Joyance Partners Mother’s Day Gift Guide: Self-Care Edition

Joyance Partners
3 min readApr 23, 2024


Photo by Yan Krukau

Give Mom the greatest gift of all — Some time to spoil herself with one of these super satisfying self-care selections from our portfolio of innovative startups!

Dune’s silky suncare is clinically proven to “protect and perfect all skin tones,” providing damage defense, firming, and hydration all in one!

Diem makes luxury-level fragrances without the price tag. All their selections are vegan, cruelty-free, and crafted by the world’s best perfumers.

The Embr Labs’ Wave bracelet can make Mom feel warmer or cooler with the touch of a button — clinically proven to help with stress and sleep.

Luna Daily makes microbiome-balancing body care for all skin, specially formulated by expert dermatologists and gynecologists and designed to nurture women of every age and skin type.

Exponent Beauty keeps anti-aging ingredients at peak potency, clinically proven for precision effectiveness to visibly benefit the skin.

Ombre gives Mom the gift of a healthy gut, including a full microbiome report, prebiotic fiber powder, and a personalized probiotic subscription.

Revea is skincare made easy with tech-forward, ultra-personalized, biology-based diagnostics. Mom can even rescan her face every few months to track her skin’s progress and adjust as needed!

Bandit Running is a running apparel brand with meticulously crafted singlets, tops, shorts, tights, sweats, hats, and socks — perfect for every Mom jogging the streets or at the gym.

Iota’s line of microbiome-based bodycare provides a complete nutritional boost for skin, filling essential nutrient gaps with 47 superfood vitamins, minerals, and face-grade actives.

Conserving Beauty makes innovative, solutions-based skincare that improve both skin health and the planet’s health, from zero-waste oil cleansing wipes to waterless facial oil.

Attn: Grace is the first sustainable wellness brand making high-performance, body-and-earth-friendly incontinence products designed for women, by women.

WholyMe will help Mom relax and recover after a full day using purely organic salves and balms that swiftly soothe muscle and joint pain.

Yours’ self-care quiz quickly analyzes Mom’s skin, lifestyle, and environment to decode her exact needs, then designs a personalized skincare routine just for her!

Skill Yoga turns Mom’s smartphone into a digital yoga instructor that helps correct poses, track development, and improve strength, mobility, flexibility, and mindfulness.

Appeal to Mom’s inner nerd girl with Experiment Beauty! From their Avant Garde Reusable Sheetmask to their Barrier Boosting Buffer Jelly, every product is a science experiment gone right for the chemistry-curious.

Infraway’s smart heat wrap triggers your body’s natural pain relief signal in the brain with an app to control every function, delivering instant, effective, on-demand heating, anytime, anywhere.

Jude is “bladder care made better.” From leaks to libido, aches to all-night flushes, Jude has a resource that can help.

Like what you see? Check out our 2024 Mother’s Day Gift Guide — Foodie Edition or our full portfolio of delightful companies.



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