The Best Millennial Gifts for Everyone You Know

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The Best Millennial Gifts for Everyone You Know

It’s that time of year again! It’s time to get the perfect gift for everyone you know. Yeah, we are aware it can be challenging.

So, we put together a guide of the hottest gifts for everyone on your holiday list this year. Enjoy!

 5 Interesting Gift Ideas for Beauty Enthusiasts

We all have that friend whose makeup and hair are so on point when you go out, you think she should probably be on her way to an awards show. If that’s your friend, check out these gifts below.

The Best Millennial Gifts for Everyone You Know

1. Urban Decay “Naked” Palette

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The Naked Palette is a great gift for anyone who is into makeup. It is also a great advantage if you know someone just starting to be interested in makeup. This eye shadow kit gives you a wide range of neutral colors perfect for everyday makeup.

Not only is it a great variety, but the color lasts all day, so minimal touch-ups are needed. There are plenty of options that you can choose from, and it’s hard to go wrong with any! Just dig in and enjoy yourself.

2. Kick-Ass Flat Iron

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The Diamond Hair Styler is a great gift option this year. This flat iron clarifies that not all flat irons are created equal. There are plenty of reasons why this product is superior, including the fact that the plates are hot within 15 seconds, up to 450F!

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On top of that, the cord swivels 360 degrees for ease of use, and it is super light. There is an intelligent display so that you can see the temperature at all times.

Lastly, all the buttons are located inside the plates so that you do not change the settings accidentally. I reviewed this flat iron here. Want to get one? Check it out here.

3. Paula’s Choice Skincare

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Paula’s Skincare is the gift we all could use every year. Even if you have no issues with your skin (lucky), This product will rejuvenate and rehydrate you so that you appear bright and fresh every day.

No one is perfect, but this product will get you closer to that goal with each use. Paula’s Skincare offers 20% off sitewide + free shipping Monday, November 21st- 28th. You get a surprise gift with your purchase by going through my unique link here.

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4. Pure Cosmetics by The Lano Company

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A cosmetic brush set is something that I have never considered as a gift, but I would certainly appreciate it if I received it. The Luxe Bronze 12-piece Professional Brush Set is a godsend.

Admittedly, I always forget to replace my brushes when it is time, and I’m sure I’m not alone. If I’m replacing them, I might as well go with something that will last quite a while!

5. Kylie Cosmetics – Matte lipstick mini kit, Kylie Jenner

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The Matte Lipstick mini kit is a super cute gift for the makeup fanatic in your life. This is perfect because if you get them makeup, you don’t have to worry about what shade of lipstick you want. This gives them plenty of options!

They can try out all the different shades. Trust me, being given options is perfect for those who love makeup. They can choose which is their favorite and stock up! Check out the gift here.

Excellent Gift Ideas for Fitness Lovers

If you have a friend who loves going to the gym, finding a new gym outfit, or just wearing yoga pants, here are some pretty cool gifts you can get for them.

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MOTR is an excellent multi-use workout tool. It is perfect for anyone who loves to exercise, along with people just getting started. Owning this means you have a personal home gym without taking up space. I did a review of my experience using the MOTR here.

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The mobility of MOTR also means you can take the gym on the go. Working out by the lake with your friends with the MOTR is always possible. Get one for a friend here.

2. My Yoga Works

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Give someone the gift of fitness this season with a subscription to My Yoga Works. You have hundreds of premium classes at your fingertips, and professional Yoga teachers teach these classes.

Whoever gets this as a gift can attend their yoga classes whenever is most convenient for them. There is no better way to get in shape. We recently did a review on My YogaWorks here.

3. Cute Workout Clothes

New Year is closer than you think. Many will have the resolution of getting in shape. New workout clothes are always a HUGE motivator for me to get active.

Let’s start that motivation early by giving some cute workout clothes to your loved one. It’s like showing the gift of good health!

4. Digital Body Fat Scale

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The EatSmart Precision Body Check Body Fat Scale allows you to quickly and easily measure your body weight, BMI, % body fat, % muscle mass, % total body water, and bone in the comfort of your own home. The daily caloric intake feature estimates how many calories are needed to maintain her weight.

Awareness of body composition is a meaningful way to monitor your health, and any fit chica knows that weight is more than a number.

At only $29.95, the Body Fat Scale makes an excellent gift for anyone who loves to exercise and workout. Get it on

5Sivan Health and Fitness Balance Fit Chair with ball and pump

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Many people have been using a balance ball in their workout routine. It’s great for many things, including building core strength.

