Christmas gift guide: Wellness gifts from Hong Kong
By: Pearl Yan
November 25, 2020
Shopping for the health-minded wellness warrior in your life? From the bedroom to the living room and everything in between, we’ve got you covered when it comes to the best wellness-themed Christmas gifts sourced right here in Hong Kong.
Naked Lab Bedding Set
What better gift for your loved ones than a good night’s sleep? Homegrown lifestyle brand Naked Lab’s luxurious 100% organic bamboo bedding set offers unmatched comfort while protecting even the littlest members in the family with chemical-free, hypoallergenic and naturally antibacterial materials. You can even add embroidery onto the pillow slips to make them all the more personal.
Price: From HK$880
Shop online at nakedlab.me
WOODCO scented candle
Why not add a bit of surprise with scented candles made in Hong Kong –and with love? Hand-poured in small batches by a mother and daughter duo, WOODCO candles are made from a blend of coconut and soy wax infused with fine fragrance and essential oils complete with a wooden wick for the ultimate clean and cosy burn. Our favourite scents are Night Light, Negroni and Spiced Citrus.
Price: From HK$120
Shop online at thisiswoodco.com
What began as a Kickstarter project (the campaign was fully funded within 27 hours of launching) is now a pioneer of a new fashion category: SelfWear. Merging comfort with quality, style, ethical production, SoL pieces are made from sustainable wood sources from Europe. #WFH outfit, sorted.
Shop online at solthelabel.co
Style up the room with a touch of nature by Baea, a Hong Kong-based homeware and lifestyle brand with sustainability at the heart of its products. From bed linens made from organically grown cotton to handmade ceramics, the store’s got #zen written all over it.
Price: From HK$750
Shop online at baea.com
Gift your loved ones the power of meditation with Hong Kong’s premium meditation studio Bird. With regular group classes ranging from 20 to 50 minutes available throughout the day at its peaceful studio at Taikoo Place, Bird is the ideal place for busy urbanites to wind down and find peace.
Price: From HK$320 for four credits
Shop online at birdmeditation.com
Treat your wellness-obsessed friend to a Holiday De-Puff and Shine Set by vegan and cruelty-free skincare brand Botanic Pretti5 this year. The festive set includes the best-selling Antioxidant Hydrating Toning Essence (instant hydration for thirsty skin), Miracle Glow Facial Oil (say goodbye to dark circles) and the ultimate #selfcare tool rose quartz roller—you may want to keep a set for yourself.
Shop online at pretti5.com
Got a friend who needs some OM? Enter OMSA, Hong Kong’s first spiritual wellness portal where you can find singing bowls, crystals, herbs and candles all in one place. We like the Nepalese Chakra Singing Bowls, which are said to be essential to reach an elevated state of meditation through sound healing and vibration.
Shop online at omsa.world
Skin Need Body Line
For the person who’s just getting into wellness practices, Skin Need’s “A Lover’s Chest” holiday gift set strikes the right chord with body care products and rituals artfully encased in a “Treasure Box” complete with an embroidered robe and a playlist of mellow beats. The head-to-toe self-care kit includes a SNOOZE pillow spray, MINDFUL Presence oil, SMOOTH SAIL body oil, a choice of FEATHERY or VELVETY Body Cream, a choice of CAREFREE or COZY Hand Cream and a GLAZED collagen lip softener gel.
Shop online at wokeuplikethisbeauty.com
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