The most wonderful time of the year is just around the corner, and you know what that means, besties!
It’s time to kick off your annual Christmas gift-hunting spree and score the best presents to pamper loved ones, especially for the men in your life.
Pondering about what will be a good gift for him may be tricky, but we’ve curated a list of gift ideas that can help, from skincare and grooming to gift sets and services.
If you need more Christmas gift ideas for all your beloved friends and family, check out these articles:
- 18 Beauty Christmas Gifts For The Most Important People In Your Life
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- 20 Christmas Beauty Gifts Under S$35 That Won’t Break The Bank
- 19 New Beauty Launches Dropping In December, From Make Up For Ever, Gucci, Maison Margiela, And More!
Read on and happy shopping (we hope this helps)!
Christmas Gift Ideas for the Men in Your Life: Skincare and Grooming
Kiehl’s Facial Fuel Energizing Tonic for Men
Made for men’s skin, this invigorating skin toner is infused with caffeine and bamboo extract to balance and refresh the skin.
The bamboo extract, which has been used as a component of Eastern medicine for thousands of years, is known to help rejuvenate dull, tired skin. Meanwhile, caffeine, known for its stimulating properties, helps energise and reduce dullness.
There is also a form of vitamin C that is renewable and known to help boost radiance and smooth skin texture.
Perfect for use after shaving, this soothing toner is an easy and fuss-free way to keep the skin comfortable and hydrated while reducing signs of fatigue.
Kiehl’s Facial Fuel Energizing Tonic for Men retails for S$50 at their official online store and Kiehl’s outlets.
Evolve Organic Beauty Blue Velvet Ceramide Serum
A godsend for those with sensitive and dry skin, this organic ceramide serum is designed to nourish and repair the barrier layer of dry and sensitive skin to relax and calm down.
The Blue Velvet Ceramide Serum contains skin barrier-strengthening ceramides alongside plant-based squalane oil to naturally hydrate and boost the skin’s glow.
There’s also camellia oil and blue tansy to restore and nourish the skin, bringing relief and calm for any redness or inflammation.
Evolve Organic Beauty Blue Velvet Ceramide Serum retails for S$68 at Tangs.com.
Ubersuave Debonair Regimens Face Cleanser
Formulated for blemish-prone skin and made for men’s skin, this daily face cleanser is amazing at deep cleansing and combatting acne.
It contains salicylic acid to help reduce acne by exfoliating the skin and keeping the pores clear. There is also charcoal for a great skin detox, deep pore cleansing, and removal of grime and dead skin cells.
Plus, there’s also sweet almond oil to repair damaged skin, fade acne scars, and reverse sun damage.
Ubersuave Debonair Regimens Face Cleanser (250ml) retails for S$35 at sgpomades.com.
FOREO LUNA™ 3 Men Smart Facial Cleansing Massage Brush
This facial cleansing brush and massager is designed to promote a flawless jawline, a stronger chin, and a radiant complexion.
In just one minute, this brush can effectively eliminate trapped oil, dirt, and dead skin cells while preventing razor burns and eliminating the need for aftershave.
After cleaning and conditioning both the skin and beard, the targeted firming facial massage feature can help to reduce the appearance of fine lines and leave the skin toned and energised.
It’s also tailored for the busy man’s lifestyle since there are 650 uses per USB charge. Plus, it comes with a 2-year limited warranty too!
FOREO LUNA™ 3 Men Smart Facial Cleansing Massage Brush retails for S$305.15 instead of S$359 at Sephora.
Barber Pro Face Putty Peel Off Mask Tube
Barber Pro, a British skincare brand, offers a range of award-winning face masks for men to cleanse and revitalise their skin.
One of their highly raved products is the Face Putty Peel-Off Mask which offers a comprehensive solution for achieving cleansed and healthy skin. Serving as an all-in-one treatment, it detoxifies, replenishes, and rebalances the skin.
It’s specifically designed to target acne and blackheads by deeply cleansing the pores, removing the skin of any impurities and dead skin cells, and rebalancing oily areas.
Plus, this mask contributes to enhancing skin health by providing increased hydration, repairing damage, and offering long-term anti-ageing benefits.
Barber Pro Face Putty Peel Off Mask Tube (40ml) retails for S$20.99 at ASOS.
