The 50 Best Christmas Gifts for Women, From Your Mom to Your Sister to Your BFF

December 9, 2023
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Shopping for a special lady this Christmas? Take the opportunity to show her you love and appreciate her by picking out one of the best Christmas gifts for her in 2023. Whether she’s your mom, sister, girlfriend, best friend, or another woman you’d like to celebrate this December, this list of Christmas gifts for women has enough gift ideas there’s something she’s sure to enjoy.

From the practical and adorable to the whimsical and unexpected, this holiday shopping list has a little bit of everything for her. Check out our favorite Christmas gifts for women in 2023 below. 

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Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Women 2023 

Ugg Tasman Slippers, $110 at Ugg

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Ugg

The cozy Tasman shoes will become your giftee’s go-to for the winter, thanks to their versatile and cozy indoor-outdoor style. They’re perfect for when the woman in your life is bustling around the home, running errands, or popping out to eat with friends. The Tasmans are one of Ugg’s most popular shoes right now (along with the Ultra Mini Platform boots), so expect some of the five colors to sell out before the end of the year. If you want to make sure you have a pair of these under the tree on Christmas Eve, we’d act fast!

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Gleaming Primrose Vanity Mirror, $168 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

This stunning vintage-inspired mirror will make the perfect addition to any woman’s vanity. As Anthropologie’s bestselling mirror style of all time, the elegant details and high-quality glass used in this mirror will make an excellent makeup companion and decor piece. Plus, its vibe is very social media-friendly, so you’ll probably see it on her Instagram feed soon enough. 

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Holiday Monogram Embellished Pouch, $50 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

Help her zhuzh up her handbag collection with this sparkly monogram pick from Anthropologie. Adorned with beads and sequins and equipped with a removable chain strap, zipper and one inner slip pocket, this bag is an excellent holiday season (and all year long) pick. 

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Apple AirPods Wireless Earbuds, $99 at Amazon

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For any woman in your life who is finally ready to take the plunge and leave corded earphones behind, her own set of Apple AirPods will set the tune for the new year. This particular model also comes with a charging case, which ensures she’ll be able to juice the earbuds up a few times before heading to an outlet. Whether she’ll use them for studying, walking to class, hitting the gym, or listening to that favorite podcast on the commute to work, any woman in your life is sure to use this gift on the daily.

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Joywoo Wearable Blanket Hoodie, $25 at Amazon

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Amazon

Fact: Every woman wishes she could wear her comfiest blanket, especially in the wintertime. Now that’s possible with this luxurious wearable blanket hoodie, designed with a unique hood, zipper, ribbed cuffs and large pockets in one, so you can keep your hands warm. This blanket hoodie also has something a traditional blanket does not: A hood! The woman you’re shopping for can wear this cozy piece around the house or on a trip to the grocery store—it is a fashion statement, after all.  

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CalmNFiz Shower Steamers, $17 at Amazon

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Amazon

We talk a lot about bath bombs. But what about those people who are kind of grossed out by baths, or just can’t be bothered? Enter these calming shower steamers, which can be placed in the corner of your shower area for a calming, luxurious shower experience. This set includes eight beautifully-scented tablets and will make the perfect gift for the woman who is more into showers than baths. 

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Birkenstock Boston Shearling Clogs, $170 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

Is there anything Birkenstocks can’t do? We certainly don’t think so, and these clogs are the latest proof of that. Available in four different colors, from neutrals to vibrant hues, these clogs are the perfect go-to winter shoe for anyone who doesn’t feel like pulling on tight boots or tying up sneakers. And just like your comfy pair of Ugg slippers, they’re great for wearing around the house, too.

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Mydethun Moon Lamp, $28 at Amazon

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Amazon

Help the woman you’re shopping for create the ultimate zen vibe in her home with this moon lamp. Designed with 3D printing technology based on astronomical data provided by NASA (yes, really), this moon lamp rests gracefully on a wooden base and has an eight-hour battery life. 

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TheraICE Migraine Headache Relief Cap, $30 at Amazon

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Amazon

While this may not be the most exciting Christmas gift you can give the woman in your life, if she suffers from headaches, she’ll certainly appreciate this migraine relief cap. The TheraICE cold compression cap provides therapeutic relief and overall cooling for faster headache recovery. It’s a great replacement for ice packs, band straps and head wraps!  

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Bagsmart Electronics Organizer, $19 at Amazon

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Amazon

Let’s face it: We all have way too many electronics, which is why the woman you’re shopping for will appreciate this simple organization solution. With two inner mesh pockets with a zipper, six mesh pouches with elastic loops that expand to store thumb drives and battery backups and—perhaps most importantly—elastic loops for storing all your charger cords, this compact electronics organizer will help her organize the chaos that is her electronics.

