16 Fashionable Gifts for the Wellness-Obsessed
Everyone approaches wellness a little differently, which is why it can be one of the hardest gifting categories to navigate. But stop stressing (FYI, it’s kinda bad for you) because we pulled 18 amazing presents and stocking stuffers for everyone on your list, including your girlfriend who lives and breathes for barre, your coworker who keeps a crystal on her desk, and your boyfriend who keeps a bottle of water on him at all times.
From cute sweaters to wear to spin (and then straight to brunch) to a fitness watch that keeps track of your heart rate, sleep, and workout stats, to a chic lineup of non-toxic skincare products, keep scrolling to start your holiday shopping right now.
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This touch-screen smartwatch can not only track your heart rate, sleep and workout, it can also help you stay on top of your period. There’s a lot to love about the Versa, but we’re particularly impressed by the fact that it's waterproof (up to 50 meters), supports text and calendar alerts, allows you to pay on-the-go, and offers personalized, guided breathing sessions for your cool-down. Multiple bands make it work for both fitness and everyday usage.
Foreo Issa 2
This dentist-recommended electric toothbrush, which is available in four different colors, is shockingly chic, and on top of helping you keep your teeth clean and cavity-free, it kinda double as bathroom decor, right?
ReFa CARAT FACE Roller
So your BFF has graduated from the rose quartz facial rollers that dominate Instagram? Here's your best gifting option. The ReFa roller actually soothes the skin and mimics the motions of a esthetician's massage, tightening and defining the angles of your face. Pair it with a top-notch serum and you're set.
Adidas Edgebounce Shoes
These super comfy, ultra-lightweight sneakers can be used for jogging, cross training, weights, and more. The mesh fabric means they stretch with ease and your foot never feels restricted.
Sunday Riley Face to Face Kit
This cute set by genius skincare creator, Sunday Riley, packs some of its best-selling products into one adorable gift set. Not only is the value great (you're saving over $20 from a la carte), but even down to the packaging, you can see the quality that has gone into this gift.
Perfect Moment Stardust Intarsia Merino Wool Turtleneck Sweater
Let's call it the perfect multi-use turtleneck. It works for before yoga, at work, for a holiday party, and during a Netflix binge. It's athleisure at its finest.
Gravity Weighted Blanket
Skip out on gifting your sister-in-law yet another throw and treat her to a blissful night's sleep. OK, you can't make the baby stop crying, but you can help her chill out with a buzzy weighted blanket, which are said to help lower anxiety and promote relaxation.
Olika Minnie Trio Hand Sanitizer
These adorable hand sanitizer bottles are made with cleaner ingredients (seriously, the entire list consists of alcohol, water, glycerin, aloe vera, and essential oils) and go the distance during cold and flu season. One tiny bottle equals out to about 250 uses, or 500 sprays. The brand claims that's about 15+ bottles of gel-based hand sanitizer.
This Works Perfect Body Muscle Therapy
This essential oil blend helps soothe tense, sore muscles and dispenses through a rollerball applicator, which also acts as a mini massager.
Tory Sport Grumps Appliquéd Leather and Shell Backpack
This is exactly how we feel when we're walking to a 6:30 a.m. workout session, but damn does it feel good after. With zipper pockets and a roomy core, you'll have tons of space for a large water bottle, your keys, a change of clothes, sneakers, and more.
Myro Deodorant Subscription
OK, we get it. Gifting someone deodorant is tricky territory, but this new brand is seriously impressive and your wellness-obsessed friend will L-O-V-E. It's free of harsh chemicals (including, yes, aluminum) and uses natural scents that are released over time to mask any odor. Barley powder also helps reduce moisture — and trust us, it works. There's also a customization element. You have the option of choosing which refillable case you'd like, and when the deo runs dry, you just pop a new solid in!
Sakara Life 10-Day Reset Kit
If cleaner, plant-based eating is the plan for 2019, consider this the starter kit made simple. It's complete with healthy bars, beauty and detox water concentrates, a probiotic blend, teas, and 20 healthy recipes to swap into your routine. Together, the products are designed to support your body's function, help clear your skin, and even boost your energy levels.
Sweaty Betty Fur Bum Bag
Yes, fanny packs are back, and they're the best type of handbag to bring with you on errands or to the gym. You'll have both of your hands free for texting and you won't feel weighed down with a tote filled with, let's be honest, way too many lipsticks.
LifeStraw Universal Bottle Adapter with 2-Stage Filtration
Whether your loved one prefers glamping or camping, this portable water filtration system is a campsite must-have. The filter, which will fit in most water bottles, removes 99.9999% of bacteria from water, in addition to reducing the amount of pesticides and herbicides found in the H2O, too.
Maude Vibe Personal Massager
In case you hadn't heard yet: sexual self care is wellness. Just like you make sure to get your five fruits and veggies a day, it's important to look out for yourself in the pleasure department, too. This is much easier in 2018, now that the market is filled with a ton of amazing, aesthetic sex tech options. Of note? This vibrator by independent brand, Maude. At only $45, it's super affordable, and it looks good enough to keep on display. If that's not your speed, this cutie also comes with a little canvas pouch for easy storage.
Tangram Factory LED-Embedded Smart Jump Rope
This jump rope is straight out of science fiction. Using LED technology, this clever piece of equipment counts your jumps and displays the number in front of you through the trail of the moving cord. It syncs with your iPhone, Apple Watch, and many other apps and devices to take full advantage of the data this tool collects about your workout.