The holiday season is fast approaching. If you're in need of inspiration for presents and stocking stuffers on a budget, then this list is for you. We've got gift ideas for everyone on your list and the best part is that all these items are under $20!
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1. Lip Balm
Sooth dry, cracked lips this winter. Nivea Hydro Care help protect lips from drying out year round with intensive moisture... only $2.29 at DrugSmart.
Who doesn't love chocolate? It's the classic present! Add joy to someone's stocking with a bag of Hershey Kisses... $5.69 at DrugSmart.
Or give the gift of pure indulgence with a box of Ferrero Rocher Chocolates... $10.99 at DrugSmart.
3. Reusable Water Bottle
Eco-friendly products are good for both the gift receiver and the planet. Why not gift a reusable water bottle to someone who goes through a lot of bottled water, or someone who enjoys hydrating on-the-go? Nalgene 16 oz Wide Mouth Water Bottle in Slate Blue is available for $10.99 at DrugSmart.
Whether you are buying for a music lover, a commuter, a runner, someone working from home, or someone who always loses their headphones, these days most people can use a pair of headphones. Wired earpods with case, microphone and volume control for only $10.99 at DrugSmart.
5. Oral Care
Everyone can benefit from the gift of floss, mouthwash and toothpaste. Or what about wrapping up a brand new toothbrush? Colgate Twister toothbrush with soft bristles is $3.29 at DrugSmart.
6. Dry Shampoo
Batiste is Canada's #1 dry shampoo for a reason. Their Heavenly Volume formula removes oil to add body and texture. Just a few sprays will refresh hair and give it that gorgeous, touchable bounce we all love. And like all things heavenly it won’t leave hair sticky or stiff. Batiste Dry Shampoo Heavenly Volume is $10.79 at DrugSmart.
Doing it all is a little easier with the right support—and that includes nutritional support. One A Day® Women is a multivitamin specially formulated with vitamin A to help maintain healthy skin, plus vitamin C and zinc to help support immune function. One A Day® Men is specially formulated with vitamin A to help maintain eyesight, and zinc to help support immune function. One A Day® 90 Multivitamins are $14.49 at DrugSmart.
8. Hand Cream
There's nothing more satisfying and soothing for chapped skin than a hand cream that really works. Glysomed Fragrance Free hand cream contains a unique blend of glycerine, silicone and chamomile which provides indispensable care for rough and dry hands. Handy travel size available for $3.99 at DrugSmart.
We don't know what Santa is trying to say by always adding deodorant to our stockings, but we certainly appreciate it—who doesn't want to feel fresh and smell good? For a delicate scent, consider gifting a deodorant infused with the fresh fragrance of crisp cucumber and honeydew melon blended with green tea. Dove Advanced Care Cool Essentials Antiperspirant Stick is $7.79 at DrugSmart.
For a bold, spicy scent full of swagger, you can't go wrong with Old Spice Red Zone Deodorant, Swagger... $8.49 at DrugSmart.
10. Cough Drops
Since 1940, Ricola has used a traditional blend recipe 13 medicinal herbs to produce their cough drops: A blend of burnet, elder blossom, speedwell, peppermint, sage, marshmallow, thyme, lady’s mantle, horehound, plantain, cowslip, yarrow and mallow that is appreciated worldwide as relief for colds, coughs and hoarseness. Ricola Original Natural Herb Cough Drops are $3.99 at DrugSmart.
11. Hair Care
Shampoo and conditioner are classic stocking stuffers. Or surprise the style icon on your list with a great hair styling product, like göt2b Playful Texturizing Crème Pomade... $8.29 at DrugSmart.
12. Storage On-The-Go
The RiData 32 GB Flash Drive is a perfect gift for someone who needs some extra storage, or a way to back up their files or photos. It is USB 2.0 with a retractable USB connector, and True Plug-and-Play connection. Available for $18.99 at DrugSmart.
Children and adults alike will be delighted to find sweets in their stocking. Assorted Maynards Candy are $3.29 at DrugSmart. There's a favourite flavour (say that ten times fast) for every candy lover!
14. Healthier Treats
Protein and energy bars are a tasty and nutricious stocking surprise. Clif Bar Chocolate Chip Energy Bars—made from wholesome, organic ingredients—are built to sustain any adventure. Only $1.99 at DrugSmart.
Or what about a delicious, low-sugar candy for someone who is careful about their sugar intake? A 50 g package of SmartSweets Fruity Gummy Bears contains only 3 grams of sugar per bag. Their candy is free from sugar alcohols, artificial sweeteners and added sugars. They are also a nice choice for anyone with food allergies since SmartSweets are made without major allergens, including tree nuts, peanuts, wheat (gluten), soybeans, milk, eggs, fish, and shellfish. Only $4.49 at DrugSmart.
15. Face mask... and not the kind COVID has made necessary
Face masks are a gift of self-care and indulgent pampering. Burt's Bees Renewing Biocellulose Gel Mask helps smooth and moisturize skin with the renewing benefits of nutrient-rich botanicals. Like all Burt's Bees products, this sheet mask is naturally derived, and it is packed with superstar ingredients including rose and algae extract and vitamin E that penetrates deeply into the skin. Only $4.49 at DrugSmart.
16. Shaving Gear
What about a pack of razors for the person who appreciates a close, smooth shave? Add a tube of shaving gel to their gift while you're at it. Gillette Mach 3 Disposable Razor, 3 pack is $14.79 at DrugSmart.
17. Skin Care
Support healthy skin with products that are gentle and moisturizing. There are a many options that might appeal to someone you are shopping for, like Aveeno Moisturizing Body Wash that is soap and dye free, making it gentle enough for sensitive skin... $9.49 at DrugSmart.
Cetaphil Gentle Cleansing Bar is ideal for all skin types. It is a mild, non-soap, foaming bar that cleanses without irritation or dryness, leaving skin feeling soft, smooth and hydrated... $5.79 at DrugSmart.
Or maybe you know someone who would love to receive Biore Deep Cleansing Pore Strips. These oil-free strips get rid of pore-clogging build-up, dirt and oil that can cause blackheads. Regular use can reduce the appearance of pores... $15.99 at DrugSmart.
18. First Aid Kit
A portable first aid kit makes a great stocking stuffer for any adventurer. A complete kit should contain all the items needed to treat minor cuts, bruises, and burns. It is useful to have on hand for DIY projects, sporting activities, camping, or while traveling! The Mansfield First Aid Kit is $10.49 at DrugSmart.
The kit contains: • 1 set of tweezers • 1 set of scissors • 12 safety pins • 1 gauze roll 2" wide • 6 alcohol wipes • 5 plastic adhesive strips • 4 fabric adhesive strips • 1 roll of adhesive tape 1/2" wide • 1 package of 100% pure cotton • 4 gauze pads 3" x 3" • 1 pair of vinyl protective gloves • 1 triangular bandage • 1 burn cream
These Excel Mints come in a cute tin that is perfect for anyone on-the-go. Give the gift of incredibly fresh breath, sugar-free! Available for $2.49 at DrugSmart.
20. Hand Sanitizer
Hand sanitizer is a practical stocking stuffer that is also on brand for 2020! Zytec Germ Buster is travel sized for convenience. It is made with vitamin E, aloe vera, and essential moisturizers to protect hands from drying out. Available for $3.89 at DrugSmart.
21. Nail Care
Items for nail care are great for anyone who takes pride in tidy fingernails and toenails. We like these Health One Grip Eze Nail Clippers with an ergonomic rubber grip... only $2.49 at DrugSmart.