Christmas is always a good time to gift a skincare treat. Whether it’s a gift to help a Mum-to-be relax, pamper herself or indulge in a little bit of ‘me-time’ before her new bundle of joy arrives, there’s lots of brilliant skincare treats out there ideal for expectants mums.
There’s quite a few pregnancy and new Mum skincare gift sets out there all with their unique products to help a new mum relax, unwind and look after herself a little bit more. Some products are ideal for keeping in your hospital bag with others designed to help Mums in the days and weeks after birth.
Walter and May offer a fantastic mums to be gift box with a selection of Mia and Dom Organic Botanicals products. This Mum-to-be Gift box includes a morning sickness balm, stretch mark oil, lip balm and a Calming Remedy all of which come beautifully wrapped in a keepsake box. Retails at £40.
The Indigo Herb Pregnancy Care Gift Set is a pregnancy care set ideal for mums-to-be in their second and third trimesters. The gift set includes a range of herbal products which has been traditionally used for hundreds of years to aid Mums-to-be get all the nourishment they need during their pregnancy. The gift set includes a pregnancy care massage oil from the Indigo Botanicals range, raspberry leaf tea with strawberry shaped tea infuser and the pregnancy care essential oil brand from the Indigo Botanicals range. Retails at £19.99.
During pregnancy our skin goes through a lot. My Expert Midwife have developed a unique range of pre-natal and post-natal skincare products to help us Mums take a little extra care in the areas that need it the most. My Expert Midwife say that their range “is specially formulated and tested to soothe, calm, prevent infection and aid healing, providing Mums with the safest ingredients necessary to restore body confidence”. Products include Peri-Prep your bits, Spritz for Bits, Fantastic Skin-Elastic and No Harm Nipple Barm. Prices start from £15.50.
If you know a Mum who loves a good soak in the tub, then the Olverum Bath Oil is a luxurious treat right up their street. The unique blend of essential oils combine to ease stress and relax tension in both body and mind. The oil is absorbed by the skin helping you to relax, restore and renew. Please note that due to the concentration of essential oils, it’s recommended that Mums-to-be seek medical advice from their Midwife or Doctor prior to using this bath oil during their pregnancy. Retails at £29 for 125ml (25 baths)
Natural and effective skincare is a must during pregnancy and Mustela Maternity offer a complete range of expert skincare products for use throughout pregnancy and beyond. With popular products including their body firming gel, stretch marks prevention cream and the light legs gel, there is a product for the whole body. All their products have been tested for safe use during pregnancy and with newborns and are also safe to use when breastfeeding. Products start from £13.75 and can be bought from Amazon*
If you’re stuck on what to buy a Mum to be but want to make sure they feel pampered then why not get them a Baby2Body Pregnancy subscription box. The Pamper Box for Pregnancy is an ideal gift for someone who you want to treat. Packed with practical and luxurious treats the subscription box offers a range of pregnancy-safe products to help Mums-to-be feel at their most beautiful during their pregnancy. Retails at £25.
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Disclosure: This gift guide contains gifted products and products that I genuinely believe Mums-to-be would love this Christmas. This post contains affiliate links marked with an asterisk*