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epsom salts ..can you get in supermarket?

(11 Posts)
ggirl Mon 08-Apr-13 22:02:13

have been reading all the marvellous uses for them
and how they can exfoliate my feet
even can be used as a laxative !

where can I buy on the high street?

FoxPass Mon 08-Apr-13 22:08:15

Boots, although there has been a supply issue in all the stores in my area (in Scotland) so now I just buy in bulk on eBay. It's marvellous stiff smile

FoxPass Mon 08-Apr-13 22:08:31

Stuff, obviously grin

ggirl Mon 08-Apr-13 22:16:57

was put off by the £8 delivery for massive £25kg bag
how much do you buy at a time?
and what do you use it for?

Annianni Mon 08-Apr-13 22:37:56

Sainsburys pharmacy order in a 2kg box for me. It's about £7 and is in store the next day.

I use it for bathing.

ggirl Mon 08-Apr-13 22:44:40

thanks , didn't think of the pharmacy

Annianni Mon 08-Apr-13 22:47:50

I think mine are magnesium sulphate.
They should ask if you want them for bathing etc, I think there's a different kind that you can take as a laxative etc.

Whojamaflip Mon 08-Apr-13 22:51:16

I get mine from the garden centre - large boxes and iirc its about a third of the price. same stuff just aimed at a different market.

oh and it was my chiropractic who told me to get it from there smile

ggirl Mon 08-Apr-13 23:14:57

oh yes ..meant to be great for plants too

i wasn't planning on using for a laxative ..just bathing

BeaLola Mon 08-Apr-13 23:59:08

saw this onnline when looking for some - haven't tried them

www.Epsomsalts.co.uk

ggirl Tue 09-Apr-13 00:16:12

thanks .have just ordered from them !

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