We all know that one superwoman in our lives who’s always on-the-go and never seems to have time to pause and pamper herself. But even superwomen need some TLC. Show your love and appreciation for your closest girl pals with self-care gifts today! Whether it’s through journaling, colouring or indulging in beauty treatments, there is bound to be something she’d relax with instantly!
Self-care gifts that are right up your girlfriend’s alley!
1. Lavender & Geranium Scented Soy Candle
Candles sure have a way of calming and relaxing you, don’t they? If your girlfriend has been feeling burnt out recently then gift her this Lavender and geranium scented soy candle (available on Vandle Fluer Co.) Lavender is one of the most popular and versatile essential oils used in aromatherapy. It promotes relaxation, helps to treat anxiety and fights insomnia! Besides that, as you mindfully light a candle and inhale the natural scent, you’ll achieve a meditative, almost serene state of mind.
2. Laneige Sleeping Mask
Have your girlfriends turn their skincare routine into a self-care ritual with this Laneige sleeping face mask (available on Laneige)! This mask has a power-packed dose of skin-loving essentials that’ll leave your skin feeling rejuvenated and well-rested! Sleeping masks also serve as a therapeutic treatment and release the stresses of the day to help your girlfriend feel and look her best! Check out our guide to best Korean face masks for more products to choose from!
3. Scented Bath Scrub
Girlfriends will never say no to beauty and personal care products! This luscious scented bath scrub set (available on lightboat2.sg) will deliver a much-needed cleansing, exfoliating and moisturising experience. All they’ve to do is simply drop the bath scrub into warm water and slip into the bathtub while enjoying the explosion of colour and lovely fragrance. From improving blood circulation, alleviating headaches, reducing anxiety to improving mood, immersing oneself in a hot bath is a self-care routine that all should indulge in!
4. Sherpa Blanket
Wrap your girl pal up in a super soft sherpa blanket (available on crazybuy)! Made of flannel and a cashmere fabric blend, it has a soft and wool-like touch which is perfect for keeping her warm while stimulating relaxation! This oversized blanket is large enough for two, so you can definitely share it with your bestie while catching a Netflix drama or having HTHTs! Snuggling up in this ultra-comforting blanket will make you feel like you’re being hugged and is a great self-care gift to get your girlfriend!
5. Xiaomi Graphene Heating Silk Eye Mask
If your girlfriend is one to pull many late-nighters then it’s time to get her a Xiaomi eye mask (available on xltrade.sg). The importance of sleep cannot be undermined and it will definitely show up the next day in the form of dark eye circles and puffy eye bags t! Good sleep helps you to process information better and reduces the chances of depression and anxiety while also keeping the skin ever-radiant! Read this guide on how to sleep better if you think your girlfriend (or yourself) could do with better sleep quality!
6. Wireless Earphones
Your girlfriend deserves the latest tech gadgets to listen to her favourite tunes, so why not have her plugged into these wireless earphones (available on fashionmakeup.sg)? If your girlfriend is a fitspo, then these pair of wireless earphones are a convenient way of jamming to her workout songs in the gym! Even if your girl pal is more of a workaholic, wireless earphones will be equally useful, allowing her to listen to calming and meditative music on-the-go. Read our guide on best wireless earphones in Singapore for a list of quality earphones you can get as a gift for your girlfriend today!
Self-care encompasses carving out time for reflective thinking. So gift your girlfriends the marble-lous gift of self-exploration with this set of hardcover marble journals (available on annadreamhouse.sg)! Through this medium, she can cultivate the habit of gratitude and learn how to positively cope with difficult life situations. With a pretty and inspiring marble print, this notebook is sure to keep her motivated on this journey of mindful writing!
8. Adult Colouring Book
Remind your girlfriends that colouring isn’t all just kids play with this colouring book (available on AmazingStore)! This intricately designed book was created specifically to help adults to de-stress their minds and bodies after tiring days at work. As you focus on colouring within the lines, your mind and body will naturally relax and you’ll begin to appreciate this rather therapeutic activity. We also can’t deny that adult colouring books make one of the most fun self-care gifts for your girlfriends!
9. Yoga Mat
Push your girlfriend to take up yoga and help to kickstart her journey with this non-slip yoga mat (available on Love fashion)! Yoga is widely regarded to be a teacher of strength and inner peace with the practice itself being laced with self-care lessons! Regular yoga practice helps you to tune in and forge a greater connection with your mind, on and off the mat. This will in-turn help take on day-to-day stresses with greater ease. If your girlfriend isn’t up for yoga, encourage her to meditate on one of these beautiful meditation mats instead!
Spread some self(less)-care around you today!
With this guide of self-care gifts for your girlfriends, we hope you’ll be able to nourish their minds, bodies and spirits! Because after all, self-care isn’t a luxury, but a necessity for a happy and healthy life!
But, of course, we can’t forget the men in our lives, can we? Help your man establish a self-care routine by gifting him some of the best skincare products for men!