vegetable oil (olive, sunflower, safflower, soy are all good choices)
10 drops lavender essential oil
1 chamomile tea bag
petals of 1 rose (optional)
start running your bath
in a small, shallow bowl, mix salts, break open tea bag and stir in chamomile
add oil, essential oil and mix
pour mixture under running faucet
pluck petals off rose, add to bath and enjoy!

Lock in moisture with The Grapeseed Company's natural body lotions or organic bath & massage oils

What it does:
  • Lavender, chamomile and rose are known in herbal medicine for relaxing, calming, de-stressing & sedative properties
  • salts detoxify the body and remove impurities from the skin
  • the oil and rose petals leave you with the silky, moisture-kissed skin
Related posts:
The Grapeseed Co. brings you easy Fresh From Your Kitchen DIY spa treatments you can create with a trip to the grocer or health food store. Check out past features:
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cool cucumber under eye mask
lemon ginger revitalizing bath
breakout busters
parsley facial steam

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