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The 2017 Holiday season is upon us and we’ve rounded up some great gifts to give. We are covering green beauty gifts, socially conscious gifts, gifts for him and even kids gifts. Enjoy!
Gifts for the Green Goddess
We have gifts of beauty that she will covet and socially conscious gifts that will have a positive impact on the giver, recipient and the planet.
The perfect stocking stuffer this special holiday edition of AuNaturale’s Eternity Lipstick will take lips to new holiday heights. Long-lasting and rich in color, a festive red-pink with a little luminosity to give lips the perfect party pout from from cocktails to mistletoe.
A good makeup palette is worth its weight in gold and this one by 100% Pure is a favorite around here. Pretty Naked Palette contains 3 eyeshadows, a blush and a luminizer in soft, neutral tones that will enhance and beautify without looking too made up. 100% natural, nourishing formulas packed with antioxidants, vitamins and beautiful colors from pigments of fruits, seeds, flowers and vegetables. A great gift for the glamour goddess!
Give the gift of glowing skin! The Daily Facial Dry Brush is the beginning of a self-care ritual that will leave skin glowing and healthy. Daily facial dry brushing will not only invigorate her complexion, it will also help detoxify and clear congestion, tone and firm skin, gently exfoliate and stimulate cellular turnover.
Who wouldn’t love to receive luxurious, organic cotton bedding, cute kitchen towels or a cozy organic cotton robe for the holidays? Coyuchi creates organic textiles that are Fair Trade Certified, adhere to the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) and are members of 1% For the Planet. They have an ingenious bedding subscription plan where you pay a monthly fee and receive new bedding every 6, 12 or 24 months, your choice. You return your old bedding to Coyuchi where it will be either renewed, recycled or upcycled!
Chic and conscious all at the same time. bkr reusuable glass bottles are a great gift and make toting your own water so fashionable. The spiked silicone cover protects the bottle from breaking and can be removed for easy cleaning.
Heifer International is an amazing organization that aims to end poverty by empowering people, especially women, through life the changing gifts of an animal, sustainable garden supplies and more. According to Heifer International
Giving an animal is like giving someone a small business, providing wool, milk, eggs and more. Animal donations can provide families a hand up, increasing access to medicine, school, food and a sustainable livelihood.
This is an absolutely incredible organization and donating to them in a friend or family member’s name makes an amazing gift.
Gifts for the Green Guy
You know he steals your products so get him his own and you can do the stealing! All of the products below are loved by both the ladies and the guys!
Squalene is naturally found in skin but levels begin to decrease in our 20’s. Olive-derived squalene oil promotes skin elasticity, diminishes age spots, hyper pigmentation and boosts cell regeneration and oxygenation. This light face oil is ideal for all skin types including dry, sensitive, oily and acne prone. leaves skin feeling soft and nourished – never greasy and non-pore clogging. It can double as a beard oil, too!
A handmade blend of vetiver, rose, sandalwood, leathery cistus and warm cedar wood make holi(man) a favorite for the green guy. Agent Nateur’s products are meticulously crafted from the very best ingredients and holi(man) will become his favorite deodorant, and probably yours, too!
We had one for her now here is one for him. Help him to ditch the plastic water bottles for good with bkr reusable glass water bottle. A removable silicone sleeve in army green will protect this 1 liter bottle but is easily removed for cleaning.
Leatherman’s Rev Multitool contains 12 useful tools that fold up small enough to fit in a pocket also perfect for the glove box or a handbag. It includes needlenose pliers, a knife, wire cutter and stripper, package opener, 1.5″ ruler, wood/metal file, can and bottle openers and three screwdrivers. This handy gift will be appreciated!
Gifts for Kids
We have the wee ones covered, too!
Susan Verde and Peter Reynolds have created an amazing book for teaching kids important lessons including finding peace within through mindfulness practices, expressing emotions, empathy and connecting with the earth. There is even an author’s note about guided meditation with children. Any book by Peter Reynolds is a great gift for any child in your life. They all teach wonderful lessons and the illustrations are adorable.
A great and adorable hands-on toy for little mathematicians. Colorful wooden beads provide hands-on addition and subtraction practice. A great way to introduce and reinforce the concepts of addition and subtraction.
What’s on your wish list this year? We’d love to hear from you! Comment below and we hope that your holiday season is filled with love, good health and abundance.