Beauty gifts for good looks and relaxation for men and women.

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Whiskey Ink & Lace The Lumberjack Matte Pomade

This new pomade from Seattle’s Whiskey Ink & Lace holds hair with organic, vegan ingredients and a subtle, manly scent. Castor oil and detoxifying clays soften the hair for healthy benefits whether the hair is styled or not. $15 at

ghd Copper Luxe Gift Set

This limited-edition flat iron isn’t just a pretty face — it also has advanced heat controls and contoured ceramic plates for easy styling that is more gentle on hair. The set also includes a heat-resistant bag. $199 at

Juniper Ridge Cascade Forest Backcountry Body Wash

Transport your favorite outdoors lover to the deep woods with this concentrated castile soap made from essential oils extracted from wildflowers, plants, bark, moss, mushrooms and tree trimmings harvested on the trail. The 100-percent-natural fragrance is blended with organic coconut, olive and jojoba oils. $15 at Moorea Seal (Belltown)

Butter London CHEERfull Petite Lacquer Collection

Give holiday cheer in the form of six mini nail colors from Seattle firm Butter London. The fashionable lineup includes shades such as Figgy Pudding (a cranberry shimmer) and Wine Gums (a blackberry cream). The set can also be split in two, so you can gift it to two people (or keep one for yourself). $25 at Nordstrom and

Rake Made All Natural Hair and Beard Oil

Make not shaving easy with this simple, all-natural hair and beard care “for guys who don’t like the phrase ‘hair and beard care.’ ” The lightweight, leave-in oil, made in Seattle, nourishes and softens hair with vitamins and antioxidants, leaving behind an invigorating lemongrass and peppermint scent. $19.50 for 1.8 ounces at

Metamorphic Quartz Dopp Kit

Set sail with this bright dopp kit made of more than 95 percent upcycled materials, including a waterproof tarp body and racing sail loops at each end. Made in Seattle, the kit fits full-sized shampoo bottles, and comes in an array of bold color combos with contrast zippers. One percent from every sale helps support clean oceans. $35 at Venue (Ballard) and

Butter London CHEERfull Petite Lacquer Collection; Herbivore Calm Bath Salts; Caphiera Bay Rum Shaving Soap; French Girl Organics Lumiere Moonlight Body Oil
Butter London CHEERfull Petite Lacquer Collection; Herbivore Calm Bath Salts; Caphiera Bay Rum Shaving Soap; French Girl Organics Lumiere Moonlight Body Oil

Herbivore Calm Bath Salts 

Provide an oasis of calm during the busy holiday season with this soothing blend of Dead Sea bath salts, pink Himalayan salt crystals, ylang ylang and vanilla oils that relaxes the mind and softens the skin. Made in small batches in Seattle with organic, food-grade ingredients. $18 Click! Design That Fits (West Seattle) and

Kiehl’s Grapefruit Creme De Corps Whipped Body Butter

Treat the hostess to this divine-smelling, super-rich body lotion that comes wrapped in gorgeous art-deco packaging. And feel extra good knowing 100 percent of net profits from the product benefit Feeding America, which funds food banks. $38 at Kiehl’s stores

French Girl Organics Lumiere Moonlight Body Oil

Help her shine with this shimmering body oil, made in Seattle and inspired by France. A touch of mineral oxides and pigments lends a pearlescent glow, while certified organic sunflower oil, jasmine extract, and argan and coconut oils hydrate the skin. $45 for 2 ounces at

Black Hatchet Activated Charcoal Soap 

This soap is all-natural and enriched with organic bamboo charcoal to detoxify the skin. Rich lather deep cleans, and pure essential oils moisturize and impart a warm scent. Each bar is hand-poured and hand-cut. Available in scents such as Bear Whisperer (rosemary/eucalyptus), Hunter (sage/pine) and Grit (tea tree/patchouli). $8 at Lucca Great Finds (Ballard) and

Sangre de Fruta Vintage Beauty Collection 

Give her the royal treatment with this gorgeous collection, which includes Neroli Forever Botanical Tonic for face, body and linens; Jasmin du Nuit Botanical Body Serum; and Rose No. 1 Botanical Body Cream. All are made in Vancouver from locally sourced, organic, plant-based ingredients. $86 at

MAC Nutcracker Sweet Nude Mineralize Kit

Enhance her glow with this sweet set that is definitely on point. It includes a Mineralize Skinfinish compact for naturally pretty highlights, as well as two shimmery lip colors tucked into a fuchsia and burgundy makeup bag. $49.50 at Nordstrom

Elizabeth & James Nirvana Bourbon

This new version of the cult-favorite fragrance might be the best yet, with a sultry blend of vanilla, bourbon, oak and tuberose. $85 for 1.7 ounces at Sephora

B. Fullers Mortar & Pestle Lady Gray Bath Tea
B. Fullers Mortar & Pestle Lady Gray Bath Tea

B. Fullers Mortar & Pestle Lady Gray Bath Tea

Your bath lover can steep in this aromatic bath tea from an artisanal apothecary in Fremont. Epsom mineral salts and grey Celtic salts are blended with a bouquet of organic botanicals and essential oils and packaged in an easy-to-use muslin bag for bath-time relaxation. $8 for a 4-ounce packet at Jax Joon (Ballard) and

Caphiera Bay Rum Shaving Soap

Pamper him with old-school shave soap made in Seattle with moisturizing shea butter, silk and Kaolin Clay, for a rich lather and smooth, close shave. The masculine bay rum fragrance will have him feeling — and smelling — dapper. $8 for 2.5 ounces at

PepperPot Handmade Lip Gloss Gift Set

Introduce your favorite glamour puss to the latest indie lip gloss, handmade in Tacoma. The set includes mini samples of PepperPot’s six most popular colors. All glosses are mixed with jojoba oil to moisturize lips. $20 at


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