If you’re stumped on the perfect gift that’s fun for the choosey teenager in your life, listen up!
We know teens are hard to shop for. And while there are great gift guide lists out there for the best gifts under $50, best gifts under $25, those aren’t quite the right spot to find the right gift idea for a teen boy or teenage girl. And no, it’s not a gift card. To help you pick the perfect holiday gift they’ll actually like and use, we went directly to the source of where teen trends start: TikTok.
In addition to those we-can’t-stop-watching dance challenges, we discovered there’s a trend going on right now where users are sharing what they’re coveting for the holidays with the hashtag #ChristmasList. To do the work for you, we’ve done some digging and gathered cool gift ideas seen on the app.
Get started on this year’s holiday shopping by browsing through the most popular gifts for teens according to TikTok. With these clues, you’ll be a hit with your beloved teen girl or boy this holiday season.
Personalized name necklaces are everywhere on TikTok. There are many options to choose from on Etsy like this minimalist necklace by Gold Personalized, offered in various chain lengths and choice of silver, gold and rose gold.
Fragrance is frequently on many Christmas lists. Ariana Grande’s Cloud Eau de Parfum is a favored choice. The dreamy scent featuring notes of lavender, coconut and cashmere comes in an adorable cloud bottle that’ll look so cute on any vanity table.
Give the gift of Fenty Glow! This limited-edition gift set from Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty comes with the Diamond Bomb Highlighter, Cheeks Out Cream Blush and the bestselling Gloss Bomb Lipgloss in gorgeous universal rose nude shades.
This set from Kylie Skin is great for trying out the essentials from Kylie Jenner’s skincare line, which includes mini sizes of the Foaming Face Wash, Face Moisturizer, Vitamin C Serum and Vanilla Milk Toner. This item could be a good skincare starter kit for teens!
Know someone who is coveting Selena Gomez’s new makeup line, Rare Beauty? Gift the limited-edition set that comes with the bestselling Soft Pinch Matte Liquid Blush in Bliss (nude pink) and Gratitude Dewy Lip Balm in Thankful (nude mauve).
This comfortable gaming chair with extendable footrest, 160-degree back tilt, adjustable lumbar, headrest support pillows and padded arms is ideal for long screen times — whether your teen is playing video games or signing on for distance learning.
Splurge on the newest version of the Apple iPad Pro, featuring an 11-inch Liquid Retina display, pro cameras, four speaker audio and a A12Z Bionic chip that makes it faster than most PCs. It’s basically a computer!
Is it a cliché? Maybe. Is barbecue delicious? Definitely. This stainless steel four-piece kit by beloved kitchen tool brand All-Clad is a great gift idea for Dad or Grandpa and exactly what a grill master-in-training needs.
If your parents don’t have an air fryer yet, this is the time to scoop up the versatile meal maker. This Farberware 3.2 Quart Oil-Less Multi-Functional Air Fryer fries to crisp golden perfection without using an abundance of oil. Plus, it grills, bakes, broils, warms and toasts.