Pamper yourself with a relaxing retreat that’s nestled right in the middle of your bustling household.

Essence.com
Jun, 28, 2017

Pamper yourself with a relaxing retreat that’s nestled right in the middle of your bustling household. Transform your bathroom into the ultimate spa-like sanctuary with these easy-to-do tips and tricks—then take a deep breath and enjoy!

Breathe in the calm. Transition to tranquil as you cross the threshold with aromatherapy. Mix your own blends of essential oils or try soothing tea tree or eucalyptus, adding a drop or two to your diffuser and savor the scent.

Enhance your bath. Stir bath salts into your tub before you soak, so the fragrances are released into the steam. Or take a small handful of salts and a splash of water to make a paste that’s perfect for exfoliating your skin.

Setting the tone. Choose decorative candles that look beautiful on their own every day, then light them to give a serene glow to your space. Candlelight instantly creates an ambiance that invites and encourages relaxation. 

Treat yourself a little. Maximize this “me time” by indulging in a beauty treatment (or two!) Smooth on a hair mask for silky strands, perfect your pores with a facial or even add a pop of color with a mani or pedi, whatever is going to make you shine!

Nourish your skin. For a fraction of what you’d spend at the spa, you can enjoy gorgeous, glowing skin with Olay Ultra Moisture Body Wash. New lock-in-moisture technology gives you long-lasting hydration and noticeably improved skin with a clean feel you’ll love.

Be surrounded by softness. A plush bath mat and thick, cozy towels are a must to make this experience complete. For added indulgence, keep a fluffy robe in the room to wrap yourself in warmth as you leave your new slice of heaven.