It’s almost time to celebrate the most important woman in our lives, and we’re talking about Mother’s Day, of course.
Whether you’re spending it celebrating your biological mother or a motherly figure, we’re here to prepare you for the occasion with the best gift ideas.
From skincare to makeup, body to haircare, you’re likely to find something fun for even those who are hard to shop for.
Claire Organics Mother’s Day Gift Super Mom
Facial rollers and gua sha tools make for a great gift as they offer many benefits such as improved blood circulation, depuffing, and adding radiance to our skin.
You can choose between rose quartz and jade tools with this gift set. Not sure which one to pick? Rose quartz is designed to stay cool, while jade tends to warm with skin contact.
The gift set also includes several pampering items such as a rosehip anti-ageing handmade soap, a bubbly soap saving pouch, a luxurious rosehip face and body oil, a rose geranium pure essential oil, and a bouquet of love.
The Claire Organics Mother’s Day Gift Super Mom retails for RM156 on Shopee.
innisfree Black Tea Youth Enhancing Ampoule Value Set
While we may be unable to help our mums regain their youthful looks, we can still help her slow down the appearance of signs of ageing and help her feel more confident about herself too.
This innisfree Black Tea Youth Enhancing Ampoule is designed to relieve signs of skin fatigue after a long, tiring day. Specifically, it targets dryness, dull skin, skin texture, sensitive skin, and overall skin condition.
This set also comes with other trial sized products such as the Green Tea Cleansing Foam, Black Tea Eye Serum, Black Tea Ampoule, and Black Tea Youth Enhancing Cream.
We love how this includes five My Real Squeeze Mask Green Tea, which mum can totally use to unwind and relax after a long day of work.
The innisfree Black Tea Youth Enhancing Ampoule Value Set retails for RM229 on Shopee.
Laneige Night Rescue Sleeping Mask Kit
Sleeping masks are a great way to ensure your mum’s matured skin and lips stay well-hydrated through the night.
The Water Sleeping Mask is a moist-gel type mask which uses squalane to provide intensive overnight hydrating care, while the Cica Sleeping Mask features panthenol and cypress leaf extract to soothe irritated skin.
If your mum loves berries, she’s going to fall for the Lip Sleeping Mask which is rich in vitamin C and antioxidants to keep her lip smooth and supple.
The Laneige Night Rescue Sleeping Mask Kit retails for RM125 on Sephora.
Dear Dahlia Mesmerising Moment Collection Eyeshadow Palette
Mums into makeup are going to love this versatile collection of light and nude shades which will look great on any skin tone.
Comprising velvety mattes, silky shimmers, and even high-sparkle glitters, these buttery smooth eyeshadows build and blend seamlessly onto the skin.
Vegan and cruelty-free, they’re also infused with Dahlia Variabilis Flower Extract, which has antioxidant properties to protect the skin from environmental damage and provide anti-ageing benefits.
The Dear Dahlia Mesmerising Moment Collection Eyeshadow Palette retails for RM253 on Sephora.
Rouge Dior Coloured Lip Balm
This might look like a lipstick, but it’s actually a coloured lip balm which provides up to 24 hours of hydration and subtle, naturally enhancing coverage.
There are many shades like beiges and iconic reds as well as finishes ranging from matte to satin, so you can pick the perfect lippie for the mum in your life.
You can even personalise the lippie through Dior’s free custom engraving service. Just remember to input the message you want before adding to cart.
Here’s a bonus: Spend above RM300 and apply code MAKEHERSHINE on checkout to receive a complimentary Dior Mother’s Day Exclusive Bracelet, limited to the first 100 purchasers.
The Rouge Dior Coloured Lip Balm retails for RM165 on Dior’s eShop.
Yves Saint Laurent Rouge Pur Couture
You can’t go wrong with a classic red lipstick, so why not gift one that comes in a gorgeous golden tube that just oozes luxury?
This lipstick offers medium to full coverage with a beautiful satin finish while delivering all day comfort and hydration.
What’s great is that you can customise the lipstick with a free engraving, but it’s only limited to seven characters, so you have to make your message count!
The Yves Saint Laurent Rouge Pur Couture retails for RM150 on YSL’s eShop.
Body & Earth Body Mist Gift Set
Body mists are a great option for those who love pleasant scents without wanting to feel overwhelmed.
There are two versions of this gift set to choose from, each offering different pleasing scents. Set A includes lavender, white jasmine, and vanilla flower, while Set B has rose water, lemon verbena, and lavender.
Not only do these help you freshen up, but they also help your skin stay hydrated while neutralising the thin sweat and oil on your skin.
The Body & Earth Body Mist Gift Set retails for RM60 on Shopee.
Carolina Herrera Good Girl Supreme Eau De Parfum
Housed in an iconic bottle that resembles a stunning stiletto heel, this daring perfume will have your mum reconnecting with her rebellious, youthful side.
This is rich and sweet scent will have people complimenting your mum as soon as she walks into the room.
First, you’ll notice the scent of sweet berries before Egyptian jasmine and tuberose crystal. When everything fades away, you’ll still be able to smell the warm notes of roasted tonka beans and vetiver.
