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TBH, I’ll never understand people who don’t like baths. Like, what is there not to love about soaking in warm, bubbly water with a glass of wine in hand? Here’s my theory: Bath haters haven’t yet mastered the art of ~bathing~ (and, yes, it is truly an art), which begins with finding the right bubble bath. Lucky for you, I’ve tested about eight million bubble baths in my lifetime, so I know which ones you’ll actually love. Ahead, the 10 best bubble baths that’ll make you forget alllllll about your shower.
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Best Floral Bubble Bath
Kai Bathing Bubbles
I’ve been obsessed with Kai’s perfect floral scent for literal years (it smells like freshly picked gardenias, for real), so it’s only natural that I’m a huge fan of the brand’s bubble bath. Run the formula under hot water and your bath will smell so effing good—trust.
Best All-Natural Bubble Bath
Herbivore Coconut Milk Bath Soak
Not super into bubbles? No prob, you can still level up your bath game with this super-moisturizing soak from Herbivore. The all-natural formula is loaded with coconut milk powder, which leaves your skin silky smooth.
Best Bubble Bath for De-Stressing
Susanne Kaufmann Mallow Blossom Bubble Bath
At the end of a long-ass day, there’s nothing I love more than loading up my bath tub with this heavenly scented bubble bath from Susanne Kaufmann. The formula’s combination of mallow blossom, pine oil, and juniper berry oil soothes my skin (and my mind!) immediately. Plus, it pairs pretty damn well with a glass of rosé.
Best Bubble Bath for Dry Skin
Origins Ginger Float Cream Bubble Bath
Like, yes, bubbles are super fun, but if you want moisturizing benefits and suds, you should opt for a creamy formula like this one from Origins. The ginger root, coriander, and clove oils will feel crazy-good on tired skin, while the glycerin and coco-betaine hydrate just like your favorite body lotion.
Best Lavender Bubble Bath
Aura Cacia Aromatherapy Bubble Bath
If the amazing smell of a bubble bath is just as important as the amount of bubbles themselves, you’ll love this lavender-scented formula. Spiked with pure essential lavender oils (as well as rosemary, lemon balm, and ginger root extracts), you can expect your bathtub—and skin—to smell absolutely heavenly.
Best Bubble Bath for Achy Muscles
Dr. Teal’s Eucalyptus and Spearmint Foaming Bath
Whether you’re feeling physically or emotionally tense, you’ll find immediate relief with this spearmint and eucalyptus bubble bath. Not only does it work wonders on sore, tired muscles, but it also helps you zen TF out. BTW: The eucalyptus scent also moonlights as a natural decongestant if you’re feeling stuffy or sick.
Best Insta-Worthy Bubble Bath
Lush Rose Jam Bubble Bar
Lush is known for it’s crazy-colorful bath products, and its bubble bars are no exception. True to the name, they create a LOT of bubbles (the key is to crumble the bar under running water), and leave mesmerizing hues in your tub. If you’re the type of person who loves documenting your spa night on Insta, try out the brand’s macaron-shaped bar in the “Rose Jam” scent.
Best Bubble Bath for Sensitive Skin
Honest Bubble Bath
Sometimes bubble baths can be tricky for people with sensitive skin—you’re essentially soaking your whole body in a formula for a long time, so you need to make sure it’s super gentle before filling up the tub and hopping in. Enter, the Honest Co.’s hypoallergenic bubble bath: It’s formulated without parabens, SLS (drying sulfates), formaldehyde, and synthetic dyes or perfumes.
Best Foaming Bubble Bath
Deep Steep Lilac Blossom Bubble Bath
Relaxing is all fine and dandy, but if you like taking baths simply to enjoy playing with mounds of bubbles, I’m right there with you. This formula is super concentrated, so it creates actual piles of foaming bubbles that’ll fill your tub to the brim. And its moisturizing ingredients, like shea butter, argan oil, and aloe vera, aren’t bad either.
Best Luxe Bubble Bath
Antica Farmacista Orange Blossom, Lilac, and Jasmine Bubble Bath
Yes, this bubble bath is definitely on the pricier side, but if you’re in the mood to splurge, you def won’t regret it. Thanks to the formula’s honey and aloe vera, your skin will feel insanely soft post soak and the refreshing notes of mandarin, orange blossom, and lemon will help your bathroom feel like an actual spa.
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