One of the most exciting things about the great Indian festivities is the great Indian gift exchanges. This is the time for extended families to come together and celebrate togetherness, spend some time catching up, binging on sweets, dressing up in their finest and expressing gratitude and exchanging numerous gifts! With Diwali right around the corner, everyone must be busy looking for the perfect gift for their family and friends.
Here is a roundup of some fine gifts that may make the receiver think of you every time they look at it!
Forest Essentials brings for you a carefully crafted morning ritual skincare box. Start your morning with their signature facial care products; cleanse with the Mashobra honey cleanser or moisturize the skin with their rosewater spray mist for a radiant glow all day. Other products in the box are the Light Hydrating Hydra Eye Gel, Advanced Sanjeevani Beauty Elixir, Soundarya Radiance Cream With 24K Gold & SPF 25, and Lip Balm Sugared Rose Petal. They also have other beautifully curated sets to suit different beauty requirements. All these gifting boxes fall in the range of Rs 2,200 to Rs 6,500. Take your pick!
Poetry and Bold are the two words that respectively sit at the very core of the Terre d’Hermes and Twilly d’Hermès perfumes by Hermes. Defined as ‘A novel that expresses the alchemical power of the elements. An Eau between earth and sky’, the Terre d’Hermes will make the perfect gift for a special man. While the Twilly d’Hermès is the perfect fragrance for that special woman who flows against the tides and carves her niche. The Terre d’Hermès, 50ml is priced at Rs.6,100 and the Twilly d’Hermès 30ml is priced at Rs.5,050 on Nykaa. Check it out!
Bombay Shaving Company brings to you this festive season five new gift sets. Kick-start the festivities with their unisex detox kit loaded with the goodness of charcoal. Or go for the 3 Step Shaving Regimen with Aloe Vera, Tea Tree, and Witch Hazel or the Diwali Premium Beard Grooming Gift Kit filled with the power of Cedarwood Oil, Wheat Protein, Vitamin E, Shea Butter and Keratin for a naturally nourished & strong beard. They also have a Diwali for Her Kit, a sensitive shaving combo powered by superfoods like Witch Hazel & Aloe Vera for smooth & soft skin. The hampers fall in the range of Rs.770 and Rs.970. Choose the best one for you.
Festivities call for numerous tasks and late nights. This gift set from Pahadi Local, enriched with pure natural minerals will take care of that much-needed healing for the skin. Filled with the goodness of apricot, lake sediment detox salt, and Himalayan powders, it’s priced at Rs.1,800. Gift it to yourself or a dear one for a perfect glowing Diwali.
These carefully engineered hair styler tools from Dyson will make sure your hair gets perfect salon styles indoors! The corrale hair straightener in Fuschia and black Nickle comes complete with a charging dock, OLED screens, cord-free usage, auto shut off, and safety locks. Suitable for all hair types, this can be your efficient travel partner too! The all-new Dyson supersonic hair dryer has been re-engineered to suit all hair types without excessive heat. With three speed settings, four heat settings, and extra attachments, this would make for the perfect Diwali gift! Or pick the complete airwrap set that would be like carrying around a mini salon. Engineered for multiple hair types, it comes with different sized barrels to curl or wave, Soft and Firm smoothing brushes to smooth and control, a Round volumizing brush engineered to give volume and shape, and a Pre-styling dryer to prepare hair for styling. Get the perfect hair with Dyson! The hair straightener and dryer are priced at Rs.36,900 and the complete airwrap set is priced at Rs.40,900.
Add a little sparkle to your Diwali outfits by using Huda’s mercury retrograde eyeshadow palette(Rs.5,375 on Nykaa)! Inspired by the galaxies, let the stars rest on your eyes this festive season! The Carefully-Curated Palette consists of Dusty Coppers, Rosy Pinks, Golden Taupe Tones With Pops Of Purple, And Blue. Featuring 9 Buttery Mattes, 6 High-Shine Creamy Metallics, 1 Glitter Powder, and 2 Sheer Multi-Reflective Shadows. Creating a perfect balance between warm and cool tones, the palette will add to the gorgeousness of your sparkle!
