With Christmas not that far away I have been busy looking at great gift ideas this Christmas. My gift guide for her is full of great gift ideas any woman would love to open this Christmas Day. From stocking filler gifts to those a little more expensive.
Crazy Rumours Lip Balms
Lip Balms are always found in our handbags no matter what the season to help keep our lips in top condition. Crazy Rumours Lip Balms come in a range of zodiac signs. I chose the Aries (which is my star sign to try), which has a flavour profile of
- Fresch Citrus
- Aromatic Spice
- Berry Blend
There is a lip balm for every zodiac sign, as well as other ranges which include Fun Flavours and Adventurous Flavours
Everyone loves a candle, especially at Christmas, Kindred Fires have a lovely range of candles in various designs that you can personalise.
The candles have a burn time of 40 hours and are hand poured. They come in a variety of fragrances to suit anyones taste.
You can never go wrong with a gift of perfume, like this gift set from Perfume Direct. Angel from Mugler gift set comprises of a perfume, a travel perfume and shower gel.
If you are looking for a gift that is eco friendly without the plastic packaging, but also skin friendly Balade En Provence have a range of solid beauty bars everyone will love.
- Baume De Nuit Solide – A solid night cream night balm wiht a long lifespan (1 bar is equivalent to 2 jars of moisutriser). Wtih fewer natural organic ingredients the solid balm calm be used as a nourishing moisturiser in the evening and hydrates your face while you sleep. So you wake up with smooth, soft skin.
- Super-Rich Body Bar – A rich body bar that is a gentle and nourishing daily cleanser. Enriched with a blend of coconut oil and shea butter which is infused with a delicate orange blossom scent.
- Solid Face Cleanser – A gentle facial cleansing bar that hydrates and soothes the skin. Leaving your face feeling great and looking radiant. Enriched with French green clay to remove make up and impurities rosehip oil to lock in moisture and aloe vera to calm redness and breakouts. A perfect cleanser for morning and evening use.
- Bebe Pur Cleanser for Baby & Mother – Formulated for babies, pregnant women and those who have sensitive skin. The bar is 100% natural & fragrance free cleanser for the face, hair and body. Enriched with coconut oi, grapeseed oil, colza oil, clay and shea butter to soothe, moisturise and protect the skin, hair and scalp.
If you are not a fan of carrying around your purse or cards, or are just popping out quickly K-Pay has the answer to this. They have a range of items including the above Milan Bracelet that you can pre-load and use to pay for items. Or if you travel on trains, buses, tubes you can use it to tap the contact part and not worry about having your card or phone in your hand which can get dropped or lost. With a range of bracelets in different styles, to keyrings and pendants, this will be a great gift to receive this Christmas
- Milk Bottles
- Cola Bottles
- Strawberry Milkshakes
- Bananas & Shrimps
- Fizzy Peaches
- Fizzy Sour Cherries
- Chocolate Lime Parcels (vegetarian)
- Rhubarb & Custard (vegetarian)
- Pear Drops (vegetarian)
- Traditional Mint Humbugs (vegetarian)
- Sherbert Lemons (vegetarian)
- Strawberry Bonbons (vegetarian)
Swizzels Sweet Hamper
One of my new favourite online stores Neve’s Bees is a Mother and Daughter team who make their own beauty products from their bees. They have a range of products and a lovely selection of gift packs including this Everything Looks Rosey Gift Pack. The Pack includes
- 1 x Rosey Hand Salve in a 30ml tin
- 1 x Rosey Lip Balm in an 8ml slider tin
- Wrapped in a brown paper packaging gift box
The gift set is perfect to pop in your handbag to carry with you at all times
If your feet get tired after a busy day Neve’s Bees Intensive Peppermint Foot Butter is a must have. The foot butter will refresh and moisturise your feet. Great for him, her or couples.
A 3-in-1 Lip Liner, Lipstick and Lip Plumper. Great for giving your fuller and more defined lips without resorting to more extreme measures.
A perfect shade for all skin colours and formulated with plumping ingredients that stimulate collagen when applied to your lips
A hydrating, plumping and long lasting lip plumping treatment. Created for those that want to reduce fine lines on their lips and achieve a fuller more defined pout.
