Father’s Day Gift Guide

August 30, 2005

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Metro Dad
Men?s facial skin is up to 30% thicker than women?s and is often exposed to dryness and irritation from constant shaving. Nivea for Men have released the Bathroom Essentials Gift Pack for Father?s Day that combines 4 of their top-selling products. Each pack contains Nivea Glacier Blue Shower Gel, Nivea for Men Double Action Face Wash, Nivea for Men Sensitive Shaving Gel and Nivea for Men Sensitive After Shave Balm.
RRP $21.95 (Actual Value $30.75) Available from Priceline, Target, Kmart, Big W and selected pharmacies. www.nivea.com.au

More men than ever are interested in taking better care of their skin & a simple daily ritual of cleansing & moisturising will keep skin & hair looking healthy. Protect your Dad’s skin with Urban Rituelle’s His range which include His Face Balm and His Facial Scrub. His Tired Eye Relief is a lightweight cream that helps to reduce appearance of puffiness and dark circles. Tones, tightens and brightens. Includes aloe vera extract, Vitamin E & C which will protect the delicate skin around the eye. Place a small amount of cream onto tip of finger & gently tap into the surrounding eye area morning & night.
RRP $12.95
Urban Rituelle stockist number is (02) 9531 1244

Fine Wine Dad
Fathers Day has become a time for burnt toast and breakfast in bed, family gatherings, ?thank you Dad? cards and of course, that lovely bottle of heart warming red wine! The Taylors Jaraman Cabernet Sauvignon, a wine recently awarded a trophy at the Decanter World Wine Awards, is characterized by flavours of ripe berries, currants and herbal spices along with subtle chocolate tones. Taylors Jaraman Cabernet Sauvignon can be purchased at a liquor outlet near you,
RRP $29.95 www.taylorswines.com.au

Sporty Dad
Jockey Australia have recently released underwear specifically designed for physical activity. Jockey Performance Underwear is Lycra enhanced, has a 3D gusset construction, zoned aeration and flat or no seam engineering. It also uses Coolmax Performance Active to wick sweat and moisture away from the body, thus improving comfort and helping to regulate body temperature.
RRP $12.95 From Myer, Kmart, Big W, Lowes and Best and Less.

If your Dad likes to keep an eye on his workout, buy him a watch from Watch Dog. These funky watches are sports styled, have a 12 month warranty, are water resistant and have Japanese Quartz movement. At only $39.95, they are great for any type of work out.

Adventurous Dad
If it?s adventure your dad is after this summer then he?ll need the right gear to get the most out of his outdoor experience. Teva? footwear has been creating outdoor performance shoes for over 20 years and has developed a range so large; you?ll be sure to find one to suit his next off-road adventure. The Steep XCR was built for fast paced outdoor activities over mixed terrain, offering the right blend of technology and comfort all in a lightweight package.
For more information please visit www.teva.com For stockist information, contact Accent Group on (03) 9427 9422.

Tech-head Dad
For the gadget dad who loves capturing all the action, the latest Ricoh high speed digital cameras are hard to beat. As soon as they switch it on dads will get a kick out of the Caplio R2 camera. It takes less than a second (0.86) to start up, focus, fire and snap its subject, making it perfect for taking shots at the footy or race track. Older dads will also appreciate the Caplio R2?s large 2.5 inch LCD (liquid crystal display) screen which makes it easy to view images.
RRP $599. Ricoh photographic products are sold through more than 1500 outlets nationally, including leading camera specialists and electronics retailers. Contact 1 300 363 741 for stockists.

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