Bath Bomb Mania by Lauren Atterbery Cesar
Rubber-ducky is no longer the only one that can make bath time lots of fun. He has a little competition in the form of the newest hygienic obsession—bath bombs. Those adorable little balls or shapes handcrafted with combinations such as soap, sea salt, and essential oils can remove toxins from your body while creating an aromatic and relaxing soak. What sets bath bombs apart from ordinary essential oils is their ability to create soaking art. Drop certain bath bombs into your water, and watch them fill your tub with bright, changing colors. It makes taking a relaxing bath a little more exciting. Gleaux, a fun new store in Prien Lake Mall, offers these luxurious products. Owners Joe and Ally Fowler, along with their partner, Sherri Campbell, can introduce you to the wonderful world of bath bombs for an affordable price. “A bath bomb gives you a relaxing and enjoyable soaking experience,” says Ally Fowler. “People often ask, ‘How do you use it?’ You simply fill your tub with water, drop in the bath bomb, and it starts to fizz like an Alka Seltzer. As it fizzes, it releases soaps
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and oils into the water which leave your skin feeling soft and smooth and your body relaxed, smelling fresh and clean.” If you’re uncertain of where to begin your bath bomb adventure, the Gleaux team suggests their best seller, the MoJeaux. They say it is popular with their clientele because of its fresh scent. If you’re not a bath person, Gleaux offers a close-cousin to the bath bomb -- aromatic shower tablets. Bath bomb baskets are a great goto gift idea for that special someone in your life. The Gleaux team will create a gift basket for you on your budget with locally-made products. Though the gift basket will be affordable, the gift of relaxation is priceless. Bath bombs are an indulgent part of a routine self-care ritual, and why wait? They come in a variety of scents and colors and will make any bath more appealing to a multitude of senses, and are often extramoisturizing. Treat yourself to this new bath tub trend. Your skin will thank you. Gleaux is located in the Prien Lake Mall. For more information, visit facebook. com/gleauxproducts or gleauxus.com.
September 2017 issue of Thrive Magazine