Your stomach is full, freezer overflowing with leftovers, and you are probably burnt out. What better time to enjoy a much needed spa day? With Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday just ending and Christmas fast approaching, your budget may be a little tight right now. Well, not to worry! Blaine Bowen has a few helpful ideas to create a spa day right in your own home. You may need to run out to the store and get a few things to help make your day wonderfully luxurious, but we promise it will be less expensive than booking a spa weekend!
Sit back, pour yourself a glass of wine, and get ready to discover some excellent relaxation recipes!
Why not set the mood with these beautiful Lavender Candles. You can make them ahead of time and enjoy them while you’re soaking in the bath.
Who doesn’t love chocolate?! So, what is better than a facial made of this wonderful sweet? Try making this chocolate facial for your spa day, it will be good enough to eat!
Maybe chocolate isn’t your thing and we totally understand that! We are sure you will find a mask that you can enjoy in this list of 20 different DIY face masks though! Take a peak and you may find a recipe you MUST try, we know we did!
What better way to tell someone you are thinking about them than by making them a gift? Whether you think you might make them a Holiday gift, or just wanting a sweet way to show people they are important to you, you can make this Mason Jar Spa Kit. This is a fun way to wrap up a spa day in a jar for anyone!
For three times the fun, try the DIY Spa Trio! This set includes a Peppermint Scrub, Peppermint Body Butter (my favorite), and a Peppermint Foot Soak. During this busy Holiday season who wouldn’t love a peppermint filled spa gift?
THROW A PARTY
Love hosting parties? Why not throw a Spa Day party with your besties?! Check out this website to find all the things you need to know and prep for when you throw a Spa Day party.
Give your lips a bit of love with this Cinnamon Vanilla Sugar Lip Scrub. You can make it at home and it will cost you a lot less than any lip scrub you can buy at the store!
Let’s talk about hair. We all have it and some of us may overwork it. How about we try and fix that! Check out the website with 5 DIY Hair Masks to help tame you tresses.
SPA FEELING IN MINUTES
Even if you don’t have time for the entire spa experience, we have a few ideas to give you that luxurious spa feeling in minutes.
I love a nice, hot shower as much as the next person, but throw one of these Peppermint Shower Melts in you will never want it to end!
If you’re in a hurry and feeling stressed spritz some Rose Water on your skin! Rose Water is packed with essential vitamins that are excellent for your skin and body. You can buy this rejuvenating spray at multiple retailers, but why buy when you can make it?!
What better way to wrap up your spa day than with a sweet treat made in your own kitchen. These Lemonade Cucumber Pops are both beautiful and delicious! Can you imagine enjoying one of these ice pops while soaking in a warm bath? Divine!
So whether you are needing to unwind or just ready to create a relaxing environment, we hope you have found a new recipe to make your own spa day. If you are looking for more spa ideas though, check out our Pintrest page. We have created quite the list of spa inspired ideas!