mustard bath


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mustard bath

A stimulative hot foot bath consisting of a mixture of 1 tablespoon (15 ml) of dry mustard in a quart (946 ml) of hot water added to a pail or large basin filled with water of 100° to 104°F (37.8° to 40°C).
See also: bath
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Pampering contents include mustard bath salts and aromatic apple soap, while afternoon tea is also included, featuring tea, strainer, a box of hand-baked chocolate chunk shortbread biscuits, a chocolate cake and handmade butter fudge, plus a large jar of Gardener's Chutney.
A HOT mustard bath was recommended by the Victorians, for clearing "the tubes" and easing aches and pains.
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