2019 Christmas Gift Guide for Him
If you are searching for the perfect ethical Christmas present for a friend, family member or yourself – we offer a huge range of locally-made, organic, sustainable, palm-oil free gift ideas for men of all ages.
Santos Organics is your one stop shop for the most ethical and sustainable gifts for Christmas. We stock the highest quality, organic and palm-oil free, Australian products that are consciously created with intention, inspiration and love for the environment in mind.
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Top Gift Ideas for Him
Featuring our locally-owned suppliers
Retreatment Botanics Skin Care
Our favourite high performance, palm-oil free skin care range – Retreatment Botanics uses only the highest quality organic and Austalian active botanicals – used by therapists at local award-winning Gaia Retreat and designed to give you an at home Spa experience. The range was designed by Australian Actress Olivia Newton-John and Gaia Retreat and makes the perfect special gift for women or men of all ages. All of the range is certified by Orangutan Alliance. For men, we recommend the Kakadu Brightening Serum (Olivia’s partners’ favourite product) or the Wild Kakadu hand & body cream. We have a Special offer currently running in Santos Organics stores whilst stocks last – purchase two or more Retreatment Botanics products and receive a free Wild Kakadu hand and body cream. Wild Kakadu Hand & Body Cream – $39
Superfeast ‘Masons Mushrooms’ Blend – $61.95 100g
Who doesn’t love tonics and medicinal mushrooms? We stock the highest grade, ethically sourced medicinal mushrooms and tonic superfood blends by locally-owned Superfeast. We love their best-selling Masons Mushrooms blend which contains a super-blend of nourishing medicinal mushrooms hand-picked to support immunity, gut health, hormonal function and the nervous system. Revered in ancient herbal traditions, these potent adaptogenic herbs boost vitality and encourage longevity.
Hemp Collective Shampoo and Conditioner Bars – $14.95 shampoo and $21.95 conditioner bars
We love these zero waste organic and palm-oil free shampoo and conditioner bars in tins- made locally using Hemp Collective’s own sustainably grown hemp oil from Byron Bay. Their shampoo and conditioner bars are effective and nourishing and come in reusable tins. They are also vegan, great for travellers, greywater safe, use the best naturally derived ingredients and are completely free of palm oil, no SLS or parabens. Hemp Collective wanted to eliminate the thousands of chemically manufactured ingredients used in our body care products that not only cause irritation to people but also the planet.
Little Mashies & Seed and Sprout reusable products
We love both of these locally-owned businesses – Little Mashies and Seed & Sprout, that are leading the way in tackling plastic pollution by creating innovative reusable and sustainable products that help people reduce their single-use waste and tread more gently on the planet. We stock products from both these brands, including reusable drink bottles, lunch boxes, food wraps, food storage bags, zero waste stretch wraps, reusable straws, bulk bags, reusable baby food pouches and more…These brands are paving the way for the zero waste movement in Australia and offering the highest quality sustainable ware solutions – encouraging people to buy products that are reusable and last a lifetime. Seed and Sprout reusable bulk bag set (organic cotton) $23.95, Seed and Sprout insulated drink flask $48.95, Little Mashies reusable 1500ml storage bag 1 pack – $21.95, Little Mashies reusable straws 2 pack – $9.95, Little Mashies mixed 3 pack food stretch wraps – $19.95
Church Farm General Store
Church Farm makes beautiful botanical, palm-oil free soaps and delicious sauces using local and homegrown ingredients from their property in Byron Bay – their products make great presents for men of all ages.
Church Farm soap – $8.95 ea, Church Farm sauces (hot sauces, curry pastes, BBQ, tomato, brown sauce) – $14.40 ea
Alchemy of Plant & Sun Herbal Skin Care
Handcrafted by a herbalist in the hills of Byron Bay – Alchemy of Plant and Sun skin care is filled with vibrant, organic homegrown herbs, botanicals and oils and powered purely by plants and sun. Small-batch and consciously grown and crafted with the intention of being used as healing products by both males and females – these products fly off the shelves and are a top favourite for men and women of all ages. King Calendula salve $33.95
Olive Gap Organic Farm – Tea tree oil 20ml $19.95
The most beautiful locally-grown tea tree oil, which is certified organic by Olive Gap Farm. We love this multi-purpose tea tree oil grown using sustainable farming methods in Byron Bay.
Sun & Earth Zinc SPF 30+ – $19.95
Get ready for Summer, naturally, with local Sun & Earth Zinc, which comes in a range of shades and contains organic ingredients and no-nasties. Designed for everyday wear Sun & Earth will nourish, tint and protect your skin – without the nasty chemical filters.
Good & Clean Deodorant $19.95 (Made in VIC, Australia)
Good & Clean makes Earth-friendly natural, palm-oil free deodorants in reusable and recycled tins, using organic and Australian ingredients. Free from aluminium and sodium bicarbonate – they are also cruelty-free and vegan. Made by an Ecologist and Environmentalist, Good & Clean regularly donates a percentage of profits to land and ocean conservation projects. The Santalum flavour is perfect for men, made with Australian sandalwood, buddha wood and cedarwood essential oils.