Essential Oils for the Feet
Posted by kevin1234 on 3/25/2011 to Oils
Some of the best oils for creating an overall relaxing experience are floral varieties. Lavender and rose oils are wonderful additions to a foot soak. Many varieties of Epsom salt are scented with these oils to create a soothing experience for the feet and legs.
Peppermint is also a very popular oil that is found in foot bath mixtures and foot creams. The oil is powerful in helping to release toxins from the body. It also has anti-inflammatory properties that are useful for those with arthritis or aching toes and ankles.
Another great oil for the feet is tea tree oil. This oil is incredible for relieving dry, itchy skin on the feet or anywhere else on the body. It is also used to relieve uncomfortable symptoms related to blisters or insect bites. This is a natural cure form many different ailments and people have been using it in creams and along on the skin for thousands of years.
Lemon oil is also wonderful for creating improved circulation in the joints. People with low circulation and elderly people usually can experience improvement in the feel of their feet and joints after soaking in a lemon oil foot bath.
There are many products created with essential oils, but you can also create your own. You can mix different oils to create a unique scent with a variety of benefits that will help your feet to feel invigorated and healthy.