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Thoughtful Christmas gift ideas

Thoughtful Christmas gift ideas
Ellie Taylor
Writer and expert3 years ago
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For many of us Christmas is a special time of year to show appreciation to your loved ones and the best way to do this is with a meaningful gift. Whether it’s for your Mum, bestie or work colleague we’ve pulled together some of our favourite thoughtful Christmas gift ideas to help you out. 

For the one who deserves to relax

If your loved one's always on the move and never stops, treat them to a relaxing gift this Christmas. The NEOM Limited Edition Real Luxury 3 Wick Candleis infused with a natural fragrancethat is released as soon as the wicks are lit. A cocktail of Lavender, Brazilian Rosewood and Jasmine fills the air, caressing the senses and urging you to sit back and recharge after a challenging day. An impressive 50-hours of burn time is achieved thanks to the inclusion of three wicks, allowing your loved one to enjoy the aroma all Christmas. Another great indulging gift is the ESPA Relax and Tone. The set includes ESPA’s most nourishing body products, creating the perfect ritual to relieve and invigorate active bodies. Use them to help release tension through a massage and experience the sense of total body relaxation. To finish off a perfect night of pampering treat them to the Origins Sensational Souffles Body Souffle Trio to Smooth, Soften and Hydrate. Formulated to provide instant, long-lasting, skin-smoothing moisture, the soufflés leave your complexion buttery-soft and smelling heavenly. 

For the one who likes to get glam

Treat your loved one to our must-have cosmetics to keep them glam throughout the festive season. Let them shine the night away with the BECCA Liquid and Light Highlight Kit. Uniting two travel-sized formulas, this kit is guaranteed to make you sparkle. Designed to be used on both the face and body, this dynamic duo gives a gorgeous glow from head to toe. Another great thoughtful gift for any makeup lover is the Urban Decay Stoned Vault. Housed in a stunning case, the 10-piece, gemstone-inspired makeup collection features the all-vegan Stoned Vibes Eyeshadow Palette, 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencils, a Multi-FacetedHighlighter, and a Multidimensional Lip Gloss. Perfect to add to their collection! If they’re all about the lips treat them to the MAC Fireworked Like a Charm Mini Lipgloss Kit. This limited-edition gloss trio features three MAC lipglass shades in pink hues to create a dazzling pout. The lipglosses arrive housed in a frosted, fuzzy pink pouch to keep your beauty essentials safe on the go. 

For the one who likes to indulge in scent

For many, fragrance is what Christmas is all about. It’s the time to stock up on staple scents or the chance to indulge in something new. If your loved one is a fragrance fanatic, we have the perfect gifts to treat them with. The Molton Brown Milk Musk Fragrance Gift Setembodies femininity with sweet notes of Pear and Peach, along with creamy Vanilla and Tonka Bean. Including an Eau de Toilette and a Bath & Shower Gel, the set will leave you feeling sweet all day long. Another thoughtful fragrance gift is the Jo Malone London Cologne Intense Collection. The set contains a variety of deeply sensual scents perfect to match any mood and occasion. If you’re after a touch of masculinity treat them to the Armani Code Homme Christmas Gift Set.Uniting a travel and full-sized cologne with the matching shower gel, this holy trinity will wrap the body in an irresistible scent making it the perfect gift for someone you love. 

For the one who likes to stay groomed

If you’re after a thoughtful gift for a man in your life try The Ritual of Samurai Travel Shave Set.Inspired by the empowering grooming rituals of Japanese Samurai, the setcontains all you need to maintain a sharp look on-the-go. A perfect addition for the modern gentleman.If they’re a proud beard owner treat them to the Murdock London Brewer St. Collection. The set includes a Pre-Shave Oil to soften and prepare the facial hair, a luxurious Shaving Cream to cushion the blade and a soothing Post Shave Balm to finish. To help them complete their grooming regime, gift them theTommy Hilfiger Tommy For Men Cologne Spray. Recommended for daytime wear, the scent is a refreshing and spicy amber fragrance, as American as apple pie and as equally inviting. This masculine blend possesses a mix of Florida grapefruit, Cape Cod cranberry, Iowa lavender, Kentucky blue grass, and Midwestern spearmint. 

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Ellie Taylor
Writer and expert
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As a beauty fanatic I'm always on the lookout to try and experiment with new products! I’ve been writing about everything beauty for over 3 years and specialise in skincare so have plenty of tips and tricks to help put blemishes at bay and get your complexion glowing. Whilst being a content writer at LOOKFANTASTIC I’ve had the opportunity to collaborate with incredible brands including Tom Ford, Dolce & Gabbana and La Mer, taking my understanding of the industry to the next level. In the past I’ve been a freelance makeup artist and have collaborated with brands including NYX and Revolution Beauty on a personal level, sharing my makeup creations for the world to see. My ride or die brands have to be PIXI, Laura Mercier and Bobbi Brown and I can’t live without my trusty MAC Velvet Teddy!