Gen Z, iGen, Post-Millennial, YA – or common or garden teenager. I don’t know about yours, but mine are just as savvy with skincare as technology. In fact, they’re annoyingly savvy full stop, because they grew up with search engines for brains. Make your teen proud of you with these spa gifts that won’t make them roll their eyes and call you a Luddite.
Prep in a Flash (£20) Murad’s Christmas Gift for make-up lovers – perfect skin beneath the mask, SPF protection and make-up wears longer. The three-piece handy make-up bag sized set includes Invisiblur Perfecting Shield (10ml), Multi-Vitamin Infusion Oil (3ml) and Nutrient Charged Water Gel (7ml).
Dermalogica Smooth Skin Favourites (£30.50). A great introduction to skin cleansing from beauty brand Dermalogica in a stylish gift box. This festive set includes Special Cleansing Gel, Daily Microfoliant and Skin Smoothing Cream. Glowing skin for all skin types.
Natural Spa Factory Teenage House Kit (£35). They may have grown out of dolls houses, but this stylish house box filled with spa goodies will appeal to both the young and mature. As with most NSF products, the contents are good for both girls and guys.
Caudalie Beauty Secrets Gift Set (£32). The perfect pick-me-up for stressed city-dwelling skin, this power-trio works to purify, cleanse and restore a natural glow. Teen spa-istas will love the Instant Foaming Cleanser, Instant Detox Mask and Beauty Elixir – the make-up artist’s secret to tighten pores and set make-up.
Neom Perfect Peace Scented Candle (£45). As long as the idea of your post-Millennial plus matches doesn’t fill you with horror, this could be the perfect solution to those teen bedroom smells – and the aromatherapy blend of 25 essential oils might improve their mood. Worth a try…