We owe a lot of things to our moms—the sharp wit, the engaging intelligence, the taste for finer things in life, and of course, the genes that make us beautiful. As mother’s day is just around the corner, give back to the queen in our lives with these posh gifts that she’ll definitely enjoy.
1. A deliciously posh dinner
A queen deserves a meal fit for royals, so reserve her a seat in one of the finest restaurants that you can afford.
TRY: The Queen’s Dinner (P1,200) at Impressions Maxim Hotel runs for the whole month of May from 6pm to 12 midnight. The menu was created by none other than Chef Cyrille Soenen, the first and only resident Maitres de Cuisiniers de France (Master Chef of France) in the Philippines. For more details, visit www.rwmanila.com.
2. A slimming therapy package
Aging doesn’t mean that your mom should stop looking and feeling sexy. If she’s having a hard time losing excess fat even if she’s been diligently working out, help her out with a slimming therapy package. Who knows? She might even whip up your favorite paella out of appreciation!
Are you feeling less confident in wearing a bikini top because of your back fat? Eliminate these stubborn fats with our KryoSculpt, a safe and non-surgical procedure that uses cold therapy to do the job. A fat-burning cream is infused into the target areas without using painful needles. Have this treatment done weekly for at least 10 sessions and maintain a healthy diet plus regular exercise to optimize results, Start your KryoSculpt sessions this weekend and look sexier in your bikini in time for your beach getaways this coming summer! #KryoSculpt #beautybyAS #beachbody #noninvasive #ASMakati #ASAlabang
TRY: Ultherapy KyroSculpt is a non-invasive procedure which uses cold therapy to get rid of stubborn fats. Each treatment lasts only for 20 minutes in areas such as the arms, legs, chin, and abdomen. Ten treatments are recommended to see results. For more information, visit www.aestheticscienceclinic.com.
3. A relaxing staycation
Give your mom a break and book her a staycation in a classy hotel with rich amenities at her disposal. It’s her time to shine and be pampered, after all! Up the bonding by getting massages together!
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TRY: Marco Polo Ortigas' “For Mom, With Love” promo invites you to book a Premier Room from May 13 to 14 for your mom and get her a free 90-minute relaxing spa experience. Have tea with her at the hotel’s Connect Lounge, and surprise her with complimentary special gifts from the staff of Marco Polo. For more details visit www.marcopolohotels.com.
4. A wireless health and activity tracker
No matter what age, getting to know your body is a must so that you’ll know exactly how to take care of it. Your mom will definitely appreciate something that can help motivate her to get active, whether she’s in her sexy sixties or savvy seventies.
TRY: Fitbit Alta HR (P8,490) not only tracks how many steps you make in a day (note: the recommended number is 10,000), but can also monitor your heartrate and even see how well you’ve been snoozing with its sleep tracker. Utilize it with a Fitbit app on your phone, and gauge how to move towards a healthier lifestyle.
5. A pair of comfortable training shoes
You’ve already gotten her a health tracker, so why not go all out and get her a pair of new kicks? Whether she’s a health buff or just someone who loves strolling around the mall, comfortable shoes that can give support to her heels and the arc of her feet will definitely be more than appreciated.
TRY: The Nike Free TR 7 Focus Flyknit (P5,295 at select Nike stores) gives you lightweight support and flexibility you need for in-the-gym cardio and bodyweight conditioning—or even an out-of-town stroll with your family and friends.
6. A flagship phone
Every mom deserves a top-of-the-line experience when it comes to smartphones to help her organize her day, connect with her amigas, and even take a selfie or two. Get her the best of the best.
TRY: The Samsung Galaxy S8 (P39,990) and Samsung Galaxy S8+ (P45,990) come with Infinity Display which boasts of an end-to-end screen that’s not only pretty, but will also give you uninterrupted viewing experience. Both are fitted with a powerful 8-megapixel front camera lens and smart autofocus, as well as a rear 12-megapixel dual camera with a with an f1.7 lens that adjusts even in dark environments to provide you with clear and sharp shots.