'The skin is our largest organ and one that is an excellent vehicle for detoxifying the body. One-third of all invading bacteria, viruses and toxins are eliminated through the skin. When the liver, colon, and kidneys become overwhelmed, the skin picks up the slack.
Often it is difficult for the body to keep up with the task of removing environmental pollutants and chemicals, as well as excessive dietary fats, preservatives and impurities found in our food. During detoxifying baths, toxins are processed through the pores to the surface of the skin.
Because we are living in the modern world, we end up carrying an accumulation of toxins in our bodies. The symptoms of toxic overload include:'