There’s no reason to freak out if you haven’t found gifts yet for your mother, sis, best friend or brother. Right here are 10 beauty gifts that are so tempting you’ll have a hard time giving them away.
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If you want to make someone you care about feel special this holiday season, then no worries – take a trip through this gift guide gallery. If there’s one thing we can guarantee with these suggestions, they will make your loved ones smell, look, and feel great. At HollywoodLife, we’ve got you covered this holiday season with everything from creative and thoughtful stocking stuffers, the best gifts for men, and of course, even festive holiday pajamas for the whole family to enjoy. But, if you need a meaningful and ultra luxurious last-minute gift for that special someone, look no further than this gift guide right here!
The holidays can be stressful and chaotic, but it all seems to be worth it when you’ve successfully found perfect gifts for everyone on your list. In the name of beauty, there’s nothing better than unwrapping a high-quality product that you wouldn’t normally buy for yourself. So, why not do that for someone else? In our gift guide below, we’ve grouped together 10 top of the line cosmetics, skincare products, and more that make the ultimate glam gifts to the beauty queen in your life!
1. Elizabeth Arden Prevage Moisturizer & Night Cream Duo
Especially during the pesky winter months, our skin could use all the hydration it can get. Give the ultimate gift to that skincare lover on your list with this Elizabeth Arden ‘Prevage’ Anti Aging Day & Night Moisturizing duo. The moisturizing cream has a concentrated and advanced technology that helps to nourish the skin naturally while also defending against dryness. Over time, it is proven to reverse signs of aging and even sun damage. Use the night cream to help optimize the skin’s repair process overnight, and again reverse the signs of aging. $245, elizabetharden.com
2. Nest Birchwood Pine Classic Candle
Some things are just unbeatable in quality – like the Nest candle collection, for example. This lovely-smelling Birchwood Pine scent from Nest is a luxurious gift to give to any new home-owner, a coworker who helped you out a lot throughout the year, or whoever! The birchwood and pine combination brings an exquisite, wintry scent to any room. $42, nestnewyork.com
3. ‘Pillow Talk’ Eye Makeup Set
We all have a makeup diva on our list to shop for around the holidays. This super glam ‘Pillow Talk’ eye makeup set from Charlotte Tilbury is sure to make any makeup queen smile! It comes complete with a luxury eyeshadow pallet including sexy shades to perfect the ‘smokey eye’, plus a premium mascara and full-size eyeliner pen. Keep every component of the set together to always have an eye makeup ensemble right at your fingertips, and experiment with all kinds of makeup styles and tutorials. $68, nordstrom.com
4. Origins ‘Sensational Souffles’ Set
The holidays are all about indulging – and not just in food & drinks! This delectable body cream set from Origins makes the most decadent gift to anyone in need of some quality self-care right at home. Origins is known for its top-notch, paraben-free, and naturally nourishing skincare products and this set consists of three delicious-smelling products that are warm and festive. The ginger scented whipped body cream, grapefruit body souffle, and souffle whipped body cream make the trifecta for the ultimate skincare treat! $35, nordstrom.com
5. Molton Brown Hands Gift Set
Especially in 2020, we’ve all come to understand the importance of washing those hands! However, with constant washing comes dry, cracked hands lacking moisture. This indulgent hand care set from Molton Brown includes a hand wash, hand lotion, and hand cream, all infused with cardamom, tuberose, and lily creating a unique and fragrant aroma. This gift set aligns perfectly with cold and flu season to remind us to keep hands clean at all times, while also not forgetting to moisturize them daily. $75, moltonbrown.com
6. Philosophy ‘Scents of Wonder’ Shower Gel Set
Bring a winter experience right into your shower with this ‘Scents of Wonder’ shower set from Philosophy. This limited-edition set includes full-size shampoo, bath, and shower gels in 4 of Philosophy’s favorite wintery scents, each made with the finest formulas. This is the perfect last-minute gift since the set comes all wrapped and ready to be given to that special someone. Between the snow angel, candy cane, sparkling holly berries and sugar plum fairy fragrances, you’ll have a winter wonderland right in your bathroom! $54, philosophy.com
7. Aerin Beauty Fleur de Peony Perfume
What would a beauty gift guide be without a gorgeous fragrance? This fruity, floral ‘Beauty Fleur de Peony’ perfume from Aerin is ideal for any one of your friends who are really into fragrances and would love to have something one of a kind. This scent is sunny and bright, with notes of citrus and lychee, along with jasmine petals and cyclamen. It also has undernotes of Sri Lankan sandalwood, ambrox, and musk to add warmth. Overall, this premium fragrance will have the recipient smelling delicate and fresh. $135, nordstrom.com
8. Bobbi Brown Modern Symphony Eyeshadow Pallet
Bobbi Brown is one of the finest cosmetic lines out there, so anyone who’d receive some BB makeup this holiday definitely would be thrilled. This ‘Modern Symphony’ eyeshadow pallet is different from the rest in that it’s an exclusive, limited-edition pallet including eight blendable, earthy eyeshadows in unique artistic packaging. Each shadow has a silky consistency and is able to be layered or blended with ease to create whatever effect you’re going for. It’s the perfect gift for your bestie that you’re always hitting the town with on Friday nights! $27, nordstrom.com
9. Kiehl’s ‘Kiss Me With Kiehl’s’ Lip Balm Set
Yikes! The colder months surely cause irritating, chapped lips for just about everyone, and it’s the absolute worst. Personally, I can’t get enough lip balms (and may or may not hoard 5 just in my car alone every winter), so this Kiehl’s lip balm set would definitely be my favorite gift this Christmas! Including unscented, cranberry and mint, this set is the ultimate collection of full-size lip balms infused with vitamin E for superior smoothness. $19, sephora.com
10. Moroccan Oil Hair Repair Set
Last but not least, we can’t forget about our hair. Again, addressing the damages the cold weather can do to our beauty, hair tends to get dried out, dull, and lifeless. Thanks to this ‘Twinkle Twinkle Repair’ set from Moroccan Oil, kiss dry winter hair goodbye! This adorably packaged gift set comes with 4 pieces: the moisture repair shampoo and conditioner, a restorative hair mask, and the original Moroccanoil treatment finishing tool. All formulas include fine oils, fatty acids, and all the vitamins to keep hair silky smooth all winter long. Give it away to anyone on your list who could use some extra help in the hair care department, and they’ll be thrilled this holiday! $66, moroccanoil.com
11. Ramy Beauty Double-O-Wow!! Compact
This is the perfect stainless steel compact for the woman on-the-go. It includes six fabulous lipsticks in colors Chutzpah, Thrive, and Celebrate as well as three shades for eyes, cheeks, and lips. No matter where you’re going, you’ll be all set with this one-stop-shop for a full face of gorgeous beauty. $25, ramy.com