Bubble Bath Day

Supriya Jain
Dec 22, 2023 By Supriya Jain
Originally Published on Apr 26, 2022
Fact-checked by Shruti Thapa
National Bubble Bath Day is the day to replace your daily shower with a relaxing foam bath with Epsom salts for self-care.

Where is National Bubble Bath Day celebrated?

National Bubble Bath Day is celebrated in the United States to honor the day when soap flakes were invented.

Who is National Bubble Bath Day celebrated by?

National Bubble Bath Day is celebrated by the people who love bubble baths and kids who enjoy fun bubble bath products.

When did National Bubble Bath Day first start?

There is information available as to when the day first began, but it is observed on January 8 every year. It is celebrated to honor the day that Gold Steel Company distributed Mr. Bubble products manufactured by the village company.

Who started National Bubble Bath Day?

The creator of this day is unknown.

Bubble bath is considered beneficial for the skin too.

History And Timeline

Bubble baths have existed since the era of kings, but earlier, it was made up of surfactant-based soap. Bubble baths are known for their ability to relax and refresh the body.

Soap Opera

‘The Women’, a famous play, used the popular bath foams and surfactants in their play.


Jacuzzi’s Invented

With the invention of the jacuzzi, aerated baths proved to be therapeutic and were used widely.


Bubble Time For Kids

Mr. Bubble was introduced, made up of bath flakes, making the bubble baths much more affordable.


No Bubbles

Buttercup, in 'Powerpuff Girls', refuses to take a bubble bath.


50th Anniversary

Bubble company celebrated its 50 years of running in 2011, being the number one bubble bath company in the United States.


Traditions And Customs

The most important tradition of this day is to fill the bath with bubble bath to relax and rejuvenate the body. Bathing is also a great way to relieve stress and to help forget about your worries.

Ways To Observe Or Celebrate Bubble Bath Day

On this day, give yourself a break and run a relaxing bubble bath. Bubble baths are extremely good for your health too.

A bath can help to relieve congestion, ease sore muscles, sleep better, and reduce stress. You can also give a bottle of bubble bath as a gift to your family and friends. Complete the bath with some relaxing music and scented candles.

Facts And Stats

Bubble Bath Day is celebrated across the US every year on January 8.

Bubble Bath Day is not a federal holiday in the US.

Different events are organized across the US to commemorate this event.

What does bubble bath mean in slang?

It means a laugh.

Is it OK to take a bubble bath every day?

Yes, it is fine to have a bubble bath every day.

What is bubble week?

It is celebrated in the second week of March, and it includes many fun activities to learn and play with crafts, math, science, and literacy ideas.

When is National Bubble Bath Day?

National Bubble Bath Day falls on January 8 every year.

What is the importance of celebrating National Bubble Bath Day?

National Bubble Bath Day is important as it promotes the usage of bubble baths, as it is helpful in relaxing and refreshing your body.

How can celebrating Bubble Bath Day rejuvenate you?

Bubble Bath Day refreshes the mood of the person as it strips the person of their stress and body aches.

Who originally started Bubble Bath Day?

Bubble Bath Day wasn't started by any particular person, but the success of the Mr. Bubble Company started by Mr. Harold Schafer and the Gold Seal Company in North Dakota in 1961 draws people’s attention to this day.

When Is This Day Celebrated

  • Wednesday, January 08, 2020
  • Friday, January 08, 2021
  • Saturday, January 08, 2022
  • Sunday, January 08, 2023
  • Monday, January 08, 2024

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Written by Supriya Jain

Bachelor of Commerce, Master of Business Administration specializing in Marketing

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Supriya JainBachelor of Commerce, Master of Business Administration specializing in Marketing

As a skilled member of the Kidadl team, Shruti brings extensive experience and expertise in professional content writing. With a Bachelor's degree in Commerce from Punjab University and an MBA in Business Administration from IMT Nagpur, Shruti has worked in diverse roles such as sales intern, content writer, executive trainee, and business development consultant. Her exceptional writing skills cover a wide range of areas, including SOP, SEO, B2B/B2C, and academic content.

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Shruti ThapaBachelor of Arts specializing in English

With a passion for American, British, and children's literature, Shruti is currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree at Garden City University, Bengaluru. Her fluency in Nepali, Hindi, and Mandarin demonstrates her linguistic abilities and global perspective. In addition to her literary pursuits, she has a keen interest in non-fiction literature, aesthetics, early childhood education, and Egyptian history. Shruti's research paper 'Bringing Art Illustrations In Education And Pop Culture' showcases her proficiency in these areas and her dedication to academic excellence.

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