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    43 Things To Treat Yourself To After A Bad Day

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    1. Disco lights for your bathtub, so you can have a dance party while soaking in a sea of bubbles.


    Promising review: "Excellent, bought it for my 6- and 8-year-old soap dodgers who can't wait to get in the bath now. Good quality, fun gadget." —Dave

    Get it from Firebox for $10.99.

    2. A coloring book filled with expletives to prevent you from taking your frustrations out on your roomie.


    Promising review: "When I started coloring in this book, I couldn't believe how funny and sarcastic it is! Seriously, you can't own this book and not laugh while coloring in it. The book measures 8 1/2 inches by 11 inches so the pages are regular printer paper size. There are two color test pages at the front of the book so you can test out your colored pencils or gel pens before you start coloring. There are 21 designs in all, each on their own separate page so you could tear them out to hang up, share with a friend, etc. Some designs have swear words in them while others have lots of sarcasm and funny pictures to accompany them! The paper used is somewhat thinner than other books I have but I just put some paper underneath the page so the gel pens don't bleed through. This is a great book for anyone who has a sarcastic side and loves to color." —Kristin B.

    Get it from Amazon for $5.24.

    3. A jacket with a playful striped lining so you won't feel like your outfit looks frumpy, even when your hair is a hot mess from the weather.,

    Promising review: "I’ve been looking for a nice rain jacket and this is perfect!! The color and sizing are spot on. And there are cords you can use to loosen or tighten the waist area. The sleeves and hood provide good coverage as well. I am SO glad I bought this." —Arla

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in women's sizes S–2XL and in 10 styles)

    4. An affordable shampoo, conditioner, and body oil set infused with argan oil and lavender to lull you to sleep after showering before bed.

    Love Beauty and Planet / Via

    This set has become my go-to for my usual shower routine. The mix of lavender and argan oil makes it feel like a spa-like experience every time I wash my hair. I find myself deeply inhaling and exhaling without even trying. It's magic. I also love that Love Beauty and Planet are working towards having everything in their products made from sustainable sources by 2020 and that their bottles are made from 100% recycled materials.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.93 (also available with just shampoo and conditioner and in four scents).

    5. A bikini trimmed with playful tassels that'll make you wanna shake off that grumpy mood and shimmy right into the pool.,

    Promising review: "Ooookay I saw one of the fashion bloggers on Instagram raving about this suit so I had to try it out. I love it!! Seriously. I’m a hard critic and I read reviews for days before I’ll buy something but this is very nice quality and really cute. I’ll get more in other colors. I have a mom stomach, hanging skin, stretch marks and all and this suit covers it and makes it look nice, not tacky." —Dustin

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99 (available in sizes 4–16 and in 14 styles).

    6. Or a weighted blanket many people have found helps melt the stress anxiety of the day away, making it a must-have for your home.


    Check out our full review on this weighted blanket here. Just make sure you get the right weight blanket for your bodyweight!

    Promising review: "I’d read the great reviews for this and was hopeful it would help increase sleep time and comfort, and wow! Before I received this weighted blanket, according to my Fitbit, I was averaging about 4.5 hours of sleep per night due to pain. My first night with this blanket and I slept over 7 hours!! Same for my second night. This is so comfortable and comforting. I’m recommending this to everyone I know!" —Jamie Eubanks

    Get it from Amazon for $49.90+ (available in 10 sizes and four colors)

    7. An essential oil diffuser/humidifier that'll fill any room with soothing scents and keep your throat from feeling dry.


    I LIVE for my diffuser. Ever since I brought one into our bedroom my husband and I have been sleeping so much better. It subtly brings an air of relaxation into the room without overpowering your nostrils.

