News flash: self care is never selfish! Especially after enduring 2020, we are all due for treating ourselves + loved ones to gifts for wholeness. If this past year has shown us anything, it’s that a little wellness goes a long way! To help cut through the overwhelming product offerings out there, we pulled together our favorite gifts that support mind and body wellness.
Remember to take care of you, too, with these therapeutic items! From bath bombs + crystals to incense + matcha, we have it all (even a cute basketball) for you to choose from as you shop all things wellness.
A limited-edition evening skincare set to wash away pollution, remove dead skin cells, hydrate the acid mantle, and support the skin’s natural barrier, making it glowy as can be.
New workout clothes always feel like a little luxury! Cue Lululemon leggings – when feeling nothing is everything. The Align collection, powered by Nulu™ fabric, is so weightless and buttery soft, all you feel is your practice.
These untraditional pyramid-shaped tea bags truly go above and beyond to soothe the mind, body, and spirit—all while protecting the quality of the leaves inside. What’s more, the terra-cotta-hued tin canister is simultaneously chic and functional (it guarantees superior freshness and safeguards the health-boosting benefits of the antioxidant-, vitamin-, and mineral-rich blend).
Say goodnight to makeup stains. Made of 100% premium Turkish cotton, this set of black towels is specifically designed for eco-friendly, unfussy makeup removal. A small embroidered crescent moon adds playful vibes to your bathroom sink.
BUY IT @ Parachute: Makeup Towel Set
Bloom on the court when you shoot hoops with this floral-print Spalding basketball, in a special design exclusive to Urban Outfitters. Official, regulation-sized soft grip rubber basketball. Show it off on the court and enjoy the fresh air!
For anyone in search of peace, clarity, and calm, Breathwork is an all-levels handbook of breathwork techniques—the practice of combining breathing exercises with meditation. Much needed after 2020.
Yoga and pilates are two of our fave activities for a mental break. Help inspire that with this gorgeous floral yoga mat (comes with a carry strap) that we designed! GWS florals and all :)
These days, everybody deserves a bit of dedicated time for unwinding and recharging. Whether you share this stuff with someone special or use it all up yourself, this box is full of small-batch, relaxation-centric goods to melt away stress and bring a little pampering anytime — no spa appointment necessary!
BUY IT @ Bespoke Post: Soothe Kit
Care for your body from the inside out with this cookbook that highlights ingredients and recipes designed to make your skin glow!
A jasmine-and-rose-scented bath bomb that is infused with lush oils to moisturize, nurture, and soothe skin. A big bath pill to help you chill!
BUY IT @ Sephora: Chill Pills
For when the brain needs a holiday.
Best gift to yourself this pandemic season? Therapy from Better Help. These affordable plans and virtual calls make it a near perfect fit for anyone!
GET MATCHED @ Better Help
The best way to take care of yourself is a good night sleep – and these clean bamboo sheets are the COMFIEST! Jen + Jason are huge fans of these sheets. Made with sustainable CleanBamboo, the fabric is a silky-soft, sateen weave that’s smooth and comfortable against your skin. With lots of gorgeous colors these make a perfect gift.
BUY IT @ Ettitude: Bamboo Lyocell Sheet Set
Our fave bands for workouts + training. Three resistance levels allow for a customized workout – also great for physical therapy and rehabilitation and isolation exercises for the lower body! And if you are like us and still on the search for some hand weights (why are weights so hard to find now?!!) these make a great addition.
BUY IT @ Amazon: Gaiam Restore Mini Band Kit
Wellness begins with hydration, doesn’t it?! We love this cute and sweat-proof bottle from MIIR!
BUY IT @ Nordstrom: MIIR Water Bottle
These hand-rolled Grey Copal incense sticks have a delicate smell with a dominant light citrus fragrance. Copal is a cleansing and refreshing scent that can be used to purify the energy of spaces, places and objects, and for centuries has been an essential component of ceremonial processes among the native cultures of Central and South America. Perfect gift would be paired with this rad ceramic holder!
BUY IT @ Bloomist: Incense Sticks
From choosing to charging + cleansing, Crystals is a modern guide to enhancing your life with these enchanting stones. Featuring 50 of the most common and interesting crystals, learn about each stone’s individual properties, where best to position them, the perfect pairings + which are best for you! Pair this gift with the most popular crystals for beginners.
Your new morning or before bed drink! Gift this or keep for yourself with benefits of 7 essential superfoods to support skin glow, debloating, and stress balance – and support a Black-owned business!
BUY IT @ Sephora: Golde Superfood Latte Blend
Destress during sleep! Perfect for soothing migraines, calming anxiety, or easing into restful sleep, this unique eye mask features four equally-weighted pods that contour to your face, blocking out the light and providing soothing pressure to help relieve stress.
Good clean food! From smoothies that are a cinch to make to flatbreads, oat bowls, soups + more Daily Harvest serves up deliciously easy food to your door. We love this clean eating subscriptions for smoothies, snacks + everything in between.
BUY IT @ Daily Harvest
When you’re not sure about acupuncture, but you want to dip your toes in! Acupressure mats, like this one from WTHN, are designed to press and massage hundreds of acupressure points across the body. Incorporating one into your stretching routine can promote relaxation and help relieve tension.
BUY IT @ Goop: Acupressure Mat Set
Brain Dust® is an adaptogenic blend of Lion’s Mane, Ginkgo, Rhodiola, Ashwagandha, Astragalus & Maca that targets stress to support mental stamina, alertness and concentration. Add this to coffee in the morning and feel the difference!
BUY IT @ Moon Juice: Brain Dust
Crafted from pure coconut wax and soy wax with a wooden wick, this hand-poured candle is redolent with invigorating natural ingredients including Eucalyptus, Hemp, and Citrus. A good, clean candle makes for a quick wellness boost!
BUY IT @ Bloomist: Bright Black Koi Candle
Promote positivity and purification into your daily routine with the all-natural, energizing effects of raw crystals. A pure crystal stone is firmly fastened inside each glass bottle, creating an elixir that supports revitalization and clarification of the mind and body.
These rollers are still a craze…for good reason! A skin care tool you simply roll over your face in an outward direction for a relaxing facial massage, leaving skin radiant.
No poker face here. A gorgeous gift for anyone you love (including yourself), this deck of 40 hand-illustrated affirmation cards doesn’t come with rules—only recommendations.
BUY IT @ Goop: Self Love Deck
Our 2020 sustainable gift guide is where wellness meets eco-friendliness!