By now, we’re all aware of how powerful water is and how it impacts us on a daily basis. But can water also be influenced by us? Japanese scientist Masaru Emoto performed countless experiments to prove that water changes depending on the emotions it’s exposed to. Read on to hear his fascinating story.
Have you ever stopped to think about how essential water actually is? This unmissable substance is important in so many aspects of life, and yet we often take it for granted. That’s why we’re introducing our new limited edition The Ritual of Banyu: a tribute to water.
These days you hear a lot about people combining mindfulness with another activity. But how does mindful running sound? Martijn Mensink, founder of Mindful Run, saw some potential in this idea—and now he leads hundreds of instructors in The Netherlands and Belgium. Read on for his unique story.
Want to learn the secrets of a skincare professional? We sit down with Abigail James, a renowned beauty expert based in London, for some essential skincare tips. Get to know the woman whose healing hands are responsible for radiant skin on both sides of the Atlantic.
Want to unveil your natural beauty? Meet The Ritual of Namasté, our new, advanced and natural skincare collection designed to suit every skin type. Read on to learn how this innovative line shows respect for nature and respect for your skin.
Running is a great cardio workout, but did you know it’s also good for the soul? Running outside in nature is particularly soothing, as it is also an excellent opportunity for meditation. We’ve created a Spotify playlist that’s sure to become your ideal running companion, filled with tracks to that engage both body and mind.
Spring is the perfect time to pause and reflect on everything you’ve achieved so far—and what you still want to achieve. Read on to discover some new routines that will help you become the best version of yourself.
By now, you’re probably a fan of our Spotify playlists—what better way to add some more soul to your daily life? But this new one takes slowing down to a whole new level. Filled with chilled out tracks by popular artists like Air, Four Tet and Floating Points, our Super Slow playlist is the ultimate soundtrack to your lazy evenings and weekends.
We believe small acts of love lead to tiny miracles. That’s why Rituals is a proud supporter of the Tiny Miracles foundation, an organisation dedicated to improving the lives of poor communities in Mumbai. Read on to discover how this amazing foundation gives people—especially children--a new start.
Podcasts are completely in right now, and we understand why. Listening to them is easy, it barely costs any (extra) time), and they’re available everywhere. Perhaps even more importantly, they’re jam-packed with tips and tricks to make the most out of life. That’s why we’re happy to share this special selection of podcasts with you.
We all know we should be getting between 7-9 hours of sleep per night, but how often do we actually hit this target? We talk with Dr. Els van der Helm, sleep expert and founder of the app Shleep, about why sleep is so important and how we can improve its overall quality. Read on for some practical advice from somebody who studies the science of sleep.
Whenever things get a bit busy or overwhelming, routines add stability and much-needed balance to our lives. They comfort us, give us more energy, and improve our overall well-being. Explore some simple routines you can do at home to unwind and help you become your best self.
We all want to love and be loved. Raymond Cloosterman, CEO and founder of Rituals, talks about how the holidays are about opening your heart, especially during trying times. Read on for an uplifting message of hope and the human heart.
We are all different, but once you open your heart and celebrate the beauty of diversity you give the world around you one of the most beautiful gifts available: the gift of kindness, attention and love.
Women aren’t the only ones who want to leave the house looking their best. Men can benefit just as much from a daily grooming ritual. Explore our exclusive tips that will give men the confidence to face any challenges the day might bring.
Ever wonder why some smells make you happy, and others bother or annoy you? Science says that scent has a profound effect on our mood. Read on to learn how you can enrich your life with the power of perfume.
Have you ever bought a perfume that one of your friends uses, only to discover it doesn’t smell the same when you apply it? Learn how to test perfumes personally before buying them and you’ll come home with the perfect scent every time.
Celebrities have a lot of demands on their time, so finding balance is key. We talk to Stockholm-based actress and author Cecilia Forss about Ayurveda, the ancient art of living wisely. Read on to discover her experiences with it, as well as how she enjoys her precious downtime.
Fashion photographer Anushka Menon always knew she would be an artist. Looking at her impressive portfolio; she was completely right. We talked to her about her collaboration with Rituals, how she balances work and life, and her own rituals that keep her going.
Smile and the world smiles back: it’s a lovely thing to remember when you walk outside your door every morning. Our inspiration behind The Ritual of Laughing Buddha was famous for this philosophy, and he’ll put a smile on your face as well.
Evy Gruyaert gained fame as a television presenter and a contributor to sport programmes like 'Start2Run'. You may also know her from her famous phrase 'Ik ben zo fier op u' (I'm so proud of you). These days, most people know her as a yoga guru. Her first introduction to the sport came after she suffered a serious knee injury that forced her to stop exercising.
The renewed Ritual of Hammam collection translates one of the oldest cleansing traditions in the world for modern times. The Turkish baths are now popular worldwide, and with good reason. Keep reading to learn how the wellness ceremony originated and about the authenticity of this purifying ritual.
Meet Raymond Cloosterman, founder and CEO of Rituals. We talk with him about his inspiration, the journey that led to the company's worldwide success, and of course, his ultimate way to relax. Read on to learn about his personal rituals, his favourite things, how the Rituals philosophy was born and why it's so important.
How often do you take this quote by heart? The inspiring and famous line by Mahatma Gandhi might be the proof that change can start with an individual action. Find out all about Gandhi, who made it his mission to passively fight for justice and equality. He said it, you can do it: you can make a difference in the world.
Rituals is teaming up with the star of the popular TV series Pretty Little Liars Troian Bellisario to celebrate our 11th store opening in the USA. We talked with this talented American actress about her own relaxation rituals, her work and life balance, and why she identifies so much with the Rituals philosophy.
A lot of things can disrupt your baby’s sleep pattern, including the shorter nights of summer. Just like the rest of us, babies benefit from a nightly ritual before bedtime. Our tips will not only help your little one sleep better, it will also create a stronger bond between you.