Beautiful gifts await in our roundup of Mother’s Day gifting ideas that are guaranteed to put a smile on her face. To give you all the inspiration you need this Mother’s Day, we’ve got extravagant new fragrances, classic cult-favourite scents, luxurious skincare goodies, home scents and more to spark the perfect gift idea!
What makes you feel ALIVE? Every woman has her own answer. Inspired by living life to the fullest and finding your own way, BOSS ALIVE from HUGO BOSS empowers women on their path to success. Contemporary and confident, blending soft and bold notes, the BOSS ALIVE perfume fragrance leaves a trail of positive energy. Sparkling apple and plum top notes exude optimism, while a powerful floral heart of jasmine sambac reveals radiant femininity. The contrasting base fuses woody notes with a magnetic vanilla absolute, bringing comfort and confidence. A golden ornament surrounds the glass bottle like a piece of jewellery, while the nude pink juice captures the light, reflecting the aspirational, life-affirming nature of ALIVE.
Stella Smart Beauty award winner 2020 INTRODUCING MY WAY; THE NEW FEMININE FRAGRANCE BY GIORGIO ARMANI Giorgio Armani, designer of timeless fragrances, unveils its new fragrance; MY WAY. Through new experiences and meaningful connections to others, one finds the path to the truest version of oneself. I AM WHAT I LIVE MY WAY is inspired by the genuine search for meaning and authenticity that lies outside oneself, ultimately creating a more profound way of being. Through the influence of serendipitous encounters and new experiences, one discovers one’s own multifaceted depths. Intimate yet universal, “I am what I live” encapsulates this ethos.
The playful and unexpected new women’s perfume, Perfect Marc Jacobs Eau de Parfum for her, is a comforting floral scent that celebrates optimism, self-acceptance and originality. The perfume was inspired by Marc Jacobs’ mantra: “I am perfect as I am,” which is symbolised by a tattoo of the word “perfect” on his wrist. Like his tattoo, Perfect Marc Jacobs is about embracing and expressing one’s true self. Modern, bright, and feminine, Perfect is an unconventional yet harmonious clash of fresh floral and calming smooth notes. The fragrance opens with juicy notes of rhubarb and bright daffodil that reveal a comforting heart of almond milk. The fragrance finishes with a soft dry down of cedarwood and cashmeran. Perfect is nothing you would expect and everything it needs to be. #MJPerfect #PerfectAsIAm Perfect as a gift for a friend or daughter to show them how much you care for them or even as a treat to yourself.
Black Opium in the new fragrance from Yves Saint Laurent. This new scent is inspired by the dark and mysterious side of the brand. The latest in the Opium collection this fragrance opens with notes of coffee, complimented by accords of pink pepper, which lead you to the heart of vanilla, jasmine and orange blossom, drawing to a close with base notes of cedar and patchouli.
Are you ready for a floral explosion? Discover a floral explosion with Flowerbomb, the original floral perfume from Viktor&Rolf. Transport yourself or a loved one to a world of floral fantasy. Be engulfed by the addictive floral notes and immerse your senses with the warm woody undertones as the diamond grenade bottle erupts into a whirlwind of sweet sensations, transporting you to a world of floral fantasy. Experience the sparkling top notes of Tea, Bergamot, and Freesia; be enveloped in the floral heart of Sambac Jasmine, Cattleya Orchid and Centifolia Rose; and immerse in woody base notes of Amber and Patchouli. A captivating perfume for women: prepare for a floral fascination.
Lancôme La Vie Est Belle Eau de Parfum is Lancôme’s bestselling feminine fragrance that is a sweet and elegant perfume capturing the essence of Magnolia Extract. Inspired by the idea of natural and simple beauty and taking pleasure in the small things in life. Opening with top notes of iris, a key ingredient of this beautiful floral fragrance, flowing into a heart of patchouli accords which is all finally rounded off with a smooth base of gourmand. A unique olfactory signature perfume created by three of France’s leading perfumers. The elegant signature bottle is entitled “le sourire de cristal” meaning “the crystal smile” evoking the rounded imprint of a smile at the heart of the crystal square. The finishing touch is a pearlescent grey ribbon that is tied round the neck, forming twin wings of freedom.
