Mother’s Day is around the corner and we’ve put together our top 12 beauty products that are bound to make mom happy. From fresh spring floral scents to gorgeous makeup palettes fit for any skin tone, you just might want to get an extra something for yourself!
Clarins South Beach Collection
For the woman who likes to look like she’s spent hours basking on the beach but IRL she’s busy being a mom, the latest Sunkissed Summer collection from Clarins contains everything you need to look like a beach goddess. From their Blonzing & Blush Compact ($42) to their innovative 4-Colour All-in-One Pen ($32) which offers four retractable shades in black, purple, turquoise for lining the eyes and a fuchsia liner for the lips, then dab some Instant Light Lip Comfort Oil in Blackberry ($26) for the ultimate shine. If you have zero time, just throw on some SOS Primer ($39) in Bronze or Mocha to define and illuminate your complexion.
Sara Happ Lips Red Velvet x Sprinkles Lip Scrub ($22)
When a product smells so good that you want to eat it, is it really a problem? Not with this lip scrub. Partnered up with the bakery Sprinkles, this red velvet lip scrub will polish your lips leaving them smooth as velvet. Plus 10% of the proceeds will go towards Baby2Baby to help kids in need.
Dove Exfoliating Body Polish ($5.99 for 10.5 oz)
Get buffed and exfoliated skin with this body polish made from Dove’s signature ¼ moisturizing cream formula which comes in three fragrances: Crushed Macadamia and Rice Milk, Kiwi Seeds and Cool Aloe, and Pomegranate Seeds and Shea Butter.
L’OCCITANE Almond Gift Set ($89)
This skincare gift set is the perfect gift for any mom who loves to pamper herself at home, as if she just stepped out of a spa. With L’OCCITANE’S signature almond milk scent, this set includes a collection of hydrating products such as the Almond Milk Concentrate, Supple Skin Oil, Shower Oil, Hand Cream, and Soap.
Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb Eau de Parfum ($115)
No time to order flowers for mom? This perfume will be the gift that keeps on giving. Like giving a bouquet of flowers with every spritz, this blend contains a combo of key notes such as jasmine, orange blossom, and patchouli.
The Body Shop Body Yogurts ($15)
The busy mom on-the-go will totally appreciate this unique body moisturizer made with hyaluronic acid and glycering, designed to absorb quickly in the skin and stay hydrated for 48 hours. This fast-absorbing lotion sinks into the skin in 15 seconds so you can get up and go. Choose from 7 100% vegan scents – Strawberry, Mango, Almond Milk, Coconut, Moringa, British Rose, and Banana (special edition).
BBF by beautyblender ($40)
This fun-loving kit made of the best-selling original beautyblenders comes in a break apart heart so you can give one to your mom and keep one for yourself. Use this beauty tool to get a flawless makeup application, cleanse, then store back into the heart to dry.
Neutrogena x KW Palettes ($9.99 for cheek palette; $12.99 for eye palette)
For the beauty-obsessed mom, these palettes are a great option to get rosy cheeks or the perfect smoky eye. Curated by brand ambassador Kerry Washington, the cheek palette contains a bronzer, blusher, and highlighter and the eyeshadow palette contains 5 easy blendable and long-wearing shades.
100% Pure Korean Masking Essentials ($40 / $54 value)
There’s no better time than the present to get your mom on board with the Korean sheet mask trend. This kit includes a bunch of sheet masks that are launching just in time for Mother’s Day such as the Does It All Mask which is perfect for multi-tasking; Wrinkle Smooth which lessens the appearance of wrinkles, Deep Hydration for intense hydration, Collagen Boost which is an anti-aging mask, and the Bright Eyes 5 pack to help with those puffy eyes and brightens skin.
Plantioxidants Super Mom Set ($165 / $205 value)
For the mom with superpowers, this skincare duo includes the Power Seed Menagerie Cream, a rich moisturizer filled with cold-pressed superfood seeds filled with alpha linoleic acid, multi-vitamins and other phytochemicals for absolute hydration and suppleness as well as the Power Seed Menagerie Oil which works as an anti-inflammatory to help keep skin firm.
Sweet Rose 5-in-1 Cleansing Cold Cream ($24)
For the OG mom who reminisced of the days of using cold cream, Doll Face Beauty has a 5-in-1 formula which brightens, cleanses, removes makeup, hydrates, and exfoliates. With rose hip seed oil, 100% coconut oil, and yoghurt extract, this cleanser leaves skin feeling hydrated and plumped with vitamins and minerals for that healthy glow look.
SkinEscens Rejuvenating Facial Powder ($110)
This face cleanser runs on double duty, like most moms, as it not only cleanses skin but also exfoliates at the same time. Formulated with green tea and ginger extracts, this facial powder is rich in antioxidants, vitamins, and flavonoids, and can also be used as a face mask.