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Pampering Christmas gifts everyone will love

BY Jenessa Williams

18th Dec 2018 Christmas

Pampering Christmas gifts everyone will love

With Christmas very nearly upon us and the majority of gifts already under the tree (or frantically scrawled on a shopping list), it’s time to turn attention to the stocking fillers. If you’re lacking ideas, take your pick from our guide below… 

A long-term love: Jo Malone Bath Soap, £15

Known for their powerful, lingering scents, a Jo Malone soap isn’t your standard supermarket number. 

Featuring their classic combinations of blackberry & bay, lime basil & mandarin and pomegranate noir, there is something to suit every gender and taste, all clad in wonderfully festive waxed paper. 


A new partner: Molton Brown Festive Shower Gel Bauble, £10 each or £25 for a gift set of three

For a newer companion, shower gel makes a practical but thoughtful gift. 

Molton Brown’s Christmas range add a touch of fun with their bauble packaging, and deliciously themed scents—frankincense & allspice, oud & gold and muddled plum are just some of their current offering. 


Your children: Clarins Beautiful Lips Collection, £17.60 / Johnny’s Chop Shop Superior Grooming, £20

For a daughter on the go, Clarins’ Beautiful lips collection is £17 well spent. 

Containing a lip oil, two glosses and a lipstick, these miniatures slip easily into a handbag to maintain well-hydrated lips. 

If your son sports a beard, the superior grooming set may well be up their street. Presented by the cult barbershop chain, the set includes a hair clay, face wash, face balm, conditioning shampoo and a pocket comb. 


A grandchild: BH Cosmetics Foil Eyes 28 Colour Eyeshadow Palette, £13

Embrace a youngster’s burgeoning interest in cosmetics with a fun, colourful eyeshadow palette. 

BH Cosmetics are known for a huge array of colours, featuring 28 of their brightest in the vegan-friendly metallic pack which works just as well for glamorous disco looks as it does character face paints. 


A parent or sibling: This Works The Big Bang Cracker, £13

For the parent or sibling who deserves some much-needed rest, This Works have the answer. 

Their Big Bang cracker offers a festive miniature version of their hugely popular “big sleep” products, including a plush sleep mask and deep sleep pillow spray, infused with calming lavender and patchouli oil. 


Best friend: ESPA Time For Calm, £22

Encourage rebalancing, comfort and restoration in time for the New Year by gifting a friend the ESPA Calm set. 

Presented in a keepsake-worthy box, it contains a bath oil, body oil and restorative balm, infused with sweet orange and rose geranium to encourage hydration, loosening of tight muscles and an overall sense of wellbeing. 


Next-door neighbour: Spear & Jackson Hand Cream In A Box, £6

For a friendly neighbour who’s always around for a chat or assistance, the Spear & Jackson Gardener’s Hand Cream makes a lovely present. 

Lightly fragranced and formulated with quick absorption, the cheerful packaging belies the highly reasonable price tag—affordable enough to treat everybody in the street! 

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