Peppermint Soaking Salt
Made in the United States
by at-risk young mothers using all-natural ingredients
Feel relaxed and rested after bathing with this soaking salt. It has been carefully hand-blended from peppermint essential oil and pink Himalayan sea salt. Each purchase empowers artisans at Bright Endeavors in the United States.
Fair Trade Cool & Calm Soaking Salts - Peppermint | The Little Market
As with all handmade items, no two pieces are the same. Variations in size, color, and design will occur.
- 8 oz.
- Ingredients: pink Himalayan sea salt and peppermint essential oil (fragrance)
Bright Endeavors lights the way out of poverty for young moms in Chicago, Illinois by teaching these strong women to craft premium products in a supportive, professional environment. Through their paid transitional jobs program, they provide the guidance and job skills young moms need to secure quality employment and achieve a lifetime of personal success. The artisans can work around their own schedules and other personal or family commitments.
To make soaking salts, artisans hand-crush pink Himalayan salt using a mortar and pestle. Next, they add essential oils, dried flowers, and other natural ingredients to create the desired fragrance. All the ingredients are combined, then bottled and sealed until ready for use.
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