Tips for a better bathtub experience
Nothing comforts the heart and soul more than a relaxing bath, especially after a long tiring day of work. In fact, enjoying a soak in a bath makes you feel like you’re appreciating yourself a little bit more. With a good book to read, a little bit of background music playing, and to up a notch, a face mask and a glass of wine to enjoy, it’s the perfect self-care treatment!
But why stop there? Yes, although the most simplest of baths can help you relax, indulging in a spa-like experience by enhancing your bath will make it even more luxurious and enjoyable. You can easily create your own spa-quality treatments at the comfort of your own home. Whether you’re already a bath bomb expert or are just dipping your toes in for the first time, here are some useful tips you can try out to enhance your bath experience.
FIND THE RIGHT TEMPERATURE
Finding the perfect temperature for your bath can be relatively tricky. Trust me, you wouldn’t want to emerge red-faced or shivering once you’re done with your bath! So, before getting into the bathtub, ensure the water temperature is comfortable. Studies suggests that aiming for a temperature somewhere between 40 to 45 degrees Celsius is just the right temperature for the perfect bath.
THE USE OF ESSENTIAL OILS
The choices are limitless in terms of what you can add to enhance your bath experience. But the most commonly used option for a relaxing bath is usually essential oils. Essential oils are definitely a great way of increasing the relaxing aspects of a bath, comforting for the mind and relaxing for your muscles. Besides, what’s there not to like about its wonderful scent?
TRY USING A BATH CADDY
Sometimes, it can be quite difficult to have everything in place near you for your own convenience. Why not invest in a bath caddy to keep everything within arm’s reach? Food, a scented candle, or even a chilled glass of wine. By having everything on hand means convenience plus comfort combined, you get the best of both worlds. Plus, if having a bath is your rare chance to have some self-pamper, get a good book on hand too to keep yourself occupied.
Most of us are busy working during the week that we forget to take care and appreciate ourselves more. So when you have the time to pamper yourself with a good, relaxing bath, make sure to apply the tips above for the ultimate bathtub experience.