Original Illustration by Stephanie DeAngelis
You know the person in your life who's always first to try the latest wellness craze? The one with a high-achieving, type A personality, always looking for new ways to better themselves? These highly successful people may seem hard to shop for at first, but by tapping into a daily habit they have and giving them a useful tool to improve their routines, you can ensure they love you forever—better yet, they'll think of you every day as they get ready for work or bed.
So what are these trendy wellness products that can single-handedly improve our daily routines? We turned to our favorite successful people, from Gwyneth Paltrow to Victoria Beckham, to help guide our gifting this year—from the perfect tool to brew the best double espresso to the smoothie ingredient that will boost your brain power, there's a little something for every overachieving wellness fan in your life. Help them adopt the daily routines of successful people with these smart gifts.
Know someone who's always looking for better vitamins? Give them their own personalized subscription of high-quality supplements.
If you know someone who, like Victoria Beckham, starts her day with a double espresso, this sleek gadget is perfect.
Life coach Sylvia LaFair suggests constantly switching up your morning routine—like brushing your teeth with alternating hands each day.
This latest wellness craze has been adopted by Gwyneth Paltrow, among other celebs—dry brushing pre-shower can unclog pores and promote circulation—and it makes a great stocking stuffer!
Isabel Marant starts her day with a cup of tea. Give your matcha lovers the gift of the most luxe tea experience.
Give the gift of a perfectly chic cup of coffee with this mug from Hotel Havana in San Antonio. It will make the discerning traveler feel right at home.
This lamp does it all: It's a humidifier, aroma diffuser, lamp, and speaker—so you can help someone set the mood for sleeping or waking up while activating all the right senses.
Waking up with a cold shower is proven to boost adrenaline, but it's always better when a cozy robe is waiting afterward.
If this smoothie is good enough for Goop, it's good enough for our nearest and dearest. Give someone the secret ingredient: brain dust.
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley swears by starting her day cuddling with her boyfriend—let a friend do the same with their S.O. in these luxe Brooklinen sheets.
What better way to hit the hay than on a super-smooth silk pillow that will help you wake up refreshed and wrinkle-free?
Some scents boost productivity, but this one will help anyone drift into dreamland in no time.
Even the busiest people know it's important to take a day off once in a while. Give the ultimate luxe stay-in-bed package, which includes a custom sheet set, two robes, and two tumblers—in case you get thirsty.
Help a tech addict unwind at the end of a long day with this digital detox bath.
Bright lights can make it harder to wind down and get ready for sleep, but this sleek candleholder should flicker until you're ready to hit the pillow.
Give someone the ultimate beauty ritual to help them pamper themselves morning and night.