24 Gift Ideas for the Beauty Obsessed
Ideas for manicure mavens to those who live for a statement scent.
By FASHION Staff
Date November 20, 2020
Whether you’re looking for something utterly luxurious and swoon-worthy to completely spoil a loved one or simply the perfect stocking stuffer for someone who already has an overflowing vanity of products, we picked out gift-worthy ideas that are sure to make beauty enthusiasts happy. Click through the gallery ahead for 24 holiday present ideas for the beauty obsessed:
The Ultimate 80-Pan Artistry Palette
($85, NYX Professional Makeup)
Surprise the eyeshadow obsessive with this vivid, 80-pan palette that’s sure to inspire endless eye makeup looks.
($20, MAC Cosmetics)
Know someone who loves fake eyelashes? MAC Cosmetics recently came out with a fresh crop of ten new falsie styles (individual, full-on glam, brown) that were hand picked by MAC pro makeup artists.
& Love For Him eau de toilette
($120 (90 ml), Tiffany & Co.)
Struggling to decide what to gift him? Notes of ginger, mandarin, juniper, sandalwood and vetiver make a dapper gift.
XX Artisan eau de toilette
($115, John Varvatos)
Or get him to spritz on a fresh, aromatic scent of bergamot, geranium and vetiver.
Plump FX Scarlett Kiss Lip Plumping Serum
Give the gift of a gorgeous, red-brown holiday pout that also works overtime to smooth, firm and shape lip contours.
Rouge Artist Sparkle Lipstick
($31, Make Up For Ever)
For berry lips that really stand out, opt for some holiday sparkle. This lipstick formula is made with hydrating oils, so it feels silky and smooth upon application and beyond.
Quo Beauty Halo Light Liquid Liner
($12, Quo Beauty)
Another easy way to get in the festive spirit is with a little glitter on the eyes. “These eyeliners are really nice. For those not big on glitter, you can do a really thin line along the lashline or just a wing in the corner,” recommends celebrity makeup artist and Quo Beauty ambassador Hung Vanngo. The six playful colour options range from rose gold to silver to bright aqua blue.
Elnett Satin Strong Hold Hairspray
($11, L'Oréal Paris)
This iconic, 60-year-old hairspray is a staple for Hollywood hairstylists on red carpets year after year, and comes in multiple formulas, like this one that protects and enhances colour-treated hair.
Birchwood Pine 3-wick candle
($90, NEST Fragrances)
Come holiday, you can always count on NEST Fragrances to release gorgeous, luxe candles to scent the home.
Self Tanning Foam Light/Medium
($34, Bondi Sands)
We may not be jetting off to beach getaways this Covid year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t fake a sundrenched glow. Australian-made Bondi Sands has multiple self-tanners for the body, from one-hour express formulas to ultra-dark bottled bronzers.
Nanobronze Bronzing Drops
($25, Indeed Labs)
For the face, give skin a sun-kissed glow by mixing 1 to 2 drops of this kelp and cacao seed tinted serum into a favourite facial moisturizer.
Mica d'Oro I Eau de Parfum
($430, La Maison Valmont)
Valmont’s latest addition to its Venice-inspired Storie Veneziane fragrance series, Mica D’Oro I, is definitely a decadent scent, from its intoxicating notes of rum, whipped cream and vanilla, right down to the keepsake-worthy handmade bottle.
Good Girl Supreme Eau de Parfum
($130 for 50 ml, Carolina Herrera )
Most of us have likely traded in our beloved dressy heels for house slippers by now, but have no fear: Carolina Herrera is here to fill that shoe void during lockdown. Its iconic sky-high stiletto bottle houses an oriental-gourmand juice of berries, jasmine and tonka bean that’s sure to take you away from the humdrum of life’s realities.
Mon Beau Sapin Tapered Candles
($60, Maison Francis Kurkdjian)
Create a fragrance statement at the dinner table with this set of fir-scented, limited-edition dinner candles from Maison Francis Kurkdjian.
BIONUTRITION Intense Hydration Body Milk
($60, Laboratoire Dr Renaud)
Infused with nourishing humectants and niacinamide, this made-in-Canada daily body moisturizer is ideal for treating winter-weary skin.