Boundary The Clay Hybrid
This hair wax, from new-generation and made-in-Singapore grooming brand Boundary, was custom-created for the tropics and designed to withstand humidity.
It has a proprietary blend of polymers to provide high hold and a matte look without being a pain to apply or wash off.
Plus, there are also organic and natural active ingredients included to keep the hair moisturised and nourished, whilst protecting it from oxidative damage and premature hair loss!
BaByliss For Men Super -X Metal Series 15 in 1 Magnetic Trimmer
This trimmer promises the ultimate home hair-cutting experience, perfect for those with beards or who prefer to achieve clean-shaven looks at home.
This cordless hair clipper boasts a durable metal handle for increased longevity and features precision-engineered Japanese steel blades that smoothly and accurately trim through various hair types, including long or coarse hair.
With a lithium-ion battery, it provides over three hours of cordless run time and its digital display indicates charging progress and remaining battery time!
BaByliss For Men Super -X Metal Series 15 in 1 Magnetic Trimmer retails for S$138.50 instead of S$206.50 at LOOKFANTASTIC.
D.R. Harris Windsor Shaving Soap in Mahogany Bowl
The Windsor Shaving Mahogany Bowl offers a traditional and luxurious shaving experience with a triple-milled, solid white shaving soap of the finest quality that gives a rich and creamy lather.
Fragranced with Windsor, it features a fresh and complex scent with initial notes of citrus and grapefruit, followed by tones of black pepper and vetyver.
As a bonus, this soap is also highly economical since it lasts for several months!
MÜHLE Beard Oil
MÜHLE introduces its first BEARDCARE series, emphasising a commitment to naturalness.
Presented in elegant glass containers, which will enhance the aesthetic appeal of your bathroom, the series features a blend of fine fragrances like bergamot and cedarwood.
This beard oil contains a blend of nourishing oils like almond, coconut, avocado, grape seed, jojoba, and argan. Altogether, they will nurture his beard hair, give it a silky sheen, and make beard care a delight!
Christmas Gift Ideas for the Men in Your Life: Fragrances and Others
Loewe 001 Man Eau de Toilette
Notable for its freshness and energy, this woody and spicy fragrance is characterised by the elegance of lavender and the strength of musk.
There are also notes of lime, complemented by the softness of orange flower, the sparkling character of red pepper, and the exoticism of Ceylon cinnamon.
Maison Margiela Fragrances ‘Replica’ Holidays Silver & Gold Limited Edition
If he’s into the gold and silver aesthetic, maybe Maison Margiela’s dazzling limited-edition collection will transform his space into a silver and gold haven and add a touch of sparkle to his year-end festivities.
Inspired by the renowned “broken mirror” signature of the French luxury fashion house, the silver and gold editions echo the mesmerising mirroring effect to embody the creative spirit and tribute to the aesthetic.
Choose from the two iconic ‘Replica’ fragrances (S$210 each) and their matching candles (S$115 each). The gold edition of ‘By the Fireplace’ captures the warm essence of roasted chestnuts, perfect for a cosy winter evening.
Meanwhile, the silver edition of ‘Lazy Sunday Morning’ infuses the iconic scent of clean bed sheets on a chilly winter morning, featuring notes of lily, patchouli, and creamy musk.
You can also personalise every 100ml perfume purchase by adding intricate details to the cotton bottle label and include a personal photo as a polaroid.
Maison Margiela Fragrances ‘Replica’ Holidays Silver & Gold Limited Edition is priced from S$47 to S$280 at Maison Margiela stores in VivoCity, Ngee Ann City, and Jewel Changi Airport. There are also candle accessories available, like a candle holder, a ceramic pillow, a home scent holder, and more.
Kenzo Homme Eau De Toilette Intense Kokeshi Collector Set (Holiday Limited Edition)
Kenzo pays homage to its Japanese roots with a celebration of the Kokeshi doll, a 200-year-old traditional art form.
The doll, adorned in a captivating kimono, serves as a sustainable container for the Kenzo Homme eau de toilette intense fragrance. Crafted by perfumer Quentin Bisch, the scent is inspired by bamboo’s intensity and the tranquillity of a sea breeze.
The fragrance unfolds with marine and pink peppercorn notes, giving way to an addictive blend of fig wood and sandalwood, reminiscent of sun-warmed salty skin.
