Treat Yourself: 9 Little Luxuries That Are Worth Every Penny

We all want what we can’t have. It’s a scientific fact. Whether it’s the latest It bag straight off the runway, a supercharged sports car, a mini-mansion by the water or an invite to the royal wedding, it’s pretty much a pipe dream for now (we should probably focus on paying down that student loan debt first). But that doesn’t mean we have to deprive ourselves.

Indulging in little luxuries can result in big payoffs. A trip to the salon, a skin care upgrade or fresh flowers in the dead of winter can do wonders for our mood. And that’s pretty good incentive. Here are nine treats guaranteed to make life richer.