    Promising review: "Absolutely love this product. The huge tank allows for hours of calming aromatherapy, as well as adding some much needed moisture into the air, especially in the winter. This has helped with my sinuses and the smell of patchouli, peppermint, lavender, or citrus always helps improve my mood as well as helps me sleep. I've tried two other diffusers and so far this has been the best. So glad I bought it." —Brianna

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in two styles)

    8. And essential oils you can use with your fancy new diffuser, of course.


    This set comes with peppermint, rosemary, eucalyptus, tea tree, Frankincense, and lavender oils. I've actually purchased this myself as a starter set with my diffuser and it certainly does the job.

    Promising review: "We use these often in our daughter's diffuser and we LOVE them. We love using lavender to help her relax and sleep and the combination of lavender and frankincense to help her breathe better when she catches a small cold. These are such an affordable yet high-quality option for essential oil fans." —Amazon Customer

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $9.95.

    9. An adjustable pillow filled with shredded memory foam you'll find yourself counting down the minutes until you can lay on again (especially after a long, terrible day).

    Nest Bedding / Via

    This pillow has become my favorite part about bedtime. I'm weird in that half the time I sleep beneath my pillow directly on my mattress, but thanks to this fluffy lil' guy I've actually shifted to using pillows the right way!

    Promising review: "I purchased this pillow directly from Nest Bedding. I love the materials, and it's adjustable (I did take a little bit of the foam out). I've had it almost a year and it's still holding up great. The most important thing — I have some cervical neck problems and have a hard time finding a comfortable pillow. This pillow has been wonderful for me! I've tried similar 'adjustable' memory foam pillows online (highly rated ones), and they aren't the same. This was a splurge, but so worth it!" —Robin

    Get it from Amazon for $99+ (available in standard, queen, or king sizing).

    10. Or a Homesick candle, in case you recently moved and want to make your new room feel familiar.


    Promising review: "I got this as a surprise for my boyfriend. He moved to my state from Texas for college. I wasn't sure about how it would smell but I figured even if he wasn't a fan it would be neat as a decoration for his room. When I surprised him with the candle and he smelled it, he actually got very emotional and started crying because he said the smell instantly brought back so many memories of home." —Bailey K

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95 (available in all 50 states).

    11. A nameplate featuring the recognizable Disney font for a ~magical~ twist on a classic accessory.

    MojoGold / Etsy

    Get it from MojoGold on Etsy for $59.95+ (available in five lengths, two chain styles, and two metals).

    12. A robot vacuum to clean your house for you, because you and I both know you're going to put it off ALL week.


    Promising review: "We weren't in the market for a robot vacuum until one day a story popped up on my phone that there was a sale going on and this was an excellent choice. I did some investigating and it looked like a solid performer. Neither I nor my wife are fans of sweeping and vacuuming, so it looked like a good option. We absolutely love this little thing! I'm sitting at my computer sipping a cappuccino while our RoboVac is whirring away keeping our whole house clean. It's so easy and does such a good job. It does get itself stuck occasionally, usually by wedging under a dresser front, but it beeps for a rescuer and shuts down to wait. We've been running it for about ten days now and it gathers a large amount of dirt and dust every day. It is slim enough that it easily gets underneath all the beds and most of the sofas and chairs, places that our upright vac couldn't get to." —woodworker

    Get it from Amazon for $224+ (available in two colors).

    13. A silk pillowcase, a must-have for anyone whose mood is easily ruined by a bad hair day.


    Promising review: "Beautiful pillowcase! Stitching is close, as is needed with silk, and the zipper is set in very well. I purchased the standard size and it fit my pillow perfectly. It is very comfortable to sleep on. I have very fine hair that tangles and breaks easily but, since I've been sleeping on this silk pillowcase, I haven't awoken with any tangles and my breakage is minimal: I'm delighted! I would recommend buying this pillowcase to anyone who is looking for similar results." —Idris1140

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in standard, queen, and king sizing and in 29 styles)

    14. A wordy one-piece you can count on to make you smile and improve your mood.,

    Promising review: "I love this one-piece! It was the staple of my whole vacation! I took previous advice and ordered a size up and it was definitely a good decision. I have a hard time finding swimsuits that fit right but this one did not disappoint. I'm 5'9", 140 lbs., and 32D. Don't have much of a booty but this piece was still pretty 'booty-licious.' So many compliments on this and cannot wait for an excuse to wear it again, or buy another one in a different color! Highly recommended accessory: a bikini wax!!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S–2XL and in 14 styles).