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Organic Herb Garden Kit, $35 at Amazon

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Amazon

This herb garden kit, which contains five types of certified USDA organic non-GMO seeds, comes from a family-owned and operated business in Oregon. The herb planters for indoor plants include Italian large-leaf basil, coriander cilantro (slow bolt), peione parsley, broad-leaf sage and thyme, and the set also includes compostable pots, certified rich potting soil discs, and plant markers. If the woman you’re shopping for loves to cook and has a green (ish) thumb, she’ll get a lot of use out of this.

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Mulberry Silk Pillowcase, $44 at Brooklinen

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Brooklinen

Silk pillowcases are great for keeping hair strong, healthy and frizz-free. If a woman you know is fond of her tresses, a silk pillowcase is a thoughtful way to help her make every hair day a good one. This Mulberry silk pillowcase from Brooklinen is pictured here in Blush but also comes in Celestial, Cool Mint, and Emerald, among other colors and patterns.

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Bath Pillow, $25 at Amazon

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Amazon

Give her the gift of luxurious relaxation with this bath pillow set. The pillow provides neck and back support with a soft mesh material, and six suction cups on the back keep the pillow stable for worry-free rest.

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SodaStream Terra Sparkling Water Maker Bundle, $100 at Amazon

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Amazon

If you know someone who loves LaCroix or another sparking water brand but doesn’t love the dent it puts in their wallet, consider buying them a Sodastream this Christmas. Sodastreams make sparking water at home—simply add one of the flavored syrups for a zero-calorie option or one of the soda syrups for a low-calorie soda like root beer or cola. Plus, the machines are compact for easy storage on any countertop and come in cordless models so you can do away with more pesky kitchen wires.

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Santa’s Naturals Frasier Fir Christmas Tree Candle Trio, $25 at Amazon

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Amazon

Does *anything* smell better than a Christmas tree? To that, we say no. This set of Frasier Fir candles will make the perfect Christmas gift because, well, they smell exactly like Christmas. Made with sustainably sourced beeswax, these little candles have an impressive 14-hour burn time that will help keep up the Christmas spirit all winter long.  

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Nathalie Lete Helena Apron, $32 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

Every chef needs an amazing apron, which is why this colorful Nathalie Lete Helena Apron from Anthropologie makes for a great Christmas gift idea for women who cook or bake. It’s a bright ray of sunshine with a swath of beautiful flowers emblazoned across the entire apron. 

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New Balance 327 Sneakers, $100 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

In case you haven’t noticed, sneakers—and New Balance sneakers in particular—are having a major moment. With a sleek wedge silhouette, comfortable trail-inspired lug sole and asymmetrical N, these shoes are both fashionable and functional.  

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Women’s Mountain Pile Fleece Mittens, $40 at L.L.Bean

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L.L. Bean

This pair of mittens from L.L.Bean is made with thick Sherpa fleece to provide as much warmth as possible while maintaining a flexible, relaxed fit. Choose from black, olive, natural, or lavender—and consider checking out the hat to match.

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Nespresso Vertuo Next Glossy Black Limited Edition, $125 at Nespresso

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Nespresso

Brew coffee at home with the touch of a button with the Nespresso Vertuo Next. This machine makes coffee in nearly any size, from a shot of espresso to an 18-ounce carafe. Connect the machine to the Nespresso app and brew the perfect cup from bed.

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The Somerset Mini Dress in Velvet, $160 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

Known for being insanely flattering on everyone—this dress is described on Anthropologie’s website as the “Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants,” but for dresses—you can’t go wrong giving this dress as a gift. Versatile, flirty and comfortable, the woman you’re shopping for will want to wear this dress over and over again. 

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Kodak Mini Retro Camera, $141 at Walmart

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Walmart

A Christmas gift for women that’ll make everyone envious? The Kodak Mini Shot 3 Retro camera. It’s a Bluetooth-enabled, 2-in-1 camera and instant photo printer that’ll change her photography game forever. This pack comes with additional film to help kickstart her holiday photo shoots. 

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Color Dip Nail Powder Starter Kit, $35 at Ulta

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Ulta

For ladies who love a good dip manicure but would like to avoid going to the salon, this all-inclusive dip polish starter kit will save them a bundle. It comes with everything you need to complete a dip manicure, including a gorgeous pearly white shade. 

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Classic Bow Briefcase, $71 at Ecosusi

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Ecosusi

The Classic Bow Briefcase from Ecosusi has a timeless, feminine look that works for any outfit or aesthetic. It includes a laptop compartment, pen slots, two small pockets, an interior zipper pocket, and an exterior back and front pocket. The student, fashionista, or businesswoman in your life is sure to love this gift.

