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What gifts to get your boyfriend for Christmas: presents for boyfriend on Mankind

Picking a gift for your boyfriend can be tricky. You know their interests, but they know them much better, and if they don’t already own what you’re eyeing up to buy as a gift, who’s to say they’ll even appreciate it? For this reason, it’s sensible to go with safe bets for Christmas presents, and luckily for you, there are plenty on offer here on Mankind. Fragrances, shaving, skincare, and general male grooming goodies are the perfect choice for boyfriends, no matter how long you’ve been together. In this post, we take you through the best presents for boyfriend on Mankind.

Presents for Boyfriend on Mankind

Fragrance Gifts

When it comes to fragrance gifts classics such as the Salvatore Ferragamo Acqua Essenziale Blue Eau de Toilette are always a safe bet, combining steadfast masculine aromas such as Tonka Bean, Patchouli, and Cedarwood. Alternatively, an out-of-the-ordinary fragrance such as the Aesop Marrakech Intense Eau de Toilette can be a great way to make an impact with your gift. For something which strikes a balance between the two, a fragrance such as Molton Brown’s Tobacco Absolute Eau de Toillete.

Skincare Gifts

Skincare gifts might seem a little ‘out there’ as presents for boyfriend, but bear with us. Most guys, even the ones that don’t admit it, love skincare. And the ones that perhaps aren’t so receptive to buying it for themselves are especially keen to be bought skincare as gifts. Even the boyfriends that feign reluctance on Christmas day will be avidly using their new skincare goodies after they get to try them out.

Shaving & Beard

For a lot of guys, shaving products are absolutely essential to maintaining their daily look, but what’s normally available in supermarkets is of a low quality, and what’s more, is unreasonably expensive. A shaving gift set such as the Proraso Vintage Selection Tin is a great way to inject some male grooming expertise into a shaving routine without breaking the bank.

Alternatively, for bearded boyfriends, a beardcare gift set is fantastic for ensuring a beard is well groomed, looking and smelling great, and feels nice to the touch. Check out this one by Jack Black, or this from Bulldog.

Grooming Gift Sets

When it comes to all encompassing grooming gift sets, we have to say that there are few which top our very own Mankind Christmas Collection. Worth over £475 and costing only £100, it’s a completely unique opportunity to let your boyfriend get his hands on some of the most exciting products in male grooming.

But if you fancy something a little bit different, there’s plenty more on offer. Check out this ARgENTUM Coffret Sois Infinis set, an incredible premium offering, or this Elemis Travel Treasures Set, which comes with its own travel bag.

Stocking Fillers

If you’re after a couple of additional presents, extra things to throw in to supplement the main attraction, then grooming stocking fillers are a brilliant choice.

Alternatively, if you’re looking for a high quality present which won’t take centre stage, a hair product such as Hanz De Fuko Quicksand or this Uppercut Deluxe Mug, Comb and Tin Kit does the job perfectly.



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