Attending a holiday gathering or New Year’s Eve soiree and want to get your hostess something more unique than the typical bottle of booze?
For those always on the go, but still want to keep up with their skincare regime as they travel, the Eight Saints Skincare Minis X 7 ($159, eightsaintsskincare.com) will be much appreciated. The amazing set, which utilizes organic plant derived ingredients, features Eight Saints’ entire line of minis, including Down To Earth (gentle gel cleanser swirled with restorative clay), Night Shift (hydrating gel), Cloud Whip (hydrating, brightening and pollution blocking cream), Daydreamer (restorative organic moisturizer), Soulmate (concentrated brightening treatment & AHA exfoliator), Bright Side (deep cleaning cream cleanser with soothing antioxidants), and No Plans (clay mask with powerful antioxidant infusion), so they can customize their daily routine based on skincare needs.
If their ideal evening includes a night at home, snuggling under a cozy blanket, binge watching the latest releases, they’ll adore the ChappyWrap Winter Wonderland ($135, chappywrap.com) blanket. The cute grey and cream design features chic seasonal nods, like snowflakes, reindeer, and Christmas trees, that will bring joy even after the holidays pass.
If the day simply hasn’t started until they’ve had their morning cup of coffee, treat them to a Smart Sips Coffee Perk Box. The Gourmet Variety Sampler ($19.99, www.smartsipscoffee.com), which is available in coffee, decaf coffee, hot chocolate, cappuccino, or a mix, features 24 single serve cups compatible with all Keurig K-cup machines that will offer a tasty way to start the day. You can purchase a single box, or set them up with a 3, 6, 9 or 12-month subscription.
We all know winter can be brutal on our skin, but a humidifier works wonders to negate the negative effects of the season. The Hey Dewy Portable Facial Humidifier, ($39, heydewy.com) a portable USB humidifier, is super easy to use and small enough that they will want to pack it just about everywhere they go.
If luxury skincare is her thing, Mahalo The Hawaiian Nights ($110, mahalo.care), a phyto-retinoic restoring night serum, smells so divine she might just think she actually did book a trip to Hawaii. The rich formula features Hawaiian sea algae, all-trans-retinoic acid rich rosehip oil, botanical retinol alternatives Ayurvedic babchi bakuchiol and tropical cacay oil, hemp seed oil, Vitamin C ester, blueberry seed oil, and more, which addresses aging, dullness, and other pesky concerns.
If they’ve got a serious case of wanderlust, give them a culinary trip around the world with Universal Yums’ Yum Box, Yum Yum Box or Super Yum Box (Starts at $13.75, www.universalyums.com). Available in a one time purchase to monthly subscription, each box offers a delicious array of sweet and salty snacks from different countries, as well as a booklet that explains the treats, recipes, and trivia.
If sheet masks are a weekly ritual, the CBDfx Face Mask Bundle ($34.95 on sale for $29.95, cbdfx.com) will delight. The kit comes with five different options: CBD Cucumber Face Mask (hydrating and tightening), CBD Lavender Night Time Face Mask (restoring and detoxifying), CBD Charcoal Face Mask (purifying and brightening), CBD Face Mask – Rose (toning and brightening), and CBD Aloe Vera Face Mask (healing and tightening) – so they address any skincare worry.
Winter can also do a number on lush locks. But, she’ll be Insta ready all the time with Shu Uemura Muroto Volume Luxury Gift Set ($80, www.shuuemuraartofhair-usa.com), a shampoo and conditioner duo for fine hair that not only offers body and bounce, but locks in hydration as well.
Those that have a sweet tooth will definitely not be disappointed with the Godiva Hot Chocolate Set: Milk and Dark Chocolate ($24.95, www.godiva.com). With 12 divine hot cocoa packets – six milk chocolate and six dark chocolate, even the coldest of winter nights won’t seem that bad as they warm up with the delicious treat.
If they tend to spend their time in the great outdoors, the Built NY 12-Ounce Stainless Steel Desk Mug ($9, www.walmart.com), which comes in rose gold or blue, is a great option. The mug, which conveniently fits under coffee pod machines, keeps liquids hot for six hours and cold double that. It also boasts a silicone grip and a non-slip bottom.
If they’re known for their signature sips, the Nicholas Collection Martini Shaker from Cork Pops ($64, www.corkpops.com) makes an eye-catching addition to their bar cart. The stainless steel and copper shaker, which features a decorative rubber sleeve to prevent slippage during mixing, fits up to 32 fluid ounces, so they can whip up a few impressive concoctions at a time.