Need Help? 1-800-480-4540
FREE SHIPPING NOW
My Basket
My Account
 
VOLUME WHOLESALE
Bath Categories Shop By Benefit Shop By Type Shop By Scent
Latest Posts

Need a Bamboo Jar? 
spa salts natural and pure salts for bath, shower and spa use
Eco-Friendly storage option for salts
Welcome to the Salt Blog
Keeping you up to date with the latest and greatest in bath salts and gourmet chef salts.

Designer Bags of Bath Soaks
3 for the price of 2

Thre Dreaded Cold & Flu
Click to learn more

Frequently Asked Questions
about Grain Sizes
Click to view
Tuesday, 25 November 2008
Go Take a Bath Stinky Turkey!Thanksgiving can be cozy, fun, stressful, or all of the above. If you’re spending the evening with family or friends, it’s a great time to reconnect after the busy year. If you’re hosting, it can feel festive and exciting, but you may find yourself riddled with anxiety the night before. Between preparing your meal, planning activities, and seeing your meddlesome in-laws or that crazy uncle you’ve never really cared for, you feel pressure to make the day as enjoyable as possible.

Why not take this opportunity to treat yourself to a “time out”, to truly pamper yourself? By taking a bath, you’ll lower your stress level while getting some much-needed time to yourself. Since this week is probably filled with preparations, traveling, or back-to-back plans, you’ll need to rest and rejuvenate.

Here’s an idea: take a bath the night before the big day, with a focus on relaxation and rejuvenation. Then, take a bath after everyone leaves, to center and re-balance yourself after all that activity. Through the use of the right bath salts, you’ll achieve the desired results.

Here’s the perfect recipe for each!

Pre-Thanksgiving Bath:
For this bath, you’ll want to use a combination of relaxing and rejuvenating elements in your bath. Try mixing in some bath salts infused with mint or citrus scents to give you an energy boost, and add a soothing bath salt such as our “Tranquility” blend. Color is important as well - bright, lighter colors will refresh you, and “cooler” colors will calm you. Mix and match to perfection!

Post-Thanksgiving Bath:
Now that everyone is gone, you can treat yourself to the perfect, calming bath and follow up with a good night’s sleep. Scents like lavender and vanilla are good choices for a bath before bedtime, as they lower blood pressure and relax you from the inside out. Choose bath salts in blues, purples, or soft greens to calm you even more.

For each bath, dim the lights - or turn them off altogether and light some candles. Play your favorite music softly in the background. Close your eyes, take deep breaths, and think of nothing but how the your body feels in the water. Be sure your friends and family know that this is your time to be alone; no interruptions.

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

Posted by: Robin Galante AT 01:00 pm   |  Permalink   |  Email
    Sign up for weekly discounts & specials 
     
    Follow us on TwitterFollow
    us
    Read our BlogRead
    Blog
    Like us o FacebookLike
    us
    Follow us on PinterestPin
    us

    Useful Links
    Home
    About Us
    Shop Bath Salts
    Shop Gourmet Salts
    Wholesale
    Customer Service
    Contact Us
    Account Log In
    Shipping Information
    Weekly Salt Blog
    Customer Support
    Popular Products
    Dead Sea Salt
    Himalayan Salt
    Epsom Bath Salts
    Foaming Bath Salts
    Kids Bath Salts

    We are the salt of the Earth. From our luxurious bath salts to our worldly gourmet salts, we strive to keep you impressed. Our philosophy takes root in harnessing natural mineral sea salts to increase your well-being from the inside out. Our core mission is to increase our customers understanding of the wondrous benefits of sea salt.
     
    © Copyright 2002-2014. San Francisco Salt Company & San Francisco Bath Salt Company are registered trademarks.