The Herb Lover's Spa Book: Create a Luxury Spa Experience at Home with Fragrant Herbs from Your Garden

The Herb Lover's Spa Book: Create a Luxury Spa Experience at Home with Fragrant Herbs from Your Garden

by Sue Goetz

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Overview

This book shows how easy it is to grow and prepare therapeutic herbs for a custom spa experience in the comfort of your own home. It will help you unplug, relax and make the world go away.

Since the days of Cleopatra, we have been in search of the "Spa Experience" - a mystical place of white fluffy towels, populated by the finest of facial masks and lotions. But this vision of relaxation can come with a hefty price tag. That is about to change. In her new book, herb gardener, spa enthusiast and award-winning garden designer Sue Goetz shows us how to create the luxury spa experience in our own home, featuring fragrant, therapeutic herbs from the garden. With lavish photos throughout, The Herb Lover’s Spa Book gives the reader simple steps for growing and preparing herbs for the home spa…aromatherapy oils, lotions, tub teas, masks, scrubs, sachets, travel bath mixes, and more. It has never been easier to enjoy the spa ambiance and let the stress of the day melt away.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780989268868
Publisher: St. Lynn's Press
Publication date: 02/15/2015
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Sue Goetz is a garden designer, writer and speaker. She began her lifelong love of gardening as a child where she “always found places to grow things.” She is a certified Master Gardener and founder-owner of Creative Gardener, where she offers classes, garden coaching, and gardens by design. She also owns Urban Garden Company. Among her many accolades: In 2013, The Best of West Sound voted Sue “Favorite Horticulturalist,” and in 2012 she was named Educator of the Year by the Washington State Nursery and Landscape Association. She received Sunset magazine’s “Western Living Fresh Ideas” award and Fine Gardening’s “Best Design” award. www.thecreativegardener.com

Table of Contents

Introduction xi

SPA: A Little History and Lore xix

Surround 1

Grow 29

Create 81

Glossary 162

Resources 164

Recipes List 165

References 166

Index 167

Acknowledgements 168

About the Author 170

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