The ten best: Bath Time Treats

This applicator makes bath time a doddle
This applicator makes bath time a doddle
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Things to make life better and easier for you.

1 Bath fizzers, £7.50, from Marks & Spencer

Pop one of these in your bath water for a fizzy, fragrant, treat.

2 Bath pillow, £6.29, from Boots.

Suction cups will secure this padded pillow in place to give you somewhere to rest your weary head at the end of a long, hard, day.

3 Lotion applicator, £9.95, from House of Bath

It’s an age-old bath time problem – how do you scrub the lower half of your back when you’re in the tub?

The gentle beads on this long-handled stick will make it easy.

4 Spa lights, £6.95, from

Do you long to recreate that relaxing spa atmosphere at home?

These soft lights can be dotted around the bath – and even submerged in water – to create the same ambience and mood lighting found in a posh spa.

5 Think pink bath bombs, £2.45, from Lush.

Let the delicious smell of vanilla wash over you when you chuck one of Lush’s famous bath bombs into your tub.

Half the fun is in watching it dissolve – but unlike other bath time treats, the scent from one of these beauties will stick around.

6 Chrome bath rack, £65, from

Soft candlelight, a good book and a glass of wine – what more could you wish for after a tiring day?

This indulgent bath rack is perfect for encouraging a relaxing hour in the tub and it’s adjustable to fit all baths.

There’s space for your soap, as well as all your luxury items to make sure your book stays dry and your wine glass is always within easy reach.

7 Elation bath and shower cream, £4, from Monsoon

This luxurious cream doubles as a body wash, leaving your skin feeling silky soft.

8 Bath gloves, £4, from The Body Shop.

Get your mitts on a pair of these for guaranteed silky smooth skin.

They can be used in the bath or shower to remove dead skin cells and give an all-over body rub.

9 Sanctuary pamper box, £10, from Next.

Spoil yourself with this luxurious gift set complete with body butter, scrub and wash plus a soothing hand cream.

10 Gardener’s Therapies soothing muscle soak, £6.95, from

Soothe and relax tired muscles with this mineral-rich bath soak.

The pot comes with a handy measuring scoop and it’s made with natural ingredients, proven to meet the real needs of busy gardeners.