If you’re stuck for ideas on what to get your mum this Mother’s Day how about making a hamper full of all her favourite products. The great thing about making a hamper is you can personalise it with all of her favourite things whether it be make up, accessories, perfume or her favourite chocolates.
Does your mum struggle with frizzy fly away hair? If she does then the Braun Satin Hair 7 (£28.99) might just be the answer to her prayers! The brush uses Iontec technology to give maximum shine, it is exceptionally gentle on hair and is capable of taming frizz and flyaway hair. At the push of a button you can have shiny luscious smooth locks in seconds.
Me To You Mug
If your mum enjoys tea or coffee then this gorgeous vintage style Me to You Mug would make a great gift. The mug features the iconic blue nosed Me To You bear inside a vintage style photo frame styled with elegant pink roses, on the reverse of the mug are the words Wonderful Mum written in gold font. The mug has an rrp of £6 and is available to buy from Clintons.
Avon is well known for having a great range of quality products at affordable prices so including a few items from their new range was a must. Inside the hamper is the Limited Edition Skin So Soft Body Lotion £4 and Body Oil Spray £5. The body lotion has a silky consistency and a lovely light floral fragrance that is sure to make it’s way into your mums skincare routine in no time. The body oil will leave skin moisturised and glowing.
Aldi Lacura Skincare
My mum is a fan of the Aldi face serum so I know the Aldi beauty products will be well received. Included in the hamper is the Lacura Anti-ageing range which includes Day cream priced at £2.99 – this cream helps tighten and firm normal to dry skin and contains skin smoothing ingredients to leave skin looking and feeling it’s best. The Night cream is enhanced with Argan oil and Shea Butter which helps to smooth and regenerate skin whilst you sleep, priced at £2.99. The Lacura hand cream complements the anti-ageing range and makes sure hands aren’t forgotten, priced at just £1.79 it’s the perfect Winter skin pick me up. Not forgetting hair care, there is also a hair miracle oil treatment in the range so you’re sure to look great from head to toe.
Aldi have a whole host of great items available as part of their Specialbuys Mother’s Day range this year. Some of the items available include, a fashion watch, cosy slippers, tea time gifts, an Ionic Hairdryer, Remington Straighteners and a selection of stylish scarves amongst others. The Mother’s Day products are available whilst stocks last so stop by your local store if you’re looking for that perfect gift.
Part of the aromatherapy range the Lavender Bath & Body Oil adds a touch of luxury to mums skin care routine leaving them feeling relaxed and revitalised. The oil can be applied directly to skin to lock in moisture, used as a massage oil or put into a bath to enjoy a relaxing soak whilst the lovely lavender aroma fills the room. The Lavender Bath & Body Oil is available from the Kerstin Florian website priced at £29.50.
Spring is fast approaching and nails are starting to be painted a whole host of glorious colours. Fashion concious mums will love the Nella Milano Nail Laquer, they offer a range of different collections and colours so there’s sure to be something your mum will appreciate. In the hamper are two colours from the Four Seasons collection, there’s the gorgeous Lemon Sherbert which is bang on trend this Spring/Summer, just head to River Island and you’ll be presented with an abundance of bright yellow items, bold is beautiful! Then there’s Evergreen which is a gorgeous shade of jewelled green, the nail varnishes are available to buy from the Nella Milano website priced at £8.95 each.
There’s no doubt that our hair takes a lot of abuse from styling, products and even the weather, so having a good hair care routine is essential. Michael Van Clarke offer a great range of hair care products, including a Pre-wash Treatment which is a part of the 3 More Inches range. The Pre-wash Treatment is used to slow down the ageing process and helps hair grow longer faster. Available to buy from Michael Van Clarke, Selfridges and Space NK UK, priced at £29.
Of course mum will need somewhere to store all of her beauty products and what could be better than a bag from Victoria Green’s range of beauty bags. Whether it’s a small make up brush bag, a large bag or a carry bag there’s a bag and pattern for everyone. Prices start from just £5 and products are available to buy from Debenhams.
The great thing about perfume is you can never really go wrong, everyone loves receiving perfume. Pop her favourite perfume in the hamper or give her a surprise and choose something she hasn’t tried before but you know she’s sure to love.
If your mum has a sweet tooth then Marks and Spencer have a great range of Mother’s Day treats to make her mouth water. If she’s a biscuit lover then the delicious all butter Shortbread Selection is just the thing, a lovely selection of mini shortbread biscuits in 3 delicious flavours, strawberries & cream, burnt sugar and lemon & lime the selection is the perfect gift for those mums who like to enjoy a biscuit with their cup of tea after a hard days work.
If your mum is more of a chocolate lover then perhaps the Sweet Treats Selection or the Caramel Coulis Truffles will be more to her liking. The Sweet Treats Selection includes milk chocolate coated honeycomb, white chocolate covered strawberries & milk chocolate discs all presented in a lovely gift bag style package decorated with flowers and a bow mums are sure to appreciate this tasty selection. The Caramel Coulis Truffles are smooth creamy caramel coulis chocolate truffles that melt in your mouth, there are 8 individually wrapped truffles in the nicely decorated presentation box. A lovely treat for those hard working mums.