Your mom deserves all the pampering in the world. If you don’t have the cash to send her to a fancy spa, no worries! Epsom salt can be used to create the ultimate spa at home, not to mention it can help you look and feel better. Check out these four inexpensive ways to pamper mom with Epsom Salt.
Glowing skin exfoliating treatment
- 2 cups of Epsom salt
- 1/4 cup of petroleum jelly
- A few drops of lavender oil
Use this mixture to gently scrub away dry, flaky skin
Add two cups of Epsom salt to your bath water and soak for at least 12 minutes. Add eucalyptus oil for a relaxing scent.
Dissolve a half cup of Epsom Salt into two quarts of warm water. Pour the water into a container and soak your bare feet for 15 to 20 minutes. Add eucalyptus oil for a relaxing scent. Massage the entire foot with Epsom salt to remove any dry, rough patches. Rinse with clean tap water and dry thoroughly.
Homemade Bath Crystals
Mix two cups of Epsom salt with a few drops of fragrance and a few drops of food coloring. Store in an airtight container.
Soaking in Epsom salt for 15 minutes or more can boost your body’s level of magnesium- a nutrient that helps your body produce energy, and impacts at least 300 enzyme systems.
Will you be trying one of these recipes? Do you use Epsom salt? Do you have an Epsom salt recipe to share? Let me know!