Bathing should be an indulgent experience. Even if you only have time for a quick dip, make it worthwhile with natural bath products that nourish the skin and the senses. And it doesn’t hurt if they look fabulous sitting next to your tub, too. Here are the best skin smoothers, softeners, and soaks that are also pretty enough to display.
Your workout was awesome but left you with sore, stiff muscles. Or maybe you are recovering from long work hours or a bout with the flu. Sea salts not only help detox and hydrate skin, they also calm inflammation and revitalize the body. Arnica is nature’s super soother, great for relieving aches and discomfort. A long soak with this zingy blend will get you back in fighting form, pronto.
Eir NYC Post Session Salts, $25.99
Better Skin in a Bottle
Body oil is the perfect skin softener. It hydrates, smooths, and locks in moisture. For supple skin, add a few drops to your bath while you soak, then apply generously before toweling off. The exotic scent of this blend will awaken the mind and put a spring in your step, and the apothecary style bottle looks great in any bathroom.
Paper on Point
Exfoliate and moisturize skin while you cleanse with this vitamin E-infused bar. Organic Turkish poppy seeds gently slough away dry skin and look chic, too. If you can stand to unwrap the pretty packaging, that is.
All French Girl Organics products have mad aesthetics, and this beauty does not disappoint. A gorgeous blend of different sea salts and floral oils soak away your troubles while soothing muscles and softening skin. Plus, it’s handmade with organic ingredients.
French Girl Organics Sea Soak, $17.99
Transport yourself to a summer day any time you use this beautiful body oil. It’s made of natural, thirst quenching oils that sink right in to hydrate skin without a greasy feel. Set it near your tub for a post-bath kiss of sublime scent and softness.
This is a sweet multi-tasker that works on dry spots, head to toe. All natural plant oils and butters replenish skin and soothe irritation. It’s a must-have bathroom staple, and the packaging couldn’t be cuter.
They look like artwork in a bottle, and these two body oils leave skin beautiful, too. Ultra-light sunflower oil, packed with antioxidants for youthful skin, combines with essential oils to offer deep hydration and suppleness. The oils are infused with lavender blossoms and rose petals that lend their own signature benefits. It’s a treat for your body with major shelf appeal.
There is nothing like a sea sponge to cleanse, exfoliate, and revitalize skin. Natural sponges are super soft, hypoallergenic, and perfect for all skin types. They even contain enzymes that inhibit bacterial growth, so they are safer for skin than synthetic sponges. Sea sponges are sustainable and biodegradable. Plus, the organic look makes a pretty bath-side addition.
Natural Sea Sponge, $14.95
A body serum definitely sounds tempting, and you will love every bit of this intoxicating oil combo. Skin nourishing oils and antioxidant tea hydrate and firm skin, while gardenia leaves a lingering scent that is one of a kind. A pump style bottle means pure convenience, and that sweet label is just too cute.
Yes, this product is designed for wee ones, but a bubble bath this lovely is irresistible to adults, too. Mild ingredients are gentle and calming to skin. And let’s face it, a bit of foam can be a lot of fun.
A dusting of powder can refresh like no other product. This talc-free formula has a superfine texture and lovely geranium-rose scent. Apply to the body, or use as a hair powder. No minimalist packaging has ever looked so fun perched upon a bathroom shelf.
A Better Scrub
Get skin soft, smooth with a scrub in the tub. Brown sugar is finer and gentler on skin than raw sugar, meaning you can exfoliate without irritation, and it’s perfect for sensitive skin types. Apricot kernel oil is softening and moisturizing, and a sweet orange and patchouli scent eases the mind and pleases the senses. Massage into skin and rinse away for a luxe body treatment before following up with your favorite body oil.
This is a selection of bath salts like no other. Each test tube contains a combination of sea salt, flowers, herbs, fruit, and pure essential oils to soothe and nourish skin. Handmade upon order and hand poured, these salts pamper the body and delight the senses. Also included are bath affirmations to go along with each blend to put you in a zen frame of mind.
Not so Basic Bar
For farm-to-face freshness, get in on the goodness of this skin pampering soap. Made with goat milk from a small batch farm in Texas, this bar soap looks as good as it works. Wash away the day and infuse skin with all natural oils and a light scent. Don’t forget to display a bar or two by the sink.
Ye Ol’ Goat Soap Bergamot + Teak, $13.99
Black and White Beauty
If your bathroom is done up in black and white, this product is a must. The look is minimalist cool, and the oil inside will make you equally as happy. Healthy oils, herbs, and flowers are infused with gems of rose quartz, jade, and amethyst for a healing experience. Tones, repairs, and moisturizes skin. Walk away feeling revitalized and harmonized, ready to greet any day.