What could be better than ending a long day and a cramped commute by sliding into a hot, soapy bath? Well, nothing. Here’s Stylist’s top ten bathroom buys to make the most of your soak - just add wine and a good book.
Get into the habit of body brushing pre-bath. It helps to improve circulation, tackles cellulite and leaves skin feeling unbelievably smooth.
Liz Earle Natural Bristle Body Brush, £7.25, lizearle.com
Add this classic Jo Malone oil to your bathwater to help nourish and moisturise tired skin.
Jo Malone Pomegranate Noir Bath Oil, £52 for 200ml, jomalone.co.uk or 0870-034 2411
Akin to a steaming bowl of honey and porridge on a cold morning, this scrub exfoliates without drying and contains luffa fruit and jojoba butter.
Kiehls Crème de Corps Soy Milk and Honey Body Polish, £22, kiehls.co.uk
Cleanse dehydrated skin and protect it from the environment by adding this sumptuous gel to running bath water and immerse yourself in bubbles.
Molton Brown Paradisiac Pink Pepperpod Bath & Shower Gel, £17.50, moltonbrown.co.uk
Make bathtime a more comfortable experience and rest your tired head on this quirky, feather-filled addition.
Opal London Pink Feather Bath Pillow, £4.50, opal-london.com or 0208-450 7834
Add a handful of soothing lavender salts to a warm bath for a misty spa-like bathing that will leave you totally relaxed - sigh!
Neal’s Yard Lavender Bath Salts, £14.30, nealsyardremedies.com or 0845-262 3145
Make friends with the loofah – it is your secret skin weapon for exfoliating tough skin and rough patches such as the elbows, heels and knees.
The Body Shop Smooth & Renew Body Loofah Mit, £5, thebodyshop.com
Drop into a hot running bath, allow the pebble dissolve and watch as your bath turns into a blue lagoon. Leaves you feeling relaxed and your skin super-soft too.
Thalgo Caresse Marine Bath Pebble (Box of 6), £21.95, thalgo.com or 0207-512 0872