16 Last Minute Glam & Luxurious Holiday Gifts That Will Make Everyone Happy

There's no reason to freak out if you haven't found gifts yet for your mother, sister, or best friend. Right here are 16 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 to 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 16 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 

Elizabeth Arden Skin Duo


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

Nest Winter Candle


3. Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk On The Go Face Set

We all have a makeup diva on our list to shop for around the holidays. This super glam set is sure to make any makeup queen smile! It comes complete with a Matte Revolution Lipstick in Nude Pink, a Lip Cheat Lip Liner in Nude Pink, a Pillow Talk Color Chameleon Eye Shadow Pencil, and a Pillow Talk Push Up Lashes Volumizing & Lengthening Mascara in Black. 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. $50, sephora.com


pillow talk

4. La Chatelaine Hand Cream Trio Tin Gift Set

The holidays are all about indulging – and not just in food & drinks! This delectable hand cream set makes the most decadent gift to anyone in need of some quality self-care right at home. The set includes three delicious and hydrating hand creams that come in the scents of Gardenia, Orange Blossom, and Rose Acacia, plus, they are all infused with shea butter, vitamin E, and argan oil. Even better, they come in a gorgeous tin, so you don’t even need to gift wrap it! $27, amazon.com

hand cream

5. Molton Brown Floral & Spicy Bathing Gift Set

This indulgent bath care set from Molton Brown includes three 10 fl. oz. bottles of bath and shower gel in the deliciously unique scents of Fiery Pink Pepper, Jasmine & Sun Rose, and Orange & Bergamot. This gift set will brighten up anyone’s day as each shower gel is extremely fragrant, making every shower or bath time a spa-like experience. $75, moltonbrown.com

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6. Jouer Cosmetics Mini Best of Nudes Lip Crèmes and Gloss Set

For the lipstick lover in your life, look no further than this lip creme and gloss set that includes six different mini lip products all in nude shades that can be worn with any skin type or tone. The set includes three lip glosses in shades Amaryllis (Warm Brown Nude), Chérie (Warm Berry Nude), and Rose Clair (Cool Pastel Pink). Plus, three lip crèmes in shades Bare Rose (Matte Cool Rosy Pink Nude), Bisous (Matte Cool Mauve Brown), and Fleur (Matte Cool Pink). All of the glosses give you a high-shine finish, plus, they’re vegan and cruelty-free. $29, sephora.com



7. Aerin Aegea Blossom Eau de Parfum

What would a beauty gift guide be without a gorgeous fragrance? This fresh, floral 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 lightweight, fresh, and bright, with notes of Sicilian Bergamot, Neroli Petals, and Musk. It also has undernotes of delicious vetiver and sandalwood. Overall, this premium fragrance will have the recipient smelling delicate and fresh. $185, sephora.com


8. Bobbi Brown Opalescent Dream Eyeshadow Palette

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 eyeshadow pallet is different from the rest in that it’s an exclusive, limited-edition palette 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 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. $25, kiehls.com



10. Moroccanoil Magic of Hydration Holiday Kit

We can’t forget about our hair during winter & addressing the damages the cold weather can do to our hair is super important. Hair tends to get dried out, dull, and lifeless, but thanks to this hydration set from Moroccan Oil, kiss dry winter hair goodbye! This adorably packaged gift set comes with 4 pieces: a full-sized Hydrating Shampoo, Intense Hydrating Mask, and an All in One Leave-in Conditioner, plus a FREE mini Moroccanoil Treatment. 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! $62, amazon.com



11. Estée Lauder Youth-Keepers Skin Care Set

For anyone on your list who absolutely loves skincare – this set makes the perfect present. Included in this adorably wrapped gift box are five travel-size products including the Perfectly Clean Multi-Action Foam Cleanser/Purifying Mask, a Micro Essence Skin Activating Treatment Lotion, the Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Multi-Recovery Complex, Revitalizing Supreme+ Global Anti-Aging Cell Power Crème, and a Revitalizing Supreme+ Global Anti-Aging Power Eye Balm. $40, nordstrom.com


12. 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

lip compact

13. Laura Mercier Iconic Essentials

This set is perfect for an everyday makeup look. It contains four products that will help you achieve natural glam in three easy steps. Included in the gift set are a 25ml Primer Hydrating, a travel size Translucent Loose Setting Powder, a Caviar Stick Mini, and a Velour Puff mini. Even better, it’s currently 30% off the retail price of $39. $27, lauramercier.com


14. Sigma Beauty Essential Travel Brush Set

For the makeup lover in your life, you can’t go wrong with this essential makeup brush set that comes with seven brushes in a pretty black leather travel case. All of the brushes are travel size and are used to create any look you desire. The brushes included in the set are a pencil, a tapered blending brush, an eye shading brush, a small angle brush, a large powder brush, a large angled contour brush, and a foundation brush. $86, sigmabeauty.com


15. Dove Beauty Essentials Bath & Body Gift Set

Any person on your list would be super excited to receive this delicious bath and body set from Dove. It comes with five amazing full-size products including a Deep Moisture Body Wash, an Original Clean Deodorant Dry Spray, an Intensive Repair Shampoo, an Intensive Repair Conditioner, a Macadamia & Rice Milk Body Polish, and a loofah. Even better, it’s beautifully packaged in a gift box so you don’t even need to wrap it. $28, amazon.com


16. Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Day and Night Set

We are loving this gift set that helps target aging by reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. The set comes with a Rapid Wrinkle Repair Daily Face Moisturizer with SPF 30 + Hyaluronic Acid and a Rapid Wrinkle Repair Night Face Moisturizer with Retinol, Hyaluronic Acid. The best part is, both products come packed in a cute silver cosmetic bag that you can reuse to store all of your products. $42, neutrogena.com


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