‘Tis better to give than receive. These eight items are wonderful gifting options for the beauty addict and makeup maven in your life. If you’re a product fiend or makeupista, well, let’s hope someone who is shopping for you consults our list this holiday season.
Benefit Girls Gone Wow: It’s a limited edition and boasts the brand’s best sellers, such as the Benetint flush, They’re Real mascara, and The Pore Fessional balm, in a collectible tin. All. Good. Things.
Too Faced Grande Hotel Cafe: Who doesn’t love the holidays in NYC? These Christmas coffee-scented palettes — Peppermint Mocha, Gingerbread Coffee, and Eggnog Latte, for maximum and mouth-watering yumminess—include a “grande” total of 18 matte and shimmer shadows, two perfectly coordinated blushes, a bronzer, and a deluxe size of the brand’s iconic and best-selling Better Than Sex Mascara. It’s Xmas in Manhattan… on her vanity. She will use this kit on a daily basis and will smile upon remembering that it was you who gave it to her.
Caudalie Mask Trio and Glow & Go Sets: It’s like a spa at home, since you want to glow, baby, glow during the holidays. The set features the Instant Detox Mask, a Glycolic Peel Mask, and a Moisturizing Mask. Glow & Go also includes a Radiance Serum & Beauty Elixir for brightening and perfecting purposes. Makeup lovers don’t want to pile foundation and powder over problematic skin; the receiver of this set can prep and prime with this kit.
Tarte Limited-Edition Color Wheel Amazonian Clay Blush Palette: This palette offers blush options aplenty. It should last her all year long and be the only thing she reaches for when she wants a pop of color or a flush on those cheeks.
Too Faced Merry Kissmas: Mwah! This set boasts four, clutch-sized tubes of Too Faced Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipstick in original, chocolate, and matte formulas. The formula is cushiony and comfy — not to mention delish! You can blow air kisses for days with these beauties.
Ecotools Boho Luxe Duo Brush Set: These makeup magic wands are dual-ended with six brush heads ands have beautiful and easy-to-grip bamboo handles.
Samantha Lennon, Makeup Consultant & Artist
“Your Makeup Artist”