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Liza Koshy Learned Her New Self-Care Ritual From Michelle Obama

How she’s relaxing at home in Houston.

Crown Affair Founder Dianna Cohen Treats Her Hair Like a Houseplant

It starts with a friendly chat.

Author Stephanie Danler Knows It’s Risky to Have an All-White Bedroom

Especially with a toddler at home.

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Jessamyn Stanley Relaxes With Hemp Oil and Gossip Girl

The yoga teacher shares her full self-care routine.

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Shay Mitchell Has Read This Book Four Times

It’s just one of the ways she likes to end her day.

How Oui the People Founder Karen Young Discovered the Trick to Better Sleep

It’s her one routine that’s made a huge difference.

Sinikiwe Dhliwayo Finds Peace With Meditation and Early-2000s Movies

The Naaya founder explains her approach to wellness.

Tabitha Brown Scrolls Through Home Listings Before Bed

The TikTok star likes to dream of the future.

Story Time Is a Staple for Activist and Author Meena Harris and Her Daughters

It’s an essential part of their nighttime routine.

Comedian Cat Cohen “Won’t Be at Peace” Until She Owns a Canopy Bed

Her favorite evening essentials in the meantime.

Lindsay Peoples Wagner De-stresses With Candles and Coq au Vin

Teen Vogue’s editor-in-chief on her nighttime routine.

Dancer Isabella Boylston Falls Asleep to a Leonardo da Vinci Audiobook

A nice, long orange-scented bath helps too.

Sky Ting’s Krissy Jones Relaxes by Blowtorching Crème Brûlées

How she’s adjusting her routine in quarantine.

Epic Cuddles Are a Bedtime Essential for The Wonder’s Noria Morales

Sometimes the night ends with an accidental sleepover.

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This Wellness Brand Founder Ends Her Day With a Little Candle Gazing

It’s just one of her tiny, intentional rituals.

Sunnies’s Founder Sips This Calming Magnesium Drink Every Night

She recommends it to all her friends.

Saie’s Founder Keeps Calm With a Nightly Gratitude Practice

She shares her full evening routine.

Cooking Dinner Is Nicole Berrie’s Self-Care Ritual

It’s her “moving meditation.”

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Busy Philipps Didn’t Even Sit on Her Mattress Before Buying It

But it’s her new sleep savior.

Naomi Shimada Is Reinstalling a Landline for Better Sleep

Anything to keep her nighttime routine screen-free.

Renée Rouleau’s Nighttime Routine Involves Hanging Upside Down

It’s just one of her skin-care secrets.

Lupita Nyong’o’s Jet-Lag Strategy Involves a Foot Bath

Plus, how she keeps calm in-flight.

YouTube’s Favorite Yoga Instructor Can’t Fall Asleep Without This Eye Mask

Adriene Mishler on the art of balance.

Books (Lots of Books) Are Key to Justina Blakeney’s and Her Family’s Bedtime Routines

A nightly soak is also essential.

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Mi-Anne Chan Knows All the Best Sweatpants Brands

And the answer to a chill evening routine.

A Seaweed and Mustard Bath Is the Highlight of Mindy Matouk’s Night

And, not surprisingly, beautiful bedding is also key.

Christene Barberich’s Nighttime Routine Involves Lots of Lavender

She pretty much swears by it.

Bedtime Rituals Are a Must for Oliver Jeffers and His Globe-Trotting Family

They’re spending a year traveling around the world.

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Jessica Williams Has an Unconventional Cure for Insomnia

How the comedian finds peace of mind pre-bedtime.

Kin Euphorics’s Founder Gets Ready for Bed With Her Own Sleep-Inducing Elixir

And lots of candlelight, too.

Lili Reinhart Naps Any Chance She Can Get

How the actress stays calm on the go.

Parachute Founder Ariel Kaye’s Nighttime Routine Begins With a Lullaby

How her family ends the day.

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Venus Williams Gets Ready for Bed With ’80s Movies

The tennis pro shares her nighttime routine.

Drybar Founder Alli Webb Jumps on a Trampoline Before Bed

It’s just one of her de-stressing strategies.

Elizabeth Olsen’s On-the-Go Skin-Care Routine Is Just Two Steps

It keeps her ultra-zen while traveling.

Sincerely Tommy’s Founder Winds Down With a Dance Party

Then it’s chill time all the way.

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Object Limited Cofounder Anna Z. Gray Swears by This Buzzy Bedding Brand

She shares her nighttime routine from start to sleep.

Cyndi Ramirez Chills Out with Chocolate, Wine, and Friends

The Chillhouse founder is all about modern self-care.

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Apartment 34’s Founder Goes Off the Grid at 9 p.m. Every Night

Then unplugs with a soothing tea and tinctures.

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Actress Zazie Beetz Goes Down a YouTube Rabbit Hole Every Evening

Her whole routine is night owl–friendly.

Camille Becerra’s Nighttime Routine Isn’t Complete Without a Lime Popsicle

It starts with burning copal.

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Maude Founder Éva Goicochea Has a Pajama Problem

Her bedtime routine involves choosing one of 30 pairs.

Spicy Homemade Tea Helps Diaspora Co.’s Founder Chill Out at Night

An episode of The Bachelor doesn't hurt either.

Makeup Artist Katie Jane Hughes Spends 3 Minutes on Her Nightly Skincare

The rest of her routine is equally low-key.

Of Course, The Nue Co.’s Founder Has the Most Relaxing Bedtime Routine

Jules Miller shares all.

The Girls’ Night In Founder’s Nighttime Routine Is All About Self-Care

Something Alisha Ramos knows a thing or two about.

Taryn Toomey’s Nighttime Routine Is Totally Tech-Free

The brains behind The Class tells all.

Rebecca de Ravenel’s Nightly Routine Involves Chips in Bed

And a comprehensive skincare regimen.

This Nobel Prize Nominee’s Nighttime Routine Is All About Gratitude

How Amanda Nguyen chills out.