Loosen Up Bath Salt
Loosen Up is the blend of Coarse Dead Sea Salt with Cedarwood, Anise Star, Orange Sweet and Lavender essential oils.
Suggested use: 1/2-1 cup dissolved in warm water.
The waters from the Dead Sea are unique in that they contain 27% of various salts as compared to 3% in normal sea water. Dead Sea Salts contain 21 minerals including magnesium, calcium, sulfur, iodine, sodium, zinc and potassium.
Magnesium is important for combating both stress and fluid retention, slowing skin aging and calming the nervous system. It also assists in calcium and potassium uptake. Calcium is effective at preventing aching joints, eczema, hypertension, muscle cramps, nervousness and insomnia. It is vital for the formation of strong bones and teeth and maintenance of gums. Sulphur disinfects the blood, protects against toxic substances. It is found on all body tissues and is needed for the synthesis of collagen, a protein that gives the skin is structural integrity. It is supposed to slow the aging process. Iodine helps metabolize excess fat and is important for physical and mental development. It is also needed for a healthy thyroid gland. Sodium helps muscles and nerves work properly by assisting muscular contraction and transmission of nerve signals. Having the right amount of sodium in the body maintains and overall balance of bodily fluids. Zinc may help prevent acne and regulate the activity of oil glands. It is required for collagen formation and promotes a healthy immune system. It also allows sharpness of taste and smell. Potassium energizes the body and works together with sodium to control the body’s water balance. Signs of potassium deficiency include abnormally dry skin, acne, chills, muscular weakness and periodic headaches.
Cedarwood (Juniperus virginiana) has anti-septic, anti-spasmodic, astringent and insecticidal properties. Used for acne, dandruff, eczema, greasy hair, insect repellents, oily skin and psoriasis.
Considered Aromatherapy Benefits: Balance & Relaxation
Anise Star (Illicium Verum), has antiseptic and insect repellent properties. Thought to be beneficial for muscular aches and pains, coughs and colds. Anise has very powerful masking properties.
Considered Aromatherapy Benefits: Aphrodisiac & Stimulant.
Orange Sweet (Citrus sinensis) is believed to have anti-depressant, anti-inflammatory, anti-septic , uplifting and worry-reducing properties. It is said it increases circulation, decreases wrinkles and improves complexion.
Considered Aromatherapy Benefits: Balance & Uplifting.
Lavender (Lavandula Angustifolia) Lavender is often used for relieving depression, insomnia, headaches, nervous tension, pain, PMS and to disinfect the scalp and skin. It is said to kill germs, help acne, eczema & dandruff. It is useful as an insect repellent and to soothe insect bites and minor burns. Great for healing cuts, wounds and sun damaged skin.
Considered Aromatherapy Benefits: Balance & Relaxation.
IMPORTANT: All of our products are for external use only. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Keep out of reach of children.