The Best Beauty Gifts for the Holidays
For beauty fiends, the holidays just wouldn't be complete without an amazing, over the top beauty gift. From the richest anti-aging products to the latest skincare tools; lush fragrance sets to compacts that open like jewelry boxes, revealing their colorful, glittering haul, these luxe gifts are perfect for the beauty lover on your list.
Shiny Pretty Things Eye Brush Kit
MAC's limited edition sets are arguably the best part about the holidays. This year, you'll want to scoop up these metallic cobalt set which feature five miniature version of the brand's popular eye makeup brushes.
UpLift Facial Massaging Beauty Roller
This facial massage tool designed by LA-based nurse and entrepreneur Jamie Sherrill has a massive following (Jessica Alba and Emily Ratajkowski are both fans) for its ability to make skin look firmer and more youthful.
Shimmering Skin Perfector Mini Macaron Set
Makeup lovers go crazy for the candlelit effect that these soft-textured shimmering highlighters provide.
Merry Little Miracles
This kit of beautifiers, including travel sizes of La Mer's The Treatment Lotion, The Eye Concentrate, The Regenerating Serum, and their famous Crème de la Mer, is packed with the proprietary, cell-renewing "Miracle Broth" that has made the brand's moisturizers a cult obsession.
MTHRSHP Sublime Bronze Temptation Eyeshadow Palette
Pat McGrath Labs
Bring a touch of the holidays with this set of lush neutral, burgundy, and emerald eye shadows created by makeup industry icon Pat McGrath.
Discovery Advent Calendar
This collection of Atelier Cologne's signature fragrances, as well as body lotions, shower gels, and soaps are perfect for the person who's still hunting for their signature scent.
GloPRO Blush Microneedling Tool Set
When this at-home microneedling device launched last year, the company sold 22,000 units in the first 12 minutes. It promises smoother, younger-looking skin—no surgery required.
Four of the Japanese beauty brand's bestsellers in one reasonably-priced package: a cleansing oil, an exfoliant, a water cream, and a dewy skin mist.
Little Fetishes Orgasm Lip and Blush Set
The shade that made Nars a household name, this peachy pink blush and lipstick set is filled with subtle gold shimmer that makes it a flattering mach for lots of skin tones.
Hand Cream Trio
Soothe that chapped winter skin with this trio of antioxidant-rich, shea butter hand moisturizers.
Under the Christmas Tree Breakaway Face & Eye Set
Deck the halls with beauty this season with 18 rich, highly-pigmented eyeshadows, a bronzer, a blush, a highlighter, and a miniature tube of Too Faced's famous Better Than Sex mascara all wrapped up in this pretty pink tree.
Elite Mirror 5 Brush Set
These ultra soft makeup brushes give skin an airbrushed finish.
Coco Mademoiselle Eau de Parfum
Because you can never go wrong with a classic.
Agave Treat Trio Mini Agave Lip Mask Set
Help keep lips mistletoe-ready with these dryness-fighting lip masks made with lanolin and naturally humectant agave. Choose one for every occasion from the trio of clear, bronze-tinted, and delicate pink moisturizers.
Repair and Renew
Estée Lauder's cult-favorite Advanced Night Repair complex is paired with a light, moisturizing essence, and an eye cream so that your gift recipient can face the new year looking younger.
Ambient Lighting Edit Volume 4
A six-pack of the glowiest, most gorgeous highlighters on the market.
Special Edition Supersonic Gift Set
A hairdryer might not seem like the most exciting gift, but this unconventional dryer is the exception to the rule. The high speed air flow dries hair much faster than traditional tools, helping prevent heat damage and increase shine.
Magical Brow Stars Blockbuster Brow Set
For the giftee who takes their brows seriously, this kit contains absolutely everything they need, including brow powder, pomade, tinted gel, two pencils, and a dual-ended spoolie and angled brush.
Nailed Lacquer Trio
Smith & Cult
Between the three shades of this nail polish trio—a warm, spicy red, a shimmering, glossy taupe, and a brilliant gold glitter—you'll find the perfect manicure look for every holiday party and style.
Shadows & Brights Metallic Caviar Stick Eye Colour Collection
These long-lasting cream shadows in a set of metallic shades are exactly what your giftee needs to get through holiday party season.
Garden Collection Coffret Set
Anyone would be excited to unwrap one of these iconic orange boxes. Filled with four travel-sized bottles of Hermès fragrances inspired by gardens from around the world: Un Jardin en Mediterranée, Un Jardin sur le Nil, Un Jardin sur le Toit, and Le Jardin de Monsieur Li.
Ethereal Nudes 6 Piece Mini Lip Set
This set of two matte liquid lipsticks, two high-shine lip lacquers, and two buttery lipglosses in gorgeous peachy-pink tones ensures that your giftee's lips will be nude, not naked, this holiday season.
Sweet Indulgence Set
For the smoothest makeup application, beauty fans will love this set of four brightly colored Beautyblender sponges plus four matching candy-striped soaps for cleaning them.
Charlotte's Beauty Universe Collection
Celebrity makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury's holiday kit is the stuff that sugarplum dreams are made of. Filled with a mix of her skincare favorites like her Magic Cream and Miracle Glow cleanser as well as a full-sized lipstick, a mini mascara, eyeliner, and more.
L'Envol Eau de Parfum
The refillable bottle is a vanity showstopper.
Fenty Beauty by Rihanna
For the celebrity obsessive in your life, this set of 10 long-wearing matte lipsticks from singer Rihanna's mega-hit makeup collection is just the ticket.
Modern Marble Express Ion Style+ with Sculpting Brush Set
Flat irons are meant to be practical, but they're rarely nice to look at; this one from Paul Mitchell is a welcome exception. The iron even comes with a marble sculpting brush to match.
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