Is there anything more calming than a nice cup of herbal tea? Well, maybe a warm bath. Hmm . . . imagine if you could take a warm bath in a soothing cup of tea. Wouldn't that be the most relaxing thing ever?
Well, you're in luck, because Seanna Cohen, the holistic skincare expert behind lady parts post-delivery . But even if you're not expecting, this tea bath is wonderful for soothing dry, itchy skin (something we're all going to experience as the weather gets cooler). It's also great whenever you feel the need to just relax and chill out, thanks to all the beautiful smelling, calming herbs that go into it.
Check out how to make the tea bath in my video with Seanna!
*Leave out if you have a ragweed allergy
This tea bath is full of healing herbs to soothe your skin and calm your mind. Here's a little bit about what each of them do!
relaxing, calming and soothing for the mind
great for soothing skin irritations and sensitivities
great for babies (especially helpful for diaper rash)
don't use if you have a ragweed allergy
similar to calendula
calms and relaxes mind
avoid if you have a ragweed allergy
traditionally used to soothe stress and anxiety
calming, sedative effect
soothes nervous system
great for bug bites
can grind oats in a coffee grinder or food processor for a finer texture (but not too fine, or it won't infuse properly)
really soothing for the skin
emollient, to help keep skin soft
Hopefully, these are enough reasons to convince you to schedule a little self-care time. Happy soaking!
What's your favourite way to destress and unwind? Share it with me in the comments below!