These Christmas gift ideas will get every beauty junkie into the holiday spirit.
True story: we’re obsessed with Christmas beauty gifts and we’re this close to getting ‘em all for ourselves. Hey, we just might sneak a few into our wishlist. We’ve carefully curated a list of skincare, haircare and makeup gift sets that will put a huge smile on every beauty junkie’s face. Ready, set, add to cart!
Best Christmas beauty gifts
1. The ultimate splurge: Huda Beauty House of Huda Advent Calendar
Spoil your loved one (or yourself) silly with this. Curated by Huda herself, the fabulous gift has all the basics for skincare, makeup and fragrances. Highlights include the Yo Glow Gingerbread Latte Enzyme Scrub, Obsessions Eyeshadow Palette and Thirst Trap Juice HA3& Peptide Serum.
Huda Beauty House of Huda Advent Calendar, coming soon at Sephora
2. Manifest good skincare for the New Year: First Aid Beauty Your Future Looks Fab kit
We’re totally digging the cosmic “Your Future Looks Fab” gift kit from First Aid Beauty. Partake in a “divine skintervention” with five skincare heroes – the Pure Skin Face Cleanser, Facial Radiance Pads, Eye Duty Niacinamide Brightening Cream, Ultra Repair Cream and, our personal fave, the KP Bump Eraser Body Scrub With 10% AHA. The future’s looking bright for your skin!
First Aid Beauty Your Future Looks Fab kit, $80, available online and at Sephora
3. ‘Cos we love a little Vitamin C: BSkin Vita C Booster Set
We love the great outdoors but don’t forget to protect your skin too! BSkin’s Vita C Booster set has the BSkin Vita Advanced Intense PAF Concentrate and a pair of exclusive BSkin Ice Globes wrapped in a festive red ribbon. The waterless serum is packed with vitamin C and PAF complex to stimulate collagen production and cell repair. Pair that with cooling ice globes to refresh your tired skin.
BSkin Vita C Booster Set, $99 available online
4. Mini but mighty: Beigic Mini Set
Korean vegan brand Beigic is giving us its best products in a cute fun-sized edition. Enjoy the Volumizing Shampooing Scrub, Treatment Lotion and award-winning Regenerating Oil in mini sizes. Take them along with you on your travels or on-the-go.
Beigic Mini Set, $109, available online and at #03-14A, Takashimaya Shopping Centre, Ngee Ann City, 391 Orchard Road, Singapore 238872
5. Heavy-duty essentials: MT Metatron MT Premium Coffret 2021
Enjoy the seven wonders of MT Metatron encased in a beautiful box with a blue rose motif. Available until 25 December, the limited edition set has everything from the bestselling cleansing gel and essential serum to the heavy duty steam eye cream and first step lotion. Get your essentials sorted!
MT Metatron MT Premium Coffret 2021, $210, available online
6. A sustainable gift idea: Aesop Gift Kits The Listener
Give back during the season of giving with Aesop’s gift kits. The Anatomy of Generosity collection features five alluring kits that align with a featured charity supported by the Aesop Foundation. Give your neck to toe a little TLC with The Listener. It’s got a trio of geranium leaf body care products – the body cleanser, body balm and body scrub for a rejuvenating shower. Proceeds from The Listener gift kit go to the Pan Intercultural Arts group in London to empower refugees and minorities through the arts and performance. Brownie points for the 100% recycled paper pulp packaging too! It makes a great sustainable gift idea.
Aesop Gift Kits The Listener, $105, available online and at multiple locations including Tangs at Tang Plaza and Suntec City
7. Heart eyes for the packaging: Too Faced Christmas Around The World
Count on Too Faced to present us with chic Christmas gifts every year! This time, transport yourself to New York, Rio and Sydney with its Christmas Around The World makeup kit. The kit comes with three breakaway palettes (which include eight eye and one face palette shades each), and one Better Than Sex mascara in travel size. Go from warm neutrals to sexy pops of glam and soft romantic pinks. As for the packaging? Each palette features the cities in a festive mood, adorned with glamorous glimmers of gold.
Too Faced Christmas Around The World, price TBC, coming soon at Sephora
8. A palette that’s totally worth it: Milani Gilded Luster Light Eyeshadow Palette
If your giftee’s a sucker for eyeshadow palettes, look no further than Milani’s new Gilded Luster Light Palette. At just $43 for a collection of 15 mattes, shimmering rose golds and bright berry colours, this set will jazz their peepers for less. The creamy and highly pigmented formula is also 100% paraben-free, talc-free and cruelty-free.
Milani Gilded Luster Light Eyeshadow Palette, $43.40, available online and at Watsons stores
9. Bad hair, who?: Olaplex Healthy Hair Essentials Kit (Limited Edition)
Is your friend always complaining about her frizzy hair? Earn best gifter status with bestsellers from the cult favourite haircare hero Olaplex. Perfect for split ends, and dry and damaged hair, the Hair Perfector, Bond Maintenance Shampoo and Conditioner, and Bonding Oil will give them smooth and glossy tresses.
Olaplex Healthy Hair Essentials Kit (Limited Edition), $95, available online
10. Bedtime Faves: Fenty Skin The Before-Bed Set 3-Piece PM Essentials
We don’t have high hopes for a new album on the horizon, but in the meantime, fans of Ri-Ri can enjoy beauty sleep with this three-piece kit. Featuring the toner serum, night cream and lip balm, the limited edition Fenty Beauty and Fenty Skin gift set is truly next level.
Fenty Skin The Before-Bed Set 3-Piece PM Essentials, $86, available online and at Sephora
Ahh, we can’t wait to be the best beauty Santa this year! Which is your favourite Christmas beauty gift?