Christmas Gift Guide 2017: Vegan & Cruelty-Free

Hello and welcome to my 2017 Christmas Gift Guide! I did one of these last year to make Christmas shopping for vegan & cruelty-free products easier.

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There will be all types of gifts for everyone and different price ranges. I will also be doing an eco friendly section this year!

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Here are some smaller items that make great stocking stuffer’s!

Divine Whale Soap – Lush $6.95

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Each year Lush bring out the Divine Whale soap. 100% of sales minus GST go to Sea Shepherd Australia which is an international non-profit, marine wildlife conversation organisation. Their mission is to end the destruction of habitat and slaughter of wildlife in the world’s oceans in order to conserve and protect ecosystems and species. This year this gorgeous soap is Lavender based and smells amazing!

https://au.lush.com/products/soaps/divine-whale

Miracle Complexion Sponge – Real Techniques $6.78

 

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This is my favourite makeup sponge to use to apply foundation and concealer. You can use it wet and dry and it’s super affordable.

https://au.iherb.com/pr/Real-Techniques-by-Samantha-Chapman-Miracle-Complexion-Sponge-1-Sponge/77428

Santa Baby Lip Scrub – Lush $9.95

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The Santa Baby lip scrub is a caster sugar, jojoba oil and extra virgin coconut oil mixture that is cola flavoured with lime oil and black pepper oil. Lip scrubs are a easy way to keep your lips nice and soft and they’re edible as well!

https://au.lush.com/products/christmas/santa-baby-0

Lock-It Mini Baking Duo – Kat Von D Beauty $23.00

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This little duo comes with a mini  lock-it concealer and mini lock-it setting powder which will make your undereye baking become easy.

https://www.katvondbeauty.com/shop-all-products/sets-and-palettes/lock-it-mini-baking-duo/60026.html?dwvar_60026_color=1056

Calm Balm Travel Size – The Physic Garden $8.95

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I’ve been using Calm Balm for two years and it’s a must have product of mine. It’s has a gentle mixture of bergamot, mandarin, cedarwood, shea butter, passionflower and lemon. You can massage it onto your back, chest or pulse points but I love using this as a lip balm as it leaves a nice glossy finish on the lips. It has 100% natural ingredients.

https://www.floraandfauna.com.au/the-physic-garden-calm-balm-mini-30g

Vego Hazelnut Chocolate Bar $5.25

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This is hands down the best vegan chocolate I’ve tried and I’ve tried so many since going vegan. It’s organic, fairly traded and gluten-free and made of chocolate, hazelnut paste and whole hazelnuts.

https://www.crueltyfreeshop.com.au/products/vego65ghazelnutchocolatebar

Butterbear Wash Card by Lush $3.50

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Wash cards are a super cool invention by Lush which are made from apple pulp and can be used as body wash, hand wash or shampoo. You can use the whole wash card or tear off a bit and use. You just need to wet him and rub between your hands for it to lather up. This Butterbear wash card has a gorgeous cocoa and vanilla scent and are great for hand washing on the go.

https://au.lush.com/products/christmas/butterbear

Hanami Cosmetics Cherry Oh Baby Nail Polish $17.95

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This bright red 7free nail polish is perfect for the holiday season and makes a great stocking stuffer!

https://hanami.com.au/products/nail-polish-cherry-oh-baby

Charity Pot Hand & Body Lotion – Lush $14.95

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Charity Pot is the gift that keeps on giving. It’s a gorgeous lotion that 100% of sales (minus GST) goes to small grassroots charities and organisations on Australia. Charity Pot supports organisations that align with Lush’s ethics in the areas of environmental conservation, animal welfare and human rights.

https://au.lush.com/products/charity-pot

Coco Betty Coconut Oil Wipes $22.00

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Coco Betty coconut oil wipes that are conveniently individually packaged so you can use them on the go. They are alcohol free, fragrance free, 100% organic and biodegradable.

http://www.littleveganmakeupshop.com/product/cocobetty-coconut-oil-wipes/

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Little Snow Fairy Gift – Lush $19.95
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This gift set is super cute and great for anyone that loves something sweet! It comes with a 100g Snow Fairy shower gel and a Snow Fairy jelly bath bomb.

https://au.lush.com/products/gifts/little-snow-fairy

Dr Bronner’s Gift Pack $12.75

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These little Dr Bronner’s gifts are a great introduction for anyone to try. You get a solid and liquid soap and they come in different scents!

