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      Sore Muscle Soak

      10″ x 10″ square of muslin, cheesecloth, or foot of nylon stocking
      1/2 cup Epsom salts
      1/2 cup baking soda
      1 tablespoon sage
      1 tablespoon marjoram
      1 tablespoon chamomile
      1 tablespoon pine needles
      2 teaspoons lemon balm (Melissa)
      2 teaspoons peppermint
      10 drops essential oil of eucalyptus, peppermint, or juniper
      String or yarn

      Place all ingredients in center of cloth and tie into a bag. When adding the
      essential oil, allow the oil drops to be absorbed by the baking soda before
      tying the bag. Tie beneath the tap and allow the running water to flow
      through. When tub is full, remove bag from tap and massage your body with it
      for few minutes, then let it float in the tub. Discard after use.

      Good for: all skin types
      Use: following exercise, or as directed
      Follow with: Moisturize body after bath
      Pre time: about 15 minutes
      Mix with: n/a
      Store in: Several; bags could be made and stored in a zip-seal bag, low tub,
      or jar, or tin.
      Makes 1 treatment
      Special: Helps relax tense, sore muscles. The fragrance will soothe frayed

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      ~Enjoy !~
      Listmom & Creator/Designer of

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