Mothers are truly amazing, and they deserve a special day to be recognized and celebrated. Whether you’re honoring your own mother, a mother figure, or the motherly friends and relatives in your life, Mother’s Day is a time for female empowerment and gratitude. And while spending quality time and sharing love is always important, giving a thoughtful gift (or two) is a great way to show your appreciation.
Because, let’s face it, moms often prioritize the needs of others above their own, neglecting their own self-care and personal health. So, these gifts focus on (much-deserved) self-care.
Ahead, wellness-inspired Mother’s Day gifts that will help keep Mom happy, healthy, and stress-free. Because, we all deserve to feel good. And further, in order to provide love and nourishment for others, we have to prioritize our own health and fill up our own cups, too!
Gifts For Your Mom (Or the Mother Figure In Your Life)
Made with 100% natural essential oils and body oils, this Sleep Well Aromatherapy Balm will help that sleep-deprived lady in your life drift off into a much-needed slumber. Infused with a calming blend of lavender, chamomile, ylang ylang, apply the balm to your palms or pulse points for a soothing sleep.
Canopy Humidifier ($125 – $150)
Healthy hydrated skin is every momma’s dream, and this Canopy Humidifier can help give your Mom the skin glow she deserves. According to reviews and consumer reports, it’s been shown to improve skin hydration, reduce dryness, dullness, and irritation, and improve dry cracked lips. Plus, it’s made with unique technology that inhibits mold and even has a built-in aromatherapy diffuser!
Oura Ring Gen3 ($299 – $449)
This small but mighty Gen3 Oura Ring (the new, sleek model) is changing the wellness game — and it’s perfect for Mom. It has new in-depth sleep data, plus it measures blood oxygen, workout heart rate, daytime heart rate monitoring, and can even provide data to help you track your menstrual cycle!
These superfood-filled herbal teas are designed to nourish you from the inside out. Every Pique Tea blend is rooted in science-backed research, with therapeutic properties shown to reduce stress, support healthy aging, improve digestion, and enhance skin health. And what Momma doesn’t need all of that?! While there are countless blends to choose from, this Sun Goddess Matcha is packed with antioxidants and botanicals to support glowing skin, healthy aging, and all-natural energy.
Evan Healy is a botanical-rich all-natural skincare brand that every Momma deserves to be showered with. From serums and oils to butters and moisturizers, there’s something for everyone. All products are toxin-free and made without fragrance, parabens, or other sneaky ingredients. This Blue Chamomile Day Moisturizer – made with ingredients like lavender, aloe, and honeysuckle – is self-care in a bottle. Help your mom feel healthy and beautiful without leaving the house!
A splurge for at-home massages and recovery year-round, this targeted recovery tool might be the coolest thing in your mom’s arsenal (of exercise gear, of course). For a more affordable option (that’s equally as splurge-worthy) try the Hypervolt Go! It comes in a cute white color and is a smaller, more portable option.
Merrell Moab Hiking Boots ($170)
For the mom who loves the great outdoors and a little adventure, these will keep her comfortable and supported on her treks and hikes in the sun. Cushiony, stable, and made with excellent traction, Merrell is one of the most trusted options for outdoor gear — and will keep your mama happy and healthy on her excursions.
Homesick Candle ($38)
Can’t spend the holiday with Mom? Be there in spirit by sending her this Homesick Candle! These candles were made to remind you of every state, city, and thus, memory. They’re all-natural and made with essential oils. Plus, they’re long-lasting with a burn time of 60-80 hours. Send Mom a candle from your current hometown or this special Mother’s Day blend. You can even customize it with a handwritten note!
Brooklinen Sheet Bundle ($179)
Give Mom the gift of sleep with this luxurious sheet set! Moms wear many hats, and every Mom (and mom-like figure) could use some extra shuteye. They are lightweight, breathable, sleek, and feel like you’re sleeping on a cloud.
