Best Presents For Teachers: End of Term Gift Guide

The best presents for teachers are right here, with our summer 2018 end of term gift guide.

Looking for the best presents for teachers? Snap up a little ‘thank you’ gift for a favourite teacher, as kids move on to a new year or a new school. We’ve rounded up our favourite picks for summer 2018, for all budgets. If you’re stuck for inspiration, our selection should help. But as a general rule, we suggest thinking along the lines of holidays, relaxation, and gifts to help during term-time.

best presents for teachersBomb Cosmetics Sea of Tranquility Tinned Candle
RRP £7.99 | Our Price £7.20 > SHOP
The perfect take-in present for a younger child. Just add a ribbon bow and a tag and you’re done! Containing essential oils and with a fresh, oceanic scent, the candle will burn for around 35 hours. Older kids could add a small bottle of wine for a mini relaxation kit. 100% handmade and 100% vegan.

best presents for teachersCath Kidston Posy Bunch Hand Cream Trio 3 x 50ml
Our Price £6.50 > SHOP
What a great little treat! Containing 3 hand creams, with vitamin E and glycerin, each with a floral theme. Teachers need to hand wash more than most, so will appreciate this little set to keep hands hydrated.


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Vera Wang Embrace Periwinkle & Iris EDT 30ml
RRP £25 | Our Price £11.95 > SHOP
You may be nervous of gifting perfume but don’t be, but there are plenty of fragrances that most people will love, and in terms of wow factor they’re one of the best presents for teachers. This beautiful little gem is a powdery violet scent, with a citrus opening and a base of vanilla, whipped cream and sugar. The mini handbag size also makes it great to have at school.

best presents for teachersCerruti 1881 Pour Homme EDT 25ml
RRP £24 | Our Price £8.45 > SHOP
An absolute classic, this woody and aromatic scent is one that will suit most – and best of all it suits any budget! With notes of sandalwood, pine and oak moss.


best presents for teachersCaudalie Travel Set
Our Price £13 > SHOP
An incredible value set from French beauty experts Caudalie – a travel kit makes a useful gift, especially if you know that teacher is heading away. If it’s a big summer trip (or a goodbye to go travelling) then why not club together and add in some local currency.

best presents for teachersTed Baker Ted’s Grooming Room Trio
RRP £29 | Our Price £22.95 > SHOP
A little more of a splurge, but if the class is clubbing together for a favourite male teacher, this set makes a great gift. Each product is 75ml, making it travel size but good value, and the travel bag is a fab extra touch.


best presents for teachersL’Occitane Delightful Blossoms From Provence
Our Price £18 > SHOP
A truly delightful set from L’Occitane, containing foam bath, shower oil, eau de toilette and more. We’ve never met anyone who didn’t LOVE L’Occitane – this set is a lovely indulgent treat and one guaranteed to please.

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Benefit Makeup Set Tints To Tease
Worth £31.50 | Our Price £9.70 > SHOP
We wouldn’t usually suggest makeup as a gift to someone you don’t know all that well, but shopping for younger teachers can be tricky. This set from Benefit will delight and suit anyone of any colouring. The 3 handy travel sizes are great for the holidays and can be worn on bare skin so ideal for summer.

Oproduct imagerla Kiely Sycamore Seed Large Hanging Wash Bag
RRP £20 | Our Price £14.95 > SHOP
The famous Kiely print in a beautiful cosmetics bag. Now teacher can bring her personal items to school in style, or upgrade her travel gear.


product imageVersace Man Eau Fraiche EDT & Shower Gel Set
RRP £28 | Our Price £18.95 > SHOP
This has to be one of the best presents for teachers! A super-stylish set, and great for a class whip-round, this scent from Versace is stylish, energetic and fresh. Included is the EDT 30ml spray, plus a 50ml shower gel – amazing value for money!

You can shop all gifts online at allbeauty – and don’t forget to check our summer sale for more great buys.

Christmas Gifts For Him – What To Buy

From Teens to Grandpa: our Christmas gifts for him have everyone covered.

Most of us find this a difficult task; buying Christmas gifts for him that aren’t socks, quirky gadgets or vouchers. That’s where we come in! We’ve made it easy with our affordable gift ideas for the men in your life. And remember, you can even have your order gift wrapped by the allbeauty Elves, just choose the option at checkout.

Christmas Gifts For Him

Take Good Care of Yourself

For the gym-goer, the man who travels or guys who groom, a skincare set makes a great gift.  Elemis The Super Man contains facial wash, moisturiser and body wash, and is great for keeping skin happy (especially for men 30+ ). Or you could plump for a set that comes with a washbag for an added bonus. Gift it alone or team it with the latest book from an Insta fitness guru. You can take a look at our men’s skincare sets here.


