Milk & Honey bath melts

by Brendid.com

Homemade bath melts are the perfect way to soothe itchy skin while you soak.

Have you ever used a bath melt? They are fabulous little bath bombs of moisturizer that melt into the water and hydrate your skin. They turn your bath into a softening sanctuary!

The powdered milk and honey in this recipe bring to mind the land of milk and honey  a symbolic reference to the Promised Land, a place of peace where there is comfort and plenty, a heavenly land.

The bathtub is a great place for a little peace and comfort! A decadent bath is a lovely escape from the stress of daily life. PLUS it costs very little, has no calories, and can quiet the mind before bed.

Rescue your skin with this all-natural bath soak recipe that leaves skin feeling silky soft and supple.

Milk and honey are all-natural ingredients that are great for skin care.

Milk baths contain lactic acid which:

  • Gently exfoliates away dead skin cells.
  • Softens and smooths rough patches.
  • Accelerates skin cell renewal.
  • Tones and tightens the skin.

Honey is a natural humectant that:

  • Attracts moisture and keeps in locked inside.
  • Supports the skin’s ability to rejuvenate
  • Helps promote healing

And the recipe goes like this:

Ingredients: 1/3 cup mango butter or shea butter; 1/3 cup almond oil; ¼ cup honey; 1 cup powdered milk; ½ cup powdered milk (for rolling)

Instructions:

  1. Melt the mango butter, almond oil and honey together is a glass bowl set into a small saucepan filled with boiling water. Do not get water in the mix.
  2. Stir in 1 cup of powdered milk. The mixture will be slightly crumbly.
  3. Measure 2 tablespoons of mix and roll into tight balls.
  4. Place bath melts onto wax paper or parchment paper to cool.
  5. Roll bath melts in ½ cup powdered milk for a decorative finish.

All ready for a relaxing bath moment?

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