Herbs That Make Your Bath Time Worth It!

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All herbs contain medicinal properties. Most of the Indian herbs are considered to be good for health; experts state that consuming these herbs can help get rid of a number of infections in the body.

Likewise, when these herbs are applied on the skin in the form of a paste or in other forms, it benefits the skin. You must have come across people telling you to apply neem on your skin. Neem is one of the best herbs you can apply to your skin to get rid of rashes, pimples, blemishes, body hair and more.

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Likewise, herbs like mint and rosemary when added to your bath water pamper your skin, making it glow and look flawless. This article is dedicated to those who are under a lot of stress.

To make use of these herbs, you need to add them to your bath water or tub. Take a shower with these herbs and you will see a difference in your health as well as skin. Adding these seven herbs to your tub of water and relaxing your body in it will help calm your nerves down and de-stress you, which in turn will be beneficial to the skin.

So, what are you waiting for? Take a look at the herbs you need to add to your bath water:

Chamomile Flower

These delicate flowers when added to your bath water will help heal broken skin on your body. It is the safest herb to add to bath water to pamper dry skin.

Mint Leaves

If your body feels hot all the time, it is a sign that you must reduce your body heat. If other remedies don't work, you can always add this herb to your bath or tub water to calm your body's temperature.

Parsley

Do you want to make your skin glow naturally? Add a handful of parsely to your bath water. Relax in the water for about 20 minutes and then add 50 ml of lemon juice to the tub water. The combination of parsley and lemon will enhance your complexion making you glow naturally.

Basil

Basil is another herb you can add to your bath water. Basil is the best for sensitive skin. The properties present in basil leaves will help heal inflamed skin. This healing herb also cures itchy skin.

Rosemary

The aroma emitted from rosemary is amazing. Those who are suffering from body odour can add rosemary herb to their bath water to help get rid of the odour.

Sage

Sage is one herb which when added to bath water helps improve the blood circulation in the body. Sage is beneficial for the skin as it also treats acne.

Thyme

Thyme is a powerful herb which should be added to your bath water only once a week. Thyme is effective for treating all sorts of skin disorders. Relaxing in a tub filled with thyme herb will also help get rid of headaches.

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Story first published: Friday, October 30, 2015, 16:01 [IST]
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