Health and Beauty Gifts

  • Upper Canada Soap Indulgences Cupcake Lip Glosses | KIDS 8 – 12 1 of 25
    Upper Canada Soap Indulgences Cupcake Lip Glosses | KIDS 8 - 12
    A sweet little something to add to a stocking or babysitter bonus. (Lip glosses are flavored chocolate, strawberry, vanilla, and cherry.)
    Get it from Upper Canada Soap, $134 »
  • C.O. Bigelow Mentha Lip Tint | KIDS 8 – 12 2 of 25
    C.O. Bigelow Mentha Lip Tint | KIDS 8 - 12
    If you love the ultra-cooling, minty-tasting lip shine from C.O. Bigelow (and who doesn’t?), their smash-hit formula is now available in a range of lip tints. It’s the perfect stocking stuffer for virtually anyone.
    Get it from Bath and Body Works, $7.50 »
  • Double Love Scrub | MOM 3 of 25
    Double Love Scrub | MOM
    Made with blended lavender and moisturizing shea butter (enriched with blueberry, cranberry and calendula), this hand-made scrub will leave her skin looking brand new and feeling irresistibly soft.
    Get it from Etsy, $19 »
  • Bluum Box | MOM 4 of 25
    Bluum Box | MOM
    A monthly gift of luxury beauty samples for mom, with a few useful goodies for baby as well. She’ll appreciate your thoughtfulness every time she sees the Bluum box in her mailbox.
    Get it from Bluum, $9 a month »
  • Bliss Fabulous Starter Kit | MOM 5 of 25
    Bliss Fabulous Starter Kit | MOM
    When it comes to skincare, Bliss Spa has some of the most famous facials in the industry. And that’s why we love that Bliss now sells an at-home kit to recreate their signature Fabulous Facial, including face wash, eye cream and face lotion with SPF.
    Get it from Bliss, $36 »
  • Scotch Naturals Cocktail Trio | MOM 6 of 25
    Scotch Naturals Cocktail Trio | MOM
    Eco-friendly, water-based, on-trend nail polish — hold the chemicals. Choose your favorite three from a selection of 28 distinctive, stunning colors.
    Get it from Scotch Naturals, $36 »
  • Hellowmellow Scrubbin and Rubbin Gift Set | MOM 7 of 25
    Hellowmellow Scrubbin and Rubbin Gift Set | MOM
    Hellowmellow’s line of natural pampering products have a cult-like following, and their body butter/body scrub gift set is nothing short of addicting. Choose from a variety of aromatic scents, all made free of artificial fragrance, preservatives or chemicals.
    Get it from Hellowmellow, $48 »
  • Yantra Mat | MOM 8 of 25
    Yantra Mat | MOM
    If Mom has some bottled-up tension, the Yantra mat’s surface has at least 8,820 acupuncture spikes designed to hit just the right pressure points and increase blood flow. She’ll feel focused and relaxed — and possibly release endorphins and oxytocin (the happiness hormones), which Mom could really use.
    Get it from Yantra, $49 »
  • Ole Henriksen Seven Skincare Sensations | MOM 9 of 25
    Ole Henriksen Seven Skincare Sensations | MOM
    We especially like this luxe skincare set because it’s suitable for any gender, age or skin type. And we also like it because it’s from Ole Henriksen — a raved-about skincare company that focuses on four elements: nature, science, beauty and wellness. The set comes with foaming cleanser, eye gel, SPF 15 super crème, collagen booster serum, skin-perfecting/anti-aging Sheer Transformation, night gel and a walnut scrub.
    Get it from Sephora, $115 »
  • Peter Som for Clarks Botanicals Travel Kit | MOM 10 of 25
    Peter Som for Clarks Botanicals Travel Kit | MOM
    And for the most stylish mom in the carpool lane (or maybe the best babysitter ever), this new, limited-edition travel kit comes with a floral-print clutch from Peter Som’s Fall 2011 collection and a slew of incredible Clark’s Botanicals’ skincare products.
    Get it from Clark’s Botanicals, $59 »
  • Bobbi Brown 20th Anniversary Lip Palette | MOM 11 of 25
    Bobbi Brown 20th Anniversary Lip Palette | MOM
    Sometimes all a woman needs is a good shade of lipstick to lift her mood — so how about 10 classic Bobbi Brown shades? With a wide variety of colors (that can be mixed and blended together), this palette is a makeup lover’s dream.
    Get it from Neiman Marcus, $60 »
  • Cosmetic Makeup Organizer | MOM 12 of 25
    Cosmetic Makeup Organizer | MOM
    Turn a cluttered corner of the bathroom into a professional-looking, personal beautification space with these chic wooden organizer.
    Get it from Supermarket, $75 »
  • Chanel No. 19 | MOM 13 of 25
    Chanel No. 19 | MOM
    Chanel released an updated version of Coco Chanel’s signature scent a few weeks ago. Universally flattering and iconic in its own right, this is something every woman secretly wants.