The Fragrance

It’s a traditional present but such a great one. Here’s your chance to give a statement gift or a mini treat, and one that will last well into New Year. Finding one fragrance to suit most people should be impossible, but not when you have Issey Miyake L’Eau D’Issey Homme! We’ve never met anyone who didn’t love it; warm and woody with fresh lavender notes and a base of sandalwood and cedar, L’Eau D’Issey oozes class, sophistication and quality. If you’ve no clue but you do want a quality scent, this is it. Check the full range too because it’s also available in gift sets. Fragrance doesn’t have to be expensive though, and for a budget option or mini gift you could look for a 30ml  travel size or choose from 1000+ lines at allbeauty – check the full range of men’s aftershave here.

The Hairbear Bunch

For guys who love their haircare, there’s a world of products to explore, from styling to gifts and sets. For a gift under £10,  label.m Matt Paste is your go-to: this ultra-popular styling paste is great for short styles and creates edgy, textured hair. For everyday haircare this salon size duo from experts TIGI cleanses and helps repair damage. Plus the large salon size means they’re unlikely to run out anytime soon, ideal for those living away such as Uni students. Team it with sci-fi socks and a great book.

Keep It Clean

Bath and body gifts are always a safe bet, since we really hope everyone showers! Christmas is a chance to splash out with a luxury product he wouldn’t normally choose. It’s also a chance to gift something relaxing and ‘me time’. Molton Brown is an excellent starting point and this body wash was created just for men, based around a Thai citrus fruit. Uplifting and relaxing, it’s a super-indulgent change to his usual supermarket brand. Bath and body gift sets can be as fun or as serious as you like. They’re also ideal for the houseproud man (like this handwash duo) or stressed out Dads! Great to gift with with bathrobes, new bedding and home furnishings.

Generation Z (that’s anyone born this century)

Like all of us, younger giftees appreciate luxury. This fragrance set by supercool brand Abercrombie and Fitch is a great choice, with top notes of gin and melon, and base notes of suede, musk and amber. Haircare by TIGI, and grooming by WAHL (we love this trimmer for face, beard and hair) will also go down well. And if they’re struggling with problem skin, a gentle hand in the form of Salcura Antiac, Peter Thomas Roth or Clinique for Men will be appreciated.

The Sports Star / Winter Sun Enthusiast

For the winter sports fan or year-round surfer, there are plenty of gifting options. In addition to that new rash vest or those snazzy goggles, add in some skincare products he can use and enjoy. This SPF50 clear spray from Ultrasun is waterproof and resistant to towel-drying. Or, for the winter sun seeker, an SPF50+ formula will see him through the heat of Asia, Australia and beyond, alongside a coffee table travel guide. For those who like to travel, there are plenty of options at allbeauty, from travel skincare sets to travel scents and even travel haircare. Here are some ideas to start you off.

The Nature Lover

Organic and natural products are hotly in demand but the guys don’t get left out. For the man who appreciates his natural habitat and prefers his products kind to the Earth, Good Day Organics are a great place to start – we love this Sharp Dressed Man travel tin.  For those who work long hours or may struggle to sleep, this Neom Organics Scent To Sleep spray is a must. L’Occitane skincare, bath & body, and Paul Mitchell haircare are also brands to check out.

Have we inspired you with any ideas? We hope so! And don’t miss the allbeauty Christmas shop with plenty more ideas.

End of Term Gift Guide – Great Gifts For Teachers

Our end of term gift guide makes choosing presents for teachers simple. We picked 10 great gifts for teachers (male and female) with a little touch of luxury.

Buying gifts for teachers needn’t be hard work. As a rule of thumb, stay away from anything personal such as skincare or haircare. Our end of term gift guide has a selection of luxury gifts they’ll really enjoy. Delivery is fast and free when you spend £20 (UK). All prices correct at time of publication.

end of term gift guide This gorgeous little kit from Neom Organics contains 3 separate products that will de-stress and relax. Containing 24 pure, first pressed essential oils (including lavender, jasmine and Brazilian rosewood).

Our Price: £20

 end of term gift guide Buying fragrance can be tricky but this set (for men or women) contains 10 vials of Penhaligon’s fragrances, so something for everyone. Penhaligon’s is a high end British fragrance house and we think this is a great gift for an older child’s teacher.

Our Price: £16

 end of term gift guide This set from L’Occitane (for her) contains 6 travel size pieces from the Shea Butter range plus a handy bag to keep them in. Great for summer holidays or at-home pampering. The set is also available in other L’Occitane ranges so if Shea Butter doesn’t appeal then try Verbena or Almond.

