Gift Giving Guide 2017

 

As we all embark on the gift-giving season, consider giving the gift of health! These are great ideas for teachers, college kids, parents, grandparents, your best friend….ok, just about anybody that wants/needs to get or stay on the path to better health! I love giving meaningful gifts that are actually USEFUL.  Why not give a gift that will enrich someone’s life – and maybe even make a difference in their health!?

Check out the ideas! I am also available for custom gift-baskets – see the end of this post for details!

Here we go! First, I’ll share a little about each product, then I’ll share some of my favorite ways to make some packages out of them!

First, some ideas for teachers:

Under $10

  1. Herbal Blend Multi-Purpose Cream… $7.75

This cream is perfect for the cold, dry, winter months.  Cooling mentholated formula is enriched with natural extracts, including rosemary, chamomile, corn oil, and salvia to nourish stressed skin.  This nongreasy formula leaves skin soft and refreshed. Perfect for soothing dry, chapped and rough skin including callouses on knees, elbows and feet.

  1. Basic H2 Organic Super Cleaning Wipes…$10.35

This little 16 oz bottle creates an unbelievable 48 gallons of super-safe, really powerful, all purpose cleaner, or 5,824 bottles of window cleaner.  We challenge you to use it up any time soon to clean everything from spilled milk, to bug guts on the window, to splattered spaghetti sauce. Gift a safe, non-toxic home!

  1. Germ Off Wipes … $7.75

For the extra gross stuff! Leaves your bathroom and kitchen fresh and clean. The smart way to clean and disinfect – which is extra important during the time of year most people are sick and spreading their germs around.

  1. Lip Balm… $6.70

This nourishing lip treatment provides protection against peeling and chapping while smoothing the appearance of fine vertical lines.  Softens and firms with Cocoa Seed and Shea Butter.  SPF 15 provides broad spectrum protection against UV-induced collagen breakdown.

Under $30

  1. Shaklee Energizing Tea… $25.45

A refreshing energy boost. Forget coffee and amped-up sodas. Here’s a safe and natural way to head off the slumps when you need a quick pick-me-up. An exclusive blend of antioxidant-rich green, white and red teas, as well as taurine, naturally boosts your energy and enhances alertness. Enjoy morning or afternoon, hot or cold. Pomegranate is my personal favorite.

  1. Shaklee Energy Chews… $20.00

Shaklee Energy Chews provide a clean burst of healthy energy to help you get that extra edge when you need it most. Each chew contains a scientific blend of caffeine from natural green tea extract, plus L-tyrosine, L-theanine, B vitamins and vitamin D. And there are no artificial flavors, sweeteners or added preservatives you’ll find in other energy products. That’s PURE energy. Teachers NEED these!

  1. Shaklee 180 Snack Bars$20.35

A sweet, guilt-free treat. Snack on and be happy. Loaded with protein and fiber, just one delicious Shaklee 180 Snack Bar will go a long way in curbing hunger and keeping the munchies at bay. 9 – 10 grams of hunger fighting protein, Powered by Leucine®, Non-GMO soy protein, No artificial flavors, sweeteners, or preservatives added, Gluten free, 99% lactose free. Perfect snack for teachers and anyone else on the go!

  1. Shaklee 180 Meal Bars… $26.50

A complete meal-on-the-go. No time to sit and dine? Grab a meal-in-a-bar and go! The perfect alternative to the Shaklee180 Energizing Smoothee, each chewy bar is packed with the healthful nutrients your hard-working body needs. Protein and fiber to help keep you feeling full and satisfied for hours. Leucine helps your body retain lean muscle while you slim down. 18 – 20 grams of hunger-fighting protein, 6 – 7 grams of fiber, Powered by Leucine®, Non-GMO soy protein, Gluten free, No artificial flavors, colors, sweeteners or preservatives added.

