It's that time of year again where many of us choose to honor the holidays and the people we love by giving gifts. The Good Clean Love® team is excited to share with you some of our favorite brands and gift ideas for 2022.
12 Gifts to Celebrate Your Loved Ones
For the Home
Having a home space that feels comforting and restorative is so important. This holiday season, help your loved ones achieve that with these thoughtful gifts.
This smart alarm clock is the perfect gift to give to the over-sleepers in your life. Designed to create a restful experience from sunset to sunrise, this clock comes with a wide array of calming sounds controlled via app to help you fall asleep and stay asleep. When morning comes, the sunrise light feature grows gradually brighter to help you feel as though you’re waking up with the sun, even when it’s still dark outside.
Chafinity Matcha Bundle
A Japanese-owned brand that aspires to create exceptional matcha experiences through sustainably produced tea plants, natural farming techniques, and are committing to bringing culture to agriculture for the wellness of their farms, soil, and ultimately the planet. Their tea is grown on a small family farm, focusing on quality excellence over mass production. Striving to maintain and share traditional Japanese values and practices, embodying zen in every sense by honoring life itself as a ceremony to be savored in even its simplest moments. This matcha set provides everything necessary to make your own fresh cup of calming and comforting matcha tea.
Crystal Cove Meditation Pillow
Designed by Los Angeles yoga instructor Angela Kukhahn, this pillow mimics calm, Southern California tide pools. The pillow is filled with cushiony buckwheat and sealed with an organic cotton liner, and brings just enough height and support to your meditation practice, allowing the delicate curves of your spine to fall into place for extended periods of comfortable sitting. Made with natural, non-toxic and vegan materials with a soft stretch-knit cover that can easily be removed for spot cleaning. Great for meditators and yogis of all skill levels and styles or simply sitting and relaxing, featuring a sturdy carry handle for easy transport from home to class.
For Personal Care
Give the gift of self-care this season and encourage your loved one to spend some quality time recentering themselves.
Hers & His Intimate Wash Duo
A perfect stocking stuffer for your favorite duo, we've paired our popular Balance feminine wash with our Men's Care intimate body wash so you both can enjoy a self-care regimen that works with your body, not against it. No harsh soaps. No parabens. No artificial fragrance. Only soothing botanicals blended with organic aloe, body-safe ingredients for a daily wash that cleans, deodorizes and soothes dry skin.
Yina Bian Stone Gua Sha
Yina is a woman and AAPI-owned company with a vision to share wellness rituals inspired by Chinese Medicine. This specific gua sha tool is cut from Bian Shi stone which contains over 30 minerals and trace elements that are known to help regenerate cells and draw out negative energy. The tool’s unique shape and slightly larger size is optimal for both facial and bodily use, able to sculpt the temples and jawline and also perfect for a deep-tissue massage on any part of the body. Optimal for depuffing, increasing circulation, decreasing tension, and is also perfect to pair with our Love Oils.
Your Sexual Health: A Guide to Understanding, Loving and Caring for Your Body
Written by Dr. Kate White, one of the country’s leading gynecologists, vice chair of academics, director of the Fellowship in Complex Family Planning at Boston Medical Center, and associate professor of OB-GYN at the Boston University School of Medicine. This book provides digestible and informative sexual health tips and answers regarding reproductive health.
Give the gift of intention this holiday season with this stylish and 100% recycled Intention Journal from Aya Paper Co. Aya Paper Co. is a sustainable stationary brand that creates greeting cards and gifts with the well-being of the earth at the front of mind. Founded by Creative Director SaVonne Anderson, who prioritizes creating high quality, sustainable products that represent the diverse Black experience.
Bink Day Bottle
We all know that one person who always never seems to drink enough water. This holiday season, give them the gift of the Bink Day Bottle. Available in a variety of stylish colors with a sleek, minimal design, this water bottle empowers you to be more mindful of the water you drink every day. Simply follow the AM/PM time markings on the bottle sleeve help you drink all day and meet hydration goals.
For Igniting Intimacy
Gifting useful and innovative tools and accessories to help you enjoy a reliable and vital sex life is one of the best ways to show your partner(s) you value their intimate wellbeing.
Almost Naked® Cardamom Gold Romance Trio
Gift your loved one a holistic intimate experience with our Almost Naked® Cardamom Gold Romance Trio. Featuring our best-selling organic lubricant, a delicious Coco Mint massage candle, and our Cardamom Gold CBD Love Oil, this trio is the perfect recipe for an enhanced intimate experience through aphrodisiac aromas and elevated touch.
On Top Closeness Card Deck
On Top is an e-learning platform founded by Sexologist Cheryl Fagan that provides educational resources with the goal of empowering people in all stages of life and love, and strives to normalize conversations about sex and provides accessible tools focused on sexual health and wellbeing. Though their website mostly contains educational resources including courses and videos, they also sell the Closeness Card Deck for intimate connection that helps squash the tension between your partner when having conversations about sex and emotional intimacy to promote a healthy relationship and sex life
Created for women, men, couples, or anyone who’s interested, OMGYES provides a toolkit for understanding practical pleasure techniques and can provide new language for expressing what you like in the bedroom (or wherever you get intimate!). Based on scientific studies and housed online, give the gift of knowledge with a one-time purchase that gives lifetime access to informational videos, animations, and ways to apply what science can teach about women’s pleasure in the bedroom.
NOX Silk Restraints
For anyone looking to explore restraint play but who maybe isn’t interested in clunky handcuffs or leather, these silk restraints from NOX are perfect. They may look and feel delicate, but feel free to tug, twist and pull to your heart's desire. They fit any size body and can be tied any number of ways.
Bonus: Giving the Gift of Your Presence
In addition to giving a physical gift, you can always consider giving someone you love the gift of pure presence – this can be the most amazing and life-changing gift you can offer. Offering your true, authentic, and actively present self can bring love home for the holidays and well into the new year.
What we remember and what makes up the stories we share years later is rarely found in a box, but rather comes through the moments when we share our full presence with the people we love. Read more.