Get Pampered: 15 accessories for a home spa
For those working round the clock, a visit to the spa is a rarity. So why not indulge in some self-care at home with these chic products and accessories. Nourish your mind and body while setting the mood for some much needed spa-like rest and relaxation.
1. The Snow Drop line from The Soap and Paper Factory
The Soap and Paper Factory’s heavenly soaps are handcrafted in small batches and wrapped in eye catching designs. Each piece is loaded with shea butter, winter vanilla and essential oils…the perfect mood boosters.
2. Kartell Fragrances
Let your olfactory senses inhale splendid aromas. The Cache-Cache aroma diffuser holds 300 ml of fragrance for a release that lasts 3 months, while the Ming Porous diffuser complements it by diffusing perfume discreetly through its own porous texture.
3. Citania body bars
Claus Porto’s Citania body bars come from the oldest soap making factories of Portugal. Infused with floral notes of tiare, jasmine and orange blossom and milled seven times, the range offers a creamy texture for some nice, clean fun.
4. Cooling mask by Dermalogica
No home spa is complete without a cooling mask to match your cucumber slices. Formulated with follicle-clearing salicylic acid, this product is crafted to handle stubborn zits for a clean and clear face.
5. Handmade soap from Badger
Looking for a sweet smelling soak? The handmade Badger soaps have mastered the science of scent and attraction. Not only do they look good in their vibrant vintage packaging, but also emanate sweet natural fragrances that would recharge you in a whiff.
6. Pineapples glass jars
Part of a decorative collection of handmade glass jars, Pineapples, by Tadeas Podracky is a combination of modern and traditional glass blowing techniques offered in several colours.
7. Gutti Ka Tel
Don’t let the freezing weather wreak havoc on your skin – Jessica Shukla’s Gutti Ka Tel is an antioxidant rich pure oil, extracted from apricot kernels and elegantly packed in tall glass bottles.
8. Ornamental candle holder by Valay Gada
It's time to amp up the spa quotient. Young Talent winner of EDIDA 2013 as created customised ornamental candles for Cobalt Designs using artisanal techniques and a contemporary outlook perfect for a semi-oriental decor touch.
9. Nurturing baby cream for face & body by Kiehl
Everyone wants baby soft skin. If you’ve been hunting for one that will soak into your skin while providing ample glow then this handy product is your go-to.
10. Profumatore Verde from the Dogale collection by Greggio
The Dogale collection consists of bottles, flower pots and fragrance diffusers for colourful decorative and aromatic solutions. It is offered five different colours recalling natural shading.
11. Cotton bathmat by Avira Home and Farah cotton face towel
Provide rest and relief to sore feet with the Cotton bath mat by Avira Home from Apartment 9 and place out facial essentials with the The Farah cotton face towel from Good Earth in intricate ethnic Mango designs.
Website: www.apartment9.in; www.goodearth.in
12. Amritam Coco Loco Moisturising Oil from Good Earth
This moisturizing oil is perfect for a thorough massage. It taps into the wisdom of ancient Ayurveda using elements of nature for its ingredients.
13. Madurai Jasmine & Mogra moisturizer by Forest Essentials
Looking for floral supplements to hydrate your skin? Opt for the fragrance of flowers with Forest Essentials Madurai Jasmine & Mogra moisturiser – an ideal concoction to combat dryness.
14. Czarina gold votive from Address Home
Induce a soft glow while you take a long soothing bubble bath with mood lighting from this shimmering tea light holder.
15. Shampoo & Body Wash by Philip Kingsley
Using a number of mild cleansing agents, this easy to rinse formula crafted for tear-free eyes is perfect for you and your toddler. It contains chamomile extract to soothe the scalp and amaranth protein to gently moisturise the skin and hair.