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Wilton Preferred Cookie Press, $31 at Amazon

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Amazon

This 13-piece cookie press set comes with 142 discs featuring trees, wreaths, snowmen and other delightful designs. Simply fill the cylindrical press with a favorite cookie dough and press it into the perfect shape for baking. The press also comes with decorating tips and recipes.

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The Gillian Liquid Shine Buttondown Shirt, $98 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

The perfect gift for your glam BFF or wife, this shimmery button-down is perfect for festive parties or even a day at the office. This blouse will look perfect tucked into a skirt or worn over pants and will be a hit with anyone who loves a little glitz. 

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DPVR RYMEK Typerwriter, $130 at Amazon

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Amazon

Writers, students, and fashionable office-goers will love this vintage-inspired typewriter keyboard. The keyboard can connect to devices through Bluetooth or a cord and is compatible with desktops, laptops, and tablets. An LED backlight adds a modern flare (and a little visibility) when needed.

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R.W. Flame Electric Fireplace Heater, $190 at Amazon

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Amazon

Keep her cozy as she reads a book, catches up on her favorite show, or sips some cocoa this holiday season. This electric fireplace can fully heat a room of up to 200 square feet. It’s designed to be quiet and unobtrusive and has controls that adjust the brightness of the electric fire. 

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KitchenAid Variable Speed Corded Hand Blender, $45 at Amazon

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Amazon

This KitchenAid-brand immersion blender comes in 10 color options and is great for hummus, pesto, whipped cream, smoothies, soups, and other liquids. The blender has an 8” arm, variable speed settings, and a three-cup BPA-free blending jar and lid for easy storage.

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Maeve Colorblock Cable Sweater, $148 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

This fun and flirty sweater offers a structured and delicate design and soft, high-quality materials. Perfect for pairing with jeans or a skirt, the woman in your life will want to wear this sweater all winter long. 

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The Mitty Snowman Reusable Skin Cleansing Cloths, $22 at Amazon

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Amazon

Make the woman in your life’s winter skincare routine more festive than ever with these snowman-themed reusable cleansing cloths. Made from Korean polyester, these cloths are made from gentle fibers and are smaller than washcloths. She’ll replace thousands of wipes and cotton balls with this gift!

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Whynter Upright Automatic Ice Cream Maker, $289 at Amazon

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Amazon

Ice cream makers will always be a great gift, and this one is a lot more high-tech than the ones you may have used as a kid. This ice cream maker is super easy to use and can whip up ice cream, sorbet and gelato in any flavor you’d like. Small enough to fit efficiently onto a countertop, it’s also available in pink for the Barbie-obsessed out there.

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Jo Malone Christmas Trio Gift Set, $48 at Nordstrom

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Nordstrom

Give the gift of amazing-smelling, moisturized skin with this trio from London-based luxury fragrance brand Jo Malone. Presented in a gingerbread-inspired gift box, this set comes with Wood Sage & Sea Salt Cologne, English Pear & Freesia Body & Hand Wash and Zesty Lime Basil & Mandarin Hand Cream.  

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Our Table 6-Quart Enameled Cast Iron Dutch Oven at Walmart

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Walmart

Dutch ovens are great for making soups, meats, vegetables, sauces, stews and even bread. This six-quart enameled cast iron Dutch oven comes in eight color options and ensures even heat distribution for all cooking and baking needs. The enamel-lined interior makes this Dutch oven easy to clean, and it’s BBQ-safe at temperatures up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Shark SmoothStyle Heated Comb & Blow Dryer Brush, $100 at Nordstrom

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Nordstrom

The process of drying your hair can be a long and laborious one, so make things easier for her with this heated Shark comb and blow dryer brush. This styling tool is designed to straighten and smooth hair with heated comb technology for a voluminous, healthy finish. 

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Celine Triomphe Oval Sunglasses, $510 at Nordstrom

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Nordstrom

If you’ve ever had a pair of sunglasses practically snap in half in your bag, you know a high-quality pair is worth it. These sleek, shapely sunglasses are made in Italy and offer 100% UV protection. The lenses are 52 mm, the bridge is 22 mm and the temple is 145 mm. 

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Kera Till Bun Horoscope Pullover, $78 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

This fun and flirty cotton pullover, which boasts artwork from French-German illustrator Kera Till, is guaranteed to be a hit with anyone from your wife to your BFF. In the “bun horoscope,” Till displays what different buns might look like depending on your mood. Relatable? We think so. 

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Sweet Potato Pie Extra Creamy Hair Cream, $15 at Ulta

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Ulta

We’re going to guess we had you at “sweet potato pie,” but if that’s not the case, let us further convince you why this little pot of hair cream will make the perfect gift: This is a buildable, lightweight cream that provides tons of moisture and won’t leave you with any grease to speak of. Made with sweet potatoes stirred with vanilla and sprinkled with cinnamon, what’s not to love about this hair concoction? 

