Gifts for Dad

Gifts for Dad

Dads can be notoriously hard to buy for at Christmas. Even if you know what they might like, you could be limited by budget or time. So, to make it easy for you, we’ve pulled together a few ideas to guide your search based on our personal favourites and best-sellers. Read on, and get a quick-fix on gifts for dad this Christmas.


Dad-pleasing giftsets

Who doesn’t love a gift set? You can’t go wrong when combining a favourite fragrance with other treats from the same designer brand when buying presents for men. If money’s tight, you can make a saving and still give your dad a thoughtful gift, or if you’d simply like to add a little extra stocking filler to the pile, they’re the perfect choice. You can shop for products like the Paco Rabanne Invictus aftershave and shower gel set, the Hugo Boss Bottled fragrance and deodorant combo. Or, there’s Davidoff’s best-selling Horizon gift set.

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Shaving and grooming treats


If you’d prefer to steer clear of fragrances, shaving and grooming products are a nice alternative. There’s everything from trendy brands for young-at-heart dads, to luxurious grooming products. Some of our gifts for him include the indulgent Men’s Society Beard Oil And Face Rag, The Bluebeards Revenge Scimitar Double Edge Razor, and for higher budgets, GENTLEMEN’S TONIC Facial Gift Set with gorgeous face scrub, cleanser and moisturiser.

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Electricals


There’s more gift ideas for men to make your dad happy this Christmas. You can also have a look at some of the latest and all-time popular electrical items. These items can range from the super-cool to the essential day-to-day products. Some examples to get you started include the Remington Dura Blade, and Braun’s 8 In 1 Multi Groom Face And Head Kit.

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Christmas Gifts Under ¶œ20

Christmas Gifts Under ¶œ20

Shopping on a budget can feel a bit limiting, especially when you want to buy something special. To help ease your woes, we have a whole list of gorgeous Christmas presents for under £20, so you can make your loved ones feel special without breaking the bank. From fragrances, to makeup, skincare, and bath and body, there’s something for everyone.


Fabulous fragrances

Designer scents and celebrity fragrances still make ideal Christmas presents, even on tighter budgets. Even choosy ladies will be won over by perfumes like Roberto Cavalli Just Cavalli Eau de Toilette Spray, and Vera Wang Rock Princess Eau de Toilette Spray. Or, for men, you can get hold of best-sellers like Calvin Klein Obsession Night for Men EDT Spray, and Roberto Cavalli Just Cavalli Men EDT Spray, all for under £20.

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Budget-friendly makeup


From handbag must-haves to winter complexion pick-me-ups, there’s more than a few affordable makeup gift ideas to keep any girl happy. From face, to eyes, lips and nails, you can grab a bargain on top brands. Technic Colour Fix Contour Palette Cream Foundation is the ultimate kit for sculpting and highlighting features. W7 Butter Kiss Lipstick have shades to suit any look while keeping lips moisturised in colder weather, and items like NYX’s Glam Eyeshadow are party favourites.

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Smart skincare


Lovely skincare gifts are a great way to make someone feel special. Ideal Christmas present for mum, daughter and best friends, you can find treat-worthy products for all ages. There’s also a great selection for men, just like luxury brand NUXE Men’s Multi-Purpose Eye Cream. For women, take a look at products like Yes To Tomatoes Detoxifying Gift Set, and NUXE Dry Oil Huile Prodigieuse New Formula made for beautifying face, body and hair.

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Beautiful bath and body treats

Relaxing in the tub is a good way of banishing the winter blues. Pamper them with gifts with a twist, like Bubble T’s Bath & Body Shower & Relax To The Max, or their funky Bath & Body Jars Of fizz Hibiscus & Acai Berry Tea.

