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    31 Of The Best Gifts Under $50 To Give In 2020

    Who says you can't snatch up amazing gifts on a budget?

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    1. This gratitude journal that they can use each morning to gather their thoughts, prioritise their goals and track their progress.


    Just six minutes each morning can have a massive effect on their day. They can use this journal to assess what lies ahead, take a breath and figure out what they need to do.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $37.90.

    2. This Beery Barry gift pack from Good Day People, which is the ultimate gift for your beer loving mates.

    Good Day People

    Good Day People have a bunch of amazing gift packs, so you're sure to find the perfect combination for anyone on your list. This one includes four different tinnies and a pack of Wondaree roasted salted macadamia's that pair perfectly with them.

    Buy it from Good Day People for $49.

    3. This sausage sizzle scented candle by Heinz, which'll probably tempt them to drive you to get a snag whenever they light it up.


    This is the perfect gift for anyone who always talks about how much they're craving a snag but never actually goes out of their way to get one. That's right, it's a scented candle that'll give them all the mouth watering sausage goodness you love, without them having to wait in line on a Saturday morning. Plus, it comes with both Heinz® Tomato Ketchup and Heinz® Mustard, so if they ever decide to whip up some sausages, they'll have exactly what they need to top them up.

    Buy it from Heinz for $20 (order it by December 19 to make sure it arrives before Christmas!).

    4. This makeup bag that's perfect for those (ahem — me) who have a hard time packing their makeup away after using it.


    This makeup bag uses a drawstring mechanism to open up and become a makeup mat, then closes to turn back into a makeup bag.

    Buy a two pack from Amazon Australia for $12.76.

    5. These ~UV lights~ that are the ultimate gift for any plant parent.


    These lamps feature three timers, 10 dimming levels and three lighting modes. Plus, the three arms are completely adjustable, so all their plants can have a little loving. They can attach this lamp to their table where their plants live with the clip attachment and watch them thrive.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $34.

    6. This time marked water bottle, because "I don't like the taste of water" is no excuse for poor hydration.


    This 1L water bottle indicates times throughout the day, so that they can turn drinking water into a habit. The bottle also tells them why they should be drinking water — which will hopefully guilt them into prioritising hydration.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $28.99.

    7. This stylish pair of blue light blocking glasses, because if they're been complaining about feeling extra tired lately, it's probably because of all the screens they've been looking at.


    These glasses work by blocking out the blue light from screens, which can cause eye strain, headaches and inability to sleep. So, if they've ever mentioned any of these symptoms, get them a pair and they'll love you forever.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $35.90.

    8. This quick dry towel that they can use for the gym, hiking or just keep in the car incase of an emergency.


    This towel even comes with its own pouch so they can tuck it away when it's done drying.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $9.99.

    9. This essential oil diffuser that will relax tensions when someone forgets to run the dishwasher yet again.


    Chuck some lavender oil in here the next time you're getting on each others' nerves. This essential oil diffuser not only has two different levels of quiet ultrasonic mist function, but also acts as a humidifier — improving breathing and moistening skin. Plus, it features seven different LED light colours, so you can change the mood of the room as you, I mean they, please.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia $40.99.

    10. This clip-on, three-in-one lens for their phone, which will let them take wide, fish eye and macro shots.


    If they're getting bored of their regular phone camera, this kit is the perfect way to experiment and get creative with their photos. It comes with three lenses and everything they need to play with different perspectives.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $49.99.

    11. These lip crayons by Innisfree that'll provide them with just the right amount of colour for those sunny, summer days.

    Isha Bassi / BuzzFeed

    Promising Review: "Since summer is coming up in Australia, I’ve been meaning to expand my lipstick collection — which currently consists of a lot of browns and dark, vampy colours — to products that would be super easy to apply and retouch on the go. Enter these Innisfree Jelly Balm Crayons! They come in three different colours (Chee-ry Up, Chili Bling and Berry Heart) and add a beautiful pop of colour to the lips. Plus, they’re infused with shea butter and olive oil, which means they effortlessly glide on and are super comfortable to wear.

