Gift giving for that special guy can be a challenge. Best bet: think outside the box and into his space. Is he all about personal grooming, into outdoor activities or is he a techie at heart? Here are a few suggestions for all your guys.
The O2 Curve Respirator
O2 Industries has perfected the science behind protection, breathability and comfort with their premier product, the O2 Curve respirator. Its performance-oriented modular design optimizes protection and airflow, filtering out air particles at 0.1 microns and larger, while the medical-grade silicone provides exceptional fit and comfort.
Without compromising comfort or style the O2 provides exceptional protection from airborne particles like dust, mold, viruses, bacteria, and allergens, while medical grade silicone provides a weightless seal for unsurpassed comfort and a personal breathing space. You can also personalize your respirator with interchangeable shells that are available in black, blue, red and clear. Shop now: The O2 Curve Respirator.
FORM Smart Swim Goggles
The FORM Smart Swim Goggles are the only swim goggles with a smart display that delivers metrics like split times, distance, and more—intelligently, as you swim. Developed in collaboration with top competitive swimmers and coaches, the FORM Smart Swim Goggles are the missing piece in every swimmer’s swim bag.
The see-through smart display is built right into the goggles lens, delivering metrics without obstructing your vision. Featuring a hydrodynamic profile and high-grade materials, with seven included nose bridge sizes for a watertight seal and an optimal fit. Swimmers can analyze their metrics out of the pool, customize the smart display on their FORM Smart Swim Goggles, and connect with the FORM community. With a recent firmware update, the FORM Goggles can now be used in open water, unlocking even more possibilities for the swimmer on your list. Shop now: FORM Smart Swim Goggles.
Saje Ultrasonic Diffuser
Essential oils capture the healing power of nature, and help you feel better, naturally. The concentrated ‘life force’ of plants, essential oils have remarkable abilities to support our wellness and is known to help with sleep, stress, pain relief and more. The Saje Ultrasonic Diffuser purifies and humidifies while infusing your air with the healing power of plants. It releases negative ions to reduce dust, pet dander and other airborne allergens (like dust mite matter), while refreshing the air in your space using 100% natural essential oil blends, which gives your atmosphere the same refreshing feeling as standing near a waterfall.
Key Features: 100 ml water tank that diffuses approximately 400 sq ft. Mists for approximately 3 hours continuous | 6 hours intermittent (30 sec on/30 sec off). Clay-coloured polyresin cover and an optional LED light feature. Automatic shut-off and whisper-quiet operation. Of course, you’ll need the essential oils to use in your beautiful diffuser. This festive set brings holiday cheer into your home with welcoming notes of warm spice, woodsy evergreens, refreshing mint and uplifting citrus. The Good Cheer Festive Diffuser Blend Collection includes Deep Forest, Tree Scents, All The Feels, Peppermint Twist, and Festive Friday (all 5 ml each). Shop now: Saje.com.
The INKEY List
Founded in 2018, The INKEY List was born from a belief that better knowledge powers better decisions. That’s why they’re committed to guiding, empowering and delivering knowledge via their askINKEY platforms, where you can ask questions how you want, when you want and learn more about your skin so you can get the results you want.
Their packaging is currently 91% recyclable and they are committed to being 100% recyclable by the end of 2020. In addition they are working to move their packaging to PCR (post-consumer resin) plastic, which is made using recycled PET, where possible. All products are Cruelty Free. Shop now: The INKEY List.
BlanQuil Quilted Weighted Blanket
BlanQuil’s Weighted Blankets are intelligently designed to utilize the power of deep pressure stimulation. This well-regarded therapeutic method applies pressure or firm touch to the body to reduce cortisol, and increase serotonin and melatonin – it’s the blanket that hugs you back!
