Herbal Baths For Health And Beauty

January 18, 2012 by  
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by Vietnam Plants / Cây cỏ Vietnam

Herbal Baths For Health And Beauty

Article by Edith Lingenfelter

Herbal baths not only smell good, but also perform the important function of soothing and hydrating the skin, leaving it looking and feeling younger. Not to mention the broad range of health benefits.

Some herbs act as diaphoretics, opening up the pores to allow perspiration and waste matter to escape; others act as astringents, tightening poor old tired pores.

Herbs are used in baths to help one sleep, as aphrodisiacs, in weight loss, to relieve itchy skin, relax a tense back – just about anything you want them to do.

The skins surface is covered with hundreds of pores that function as passages for accumulated waste matter to escape from the body. If the pores are encrusted with dirt or oil, the waste matter can not escape and the body loses one of its main excretory surfaces and begins to suffocate on its own poisons.

Your skin breathes for you. It also has a healthful effect on circulation and metabolism. It is beneficial that one learns and practices the gentle art of bathing.

Methods Of An Herbal Bath – Hot baths are enervating. Warm baths are pleasant. Cold baths are stimulating.

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