Top 10 Healthy Holiday Gifts Under $50

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Top 10 Healthy Holiday Gifts Under $50

Ok. You have under $50 to spend on a holiday gift this year. Don’t worry, there are plenty of great items out there for the active people in your life within this price range. We’ve reviewed our Holiday Gift Lists this year to help you give fantastic, healthy items without breaking your budget! Here’s what we came up with…

The Top 10 Healthy Holiday Gifts – Under $50

1. Misfit Flash Fitness + Sleep Monitor

Misfit Flash
Have a fitness fanatic on your list who loves fashion? Check out this sporty tracker that can be worn anywhere – even 30 meters underwater! Available in numerous colors, it monitors calories burned, distance, steps, and sleep quality while running, walking, swimming, cycling, and more.

Price: About $49.99
Get it here.
Photo courtesy of Misfit


2. Under Armour® Workout Bag

underarmour workout bag
At this point in the year, your friends and family members probably don’t even know what’s in their gym bags… and they don’t want to find out! Remedy their stinky situation with a new, workout bag.

The UA Hustle-R Storm SM Duffle is a durable and breathable bag available in black, pink and yellow that repels water and has an adjustable, padded HeatGear® shoulder strap for comfort. With large, vented end-pockets (one even expands for laundry and shoes), this stylish bag will give anyone a “fresh” start!

Price: About $29.99
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Photo courtesy of Under Armour 


3. All Clad Instant Read Digital Thermometer

All-Clad Instant Read Digital Thermometer
Give the gift of culinary professionals use! With a bright, backlit digital-display and compact design, it’s it easy to check the temperature of foods and liquids in an instant so all of your healthy recipes come out just right!

Price: About $39.95
Get it here
Photo Courtesy of Williams Sonoma





4. ESSIO Aromatherapy Shower Kit

Essio Shower Kit
It’s time to turn your shower into a spa! With the Aromatherapy Shower Kit, you can help turn someone’s boring cleansing routine into a spa-like experience filled with scents to breathe, awaken and relive stress. No tools are required for set up so you can start refreshing your mind, body and spirit fast!

Price: About $44.99
Get it here
Photo courtesy of ESSIO


5. Spafinder Wellness 365 Gift Card

Spafinder 50
Speaking of spas, if you have no idea what to get the ladies on your holiday gift-list, how about a Spafinder Wellness 365 Gift Card? The cards never expire and can be used at over 20,000 spa and wellness locations worldwide for massages, manicures, pedicures, hair styling, and more. Let the pampering begin!

Take $5 OFF a $50 gift card with promo code FITPAL5.

Price: Starts at $25.00
Get it here
Photo Courtesy of Spafinder Wellness 365


6. Rumble Roller

Rumble Roller
Maybe someone on your gift-list could just use a good, self-massage? Rumble Rollers are bumpy rollers in various style that help you stimulate muscle tissue, stretch and get to hard-to-reach areas. They may look funny, but they could be the perfect gift your achy friends and family members are waiting for!

Price: Start at about $45.00

Get it here
Photo courtesy of Rumble Roller


7. DIY Deluxe Hot Sauce Kit

DIY Deluxe Hot Sauce Kit
Spice things up in the kitchen this holiday season with the Provisions Food52 DIY Deluxe Hot Sauce Kit! Complete with recipes and six bottles of hot sauce (including: Sweet Heat, Louisiana Style, Caribbean, Brazilian, Garlic, and Garden), you can experiment and share all of your spicy creations!

Price: About $44.00
Get it here
Photo Courtesy of Food52




8. Valeo® Medicine Ball

Valeo Medicine Ball
You’ve seen this classic training-ball at the gym, during workouts and on television, but have you ever thought about giving it as a gift? It’s simple, but provides a great way to develop core strength, coordination and balance. Plus, you’ll never get bored as it offers an endless array of exercises based on your creativity!

Price: Start at about $30.00
Get it here.  
Photo courtesy of Amazon


9. FitStar App Premium Subscription

Want to help someone reach their New Year’s resolution health-goals on their terms? Check out the FitStar App Premium Plan available for iPads and iPhones. No equipment or large space is needed, and the application designs a personalized workout that adjusts to your progression. Sessions start at just seven minutes (no excuses!), and you get nutritional guidance, HD instruction video, unlimited access, and more.

Price: Starts at $4.99 a month or $39.99 a year
Get it here.
Photo courtesy of FitStar

10. Gaiam® Back Wave II

Back Wave II
Give the gift of back-pain relief this holiday season! The Gaiam Back Wave II helps to reduce lower back-pain while restoring the natural curvature of the spine. You simply lie on the padded tube, and your own body weight helps improve muscle flexibility, circulation and relaxation.

Price: About $50.00
Get it here.  
Photo courtesy of Gaiam

Start Shopping!

Whether the healthy people on your list like cycling, yoga, working out at home, or cooking, there are numerous items to choose from under $50. Take the time to find the perfect gift for that special someone, and they might let you try it out too!

Do you have some great gift ideas under $50? Please share them with us here.

And for some more healthy ideas, check out these blog entries.

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