Bath gel's history dates back to the Middle Ages, when it was known as boiling tar and made out of 100% boiling tar. Celebrate modern, room-temperature bath products with today's Groupon: for $6, you get $12 worth of skincare and beauty supplies from Belle Amé on 9th Avenue. This Groupon expires on June 4, 2011.
Belle Amé offers locally made bath and body products that are hand-crafted and never tested on animals. Effervescent bath bombs transform a warm bath into a fizzy float and provide restorative moisturizing relief in scents such as Stop & Smell the Roses and Juicylicious ($4.95). Take a retro-styled trip to the relaxing past every day with their shower gel, packaged in vintage-style soda bottles tied up with colorful bows ($8.95–$9.95). Some fragrances, such as pear glaze, are found in multiple incarnations, while other specialty scents are unique to their products, from bath bombs and shower gel to hand soap ($8.95) and body lotion ($12.95).