Our Price: £20

 end of term gift guide Didn’t find out her signature scent? Don’t worry, play it safe with Paul Smith Women. A refreshing blend of cedar wood, freesia and clementine, we just love it and we’re pretty sure teacher will too!

Our Price £14.75 (50ml EDP)
Shop HEREOther winners are Ghost The Fragrance and Lanvin Rumeur 2 Rose

 end of term gift guide If you’re after a small piece of luxury, then a candle is a great choice. This fig tree scented candle by Orla Kiely burns for 50 hours and is made from 100% vegetal wax.

Our Price: £18.95

 end of term gift guide Cowshed products are made in England and contain no parabens, petrochemicals etc. and are not tested on animals. This makes them a great choice for gifting. The Cowshed manicure set is flight friendly and contains everything you need for lovely nails.

Our Price: £12.95

 end of term gift guide Yes it may push the budget, but this fragrance set for him from Issey Miyake is a guaranteed hit. L’Eau D’Issey Sport is a refreshing bestseller. Trust us, you can’t go wrong with this fragrance!

Our Price £31.35

 end of term gift guide How gorgeous is this reed diffuser from Orla Kiely? A mix of essential oils including lavender, lemon, geranium and mint, it fragrances a room for up to 2 months. Refills are available to keep the scent going for longer if desired.

Our Price £22.50

end of term gift guide A travel set for him, this Arran Aromatics pack is scented with their Driftwood fragrance. This is a light, pleasant aroma that uplifts and refreshes the senses.

Our Price £12.95

 end of term gift guide Molton Brown is a favourite of so many and it’s easy to see why. The range includes hand lotion, wash, body wash and fragrance. We’ve chosen a hand wash because it’s a daily luxury that lasts a long time. This orange and bergamot luxury handwash is a real treat.

Our Price £16.20

Last but not least, for a mini teacher gift we love STEAMCREAM, anything by Weleda or Korres. If you’re on a really tight budget then don’t forget to check our Outlet.

The Top 10 Fragrances For Tweens

Girls love fragrance at any age, but pre-teens will love to open their very own perfume; make them feel special with a scent just for them. We at allbeauty have picked out the 10 best fragrances for Tweens and Pre-Teens.

Justin Bieber Someday

imageThe first fragrance by the pop icon, this is a very creditable fruity scent that wouldn’t be out of place on Mum’s dressing table (confession: your writer owns a bottle!). A stunning bottle with a cute heart-and-key clip which can be taken off and re-used. Actually a shame if she doesn’t like Bieber, this is rather lovely. As fragrances for tweens go, this is one of the best.

Katy Perry Purr Eau de Parfum

imagePeach with a hint of coconut and in a bottle that manages to be fun and glam at the same time, Katy’s first fragrance is adorable with a slightly grown up edge that an older tween will love. The box features Katy dressed in a catsuit in a sultry pose – perfectly tame but may not feel suitable for younger girls, we think age 11+.

One Direction That Moment 

That Moment is the second fragrance from 1D (’Our Moment’ was the first, with ‘You and I’ third and the latest release being ‘Between Us’. Yes, 1D have 4 fragrances…) It’s a fresh, apple scent, in a bottle that’s pure glam – not that she’s that bothered, Harry et al know how it smells and that’s the important bit. It also has the boys on the box (of course).

Aquolina Pink Sugar Eau de Toilette

Considered a fragrance for any age, Aquolina is a sugary, sweet, very girly scent plus it’s also a bestseller. Very suitable for pre-teens or teenagers, but if the sugary scent doesn’t appeal then try Pink Sugar Simply Pink, a fruitier option.

Shawn Mendes Signature Eau de Parfum

The first fragrance by Canadian pop star Shawn Mendes is designed for both men and women. The fragrance is inspired by his Canadian roots and his passion for music. With top notes of Lemon and pineapple and base notes of White Cedar.

Ariana Grande Cloud Eau de Parfum

Cloud by Ariana Grande is a vibrant and floral fragrance. The box shows the face our your young teens idol and like the scent is vibrant and out there! Any little fashionista will love it, especially the link to Ariane Grande.

Moschino Chic Petals Eau de Toilette

Elegant and fun floral explosion (and in a gorgeous matching box), Chic Petals is for the cool, edgy, fashionista tween. Moschino Chic Petals is a fragrance for an ‘interesting’ teen, who moves in the flowery and luxuriant fields of her imagination with style and authority.

So there you have our top 10 fragrances for Tweens. If you have any suggestions of your own we’d love to hear them – just comment down below.

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