Shine on! If someone on your list prefers a little bling in her fitness/sleep tracker, then the Misfit Swarovski Shine Tracker is the perfect gift. This gorgeous bracelet runs on solar-powered battery that never needs to be charged. You can shop the entire line, including pendants. Pick up the Misfit Swarovski Slake, our favorite, for $69.
“Scentsational” and all natural. Pour Le Monde parfums combine the finest natural ingredients (100 percent essential oils, distilled water and grain alcohol), harvested from around the world, to create three scents (one unisex). They not only smell soft, sophisticated and amazing, but each purchase also includes a donation to one of three, health-related charities. Together, our favorite fragrance in the line, is a blend of Argentina lemon, Italian Bergamot and a little mixed berry. The companion scents, Empower or Envision, may also be perfect picks for someone on your give list. $82 each, $75 or three-scent travel pack.
- Light the way to tranquility. This beautiful, double lotus candleholder (and lotus candles) was created to embrace the concept of the blossoming lotus as an ancient symbol of our pure and awakened Buddha nature. It’s perfect for a meditation room. $59 for the candleholder; set of candles, $12.99, from Dharma Crafts.
- Comfy, sexy and sleek like Serena. The Signature Statement Clothing line — Serena William’s latest fashion project — is filled with soft, form-fitting looks that will flatter every woman on your list. This sweater/Fedora combo is our favorite. $34.95 sweater; $39.90 Fedora.
Give the gift of soft, smooth skin. Revlon’s Moisturestay Quick Heat Paraffin Bath delivers the absolute best part of luxury manicure or pedicure at home — a warm bath of lavender-scented paraffin wax. The wax treatment not only softens and sloughs off surface dry skin, it can also help to relieve the pain of arthritis or inflammation. It comes with softening mitts and glove liners. $34.99, Quick Heat Paraffin Bath.
- Super-convenient, healthy, high-tech cooking. This is not your mama’s crockpot. Fagor’s 3-in-1 cooker is a combination pressure cooker, slow cooker or rice cooker that also has a brown and warm function. The browning allows you to use the pot for two cooking steps. The warm function keeps meals at just the right temperature until it’s time for dinner. All functions are controlled from an easy, digital control panel. $69.99 at Macy’s.
For the trendsetter. Got a teen or college coed on your list? She will love Ka’oir’s richly tinted line of lipsticks and lip glosses in the widest range of intense shades you can imagine. Go for the gifts sets, or treat her to a gift card and let her shop the entire line. The cruelty-free (not tested on animals), creamy, moist, brilliant shades are the creation of model Keyshia Kaoir, one of fashion’s most successful new, young, black entrepreneurs. Lipsticks start at $16.99.
- The perfect stocking stuffer. Pick a color or two from Ginger & Liz’s line of vegan, toxin-free healthy nail laquers. The much-loved line was created by Ginger Johnson and Liz Pickett, two super-smart sister-friends who turned their obsession with gorgeous, healthy nails into a thriving business. $12, Total Control.
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