These Beauty Treatments Were Practically Made For Lazy Holiday Weekends

In our dizzying 24/7 world, sometimes the greatest luxury of all is not having a damn thing to do. Once the turkey-shaped gravy boat has been put away, ideally you're left with a good, long stretch of zero obligations to get you into the holiday spirit and remind you just how thankful you are for Netflix, blankets, and wine.

But no matter how physically inactive you choose to be this long weekend (no judgment), remember this: Doing nothing can actually be kind of productive. All you need to do is get yourself some beauty products that do all the work while you lie around.

Ahead, a hair mask you don’t have to worry about getting on the couch cushions during your tryptophan-induced post-turkey nap, a transformative body scrub, and more lazy, low-effort products that will make the absolute most of your beauty rest. So sit back and relax — and hey, maybe even consider picking up a book. (We like these.)

Perhaps the most couch potato-friendly hair treatment to ever exist, this deep-conditioning mask takes strengthening, shine-enhancing ingredients like coconut oil, shea butter, and panthenol and whips them all up into a thick mousse that's meant to be distributed throughout dry hair. Thanks to the unique texture, you can leave this mask on for hours — or even overnight — without it ruining your great-aunt's pillowcases or dripping down the back of your neck.
R+Co Palm Springs Pre-Shampoo Treatment Mask, $29.00 Buy
Speaking of stuff you can (and should) wear to bed, this deeply hydrating mask works best when used overnight. By that logic, the longer you sleep, the more time the botanical extracts have to rejuvenate your stressed-out skin and restore your glow — as if you needed another reason to use the holiday weekend to make up for that sleep debt you've been accumulating.
Tata Harper Moisturizing Mask, $115.00 Buy
The directions on this very aesthetically pleasing jar of "hair medicine" recommend that the thick, nourishing potion inside — a blend of deeply hydrating oils, plant essences, and a touch of smoky-smelling, spiritual palo santo for good measure — be left on dry or towel-dried hair and scalp for at least an hour.
La Tierra Sagrada Treatment, $44.00 Buy
The cult-favorite foot-peeling treatment is the perfect thing to do when you have nowhere to be — just pull on the plastic baggies filled with liquid, top 'em off with your fuzziest socks, and let the 17 types of natural exfoliating extracts work their magic for an hour or two. You'll reap the ridiculously satisfying benefits in about a week, when all the dead skin starts peeling off in sheets.
Baby Foot Original Exfoliant Foot Peel, $25.00 Buy
An invisible patch that sucks up even the reddest, angriest zits sounds like a very nice invention that only exists in a futuristic fever dream — but they're real, and available for purchase in packs of 24. The dots are meant to be worn overnight to give the hydrocolloid ample opportunity to absorb the bad stuff, but any extended period of time will do. Like, say, the 10 hours and 20 minutes it takes to watch the first four Harry Potter movies back to back.
CosRx Acne Pimple Master Patch, $6.00 Buy
Calling anything that's not a spa "spa-like" is a stretch, but this body scrub is the closest you'll get to legit luxury within the confines of your own (or your parents') home. Work a generous amount of the mineral-rich mud into dry skin from head to toe, then let it sit for around 15 minutes before rinsing with warm water. It's like a mud bath, but all you need is access to a shower and some time to kill. (Being flexible helps, too, for those hard-to-reach areas.)
African Botanics African Marula Muti Mud Mineral Body Scrub, $65.00 Buy
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