Under $50

  1. Shaklee Life Energizing Shake … $42.80

New delicious meal shake contains nutrients clinically proven to help create the foundation for a longer, healthier life. It is designed to increase your energy, help you achieve a healthier weight, and provide incredible digestive and immune support from fiber and probiotics. 24 grams* of protein, including 16 grams of plant-based, non-GMO protein, Added leucine to help preserve lean muscle and achieve a healthier weight, A powerful combination of prebiotics and one billion CFU of patented probiotics, Omega-3 (ALA) to support heart and brain health, Gluten free, lactose free, low glycemic, and Kosher, Contains no added artificial flavors, sweeteners or preservatives. Perfect for those who need solid nutrition on the go!

 

Gifts for Her …. mom, grandma, sister, wife, or just a special lady in your life!

Under $10

  1. Herbal Blend Multi-Purpose Cream… $7.75

This cream is perfect for the cold, dry, winter months.  Cooling mentholated formula is enriched with natural extracts, including rosemary, chamomile, corn oil, and salvia to nourish stressed skin.  This nongreasy formula leaves skin soft and refreshed. Perfect for soothing dry, chapped and rough skin including callouses on knees, elbows and feet.

  1. Lip Balm… $6.70

This nourishing lip treatment provides protection against peeling and chapping while smoothing the appearance of fine vertical lines.  Softens and firms with Cocoa Seed and Shea Butter.  SPF 15 provides broad spectrum protection against UV-induced collagen breakdown.

Under $20

  1. Infusing Mineral Masque… $16.20

Bring the spa home! Purified, hypoallergenic clay formula unclogs pores and lifts away impurities, leaving a luminous complexion that looks dramatically smoother, conditioned, and refreshed. Contains triple-patented Vital Repair+® Complex to protect against free radical damage. Perfect for all skin types – even the most sensitive. Paraben Free.

  1. Moisturizing Shower Gel… $15.25

This patented, plant -derived moisturizing shower gel gently cleanses, soothes, and invigorates. It rejuvenates with essential sea minerals, hydrates with sea-botanical extracts, and protects with triple patented Vital-Repair+®Complex. Our super-gentle formula leaves skin feeling radiantly clean. You’ll step out of the shower with skin that feels as though it’s been thoroughly moisturized. Paraben Free.

  1. Hand and Body Lotion… $18.10

Nourish your skin with this lightweight, non-greasy yet intensely moisturizing lotion.  Clinically proven to provide an instant moisture surge and continued release for up to six hours. Patented Vital-Repair+® Complex helps reverse UV-induced signs of aging, while pro-vitamin B5 strengthens nails.  Added bonus: a botanical prebiotic that creates a healthy environment on the skin to strengthen its natural protective system. Paraben Free.

  1. Refining Polisher… $16.20

This head-to-toe, hypoallergenic exfoliator and moisturizer stimulates, clarifies, and softens skin. In the shower, its natural humectants pull moisture from the steam into your skin, instantly reviving its dull, tired appearance and feel. Gentle enough for everyday use – even for sensitive skin – it contains triple patented Vital Repair+®Complex for a natural defense against free radical change. Paraben Free.

Under $50

1.    YOUTH® Age Defense Mineral Moisturizer SPF 30 … $40.00

Protect your skin from far more than just the sun. Natural marine biopolymers protect you from pollution.  Patented antioxidants protect against free radicals. Naturally derived mineral zinc oxide provides chemical-free SPF 30 Broad Spectrum UVA/UVB protection. Vitamins and nourishing oils moisturize your skin and improve overall appearance of skin tone.  YOUTH products are all 100% vegan and cruelty free.

Powered by: Mineral SPF 30, Vital Repair+®, and Muscadine Grape Extract.

  1. YOUTH® Activating BB Cream … $40.00

Evens, Corrects, Hydrates, Nourishes, Protects.   Select your shade or try our new BB Cream 4 pack to blend to your perfect match. The BB Cream 4 pack contains one tube of each shade: Light, Light Medium, Medium, and Dark.

