Have you seen the awe-inspiring images captured by the new James Webb Space Telescope? We still haven’t picked our jaws up off the floor! We might not ever make it to the outer reaches of our galaxy, but our space-savvy members can certainly deliver a blanket of stars to our front porch. So we’ve been exploring the universe from right here on Planet Earth with these celestial-inspired home and skincare goodies!
Who knew Indies were such interstellar explorers? Launch into this list of 9 nail polishes, candles, soaps, and perfumes inspired by deep space.
Explore the Universe With These Space-Inspired Home and Beauty Products
Stellar Black (NC)
Maker: Kendra Martin-Towles
This science-loving chandler uses her candle-making skills to explore the stars. Nebula is a cloud-like scent of fresh strawberries drizzled over puffs of whip cream. Rocket away to the universe's outer reaches with this fruity and decadent fragrance!
Midnight Solstice (WV)
Milky Way Galaxy
Maker: Heather Stone-Clark
For millennia, we’ve used our eyes to look up at the stars—now use your nose! A team of astronomers discovered amino acids tumbling around the Milky Way that flavor raspberries and rum. So Midnight Solstice scented this candle in honor of these scrumptious findings!
Stella Chroma (IN)
Maker: Pam Rodgers
Give yourself an out-of-this-world manicure using this magnetic nail polish from Stella Chroma! Start with a coat of this starry lacquer. Then, grab one of these magnets and sweep it above your nails. The particles will shift and swirl into an astral masterpiece of your very own!
Jilly Bean Indie Polish (FL)
Maker: Jillian Comstock
Astrophysicists can use a spectroscope to tell if a planet or galaxy is moving away from us. The light flowing from retreating objects reads red, inspiring this holographically-hued nail polish from Jilly Bean. This polish shifts between burgundy and crimson, even sparkling a bright gold at some angles!
AstroScents Aromatherapy (NJ)
Maker: Erica Wiley
In every deep space movie, astronauts put the ship on auto-pilot as they doze off for a months-long nap. With one light of this candle, you’ll set the scene for a similar slumber. Vanilla and lavender spin together for a relaxing wind-down blend that’ll whisk you off to dreamland in no time.
Starblast Beauty (CA)
Dark Matter Soap
Maker: Viviana Tacussis
Dark Matter is still a puzzle for scientists, but there’s no question that this Dark Matter Soap will banish breakouts and blemishes! Fueled by charcoal and tea tree, it removes the bad stuff without stripping your skin of healthy oils.
Tiny Robot Studio (CT)
Maker: Danielle Capri
Bring home your own corner of outer space with Midnight Moon. Patchouli and musk dance under the moonlight for a musky and masculine scent. Light it in the backyard or beside your telescope for a cozy night of romantic stargazing.
Zodica Perfume (WI)
Maker: Kristi Mo
Zodica Perfume bottles up each star sign into a unique, celestial scent so you can sprinkle the stars onto your wrists and other pulse points. Infused with sunstone, this showstopper scent blends solar energy with the liveliness of Leos.
Lunar Remedy (CA)
Earthshine Room Spray
Maker: Tyrah Taylor
Look up at a crescent Moon, and sometimes you’ll see the darkened portion eerily lit. That’s sunlight reflecting off the earth and bouncing back down to us! Spritz a shower of Earthshine into your space with a sweet and earthy blend of agave, chrysanthemum, and patchouli.