Xmas Gift Guide: Wellness Gifts To Pamper, Relax and Enjoy

Xmas Gift Guide: Wellness Gifts To Pamper, Relax and Enjoy

Essential oils, fragrances, scented candles, bath bombs, activewear and more on our must-have wellness gift ideas


It’s the season of gifting and is there a better gift than the idea of pampering, relaxing enjoying? We think not!

So here’s a list of wellness gifts to bring cheer to anyone who needs a break. Psst… get one (or more) for yourself, you know you want to! From essential oils, fragrances, scented candles, bath bombs, activewear and more, these are our must-have wellness gifts this Christmas.

Scentiq Fragrances, Candles and Diffusers

A one-stop-shop for fragrant lifestyle products, Scentiq brings you over two hundred wellness gift ideas this festive season! From scented candles and diffusers to cosmetics and body perfumes for men and women, the e-commerce platform carries popular luxury brands and niche brands alike.

Who doesn’t appreciate a relaxing and pampering wellness gift that makes them feel better? To help soothe minds and create a calming environment to unwind, scented candles and room diffusers have been known to be pretty effective! Scentiq’s collection of room diffusers includes Acqua Di Parma and candles from well-known brands such as Yankee, Burberry, Jo Malone, Penhaligon and more.

With coveted lifestyle brands like Marc Jacobs, Elie Saab, CK, Bulgari, Burberry, Hermes, Jimmy Choo, Scentiq offers perfumes that are trending globally and the classic fragrances that are always a favourite. Chanel and Gucci under the Christmas tree? Yes, please!

Don’t forget to check Scentiq’s gift sets for Christmas gift ideas featuring BVGALRI, Coach, Carolina Herrera, Giorgio Armani, Versace, and Yves Saint Laurent and more! Rest assured you are getting guaranteed authenticity and quality - all at such affordable prices.

Get up to 70% off on the best-selling fragrances and scented candles with the code “JINGLE25” (min. spend S$170).

Get an additional S$7 off perfume gift sets with the code “CHR21” till 31 Dec 2021 (min. spend S$185 on at least 2 sets).

Available on shopscentiq.com as well as Lazada, Shopee, Amazon - Fragrances and Candles.

HYSSES Aromatherapy Essentials

Know someone who’s been working too hard and needs a relaxing Christmas gift? Or need to make your own home feel more comforting? HYSSES is wishing everyone a Merry Christmas with their Wanderlust Discovery collection consisting of beeswax candles, bath bombs, hand sanitisers, home scents, and scented pouches.

Its slew of Christmas new arrivals add up to more than 60 lifestyle products and personal care items. Check out the new home scents being launched in 60ml, 150ml, and 450ml reed diffusers. Step onto the unbeaten path of a jungle tour as you embrace the deep, woody aroma from the concoction of Myrrh and Sandalwood or find yourself in an authentic Japanese Sake bar, ready for some wine tasting, with the blend of Plum and Yuzu! At the same time, inhale to rejuvenate and receive immense benefits for your mind, body and soul with these specially formulated scents.

Begin your day with a refreshing shower with HYSSES’ handcrafted probiotic soap that comes in charcoal or lemongrass scents and has different functionalities. These helpful bacteria contained in the probiotic soap will ensure a functioning ecosystem on and in the skin, nourishing and protecting your skin against free radical damages.

As night falls, enjoy a soothing hot bath with their luxurious artisanal bath bombs. Perfect for unwinding at the end of the day or to bring on your staycation! Pick and choose from eight different scents and benefits, and be teleported back to nature as you relish in self-indulgence.

Lastly, fend off harmful germs and bacteria with the handy hand sanitisers that are now decked in cute new sleeves. Psst… these can be hung as Christmas tree baubles too!

Innerfyre Co

Tis’ the season to be jolly and to make everyone around us feel happy too! This festive season, Innerfyre Co brings you some Best-Selling Gift Ideas for Christmas and to start the New Year on a positive note.

Find your way back to serenity as you reconnect with your breath. The Inhale/Exhale Bundle (S$72) allows you to choose from their line of Aromatherapy or Affirmation Candles, and pair it with an Essential Oil Room spray.

‘You’ve Got This’ Positivity Bundle (S$89) is a great ‘pick me up’ gift for anyone who’s had a challenging year. Curate a thoughtful package that best communicates your wishes for your loved one through the messages and scents of each of the products. The gifting bundle comes with your choice of Aromatherapy or Affirmation Candle, Essential Oil Room Spray, and Greeting Card.