If he’s all about sustainability, this will be perfect since he can also repurpose the doll as decor, a tea box, or more.
Kenzo Homme Eau De Toilette Intense Kokeshi Collector Set (110ml) retails for S$166 at Sephora.
CDG 2 Eau de Parfum Natural Spray
As part of the Comme des Garçons collection, this unisex perfume translates into beautiful contrasts of “deep yet light” and “spicy yet clean”.
The fragrance plays with opposing elements that complement incredibly well — reflection and opacity; mirrors and brilliance; light and shadow; and earth and the energy of the sun.
This insightful scent has notes of magnolia paired with new aldehydes and oriental accords of patchouli and vetiver.
CDG 2 Eau de Parfum Natural Spray (100ml) retails for S$150 at Dover Street Market Singapore.
Tom Ford Beauty Oud Wood Eau De Parfum Duo (Holiday Limited Edition)
This fragrance duo features oud wood, a contemporary masterpiece known for its captivating woody amber fragrance.
The oud wood, a precious and expensive ingredient, is combined with exotic rosewood, cardamom, and a smoky blend of sandalwood and vetiver. It is then further enriched with the warmth and sensuality of tonka bean and amber.
He’ll be embraced with an alluring scent that includes rare oud notes, sandalwood, and Chinese pepper from the Oud Wood Eau de Parfum (50ml) and a convenient Oud Wood Eau de Parfum Travel Spray (10ml).
Tom Ford Beauty Oud Wood Eau De Parfum Duo (Holiday Limited Edition) retails for S$450 at Sephora.
Empath Cocoa Shake
Empath, Naomi Neo’s new wellness brand, has unveiled a meal-replacement cocoa shake that is a meticulously crafted blend of naturally rich cocoa and patented soy protein from Solae LLC.
It’s designed to offer a superior nutritional experience by satisfying sweet cravings while prioritising health. The shake is also filled with controlled calories, hunger-curbing ingredients, and essential vitamins and minerals, serving 15g of protein in each sachet.
This one will be great for gym junkies and busy guys with jam-packed schedules!
Empath Cocoa Shake (15 sachets per box, 28g each) retails for S$75 at their official online store.
For Youth The Base NMN
Great for those who are health conscious and all about wellness, this anti-ageing supplement is backed by research from reputable scientists like Prof. David Sinclair of Harvard Medical School.
It focuses on the nine hallmarks of ageing to provide a range of benefits such as renewed energy, improved skin health, a sharper mind, and more.
Designed for both men and women, the product is scientifically formulated for a healthy lifestyle. The NMN supplement, a vitamin B3 derivative, enhances NAD+ levels in cells to support longevity and overall health.
The capsules that are 99% pure NMN aid in DNA and cell damage repair, contribute to longevity and cell rejuvenation, protect the body from oxidative stress, and promote a youthful complexion.
For Youth The Base NMN (30 capsules) retails for S$59 at their official online store.
Gift Sets and Advent Calendars Galore for the Men in Your Life
The Ordinary The Clear Set
Does he require a simple but targeted skincare regimen? The Ordinary’s The Clear Set is a great starter kit for him!
- Glucoside Foaming Cleanser (50ml): The gel-like foaming cleanser effectively helps to remove dirt and environmental impurities, working to improve the look of skin clarity, texture, radiance, and suppleness over time. Plus, it’s made to respect even the most delicate of skins (even babies’)!
- Salicylic Acid 2% Solution (30ml): Formulated for blemish-prone skin, this water-based serum targets irregularities while removing dead skin cells that can cause clogged pores. It also exfoliates to reduce congestion and lend you brighter, clearer-looking skin.
- Natural Moisturizing Factors + Beta Glucan (30ml): This lightweight gel moisturiser is crafted to give all-day hydration after just one application. It features ceramides and beta glucan to help strengthen the skin barrier.
The Ordinary The Clear Set retails for S$32 at Sephora.
INNISFREE Explore The Green Tea Rainforest Set (Holiday Limited Edition)
Who says men can’t have glowing skin too? INNISFREE has a plethora of amazing holiday sets, including the Explore The Green Tea Rainforest Set which features revitalising and skin-quenching products — perfect antidotes to dehydrated skin.
