Spa Gift Ideas: How to Make an Easy 3 Step DIY Advent Calendar

Before the holiday season starts with a bang, get started on this easy DIY advent calendar of your favorite spa luxuries

It might be hard to believe but Christmas is already fast approaching - it's only three short months away! The good news is you still have plenty of time to make those DIY holiday crafts for all the people on your gift list. Before the month of December hits, try making this relaxing holiday gift idea - an easy DIY Pure Fiji advent calendar! Who wouldn't love a daily dose of their favorite natural skin care products to help calm and de-stress over the busy holiday season? So before the holiday season starts with a bang, get started on this easy DIY advent calendar of your favorite spa luxuries - those lucky people on your gift list are sure to thank you!

Here's how to make your own advent calendar:

Step 1: Make a list of the people in your life you'd like to make this awesome gift for.

To help make sure you get everyone on your list, print out this handy template to get started.

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Step 2: Purchase your luxe natural skincare products from Pure Fiji.

We've put together a list of 24 wonderful and luxurious treats from the Pure Fiji Gift Collection that everyone on your list is sure to love! These natural skincare products will pamper your friends and family from head to toe - face, hair and body. Plus they'll love indulging in the tropical infusions, it'll feel like they've just spent days on a beautiful beach in the tropics. Plus we've made it super easy for you, just click on the links below to start buying! Note: the following items are in USD.

Here's your shopping list:

a. Mini spa soaps

This wonderful assortment of mini spa soaps contains six 1 oz. gentle, long lasting creamy soaps that are handmade from fresh coconut milk and a nourishing blend of exotic nut extracts. With generous amounts of virgin coconut oil and natural glycerin, you'll get a rich, creamy lather that you can use over your entire body. You'll feel refreshed, clean and invigorated!

b. Mini samplers

This luxurious and perfectly sized sample kit (1 oz. bottles or in .5oz jars) of Pure Fiji products contains:

  • Coconut milk shower gel
    This shower gel contains natural cleansers derived from coconut and sugar cane that help to ease away impurities while the pineapple extracts work to gently brighten your skin tone - leaving skin replenished and restored.
  • crème scrub
    This sulphate-free scrub contains pineapple extracts that gently work to buff away dull skin cells and unclog pores to revitalize your skin.
  • Exotic bath and body oil
    This award winning product was featured as the 2016 New Beauty - Best Body Oil. It is truly the ultimate all-natural beauty multi-tasker. Use this luxe oil as a massage oil, bath oil or daily moisturizing treatment - there's no limit to what it can do!

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  • Hydrating body lotion
    Nourishing blends of exotic nut extracts combine with fresh coconut milk to create a lotion that will hydrate, nourish and protect your skin, all with a luxurious scent of the tropics.
  • Body butter
    This fantastic moisturizing cream will instantly revive even the driest skin. Its unique blend of cold pressed coconut, dilo, macadamia and sikeci oils work to rapidly hydrate and nourish the skin while locking in moisture. The milk proteins in this body butter help to firm and reduce the appearance of fine lines while the soy and passionflower extracts gently soothe and calm stressed skin. This cream is the perfect indulgence for your skin year round.
  • Dilo rescue gel
    Use this balm filled with nurturing dilo and aloe vera balm to gently rescue and repair skin. It will instantly calm, rehydrate and replenish even the most irritated skin - whether from sunburn, dry skin, insect bites, rashes or irritations post-shaving.
  • Coconut milk shampoo
    This sulphate free shampoo contains natural coconut cleansers that effortlessly remove buildup while exotic nut extracts nourish the hair and scalp - both helping to restore bounce and shine for healthy looking hair.

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  • Coconut crème conditioner
    This sulphate free conditioner contains an exotic blend of coconut crème and island drift-nut extracts that is fortified with soy and wheat proteins to help repair any damage done to your hair. The result is hair that shines with a healthy, restored bounce and improved resilience.

c. Facial sampler


  • Purifying cleanser (30 ml)
    Whatever your skin type, Pure Fiji's Purifying Cleanser is amazing for the skin all year round. This irreplaceable cleanser is fortified with papaya extracts to help brighten the skin tone while the passionflower and drift nut extracts help to bring a glow and create dewy skin.
  • Balancing toner (30 ml)
    This refreshing toner contains passionflower and witch hazel extracts to help restore balance. It is enriched with green coconut water to remineralize, nourish and energize cellular exchange, thus leaving the skin feeling refreshed and revitalized.
  • Exfoliating scrub (30 ml)
    This exfoliating scrub contains fruit enzymes to help boost the skin's cell turnover, leaving you with visibly brighter, dewier skin.

    More Tips: How To Exfoliate The Right Way
  • Hydrating serum (5 ml)
    This hydrating serum contains botanical extracts straight from the tropical isles of Fiji. Pure dilo leaf and beach almond leaf hydrosol combined with powerful plants actives, essential nutrients and vitamins, works to supercharge this serum to give your skin the ultimate boost of hydration.
  • Hydrating day crème (10 ml)
    This exceptional crème works to increase the water content, rather than the oil content of your skin. And with increased hydration comes glowing, dewy, beautiful skin!
  • Multi-active night crème (15 ml)
    Natural extracts found in this unique night crème help renew cells and decrease those pesky fine lines and wrinkles.
  • Lip balm (5 ml)
    This luxurious lip balm is made from fresh coconut milk, dilo oil, macadamia oil, castor oil and beeswax. The result? Soft, smooth, kissable lips!

d. Lotion sampler bag

This lush assortment of four refillable travel size lotions (2 oz.) is perfect for keeping your skin hydrated on the go. The unique twist-close pump tops help prevent lotion loss when closing. These delicious scents of the tropics are included: coconut, starfruit, passionflower and pineapple.

Step 3: Using your luxurious spa products, create an easy and simple advent calendar.

Stuck for ideas? Here are some great ones we've found on Pinterest. Any one of these advent calendars will easily hold your spa treats!

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Here's how it works:

Advent calendars are a fun and easy way to get into the holiday spirit. Opening a small gift each day as a count down to Christmas brings joy and excitement to those both young and old.

The idea of the advent calendar is to open a small container or bag every day leading up to Christmas Day. When the bag is opened, the recipient will find a luxe new natural beauty product from Pure Fiji. And there's no doubt they'll want to use that item right away to help de-stress and pamper themselves during the craziness of the holiday season!

The best thing about an easy DIY advent calendar is you can truly make it your own. Get creative and check out our Pure Fiji gift and travel collections to start creating your own ideas. Whether you use our ideas or your own, whoever gets your DIY advent calendar is sure to love it and cherish the memory for years to come. They'll definitely feel pampered like a beauty queen in the days leading up to Christmas. With each bag filled with luxurious Pure Fiji spa delights, it's a perfect treat for any woman on your gift list. And hey, while you're at it, why don't you make one for yourself as a special treat? There's no doubt you deserve to get pampered too!

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