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Christmas Party Makeup Picks

Christmas Party Makeup Picks

Scrubbing up and getting photo-ready for your Christmas party is easy with the right make-up. The winter months can play havoc with your skin, and as the year winds down, the energy levels can dwindle with it. Thankfully, there’s a beauty fix for any dilemma, so you can look your very best when your big end of year party comes around. Plus, some new makeup is the perfect gift for her, and can even be added to your own Christmas list if you need to drop a hint.


Essential makeup

Lips, nails and eyes are the key things to highlight when dressing up to the nines. A pop of lip colour, dramatic eye makeup, or party-ready nails are will all help you look and feel on top of your game. Darker, bolder colours are easy to wear at a Christmas party too, giving you the perfect excuse to be extra glam, and a pinch of colour will give you a healthy glow. NYX’s Cosmetic Powder Blush will add that flush to your cheeks, while nude lips are a perfect off-set to bolder eyes. And for a finishing touch, you can try glosses like High Definition’s Beauty Lip Gloss.

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Best beauty tools


Perfecting your look with the right tools will mean you’ll breeze through getting ready. Any good makeup bag will have quality applicators for your makeup, and replacing worn out brushes is a must. You can find great gift ideas for women like Billion Dollar Brows Take Back Your Brows Kit with a brow buddy, brow pencil, tweezers and scissors. For all your makeup bits and bobs, there are cosmetic purses like High Definition’s Beauty Makeup Bag, and handy additions like Daniel Sandler’s Liner/Blemish Brush will help you smooth away any imperfections.

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Luxury makeup


There’s never a better excuse to treat yourself to some luxury makeup treats than Christmas party season. Items like this make great Christmas presents too. Gorgeous products include MAC’s Eye Kohl, which lasts all night and can be used subtly or with dramatic effect. Liners like Bobbi Brown’s Lip Liner are an absolute must if you’re applying a darker shade of lipstick. Then there are clever multi-tasking products like NARS The Multiple, a creamy stick that can be used to apply a dash of colour to lips, eyes, cheeks, or your body.

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Secret Santa Gifts

Secret Santa Gifts

Everyone loves Secret Santa, but finding a gift for the person you’ve drawn can be a tricky business. If you don’t know them well, or you’ve got someone who’s hard to buy for, a little gift inspiration can help pull you out your funk. So, read on and see what we have in store for under £20, so you can surprise people with top gift ideas in your Secret Santa.

Fragrances
Whether you’re close to the person you’re buying for well or not, you can easily find a gorgeous perfume to impress. If you’re a little unsure of their taste, go for an all-time favourite, like Laurelle Parfums Femme Eau de Parfum , or Nino Cerruti 1881 Eau de Toilette Spray. You can find top fragrances like this for anywhere between £5 and £20, so there’s something for every budget.

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For men
Gifts for men can be particularly difficult to pin down, but a popular fragrance can be a great option. You can pick out top-selling aftershaves and colognes for your budget too. If they’re younger, something like Calvin Klein In2U Him Eau de Toilette Spray, or Joop Go Eau de Toilette Spray can work a treat. Or if they’re mature, modern types there’s best-sellers like Laurelle Parfums Executive Man Aqua EDT Spray, and Nino Cerruti 1881 Homme Eau de Toilette Spray.

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Beauty treats
The winter season is the time to take extra care of your skin, and beauty Christmas gifts will always be well received. Balance Vitamin C Power Serum will boost a tired complexion, and Anatomicals It’s Alcatraz For Spots Purifying Face Mask is the perfect post-party antidote. For men, pick out items like the clever L’OrǸal Men Expert Cool Power Anti-Perspirant.


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Makeup and more
Looking lovely is top priority over the Christmas period, and you can help a friend out by buying some makeup treats for their Secret Santa present. Calvin Klein’s CK One Volumising Mascara will give eyelashes a pick-me-up, and Bourjois Aqua Blush is a perfect handbag essential. Or, other Christmas gifts for her a gift set like NYX Intense Butter Lip Gloss Set is a great all-in-one present.


