There's nothing more relaxing than a long soak in the bath, no matter the time of year. Whether your muscles are aching post-workout or you simply need to soothe away some tension after a day spent working, nothing will take your bath time experience up a notch more than adding a luxurious bath oil into the mix. Perfect for recreating that spa-worthy feel at home, a few drops of bath oil will instantly upgrade your soak while offering a boost to your skin as well as your mood. But, do bath oils just feel good, or do they have a purpose for your health?
The Benefits of Bath Oils
We are all so used to applying just soap or shower gel to our bodies while bathing, that we are reluctant to change this regime at all. But once you use fragrant bath oils, then you wouldn’t go back to your soap as that is the kind of soothing experience they leave you with. Apart from the fact that they calm you down and leave your senses energized, there are many more benefits they give you. A few of them are:
-When is the oil is mixed with water, it penetrates deeper into the skin and provides rejuvenation.
-The warmth of the oil aids in improved blood circulation, and hence reduction in fatigue, stiff joints, and improved motion in joints.
-These rich oils help in fighting against bacterial and viral infections and skin diseases.
-Bathing in oil results in soft and supple skin. This leads to a more radiant skin that retains its freshness for a longer period of time.
Choosing The Right Bath Oils For You
As for choosing the right bath oil for you, it's all down to how you're feeling. If you're on the hunt for a bath oil to help you relax, then it's worth looking out for particular ingredients.
While Lavender is commonly known for its ability to help you unwind because of its sedating properties. Lavender is also known for its anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties it possesses. A combination of lavender and oil in your bath and on your body helps to calm the nerves and soothe the senses. Try our Laki Naturals Lavender Bath oil and our Lavender Body oil. Both are made with seven different kinds of oil and premium botanical extracts. If you like a little extra treatment in dry winters, you may enjoy our Lavender and Rosemary Hand Treatment Oil. Apply a few drops onto hands and cuticles and gently massage in. Use as often as needed.
Our Laki Naturals Rose Bath Oil and Rose Body Oil are prepared with the most premium ingredients from nature. This aromatic oil may reduce stress by simply breathing in the scent of rose oil. It has long been held to have anxiolytic (anxiety-reducing) and aphrodisiac benefits. When applied to the skin, rose oil may help relieve pain and inflammation while improving overall skin health.
Gardenia is known for improving moods with its uplifting floral scent. It also aids in anxiety and depression. Adding this to a bath or diffusing it throughout your room can lower stress hormone levels and reduce oxidative stress in the body. So Laki Naturals made this scent into a bath oil, check it out here!