Everyone has their go-to stress relievers, but when you can go beyond a daily bout of meditation and actually start fending off stress with supplies in your beauty arsenal and medicine cabinet, you know you’ve hit the jackpot. Read on for some of our favorite products that work overtime to keep you feeling your best.
AVEDA Stress-Fix Body Creme, $26
Sustainably-harvested sea algae is the key to this cream’s moisturizing – and moisture-locking – properties, making it a great way to combat dry, dehydrated skin. And while it soothes your skin, this body cream works to soothe your mind, too, thanks to a scent that’s infused with lavender and sage to reduce feelings of stress.
D.S. & Durga Portable Fireplace Candle, $65
There’s something unbelievably soothing about having a candle lit somewhere in your space, and we’re especially fans of candles with scents that offer up a soothing dose of nostalgia, too. Nothing does that job better than this candle that smells of an actual fireplace, something that is unbelievably reminiscent of homey comfort.
WellPath Zen Stress Support Supplements, $15
When stress is at its highest, we’re all about combatting any anxiety you might be feeling with vitamins that utilize the power of naturally stress-busting ingredients to help calm you down. Wellpath Zen uses ingredients like ashwagandha, l-theanine, and lemon balm to not only promote relaxation in your mind and body, but to also help boost your mood and concentration.
Bach Rescue Remedy Spray, $12
When staying calm and focused is a struggle, a spritz or two of this mouth spray is all it takes to get you back on top of your game. A blend of natural floral essences – think rose, clematis, and cherry plum – work together to keep you feeling calm, focused, and confident no matter what you’re up against throughout the day.
Estée Lauder Stress Relief Eye Mask, $42
With ingredients like aloe vera, cucumber, and caffeine in its formula, this 10-minute eye mask works wonders when it comes to stopping stress and fatigue in their tracks. Plus, you will reap major beauty benefits, like a reduced appearance of fine lines and dark circles under your eyes, leaving you looking totally refreshed.
Tata Harper All-Natural Aromatic Stress Treatment, $18
For the perfect on-the-go stress remedy, this handy oil blend is ideal. Simply apply the treatment to your palms or the pulse points of your neck and wrists and the therapeutic scent take you to a total state of tranquility and calmness.
Origins Sensory Therapy Peace of Mind On-the-Spot Relief, $22
When stress is getting the better of you, the only thing you want is fast, on-the-spot relief. Enter this gentle treatment with ingredients like rose water and eucalyptus oil, which you can apply to your neck, temple, or earlobes to ease away stress and tension.
Bath & Body Works Aromatherapy Eucalyptus Spearmint Pillow Mist, $8
If you thought your nighttime routine had everything it needed, think again. To boost your sleep while calming your mind before bed, a relaxing pillow mist is a must. This pick is infused with a blend of eucalyptus and spearmint oils, the former of which helps clear the mind of crowded thoughts and the latter of which helps ease your brain into a peaceful rest.