Alkaline Bath


from Dr JH Kellogg's Hydriatic Techniques...

The beneficial effects of spas and mineral springs are due to the alkalinity acting on the skin. Can achieve same by:

  • Neutral Tub Bath 35°C
  • 150-350Gm of Sodium Bicarbonate or Potassium Carbonate per 120Lt

Used in

Local 15gm/Lt as hot Sponge in


from Dr GK Abbott's Prescriptions...

400gm of soda bicarbonate in a Neutral Tub Bath 10-20min

Sedative - relieves skin irritation