Mother’s Day 2022 Gift Guide: 12 Care Package Essentials from Vitacost

Cassie DeVera - The Upside Blog |

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Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and Vitacost has all the essentials in case you still need a last-minute gift! Sending a self-care package directly to Mom? Remember to check off the “This is a gift” box at checkout and add a sweet custom gift message. Here are 12 items that would make the perfect Mother’s Day gift:

Vitacost Pure Lavender Essential Oil |

1. Vitacost Pure Lavender Essential Oil

You can’t go wrong with buying lavender essential oil for any mom who likes aromatherapy. This 100% pure, natural lavender essential oil is calming and soothing and would make for the perfect at-home spa day. In addition to smelling lovely, lavender is gentle, refreshing, and can sooth skin irritations and sunburn pain. What a wonderful two-in-one gift!

Aura Cacia Tranquil Chamomile Aromatherapy Mineral Bath |

2. Aura Cacia Tranquil Chamomile Aromatherapy Mineral Bath

As a reminder that she should take some time for self-care, consider gifting her these Aura Cacia Aromatherapy Tranquil Chamomile Mineral Bath salts. Made with 100% pure essential oils, these bath salts soften skin by lifting away old skin cells. The chamomile scent adds an aromatherapeutic aspect to the bath and helps make it a calm, tranquil experience.

Gaiam® Yoga Mat |

3. Gaiam® Yoga Mat

This Gaiam Yoga Mat is an excellent gift for any fitness-loving mom. Not only can it be used for afternoon yoga or Pilates sessions, but it can also be used for relaxing evening stretches before bed. The turquoise adds a lovely pop of color to any home as well.

Fitbit Inspire 2 - Desert Rose |

4. Fitbit Inspire 2 – Desert Rose

The Fitbit Inspire 2 is a great gift for moms who prefer higher intensity workouts. It’s easy to use, monitors your heart rate 24/7, and it even tracks your sleep! This is perfect for any mom who engages in cardio workouts or anyone who is just curious about their heart rate and sleep statistics. As an added bonus, the Fitbit Inspire 2 looks cute with activewear and pajamas.

CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser for Normal to Oily Skin |

5. CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser for Normal to Oily Skin

Summer is quickly approaching, which likely means it’s time to adjust your (and your mom’s) skin to new weather. This CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser is suitable for normal to oily skin and is specifically formulated with oil control in mind. Skin tends to overproduce oil during the summer due to a warmer climate, so this cleanser would be great to gift your mom if she doesn’t already have a summer face cleanser incorporated into her skincare routine. The CeraVe cleanser is made with essential ceramides, hyaluronic acid and niacinamide to help calm your skin, restore its natural barrier, and help retain its moisture.

Desert Essence Organics Red Raspberry Shampoo |

6. Desert Essence Organics Red Raspberry Shampoo

The Desert Essence Organic Red Raspberry Shampoo removes pollutants and buildup from hair, leaving it cleaner, shinier, and healthier than it was before. It’s 100% vegan and relies on a system of sugar and coconut oil cleansers to gently eliminate environmental pollutants without stripping your hair.

Alba Botanica Hawaiian Volcanic Clay Detox Sheet Mask |

7. Alba Botanica™ Hawaiian Volcanic Clay Detox Sheet Mask

Moms are extremely busy, so having a sheet mask on hand can really make her evening after a long, tiring day! This Alba Botanica Volcanic Clay Sheet Mask only needs to be left on for 5 minutes to detox her skin and extract everyday pollutants from her pores. The mask is hypo-allergenic and free of synthetic fragrances, parabens and phthalates.

Martha Stewart Essentials Lemon Whimsy Kitchen Towel Set |

8. Martha Stewart Essentials Lemon Whimsy Kitchen Towel Set

Having nice pieces around the kitchen can really boost the mood on a gloomy day. These Martha Stewart lemon-adorned kitchen towels would make a sweet addition to your mom’s kitchen, and they’re incredibly useful as well. This 100% cotton set of two towels can be used to wipe up spills, clean dishes and dry glasses.

King Arthur Baking Company Gluten Free Cookie Mix |

9. King Arthur Baking Company Gluten Free Cookie Mix

Do you ever reminisce on childhood memories of you and your mom baking cookies together in your kitchen? This Mother’s Day, you can recreate them! This King Arthur Baking Company Cookie Mix is made with real brown sugar and bakes 24 cookies. It’s also gluten-free and non-dairy, which is great since gluten and dairy are two of the most restrictive food allergens.

Sencor Smoothie Blender & Bottles |

10. Sencor Smoothie Blender & Bottles

Drinking smoothies is an excellent way to get nutrients in. This Sencor Smoothie Blender, which comes with two BPA-free bottles for on-the-go convenience, makes the smoothie-making process super simple! Made with high-quality titanium coating to prevent vitamin loss, the blender is easy to clean and easy to use. In addition to making smoothies, your mom can also use this to make protein shakes, milkshakes, cocktails, soups, salsas, sauces and baby food. This is a versatile product that your mom can easily get lots of use from.

Vitafusion Women's Natural Berry Multi |

11. Vitafusion Women’s Natural Berry Multi

Speaking of supporting a healthy immune system, another great gift idea to help your mom stay strong and healthy would be the Vitafusion Women’s Natural Berry Multivitamins. These are made with essential vitamins and natural fruit flavors to boost metabolism, energy and bone health. They’re also free of artificial flavors, sweeteners, gluten, dairy and high-fructose corn syrup.

Aspara Hydroponic Grower |

12. Aspara Hydroponic Grower

Lastly, if your mom is a fond gardener and would like easily accessible fruits and veggies from the comfort of her own kitchen, this hydroponic grower is the perfect gift for her! The grower accommodates up to 16 plants per cycle so she can enjoy a wide variety of produce. It has 10 built-in smart sensors to monitor optimal growing conditions and a fully-automated water system to keep produce hydrated. This is an excellent gift for any mom who lives in an apartment and doesn’t have easy access to a backyard since this allows her to enjoy fresh flowers, herbs and produce year-round.