Gifts For Your Friends Who Are Moms
Perfect for the mama-to-be! This water-free, vegan formula is pregnancy-safe and made with nourishing ingredients like avocado and calendula oil to prevent stretch marks and keep Mom’s belly supple and hydrated.
Get Your FitOn Kit ($99)
Everything you need to sculpt, burn, and move. This chic kit includes a yoga mat and strap, a sustainable 17 oz. stainless steel water bottle, and a set of trendy resistance bands (equipped with a light, medium, and heavy resistance). Aside from being convenient and functional, this set is lightweight, travel-friendly, and the ultimate workout motivator! Choose from two trendy colors and gift Mom a premium set that has it all.
Speaking of books, gift your Mom friends this incredible cookbook. In addition to endless pages of mouth-watering recipes made from wholesome foods like whole grains, healthy fats, legumes, and herbs, this cookbook offers another purchase-worthy aspect: mental health awareness. Plant-based chef and food educator Lauren Lovatt focuses on recipes for brain health while discussing the importance of your diet and its direct connection with mental wellbeing. A must-have for busy mamas trying to juggle it all.
Superfood Masks Kit ($60)
If the business of motherhood has stopped your bestie from indulging in her favorite self-care practices, help her get a little TLC even when she’s short on time. Thanks to Golde, treat your girlfriend to a superfood spa day at home — no need to leave the house or find childcare! Made with pure superfoods like chlorella and papaya, this mask kit will help support healthy, glowing skin for any Momma in need.
Athletic Greens ($99)
A 30-day supply of energizing, alkalizing supernutrients and probiotics?? It’s quite literally the gift of health, in powder form. For the friend who hasn’t been able to make her super fancy salads because she’s been busy making baby food, give her 75 vitamins, minerals, and “whole food-sourced ingredients” in a cup.
Ember Self-Heating Mug ($129.95)
Forget the days of sipping your coffee in silence. When you’ve got little ones, sometimes you can forget sipping your coffee at all. To help your busy mama friend enjoy her morning, gift her the Ember Mug! It’s a self-heating mug that will keep her coffee hot for up to 90 minutes so she never has to settle for lukewarm or cold coffee ever again.
From personalized meal plans and recipes to a library full of trainer-led workouts, soothing meditations, and expert advice, a FitOn PRO membership is the ultimate self-care gift. If your bestie wants to reclaim her health, joining the FitOn community is one of the healthiest things she can do to get back on track! Whether it’s 5-10 minute workouts or hour-long yoga flows, there’s something for whatever she needs.
ICYMI, mocktails are all the rage. And yes, there are mocktail blends that can ease stress just as much as a glass of wine! Made with Reishi mushroom and melatonin, this Kin Euphorics botanical blend will have your girlfriend sipping her way to sleep in a healthy and natural way.
Eberjey PJ Set ($138)
Whether your friend has one little one or several, chances are she’s running around from dawn till dusk. Come bedtime (we’re talking the kid’s bedtime, mind you), she’s tired and ready to crash. This Eberjey PJ Set is soft, cozy, and will make her feel better about hitting the hay while it’s still light out.
Gifts For Your Sister(s) Who Are Moms
Set Boundaries, Find Peace by Nedra Glover Tawwab ($16)
Is your friend giving her all to everyone around her, but not looking out for herself? Help her fill her own cup again. Licensed counselor, relationship expert, and therapist Nedra Glover Tawwab shares advice on setting healthy boundaries at home and in the outside world so you (or your friend!) can feel healthier and more joyful each day.
The quality of this acupressure set is truly unparalleled. From the impeccable construction to the beautiful natural fibers and materials, it’s a second-to-none option for an at-home, anti-stress acupressure practice. Whether she’s breastfeeding on the couch (she can sit or lay with this behind her) or taking a few minutes to lay on the ground and catch her breath, this will provide some pressure-point release and much-needed downtime.
