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27 Things To Help You Take The Best Shower Of Your Life

Soak yourself in happiness and efficiency.

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1. Secure a beer and wine holder to your wall, because the more opportunities to incorporate alcohol into your daily routine, the better.

Also, shower beers are a thing (in Sweden, at least).

Get it from Amazon for $13.99.

2. Exfoliate your entire back without straining your arms using a loofah-like band.

The coarser side is for exfoliation, while the smooth side is for polishing.

Get it from Amazon for $13.85.

3. Jot down all of your brilliant, world-saving ideas on a waterproof notepad.

Or just reminders to call your mom, water your plants, etc.

Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

4. Apply body lotion that's meant to be used ~in~ the shower so you can step straight into bed afterwards.

You say lazy, I say smart. The lotion absorbs instantly, so there's no uncomfortable post-shower stickiness to deal with.

Get it from Amazon for $4.91.

Olay, Eucerin, and Jergens also have their own versions.

5. Stick some adorable snail and octopus speakers that are more than happy to help you rock out while you wash up.

🎶 Singing in the shower / Ladade ladada ladada 🎶

Get them from The Grommet for $30.

You can get a slightly cheaper option from Amazon for $17.99.

6. Or if you don't feel like paying anything, you can just stick your smartphone into a dry glass or cup for a makeshift amplifier/speaker.

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You can also make a speaker using a cardboard tube and plastic cups.

7. Switch to a curtain with pockets (on pockets) for less clutter inside the actual shower.

Make sure that yours is tucked on the inside of the tub (unless you want a totally soaked bathroom floor), and if necessary, trim it so it doesn't touch the bottom of the tub (aka breeding ground for mildew).

Get it from Amazon for $16.84.

8. Or opt for an antimicrobial curtain to keep bacteria and stains totally at bay.

The curtain is treated with Vinyzene, a proven antimicrobial and mildew-resistant chemical, to extend its life.

Get it from Hammacher Schlemmer for $34.95.

9. Attach an aromatherapy diffuser to your showerhead for the nicest-smelling water stream you've ever experienced.

Warning: You might become so relaxed that you actually fall asleep. 💤

Get the kit from Uncommon Goods for $45 or Essio Shower for $39.97.

10. Or you can always DIY your own aromatherapy shower melts.

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Check out the tutorial here!

11. Invest in a genius towel warmer for ultimate post-shower bliss.

Pat your body gently instead of abrasively rubbing the towel, so you don't exacerbate already dry skin.

Get it from Bed Bath & Beyond for $79.99 (on sale from $99.99) or Amazon for $105.49.

Also, check out our picks for the best bath towels on BuzzFeed Reviews.

12. And use a microfiber towel (instead of cotton) to minimize frizz and damage to your hair.

Get it from Amazon for $21.99.

Also, check out our picks for the best bath towel on BuzzFeed Reviews.

13. Upgrade your non-tech showerhead for a Bluetooth one that answers calls, reduces noise, and has a detachable speaker.

Get it from Amazon for $36.95.

14. Or get a showerhead with a digital temperature display so you can step in at juuust the right temperature.

Because no one wants to be blasted with ice-cold water.

Get it from Amazon for $34.90.

You can also get a color-changing version if you want to shower in Technicolor.

15. Use a handy brush to massage your feet and scrub away rough skin and calluses.

Get it from Amazon for $35.

16. Or take matters into your own hands and use a waterproof foot file to get into every nook and curve.

Get it from Amazon for $40.85 (and there's a $15 off coupon).

17. Rest your foot on a pedestal to make shaving less of a pain.

Get it from Amazon for $9.93.

18. Hang up your rumpled clothes next to your shower to help release all those pesky wrinkles.

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Who has time to iron? Let shower steam do the job for you.

19. Save time by shaving and brushing your teeth in the shower with a wall organizer.

Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

20. Apply a gentle facial treatment that shortens your skin care routine down to a one-minute affair.

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Get it from Amazon for $34.39.

Aveeno has a cheaper version for $6.64 at Target.

21. Keep your liquids organized with a three-chamber dispenser.

Get it from Amazon for $38.24.

22. Rub on some fresh apricot body scrub for deep exfoliation and overall glowing skin.

Get it from Amazon for $5.50.

23. Install a fog-free mirror equipped with Bluetooth and AM/FM radio so you can shave while listening to traffic reports.

Or...anything but traffic reports.

Get it from Hammacher Schlemmer for $99.95.

24. Program a digital thermostat heater so your bathroom is toasty warm by the time you stumble in each morning.

Get it from Hammacher Schlemmer for $49.95.

25. Turn on a waterproof vibrating massager for a little self-love and stress relief.

A+ idea: stimulate your scalp while you shampoo. 💆

Get it from Amazon for $29.95.

26. Rest on a sturdy but adjustable stool for post-workout showers when your legs would rather wobble down to the ground.

Also works great for injuries or old age.

Get it from Amazon for $26.50.

27. And slather on (warm!) lotion as soon as you step out of the shower to maximize absorption with this heated dispenser.

Stay snug, friends.

Get it from Amazon for $17.09.

Shower time is happy time.

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