50 Ways to Make a DIY Spa Day At Home a Success

Setting up your own at-home spa is easy! Get set to relax and unwind with these simple tips and ideas to make your own DIY spa day a total success! And the best part? Almost all of the tips and recipes included can be found in your home! Easy peasy!

5 Tips on How to Set up an at-Home Spa Day

  1. Set Up Your Space – Declutter the area you will be relaxing in. Make it a comfortable space for some relaxing to take place.
  2. Gather Your Supplies – No one wants to interrupt their zen to go get a needed supply. Make sure to have all of your treatments and needed supplies close by and ready.
  3. Adjust the lighting – Dim the lighting or add some candles to be surrounded by a soft glow.
  4. Add some mood music – Ask Alexa (or similar) to play a relaxing playlist. Music can really affect your mood!
  5. Dress Comfortably – Put on your comfiest stretch pants or your softest robe. Trust us – this step is important!
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A glowing candle next to a bubble bath showing an example of how to make a DIY spa day at home. | The Dating Divas

DIY at-home spa set up you can easily pull off.

Now your environment is all set at the most relaxing at-home spa day you have ever had! Next, it is time to indulge on different treatments! To make browsing all of these home spa ideas even EASIER, click on each of these links to get what you’re looking for! DIY Facial TreatmentsHair Treatments, DIY Body TreatmentsThe Best Home Spa Products, and Spa-Themed Date Ideas.

DIY Spa Day Facial Treatments

1. Edible “Mud” Mask – All I have to say is “chocolate!” So give your face a refreshing and yummy pampering session with this DIY facial recipe from Essentially Eclectic.

A woman applying a facial mask for her DIY spa day. | The Dating Divas.com

Facial mask recipes and products for a DIY spa day.

2. Oatmeal and Honey Facial Mask – This moisturizing mask from Somewhat Simple uses milk, honey, and oatmeal to certainly leave your skin super smooth and soft. Without a doubt, a staple! 3. Rose Water Toner – Boil some rose petals, and you’ve got the start to a rosewater toner for your face! This recipe by Noob Cook is an all-natural way to naturally balance your skin’s oil production. This one is a winner! 4. Tumeric Clay Face Mask (Soap Queen) – Touted for its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, turmeric is one DIY ingredient you don’t want to do without. 5. Brightening Mask (The DIY Fridge) – In this easy DIY mask, lemon and turmeric work to brighten and refine. So add this on the list for your DIY spa day!

Brightening Face Mask for At-Home Spa Treatment

Brightening face mask recipe to brighten and tone your face. | Dating Divas

6. Charcoal Facial Scrub (Soap Queen) – Charcoal takes center stage on this smoothing and exfoliating scrub. 7. Olive Oil Lip Scrub (The Wonder Forest) – Pucker up, princess! Unquestionably, this brown sugar + honey lip scrub will have you feeling extra kissable in no time at all. 8. Honey Face Wash (Blah Blah Magazine) – Tea tree oil and honey are all that’s needed for this clearing face wash! 9. Facial Toner (Hello Glow) – Tighten and tone those pores with this easy to create facial toner. Try using it after your facial. 10. Green Tea Exfoliator (Live Simply) – This green tea scrub is super affordable and contains many ingredients you already have on hand.

Green Tea Exfoliator Face Scrub Recipe | The Dating Divas

Exfoliator Face Scrub Recipe with Green Tea.

DIY Spa Day Hair Treatments

 

1. Banana Hair Mask (Project Vanity) – This potassium-packed hair mask will help give you the luscious locks you’ve always dreamed of. Evidently, many people have reaped the benefits of banana hair!

Banana Hair Mask Treatment for At-Home Spa Day | The Dating Divas

Banana Hair Mask Spa Treatment You Can Make From Home

2. Lavender Coconut Oil Treatment (You Beauty)- As relaxing as it is healing, this coconut oil-based treatment is just the ticket after a rough day. 3. Coconut Milk Conditioner (Fab How) – Rich in essential vitamins and nutrients, this DIY conditioner will put life back into your scalp and hair. So pencil this in alongside your other home spa treatments. 4. Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Rinse (Thrive Market) – Known for its PH balance restoring properties, this ACV rinse will make your hair far more manageable. 5. Moisturizing Hair Mask (Body Unburdened) – Add this hair mask to your winter arsenal for some deep moisturization.

Hair treatment supplies laid out for a home spa day. | The Dating Divas

Hair treatment supplies for a DIY spa day at home.