Start your cleansing routine with Miel-En-Mousse Foaming Cleansing Makeup Remover. Dissolve make up and gently cleanse skin to leave it feeling clean, soft and comfortable. A foaming cleansing makeup remover with a rinse-off formula.
Advanced Génifique, is now enriched with 7 prebiotic and probiotic-derived extracts to strengthen the skin’s barrier and leave skin looking healthier and younger. Inspired by microbiome science, our iconic face serum’s formula is enriched with new complex of 7 prebiotic and probiotic-derived extracts works in optimal affinity with skin.
Hydra Zen Anti-Stress Rich Cream treats dry skin with an intense boost of hydration. Lancôme’s moisturising and soothing skincare cream with Hyaluronic Acid. Soothes sensitive skin and protects from the effects of environmental stress. Enjoy softer, smoother feeling skin with a radiant complexion.
Yankee Candle Midnight Jasmine Large Jar Candle is a classic, easy-to-use jar candle, with pure natural fruit extracts and a seductively lush fragrance. The initial scent, blending Neroli, Orantique, Mandarin Blossom and Yellow Grapefruit, gives way to the main body fragrance of Grapefruit. This culminates in a lingering impression of Musk with Powdery Notes. Comprising of premium-grade Paraffin Wax and the finest quality ingredients from around the world, this large-sized candle with its 100% natural, lead-free wick offers a clean, consistent burn.
How does an online hub full of beautiful bargains, outstanding offers and ravishing reductions sound? That’s right, our Winter Sale 2021 is here available to shop right now and has been hand-crafted to make sale shopping easier than ever. Featuring perfumes, aftershaves, gorgeous gift sets, sultry skincare and golden haircare goodness, you’re going to want to get your hands on these dazzling deals while you can before they’re gone!
Not sure where to start? We’ve pulled out some of our favourite picks across fragrances for him and her, makeup marvels on our wishlist along with skincare needs and more. Get scrolling and let us tempt you…
Described as a floral and woody scent, Elie Saab Le Parfum opens with top notes of orange blossom, fusing with a heart of jasmine absolute and patchouli, all of which is rounded off with a smooth base of cedar accord and honey rose. Elie Saab is one of our most popular brands of fragrances here at Fragrance Direct, and this Elie Saab Le Parfum eau de parfum spray for women is proving a firm favourite amongst our customers for its light and feminine aroma that is infused with a hint of designer glamour.
Discover Black Opium Eau de Parfum Neon where Black Opium’s signature coffee note meets luminous dragon fruit. Addictive, unparalleled in provocation and deliberatively seductive this stunning fragrance is faced by YSL Beauty global make-up and fragrance ambassador Zoë Kravitz. The Black Opium legacy is a cult-favourite as YSL continues to re-invent its ever-epic perfume. Why not treat yourself to Black Opium Neon where adrenaline-rich coffee gives way to an orange blossom heart electrified by luminous dragon fruit accord, wrapped by cool vanilla and white musk for a NEW statement scent that is both couture and edgy?!
Discover Acqua di Giò Profondo, one of the newest masculine fragrances by Giorgio Armani. This scent is a contemporary and intense interpretation of Acqua di Giò, this time blending marine notes with aromatic essences and a woody marine accord, going back to the range’s origins: the sea. The refined navy-blue colour of the bottle pays tribute to Giorgio Armani’s most iconic colour. To sum up, this is one of the trendiest fragrances for him.
Inspired by a man on the brink of discovery – a man on the edge of success, Y LIVE, much like the classic eau de toilette and Eau De Parfum before it, is a Fougère fragrance that sits between fresh and intense. Y LIVE is the olfactive embodiment of a man who is not afraid to take risks and to make life-changing decisions. This is a fragrance that encapsulates the sense of thrill before the performance, the man who lives for the adrenaline. With addictive notes of grapefruit and amber woods, this one is a must-have to wear all throughout 2021!
On our makeup wishlist is Max Factor Lip Finity Lip Colour. It provides lasting impact with a fantastic staying power of up to 12 hours. There are so many shades to choose from which is always amazing when you’ve found yourself a new formula to fall in love with. With this lip colour you can achieve vibrant and moisturised lips thanks to the conditioning top layer too. Kiss Proof, Party Proof, Life Proof and Food Proof. What more could you ask for?
