Between homeschooling and working from home, parents all over the planet right now need some relief. But let’s face it; with so many states slowly starting to relax their restrictions, it’s not like you can just book an appointment at your local spa. That’s why you’re going to need to create your own spa-like experience at home in order to subdue the stress. And these 13 spa products for moms are what you really need to relax right now.
Face masks have been really popular during the pandemic. This one from PRIORI is an all natural enzyme-based skin peel. It soothes your skin by getting rid of dead skin cells and blackheads gently yet effectively. It even helps restore and hydrate your skin with a cool (and colorless) Triple Turmeric Complex formula that will leave your skin feeling rejuvenated. ($79)
If you’re drinking too much coffee to keep yourself awake while you’re homeschooling, this teeth whitening system from Crystal can help. It works to whiten and clean teeth but without the worry of harsh chemicals. It’s safe for your teeth’s enamel as well as your gums, and can help you see visible results fast. ($35)
Let’s say that you overdid it during your morning run. The MuscleShok BathShot can help restore tired, achy muscles with bath salts that can be even better than Epsom salts. All you need is a 20-minute soak in the tub to make your body feel better again. ($20)
Smooth, soothe, and buff your way to a more relaxed body with the Granita di Caffe Body Scrub. The scrub, which is made with sugar and salt, has antioxidant-rich coffee seed oil for a totally delicious scent. It also contains green tea, mango, and shea butters for a spa-like scrub that will leave your skin smelling (and feeling) amazing. ($34)
There’s nothing like brushing your hair to make you feel completely relaxed. The Prana Brush is made with extra-fine ion-charged copper bristles, which work to stimulate natural lymph flow, and protect the body from free radicals. Plus, it just makes your head (and body) feel so, so good. ($45)
Lighting a candle is one way to seek serenity. And candles that do double duty can be even more enticing when you’re looking for a way to relax. Use this candle from Kiki De Montparnasse for both aromatherapy while you’re taking a bath, and then use as an all-over body oil by yourself (or with a partner) afterwards. ($75)
Sure, a spa-like experience can soothe the soul, but it can also cause your hair to get super frizzy, too. The MASAMI Styling Cream will keep your hair in place while nourishing it with vitamin E, grapeseed, and sweet almond oils. And it will fix any frizz that your hair might be experiencing, too. ($36)
You can feel like you’re sitting in a luxurious spa when you wear the Bevara Skin Clay Mask. It’s made with Brazilian volcanic silt that helps absorb excess oil on your skin, as well as bamboo beads that work to exfoliate the skin. It even has broad spectrum CBD that helps the clay mask is sulfate, paraben, phthalate and cruelty free. ($62)
Yes, as a mom, you’re the bomb—and now you can have a bath bomb to prove it. The bombs come in pretty packaging to give you that added sense of luxury. They’re made with Argan oil and other essential oils to relax you after a stressful day of homeschooling. Plus, a portion of sales goes to fellow moms in need via mombomb.org. ($30)
Once you’ve toweled off, you’ll need an eye serum to help you look well-rested. This one from Au Natural Skinfood contains ribose, a naturally occurring cellular sugar that stops aging in its tracks. The berries extract also helps to moisturize deeply while restoring your skin. ($38)
The Olay Clay Stick Masks are made with Kaolin clay that not just removes impurities, but helps to make the skin feeling refreshed without drying it out. And if you’re looking for attack your T-Zone, this mask does the trick. The best part is that it helps reduce oil and shine on your nose and chin so that your skin sparkles—in a good way. ($11)
a2o Shower Steamers
Let’s say that soaking in a tub isn’t your thing. You can use the Shower Steamers from a20 for a bath bomb experience-but standing up in the shower. Just place it at your feet, and the shower steam releases soothing scents like lavender, rose, and eucalyptus.
There’s nothing like burning a candle for relaxation. And the Icon Candle in Mermaid (which is scented with light citrus, sparkling cassis, and water lotus) will make you feel like you’re swimming in ocean water—sans the mermaid tail. ($30)