Holiday Hack: These Cute Gift Bundles Will Save You From Those “Oops, I Forgot to Get Them Something” Moments


No matter how well-prepared you are for Christmas, the exhilarating holiday rush can still lead you to forget gifts for *some* people on your list. But don’t fret yet if you only realized this unfortunate slip-up just a few days away from your office party or family gathering! These last-minute instances are where gift bundles specially curated for the holiday season become the ultimate life savers. 

Besides saving you from the hassle of pairing products that fit your giftee’s lifestyle or personality, Christmas gift bundles also often combine practical finds like beauty and wellness items. Check out these cute holiday gift bundles that the people in your life will surely appreciate for Christmas.

For your busy co-workers

Messy Bessy’s Little Warrior Sanitizers

Do your co-workers commute every day? Or do your jobs require everyone to always be on the move? They’d appreciate nifty gifts like a sanitizer and hand cream that can easily fit in their bag, just like Messy Bessy’s Little Warrior Sanitizer Chamomille and Hand Cream Kiwi—which are both available in 50mL bottles. 

Aside from its soothing scent for uplifting your co-workers’ moods during stressful days, the Little Warrior Sanitizer Chamomile also helps them stay clean and healthy by effectively removing microbes and pathogens from their hands or any surface. Meanwhile, the Hand Cream Kiwi is an all-natural and non-toxic skincare product that helps nourish and soften the skin. It can also be a body lotion, and it’s a handy item to have in your bag when traveling to cold places because it can keep the skin moisturized and nourished despite the chilly temperatures.

Get Messy Bessy’s Little Warrior Sanitizer Chamomille 50ml & Hand Cream Kiwi 50g in a money-saving Christmas Gift: Hand Care Duo bundle. Score it now for only P199, which is 19% off its original price of P245.

For your distant tita

Body Treats Wild Orchid Hand Soap

Whether the distant “tita” in this situation is an actual relative or one of your mom’s friends, it would still be nice to get them a Christmas gift that’s useful for their daily lives. The Body Treats Wild Orchid Hand Soap is a rich anti-bacterial liquid soap perfect for regular hand washing. Aside from helping your tita stay fresh and clean, this hand soap is also essential toiletry to have at home. It is also formulated with tea tree oil and citric acid to keep hands soft, smooth, and moisturized while actively giving protection against bacteria for a longer time. 

This month, buy two Body Treats Wild Orchid Hand Soap 750mL for the price of one at only P226 (from an original price of P452) with this buy one, get one deal at Watsons.

For the cousin-in-law you only see at family reunions

Innisfree Intensive Long-Lasting Sunscreen Ex SPF50+

It’s understandably difficult to find gifts that perfectly match the interests and tastes of relatives that you don’t meet often, so the safest way for you is to opt for the practical route. Since everyone spends time outdoors for sports, travel, or other fun-under-the-sun activities every once in a while, a Christmas stocking stuffer like water-resistant sunscreen would be enough for a thoughtful gift. 

Innisfree’s Intensive Long-Lasting Sunscreen Ex SPF50+ PA++++ has a tenacious formula suitable for people with combination and oily skin types. Despite its high SPF grade and PA++++ rating, this sheer water-resistant sunscreen won’t make their skin feel sticky as well. It even contains Centella and green tea extract to help keep their skin smooth, soft, and hydrated throughout the day.

Get two Innisfree Intensive Long-Lasting Sunscreen Ex SPF50+ PA++++ 50mL bottles for the price of one at only P950 (from an original price of P1,900) with this buy one, get one deal at Innisfree.

For fellow parents at your kids’ school

Baby Bench Cologne + Baby Soap + Baby Powder Gift Set

Are your kids’ Christmas parties at school coming up soon? Don’t forget to hand gifts to their classmates’ parents whom you always chat with whenever you bring lunch or attend major events! They’d surely appreciate a practical combination of Bench’s cologne, baby soap, and baby powder from the Baby Bench line since toddlers and little kids often get sweaty and dirty during playtime.

The non-irritating formula of products from the Baby Bench collection is made especially for delicate skin, which makes it perfect for both kids and kids at heart. Your fellow parents will also love how their kids can smell fresh and clean all day thanks to the Baby Bench products’ light and gentle scents.

Enjoy a 6% discount on Bench’s 100ml Baby Bench Cologne + Baby Soap + Baby Powder Gift Set, now available for only P165 from an original price of P175.

For your Hallyu-loving nieces

The Face Shop Cleanser Mask Sheet Set

If your nieces are big fans of K-pop and K-dramas, there’s a big chance that they’re also interested in Korean skincare. This Christmas, help them achieve the flawless skin that they admire from their idols with new and effective products that they can add to their growing Hallyu collection. The South Korea-based brand The Face Shop has a variety of skincare essentials that you can choose from, including this bundle of Mini Rice Water Cleansing Foam and Avocado Sheet Masks.

Perfect for washing away impurities, The Face Shop’s Rice Water Cleansing Foam has a gentle and brightening formula enriched with rice extracts to give anyone cleaner and glass-like skin. After deep cleansing with this product and prepping the skin with a reliable toner, your giftee can put on The Face Shop’s Avocado Sheet Mask which moisturizes and nourishes the skin. Enriched with real avocado extract, this sheet mask can help make the skin firmer, more youthful, and supple throughout the day.

This month, you can get this Cleanser Mask Sheet Set - Mini Rice Water/Avocado 1 from The Face Shop for only P250. That’s 38% off its original price of P400!

For your fragrance-loving titas

Miniso Christmas Fragrance Gift Set

For the titas who believe that smelling good helps you feel good, this Fragrance Gift Set from Miniso is a must-have gift under the Christmas tree. The bundle comes with a mist for a lighter and subtler scent, a rollerball perfume that they can use to conveniently apply fragrance to their pulse points, and a lotion for a whole-body fresh scent. These sweet-smelling products can also fit in handbags, so your titas can carry them wherever they go.

Add this Miniso Christmas Fragrance Gift Set to your Christmas shopping cart now for only P499.

Score these cute and budget-friendly gift bundles until December 31 via the SM Malls Online app. For more savings, use the voucher code HAPPYCHRISTMAS to get a P100 discount on any minimum purchase worth P1,000. This promo is valid all month long, so don’t miss it! For more exciting deals and discounts, visit SM Deals or download the SM Malls Online app.