from Gerry McCarthy, Leyden House Ltd. Brochure
Basic Bath Salts
1 cup Sea Salt
1 cup Epsom salts
¼ cup Glycerin
30 total drops of essential oils
Combine salts and glycerin then add essential oils. Let stand for 15 minutes. Store in a tightly sealed container. Will keep for a year.
Add ½ cup to running water as you fill the bath.
Relaxing essential oils: Lavender, Lemon, Chamomile, and Bergamot*
Simulating essential oils: Spearmint, Rosemary, and Eucalyptus
With credit and appreciation to Hulbert, Mike, and Anna Carter, Pure Beauty. New York: Hearst Books, 1999.
*Avoid sun exposure or tanning beds for at least 24 hours after using Bergamot on the skin.