Get flawless, glowing skin. This multitasking 5-in-1 Beauty Balm is designed to do it all. Formulated with muscadine grape polyphenols to protect against damaging free radicals, plus vitamins C, E, and B5 to nourish. Green Algae helps improve firmness while an ocean-derived polymer creates a pollution-protection shield. Naturally derived zinc provides chemical-free SPF 30 Broad Spectrum UVA/UVB sun protection.

YOUTH products are all 100% vegan and cruelty free.

Special holiday GLAM kit available through 12/31/17!

 

SPLURGE

1.    YOUTH® Advanced Anti-Aging Regimen … $250

The entire Advanced Anti-Aging Regimen was designed to work together for improved skin texture, radiance, and firmness, and reducing the appearance of wrinkles.  Formulated with active anti-aging ingredients in every single product in the line, YOUTH provides treatment benefits in each of the four simple steps.

100% of women had younger-looking skin and 2/3 shifted their skin age into a younger decade. Get started today.

The Advanced Anti-Aging Regimen includes:

  • Step 1:  Luminous Gel Oil Cleanser – 3-in-1, soap-free, pH-balanced cleanser.  Gently polish, purify and prepare your skin.
  • Step 2:  Perfecting Skin Toner – Free your skin of dull cells and environmental pollutants. Exfoliate, hydrate and nourish for glowing skin.
  • Step 3:  Youth Activating Serum – 10X the actives to provide the critical regeneration step.  Renews skin at the cellular level for superior radiance and rejuvenation.
  • Step 4 Day:  Age Defense Mineral Moisturizer – Naturally derived zinc oxide provides chemical-free SPF 30 Broad Spectrum UVA/UVB protection.  Vitamins and botanicals moisturize your skin and improve skin tone.
  • Step 4 Night:  Advanced Renewal Night Cream – This targeted night repair cream supports your skin’s cell renewal process. A proprietary botanical blend helps collagen and elastin production to make skin appear younger looking, smoother, and more luminous. Available in Light or Rich formulas.

YOUTH products are all 100% vegan, cruelty free and gluten free. Each YOUTH product shown contains a 60-day supply.

SPECIAL GIFT through December 31: Get a FREE Radiance C+E ($94 value) when you purchase the new Advanced Anti-Aging Regimen and place on Autoship.†

PLUS through December 31 ONLY: Receive a new holiday blue sparkle YOUTH cosmetic bag with each purchase of the new Advanced Anti-Aging Regimen.†

 

 

Gifts for dad, grandpa, brother, husband, or just a special man in your life!

Under $15

  1. Herbal Blend Multi-Purpose Cream… $7.75

This cream is perfect for the cold, dry, winter months.  Cooling mentholated formula is enriched with natural extracts, including rosemary, chamomile, corn oil, and salvia to nourish stressed skin.  This nongreasy formula leaves skin soft and refreshed. Perfect for soothing dry, chapped and rough skin including callouses on knees, elbows and feet.

Under $35

  1. Shaklee Energy Chews … $20.00

Shaklee Energy Chews provide a clean burst of healthy energy to help you get that extra edge when you need it most. Each chew contains a scientific blend of caffeine from natural green tea extract, plus L-tyrosine, L-theanine, B vitamins and vitamin D. And there are no artificial flavors, sweeteners or added preservatives you’ll find in other energy products. That’s PURE energy.

  1. Performance Endurance Electrolyte Drink … $30.00

Supports optimal hydration and Increases endurance. Shaklee Performance is clinically proven to hydrate better than water. In fact, it has more electrolytes and provides more energy than the leading hydration drink. Our proprietary OPTI-LYTE™ electrolyte blend plus our unique mix of carbohydrates delivers instant and sustained energy and supports optimal hydration. Plus, it tastes delicious. (Also, great to have on hand for cold/flu season to stay hydrated!)

