Mother’s Day falls on Sunday, May 11. If you want to get her a good gift, don't start shopping on May10. Here are a few gift ideas that will suit everyone from the brand new mom to great-grandma.
Bobbi Brown Everyday Pretty Eye and Lip Palette
If your mom is into makeup, she’ll love this everyday lip and eye palette from Bobbi Brown. The mini palette is filled with neutral lip and eye shades perfect for everyday. Mom can slip it in her handbag, gym bag or just keep it at work for a quick touch-up. You’ll love the price - only $30 at QVC.com.
Winky Sequin Clutch
This sequin clutch for Winky Designs can multi-task just like your mom. She can slip her phone and wallet in it for night on the town or use it to transport an e-reader or small tablet around. Available in fourteen different colors, $40 at Winkydesigns.com
Flowers are a popular Mother’s Day gift, but why not get her a plant that will last. LemonCitrusTree.com sells mature fruit trees that arrive almost ready to bear fruit. For around $50, you can send mom a one to two year-old Meyer Lemon Tree that can be kept indoors or planted outside.The tree comes with a three year warranty plus growers soil and a pot. Visit the site for details and shipping restrictions.
IlluMask Anti-Aging Mask
Mom won’t have to fret about lines anymore with this LED anti-aging phototherapy mask by illuMask. It uses red and infrared light to improve skin texture, elasticity and reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Simply wear it for 15 minutes a day to get on the road to results. Mask lasts through 30 treatments and costs around $30. Find it at ULTA, Walgreens and Target. Also available in an anti-acne version.
Formula X Press Pods
Mom can paint her nails on the go with new Formula X Press Pods from Sephora. To use simply pop, press and paint. The set includes 24 colors, with each pod covering ten nails. Great for travel and experimenting with new colors. Available exclusively at Sephora, $39.
Amazon Fire TV
If your mom is always on the go, chances are she is always missing out on her favorite shows. Hook her up with the new Amazon Fire TV. She can use it to stream programs from her favorite free and subscription services, view photos, listen to music and even play games. It is easy to install and mom can find things fast with voice search. Only $99 at Amazon.com.
Sippy Cups Are Not For Chardonnay
New and experienced moms will love Stefanie Wilder-Taylor’s humor filled book ‘Sippy Cups Are Not For Chardonnay’. The book is filled with short essays of comedic parenting advice, guaranteed to help mom get through the day with a smile. Pick her up the paperback ($15) or have it zoomed down to her her e-reader, Simon and Schuster.
Satsuma Shower Scrub & Soften Collection
A great go-to gift is always bath and body products. The Body Shop is taking the guesswork out with a selection of Mother’s Day gift sets in all of the favorite Body Shop scents. Give her the rich scent of orange with the Satsuma Shower Scrub & Soften Collection. It includes a Satsuma Shower, Satsuma Body Butter, Satsuma Soap Heart, Satsuma Body Polish, a Born Lippy Satsuma Shimmer Pot Lip Balm and a mini Crinkle Lily for $20. Available online and in store.