All mamas need some me-time, so what better gift to give your sister than this stress-busting jasmine and rose-scented bath bomb? It’s infused with therapeutic oils like jojoba, hemp seed, and safflower, and will be a welcome addition to any mama’s evening wind-down routine!
Nodpod Weighted Eye Mask ($34)
Is your sissy calling you stressed out and unable to sleep? Send her a weighted eye mask! Marketed as a weighted blanket for your eyes, this soothing mask offers gentle pressure that will help reduce anxiety, support sleep, and block the light out.
Cheyenne Necklace “MAMA” ($232)
This rose gold initial necklace is a thoughtful and chic gift for the sister in your life. Whether you get her the “mama” necklace or personalize it with the initials of her kids, she’s bound to love this thoughtful and heartfelt gift!
Gifts For Yourself
Mulberry silk pillowcase? Enough said. Made with 100% 6A grade mulberry silk, say goodbye to knotted hair and facial wrinkles and hello to a deep, soothing slumber.
Skin Gym Ice Roller ($30)
We all know stress impacts our health, but did you know it can wreak havoc on your skin, too? From under-eye bags and puffy eyes to inflammation and irritated skin, we’ve all been there. An instant way to stay calm, cool, and collected? The Skin Gym Ice Roller. This lightweight, travel-friendly ice roller is a low-cost and convenient way to reduce inflammation, soothe irritated skin, and benefit from cold therapy at home. Give yourself a little extra TLC.
This self-care check-in journal is not only trendy and cute, but it’s also the perfect reminder to schedule some much-deserved “you” time. It helps you focus your attention and build healthy habits with little self-care reminders (such as journal prompts and inspiring quotes) that help you manage stress, set goals, and make decisions. This simple planner is an empowering way to stay accountable while also helping you develop healthy habits!
Joey Healy Quartz Candle ($55)
Words cannot express how indulgent and gorgeous the fragrance of this French rose-warm amber candle is. Coupled with beautiful clear quartz for “master healing” properties, the natural soy wax will fill your space with clean fragrance while you use the crystal to set clear intentions.
Saje Pocket Farmacy ($65)
Bust stress, ease pain, support immunity, soothe an upset belly, and keep your cool with this best-selling Saje Aromatherapy bundle. Equipped with the top 5 essential oil roll-ons in a sleek and lightweight pouch, support your health and meet your overall wellness needs. The perfect travel-sized pouch to carry with you wherever you go!
The Almond Cow Starter Set ($325)
Whether you’re already dairy-free or are looking to switch up your coffee creamer game, The Almond Cow Starter Set is ideal for making the most delicious dairy-free milk — no nut milk bag required! You can make creamy cashew milk, perfect for your morning coffee, or even oat, coconut, or almond milk to use in your smoothies without any added ingredients. It makes delicious dairy-free milk in a flash and is incredibly easy to use.
Nearing 12,000 5-Star reviews from happy customers, it’s safe to say Maelove’s Vitamin C Glow Maker serum is a must-have. Featuring Vitamins C, E, Ferulic Acid and Hyaluronic Acid, this affordable skincare product (just over $30) is a fraction of the cost compared to other brands, yet it’s shown to be just as effective.
Massage or Bodywork Gift Certificate
Find a local spa or massage center to give your bod some TLC. Whether it’s assisted stretching, a hot stone massage, or acupuncture, this will carve out some downtime for your brain while doing some wonders for your body.
Luxome Weighted Blanket ($155)
Feeling anxious or overwhelmed? Gifting yourself a weighted blanket is like giving yourself a big comforting hug. This self-care gift (with nearly 3,000 reviews) has been shown to relieve anxiety, lower stress, and support insomnia – say no more, we’re sold!
Happy Mother’s Day!
Whether you’re shopping for your mom, your sister, your grandmother, your friends who are moms, or shopping for yourself, we hope this Mother’s Day is filled with love and celebration for all the moms of the world. We see you and thank you for all that you do. Happy Mother’s Day!