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34 Brilliant & Life-Changing Products For People Who Need To Seriously Chill Out

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Has stress from work, relationships, and life got you feeling like you're in a never-ending cycle of stress? While everybody deals with anxiety at some point or another, if you've been feeling seriously weighed down by all that's going on, these totally brilliant products that can help you chill the hell out might be just the solution you've been hoping for to finally break free.

Think about it: when was the last time you really took a little "you" time? If you can't remember when, that may be a big sign that you need to step back from whatever it is you've been doing — working late, studying too hard, or just generally burning the candle at both ends — and put yourself first for a little while.

Contrary to how it might seem, making time for yourself can be a tough habit to get into, especially if you're not used to enjoying quiet little moments all to yourself. Whether it's a soothing bubble bath or a warming neck wrap, or just an extra glass of red wine (hey, we've all been there), treating yourself to a nice experience can work wonders on your overall mood and well-being. The products featured in this slideshow can help you get into the habit and make your self-care a real priority.

1. This Unique Card Game That Can Give Your Spirit A Lift

The Universe Has Your Back: A 52-Card Deck, $12, Amazon

Looking for positive affirmation? With this deck of 52 cards, you can shuffle your way to spiritual guidance and inner clarity. Filled with all kinds of uplifting prompts and arresting illustrations, this helpful deck also makes a great gift. Reviewers on Amazon also rave that this deck can be a great source of daily inspiration, and one writes: "The universe speaks to me through these cards and lets me know what I need to focus on."

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2. This Ice Roller That Provides Cooling Relief To Puffy Eyes

ESARORA Stainless Steel Ice Roller, $13, Amazon

For puffy eyes, this ice roller is a must-have because it combines massage with cold therapy, which is essential for helping reduce swelling in the face or around the eyes. This roller, which is made from durable stainless steel, can be used on the face, neck, and chest to boost skin's natural firmness and radiance. Just use this for two to five minutes daily until you start to see improvement. Another advantage of this ice roller is that you can use it after waxing or laser procedures to relieve aching skin.

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3. An Acupressure Headband That Can Help Make Migraines Vanish

AcuSpur Acupressure Wrap, $12, Amazon

If you've been struggling with headaches and are in need of serious stress relief, this headband could be just the thing. This headband is made with acupressure spikes, which can access points along your head (or neck or chin) and may help naturally reduce muscle tension if you used daily for 10 to 30 minutes at a time. The spikes work to stimulate blood circulation to certain targeted areas, which can also help boost mood and outlook, especially on a tense day.

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4. This Nourishing Bubble Bath That Can Help Calm Your Senses

Calily Life Organic Aromatherapy Lavender and Chamomile Bubble Bath, $15, Amazon

Wash away the stress of the day with this soothing bubble bath mix, which is made with pure organic lavender, chamomile, aloe vera, and other natural extracts. Best of all, this bubble bath won't just leave you feeling relaxed: it also hydrates and nourishes skin, so with just a 20-minute soak in the tub, skin should feel softer and smoother to the touch. Because this bubble bath is made with calming extracts, it's also gentle on sensitive skin and hypoallergenic — plus it dries quickly, and won't leave behind any annoying residue on your tub.

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5. This Aromatherapy Mist That You Can Take On-The-Go

ASUTRA Premium Aromatherapy Mist, $15, Amazon

This uplifting mist is infused with lavender and chamomile essential oils, to leave anyone who uses it feeling utterly tranquil. Totally free of chemicals and phosphates, this hypoallergenic mist is something you can spray on yourself or even around your car or room, and it will always be gentle on skin (and on your nose). This spray is also made with jojoba oil and aloe vera, so your skin will feel replenished after use. One reviewer writes: "The ASUTRA Aromatherapy Mist is wonderful! I use the mist to spray on my pillow at night. The combination of herbs is perfect, not overpowering. It does help relax me."

