2020 Ethical Holiday Gift Guide | Self Care

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I hope everyone here had a lovely Thanksgiving meal yesterday or whenever you ate and whatever you ate! Personally, I prefer a brisket and tamales over a Turkey. Anyways, back to gift guides. Everyone on your list could use a little self care this holiday season, get something for yourself, for your spouse, your best friend, and your co-worker off this list. Wrap it up with a candle, and a cozy scarf perfect for making it through the remainder of 2020.

These brands are in no particular order, if you are looking for something not on the list be sure to comment below and I’ll do my best to send you an ethical option!

Gifts for Self Care

Plaine Products

Plastic Free Shampoo, Conditioner, Body & Hand Washes

Made in the USA, Vegan, plastic free products for your shower. You can set up subscription to get refills as often as you need it and send back the empty bottles so they can be reused. Waste not want not! Pieces Featured: Zero Waste Starter Kit

Receptra Naturals


You care for everyone else, we take care of you is Receptra Naturals motto for you. Receptra Naturals CBD oil helps you care for your mental and physical health. Colorado grown Hemp on family owned farm that is thrid party verified so you can feel good about these products and care yourself well!

Zambeezi Organics

Organic & Fair Trade Lip Balm & Soap bars

Zambeezi lip balms are my absolute favorite and I always have one or two lip balms on me at any time. These lip balms and soap bars are made with organic ingredients and are certified fair trade. If you are looking for stocking stuffers, Zambeezi’s are the way to go!

Net Zero

Sustainably made & Eco-Friendly Body Care

These eco-friendly bathroom pieces, make your sustainability journey easier! I don’t know about you but socks & toothbrushes were staples for our stocking on Christmas morning, get a set of these bamboo toothbrushes for everyone on your shopping list! My husband has one of these safety razors and while it isn’t getting a lot of use by him during the pandemic, I enjoy using it on my legs in the bath. with a bamboo handle and a lovely metal head means we can share this razor for years to come! Pieces featured: Bamboo Toothbrush, Natural Konjac Sponge, Safety Razor, Reusable Bamboo Cotton Rounds


Body Wash, Lotion, Shampoo & Conditioner, & Woven Baskets

a•laf•fi•a \ ah-la-fee-uh \ noun. A common greeting or valediction originating from central Togo, Benin, and Nigeria. Alaffia means a state of peace, health, and well-being. Alaffia’s goal is to reinvest a portion of product sales into our Empowerment Projects in West Africa. Your purchase helps improve living conditions and supports an end to poverty. All their products are made in Olymia, WA and are non-GMO and contain fair-trade ingredients like Shea Butter & Coconut Oil. Pieces Featured: Handwoven Baskets, Coconut Deodorant, Soap Bars, Kids Bubble Bath & Kids Shampoo Body Wash.

Twinkle Apothecary

Handcrafted, Vegan, Cruelty-Free, & Low Waste – Body care, Skin Care, Hair, Perfume, Accessories

Twinkle Apothecary is a fun vegan friendly small shop based in Oklahoma City, owned and run by its proprietor Stefanie and everything on her site & in her store is made by Stefanie. Just call it the Stefanie store. Anyways, get everything for caring for your body at Twinkle Apothecary from perfumes made with real non-toxic ingredients, vegan deodorant, to makeup, and face masks for refreshing your skin and helping you unwind from a long week which I recommend as the ultimate stocking stuffer! Pieces featured: Gemstone Hair Comb, Blissed Perfume, Vegan Deodorant, Eye Tint, Face Masks.

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