Borealis Tea Bath - Clearwater Cultures

Borealis Tea Bath

Regular price $7.00

Tea Baths are one of the oldest ways to rest and relax, while you absorb the benefits of the medicinal properties of the herbs used in the tea bath. Our tea blends have been mixed to give you the most out of your bath time.

The benefits of Tea is because of its many antioxidant and antimicrobial qualities.  Teas can be used for various therapeutic effects such as anti-inflammatory, anti-carcinogenic, immune-enhancing, and more.  Since the skin is the largest organ in the body, a “tea bath” allows the body to absorb the tea and its beneficial nutrients much quicker than you could obtain by drinking tea.

  • Detoxifies skin
  • May delay skin cell aging
  • Promotes healing of sores and wounds
  • Soothes Stressed Skin
  • Help to balance skin tone
  • Aid in the repair of sun damage
  • Promotes rejuvenation of skin cells
  • Fights free radicals
  • Reduces inflammation
  • Improves psoriasis
  • Reduces dandruff
  • Helps treat and prevent Acne and aids in the healing of other skin conditions

You will get: A tea bag (reusable, so hold onto it!) and 2 tea baths.

OR Get just get a Tea Bath refill of Borealis Blend which will have 2 in the Refill.

 Borealis Blend:

Chamomile, Peppermint, Indian Green Tea, Scullcap, Wood Betony, Catnip, Stevia, Spearmint, Lemongrass, Elderberries, Red Rose Buds & Petals, Linden, Red Raspberry, Orange Peel.

Green Tea- can aid with relaxation and detoxification, and is a known antioxidant. If your muscles are sore it'll help relax them. Green tea is known to be a dream on your skin; it contains a lot of vitamin B for silky skin.

  • Chamomile- relaxes the body, calms the mind, and may ease certain types of pain. It is particularly kind to your skin, so if you suffer from adult acne or just want a glowing complexion chamomile is a great choice. It's also stress-relieving, and a particularly good tea right before bed.

  • Peppermint- Has soothing properties make it an effective treatment for rashes, poison oak and poison ivy. It gives a strong healing effect to the skin.
    Peppermint leaves have been used widely since ages to treat oily and greasy skin. Menthol in peppermint reduces the secretion of oil from the sebaceous glands which help to get an oil-free skin naturally
    Peppermint is known to balance the pH levels of the skin. This helps balance the production of excessive oils in the skin, thereby reducing overall acne and breakouts. The astringent, antiseptic and anti inflammatory properties of peppermint help diminish the appearance of acne, blackheads, rashes and redness of the skin. It is a rich source of Vitamin A and C and contains folates and omega 3 fatty acids which help in fighting sun related problems like sun tan and sun burn. Its is a natural insect repellent. It also reduces the itchy sensation associated with dandruff. It reduces the hair greasiness. This stimulates hair follicles and increases blood circulation in the scalp, promoting hair growth.  It can hydrate the hair follicles from within to give you smooth, shiny and soft hair. It has analgesic, aesthetic, astringent, decongestant, antiseptic and antimicrobial properties which help to treat a number of health conditions like cold, flu, sinusitis, dry cough, fever, chills and digestive problems. Menthol is also used in the preparation of pain relieving ointments, topical muscle relaxants and analgesics because of it analgesic properties. Its used to treat cold and flu. It kills the bacteria and virus that cause flu and relieves pain from the aching body. It also provides relief from cough and congestion. The menthol present in peppermint thins the mucous, lubricates the respiratory tract and helps to bring out the dried phlegm from the lungs. Peppermint contains several essential oils which help to stop the growth of different kinds of bacteria. It also inhabits the growth of fungi in the body. It encourages the body to make prostacyclins, a substance that keeps the airways open for easy breathing. Extracts of peppermint also relieve nasal symptoms of colds related to allergy.  With its analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties it may also help with muscular pains and arthritis. Helps Reduces Stress, Emotional Imbalance and Anxiety. Peppermint contains therapeutic qualities which help to reduce stress, emotional imbalance and anxiety.
  • Rose Petals & Buds- it can calm you down and is full of antioxidants. But it's best used as a toner, because rose has the ability to tighten your pores without drying it out. 
  • Skullcap- helps inflammation, provide relief from spasms, stimulate blood, help eliminate headaches, reduce fever, relieve gout and work a sedative for relaxation. Helps with insomnia and anxiety. 

  • Wood Betony- has astringent, tonic, sedative, and relaxing properties. Acts as a remedy for headaches and nervousness. It relaxes the whole body (especially the head area) and gives calm and peace, stimulates different body systems (such as digestive). It helps with peaceful sleep and good dreams, purifies the body. Treating headaches and facial pain. Its sedative properties are used for calming down emotional tension and treating anxiety and stress (it also strengthens the nervous system of the body). Memory problems and lack of concentration. Helps with moods. Wounds, bruises and insect bites.

  • Catnip-   include its ability to calm restless sleep, relieve anxiety  and stress, speed up the recovery from colds and fever, detoxify the body, reduce inflammation throughout the body, and even speed wound healing.

  • Stevia- it has antibacterial, antiseptic, & antioxidant activity may aid in removing wrinkles, dermatitis, skin blemishes, eczema, scarring, rashes, acne outbreaks, chapped lips, and itchiness. It can enhance the healing process.It can be beneficial for dandruff,  thin hair, and dry scalp.
  • Spearmint- to help reduce swelling due to nerve or muscle pain. It has anti-fungal properties. It may help to improve learning and memory.
  • Lemongrass-  is an anti-microbial and anti-bacterial herb. This means it will help limit bacterial or microbial growth on the skin. It helps with skin infections, reduces skin issues caused by bacterial infections. It helps cure fungus infections on the skin. The herb also acts as an astringent, which constricts the skin. This helps to minimize pores, limit the secretions of oil and provide a temporary skin-firming treatment.
  • Elderberries- anti-inflammatory. It helps with fevers and colds. Good for burns, ulcerations, rashes, and wounds. Helps with acne and oily skin. stimulates respiratory system, reduces infections, soothes nerves and itchy skin. It is rich in antioxidants making it excellent skin toners to help protect against premature aging and free radical damage.
  • Linden- It is calming and relaxing,eases headaches, in particular migraines.
     It helps rid your body of toxins that cause skin inflammation. May help improve your cardiac health. It will help relieve sore throats and coughs as it is a great expectorant. It brings relief to your nasal congestion and reduces the feeling of a stuffy nose. It expels the harmful toxins that are causing infections. This may prove helpful when you have dry skin or bad sunburn. It can also be used as a tonic for you to freshen up. Soothes irritated skin, reduces swelling and even serves as a remedy for puffy eyelids.  When applied directly to the skin can bring relief to joint pain and certain leg wounds, especially if brought on by poor blood flow.
  • Red Raspberry- leaves contains a rich assortment of vitamins including Vitamin B complex, calcium, iron, magnesium and fragarine. It is used to treat flu and colds. It helps with acne and for inflamed or oozing skin. The tannins in the leaves can shrink blood vessels and stimulate skin regeneration. It is a mild disinfectant, it can help prevent bacterial infection. commonly use to heal the irritation on the skin. Due to its high levels of vitamin E and C, as well as various antioxidants, it soothes inflammation caused by psoriasis, acne, and eczema.
  • Orange Peel-  is considered as a boon for face and skin care as it helps with blackheads, dead cells, acne, pores, blemishes, dark circles, dry skin, and brightens your face.The abundant vitamin C and anti-oxidants in orange peels prevent your skin from getting too oily or dry. When applied to skin, they also work as a toner, removing dead cells and dirt and tightening pores.