The best-selling Green Tea Seed Hyaluronic Serum (80ml) delivers 224% stronger hydration power and has an enhanced formulation that features the synergy of nano-capsulised hyaluronic acid and Beauty Green Tea™.
This skin-boosting set also includes two travel-sized products, the Green Tea Hyaluronic Skin (25ml) and Green Tea Seed Hyaluronic Cream (20ml), plus a full-sized refill pack of the Green Tea Seed Hyaluronic Serum.
L’OCCITANE Home Fragrance Set
L’OCCITANE prides themselves on gifts that transcend mere presents and are opportunities for joyful experiences.
This Home Fragrance Set includes a Cocon De Sérénité – Relaxing Pillow Mist (100ml) and a Cocon De Sérénité – Relaxing Candle (140g).
The pillow mist features a 100% natural scent that can be sprayed in the bedroom and on pillows to create a calming atmosphere that promotes a sense of relaxation and well-being. Pair that with the 100% vegetal wax candle to bring the Provencal art de vivre (the art of living beautifully) to homes and souls.
Both scents start with top notes of petitgrain, lead to a heart note of orange, and end with a base note of rose. It also comes with a unique and intricate Holiday 2023 Medium Box Blue!
L’OCCITANE Home Fragrance Set retails for S$83 at their official online store. There is also an extensive range of holiday gifts available online and at L’OCCITANE boutiques nationwide, from sustainable surprises to luxurious self-care treats.
Neal’s Yard Remedies Bee Lovely Nourishing Trio 2023
Does he suffer from dehydrated skin, hands, and lips? This nourishing and bee-utiful trio that features organic beeswax might just do the trick for silky-smooth skin and velvety soft lips.
- Bee Lovely Hand Cream 30ml: A hand cream that is naturally moisturising for beautifully scented, soft hands.
- Bee Lovely Body Lotion 50ml: Made with moisturising organic honey and uplifting, energising orange essential oil, this lotion conditions the skin and lifts the spirits at the same time.
- Bee Lovely Beautiful Lips 15g: A nourishing balm for soft lips, scented with uplifting organic orange essential oil.
As a bonus, you’ll also be helping to save the bees since 3% of sales from the Bee Lovely range goes to charities that help protect bees.
ClarinsMen Hydrating Expert Skincare
Clarins has a set of essentials for gentlemen to achieve soft skin.
- ClarinsMen Super Moisture Balm (50ml): A moisturising cream for men that’s incredibly comfortable, invisible and non-greasy. It hydrates deep down even in extreme conditions, and strengthens the skin.
- ClarinsMen Active Face Wash (125ml): This mild facial cleanser has a purifying extract of grindelia and checkerberry to gently remove the skin of impurities and all traces of pollution. It also works as a detox and deep cleanse for the skin while combatting the drying effects of hard water.
- ClarinsMen Shampoo & Shower (30ml): An invigorating 2-in-1 wash that’s gentle enough to use every morning and evening for all hair and skin types. It tones the skin with energising bison grass and Chinese galanga and conditions the hair with provitamin B5 to leave it shiny and manageable.
- ClarinsMen After-Shave Oil (3ml Mini): This after-shave oil comes in handy when a razor burn happens to soothe the skin.
ClarinsMen Hydrating Expert Skincare retails for S$110 at their official online store.
Gucci Men’s 3Pc. Guilty Pour Homme Eau De Toilette Festive Gift Set (Holiday Limited Edition)
Celebrate the festive season with the Gucci Guilty gift set for men, featuring an aromatic fougère fragrance.
This gift set extends an invitation to explore, create, and connect with one’s true self, embodying self-acceptance, friendship, and love.
Housed in a sleek black bottle with a transparent upper half contrasts, the Gucci Guilty Pour Homme Eau de Toilette (90ml) starts with pink pepper and Italian lemon, blending non-conventional notes like orange blossom, neroli, and French lavender. The fragrance then evolves with an alluring aroma of leather, patchouli, woodiness, and incense-like qualities.
There is also a Deodorant Stick (75ml) for long-lasting odour and wetness protection and the Gucci Guilty Pour Homme Shower Gel (50ml) to soften and refresh the skin.
Gucci Men’s 3Pc. Guilty Pour Homme Eau De Toilette Festive Gift Set retails for S$195 at Sephora.