Makeup and makeup brushes go hand in hand. The Sigma most wanted brush set, called the fan favorites, is a deluxe set featuring five best-selling brushes that take care of everything for your face and eyes. Made of ultra-soft sigmax fibers, these will sweep your face away to the land of beauty! The set is priced at Rs.4,800 on Nykaa.
The super volcanic pore clay duo set (Rs.1,890 on Myntra) from innisfree doubles up as a great skincare gift set. Consisting of a Super Volcanic Pore Micellar Cleansing Foam 2X, a Green Tea Seed Serum, a Super Volcanic Pore Clay Mask, and a Real squeeze Mask EX, the set will take care of your skin long after all the festival makeup sessions are over.
The best gift to give another person is the freedom to let them choose their own gifts and this beauty gift card from Kama Ayurveda does just that. The Kama Ayurveda gift card comes in two beautiful designs and is sent directly to the inbox of your loved one. Accessible from anywhere, it can be redeemed at the online stores as well as brand outlets for as many times as the card value, that starts from Rs.1000 and goes up to Rs.25,000 is exhausted.
This Rare Indian Finds Gift Box from Nature’s Tattva puts the goodness of Indian scriptures together. Consisting of Raw Mango body butter, Tamanu Oil, Hemp Seed Oil, Extra Virgin Coconut Oil, Himalayan Sea Buckthorn Oil and Raw Kokum Butter, this gift set is made from the secrets of nourishment preserved for generations within the Indian culture. The box is priced at Rs.1,999 on their website.
Bobbi Brown: Buy Here or in your nearest Bobbi Brown store!
Bobbi Brown brings to you their Festive Shades Essentials Kit priced at Rs.4,500 on Nykaa. A value offering kit, it comprises of the Bobbi Brown Eye Pencil (Jet black), Mini Smokey Eye Mascara, Mini Crushed Lip Color and Mini Highlighting Powder. This compact kit fits perfectly in a clutch so that you’re party ready anywhere anytime!
Clinique: Buy here or at your nearest Clinique counters
This festive season Clinique has curated a set of three makeup and skincare essentials (Rs.2,800 on Nykaa) to help you achieve the perfect festive glow– Moisture Surge72H Hydrator, Take the Day Off Cleansing Balm and the Quickliner for Eyes. Let this Shine and Glow Diwali set brighten up your festive look and give you the gift of a great skin!
The Body Shop brings to you a range of exquisite products that are carefully formulated for tons of festive goodness. Be it the Juicy Strawberry premium collection or the Sweet Mango pampering essentials, get your box of premium skincare indulgence now! Both the boxes are priced at Rs.2,350 on their website.
Colorbar: Buy Here or at your nearest Colorbar store!
This Diwali, Colorbar brings to you Colorbar Cuties, a collection of travel-sized beauty essentials for Brows, Eyes & Lips. The collection includes the all-time Colorbar favourites – Define Lip Liner (Rs.299), I Glide Eye Pencil (Rs.299), Matte Me As I Am Lip Colour (Rs.399), Matte Touch Lipstick (Rs.399) and the Stunning Brow Pencil (Rs.299). Check out these mini essentials now!
Take your festive gifting a notch up with L’Occitane’s India-inspired, limited-edition gift boxes for women and men. Every hamper features luxurious skincare products, from the most classic ones to the new launches. Online consultants on the website will readily help you to find the perfect gift for your dear ones, from an exciting assortment of Almond Ritual set(Rs.3,280), Rosy Shower Set(Rs.4,960) and the Harmony Home Duo box(Rs.4,185).
Dress up your tresses this festive season with Bare Anatomy’s uniquely crafted three-step hair regime. The set comes with a Revitalizing Pre- Shampoo Mask, a Deep Cleansing Shampoo and an Intense Repair Conditioner, the formulations of which are customised based on elaborate analysis of your hair and its needs! It’s priced at Rs. 3,097.
The Moms Co. brings to you festive gift boxes made of toxin free, clean beauty and care products. There’s the Ultimate Head to Toe Set (Rs.1398) for skincare junkies, The Complete Winter Care Set (Rs.1320) packed with vitamin rich and natural ingredients infused products, The Mom to be complete Gift Care set (Rs.1,689), ideal for moms in their second and third trimester and For the Newly Born and New Moms (Rs.2,399), a specially designed kit to meet the needs of the mom and baby. Take your pick!