Bring elements of wellness into your home through the scent therapy benefits of essential oils. Whether you’re looking to uplift your mood, enhance your focus, or introduce a sense of calm, all you have to do is diffuse your essential oil of choice using the Crystal Essential Oil Burner (S$32).

Give and Receive Love (S$64) invites one on a journey to self-love. Take your pick from one of the especially-curated oils (Ylang ylang, Honeysuckle, Neroli, and Peppermint), or create your alchemy magic through your signature blend. This is the best gift for when we feel trapped in negative cycles, whether it’s in certain aspects of our lives, our emotions, or our relationships.

DIST- Scented Candles

What better way to create the atmosphere and mood for Christmas at home than with scented candles? We can’t get enough of them! And what beautiful, aromatic Christmas gifts they make too.

Check out DIST-’s signature scent - Mi Casa Es Su Casa. It was launched a year after the start of DIST and has since become the top-selling scented candle. The notes are: bergamot, sage, woody, amber. Luxurious isn’t it? ‘Mi Casa Es Su Casa’ is a Spanish expression of welcome which means ‘my house is your house’. What a way to make your Christmas party guests feel welcome!

DIST-’s summer collection features two popular fragrances that are trying to bring back memories of summer vacations and strolls down the beach. Aurora’s blood orange scent is one of the most interesting and popular fragrances in the market. Coco Costa’s scent has a mix of coconut, freesia and sandalwood - floral and fresh.

Also on offer are special Christmas gift sets. The Ultimate Gift Set includes 2 large candles, 2 glass bottles of matchsticks, and a complete set of 4 candle accessories - snuffer, trimmer, dipper and candle plate.

From now till 2 Jan 2022, get 15% off everything (including bundled sets and discounted items)!

What’s more? From 1 Dec 2021 onwards, DIST- will be making a long term commitment to contribute 15% of their revenue monthly to Singapore Association of Mental Health (SAMH).


How about some trendy and fashionable sporty essentials to get someone inspired to work out? After all, health and physical wellbeing is all part of self-care.

HUGO Store on LazMall Prestige carries the latest collection from both HUGO Menswear and Womenswear including some exclusive items like the HUGO activewear collection.

Like its main collection, the HUGO Active collection is equally as bold, embodying HUGO's unconventional spirit in each piece that can take you from work to work out.

HUGO Active offers a range of styles for almost every kind of activity - track pants and super-stretch leggings with coordinating tanks and crop tops, as well as lightweight hooded jackets. Authentic activewear, as well as sporty pieces that double as ready to wear, can be combined in daring and creative ways with the rest of your wardrobe.

HOW Bottle

Enjoy the world’s most advanced molecular hydrogen technology with ONLY Group’s latest creation, HOW bottle. If you or someone you know is a firm believer in the health benefits that hydrogen optimized water brings, then this will excite you.

Hydrogen Optimized Water is regular water with extra hydrogen molecules added to it and has been touted for its ability to improve one’s health and wellbeing. Benefits include neutralization of free radicals, building stronger immune systems, suppressing inflammation and growth of cancer cells, preventing brain damage, promoting gut health, as well as protecting eyesight, liver, lungs, and the heart.

Drinking hydrogen-infused water also helps give one a clearer skin complexion and helps slow down signs of physical ageing. In fact, studies have shown that drinking hydrogen infused water can help prevent over 200 types of diseases.

HOW Bottle uses only the most advanced technology to generate up to 2000 PPB Hydrogen Antioxidant concentration in normal water. This means that the technology utilized by HOW bottle produces 100% pure and safe hydrogen-rich water without by-products such as ozone, chlorine, and other oxides, which can be detrimental to health.

Haflong Tea

Nothing a warm cup of tea can’t fix. Haflong Tea is a local brand that specialises in bringing delightful variants of high-quality teas from organic plantations across the world. Sharmistha, the founder of Haflong Tea, hails from Assam which is located at the foothills of the Himalayas and is the second-largest exporter of tea in the world.

With 10 blends available, these organic teas are all-natural and come in the range of Oolong tea, green tea blends, herbal tea, black tea, and flower tea. From fragrant fruity flavours to toasty earthen flavours, you are in for a special treat with their selection of rich tea variants.

Our favourite is the Kakao Kreme Chocolate Tea with its aromatic flavour. Drink it with a dash of milk for an irresistible festive drink!

Aditi Kashyap

03 Dec 2021, 03:00 PM

Aditi is the Editor at Vanilla Luxury. Born and raised in Singapore, she loves to eat, travel, and stay fit (so she can eat some more). Follow her on Instagram @heydeets for things to do and places to eat in Singapore.