Abel, Green Cedar Eau de Parfum
US: $150 (1.69 fl oz/50 mL) www.garmentory.com; tel: 206-395-6641
UK: £98 (50 mL), www.roullierwhite.com; tel: 0208 693 5150
The latest 'living fragrance' from high-end perfume house Abel, Green Cedar is an intoxicating combination of twice-distilled Texas cedar and wild-harvested Atlas Mountain cedar with top notes of magnolia and cardamom. Made from 100 percent natural essential oils, concretes, absolutes and isolates plus organically certified, food-grade alcohol—like all Abel fragrances—the fresh, woody scent is perfect for anyone wanting a luxury perfume without a long list of harmful chemicals inside the bottle.
Dr Alkaitis, Organic Trial & Travel Kit Essentials
US: $62 www.alkaitis.com; tel: 800-501-3291
UK: £63, www.onlynaturals.co.uk; tel: 0118 380 0811
Dr Alkaitis organic skincare products are all completely natural and made with raw plant ingredients that are never heated above body temperature, ensuring the plant active ingedients work at their best. This Trial & Travel Kit contains 1-oz (30-mL) versions of the Organic Purifying Facial Cleanser, Organic Herbal Toner, Organic Soothing Gel and Organic Nourishing Treatment Oil and is guaranteed to get his skin glowing, even when he's on the go.
Content Beauty & Wellbeing, Content Zero Wasted Kit
US: $76.58 www.contentbeautywellbeing.com
UK: £59, www.contentbeautywellbeing.com; tel: 020 3075 1006
Treat the eco-conscious man in your life to this carefully curated collection of reusable, refillable and recyclable items for eating and drinking, including a stainless steel lunch box, plastic-free straws, beeswax food wraps, bamboo cutlery and a Stelton To Go Click steel cup for hot and cold drinks. It all comes with a 100 percent organic cotton tote bag and is great for reducing the need for single-use items.
Waterpik, Black Cordless Plus Water Flosser
US: $54.99, www.waterpik.com; tel: 800-525-2774
UK: £54.99, www.boots.com
A natural and eco-friendly alternative to regular dental floss, the Waterpik Water Flosser uses just water and a unique combination of pressure and pulsations to remove plaque and bacteria from around the teeth. It's clinically proven to be more effective than traditional floss for reducing plaque and gum disease. There are a variety of models available, but we like this stylish black cordless design for portability and convenience.
Rapanui, Men's Green Surf Towel Changing Robe
US: $45, www.rapanuiclothing.com
UK: £35, www.rapanuiclothing.com
Keen swimmers and surfers will appreciate this thick and absorbent robe, which doesn't just get you dry quickly, but also allows you to get changed outside without any embarrassing exposure. It's made from organic cotton terry loop toweling and, like all clothing from eco-fashion brand Rapanui, is manufactured in an ethically accredited factory using materials that are fully traceable from production to purchase.
@aroma, Sleep Sheep
US: $20, www.ataromausa.com; tel: 424-731-7138
UK: £20, www.rested.com; tel: 0208 960 1754
The brainchild of Japanese sleep therapist Miho Mihashi, this unique essential oil diffuser consists of a 100 percent natural wool-felt sheep and a holder that you place your choice of essential oils into (@aroma also makes a range of 100 percent pure essential oil blends). Simply flip the holder over for a few seconds to disperse the oils into the sheep, and the scent will be gently diffused into the room. Place by the bed for a soothing night's sleep.