November 14, 2021
Who’s ready for some holiday cheer?! Holiday season at Shop Good is here! Let us just say, we’re very familiar with procrastination. And especially when it involves holiday shopping. We made it through the curveballs of 2020, things have begun to return to normal, but now there’s this buzz of “shipping delays” and talk about supply chain issues which can add to the flurry of holiday fluster. Don’t worry – we’re bringing you our best gift guide YET so you can make your list, check it twice + get everyone something nice!
To get ahead of the holiday curve, and side-step any shipping setbacks, this carefully curated guide will make it easy to find clean, safe + *FUN* products for everyone on your list. You’re gonna want to bookmark this goodness…
We broke it down by the loved-one you’re buying for this year. Click to jump ahead:
For the Fragrance Fanatic / For the Sustainable Shopper / For the Glam Guru / For the Homebody / For the Ritual Maximalist / For the Low Maintenance Partner / For the Wellness Obsessed / Gifts Under $50 / For Everyone / For the San Diego Local
For the Fragrance Fanatic
Vitruvi – Stone Diffuser: For the friend who never leaves the store without a new candle, this diffuser is a sophisticated swap for anyone *obsessed* with scent! Diffuse a blend of essential oils (like Bergamot + Eucalyptus) to create some quick + easy holiday cheer.
Biophilia Botanicals – Heart of Gold Oil: Dazzle + delight your fragrance fanatic with this sensual and intimate unisex scent meant for everyone to enjoy. A few shakes and they’ll be holiday-party-ready with a gentle golden shimmer to glitz in the moonlight.
H is for Love – Lin Purifying Skin Scrub: For the one who reaches for warm, comforting scents. With notes of bergamot, vetiver and vanilla, this full-body scrub is a decadent way to support their winter skin that will not only leave them smelling great, but with the softest skin *ever*.
54 Thrones – Moroccan Blue Tansy + Egyptian Blue Chamomile Beauty Butter: Give the gift of a good-smelling hug! This body butter soothes and eases emotional anxiety while gently releasing skin nourishing warmth. With an herbaceous aroma that’s been describes as ‘heavenly,’ this waterless formulation will restore their skin + soul.
For the Sustainable Shopper
Shop Good – Reusable Facial Rounds: If you’re anything like me, sometimes the biggest hurdle is actually just buying the sustainable version of products you already have. Take the plunge and buy your makeup-loving-bestie these reusable rounds to curb their footprint. Perfect for removing makeup, applying toner and more, sans the daily waste! Just toss in the wash or hand-cleanse in the sink and endlessly reuse.
Axiology – Lip-To-Lid Balmies: For your susty-babe who recycles her wrapping paper + shops second-hand for gifts. These Lip-to-Lid Balmies are truly a gift to feel good about: zero-waste, nourishing ingredients, and the box is even made from recycled trash by a women’s cooperative in Bali. *adds to cart*
Kjaer Weis – The Beautiful Facial Oil: Give the gift of a glowing + ultra-nourished complexion to the conscious consumer in your life. Carefully selected organic ingredients, like biodynamically grown Dioscorea Batatas, make for a super lux and sustainable skincare moment for all skin types. Plus, it’s refillable!
KYPRIS – Antioxidant Dew: To delight your eco-conscious friend. This serum nourishes, soothes and hydrates skin with sustainably-sourced ingredients like Tamanu Seed Oil, Nettle Extract and Damask Rose. The best part? As a certified B-Corporation, KYPRIS delivers true luxury, high-performance skincare without compromising the Earth or Her People (from ingredients all the way to packaging).
For the Glam Guru
RMS – Master Radiance Base: For the beauty queen that doesn’t take it too seriously. This highlighting cream contains a combination of organic jojoba, chia + meadowfoam seed oils to hydrate, firm and smooth… while light-reflecting pearls help to diffuse imperfections with a soft radiant glow. Use alone, as a base, mixed with foundation or as a highlighter on its own. Because what’s better than the gift of radiance?
Athr Beauty – Rose Quartz Crystal Gemstone Palette: This all-in-one palette is the soft, romantic, incredibly versatile answer to your holiday gifting wishes. It’s infused with indulgent (and deeply nourishing) rosehip oil – and, did we mention it’s also crystal infused for gooood vibes?
Ilia – Fullest Volumizing Mascara: This one’s for the falsie-lover. Don’t just wrap your presents – wrap your lashes too with this volumizing fluffy mascara. This new mascara by ILIA not only thickens and defines from root to tip, it also combines the power of arginine, provitamin B5, and a weightless wax blend to support stronger, healthier + fuller looking lashes so they’ll be camera-ready for all those holiday gatherings.