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6. This Essential Oil That Can Help You Fall Asleep Faster

Natural Riches Aromatherapy Good Night Sleep Essential Oils, $15, Amazon

This aromatherapy blend helps promote sleep and relaxation in a way that's all-natural and completely chemical-free. Featuring lavender, clary sage, chamomile, marjoram, and other natural oils extracted from around the world, this blend works best when you dab a couple drops on your pillow, comforter, or bed sheets. You can also use this as a massage oil, in a diffuser, and it works especially well if you knead it into the bottoms of your feet for tension and muscle relief.

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7. This Weird AF Looking Glove That Can Actually Help You Relieve Aches All Over

SAMYO Glove Massager, $11, Amazon

This glove looks like something you'd pull out of a cartoon, but it's actually an amazing tool that can help take the pressure off of tense, over-exerted muscles. It fits right over your hand and comes with nine steel balls, which can target different points on your legs, feet, shoulders, and arms to not only improve circulation but get your body feeling more relaxed than ever. This also comes with a Velcro strap, so you can adjust this glove to get the best fit possible.

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8. This Pack Of Collagen-Infused Sheet Masks That Will Leave Skin Feeling Replenished

Dermal Korea Collagen Essence Full Face Facial Mask Sheet, $12 (16 Pack), Amazon

This set of 16 Korean beauty masks offers something for everyone — whether you're looking to detoxify skin or calm it down after a breakout, there's something in this set for you. These masks offer plenty of variety (think: citrus, royal jelly, and pearl), but are also formulated with vitamin E and collagen so skin will feel revitalized with each use. They're also super cheap, but offer high-quality results, which makes them a great addition to any skincare routine. One Amazon reviewer raved: "I absolutely love these face sheets. They are an incredible steal. Can't beat this price! The pack will last you a long time."

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9. This Light Therapy Lamp That Boosts Your Mood

NatureBright SunTouch Plus Light and Ion Therapy Lamp, $57, Amazon

Light therapy — especially during the winter months when days get shorter — can be a great way to transform your mood and combat the symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder. This 10,000-lux light therapy and negative ion therapy light is especially effective because it's powerful enough to truly simulate natural sky light, which in turn helps your body clock synchronize with the day. Recommended by experts at the Columbia Department of Psychiatry and the New York State Psychiatry Institute, this light is an all-natural and really effective way to fight back against seasonal blues and leave your body feeling more refreshed.

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10. This Bathtub Caddy That Can Help You Unwind In Style

ROYAL CRAFT WOOD Bathtub Caddy Tray, $50, Amazon

Take your bath game to a whole other level with this bathtub caddy tray, which is completely adjustable, has extendable sides up to 43 inches, and is built from super-sturdy bamboo — so it's not only eco-friendly, but also built-to-last. Whether you like to bring a glass of wine into the tub or want to read along on your tablet, this caddy has room for it all. It also has built-in spots for adding spa bath salts and smartphones, and should fit most standard tub sizes.

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11. This Adult Coloring Book That Can Finally Get You Smiling

A Swear Word Coloring Book: Midnight Edition, $6, Amazon

Need to blow off some steam? This swear-filled coloring book is loaded with just the kind of tension relief you've been needing. Featuring 60 pages of full swear words and mandala designs just waiting to be colored in or scribbled over, this book can be a unique — and frankly, hilarious — way to shake off your frustration and unleash your inner child. (Assuming your inner child curses like a sailor.)

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12. A Durable Foam Roller For Massaging All Those Hard-To-Reach Spots

LuxFit Foam Roller, $23, Amazon

High-density foam rollers like this one can be an excellent way to massage tender muscles, and also add something more to your physical therapy regimen. Ideal for positioning, this roller can help with spinal stabilization, postural and muscle re-education, and so much more. Because this roller comes in multiple sizes and won't ever lose its shape, you can explore different options to find the one that best fits your needs. One reviewer writes: "Great, firm roller and a great price. I lay on this for a good 20 minutes (looks kinda weird, I admit) but I feel like a million bucks afterward."

