Mother’s Day is around the corner. Step outside the box and get Mom something she can actually use and enjoy rather than the typical card she expects from you every year.
Beauty products are a gift that keep on giving because they last longer than an afternoon and every time Mom slathers on the hand cream or lights the candle you gave her, she’ll remember how lucky she is to have such a thoughtful kid like you.
Give your mom a reason to look forward to Mother’s Day with one of these luscious beauty treats.
Give Mom a break this year with an award winning Certified Organic Anti-Aging Serum by Intelligent Nutrients. Packed with food grade intellimune antioxidants that help restore collagen and elastin, slow down unnecessary premature aging, and ultimately help cells live longer, your mother will be singing praises because, for the first time, she might actually be able to pass as your sister.
Intelligent Nutrients Certified Organic Anti-Aging Serum, $60, available at Intelligent Nutrients
Instead of buying Mom flowers this year, help her smell like one with Ahava’s Mineral Botanic Cream Wash in Lotus & Chestnut. This lotion-like body wash feels like brushed velvet when applied to the skin. Packed with healthy Dead Sea minerals, Macadamia oil and rich organic plant extracts, this beautifully fresh scented, ultra gentle wash will leave your mother’s skin feeling truly nourished.
Ahava Botanic Cream Wash in Lotus & Chestnut, $22, available at Ahava
Mom worked hard crating you around town, baking you cookies after school, being your shoulder to cry on. Give her a break with Naturopathica’s Lemon Verbena Hand and Body Cream. A soothing aloe paired with citrus notes combine to create this truly luxurious hand cream.
Naturopathica Lemon Verbena Hand and Body Cream, $26, available at Naturopathica
A day at the spa is just that, only a day. Why not make every shower a spa-like experience with Fresh Rice Dry Oil? The antioxidant rich oil seeps into damp skin immediately after application and leaves the skin scented with camellia and grapefruit, allowing Mom to feel relaxed and rejuvenated.
Fresh Rice Dry Oil, $48, available at Fresh
The Body Shop
Inspire your mom to let her hair down with The Body Shop’s Grapeseed Glossing Serum. This small bottle packs miracles when it comes to frizz and smoothing control. Grapeseed oil is known for its moisture producing qualities. Just apply a few drops to the tips of hair for a healthy shine.
The Body Shop Grapeseed Glossing Serum, $12, available at The Body Shop
Let your mom know she’s special by gifting her with a Le Labo candle scented in Sental 26. The candle packs robust aromas of violet, cardamom, sandal wood, amber, musk, and vanilla that, when inhaled, may fool your mom into believing she’s in a French countryside. Bonus: each candle is mixed on demand, just after an order is placed, and comes in a thick, heavy, reusable glass with a customized name and address printed on the label, specific to your order.
Le Labo Jasmin 17 Candle, $70, available at Barneys New York
Voluspa by James Boyce
Help your mom heal her over worked hands with Voluspa Sommelier hand soap and lotion by James Boyce, a renowned chef frequently featured in cooking publications and on television. These soothing and healing products compliment culinary scents to create a truly refreshing experience.
Voluspa by James Boyce Sommelier Hand Soap and Lotion, $29.50 each, available at ChefJamesBoyce.com
Help your mom feel like the queen she is by rewarding her with a collection of Bath Bombs from Lush. The Rose Queen Bomb releases a beautifully floral aroma along with rose petals to help your mom sit back and relax into a bathing experience that is truly fit for a queen.
Lush Rose Queen Bomb, $4.95, available at Lush
Yes To Blueberries is offering a ‘facial in a box’ for a discounted Mother’s Day rate. The kit includes an eye firming treatment, daily moisturizer, and cleansing facial towelettes. This is a deal you and your mom can definitely say Yes to!
Yes To Facial Radiance Kit, $29.99 until supplies run out (regularly $47.99), available at YesToCarrots.com
Give your mom the best of the best with RMS Beauty Lip & Skin Balm, winner of Allure Magazine’s Best of Beauty Award. Each ingredient was selected for its natural healing abilities and helps to smooth fine lines and heal, protect, and hydrate skin for a smoother, more youthful look.
RMS BeautyLip & Skin Balm, $25, available at SpiritBeautyLounge.com