The 25 Best Last-Minute Gifts From Amazon Prime

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We'd be lying if we said we've never waited until days before a holiday to do our shopping. But this procrastination just makes an Amazon Prime membership all the more appealing. Rather than fighting your way through hordes of fellow last-minute shoppers at your local mall, consider express shipping the below gifts from the e-commerce giant instead.

Spanning home décor, skincare, tech, and more, our list of last-minute Amazon gifts has something for everyone. Best of all, we've scoured the website for all of the top-notch, brand name products, so you'll know exactly what you're getting when you check out.

This year, save yourself the hassle and shop our favorite last-minute Amazon Prime gifts below.

For the Home Décor Obsessive

We'll never get over Jonathan Adler's home décor collaboration with Amazon Home, Now House. In addition to furniture, rugs, and bedding, the line is chock-full of giftable knickknacks like decanters, candles, trinket trays, and decorative boxes.

Leopard Trinket Decorative Tray
Now House by Jonathan Adler Leopard Trinket Decorative Tray $16
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A bold, leopard print black-and-white dish is the perfect place to stash rings and things on your dresser or vanity.

gold eye object
Now House by Jonathan Adler Wink Brass Object $48
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Equal parts pretty and practical, this brass jewelry holder is so sleek it doubles as a piece of modern, sculptural art.

terrazzo vase
Now House by Jonathan Adler Terrazzo Globe Vase $78
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A glazed stoneware vase finished in a trendy terrazzo pattern will catch any décor junkie’s eye.

blue decanter
Now House by Jonathan Adler Chroma Decanter, Blue $58
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Undeniably edgy, this cool, geometric decanter will make your favorite spirit taste better—and look more stylish, too.

eye coasters
Now House by Jonathan Adler Wink Coasters, Black and White $35
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Décor-lovers can serve guests drinks in style with this eye-catching set of stoneware coasters.

For the Beauty Lover

Beauty lovers are sure to rejoice upon opening any of these beloved skincare products. If you really want to go above and beyond, choose a few things from this list to help them create an at-home spa day.

beauty dust
Moon Juice Beauty Dust $38
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Made from all-natural ingredients, this “beauty dust” boosts collagen production and enhances the elasticity of the skin, so your loved one will be glowing in no time.

wrinkle warrior
Kate Somerville Wrinkle Warrior $95
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This all-in-one anti-aging regime shows results in as little as one use according to a clinical study, making it totally worth the higher price tag.

dry shampoo
Amika Perk Up Dry Shampoo $25
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Dry shampoo might not sound like a great gift idea…until you see this bottle. Plus, this talc-free formula leaves hair feeling totally touchable and without a trace of white residue.

rose coconut water spray
Herbivore Natural Rose Hibiscus Hydrating Face Mist $16
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A quick spritz of this hydrating face mist—made from coconut water and scented with rose and hibiscus—is the perfect pick-me-up every beauty aficionado needs to keep at their desk.

body oil
Uma Absolute Anti-Aging Body Oil $90
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This antioxidant-rich blend featuring botanicals, such as sandalwood and rose, lock in moisture for glowing, radiant skin.

For the Self-Care Enthusiast

Self-care isn't just a Sunday evening ritual; it's a booming, multibillion-dollar industry giving rise to everything from food sensitivity tests to essential oil diffusers. These wellness-focused products also make the perfect stocking stuffers.

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Herbivore Natural Self Love Facial Ritual Kit $58
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Upgrade your self-care routine with this four-piece gift set—including a hydrating rose facial mist, a calming facial oil, an exfoliating glow treatment, and a rose quartz facial-massaging tool—all focused on combating dullness and uneven skin tone and texture.

oil diffuser
Amazon Essential Oil Diffuser $50
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With a runtime of 10 hours, this pretty essential oil diffuser, featuring a built-in timer and LED lights that glow in 16 colors, will make any environment feel more calming and relaxed.

gold face mask
Majestic Pure Gold Facial Mask $22
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Your loved one will feel like royalty while reducing the appearances of fine lines and wrinkles with a 24K gold face mask.

foot massager
Mynt Shiatsu Foot Massager $110
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While this top-of-the-line heated foot massager admittedly looks a bit like an alien head, it’ll quickly be loved by all who try it. It's perfect for nurses, teachers, and other people who work on their feet all day.

food sensitivity test
Everlywell Food Sensitivity Test $159
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For folks who are curious about how their diet is affecting their health, an at-home food sensitivity test can help hone in on any allergies or intolerances that may be causing inflammation.