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13. This One-Of-A-Kind Night Light That Will Have You Seeing Stars

MinGz DIY Star Projector Night Light, $40, Amazon

You'll feel like you're in your own galaxy with this projector night light, which comes with several colorful LED lights and creates the ideal star atmosphere, whether inside a bathroom or a room. Battery-operated and easy-to-use, this playful night light is a relaxing way to fall asleep. Reviewers love how much it looks like the night sky.

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14. This Dry Brush That Has A Detoxifying Effect All Over Your Skin

SpaVerde Dry Brushing Body Brush, $20, Amazon

This dry brush makes a great shower-time companion because it delivers a true at-home spa experience and comes with everything you need to exfoliate anywhere, including an extra face brush and travel linen bag. Made with natural boar bristles — which help stimulate collagen production — this brush can help boost skin's texture by buffing away coarse dead skin cells, to reveal healthier, more radiant-looking skin over time.

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15. This Paraffin Bath That's Perfect On Days Where You Just Want To Be Pampered

HoMedics ParaSpa Plus Paraffin Bath, $40, Amazon

You'll feel like you're at your very own spa with this paraffin bath, which uses hypoallergenic wax to hydrate and soothe skin. Ideal for use with hands, feet, or elbows, this bath comes with three pounds of hypoallergenic wax plus 20 liners, and is completely dye and scent free. Just leave your hands or feet in for a few minutes, then pull them out and peel the wax off once it hardens. You'll be amazed by how silky-smooth it feels.

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16. A Himalayan Salt Lamp That Will Bring Balance And Tranquility To Your Living Spaces

Himalayan Glow Himalayan Pink Salt Lamp, $20, Amazon

Himalayan salt lamps are a huge thing right now, and it's not hard to see why. Made from genuine salt crystals from the Himalayan Mountains, the lamps give off a warm, radiant glow. It comes with a heat-resistant dimmer, wood base, 6-foot power cord, and a 25W light bulb. Not only does it make a brilliant accent for your home decor, but it can add balance to your living space, because each light emits negative ions that help reduce electromagnetic radiation, and make it easier to sleep soundly.

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17. This Herbal Hand Soap That Gives Hands A Much-Needed Boost

Bath & Body Works Aromatherapy Original Stress Relief Hand Soap, $12, Amazon

You probably never thought that the secret to a stress-free, relaxing day could be lurking inside an ordinary hand soap, but this gentle cleansing soap foams up and taps into the power of aromatherapy to clear your senses and mind, which in turn can really help with achieving inner serenity. Scented with eucalyptus and zesty spearmint essential oil, this soap makes a great addition to any bathroom or kitchen. "It really does relieve stress - sounds like a gimmick - but it is true," wrote one reviewer.

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18. This Heated Wrap That Can Seriously Help With Neck And Shoulder Aches

Sunny Bay Heated Neck Wrap, $25, Amazon

Ergonomically designed to provide neck and shoulder relief, this wrap offers an incredible way to treat sore and tender muscle aches without having to resort to visits with a chiropractor or acupuncturist. It comes with a fleece cover, which feels soft to the touch, and the heat itself is only meant to last about a half hour, so you don't have to worry about whether or not it will overheat. This wrap also conforms to the shape of your body, so you can walk around with it and feel totally at ease.

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19. This Shampoo Brush With Over 2,000 Reviews On Amazon

Scalpmaster Shampoo Brush, $1, Amazon

This shampoo brush, which has over 2,000 reviews on Amazon, is one of the cheapest and most effective brushes you'll find if you're looking for a way to stimulate your scalp, give yourself a relaxing head massage, and find all-natural solutions for seborrheic dermatitis. It's ideal for any hair type and is totally waterproof, plus it comes with a finger hole that you can use to also hang this up in the shower after use. "Durable, dries well, and feels like a massage every time I wash my hair," one reviewer writes.

