Wanna be the favourite child? Treat Mum to these fashion and beauty buys

Mother's Day is less than a week away, so make the mum in your life feel like a goddess with these fashion and beauty buys

Melissa Mar Heel, $105
Melissa Mar Heel, $105
08 May 2017

Melissa Mar Heel, $105

Mum adores high heels but hates the discomfort? Introduce her to these platforms from Melissa, which perfectly blends comfort and height in a cool design that scores high on the style meter. Psst… maybe she won’t mind you borrowing them now and then either. 

Longchamp Pénélope Fantaisie Tassel Key Ring in Burnt, $225
Longchamp Pénélope Fantaisie Tassel Key Ring in Burnt, $225
08 May 2017

Longchamp Pénélope Fantaisie Tassel Key Ring in Burnt, $225

Save her the daily headache of rooting around in her bag for her keys with this very chic key ring from Longchamp that’s just chunky enough to be easily found but not too bulky for her dainty purse. Plus, tassels are so on-trend now. 

Scott Zweisel wine decanter and glasses, $188 from Robinsons
Scott Zweisel wine decanter and glasses, $188 from Robinsons
08 May 2017

Scott Zweisel wine decanter and glasses, $188 from Robinsons

If your mum loves to entertain or is a wine appreciator, then you can’t go wrong with this uber-stylish wine decanter and wine glasses set from Scott Zweisel that will sure to earn her bragging rights among her wine connoisseur posse. Plus, it also looks great in the display cabinet.

Sisley Izia eau de parfum, $130 for 30 ml
Sisley Izia eau de parfum, $130 for 30 ml
08 May 2017

Sisley Izia eau de parfum, $130 for 30 ml

Perfumes are deeply personal, which means it’s a little tricky to gift someone with one. But we’re utterly sure that she will fall head over heels over this beautiful rose scent. The newest fragrance from luxury beauty label Sisley is one of the freshest and most contemporary rose scents we’ve come across. Unlike other classic, heavier versions, Sisley Izia is romantic, sparkly and youthful with a blend of lemony white bergamot, white florals and the very special d’Ornano rose that’s grown in the grounds of the brand’s founders’ castle home.  

Goldheart Embracia pendants in 14k white or rose gold with diamonds, ruby or sapphire, from $228
Goldheart Embracia pendants in 14k white or rose gold with diamonds, ruby or sapphire, from $228
08 May 2017

Goldheart Embracia pendants in 14k white or rose gold with diamonds, ruby or sapphire, from $228

Which mum doesn’t love sparkly, pretty jewellery, especially when it’s gifted to her from one of her precious brood? Goldheart’s heart-shaped Embracia pendants are perfect for daily wear – so that she can hold you close to her heart all day, every day. 

Dyson Supersonic Mother’s Day Special Edition, $599 with a complimentary pink leather travel case
Dyson Supersonic Mother’s Day Special Edition, $599 with a complimentary pink leather travel case
08 May 2017

Dyson Supersonic Mother’s Day Special Edition, $599 with a complimentary pink leather travel case

If she hasn’t yet owned this game-changing Dyson hairdryer (and swears by a good blowdry), then she will never ever forget that you were the one who revolutionized her hair-styling routine with this gift. Not only will it save her time, it’ll also leave her locks shiny and damage-free – and save her money at her regular hair salon too.  

Lee Hwa Espiral collection with 18k white gold, rose gold and diamonds
Lee Hwa Espiral collection with 18k white gold, rose gold and diamonds
08 May 2017

Lee Hwa Espiral collection with 18k white gold, rose gold and diamonds

Inspired by optical art, the concept for this new Mother’s Day line from Lee Hwa “reflects the multi-facets and complex dimensions of a mother’s love”, goes the press release. Okaaaay… We don’t know if Mum will necessarily get that, but we’re pretty sure that she will appreciate the gorgeously arty design of these dangly earrings. Perfect for a big night out or a quiet date night with Dad.  

