Organic Gift Guide: 30 under $30!

November 26, 2020 (updated May 3, 2023) — Written by

Giving thoughtful gifts doesn’t have to break the bank. We’ve rounded up 30 organic and sustainable skincare and wellness gifts all under $30!

a collage of organic gift ideas

1. Petite Histoire Fragrances | $18+

applying fragrance to my wrist
Petite Histoire natural fragrances

Handmade, small batch fragrances out of NYC and featured in Vogue Paris. This fragrance is formulated in a base of fractionated coconut oil and powered by naturals. My fave is Coup De Courage but if you’re on the fence, try their Collection Sampler and gain access to the entire line for just $28.

Shop Petite Histoire here!

2. MightyFix Subscription | $3+

holding three white wool dryer balls in my hands
MightyFix sends dryer balls

Give the gift of practical, healthy swaps (stainless straws, dryer balls, reusable snack bags) to someone your care about for just $11/month or $114 for an entire year!

SAVE: Use code TNKFIX which will also get you your first month for just $3—and these dryer balls will arrive as your first-month swap!

Shop MightyFix here!

3. Petit Vour Subscription | $15+

pink delivery box with Petit Vour logo
photo credit: @mysubscriptionaddiction

For as low as $15/month you can gift $45-$60 worth of cruelty free makeup and skincare delivered to their door monthly! A great gift for teens.

Shop Petit Vour here!

4. Kure Bazaar Nail Polish | $18

three nail polishes in a box

Kure Bazaar shows up to the less-toxic nail polish scene with all the poise, style and grace. Love their philosophy of healthier nails in color, day after day. More on the best nontoxic brands of nail polish here.

5. Clove + Hallow | 2023 note: Clove + Hallow is no longer in business.

Clove + Hallow Lip Velvet in Napa
Clove + Hallow Lip Velvet in Napa

Clove + Hallow is high performance, clean and affordable makeup. They have so many goodies for under $25. I love their long lasting Lip Velvets, Holiday Lip Mask in Peppermint and their Everything Oil.

Shop Clove + Hallow here!

6. Me Time Botanicals Berry Bright Mask | $26.40

holding an open container showing a berry mask
Me Time Botanicals’ Berry Bright Mask

A fruit smoothie for your skin, this mask takes on all your skincare woes by visibly brightening dull skin, calming breakouts, gently exfoliating and smoothing dull textured skin.

SAVE: Use code THENEWKNEW15 for 15% off!

Grab Berry Bright here!

7. Thin Hammered Bangle | $16

gold bangle on a white background
photo credit: Nisolo

A classic bangle with just the right amount of character. Looks great stacked with multiple bangles or our tiny brass bead bracelet. Handmade by independent artisans in Kenya.

Shop ethical bangles here!


hu chocolate on the ground among snow
photo credit: @hukitchen

NBD, just the best chocolate ever. No gluten, dairy, GMOs, refined sugar, cane sugar, emulsifiers or soy.

Shop HU here!

9. Facial Cupping Set | $29

stock image of a blue bag and two facial cups

The practice of facial cupping gently pulls the skin away from deeper layers of fascia and can help: smooth wrinkles, increase elasticity, sculpt, tone, firm, reduce puffiness, reduce the appearance of dark circles, relax tension in the face and revitalize the look of skin. I can’t get enough.

Shop this set here!

10. GO PURE POD | $25

go pure pod travel water filter
photo credit: Zero Waste Store

A travel water filter pod to keep in your water bottle. Works for 6 months or 2,000 refills. Everyone needs one of these—great for dog bowls too on the go!

11. Fitglow Beauty’s Mini Lip Trio | $28

three lip serums in a pink box

If you are looking for a refined lip gloss—these look beautiful on lips at all ages. Not to mention, they kind of do it all. I’m talking nourish, plump, add shine, smell beautiful, they are easy to apply and come is pretty shades. I recommend the Be/Gleam/Nudie trio.

Grab your Mini Lip Trio here!

12. Orgaid Sheet Masks | $22

an orgaid sheet mask applied

And who doesn’t want the gift of glowing, hydrated, plump skin?! This box of 4 organic sheet masks are great before a night out or an event and leave skin looking its best. They’ll be hooked!

Shop Orgaid here!

13. Kari Gran Mini Kit | $25

stock photo of kari gran mini kit

This starter kit is a great way to try the signature Kari Gran 3-part skin care system, and most people find once they do, they’re in love! It helps to deep clean pores, provide proper hydration, balance oil production and leave skin glowing. This makes an awesome gift!

SAVE: Code THENEWKNEW will save you 10% on the Mini Kit at The Choosy Chick!

14. A 3-Month Succulents Box | $29

showing 3 succulents in a pot
photo credit: @thesucculantsbox

Organically grown succulents shipped straight to their door! This gift option delivers 2 mini succulents every month for three months. Super cute!

Gift succulents here!


spa ritual lip balm
photo credit: SPARITUAL

I love a good fatty lip balm and this one is the only one I have been using this season! Moisturizing, protective, clean and FAT. The perfect stocking stuffer!

SAVE: Code THENEWKNEW15 will save you 15% on this balm at The Detox Market!

16. 5 Minute Journal | $24.99

the 5 minute journal on a night stand

Give the gift of happiness, backed by science. I love to gift this journal because it’s the gift that keeps on giving. I’ve given it to both my mom and sister and they loved it!

