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    25 Things That Might Just Help You Relax A Little

    "I am once again asking you to..." please take care of yourselves.

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    1. A pack of incense because you're bored with burning candles and ready to try something new. They come in a variety of scents — like sandalwood, lavender, and patchouli — and are sure to bring some chill vibes to your home.

    2. An adult-coloring book full of intricate mandalas guaranteed to keep you entertained for hours. Now you can channel your stress into making something beautiful!

    reviewer photo showing a page from coloring book colored in

    3. A set of essential oil inhalers in a variety of blends you can toss in your purse, backpack, or pocket — which means the calming, soothing benefits of aromatherapy will always be at your fingertips, even when you're on the go.

    seven aromatherapy inhalers laid out in rainbow colors

    4. A tabletop fountain you can stick on a side table or desk to bring some calming, relaxing background noise to your space. You can even adjust the rocks to change the loudness of the trickling water, depending on what you're feeling.

    reviewer photo of the fountain on a table

    5. A cross-stitch kit that'll allow you to sit back and breathe a sigh of relief, just like Bernie did on Inauguration Day. But seriously, cross stitching can be SO relaxing — I had a friend in college who did kits like this to help them focus during lectures!

    Bernie Sanders completed cross stitch kit

    6. A Phillips Hue lightbulb you can use to adjust the ambient light in your room with an app on your phone! Now you can experiment with red-light therapy like that Instagram influencer you follow.

    7. Or, an actual therapy light designed to mimic a bright sunny day because these dark, gloomy days of winter are probably getting to all of us. Turn it on while you sip your caffeine for a relaxing, mood-lifting start to your morning.

    8. A scalp massager that'll stimulate blood flow and may even soothe your headaches. At the very least, it'll give you something to fidget with while you binge-watch your fav Netflix show for the millionth time.

    reviewer using the head massager

    9. Some Rescue Pastilles in a natural orange and elderflower flavor that'll help relieve stress when the pressures of things like work, family, or school become a lil' overwhelming.

    reviewer photo of the tin of rescue pastilles

    10. A pack of aromatherapy shower steamers that'll help you literally wash away your stress.

    reviewer photo showing the pack of shower steamers

    11. An acupressure mat designed to naturally reduce pain and ease tension. Although its "bed of needles" looks frightening, many reviewers note they felt instant relief as soon as they laid down on it for the first time.

    12. A neck-and-shoulder wrap that gently heats up to help relieve soreness, migraines, stiffness, shoulder pain — whatever aches you're having up there, this is sure to bring ya some relief!

    reviewer photo showing the neck and shoulder compress wrapped around their neck

    13. A wooden foot massage roller that can help with plantar fasciitis, diabetic neuropathy, and just general foot pain. The nubs and grooves on the roller have been specially designed to knead, soften, and relax your soft tissue.

    reviewer showing their feet gliding across the roller

    14. An exfoliating coffee and sugar scrub – it'll be the cherry on top of your relaxing spa day at home. It's formulated with moisture-rich oils and raw sugar to leave your skin feelin' silky smoooooooth.

    15. A stress-relief candle infused with natural lavender essential oils and topped with organic lavender and chamomile to create a calming, relaxing scent while you journal, take a bath, read, what-have-you.

    photo showing candle surrounded by natural lavender and chamomile

    16. A tea sampler, because you've been wanting to experiment with different blends for a while now and this is an easy, *affordable* place to start.

    reviewer photo showing the tea sampler box open with a variety of different teas in it

    17. A gratitude journal designed to help start your days on a positive note by listing three things you're grateful for. It also includes inspirational quotes and space for additional notes and reflections.

    reviewer photo showing gratitude journal with pen next to a cup of tea

    18. A sheet mask variety pack equipped with vitamin E and collagen to keep your skin looking healthy and hydrated. They might look a lil scary while you have them on, but once you peel one off, your skin will be glowing like never before!

    19. Dr. Teal's Soothe & Sleep that'll not only give you a bunch of delightful bubbles when bath time rolls around, but will also help you relax and unwind thanks to its glorious lavender scent.

    20. Or a bath bomb so pretty, you might never muster up the strength to actually use it and have to watch such a beautiful thing dissolve right before your eyes.

    product photo showing several bath bombs

    21. A clay mask sample set that includes an activated charcoal for cleansing, a French green clay to refresh and hydrate your complexion, and a French pink clay to soothe away irritation.

    three clay mask samples

    22. Or, this clay mask which, last I checked, had an impressive 25,000+ five-star reviews on Amazon. Its deep-cleansing formula is great for everything from facials to body wraps to foot soaks, and'll have your skin feeling renewed in just a matter of minutes.

    23. Speks magnetic balls if you need to spend some time off of your phone. They are the adult fidget toy of your dreams, and great for stress relief, breaking habits, and distracting you from nervously scrolling Instagram all day long.

    Speks rainbow magnetic balls

    24. A Disney-themed bath salt to soothe sore muscles and give you a spa-like experience fit for royalty.

    four different Disney-themed bath salts

    25. And, a Luna weighted blanket that'll basically feel like a giant hug every night when you crawl into bed. It'll evenly distribute weight across your body to help you wind down as you count those sheep. 😴

    reviewer photo showing the blanket laid out on their bed

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