Lourdes Avila Uribe
May 11, 2017 2:08 pm
Jurlique / Tatcha / Sephora

Sunday is just around the corner, and if you’ve got a makeup-loving mama, you can’t go wrong with getting her some beauty products for a Mother’s Day gift. Getting your mum some makeup or skin care products to celebrate her special day is just the ticket for making her feel pampered, special, and loved. If there’s anyone who needs to take some time and indulge in self-care, it’s the mothers of the world, so we’ve come up with a list of goodies that we think both of you should love — because, as mom would say, “sharing is caring!”

And don’t feel left out if you’ve got a mom with a more low-maintenance beauty routine; there are plenty of choices that aren’t overwhelming or pretentious or intimidating for those who prefer a natural, easy look. We all deserve to have healthy, happy skin with easy-to-use and accessible products at a range of prices, and that includes your beloved mother.

Here are 17 makeup products that both you and your mom will love


This nutrient-rich, anti-aging, oil-free cream provides powerful hydration, tightens pores, smooths skin texture, helps control excess oil, and purifies skin for a youthful, natural glow.


Not your ordinary rosewater spray, this gorgeously packaged mist contains a blend of rose extracts that deeply hydrate, restore, and soften your skin. Use it to prep your skin to absorb the rest of  your skin care products, or as a mid-day refresher.

Ama La

So often we forget to neglect our delicate neck and chest skin. This easily-absorbed, luxurious cream firms and refines for soft, supple, and smooth skin.


Use this daily eye cream to reduce dark circles, puffiness, and wrinkles. This nourishing cream can also be used as a mask for all-over goodness.

Sonya Dakar

This gentle exfoliating gel works on all skin types to deliver softer, plumper, and younger skin in just 60 seconds. It’s perfect for those who don’t want to spend a lot of time on their beauty routine but want to keep their skin looking fresh and healthy.

Ulta Beauty

This body butter is the perfect blend of powerful natural moisturizers that nourish skin. Moms love creams, you guys — it’ll go great on her bedside table.


Chanel’s classic red lipstick is a timeless addition to any beauty lover’s lipstick drawer. It’s the perfect gift for Mother’s Day because it’s something she probably wouldn’t splurge on for herself but that she’ll enjoy forever. Named after Chanel herself, this universally flattering shade of red is as good as it gets.


You can’t go wrong with this natural, luxurious brand. Their coconut oil body polish moisturizes as it gently exfoliates with a blend of coconut oil and bulgarian rose absolute. Skin feels silky soft and ultra hydrated and smells like a heaven.


This lactic acid treatment was sent straight from the beauty goddesses themselves; it gets rid of dull, pore-clogging dead skin cells and leaves you with fresh and smooth youthful skin. Fine lines are visibly plumped, while hyper-pigmentation and signs of aging are reduced. It’s truly a miracle product.

Josie Maran

This natural sunscreen is just the ticket for healthy, protected summertime skin. Moms LOVE Josie Maran, and this fast-absorbing sunscreen will look beautiful alone thanks to its lovely tint, or as a base under your makeup.

Hourglass Cosmetics

We are head-over-heels in love with this easy-to-use, full coverage foundation stick that gives you the most flawless finish you could possibly ask for. It glides on smoothly and evenly without looking too heavy or drying out your skin. The stick packaging makes it easy to toss in a makeup bag for all your summer travel plans.


This up-and-coming perfume brand has come out with a pitch perfect debut line of scents that are light and fragrant without being overpowering. Find your signature scent among these delightful perfumes. We’re partial to Meadow’s feminine, floral scent.

Skyn Iceland

Here’s some more neck love ,courtesy of gel patches that flood the delicate skin with nutrients and firming actives that tighten, smooth lines, fade discoloration, and leave skin feeling soft and supple. Goldie Hawn loves them, which basically means your mom will too.


Make your mom feel like an actual movie star with her very own pot of the ultra-fancy Creme de la Mer. She’ll feel pampered and loved with a gift as extravagant as this, and her skin will thank you for it.


This at-home microdermabrasion solution leaves skin smooth, silky, and soft while polishing away dead skin cells and softening fine lines.


This lightweight moisturizer works for all skin types and delivers an insane amount of nutrient-rich goodness without leaving a heavy or greasy feeling. It lives up to its cloud-puff name.

Charlotte Tilbury

Make it as easy as possible for a makeup-loving but low-maintenance mom with this all-in-one palette that has blush, contour, highlight, and eyeshadows ready to go. The shades are gorgeous, and the formulas are top-notch. Movie-star makeup in an instant.

Treat your mama right and help her indulge in some much-deserved beauty goodies on her special day. And hey, if these just so happen to be on your beauty wish list as well, so be it!