Teens change their tastes all the time, so we get how difficult it can be to search for memorable, high quality gifts that they’re guaranteed to like. However, this list is perfect in that it can cater to lots of different teens.
The items are perfect for their room (see that adorable pouf!), perfect for their increasing self-awareness (see that cute no BS skin cream!) and their changing interests (see ‘the hate u give’ in number one!). You’re sure to find something that they’ll appreciate, in a time that is very important for them to feel comfortable and happy.
#1 The Hate U Give- the book by Angie Thomas
Teenagers are nothing if not impressible, no matter how much they may try to rebel. Our world is full of hatred and prejudice, and we need to teach them to take a stand. This book does just that.
As a young Starr witnesses the shooting of her unarmed Black friend by a police officer, her life is turned upside down. But despite threats to her life, she fights the good fight and endeavours to bring justice.
#2 Roma Leaf bath crystals
For the busy teenager trying to juggle school, sports and social life, give the gift of stress relief and self care.
Roma Leaf’s website has detailed descriptions of their six different bath crystals, so you’re sure to find one perfect for your teen.
#3 The Kombucha Shop Kombucha Brewing Kit
Brewing Kombucha at home is not only a lot cheaper than buying it in the store, but it’s also so much fun.
It’s an art and science passed down through generations. You get the satisfaction on making your own drink and have the chance to experiment with hundreds of different flavors. Kombucha Brewing Kit includes everything you need to get brewing including:
- SCOBY (combination of live bacteria and yeast needed to start the brew),
- pH strips to measure acidity levels
- A kombucha jar
#4 Cardi B Fanny Pack
Fanny Pack – big enough to hold important items like your phone, keys, money etc while staying stylish. Let them express themselves with this fab fanny pack!
#5 Kehlani While We Wait Notebook
Good for taking notes or use as a diary, book includes bookmark, and 100 lined cream sheets. An organised teen will definitely appreciate it!
#6 No B.S. Vitamin C Serum and Retinol Cream Duo
The No B.S. Vitamin C Serum and Retinol Cream Duo is a great gift to get a teenager to help them feel confident in their skin!
The bundle includes the Vitamin C + E and Retinol Night Cream. The potent Vitamin C + Hyaluronic acid fights hyper-pigmentation and brightens skin while protecting it against bacteria due
The retinol softens fine lines and refines skin texture without drying the skin. It resurfaces skin for a serious glow. Your teen’s skin will wake up looking better and better every morning!
#7 Syma X5C Explorers 2.4G 4CH 6-Axis Gyro RC Quadcopter With HD Camera
Syma X5C-1 Drone is an great quadcopter that has top notch performance. This affordable toy-guard is affordable and is perfect for any teenager who’s looking to learn.
This drone can take several falls due to its durable exteriors. The 2 MP camera captures impressive pictures and videos that get recorded directly to the SD card. A great one to get your teen started!
#8 RabbitAir MinusA2 Artists Series SPA-700A
This RabbitAir air purifier looks like a great gift for a teen.
It has several fun styles to choose from! A great gift for any teen with allergies. They will definitely appreciate it in the long run.
#9 Makeup Pocket Palette/Shade Color
The Pocket Palette is a single-use, full face, travel makeup kit that allows your teen to carry their beauty basics in the palm of your hand!
The palette includes:
- lipstick/cheek tint
- bb cream
This makes it the perfect essential to include in your beach bag or purse! You can purchase a 3 pack or 10 pack and select your choice based off of their skin tone, with four options from light to dark.
#10 My Infinite Agenda – Midyear Planner
Give the teenager in your life a brand new Midyear Planner! This planner spans August 2019-August 2020 and is the perfect accessory to keep yourself organized and inspired this summer!
My Infinite Agenda allows you to keep track of your daily commitments and goals, while also planning ahead.
- Daily planner
- Gratitude journal
- Vision board
- Goal-setting tool
Those are just some of the features of this packed and fun planner. Get your teen inspired and keep track of your plans no matter where they go!
#11 Picture – Good Vibes Only
Spread good vibes to your teen’s room with this framed typography art. The simple black and white piece can be hung anywhere and will sure bring positivity to any space. They’ll love the customisation aspect to express their newly formed identity!
#12 Pouf – Youth Faux Fur Light Grey
Soft and fluffy, this Youth Faux Fur Pouf adds natural, comfortable texture to any space, while its versatile grey tones give it an elegant, neutral look.
Place this anywhere in a room to give it a contemporary touch to your teen’s room.
#13 Pouf – Cabled Teal
This chunky Cabled Teal Pouf is sure to perk up any space. Made of 100% wool, the pouf can be used as a soft, sturdy, easily moveable seat or ottoman. Its super versatile, super comfortable design will delight every teen looking to spice up their room!
#14 The Facial Kit by Skinbuzz
Skinbuzz was founded by esthetician, acne specialist and mom, Nicole Sullivan, after she searched the market for organic skincare for her daughter’s sensitive & acne-prone skin.
Skinbuzz’s product collection is made with gentle great smelling and all-organic ingredients that are sustainably sourced from the world of bees and made in the USA.
A cool bonus for your teen is a fabric travel bag that also holds a soft headband for while you wash your face and a bamboo face cloth to remove impurities.
#15 Simply Gum | Chewing Gum
Did you know almost all conventional chewing gums contain plastic and other synthetic ingredients? None of this in this premium chewing gum from Simply Gum. All in a gorgeously-designed box.
Teens love gum, and they especially love the cool look and the fact that they feel luxury and exclusive.
Roma Leaf from RomaLeaf
Gigi Mitts from My Fermented Foods
Cardi B from CardiB
Alyssa Barrale from Kehlani
Melissa Beck from Media Maison
Richard Smith from Reege’s Tech Reviews
Becky Beach from Mom Beach LLC
Chelsea Pascoe from Orca Communications
Tiffany Thi from Living Spaces
Kerrilyn Lanza from Skinbuzz
Jeannie Kim from Simply Gum