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    26 Things You Need If You Kinda Like To Hang Out In The Bathroom

    'Cause DUH, the bathroom is the second bedroom!

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    Enjoying copious amounts of you-time in the bathroom isn't weird at all. When you think about it, there's tons of stuff to do in there. That said, let's get into a few things that will upgrade the experience for your favorite room in the house.


    You just might go missing for multiple hours with any of these items but ah well, that's the entire point.

    1. A full-body bath pillow complete with a bath sponge that will 100% encourage you to stay in the tub until you turn into an actual factual prune. This life-saver is machine washable. It also has 3D cushioning that dries quickly and resists mold so you don't get that nasty mildew smell because, well, that's not cute.


    Promising review: "I LOVE this product! I have whiplash and the pillow provides nice support for my neck while the deluxe model mat provides cushion for my aching back. Additionally, I usually slide down into the tub because I’m short. The pillow and mat provide the support so that doesn’t happen. I have a semi-porous finish on my tub, so it’s very hard to find a pillow that will adhere to that surface. This one has many extra-large suction cups, holding the mat in place. For anyone having trouble with that issue, the trick is to put the mat in before adding the water and press hard on each suction cup. The suction cups are easy to remove. Just empty the tub and slide them... So, all of you bath lovers out there, add your Epsom salts or whatever and relax away!!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $42.97 (available with or without a pillow).

    2. A bathroom squatting stool with a built-in foot massager for pooping in pure peace.


    WE ALL POOP AND IT'S A GOOD TIME, OK?! Now that that's out of the way, the bathroom squatting stool is meant to make your bowel movement happen easier and faster by elevating your feet so your body is in a squatting position.

    Promising Review: "Everyone needs to raise their feet to 💩and I am not gonna talk about why as I think anyone who is searching for this product is already aware of that. But this one is stylish, warm, and looks pretty unlike a clunky plastic one. I absolutely love it and loveeee that it has a part you can massage your feet on! And the best thing is if you ever throw it in the garbage..., it will not end up poisoning our earth! And it is excellent quality so unless you jump on it, you will not break it. It will last a lifetime." —Derin Deniz

    Get it from Amazon for $44.99.

    3. A mildew-resistant, tech-storing shower liner curtain to hold up tablets and phones from the outside of the bath so you can watch or read without drowning your devices to their literal death.


    This shower liner supports your bathroom tech needs but won't mess up the vibe you're going for with the bathroom décor since you can still add an outside curtain that fits your aesthetic. All you'll have to do when it's time to insert your gadgets is slide your outside curtain to the side, slip in your phone or tablet, and then you're ready to go!

    Promising review: "What do I like most about this shower curtain? 1. My kids now LOVE taking a bath. They race upstairs and into the bathroom to get first dibs on the shows they will watch or the songs they will pick. The curtain securely holds the iPad while the kids easily navigate through their shows and apps. 2. I LOVE taking a bath. After the kids go to bed, I enjoy reading, listening to music or watching shows on my iPad/Kindle/phone without worrying about getting them damaged by water. The clear curtain allows for easy page-turning and song selection and the sound carries through the curtain well. Bubble bath, wine, and Netflix—yes! 3. It actually works with my sliding glass shower doors. I was able to hang the curtain over the top of the sliding doors and affix the curtain using the included hooks/rings. I may eventually purchase a curtain rod, but it’s quite secure as is. What do I like least? I suppose I wish I knew about this curtain sooner. It would have helped [during] the many nights when I struggled to get the kids to take a bath!" —Elizabeth

    Get it from Amazon for $18.77.

    4. An adjustable bamboo bathtub tray for propping up food, drinks, tablets, books, hopes, dreams and whatever else you need for your soak sesh.


    Promising review: "Love this! Nothing beats a long luxurious soak in the tub to relieve the stress of the day and this bath caddy makes it more enjoyable by giving me a safe place to put a glass of wine and my kindle. Bonus: my 5-year-old grandson will now ask to take a bath when he visits me so I can serve him milk and cookies in the tub and he can read his book. Big thumbs up!" —Kindle Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $34.99.

    5. A waterproof speaker for those nightly sold-out concerts you put on under the water spout.


    Hang this speaker up on the shower curtain with the metal hook that comes with it ~or~ stick it to the shower wall using the accompanying suction cup.

    Promising review: "I bought this speaker to use in the shower so I can listen to some bops! The quality of the speaker and battery life are amazing. I usually don’t have to charge it for a while! I definitely would recommend this speaker to a friend or someone you know with good music taste!" — Jasmine

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in five colors).

