Mother’s Day is fast approaching and what a great day it is to spend time with your mothers, grandmothers, aunts and someone who was a motherly figure to you. A celebration of appreciation that should be celebrated everyday of the year–we sometimes give gifts. This post will hopefully help you find something special for your mum. All the gifted suggestions can be conveniently found online with links included or simply search them yourself on google.
*Yarra Valley Tea Co. Aunty Myrtle and Uncle Vic 22.5g Box of 15 prices varies $7.95-$69.95
For all you tea addicts, these Yarra Valley Tea Co are a must have. The aunty myrtle tea is the perfect accompaniment with biscuits or cookies mid-morning or for an afternoon pick-me-up. It contains certified organic lemon myrtle that is occasionally referred to as the “queen of the lemon herbs”, green tea and yerba mate. The fresh mild lemony flavour has a smooth taste as it rolls down on the tongue and add a teaspoon of honey for that sweet lemony delight.
On the other hand, uncle vic tea, has a subtle and fresh flavour of a certified organic green sencha tea with a vibrant green hue, which is rich in antioxidants and restorative properties. All ingredients used to create each tea are grown in Australia. Varieties range from caddie loose leaf to pyramid bags.
*Circa Home LE Coconut & Watermelon Fragrance Diffuser 250ml $42.95
Looking to add a new decor for the home, take a look at this limited edition coconut and watermelon fragrance diffuser has a strong and fruity fragrance that would spread throughout the home. Its top notes: watermelon and grapefruit, middle notes: floral and red fruits, base notes: musk and coconut milk. This fragrance diffuser is made in Australia only using high quality fragrant oils and natural ingredients. The glass bottle and packaging are also 100% recyclable.
*Circa Home LE Coconut & Watermelon Classic Candle 260g $32.95
Why not add a matching scent in a form of this limited edition coconut and watermelon classic soy candle that has a strong and fruity fragrance, just like its cousin, diffuser, the aroma will widely spread around the home easily. It contains a medley of top notes: watermelon and grapefruit, middle notes: floral and red fruits, base notes: musk and coconut milk. This candle is handmade in Australia using natural soy wax, high quality fragrant oils and lead-free cotton wicks. The glass jar and packaging are also 100% recyclable.
*YSL Le Cushion Encre De Peau Collector Fusion Ink Cushion Foundation 14g $89
Wanting to splurge on a compact foundation? The very limited edition YSL fusion ink cushion foundation has a very slick black and gold compact (limited edition design) with a mirror and round YSL puff applicator that will help to apply to skin. Cushion foundations have seen widespread popularity from Asia. Now the western world has adapted their own in more than just a few shades to suit everyone.
The fusion ink cushion foundation has an opaque and creamy consistency with a sheer to medium coverage that is buildable. It can cover up pores, minor blemishes and imperfections nicely. This foundation also leaves skin feel hydrated that’s like next-to-skin, but with a semi-matte fresh look. The formula works best on those with combination-dry skin types without it creasing or hugging dry skin patches. There is a fresh minimal scent that’s not intoxicating and no orange oxidation too!
*Ocinium Antioxidant & Pollution Defence Discovery Set 3 x 10ml $65
Ready for some luxury skincare for your skin? Take a look at the Ocinium antioxidant & pollution defence discovery set consists of: Ecdysis Bio-Ferment Enzyme Cleanse (infused with antioxidant rich oils, AHAs and enzymes to help remove makeup and surface impurities), Elemental Vitamin A+C+E Serum (help to prevent and repair the skin against environmental stressors), Metamorphis Multi-Vitamin Cream (offer hydration to boost collagen and elastin production, as well as create a barrier against environmental stressors.)
The trio combination keeps skin feel fresh and look healthy. When products are used together, skin can appear consistently hydrated, supple, large pores minimised and overall skin appearance look happy. A fantastic set to use for AM or PM skincare routines, and mummy beauties that are looking for a great introduction to using anti-ageing skincare products.
*Peter Thomas Roth Rose Stem Cell Bio-Repair precious Cream 50ml $108
Need a skin thirst quencher? You can’t pass on this Peter Thomas Roth rose stem cell cream using a cutting-edge plant biotechnology that’s supposed to isolate and replicate the perfect rose stem cells to offer maximum anti-age repair. It claims to moisturise up to 24-hours and features a full bouquet of a dozen roses. A blend of six rose stem cells and six rose extracts claims to help repair, regenerate, and rejuvenate skin. A perfect formula that helps to improve visible signs of ageing including the look of fine lines and wrinkles, sagging, dehydration, dullness, as well as leave skin soft, rejuvenated, and youthful-looking.
It has a very delicate subtle rosewater scent which is beautiful and feels luxurious on the skin. The cream melts quickly and is absorbed fast, leaving a lovely dewy finish that is non-greasy. It is a very hydrating and moisturising cream when used twice a day and is great for all skin types including those with sensitive skins. The Peter Thomas Roth Collection is available exclusively at Sephora Australia online and instore.
*Glasshouse Fragrances Casablanca Triple Scented Candle 350g $46.95
If you love Glasshouse Fragrances already, you will need to add this new scent, Casablanca to your collections and share with your mum. The triple scent consists of top notes: moss, bergamot, pear, middle notes: jasmine, blackberry, lily, and base notes: vanilla, creamy musk and raspberry. The luscious aroma will explode with this mildly sweet and fruity aroma filling every space of your home. The triple-scented candles are handmade in Australia, using the highest quality non-toxic wax and natural lead-free cotton wicks.
What are your plans for this Mother’s Day?