11 Ways to Spoil Your Mom This Mother’s Day

By ·

Mother’s Day is still more than a week away, which gives you just enough time to get mom a gift she’ll absolutely adore. Whether it’s a new fragrance she’s been dying to try or a subscription box that will sharpen up her cooking skills, we’ve found that perfect something to suit every type of mom. Read on to see which one fits the special woman in your life best.

You May Also Like: The Complete Guide to Gorgeous Skin at Every Age

1 / 11

For the mom who’s always on the go…

Available in white/rose gold, lavender, soft pink and hot pink, these limited-edition T3 Featherweight Compact Folding Dryers ($150 each) are perfect for traveling. The full-size handle folds up so you can easily stash it in your carry-on, and, it delivers ion-infused air, which means you get a quicker blow-dry with less frizz.

2 / 11

For the mom who could really use a spa day

Many moms don’t take the time to pamper themselves, but a day at the spa can do a world of good and show her how much she’s appreciated and loved. With 28 locations nationwide, Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa is offering several Mother’s Day packages (starting at $165) that include everything from facials and massages to body glow treatments, makeup applications and more.

3 / 11

For the mom with a sweet tooth…

A foodie’s spin on the traditional box of chocolates, these adorable (and addictively delicious) bite-size cupcakes and macarons from Baked by Melissa are the perfect Mother’s Day gift. The themed gift box ($45 plus shipping) houses 25 of each yummy treat, which the brand ships shrink-wrapped and stacked inside a freezer bag with dry ice so they stay fresh and flavorful. Cupcake flavors include Strawberry Cheesecake, Magic Cookie and White Chocolate Crunch. Macaron flavors include Cookie Dough, Red Velvet, Sugar Cookie, Snickerdoodle, Salted Caramel and Double Chocolate. And, there’s a gluten-free option. You can’t go wrong with this one!

4 / 11

For the mom who loves her skin care products…

Gwyneth Paltrow’s new organic skin care line, goop by Juice Beauty, has caught the attention of beauty gurus everywhere, and it’s sure to have the same effect on the mom you gift this set to. The goop by Juice Beauty Discovery Set ($125) includes travel-size versions of the brand’s Revitalizing Day Moisturizer, Enriching Face Oil, Replenishing Night Cream and Exfoliating Instant Facial, giving her a chance to explore this new collection that’s designed to give skin the “goop glow” while reducing signs of aging like lines, wrinkles and uneven skin tone.

5 / 11

For the mom who calls herself a beauty junkie…

Give mom access to the latest and greatest beauty products with TestTube, which delivers a deluxe and full-size sampling of everything she needs to look her best, plus a booklet with information about all the products included and how to use them. With two great gift options—get her one single tube ($39; she can renew at any time) or buy her a full year of TestTube with a limited-time Mother’s Day package ($180), which gives her six jam-packed tubes and four issues of NewBeauty—not only will she be excited, but she’ll also get access to new brands and products she might not otherwise have tried. It’s a win-win!

6 / 11

For the mom who has everything…

You really can’t go wrong with a beautiful bouquet of pink roses in a sparkly vase, but when it’s paired with lip gloss, well that’s a home run. This Mother’s Day, Drew Barrymore’s line FLOWER Beauty is partnering with 1-800-Flowers to debut a limited-edition gift ($55) that moms are sure to love. Get two of FLOWER’s best-sellers—HydraSilk Lip Butter in Naked Petal and Lip Radiance High Shine Lip Lacquer in Autumn Rose—plus a dozen roses, sent right to her door.

7 / 11

For the mom who needs a new signature scent…

A new fragrance will no doubt put a smile on her face, but this one in particular will make sure it stays there. Marc Jacobs Cucumber Splash Eau de Toilette ($62) is the ultimate scent for spring and summer months thanks to its light, refreshing notes of cucumber, freesia and bamboo. It’s crisp and invigorating, yet watery and soft—you’ll want to keep sniffing and taking it in. Don’t be surprised if you get one for mom and then decide you want one too!

8 / 11

For the mom who finds her happy place in the kitchen…

Mix things up this year and give mom a gift that keeps on giving. Blue Apron is a subscription-based service that delivers weekly boxes featuring all the fresh ingredients you need to create three yummy meals based on your dietary preferences (portioned for two people each). Treat mom to no grocery shopping for up to a month and easy, inventive recipes she can have fun with in the kitchen. (Starting at $60 per six-meal delivery)


9 / 11

For the mom who loves home décor…

This ultra-luxe, eye-catching collection from NEST is a true showstopper that mom is sure to want on display. Named Corsica, after the French island that inspired it, this aromatic, zesty scent will truly transport her to the breezy Mediterranean coastline. As the candles burn and the diffuser emanates, the room becomes full of a fresh blend of fig leaves, olivewood and lemon—all things we love from this part of the world. (Starting at $75)

10 / 11
For the mom who never spoils herself…

From the brand that celebrities covet and professional stylists keep stocked in their kits comes this travel-size Beautiful Color Collection ($60), which Oribe designed to keep color-treated hair looking and feeling its absolute best. From the award-winning packaging to the signature Cote d’Azur scent that women can’t get enough of, this strand-saving trio is top of the line when it comes to hair care. The Shampoo and Conditioner are joined by Split End Seal, which reduces damage and breakage while protecting against color fading thanks to potent UV protectants.

11 / 11

For the mom who starts and ends her day with a cup of tea…

Tea drinkers rejoice! This new Essentials Collection from ALOHA Teas ($22) will keep mom feeling good morning, noon and night. Not only are they 100-percent organic, but they’re also incredibly eco-friendly and focused on sustainability—the bags, envelopes, and even the box they’re shipped in, are made of compostable, plant-based materials. Caffeinated, antioxidant-rich Energy Tea to awaken and revitalize; caffeine-free Sleep Tea to relax and calm the nervous system; and caffeinated Smart Tea to help improve memory and focus while increasing cognitive performance. Trust us, she will love the variety of flavors and the endless list of benefits!

Find a Doctor

Find a NewBeauty "Top Beauty Doctor" Near you

Give the Gift of Luxury

NewBeauty uses cookies for various reasons, including to analyze and improve its content and advertising. Please review our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use for more about how we use this data. By continuing to use this site, you agree to these policies.