6. Hair Growth Stimulating Conditioner (Alluring Soul) – Losing your locks? So give this hair growth stimulating conditioner a try! 7. Apple Cider Vinegar Scalp Scrub (Hello Glow) – Detox your scalp and help it breathe with this ACV based scalp scrub. So it’s a fantastic way to start your day. 8. Lemon Deep Hair Conditioner (Hairstyle Mag) – Moisturize like never before with this citrus-infused deep conditioner. Without reservation, this should be added to your spa night ideas! 9. Detangling Spray (Hello Glow) – Say goodbye to snarls and snags!

3-Ingredient Detangling Spray for Spa Treatment | The Dating Divas

3-Ingredient Detangling Spray Spa Idea

10. Hair Repair Spray (Hello Glow) – From heat and styling products to everything in between, our hair sure does take a beating. Restore it with this repairing hair spray.

 

At-Home Spa Day Body Treatments

 

1 . The Perfect Pedicure (The Dating Divas ) – Wanna know how to do the perfect at-home pedicure? Check out this post from The Dating Divas with step by step instructions!

Various beauty spa supplies laid out in preparation for an at-home spa day. | The Dating Divas

Beauty spa supplies for an at-home spa day.

2. Honey & Lemon Foot Soak (Loren’s World) – This moisturizing and antibacterial foot soak is the perfect remedy for a day on your feet. 3. Peppermint Foot Scrub (Blah Blah Magazine) – Now that you’ve soaked your tired feet, give ’em a good scrub with this foot scrub recipe from Blah Blah Magazine. Undoubtedly, peppermint is one of my favorite relaxing scents! 4. Sleepy Baby Scrub (Smart School House) – This is one DIY body scrub I can’t wait to try! Smart School House uses only three ingredients including Baby Bedtime Wash to create a relaxing scrub perfect for any skin type.

Baby Scrub for At-Home DIY Treatment | The Dating Divas

Baby Sugar Scrub with Lavender Recipe

5. Milk & Honey Sugar Scrub (Suburban Simplicity) – Quick and easy to make, this milk and honey sugar scrub will leave you feeling soft and smooth after. 6. Eucalyptus Mint Foot Soak (Personally Andrea) – Relax and unwind with this quick and easy to use foot soak. 7. Lavender Oatmeal Bath Soak (The Wonder Forest) – This lavender-scented bath soak will help you relax those cares away. So make a batch of your own. 8. Orange Green Tea Bath Salts (The Wonder Forest) – Refresh and replenish with orange and green tea ingredients. 9. Whipped Body Butter (The Praire Homestead) – This DIY body butter is the perfect addition to your home spa day- and makes an excellent gift! 10. DIY Pumpkin Spice Body Lotion (Scratch Mommy) – We love ANYTHING pumpkin spice, and this lotion is no exception!

DIY Pumpkin Spice Lotion Recipe for At-Home Spa | The Dating Divas

Spa Day Pumpkin Spice Lotion Recipe

 

Products for Home Spa Ideas

We collected tons of at-home spa day must-haves for you to peek at! These ideas will help you turn your home into a luxurious spa-like sanctuary. 1 . Microderm Glo – Exfoliate your dead skin cells through microdermabrasion. It is one of the most powerful and popular cosmetic skincare treatments.

Nuvederm Microderm Glo Treatment for At Home Use | The Dating Divas

Microderm At-Home Spa Treatment

2. Bath Neck Pillow– Rest your neck on this made-for-the-bath pillow and soak your cares away.

Bath Neck Pillow for Relaxing At-Home Bath | The Dating Divas

Use a Bath Neck Pillow During Your Next Spa Night At Home

3. Gel Eye Mask – Perfect for dry or puffy eyes; this soothing gel mask is an absolute fave of ours.

Gel Eye Mask for Relaxing At-Home Spa Night | The Dating Divas

Relaxing Gel Eye Mask to Use At Home

4. California Breeze Bath Salts – Containing skin-friendly minerals and scented with coconut, these bath salts are definitely worth trying.

Bath Spa Salts for Home Spa Bath Treatment | The Dating Divas

California Breeze Bath Spa Salts for DIY Spa Night

5. Jasmine & Ylang Ylang Candle – Take aromatherapy to a whole new level with this long-burning candle that looks as good as it smells.