    I will say that although they’re advertised as a 'sheer tint', each crayon contains A LOT of pigment. That’s definitely not a bad thing though, as it means you can either keep things subtle or go for a bold look. At the moment, my go-to is lightly swiping across the lips and patting it out with my finger to create a muted tint of colour that’s just so cute and adorable."

    Isha Bassi

    Buy it from Innisfree for $13.

    12. This photo printer, so they can finally make that collage wall they've been thinking about for ages.


    This photo printer is ridiculously easy to use. The size of the photos are perfect for sticking on the fridge or in scrapbooks and diaries. All they'll need is polaroid film and their phone and they can get printing!

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $18.95.

    13. This handheld body massager to provide them and their muscles with a little bit of relief after the year they've had.


    This deep tissue massager works all over their body and its cordless design means they can tackle their tense back muscles without fighting a cord. It comes with five interchangeable heads to target different parts of their body.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $41.64.

    14. These Australian bath salts, because if there's any time to sit in a soothing soup of nourishing oils and steamy water, it's now.


    These salts feature rose and frankincense essential oils, so they'll be relaxed and calm after their bath. Plus, it includes magnesium flakes, which will absorb faster into their body and help with muscle aches and pains, cramps, headaches and insomnia.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $34.95.

    15. This wine decanter, because it's time for them to truly appreciate the beauty of red wine.


    All they have to do is pour the wine through this device and it expedites the ~breathing~ process, which means they won't have to wait forever for their wine to aerate and get all delicious for them to enjoy.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $19.99.

    16. This Sleepy lotion by Lush that will get them calm and ready for their eight hours.

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    This body lotion contains lavender to calm their mind, oatmeal to soothe and jojoba oil to moisturise the heck out of their skin. I use it on my chest, shoulders and arms before bed and honest to god, the heavenly scent puts me right to sleep.

    Buy for it from Lush for $17.95.

    17. And finally, this bag of Sticky Honey Chai from T2, so they can indulge their senses and get cosy with their favourite book or TV show.


    This tea blend contains black tea, honey, cinnamon, cardamon, cloves, natural vanilla, ginger and salt. Plus, it's the perfect base for a homemade dirty chai — all they need to add is coffee!

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $29.24.

    18. This yoga mat, so that they can't make excuses about not having one the next time you suggest going to a class together.


    Promising Review: "I've been doing 10 minutes of bedtime yoga each night and not only have I become more flexible, I've found that my back and hips are less sore and I sleep much easier — which is amazing, considering my anxiety levels are currently through the roof. This one also has guiding lines, so you can make sure all your positions are perfect before hitting your first yoga class."

    Hameda Nafiz

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $39.99.

    19. This memory foam pillow with cooling gel, so they're never overheated at night and are less likely to wake up on the wrong side of the bed in the morning.


    This is the number one best selling throw pillow inserts on Amazon. This pillow will keep their neck aligned with their spine all night long. Plus, the cooling gel pads keep heads and necks cool while they sleep, so it's perfect for summer.

    Five-star reviews: 1,920+

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $60.90.

    20. This stylish pair of blue light blocking glasses, because if they're been complaining about feeling extra tired lately, it's probably because of all the screens they've been looking at.


    These glasses work by blocking out the blue light from screens, which can cause eye strain, headaches and inability to sleep. So, if they've ever mentioned any of these symptoms, get them a pair and they'll love you forever.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $35.90.

    21. This magnetic phone holder for their car, so that they aren't tempted to take their eyes off the road.

    Mariela Summerhays / BuzzFeed

    This phone holder comes with a magnetic disc that can be stuck to a phone or phone case, for instant 360° GPS viewing ability.

    Promising review: "I have been through so many phone cradles. Time after time, phones will just fall after driving over a speed bump and not provide the security they promise. This magnetic device is brilliant — I never have to worry about my phone falling and can view the screen in both landscape and portrait mode with a single rotation. The base of the holder extends and tilts in any direction, making it perfect to use in either the driver or passenger front seat."

    Mariela Summerhays

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $17.99.

