The Rituals Philosophy

Happiness can be found in the smallest of things. We transform your everyday routines into moments of indulgence by means of beautiful and luxurious products. Enjoy a warm fragrant bath, a cup of speciality tea or do the dishes with a little more pleasure. That is what we are…

Avoid a Holiday Hangover and Look on the Sunny Side of Life

We’ve all been there. Summer holiday, the one you spent the darkest and coldest months of the year planning, is over. You’re still feeling the residual effects of relaxation on your journey home, but you know that work, obligations and general malaise is waiting for you once your plane…

Embrace Your Laugh Lines: An Interview with Skin Care Expert Louisa Maaldrink

Rituals’ resident skin care expert Louisa Maaldrink has been working in beauty product development for over 10 years—so she knows all about how to maintain a healthy, beautiful complexion. As Category Manager in the innovation team, she is responsible for developing skin care, hair care and men’s grooming products…

A Journey to the Soul: Places to Discover Yourself

Travel is an ideal way to expand our minds with new adventures while rejuvenating both the body and spirit. Certain destinations can offer breath-taking experiences, and remind us how the awe-inspiring beauty of nature can humble and move us while gently soothing our souls. Upper Antelope Canyon is part…

Spring Cleaning Rituals

We simply love the warmth and cosiness of wintertime, but there is something else that we anticipate at the end of winter even more: the start of spring. Our hearts fill with joy and positivity thanks to its rebirth, renewal and re-energising sentiment. It prompts us to make a…

Slow Travel in Japan

Thanks to the advent of the smartphone, technology follows us in our pocket wherever we go. In this way, we can be in touch with our family, friends and colleagues at any moment of the day—which is useful and convenient. However, there are times in our lives when we…

Have fun getting fit

Is the intention to exercise topping your New Year’s resolution list again this year? Working out is something we all know we should be doing, but making time for it is another matter. There’s no need to worry or to feel guilty: there are plenty of ways to sneak…

Creative Activities That Boost Happiness

No matter how positive we try to be in our lives, all of us experience the occasional bad day. It is sometimes tempting to withdraw from the world when this happens—choosing to crawl into bed and do nothing rather than face disappointment. However, evidence from behavioral scientists suggests that…

Rituals of Positivity

Everybody wants to be happy—but how can we best achieve this? It is easy to assume that certain things lead to happiness: a good relationship with your partner, a pleasant work environment, a higher income. But this is not necessarily true. People from all walks of life and in…

How to invite small morning happiness into your life

In theory, a day can be divided into eight hours of sleep, eight hours of work and eight hours of recreation. I can hear you thinking, “Where does commuting, cooking and cleaning fit in? Is that part of my ‘free time’?” We often rush through the morning. We go…