This one is for the eyeshadow-lovers! Discover your true masterpiece with this fantastic professional make up palette. The Artistry Book showcases a colour spectrum of 48 uniquely created professional makeup shades allowing you to experiment and explore colour. With 34 buttery mattes accompanied by 14 extra dimensional pressed foils, you can unleash your talent for makeup and create to your hearts content. This is the holy grail of professional make up palettes!
Fan of all thing anti-aging? The anti-aging power of the best-selling multi award-winning Pro Collagen Marine Cream has now been combined with a rich base of amino acids, antioxidants, vitamins and seaweeds to comfort and nourish dry or dehydrated skin. Specially formulated to provide instant and long-lasting hydration it is clinically proven to keep skin moisturised for up to 24 hours. Skin is left softer, smoother and firmer.
This is one of our favourites for dry skin… a super-hydrating oil for dry and mature skin, designed to lock in moisture and protect from dryness. When skin is dry, it simply needs a boost, and this rich oil is just that. Targeting dull, tight skin, it helps to re-hydrate and re-energise, restoring softness and radiance!
Experience a calming cleanse with the DECLÉOR Luxury Size Lavender Shower Gel, a soothing body wash infused with Lavender Essential Oil. Tested on sensitive skin, the bath and shower gel effectively lifts away dirt and impurities while delicately scenting the skin with its relaxing Lavender aroma. It will soothe and caress the skin, softening and cleansing to leave the body feeling refreshed and comforted.
Last but not least, our Winter Sale is full of incredible gift sets. We’re love this one that provides everything you need to create the perfect pampering experience. The set includes 300ml Body Wash, 300ml Shower Crème, 150g Soap, 130ml Hand & Body Lotion and 100ml Body Butter. All of which are made with Baylis & Harding’s most indulgent fragrance: Jojoba, Vanilla & Almond – how dreamy?!
Christmas is the same day everyyear, but it somehow always manages to sneak up on us. Between all the decorating, wrapping and baking, there’s always a gift you’re bound to forget. So, if you’ve left your shopping until the last-minute, don’t panic there’s still time to find a magical present for them!
Featuring three incredible Matrix hair products, this Brass Off Christmas Pack is a must-have this season. Preserve that fresh from the salon look with this toning hair care set that includes a reusable holographic bag, neutralising shampoo and conditioner and a protective styling spray too. Go on, give the gift of great hair this Christmas!
Suitable for all skin types, this gorgeous Genifique Gift Set is perfect for the luxury lover in your life. The set contains four dazzling Lancôme products that target key signs of youthful-looking skin including texture, fine lines, wrinkles, radiance and clarity. Enriched with hyaluronic acid and a combination of unique ingredients, this one’s perfect for the skintellectual!
Give the gift of smooth and beautifully bright skin this Christmas with the Dermalogica Your Brightest Glow Yet Gift Set. Festive cheer aside, winter brings dry, chapped skin, this two-piece set is packed with everything she needs for a deep hydration boost this season. Why not treat someone special with this luxury last-minute gift?
Step into a winter wonderland bursting with beauty with our FD Beauty Winter Wonders Beauty Box. Featuring five gorgeous products that are sure to make anyone smile this Christmas, this set has everything and more she could ever need. From a nourishing BeautyPro face mask, to a classic red lip. This Beauty Box has you covered!
Hugo Boss BOSS Bottled Infinite is a refreshing, sparkling fragrance that is perfect for everyday wear. Spoil him this Christmas with an energising and sensual scent that combines the freshness of citrus notes and the intensity of aromatic, woody notes. This fragrant duo includes a shower gel too so be quick before it sells out!
French macaroon, patchouli and light woody notes, Lacoste Pour Elle Sparkling Set is the ultimate spritz and sparkle set to give this festive season. Fresh and femine, this set contains a beautifully scented 50ml shower gel and fragrance bursting with red apple, cotton candy and cashmere wood!
Deliciously fresh and oh so irresistible, this DKNY gift set is the ultimate present to give to the wonderful woman in your life. Make her Christmas with this ultra-feminine fruity floral fragrance that includes a cosmetic case, and a 30ml fresh blossom fragrance. Inspired by the festive streets of NYC there’s nothing more special than this bargain beauty of a gift.
Treat yourself or a loved one with the iconic Only the Brave Eau de Toilette gift set, by Diesel. This Christmas, let Diesel transport you or a loved one to another galaxy with this fragrance gift set, which contains a 50ml Eau de Toilette and matching 100ml Shower Gel, presented in a space-inspired, gift box!
