Hinoki – The Japanese Cypress Tree
Hinoki bath has its origin in Japan. The Japanese word means Hinoki Cypress Tree, one of the highest grades of wood available in Japan, known to have natural bacteria-killing agents and its great adaptation ability for moisture. Based on the Japanese belief that soaking in the bath for half an hour to an hour to renew and cleanse your soul. Hinoki gives you a therapeutic bath. It consists of ten key elements, which are used as primary raw materials, inter alia, soap, antiseptic agents, perfumes, cosmetics and hair restoration treatments. One of the major minerals and oils extracted from Hinoki wood is considered to be a good cure for asthma and also works as a healing effect on the nervous system.
A Hinoki bath can be very old, it does not molds and retains its luster year after year. Every time you fill it with hot water dispersed a weak fragrance of lemon.