Ingredients: Peppermint, Lemon Balm, Rose Petals.
Uses: Herbal bath teas have been around for centuries. Indigenous Lakota women use different blends for different ailments, ceremonies, and birthing ceremonies.
The skin is our biggest organ and using Bath Tea helps your skin absorb the health benefits of the herbs!
To prepare your Herbal Bath Tea: Run a bath with water as hot as you can use a 1/4 cup of the blend. Add to your bath and let "steep" until the water is cool enough to touch. Breathe deeply and soak. More is not better, please use the recommended amount as the hot water opens up your pores and you absorb a large amount of herbal medicine.
Makes 15-20 baths depending on the amount used.
Average product Weight: 3 oz / 85 g, comes in a resealable paper bag.
Store in the bag or jar it came in with a resealable top or an airtight container away from any moisture. Bath Teas do not expire.
Rose Petals: effectively increases skin tone, relaxes and cleanses, nourishes and regenerates. Thanks to the pleasant fragrance, the rose oil will satisfy a lot of senses. It relaxes you well and regenerates your skin. Roses relieve irritation, rejuvenate and moisturize skin in conjunction with oil, help stop time and brighten the face.
The main chemical constituents of Peppermint essential are Menthol, Menthone, and 1,8-Cineole, Menthyl acetate and Isovalerate, Pinene, Limonene, and other constituents. The most active of these components are Menthol and Menthone. Menthol is known to be an analgesic and is thus beneficial for reducing pain such as headaches, muscle aches, and inflammation. Menthone is known to be analgesic as well, but it is also believed to show antiseptic activity. Its invigorating properties lend the oil its energizing effects.
Used medicinally, Peppermint has been found to eliminate harmful bacteria, relieve muscle spasms and flatulence, disinfect and soothe inflamed skin, and release muscle tension when used in a massage. When diluted with a carrier oil and rubbed into the feet, it can work as a naturally effective fever reducer.
Used cosmetically or topically in general, Peppermint acts as an astringent that closes pores and tightens the skin. Its cooling and warming sensations make it an effective anesthetic that leaves the skin numb to pain and calms redness and inflammation. It has traditionally been used as a cooling chest rub to relieve congestion, and when diluted with a carrier oil such as coconut, it can promote the safe and healthy renewal of skin, thus offering relief from skin irritations such as sunburn. In shampoos, it can stimulate the scalp while also removing dandruff.
When used in aromatherapy, Peppermint expectorant properties clear the nasal passageway to promote the relief of congestion and to encourage easy breathing. It is believed to stimulate circulation, reduce feelings of nervous tension, soothe feelings of irritability, boost energy, balance hormones, and enhance mental focus. The scent of this analgesic oil is believed to help relieve headaches, and its stomachic properties are known to help suppress the appetite and promote the feeling of being full. When diluted and inhaled or when rubbed in small amounts behind the ear, this digestive oil can reduce the feeling of nausea.
Lemon balm: Calming, a rich source of eugenol and tannins, and antioxidant-rich. What makes this herb a wonderful addition in skincare products? It’s the ability to protect against environmental stressors. The caffeic and ferulic acids, which are present within this plant are potent antioxidants.