    6. Nose- and life-saving Poo-Pourri toilet spray because it's cool if you like to linger in the bathroom after doing ~you-know-what~ but that doesn’t mean it has to smell like it.

    Amazon/Poo-Pourri / Via

    Spray twice before you go and then, boom, heaven wafts into your nose instead of that ~other~ smell.

    Promising review: "I learned of this after seeing it in a friend’s bathroom and they swore it worked great. I bought some myself and was pleasantly surprised. A few spritzes before you go and you can stop questioning your diet. The earth will thank you for saving water on courtesy flushes and the person after you won’t curse your existence. Cheers!" —Dan T.

    Get it from Amazon for $8.98 (available in multiple scents).

    7. An essential oil aromatherapy diffuser with eight light settings, a timer, and a sleep mode to help create all of the best bathroom vibes.


    Promising review: "When I first took this out of the box, I was very skeptical because of its size. It's very small but good things come in small packages and this is very true for this diffuser. I have another diffuser for my boys' room and it has been life-changing with their asthma and helps when they are sick. I run it every night and always wanted to get one for my other children's rooms. This one was VERY easy to use, easy to clean, and has been spectacular. I put peppermint in for the first night and my six and five-year-olds were LOVING the smell. The mist is perfect and the best part is the color-changing night light!!! My kids including myself love to watch the colors. I almost want to say that it helps them sleep. The price point is unbeatable. I honestly can't believe what a great value this is. The diffuser in my boys' room was a gift and very expensive and I have to say I like this one so much better!! Thinking of gifting to my siblings this Christmas. I highly recommend this. Have nothing bad to say about it!!" —Lee

    Get from Amazon for $13.99 (available in two styles).

    8. A tea tree oil scrub for your entire body that makes for a soothing way to kill time in the bathroom. Amazon shoppers credited this anti-fungal scrub with easing their acne, dandruff, warts, dryness, calluses, and a ton of other skin concerns.

    Promising review: "This stuff makes my skin feel amazing. I've struggled with acne for more than 10 years and I've used stuff filled with chemicals since the problem started. I've only recently decided to take the all-natural route for my skincare routine. This, followed by some witch hazel and bee venom spot treatment has done more for my skin in a week than Proactiv and other over-the-counter products did in 10 years. Everybody's skin is different but this has really worked for me and I recommend it to anyone. Also, I have very sensitive skin and using this multiple times a week hasn't had any negative effect." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.95 (also available for cheaper with a recurring delivery option).

    9. A tissue and magazine holder so you keep all of your essentials close to your porcelain throne while minimizing clutter. It's also a good storage spot for tablets or your everyday cleaning supplies.


    Promising review: "Does what it says on the box. Plenty of room for a stack of magazines or a large hardcover book (maybe two!). Accommodates any size of toilet paper I've encountered, unless you prefer paper towels. The finish is very nice and hasn't corroded at all after being left wet after washing to remove dust in the humidity of the Oregon coast." —Henry

    Get it from Amazon for $16.49.

    10. A padded bath kneeler for anyone whose favorite thing about being in the loo is bathing the kiddos. It can be folded and hung up to dry and has four storage pockets for tub toys, shampoos, and more.

    Baby Lovables

    Promising review: "Absolutely love this product! This is exactly what I needed... It provided maximum comfort for my knees and elbows. I couldn't be more impressed by how this product is well-made and well thought out. I mean the cushions come with non-slip resistant material on the backside of both products. The elbow pad itself comes with four suction cups on the back which stick to both sides of the tub for safety/security and four side pockets to place any toys and bath essentials. Also, the products can be velcroed together for hanging purposes to make room. I am extremely happy with the purchase and will definitely buy again!" —Kevin

    Get it from Amazon for $34.95.

    11. A cheeky and encouraging poster with a quote that also applies to your whole life, not just your bathroom breaks.


    💩happens, right? If a LOL escaped you while reading the framed quote then yes, it deserves to hang out in your bathroom right along with you.

    Promising review: "I bought multiple things and I love all of them!!! They are better than I expected! They arrived earlier than expected! I love the 'thank you' note inside also! I will definitely buy from this seller again!" —Alyssa

    Get it from Elle and Indi on Etsy for $4.40+ (available in four sizes).

    12. A vibrating scalp massager that can turn wash day into a spa day at any time. Amazon reviewers noted that this little buddy worked for their various hair types.


    Reviewers also noted that this vibrating scalp massager helped ease dandruff, psoriasis, and generally sensitive scalps.