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Christmas Gifts for Mum’s

Christmas Gifts for Mum’s

What does every mum want for Christmas? We can tell you that a little bit of pampering will always go down well. Our selection of gift sets, bath and body treats, and candles will earn you serious Brownie points on Christmas Day. And if you’re not sure where to start, you can find some inspiration right here. Here’s just a few of our ultimate Christmas gift ideas that mums will love.

Lovely gift sets
If you’re short on time or money, you can still find a thoughtful gift for your mum. Shopping by budget always helps when you’re in a pinch. Or, you can seek out her favourite perfume if there’s something that she’ll really appreciate. Gift sets are popular gifts for her, with a sumptuous duo of fragrance and beauty products, making it feel just a little more special. Elie Saab’s Rose Couture gift set has a perfume and body lotion combo for starters. You can also find Gucci’s Bamboo fragrance and body lotion gift set, and the Calvin Klein Eternity shower gel and perfume duo.


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Luxurious bath and body products
Some quality me-time is the way to revitalise any busy mum. Bath and body gifts can give your mum the excuse to indulge in a bit of pampering. The good news is that you can find just the thing in good time for Christmas Day. Baylis and Harding have gorgeous bath and body gift sets, like their Sweet Mandarin & Grapefruit Bath Tub Set, with a shower crÇùme and body butter packaged in a cute mini bathtub. Crabtree & Evelyn’s Caribbean Island Wild Flower set includes a body wash, body lotion, and hand cream all in one box. Then there’s the lovely range from Scottish Fine Soaps, with products like their Au Lait Bath Care Box with hand lotion, shower gel, shower gel soap and moisturiser.

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Mood boosting candles and diffusers
For something a little different, a candle or diffuser can be the perfect, thoughtful gift. Often, these are the treats people don’t buy for themselves, and they are a nice little stocking filler too. A luxury brand will make more unusual gifts too, like Anatomicals‘ delicious A Real Wick Pleaser Orange & Cedar Candle, or Plum & Ashby’s candle and diffusers include a Honey and Amber Diffuser, and their Christmassy themed Advent Candle.


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Electrical Gifts

Electrical Gifts

If you’re running low on inspiration, our selection of fancy electricals can jazz up your Christmas gifts this year. Whether you’re buying for her or him, there’s a smart electrical item to suit. From hair, to face, body, beards and teeth, you can give your friends and family presents to primp, preen and polish with the touch of a button. Sound fun? Then read on to see what we have in store.

Getting body beautiful
The days of having to work extra hard to exfoliate, polish and pumice are long gone, thanks to a raft of smart electricals. From head to toe, brands like Babyliss, Beurer, Elvie and Remington have it all tied up. You can find the likes of the Remington Reveal Heated Eyelash Curler & Tweezers, Beurer Relaxing Aroma Therapy Foot Bath, and the Babyliss True Smooth Pedicure, all of which make great Christmas presents.


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Hair wonders
Styling your hair is easy with the right tools, and they make perfect gifts for women. Cool electricals like Tresemme’s Keratin Smooth Wand can tame even the unruliest locks, while Braun’s Satin Hair 7 Iontec Brush Black gives you a shine injection when your hair is feeling dull and lifeless. Essentials like Diva Rapida 3700 Pro Hair Dryer are fun and functional.

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For facing the day
If you want to give your loved one a salon-worthy gift to use at home, anytime, look no further. Top electricals targeting the face include the Magnitone BareFaced Vibra-Sonic Daily Cleansing Brush, and the Beurer Facial Sauna. Other products to tackle uneven complexions include the Tweezerman Bright Complexion Facial Dermaplaner.


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Men’s electricals
Electricals are a good way of nailing it when it comes to hard-to-buy-for men. And they’re not just for extra beauty-conscious males. These kinds of products are now big news across all ages, so you can be sure they’ll make great gifts for men. You can browse products like the Braun Series 3 Proskin Wet & Dry Electric Shaver, Remington’s Quick Cut Clipper, and the Beurer Ultra-Portable Daylight Lamp.