WHO SAID WE HAVE TO SPEND A FORTUNE FOR THE PERFECT GIFT? WHETHER SHOPPING FOR OUR BEAUTY-BUFF BFF OR THE BARRE CLASS BABE, FIND ALL OF THE MUST-HAVE HOLIDAY STEALS RIGHT HERE.
BoxyCharm, $21 monthly subscription
Attention beauty buffs: if you aren’t already signed up for BoxyCharm, you are doing it wrong. Each month, subscribers receive full-size products from of our favorites and some brands we've never even heard of, with past boxes featuring products from Tarte, Revlon, Kevin Murphy and more. Each box estimates a $100 value, but all you pay is a monthly fee of $21! Send your beauty-junkie BFF the latest one to really spread Christmas cheer. Seriously though, it's a great way to discover new favorites.
Elizabeth and James never disappoints. This holiday season grab one of their signature fragrance rollerballs to give your friend that’s always on-the-run. Nirvana black is a sensual blend of violet, sandalwood and vanilla for an irresistible scent. As an added holiday bonus, the gift dubs as an ornament!
Avon Makeup Design Palette, $21.99
We’ve said it before, eye palettes are key in any vanity, but that doesn’t mean you have to break the bank for one. This set includes 21 different shades of shadow, six lip colors and four skin tones all for under $25. The deal may seem good to be true, (and that’s because it’s actually a $55 value!) but trust us, it’s real and waiting to be wrapped up.
What’s the one thing we can never seem to find? Hair ties. Not only does this headband come in adorable patterns, but it can also be used as a hair tie! So whether you need to keep your hair out of your face or just need to throw it in a quick pony, you’re sure to spot this headband at the bottom of your cluttered purse.
LUSH Joy to the World, $19.95
What better gift to give than the makings for the perfect at-home pamper sesh? A creamy and dreamy combo of hand cream and soap leaves hands soft to the touch, smelling like the sweet snowcake scent. Don't worry about the trouble of gift-wrapping, because this limited-edition set comes ready to give!
What says holiday beauty more than deep red lips and nails? In case you aren’t quite ready to commit to the 24-piece set we’ve already told you about, Butter LONDON is offering a lipstick and nail duo made for the holidays. The duo is the perfect stocking stuffer to help your best friend feel so saucy in the below zero temperatures.
SPF, color tint and moisturizing formula, this limited-edition lip treatment is the gift to give your beauty-bestie. The formula not only infuses rose oil for smoothness, but also makes for a light florally scent to match the pretty pink rose details on the exterior. Be sure to throw this on the holiday-list because it is sure to be your go-to lip treatment all season long.
Capezio Multi-Striped Legwarmers, $19.99
Cozy, cute and comfortable, these lightweight legwarmers make for the perfect gift for the barre class babe. Just because you aren’t actually ballerina doesn’t mean you can’t dress like one. And in the event you “accidentally” skip barre class, these legwarmers are great for just lounging around by the fireplace.
Giving a gift after the holidays? Help a friend unwind after the craziness with this three-product bath set of hand soap, cream and a candle all a wonderfully wintry scent. Burn the candle to create an icy aroma from the warmth of your bathroom.