The whole world has recently gone through the collective trauma of COVID 19, and people are spending more and more time at home.
Could there be a better time to establish a soothing self-care routine?
We have picked out a selection of useful self-care gift ideas for her and him made to pamper yourself or someone you love.
Self-Care Gift Ideas For Her
We all know the old adage; “A woman’s work is never done”, and if you’re a woman you know what I mean! It seems like there is always more to do, plan, organize, help with, and we often don’t give ourselves time to slow down and give some love to ourselves. Below is a great selection of gifts to soothe and relax.
Eye Massager – Best Self-Care Gift Ideas For Her (Editor’s Pick)
These awesome Renpho eye massagers are the ultimate relaxation aid. A heated compress gently massages your eyelids, helping to reduce dry eyes, redness, dark shadows under your eyes, plus you’ll get a great night’s sleep!
They’re perfect for travelling and can be won on planes, plus they have Bluetooth speakers, so you can choose a soothing tune to lull you into deep relaxation. And they come in a range of fun colours, too!
Ceramic Essential Oil Diffuser Diffuser
The ultra-stylish Vitruvi diffuser is the perfect gift for some at-home pampering. Add a few drops of any flavour of essential oil that you like, and soon your room will be filled with a soothing hum and a delightful fragrance.
Choose to have the vapour constantly or intermittently throughout your day, and when it runs out, simply fill it with water and some essential oil and start again!
Essential Oils Set
This amazing array of essential oils is perfect for pampering! They can be used in diffusers, or to make your own scented candles, or bath bombs. Spend an afternoon using your hands to create some bath cosmetics beautiful and smelling absolutely delicious, then run a bath and try out your bath bombs for the ultimate self care and relaxation day.
This is a gift for a more active day of self-loving! The Fitbit Charge 5 is so good it can even tell you when you need to take a rest day! Any excuse I suppose. In 3 different colours, this cool tool can tell you your body’s response to stress, and take steps to improve your comfort with an on-wrist mindfulness session.
See your real-time run data without your phone using built-in GPS, and then when you’re done, you can see a map of your workout route!
Tea By Mood Gift Set
This little treasure trove of teas truly has something for every occasion! 8 different flavours of premium, organic, and fresh tea comes in gorgeous packaging just waiting to be gifted.
Made by a brother and sister team committed to sourcing the purest leaves to ensure the richest flavour teas, these gift sets are premium quality.
Smart Facial Cleansing
After a long and crazy week we all tend to start looking a little haggard. This amazing little gadget smooths the appearance of wrinkles and reveals your skin’s youthful radiance, making you feel invigorated, refreshed, and ready to unwind on the weekend.
Download the Foreo app and connect your phone to your device to enter your settings for the perfect facial at home experience!
Heated Wearable Blanket
This large and cosy hoodie blanket keeps you warm and cozy while you’re lounging around the house, watching TV, reading, playing video games, working on your computer, camping, you name it!
Take a day to yourself and snuggle down with this luxurious, battery-heated, wearable blankie! Plus on a full charge it’ll heat up in seconds and keep you warm and toasty for up to 9 hours!
Handmade Lavender Gift Box
After working hard all week and taking care of your family and loved ones, now it’s time for you to take care of you! This gorgeous little gift box is equipped with everything that you could need and in the most relaxing flavour! Each set includes lavender natural soap, lavender body scrub, a facial clay mask, shower steamer, body oil, lip balm, a scented candle, a sponge, and a cosmetic bag.
Chocolate Gift Box
Depending on the type of day that you’ve had, you might want to choose a selection of 4 chocolates, or as many as 36! We highly recommend getting the selection of 36 in order to experience all of the amazing flavours on offer. They have everything! We’re talking sweet fruit, salted caramel, spiced ganache! And the shells! White chocolate, milk chocolate, or dark? You decide. Today is about you!
Neck & Shoulder Massager
WHat better way to alleviate stress and tension than a massage? But who has the time and money to go for massages all of the time? Now you do! This massager can be draped over your neck on the go, or placed on your shoulders, back, legs, and feet for a longer, more luxurious bit of self-pampering.
Caviar Gift Set
Bring the ocean to you with this delectable selection of the finest caviar. Overnight shipping in special cold containers ensures that you will receive your self care gift swiftly and ready to eat.
This gourmet caviar is made using an ancient Russian technique called “Malossol”, which draws out the fine flavor of the black caviar, resulting in clean, nutty-tasting pearls. Go ahead, spoil yourself!
Wild Luwak Coffee
If you’re looking for a decadent and luxurious way to unwind, look no further. What could be more exotic and thrilling than the thought of Wild Asian Palm Civets roaming the highlands of Indonesia, selecting only the best and ripest coffee berries that are washed and dried, and then roasted to perfection at the facility in Spain before making their way into your cup?
The best way to find joy and positivity in every single day is to take some time to recognise the things that you are grateful for. By always finding something to be grateful for in a day, you’ll never have a bad day!
This gratitude journal makes it easy and enjoyable to develop a daily practice of gratitude that only takes a few minutes to do each day. You’ll feel inspired to notice things that you might otherwise have taken for granted, and pause to feel grateful for them.
Smart Alarm & Night Light
These amazing Hatch Restore clock lights allow you to create a relaxed and stress-free atmosphere any time with a library of soothing sounds, white noise, and lights now under your command.
This amazing gift also includes a free trial of Hatch Sleep Membership, which gives you unlimited access to an ever-growing library of meditations, sleep stories, and soundscapes for the ultimate self-care routine.
Crystal Water Bottles
These heavy-duty, german-made glass and crystal bottles are the ultimate vessels of revitalisation and renewal.
