Friday, November 8, 2013

Himalayan Pink Salt

Radiance is excited to offer Himalyan Pink Salt.  Mined from ancient ocean beds crystallized from seawater over 250 million years ago, Himalyan Pink Salt is one of the most natural, pure, and versatile salts in the world.  Ideal for both culinary and therapeutic uses--known for its unique flavor and complement of 84 elements (which give it it's unique pink/red color)--Himalyan Pink Salt will be a wonderful addition to your kitchen and bath. 

Use Himalayan Pink Salt in the kitchen as you would any table salt and enjoy the benefits of its purity and rich mineral content.  In the bath, Himalayan Pink Salt soothes sore muscles, enhances circulation, and aids the removal of toxins.

Bath Salt Recipe:
1 cup Epsom Salts
1 cup Himalyan Pink Salt
15-30 drops Essential Oil
1 tsp Almond Oil (or other carrier oil)

1 tsp powdered or fine herbs
¼ tsp baking soda

 Mix salts together in bowl.  Separately, blend essential oils and carrier oil, then add to salts.  Mix well.  Blend herbs into mixture, or sprinkle on top.
Use ½ to 1 cup per bath.  Makes 2-4 baths.

Radiance also carries decorative glass jars of varying sizes, which make beautiful packaging for your salts!

Body Scrub Recipe:
Makes 5-8 applications

Himalyan Pink Salt: 2 cups
Base oil (grapeseed, almond, or an oil blend): ¾ cup
Essential Oils: 30-40 drops of your choice

Thoroughly mix together sea salt and base oil.  Once blended, add essential oils, taking care to add slowly, mixing each drop into the salt-oil blend.  Once blended, scoop into a glass container for storage.
You can also add herbs to the scrub, such as lavender or calendula.  Powdered herbs mix best.