17 of the Best Beauty Gifts For the Beauty-Lovers in Your Life
The best things about the festive period can be broken down into three categories: the roast potatoes (yes, they deserve an entire category of their own), the family get-togethers, and the beauty gifts. If you truly love beauty like we do, then you understand the excitement of potentially unwrapping mini collections, festive bundles, and limited-edition products on Christmas or Hanukkah.
This year, with family gatherings very much still in the calendar (unlike 2020), we can count on epic beauty sets to make up for the lost time when it comes to gift giving. We’ve done the hard work for you in finding some of the best beauty gifts money can buy, from a relaxing bath oil discovery set to the forever-in-demand Dyson Airwrap (gifting this will give you some serious brownie points, trust us).
So, now we’re able to gather with friends and family, if you’re looking to celebrate the festive period with some wonderful beauty gifts, we’ve got you covered with some of the very best for 2021.
Caudalie Vinosource-Hydra 'Intense Hydration' Christmas Set
Caudalie Vinosource-Hydra Intense Hydration Christmas Set is a great entry-level skin-care gift for someone in your life who wants to dabble in some effective yet beautiful products. This set contains the SOS cream, serum, and face mask.
The Body Shop Joy & Jasmine Essentials Gift
Every year, The Body Shop releases a bunch of limited edition Christmas gifts with brand new scents and one of our absolute favourites this year is the Joy and Jasmine range. The The Body Shop Joy & Jasmine Essentials Gift contains the shower gel, body yoghurt, body butter, and hand cream to give you (or your loved one) a taster of the products on offer. Even better, this year the brand has partnered with The Honeypot, a charity proving respite to young carers aged 5-12 and giving on going support.
Aromatherapy Associates Ultimate Bath & Shower Oil Collection
Give the gift of pure relaxation with the Aromatherapy Associates Ultimate Bath & Shower Oil Collection. This trial set allows you to discover new scents, mix and match, and find your perfect blend.
Lush Fairy Christmas
For Lush devotee’s, there’s no better gift than the Lush Fairy Christmas. This set contains the bubble bar, shower gel, bath bomb, body conditioner, body spray, dusting powder, and soap – all in the iconic Snow Fairy scent.
Byterry Jewel Fantasy Ombre Blackstar Trio Set
For the makeup lovers in your life, the ByTerry Jewel Fantasy Ombre Blackstar Trio Set is one of the most festive gifts you can give. The creamy formulas of these pens makes it super easy to glide onto eyelids and create a standout makeup look in minutes.
Cloud Nine the Evergreen Collection Wide Iron
What’s better than a pair of Cloud Nine hair straighteners? A pair of forest green Cloud Nine straighteners, of course. Cloud Nine the Evergreen Collection Wide Iron set comes with the wide iron, case, accessories bag, silk scrunchie, and beautiful comb.
La Mer The Nourishing Moisture Collection
La Mer The Nourishing Moisture Collection will add a little slice of luxury into anyone’s skin-care routine with its Crème de la Mer and Lip Balm.
Dyson Airwrap Styler in Copper
Just when we thought we couldn’t possibly love the Dyson Airwrap Styler more, we saw it in the new limited-edition copper hue. The Dyson Airwrap Styler in Copper comes with a 30mm Airwrap barrel, 40mm Airwrap barrel, firm smoothing brush, soft smoothing brush, round volumising brush, prestyling dryer, copper case, storage bag, nonslip heat mat, and filter cleaning brush – everything you need for the festive party season.
Augustinus Bader The Discovery Duo
Any beauty lover is familiar with Augustus Bader The Cream and it’s long list of high-profile fans. They’ll also know how pricey it is. The Augustinus Bader The Discovery Duo contains a 30ml travel size bottle of both The Cream and The Rich Cream, giving you or your loved one a chance to try both formulas before investing in the full size.
Marie Reynolds London MRL Mini's
Marie Reynolds London MRL Mini’s is a great set for your skin-care obsessed friend with mini versions of the gorgeous Goji Mallow Cleanser, Hydr8 Misting Veil, Elixir, and Reson8.
Okiki Oshun Candle Gift Set
Candle enthusiasts will adore the Okiki Calm Flame Candle Gift Set. Oshun is known as the Godness of Love and is commonly associated with fertility, sensuality, and femininity. The three-piece candle set comes with in three scents: Akehinde, Bamidele, Nana Danko Anasah.
Oribe Beautiful Colour Christmas Gift Set
Oribe Beautiful Colour Christmas Gift Set contains two mini versions of Oribe’s bestselling colour protect shampoo and conditioner. This duo doesn’t just look beautiful, it helps to keep hair colour looking its most beautiful, too. Designed to maintain vibrant hair colour, you won’t find any dull hair here this festive season.
Charlotte Tilbury Cryo-Recovery Mask
For the beauty enthusiast friend who seem to have every eye shadow palette and fancy moisturiser under the sun, the Charlotte Tilbury Cryo-Recovery Mask is guaranteed to pique their interest. The mask uses cryotherapy (extreme cold temperatures), which encourages blood flow to the skin’s surface and helps to reduce inflammation and puffiness. This takes any skin-care routine up a notch.
This Works Deep Sleep Heavenly Candle
At some point during the pandemic, most of us have had disturbed sleep, which is why whoever you gift the This Works Deep Sleep Heavenly Candle to will love you forever. Honestly, who doesn’t love to receive a candle? But one that also aids a restful nights sleep. . . we couldn’t think of a more perfect gift for 2021.
SLMD Love & Lights Face Set
Giving the gift of the SLMD Love & Lights Face Set is the next best thing to seeing a dermatologist IRL. If your loved one is looking to step your skin-care routine up a notch, the SLMD Salicylic Acid Cleanser and SLMD Facial Moisturizer will do just the trick.
Slip Sleep Mask Contour
For the eyelash extension lover in your life will appreciate the Slip Sleep Mask Contour. Made to have the same wonderful anti-creasing benefits of a silk eye mask but with contoured eye pockets to make sure you aren’t causing friction during the night.