Nifty Gifts

Win your own healthy gift basket courtesy of Amazing Wellness magazine.
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Amazing Wellness

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Stop running all around town searching for gifts and head straight to The Vitamin Shoppe and—we’ve done the legwork for you and put together perfect healthy holiday gift baskets for everyone on your list. And check out the super stocking stuffer ideas, too.

The "Stay At Home" Parent

for the busy parent:

Give the gift of a spa experience at home with NUBIAN HERITAGE COCONUT & PAPAYA LOTION, rich in tropical coconut oil, moisturizing organic shea butter, and skin-brightening papaya; and NUBIAN HERITAGE COCONUT & PAPAYA BAR SOAP AND BODY WASH with sulfite-free suds. TISSERAND AROMATHERAPY DE-STRESS essential oil roll-on remedy blends soothing rose, patchouli, and citrus scents, while SLEEP with lavender and ylang-ylang promotes a restful night’s sleep.

for kids

3 GREEN MOMS GREEN LIZARD AND NAVY SHARK REUSABLE SANDWICH BAGS are fun, environmentally friendly, and easily wipe clean for multiple uses; CAMELBAK PRODUCTS BPA-FREE BOTTLES (shown here in Zinnias and Spaceship designs) won’t spill, have a clever cap that small fingers can easily open, and are cute to boot!


for pets

VET’S BEST WATERLESS DOG BATH pampers your pooch with neem oil, micronized oatmeal, soothing vitamin E and aloe vera, and natural fragrance—it’s ideal for use in cold weather, and doesn’t affect topical flea protection; OPTIMAL PET HIP AND JOINT NATURAL JERKY FOR DOGS are disguised as yummy treats—your dog will never know they also contain glucosamine and chondroitin for joint health; OPTIMAL HEALTH PET-EASE wafers soothe and calm dogs with a blend of natural herbs, and supply a range of vitamins and minerals.

The Executive

for the stressed executive

TISSERAND AROMATHERAPY TRAVEL EASE essential oil roll-on remedy is ideal for frequent flyers, featuring calming jojoba, bergamont, and citrus oils; TISSERAND AROMATHERAPY FOCUS blends natural oils including coriander and rosemary to enhance mental focus and stows easily in a desk drawer. BUILT NY GOURMET GETAWAY LUNCH TOTE in chic black and the coordinating BUILT NY FILTERED BOTTLE are perfect for office lunches.

The Health Enthusiast

for the workout enthusiast

CAMELBAK PRODUCTS PODIUM CHILL BOTTLE promises zero spills and twice the chill of other bottles with an insulated, easy squeeze design, and it’s BPA free. Ideal post workout, AROMAFLORIA MUSCLE SOAK OCEAN MINERAL SALTS AND MUSCLE SOAK MASSAGE OIL are infused with eucalyptus, peppermint, and lemongrass to relieve aches and pains, soothe muscle fatigue, and combat exhaustion.

The Immune Challenged

for the immune challenged

EO HAND SANTITIZER SPRAYS (in PEPPERMINT and LAVENDER) are naturally antiseptic, soothing, and keep hands germ free without the chemicals of other hand sanitizers. EO BE WELL BATH SALTS combat cold symptoms and body aches with healing eucalyptus and arnica. TISSERAND ARMOMATHERAPY HEAD CLEAR essential oil remedy can be applied to pulse points to soothe and relieve tension caused by headaches or sinus problems. PRESCRIPTION FOR NUTRITIONAL HEALING, fifth edition, is a quick-glance resource guide for whatever ails you.

The Student

For the student

KERPLUNK KLEAR DRAGON BOTTLE is a clearly cool, hip way to sip H2O or a sports drink; LUNCHBOTS UNO STAINLESS STEEL LUNCH CONTAINER holds lunch items such as salads, wraps, or a standard-sized sandwich without the worry of BPA-laden plastics. DR. BRONNER’S PEPPERMINT PURE-CASTILE SOAP (in liquid and bar soap) nourishes skin with organic coconut, olive, and hemp oils, refreshing peppermint, and vitamin E. ECOJOT RE-USE KRAFT 100% RECYCLED JUMBO JOURNAL is made using harmless vegetable-based inks and 100% post-consumer waste.

Be An Angel

Vitamin Angels delivers much-needed nutrients and vitamins to impoverished, at-risk children. Visit for more information or to donate. Your purchase of Emergen-C Kidz multivitamins also benefits Vitamin Angels. For every box sold, Emergen-C will donate 25 cents to the organization, which will help provide essential nutrients to one child for one year, helping reduce childhood mortality worldwide.


Dr. Bronner Lip Balm

DR. BRONNER’S ORGANIC PEPPERMINT LIP BALM with avocado oil envelops lips in luxe moisture, and has a natural peppermint scent.

Endangered Species Choc WOLF

ENDANGERED SPECIES CHOCOLATE. Learn about at-risk species in each wrapper, plus 10% of each purchase supports conservation effort.

Vitalah Oxylent Blackberry Pom

VITALAH OXYLENT (shown here in blackberry-pomegranate flavor) is a tasty way to drink your vitamins—just mix with water.

Greens Plus Enlightened

GREENS PLUS 22 DAYS BARS. Fun fact: It takes 22 days to start a new habit. Start a healthy one with these bars, made of only raw, organic superfoods.

Bach Rescue Gum

NELSON BACH RESCUE GUM. This orange- and elderflower-flavored gum contains flower essences that instantly help ease anxiety and stress.

Hero Nutritionals Yummi Bears

HERO NUTRITIONALS YUMMI BEARS SUGAR FREE ORGANIC MULTIVITAMIN. The name says it all—kids love these yummy multis. Gluten- and casein-free.

Source Naturals Wellness

SOURCE NATURALS WELLNESS FIZZ TABLETS provide a quick, effervescent fizz of nutrients to help bolster immunity.

Aura Cacia Lavender

AURA CACIA LAVENDER AROMATHERAPY MIST calms the mind with soothing essential oils. Spritz anywhere to create a relaxing environment.

Rainbow Green Dog Dog Daily

RAINBOW LIGHT NUTRITIONAL SYSTEMS GREEN DOG NATURALS WHOLE DOG DAILY gives Fido the gift of a healthy coat, better digestion and more.

Aubrey Organics Rosa Mosqueta Luxurious Moisturing Lotion

AUBREY ORGANICS ROSA MOSQUETA LUXURIOUS MOISTURIZING LOTION smells incredible, and leaves skin silky-soft and deeply nourished.



Gorgeous Gifts

Spread joy and goodwill with gifts of beauty that are sure to delight everyone on your shopping list

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