The Spa On Maxwell
Therapeutic Organic Foot Soak + Pedicure
All of our Foot Soaks will include Epsom Salt & 4 essential oils: Frankincense, Myrrh, Lavender & Tea Tree oils.
There will also be variations of flowers floating in our fabulous foot soaks for added therapeutic benefits.
THERAPEUTIC ORGANIC FOOT SOAKS
Why is soaking feet beneficial?
Soaking the feet works on the principal that the feet are connected to every part of the body and uses the healing power of water to bring relaxation and draw toxins out of the body through sweat glands in the feet. For simple relaxation and detoxification, soak your feet in a basin of warm water. Add lavender essential oil or lemon juices to refresh, and tea tree oil for fungal infection. We add them all to your Therapeutic Organic Foot Soak at The Spa On Maxwell.
Soaking feet in a Copper bowl can help to achieve a healthier immune system,relieve joint pain from conditions like arthritis. Besides the beauty, copper is naturally antibacterial killing many germs and bacteria. It can also help to reduce pain and inflammation.
Positive and negative magnetic fields created by copper help energy flow through the body. Ionized copper was used by ancient Egypt to purify water.
The Greeks, Romans and Persians added it to their bathwater to wash and help purify their skin.
Promoting hair health — According to a study published in Archives of Dermatology, lavender may help treat alopecia areata (hair loss), and that it was able to show improvement in 43 percent of the total test participants.
Eliminating microbes — Research shows that lavender possesses antibacterial properties that are effective against 65 different strains, such as E. coli and S. aureus. In addition, it may also help fight fungi.
Improving blood circulation — Lavender may help boost blood circulation throughout your body.
Relieving respiratory disorders — If diffused via an inhaler or a vaporizer, lavender essential oil can help treat inflammatory respiratory conditions like asthma.
Providing pain relief — Applying lavender essential oil to your muscles may help relieve soreness, joint pain and rheumatism.
Boosting skin healing — A 2016 study notes that topical application of lavender oil can help promote acceleration of collagen synthesis and differentiation of fibroblasts, thereby promoting wound healing.
Antibacterial – Rose makes an ideal ingredient in cleansers for acne and acne prone skin.
Anti-inflammatory – Rose oils can held reduce redness on your skin helping soothe ailments like rosacea and eczema.
Vitamin C – Rose contains high amounts of vitamin C, which is a powerful antioxidant. Vitamin C can help protect skin cells from damage.
Moisturizing – Rose oil helps lock moisture into the skin.
Relaxing – Aromatically, rose calms.
Tones – Rose is a natural astringent. It can help tighten pores and restore suppleness to skin without drying, unlike alcohol based toners.