15 Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas – Stocking Stuffers and Beauty Gifts For Your Bestie

If you are like me, you may have not checked all your holiday to-dos off the list quite yet. No need to scramble. From stocking stuffers to beauty gifts for your bestie, we’ve got our top last minute picks to help you out.


1. Tan Luxe Super Glow Hyaluronic Acid Self-Tan Serum

Tan Luxe Super Glow Hyaluronic Acid Self Tanning Serum for daily use

For skin food that gives a sun-kissed flow, Tan Luxe’s Super Glow Self-Tan Serum is the perfect beauty accompaniment. This self-tan serum features high-weight hyaluronic acid to lock in moisture and keep your skin hydrated. The formula also contains skin loving ingredients such as avocado oil, raspberry seed oil, coconut oil, and France grown rapeseed oil as well as tanning actives safe for daily use.


Tan Luxe Super Glow Hyaluronic Acid Self-Tan Serum – $49


2. Peace Out Retinol Eye Stick

Peace Out retinrol eye stick

For once swiping actually is beneficial to your health. The Peace Out Retinol Eye Stick is a cute little cream stick applicator that packs a punch. For all skin types, this retinol cream stick helps with dark circles, fine lines, dryness, and even millia. Other star ingredients that fight signs of aging are astaxanthin, peptides and squalane. Warm up the stick a bit for better application by rubbing it on your hand or firm skin.


Peace Out Retinol Eye Stick – $28


3. Glo Skin Beauty Barrier Balm

Glo Skin Beauty Barrier Balm product image

Glo Skin Beauty’s Barrier Balm makes the perfect beauty stocking-stuffer for this winter season. It multi-tasks as a balm and skin salve, treating dry and dull skin. Bisabol provides anti-inflammatory relief and rose hip seed oil locks in moisture. Vitamin E adds to the anti-inflammatory brigade while nourishing and healing the skin. This balm can be used all over the body and on your lips for quick treatments during trying times. It’s also great for post treatments or especially drying weather.


Glo Skin Beauty Barrier Balm – $18


4. KC Chic Designs Atta Girl Crystal Heart Bangles

KC Chic Designs Atta Girl Crystal Heart Stainless Steel Gold Adjustable Bangles

For a little glam and glimmer, KC Chic Designs Atta Girl Crystal Heart Bangles are the perfect bling stocking stuffer. These stainless steel bangles come in a set of two and feature a smooth glossy gold exterior with crystal hearts embedded along the band. The bangles are also hypoallergenic, lead-free, nickel-free, brass-free, are water and tarnish resistant and best yet – they are adjustable.


KC Chic Designs Atta Girl Crystal Heart Bangles – $78


5. Ryan Porter Donut Worry Candle

Ryan Porter Candier Candle Donut worry candle

Candles make excellent gifts, I don’t care what anyone else says. Utilitarian, aesthetically pleasing and if they are Ryan Porter Candier Candles – super cute. With fragrance notes of strawberry, cream, citrus and vanilla, the Donut Worry soy candle is the perfect pick for a girly-pop gift. It is cruelty free with a 60+ hour burn time and will brighten anyone’s day during this holiday season. I mean, how could you not love a donut candle?


Ryan Porter Donut Worry Candle – $36


6. DKNY Be Delicious Orchard Street Fragrance

DKNY Be Delicious Orchard Street fragranceDKNY’s new addition to their Be Delicious line, Orchard Street, is a juicy, floriental fragrant option for your giftee. Fun, floral, and fruity, this bright pink perfume is inspired by the vibrant Lower East Side in downtown New York City. Major notes are the delicious Pink Lady Apple mixed with Grapefruit while Pink Pepper spice brings a slight kick. Floral notes of Jasmine and Orris pair with deep fruit notes of Black Raspberry and Pomegranate, showing the sophistication and seductive sides of feminine flair. The base note of Cedarwood and Leather wraps the whole experience together, much like the brown paper packaging the fragrance comes in to mimic the paper grocery bags of the lively downtown market.


DKNY Be Delicious Orchard Street – $58-100


7. Live Tinted Limited Edition Shine On Hueglow Set

Live Tinted Shine On Hueglow Limited Edition Highlight Set

Live Tinted’s Shine On Hueglow Set is the perfect way to brighten up this holiday season. This Limited Edition set contains four mini serum-infused highlighters: Dusk, Dawn, Golden Hour and the newly added Moonlight. These highlighters are hydrating, smooth and add a dewy shimmer. A little goes a long way and with four delightful options, they can match any skin tone and any preference.


Live Tinted Limited Edition Shine On Hueglow Skin Set – $39


8. M2U Makeup Essentials Kit

M2U Makeup Essentials set with six items

Have your bases covered with M2U Makeup Essentials Kit. This set comes with 6 items and is everything you need for a full face of makeup in one go. Their BKB Eyeshadow Palette contains 6 shades that are easy for daily wear and rosy winter looks. The Cream Blush in shade Hot adds vibrant color. The set also contains their Everyday Volumizing and Lengthening Mascara, Eyeshadow Primer, their Jelly Highlighter and a Matte Liquid Lipstick in Soho for a complete rose tinted makeup ensemble.


