Christmas here, and it is all about gifts, food, laughter, decorations and being merry. It is that time of the year when everything lights up with cosy Christmas vibes.

Are you running around planning gifts for all your loved ones? Take a minute to stop and think about what you can give yourself, that is both useful and beneficial for your health and wellness.

Here are 5 gift ideas that you can consider giving yourself this Christmas:

1. Self-Care Kit

The idea of self-care varies from person to person. For you, it might just be a soothing cup of tea and for someone else, it can be body care or indulging in a mindful book. 

These are just a few options, think what you want, and give yourself a package of all the stuff you would require to pamper yourself.

2. Fitness Bands

Fitness takes a backseat during the festive season. Gift yourself a fitness band to monitor your health. The market is crawling with different brands and all have updated and better features from one another.

Choose the one which suits your needs and take a step towards staying fit by keeping a watch on your well-being.

3. Comprehensive Health Check-Up

Its basic human nature to visit a doctor only when something is wrong. Getting a random health check-up has done multiple benefits. 

It will help you know your blood cholesterol, sugar levels, and prevent the progression of any underlying health issues. You can also detect any abnormalities at an early stage, thus, lowering the cost and time of the treatment. 

So do not wait for something to go wrong and gift yourself a comprehensive health check-up right away1

4. Spa Therapy

The holiday season can drive you crazy sometimes. With all the commotion around the house, spa therapy might just be what you need to relax and rejuvenate. 

Take some time off from all the planning, shopping, cooking, and go get a nice massage. This will ensure you are relaxed and ready to swing the celebrations with all your might.

5. Dark Chocolate And Assorted Dry Fruits Hamper

Okay, this might sound a little clichéd, but think about it. Whoever visits your house might get you cookies and chocolates that might be very tempting, but unhealthy. 

So why don’t you get a box of dry fruits and dark chocolate and indulge in it without feeling guilty? You can opt for nutty dark chocolate bars as they give you two-fold benefits in one.

Taking care of yourself should be at the top of your agenda during this holiday season. Along with these gifts, take some time off for yourself. Go on a digital detox, spend time with your family, write a gratitude journal, or attend a mental therapy session. 

Remember you can take care of the ones you love only when you are fit and fine, both mentally and physically. 

Merry Christmas!

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