Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and it’s time to spoil your mom by treating her to the products she won’t splurge on herself. Whether it’s a nice face mask, a gorgeous lipstick or a high-powered eye cream, she deserves the best of the best this year. And if you’re struggling with what to purchase, have no fear! We’ve gathered the best makeup and skincare products that she’ll love.
Here are twelve beauty products to gift your mom this Mother’s Day.
Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Wiz
Anastasia Beverly Hills’ Brow Wiz is a crowd pleaser that your mom will love this Mother’s Day. Made to fill in sparse areas of the brow while defining shape and adding a little color, the pencil is all she’ll need to perfect her look. Not to mention, there are twelve different colors to choose from!
Promising review from Sephora: Lauren says, “This product never fails me. Makes my brows look fluffy and natural and beautiful. I get so many compliments on my brows and I fully credit it to this pencil.”
Fresh Beauty Sugar Lip Balm
The Sugar Lip Balm from Fresh Beauty is a hydrating stick that adds the perfect amount of color that will last all day and never dries lips out. Formulated with sugar and other oils, the balm softens lips in just one swipe. Plus, it contains SPF 15, which your mom will seriously appreciate.
Promising review from Sephora: April says, “I love this product! The pigmentation is just right, and it’s the most moisturizing lip balm I’ve tried. I love being able to moisturize my lips and have color at the same time, especially in the dry winter months.”
The Original Makeup Eraser Cloth
Another beauty product all moms will love is the Makeup Remover Cloth from The Original Makeup Eraser. It’s perfect for the on-the-go mother who needs an easy way to remove dirt and makeup after a long day. It’s even reusable, so there’s no need for those pesky (and wasteful) makeup remover wipes. Everyone needs one of these tbh!
Promising review from Sephora: Chelsea says, “Forget makeup wipes. This reusable cloth works much better than any makeup wipes I’ve ever used, and all you need is water. Make the eco-friendly swap!”
Tula Day & Night Cream
All moms appreciate a good night cream, and Tula’s 24-7 Moisture Hydrating Day & Night Cream is the perfect gift! The moisturizer targets fine lines, adds major hydration and will leave your mom with the glowing, youthful complexion she’s been searching for. Plus, it’s cruelty-free!
Promising review from Ulta: Kelley says, “I can’t live without this! There are no good substitutes. It’s a great daily moisturizer for face and neck without feeling heavy or greasy. I always get compliments that I look younger than I am!”
Philosophy Purity Clay Mask
Philosophy’s Purity Made Simple Pore Extractor Exfoliating Clay Mask draws out impurities, minimizes the appearance of pores and refreshes skin. Using the mask for 5-10 minutes each use will not only provide a nice glow, but it will also give your mom a moment to herself to feel pampered and relaxed.
Promising review from Ulta: Kim says, “This is hands down one of the best exfoliating products I’ve used. It’s not abrasive, but it works just as well. My skin is so soft and glowy after I use this product.”
Glow Recipe Watermelon Pore-Tight Toner
The Watermelon Glow PHA +BHA Pore-Tight Toner from Glow Recipe is definitely a splurge item that will your beauty-loving mom will seriously appreciate. Great for all skin types, the toner hydrates skin while smoothing texture and unclogging pores. Not to mention, it’s full of antioxidants and is vegan and cruelty-free.
Promising review from Sephora: Taylor says, “This is a great toner for me. It didn’t cause new breakouts, my pores almost turned invisible, and the watermelon within gives a really nice hydration feel.”
Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer
Another product your mom will love this Mother’s Day is Nars’ Radiant Creamy Concealer. It blurs fine lines, hides dark circles and is perfect for covering up hyperpigmentation. It also hydrates skin and provides a radiant finish. With 30 different shades to pick from, there’s a color match for everyone.
Promising review from Ulta: Anna says, “I love this concealer! It’s probably one of my top favorites. It conceals my dark under eyes well, and it doesn’t crease especially if I apply it lightly and gently. And it also works well with all my foundations.”
Ouai Hand Crème
Everyone loves a nice hand lotion! And the Hand Crème from Ouai perfectly hydrates skin to produce soft and nourished hands. Made with notes of violet, gardenia, ylang ylang and white musk, the cream smells incredible while providing moisture you won’t find anywhere else.
Promising review from Ouai: Gina says, “I bought this spur of the moment not having any idea that I was buying the best lotion I have ever tried. It’s amazing! Highly recommend.”
Juvia’s Place Matte Lipstick
Lipstick is a beauty staple that every mom needs in her makeup bag. Juvia’s Place’s Nude Velvety Matte Lipstick comes in twelve different colors and uses hyaluronic acid to smooth lips while providing a gorgeous nude hue. Not to mention, it’s long-lasting and highly pigmented.
Promising review from Ulta: Florence says, “I love this lipstick! The packaging is lovely, and the scent of the lipstick is nice as well. The color is chic and beautiful. I have more light/fair skin and it looks great on me.”
La Mer The Treatment Lotion
The Treatment Lotion from La Mer is another skincare product your mom will love! The watery formula quicky hydrates skin while improving texture and softening complexions. Perfect for targeting fine lines and wrinkles, the lotion will leave your mom with fresh, moisturized skin.
Promising review from Sephora: Abby says, “I love how this makes my skin feel! It tightens and purifies and makes my skin fee crazy clean. I feel like it minimizes the look of my pores too.”
Dermalogica Microfoliant Exfoliator
Dermalogica’s Daily Microfoliant Exfoliator is a game-changer. Made to clear pores while targeting fine lines and wrinkles, the exfoliator draws out excess oil, hydrates skin and helps with redness. Not to mention, the powder formula is vegan, cruelty-free and free from parabens and sulfates.
Promising review from Sephora: Brooke says, “This product is so gentle on my skin but still exfoliates well. The scent is not very strong, and the color doesn’t stain your face. It’s a great exfoliator that can be used daily without damaging your skin.”
It Cosmetics Confidence in An Eye Cream
Last but not least, the Confidence in An Eye Cream from It Cosmetics is everything your mom is looking for in a good eye product. Made to plump skin while increasing radiance and reducing dark circles, the cream will leave her with bright undereyes and younger-looking skin. Plus, it’s super hydrating and refreshing.
Promising review from Ulta: Megan says, “I use this every night before I go to bed and will use it if the skin around my eyes gets dry. This has improved my fine lines (at 26) and has made my eye area more radiant to the point where makeup looks better underneath my eyes.”
Reviews have been edited for length and clarity.
Which beauty products are you gifting this Mother’s Day? Sounds off in the comments!