For Mother’s Day, we want to treat our moms to quality beauty buys that will make them feel as beautiful on the outside, as they are on the inside. Here are our top buys:
1. Smashbox Be Legendary Matte Lipstick, Donald Drawbertson Limited Edition, R240 *Available from selected Edgars Stores
A matte lipstick is perfectly on trend and the ultimate formulation to a long-lasting effect. If your mom is the busy type and always on-the-go, this present will be received with much appreciation.
2. Woolworths Sweet Macaroon soap, R50 *Available from Woolworths stores
A relaxing bath with soaps resembling real-life macaroons will leave your mom feeling like Marie Antoinette. Spoil her with this trendy bath must-have.
3. Armani Sì EdP, R1395 for 100ml *Available from Edgars stores
To quote the man himself, Giorgio Armani says, “Si is my tribute to modern femininity, an irresistible combination of grace, strength and independent spirit”. There is no reason your mom will not fall in love with this fragrance.
4. Chanel Les Vernis in 455 Lotus Rouge, R360 *Available from selected Edgars stores
A fresh manicure has the power to change a mood. Therefore it is necessary to invest in a quality nail varnish that will not chip, but last long and will keep its luster. Plus, we’re talking double C brand!
5. Jo Malone Lime Basil & Mandarin Bath Oil, R950 *Available from Jo Malone stores
This bath oil is relaxation in a bottle – it leaves your skin supple and soft with an aromatic citrus scent. If anything, introduce your mom to this sensational luxurious product.
6. Crabtree & Evelyn Solid Rose Perfume, R600 *Available from Crabtree & Evelyn
If you are looking for something different for your mom to indulge in, get her the Solid Rose Perfume from Crabtree & Evelyn. A luxurious packaging, and a delicate rose scent - perfect to keep in her handbag for an on the go application.
7. Wild Olive Plantifolia Lignosa Candle, R520 * Available from Wild Olive in Cape Town
Nothing says appreciation like a handcrafted gift. Surprise your mother with this special gift from Cape Town based artisans, Wild Olive.
8. Satsuma Body Butter The Body Shop, R150 *Available from The Body Shop
The Body Shop has always had the ability to cater for everybody’s needs. Whether you buy your mom a voucher or specific body butter, she will be sure to fall in love with its deliciousness.