Our usual Christmas shopping spree habits of hitting the high streets in a rush may be on hold for now, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be getting organised and order that little bit earlier. So why not pour yourself a mulled wine, pop on your favourite Christmas song and read our top luxurious picks for him!
Make him smile this Christmas with this highly addictive gift set from Viktor & Rolf. Infused with bergamot, grapefruit and pink pepper, this zesty scent is a must-have for him this festive season. This gorgeous gift contains Spice Bomb Eau de Toilette 90ml & Spice Bomb Eau de Toilette 20ml.
Luna Rossa Carbon brings together the metallic notes of lavender, green citrus of vert de bergamot from Italy, wood of patchouli and amber of ambroxan. Sounds impressive right? The notes are nearly as luxurious as the scent itself. Gift the special man in your life and find him his new forever favourite fragrance this year!
If you’re on the hunt for an aftershave made for the man who loves to explore, then this one’s for you! Delve into this incredible fragrance journey and discover notes of rich vetiver from Haiti and patchouli from Indonesia. This iconic scent makes the ultimate present for him so why not grab it today at an incredible price!
Be bold and make this Christmas an unforgettable one with Paco Rabanne’s 1 Million. Among millions, this scent stands out. Notes of tuberose and leather create an intense explosion, perfect for every man’s fragrance collection. Grab a little luxury for less this Christmas.
Turn back the clock on tired skin with this unmissable NUXE Men Anti-Ageing Gift Set. Containing 3 iconic NUXE products, this set is sure to leave him feeling radiant and refreshed all year long. Whether you’re after a gift for the skintellectual in your life or even a skincare-newbie, then grab this set today, but hurry only while stock lasts!
Génific HD is specifically designed for men, and visibly rejuvenates the skin. Day after day, skin is infused with life and radiates with energy. If you know someone who would adore this product then treat them this season and watch them transform their skin and feel good within!
Shaving for men truly is a complicated process, make sure they no longer have to worry with this Electric Shave Solution by Lab Series. This concentrated, oil free shave solution helps lift the beard and builds a protective glide between the electric razor and the skin. This no rinse-off formula makes the whole process hassle free!
Is he a luxury lover? Then he’s going to adore this Elemis Pro-Collagen Cream. This clinically proven cream creates an instantly hydrating effect, ensuring that the skin firms and smoothes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. An FD fave, this luxurious cream is power charged with anti-oxidant ingredients including soothing abyssine and rich Ginkgo Biloba, so why not get his gift, ticked off your list!
Christmas marks the perfect opportunity to stock up your spritz for both your loved ones and yourself. During the most wonderful time of the year, ladies seek a beauty buy or a fresh new fragrance. So, have a read of our wrapped up round up of festive gifts for her this year, who knows you may even be tempted to add one or two extra to your basket for yourself!
The gift that just keeps on giving, Flowerbomb is a fragrant explosion with notes of addictive florals and warm woody undertones. An FD fave, this perfume is a luxurious addition to any ladies collection, featuring a diamond grenade bottle, this sweet sensation is one to to be missed. So, why not leave a lovely lady feeling wonderful this Christmas?
Always iconic and oh so special, Chloe Signature is a timeless classic made for the modern day woman of all ages. Inspired by the classic rose, the fragrance combination of floral powder notes, uplifting hints of peony and lychee, and the embellishment of springtime freesia, is a firm favourite to give this season. Be the perfect present prizewinner this year and land the top spot with a heavenly spritz of Chloé.
Jean Paul Gauliter’s fragrance has always been a firm fan favourite since it’s original creation. This year we’re bringing you the Classique La Belle Gift Set, it’s unique blend of vanilla, fresh bergamot and pear makes it the ultimate fragrance fusion for women all around the world. Not only does this set contain a 50ml bottle of La Belle, it has a 75ml lotion and a La Belle mini too! Mini’s are a great addition to any ladies beloved handbag, so treat them this season…
Introducing… L’Interdit. A heavenly blend of orange blossom, jasmine and tuberose. After a tough year, it’s time to be bold with your gift giving, and Givenchy has just the fragrance for it. Fearlessly elegant and intense, grab this scent that’s so good, you might just want to keep it for yourself!
