Best of Boston

Best Bath and Body Products

2015 Best Bath and Body Products

WaterSpot

Natick
By the time you’re ready to pick a vanity, medicine cabinet, and towel warmer for your new washroom, it can feel like you’re drowning in […] read more»
2014 Best Bath and Body Products

Follain

This pretty, well-appointed South End apothecary caters to your beauty needs, but with a conscience. Owner Tara Foley selects only the healthiest and most environmentally […] read more»
2013 Best Bath and Body Products

Fresh

Boston
At Fresh—where shelves are sparse but gracefully arranged, and all the products are silky smooth and lusciously scented—quality reigns over quantity. Our favorite indulgence? The […] read more»
2012 Best Bath and Body Products

Lush

Boston
Here’s where you’ll find the perfect impromptu pick-me-up between spa visits. All of Lush’s products are handmade with earth-friendly ingredients—think: organic bananas, avocados, and ground […] read more»
2011 Best Bath and Body Products

Fresh

Boston
There’s skin care, and then there’s skin-care shtick. Thankfully, lab coats and “cosmeceuticals” have no place at Fresh, which keeps our lips pucker-ready and our […] read more»
2010 Best Bath and Body Products

MiniLuxe

Boston
We adore the new Louis store’s in-house apothecary, but for the town’s most expansive selection of pleasant-smelling lotions, scrubs, soaps, and salves for hands, feet, […] read more»
2008 Best Bath and Body Products

Fresh

Boston
Going on a fashion bender along Newbury can leave even hard-core shoppers feeling a tad wilted. Good thing Fresh is close at hand: With white-tiled […] read more»
2006 Best Bath and Body Products

C.O. Bigelow

Boston
Cracked elbows, oily T-zones, and damaged locks all require different care routines, which is why C.O. Bigelow fills its floor-to-ceiling shelves with enough creams, soaps, […] read more»
2004 Best Bath and Body Products

Waterworks

Boston
Essentially a shrine to all things bath-related, Waterworks stocks handcut crystal sink accessories, refreshing grapefruit and ginger soaps, seductively quilted robes, and chrome faucet spouts […] read more»
2000 Best Bath and Body Products

Fresh

Boston
To consider Fresh simply an emporium specializing in soap is cleanly missing the point. This Boston-based business has revolutionized the beauty product industry with its […] read more»
1999 Best Bath and Body Products

Fresh 21st Century

Boston
This is a store devoted to pampering and designed for those who are partial to a good tub soaking. Fresh is stocked with more tan […] read more»
1997 Best Bath and Body Products, Soap

Fresh

Boston
Leave the hubub of Newbury Street behind as you step downstairs into this olfactory paradise. Having a bad day? Pick up a bar of bergamot-scented […] read more»
1994 Best Bath and Body Products, Hair Care

Sally Beauty Supply

Brookline
They don’t carry perfume or makeup items, but for the professional and the do-it-yourselfer, Sally stores have the best selection of hair-care products around. read more»
1993 Best Bath and Body Products

Nuts About Beauty

Boston
A thoughtful selection of imported fragrant soaps, lotions, and potions, plus handsome accessories for the bath, beautifully displayed. A feel-good kind of place with service […] read more»
1989 Best Bath and Body Products, Hair Supplies

Status

Boston
Pomades and pom-poms that give even the lowliest locks class. read more»