Unlike other similar products CODE LIP will not irritate your lips, but instead will redefine the natural contours of the lips.
If you have trouble sleeping Health & Her have developed an all natural balm to help you fall asleep and stay asleep. With a combination of Lavender and Clary Sage blended with Sweet Almond Oil, which supports relaxation when massaged into pulse points. Which will help maintain a healthy sleep.
Self-Heating Eye Masks
7 individually wrapped sleepmasks, that are air activated. Due to hormones sleep problems are common in women. These sleep masks will help you drift away to a good nights sleep. Simply slip the loops over your ears and wait for the air-activated warmth to gently relax you into a restful sleep.
What better gift than the gift of sleep this Christmas
If you know an animal lover and would love to help a charity while also doing your Christmas Shopping. The Dogs Trust have a great range of gift ideas including
- Build a Bee Hotel
- And many more gift ideas
Mum and Baby
If you know a Mum with a baby the Aveeno Mum and Baby Gift Set will make a much loved gift. The set includes
- AVEENO® Daily Moisturising Lotion 300ml – specially formulated with colloidal oatmeal and is clinically proven to moisturise for 24 hours
- AVEENO® Baby Daily Care Hair & Body Wash 300ml – gently cleanses dry and sensitive baby skin from top to toe
- AVEENO® Baby Daily Care Moisturising Lotion 150ml – specially designed for the first few weeks of life, keeping dry and delicate skin moisturised for 24hours
- Soft teddy bear comforter
Jonhson’s have been a well known brand for parents for a long time. One thing that we al have is the bedtime routine where we bath and get them settled. Johnson’s Bedtime range is specially formulated to help soothe them from their day.
If she loves a tipple Il Gusto have a huge range of flavoured gins, spirits and liquors. You can also choose which bottles they are in including these cute snowmen.
Slow Ageing offer a range of products that give a holistic approach to total wellbeing. Combining antioxidant rich circulation stimulating products with skin’ergy massage and the practises of slow living. To slow down the effects of time with visible results on your skin.
- Essential Bath Essence – A sensorial elixir of relaxing, soothing pure essential oils to bring mind and body into harmonious balance. Suitable for all ages and all skin types.
- Essential Firming Body Essence -Restore and reinvigorate with five pure essential oils in one powerful body cocktail for your softest ever skin. Suitable for all ages and all skin types
- Essential Facial Essence – Our most powerful radiance booster, with antioxidant-rich pure essential oils. Nourish, re-energise and restore harmonious balance for a beautiful glowing complexion. Suitable for all ages and all skin types.
You may be surprised but one product I have found this year is face mists, and I love them Seilich has a range of face mists that are 100% Natural, 100% Palm oil free, 95% Organic, 96% UK sourced, 95% Wildlife Friendly, 96% Low Carbon, 100% Vegan, 100% Cruelty free, 100% GMO free. In the following fragrances
- Rose and Mallow
- Mint and Yarrow
- Chamomile and Wild Carrot
Something we rarely buy ourselves but use daily is a water bottle. ION8 have a huge range of bottles including this leakproof one touch bottle.
An item in every womans wardrobe is leggings, they are great for wearing during the day or dressing up for an evening out. I love Love Leggings as they are comfortable, great quality and wash well. A perfect gift this Christmas
Whether you are in a rush in the mornings and not enough time to drink your morning cuppa, doing the school run or even taking the dog for a walk on a cold day. The Ohelo tumbler is great for keeping your drink warm. Features
- Vacuum insulated, double walled high grade 18/8 stainless steel
- Hot for up to 6 hours, cold for up to 12 hours
- 100% leakproof lids
- Drink from any angle. A simple twist turns it from sip mode to 100% leakproof.
- Innovative stainless steel mesh attachment has multiple uses: tea strainer, protein shaker, milkshake mixer – and many more. Both the mesh and its seal can be removed when not in use
- Coffee shop compliant – just refill and go!