  1. CorEnergy… $32.10

Supports body’s ability to maintain energy*, Plus Ginseng which is known to enhance stamina and energy every day*, Antioxidants to help promote sustained vitality. CorEnergy uses a cordyceps extract from a mushroom in China that has been found to enhance stamina, possibly by promoting more efficient use of oxygen and enhancing cardiovascular health.* It also contains green tea extract for the antioxidant benefits of one cup of green tea.* Three capsules provide herbal adaptogens and antioxidant phytonutrients that support the body’s own ability to maintain energy and resist everyday fatigue*

Under $50

  1. Shaklee Life Energizing Shake … $42.80

New delicious meal shake contains nutrients clinically proven to help create the foundation for a longer, healthier life. It is designed to increase your energy, help you achieve a healthier weight, and provide incredible digestive and immune support from fiber and probiotics. 24 grams* of protein, including 16 grams of plant-based, non-GMO protein, Added leucine to help preserve lean muscle and achieve a healthier weight, A powerful combination of prebiotics and one billion CFU of patented probiotics, Omega-3 (ALA) to support heart and brain health, Gluten free, lactose free, low glycemic, and Kosher, Contains no added artificial flavors, sweeteners or preservatives. Perfect for the athletic guy or the one that you want to sneak a healthy meal into!

  1. Performance Physique … $45.00-50.00

Advanced Physique – post workout recovery

Performance Advanced Physique 100% Grass-Fed Whey Protein is powered by a scientifically developed, intelligent-release blend of 100% grass-fed whey protein. Made with a proprietary cold filtration process to preserve the essential bioactives.

Contains 50% more leucine‡ than traditional whey protein, the key branched-chain amino acid proven to help preserve and build lean muscle.

For best results, take within 30 minutes after workout.

The Shaklee Performance line
A safe, proven, comprehensive way to get the optimized nutrition you need to support your specific activity and fitness goals. Whether you visit the gym twice a week to stay fit and active, or you’re a competitive athlete, Performance has the solution to help maximize your results and speed recovery.

  • Recover, repair and build lean muscle faster*
  • Fast absorbing and easy to digest
  • Packed with 20g protein†
  • Only 110 calories and 3g carbohydrates†

 

Physique + BioBuild – post workout recovery for endurance athletes

Performance Physique + Bio-Build Recovery Shake is a pure high-octane fuel for rapid muscle recovery. Made with our powerful Bio-Build† blend, a mix of intelligent-release protein and carbohydrates, clinically proven to naturally activate the body’s recovery process. Delivers more energy to the muscle than either carbohydrates or protein alone.

To help maximize recovery, consume immediately after working out and again two hours later.

The Shaklee Performance line
A safe, proven, comprehensive way to get the optimized nutrition you need to support your specific activity and fitness goals. Whether you visit the gym twice a week to stay fit and active, or you’re a competitive athlete, Performance has the solution to help maximize your results and speed recovery.

  • Helps build firm lean muscles
  • Helps restore muscle energy and support muscle repair
  • Contains 14g of protein

For the athlete or fitness fanatic in your life!

Under $20

  1. Shaklee Energy Chews… $20.00

Shaklee Energy Chews provide a clean burst of healthy energy to help you get that extra edge when you need it most. Each chew contains a scientific blend of caffeine from natural green tea extract, plus L-tyrosine, L-theanine, B vitamins and vitamin D. And there are no artificial flavors, sweeteners or added preservatives you’ll find in other energy products. That’s PURE energy.

Under $35

  1. Performance Endurance Electrolyte Drink … $30.00

Supports optimal hydration and Increases endurance. Shaklee Performance is clinically proven to hydrate better than water. In fact, it has more electrolytes and provides more energy than the leading hydration drink. Our proprietary OPTI-LYTE™ electrolyte blend plus our unique mix of carbohydrates delivers instant and sustained energy and supports optimal hydration. Plus, it tastes delicious. (Also, great to have on hand for cold/flu season to stay hydrated!)

