There is no better feeling than choosing the perfect gift for someone you love. The smile and genuine feeling of surprise or happiness painted on the face of those most important to us are priceless. There is a kind of special joy in finding the ideal gift. Every year we have many opportunities to show our love to those who matter with a simple gesture; a gift, just for them. Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary or Christmas, giving a purposeful gift is the simplest way to show your appreciation and sentiment. It does not matter if it’s big or small, modest or extravagant, but that it is thoughtfully picked. Gifts can be even more appreciated, let alone useful when they achieve to contribute to physical and emotional wellness.
Presents are always emotionally loaded as they signify someone’s importance in our lives. So how can you choose the right one?
STEP 1: Notice the hints
Make a mental note of all the subtle clues someone might give you. A good trick is to make a note on your mobile of things people mention they love.
STEP 2: Remember, you’re not shopping for yourself!
Just because you really want to buy that deluxe blender to prepare your tasty morning chia smoothie, does not mean it is on everyone’s wish list. Sometimes we get overly enthusiastic and find things we only love. Don’t get carried away; remember you are not shopping for yourself. You need to show your appreciation to the receiver and your gift needs to be something they will really enjoy. Of course, to convert them to a healthy habit is always a great idea for their well-being!
STEP 3: Put in some effort
The effort always shows and distinguishes a thoughtful present from a quick generic solution! By taking the time to find that one special thing, you will also feel rewarded!
STEP 4: Choose something that will make them feel good about themselves
It is always a great idea to invest in gifts that will nurture the body and the soul! Instead of just another jumper, try things that will enhance their everyday routine and uplift the spirit!
Our Special Gift Sets with Purpose
At ilapothecary we care about you and your loved ones! We have created an outstanding selection of gift sets loaded with our 100% Natural Products with Purpose carefully curated to match everyday needs, combat the stressor of urban life and make you feel good inside out! So, when looking for that something special why not start at ilapothecary and select one of our tailor-made gift sets that will offer a calming experience and always serve as a reminder to take care both of the body and soul.
Ideal for those living a hectic life
A blissful gift set including our Awarded Beat the Blues range, a therapeutic alchemical mood balancing, uplifting & happiness-inducing blend. Inside you will find the Beat the Blues Shower and Bath Oil, Beat the Blues Pulse Point and our favourite Beat the Blues Room Spray. This complete gift set will offer a transformative experience, help protect against mental anguish and heal emotional wounds. A blend of Clary Sage, known as one of nature’s happiness-inducing oils Petitgrain, and Tuberose will provide balance and self-acceptance.
Ideal for workaholics
A relaxing gift set with a selection of nourishing and grounding products rich in natural ingredients that will instantly help us unwind and improve sleep quality. Inside you will find the Magnesium & Amethyst Deep Relax Bath Soak and SOS Body Balm. The Magnesium, mineral rich salts & Amethyst, blended with powerfully reparative and relaxing oils and gems, help relax the muscles ease nervous tension and leave us feeling nurtured, calm and promote deep sleep. After the relaxing bath, when your skin is open and soft, rub in the SOS Body Balm which soothes and calms dry skin, hydrates and deeply moisturises, helps relieve tired muscles, swollen joints or bruises. What a treat for our loved ones, let alone ourselves!
Ideal for busy multi-taskers
An invigorating gift set that provides the right boost to Face the Day! It includes our invigorating Face the Day Exfoliating Body Wash which both cleanses and exfoliates at the same time – perfect for multi-taskers. Blended with petitgrain, known to protect against mental anguish and perlite to lean out pores and leave skin smooth and glowing. Follow with our Keep Calm Hand and Body Lotion, a light, soft and deliciously fragrant body lotion which combines all the joy of Rose Geranium, Ylang Ylang and Petitgrain to soothe and nourish the skin. Finish your boosting routine with the travel size awarded Beat the Blues Room Spray for the perfect holistic uplift! A great combo for busy-bees and help start each morning energized, calm and grounded!
#GoodVibes Gift Set
Ideal for an uplifting home experience
Light up any moment of your day and help uplift your mood to bring #GoodVibes to your home with the divine smelling Products with Purpose. Our ‘clean’ (no paraffin) uplifting spicy Light Your Fire Candle infused with orange blossoms will help swiftly calm and balance the atmosphere. The awarded Beat The Blues Room Spray with its transformative blend of essential oils will uplift emotions and clear the atmosphere. Paired together, it is the perfect combination to make your home a serene space of safety where you can focus, recharge and create!
#GetStarted Gift Set
For the ones who are about to #GetStarted here is a Deluxe Travel Edition for the Festive Season!
Our Magnesium and Amethyst Deep Relax Bath Soak 40gr Deluxe Travel size is a blend of Magnesium and mineral rich salts which are known to relax muscles, help ease nervous tension and help promote deep sleep. Perfectly combined with our Keep Calm Hand and Body Lotion in 30ml Travel size, a light, soft and deliciously fragrant body lotion which combines all the joy of Rose Geranium, Ylang Ylang and Petitgrain to soothe and nourish the skin. Together with what other than our awarded Beat the Blues Room Spray in 15ml Travel Size to help uplift emotions.
#InnerLight Gift Set
Ideal for precious moments of calmness
Inside you will find our nurturing Quiet Start Body Scrub, the mood balancing Feminine Happy Oil and the relaxing Magnesium & Amethyst Deep Relax Bath Soak in an exclusive travel size. Surrender yourself to the power of aromatherapy and rediscover your inner light.
Give a little something extra to your favourite people and pair their Christmas gift set with a special Christmas Bauble with Purpose. Bonus point, they will look perfect on any Christmas Tree!TIP
Self-affirming and fortifying our Beat the Blues Pulse Point is infused with a special alchemical blend of essential oils known to boost self-esteem, ease frustration and uplift the mood. A pick-me-up handbag essential will help uplift your festive spirit!
This Calm Butterfly’s Soothing Balm is a beautiful all-purpose balm that can help ease tension, relieve headaches, heal scar tissue, heal tight-chestedness and calm irritated skin. Safe to use during pregnancy or as a baby balm, it is the perfect gift for everyone!
Our Gift Sets with Purpose are designed to offer a unique holistic experience and are ideal for healing after those eventful or challenging days. Designed to uplift the spirit, nourish the body and restore, they will help welcome the New Year happy and balanced. If you still can’t decide, visit our Xmas Gifts category to discover more information on our product ingredients and find the ideal gifts for those most important to you.