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20. This Massager That Makes Sore Fingers Feel So Much Better

MACHEE Home Finger Massager, $2, Amazon

If you've got sore fingers from a sports injury or just from everyday wear and tear, this manual finger massager may be just what you've been looking for. It comes with two rubber nodes, which when pressed together, provide much-needed massaging firmness against fingers and can be a great way to make tension disappear. "I am a massage therapist and my fingers ache sometimes," noted one reviewer. "This offers great relief."

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21. A Necklace That Naturally Diffuses Oils And Promotes Deep Calm

GerTong Essential Oil Diffuser Necklace, $11, Amazon

This diffuser necklace is stylish and comes with a little something extra: the chance for you take aromatherapy with you on the go. Each necklace comes with 11 colored refuel pads, and is made from hypoallergenic stainless steel. This necklace is basically like carrying your favorite diffuser everywhere, and comes with a magnetic closure so your favorite essential oil won't ever leak or spill while you're wearing this.

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22. The Earplugs That Discreetly Block Out The World

Eargasm High Fidelity Earplugs, $33, Amazon

Whether you're trying to catch some sleep or quiet the world around you, these high-fidelity earplugs are a must-have that will keep you from getting a side-splitting headache due to noise interruptions. Made with hypoallergenic, ultra-soft silicone so you can wear them throughout the day, these plugs won't block out noise the way foam ones can, so you'll still be able to hear music, voices, and the full spectrum of sound you'd expect, but without any damage to your eardrums in the process. This set also comes with an aluminum case.

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23. This Ultra-Healing Dead Sea Mud Mask That Leaves Skin Feeling Moisturized And Renewed

Dead Sea Mud Mask, $18, Amazon

Give your pores the detoxifying treat they've been craving with this dead sea mud therapy mask, which is enriched with organic aloe vera, honey, grapefruit, and mint — and works wonders on skin. Just apply this mask if you're ready to exfoliate and detoxify pores, or get rid of blackheads and breakouts. This mask also works well for balancing skin tone and revitalizing dull, dry skin.

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24. A Shoulder Massager That Can Keep You Relaxed Throughout The Holiday Season

Naipo Shoulder Back Massager, $70, Amazon

For kinks you just can't seem to get out, this shoulder and back massager is a great solution. This feels just like a shiatsu kneading massage you'd get in person, because the nodes operate in three bidirectional speed modes to feel like real hands. Each massager offers adjustable intensity and eight different deep-kneading node options, so you can get targeted relief for all kinds of aches. This shoulder massager is also the 2018 limited edition print, so it comes decorated in elks, snow, and other festive holiday elements that will make you feel thrilled during the winter season.

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25. This Multi-Functional Brush Set That Can Be Used From Head To Toe

ACRATO Shampoo Scalp Massage Brush, $12 (Set of 2), Amazon

Whether you want to get rid of dandruff or just get the blood circulating all over the body (which can help skin feel firmer), this scalp massager brush set can help you tackle either problem and scrub your way to better overall wellness. Made from silicone, this brush can promote blood circulation to the scalp, which in turn can improve the vitality of your hair. This brush also helps get rid of dandruff by exfoliating dead skin cells away, which in turn can lead to a cleaner, happier scalp. The body brush is excellent to use in the shower for a more relaxing shower, as well.

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26. These Cozy Headphones That Are Great For Battling Insomnia

CozyPhones Sleep Headphones & Travel Bag, $18, Amazon

Block out unnecessary noise or just jam out to your own tunes in bed with these sleep headphones, which offer a lightweight, breathable alternative to standard headphones. They're easy to wear to bed without causing chafing, aches, or any kind of disturbance. Compatible with most smartphones and laptops, these headphones have built-in, ultra-thin speakers and an interior braided cable that won't warp or get twisted during use.