    15. A lip treatment you'll be obsessed with all whenever your precious pout is flaky and cracked.


    Nügg’s products are made with over 93% natural ingredients and are formulated without petrochemicals, parabens, sulfates, synthetic colors, and synthetic fragrances. This specific set comes with a natural, vegan exfoliating lip scrub and moisturizing lip mask.

    Promising review: "I have a bad habit of constantly picking the skin on my lips. It’s ugly and the skin on my lips has grown back hard and tough. My goal this year is to break the habit, and I bought this to help me stop. So far I LOVE it!! I use the scrub with a baby electric toothbrush to help get the dead skin off and then the mask really helps my lips repair and be soft. Honestly, my lips have never been softer and I’m doing good so far for not picking!" —Shelby

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $19.98.

    16. Unique lotus-inspired earrings to add to your ever-growing jewelry collection.


    Promising review: "This set was an incredible value for a beautiful selection of earrings. It’s cool how you put the post in your ear, then a dangle, then the earring back — it’s such an elegant look. The assortment is lovely, including some earrings that are fancier and some more casual. Excellent collection! Highly recommend! A+." —J. McKeon

    Get a set of nine from Amazon for $11.99.

    17. A pair of lounge chairs you can use to pretend you're visiting a resort in Hawaii after a particularly awful day at the office.


    Promising review: "These are excellent value for the money! They look durable and are certainly comfortable in any position. Very easy to adjust — the zero gravity thing really works — and the little drinks holder is great. What's more is they come fully assembled, so they're ready to use straight out of the box. Very pleased with them and would highly recommend." —'Doguie' Douglas

    Get a set of two on Amazon for $74.99.

    18. Bamboo sheets that are so comfortable they'll have you cancelling plans because you'd much rather be in bed.


    I also have these sheets and they are fantastic. They're breathable, super soft, and come in a bunch of lovely colors.

    Promising review: "The combination of softness and lightness is hard to describe, but exquisite against the skin. Principally, I wanted cooler sheets and these deliver. I got the dark brown and the color is perfect and rich. Yes, these sheets are expensive, but how valuable is a good night's sleep? I wondered how annoying the special washing/drying instructions would be, but it's nothing difficult: use cold water, don't use dryer sheets, machine dry on a cooler setting or just line dry. They come out of the dryer super wrinkly, but flatten out instantly upon making the bed." —Fetsis

    Get them from Amazon for $239+ (available in sizes queen, king, and California king and in 12 colors).

    19. Or blackout curtains so you can sulk (just a little) without fear of a single ounce of sunlight ruining your dark mood.,

    Promising review: "I loved that these curtains made our master bedroom darker. Perfect for sleeping in and for afternoon naps! It felt a little cooler, but I don't know if that's just because it was dark and my brain was playing tricks on me. These do not do any noise cancelling so you'll still have to get ear plugs for that. All in all I think they're great!" —Nicole

    Get them from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in three sizes and 15 colors)

    20. An actual itsy bitsy teeny weeny yellow polka dot bikini to give you a reason to hum that super catchy tune and cheer up.


    Get it from Aerie: top for $24.46 and bottoms for $20.96 (both available in sizes 2XS–2XL)

    21. A T-shirt with a list of all the ingredients you'll need to turn your mood around.


    Spoiler: this spells out just what you need for a BOMB grilled cheese. Lactose intolerant? Fear not, you can also purchase apparel in honor of other comfort foods like cookies, pizza, avocado toast, and chicken tenders.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Tasty shop on Amazon for $21.99 (available in men and women's sizes S–3XL, youth sizes 2–12, and in two colors).

