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34 Gifts They'll Probably Use Every Single Day

Just some practical gifts they won't stop thanking you for.

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1. A five-year journal so they can track their favorite memories and accomplishments. Each journal features inspiring and beautiful art, so each written reflection has a beautiful backdrop!

2. A time-marked water bottle because it'll be a blessing for those with busy lives who forget they have a whole body to take care of. It gets hard sometimes, OK! This bottle will help them make sure they drink at least 1 gallon a day.

3. A pair of sweat-wicking workout tights made for high-impact activities, so they can squat, jump, and run with ease. And since it's got reflective details, they also won't have to worry about not being seen by drivers on early-morning runs.

model wearing tights while doing weighted squat

4. A complete Roku streaming setup including the Roku media player, remote, *and* headphones. With access to over 500,000 movies and television episodes, they might have to get used to their living room becoming *your* hangout spot!

The Roku Ultra Streaming Media Player

5. A nonstick Dutch oven and ladle that'll be perfect for your new-to-cooking friend who insists on making you their official taste tester.

6. A cold brew maker if they are someone who can't be bothered until *at least* their second cup of coffee. Now they'll always have caffeine ready to start their day!

7. A multi-oil, full body hydrator from Ouai to keep their hair and skin moisturized all day long. Formulated with rose hip, absinthium, and shea oil, they can spritz it on their wet hair or on their dried-out skin for a little boost of hydration!

a hand holding two bottles of ouai hydrator

8. A waterproof Bluetooth speaker made for shower singers everywhere! Because it's so lightweight *and* hands free, your friends will be able to take it on bike rides to the park, beach, and anywhere else music is needed.

A wet INSMY bluetooth speaker hanging from a bathroom shelf

9. Essential-oil-scented bath bombs that are sure to help them unwind as their sea salt, sunflower seed oil, shea butter, and coconut oil formula moisturize and calm their skin. Give the gift of an at-home spa day!

reviewer image of the box of bath bombs next to a lit candle

10. A set of three Glossier moisturizing lip balms they can keep handy in different locations (particularly if they're prone to losing their lip balms).

Three Glossier lip balm tubes

11. The Always Pan from Our Place if they're looking to chef it up but are never sure what pot, pan, or tray to use to roast, sauté, or steam. This multipurpose pan can braise, sear, steam, strain, sauté, fry, boil, serve, store, and so much more. They can finally take the guesswork out of cooking.

the heat colored always pan on a table covered in plated food

12. A bottle of Mike's Hot Honey they'll probably keep in their bag to make sure they can spice up any meals presented to them.

A model drizzles Mike's hot honey onto chicken and waffles

13. A microfiber hair towel with a button and loop closure so it stays on while they get ready for their day. This super-absorbent wrap will definitely cut down their hair-drying time!

14. An "Eat, Play, Loaf" cat mug for the friend who has as many cats as bags of coffee grounds in their pantry. Probably three?

whit mug with a yellow cat wearing glasses and reading a book called "eat play loaf"

15. A quick-heating stainless-steel electric kettle that'll get a lot of use from your tea-obsessed friend. Its charming precision-pour spout means they'll get the perfect amount of hot water. Every. Time.

16. A super-luxurious honeycomb bathrobe they'll wanna live in for a few hours (days, months, years?) post-shower. This fast-drying cotton robe will keep them cozy as it gets colder.

model wearing honeycomb bathrobe

17. A 2-in-1 insulated food bowl from S'well because if they're gonna eat on the go, they might as well do it in style! The durable inner bowl is meant to keep food at its perfect temperature while the stainless steel exterior bowl is ready to help them prep their meal.

A model eats parfait out of the inner prep bowl while the exterior stainless steel bowl sits nearby

18. A compact air purifier to help get rid of any smoke, odors, dust, mites, allergens, or mold hanging around in their air. It's got a three-stage filtration system that is not only energy efficient (woo!) but also 100% ozone free (double woo!).

19. A straightening brush they can maneuver easily with one hand, so they can text you that they'll be ready soon with the other. It has three heat and speed settings sure to boost their hair's volume and shine!

20. A highly pigmented, cruelty-free eyeshadow palette from Illamasqua perfect for the person in your life who lives and breathes for a smoky eye. Each luxe universal powder eyeshadow can work for day or night. So what you're really gifting them is infinite options.

the artistry palette from illamasqua

21. A scoop-top bathing suit top that triples as lounge- *and* sportswear! It offers high coverage and support, so they'll never want to take it off!

22. A coily hair styler trio from Verelle so they can mix and match and find the perfect fit for their luscious locks. Each styler is formulated with aloe vera and mango butter to hydrate, de-frizz, and define curls!

the styler trio for coily hair

23. A 7-in-1 Instant Pot for the amateur chefs looking for new ways to cook new things *or* the busybodies who don't have time to hang around the kitchen for hours. They'll have rice, stew, and more in a ~breeze~.

The instant pot on a kitchen table covered in plated food

24. A satin-lined T-shirt bun wrap that'll protect their hair from the pulling and tugging that can happen with other fabrics. This cute bun is hand-tied and secured and is made of jersey, so the outside is just as soft as the inside!

a model wearing the black t-shirt bun wrap

25. A Jeopardy day-to-day calendar if they're a vessel of random but impressive fun facts.

the calendar, which features the question "in 1844 macon allen became the first black one of these professionals in the us and later first black justice of the peace"

26. A memory foam seat cushion and lumbar pillow to help make working from home a little better for them (and their back)!

Reviewer image of the comfi life seat cushion and lumbar pillow on a desk chair

27. And a pack of velvet scrunchies for an added pop of color to any updo without pulling on their hair.

12 colorful velvet scrunchies

28. A face-massaging gua sha that'll help de-puff and tighten their skin while also making them feel like a fancy gemologist.

a model's hand holding up the jade Gua Sha

29. A Parisian-themed box of assorted loose-leaf teas blended with 100% real herbs and spices if the tea connoisseur in your life thinks they've tried every herbal blend under the sun. Help them warm up with a combo of herbal, black, and chai teas!

the weekend in paris tea box

30. A vintage-inspired Sherpa-lined denim Lee jacket with an oversized fit so they stay comfy and looking oh so fly.

a model wearing the vintage modern oversized sherpa lined denim jacket

31. A ceramic cup warmer because they've been heating that same cup of coffee in the microwave since this morning, and it just *doesn't* have to be like that.

the norpro decorative cup warmer warms a mug of tea

32. An aromatherapy pendant that'll let them diffuse their favorite essential oils anywhere they are! All they have to do is place a few drops on a felt pad that lives inside this intricately designed chamber, and they'll be able to enjoy calming scents all day.

Close up of the aromatherapy diffuser necklace around a model's neck

33. A shatter-resistant portable personal blender as lightweight as it is functional. It even comes with an ice cube tray and funnel, so the smoothie of their dreams is one push of a button away!

34. A rose-gold detangling brush so they can feel like a little princess while gently ridding their locks of knots.

A model brushes their hair with the rose gold detangling brush

When you get them exactly what they wanted and needed:

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