M2U Makeup Essentials Kit – $49


9. Byoma Skin Care Collection

Byoma Barrier Boosting Skincare So Hydrating Skincare set

Viral skincare brand Byoma is a great pick for any beauty lover. The brand has a fun, colorful aesthetic and simple, clean formulas that won’t irritate skin. Their So Hydrating Set is a favorite combination kit with their Creamy Jelly Cleanser, Moisturizing Gel Cream and Hydrating Serum. It makes a great gift for those new to skincare. However, don’t sleep on the rest of Byoma’s product line. Their Brightening Toner is excellent for clarifying skin with its gentle exfoliant of lactic acid and their Moisturizer Gel Cream with SPF 30 is an absolute must for this winter season. Never skip that SPF step. There is also a 25% OFF sale if you purchase 4 or more items.


Byoma So Hydrating Set – $18.99

Brightening Toner – $14.99

Moisturizer Gel Cream SPF 30 – $18.99


10. OUAI Get-A-Ouai 3PC Holiday Kit

OUAI get a ouai travel kit at ulta beauty

For glamorous locks on the go, OUAI’s Get-A-OUAI is the perfect three part combo with limited edition travel sized versions of their famous Detox Shampoo, Hair Oil, and Scalp and Body Scrub St. Barts. Enjoy non-stripping, cleansing abilities of the detox shampoo with scents of peony, amber, jasmine and bergamot. Protect your hair and add hydration, shine and frizz control with their hair oil that has notes of violet, ylang ylang and white musk. Nourish and exfoliate your scalp and body with their scrub while enjoying the fragrance of dragon fruit, orange blossom and Baltic Amber.


OUAI Get-A-OUAI 3PC Holiday Kit – $35


11. Seven Sisters Scones Cocktails and Holiday Cheer Gift Box

Seven Sisters Scones Cocktail and Holiday Cheer sconies set

Nothing is quite as awesome as getting scones delivered to your door. Seven Sisters Scones Cocktails and Holiday Cheer Gift Set delivers cocktail inspired and holiday flavors in a sampler set of 24 mini scones ( or sconies ). Flavors include Chocolate Kahlua, Strawberry Champange, Cranberry Orange, Cinnamon Coffee Cake and more. Rich and indulgent, these make the perfect morning addition with coffee. Seven Sisters Scones are also offering free shipping on all holiday boxes.

Seven Sisters Scones Holiday Cheer and Cocktail Inspired Gift Box – $68


12. Glo Skin Beauty Brighten + Glow Travel Set

Glo Skin Beauty Brighten and Glow Travel SetFor those who want bright, smooth skin on the go, Glo Skin Beauty’s Brighten and Glow Travel Set is the perfect companion. This skin brightening kit brings to your side travel sized versions of their powerful Hydra-Bright product line. The set includes their Hydra-Bright AHA Cleanser, Hydra-Bright Pro 5 Liquid Exofliant, Hydra-Bright Alpha Arbutin Drops and Hydra-Bright AHA Hydrator. The set is perfect for evening complexion, brightening dull and dehydrated skin, treating dark spots and hyperpigmentation and resulting in overall smoother skin.


Glo Skin Beauty Brighten + Glow Travel Set – $65


13. Tanologist Flawless Tanning Mitt

Tanologist Flawless Tanning Mitt for self-tanning at home

If you are giving yourself a sun-kissed glow this winter, Tanologist’s Flawless Tanning Mitt is a must for a clean, efficient self-tanning experience. Using the mitt versus your hands allows for an even, streak free application. The Flawless Tanning Mitt also contains a water-resistant barrier to prevent your hands from getting stained and is machine washable.


Tanologist Flawless Tanning Mitt – $5.99


14. Skin Flo Relax and Renew Body Glo Bundle

Skin Flo Relax and Renew Body Glo bundle with Body Scrub and Body Gloss

Skin Flo’s Relax and Renew Body Glo Bundle is the perfect gift for keeping your skin smooth and glowy this winter season. This duo contains the Relax and Renew Body Scrub and Body Gloss. The Body Scrub contains key ingredients like shea butter, almond oil, and kaolin clay for cleansing and polishing skin. The Relax and Renew Body Gloss hydrates and soothes skin and contains the nourishing Jojoba Oil and Vitamin E. The Relax and Renew duo are made with 100% pure therapeutic essential oils and are quick absorbing. They are also not tested on animals and made in small batches for freshness.


Skin Flo Relax and Renew Body Glo Bundle – $42


15. Beachwaver Co. Beachwaver B1

Beachwaver Co. Beachwaver B1 Midnight Rose Automatic Curling Iron

For the girlies who aren’t so adept at styling their own hair, Beachwaver Co.’s Beachwaver B1 is the perfect gift. This 1” ceramic self-turning curling iron is very beginner friendly. It features 3 heat settings and comes with an 8ft swivel cord. The Beachwaver B1 also comes in multiple colors and patterns though you can never go wrong with the classic Midnight Rose. It’s lightweight form also makes it travel friendly and kinder on weaker wrists.


Beachwaver Co. Beachwaver B1 Midnight Rose – $69



Sophia Calderone

Sophia is a native Brooklynite with a deep love for food, drink and solo-travel. Previously a techie in the agency world, she has now swan-dived into more creative endeavors. She has a strong taste for whiskey with a growing spreadsheet of past affairs and can be seen eating anything from dollar pizza to Michelin star restaurants meals. Sophia is also a cat-lover holding a TNR certification and can be found taking care of community cats or professionally pet-sitting someone’s fur baby.