    22. An exfoliating body scrub with a whipped texture you won't be able to stop telling your friends about.

    Dove / Via

    I usually hate the way exfoliants feel on my hands, but the texture of this wonderful product has made it possible for me to scrub away dead skin without cringing. I love using this right before I get out of the bath rather than in the shower — it feels more luxurious that way.

    Promising review: "Best smell and feel I've put on my skin in a year (strike that, probably ever). It's time to let myself enjoy the small things in life. Thank you, Dove." —KMRL

    Get it from Amazon for $5.94.

    23. A flirty dress with a tie front and spaghetti straps you'll love so much you'll want it in every single color.,

    Promising review: "Love this dress. Pro tip: If you want your bust to look even better in the dress, get a push-up adhesive bra. Pull the ties across each other over the connecting part of the bra, and use two safety pins to hold in place. THEN tie." —Kay

    Get it from Amazon for $10.36+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 22 styles).

    24. Splurge-worthy horseshoe hoop earrings that'll upgrade your accessory game and hopefully bring you some extra luck.

    Tini Lux

    I have these earrings and cannot begin to tell you how many compliments I've received on them! They're hypoallergenic so they're perfect for my sensitive skin and they help create the look of a hoop while keeping the feel of a stud. OBSESSED.

    Get them from Tini Lux for $60.

    25. A candle that replicates the sound of an actual wood fire while it burns, essential for creating a calming, spa-like ambiance in your room.


    I have purchased many WoodWick Candles and they never disappoint me. They crackle as they burn, creating a super soothing atmosphere.

    Promising review: "Beautiful bubbled glass jars, this is the most PURE smelling vanilla candle I have ever sniffed upon! 😌 When I opened it I was on a vanilla cloud. The lid is awesome, too. It does a very good job at keeping the candle smell contained. Use a candle snuffer to put it out. I’ll be buying this brand for a while!" —Sarah Buckley

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $19.88 (available in 15 scents).

    26. A pair of bath bombs that'll reveal dazzling rings inside as they dissolve because nothing is more soothing than pretty new jewels.


    These bombs are AMAZING. Each one has a ring inside that varies in worth between $15 and $5,000 (!). If you like taking a gamble, this is the bath accessory for you.

    Promising review: "OK, most teen girls are pretty easy to shop for, but want to find two gifts in one? This was perfect for our teen who is too old for toys, doesn't need any makeup, and sure didn't need any more clothes! She loved these bath bombs because she got to turn her bathroom into a spa. She loved the scent and how they fizzle in the bath as they dissolve and then the second gift magically appears in her bath and it's — SURPRISE — a ring in her size! No matter who you're shopping for this is a great idea that is not boring or overdone." —Leslie G

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $24.95 (available in sizes 6–9).

    27. "Sunshine State" undies covered in daisies to remind you to ~start fresh~ even if yesterday wasn't so great..

    Hanky Panky

    Get them from Hanky Panky for $29 (one size fits most).

    28. Or a colorful rainbow ring you can count on to perk you up every time you wiggle your fingers.


    I've been lusting after this ring for some time now and I just know the next time I miss my train by 30 seconds after running with a handful of bags, I'm going to buy it. Just you wait.

    Get it from BaubleBar for $44 (available in sizes 4–9 and in nine styles).

    29. A bathtub pillow to provide extra cushion for your neck and spine as you soak for hours Margot Tenenbaum–style.


    Promising review: "Used it as soon as it came in. Perfect headrest for my tub. I’m 5’6” and it’s awkward resting in the tub. My head is cramped and not comfortable. This pillow is great. Very comfortable and gives me more time to relax in the tub. My neck hurt too much previously. Has a nice hook to hang up and dry. The packaging was very nicely done. Highly recommend this pillow. Great as a gift!!" —Theresa

    Get it from Amazon for $26.95.

