Improve Your Morning Routine 02:06
You know that feeling when you step into a spa and the soft music, pretty lotions and all-around Zen design just seem to melt your tension? Wouldn't it be nice to start every morning feeling relaxed? Since the bathroom is your first stop and sets your mood for the whole day, it makes sense to optimize that area of your home. Fortunately, you don’t have to remodel the whole place to make it wow-worthy. I've found some great tech that can turn any bathroom into an oasis of serenity to help you start your day off right.
You’ve heard of aromatherapy. This is color therapy, where LEDs in your tub or shower cycle through the color shades and bathe you in tranquil or invigorating color to balance your energy. Some call it a pseudoscience, but it makes for a showstopping shower or bath.
Bathroom Privacy Glass
Digital Shower Controls
If you were James Bond, this might be your shower: An LED-illuminated digital interface allows you to set and save your shower preferences, from your perfect temperature to your ideal spray intensity, and activate it via remote control.
First, there's a mirrored vanity with a television inside (It may inspire your kids to brush their teeth longer). Second, you could install a waterproof gadget that can either fill your bathroom with soothing sounds or offer a great soundtrack for singing in the shower. Lastly, install a window privacy treatment that obeys your command — it's opaque when you need it and transparent when you want natural light. They're all guaranteed to perk up your bathroom and your day.
Bluetooth Shower Head
Do you like meditative music while you wash or maybe a bit of heavy metal to get you going? Yes, please! This shower head plays music through a waterproof, Bluetooth-enabled speaker that talks to your nearby phone and comes in various colors.
Not only is it more fun to brush with, but using a sonic toothbrush is proven to be significantly more effective than a manual toothbrush. Plus, the vibrations will massage your mouth and help you feel more energized.
What could be more spa-like than a hand-loomed towel from Turkey? Called a peshtemal, the fringed towel is traditionally used in Turkish baths, gets softer with every wash and is highly absorbent.
A health-tracking scale is not only beautiful, it measures your body mass, heart rate and even the air quality. Its modern design is visually-appealing, and you can track your progress through the phone app.
Towel Warmer Basket
Cozying up in a thick towel is nice — cozying up in a warm, thick towel is luxurious. This basket accommodates two oversized towels and plugs into a standard outlet. Your towels will be toasty and ready when you emerge from the shower, and the auto shut-off feature cools things down.
Fill your tub, turn on some soft music and relax. After all, there's a reason it's called a restroom.