    Get it from Chanel, $85 »
  • Manly Man Soap Set | DAD 14 of 25
    Manly Man Soap Set | DAD
    Soap made by a man, for a man. This variety pack will take care of Dad’s body, face, and hands. The soaps are all natural and great for folks with sensitive skin (they do not use essential oils or fragrance oils — Dad wouldn’t want those anyway, right?).
    Get it from Etsy »
  • Brita Bottle | DAD 15 of 25
    Brita Bottle | DAD
    Give the gift of better hydration (read: better health) and less plastic waste (read: major eco points) with this brilliant BPA-free Brita bottle that filters tap water on the go.
    Get it from Brita, $9.99 »
  • Whiskey Aftershave Splash | DAD 16 of 25
    Whiskey Aftershave Splash | DAD
    Powerfully masculine with a deep woodsy and amber smell, this aftershave will also nourish skin with the healthy sea minerals contained inside.
    Get it from Blackbird, $12 »
  • Fitbit Ultra | DAD 17 of 25
    Fitbit Ultra | DAD
    A parent’s life can be one of joy, excitement and fulfillment — but is it really the model of health? It’s why we love the idea of the new Fitbit Ultra — a teeny, tiny device that logs your entire daily activity down to the steps taken, miles traveled, calories burned and hours slept. But even more than that, you’ll see how long it took to fall asleep, how many times you woke up and how many hours you were actually asleep.
    Get it from FitBit, $99.95 »
  • Aroma Diffuser Elite with DVD | DAD 18 of 25
    Aroma Diffuser Elite with DVD | DAD
    The ultimate in total relaxation, this Aroma Diffuser uses scent, sound and light to counteract daily stress. We know you know a parent who could use this.
    Get it from Gaiam, $110 »
  • ElliptiGO | DAD 19 of 25
    ElliptiGO | DAD
    Any fitness enthusiast will be speechless after opening this new, innovative piece of gear. It’s not a bike, not a scooter and not an elliptical — it’s all three wrapped up in one low-impact, full-body workout. Sure, people will stare as you glide on by (possibly even whip out a camera phone) but only because they know you’re on the cusp of something huge. Unless you’re using the elliptiGO for steep hills or competitive racing, the basic model is perfect for everyday activity.
    Get it from ElliptiGO »
  • Earl Grey Tea Shea Butter Soap | GRANDPARENTS 20 of 25
    Earl Grey Tea Shea Butter Soap | GRANDPARENTS
    If you have a soap connoisseur on your list, the homemade soaps from the Etsy shop Sweet Petula are “superfatted” to be extra moisturizing and skin-softening.
    Get it from Etsy, $5 »
  • Kiss My Face Peace Soaps | GRANDPARENTS 21 of 25
    Kiss My Face Peace Soaps | GRANDPARENTS
    Kiss My Face — one of our all-time favorite natural beauty companies — has a new soap collection for the holidays: Pomegranate Acai and Grassy Mint. Ten percent of the profits of this “Peace Soap” set will go toward the Seeds of Peace Organization, a group that brings teens from high-conflict countries (like Israel and Palestine) to a camp in Maine in order to build leadership skills and create a new generation of peace.
    Get it from Kiss My Face, $7.49 »
  • Yoga for Beginners Kit | GRANDPARENTS 22 of 25
    Yoga for Beginners Kit | GRANDPARENTS
    Yoga and meditation are some of the most beneficial mind and body relaxation tools, which is why we like this affordable beginner’s kit to get that stressed person in your life started on a more peaceful path. The kit comes with a yoga mat, yoga brick, yoga strap, two full-length instructional DVDs and a guided meditation.
    Get it from Gaiam, $23.98 »
  • A Day at the Spa from Abes Market | GRANDPARENTS 23 of 25
    A Day at the Spa from Abes Market | GRANDPARENTS
    It can be difficult to find an all-natural spa package with a high level of luxury, which is why we love this gift set from Abe’s Market. Packed with everything from bath wash to herbal tea, it’s the very definition of healthy beauty.
    Get it from Abe’s Market, $58 »
  • Kiehls Crème de Corps Collection, Holiday Set | GRANDPARENTS 24 of 25
    Kiehls Crème de Corps Collection, Holiday Set | GRANDPARENTS
    Even the woman who has everything will suddenly “need” this ultra-moisturizing collection from Kiehl’s, including body wash cream, milk and honey polish, crème de corps, lip balm, facial cream and a line-reducing concentrate.
    Get it from Neiman Marcus, $59 »
  • Palm Springs Getaway at the Del Marcos Hotel | GRANDPARENTS 25 of 25
    Palm Springs Getaway at the Del Marcos Hotel | GRANDPARENTS
    Head back to a simpler time in this iconic retro-inspired hotel located in the heart of legendary Palm Springs. Designed in 1947 by famed architect William F. Cody, you’ll slip into a time where all of the stress and responsibilities of everyday life don’t exist — especially since this is an adults-only oasis. And even though you might feel like you’re in the 1950s, there’s still wireless Internet to Skype in with the grandkids.
    Book a room at Del Marcos hotel, starting at $139 »
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