Gift Ideas for Her -
a Nail Care Gift Basket for Any Woman Who Appreciates Well-Groomed Nails

If you are in search of gift ideas for her, you can hardly ever go wrong with a nail care gift basket. It's an excellent gift idea for mom, grandma, wife, girlfriend or any girl aged 10 and up (my daughters would argue it starts at 4...). It also makes a perfect mothers day gift basket.


Because most women just love applying a fresh coat of nail polish onto their toe or finger nails - It looks great! if feels great! it literally brightens up their day! (some women even find it to be a relaxing form of "occupational therapy").

Get some or all of the below items and put together a nail care gift basket for her to enjoy!

Nail care gift basket ingredients

gift basket toilteries bagsmall bowl Container - basket, cosmetics bag, bowl (see below).
liquid soap Liquid soap - to mix with warm water in a bowl and soak fingers in as a first step to a manicure.
small bowl

Small Bowl - to soak fingers in once water and soap are in.

hand towel

Hand towel - to dry hands after soaking them.

nail polish remover Nail polish remover - to remove old nail polish before applying a new one.
cotton balls Cotton balls - to remove old nail polish.
nail scissors Nail scissors / clipper - to trim nails.
cuticle kit Cuticle kit - for handling cuticles.
orangewood sticks Orangewood sticks - to clean under nails and push cuticles back.
emery board

Emery board - to smoothen nail surface before applying nail polish.

nail file

Nail file - to shape nails before applying nail polish.

base coat polish

Nail clear base coat - some apply a clear base coat before applying the colored nail polish.

nail polish

Nail polish - the most important item in a nail care gift basket (it can even be the only ingredient if you include a variety of nail polish bottles in your basket). There's a very wide range to choose from. Pick a few colors depending on your budget and your recipient. Don't be afraid to go wild on the color palette!

nail polish holder

Nail polish holder - a truly useful gift idea for her if she applies her own nail polish. This device holds nail polish bottle in an angle, freeing up hands and helps avoiding spills.

nail art

Nail art (stickers, diamonds etc) - there are so many inexpensive beads, stickers, glitters, decals and other decorations to choose from. Go for it!

corrector pen Nail polish corrector pen - to correct any smearing while applying nail polish.
top coat polish

Top Coat Nail Polish - can be applied on top of colored nail polish to seal and protect the colored polish.


Healthy Nail lotion - yes, there are lotions specifically for nails...

toes separators

Toes separator - these foam separators or "spacers" are useful when applying toenail polish in case your recipient is into pedicures.

gift voucher

Nail salon gift voucher - a pampering gift idea for her! It's nice to get a professional manicure every now and then.

nail care gift voucher Homemade manicure / pedicure gift voucher - looking for a unique and inexpensive gift idea for her and know how to apply nail polish? How about inviting her for a manicure / pedicure done by you? simply print out this color gift voucher or a black and white one, fill in the details and put it in your gift basket!

Want to splurge some more? how about a

Nail polish dryer -if your recipient is a self manicure addict this is an extremely practical gift idea for her. A nail dryer quickly dries up nail polish, eliminating the need to wait for up to an hour until all fingernails are dry.

Need instructions to put your gift basket together? click here!

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