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Top 10 Things You Need for The Perfect Relaxing Bath

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You Deserve A Relaxing Bath

Setting aside time for a relaxing spa bath is a great form of self-care. You get to have a mini escape from being productive and enjoy just being for a few minutes. And the peace and quiet creates a needed break from the relentless activity of our lives. Setting aside time to take a relaxing bath means you’re putting yourself first, and yes, you should be doing it more regularly too! But maybe you’ve fallen into a rut with your bath routine. For example, maybe your bath is more rubber ducky and Mr. Bubble than feminine and grown-up.

You need to make your bath special. Make it luxurious because you want to leave feeling as though you went on vacation. It’s not difficult to get there! I’ve rounded up the best products for your next spa bath experience. Elevate your next “me time” moment with these top 10 things you need for the perfect relaxing bath!

What are your relaxing bath must-haves? How else do you spend time relaxing and rejuvenating? Share your routines and products in the comments because I’d love to know! If you’re interested in more wellness and self-care tips, click here.

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1

Bath Bomb Cubes

Nothing says "relaxing bath" like adding luxury to your water. These bath bomb cubes are a great addition to your spa bath. They are handcrafted and add a light scent to your water.
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Luxurious Body Wash

Don't forget your body wash. Use something special to clean yourself. This body wash is a foaming cleanser, so it's light. The scent is delicate and not overpowering. Leave your regular body wash for another time!
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Water Resistant Shower Speaker

Playing relaxing music can erase the stress of the day. This Bluetooth speaker will make your music sound great. Plus, it's water-resistant, so you don't need to worry about a few splashes.
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Diptyque Roses Candle

Get all your senses in the game with this amazing candle. The light floral scent is feminine and romantic - just like the glow from the flickering flame. Just close your eyes and be in the moment.
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Expandable Bamboo Tub Tray

If you like to have your "things" with you while you relax in the bath, this is a great tray for you. The bamboo is ideal for the bathroom because it doesn't absorb water, so no gross mold (total buzzkill on the relaxing bath!).
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Luxury Bath Pillow

Readers know how annoying it is to get into a bubble bath with a book and realize you are uncomfortable because your head is in a weird position. This bath pillow supports your head and puts a layer between you and your tub.
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Waterproof E-Reader

With a waterproof e-reader, you'll be able to read almost hands-free. Plus, you can have more than one book or magazine at your fingertips. The options are endless!
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Skin Sponge

Take your body brushing to the next level. The fibers on this sponge give a deep cleanse and remove dead skin. You're left with smooth, healthy, and younger-looking skin.
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Egyptian Cotton Bath Towels

Don't let the luxury end when your bath does! These super-soft Egyptian cotton towels will feel amazing against your skin. Just remember- pat, don't rub, so you keep more moisture in your skin.
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Decadent Body Lotion

Keep the relaxation going with a rich, amazing-smelling lotion. It helps keep in all the moisture from your bath oils, and it will increase your appreciation of the entire relaxing bath.
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Julianna Cario
Julianna Cario is a wife, mom to four boys, and loves learning about all things health and wellness, especially gut-health. Julianna has worked as a freelance writer for nine years and a Secondary English teacher for 13 years. A bread-maker and smeller-of old-books, she can be found barefoot outdoors as much as possible. She believes mindset is everything and relishes the uncomfortable feelings that come with personal growth. And while eggs are her favorite food, if she had one meal remaining, she'd choose grilled salmon served rare.
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