We get it: alone time is a necessity. With your days filled with errands and zoom meetings, the time to unwind has become sacred. To help you better relax and unwind, we’ve picked out top products to help you get the most out of your “you time.” Whether you’re a skincare enthusiast or find yourself in a meditative state while cooking something new in the kitchen, there are endless ways to get the most out of your free time spent with only yourself. We’re big fans of practical but still fun (like a skincare fridge we know we don’t need, but we want). Sheet masks, e-readers, speakers, and even a tool kit round out this roundup to make sure there’s something for everyone to include in their downtime. You’ll be sitting back and feeling relaxed in no time.
These Lapcos Collagen Sheet Masks make unwinding and relaxing simple at the end of the day. Wear the mask for just 15 minutes to boost your skin's glow and bounce. The masks come in packs of five, and there are 13 mask packs to choose from.
Reading is a great way to spend your alone time, and an Amazon Kindle makes getting the latest and most incredible reads easy. It's lightweight and portable (making it great for your morning and evening commute or to hold on the couch and a single battery charge should last you a week.
Upgrade your workout wardrobe with this HAODIAN Women's Yoga Outfit. It comes in nine colors, ranging from bold brights to muted neutral tones. You'll be comfortable in the seamless material, and it's perfect for long walks, yoga, pilates, or just lounging around in stylish comfort.
Having gained popularity on social media, slugging with the COSRx Niacinamide 5% Snail Mucin is a skincare trend that has proven to make skin softer and retain hydration. The COSRx Niacinamide 5% Snail Mucin is a budget-friendly product and a great addition to your nightly skincare routine.
Your morning routine is sacred, and the Mixpresso Espresso Coffee Machine will only further enhance the start of your day. It's a more affordable espresso machine option but still pumps out a delicious cup of joe. You can choose between a white, red, or black finish and, while designed for use with Mixpresso's pods, is also compatible with specific Nespresso pod styles.
This Simple Modern Insulated Tumbler Cup was popularized by influencers in the last year or so and we understand why. The stainless steel tumbler comes in 20 different colors and comes in five different sizes for your personal needs. It will keep your water, iced coffee, or other drink cold throughout the day.
Made with a blend of natural oils, the Osea Undaria Algae Body Oil has a luxury feel at a midrange price. It helps to firm skin and won't feel greasy. It's a great product to add to your post-shower lineup, and the application adds a bit of alone time to your day.
This Soundbot Water Resistant Bluetooth Speaker has a suction cup on the back to stick it to your shower walls and enjoy your favorite podcast or tunes without worrying about any water damage to your tech. The wireless speaker is rechargeable and has six hours of playback, so you'll be able to jam out whenever you want.
The Dr. Teal's Foaming Milk Bath With Milk And Honey upgrades your regular bath relaxation and adds milk and honey to help smooth and soften skin. It has vitamins A, D, and E to help nourish your skin and leave you feeling rested and relaxed.
This Esarora Ice Roller can instantly reduce puffiness under the eyes and face in the morning with a few rolls of lymphatic facial massage. You can also use it to help your skin further absorb serums or roll it over a sheet mask for extra effectiveness. Keep it in the fridge or freezer while not in use, and it'll be a cool way (pun intended) to start your day.
Complete with a mat, block, and yoga strap, the Gaiam Beginner's Yoga Starter Kit has everything you need to get started with your yoga practice. It's a great activity to keep you centered both mentally and physically and is an easy exercise activity to add to your downtime.
When you want to feel like you're alone, the Anker Soundcore Active Noise Cancelling Headphones silence outside noise so you can focus solely on what you're listening to. They reduce ambient noise up to 90% and have up to 40 hours of non-stop playtime on a single charge.
A Weighted Heating Pad For Neck And Shoulders can instantly relieve painful muscle tension and discomfort. Wrap the device around your shoulders and choose from the nine different heat settings and 11 different timer options for a comfortable and relaxing session.
Using your alone time to practice a new skill or find a creative outlet is easy with this Tangbr Paint By Numbers For Adults. The finished product is a pretty floral oil painting that you can hang on your wall or gift to a family member or friend. It comes with paints and brushes, so you're set and ready to go.
The Hatch Restore is a multifunctional device for your nightstand that adds many relaxing options to your evening and morning routines. You can use it as a white noise machine to help you fall asleep, set alarms with a light feature that mimics a sunrise or sunset, and even use it as a bedside reading light. The many different functions make it worth the price, and it's small enough that it won't take up too much bedside space.
If you like to enjoy your bath with a book, beverage fully, and maybe even snacks, this Bamboo Expandable Bathtub Tray holds all your necessities. It stretches to fit over the sides of your bathtub and has a stand for your book or e-reader. There's also a cup holder and phone slot. The material is water-resistant and durable, so it's built to last all your self-care nights.
