16 Pampering Gifts for a Friend in Need of Self-Care
Gifts to help her relax
A gift certificate for a day at the spa is an obvious way to treat someone who could stand to relax a little, but if she's really time-strapped, there's a good chance that gift will just gather dust in a desk drawer. Whether she's a high-power executive, a frazzled mom, or simply stressed by all that the holidays bring, these gifts will make it easy to unwind in the comfort of her own home.
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L’Artisan Parfumeur Provence Ball
Lano Holiday Hand Duo Pack and Lemonaid Bauble
To buy: $16–$24; nordstrom.com
This way to silky-smooth hands and a pillowy pout.
Pendleton Spider Rock Wool Throw
Vionic Marley Slippers
Kiehl's Calendula & Aloe Soothing Hydration Masque
Hand Knitted Cable Style Dori Pouf
Pinzon Faux Fur Throw Blanket
Herbivore Botanicals Coco Rose Coconut Oil Body Polish
Jonathan Adler Women's Pop Bourbon Candle
To buy: $42; amazon.com
Not only does this Jonathan Adler candle smell amazing (it has notes of cognac, plum, and cedar), but it doubles as a gorgeous home accent, thanks to the chic mirrored glass cup. Even better: it has a long burn time, so she can use enjoy it long after the holidays have ended.
Zuo Modern Pearl Table Lamp
Homedics Ellia Gather Ultrasonic Diffuser
To buy: $127; amazon.com
Adding aromatherapy to your self-care routine can help enhance your relaxation and melt stress away. This ceramic woven diffuser adds style to any room. It delivers the scent of essential oils, and also has a remote-powered light that changes color. The device can also play a variety of soothing sounds.
Caswell-Massey Verbena Bar Soap Set
Pottery Barn Faux Fur Slippers
To buy: $30; potterybarn.com
Fight the winter blues and cold feet with these creamy white slippers. The touch of faux fur—which comes in four colors, with at least one to satisfy even the pickiest person on your list—dresses them up, but it’s the super soft, cushy fabric that will delight whoever opens up this gift.
Jonathan Adler Eyes Jet Set Travel Kit
Everlane Cashmere Square V-Neck Cardigan
Ren Moroccan Rose Duo Gift
To buy: $45; amazon.com
Treat someone to this lavish set. The intoxicating aroma of Moroccan rose will transform their bathroom to a spa when they crack open the body wash and after they step out of the shower, their softened skin will be taken a step further when the super hydrating body lotion is applied.