It's the 10-day countdown -- still need to shop for him? Sure you do.
Designed to kick-start a natural-care routine, the Healthy Skin Detox for Body (above) from organic skincare line Consonant Body includes face wash, body wash and body lotion. $49 via consonantbody.com.
I've said this before and I'll say it again: A super-smooth shave is a gift for you as well as for him. For the blade-inclined: Gillette Fusion ProGlide Power. $14.99 at drugstores. For the on-the-go shaver: Braun Mobile Shave (for those in-a-pinch situations). $24.99 at department stores.
Antioxidant-rich sea buckthorn is gaining ground with guys (you know who you are) for its healthy-skin benefits, especially after holiday-sun exposure. Sibu Sea Buckthorn Facial Soap, $8, and Weleda Sea Buckthorn Oil, $24, both at Well.ca.
An anti-aging serum can slip right into his usual skincare regime. LancÃ´me Men GÃ©nific HD Youth Activating Concentrate tightens, firms and hydrates. $60 at Lancome.ca.
The first scent by Swiss menswear brandStrellson, this oriental woody signature eau de toilette embodies the clothing's sharp, modern style. From $59 at The Bay.
Fresh with scents inspired by locations such as Fiji and Cyprus, Old Spice Fresh Collection anti-perspirant/deodorants make dandy stocking stuffers he'll appreciate cuz he won't have to buy them himself. $5.49 each at Well.ca.
Kit him out with Fruits and Passion F/P Homme Numero 002 hair+body shower gel, after-shave and an eau de toilette with woody amber notes. $45 set ($60 value) at fruits-passion.com.
A version of this story appeared in the Metro News.