For the cool mom with just a smidgen of Woodstock, Lucky Brand’s Irving & Fine Tote Bags turn it up a notch. Roomy and useful without sacrificing an ounce of chic, these purses will most definitely let your mama know you appreciate her.
A favorite of skin care professionals, Eminence’s line of pure, effective products turns up at many spas. The Sugar Plum Oil-Free Revitalizer will make a believer out of you.
Modern moms will love Bio-Scriptives Alo-Verix Advanced Healing & Anti-Aging Cream. Using up-to-the-minute technology, this “derma-release delivery system” helps transform skin.
Joining forces with the Pantone chip (found on those color wheel cards you find in paint stores), Sephora created the 2013 Color of the Year beauty collection. Featuring the “Emerald Collection,” the offerings include a terrific nail polish that works especially well on brunettes. It will make others green with envy.
Organic cranberries, bio-active snail serum, seaweed and other powerful peptides make Michael Todd’s KNU Anti-Aging Face Lift reminiscent of a witches’ brew. The powerful results will make your mom ready for her close-up.
Pür Lip Gloss Sticks bring the bling without stickiness. The crayon-like applicator belies the high shine within and Beach Bum is the perfect soft pink.
If your mom watches Yolanda on “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,” she knows the importance of the humble lemon. June Jacobs exploits the citrus fruits charms with her Fresh Squeezed Lemon Cleanser. The end result leaves your mom feeling squeaky-clean.
Elegant yet simple, DayNa Decker’s line of candles cheer up a space. The gorgeous scents, like Botanika (black peppercorn, eucalyptus) and Flora (mimosa leaf, gardenia) create a moment of transcendence.
Flowery and elegant, Crabtree & Evelyn’s Somerset Meadow Collection prettifies any room. The green, wildflower scent of the body lotion prettifies skin as well.
A great product for everyone, Kate Somerville’s ExfoliKate takes the skin on the body as seriously as the skin on the face. The fruit enzymes fade discolorations and clarify skin, leaving behind a healthy glow.
Almost preppy but with a little bit of bling, Maddyloo’s Hair Ties are a great option for Mother’s Day. They easily hold ponytails in place while adding a little pizazz.
One of the most highly regarded skincare brands, Dr. Hauschka makes products that work. The Rhythmic Night Conditioner, an intensive 28-day treatment, effortlessly renews a tired complexion.
Anyone can use drugstore chapstick, but Nuxe Paris’s Rêve de Miel Ultra-Nourishing Lip Balm will make your Mom feel like a star. This little pot of miracles transforms dry, chapped skin into something soft and supple.
I absolutely love By Terry’s Touche Veloutee Highlighting Concealer Brush. A favorite of make-up artists and celebrities, this creamy formula magically transforms dark under eye circles without looking heavy or artificial.
Make your Mom put her money where her mouth is with Jan Marini Skin Research’s Marini Physical Protectant. This SPF 45 sunscreen will block harmful rays from aging the skin prematurely.
Neuma’s wondrous neuStyling Texturizer reduces frizz, adds shine and helps hold hair in place.
A good toner freshens the face and removes leftover traces of dirt and debris. Dr. Alkaitis’s Organic Herbal version gently cleans without the toxicity of harsh chemicals.
Marrying practicality with a touch of elegance, St. Ives’ Revitalizing Pear & Soy Body Wash spices up the daily shower. As an added bonus, the cleanser also moisturizes and is free of parabens.
OMG, the cutest packaging graces Jane Scrivner’s Nourishing Cleanser. As if the white porcelain jar filigreed in gold isn’t enough, a fluffy white cotton mitt accompanies it. Gorge.
With just the right amount of shine, OFRA “in the flesh” Eyeshadow ICE draws attention to the eyes without looking trashy. The easy to use squeezy applicator deposits the color flawlessly.
Another healthy alternative to toxic treatments, Organic Mineral Peel Face exfoliates skin gently. This unique spray helps moisturize dry skin and will leave your mom glowing.
What could be better than strawberries? Indie Lee’s The Cleanser has found a way to use the fruit’s salicylic acid to exfoliate skin naturally while leaving behind the faint fruity scent.