6 Things That Make Showering Virtually Effortless
Your shower routine just got much easier.
For most of us, a daily shower is second nature, but it's not always our favorite activity—especially when the kids are waiting right outside the door or you're running late for work. To make this daily shower a little faster and easier, we rounded up some products and gadgets that can shave minutes off the wash-up routine. Whether you're dealing with a chronic illness that makes showering difficult, or just want to save some time every single morning, these genius picks make showering a whole lot easier.
Get an Ergonomic Shampoo Dispenser
If you're still fumbling with twist-top lotions and squeeze bottles, it's time to upgrade to this ergonomic dispenser. Fill each section with shampoo, conditioner, body wash, or lotion, and the T-bar lever will dispense just the right amount of product with each push. Bonus: mount this dispenser on your shower wall and you'll never have to worry about knocking shampoo bottles off the ledge again.
To buy: From $30, containerstore.com.
Store Supplies at the Right Height
If bending down to grab a wash cloth or body wash is straining your back, invest in a shower caddy that loops over the shower head. The essentials will be stored at an easy-to-reach height, and this pretty rose gold option will make your shower look ultra-stylish.
To buy: $29, urbanoutfitters.com.
Upgrade the Shower Head
For many, showering with a handheld shower head is easier—it lets you direct the spray and choose your water pressure. For luxurious spa vibes, set it to the "rain" mode. And for those who want to increase the water pressure and rinse off more quickly, opt for this top-rated shower head.
To buy: $25, amazon.com.
Grab a Long-Handled Loofah
Don't strain yourself trying to scrub your back—this exfoliating loofah has a long handle so it's easier to reach. The combination of the beech wood handle and light gray loofah will make your shower stall look more like a spa.
To buy: $11, amazon.com.
Make the Floor Slip-Proof
Who says that non-slip bath mats have to be ugly? These peel-and-stick squares lend a modern look to the shower, and you won't have to worry about slipping.
To buy: $5, bedbathandbeyond.com.