The Sivan Health and Fitness Balance Fit Chair with ball and pump takes this to a whole new level as it allows you to work your core all day long while sitting on it at work and multitasking at its finest! Buy it here.

5 Thoughtful Gift Ideas for Femme Fashion Folks

Not sure what to get your fashion-savvy friend? We have a few ideas for you.

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1. Shoes at Dr. Scholl’s Shoes

Dr. Scholl’s Shoes are legitimately adorable! I wrote a post on the types of shoes you should own here, featuring a great deal of them from Dr. Scholl’s Shoes. Check out the shoe collections here.

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2. Dresses at Modcloth

I love Modcloth! And while they have some of the cutest home decor things I have ever seen, their dresses have to be my fav. These are perfect if your buddy has more of a retro and funky style. Check it out here.

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3. Name Plate Necklace

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The nameplate necklace is a retro style that is making a serious comeback. What better way to show your buddy you were thinking about them than a nameplate necklace? Get one here.

4. A Good Pair of Jeans

We all want that perfect pair of jeans, but finding the right fit can be challenging. How awesome would it be to get your buddy that ideal pair? Lucky Jeans has a great variety of jeans for different body types

They offer not just great denim with plus sizes up to 24W in jeans. They are offering 50% off for their Black Friday sale. Grab a pair for your bud here.

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5. Multiple Finger Ring

If your buddy is a ring person, you should get them the multiple finger rings. The cool part about these is they do give the illusion of being more like a tattoo instead of a circle, just less permanent. Check out this excellent option.

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The Most Clever Traveler Gifts of 2016

We are big on travel here at M3. And if you have a buddy who loves travel or wants to travel more, here are a few gift ideas they may enjoy.

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1. Gift Boutique Jewelry Travel Box

Okay, so this can double as a gift for your fashion friends as well. If you know someone who packs a lot of makeup, beauty products, and jewelry when they travel, then this is an excellent gift to have! Check out this gem here.

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2. Trtl Soft Neck Support Travel Pillow

Okay, I know what you are thinking: What a corny gift. But if they are an avid traveler, they can appreciate a pillow that gives them a little neck support when they sleep on a plane or in the car. This one is better than a traditional u-shaped memory foam travel pillow, half the size of a travel pillow, and weighs only 148 grams. Check it out here.

3. Virgin America Flight

Is your friend traveling somewhere soon but has not purchased their ticket yet? Get it for them on Virgin Airlines. In case you’ve never experienced a Virgin flight, it’s fantastic.

It was filled with amenities like Wi-Fi, drinks, food, movies on demand, and extra legroom for everyone! And it’s all included in your ticket price. Let them travel in style.

If they are not planning a trip soon, gift them some Virgin Airlines points so they have them for the next time they travel. Check out how to give your buddy a flight here.

4. Multi-Purpose Travel Passport Wallet 

Do they have a wallet that fits their passport? If not, this would be a great gift idea. This one has multiple compartments, and it’s stylish enough to be worn on the reg. Check it out here.

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5. Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel: Our List of the 500 Best Places to See… Ranked

If all else fails, here is a great book to show them some of the best places to travel listed in order of coolness. The beautiful pictures are enough to make anyone want to travel more. This is a great book to inspire them on where to travel next. Please get it here.

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Exciting Gift Ideas He Will Love

If you are trying to decide on a gift idea for a guy in your life, there are plenty of options there, too.

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1. Awesome shoes

The holidays are a great time to revamp your man’s wardrobe! Sanuk offers many different style choices—from the laid-back Chiba TX to the more classic Guide white tennis shoe, there is a little something for everyone. Check out all that has to offer here.

2. Art of Shaving Kit

This Art of Shaving Kit is perfect for the well-groomed man in your life. It includes pre-shave oil, shaving cream, brush, and an after-shave balm—everything needed for the perfect shave! Check them out here.

3. Personalized Whiskey Barrel

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What is a man cave without a personalized whiskey barrel? Thanks to its miniature size, the aging process is accelerated, which means the alcohol of your choice will reach its peak flavor in only 3-5 days! Check this excellent barrel out here.

4. Grilled Cheese Maker

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Does your man love to camp and eat grilled cheese? Now he won’t have to choose between the two, thanks to this nifty gadget!

Place the sandwich inside, lock it down to keep the precious interiors safe, and hold it over the fire (or a gas stove!), and voila! A delicious cheese sandwich in the wilderness! Check it out here.

5. Graphic T-Shirt

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Who doesn’t like a funny T-shirt? From puns to dad jokes, who says clothes are a waste of a gift?! Check out all of the excellent options here.

