Ways to Treat Yourself During the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of year, and our social calendars are filling up with office parties, celebratory dinners, decorating the tree, and planning time with family and friends. Holiday preparations can be stressful, hectic, and sometimes exhausting. Self-care is essential year-round, but especially during the holiday season when you can get lost in the magic. ‘Tis the season for gift-giving, so don’t forget about treating yourself! Here are some little ways to treat yourself during the holidays so that we can enjoy the season.


Buy Yourself a Gift

Who doesn’t love a bit of bling? A little pick-me-up like some vintage designer jewelry, or that necklace you’ve been eyeing can give your holiday a little extra sparkle. When you feel that there’s no time to take for yourself, a small gift can make all the difference.


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Indulge in a Spa Day

Spending a day at a spa can be quite an expense, but there are lots of ways you can save. Having a spa day doesn’t actually require you to leave the comfort of your home. You can easily create your own spa day at home. From scrubs, masks to an at-home mani/pedi, you can take care of yourself from head to toe. If you do want the spa experience, you can save by looking for package deals, holiday discounts, or just picking one service to pamper yourself. Either way, you’ll feel rejuvenated afterward.


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Invest In Your Knowledge

Is there something you’ve wanted to learn? We’re never too old to invest in our knowledge base. Buying a book on a subject that piques your interest or scheduling an online guitar lesson can help you to invest in yourself. Lifelong learning not only teaches us valuable skills, but it also keeps our brains sharp and gives us self confidence.

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Go On A Date By Yourself

One of the simplest ways you can treat yourself is to take yourself on a date. Taking yourself out on a date could be fun and empowering. There’s something about doing these types of things on your own that builds your self-confidence. You’d get to do the things you like and maybe try something new.


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How do you treat yourself during the holidays?


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Thanks for visiting Doused in Pink, a Chicago style blog. I am here to bring simple style tips and outfit inspiration to help you elevate your everyday style. You will also find posts on the best beauty products, wellness, DIY projects and decorating ideas. My goal is that you leave feeling like you learned something new that helps you feel confident when you walk out the door.

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