EstheClinic Intensive Body Perfection programme, $320 per session or packages of 6 from $2340
EstheClinic Intensive Body Perfection programme, $320 per session or packages of 6 from $2340
08 May 2017

EstheClinic Intensive Body Perfection programme, $320 per session or packages of 6 from $2340

Having kids takes a toll on the body – most of the mums with the loose skin and jiggly baby belly will attest to that. Help her get back in shape with this unique aesthetics ‘bootcamp’ for the body, which promises to visibly shrink stubborn excess fats, tighten loose skin and reduce stretch marks in just six short weeks. Just in time for the upcoming June school vacation break too!

Urban Decay Vice Liquid Lipstick, $30 each
Urban Decay Vice Liquid Lipstick, $30 each
08 May 2017

Urban Decay Vice Liquid Lipstick, $30 each

Is your mum a makeup fan? Then she (probably) can never have too many awesome lippies, like this new launch from Urban Decay. This non-drying liquid lipstick not only stays on even after an oily lunch, it also delivers dramatic colour that will help to perk up a tired complexion (‘cos a mum’s job never ends, in case you haven’t noticed).  Pick Amulet, a brick rose, for a subtle yet flattering effect, but if your mum is the drama-mama type, go for Crimson, a rich red that will sure to turn heads. 

Kipling Congratz Tote Bags, $49 each
Kipling Congratz Tote Bags, $49 each
08 May 2017

Kipling Congratz Tote Bags, $49 each

Even the mum with the hugest collection of handbags will go gaga over a cute weekend tote bag. The limited-edition artist-designed Congratz totes from Kipling are the perfect size for throwing in all her weekend essentials and are eye-catching enough to draw compliments. And you can even get it monogrammed with her initials or a sweet message for free. 

Aveda limited-edition Light The Way Candle, $35
Aveda limited-edition Light The Way Candle, $35
08 May 2017

Aveda limited-edition Light The Way Candle, $35

If you’re looking for something a little more meaningful (in a do-good for the earth kind of way), get this gorgeous-smelling candle because 100 per cent of the proceeds go towards Global Greengrants Fund. This year’s limited-edition was designed by children from the region of Manakara, Madagascar, who have benefitted from Earth Month-funded water projects. The warm, spicy scent of organic vanilla, cinnamon and ylang ylang from Madagascar will also help Mummy dearest to unwind from a hard day at work. 

Kiehl’s Calendula & Aloe Soothing Hydration Masque, $62
Kiehl’s Calendula & Aloe Soothing Hydration Masque, $62
08 May 2017

Kiehl’s Calendula & Aloe Soothing Hydration Masque, $62

Has mum been working too hard? Treat her to Kiehl’s new Calendula & Aloe Soothing Hydration Masque, which not only smells amazing, but which gives dry, dehydrated, or dull skin a boost of cooling moisture.

 

Bella Skincare Viva Beauty, $380 for a 50 minute session at all Bella Skin Care Centres
Bella Skincare Viva Beauty, $380 for a 50 minute session at all Bella Skin Care Centres
08 May 2017

Bella Skincare Viva Beauty, $380 for a 50 minute session at all Bella Skin Care Centres

Has your mum been putting off her facial for lack of time? Get her Bella Skin Care’s Viva Beauty skin rejuvenation treatment, which takes less than an hour and has minimal downtime. Here’s how it works: the Viva Beauty applicator tip uses NanoFractional Radio Frequence and SmartScan technology to target uneven skin tone and texture, signs of aging, loss of collagen, and other common skin issues.

Sulwhasoo Perfecting and Perfecting Brightening Cushions in limited edition cases, $74 and $80
Sulwhasoo Perfecting and Perfecting Brightening Cushions in limited edition cases, $74 and $80
09 May 2017

Sulwhasoo Perfecting and Perfecting Brightening Cushions in limited edition cases, $74 and $80

Who wouldn't want something this gorgeous in their daily arsenal of makeup? These limited edition cushions would be a welcome addition to any mum's purse. 

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