La Mer, Clinique, GO-TO and more: The best skincare buys for Mother's Day

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Giving skincare for Mother's Day is more than just the product; it's giving Mum the time to spend on herself.

This year there are some great offers around to spoil her even more.

Here are our skincare picks to guarantee the happiest mum in town.

Mother's Day skincare montage including products from Clinique, MCoBeauty and La Mer on a white background.
Make her glow on Mother's Day with some lovely skincare.


La Mer

Nothing says luxury quite like La Mer.

The Ultimate Starter Set, $480 (but worth $640), is a great gift.

It contains The Cleansing Foam, The Eye Concentrate, and Crème de la Mer to help mum feel totally radiant.

Plus, if you spend $350 or more, you'll get a bonus gift of the iconic Crème de la Mer.

Spend $650+ to receive a bonus mini Eye Concentrate, and with $800+ purchases, you'll receive a deluxe Neck and Dècolletè Concentrate.

Enter the code MUM22 at checkout.

La Mer's Ultimate Starter Set shown on a white background, including a green box tied with ribbon, a white tube, a green applicator and two tubs, one white, one green.
La Mer's Ultimate Starter Set, is $480, but worth $640, and is a great Mother's Day skincare gift. Photo: La Mer


Looking for an affordable skincare gift that actually works?

Don't go past MCoBeauty this Mother's Day.

This 5 piece natural skincare collection, $55, is a great option.

It contains Salicylic Foaming Face Cleanser, Gentle Vitamin C Exfoliating Scrub, AHA/BHA Pore Refining Exfoliating Toner, Hydrating Hyaluronic Acid & Vitamin C Serum and Hydrating Day & Night Face Moisturiser, all packaged in a pretty box.

MCo Beauty's 5 piece natural skincare collection packed in a pink box, containing one small bottle and four tubes in pink.
MCo Beauty's 5 piece natural skincare collection, $55, is a great Mother's Day gift. Photo: MCoBeauty


Clinique is known for its simple, effective products.

This Mother's Day, they're offering gift sets, including this Smooth & Renew Lab: Skin Care Set, $95, (worth $130) that includes All About Clean Foaming Facial Soap, Clinique Smart SPF 15 Custom-Repair Moisturiser, and Clinique Smart Clinical Repair Wrinkle Correcting Serum.

Plus, when you order online and spend $75 or more, you'll get mini versions of their famous Moisture Surge moisturiser, Auto-Replenishing Hydrator, Smart Clinical Repair Wrinkle Correcting Serum and All About Eyes.

Just enter MUM22 at the checkout.

Clinique's Smooth & Renew Lab: Skin Care Set shown on a shiny background, including a white box, white and silver tub, mauve tube, and purple spray bottle.
Clinique's Smooth & Renew Lab: Skin Care Set, $95, is worth $130. Photo: Clinique

The Body Shop

You can't go wrong with The Body Shop on Mother's Day.

It's a gift you can truly feel good about - not only is The Body Shop B Corp certified, but all their products are free from nasties, and are vegan and cruelty-free.

This year they've got several gift set options.

Our favourite is the Vitamin C Giddy Glow Kit, $40, which contains the Vitamin C Liquid Peel - which gets rave reviews from beauty aficionados - and a Vitamin C Sheet Mask.

Vitamin C Giddy Glow Kit shown on a cream background in a small green, orange and white box containing an orange bottle and a rolled sheet.
Give good glow this Mother's Day with the Vitamin C Giddy Glow Kit, $40. Photo: The Body Shop


Zoe Foster Blake's beauty brand seriously knows how to give good gift.

This year, buy mum The At-Home Facial, $234, (saving $26) to leave her face happy, healthy and glowing.

It contains two cleansers, Fancy Face and Properly Clean, clarifying clay mask The Removalist, nourishing repair mask The Repair Shop, Very Useful Face Cream, and their hero product Face Hero.

To really make it gift worthy, it comes in a gorgeous fluffy bow bag.

Plus, buy anything from their Mother's Day collection and you'll get a free mini kit including tiny versions of The Removalist and Skin Party in a zip bag.

GO-TO's The At-Home Facial shown on a white background, including a pink zip bag with bow and several tubes and jars of skincare products.
GO-TO's The At-Home Facial, $234 is a perfect Mother's Day gift. Photo: GO-T0


This lovely Balance Skin Care Pack, $120 is perfect for mums who are after a natural regime.

It contains a purifying cleansing gel, a balancing face moisturiser, charcoal detox mask, a mask brush and a spa headband.

It smells amazing too.

The Endota Balance Skin Care Pack shown on a white background, including green zip bag, green bottles and tubs of skincare products, a grey headband and an applicator.
The Endota Balance Skin Care Pack, $120, is a mini spa kit. Photo: Endota

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