Self Care Gifts that Force you to Slow Down

Tay Hall, Staff Writer

Foot Masks

Foot masks are like socks that deeply moisturize your feet to help remove calluses, corns, and dry/dead skin cells. It forces you to kick up your feet and relax. A foot mask can cost anywhere between three to twenty dollars, depending on the quality and the brand. One of the best brands of foot masks is called Baby Foot.

Sugar Scrubs

A sugar scrub consists of pure cane sugar and virgin coconut oil that is designed to remove the body’s dead skin cells. This is something that you could do while in a warm shower or in a nice warm bath. A sugar scrub can cost anywhere between five to fifty dollars.  One of the best sugar scrubs is Indie Lee Coconut Citrus Body Scrub.

Under Eye Masks

An under eye mask is designed to remove puffiness and dark circles under the eye. They help you look less tired and more well rested; they also help with moisturizing the skin as well. Eye masks can range from ten to thirty dollars. The best under eye masks are Patchology FlashPatch Eye Revive Gels.

Clay Masks

Clay masks are used for cleansing and brightening the skin. It also helps with reducing clogged pores and can help manage oily skin. A clay mask can range from five to fifty dollars. The best clay mask is Innisfree Pore Clearing Clay Mask.

Coffee Scrubs

Coffee scrubs can help manage cellulite, reduce the appearance of dimples, dilate blood vessels, improve blood flow, and tighten skin by eliminating excess water. Coffee scrubs can range from five to fifty dollars. The best coffee scrub is Mcaffeine Naked & Raw Coffee Body Scrub.