A good shower doesn’t just get you clean; it also relaxes and refreshes the body and spirit. If your shower isn’t blissing you out, perhaps it’s time to upgrade to a shiny new shower head. Since there’s one suited to just about any type of shower experience, it can be a bit frustrating to find the right fit. The good news is that consumers just like you have bought and shared their views on the many, many options available; these are their favorites.
Best Overall: Ana Bath Spot Resist Brushed Nickel Anti-Clog High Pressure Dual Combo Shower
In a sea of options, the Ana Bath Spot Resist Brushed Nickel Anti-Clog High Pressure Dual Combo Shower is a standout. Its two heads boast five settings and a five-foot hose for ultimate function, and its anti-clog technology keeps it clean and in working order. Over 1,250 reviewers give this shower head five stars, praising its water flow and function.
Best Value: Aquadance by HotelSpa 24-Setting Slimline Showerhead and Hand Shower Combo
Dreaming of bliss at a bargain? Meet the Aquadance by HotelSpa 24-Setting Slimline Showerhead and Hand Shower Combo. This shower head gives you five different settings for ultimate control over your experience. Reviewers love how easy it is to install, no tools necessary, and tout its sturdy yet lightweight design.
Best Rainfall Shower Head: Luxe RainLuxe Shower Head
Transform your bathroom into a luxurious spa-like experience with the Luxe RainLuxe Shower Head. This beautifully designed, rainfall shower head emits a relaxing stream with sufficient pressure, while providing generous coverage so users stay protected from the cold. Eighty-three percent of reviewers give it five stars for an effective, opulent shower at a value price.
Best High Pressure Shower Head: Wassa High Pressure Shower Head
For a shower that packs a punch, give the Wassa High Pressure Shower Head a look. Despite its compact profile, it magically generates "some serious shower velocity" from even a relatively low pressure water supply. "These people are sorcerers," said one clearly enchanted user. Over 3,700 reviewers give this one five stars for a high pressure shower head that’s sturdy, easy to install, resists hard water deposits (so it’s easy to clean) and is amazing value for such exceptional performance.
Best Wall Mount: Kohler 10282-Ak-Cp Forte 2.5 Gpm Single-Function Wall-Mount Showerhead
If you just want a chic yet effective wall mount shower head, you can’t go wrong with the Kohler 10282-Ak-Cp Forte 2.5 Gpm Single-Function Wall-Mount Showerhead. It combines air flow with the water to increase water pressure and create an energizing shower, earning a solid five stars from 80 percent of reviewers impressed with its water pressure and performance. They also raved about the upscale, hotel-like experience this beauty provided.
Best Luxury Shower Head: SR SUN RISE SRSH-D1203 12 Inch Bathroom Luxury Rain Mixer Shower Combo Set
For a truly transcendent experience with what users call "that extra wow factor," indulge in the SR SUN RISE SRSH-D1203 12 Inch Bathroom Luxury Rain Mixer Shower Combo Set. This combo sits at the top of the price scale, but its impressive modern design and craftsmanship is evident in both the rainfall and the hand held heads. Seventy-two percent of reviewers give it five stars for its form and function, and for the exquisite styling that several reviewers compared to jewelry.
Best Dual Shower Head: Delta Faucet 4-Spray Touch-Clean In2ition 2-in-1 Dual Hand Held Shower Head with Hose
Handheld shower heads often take up extra space and appear cluttered. The Delta Faucet 4-Spray Touch-Clean In2ition 2-in-1 Dual Hand Held Shower Head with Hose conserves space by putting the hand held shower within the wall shower head. It’s a striking design, yes, but one that serves a functional purpose—providing an outstanding in-shower experience. Consumers love the convenience of having the two heads integrated into one powerfully performing unit, and the ability to easily switch back and from hand to overhead.
Best Low Flow Shower Head: Aqua Elegante 6 Function Adjustable Luxury Shower Head
Green and glorious? Sure, a low flow shower can help you reduce water waste, but that doesn’t have to mean a low pressure experience. The Aqua Elegante 6 Function Adjustable Luxury Shower Head is especially designed to boost and adjust pressure via six different water settings (so you don’t have to worry about weak flow). Over 2,200 five star reviewers rave about the performance and ease of installation.
Best Shower Head with Filter: Wassa High Pressure Shower Head and 15 Stage Shower Filter Combo
If you want to combine your shower head and filter in one unit, the Wassa High Pressure Shower Head and 15 Stage Shower Filter Combo is a terrific option. This shower head includes a filter that purifies water and increases water pressure for an effective, refreshing shower. An impressive 90 percent of reviewers praise this shower head for the increase in pressure that it offers.
Best Basic Massaging Shower Head: Waterpik SM 653 CG 2.5 GPM Original Massage
Sore? Achy? Stressed? Work out the kinks using the Waterpik SM 653 CG 2.5 GPM Original Massage shower head. Rest it on the wall mount or hold it in your hand—either way you’ll find the perfect massaging stream among the shower head’s six soothing settings. Buyers love the value of this shower head, the ease of installation, and the extra oomph it adds to showering.