Adding epsom salts, which contain magnesium sulfate to your bath helps to relax muscles and relieve stress. Here are a few lesser known uses for epsom salts:
- use them to fertilize your garden
- sprinkle them around your garbage cans to deter animals
- mix them with dish soap to scrub stains away
- soaking in epsom salts can help draw out a splinter
These are just a few of the many benefits of epsom salts -- an inexpensive, natural product that can be found at any drugstore.