Let Mum have a little timeout from chores in OSIM’s uMagic reclining massage chair. The uMagic boasts the world’s first Magic Hands Massage Technology, which will make her feel like she’s being massaged by a real masseuse. It comes with eight programmes designed to relax, relieve and tone the body; also, additional programmes are downloadable from the OSIM Massage Chair app via Bluetooth.
*OSIM will be having a Mother’s Day promotion until 8th May for the uMagic! This includes a two-month waiver as well as free gifts totalling RM1,686 in value. Terms and conditions apply. Visit OSIM branches or website for more information.
Price: RM16,880 (original retail price)
Available at: OSIM retail outlets; click here to search for locations. Online, click here to purchase
3. Clinique Even Better Clinical Dark Spot Corrector & Optimizer
If your mum is worried about dark spots and pigmentation, we might have the perfect solution for her. Clinique’s Even Better Clinical Dark Spot Corrector and Optimizer is a two-in-one approach to ensuring clearer and brighter skin. It includes a corrector and an optimising formula, which the brand assures us, will ‘keep skin calm, helping it better resist future darkening’.
Available at: Clinique counters; click here to search for locations. Online, click here to purchase (shipping charges may occur)
Here’s why the new Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is perfect for Mum: it’s waterproof and dustproof; its bigger battery means longer usage; it has a user-friendly operating system (Android 6.0 Marshmallow); and best of all, it has a high-resolution camera and a dual microchip compartment that can hold SD cards with up to 200GB memory, which means more opportunities to snap and preserve moments spent together.
Available at: Samsung retail outlets, click here to search for locations
Let Mum pamper her skin with one of these seven gift sets. Each set comes with a range of specially-selected products designed to tackle particular skin concerns in order to achieve a clear, smooth and radiant complexion.
Available at: Shiseido counters, starting mid-April; click here to search for locations
Celebrate the day this year with a champagne brunch at Shook! from 12pm to 4pm on 8th May. Feast like queens on Shook!’s Western-Asian fusion buffet with a free flow of Moët and Chandon champagne. Fine jewellery maker Carrera Y Carrera (whose designs have been seen on celebrities such as Jennifer Lopez and Taylor Swift) will be hosting a fashion show. Guests will receive a goodie bag stuffed with luxurious treats each while winners of Shook!’s lucky draw will walk away with prizes from Carrera Y Carrera and more.
Price: RM330 per person
Location: LG1, Feast Village, Starhill Gallery, 181 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100, Kuala Lumpur
*Guests opting for just the buffet spread can enjoy the evening for RM210 per person and RM100 per child
Infused with roses, black tea, white sandalwood, vanilla and grapefruit, the TWG Bain de Roses is an olfactory delight. Known for its exotic tea flavours, TWG has perfected a distillation process that transforms its signature Bain de Roses tea blend into fragrant wax candles. If Mum needs to take a breather or two, lighting this candle should do the trick to help her unwind.
Available at: TWG outlets; click here for locations. Online; click here to purchase (price may differ from retail price)
8. Burberry in Bloom Bouquet, available with purchase of assorted Mother’s Day gifts
Burberry will be in full bloom this May with the exclusive ‘Burberry in Bloom’ flower stall in celebration of Mother’s Day at its Pavilion boutique. From 6th to 8th May, bouquets inspired to reflect the My Burberry fragrance will be gifted alongside any purchases made at Burberry Pavilion. A selection of Mother’s Day gifts will be available as well; we recommend the My Burberry fragrance or signature cashmere scarves, both available to personalise with Burberry’s complimentary monogramming service.
Tell Mum how sweet she is with a box of luxe chocolates! This year, to celebrate its 90th anniversary, Godiva offers limited-edition Collection Anniversaire chocolates in a vibrant box designed by Belgian artist Oli-B. It contains eight iconic chocolates as well as the brand’s new Egérie Noir: a blend of raspberry, rose and dark chocolate. They come in a set of nine (one of each) or 18 (two of each). If Mum’s up for sharing, it’ll be a treat for the whole family!
Price: RM130 (9 pieces); RM230 (18 pieces)
Available at: Godiva stores; click here for locations
Quirky stationery and lifestyle chain Typo has released a collection of gifts to suit every kind of mum. The ‘on-the-go’ mum will surely appreciate its Take Charge multipurpose wallet, which even comes with an attached phone charger! Craft-loving mums will enjoy the DIY Mug Kit, which comes with a pen to doodle and create your own designs on. Of course, there are also plenty of fun novelty cards, mugs and posters that tell Mum how awesome she is.
Price: RM10-RM179. To view all items in the range, click here Available at: Typo branches (items subject to availability); click here to search for locations. Online, click here to purchase