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By Anthropologie Boxer Shorts, $38 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

While there are tons of silky pajamas out there that promise to be the most comfortable ever, if you ask us, it doesn’t get much more comfortable than sleeping in a pair of boxer shorts. Gift the woman you’re shopping for these stylish and functional boxer shorts, which are available in four different colorways.

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The Alani Chasmere Mock-Neck Sweater, $180 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

This super-soft, beautifully patterned cashmere pullover will make the perfect gift. With a relaxed fit, this flirty sweater is available in nine different patterns and colorways. While dry-cleaning isn’t required, it is recommended to prevent pilling and damage to this pretty piece.

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The Petra Mini Drop Earrings, $44 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

Available in silver and gold, these TikTok-famous earrings are sure to be a hit. Crafted with 14-karat gold-plated brass (gold) and rhodium-plated brass (silver), these earrings will instantly make any outfit just a little bit fancier. Perfect as a stocking stuffer or something to place under the tree, these earrings are sure to be a hit.

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Lotus AHA Resurfacing Gentle Serum, $68 at Ulta

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Who doesn’t love a good serum? If you’re looking for a skincare product the woman in your life will love, you can’t go wrong with Fresh’s Lotus AHA Resurfacing Gentle Serum. The serum contains prickly pear flower extract that boosts radiance, achieves a more even texture, boosts radiance and reduces the look of fine lines and dark spots. Made with AHAs (glycolic acid and citric acid), these ingredients help exfoliate for a smoother skin texture. 

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Light Blue Eau Intense Eau de Parfum, $72 at Ulta

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Amazon

For an escape into the Mediterranean Blue, look no further than Dolce & Gabana’s Light Blue Eau Intense Eau de Parfum. This fresh, woody fruit scent contains key notes of lemon, green apple and peach skin. 

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Ulta Lip Library, $22 at Ulta

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Ulta

Whether it’s your BFF, your mother-in-law or your wife, make sure she doesn’t have to make any hard and fast lip decisions ever again with this lip library. This kit comes with four lip oils, four plumping lip glosses, four matte lip creams and four lip stains. Trust us, any woman would be happy to find this gift under the tree!  

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Cryo Chill Ice Beaded Face Mask, $16 at Ulta

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Ulta

Cryotherapy is all the rage these days, so give the gift of an invigorated, refreshed complexion with this cryo-chill ice-beaded face mask. To use it, simply pop it in the freezer (if using it fabric side down) or in the fridge (if using it beaded side down).

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Heat Sense Foot and Pedicure Spa, $50 at Ulta

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Ulta

There are few things in life more relaxing and rejuvenating than a pedicure, and now you can help the woman in your life enjoy a luxurious foot treatment in the comfort of her home. Designed to deliver a complete massage along with a torrent of relaxing bubbles, this is the perfect gift for anyone looking to invigorate sore and achy feet.  

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Bistro Tile Wine Glasses, $64 at Anthropologie

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These bold, mosaic-inspired wine glasses are the perfect vessel for dinner parties and cozy nights at home. With 24-karat gold decals and mouth-blown glass, this gorgeous set will be something the woman you’re shopping for uses for years to come. 

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Dr. Teal’s Foaming Bubble Bath, $7 at Ulta

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Ulta

This foaming bubble bath from Dr. Teal’s will ensure the woman you’re giving a gift to will get her best night of sleep ever. Made with melatonin and essential oils, this bubble bath will transform any bubble bath into a spa to provide stress relief and set her up for a great night of sleep.

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Dynamic Duo Crease-Free Hair Clips, $12 at Anthropologie

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Anthropologie

These sweet metal clips, made exclusively for Anthropologie, are the perfect accessory. They can be worn to jazz up any hairstyle, but they’re also great for keeping hair out of the face during nighttime skincare routines. 

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Megababe Thigh Rescue, $14 at Ulta

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Ulta

The perfect gift for your BFF who always complains about chafing, this Megababe Thigh Rescue will make the perfect stocking stuffer. Made with an award-winning five-star formula, the product uses soothing aloe, pomegranate extract, antioxidant-rich vitamin E and more for a product that works. 

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Drunk Elephant A Day In the Sun, $29 at Ulta

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Ulta

Help her keep her skin hydrated and moisturized even in the strongest of sun with clean beauty brand Drunk Elephant’s A Day in the Sun kit. This kit includes travel sizes of Protini Cream, a peptide-packed moisturizer, and D-Bronzi, an antioxidant-rich, peptide-infused and bronzing serum for healthy, glowing skin.

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