Carolina Herrera Bad Boy Cobalt Holiday Set
For something a bit more electrifying, go for Carolina Herrera’s Bad Boy Cobalt Holiday Set.
BAD BOY Cobalt Électrique puts a bold new spin on the duality of modern masculinity, celebrating the bond of brotherhood that’s inspired by the strength of cobalt.
This three-piece gift set consists of a BAD BOY Le Parfum Eau de Parfum (100ml), a Mega Spritzer (10ml), and a Shower Gel (100ml) that will leave the skin soft, refreshed, and delicately refreshed.
As for the fragrance, expect a fresh and aromatic opening of pink pepper top notes enhanced by a floral yet masculine geranium heart. There are also mineral accents of the truffle accord base that is livened by smoky oakwood and infused with ethically sourced vetiver and sexy cedarwood.
Carolina Herrera Bad Boy Cobalt Holiday Set retails for S$141.95 instead of S$167 at Zalora.
L’Artisan Parfumeur Advent Calendar
If he’s a fan of delicious scents and an adventurous man, this L’Artisan Parfumeur advent calendar will be a sure delight!
Illuminate his festive spirit with 24 scented treasures, ranging from travel-sized classics to innovative creations and a full-size best-selling fragrance.
Housed in a box with the enchanting Winter Herbarium theme of the year, this Advent Calendar reveals a new delight each day, guiding you to discover your signature scent for the season.
It’s the perfect preparation for creating unforgettable memories during the holiday celebrations!
L’Artisan Parfumeur Advent Calendar retails for S$690 exclusively at the L’Artisan Parfumeur Takashimaya S.C Boutique.
Penhaligon’s The Toy Chest Advent Calendar
Here’s another invigorating fragrance advent calendar for him to indulge in and immerse headfirst into a realm of fragrant whimsy!
Penhaligon’s The Toy Chest Advent Calendar will bring out his inner child and let him embark on a vibrant journey infused with youthful energy and a touch of imagination.
Experience the thrill of twenty-four scented surprises that come alive, this gift will offer a delightful dose of olfactory nostalgia.
Penhaligon’s The Toy Chest Advent Calendar retails for S$770 exclusively at Penhaligon’s boutiques island-wide.
Bonus: Best Beauty Service Gifts for the Men in Your Life
Who said gifts can’t be in the form of an experience instead? Here are some of the services he can enjoy from our Salon Finder, most at discounted prices.
GC Hairdressing Hair Perm for Men
If he’s riding the Hallyu wave and needs a new oppa-esque hairdo, GC Hairdressing can whip that up for him on a self-care and hair care day in the salon!
This perm can also grant him a laid-back yet stylish look and is well-suited for individuals desiring a low-maintenance hairstyle.
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He’ll also have the benefit of consulting the skilled stylists at GC Hairdressing for expert advice on selecting the perfect type of perm and style to complement his facial features.
BioRevive HairGro 2 hrs Hair Loss Treatment
Has he been grappling with hair loss? Well, Biorevive HairGro offers a unique blend of over 20 ayurvedic herbs and Bio-Botanical nutrients to repair scalp damage effectively.
This combination not only unclogs hair follicles and prevents sebum formation but also strengthens hair roots from deep within. With customised herbal treatments, combined with scientifically proven hair growth technology, this treatment will be able to address hair fall, thinning, and even alopecia by reactivating the hair follicles.
The comprehensive treatment includes scalp cleansing and repair, anti-dandruff treatment, Bio Light for scalp rejuvenation, and herbal scalp treatment for hair growth and alopecia.
Get the BioRevive HairGro 2 hrs Hair Loss Treatment for only S$59 instead of S$108 here.
Elements Wellness Therapeutic Body Massage
Who doesn’t love a good massage? This will be a treat for those who are always out and about or have developed knots from a hectic or stressful life.
Elements Wellness’ seasoned massage therapists intuitively target areas of need for a soothing massage that will alleviate stress, alleviate pain, enhance mood, and induce relaxation.
This massage is also particularly advantageous for elevating oxygen levels in the blood, reducing muscle toxins, and enhancing circulation and flexibility.
Get the Elements Wellness Therapeutic Body Massage for only S$59 instead of S$128.40 here.