Oatmeal, 4 pounds,

Bran, 2 quarts,

Almond meal, 1 1/2 pounds,

White Castile soap, 1 pound,

Violet sachet, 3 ounces.

Have the soap dried and powdered. Mix all together, and keep in glass jars, from which to fill small cheese-cloth bags, to use as sponges. The bags should be about 4 inches square, and filled as needed.