- BPA, BPS and BPF free
- Lead-free powder coat for slip-resistant high-end finish
- 360° Laser etched artwork that won’t fade
- Lead-free solder
- Internal thread makes your drinking experience more enjoyable if you remove the lid to use as a coffee cup when you are not on-the-go
- Electropolished interior provides high resistance to bacteria build-up, increased corrosion-resistance and an easy clean surface
- Mouth wide enough for ice cubes OR scoops of protein powder
- Fits most cupholders
- Reusable and recyclable
- Packaging that is both recycled and recyclable
If you have an animal lover in your home and want to get a gift with a meaning this year why not look at Miracle’s Mission. A charity who aim to provide a place of safety for animals in danger, to educate on the needs of neutering both pets and strays and to neuter stray dogs and cats to prevent the birth of more animals onto the streets. We also rehabilitate and re-home dogs in need, often with disabilities, from our UK rescue base.
You can help by visiting their shop and purchasing Christmas dinner or a Christmas toy for a dog who needs it
The Smart Screen has recently been launched, and is a revolutionary high-end quality cleaning cloth. Designed to keep your phone, tablet or any other devices looking brand new. The Smart Screen has an antibacterial Silver Ion agent introduced into the weave process, which will remain effective for up to 15 washes. The cloth is small enough to fit into your pocket or handbag. Available in a range of colours.
Only you know what she likes, how about making up a hamper full of the beauty treats she loves. Where she can give herself some tlc. Head over to my recent post with a few tlc ideas.
Something I do not think any of us would have thought about last Christmas was hand sanitisers. As we now use them daily it is nice to find alternatives to the usual brands you find on the high street. Purdy & Figg have a 3 pack with different fragrances. Consisting of
- Charlotte’s Floral – Rose geranium is the star of this feminine, timeless blend. Combined with the antiseptic and cleansing lemon citrus oil and vetiver, the overall effect is fresh all the while bringing reviving anti-microbial properties to play.
- Wild Woody – Blended with the precious & grounding vetiver, an aromatic woody coriander seed containing antiviral properties and the cleansing, purifying juniper berry. This subtle scent will leave you with a serene sense of calm and peace.
- Original Citrus – The uplifting fragrance of pink grapefruit, sweet orange, and the aromatic naiouli flower power our beloved original citrus hand sanitiser. Energising with anti-depressant and natural anti-bacterial properties.
They have been clinically proven to kill 99.99% of bacteria, keep your hands soft and clean. Also quick drying so you are not left with sticky hands. These will make the perfect gift this Christmas
Great Lakes Collagen Hydrolysate
There are many ways we can protect our skin from drying out including getting a good night’s sleep, drinking more fluids and by taking certain supplements. Great Lakes Collagen Hydrolysate combines all of this! The hydrolysed collagen supplement is odourless and flavourless, meaning that you can drink it with any fluid, hot or cold. Other benefits include aiding restful sleep, promoting rapid cell growth, and renewing your natural collagen stores to restore health to your skin, hair and nails!
One thing we love is to look after our skin and health, one way we can achieve this is through supplements. Nature’s Bounty have a range of supplements to help us achieve this
Beautiful Skin Gummies
- Provides 100mg of hyaluronic acid
- Vitamin C supports collagen production 1
- Vitamin E & zinc provide antioxidant support & cell protection 1
- Includes biotin to support healthy skin 1
- Suitable for vegans
- Gluten free
- Delicious raspberry flavour
- High strength vitamin D
- The ‘sunshine’ vitamin
- Provides bone & muscle support1
- Also supports immunity2
- Suitable for vegetarians
Embryolisse Lait-Creme Concentrate
COSRX Acne Pimple Master Patch
CORSX Acne Pimple Master Patch will be a gift will be a saviour when an unwelcomed spot arrives. Each little patch is an overnight fixer for whiteheads, blackheads, pustules and papules, as they breakdown the bacteria inside the spot whilst moisturising the skins surface to speed up healing.
Funderm Pimple Buster Duo
Funderm Pimple Buster Duo is a brilliant duo of products to help keep spots at bay, including the WAS Bad Anti-Pimple Gel and LAVI DAVI Gummies. Both products products contain their signature ‘In & Out’ Prebiotic & Probiotic formula which targets the causes of problem skin from within, so you feel confident outside.