The Carolina Herrera Good Girl Supreme Eau De Parfum retails for RM428 on Sephora.
Dolce & Gabbana Dolce Rose Eau De Toilette
If your mum loves roses, she’s going to enjoy the Dolce Rose Eau De Toilette which will have her embracing her beauty and femininity.
The fragrance opens with vibrant and juicy notes of fruits such as crisp green apple, juicy mandarin, and tangy red currants. The middle notes are succulent white peach, creamy magnolia petals, and majestic rose.
Everything finally ends off with musk, white wood, and sandalwood, to balance against the rich, floral notes.
The Dolce & Gabbana Dolce Rose Eau De Toilette retails for RM335 on Sephora.
Maison Margiela Replica Springtime in a Park Eau De Toilette
For mums who prefer a fragrance that’s on the sweeter side, we recommend this EDT which will evoke the memory of blooming flowers in spring.
Described as bold yet light, this clean and fresh scent will immerse you with simple notes of fragrant lily of the valley and juicy pear.
If we were to label this fragrance, we would call it ‘cheerful’ and ‘bright’. Just wearing this scent makes us feel like we’re the star of a vibrant romantic comedy.
The Maison Margiela Replica Springtime in a Park Eau De Toilette retails for RM565 on Sephora.
L’Occitane Cherish with Cherry Giftset
This gift set is filled with items to wash over your mum with the scent of freshly bloomed cherry blossoms. She’ll be able to enjoy a bath and shower gel, a hand cream, and an EDT.
We’re especially fond of the bath and shower gel, which transforms into a rich lather upon contact with water to ensure the skin is left cleansed, delicately perfumed, and well-hydrated.
Everything comes in a cheerful yellow L’Occitane gift box that will surely brighten her spirits as she unwraps her present.
The L’Occitane Cherish with Cherry Giftset retails for RM169 on L’Occitane’s eShop.
Spa Luxetique Vanilla Bath and Body Mother’s Day Gift Set
Give your mum the ultimate pampering and spa-like experience through this 15-piece gift set that has everything she needs to unwind. Think soap, lotions, scrubs, and more.
They’re all in a delightful and pleasing vanilla scent that will leave her feeling soothed and make her smell like she’s just walked out of a bakery.
Everything comes in a beautiful handmade gift bag, which can double as a handbag, great for keeping makeup and for grocery shopping.
The Spa Luxetique Vanilla Bath and Body Mother’s Day Gift Set retails for RM227 on Shopee.
Wunderbath Mother Nature Gift Set with Hand Sanitiser
Flowers are classic, so why not amp up your gift game by giving her a bouquet of flower-shaped soaps that look and smell like the real thing?
Plus, if you look closely, there’s an adorable bunny soap hidden amongst the flowers that’s scented with passion fruit. SLS-free and paraben-free, these delicate soaps are suitable for sensitive skin.
The gift set also includes an apple orchard hand sanitiser, which will leave your mum’s hands clean and germ-free while smelling like fresh apples.
You don’t have to worry about buying wrapping paper or a card either, as this includes a cardboard gift box and a lovely greeting card.
The Wunderbath Mother Nature Gift Set with Hand Sanitiser retails for RM128.59 on Zalora.
Briogeo Don’t Despair, Repair! Strength + Repair Solutions for Dry + Damaged Hair Value Set
Hair ages just like the rest of the body, becoming thinner and greyer as time goes on. This, on top of colour treatments to restore the lustrous colour back to our strands, can cause our hair to become damaged and brittle.
That’s why this gift set makes for a great gift for mature ladies. It has everything you need to have a full haircare routine including a shampoo, a conditioner, a mask, a treatment oil, and more.
This haircare set repairs dry and damaged hair by strengthening it from within and builds foundation for healthy hair using proprietary NOVA Complex, Rosehip Oil, B-Vitamins, and Algae Extract.
The Briogeo Don’t Despair, Repair! Strength + Repair Solutions for Dry + Damaged Hair Value Set retails for RM315 on Sephora.
Coco & Eve Like A Virgin Super Nourishing Coconut & Fig Hair Masque and Tangle Tamer Set
Great for those looking to transform their dull hair, this hair mask and comb set helps to revive dry hair and restore it to its ‘like a virgin’ state.
This is thanks to raw virgin coconut and fig which helps to condition from the root to tip to hydrate the thirstiest of tresses.
Your mum will surely thank you for their newly found smooth and glossy hair at your next family gathering.
The Coco & Eve Like A Virgin Super Nourishing Coconut & Fig Hair Masque and Tangle Tamer Set retails for RM200 on Sephora.
Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer Fuchsia/Nickel with Flyaway Attachment
No one quite does hairdryers like Dyson, and this beautiful fuchsia coloured hairdryer is a perfect gift for mums who love styling their hair every day.
It has intelligent heat control, which means it won’t dry out your hair like some hair dryers, leaving you with luscious, silky hair.
Mums will love the five included attachments, great for the most precise styling. Your mum will be enjoying luxurious, celebrity-style hair in no time at all.
The Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer Fuchsia/Nickel with Flyaway Attachment retails for RM2,099 on Zalora.
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