Loose preparation: Add 1/2 cup of soak to warm bath water and soak for 20 minutes. Tea Bag preparation: For those who prefer to reduce herbal particulate floating in the tub pour 1/2 cup of lavender soak into an enclosed tea bag and submerge in warm bath water. Allow 5 minutes for the mixture to steep, then squeeze the bag to ensure maximum potency. Stovetop preparation: Add 1/2 cup of soak to 2 quartz of boiling water and allow 5 minutes for the mixture to steep. Strain and pour into warm bath water.