10 Ways Yoga Can Reshape Your Health

It seems like everybody is turning to yoga these days to centre themselves and refocus their energy. And this makes sense—given the break-neck pace of modern life, we could all use a bit more meditation in our lives. Yoga has been practiced for 5,000 years, so its effects on…

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…

Books That Bring You Closer to the Soul

Reading is a wonderful way to travel without leaving the comfort of your own sofa. A good book has the power to transport us to another place, lead another life and learn things we could never know from our everyday experience. These four books lead you on a journey…

A PURIFYING CEREMONY

One of the most heavenly treats for body and soul is the hammam ceremony, where exfoliation and deep cleansing are followed by nurturing, softening and purifying. Why not create your own spa at home and celebrate this ritual for body and soul? As well as being an ideal way…

Rediscover Antwerp and Have a Holiday at Home

In need of a break but low on travel time? No worries—Antwerp is a world city rich in places that inspire that relaxing, fun holiday feeling. Here are just a few examples of destinations that are close to your home– and soon, to your heart. Experience a bit of…

Daoism: The Path to Self-Acceptance and Inner Peace

Ask a lot people what the key to happiness is, and they’ll tell you that true happiness lies in accepting yourself—flaws and all.  While this is a modern take, this message actually has roots in Daoism, an ancient Chinese philosophy and for some, a religion.   Daoists believe you…

The Ritual of Karma: An Inspirational Collection to Encourage Good Deeds

The term “karma” is thrown around a lot in popular culture, but what is its literal definition? From the original Sanskrit, karma means “actions or deeds.” Less literally, it preaches the concept that you get what you give—put positivity out into the universe and it will be returned to…

Introducing MadC: The Artist Who Creates from Her Soul

World-famous street artist MadC, born Claudia Walde in Bautzen, Germany, has made an entire career out of expressing her soul.  By immersing her studio in the fragrance from our new Summer Limited collection, she created a gorgeous work of art evocative of the scents of verbena and petit grain….

Fall in Love with Our Newest Springtime Launches

Spring is the time for renewal and Rituals is celebrating by launching several innovations—just in time for the warmer weather. Discover the new additions to our already amazing collection and fall in love with your favourite springtime ritual. Karma is Back and Here to Stay! The Ritual of Karma…

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…