We’ve put together our Waterlily Gift Guide to help you buy considered, thoughtful and gorgeous gifts for your loved ones this holiday season. Read on for ideas for everyone from your best friend who always smells amazing, your day spa aficionado Mum, and your work bestie who makes Mondays feel more like Friday.
Give the gift of luminous skin this holiday season. Let’s begin!
Gorgeous gift suggestions
✨A magazine subscription
There is something magical about receiving real mail that isn’t bills! Brighten up your loved ones mailbox year-round with a subscription to their favourite magazine. Favourites at Waterlily HQ include Peppermint, Frankie, Lindsay and The Big Issue.
✨Fresh fruit hampers
A fruit hamper is an excellent gift idea! We love gifting boxes of cherries. There are companies that deliver fresh fruit hampers, or your local market is a great place to go and select fruits that you know your friend or family would love.
✨Books, books and more books!
Books for are the perfect gift for loved ones who love reading! Below we have some suggestions for gifts for those who love to read and cook.
Julia Busuttil Nishimura’s new book, A Year of Simple Family Food is filled with delicious recipes, such as Soba Salad and Walnut Biscuits, it’s a thoughtful gift for your loved ones who love cooking, simple food and sharing meals with family and friends.
Another cookbook we recommend as a beautiful gift is Neighbourhood: Salads, Sweets and Stories From Home and Abroad by Hetty McKinnon. This vegetarian salad recipe book is packed full to the brim with the most delicious salads. As well as gifting the ultimate salad inspiration, readers can soak in stories about Hetty’s travels to Italy, France, London, New York and more, with chapters of recipes broken up into countries and the influence they’ve had on her ideas, recipes and philosophy of cooking.
As for where to purchase, we love to support our local, independent bookstores, like Avid Reader in West End. If you want a list of independent book stores for your gifting this year, this is a great resource for buying from independent booksellers.
Treat a loved one (and that can include you!) to a beautiful Waterlily treatment. Did you know we have 150+ day spas that stock the professional Spa Ritual collection for body and face here in Australia and New Zealand?
This summer, you can enjoy our seasonal Champagne & Diamonds Spa Facial at participating stockists; a luxury skin celebration harnessing liquid diamonds infused in a vino resveratrol rich emulsion of pure strawberry concentrate and anti-ageing vitamins.
Pure spa luxury!
A sweet card, filled with heartfelt words about your loved one can be just the thing to brighten someone’s day.
✨The SPACEUTICALS Power Packs
Our gift guide would not be complete without the SPACEUTICALS Power Packs, a three step home care solution to age-proof skin with advanced cosmeceutical actives layered in precious omega serums and active botanical concentrates.
✨Limited Edition offer
With any purchase of our SPACEUTICALS Resurfacing or Anti-Ageing Power Packs, you’ll also get a FREE Bio Cleansing Oil (valued at $73).
Bio Cleansing Oil valued at $73 & FREE when you purchase any Anti-Ageing or Resurfacing Power Pack.
✨Lime Caviar Body Balm
The Lime Caviar Body Balm is an exotic infusion of molten mango, shea and cocoa butters blended with virgin coconut oil and enriched with omega serums for the ultimate body rejuvenation ritual. This balm is infused with native Australian lime caviar rich in Vitamin C and antioxidants to protect the skin. Finished with vanilla bean and crushed citrus rind of mandarin and lime essential oils, this luxurious butter balm melts effortlessly in your skin to deeply nourish and repair.
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✨Lime Caviar Sugar Smoother
Improve skin tone, texture and hydration with a two in one deep exfoliation treatment. Apply a small amount to wet skin, emulsify with warm water and massage well into skin to exfoliate to silky smooth. Allow to infuse for 5 minutes, to then rinse with warm water. Follow immediately with Lime Caviar Body Balm for intense and long lasting results.
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✨Give the gift of Peace, Love & Joy (Body & Bath Serums)
Perfect as a deeply hydrating body serum, aromatic massage blend or luxurious bath oil ritual, our range of body and bath serums make a gorgeous gift idea or stocking filler.
Peace Body & Bath Serum features a soothing spa sanctuary with a harmonising blend of calming frankincense and geranium steeped in a serene infusion of neroli flower, sweet orange and bergamot peel.
Love Body & Bath Serum features a sensory ritual imbued with an exquisite infusion of rose petal and vanilla bean blended with heartwoods of sandalwood and frankincense.
Joy Body & Bath Serum features sun drenched exotic fruit and aromatic flowers steeped in a tropical celebration of lime rind, tangerine and red mandarin.
“Pour yourself a warm bath, swirl in one of our beautiful bath serums, lie back and relax!”
Shopping online with Waterlily
Our Skin Concierge offers:
- Gift wrapping;
- Free samples, and;
- Free shipping for all online orders placed over $70.
If you need any help at all choosing the right skincare products for you, please reach out to our Skin Concierge, we’re always here to help!