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SALE
WAS 10.00
NOW 5.00

18th Century
Foot Bath
Herbs
Original Recipe 1772
3oz
2 to 3 servings per box
SMELLS WONDERFUL AND WOODSY


This is an authentic 18th Century Foot Bath herbal kit made from a true 18th century recipe. It comes with the herbs ready to go. You can either make a foot bath out of them, by boiling them in water first, or you can add them to your foot bath tub in hot water in the cotton baggie.

Herbs included in the recipe:
Sage - Antibacterial, antiviral, and antifungal properties
Rosemary -Has antibacterial, anti fungal, anti viral, as well as muscle soothing and Anti
inflammatory properties.
Peppermint - Cooling and soothing
Juniper Berries - For wounds and for pain in joints and muscles.
Angelica -For nerve pain, joint pain, and skin disorders.


This smells heavenly, very earthy. It reminds me of fall harvests, and Christmas, with long walks in the woods.


The 18th century saw a revival in going to spas, foot baths, and "taking the waters" for one's health along with a renewed desire to bathe. These various herbal water treatments were said to cure a wide range of conditions. They say, Marie Antoinette insisted on frequent baths she loved to enjoy a long, luxurious soak in a glorious fragrant herbal bath.It is also said that she even ate her breakfast while bathing, fully dressed in her chemise, for modesty.


This specific 1772 foot bath soothes tired feet and makes them soft.

This is meant to soak your feet in, not to drink.

To Use: Mix a few Tablespoons with hot water, soak hands or feet 15-30 minutes, dry and moisturize! Can also be used in the bathtub!!


*Information and statements found within this listing have not been approved by the FDA. This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. Educate yourself properly about herbs and oils prior to applying product to you body and always do a skin patch test, especially if you have known sensitivities.

Photos include:
FRANÇOIS BOUCHER (PARIS 1703-1770)

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Custom Boxed Sets are available. The Box is $5.00 and you may add what you like to it. Please notify us and I can set up a custom order for you.
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Note: With these recipes and products being all natural and organic as well as historical- they are prone to change consistency in varying weather conditions. That does not take away from their potency or their quality- it just means that it's a natural product without any chemical additives. All Our products may melt. We can't guarentee what consistency they will arrive in during the summer months. If this happens- put them in the fridge and give them a stir once cool.
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SALE - 18th Century Foot Bath Herbs - An Aromatic Bath For The Feet Original 1772 Recipe- SALE

Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: Sage, Juniper Berries, Peppermint, Angelica, Rosemary, CHRISTMAS
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Favorited by: 21 people