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Mother's Day 2014 beauty gift guide

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Mother's Day is quickly approaching and it's time for us to give back some love to those special ladies in our lives. Although we'll never be able to repay our moms back for all that they've done for us, a small token of gratitude will certainly help. If you'd like to help your mom feel pampered and spoiled, a makeup or skincare purchase is the right gift. From palettes to serums to perfumes, there are so many ways to brighten up her day. Here are a few beauty items that will not only make your mom feel special, but are great investment items for her every day routine.

And God Created The Woman Set
And God Created The Woman Set NARS Cosmetics

And God Created The Woman Set

This NARS set includes a palette with six gorgeous, neutral eyeshadows, a travel-size Eye Shader Brush, and Pro-Prime Smudgeproof Eyeshadow Base. This palette is great for mom's on-the-go who need a well-deserved dose of glamour in their everyday routine. 

Sephora, $59

Wild Rose Beauty Balm Limited Edition
Wild Rose Beauty Balm Limited Edition NYR Organic

Wild Rose Beauty Balm Limited Edition

Your mom deserves a product that works just as hard as she does and this NYR Organic balm is a serious skin saver. It can be used as a deep, nourishing moisturizer, a cleanser, and as a facial. The balm dermatologically tested, cruelty-free, and it's ingredients are 99% organic. An organic muslin cloth is included with purchase.

NYR Organic, $70

The Eyelash Curler
The Eyelash Curler Kevyn Aucoin

The Eyelash Curler

You can't always give your mom the gift of a great night's sleep, but you can certainly help her look like she has. Kevyn Aucoin's Eyelash Curler creates an eye-opening effect, leaving your lashes looking larger and fuller. Pair this with her favorite mascara and your mom will thank you.

Camera Ready Cosmetics, $21

Eau de Parfum Coffret
Eau de Parfum Coffret NEST

Eau de Parfum Coffret

The NEST Fine Fragrance Collection consists of five distinct aromas including Amazonian Lily, Dahlia & Vines, Midnight Fleur, Passiflora and White Sandalwood. Let your mom mix and match her own scents to create something that is as unique as she is.

Sephora, $38

Lip Tar Trio Set
Lip Tar Trio Set Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics

Lip Tar Trio Set

OCC's Lip Tars are famous for their incredible pigment and blendable formula. Each lip color goes on with ease and sets to a gorgeous satin finish. The set comes with three lip colors, a vinyl travel case, and a full-sized number 10 Precision Lip Brush for perfect application. For classic mom's, check out the Neutral collection. But if your mom wants a brighter palette, there is the Vivid collection with bright pinks and reds.

Sephora, $39.50

GinZing™ Refreshing Eye Cream
GinZing™ Refreshing Eye Cream Origins

GinZing™ Refreshing Eye Cream

Transform your mom's skincare routine with this Origins eye cream. Formulated with caffeine from coffee bean, ginseng, magnolia extract, it will wake up her complexion, reduces dark circles, and calm puffiness. And it doesn't have parabens, synthetics, GMOs, or any other gunk... just what your mom deserves.

Sephora, $30

Luxury Body Butter Trio
Luxury Body Butter Trio Korres

Luxury Body Butter Trio

Help your mother relax from her daily stressors with this aromatic trio of skin-quenching body butters from Korres. With scents like Vanilla Guava, Jasmine, and Apple Blossom, she'll feel like she's transported to a spa far away. Sunflower, almond, and avocado oils will hydrate skin, improving smoothness and elasticity. Your mom will feel pampered and renewed with each use.

Sephora, $39

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