Essential Oils for a Vitality Bath

To wake up in the morning or to refresh yourself after a hard day’s work or before an evening out, this bath gives vitality to the physical body. (If you are pregnant or asthmatic, do not use this bath.)

3 drops rosemary essential oil
2 drops bergamot essential oil
2 drops peppermint oil
2 drops thyme essential oil

Add the oils after you have run a full warm bath, and then stir thoroughly to make sure the oil is evenly dispersed. Plan to remain in the bathtub for at least 20 minutes.

Tips to keep you feeling revitalized
• Get sufficient rest and sleep, and set aside time to practice deep relaxation.
• Take a five-minute “soother” by relaxing in an armchair and breathing deeply before engaging in stressful activities.
• Do as little as 20 minutes of aerobic exercise several times each week. Aerobic exercise allows endorphins–which have been called the “brain’s narcotic”–to be released into the system. Endorphins let your mind soar free and keep you feeling good for up to five hours after exercise.

Adapted from Blissful Bathtimes by Margo Valentine Lazzara (Storey Publishing, 2002)


Elena T.
Elena Poensgen4 years ago

Thank you :)

Edvanir L.
Edvanir L4 years ago

Thank you.

Winn Adams
Winn Adams5 years ago


Dale Overall

Many essential oils add pleasure to a relaxing and tranquil bath! Delightful!

Dianne Lane
Dianne Lane5 years ago

I can't wait until bath time!!!!!!!

Duane B.
.5 years ago

Thank you for sharing.

Donna Hamilton
Donna Hamilton5 years ago

Thanks for the info.

Sarah M.
Sarah M5 years ago

sounds nice

Angela N.
Angela N5 years ago

thank you

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Sarah M5 years ago