Beauty/Bath & Body
Top 10 Spa Essentials

To Gift That Special Someone in Your Life

To Gift That Special Someone in Your Life

The holiday season is for giving thanks, and spending time with beloved friends and family members. It can also be prime season for stress. Since we believe in all things in equal measures, treat yourself or someone you care for with the top ten spa essentials out there. There’s really never a bad time to treat yourself, but the winter is an especially good one, due to harsh weather conditions that can be a drain and drag on your skin. Perfect for any wintry weekend day, each and every one of these essentials will give you the pampering you deserve. From body polish and oil, to bubble bath, to hydrating and lifting masks, you’re sure to find just the right gift, no matter who it’s for—yourself included.

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November 8, 2016

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The Rankings

Fresh Brown Sugar Body Polishnordstrom.com

Fresh Brown Sugar Body Polish

Our Score

Your skin will be noticeably softer after just one use of this body polish that sloughs away dead skin cells to reveal new, touchably soft skin that’s lovely and lightly scented. 

Kai Body Buffer

Our Score

Concocted of a delicious blend of exotic perfumes and natural essences (think: palm, coconut and olive oil) these hypoallergenic sponges work to cleanse, exfoliate and moisturize your skin, leaving it delightfully scented. 

Antica Farmacista Prosecco Bubble Bath

Our Score

If you don’t already treat yourself to a luxurious bubble bath, it’s certainly time to start. Get suds upped the right way when you use this deliciously scented product with bubbles that will last the duration of your bath. 

Aromatherapy Associates Deep Relax Bath & Shower Oil

Our Score

If you suffer from insomnia, this incredible bath and shower gel may be a great way to beautifully enter dreamland. Its aromatherapy profile is designed to deeply relax you, so use before bedtime and have sweet dreams. 

Tatcha Luminous Deep Hydration Lifting Mask

Our Score

Originally designed to help burn victims heal, this hydrating mask gives a 197% increase in hydration after just 15 minutes of use. Besides that, it reduces your amount of fine lines and wrinkles. Pretty nifty and sounds like the perfect companion for any spa day. 

Susanne Kaufmann Nourishing Herbal Whey Bath

Our Score

Traveling? Take advantage of a clean, hotel tub and turn your hotel room into a mobile spa with this nourishing whey bath that will restore your skin’s balance and has both calming and warming properties to keep everything on an even keel. 

Fresh Sugar Lychee Sugarbath

Our Score

Fans of lychee will really love this one. Used to speed up the healing process, you’ll really dig this scrub that removes dead skin cells after you add it to your bath. 

Molton Brown London Body Wash

Our Score

This one is available in a wide variety of colors and scents, so you’ll be able to find the perfect one to please you, or whoever the lucky recipient of your gift is. 

Clarins Tonic Body Treatment Oil

Our Score

A top seller, this body oil will help firm, tone and improve the overall elasticity of your skin, and it’s made with 100% plant oils to smooth and hydrate your skin while keep moisture locked all the way in. 

L'Occitane Almond Smoothing and Beautifying Milk Concentrate

Our Score

It would be fair to say we’re nuts about this one. Almond seed and milk work to tighten you skin and leave it with the lovely, subtle scent of almonds.

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