Kosas – Color & Light Palette: Cream: For the Glam-Goddess on the go. This cream powder + blush duo will guarantee your loved one is looking their best as they hit all the swanky shindigs of the season. Pop this compact duo in your bag and get going! Perfect for those who like to look put together at a moment’s notice + want a good-for-you formula!
For the Homebody
Steep & Mellow – Dream: Nothing says c-o-z-y like a hot cuppa… and this one is infused with reishi mushroom, ashwagandha root and valerian root for mellow vibes and restful sleep (which we could all use a little more of during the holiday szn, am I right? #bestgiftever).
Botnia – Kale Yeah Mask: Give your loved one spa-grade results from the comfort of their home, with this ultra-nourishing mask to calm the skin and spirit. Pro tip: combine this with the Soothing Repair Mask to really “wow” them!
Maude – Vibe: We’re all for reaching a higher vibration this holiday season and now you can with this super cute, discreet vibrator. Perfect for that BFF who never says they need anything – give them the gift of an experience that they can enjoy for years…to come, ahem.
Agent Nateur – Holi (Body) Ageless Body Serum Unisex: For the homebody that loves to indulge. Complete with oils of rosehip, sunflower and apricot, this dreamy formula is sure to nourish both the skin *and* the senses.
For the Ritual Maximalist
Shop Good – Mask Bowl + Mask Brush: For the meditation-minded. Elevate their self-care routine with our very own Shop Good Mask Bowl + Brush to treat their winter skin concerns. With the brittle air causing dry skin to flare up, a cozy self-ritual night in calls for a hand-mixed mask moment.
Act + Acre – Scalp Gua Sha: Introduce them to their new favorite self-care ritual. This gorgeous hand-cut jade comb stimulates microcirculation to promote new hair growth, massages the scalp for increased product absorption, and releases tension + tightness for alllllll the relaxation (LBH, we’re snagging one for ourselves, too!)
Monastery – Gold Botanical Oil Serum: For the glow-getter. With a unique blend of vitamin and nutrient-rich oils, this oil truly is *liquid gold*. Plus, the delicate aroma of India’s most precious flowers creates a sensorial experience like no other.
Tata Harper – Mix & Mask: Gift a mask for every mood. Featuring Tata Harper’s 4 best-selling treatment masks, this set is sure to impress the mask-lover in your life. Because, why gift just one?
For the Low Maintenance Partner
Redoux – Turmeric Botanical Bar: A botanical bar that does.it.all. Think: brightening, cleansing and hydrating thanks to star ingredients like coconut, castor, and safflower oils – while turmeric and rose clay work to balance and exfoliate even the most sensitive of skin types. Good for body and face, we recommend buying yourslef one, too.
Wonder Valley – Face Oil: For the less-is-more types. This unisex, good-for-all-skin-types face oil is sure to leave your loved one feeling nourished + radiant. It’s potent yet lightweight formula truly revives all skin types – from the desert-weathered to the city dweller.
Berlin Skin – Matcha Mask: For the busy-bee. Gift them a reason to make time for self-care… even if it’s just 5 minutes. This mask is our go-to for a quickie skin refresh, and for *good* reason. Ingredients like premium shade-grown Matcha, papaya + pumpkin enzymes and aloe vera will renew skin in just 5 mins or less. Did we mention it smells like a vanilla matcha latte?
Fur – All Body Wash: For the minimalist. This lathering wash will nourish *every* inch of skin, from head to toe (psst… it’s pH balanced for even the most sensitive areas!). Nourishing oils of sweet almond, castor seed and vitamin E deeply moisturize, soothe and decrease inflammation.
For the Wellness Obsessed
Sun Potion – Yin Power: The gift she didn’t know she wanted, but is everything she needs. Yin Power is filled with powerful adaptogens and herbs like shatavari to support hormonal health, immunity, creative energy, stress relief, and more. Take our word for it: it’s the ultimate gift homerun. *drops Yin Power in cart.*
The Nue Co. – Magnesium Ease: For the sweat-sesh enthusiast.Treat them to faster muscle recovery with Magnesium Ease. Fortified with lavender and arnica oils, this spray is 5x more effective than traditional oral magnesium supplements. Plus, it helps unknot, unwind and relieve tension.
Moon Juice – SuperBeauty: For the ingestible-beauty babe. Gift them the gift of supple + protected skin from within – thanks to Organic Astaxanthin, Silica, Vitamin C, glutathione and more. It’s really the gift that keeps on giving.
