Category: Soaking & Sweating

The Art of Bathing

The bathtub is a simple, wonderful invention that many of us take for granted. Since the beginning, bathing in water has been essential to one’s good health and peace of mind. It is not only for an occasional Saturday night indulgence, or exclusively for the kids and their toy boats; the bathtub is perfect for…

History of the bath

Since the beginning of time, the art of bathing in water has been essential to one’s good health and peace of mind. As early as the third century, bathing emporiums quickly became the fashion. The Greeks and Romans were the leaders in erecting many elaborate, expensive bathhouses in which they could conduct business, gossip with…

Dead Sea salt

Dead Sea salt contains the highest mineral concentration of any substance on the planet. Known for its medicinal qualities, it contains Potassium, Bromides, Calcium, Magnesium. The bromide concentration in the Dead Sea is the highest of all waters on Earth. Bromides help relax and ease muscular aches and pains as well as aiding with the…

Epsom Salt

According to the National Academy of Sciences the majority of people living in America today are magnesium deficient; this is related to fast food living as well as modern farming methods. The Academy believes this to be the reason for such high incidences of stress related illnesses, digestion problems, arthritis, osteoporosis, chronic fatigue and heart…