Picking a Secret Santa gift can be tricky. Here’s Stylist guide to a range of beauty gifts for all budgets.
Ah, Secret Santa. Among the joy of Christmas, those two alliterative words are enough to make anybody break out into a cold sweat.
From tricky-to-navigate budgets to Instagram-stalking the colleague’s who’s name you pulled out of a hat, it can be a minefield.
But if the recipient of your gift is a beauty lover, you’re in luck. More and more brands are upping their festive offering game (think cute beauty miniatures, handy bath and body sets and useful giftsets), meaning there’s a lot to choose from.
Whether you have a budget of £5, £10 or £20, here’s the Stylist
BEAUTY GIFTS £5 AND UNDER
Sleek Makeup Ultimatte Lips, £4.50
From a pretty nude to a bold rouge, this lip set has all the shades needed for party season.
Sloap & Glory Make Your Smooth Gift Set, £5
This body polish and moisturiser tag team for the softest skin ever.
Burt’s Bees Pomegranate Lip Set, £4.66
Keep your lips hydrated and protected with this Burt’s Bees kit.
Lush Santa’s Belly, £4.95
Scents of grape and apply juices create the ultimate shower treat.
BEAUTY GIFTS £10 AND UNDER
Real Techniques Miracle Beauty Ball Sponge Ornament, £5.09
Use this make-up sponge damp for a flawless foundation finish.
Pixi Beauty Glow Tonic, £10
Pixi’s cult Glow Tonic is a guaranteed gift-winner.
No 7 Gel Finish Nail Duo, £8.50
These nail polishes will compliment any party outfit.
Sanctuary Spa Wet Skin Panettone Trio, £8.50
Sanctuary Spa’s Wet Skin Miracle cuts moisturising time in half. Apply it to damp skin and you’re good to go.
BEAUTY GIFTS £20 AND UNDER
Benefit Confection Cuties, £14.50
This cake-inspired tin contains Gimme Brow+, POREfessional and Roller Lash.
Charlotte Tilbury Mini Hollywood Lips Duo, £20
Nestled inside this chic gold packaging, you’ll find two mini liquid lipsticks in the shades ‘Too Bad I’m Bad’ and ‘Show Girl’.
Zoeva Eye See Eye Palette, £19.50
This Zoeva palette is packed with duo-chrome, shimmer, metallic, and glitter eyeshadows.
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