    Promising review: "This is a great little tool. My daughter and I both have VERY thick hair. Mine is especially difficult because it's curly. I have a combination of type 3A and 3B curly hair. My daughter always had a hard time getting to her scalp with shampoo and conditioner which caused some flaking and dandruff. Since she's been using this, that has stopped. It's made it much easier for both of us to get down to the root shaft. For people saying 'just use your fingernails,' this works better. I've had long and short nails and this still works better. It's easy to grip and clean. No complaints here." —J. Love

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in four colors).

    13. A colorful bath bomb set with 12 different scents so you'll have zero qualms with losing track of time in the tub.


    FYI: This bath bomb set is designed for people with normal and/or dry skin types.

    Promising review: "I have a bathtub addiction and am a five to six night a week bathtubber. So, when I say I’ve tried all the bath bombs that Amazon provides, I’m serious. I keep going back to these not only because of the price but also because they actually work well. They don’t have all those annoying glitters and the scent actually sticks to your skin and serves a hydration purpose. I can’t say enough how much I love these over the 10 to 12 other brands I’ve tried." —JH

    Get it from Amazon for $26.80.

    14. A cosmetics organizer so the hours you put into your beauty routine don't leave your bathroom counter looking like the aftermath of a natural disaster.


    Promising Review: "For a simple tray, it really does hold a lot of stuff. I can say that it is easy to clean as I had blush spill out in one of the spots. A little soap and water and it's clean. I was able to hold the majority of the makeup that I use in this. I was even able to put my makeup brushes and sponges in this thing. The openness of this tray allows me to put my makeup anywhere and not be limited with what I can and can't put in the cubbies. Very sturdy and well-made. Fits perfectly on my counter." —Ronnie Acosta

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in three colors).

    15. A cup holder that you can trust to hold your drinks securely near your shower because wine (and OK, the alcohol-free stuff too) should always be within arm's reach.


    FYI: Multiple reviewers say they use this cup holder for everything from shampoo bottles to body wash!

    Promising review: "My wife got me this as a Christmas present and I must admit I rolled my eyes when I opened the box. 'That'll never work' I thought to myself. We stuck it on the shower wall that day and have had no issues since. It's still sticking some 60 days later and shows no signs of slipping. It holds beer cans and plastic pint glasses like a boss and for those days when I'm feeling super bourgeois and make a cocktail, but dump it in a Tervis tumbler — it fits too! Shower beers will never be the same again!" —Morgan

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

    16. A flameless LED candle set that can be turned on, off, and set to a timer with a remote because you're an energy-saving boss even from the toilet.


    Promising review: "I placed one of these candles in a bronze lantern with rocks at the base and it looks really cool. I placed the candles in separate rooms throughout the house (bedroom, living room, and kitchen table), and set them to light up at 10 p.m. and then go out at midnight. They serve as kind of a warning that two hours remain before bed and then when they go out, it's lights out and bedtime. It's a nice, relaxing way to be reminded that the end of the day is coming. They look authentic and wife and daughter love them as well." —Mike

    Get it from Amazon for $16.39+ (available in three styles).

    17. LED stick-on lights to morph your bathroom mirror into the bougie vanity of your dreams. Just pop these babies on and SELFIE TIMMMME.


    Promising review: "Best idea ever! I'm living in an old house with only one outlet in the bathroom so I needed a lot of light with just one outlet. This is the perfect solution. You can arrange the bulbs as you wish, you can set the distance between them and the dimming option is awesome! Dimmed for baths and super light for makeup. When it is on max it is really bright. The back of the bulbs are adhesive and they are sticking very well." —Annamarie T.

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in three bulb count options and one extra color option).

    18. A soap scum and grime remover to make sure you leave your oasis sparkling clean so it's ready for the next time you retreat there.


    Buzzfeed Editor Mallory McInnis used this cleaner and loved it!

    "Have you ever seen the movie The Santa Clause? There's a scene where Tim Allen's character shaves away his white beard and then ~WHOOSH!~ it reappears instantaneously. That's basically my bathtub and soap scum. I've tried many products to keep it at bay, but this is the only one that has ever really worked. Not only does it have a cute dog on the packaging, it also allows me to (easily!) wipe away dastardly soap scum without having to use a lot of muscle! Which is great, because I don't exactly have a lot of muscle to use." —Mallory McInnis

    Get from Amazon for $17.94.

    19. Hair, beard, and tattoo oil shaped like a cowboy hat-wearing skull head because if you can't load your toilet sanctuary with weirdly packaged grooming products, then what even is the point?

