Time for You: A Day of Pampering

No matter what stage of planning you are in – whether you just got engaged or you’re weeks away from walking down the aisle – you are sure to have encountered a bit of stress during this time of celebration. It’s OK, it happens to every bride. The thing to do is not to ignore it. Take care of yourself by indulging in a day of pampering. These products will help you breathe new life into your time as a bride-to-be. Rinse & Repeat When pampering has to be done on-the-go, you don’t need to settle for less than stellar products. Rinse Bath & Body (RinseSoap.com) has a line of compact products with 98-100% natural ingredients that have been harvested for their nourishing qualities. The streamlined soaps are made with a blend of shea butter, cocoa butter and other natural oils as the base for such tantalizing scents as Fresh Fig, Vanilla and Almond Honey. Follow up with Rinse Skin Sticks, which are unlike any other lotion on the market thanks to their tube application and solid format. Then give your lips some attention with Rinse's Pucker Sticks, with a healing blend of apricot kernel oil, coconut oil and cocoa butter.

Tiny Bubbles After a relaxing bath, moisturize your skin with Molton Brown’s Vitalising Vitamin AB+C Body Hydrating Gel (MoltonBrown.com). Packed with tiny orange jojoba spheres, these moisturizing beads burst on contact with the skin to lock in softness. And to ensure your skin is wedding day-ready, this gel also contains anti-oxidant vitamins A, B and C that absorb into the skin without leaving any greasy residue.

Time for Tea You already know how a nice cup of tea can calm the mind. Now give your whole body a shot at this type of relaxation with the Bath Tea Set from Peace of the Earth in Louisville (PeaceOfTheEarth.com). Handmade on-site at their shop on Market Street, this herbal bath tea is made of such rejuvenating herbs as lavender, rosemary and chamomile. Simply place some of the herbs in the tea diffuser and drop it in a bath of warm water. Relaxation … here you come!

Find Your Comfort Zone To keep your skin looking its best, look no further than comfort zone Sacred Nature Body Butter and Cleansing Oil. The delicate cleansing oil leaves the skin soft and hydrated even as it cleans. Then follow up with the body butter, which is perfect for skin that is craving moisture. Both of these products are made with organic ingredients, so you can feel good about what you’re layering on your skin. Available at Sadukee Spa Concepts, LLC, in Louisville.