Described as superheroes in scrubs, the important work of nurses is front and center with the current COVID-19 public health crisis. But even without a global pandemic, nurses are always essential. Working long hours to help those in need and putting others before themselves is simply a part of their everyday existence.
Nurses face risks and demands that are difficult even on their best days on the job. Now more than ever, at the end of a long shift, nurses need to be shown our gratitude with a little extra TLC and self-care. Whether you or your loved one is a thankful patient, or you have family and friends who work in the field, we've put together a list of special gift boxes that are perfect for nurses of all types.
Monthly boxes can help you say "thank you" and show appreciation for all their hard work and loving dedication. Offering everything from beauty subscription boxes to specialized healthcare gifts, here are some of our favorite subscription boxes for nurses!
Price: Starts at $45.00/every 3 months
About the Box: Backed by 5-star box reviews from happy subscribers, Stethi is a fun subscription box designed for glamorous women in medicine. Healthcare workers work long hours on their feet attending to the needs of multiple patients. Now, they can get their needs met with a luxurious box filled with 4-5 premium lifestyle products, including everything from jewelry and apparel, to natural body care goodies and organizational items.
Shipping: Ships worldwide with the U.S. within 2 days of ordering, with renewals shipping by the 3rd of the month every quarter
Price: Starts at $13.00/month
About the Box: Many of us are just realizing the discomfort and irritation that face masks can cause, but for nurses everywhere, enduring that discomfort is crucial to their health and safety. Beauteque Monthly is a beauty and wellness box that focuses on caring for facial skin of all types. Bringing innovative K-beauty skincare products, help them revive their delicate skin with items like gentle cleansers, top-of-the-line sheet masks and refreshing mists.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. between the 24th-31st of every month
Price: Starts at $35.99/month
About the Box: Make sure they're energized and refreshed for their next hours-long shift with a monthly subscription to the Bath Blessing Box. Devoted to top-shelf pampering, create the ultimate at-home spa experience with a box that's packed with 5-8 premium full-size artisanal bath and body goodies made with all-natural ingredients and therapeutic essential oils, including handmade soaps, relaxing bath salts, fizzy bombs and body butters.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from U.S. between the 15th-20th of every month
Price: Starts at $31.99/month
About the Box: With My Coffee and Book Club, nurses can get a little "me time" each month with a good read and a warm brew. Each box provides the perfect opportunity to relax and unwind, sending 2 new hardcover books in a preferred genre, a free ebook for easy reading during quick on-the-job breaks or long commutes, and a 12oz. bag of delicious micro-roasted gourmet coffee, either whole bean or ground.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 2 business days from ordering, with renewals shipping on the 1st of the month
Price: Starts at $4.75/month
About the Box: It turns out that succulents and nurses have something in common -- despite doling out plenty of pricks, their presence can brighten any room! Show your gratitude with a gift to match with the Succulents Box, a monthly subscription that sends a mix of between 1-4 cheerful succulents in 2-inch plastic pots. Ideal plants for people with an active and busy lifestyle, easy-care succulents can thrive on the bare minimum!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. 3 business days after ordering, with renewals shipping between the 18th-20th of the month
Price: Starts at $9.00/month
About the Box: Knowing just how difficult it is to deal with illness and recovery, send your favorite nurses a health-promoting gift with Simple Loose Leaf Tea. Great for boosting immunity, enhancing relaxation and improving sleep, each box brings a sampler of 40g of high-quality and delicious loose-leaf tea blends, enough to brew about 20 cups, including a black and green tea, a fresh herbal mix and a seasonal treat.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. by the 1st business day of the month
Price: Starts at $32.00/month
About the Box: Curated specifically to stand as a monthly self-care reminder, nurses can make sure that they also get the opportunity to focus on their own physical and mental health and wellness with each delivery from 180° Box. Pampering and support arrive in the form of a hand-selected mix of between 6-10 top-quality lifestyle products, including skin and beauty essentials, practical gift items, and healthy snacks and drinks.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. between the 5th-7th each month
Price: Starts at $34.95/month
About the Box: While many nurses know how to stylishly rock some scrubs and Crocs, they want to enjoy a different sort of style in their downtime. With a Curated Thrift, unbox unique vintage and thrifted goodies styled by the founder of Fashion Rewrite. A unique gift idea or a practical investment to get a little personal styling assistance, every box is tailored to specific style preferences, sending either 2 or 4 gently-used fashionable finds or 1 authentic vintage piece.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within a week, with renewals shipping in the first 2 weeks of the month
Price: Starts at $57.50/month
About the Box: After spending so much time in stark and sterile healthcare environments, nurses need a warm and welcoming home. Enter the Habitation Box. Curated by an experienced professional interior designer, it's one of the best subscription boxes for sprucing up any home with stylish, seasonal decor. Send a collection of 3-10 high-quality home goods, like beautifully patterned textiles, comfy throws, kitchen accessories, wall art, candles and more!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 4th of every month
Price: Starts at $38.00/every 3 months
About the Box: Nurses know that momentary escapes from the daily realities of their work are really valuable, making The Wordy Traveler a great gift contender. Get whisked away into a world of words with a quarterly delivery of 1 or 3 well-written novels that explore a new global destination, along with additional goodies, including artisanal bookish items, beautiful scene-setting art prints and ethically sourced premium loose-leaf teas.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. as soon as possible aftering ordering, with renewals shipping on the 15th of each month