Each bottle contains a real selection of beautiful, energy-charged crystals to aid in your relaxing self-pampering practices. Look out for the vibrant colours of with jade, orange calcite, carnelian, and clear quartz.
Zen Garden Kit
Japanese Zen gardens emphasize the principles of naturalness (Shizen), simplicity (Kanso), and austerity (Koko). Roll the sand spheres to feel the varied textures against your fingers and watch as you create a trail of unique and beautiful patterns.
You will become totally absorbed in this calming and mindful practice, and your worries and distractions will all fall away.
Copper Meditation Pyramid
It is said that “By meditating under a pyramid, our whole being is revitalised; the mental, intellectual capacities are increased, and the energy centres gets activated easily,”. This stunning copper pyramid is made to the exact dimensions of the Pyramid of Giza.
Make sure to place yours on the floor near the main door to attract auspicious energy and save the house from evil eyes.
Daily Positivity Journal
This fun journal for introspection helps you track various habits, has space for you to record daily gratitude, is full of positive and inspirational quotes, motivates you to think of a daily affirmation, and has space for you to journal about your day! What more could you need? This journal also has space for reflections and for you to record your thoughts or growth.
It also includes a lovely white gift box, making it perfect for gifting!
Stress Relief Tune
This calming device will help you to reduce stress, prevent burnout, strengthen your immune system, increase your lung volume, and improve your overall health and well-being.
Each whistle only has one tone- the so-called “Love Frequency”, and when played it will help your body to relax and will help to quiet the mind. The truly great thing about this tuning necklace is that you can carry it with you at all times, so inner peace can now live in your pocket!
Tone Therapy System
These amazing toning devices will help you to create the perfect environment for a relaxing and calming meditation. Take a break from your phone or computer by getting into a comfortable seat, switching the device on, closing your eyes, and removing all distraction and anxiety from your mind as you let thoughts drift by.
The Muse 2 makes meditation easy by giving you real-time feedback on your body and mind, with data that helps you to recognize when you are calm and peaceful, and how to replicate the conditions necessary to maintain this deep calm.
Immersive soundscapes remind you to stay in the zone, and keep your mind from wandering too far. Feel motivated to curate a daily meditation practice by joining challenges for yourself or with others.
Related Post : 16 Best Relaxing Gift Ideas For The Overworked
Self-Care Gift Ideas For Him
After a long and tiring day or week at work, your man is sure to need some pampering at home to get him feeling tip-top again. These days people are incredibly stressed from working from home with kids, or taking on extra hours to get through the pandemic, or making up for missed time after being sick, the list goes on! Find a self care gift for him from our selection to help him lay back and unwind for a bit.
Shiatsu Foot Massager
This foot, ankle and leg massager uses a deep kneading Shiatsu technique to improve blood flow, speed up muscle recovery, give pain relief, or just offer a deep relaxation after a long day.
Adjust the level of intensity that you would like and choose from 5 modes of comfort; a rolling massage, compression therapy, a sway function, heat therapy, or the quiet mode for calming relaxation.
Desktop Punching Bag
Sometimes life just seems overwhelming or unfair and it becomes too frustrating for words! That’s when you need to let out some aggression and this fun little bit of equipment comes in handy!
This cool mini punching bag desk toy can attach to any surface to give you instant stress relief at any time of the day. You’ll be amazed at how good it feels to take out your frustrations on this hardy little punching bag.
Kinetic Energy Sculpture – Best Self-Care Gift Ideas For Him (Editor’s Pick)
This amazing and totally mesmerising double pendulum creates a fluid, relaxing rotation designed to change speeds and direction randomly to help you to practice non-attachment and non-judgement. The random motion has also been shown to enhance the relaxation of anyone watching it.
Because this perpetual motion sculpture is almost completely silent it can also be used as a focussing tool for meditation, or as a desk ornament to help you stay centred and calm throughout the work day.
This hypnotic sand sculpture has endless different and incredible landscapes for you to get lost in, each one more beautiful and intricate than the last. Watch how the shapes shift and change before your eyes and surrender control to processes that are not within your power.
This amazing sand art can be used as an eye-catching decoration, or can be used as a meditation aid to help with your focus.
Skincare Gift Set for Men
You can’t go wrong with Lumin’s Complete Skincare Gift Set to gift your main man the ultimate skincare experience. Each kit contains moisturizing balm, charcoal cleanser, dark circle banishing cream, exfoliating scub, anti-wrinkle serum, recovery oil, and a soft washcloth.
Give your man the luxury of some self loving that will leave his skin feeling nourished and revitalized.
Noise Cancelling Headphone
These extremely powerful noise-cancelling headphones come with a range of different settings that allow you to take calls, or listen to music, podcasts or audiobooks, or focus on work without any interruptions.
Sometimes at the end of. along and chaotic day all we need is a bit of peace and quiet, and these are perfect for giving you that.
Smart Electric Muscle Stimulator
The world’s first smart muscle stimulator will analyse your body and guide you through a personalised regimine to help you to recover sore muscles. This is the perfect rest-day device!
Next time you’re taking a break from the gym and you’re feeling muscle pain or stiffness, attach the electrode pads to the area that’s hurting and feel amazed as your aches and pains fade away.
Jerky Gift Box
This one is for the carnivores! Playing on the romantic trope of a box of chocolates, these cheeky little jerky bites will surprise and delight whoever pops one into their mouth!
ry one of each flavour; classic, garlic, pepper, jabanero, black pepper, root beer, whiskey maple, honey bourbon, and for something a little more exotic and exciting, the sesame ginger jerky. there’s something for everyone!
Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
If Crowded House taught us anything, it was to “always take the weather with you”. Now, you can bring the mood wherever you go, and Crowded House, too!
These awesome speakers give up to 8 hours of interrupted play time through an easy-to-use wireless system that connects to your phone in seconds.