If you suffer with dry skin Shea Moisture have products that will help your skin to feel less dry and irritated
African Black Soap Soothing Body Wash
Experience a soothing cleanse with Shea Moisture African Black Soap Soothing Body Wash, a gentle formula enriched with natural and certified organic ingredients.
Suitable for severely dry skin, the gently cleansing body wash delicately lifts away dirt and impurities while moisturising the skin and balancing oiliness to promote a clearer appearance. Its dose of soothing Oat extract helps to calm irritated skin while absorbing excess oil, and moisturising Aloe has a calming effect on dry, sensitive skin. Packed full of beneficial ingredients, the conditioning body wash also contains antioxidant Vitamin E to protect against external aggressors. Skin feels cleansed, calmed and hydrated. Suitable for severely dry skin.
African Black Soap Soothing Body Lotion
Treat your skin to the hydrating properties of Shea Moisture African Black Soap Soothing Body Lotion.
Formulated with a naturally soothing blend of African Black Soap and organic Shea Butter, the body lotion helps to calm and moisturise severely dry skin. Specially formulated for problem skin, the ultra-rich lotion envelops the body in a nourishing cocoon infused with Oats and Aloe Vera. Suitable for severely dry skin.
If you know someone who suffers wiyh thin or thinning hair, how about a confidence boosting Christmas Gift. Mane have a range of products that will thicken the hair and leave them ready for the festive season.
Hair Thickening Shampoo & Conditioner
Mane Hair Thickening Shampoo has been specially formulated to thicken, protect and strengthen your hair as well as help your hair to re-grow. Available in an convenient 100 ml tube – it can travel with you in your luggage or sports bags to complement your hair care regime. Use with the Mane Hair Thickening Conditioner for fuller, healthier hair.
Mane Hair Thickening Shampoo is unisex and can be used with both the Mane Hair Thickener and Mane Hair Thickening Fibres. We recommend that you use the Mane Hair Thickening Conditioner before you apply the Mane Hair Thickening Fibres.
Hair Thickening Spray and Root Concealer
Mane Hair Thickening Spray and Root Concealer is a spray specially developed to provide instantly thicker, natural looking hair. Using micro mineral particles, the spray will bond to your remaining hair helping to change the way you look and feel in seconds. Available in 12 different shades, you can mix and match to achieve the perfect colour tone to blend with your own hair. You can also use this spray to cover over roots between hair dyes – quick and easy.
Seal and Control
Mane Seal & Control complements the Mane Hair Thickening Spray to help maintain your hair style and seal in your application. Designed scientifically to work with the Mane Hair Thickening Spray, the Seal & Control product contains special resins that will help bond the Thickener spray to your hair and also help maintain your hair style, making your naturally looking thicker hair last longer. The Seal & Control spray also has the added benefit of making the Hair Thickening spray water, wind and perspiration resistant. It will also retain control during sport and can even be used whilst swimming.
The Seal & Control and Hair Thickening spray can be easily removed with shampoo.
The Fenjal range is enriched with nourishing plant oils, all of our products are formulated by skincare experts to give you silky soft skin that looks, feels and smells beautiful, every day.
- Classic Bath Bubbles – leaves your skin feeling soft, smooth and delicately fragranced with Fenjal classic scent
- Classic shower Oil – designed to lock in moistue to leave the skin feeling irresistibly soft and smooth
- Classic Body Oil – designed to leave skin looking radiant and feeling silky soft
- Classic Body Lotion – designed for long lasting moisturisation and hydration to leave skin feeling nourished and silky soft
- Classic Body Spray – skin will be left moisturised and perfumed
This is the perfect gift for someone who suffers with noise, if their partner snores and they can not sleep. Or for those with noise sensitivity. Loop earplugs come in three choices depending on the noise level.
- Experience Pro
They are also eco friendly as you can wash them and reuse.
Have you seen my other Christmas Gift Guides to help you find the perfect gift