Show your beauty-obsessed mom how much she means to you this Mother’s Day with a glamorous gift. Keep reading for unique gift ideas, whether she’s a makeup daredevil, a natural beauty, a skincare aficionado…there’s something for everyone! Treat her to something as beautiful as she is, and make it a Mother’s Day to remember.
For the Mom Who’s Always on the Go…Benefit Cosmetics Sunday My Prince Will Come Easy Weekender Makeup Kit: This convenient, compact makeup bag is packed with mini-versions of Benefit essentials. Pop it into your purse on Saturday night, and use it for touch-ups throughout the night or to get ready for Sunday brunch in the morning. The minis are the new coral GALifornia blush, Gimme Brow eyebrow gel, liquid highlighter High Beam and They’re Real! Tinted Primer in Mink Brown. The primer is essentially a mascara – it gives you that same ’falsies’ look that the original They’re Real! does. ($32)
For the Mom Whose Motto Is Simple Is Best…Fresh In The Buff Bundle: This little set features four travel-sized Fresh lip products in neutral, wearable shades. Nothing moisturizes lips like Fresh products – they’re so hydrating, without ever feeling heavy or intense. This set includes Sugar Lip Polish, a scrub that is a must before applying liquid lipstick – it will leave even the most chapped lips buttery soft. It also includes the new Sugar Cream Lip Treatment in Buff, Sugar Lip Treatment Advanced Therapy and Sugar Nude Tinted Lip Treatment SPF 15. This set is a neutral, no-fuss lover’s dream. ($42)
For the Mom Who’s Not Afraid to Take Risks…Pat McGrath Labs Dark Star 006: This seven-piece set is not for the faint of heart. It comes in two shades: UltraSuede Brown and the truly daring UltraViolet Blue. Both have the tools to give you the ultimate smoky eye. Each set includes four multi-tasking pigments: use them on your eyes, lips, face…whatever you want. The set also includes an on-trend clear Eye Gloss, black eyeliner and blending brush. Get ready to get creative…just watch out for the sequins overload in the packaging – things can get messy. ($130)
For the Mom with a Taste for Luxury…Tom Ford Eye & Cheek Palette: There’s something about Tom Ford… This glamorous, luxe eye and cheek palette is simply stunning. It features two blushes and an eyeshadow quad. There are two color schemes: Cool and Warm. Warm has more neutral shadows, while Cool has the essentials for a beautiful smoky eye. Both are encased in a gorgeous white and gold compact case. Perfect for traveling. ($155)
For the Mom with a Vanity Filled with Perfumes…Sephora Favorites Deluxe Perfume Sampler: Every season, Sephora rolls out a new version of this set, and every season, it makes a perfect gift. You know the drill: there are nine samples of the most coveted fragrances included in the kit. After sampling each one, pick your favorite and bring the certificate included in the box to any Sephora store to redeem a full-size version of your top pick. Scents in the current iteration include Elizabeth and James Nirvana Rose and Bourbon, Stella McCartney POP, Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb and more. ($65)
For the Mom Who’s a Skincare Fanatic…Caudalie Beauty Elixir Set: Caudalie’s skincare products are simultaneously fast-performing, yet gentle. They can work on any skin type, from normal and oily to dry and sensitive. This trio features the cult favorite Beauty Elixir, a toner that revives skin and leaves it bright and beautiful. It can also be used as a makeup primer or setting spray. In addition to the elixir, the set features the Instant Foaming Cleanser and Instant Detox Mask. The mask will get cleanse even the most clogged pores, leaving you with clean, bright skin and a more youthful appearance. ($49)
For the Mom Who Loves SoulCycle…Clinique Pep Start Gym Bag Set: If your mom is at the gym more often than not, she will adore this set. It includes an exfoliating cleanser to hydrate skin post-workout, a moisturizer, cleansing wipes and a full-size version of the fantastic High Impact Mascara. Coat lashes with a few coats of that to go from workout-mode to brunch-ready in an instant. It also comes with a cute, pink water bottle. ($27.50)
For the Mom Who’s Obsessed with Getting a Great Deal…BH Cosmetics Carli Bybel Eyeshadow & Highlighter Palette: There is no explanation for why this set is fourteen dollars – the quality is phenomenal and there are so many pans – but we’re not complaining! Created by YouTube superstar Carli Bybel, this eyeshadow/highlighter palette features ten neutral shadows, plus four shimmery highlighters. The highlighters can double as shadows. The wearable matte shades are perfect for a daytime lunch. Amp up the drama by adding the shimmery shades to your look at night. ($14.50)
For the Mom Who Can Open Her Own Nail Salon…Deborah Lippmann Pretty In Pink Nail Polish Set: Deborah Lippmann polishes are incredible – many last chip-free for a week with only one coat. This set is a pink lover’s dream – it has everything from a soft ballerina pink to a bright and bold fuchsia. It includes six polishes, with something for every mood. It’s the ideal gift for the mom who loves at-home manicures. ($34)
For the Mom Who Has It All…Peter Thomas Roth Mask Vault: What do you get for the mom who has every beauty product under the sun? Enough masks to last her a lifetime! This limited edition ‘vault’ from Peter Thomas Roth contains six of the brand’s best-selling face masks to cover every skin concern. The collection includes a cooling cucumber mask, a luxe 24k gold mask to firm, a pumpkin enzyme mask to combat signs of aging and more. Considering all of these masks retail for over fifty dollars (with the gold one going for $80+!), this is a fantastic deal. ($225)
What are you going to gift mom this Mother’s Day? Let us know in the comments below!