  1. CorEnergy… $32.10

Supports body’s ability to maintain energy*, Plus Ginseng which is known to enhance stamina and energy every day*, Antioxidants to help promote sustained vitality. CorEnergy uses a cordyceps extract from a mushroom in China that has been found to enhance stamina, possibly by promoting more efficient use of oxygen and enhancing cardiovascular health.* It also contains green tea extract for the antioxidant benefits of one cup of green tea.* Three capsules provide herbal adaptogens and antioxidant phytonutrients that support the body’s own ability to maintain energy and resist everyday fatigue*

Under $50

  1. Shaklee Life Energizing Shake … $42.80

New delicious meal shake contains nutrients clinically proven to help create the foundation for a longer, healthier life. It is designed to increase your energy, help you achieve a healthier weight, and provide incredible digestive and immune support from fiber and probiotics. 24 grams* of protein, including 16 grams of plant-based, non-GMO protein, Added leucine to help preserve lean muscle and achieve a healthier weight, A powerful combination of prebiotics and one billion CFU of patented probiotics, Omega-3 (ALA) to support heart and brain health, Gluten free, lactose free, low glycemic, and Kosher, Contains no added artificial flavors, sweeteners or preservatives.

Splurge!

Performance Packs

The Shaklee Performance line
A safe, proven, comprehensive way to get the optimized nutrition you need to support your specific activity and fitness goals. Whether you visit the gym twice a week to stay fit and active, or you’re a competitive athlete, Performance has the solution to help maximize your results and speed recovery.

Fitness Pack – For the everyday athlete…$120

The Performance Fitness Pack is designed for lifestyle athletes including those in spinning, strength, and cross training classes or anyone looking to tone their body and live a more active lifestyle.

  • Enhance performance with less sugar and calories
  • Burn more fat and build lean muscle mass during your regular exercise routine
  • Recover faster to help you stay on track

The pack includes:

  • Zero Calorie Energy Drink – Delivers clean energy without the artificial ingredients found in traditional energy drinks. Improves physical performance and mental alertness.* Convenient stick packs are great for on-the-go.
  • Low-Calorie Electrolyte Drink – Clinically tested to hydrate better than water.∞ Replenishes electrolytes lost during physical activity. Convenient stick packs.
  • Advanced Physique 100% Grass Fed Whey Protein – Recover, repair, and build lean muscle faster. Fast-absorbing and easy to digest. Proprietary cold filtration process to preserve bio-actives.
  • PM Recovery Complex – Ultra-pure tart cherry extract is clinically tested to reduce post-workout muscle soreness and optimize recovery, which helps improve sleep quality. Also contains our patented Pain Relief blend.

Endurance Pack – For the endurance athlete … $145.00

The Performance Endurance Pack is designed for marathon runners, long distance cyclists, soccer players or any athlete involved in extended, high intensity aerobic activities.

Designed to:

  • Take intensity to the next level with a perfect balance of protein and carbohydrates to give your body the energy it needs
  • Help build firm, lean muscle; restore muscle energy; and support muscle repair
  • Recover faster to help you stay on track

The pack includes:

  • Energy Chews – A burst of clean energy to help improve performance and sharpen focus.* Great for on-the-go.
  • Endurance Electrolyte Drink – Clinically proven to hydrate better than water. Proprietary Opti-Lyte® blend helps maintain blood glucose levels to sustain energy and increase endurance.
  • Physique + Bio-Build® Recovery Shake – High-octane fuel for rapid muscle recovery. Bio-Build blend is clinically proven to deliver more energy to muscles than either carbohydrates or protein alone.
  • PM Recovery Complex – Ultra-pure tart cherry extract is clinically tested to reduce post-workout muscle soreness and optimize recovery, which helps improve sleep quality. Also contains our patented Pain Relief blend.

 

 

Gifts for New Moms

Under $20

  1. Shaklee Energy Chews… $20.00

Shaklee Energy Chews provide a clean burst of healthy energy to help you get that extra edge when you need it most. Each chew contains a scientific blend of caffeine from natural green tea extract, plus L-tyrosine, L-theanine, B vitamins and vitamin D. And there are no artificial flavors, sweeteners or added preservatives you’ll find in other energy products. That’s PURE energy.