Key Features: The deluxe ultra-soft micro plush cover is removable, machine washable and dryer friendly. 77 independent baffles keep the eco-friendly glass beads distributed evenly across your body. It is well tailored and can be used without the cover in warmer months. High-strength, reinforced ties are found inside the duvet system creating 8 connection points to reduce shifting. Deep Pressure Stimulation: Engineered to be 8%-15% of your body weight so that you feel hugged by your blanket. Deeper Sleep: Maximizes relaxation and minimizes body movement. Enabling a deeper REM cycle. Reduced Stress + Anxiety: Studies have shown weighted blankets increase serotonin and melatonin levels. It Feels Wonderful: The combination of ultra-soft microfiber and weight, makes this the most comfortable blanket you’ve ever experienced. Shop now: Sleep Country
Vivabox Fragrance Sampler Box Mini HIM
Let him sample seven sensational fragrances then select the scent he likes best. He’ll then submit his scent certificate to Shoppers Drug Mart for a full-size bottle of his favourite one. The box includes deluxe samples of Salvatore Ferragamo Ferragamo EDT, Versace Eros EDT, Bvlgari Man Glacial Essence EDP, Yves Saint Laurent Y EDP, Giorgio Armani Acqua Di Gio Profondo EDP, Jean Paul Gaultier Le Male EDP, Burberry Mr. Burberry Indigo EDT. Shop now: Vivabox Fragrance Sampler Box Mini.
No matter where adventure takes you, take the GoPro HERO7 Silver. This little camera offers 4K video and WDR photo, has an easy-to-use touchscreen, and responds to voice commands. Rugged and waterproof, it’s also equipped with GPS so you can track your distance, height, and speed. And for easy sharing, images and videos go directly to the GoPro app. Shop now: GoPro HERO7.
Aesop Rōzu Eau de Parfum
Inspired by the life, work and enthusiasms of the modernist designer Charlotte Perriand, and formulated in homage to the Japanese garden rose that was created in her name. Rōzu articulates the entire lifecycle of the Rose—from the earth in which it is planted to full scent and bloom and finally, delicate fading petals. A fragrance of tender intensity—unmistakably Rose, yet nuanced and expansive, with vibrant shiso accords, woods and spice, earth and light smoke. Shop now: Rōzu Eau de Parfum.
Thermacell Patio Shield and Patio Shield Lantern
You may not be worried about pesky mosquitoes right now, but before you know it you’ll be wishing you had the Thermacell Patio Shield Mosquito Repeller and the Patio Shield Lantern on hand. The Patio Shield’s powerful technology uses heat to disperse a highly effective repellent, creating a 15ft zone of protection for you and others nearby. You can say goodbye to messy sprays, smelly candles, and dangerous open flames. It’s stylish, convenient, portable and DEET-free! 100% satisfaction guaranteed. Shop now: Thermacell
Dippity-do MEN is a throwback to the days of the local barbershop. Salon inspired formulas are packed with style worthy ingredients to keep your hair in peak performance. Dippity-do MEN’s NEW Hemp Hair & Scalp Series is enriched with a blend of natural extracts and oils to soothe the scalp and strengthen hair. Shea Butter, Argan and Olive Oils nourish and condition hair while peppermint soothes the scalp and Aloe Leaf Juice protects. The common ingredient across the line, Hemp Seed Oil is packed with Omega 3-6-9 Fatty Acids to promote healthy and thick hair while anti-oxidant rich Vitamin E and Amino Acids add moisture and shine. The collection is perfect for men looking for natural inspired products to help improve the look and manageability of their hair. Shop now: Dippity-do MEN.
Starbucks Coffee, Cards and Ceramic Mugs
Create a café vibe at home and enjoy your coffee, your way. Starbucks Christmas or Holiday Blend, combined with a festive Starbucks tumbler, mug or cold cup is the perfect gift for even the most difficult person to buy for. We love ceramic mugs because they keep your coffee or tea hotter for longer, so you can relax and slowly savour every drop. And of course, we love that they’re obviously reusable and not to mention these are so, so cute! You can always browse select merchandise on the Starbucks app or grab a gift to go at Starbucks cafés. You can also be a Messenger of Merry and spread holiday cheer with an e-gift card via the Starbucks® app or Starbucks.ca/gift. And of course, you can treat a loved one to a surprise Peppermint Mocha with a Starbucks® delivery on Uber Eats to let them know you’re thinking of them. Shop now: Starbucks Ceramic Mugs
CW Beggs and Sons
Winter doesn’t have to mean tight, dry skin. This year, introduce him to CW Beggs and Sons’ moisturizing essentials to keep his skin hydrated and comfortable during the cold season. These essentials respond to all of his skin’s moisturizing needs, from the body to the face and lips. This CW Beggs and Sons Mini Collection Moisturizing Set includes: Energy+ Moisturizer 30 mL, Ultra Moisturizer Hand and Body 50 mL, and Moisturizing Lip Balm 4g. Shop now: CW Beggs and Sons.