BetterYou Magnesium Relax Bath Flakes are an effective way of replenishing the body with magnesium, an essential mineral which promotes overall wellbeing, aids skin health and naturally relieves tired and aching muscles.
BetterYou Magnesium Flakes for the bath contain a relaxing blend of magnesium chloride, rose geranium and bergamot to help ease tension and clear the mind for ultimate relaxation.
These magnesium flakes contain a highly concentrated form of Zechstein magnesium chloride which helps increase cellular magnesium levels when exposed to the skin. Magnesium chloride is fully soluble, so it can break its bond and travel into the pores, dermal layers, and bloodstream. For maximum absorption, it is recommended to take a magnesium rich bath twice or three times a week to maintain cellular levels.
While the Rose Geranium has a crisp aroma that stimulates the adrenal cortex and helps to balance the nervous system – helping to balance the emotions and feel more grounded. Bergamot is used for its incredible calming and repairing qualities.
Importance of Magnesium:
- An essential mineral in exercise recovery, Magnesium contributes to the reduction of tiredness and fatigue, the normal functioning of muscles and maintenance of healthy bones and teeth.
- Magnesium also aids electrolyte balance and supports normal energy-yielding metabolism.
- It also plays a part in normal psychological function and healthy functioning of the nervous system.
Benefits of Magnesium Flakes:
- 100% natural magnesium chloride
- Helps relax and unwind from the stresses of the day
- Certified vegan friendly
- Palm oil derivative free
- Dermatologically tested
- Fully recyclable eco-friendly packaging
- Magnesium Relax Flakes by Better You are free from preservatives, synthetic colours, fragrances, palm oil and palm oil derivatives
- The flakes are suitable for vegans and vegetarians
Who are Magnesium Flakes suitable for?
- Suitable from 3 months up
- Use during pregnancy and breastfeeding. We recommend consulting your Midwife or GP before beginning any supplementation.
- Bath: Add 250g Magnesium Flakes (roughly 2 cups) per bath. Lie back and relax for 20 minutes. Increase amount for a more intensive experience.
- Footbath: Add 150g Magnesium Flakes (roughly 1 cup) to approximate 5 litres of water, enough to cover feet. Sit and relax for 20 minutes.
Keep out of reach and sight of children. For external use only; Avoid contact with eyes; Do not use on damaged or broken skin.
Magnesium Chloride Hexahydrate Flakes, Pelargonium Roseum (Rose Geranium) Leaf Oil, Citrus Aurantium Bergamia (Bergamot) Peel Oil, Citronellol, Limonene, Linalool, Geraniol. 750g of Magnesium Relax Flakes contains 90g magnesium.
What is the source of the magnesium chloride used in Magnesium Flakes?
The magnesium chloride BetterYou use is a solution mined in Veendam in the Netherlands. It is mined from an ancient seabed that has been condensed and purified for over 250 million years. To mine the magnesium chloride, spring water is carefully pumped down to dissolve the seam and the solution is brought up to the surface. This solution is the foundation of our Magnesium Body Sprays, Lotions, Gel and Flakes.
Why does my skin tingle after or when using the Magnesium Flakes?
The most important fact to remember is that this isn’t an allergic reaction to magnesium, as magnesium is naturally found within the body and is vital to good health. This can actually be a sign the body’s cellular magnesium levels are low. This tingling sensation is caused by the magnesium, which is a large molecule being rapidly absorbed through the epidermis. Also if you have dry or broken skin it may heighten the sensation so avoid these areas. This reaction will decrease as your body’s cellular magnesium levels increase.
EVOH is a water-soluble polymer and lines all BetterYou Magnesium Flakes resealable pouches. Its biodegradable properties allow our pouches to be 100% recyclable. The first of their kind. Unlike other pouch linings, BetterYou pouches do not contain chlorine, dioxins, toxic gases or harmful metals but are composed of carbon, oxygen and hydrogen. They are even more efficient as our linings have a 10,000 times greater gas barrier than standard LDPE film hence preserving Flake freshness while helping to reduce waste. All our Magnesium Flakes packaging utilse this advanced technology promoting zero harm to the environment.
The BetterYou Source
BetterYou Zechstein magnesium chloride comes from a natural source, deep inside the Earth’s crust. It has been protected from man-made pollutants for over 250 million years, ensuring quality and purity. Their essential oils are responsibly sourced from Siciliy, Italy (lemon oil) and Spain and Tunisia (rosemary oil). Proudly British made. Against animal testing.
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