For the Cooking Pro

Amazon is a veritable gold mine of heavily discounted brand-name kitchen gadgets, like the classic KitchenAid stand mixer, Le Creuset cookware, and the famous Instant Pot. Kitchenware aside, cookbooks, like The New Frontier by The Pioneer Woman, Rhee Drummond, and Fancy AF Cocktails by Ariana Madix and Tom Sandoval from Vanderpump Rules are gifts that keep on giving.

mini le creuset
Le Creuset Stoneware Mini Cocottes (Set of 4) and Cookbook $100
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Every home chef knows the brand, Le Creuset, but owning a full set can cost a pretty penny. That’s why foodies will be over-the-moon when you give them this gift set of four enamel-coated mini cocottes, so they can have a taste of Le Creuset in their home to bust out for special occasions.

Pioneer Woman Book
The Pioneer Woman Cooks: The New Frontier: 112 Fantastic Favorites for Everyday Eating $15
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With 112 everyday dishes inside, your favorite foodie will love perusing page after page of tasty, home-cooked recipe ideas from none other than The Pioneer Woman herself, Rhee Drummond.

white kitchenaid mixer
KitchenAid Classic Plus Series 4.5-Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer, White $200
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This iconic kitchen staple will be used time and time again—and your loved one will likely think of you just about every time they use it, too.

fancy cocktail book
Fancy AF Cocktails: Drink Recipes from a Couple of Professional Drinkers $15
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This cheeky new cocktail book by Vanderpump Rules stars Ariana Madix and Tom Sandoval will pair perfectly with a bottle of your foodie’s favorite booze.

instant pot
Instant Pot Smart WiFi 8-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker $150
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If you know someone who hasn’t jumped aboard the Instant Pot train yet, here’s your chance to invite them into the fold. This Bluetooth-enabled model that works with Alexa or your smartphone is sure to be a winner.

For the Tech Junkie

There's no better place to shop for affordable, cutting-edge technology than Amazon; the company's own collection of home gadgets, like the Echo Dot, is exhibit A. Plus, the e-commerce giant is always having a sale of some kind.

echo dot
Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) $50
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The latest iteration of Amazon’s Echo Dot is even better than the last, and at such an affordable price point, it’s the perfect gift idea for any gadget-lover in your life. Plus, it comes in new colors, too, like this modern charcoal hue.

Ms. Pac-Man
Basic Fun Arcade Classics Ms Pac-Man Retro Mini Arcade Game $20
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A miniature desktop-sized version of everyone’s favorite arcade game, complete with a working joystick and sound, this will make any 80s baby smile.

drone
Holy Stone Drone with HD Camera $65
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It doesn’t get any cooler than this remote control-powered helicopter drone, equipped with a digital camera. It can fly about 50 to100 meters so your tech-lover can snap some seriously impressive pics.

oculus
Oculus Go Standalone Virtual Reality Headset $200
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Gamers will love disappearing into virtual worlds thanks to Oculus’s high-quality 3D graphics and easy wireless handheld controller. Plus, it’s totally portable, so they can take this lavish gift on-the-go, too.

audio glasses
Bose Frames Audio Sunglasses with Open Ear Headphones $199
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Your techie will love rocking out in style with a pair of Bose sunglasses that connect to your smartphone via Bluetooth to play your favorite tunes. The best part is the speakers direct sound so it's only audible to the wearer, not everyone else around you.

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