Whether you’re buying for the ultimate beauty junkie, a fitness fanatic or an eco warrior, we have found the perfect gifts for everyone you love.
Know someone who just has to have the latest beauty gadgets? Boy, are they going to love these two. First up, is the limited edition Mark Hill Dalmatian Straightener, which comes with an extra-long cord (always handy) and reaches a temperature of 230 degrees to create the ultimate sleek style. And then there’s the No7 Illuminated Make-up Mirror – just the job for getting glam, thanks to its perfect lighting.
We’re all trying to do our bit for the planet and that doesn’t have to stop during the festive period. So if you have an eco warrior in your midst, they are bound to love the BBC Earth Recycled Bag for Bathroom Recycling, which makes recycling from your bathroom not only more practical, but more stylish, too. They’ll also swoon over the Full Circle Beauty Eco Essential Kit that contains a reusable muslin cloth, six reusable bamboo face pads, a charcoal-infused bamboo toothbrush and bamboo cotton buds.
Every family member has a beauty addict in the mix and this year they are spolit for choice. There is the MAC Matte Lipstick in Mehr – a soft rose-hued nude that works on every skin tone. From Laura Mercier there is the cult buy, Laura Mercier Pure Canvas Perfecting Primer, which creates the perfect base for some serious make-up to be applied on to. And for that finishing touch of glamour, why not treat them to the gorgeous scent of YSL Libre (50ml, edp).
The gym bunny or outdoor enthusiast in your life will love the Champneys CBD Post Work-Out Reward Kit – containing a soothing bath soak, cooling gel and massage roller, it’s everything they need to restore tired muscles after a workout. If your athlete falls into the junior division then how about the Fitbit Ace 2 Kids in Watermelon. This clever watch tracks their daily steps and active minutes, is water-resistant (up to 50m) and parents can create a family account to monitor their child’s individual progress.
If you find buying for the man/men in your life the trickiest, then we’ve done the hard work for you. Check out the Ted Baker Men’s Toiletry Classic Washbag – a gift set containing a cleansing bar, hair and body wash and a body spray, all in a smart washbag. Or how about the Paxton + Pepper Grounded + Balanced Foot Care Set? A gorgeous kit consisting of a foot mask, foot cream, foot scrub and pumice all encased in a handy tin. Happy wrapping!
Fancy some self-love gifting? Then feel the festive joy with the Lelo Sona 2 Sonic Clitoral Massager. Its sensitive but powerful sonic waves stimulate the entire clitoral area – even deep inside – and with 12 vibration settings, soft silicone and a deeper, bigger mouth, you’re in for wave after wave of pleasure. Ho, ho… OH!