Giving gifts releases endorphins into our brains, making us feel joyful — especially when we have the chance to watch a loved one unwrap a present picked out just for them. Whether you’re shopping for a birthday gift for your loyal boyfriend, celebrating an accomplishment with your best friend, or planning a surprise for your too-cool tween, you’ll want to find a unique gift idea they’ll love.
We’ve rounded up the most popular gifts of 2023, including best-sellers on Amazon, favorites from trendy brands, and viral TikTok finds — plus, top-rated products tested by the BeautyLeeBar Editors.
14K Gold Hoop Earrings
Classic hoop earrings are always on trend, and this lightweight pair has managed to earn more than 33,000 five-star ratings on Amazon. One reviewer writes that they’re “the perfect accessory” and another notes they’ve held up for over two years. The hypoallergenic hoops are available in rose, white and yellow gold, as well as four different hoop sizes.
3-in-1 Charging Station
Everyone could use a designated space to store — and charge — their everyday electronics. Their AirPods, Apple Watch and iPhone (or Samsung phone) will stay fully charged and within reach thanks to this Amazon bestseller. Reviewers say it’s easy to use, plus it’s available in five colors including light pink, sky blue and mint green.
Whether it’s drawing, journaling or note-taking, these fine tip colored pens are the perfect present for any creative — child or adult. Over 72,000 five-star Amazon reviewers love that the pens are easy to hold, last long and come in a variety of colors (18 bright shades, to be exact).
People have recently discovered the allure of face rolling. Perfect for all ages, this soothing ice roller is a great way to reduce puffiness, calm skin and shrink pores. Hint: Keep it in the freezer for the best results.
Apple Air Tag
Luggage locator, key finder and pet tracker are just a few ways to use the Apple Air Tag — which makes it possible to easily track items using the Find My app. Not only will you be able to pinpoint the exact location, but you can also play a sound on the built-in speaker to find a misplaced Air Tag.
Crocodile Shoulder Bag
Shoulder bags remain a popular style for 2023, and this faux leather purse is a timeless choice. There are more than 15 colors, from black crocodile to simple shades like white and gray — all for less than $20. According to Amazon reviewers, the bag offers a surprising amount of space and good quality given the price.
High-Waist Yoga Leggings
Selected by our expert testers as the best leggings on Amazon, these high-waisted yoga leggings are available in a ton of colors — so you can find their favorite. Our Good Housekeeping Institute testers love that they’re stretchy, opaque and comfortable to move around in.
Whether for a weekend getaway or trip to the gym, this spacious travel bag is fashionable and functional. There’s a separate shoe compartment with vents, multiple pockets and a waterproof pocket for wet cloths or towels. To pair with their taste, the nylon fabric bag is available in 10 styles, including off-white, black, pink, blue and gray.
Silk Pajamas Set
Matching sets are still all the rage, and we’re loving this silk pajamas set because it’s lightweight, soft and fits true to size — according to nearly 13,000 five-star Amazon reviewers that is. The long-sleeve V-neck top has a chest pocket, collar and button-front for a comfortable, elegant style.
Gua Sha Facial Tool
We’re all for self-care in 2023, and this gua sha tool takes any routine to the next level. It’s designed to improve circulation in the face and neck, plus increase the flow of blood, lymph and body fluids. The long-lasting jade stone is available in a few colors, including azure green, baby pink and pink.
Upgrade their emotional support water bottle to the Tik Tok-famous Stanley tumblr, complete with an easy-carry grip handle and a narrow base that fits into most cup holders. The double-wall vacuum insulation will keep their water cold for up to nine hours!
Promeed 100% Silk Pillowcase
Silk pillowcases are worth the hype. They’re found to be better for your skin and hair, and this pick was ranked the best value silk pillowcase. Our testers found it to be comfortable, smooth and sweat wicking.