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    Sep 21, 2019

    27 Things For Anyone Who Desperately Needs To Chill Out

    *tucks you into bed and spritzes you with lavender spray* shhhhhhhh.

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    1. A spinning ring you can fidget with whenever you need to keep your hands busy.

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    Promising review: "Beautiful colors and a great spinner right out of the bag (didn't have to work with it to get it to spin like I have to do with some). It spins quickly and smoothly with a flick of the thumb. Not too loud." —Jewle

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in sizes 4–12 and six colors).

    2. A Roku streaming stick so you can easily throw a kitten video on Youtube before stress eats you alive.

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    Set-up is super easy so that's just one more thing you don't have to stress about. I set up mine in about 15 minutes, and man does it feel good to have all my streaming services in one place. You can watch Netflix, Youtube, Hulu, HBOGo, Sling TV, and more.

    Get it from Amazon for $45.91.

    3. A bath pillow that will make bathing as comfortable and relaxing as possible. Seriously, just take a nap in there. You need it.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Don't let the pictures deceive you — this pillow is deceptively soft. I've used a lot of bath pillows over the years and this is by far my favorite. It's very robust and the suction cups are strong and don't slide around (it's best to use your fingernails to lift the suction cups off individually)." —Gary

    Get a two-panel pillow from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in three styles).

    4. And a wine holder to keep your vino close, in case you struggle to relax in the tub on your own.

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    Promising review: "I love this thing! The suction cup is hardcore and it holds all kinds of things, and it's small enough to throw in my backpack. I put my cocktail cup in it at the hotel pool and was the envy of other guests. Guess whose drink didn't get tossed out by accident...mine." —Flippy

    Get it from Amazon for $13.95 (available in six colors).

    5. And screw it! Throw some bath bombs in the cart too so you can fully bathe in luxury.

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    Promising review: "I shared these bath bombs with my family and we all really enjoyed using them. They were pleasantly fragranced, provided long-lasting fizziness, and left the bathroom smelling lovely for hours. There is a light coating on it to control the fizz, making it last longer than other bath bombs. It also lightly colored the water, providing a beautiful, relaxing atmosphere. Would definitely purchase again!" —J. Condrey

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $13.99.

    6. An expanding file folder that comes in a soothing pastel color, so you can breathe easy now that all your important papers are in one place.

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    Promising review: "I absolutely love this! I've always been the type of person to have a different folder for each subject in school, and to buy new folders every semester because they accumulate wear and tear by the end of the term. But it became too annoying to have to switch out notebooks and folders every day depending on what classes I had. It also increased the likelihood that I'd forget a folder for a particular class, so I gave this a try. After four months of continuous use, it's held up really well! It holds everything that I need and it is always by my side. It actually still looks somewhat new. I got compliments on it because it's cute and a great organizational tool." —KaleSensei

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in seven colors).

    7. An under-desk hammock so you can put your feet up and take a breather when work gets out of hand.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    8. A weighted blanket some people say has helped with their anxiety and stress.

    Amazon

    Watch this video about the wonders of weighted blankets!

    Promising review: "I have struggled with chronic fatigue for months. After recently being diagnosed with some health issues that cause me to have restless sleep, I felt so hopeless. I emailed this company and chatted with them about shipping times and their product. They were prompt and helpful. The blanket came much faster than expected and is excellent quality. I highly suggest it for anyone who likes sleeping under heavy blankets, has anxiety or sensory issues, PTSD, or restless leg syndrome. It’s awesome! It has little ties to put a cover on, too! Now if only I could get my dog to stop stealing it. Lol!" —Kelly

    Get it from Amazon for $49.90+ (available in 11 sizes and 20 colors).

    9. A foaming carbonated face mask that cleanses and exfoliates so you can kick back and enjoy the nice tingling sensation.

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    Promising review: This stuff is awesome! I have only used it once so far but my face already looks and feels cleaner. Obviously didn't get every single blackhead out, but I'm sure over time it will." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $9.73.

    10. A white noise machine ideal for restless sleepers who would rather hear than sound of rain than their own racing thoughts.

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    Promising review: "I have tried various sound machines in the past and one of the biggest problems I always have is as I lay there in my bed in the dark, I can hear the various audio clips looping. We all know that sound machines play a loop of the audio (the storage space required would be ridiculous if they didn't,) but when you can tell when it starts over again -- it is quite distracting for me. My mind starts to anticipate the loop and I can't fall asleep. Quite counter-productive to the point of a sleep machine! I have been using this sound machine for over a week now and tried the various sound effects. So far, my brain has not found the loop point in any of the audio samples! I actually drift off to sleep quite fast so there isn't a lot of time for my mind to analyze the clips. This is quite the relief!" —atrac

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99.

    11. Edibles — a marijuana cookbook to make snacks that you'll think very highly of.

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    Some notable recipes include roasted beet hummus, duck meatball sliders, spiced superfood truffles, peach and ginger ale float, herb pesto, espresso chocolate coating, whipped cream topping, and strawberry jam pavlovas.

    Promising review: "Every recipe is an absolute delight. Removing the negative stigma associated with cannabis, Stephanie Hua and Coreen Carroll bring cannabis cooking to the next level and exactly where it should be — sophisticated, chic, and DELICIOUS. I cannot wait to gift this book to all the cannabis-lover chefs I know! The concentration on low-dose small bites is the perfect introduction for any novice, and keeps anyone like me, (high tolerance, big appetite), under control. I highly recommend this book and the recipes across the board!" —L Riggs

    Get it from Amazon for $17.49.