https://www.floraandfauna.com.au/dr-bronners-peppermint-lavender-gift-pack/

Oh Deer Sugar Rudolph’s Wild Sleigh Ride Bubble & Bath Bomb $10.50

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This cutie is a bath bomb and bubble bar that gives you a super fun christmassy bath.

https://www.ohdeersugar.com/collections/christmas/products/rudolph-s-wide-sleigh-ride-190g?variant=3470050361371

By the Sea Collection Cork Classic Coin Purse $12.00

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This beautiful cork coin purse is sustainable, stylish, super lightweight, strong, durable and softer than leather. Cork is one of the most sustainable materials so this is a perfect little present for anyone.

https://www.floraandfauna.com.au/by-the-sea-collection-cork-classic-coin-purse

Starry Night Gift Set by Lush $19.95

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You’re going to see a lot of Lush gift sets in this post as I think their gift sets are amazing. They come all wrapped in recyclable paper or knot wraps (reusable gift wrap that can also be worn as head bands) so you don’t have to worry about getting wrapping paper. The Starry Night gift set comes with a Twilight Bath Bomb, Twilight Naked Shower Gel and this gorgeous pink and blue Christmas knot wrap!

https://au.lush.com/products/under-30/starry-night

EcoTools Facial Mask Mates Set $5.75

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This set is great for someone that loves skincare. You get a mask applicator brush and 3 mask remover sponges which make doing face masks easy.

https://iherb.co/pavLcWc

Oh Deer Sugar Candy Cane Shower Mouse $16.00

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This sweet peppermint candy scented shower mousse is a great gift for anyone during the holidays that love Christmas or just feeling good in the shower.

https://www.ohdeersugar.com/collections/christmas/products/candy-cane-shower-moose-body-wash?variant=3469873807387

EcoTools Soft Smokey Eye Brush Set Gold Collection $16.91

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Every brush you need to get the perfect smokey eye. This set comes with:

  1. Shade: Add shadow to lid with the Large and Shadow brush.
  2. Define: Create definition with the Defined Crease brush.
  3. Smudge: Use the Precision Blending brush to diffuse shadow along lash line.
  4. Highlight: Use the Controlled Setting brush for accent colour across brow bone.

https://iherb.co/4bcpkKGW

The Physic Garden Relax Me Bath Salts $18.95

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Settle into a warm, delicious bath and feel stress of the day dissolve away. Epsom salt relaxes sore muscles & the heavenly scents of Rose, Lavender & May Chang calm & soothe the spirit.

https://www.floraandfauna.com.au/the-physic-garden-relax-me-bath-salts-300g/

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Twilight Gift Set by Lush $34.95

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Twilight and Sleepy products from Lush have been super popular due to how they can help you sleep. This gift set is perfect for anyone in your life that needs to relax or have trouble sleeping. You get a Twilight Shower Gel, Twilight Body Spray and Sleepy Body Lotion. The Twilight Scent family is Lavender based products that smell amazing.

https://au.lush.com/products/gifts/twilight

Loving Earth Christmas Gift Pack $29.95

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This gift set is perfect for that chocolate lover in your life. It comes in a Light and Creamy pack and a Dark pack. In the Light and Creamy gift set you get:

  • alted Caramel Chocolate Bar 80g
  • Creamy Mylk Chocolate Bar 80g
  • Chocolate Coated Almonds
  • Turkishly Delightful 45g Bar
  • Very Buck N’ Berry 45g Bar

https://www.floraandfauna.com.au/loving-earth-christmas-gift-pack-light-creamy

Eco. Aroma Kit Lavender

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This Eco. Aroma kit comes with a tea light vaporiser and my favourite lavender essential oil. This is great for anyone wanting to get into essential oils!

https://www.floraandfauna.com.au/eco-aroma-kit-unwind-with-tea-light-vaporiser-lavender-oil-10ml/

Flora & Fauna Kids “Love Animals” Gift Box $46.98

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This is a kids goodie box for little ones that love animals.

The box includes:

  1. Where Pigs Fly T Shirt – Choose Your Size
  2. No Nasties Face Paints – Choose Your Colours (2)
  3. 1 Kids Bamboo Toothbrush
  4. Jack N Jill Toothpaste – Choose Your Flavour
  5. The Chocolate Yogi Oscar Fun Bar

https://www.floraandfauna.com.au/f-f-kids-love-animals-gift-box

Men’s Essentials Gift Box $44.95

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The perfect gift box containing men’s essentials. I’ve tried the shave gel from this brand and it works really great.

