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Taupua bath soak | Ground + rest blend

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When we are grounded, it allows us to access our talents and power. It also nourishes our visions and goals to create the best life for ourselves.

Using this bath soak will help you achieve this by recharging your mauri (life force) with its releasing bath salts. Allow the minerals and salts to relax your tinana (body) and its muscles, the eucalytpus  essential oil to clear the mind and balance the mood, and the lemongrass essential oil to steady the nervous system and ease an over stimulated mind.

So what are you waiting for? Get taupua today and allow its minerals and salts to relax your tinana (body) and muscles and release that pent up tension!



Pink himalayan salt | maris sal - with whakapapa to Pakistan, this salt is said to contain powerful healing properties and is known for its ability to balance the skins pH levels, absorb dirt and toxins, reduce inflammation, deeply moisturise the skin, help to soothe dryness.

Epsom salt | magnesium sulphate - with whakapapa to Germany, this salt is said to soothe and calm sore muscles due to its natural magnesium and sulfate content but also soften rough, dry skin and help to exfoliate away dead skin cells leaving your skin looking and feeling soft and refreshed. A great salt for sensitive and irritating skin conditions. 

Jojoba oil | simmondsia chinensis  steeped with kawakawa, manuka, kanuka, lavender, calendula, and chamomile - similar to skin produced sebum allowing deeper penetration. Perfect to nourish and hydrate, boost the skins glow and help restore & rejuvenate as it is naturally high in Vitamins A, D and E and nutrients. A gentle oil that balances oily skin, soothes sensitive skin and hydrates dry and aging skin.

Coconut milk powder | cocos nucifera - containing a high-fat content which provides moisturising properties and is said to help calm and soothe dry skin by acting as a sealant by locking moisture and hydration into the skin. An easily absorbable milk that smoothes skin cells and can help to maintain the skins

Oatmeal - the ultimate hydrating and nourishing ingredient that is known for its soothing properties. It also thought to help reduce dryness and ease skin irritation symptoms by moisturising and protecting the skins natural moisture barrier.

Patchouli essential oil | pogostemon cablin - said to help calm irritation, stimulate skin regeneration, be helpful for cracked, chapped or dry skin, aid healing and soften scars and also aid cellulite and skin regeneration. For the mind, it is a very grounding and calming oil, thought to be great for a scattered, spacey or overthinking mind or if in need of slowing down by bringing you back down to earth and connecting you back into your body.

Lavender essential oil | lavandula angustifolia -known as nature's ‘first aid’ oil as it is thought to heal, soothe and have antiseptic and analgesic properties. it is also said to ease muscles, calm nervous tension and act as a gentle sedative to aid sleep, and ease agitation and irritability. Perfect for stress and tension headaches.

Cedarwood essential oil | cedrus atlantica -believed to have a grounding effect to calm nervous tension, balance an upset nervous system and promote an open and positive mind. It is also a very helpful essential oil to settle into a state of meditation.

Dried dried lavender and chamomile putiputi (flowers)

Dried kanuka rau (leaves)

Kanuka | kunzea ericoides | white tea tree

Kawakawa | macropiper excelsum

Kumarahou | pomaderris kumeraho | gum digger soap | golden tainui

Manuka | leptospermum scoparium, tea tree

Calendula | calendula officinalis 

Chamomile | matricaria recutita

Lavender | lavandula angustifolia


Kanuka | kunzea ericoides | white tea tree - a rongoā rākau (native plant) known to be antimicrobial and healing, as well as calming and relaxing, to the mind. From a wairua (spiritual) perspective, Māori believe it has the ability for regeneration and restored inner vitality & strength, and help with spontaneity and self-expression. 

Kawakawa | macropiper excelsum - a rongoā rākau (native plant) that is said to soothe skin and help reduce inflammation due to its antimicrobial and analgesic properties. From a wairua (spiritual) perspective, Māori believe it gives strength to move forward fearlessly & have faith. 

Manuka | leptospermum scoparium| kahikatoa | tea tree - a rongoā rākau (native plant) said to soothe body and soul through its purification, anti-microbial, and anti-inflammatory properties. From a wairua (spiritual) perspective, Māori believe it supports self-regeneration, metamorphosis, being in touch with your own power, and depth of inner experience. 

Calendula | calendula officinalis - known to soothe & hydrate skin and promote collagen production to help the skin to glow.

Chamomile | matricaria recutita - known to contain powerful anti-oxidants including polyphenols and phytochemicals which are said to help aging skin, protects from free radical damage by accelerating cell and tissue renewal, and give the skin a glow. 

Lavender | lavandula angustifolia - known to be healing, antiseptic and calming. 

Red clover | trifolium pratense - said to be an excellent skin healing rongoā, with mild anti-spasmodic and anti-inflammatory properties. It is also thought to be a great support to wahine in terms of whare tangata (the womb) and a support to ease tension.


Pour desired amount into running bath water and soak for 20 minutes to enjoy the full effects of the mineral rich salts and essential oils. For extra hydration, nourishment and an even more luxurious bath experience, add a few drops of your MK facial oil into the water before soaking.

Rinse your tub after each use and collect the dried rongoā from the drain and discard.

If you prefer a less ‘messy’ bath, consider placing in a cotton pouch or a piece of cloth to make the cleanup a little easier.


Store sealed in a cool area away from sunlight. 

MindKai is 100% natural, and as such has no preservatives. That is why we recommend using your product within one year of receiving.


MindKai is for external use only. Desist use if skin irritation occurs. Keep away from eyes.

Consult with a health practitioner if pregnant before using products with essential oils.

Keep out of reach of tamariki (children).