Every year, you think long and hard about what to fill the holiday stockings with. You could buy candy coal for the fifth year or you can get them something they would actually be excited about: affordable items that the recipient would never have thought about purchasing on their own. This is your Oprah moment — bring joy to their everyday life.
Marvis Jasmine Mint Toothpaste
I would write a love letter to this Italian toothpaste if I could. The floral notes of jasmine turn something as mundane as brushing your teeth into an experience.
MUJI Makeup Facial Soft Cut Cotton Unbleached
Stop using your harsh makeup wipes and switch over to these organic cotton rounds. The feeling of 100 percent cotton gently grazing your skin is unmatched.
DrTung’s Tongue Cleaner
Do you know how much bacteria just sits idly on your tongue? This high-grade stainless-steel tongue scraper is everything you need to treat bad breath and remove bacteria.
Luna Sundara Palo Santo Smudging Sticks
Sometimes you think they may be the problem, but they are convinced that it is the “bad energy in the space.” This is the perfect gift for anyone who chants “good vibes only” before entering a party. Plus, the woodsy scent of Palo Santo in a room can help anyone relax.
Wet Brush Shower Flex Hair Brush
Wet brushes really work to get tangles out of both wet and dry hair. No more painful tugging — this brush is incredibly gentle on hair.
Sunday Riley All About Oils Discovery Kit
They are always talking about how they want to really shine in the new year. While you cannot help them with their inner radiance, you can help their complexion glow with these skin-loving face oils.
Roku Express HD Streaming Media Player
You have every streaming service under the sun, even Disney+ and Apple TV. It would be a shame if you were stuck watching it on your small laptop screen. Roku allows you to stream free over the internet to your television. It is super easy to set up and bonus points… it is compatible with Amazon’s Alexa.
PopSockets Tie-Dye Happy Face Swappable Phone Stand
Pop Sockets are incredibly useful for propping your phone up to watch YouTube videos while eating muesli in the morning. These sticky accessories come in a variety of designs and when collapsed stick flat on the electronic device.
SMALL FISH Organic Cotton Produce Bags
Plastic produce bags are horrible for the environment. These certified organic cotton mesh and hemp grain bags are perfect for fruits, veggies, fresh loaves of bread, chocolate covered pretzels, the works. If they are not going to save the planet on their own it is your job to nudge them in the right direction through gifts.
Tweezerman ProMaster Eyelash Curler
Once you use this stainless-steel curler you will never stop batting your eyes to get your way.
Esker Beauty Dry Brush
Dry body brushing works to exfoliate the skin, reduce the appearance of cellulite and give your immune system a boost. Pair it with a luxury body oil to bring the spa experience home.
Stasher Reusable Storage Bag
Stasher nontoxic pure platinum silicone bags make saving the planet easier! Now the turkey sandwich you eat every single day has a reusable home.
Touchland Power Mist Hand Sanitizer
These scented sanitizers keep germs at bay while simultaneously hydrating your hands with ingredients like aloe vera and essential oils.
VEHHE Metal Straws
For the friend that is always chasing the waiter down for a straw. Save her from a lifetime of dirty looks with a metal straw set.
Invisibobble Original Hair Tie
Creases are a thing of the past with these traceless hair rings. They do not tug on the hair and help prevent headaches from tight ponytails.
Bioderma Sensibio Micellar Water
This French pharmacy micellar water works great to remove makeup, break down dirt, and cleanse the skin with no irritation. Instant freshness without having to rinse with water.
Gaiam Yoga Barre Socks
If you noticed a while back that your sister was using the socks she got for free at the bounce house play gym for her Pilates and barre classes, a glamorous new pair is sure to change her life for the better.
Norate Brush Cleaning Mat
Having a silicone cleaning mat on hand makes it a lot easier to wash your makeup brushes regularly. The suction cups on the back allow the mat to stay in place as your rigorously scrub your brushes in the sink.
Rosebud Perfume Co. Lip Balm
Anyone who cares about themselves constantly has lip balm at arm’s length — desk, car, gym bag, underneath their bed. This minted rose soothing balm is a welcome addition to the collection.
Batiste Dry Shampoo
Even after trying the priciest dry shampoos I always come running back to Batiste. Guess they do not market it “world’s number one dry shampoo” for nothing.
Vadham Teas Classic Blush Set of 3 Loose Leaf Teas
They are the type of friend who always invites you over for tea and biscuits. You think the tradition is both sweet and antiquated, yet you support them for who they are, which is why you gifted them with this trio of Himalayan detox green tea, saffron masala chai and earl grey masala chai.
Allo Dreamy Lavender CBD Bath Bomb
We all know people who have not relaxed in years. While you cannot get them to take a break, you can get them to take a bath with this beautiful 35 milligrams of CBD bath bomb. Lavender is also known for its anti-stress properties, making it the perfect “please relax” gift.
Vertly Bath Salts
Taking a bath was already relaxing enough, but combine the natural powers of hemp, and you will find yourself in a state of bliss. Ease pain and relieve anxiety naturally with a quick soak.
DeoDoc Intimate Wash
They are someone who owns every beauty item under the sun. But, do they have a daily routine for their intimates? This doctor-developed gentle formula uses clean ingredients with the ideal pH level to leave the skin feeling fresh and pampered.
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