Shop the 5 Minute Journal here!

17. Face Mask Bowl | $19

a white shallow bowl on a white backdrop
photo credit: Apothecary Company

This handmade cutie is the perfect size for whipping up a mask without wasting product. However, if you are looking for a good bowl + brush set, this one is the best!

Shop it here!

18. Hand Soap To Go | $20

soapply set of four
photo credit: SOAPPLY

Packaged in glass, this pure, natural hand soap crafted using a 300-year-old method and a recipe updated to incorporate food-grade organic oils will make it easier than ever to make clean hand washing choices on the go!

Shop Soapply here!

19. EVOLVh Discovery Kits | $29

4 mini bottles in a line
photo credit: EVOLVh

Gift one of the most innovative hair care brands in clean beauty. Their SuperFinish Polishing Balm is a God-send to everyone looking for an effective heat protector (and included in the Smooth Kit).

Shop the EVOLVh kits here!

20. Matchete Hoops | $58

Matche earrings giveaway sustainable earrings

Ethically produced, handmade jewelry founded in Atlanta! These Large Tortoise Hoops are #classic.

Shop Matchete here!

21. Organic Hair Towel | $14.95

organic hair towel

Save your neck plus dry hair naturally while taming frizz with this super-absorbant, B Corp, 100% organic cotton hair towel.

Shop it here!

22. Province Apothecary Incense + Lunar Holder | $28

province apothecary incense
photo credit: Province Apothecary

Charcoal incense is infused by hand with pure essential oils and free from synthetic fragrances and chemicals. Black Spruce + Fir Balsam anyone?! A pack of incense + holder is $28!

Pick up yours here!

23. OSMIA’s Recovery Bath Salts | $29

a stock image of the bath salts in a blue tin

Hand-harvested, French, grey sea salt and epsom salt help soak away your aches and pains. OSMIA coats the salts with organic oils infused with wild lavender they grow and harvest themselves. Comes with a cute wooden scoop too.

Shop OSMIA’s Bath Salts here!

24. Plant Based Beauty | $14.99

an image of the cover of the plant based beauty book

Plant-Based Beauty by Jess Arnaudin is a practical companion to your daily routine, helping you to truly understand the ingredients you are putting on your skin and replacing them with self-care rituals to look forward to. There are some fun skincare DIY recipes in here too!

Pick up Plant-Based Beauty here!

25. Organic Eye Mask | $18

three eye masks on a white background
photo credit: Coyuchi

This oversized 100% organic cotton eye mask will block out all the light and make sure you get your beauty sleep! GOTS Certified + 1% for the Planet too.

Get yours here!

26. HENNÉ Hand Cream | $25

a stock photo of henne's hand cream

The hand cream we’ve all been waiting for. Light but hydrating, moisturizing but not greasy, this fast-absorbing, yet rich formula leaves hands feeling ultra pampered. Love this accident-free twist cap too.

Shop HENNÉ here!

27. Erin’s Faces Matcha Mascara | $27.50

erins faces matcha mascara

Erin’s Faces Matcha Mascara delivers it all: good separation, definition, volume and length. It’s also buildable so you can apply a coat and then go in and apply a second or even third coat without clumping, spidering out, getting crunchy or paralyzing lashes. Love the addition of matcha to support lash growth too! (Did I mention it’s also packaged in recyclable glass?!)

Shop Erin’s Faces Matcha Mascara here!

28. Cute Gloves | $28

woman wearing gray fingerless gloves
photo credit: Krochet Kids

Krochet Kids was created to help people rise above poverty. I love fingerless gloves because you can actually still use your fingers and they just look so cute. (Better for mild days). File this one under gifts that give back.

Shop Krochet Kids here!

29. 100% Pure Bright Eye Masks | $26

product photo of 100% Pure Bright Eyes

OMG. I can never have enough of these on hand. These will LITERALLY lighten dark circles and wake up the under-eye like nothing you have ever seen. A great gift or a quick treat-yo-self.

SAVE: Get a 5 pack for less than $30 here (which is unheard of)!

30. Terralite Clean Candle | $14+

candle with pumpkins and spices
photo credit: @terralite

NBD, just the cleanest candle ever made. 100% coconut wax, pure essential oils, chemical-free hemp wicks, zero-waste packaging. And they have a beautiful scent that fills the room too. These make beautiful gifts!

Shop Terralite here!

xo, lisa in cursive

P.S., Check out more budget recs with my Organic Beauty Budget Buying Guide or for more gift ideas, check out the best subscriptions to gift here!

Common questions about affordable organic gifts:

What are good organic gift ideas that cost less than $30?

Organic gifts under $30 include natural fragrance, a MightyFix subscription, nontoxic nail polish and a facial cupping set! Want more? We have 30 ideas listed here!

What are some inexpensive Christmas gifts?

Affordable Christmas gifts include a Succulents Box subscription, the 5 Minute Journal, luxe hand cream and some cute hoops. More here!

What are some good gifts “just because”?

Things that people want that they normally wouldn’t treat themselves to like luxury hand cream, a beautiful fragrance or a monthly subscription.

By Lisa Fennessy

Lisa is the founder of The New Knew. Passionate about clean beauty, organic eats and nontoxic lifestyle, Lisa writes to create awareness. Conscious consumerism and informed decisions will impact the marketplace, our health and THE WORLD!

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