In this gift set you get:

  • Gaia Made for Men Shampoo
  • Gaia Made for Men Face Creme
  • Gaia Made for Men Face & Body Wash
  • Gaia Made for Men Shave Gel

https://www.floraandfauna.com.au/mens-essentials-gift-box/

Hanami Cosmetics Mineral Cream Blush $29.95

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Hanami have 4 different shade in their cream blushes that are made from all natural ingredients. They blend really easy and the creamy texture makes for a dewy-fresh finish.

https://hanami.com.au/collections/cream-blush

Amelie Mae Perfume by Lush $34.95

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Amelie Mae is one of the new perfumes Lush Australia launched last week and it’s my favourite out of the new range. It’s a nice sweet floral perfume that stays on the skin for hours. The perfume comes in a wash card, solid perfume, 30ML and 100ML.

https://au.lush.com/products/new-products/amelie-mae

Eco. Aroma Trio of Essential Oils $30.00

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This trio pack comes with 3 of the most popular pure essential oils which are Eucalyptus, Lavender and Sweet Orange.

https://www.nourishedlife.com.au/xmas/684500/eco-aroma-trio-top.html

Butter London Little Gems Nail Polish Set $35.00

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https://www.nourishedlife.com.au/xmas/1185365/butter-london-little-gems.html

The Treasure Chest Palette by Mermaid Salon $38.95

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The Treasure Chest palette is my go to neutrals palette that really has it all. You get a range of rose golds, bronzes, naturals, neutrals and brow powders that are a mixture of matte and metallic.

http://www.littleveganmakeupshop.com/product/mermaid-salon-35-palette-the-treasure-chest/

Black Chicken Remedies Beard Oil $44.00

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A fast-absorbing nourishing oil that conditions your beard and the skin beneath.

A highly potent lightweight beard oil blend that softens, moisturises and heals, helping to prevent beard frizz, itching, beardruff and skin irritation.

https://www.floraandfauna.com.au/black-chicken-remedies-beard-oil-30ml/

 

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Inika Face In A Case Gift Set $139.00

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Inika are an Australian brand that is organic, vegan and cruelty free. This set comes in 4 different shades.

This Starter Set Includes:

  1. Certified Organic Pure Primer 30ml
  2. Certified Organic BB Cream Beige 30ml
  3. Certified Organic Perfection Concealer Medium 10ml
  4. Vegan Concealer Brush
  5. Vegan Flawless Liquid Brush

https://www.floraandfauna.com.au/inika-face-in-a-case-beige

Spicer Bags Bifold Black Cork Wallet $69.00

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https://www.floraandfauna.com.au/spicer-bags-bifold-wallet-black-cork

Season’s Greetings Gift Set by Lush $66.50

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This gift set is perfect for a bath bomb lover. You get 4 Christmas bath bombs and 2 Christmas bubble bars as well as this cute Christmas tin which you can reuse.

https://au.lush.com/products/over-50/seasons-greetings

Eco Tan Travel Essentials $69.95

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A great way to explore the whole range from Eco Tan or to pop in your suitcase for your next escapade! This cute little travel pack contains mini 50ml packs of the following:

– Coconut Body Milk
– Winter Skin
– Invisible Tan
– Pink Himalayan Salt Scrub
– Coconut Mint Body Wash

https://www.nourishedlife.com.au/xmas/598988/eco-tan-travel-essentials.html

Dirty Gift Set by Lush $59.95

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This gift set is all based on Lush’s signature Dirty scent. You get a Dirty Body Spray, Dirty Shaving Cream, Dirty Springwash Shower Gel and Dirty Styling Cream.

https://au.lush.com/products/gifts/dirty-gift

Real Techniques Smooth & Accentuate Gift Set $33.83

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This gift set comes with 5 brushes and 2 sponges to help you achieve a flawless base.

https://iherb.co/27UuUiZs

Kat Von D Beauty Alchemist Holographic Palette $50.00

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I really love this palette because you can use it on your eyes, lips or even as highlighter and you can add it on top of other colours to make a new shade.

https://www.sephora.com.au/products/kat-von-d-alchemist-holographic-palette-face-and-eye-highlighter-palette/v/default

Hot Tresses 30 Day Hair Rehab Pack $79.95

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This is the perfect pack for literally everyone. Hot Tresses is the best haircare range I’ve ever tried and I’ve been using there products for over a year. This pack will last you ages and your hair will be loving you for using it.

https://www.hottress.es/product/30-day-hair-rehab-plan-3-pack/

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Ever Eco Reusable Straws $9.95

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