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Body & Soul: Soft-Skin Soak

By Janice Cox
August/September 2010


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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 . 

Click here for the main article,  Body & Soul: Get Gorgeous Skin With Honey .








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