It’s the first weekend of the new month, you may be organising your outgoing payments or, more importantly, what you have left to spend on all your beauty and fragrance needs. Perhaps you have a birthday coming up and you’re just not sure what you gift? Well, whether you’re treating yourself of someone else, here are our favourite gifts for the month of May from The Fragrance Shop, Indulge Beauty and scentaddict…
Gucci – Gucci Bloom Acqua di Fiori and gift with purchase
What’s better than just a gift? A gift with a FREE gift, of course! Perhaps it’s your girlfriends birthday and she’s dying for a new perfume? Well, you can’t go wrong with Gucci, Gucci Bloom Acqua di Fiori, and when it comes with a free eye mask, it would be rude not to. Gucci Bloom Acqua di Fiori is an intensely fresh women’s fragrance, the perfect gift for a spring month. With notes of Galbanum Leaves, Jasmine and Musk and a stunning bottle (that she can totally Instagram), there’s no better gift so give.
Hawkins & Brimble – Grooming Gift Set
The men in our lives can be hard to buy for. They already have everything they want, but do they have everything they need? They may not even be aware that they need this grooming set, but they definitely do. It consists of Pre-Shave Scrub, Post-Shave Balm, Shaving Cream, Authentic Shaving Brush, Beard Oil, and Molding Wax, and each item comes perfectly packaged in retro-style bottles and tins. The perfect gift to help him look after himself.
A scentaddict Membership
A scentaddict membership is the perfect gift for anyone you need to buy for. Choose from a three, six or 12 month membership for them, and they’ll be able to choose a different scent to receive for each month! It’s a gift that’s more than a gift. They can also redeem a £12 voucher on a full-size* bottle of any of their monthly scents from The Fragrance Shop.
Urban Decay – On the Run Mini Palette
Runaway with the Shortcut shades of the season. These earthy tones are perfect for a beauty queen or someone who might be new to the world of makeup. They’re easy to use for subtler looks as well as for going all out out. It’s also travel-sized so it’s perfect for any holidays or weekend breaks that are coming up. Inspired by the Born to Run , find your own way with Shortcut and its mix of blush-toned neutrals and deep desert rose hues. Add extra shimmer with a coppery red transformer shade.
Givenchy – Gentlemen Only
Givenchy – Gentlemen Only, a masucline, aromatic fragrance for men. An incredible for gift for any of the men in your life due to it’s timeless nature. With notes of mandarin, patchouli and musk that are housed in this baby blue flask, it’s deliciously scented and aesthetically pleasing. Whoever you’re buying for is sure to love this.
Monsoon Home Fragrance – Grapefruit & Vetivert
You can never go wrong with a candle. Combining sophisticated designs and dreamy scents to create the ultimate ambience in any room. Monsoon Home Fragrance showcases a luxury collection of candles for that welcoming touch. This vibrant citrus fragrance opens with zesty grapefruit, orange and tangerine. Softened by the floral heart notes of rose and gardenia whilst the base of precious vetiver gives a twist. With its minimal Moroccan design it will completely suit any room to create the perfect mood for ultimate indulgence.
That’s a wrap for our May Gift Guide! Shop the perfect present for someone else or by all means, treat yourself to a little something using our beauty and fragrance inspiration.
All prices are correct at the time of publish.
*Only redeemable on the largest size bottle of chosen fragrance. T&C’s apply.