Everyone could do with a bit more relaxation and self-care in their lives. It’s so often that life takes over and we forget to care for ourselves. You don’t have to be a yogi, wellness guru or gym bunny to appreciate a bit of self-love. This gift list is perfect for anybody in need of some pampering. Help a loved one to channel some inner peace or create some space to relax with one of these pretty ‘zen’ Christmas goodies.
The Positive Wellness Journal, The Positive Planners
It’s all in the planning! This journal gives fantastic daily guidance to anyone on a path towards a happy and healthy mind, body and soul.
Anti Ageing Silk Pillow Case, Hollistic Silk
We all know the importance of getting enough sleep; firstly for our overall health and, secondly, for our beauty regimes. A silk pillowcase reduces frizz, while a silk eye mask combats facial creases.
The Self Care Cookbook, Bookspeed
I know how easy it is to get into the routine of cooking the same meals week-in, week-out. Spice things up with this plant-based cookbook.
Sunshine Candle, The Kentish Soap Company
Self-care is about having healthy habits and rituals. I love to have some candles burning as part of my evening unwind ritual and Kentish Soap Co. has a divine selection of soy candles to choose from.
Self Care Isn’t Selfish, m.a.d.e
A clever little reminder pin for when we’re putting ourselves at the bottom of the pile and very close to burn out!
Personalised Yoga Mat, Koko Blossom
Any yogi pal would love to receive this personalised mat. Or maybe you’ve got someone in mind who needs some motivation to get moving again.
Self-heating eye mask, Spacemasks
Tried-and-tested, Spacemasks are a really simple way to switch on the relaxation button and relieve any tiredness and tension.
Brazil SAD Light, Lumie
A ‘must’ for anyone who feels extra blue in the winter months — isn’t that all of us? These lights are proven to boost mood and make you feel more energised.
Luxury Bath Gift Set, 100 Acres
Go 100% natural with this nourishing 100 Acres gift set. The set of bubble bath, body wash, body oil and bath salts is made in Britain by botanical artisans and — take it from me — it smells absolutely fantastic.
Mia Smart Facial Cleansing Brush, Clarisonic
Using the Clarisonic beauty device is a good habit to get into. It exfoliates, cleanses and helps the absorption of skincare. It also leaves your skin looking and feeling amazing.
The Hygge Box, Alice & Peg
Give someone the gift of ‘hygge’ — the Danish word for joy and cosiness. This box of candles, teas and chocolate is the definition of relaxation.
Lemongrass and Peppermint Bath Oil and Soap, Mariana London
If there’s any excuse for pampering sesh, it’s receiving this luscious bath and oil set. Lock the bathroom door, light the candles and relax…
Luxury Sleep Gift Set, The Oil Hut
Sleep health and hygiene starts with the right environment. Place the diffuser beside your bed, spritz your pillow and dab some sleep oil onto your pulse points.
Manuka Honey, Manuka Direct
Add this healing manuka honey to smoothies, combine lemon and ginger in hot water or eat raw from a spoon. As a natural antibiotic and antiseptic, it can also be used on cuts and wounds. There are so many benefits to this wonderful honey.
Calm CBD Hemp Oil, Grass & Co.
This is a good starter into the world of CBD oils. It’s a blend of calming ingredients: CBD, mint, chamomile and ashwaghanda.
Destress Herbal Tincture, Blooming Blends
Know someone who’s feeling particularly unsettled or anxious? A de-stress tincture from Blooming Blends can help to soothe symptoms of anxiety and panic.
Kombucha Home Kit, Boo Chi
Kombucha can be hugely beneficial for the whole family’s health. But making it yourself? Where on earth do you start? Get creating from scratch with this wonderful kombucha kit.
Looking to update your wardrobe, buy a gift or treat yourself?
You will find a gorgeous range of jewellery, accessories and clothes on TLM Edit, all hand-picked by The London Mummy.
Personalised Leather Yoga Strap, Vida Vida
Any yogi friend will love this classy leather strap that can be personalised with a name, initials or message.
Cleansing and nourishing your skin is crucial in any self care routine. Start strong with this divine facial oil from Aesop.
The Full Tour, A Cook’s Tour
Self-care for the stomach! A Cook’s Tour is a pretty special gift to treat any couple. It features two cook-alongs each month for two people. Great for picking up some new culinary skills.
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