The use of aromatherapy is diverse and varied. From body products through to massage, there are many ways to benefit from aromatherapy. On particular way is to use hand milled peppermint soap with essential oils.
Hand milled peppermint soap with essential oils is a great pick me up in the morning, leaving you refreshed, and ready to start the day. It’s possible to buy hand milled peppermint soap with essential oils from a retailer, or to make your own natural hair.
If buying hand milled peppermint soap with essential oils, make sure that the essential oils used are of a therapeutic grade. Cheap fragrance-only products have no health benefits, and may actually be harmful. It is extremely unlikely you will suffer from any sort of allergic reaction to hand milled peppermint soap with essential oils if they are of therapeutic grade, but the risk increases if inferior supplies are used.
Making hand milled peppermint personal cleaning products with essential oils isn’t difficult, you just need some basic supplies. Many health food stores will have the ingredients you need, or you can shop online, and have the products delivered to your door.
To begin making hand milled peppermint soap with essential oils once you have the supplies, start by shredding a 4oz (10g) base supplies. If you want to use dried herbs, boil ¼ cup of distilled water, and then add the dried herbs and turn off the heat, allowing the herbs to steep for 20 minutes.
The next step in making this product is to strain the water, into a bowl, then place back in the pan and reheat. Turn the heat down and add the soap chips, stirring until it combines into a single mass.
Add 1 tablespoon of liquid lanolin, 1 teaspoon of jojoba oil, 10 drops of peppermint oil and 4 drops of vitamin E oil. If you have chosen to use only essential oils, rather than dried herbs when making your hand milled peppermint soap with essential oils, also add 10 drops of your desired oil/s.
Take the pan from the heat and pour the mixture into a soap mold. Allow the soap to set for at least 6 hours. The time needed for setting may vary according to the room temperature. Once set, you have your very own hand milled peppermint soap with essential oils.
Of course, you aren’t limited to making hand milled peppermint soap with essential oils. You can use any of your favorite products during this creative process. In a few easy steps, you can create a great aromatherapy tool for yourself, or a wonderful gift.