Holiday gift guide 2018 — the best gifts for treating yourself

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They say this time of year is all about sharing. But just occasionally, you come across something that's just too good to give away. Here are the best gifts for treating yourself.

  • What is the best way of treating yourself? Try to invest in an experience or something that is going to provide lasting personal value.
  • Is self-gifting really a thing? Yes, and it’s becoming more popular every year. Think of it as a personal reward for working hard all year!
  • What are the best gifts for keeping? Keep reading to see the products we just couldn’t let go!

It feels good to make someone else smile. But at this time of sharing, don’t forget about number one. Here are some of the best gifts for treating yourself during the festive period — whether you’re a fitness freak or a caffeine addict.

Withings Steel HR Sport Multi-Sport Hybrid Smartwatch

Withings Steel HR Sport Multi-Sport Hybrid Smartwatch - Holiday gift guide 2018 — the best gifts for treating yourself

Count the calories with the HR Sport smartwatch

When you come to burn off those Thanksgiving calories, this smartwatch from Withings will help you track every step. In addition, the HR Sport can sense your heart rate and estimate your VO2 max.

Price: $199.95 USD

Felix Gray Blue Light Eyeglasses

Felix Gray Blue Light Eyeglasses - Holiday gift guide 2018 — the best gifts for treating yourself

Block blue light with Felix Gray

Looking at screens for too long can be uncomfortable. These clever specs from provide some relief, filtering out the high-energy blue light. As a result, you can work (or play) long into the night.

Price: $95 USD

Philips OneBlade Pro Hybrid Electric Shaver

Philips OneBlade Pro Hybrid Electric Shaver - Holiday gift guide 2018 — the best gifts for treating yourself

Trim or shave with OneBlade Pro

With 14 different length settings to choose from, the OneBlade Pro offers everything from a clean shave through to a light trim. In addition, you get four months of shaving on a full charge.

Price: $79.94 USD

InstaShiatsu+ Neck and Back Massager with Heat

InstaShiatsu+ Neck and Back Massager with Heat - Holiday gift guide 2018 — the best gifts for treating yourself

Enjoy a massage with InstaShiatsu+

After a long day slaving away at work, the InstaShiatsu+ will loosen your stiff neck and shoulders. It provides a massage that feels just like firm hands on your tight muscles. It works on your legs, too.

Price: $169.95 USD

Keurig K-Mini Plus Portable Coffee Maker

Keurig K-Mini Plus Portable Coffee Maker - Holiday gift guide 2018 — the best gifts for treating yourself

Enjoy hot java with the K-Mini Plus

True coffee lovers may struggle to give away the Keurig K-Mini Plus this holiday season. This portable device lets you brew up to 12 ounces of steaming java wherever you go.

Price: $99.16 USD

HiMirror Mini Smart Vanity Mirror

HiMirror Mini Smart Vanity Mirror - Holiday gift guide 2018 — the best gifts for treating yourself

Get skincare advice with HiMirror

If you take pride in your appearance, HiMirror makes an awesome gift to yourself. Using high-resolution cameras and intelligent software, this mirror can assess your skin quality and offer skincare advice.

Price: $119 USD

Bang & Olufsen E8 Limited Edition True Wireless Headphones

Bang & Olufsen E8 Limited Edition True Wireless Headphones - Holiday gift guide 2018 — the best gifts for treating yourself

Sound and style with the E8 headphones

These stunning limited edition wireless headphones strike the perfect balance between style and sound. You get four hours of playtime on a full charge, while Transparency Mode lets you hear the world around you.

Price: $299 USD

Mahabis Classic Removable Sole Slippers

Mahabis Classic Removable Sole Slippers - Holiday gift guide 2018 — the best gifts for treating yourself

Slip into comfort with Mahabis slippers

At this time of year, a comfy pair of slippers is a must. These beauties from Mahabis have a soft lambswool lining, and you can easily switch between seven different soles.

Price: $95 USD

DJI Spark Mini Drone

DJI Spark Mini Drone - Holiday gift guide 2018 — the best gifts for treating yourself

Take photos with the DJI Spark

If you love taking photos, the DJI Spark is your perfect drone. With 16 minutes of airtime and a host of intelligent flight modes, this compact quadcopter offers endless aerial fun.

Price: $399 USD

Slumber Breathable Bed Sheets

Slumber Breathable Bed Sheets - Holiday gift guide 2018 — the best gifts for treating yourself

Sink into Slumber sheets

Once you try the Slumber bed sheets, there’s no way anyone else is getting a look in. Made from 100% certified Egyptian cotton, this breathable bedding will help you drift off into blissful sleep.

Price: $95 USD

The best gifts for treating yourself

Whether you want to spend a little or a lot on yourself, these gifts should make you feel special.

How are you planning on treating yourself this holiday season?

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Mark is best known for writing about apps, but he also loves the tactile, hardware side of technology. Being a professional photographer, he's pretty handy with a camera, and he's a self-confessed tweetaholic.

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