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Creating a Spa Oasis: The Essentials

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The corporate world is buzzing with constant daily activity. Granted, workers have to go through much hustle and bustle to meet the needs and demands of their jobs. In many business districts, the population of young professionals continues to surge. A particular example is Salt Lake City in Utah, which is home to the biggest industrial banking center of the country. A large number of transportation companies, regional centers, and government offices are also located in the city, further boosting the employment rate.

Although corporate jobs yield remarkable results in the economic aspect, they also expose employees to stressful situations which may consequently lead to a build-up of emotional strain and burn-out. Thankfully, there are many fun methods for battling stress.

If you want a more cost-effective way to relax, why not try and make your own spa haven? With just a few items, you can transform your regular bathroom into a spa oasis oozing with Zen. Without further ado, here is a list of essentials guaranteed to take your usual bathing sessions to the next level.

Water Heater

You probably already have a water heating system installed in your bathroom. However, it’s important to ensure that it is functioning well by hiring professionals to conduct necessary routine water heater maintenance and repair services. This will allow you to prolong the use of your water heater.

Bathing in hot water brings multiple benefits to your well-being by relieving tense muscles, unclogging pores and removing impurities, improving blood circulation, and easing soreness and inflammation. According to a lifestyle website, hot showers also act as a sedative that calms the mind and promotes better sleep.

Indoor Plants

Plants can liven up and beautify any space. They also add an organic yet sophisticated touch to your bathroom. Many plants also have healing properties that aid with asthma, mood swings, and congested sinuses. In addition, they can purify air within a specific area. Try to incorporate succulents, medicinal herbs, and air plants that are easy to care for and maintain.

Essential Oils

Lavender, peppermint, sandalwood, eucalyptus, lemon… There’s a wide variety of essential oils to choose from. Aromatherapy is proven to enhance the quality of sleep, regulate mood, and reduce anxiety. You can also use specific types of essential oils for particular health needs. For instance, bergamot is beneficial to people with skin conditions like eczema. Tea tree, on the other hand, boosts the activity of your immune system and fights infections.

Bathing Products

Items used for a spa

Satisfy your skin with natural body washes and scrubs with scented oils and bath salts that enhance skin health with their soothing, exfoliating, and moisturizing properties. Before soaking, you can also add some fragrant flower petals and fruit slices to the bath.

Set up the mood for every relaxation session by playing some calming music and lighting scented candles. You can also spruce up the details of your bathroom by decorating it with warm earthy rugs and woven baskets for storage. In addition, it’s suggested that you buy fancy, fluffy towels and place them on rustic wooden bars.

 

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