7 Last-Minute Mother's Day Gifts You Can Buy at the Drugstore

May 10, 2019
7 Last-Minute Mother's Day Gifts You Can Buy at the Drugstore

Ready or not, Mother’s Day is in two days, which means it’s time to make moves if you haven’t already. At this point, it’s probably too late to take to the Internet to put it an order, which means you need to head out to your nearest beauty store with a purpose. Before you write off the drugstore in pursuit of a luxe find from Sephora, keep in mind that there are so many affordable gift options available. Pair a product with a bouquet of flowers or quite literally turn an array of beauty products into an array of flowers. Ahead, find our drugstore-friendly Mother’s Day picks, along with where exactly you can pick them up in select stores nationwide.

For Pickup at CVS:

La Roche-Posay Anthelios Tinted Face Sunscreen

Gift mom something that she’ll actually use, like this lightweight mineral sunscreen with SPF 50. We recommend pairing the sunscreen with a hydrating foundation or tinted moisturizer from the makeup section of your local drugstore for a sun-ready summer beauty routine.

For Pickup at Ulta: The Skin-Care Essentials Kit

Ulta Skincare Superstars

Dubbed “beauty routine essentials,” this value kit is a curated collection of top-rated cleansers and moisturizers. Mom will have a field day testing out all of the different products, like La Roche-Posay Anthelios 60 Ultra-Light Sunscreen Fluid, CeraVe Hydrating Facial Cleanser and the Pacifica Disobey Time Rose & Peptide Facial Mask.

For Pickup at Walgreens: The Face Mask

Garnier SkinActive Black Peel-Off Mask with Charcoal

Gift Mom a spa-night essential like this peel-off mask with charcoal to help rid skin of impurities and reduce the appearance of pores. For a full self-care routine, we recommend gifting with a face mist, facial roller and hydrating serum.

For Pickup at Rite Aid: The Exfoliator

L’Oréal Paris Pure Sugar Face Scrub with Kona Coffee

A good face scrub is a must-have in every vanity and this one will satisfy both skin-care lovers and coffee obsessees.

For Pickup at Target: The Spring-Ready Kit

Target April Beauty Box

Target did you the favor of putting together a beauty box full of rainy-day essentials to freshen up with, like dry shampoo, deodorant, under-eye brightening gels and glycolic resurfacing pads.

For Pickup at Walmart:

Eos Tropical Escape Wildberry and Mango Melon Lip Balm

For a cute little gift that you can’t go wrong with, check out this summery two-piece lip kit from Eos. Each lip balm is infused with coconut oil and they come in two shapes: one round and one traditional bullet.

For a Quick Amazon Prime Delivery: Travel-Size Must-Haves

CeraVe Travel Size Toiletries Skin Care Set

CeraVe turned its four bestsellers into a travel-size kit that, together, adds up to an entire daily and nightly routine. In the kit, you’ll get the Hydrating Facial Cleanser, Foaming Facial Cleanser, Moisturizing Cream and Moisturizing Lotion.

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