Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift Ideas
If you’ve left your Mother’s Day shopping to the last minute (again), and you’re starting to stress that you’ve left it too late to find the perfect gift, relax. We’ve scoured the best of beauty to find the best last minute Mother’s Day gift ideas to suit any taste, and any budget. From skincare to fragrance, hair care to body care, you’ll find the perfect gift for mum right here. Just sit back, take a deep breath, and put your feet up while you read our gift guide.
Jurlique Gift Sets
Jurlique always have the most wonderful gift sets for special occasions, and this Mother’s Day is no exception. Choose from one of 4 stunning gift sets, or have your own made up in the Jurlique boutiques. Our favourites – the Jurlique Rose Face Care Set, featuring Rosewater Balancing Mist 50ml, Rose Moisture Plus Moisturising Cream Mask 50ml, Rose Moisture Plus Moisturising Lotion 50ml, and Activating Water Essence 10ml, this luxe set contains everything mum needs for nourished and hydrated skin. RRP $95.00. If mum suffers from dry hands over Winter, she’ll love the Jurlique Hand Care Set, with a trio of gorgeous handbag sized treats. Containing Rose Hand Cream 40ml, Lavender Hand Cream 40ml, and Citrus Hand Cream 40ml, mum’s hands will be delicately scented, soft and protected. RRP $69.00.
Carolina Herrera Légère
There is no better time than Mother’s Day to celebrate the wonderful, strong woman that is your mother. Carolina Herrera celebrates female empowerment with their new fragrance – Good Girl Légère Eau de Parfum. An Oriental Floral constructed around the DNA of the original Good Girl fragrance, the scent is built around the eloquent pairing of Jasmine, the signature of Carolina Herrera, and Tonka, a rich, warm, intoxicating note. Suitable for both day and night, and perfect for our Autumn/Winter season, your mum will love the sophistication of this radiant, classic scent. Eau de Parfum 50ml RRP $149.00. Also available in 30ml and 80ml sizes.
Schwarzkopf Professional Mother’s Day Sets
Created especially for Mother’s Day, and available in six different variants, so you are sure to find one to suit your mother’s hair needs, the Schwarzkopf Professional Mother’s Day Hair Care Sets will keep mum’s hair in tip top condition over Winter. Each set contains a Bonacure Shampoo 250ml and Conditioner 200ml, and is packaged in a gorgeous floral gift box. Our favourites – the Schwarzkopf Professional Colour Set, with cell protector technology and a pH 4.5 balance helps to lock in colour pigments, to keep colour looking intense and luscious for longer, and the Schwarzkopf Professional Moisture Set with Hyaluronic technology to help rebalance and deliver optimum levels of moisture to even the driest hair, helping to improving resilience, increasing shine and eliminating static, so it’s nourished over Winter. Sets RRP $34.95 each.
ghd Platinum+ Hair Straightener
Treat mum to good hair days all year round with the stylish new ghd Platinum+ Hair Straightener in crisp white (no more getting lost in the drawer)! The smart Predictive Technology styler predicts hair needs and constantly adapts the power to ensure the optimum styling temperature, 185ºC, at all times, to deliver consistent styling results. Heat is monitored over 250 times per second thanks to infinity sensors throughout the plates, ensuring a precise reading to adjust the power accordingly. So, no matter what mum’s hair type or styling technique, ghd platinum+ will ensure she always receives the perfect amount of heat for her hair needs, personalised to her. Each plate is precision milled to allow hair to pass without a snag, and as a bonus the rounder body is perfect for creating curls and waves, whatever your hair type. Straight hair – curly hair – wavy hair – the choice is hers. 3 Year Warranty RRP $340.00.