    12. A foam mattress topper because the first step of chilling is having a comfortable place to do it.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This mattress was definitely worth the money. It transformed my old, hard mattress into a cozy, comfortable bed. When I took it out of the package, I was a bit skeptical, but I followed the instructions, waited 24 hours, and it inflated into a perfect mattress topper. It was so comfortable that I immediately ordered another one for the other bed. The two inch topper was perfect. It was exactly as described, and there was no odor when I took it out of the package. I am very happy with this product and definitely recommend it." —Jaycee

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99+ (available in Twin–California King.

    13. A ginger and lavender body wash aptly called "CALM DOWN" so you can do just that during your next shower.

    Plant Apothecary

    Can confirm that this smells like a delicious summer cocktail that I wish I could drink!

    Get it from Ulta for $18.

    14. An adult swaddle, because why should babies get to have all the fun?

    Hatch Sleep

    Promising review: "For a lifelong sufferer of miserable Restless Leg Syndrome, this is nothing short of a miracle! I was skeptical that the pod could help me, since nothing else has ever helped me, but I think since the pod contains my thrashing movements, I’m not waking myself up over and over at night. My dreams are typically very vivid and I usually don’t feel like I had a chance to turn my mind off and disconnect. I think I am getting more REM sleep with the pod because I haven’t remembered my dreams these past four nights. Also, I run hot so it’s a pleasant surprise that the pod truly is breathable and not sweaty." —Jennifer C

    Get it from Hatch Sleep for $99+ (available in two sizes).

    15. A magnetic zen garden for a futuristic, meditative project to distract you from whatever is stressing you out.

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    Due to the materials, this is not for children!

    Get it from Amazon for $27.49.

    16. A massaging shower head with 30 different settings so you can just blast the stress away.

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    Promising review: "My family really loves this dual shower head. I especially love the mist setting on the large head — it filled my bathroom with with hot steam when I was very sick with the flu/pneumonia. The large head is great for relaxing muscles and washing your hair. I grab the small head to rinse body parts. The small hand-held shower head is also great for giving your dog a bath and washing down the shower walls and tub. Both heads have settings that are either high pressure or lower pressure, depending on how many holes have water jetting out of them as per setting selected. I bought this during a lightening deal, but I would buy it again at full price. This is a great product and easy to install." —M. Spencer

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

    17. A tin of C.O. Bigelow lavender salve so your lips can chill out too.

    Anthropologie

    Get it from Anthropologie for $8.

    18. A pair of snuggly sweatpants because nothing is worse than un-comfy clothes. Nothing!!!

    Old Navy, Amazon

    Get the joggers from Old Navy for $20+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and eight colors) or the sweatpants from Amazon for $10.24 (available in sizes S–6X and nine colors/styles).

    19. Melatonin gummies in a nice blackberry flavor to help you fall asleep and stay that way all night long. Seriously.

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    Promising review: "I can’t believe how well these worked. Sleeping pills and things to help me sleep haven’t been very helpful in the past. So being skeptical, I took twice the dosage. I ate four of the gummies instead of two. I figured it would help me get a much-needed nap and instead it might as well have caused me to go into a coma. Lol. I don’t know what you guys created but...I’m a huge fan. Knocked me right out! P.S. Only take the correct amount." —Austin M

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in three sizes).

    20. A head massager to give you aaaalll the tingles.

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    Get it from Amazon for $5.49 (available in five colors).

    21. A subscription to Audible so you can snuggle up and get ready for story time.

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    With your 30 days of free membership you also get two audiobooks and two Audible Originals to get you started. After your trial, you’ll get two titles each month: one audiobook and two Audible Originals of your choice!

    Check out My Sister, the Serial Killer: A Novel by Oyinkan Braithwaite or Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan.

    Try Audible for free, $14.95/month after 30 days.

    22. A big ole' pack of inexpensive face masks so you can relax and not stress about blowing $5 on a single gooey piece of paper.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I have extremely sensitive skin. I look at oil and break out. I am careful about how I cleanse and how I moisturize, as one misstep means weeks of recovery. I threw caution to the wind with these, and I am obsessed. I have so many of these now. I do them about five times a week. They feel great, moisturize, and smell amazing. They are delicate and lovely." —Megan D.

    Read more about these amazing collagen essence sheet masks.

    Get a pack of 16 from Amazon for $10.99.

    23. A lavender and chamomile spray so you can surround yourself in a mist of relaxing smells.

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    Get it from Amazon for $14.95.

    24. A zodiac-themed candle that rewards you with a little crystal once it's fully melted so you don't have to fret about actually using the thing.

    ArabellaCrystals

    Get it from ArabellaCrystals on Etsy for $13.99+ (available in two sizes and all signs).

    25. A silk pillowcase offering up a super soft place to lay your head.

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    Bonus: silk pillowcases also help with bedhead, acne, and skin creases.

    Promising review: "I love this! I have really curly hair and this keeps my ringlets looking good for days. With a normal cotton pillowcase, it usually separates my curls so I had to wash it everyday." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99 (available in four sizes and 28 colors).

    26. A lavender-infused eye mask with clay beads so you can heat it up or throw it in the fridge, depending on your needs.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I run eight miles a day in the afternoon when the air quality is at its worst around rush hour, and often get headaches. This kaya eye mask does its job. It helps me with my headaches naturally, and it fits perfectly. Love the lavender smell that allows me to relax and re-energize. I recommend this mask and will buy one for my mom’s birthday coming up in a few weeks." ⁠—Rene Gomez

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    27. A pack of glittery squishies you can count on to be your stress relievers whenever the pressure of life gets you down.

    Amazon

    Get a pack of 16 from Amazon for $8.99.

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