  1. Shaklee Baby Massage Oil… $16.40

This ever-so-gentle massage oil is made with organic sunflower oil, lavender, and chamomile to moisturize and relax. It’s 100% natural and 73% organic ingredients.

  1. Shaklee Baby Soothing Lotion… $19.20

This naturally gentle lotion is formulated with organic sunflower seed and jojoba seed oils, plus shea butter.  Lavender, chamomile, rosemary, and vanilla oils are infused for a calming effect. This lotion is 99% natural with 87% organic ingredients.  It’s a bottle full of even more reasons to cuddle.

  1. Shaklee Baby Gentle Wash… $19.20

This extra gentle wash contains organic chamomile, lavender, and an aloe base to soothe the skin. It’s 99% natural with 76% organic ingredients.  The no-tears formula is hypoallergenic, pH balanced, and sensitivity tested to shower even the most tender skin with love. This nonirritating formula calms and relaxes while the mild lather is gentle on babies skin.

Under $30

  1. Shaklee Energizing Tea… $25.45

A refreshing energy boost. Forget coffee and amped-up sodas. Here’s a safe and natural way to head off the slumps when you need a quick pick-me-up. An exclusive blend of antioxidant-rich green, white and red teas, as well as taurine, naturally boosts your energy and enhances alertness. Enjoy morning or afternoon, hot or cold.

  1. Shaklee 180 Meal Bars… $26.50

A complete meal-on-the-go. No time to sit and dine? Grab a meal-in-a-bar and go! The perfect alternative to the Shaklee180 Energizing Smoothee, each chewy bar is packed with the healthful nutrients your hard-working body needs. Protein and fiber to help keep you feeling full and satisfied for hours. Leucine helps your body retain lean muscle while you slim down. 18 – 20 grams of hunger-fighting protein, 6 – 7 grams of fiber, Powered by Leucine®, Non-GMO soy protein, Gluten free, No artificial flavors, colors, sweeteners or preservatives added. Perfect for busy new moms to make sure they are still getting good nutrition to take care of their little ones.

  1. Performance Endurance Electrolyte Drink … $30.00

Supports optimal hydration. Shaklee Performance is clinically proven to hydrate better than water. In fact, it has more electrolytes and provides more energy than the leading hydration drink. Our proprietary OPTI-LYTE™ electrolyte blend plus our unique mix of carbohydrates delivers instant and sustained energy and supports optimal hydration. Especially important for breast feeding mamas. Plus, it tastes delicious. (Also, great to have on hand for cold/flu season to stay hydrated!)

 

Splurge!

  1. Shaklee Vitalizing Plan

New moms often have a difficult time getting in good nutrition while taking care of their new little ones.  The Vitalizing Plan combines the Shaklee Life Energizing Shake with Vitalizer, giving you the essential vitamins and minerals your body needs along with added nutritional benefits. The plan includes 30 servings of protein and added sustained-release B & C vitamins, carotenoids, and additional probiotics within Vitalizer™.

Shaklee Life Energizing Shake –increase energy, help you achieve a healthier weight, provide digestive and immune support

Vitalizer™ – 100% or more of the Daily Value of 23 essential vitamins, including twice the Daily Value of vitamins C, D, E, Includes Omega-3 fatty acids, carotenoids and added probiotics, Utilizes the Shaklee Micronutrient Advanced Release Technology system (S.M.A.R.T.) designed to dramatically improve absorption of key nutrients.

And now, Vitalizer Women is excellent as a prenatal/postnatal multivitamin.  Vitalizer Women provides a full sspectrum of nutritional support including 800 mcg of folic acid, 200 mcg of iodine and 18 mg of iron.

 

Gift Baskets!!

I will put these together for you and mail either to you or the recipient on your behalf.  Orders MUST be placed through me NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 10 2017 for delivery by Christmas! Options for products only or gift wrapped available.  I do not guarantee that the baskets in the photos will be available.  I am happy to put together a custom gift basket for you.  Please send me a message through my contact for or connect with my on Facebook

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Happy Holidays everyone!

Dr. Lauren