Lancôme lovers this one’s for you! We all know how marvelous and magical Lancôme fragrances are, so why not give their skincare range a try. Not only is this product brand new here at Fragrance Direct, it’s enriched with 7 prebiotic extracts to strengthen the skin’s barrier, ultimately leaving the skin looking healthier and younger, and who wouldn’t want that, right? Turn back the clock on tired skin and make someone feel good within!
A brand that we all love and know, Dermalogica has created this ultimate gift set, giving you that all important glow! This dazzling duo by Dermalogica is sure to impress only the best of guests this Christmas. Featuring a 30ml biolumin-C serum and a 15ml biolumic-C eye serum, your complexion will never have looked better!
A beautiful bundle bursting with luxurious products, this collection by Gatineau really is a great gift for someone looking to try out some of the best products Gatineau has to offer. This set includes the mesmerising Mélatogénine anti-wrinkle mask, 50ml cream and a 30ml serum too. Used worldwide in premium facials, these treatments help to rewind the effects of time, but be quick, it’s worth a whopping £250, so this collection is sure to sell out fast!
Worth a spectacular £137, this set might just be the most amazing gift yet! Including four fab serums, this set was designed to transform your skin. From unique ingredients such as hyaluronic acid to retinol and vitamin C, give the gift of gorgeous skin this festive season!
We can’t believe we’re saying it either but Santa is nearly on his way and Christmas is well and truly here to stay! So we’ve gathered some of our favourite skincare treats because after all, who doesn’t enjoy the gift of great skin? Whether it’s your skincare-obsessed sister or your hard-to-buy-for aunt, a luxurious skin treat never goes a miss.
Clinically proven to have been made with powerful anti-ageing ingredients, this Pro-Collagen Marine Cream aims to reduce the depth of wrinkles, improve skin firmness and even hydrate it in just 15 days! Not only did it take three years to develop, this rich cream also contains antioxidant properties that provide an accelerating lifting effect. So, indulge yourself or a loved-one this Christmas with this luxurious gift set to make anyone smile this season!
Now this is one to shout about! Dermalogica creates the dreamiest products that your skin will thank you for, with it’s unique powder form that activates into a creamy paste when you add water, this exfoliant will turn your skin from dull to dewy in just minutes. It’s purifying mixture of alpha hydroxy acid and activating charcoal expertly dissolves dirt and impurities from deep within your pores, revealing a smoother, more refined texture, sounds impressive right? So, if you’re stuck for ideas this Christmas, then give the gift of glowing skin!
Did you know that if you’re feeling a little stressed, it can affect your skin making it appear tired and dry. So why not try NUXE’S Organic Anti-Puffiness & Dark Circles Eye Care? It reduces and corrects signs of fatigue, making sure that fine lines are smoothed over and those pesky dark circles are visibly reduced! So give yourself or someone special the chance to start the new year off with a gorgeous creamy complexion that makes them feel good within their own skin… Oh and it’s certified organic too!
Tis’ the season to get your skincare routine in order… And by thar we mean use this Gatineau two step skincare set! Packaged in a gorgeous shimmering box, this gift would sit perfect upon anyones tree. If you’re looking for someone a little extra for that special friend or maybe even a stocking filler for your daughter, then grab this hydrating set whilst you can! The set features two of Gatineau’s must-have staples, enjoy the Radiance Enhancing Gommage and the Aquamemory High Hydration Mask this festive season.
I mean what could be easier than popping on a mask at night and voila, you wake up and your skin no longer looks dry and dehydrated, it looks silky smooth instead! It’s just that easy with Philosophy’s Microdelivery Dream Peel, it works over time and overnight to refine fine lines and make your pores less-visible. With a clear-drying formula, the peel will stay put, making sure nothing ends up on your pillow case! So make someone’s Christmas this year and they’ll be waking up this boxing day with velvety, satin skin.
Now this one’s for the ultimate skincare fanatics… For some, skincare ingredients are a doddle, but for others, they end up getting themselves into a bit of a wobble. So let’s talk about hyaluronic acid, hyaluronic acid is an ingredient sent from the skincare saviours above, it’s main function is to retain water for your skin, leaving you looking glowing within! Give this light, yet intense formula a go, it’s been clinically proven to reduce the number of wrinkles by 30%, don’t miss out this season, you might just regret it!