Homemade Lavender Bath Salts

There’s nothing quite as relaxing as a lavender bath in the evening to help de-stress and get a good night’s sleep. There are many sites on the internet who will extol the virtues micronutrient this and detoxification that, but I’m a much simpler creature: I like baths. I like it when they smell nice. Salt baths make my skin look healthier and softens up the hard bits of skin I get from all my gardening and manual tasks.

It’s not uncommon for about 350g of salts to be sold for between £6 and £40! I knew I could beat this price so set about comparing the ingredients and online recipes before arriving at my own which works out at about £2 if I use a bit a of a mix of salts, £1.20 if I stick to just good old sea salt. In short, you can save 66-95% by making your own.

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