    Gibs Grooming / Via

    Promising Review: "I'll admit it. The packaging sold me on this product because I love skull things. But my husband, who has a short beard, really enjoys using it. He says it's easy to apply and after only a single use, it softened his hair so much that he kept stroking his beard all day. He and I both like the scent; it's pleasant but not too strong. I'm eager to try it on my tattoos and it looks great on the bathroom counter." —Dephal

    Get it from Amazon for $25 (also available in a top hat-wearing skullhead container if you prefer a more dapper aesthetic).

    20. Adorable mop slippers with removable soles that take the muscle out of clearing smaller water splashes from your bathroom floor and every other room in your house. Amazon reviewers say they're also pretty nifty with dog hair and dust. If you're a freak for freebies, then you'll be pleased to know that these come with free socks!


    FYI: These slippers are an especially good choice for anyone with a tiny bathroom that leaves little room for maneuvering a mop.

    Promising Review: "I buy mopping slippers. Yup, that's right. This isn't my first pair... I have a two-year-old and they're great for mopping up little splashes and drops of water from doing dishes and the extra padding is nice. No paper towels wasted and it's immediate. Plus these are cute. You have to have a sense of whimsy [fun] for this functional novelty item. My last pair did not have this detachable mopping bottom. I enjoy washing the top and bottom parts as I think it's cleaner but it's a nice feature." —G. Kim

    Get them from Amazon for $10.59+ (available in multiple colors, adult sizes, and kid sizes).

    21. A faux succulent plant that's freakishly charming and will help you bring a little nature-inspired decor into your bathroom without taking up excessive space.

    Forever 21

    If you love nature but don't want the work of having to water a plant then this fake one is a fit. It also has a sweet smiley face on the pot which reflects just how happy you are when you're tucked away in the bathroom doing you.

    Promising review: "It's very cute and good quality. The faux plant is soft and the ceramic pot is sturdy. I highly recommend this." —Victoria V.

    Get it from Forever 21 for $6.90.

    22. A sleek razor stand that holds one razor and brush set so you can stop leaving your shaving tools in random spots in the bathroom.


    Promising review: "I definitely prefer this over my stainless steel stand. It looks outstanding and is very low-maintenance cleaning-wise compared to stainless steel. I also loved how the mouth for the brush is a lot wider so I do not have to pinch my brush to fit it perfectly. I totally would recommend anyone that is looking for a nice brush and razor stand." —James P.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.95.

    23. Bathtub disco lights with multiple color settings and water vibrations to help turn your restroom into the best party spot in the house.


    Promising review: 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 $9.99.

    24. A towel set with two bath towels, two hand towels, and four washcloths made of 100% cotton to give your bathroom the luxury feel of a hotel every time you use one. (But like, it's not ~really~ a hotel so you do have to wash these yourself.)


    FYI: Both the brand and Amazon reviewers noted that the towels may look like they're on the thin side upon arrival but will fluff up like a cuddly bunny after the first wash.

    Promising review: "These towels are excellent. They are thick, absorbent, and wash well. I have washed them twice, and they still look and feel great. I bought a second set and they were just as wonderful as the first set. I will probably buy more. The charcoal grey is a deep beautiful color." —Angela Dolbear

    Get it from Amazon for $32.99+ (available in eight colors).

    25. A power perch to keep all of your electronics in one space and AWAYYYYYY from the water all over your sink.


    Promising review: "If you have gizmos that need to perch near their outlet (hubs for smart lights, voice assistants, electric toothbrushes or shavers), then this is a great product that elevates these items off the countertop or floor. Installation is easy; the two pieces slide together, you remove the existing outlet cover, and then the new outlet panel provides the holding power for the shelf. If the plugs you have for your devices aren't oversized squares or don't need to share the outlet with a WiFi booster, then this product is 5 star. I had a Wifi booster that had to share the outlet with an oversized plug and it's a little snug but they fit!" —2lilac2

    Get it from Amazon from $5.89+ (available in one- and two-packs and two color options).

    26. A waterproof G-spot vibrator because there’s more than one way (and speed setting) to treat yo’ self in the bathroom.


    Promising review: "First, I would like to mention that this came in very discreet packaging. It was a standard Amazon box and inside was a plain black box. When I opened it, there was no chemical smell and it felt soft and smooth to the touch. There is an instructional menu but it is very easy to use. Hold the power button to turn on and then press a button to cycle through many different vibration options. It is so quiet by the way which was a big plus for me. Charging it is a breeze and it charges quickly and holds a charge well. It can also be used for a while before you need to hook it up again... It had my toes curling and my heart racing." —Clair Taylor

    Get from Amazon for $25.99 (available in two colors).

    You after hooking up your lavatory with everything needed to have the uninterrupted (and typically naked) time of your life.

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