    22. This hot air brush that'll make it easier for them to dry their hair faster in the morning, saving time and energy.

    Clare Aston / BuzzFeed

    The brush uses hot air and ionic technology to get rid of frizz and leave their hair looking and feeling as smooth as silk.

    Promising review: "I’ve never been any good at styling my hair. It’s long, thick and stuck somewhere between a wave and a curl. The only time it looks good is when it’s an unintentional fluke and no one is around to see it. When I have an event where I want it to look great, I normally have to wash, blow dry, straighten and if I want some more volume, curl it again. As you can imagine, I don't that often — normally it's just a wash and air dry.

    I decided to give this product a go because it's a hair dryer and brush in one and I thought it could save my hair some heat damage and get those long, bouncy waves I've always dreamed of — without having to spend an hour and a half on it. Now, maybe I need more skill in the blow dry with brush departments (tips welcome), but I didn’t get the gentle waves I wanted. I will say this though, it did straighten my hair pretty well and it only took 15 minutes. So for ease of convenience and everyday wear (along with the cheap $$) I’m happy with how it turned out.

    Clare Aston

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $34.95

    23. This pack of beeswax food wraps that will keep their food fresh and sealed to sustainably keep their food waste to a minimum.


    These wraps are reusable for up to 12 months and are perfect for wrapping sandwiches and bread, cheese, dry deli meats and bowls.

    Buy a three-pack from Amazon Australia for $15.50.

    24. This posture corrector, which will fix the slump they inevitably get from sitting at their desk all day.


    I know I'm not the only one who, at the end of the day, feels aches and pains in my shoulders and back from sitting at the computer. Without fail, my neck has slowly inched forward and I've slouched into my chair. This back brace is made of a breathable material, with extra padding applied to the armpit area for extra comfort. Eventually, they will have built enough muscle strength in the new, properly aligned posture that they'll no longer need it!

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $15.99.

    25. This rotating makeup organiser, so that they don't end up buying the same lipstick shade three times because it's fallen to the back of their drawer.


    This organiser has multiple compartments, so that they can customise their product display based on everyday vs. night out use.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $29.99.

    26. This self-development card game that encourages critical thinking and personal growth.

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    Last year, Flex Mami (@flex.mami) blessed us all with a self development card game called REFLEX, which is all about critical thinking, self-awareness and analysis. Each card will encourage them to sit and think about their own decision making and morals, so if they're all about growth, they'll love them. The cards are themed around important topics such as love, life, death, politics, religion, purpose, career and more.

    Buy the Blue pack from Flex's online store for $29.95.

    27. This 60-day high performance planner, so that they can keep their productivity in check.


    This 60-day journal has blank dates, so they can actually start using it at any point in the year. It features daily goal boxes, evening scorecards, weekly habit assessments and everything else they need to become the boss they're destined to be.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $25.90.

    28. This coffee scrub by Caim & Able that will leave their skin exfoliated and rejuvenated.


    This coffee scrub has macadamia oil and fair trade coffee grounds to get rid of dead skin cells, dirt and other gunk while moisturising their skin.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $24.95.

    29. This handheld milk frother, so they can have cafe-style foam without having to leave their house.


    To use this frother, they literally just have to hold it in their milk for a minute and ta-da! They'll have creamy, delicious froth. It's also perfect for making matcha green tea lattes.

    Buy it from Amazon Australia for $18.95.

    30. This makeup bag that's perfect for those (ahem — me) who have a hard time packing their makeup away after using it.


    This makeup bag uses a drawstring mechanism to open up and become a makeup mat, then closes to turn back into a makeup bag.

    Buy a two pack from Amazon Australia for $12.76.

    31. And finally, this perfumed hand cream set by Innisfree, that smells divine and will have their hands feeling soft and looking healthy.

    BuzzFeed / Hameda Nafiz

    We all know how important it is to wash our hands — especially as of late, but unfortunately this can usually lead to dry skin, so it's important to moisturise. This limited edition hand cream set features three products with different scents. The packaging is designed by LA-based designer and artist Steven Harrington — it's so darn pretty that you won't even need to wrap it.

    Buy it from Innisfree for $20.