The Ultimate IBD Holiday Gift Guide

ultimate IBD holiday gift guide

What do you get someone with Crohn’s or Colitis for the holidays? Wonder no more, we have you covered with the ultimate IBD holiday gift guide! We have curated the best list of IBD friendly products to show your loved ones with Crohn’s and Colitis how much you care. 

This list contains some of our most favorite products that help support those with IBD. We recommend these products often and use many of them ourselves on a daily basis. 

Our top 5 products as part of our ultimate IBD holiday gift guide are: 

Heating Pad 

IBD often causes abdominal pain that can even radiate to the back, making it uncomfortable to rest and sleep. A great heating pad can be a perfect solution! Try a heating pad applied to the abdomen next time you are feeling crampy. 

Travel Bag 

Another favorite travel essential is a small travel bag to house medications in. This bag has a nifty ice pack to keep things cool too. We always recommend meds be taken with you in your carry-on while traveling and these handy bags make that easy to do. 

IV Hoodie 

The new BeWell hoodies are perfect for staying cozy on infusion or lab draw days. We love that this company is founded by a fellow IBD warrior that has to navigate the same challenges you do. Grab a hoodie or two and check out the rest of their awesome, IBD-friendly products! 

Toiletry Kit 

 This Carhartt toiletry kit is an awesome addition to your IBD travel essentials. A little bag like this can be so helpful in keeping toiletries in one place so they can quickly be thrown in a larger bag for on-the-go needs. For even more personalization, have it embroidered with an initial or name! 

Hydroflask 

Doesn’t everybody love a good water bottle? We love Hydroflasks for staying hydrated. When you have a great water bottle, you tend to want to use it more so grab a cute one and stay motivated to stay hydrated! 

The rest of our favorite products are listed below!  

  1. Sitz bath to help soothe irritated skin and anal fissures 
  2. Siete snacks
  3. Blender for better smoothies and soups 
  4. Comfy pants
  5. Our CCRB course – perfect for anyone newly diagnosed! 
  6. High quality supplements
  7. Silicone bags to reduce waste
  8. Pill box for organized medication use 
  9. Lunch box to help you reach your nutrition goals in 2023
  10. Planner to keep you organized 
  11. Sheet pans – we all need new ones right?
  12. Calm app or Nerva app to help calm those anxious thoughts 
  13. High Quality Skincare 
  14. Weighted blanket for anxious nights 
  15. Gratitude Journal
  16. True & Co undies
  17. Sassy IBD Hoodie to show your IBD community love 
  18. Spa Candle
  19. Salt Lamp
  20. Shirt Dress for easy breezy days 
  21. Bring Spa night to you with this gorgeous bath tray
  22. Mindfulness cards (great to have on hand)
  23. High quality face cleanser/makeup remover
  24. Readers (Caddis) to keep your eyes safe from blue light 
  25. GoMacro Bars for on-the-go snacks 
  26. Tea steeper for all your favorite teas
  27. High quality Matcha for yummy lattes
  28. Cutting boards for quality time in the kitchen 
  29. Hu chocolate for antioxidants and deliciousness 
  30. Cooling pillow for those uncomfortable nights 

We always want to hear about the products and companies you love so be sure to let us know in the comments! 

 

We are so honored to have worked with so many wonderful humans in the IBD community. We celebrate every single one of you as we wrap up the end of another great year. If you are ready for more support on your IBD journey, please reach out and schedule a no-pressure call to discuss ways we can support you in the new year! 

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