the skin edit.

The gift edit

While skincare is a daily necessity, it also makes a fabulous gift. Most people love getting skincare as a gift because it feels like such a treat. Plus, it’s practical – everyone has to moisturise, right?

But gifting skincare can feel like a minefield – there are enough products, brands, and must-have ingredients out there to make your head spin! Read on to discover our pick of skincare gifts that will delight every skincare junkie on your list, regardless of age or skin type.


Because we know that choosing a skincare gift can feel overwhelming, we’ve put together a simple gifting guide to help you navigate our gift options and get a gift that’s sure to please.


We can’t overstate the universal appeal of this duo. What’s the perfect skincare gift for anyone who loves having healthy, hydrated skin every day (in other words, everyone!)? It’s this Hydrating Duo. Containing our iconic skincare staples Pure Hyaluronic Serum and Hydrate moisturiser, this set is a hydrating treat for all skin types.

What’s in it?
• Pure Hyaluronic Serum, 30ml 
• Hydrate Lightweight Moisturiser, 50ml 

New Mums
New mums are always on the lookout for extra hydration because disappearing pregnancy hormones can throw their skin into temporary chaos. If you’re buying for a new mum, the Hydrating Duo is definitely a treat that she’ll appreciate.

Yes, mums – all mums – will love this kit because both of the hero-hydrators inside are specifically formulated to suit all skin types, and all ages. Hydrate is formulated with vegan squalane to smooth and soften the skin and reduce fine lines and wrinkles. When used together, Hydrate and Pure Hyaluronic Serum are a perfect pair for ageing skin.

Makeup Lovers
If your special someone loves to wear makeup, then they probably have the silky-smooth Pure Hyaluronic Serum on their wishlist. Widely used by makeup artists as a primer, this serum glides onto the skin and leaves it plump, smooth, and prepped for flawless makeup application.


We all know someone who loves to flaunt a Summer glow all-year-round. Enter the Glowing Duo, the ultimate duo for natural sun-kissed skin.

Containing Hydrate Lightweight Moisturiser and Glow Drops Customisable Self-Tanning Drops, this kit delivers skin that is hydrated and glowing every day. Pestle & Mortar Glow Drops are alcohol-free and enriched with hyaluronic acid, which means you get an even tan without drying the skin. Your glow getter will love you for this kit.

What’s in it?
• Glow Drops Customisable Self-Tanning Drops, 15ml
• Hydrate Lightweight Moisturiser, 30ml 

The Bestsellers Kit contains a set of four products that deliver everything you need to care for your skin every day. 

Here’s what’s in it:
• Renew Gel Cleanser, 30ml 
• Recover Eye Cream, 15ml
• Pure Hyaluronic Serum, 30ml 
• Hydrate Lightweight Moisturiser, 30ml 

Renew Gel Cleanser polishes and illuminates the complexion. Recover Eye Cream soothes and hydrates delicate eye area skin. Cult-favourite Pure Hyaluronic Serum plumps up the skin and locks-in moisture, and Hydrate Lightweight Moisturiser delivers optimal skin hydration without clogging pores.

You’ve got four award-winning skin heroes in one beautiful kit to cleanse, polish, and hydrate the skin. If you’re looking for a skincare gift that’s guaranteed to please, this is it.

There’s more: The Bestsellers Kit comes with the option of a stunningly designed festive gifting sleeve. Simply add a Christmas sleeve at checkout and your beautiful skincare present will be ready to put straight under the tree!


If you’re still unsure, why not let your skincare lover choose for themselves? Get them a Pestle & Mortar e-gift card that they can use to top up their skincare throughout the year or nab that product that they’ve always wanted to try.

Purchasing your e-gift card is easy. Simply select your amount, choose your design, add a personalised message and schedule your card to send on the date of your choice. You’ll make someone smile when they open their inbox!

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