Nutrimetics Ultra Care+ Platinum DNA Cellular Age Repair Crème 2-for-1 Offer
Give mum a gift that will really last with the popular Nutrimetics Ultra Care+ Platinum DNA Cellular Age Repair Creme 2 for the price of 1 Mother’s Day offer. Mum can treat her skin with youth-activating cellular renewal for plumper, firmer, younger-looking skin. Ultra Care+ Platinum DNA Cellular Age Repair Crème is inspired by nature, with its unique ‘Immortal’ Peptide-51 cellular renewal mechanisms, supported by cutting-edge botanical innovation, helping to repair the skin’s own production of hyaluronic acid to help plump and firm her complexion from within. Suitable for use day and night. 2 x 60ml Creme RRP $86.00
Nivea Skincare Sets
Give mum the gift of great skin from the selection of practical Mother’s Day Sets from Nivea. Choose from the 8 different sets and keep mum’s skin hydrated and glowing over Winter. The 8 gift sets cover lip, face moisturiser, cleanser or body skincare needs, and all are priced at $30 or less! Our favourites – the Nivea Get Up & Glow Gift Box, featuring Nivea Shower Crème & Oil Pearls Lotus 250ml, Nivea Body Lotion Firming Q10 Plus 250ml, Nivea Q10 Anti-Age Hand Cream 100ml, and Nivea Original Care Lip 4.8g, this set contains everything mum needs to keep her hands, lips and body nourished and hydrated. RRP $19.95 – available from TerryWhite Chemmart and The Warehouse. Partnered up with the Nivea Smooth Skin Indulgent Bag, containing Nivea Q10 Power Day Cream SPF30 50ml, Nivea Q10 Power Night Cream 50ml, Nivea Q10 Body Lotion Firming Q10 Plus 250ml, and Nivea Q10 Hand Tube 70ml all packaged in a bonus Cosmetic Bag mum’s skin will reap the benefits of these anti-ageing wonders. RRP $30.00 – available from Woolworths.
Moët & Chandon Rosé Treasured Ties
Celebrate your Mother’s Day lunch with a gift of the limited edition Moët & Chandon Rosé Treasured Ties collection – the latest design for the tie and sleeve that adorn the Rosé Impérial limited edition bottles. Moët & Chandon’s black tie has elegantly dressed the House’s champagne bottles since 1886. This year, for Mother’s Day Moët & Chandon’s Treasured Ties design marries its Rosé Impérial champagne with the House’s signature tie, with the symbol unravelling into a ribbon that wraps around the Rosé Impérial bottles dressed in a pink sleeve. The ribbon twirls elegantly to spell the words “Moët” or “Rosé,” or to contour the shape of a heart, creating three different versions of the design for you to choose for Mother’s Day. 750ml RRP $80.00 each. And if you’re finding it hard to decide on your favourite design, the collection is available in mini bottles, so you can get all 3! 200ml RRP $35.00 each.
Synergie Skin Ultimate Eye Essentials
As the skin around our eyes is so thin and delicate, it is one of the first areas to show signs of ageing, so it is well worth investing in a good quality eye cream once you hit 40. That’s why the Synergie Skin Ultimate Eye Essentials is such a great Mother’s Day gift. The limited-edition eye care duo, the pair has you covered from day to night, tackling tell-tale signs of fatigue, dark circles and puffy eyes. The set contains ImprovEyes Day – a lightweight hydrating serum to help reduce tell-tale visible ageing, dark circles and mild swelling around the eyes. The formula allows for optimal ingredient delivery that won’t interfere with makeup and concealer application in the morning. 15ml. The ImprovEyes Night is an intensely restorative overnight eye cream to help rejuvenate the skin around the eyes as you sleep. This creamy overnight wonder is enriched with Chamomile German, Green Tea, Marula and Blackcurrant Oil to help address inflammation and hydration concerns. 15ml. Gift mum the gift of fresh, youthful and well-rested eyes and she’ll really thank you. Set RRP $149.00 (valued at $219.00, and available until May 12, 2019).
endota spa Freedom Voucher
If all else fails, and you still haven’t found the perfect gift, let mum choose her own gift with the endota spa Freedom Voucher. As the name suggests, the gift card gives mum the freedom to choose whatever treatment or combination of treatments she likes, creating her own spa experience that suits individual preferences. You can choose an amount to suit your budget (from $25 to $2,000), and let mum select her perfect treatment. Won’t you be the favourite child (not that you aren’t already)!
We hope we’ve given you some ideas for the perfect gift for mum – after all, she deserves it! Maybe we’ve even saved you some time or money. How will you spend Mother’s Day? Let us know in the comments below.