After a trying day darting between meetings, nothing beats a good night’s sleep. For many of us however, switching off in an evening can prove tricky. Fortunately, help is at hand. Thanks to the selection of snooze-enhancing products at our fingertips, you can shun bleary-eyed mornings and look forward to a restful night.
Harriet Charnock-Bates names the most effective, with a few bedtime luxuries thrown in for good measure.
Block out the day’s stresses with this chic yet comforting eye mask. Velvet-lined and filled with soothing lavender, it’ll see you drifting off in no time, and the pretty ribbon tie makes for the perfect fit.
If relaxation could be bottled, this would be it. Just a drop or two in your evening bath will ease you gently into sleep mode and fill your entire home with the scent of spa.
There’s no denying that beautiful nightwear makes winding down all the more appealing. With that in mind, Dolce & Gabbana’s delicate silk shorts will have you clambering under the covers in an instant.
Create a serene atmosphere in your bedroom with the fragrance of Haute Provence-grown lavender. The warming scent is almost entrancing and the sleek glass jar looks superb on any dressing table.
Skin woes begone! Dream sweetly knowing that La Prairie’s multi-faceted, hydrating formula is hard at work, enhancing your complexion’s natural splendour.
Pulling on these deliciously soft bed socks makes winding down a rather luxurious affair. Paired with a silk kimono, they’re just the ticket to a wonderfully stylish slumber.
Housed in a clever rollerball bottle, this calming blend of chamomile, neroli and rose brings about a feeling of tranquility in an instant. When you’re tossing and turning, there’s nothing better.
As chic as they are charming, these mouse silhouette slippers are heaven to slip into after a taxing day about town. Shearling-lined with gold embroidery, they’re great for lounging in, but be warned, you may be tempted to wear them to the office.
Even the most habitual insomniac will struggle to resist the powers of this calming pillow mist. Proven to aid restful sleep, just a quick spritz onto your sheets come bedtime and you’re sorted.
Textured and oh-so-cosy, Jigsaw’s grey woollen throw is the ideal addition to any bed. Layer up with linen sheets and a mish mash of cushions for a den-like feel that makes falling asleep a breeze.