best beauty christmas gift sets

The best Christmas beauty gift sets to satisfy everyone on your shopping list

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The big day really isn’t that far off, so get ahead of the shopping game by snapping up one (or many) of these incredible Christmas beauty gifts.

You might still be revelling in the throes of autumn, with its influx of gripping TV dramas and pumpkin-hued eyeshadow palettes, but take it from us: now’s the time to look ahead and start ticking off the bulk of your Christmas shopping.

Why? Because the bulk of this year’s Christmas beauty gift sets have already landed in-store and online. And as you’ll know from years of scrambling for last-minute gifts on Christmas Eve (just us?), the best ones really don’t stay in stock for long.

The problem is knowing how to decipher which gift sets are actually worth every penny and which ones will simply sit gathering dust at the back of a cupboard for months to come. As well as considering the cost-to-value ratio (gift sets often offer a huge saving), it’s important to consider the recipient. Make-up, skincare and haircare choices can be quite personal, so look for sets that feature seriously indulgent, genuinely useful beauty heroes they’re sure to love.

Below, we’ve rounded up the best Christmas beauty gift sets for 2021 to shop now – but don’t forget to check out our list of the greatest beauty advent calendars while you’re at it. 

  • Jo Loves Christmas Trees A Fragrance Diffuser

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    Get ready for Christmas with this gorgeous Jo Loves fragrance diffuser. Fill your home with the warm, comforting scent of Christmas Trees and notes of pine, lavender, incense and amber. It’ll last you until Christmas and beyond.

    Shop Christmas Trees A Fragrance Diffuser at Jo Loves, £90

  • Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk Lip Secrets

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    Any Charlotte Tilbury fans will love this Pillow Talk collection. Combining four of her bestselling products, you’ll get a shimmering lip gloss, full-coverage lip liner and two lipsticks all housed in one cute must-have set.

    Shop Pillow Talk Lip Secrets at Charlotte Tilbury, £40

  • Aromatherapy Associates Our Favourite Moments

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    If you’re into the healing power of aromatherapy – you’ll love this heavenly gift set from Aromatherapy Associates. Packed with natural, pure essential oil blends to enhance different aspects of wellbeing, there are formulas for bath, shower, skin and travel – each a saviour for those subject to stress, disrupted sleep and bodily tension.

    Shop Aromatherapy Associates Our Favourite Moments at Liberty London, £71.25

  • Cowshed Ultimate Sleep Set

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    Turn your home into a soothing sanctuary with this collection of treats from Cowshed. Including the Intense Sleep Therapy Bath Oil together with Calming Bath Salts, Calming Travel Candle and Calming Diffuser, you’ll feel as though you’ve stepped into a Soho House hotel, ready to recharge. 

    Shop Cowshed Ultimate Sleep Set at ASOS, £75

  • Dr.Jart+ Ceramidin Moisturising Gift Set

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    The perfect treat for stressed-out skin, this moisturising trio contains all you need to soothe, hydrate and nourish parched complexions. After all, who needs to wait until Christmas to get great skin?

    Shop Dr.Jart+ Ceramidin Moisturising Gift Set at Boots, £30

  • Drunk Elephant The Littles 4.0

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    Another Drunk Elephant favourite (their Christmas gifts are always iconic), The Littles 4.0 is a perfect discovery set for anyone yet to try the award-winning skincare brand. Including eight cult classics, this travel-sized kit is all you need to fall in love with Drunk Elephant – and trust us, you 100% will. 

    Shop Drunk Elephant The Littles 4.0 at Boots, £76

  • Gucci Flora Gift Set

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    In need of a new season scent? Take advantage of this gorgeous Gucci Flora gift set and get more Gucci for your money. Featuring the Flora Gorgeous Gardenia Eau de Parfum together with the Flora Gorgeous Gardenia Eau de Parfum Roller Ball – there’s a bottle for your dressing table and a rollerball for on-the-go. Handy!

    Shop Gucci Flora Gift Set at Boots, £77

  • Fenty Skin Start'r Set

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    If you’re yet to try Fenty Skin – now’s your chance to start. Containing three simple steps for clear, dewy skin – this starter set includes the infamous Total Cleans’r, Fat Water and Hydra Vizor for visibly brighter, glowing skin in just a matter of weeks. 

    Shop Fenty Skin Start’r Set at Boots, £32

  • Rituals The Ritual of Jing - Large Gift Set

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    Treat yourself to a collection of wellbeing essentials with this gorgeous gift set from Rituals. Containing a foaming shower gel, dry oil for body and hair, hand mask and mini fragrance sticks, it’s all you need for those cosy autumn nights in ahead of the festive season.

    Shop Rituals The Ritual of Jing - Large Gift Set at Boots, £44.90

  • La Mer The Nourishing Moisture Collection

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    Really wanting to treat yourself? This La Mer gift set is the ultimate payday treat. Containing a mini Crème de la Mer and The Lip Balm, this dynamic duo renews dryness and provides soothing moisture around-the-clock. Plus, the signature La Mer bag is perfect for housing all your most luxurious skincare goodies. 

    Shop La Mer The Nourishing Moisture Collection at La Mer, £95

  • Bobbi Brown Luxury Brush Collection

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    Treat yourself to a brand new brush set with this luxury collection from Bobbi Brown – complete with a chic travel case. Dreamy. 

    Shop Luxury Brush Collection at Bobbi Brown, £59.25

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