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Here at Day Designer, we’re always talking about self-care. Whether we’re sharing our favorite products with each other on the team—or blogging about ways that you can prioritize YOU—self-care is simply something we love to do and encourage!

Creating a well-designed, intentional life requires investments. When we choose to invest in ourselves, that choice spills over into other areas of our lives. We are able to be more present, more prepared, more purposeful—and more confident!

Today we’re sharing a list of our favorite self-care products. We hope our most-loved things inspire you to treat or pamper yourself in some special way!

Favorite Self-Care Products Under $30 | Day Designer


For Your Body

1 | Milky Jelly Cleanser by Glossier ($18)
“It’s a facial cleanser that goes beyond its practical use. It doesn’t just clean my face, it starts my day off feeling like I’m treating myself to something luxurious. It has a nice, soft floral scent that builds a beautiful bridge between asleep and awake.” – Megan

2 | Lip Sleeping Mask by Laneige ($20)
“This lip mask smells like summer and feels like silk. When I wake up, my lips feel hydrated and smooth. It’s so good, even my husband uses it!” – Jessica

3 | Lavender Milk Bath by Soap Cherie ($20)
“Think about the most luxurious bath you’ve ever had. Now add milk powder and other incredible ingredients that will leave your skin feeling smoother than it’s ever felt before.”

4 | Brand New Day Microderma Scrub and Masque by One Love Organics ($12)
“I LOVE that this product pulls double duty. Mix it with honey, you have a hydration masque. Mix with water, it’s a clarifying masque. Add it to your face after your daily cleanser, and you’ll have your daily exfoliation!” – Marek

5 | Go Ginza Nail Polish by Essie ($9)
“It’s the perfect spring color!” – Karen

For Your Mind

6 | Only Love Today by Rachel Macy Stafford ($15)
“This book of simple reminders encourages you to press pause on whatever seems most pressing and to take time to be present and kind to your loved ones and yourself!” – Julie

7 | Real Simple Magazine ($6)
“A relaxing read every time! Filled with inspiration and practical tips to simplify and enjoy life.” – Julie

8 | Simple Habit App (free trial)
“The 7-day introductory course to meditation is a must! If you choose to continue, you’ll fall in love with the other guided meditations.” – Julie

9 | Honey Lavender Stress Relief Tea ($4)
“Decompress in the evenings with a cup of this calming tea.” – Julie

For Your Home

10 | Blue Volcano Jar Candle by Capri Blu ($28)
“All time favorite splurge for myself and gift for others! My favorite scent and jar!” – Julie

For Your Cravings

11 | Small Truffle Assortment by Valerie Confections ($25)
“Gourmet dark chocolate is beyond luxury.” – Karen

For Your Bag

12 | Turkish Towel ($12)
“For picnics, gym trips, and even a wrap for chilly nights!” – Karen

13 | Oahu 9 oz. Bottle by S’well ($25)
“Perfectly purse-sized!” – Karen

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Did you find something above that you need or want in your life? Let us know in the comments below—and please share your own personal favorites with us and our readers!

Don’t forget to carve out time for YOU in your Day Designer daily planner! Don’t have one? It’s the perfect planning system for living a well-designed life. View the full collection here!

GIVEAWAY ALERT: In honor of Mother’s Day 2018, we’re giving away a full set of all of the products above and two Day Designer planners to one lucky mama—or anyone celebrating the moms in their life. Click here to enter to win by May 5, 2018. Plus, you’ll receive our FREE self-care printable just for entering!