    30. A delicate initial necklace, in case you're the kind of person who prefers simple jewelry you can wear every day.


    Promising review: "This is the second time I have ordered a necklace from here and each time I have been impressed. The chain and disc look and feel like good quality. I wore my last one every day for six months until I lost it. Never had any color changes or breaks. Really great product for the price!" —hrose

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in three styles).

    31. A mini pool that fits three grown adults so you can pretend you're on vacation in the Hamptons instead of your apartment's tiny patio.


    If banana leaves aren't your thing, you can also check out other trendy mini pool styles here!

    Get it from Target for $39.99.

    32. A chic maxi dress that'll have you forgetting about your day's ~series of unfortunate events~.,

    Promising review: "I love it! I thought it was a little too big until I realized you can adjust the straps! It came with a gorgeous necklace too. I couldn't ask for a better dress! Thank you so much!" —Amanda

    Get it from Amazon for $16.09+ (available in sizes S–XL and in 10 styles).

    33. A set of 16 Korean sheet masks, perfect for applying to your face then settling in to watch To All The Boys I Loved Before again.


    Promising review: "I'm 40 and our rough Chicago winters wreak havoc with my combination skin. I have used hundreds of masks from Target and Ulta. I never noticed a slightest difference. I bought this pack on an impulse. Omg! The Koreans sure know what works! I got these quickly and all 16 masks are different. The first night I used the herbal one. I read the ingredients and the mask smelled exactly like what it said it was. I could feel it working and when I took it off the effect was instant. My skin was literally flawless and not just for five minutes! It stayed tight and moisturized all day. I love these masks even though they're quite messy to apply. Ordered more. At this price and effect this'll product is a steal!" —PaulP

    Get a set of 16 from Amazon for $10.49.

    Read our full review on the Dermal Korea Collagen face masks.

    34. Tiny initial earrings to wear together on one, double-pierced ear or separately for an easy way to mix up your usual style.


    Promising review: "LOVE THESE EARRINGS! Received these six days after ordering (not Prime, but fast shipping!). So delicate and adorable. So many compliments. Have been wearing them for three days straight without taking them out and they're super comfortable. Great price. LOVE LOVE LOVE!" —Alicia

    Get them from Amazon for $19+ (available in three styles).

    35. A deep conditioning mask that'll bring your hair (and your soul) back to life without exposing it to sulfates, silicone, or parabens as you soak.


    "Don't Despair, Repair" is additive- and cruelty-free — it does not include harsh sulfates, silicones, phthalates, parabens, DEA, or artificial dyes. What it does include is natural oils such as rose hip oil, almond oil, and argan oil.

    Promising review: "The Briogeo Don't Despair, Repair really does repair dry damaged breaking hair. It's a little pricey for a hair product but worth EVERY SINGLE PENNY. The folks at Briogeo have created the perfect product for women with textured hair that tends to be dry and damaged. After a summer of swimming and sweating my little girl's hair was fuzzy, dry, and tangled, and she would cry every time I brushed her hair. Using the Don't Despair mask completely cured her fuzzy hair issues after just one treatment. Subsequent treatments got her 'first day of school' ready with her big beautiful natural bouncy hair." —MrsAimeeC

    Get it from Amazon for $21.82.

    36. A Stranger Things version of Dungeons and Dragons to give you an excuse to invite your friends over for some much-needed fun.


    Promising review: "I won't spoil anything from the storybook, but I will write that the formatting and art style of the book is outstanding. Much of the story is styled to look like Stranger Things character Mike Wheeler actually hand wrote all his campaign notes in a notebook. It works really well and gets rid of some of the more clinical looking campaign books you might otherwise be used to." —Blackbird

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    37. Or "Yoshi's Crafted World" for the Nintendo Switch, in case you'd prefer to play a slightly ~cuter~ game in solitary.


    This has become my husband's go-to when he needs to unwind after a stressful day. The game is super fun and probably the most adorable one one the market. Yoshi is sure to lift your spirits!

