Teens can be a daunting demographic to buy for — they’re often the first to forecast the next “Big Thing” but also don’t have the expendable income to buy everything they’d like to have.
To help lessen the stress of shopping for them, I’ve rounded up 40+ solid gifts they’ll love to receive.
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Teens are a daunting demographic to buy for. They’re often the first people clued in to the newest products and cultural phenomena that you’re probably not as aware of — but they also don’t have the deep pockets to get everything they want for themselves. Thankfully, that leaves plenty of opportunities open for you.
Below, you’ll find 44 gifts teens will be happy to receive. There’s useful technology like mini projectors and shower speakers as well as of-the-moment must-haves like instant cameras and lightboxes that mimic cinema marquees. If you’re still having trouble finding something great, and you can’t just ask them what they want, it’s a good idea to browse stores like Urban Outfitters to get a sense of what’s popular.
Below are the 44 best gifts for teens to get you started:
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Customized Xbox Controller, available at Xbox Design Lab, from $69.99
Design a personalized Xbox controller for them, and get as granular as deciding the style of the ABXY keys to make them something nobody else will have. There are 19 standard body color options, and each step comes with more opportunities for customization.
A cult-favorite hair towel that reduces damage and cuts drying time by 50%
Aquis Rapid Dry Hair Towel, available on Amazon and Sephora, from $20.99
Aquis’ cult-favorite hair towels can cut the amount of time it takes your hair to dry in half — a claim we’re happy to report holds up. The proprietary fabric also means there’s less damage to wet hair while it dries. If they’ve ever complained about frizzy hair, this and a silk pillowcase are thoughtful gifts they’ll actually use. Find more product suggestions here.
A creamy lip balm that goes on silky smooth
Balm Dotcom Universal Skin Salve, available at Glossier, $12
Glossier is the maker of makeup that’s not really makeup. It’s dewy, fresh, and youthful — more of a complement to the skin than a cover for it. Check out the company’s bestsellers, or grab a cult-favorite tinted Balm Dotcom for them to use as a multipurpose lip balm.
An Amazon Echo Dot for hands-free calls, alarms, music, updates on the weather, recipes, and more
Echo Dot, available at Amazon, $59.99
The Amazon Echo Dot is the most popular Amazon device for a reason — it’s compact and …read more
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