The EU Home Scalp Massager helps you give yourself a soothing scalp massage to calm the symptoms of a dry scalp. This silicone massager is an affordable and accessible addition to your hair care routine. It fits comfortably in the palm of your hand and is perfect for all hair types.
Able to play 7-inch, 10-inch, and 12-inch records, the Byron Statics Vinyl Record Player is a purchase you'll consistently get enjoyment out of. It has an auxiliary output for speakers and comes in a teal or black finish so you can seamlessly weave it into your home decor.
The MZoo Sleep Eye Mask blocks out light, so you'll sleep peacefully. The soft memory foam surrounds your eyes for the ultimate comfort, and it has an adjustable buckle strap to fit all head sizes.
Great for lymphatic drainage, exfoliation, and circulation, a Dry Brushing Body Brush is a tool you can add to your body care routine for soft and smooth skin. It's made from natural materials and an instruction book, so you know exactly how to get the most out of your brush.
The Roku Express 4K+ gives you access to your favorite streaming services so you can catch up on your favorite TV shows and movies. It's a great device to add to your time alone.
The fruity scented Capri Blue Candle is a great purchase to fill your home and space with a simple scent. It's a great treat yourself style gift and the candle has up to 85 hours of burn time.
The Five Minute Journal helps you practice gratitude every day, even in just five minutes of your time. Whether you journal at the beginning or end of your day, it offers short prompts for you to use to check in with yourself and acknowledge your emotions. It also provides you with a daily affirmation to think about throughout your day.
We'll be honest, the Cooseon Mini Beauty Fridge is not a necessity, but it's a great purchase if you're looking to treat yourself to something nice. You can store your skincare inside so it's a mild and cool temperature when it comes time for your morning or evening routine. It also has a mirror with LED lights on the front to use it for your makeup application.
Using the Gel Nail Polish Kit With UV Light, you can get a salon manicure that lasts longer than traditional nail polish at home. This kit comes with UV light, 33 polish colors, top and base coats, and other nail accessories to keep your fingers looking clean and colorful.
While coming in at a high price, the Slip Silk Pillowcase is a luxury purchase that lets you relax in bed in the ultimate comfort. Silk pillowcases can help reduce hair tangling and frizz and reduce friction between your skin and pillow, helping to reduce fine lines and wrinkles no matter how you lay down. It comes in 16 different colors to pair it nicely with your sheets.
Make your ice cream or frozen yogurt using the Cuisinart ICE. It's easy to use and makes your favorite delicious treats in about 20 minutes. It's a great device to add to your kitchen, and your work rewards are oh so sweet.
The Theragun Prime will help you with any post-workout soreness if heavy-duty workouts are part of your wellness routine. The massage gun has a two-hour battery life and four easy-to-clean attachments that help break up soreness and quickly massage your muscles.
Another smart skincare device, the NuFACE Trinity Starter Kit, is pricey but delivers excellent results in lifting the skin and sculpting the face. You pair the device with the included gel primer, and the device lifts and sculpts your face with a microcurrent. If you want a high-end facial without making a salon appointment, theNuFACE Trinity Starter Kit should be your first purchase.
If you want something sweet but don't want to make a whole batch...enter the Small Batch Baking Cookbook. It's filled with 60 recipes that are portioned out to make only one or two servings to satisfy your sweet tooth, but you're not left with an overload of treats.
Complete with a matcha whisk, bowl, whisk holder, aluminum sieve, bamboo spoon, and an airtight ceramic jar, this Matcha Tea Set helps you get the whole matcha-making experience. It lets you take your time making your green tea, and we think it's a great add-in to your alone time as you skip out on waiting for a barista to prepare your morning matcha hastily.
There are always little projects to be found around the house, and sometimes it's nice to get them done without anyone giving you instructions or feedback. The Cartman 39 Piece Orange Tool Set comes with everything you'd need to complete tasks around your house or apartment and is downright handy to have around whenever you might need it.
This Amazon Essentials Mid Length Plush Robe keeps you comfy while you lounge with your favorite drink, get ready for going out, or do post-shower skincare routines. It comes in 14 different colors, and the plush material is soft and cozy.
Test your skills and knowledge and spend your downtime working through the New York Times Sunday Crossword Omnibus. It has 200 crossword puzzles inside, all collected from the famous New York Times Sunday crossword section.
Your bed is a sacred space, and the Linenspa Three Inch Memory Foam Mattress Topper adds an even more comfortable addition to your mattress. It's infused with temperature-regulating gel beads that will keep you cool throughout the night. It comes in nine different bed sizes, so you can still sleep in this ultra-luxe way if you're looking to upgrade a dorm room twin XL or a standard queen or king bed.