5 Innovative Tech Gifts on Everyone’s Wish List

Everyone loves tech gifts! Make sure you get them the hottest ones that are out there right now. Check it out.

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1. Amazon Echo

The Amazon Echo is definitely at the top of everyone’s wish list! Much more than just another wireless speaker, the Echo is also a command device! Check it out here.

2. Apple Watch

Built-in GPS? Check. Water-resistant? Check. Are there tons of styles to choose from? Check. Need it? Absolutely. Check it out here.

3. HP Sprocket Portable Photo Printer

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Love to scrapbook on the go? This is a fun way to print pictures wirelessly from your photo stream or social media! It’s an inkless printer, too, so it’s ahead of its time. Find it here.

4. UE Boom

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This little beauty is waterproof and dirt-proof for the adventurer on your shopping list. This portable speaker is ideal for hiking, biking, and parties! As an added plus, the UE Boom 2 can pair with another speaker to get a full surround sound effect. Check it out here.

5. New Macbook

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At an easy-to-carry 3 pounds, this new MacBook is a game changer. With a phenomenal processing time and an impressive Retina display, Apple has yet to let its fans down! Check it out here and make someone’s holiday fantastic.

Potential Gift Ideas for the Hobbyist You Know

Have a friend who has some pretty cool hobbies? Check out this list of ideas for a few of them.

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A French Press

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Have a coffee fanatic in your home? How about a drowsy student visiting from school? The El Gato Malo French press brings classic coffee and tea making to the 21st century with its stainless steel outer appearance and double-walled capsule.

2. Custom M&Ms

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Customs M&M’s are a long-time favorite for your friend with a sweet tooth! There’s nothing like biting into a favorite picture or a funny inside joke! Add a variety of items to your M&M’s that will be meaningful for some time. You can custom-make your right here!

3. A Cabbaggage Farmer’s Market Bag

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Have a friend who enjoys going to the farmers market regularly? Or one who refuses to use plastic bags when they grocery shop? This is THE bag for them. It is insulated with multiple compartments, which makes it perfect for shopping at any farmer’s market, grocery store, and picnic!

 It includes a unique and removable shelf that creates a second layer to protect delicate items on the bottom from getting crushed, with an optional opening for tall bottles. Your friend will love you for it. Use the code MISSMILL to get $10 off until December 31st! You can find it here.

4. Diffuser and essential oils

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If you know someone who is into essential oils and or holistic remedies, this could be an excellent gift for them. Help your loved ones unwind with a diffuser and an array of essential oils! You can help them find their happy place right here and here!


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Do you know someone who is always on the go and swears that there is no time for cooking when they’re on the go? A crockpot can be the answer that they’ve been searching for! Just throw in the ingredients, and within a few hours, you have a fully cooked meal ready to go when you are! You can check it out here.

Simple Gift Ideas for Someone Hard to Shop For

If you got through this whole list and are still at a loss for what to get for the last person on your list, never fear. There are some great options for you below.

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1. Platejoy Subscription

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I feel this would be the perfect gift. Do you know someone who is always busy? So busy they don’t have time to plan every meal? Well, look no further for a gift for them.

Platejoy customizes a meal plan based on your diet restrictions, personal tastes, and time restraints. They then deliver the recipes and grocery lists straight to your phone.

If that is not enough, they also have the option to deliver the groceries to your house! It can’t get much easier than that. Get it for them here.

2. Fandango Gift Card

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We all love movies. With that in mind, it’s hard to go wrong with a gift card at Fandango. Even if they are not avid moviegoers, there are bound to be one or two films they would like to see.

Now, the cost is not an issue. Also, you don’t have to know which theater they prefer as Fandango covers a wide range. Snatch up on this deal here.

3. Dylan’s Candy Bower Sweet Tower

Holy sweets, Batman. This 12-inch high tower is truly a beautiful collection of some of the most delectable treats around. I would almost be disappointed not to get this gift.

Get it for someone special to you. And maybe order one for yourself while you’re at it… I know I’ll be getting one.

4. Personalized photo book

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I can’t think of anything this person would want because they already have EVERYTHING. Well, there is something for them too. You can get a customized photo book for them.

The gift of memories and reminiscence can never be a flop, it? Build your book here.

5. Nook E-reader

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If nothing else, you can always get them the excellent new Nook Tablet 7″. It is available in stores starting 11/25 and would be a perfect gift to anyone who loves to read.

They will have access to millions of books and can take them everywhere. It’s a much better option than dragging books around as you go.

The Best Millennial Gifts for Everyone You Know

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