Bath bombs are so popular and so many people love them. Some of you must wonder why people are fond of using them. Is there any necessary reasons that I must use bath bombs?
One thousand people may have one thousand reasons to love bath bombs. To sum up, most reasons focus on two directions: Health and Relax.
1. Skin Care – Health
1.1 Why skin health is so important?
As the largest organ of the body, skin has a total area of about 20 square feet. However, people easily forget skin’s significance. The skin is the first protection to the outside world. It keeps microbes away, regulating body temperature, permitting the sensations of touch, heat and cold. It’s like a barrier and acts as a filter. It is affected by every aspect of the life. The skin keeps metabolism, with old cells dying and new cells forming.
The health of the skin is the outcome of multi-factor, including physical health, mental health, and the external environment. A healthy skin can fight the signs of aging, heal faster, and stave off potential disease with a more efficient protective immunity.
The pollution of environment is worsening everyday, which affect our body all the time. We have to do our best to take actions to protect our skin, keeping it healthy. And people all pay great attention to their physical appearance. We want to show our best to the world. A healthy skin are full and vibrant, showing people that you are full of energy. On the other hand, unhealthy skin may affect other people’s opinions and your personal development in some way.
Makeup can help the skin to look good, but we still need the skin healthy from inside to outside. The healthy skin is moisturized, elasticity and glossy. However, unhealthy skin trends to have disease, infection and scars after injuries, and it’s sallow and dark. What’s worse, unhealthy skin care habits can cause rashes, sores, acne and wrinkles. A good healthy skin care habit is specially significant to people who have experience of skin issues. Your skin definitely deserves your special attention and care including your body skin.
1.2 How bath bomb keep your skin healthy?
1.2.1 Rehydrate your skin
Most bath bombs contain several kind essential oil, which can moisturize you skin, regroup and rehydrate your skin. When bath bombs dissolve in the bath tub, your skin can absorb essential oil and other beneficial ingredients. Hot water can open your pores, and the effect of skin moisture is far much better than simply applying body lotion. If you have been outside for all day and take a long walk, a bath bomb containing eucalyptus oil must be your one of the best choice to release your body aches and pains.
1.2.2 Nourish your skin
Besides essential oil, some basic carrier oils are also used in bath bombs, such as Jojoba oil, Argan oil, Rosehip oil, and cocoa butter. Basic oils provide some unique benefits.
Cocoa butter – Moisturizes and soothes dry skin
Jojoba oil – Quickly absorbs and nourished skin
Argan oil – Rich in Vitamin E and reduce stretch marks
1.2.3 Beauty your body
If you have acne problem, no matter on your body or your face, lime essential oil can help you clear up acne. Bath bombs with lemon essential oil can harden your soft nail. Soak them in bath bomb water.
In swimsuit season, cellulite is many women concern. Find bath bombs with grapefruit essential oil can reduce cellulite.
2. Aromatherapy – Relax
2.1 What is aromatherapy?
Aromatherapy concept was invented by a French chemist, René-Maurice Gattefossé, who burned a hand badly and accidentally treated it with lavender oil. The lavender oil rapid healing function drove him to research the effects of essential oil on both skin and mind. Actually, essential oil for therapeutic, spiritual, hygienic and ritualistic history can track back to ancient time including the Chinese, Indians, Egyptians, Greeks and Romans using them in cosmetics, perfumes and medicine.
2.2 How bath bomb relax your body and mind?
Modern bath bombs combining with aromatherapy, using many kind essential oil and mineral ingredients, help your skin, body, and mind relax and heal in short time. The first bath bomb was invented by Mo Constantine, one of the co-founder of Lush in 1989.
Body and mind can affect mutually. Mental and physical health is vital at the same time. If you have some physical issues, you will find it’s little hard to concentrate on something else. A good body condition can help you work more effective, live more comfortable. Living in such a fast and pressure modern world, so many people feel anxiety and depression. A research turns out that Americans works the longest compared with other 15 countries.
Having a balance work and rest means a lot. Almost 1/3 of our life is sleeping, which can relax our body and mind. Everyone deserve a good night. Taking a bath before sleeping is many people’s habits, which can help them to fall in sleep fast and relax their body and mind at the meantime.
Bath bomb offer an easy, feasible and affordable way to relax and treat yourself good. Most bath bombs have wonderful colors and abundant scents, which are from natural essential oil. The most popular scents are floral, citrusy, fruity, minty, herbal, spicy, woody and sweet.
Lavender scent – relax your mind and help you sleep
Peppermint scent – clear your mind
Bath bomb has started a bathing revolution, which offers healthy bathing recipes, wonderful and mysterious aromatherapy. Your body and mind can attain relax and de-stress much easier and faster. Finally, there are some tips for you.
- Tip 1. Make sure you are not allergic to any ingredients of bath bombs.
- Tip 2. Choose the most alluring ones. Find the most favorite scent.
- Tip 3. Experience with different types of bath bombs.