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Mother's Day gift guide

 

We’ve rounded up the best beauty gifts for every budget, so you can help customers show their mums they care this Mother’s Day

Skincare

Mad Beauty Eye Mask

This masquerade-inspired eye mask is perfect for busy mothers who deserve some pampering. Featuring a fresh cucumber fragrance, this relaxing eye mask helps to reduce tiredness and puffiness, leaving eyes feeling refreshed, supple and revived. The mask should be applied to a freshly cleansed face and left on for 10-15 minutes. Residue can be removed with warm water. RRP £2.99. www.madbeauty.com

Burt's Bees Discover Nature Gift Set

This gift set contains nourishing skincare products formulated with natural ingredients, housed in a pretty cosmetics bag that Mum can use again and again. The set contains Facial Cleansing Towelettes with white tea extract, Naturally Nourishing Milk & Honey Body Lotion, and 100% natural Vanilla Bean Lip Balm and Lip Shimmer in Rhubarb, for top to bottom TLC. RRP £16.99. www.burtsbees.co.uk

Elemis Pro-Definition Facial Oil

This luxurious facial oil creates contour definition and lift around the jawline, nose and brow for a more sculpted, youthful effect. The formula features moisturising essential fatty acids and antioxidant-rich raspberry plant stem cell technology, which improves moisturisation and reinforces the skin’s moisture barrier. Meanwhile, a harmonising, aromatic blend of clary sage, palmarosa and frankincense helps soothe and calm the mind. RRP £65. www.elemis.com

Fragrance

Layering Lab Body Mists

Superdrug has made the fragrance layering trend, pioneered by premium brands like Jo Malone, an affordable gift option this Mother’s Day with its six-strong range of Layering Lab Body Mists. The sprays are individually distinctive but can also be worn together in layers to suit different moods. The range includes: Oriental, Fresh, Floral, Gourmand, Cocoon and Paradise. RRP £2.99 each. www.superdrug.com

Yardley London English Freesia

This refreshing, light citrus floral fragrance is ideal for the classic fragrance fan. Top notes of bergamot, lemon, mandarin, cypress and lavender lead to heart notes of freesia, muguet, ginger and pepper. Base notes of sandalwood, musk, olibanum and amber crystals complete the scent. English Freesia Deodorising Body Spray and Nourishing Hand Cream are also available. RRP from £9.99. www.yardleylondon.co.uk

Elie Saab Gift Set

Elie Saab Le Parfum is described as a ‘radiant, voluptuous fragrance with an enveloping trail’. A top note of orange blossom leads to a heart of jasmine absolute and a cedarwood-honey rose accord at the base. This Mother’s Day gift set pays tribute to Elie Saab’s poetic floral catwalk creations, and includes a stunning red pouch and 50ml Body Lotion alongside the Le Parfum EDP. RRP £52. www.eliesaab.com

Getting personal

The Perfume Shop is offering personalised engraving from just £5.99 on over 250 fragrance bottles. Available exclusively online at www.theperfumeshop.com, up to 66 characters can be engraved for a truly bespoke Mother’s Day gift, which can be ordered as late as 23 March 2017 to arrive in time.

Hair care

Superdrug Hair Therapy Oils

Hair oils make ideal gifts for those with less to spend. Superdrug’s Hair Therapy Oil range includes three variants to suit all hair types: Hair Therapy Oil with Coconut for dry hair; Hair Therapy with Macadamia for damaged hair; and Hair Therapy Oil with Argan for all hair types. RRP £3.99 each. www.superdrug.com

Philip Kingsley Geranium & Neroli Elasticizer

Originally created for Audrey Hepburn, this pre-shampoo conditioning hair treatment adds elasticity, manageability, bounce and shine to hair. This special Geranium & Neroli version infuses hair with a floral, citrus scent that also revitalises the senses. RRP from £19. www.philipkingsley.co.uk

Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer

For the tech-savvy beauty lover, customers would be hard pushed to find a more decadent gift than the Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer. The small yet powerful digital motor sits in the handle, changing the way it works. The technology allows for faster, more precise drying, and controls heat distribution to reduce damage. RRP £299.99. www.boots.com

Bath & Body

Morris & Co Hand Cream Collection

The Morris & Co Love is Enough Hand Cream Collection comprises three travel-sized hand creams enriched with moisturising vitamin E, cocoa butter and macadamia oil. The fragrance combines delicious notes of peach, osmanthus, jasmine, heliotrope and musks. RRP £10. www.heathcote-ivory.com

Ted Baker Sugar Sweet Butterfly Kit for a Queen

This gorgeous gift set includes four beautifying body care treats: Body Wash, Body Spray and Body Soufflé, infused with Ted’s popular fruityfloral Butterfly fragrance, and Lip Balm with a vanilla berry flavour. The products are housed in a stunning cosmetics bag adorned with a floral and butterfly print. RRP £25. www.boots.com

Baylis & Harding Pink Prosecco & Cassis Weekend Bag

Baylis & Harding’s new Pink Prosecco & Cassis Collection is inspired by the sweet scent of Prosecco with a delicate hint of cassis. The stylish Weekend Bag contains: Body Butter, Body Wash, Bath Creme, Shower Gel, Bath Milk, Hand & Nail Cream, a nylon body polisher and a cute coin purse. RRP £45. www.baylisandharding.com

Make-up

MUA Luxe Eyeshadow Palette Enrapture

Looking far more luxurious than its budget beauty price tag, this beautiful eye palette comprises five soft, silky, wearable shades that can be easily blended for perfect results. With buildable intensity, each shade can be worn alone or layered to create a stunning multi-tonal look. RRP £6. www.muastore.co.uk

Clarins Tender Moments Collection

This limited edition range for Mother’s Day is part make-up, part skincare. Skin Illusion Blush contains red algae extract and pink opal powder to provide radiance and comfort, while Daily Energizer Lovely Lip Balm reacts with the lips’ pH to develop a personalised natural pink shade. RRP £16 each. www.clarins.com

Charlotte Tilbury Quick 'n' Easy Daytime Chic Look

This five-minute make-up kit is the perfect present for multi-tasking super mums. It contains Mini Wonderglow to soft-focus the complexion, Legendary Lashes Mascara, Classic Eyeliner in the suits-all Audrey shade, and Beach Stick in the sunkissed berry Formentera. RRP £55. www.charlottetilbury.com

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