Relaxing Spa Candle for At Home Spa Night | The Dating Divas

Relaxing Spa Candle to Enjoy During an At-Home Spa Day

6. Electric Body Massager – Let this electric massager do all the work as you relax and unwind.

Electric Body Massager for Muscle Relaxing | The Dating Divas

Electric Body Massager Perfect For At-Home Massages

7. Foot Spa – Soak your cares away with this at home foot spa. It’s the perfect addition to any relaxing day.

The Best At-Home Foot Spa | The Dating Divas

At-Home Foot Spa for Relaxing Spa Day

8. Facial Headbands – Perfect for facial treatments, these headbands will keep your hair away and your face fresh.

Facial Headbands for At-Home Spa Day | The Dating Divas

Hold Hair Back During At-Home Spa Treatments

9. Spa Slippers – This 12-pack of disposable spa slippers are the perfect addition to your at-home foot treatments.

At-Home Spa Slippers | The Dating Divas

Spa Slippers Perfect for At-Home Spa Day

10. Essential Oil Diffuser – Add in a little aromatherapy to your home-spa atmosphere with this diffuser.

Essential Oil Diffuser Perfect for At-Home Spa Day | The Dating Divas

Essential Oil Diffuser With Custom Settings

At-Home Spa Night Ideas for Dates

Cue the relaxing music and slip into some slippers and robes. A relaxing spa date night is a FANTASTIC at-home date night idea!  Check out the following home spa ideas to help you and your spouse relax and unwind!

 

1 . Relaxing Date Night for 2 (The Dating Divas) – A practically done-for-you kit, this idea will help the two of you relax and unwind.

Relaxing Date Night for 2 | The Dating Divas

Relaxation Station Kit for At-Home Spa Date Night

2. Home Spa Ideas Date (The Dating Divas) – If you love pampering and relaxing, you’ll love this date idea! 3. DIY Lube Recipes (The Dating Divas) – Take your ideas to the next level with these sexy bedroom recipes! So make your day even tastier! 4. Foot Rub Kit (The Dating Divas) – Give your ‘soul’ mate a little something special with this foot rub kit. So add it to your list of things to do on your DIY spa day. 5. Sexy Room Service (The Dating Divas) – Nothing says a weekend at the spa-like a little room service. This one has some super spicy surprises!

Sexy Room Service Romantic At-Home Surprise | The Dating Divas

At-Home Relaxation Date with Sexy Room Service Tags

6. Sensual Massage (The Dating Divas) – Now that you’re all pampered and relaxed, why not indulge in a sensual massage with your spouse? Without a doubt, the perfect way to end your spa night! Certainly, this post from The Dating Divas gives you top-notch instructions on the art of massage–just the spa night ideas you need! 7. 7 Days of Spoiling (The Dating Divas) – Keep the pampering going for a whole week with this gift idea. 8. 5 Senses Gift (The Dating Divas) – Packed with pampering and something for every sense, we know your sweetie will love this one. 9. Blacklight Bath (The Dating Divas) – Turn off the lights and add some serious glow-in-the-dark fun to your soak. Certainly, the most fun and cool spa night ideas we have!

Black Light Bath Date Night for At-Home Relaxation | The Dating Divas

Bath Tub Spa Date with Black Lights

10. Steamy Shower Games (The Dating Divas) – Rinse your troubles away (and get a little frisky!) with these steamy shower games for two. Now you have everything to have a relaxing DIY spa day in the comfort of your own home! We have even more great ideas to help you relax:

About the Author: Elizabeth

I'm a friendly gal who's obsessed with all things marriage and Hubby-related :). When I'm not having adventures with my Sweetheart, you can find me in photographer mode, deep in a Netflix binge, or getting my sweat on - after all, 'endorphins make you happy!' I also enjoy treasure hunting (aka. thrifting), dark chocolate, and eating as much sushi as possible!

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37 Responses to 50 Ways to Make a DIY Spa Day At Home a Success

  1. Wow, I can’t wait to try some of these treatments (if not all!!). I’ve been looking for some relaxing natural treatments and it looks like i’ve found them, thank you very much!

  2. Hope this isn’t a silly question but since these are all natural materials these would be safe for my daughters spa birthday party of 10 year olds right?

  3. LOVE this Angie! I want to try them all. Especially 9 and 10. My girls have been begging for a sister slumber party- a couple of these spa treatments would definitely take it up a notch or two! 🙂

    1. I can’t wait to try #9 either, and it’s super kid-friendly. 🙂 A sister slumber party sounds so fun! My girls and I do Mother/Daughter Spa dates every once in awhile, and they love them.

  4. What a FABULOUS round-up, Angie!! I am loving all of these different ideas we can try. I am super excited about #8! My skin is SO oily… and who knew carrot juice could help!! So cool!