This is a wonderful bath for dry, sensitive skin and is gentle enough for children. You can use any variety of honey in this recipe.
• 1 cup water
• 1⁄2 cup honey
• 1⁄2 cup mild liquid soap
1. Mix together all ingredients and pour into a clean bottle with a tight-fitting lid.
2. To use: Gently shake to remix and pour 1/4 cup into the bath under the running water. Soak for 15 to 20 minutes.
Janice Cox and her daughter, Lauren Cox, co-authored EcoBeauty: Scrubs, Rubs, Masks, and Bath Bombs for You and Your Friends (Ten Speed Press, 2009). Find it at www.herbcompanion.com/shopping .
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