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27. This Innovative Muscle Massager That You Can Take With You During Trips

Tiger Tail Muscle Knot Buster, $18, Amazon

Knees, elbows, the small of your back — it doesn't matter where you're aching, because this knot-busting muscle massager can help you feel more at ease. It comes with three trigger point curves, so you can apply different amounts of pressure based on where you're hurting. This massager can be locked in place, so you can deliver pressure from the biceps and triceps, resulting in a deep, stable massage on tough knots. Best of all, it's small enough that you can take it with you on the go, no matter where you might be traveling to.

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28. A Sound Machine That Sends You Off To A Soothing Sleep

Wave Premium Sleep Therapy Sound Machine, $30, Amazon

Made to provide a more relaxing, restful sleep, this sound machine has six sounds (like white noise, fan, and summer night) with little repetition for a peaceful night. It has a USB plug to charge devices, a timer that allows for energy conservation, and is lightweight to travel with. It also has a knob for easy volume control, comes with a removable stand, and reviewers love how realistic the sound is.

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29. This Caddy That Makes Bath Wine Even More Glorious

SipCaddy Bath & Shower Caddy, $14, Amazon

If you love sipping on some vino in the tub, this clear plastic caddy is about to blow your mind. Instead of slipping and fumbling to hold onto your glass or worrying about where to set down your glass, you'll just be able to sit back, relax, and enjoy yourself with this cupholder. Built to fit wine glasses, solo cups, and cans, this caddy has strong suction cups and can hold up to seven pounds at a time, a.k.a a whole lot of wine.

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30. This Cooling Mat That Makes Sleep Sweats A Thing Of The Past

Penguin Cooling Pillow Mat, $25, Amazon

If you've been tossing and turning at night, the problem may be that you're just too warm, but with this cooling mat, you can get all the relief you need. Designed to fit the width of most pillows, this soft and flexible pillow won't leak and can be refrigerated so it chills up to the right temperature. Because this mat uses innovative cooling gel technology, it won't ripple or burst during use, and you can even fold it so it's easy to travel with and pack in a suitcase.

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31. This Ridiculous Gag Gift That You Can Take Out All Your Frustration On

Dammit Doll Classic, $14, Amazon

Annoyed at work or just wish a problem would go away? Instead of losing your cool, just channel all that irritation on this 12-inch doll, which is built to take a beating. Handmade and durable enough that you can even bang it against your wall or desk, this doll is an amazing stress relief tool that you throw, whack, slam, stomp on, or even just yell at, and not have to worry about hurting any feelings in the process.

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32. This Calming Pillow For Your Eyes That Can Really Help Eliminate Anxiety

Eye Pillow Vacation Lavender Eye Pillow, $25, Amazon

When you need a vacation from it all, this eye pillow is a great way to get started. Made with ultra-soft, 100 percent organic cotton and filled with organic flax seed and natural aromatherapy herbs, this eye pillow contours to your face's unique shape and delivers a mini-massage to your eyes, which can help you slip away into a calmer, more relaxing state. You can also place this pillow in the freezer to get immediate relief from swelling and migraine-related discomfort.

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33. This Cheap But Really Effective Set Of Scalp Massagers

Kikkerland Head Massager, $2 (Pack of Two), Amazon

With this set of two hand-held massagers, you can give yourself a good massage that will leave your whole body feeling amazing. Lightweight enough that you can pack them along in the car or in your bag, these massagers help boost blood circulation, reduce stress, and also promote total relaxation. "It is every bit as euphoria-inducing as it is the first time you use it," raved one reviewer on Amazon. "Never before or since have I felt such serenity as I do when stroking my cranium with this majestic apparatus."

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34. This Massager That Can Leave Tired Feet Feeling Rejuvenated

Belmint Shiatsu Foot Massager, $140, Amazon

Nothing beats the feel of this foot massager after a long day at work. Tailor-made to deliver a deep tissue massage to tired soles, this massager helps boost blood flow circulation and can help make chronic discomfort in the soles of your feet disappear. Convenient and easy to use while you're watching TV or doing other things, this massager also has a built-in heating function that can make feet feel toasty, and has an auto shut-off function that kicks in after 15 minutes, so you never have to worry about overuse.

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