Cleopatra's Buttermilk Bath
Cleopatra's Buttermilk Bath
Cleopatra was known for taking daily milk baths and her glowing creamy skin was accredited to it. She was known for her love of floral scents and bathing with wildflowers in her daily milk bath. Now you too can benefit from Cleopatra's beauty secret.
**Buttermilk contains lactic acid, which is not great for anyone who is lactose-intolerant to drink, but it does act as a gentle exfoliant. At the same time, the fat and proteins found in dairy products are hydrating for your skin. The dried herbs in this bath milk are full of antioxidants.
**Chamomile (Anthemis nobilis or Matricaria recutita)
is one of the best skincare herbs available. Chamomile is antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory and antiseptic. It is also considered to be hypoallergenic with the ability to neutralize skin irritants.
**Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia)
is credited with being anti-allergenic, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antibacterial, antispasmodic, balancing, energizing, soothing, healing, toning and stimulating. Lavender is thought to stimulate cellular growth and regeneration in the skin by helping your upper layer of skin rejuvenate itself.
**Calendula (Calendula officinalis) – this herb has been known for many generations as an anti-inflammatory herb that can treat a range of different skin conditions. Calendula is believed to benefit eczema by reducing inflammation, eliminating bacteria, and helping the skin heal. Calendula is known to have soothing and healing properties
Skin benefits come from cornflowers cooling and toning properties
**Cornflower- Skin benefits come from cornflowers cooling and toning properties
**Hibiscus has natural surfactants called as saponins that can cleanse your skin in a natural way. The natural saponins and organic acid in Hibiscus promote not only cleansing but also shedding of dead skin cells. Therefore, it can be safely used as a natural cleanser.
**Orange Peel - Stimulates the skin
THE RESULT: Smooth, soft, hydrated skin that smells delicious—with no calories! Pat yourself gently dry afterward.
Each package contains 5 - one ounce Buttermilk Bath Tea Bags
Made in the USA by me, Sandie the Mermaid in a smoke and pet free environment
*Note- As with all of my bath products, please use in a Clean Bathtub as this aids in not having oils and mica stick to the sides of the tub.
This makes a wonderful birthday and bridal shower gift.
***Note- If you aren't ordering anything else, I can put this in a padded flat rate USPS mailer, your package will be a little flattened but it's less than half the cost postage wise.
Ingredients; Buttermilk Powder, Sodium Bicarbonate, Rose Flower, Hibiscus Flower, Chamomile Flower, Lavender Flower, Cornflower Flower, Orange Peel, Polysorbate 80, Fragrance