There’s still time!
So, you’re behind on your holiday shopping? Join the club. Between treating ourselves to too many Cyber Weekend deals, attending holiday parties, and balancing life in general, our holiday shopping lists have still yet to be checked off, and now, we’re on the hunt for last-minute gifts… oops!
Time is ticking, which is why we’ll be checking off said list at Nordstrom, the one-stop shop for last-minute wellness goodies you can still get in time for the holidays. The department store is currently a goldmine of feel-good presents your friends and family will adore—all of which will still make it in time for the season’s festivities.
The best part? They’re all under $75, because even though you waited till the 11th hour to shop doesn’t mean you should pay a premium. All these last-minute gifts are affordably priced, so you and your wallet can sweat less.
We’re not saying you should dilly-dally any longer, but if you do, Nordstrom offers two-day and next-day shipping options for last-minute gifts. Ahead are 21 hand-picked, feel-good gift ideas suitable for anyone on your holiday shopping list. Whether they’re in serious need of a self-care day or simply love the finer things in life, this selection of candles, skin-savers, and home goodies is sure to impress. What are you waiting for?! Check off your list today!
21 feel-good gifts from Nordstrom under $75
21 last minute wellness gifts under $75
Fill their hypothetical and literal cups with this chai tea kit that’ll give them their tea fix at home. This set of two teas includes a caffeinated and caffeine-free chai tea: Enough to make two gallons of it. Plus, the boxes are so beautiful, they’ll want to keep them out on the kitchen counter for all to see.
For that *special* someone in your life, they’ll be smitten with Maude’s Drop vibrator. This small-but-mighty massager sports three different vibration patterns that feel so good, solo or with a partner. Plus, its mini design make it a great travel companion for holidays spent away from home.
In this holiday-ready set, your lucky gift recipient can enjoy the classic aroma of Malin+Goetz’s Rum fragrance in two feel-good formats—a hand and body wash, and matching body lotion. Both are packed with purifying, nourishing ingredients that yield comfortably clean and soft skin.
Named after the vagus nerve that triggers your body’s relaxation response, Osea’s Vagus Nerve Pillow Spray is the extra step you didn’t know you needed in your bedtime routine. Thanks to the comforting blend of chamomile, lime, lavender, and rosemary essential oils, every spritz of the naturally scented mist is a treat—just spray it on your pillow and bed sheets before tucking in to help unwind and relieve stress.
It’s no secret that putting your thoughts down on paper has major mental health benefits. This five-minute mindfulness journal is the ultimate source of inspiration for anyone’s journaling practice. Each journal is packed with 262 pages full of optimistic daily prompts meant to instill gratitude and peace of mind.
From stress relief and muscle recovery to cognitive function and fatigue, magnesium is good for pretty much everything. Enter, Moon Juice’s magnesium supplement, which we think is the perfect evening beverage. It dissolves quickly, tastes like berries, and has a cool pink color—but most importantly, it actually works.
The CBD-infused bath and body oil is a saving grace for sore, aching muscles, whether you need recovery after going too hard in the gym, or you just slept funny. Formulated with avocado oil, grapeseed oil, sesame oil, and hemp-derived CBD, this supple oil locks in moisture and is the kind of gift that anyone would be glad to have in their medicine cabinet.
The benefits of dry brushing can’t be understated. It stimulates your lymphatic system, boosts collagen, improves circulation, and makes your skin really soft. This Skin Gym Dry Brush has an ergonomic shape perfect for brushing hard-to-reach areas, and it’s made with cactus sisal bristles that deliver powerful exfoliation. It makes a great last-minute gift even for someone who’s never done it before. Why? Once they experience the toning, skin rejuvenating effects, they’ll be hooked.
To keep hair healthy as you age, derms recommend investing in a scalp serum. This one by Nécessaire uses a clinically-proven peptide blend to help boost the thickness of your strands and support healthy hair growth, hyaluronic acid to hydrate the scalp, along with niacinamide and vitamin B3 to strengthen your scalp’s protective barrier. Plus, the watery, lightweight texture absorbs in seconds without leaving a greasy feeling behind.
Olaplex is one of those tried-and-true brands that consistently gets recommended by hair-care experts for restoring damaged hair. This trio set includes their bestselling No. 3 Hair Perfector, No. 4 Bond Maintenance Shampoo, and No.5 Bond Maintenance Conditioner. Suitable for all hair types, this set is perfect for anyone on your holiday shopping list, really.
This pretty wooden diffuser will delight (and instantly relax) anyone on your list. Its automatic shut-off and timer functions make it a safe and convenient way to enjoy the scent of their favorite essential oils at home. And its aesthetic woodgrain design doubles as home decor.
This cuddly blanket lives up to its name, delivering pure bliss the moment it’s snuggled under. The chenille-like fabric is so cozy and perfect for nights on the couch or afternoons reading in your favorite chair. And when it’s not being used, it doubles as home decor that instantly warms up any space. Available in three colors.
A weighted blanket—for your eyes?! Say no more. The NodPod Sleep Mask covers your eyes in plush cotton fleece to block out the light for undisturbed sleep, while the small weights inside help combat the pesky stress and anxiety that keep you up at night.
For a last-minute gift they’re guaranteed to use every day, this 4-piece oral care set by Ojook is a no-brainer. It includes the brand’s soft yet firm bristled toothbrush (that’s also compostable), a tube of remineralizing toothpaste, and a stone tray and toothbrush holder for stylish countertop storage. Made of anti-bacterial diatomite, the vanity tray and toothbrush holder are completely mold-resistant, which means they’ll keep their pristine look with minimal maintenance.
It may be too cold out to have a picnic, but come springtime, your giftee will be overjoyed to have this decorative, compact outdoor blanket on hand for park outings. Made with water-resistant polyester, this 5×5 blanket folds up into an easy-to-carry shoulder bag.
Available sizes: 5-11
When in doubt, slippers make a wonderful gift that anyone on your list will appreciate. These plush, fuzzy shearling slippers are a no-brainer, providing next-level softness and warmth while looking adorable to boot. The open heel makes them easy to slip on, and the sturdy rubber sole makes them functional in and outside of the house.
Hand creams are a winter essential, and this travel-friendly set includes three dreamy blends just begging to moisturize your mitts. Each set includes a bottle of lavender, almond, and shea butter hand cream—basically, everything they’ll need to combat flakiness from now until spring.
These Patchology Eye Gels are the ultimate pick-me-up. Infused with caffeine and hydrolyzed collagen, the cooling hydrogels de-puff, brighten, smooth, and hydrate the delicate skin under the eyes—without slipping and sliding down your face. *Adds to stocking.*
Holiday scents come and go, but the nostalgic fragrances of Bonita Fierce extend beyond the winter months. These Latinx-inspired candles are hand-poured in New York with coconut soy wax and carry 50-60 hours of burn time. Horchata, Abuela’s Bakery, and Lavender Fabulosa are just three of the fun, unique scents captured by the brand.
For the friend that won’t leave home without their water bottle, but always complains about having to carry it. This crossbody bag fits almost any bottle size, so they can wander and hydrate hands-free. Bonus: The pocket on the back can hold a phone, wallet, and more.
Available sizes: One size, fits women’s 5-10
UGG has made a name for itself as *the* cozy footwear authority, and these fuzzy socks are no exception. Made of a super-soft polyester and elastane mix, these luxurious socks come in four colors and stretch to fit a wide array of foot sizes.