Golde – Matcha Turmeric Superfood Latte Blend: Elevate their morning bevvy moment with this matcha mix unlike any other. This latte blend is made with 7 essential organic superfoods to support skin glow, digestion and focus – and it’s delicious in everything from smoothies to lattes!
Gifts Under $50
Shop Good Body – Wash: With two scents to choose from, you can’t go wrong with this gently exfoliating and all-natural body wash. They’ll be left with nourished + glowy skin that won’t be stripped of its natural oils. AND you can bring the bottle in for a refill and a discount!
Goop – “The Martini” Emotional Detox Bath Soak: For those that need some TLC. This soothing bath soak helps relax the body + mind during turbulent times or after a crazy day. And by the way – it smells amazing.
Mount Lai – Gua Sha Tool: Does your gua sha keep disappearing every time your sister comes to visit? Yeah, same here… This is the perfect excuse to gift her her own – choose from Jade, Rose Quartz and Black Obsidian to promote circulation, de-puff, and relax facial tension!
Osea – Vagus Nerve Oil: Friends don’t let friends get stressed out. Melt away their tension with this soothing blend of EO’s for a much-needed moment of relaxation + balance.
Cleban & Daughters – Braven Tincture: Let’s face it… the holiday’s can be a stressful time. So, what’s better than the gift of calm? This beautiful and intentional tincture offers relief in moments of overwhelm, soothes tension in the body, and brings clarity to swirling thoughts. Find this *front + center* in our wellness kit all holiday season long…
Liha – Ivory Shea Butter: Heavy-duty moisturizer, cuticle cream, makeup remover, lip balm, hair mask… we’ll stop there but the list goes on. The cherry on top? All ingredients are sourced from Ghana and packaging is fully reusable + recyclable.
A Shop Good Facial: Pretty sure that everyone wrote “Shop Good Facial” in their letters to the North Pole this year, right? Right. With San Diego locations in Del Mar + North Park, give the gift of pampering and #skingoals at the hand of our Holistic Estheticians.
At-Home Facial Package – Shop Good: For the non-San Diegans on your list or loved ones who are unable to visit our spas in person…you can still give the gift of glowing skin and TLC! Simply select a skin type from the drop down box and let our top-tier Estheticians work their back bar magic through customized masks and treatments.
Shop Good – Hats, Hats, Hats: Yeppp, those harmful UV rays are still present in the colder winter months. Help your loved one #practicesafeskin, in style with our curved visor + adjustable brass enclosure hats.
For the San Diego Local
Native Poppy – Flower Subscription For the one who always has a bouquet on their table. This flower subscription service lets you select the frequency of delivery and size so your pal will never be without a fresh batch of flora!
Noble – San Diego: This adorable online shop carries the best organic baby clothes making it the perfect stop for new moms and new babies! Perfect for anyone who has said “I want that in my size.”
Rais Case – Oceanside: High quality, long-lasting, multifunctional bags + accessories. Check out their cute spot inside of The Rising Co. and get some gifts for everyone on your list!
Threadspun – Encinitas: An ethical boutique right off the 101 featuring a wonderfully curated collection of apparel, home decor, and thoughtful gifts.
Van De Vort – One Paseo: This artfully curated shop of women’s fashion is filled with the latest styles that every fashionista in your life will love!
Pigment – North Park + One Paseo: Conveniently located right next door to both of our Shop Good locations, this adorable retail + plant shop has everything you need to finish up your holiday shopping list!
Revival Eyewear – North Park: Right around the corner from our S/G North Park location, this eyewear boutique is covered from floor to ceiling with rows and rows of all the vintage + deadstock sunglasses of your dreams!
Timshel Shop – San Diego: This dynamic duo sources ethical and sustainable options for our everyday needs. Check out their Instagram Sale Stories + browse their collection of sustainable swaps + vintage pieces online. Plus, free delivery if you’re local to San Diego!
Vino Carta – Little Italy + Solana Beach: Forgot a gift? Get them a bottle of wine! With their newest location in Solana Beach, you’ll now have two chances to stop by and pick from their assortment of small, family-run producers and natural wines as you make your way to your holiday party.
And that’s a wrap clean beauties! We hope this 2021 Holiday Gift Guide has added some ease to the busy season ahead and we cannot wait to celebrate with you! For any gift advice, further inspiration, or more customized shopping feedback — swing by one of our shop locations for one-on-one consultations with our team of Product Experts. Here’s to hoping your holidays are filled with health, love and light.
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