    Promising review: "This is a super cute game that is a modern take on a SNES classic. Fun for all ages, I definitely recommend if you enjoyed "Yoshi's Island" back in the day." —lucylu

    Get it from Amazon for $59.99.

    38. A watering can that'll help you channel your inner-elephant and ~never forget~ to water your plants, giving you one less thing to stress about.,

    Promising review: "Very, very pretty and cute for a plastic watering can. It is nice enough to not look like junk left lying around the yard or garden. Holds about half what a typical watering can does and has no spread on the nozzle, but we use it almost exclusively for our seedlings. Just too cute. It has also held up very well. No seam splits or anything despite being left out in temperatures from 32 to 95. Also no sun fade yet." —Allerion

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    39. A cupholder caddy with a suction cup can let you unwind with your fave drink without fear of dropping it into the tub.


    Promising review: "I love to take a good book and a glass of wine into a hot bubble bath. This cup holder keeps my drink within reach while freeing up my hands to make sure my book doesn’t fall in the water." —Laura

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

    40. A ginormous unicorn sprinkler for cooling off on hot summer days and for making all your magical rainbow dreams come true., Amazon

    Promising review: "We finally had a warm and sunny day, and decided it would be the perfect opportunity to try out this super cute unicorn lawn sprinkler!! It is made out of a nice thick material so it seems much more durable than a different brand that we tried last year. We used our air mattress pump to inflate because it is quite large (you definitely want to use a pump to make it quick and easy). My favorite feature is the four lawn stakes so that it won’t blow away or fall over. The kids played in it all afternoon and loved it!! I highly recommend this giant inflatable unicorn for a whole summer of fun!!" —Tmac

    Get it from Amazon for $37.99+.

    41. A waterproof Kindle Paperwhite, excellent for getting lost in a book instead of replaying the events of the day (over and over and over).

    Abby Kass / BuzzFeed, Amazon

    My coworker Abby Kass has this Kindle and loves it. Here's what she had to say about it: "I've been an avid Kindle user for the past four years, but when I saw the new version, I knew it was time to upgrade. The main selling point is the fact that this one is waterproof. So waterproof, in fact, that it can be in up to 2 meters of fresh water for more than 60 minutes. Plus, it's lighter, has more storage, and the battery last for WEEKS. I took this on vacation with me and was so impressed. I was able to sit on the ledge in the pool and read without worrying about getting the device wet. And I even put it in the water to test, and it still works perfectly. Plus, I used it every day and didn't have to charge it the whole time I was on the trip. That gets a big gold star in my book."

    Get it from Amazon for $129.99.

    42. Or a subscription to Book of the Month that'll give you a reason to turn off your screens and unwind the old fashioned way — reading.

    Book of the Month / Via

    One of the best gifts I've ever received is a subscription to Book of the Month. If you're like me and you LIVE for a hard copy of a novel rather than the e-book (sorry, Kindle-fans) then you'll likely enjoy this as much as I have. Each month you'll select a book and it'll get sent right to your home. It has been said that looking at the light of or phones/TVs isn't helpful for letting our brains now it's time for bed — so cut out the source by reading instead!

    Get a three month subscription from Book of the Month for $44.99.

    43. And Kacey Musgrave's "Golden Hour" album because if her feel-good songs don't improve your mood I'm not sure what will.


    In my opinion, "Happy and Sad" is the cure to ALL things. Give it a shot.

    Promising review: "As usual, Kacey Musgraves absolutely knocks it out of the park, and I love every single song on this album! Wholesome, enjoyable, relaxing, and overall a solid album. Kacey has expanded on her sound compared to previous albums, adding in slightly more orchestration and alt-rock sounds like synths, electronic drums, more reverb, etc., but her core country sounds of acoustic guitars and banjos, are still very prominent. I'm not a big modern country fan, but her lyrics are fantastic, relatable, and fun." —WhoNowBrownCow

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

    Actual footage of you saying "gooooodbye" to the bad day you just had:

    The Walt Disney Company

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