Is there one remaining gap under the tree? Are you running out of ideas for that last little beauty present?
Take a look at our quick guide to last-minute stocking fillers and small beauty based gifts.
The Limited Edition Dazzle & Shine Eye Shadow Kit is a beautiful autumnal palette, inspired by drinks of the season. You might start with prosecco: a warm, matte vanilla, then move on to cranberry punch for main, a shimmery burgundy. Finish the event by shading with hot cocoa, a matte, chocolate brown.
Already known for their patented self-warming eye masks, Sensory Retreats Divine Glow Self-Heating Face Mask is a limited-edition extension to the range. Pair with your favourite skin care oil or serum, and the enduring warmth will ensure your skincare works hard whilst you most definitely relax.
Festive gift sets are a great way to try new products. Feast Your Eyes Mini Mascara + Eyeliner Duo comes from new to the UK Bite Beauty, who offer all vegan, gluten-free cosmetics, with a focus on skin-focused ingredients. Lengthen lashes with Upswing Full-Volume Mascara and define eyes with Upswing Eyeliner and trust it to last into the early hours of the party.
The only thing better than one advent calendar is two advent calendars. And there’s nothing more to say, other than it’s not Christmas without socks hidden somewhere around the tree. For the ladies and for the gentleman, make it 12 Days of Sock-mas from SOCKSHOP. Warm feet are good for the heart, it’s a fact.
Beauty devices are hot property after the disruption of in-salon treatments. But let’s unplug and take stock of all the tools at our disposal. Ilody Kansa Wonder Wand Ayurvedic Beauty Tool is a 5,000-year-old ritual. The alkalizing metal casing of traditional Kansa alloy diminishes breakouts and calms inflammation. During the mindfulness of massage, enjoy the benefits of lymphatic drainage, sculpting and detoxification.
Last Christmas, the discovery of Amphora Aromatics festive candles made a dark evening so much warmer. Pick up their Mulled Pear & Spices Candle for instant festive feelings, or fill the air with the uplifting Marzipan & Candied Peel. If you can get your hands on their yearly sell-out Gold, Frankincense & Myrrh, it’s Christmas wrapped up in a single scent.
Sneak a little beauty ornament onto the tree for a Christmas Eve gift. The Begin & End Ornament Set from Eve Lom combines their signature cleansing oil capsule with their autograph of botanical oils – Egyptian chamomile, eucalyptus, clove and hops, and their world-renowned moisture cream. Pretty on the tree, beautiful for your skin.
From ours to yours, make it a very Merry Christmas.