Last minute gifts sorted, Drum roll please!

Christmas is round the corner and while most of you must have already decided on what presents you will be buying for your loved ones, others might still be confused and looking for unique gifts. If you are struggling to tick the last person off your list, you’re reading THE ultimate article 🙂

Urban Outfitters has got you covered when it comes to gifting Makeup, skincare or accessories. They have a huge selection of gifts from various brands in wide price range. Today I am talking about some of the lovely gifts they kindly sent me for upcoming festive period. This will give you a rough idea of what you can select or you can even create a nice hamper with multiple goodies. Choice is yours!

Skincare and Makeup are my favorites so I will start with that 🙂

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This Australian coffee scrub is known for keeping skin soft & hydrated making it ready for festive season. Coffee is a natural exfoliant that buffs away dry, damaged skin leaving you with an endless canvas of the softest, healthiest skin you’ve ever seen. Scrub + buff to pearly soft perfection with this revitalizing coffee body scrub by Frank Body. This is vegan friendly.

At first, I thought this is a mineral makeup kit so I was not much excited seeing this. My excitement level went high when I read this was an amazing skincare kit. This kit includes Rose + White Tea Antioxidant Complexion Refresher Mist, Hyaluronic + Rose Serum, Rose + Vitamin C Antioxidant Clearing Mask and an applicator brush.

Use the rose + vitamin C antioxidant clearing mask to tone, clarify + tighten pores. Mineral-rich dry powder clay mask with purified white kaolin to gently cleanse as red kaolin + bentonite absorb excess oils and lift dirt out of pores for firm, balanced skin. Replenish nourishment with the lightweight hyaluronic + rose serum. Ideal for daily use with hyaluronic acid to plump + fill out skin while maintaining hydration. Vitamin C + rosehip seed oil boost with antioxidants to protect complexion with a weightless finish perfect for layering with other treatments. Enhance radiance with the rose + white tea antioxidant complexion refresher mist. Innovative 2-in-1 treatment with a robust blend of organic aloe + rose hydrosol to soothe skin as white tea extract, raspberry seed oil + vitamin C work to replenish skin cells with a thorough dose of nourishing antioxidants. Glycolic acid is the perfect finishing touch to get that complexion glowing. Use in tandem for major results.

This kit alone is a great gift idea for someone who is much into skincare or even for treating yourself.

This oil is very eye catching as it contains flowers along with the extract. This floral-infused body oil is blended with natural apricot, sweet almond oils and nurturing Vitamin E. Use it on your skin, hair and even your nails for moisture + shine! You’ll be left with radiantly hydrated, glowing skin + hair that smells beautifully fresh. Forget Me Not is an uplifting blend of sparkling mandarin + green tea that blossoms on skin with delicate notes of freesia + orris. Ingredients: Caprylic/capric triglyceride (vegetable derived), fragrance/parfum, forget-me-not flowers, peach blossom flowers, prunus armeniaca (apricot) kernel oil, tocopherol (vitamin E). This oil is made in USA.

This floral-infused bottle gives a feeling of Spa and is a cute gift idea making it really very special.

COSMOS is a botanical beauty + skincare line created by herbalists Sarah Buscho + Marina Storm to make highly effective products with clean ingredients available to everyone.

Balance, brighten + hydrate for your most radiant skin yet with this natural, plant-based face oil from COSMOS. Rich in antioxidants + ultra-hydrating for a key blend with essential ingredients. Blue chamomile reduces inflammation, redness + irritation while evening skin tone. Roman chamomile soothes for a calmed complexion. German blue chamomile essential oil has a warm, sweet herbaceous fragrance + nourishes cells while combatting aging. Lavender balances, soothes + prevents scarring while ylang ylang balances sebum production for an even tone.

Ingredients: Organic Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Organic Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Organic Anthemis Nobilis (Roman Chamomile) Seed Oil, Tocopherol, Cananga Odorata (Ylang Ylang) Oil

This oil is made in USA.

Who doesn’t love a good hand cream in colder months? Refresh dry, parched skin with this luxurious hand cream from Gourmand. In an array of scents you love with a seriously hydrating formula with essential oils known for their soothing properties.  Pistachio Brulee contains Milk vanilla mousse, pistachio, vanilla bean.

Ingredients: Aqua/Water/Eau,Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Glycerin, Glyceryl Stearate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Dimethicone, Parfum (Fragrance) PEG-100 Stearate, Polysorbate 60, Phenoxyethanol, Polyacrylamide, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Steareth-2, Lecithin, Ethylhexylglycerin, Xanthan Gum, C13-14 Isoparaffin, Chlorphenesin, Disodium EDTA, Laureth-7, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Tocopherol, Citronellol, Limonene, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Benzoic Acid, Linalool, Geraniol, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Arnica Montana Flower Extract, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Extract, Quercus Alba Bark Extract, Salvia Officinalis (Sage) Leaf Extract

This hand cream is made in Canada.

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Nudestix Magnetic Eye Color Pencils are an ultra-long-wearing eye shadow pencil that highlights, provides intense color, lines precisely and primes lids for long wear. Glide it on for easy-to-blend color that’s even, waterproof, long-wearing and ideal for oily lids. For a naturally beautiful look, use the highlighter/primer base over the entire lid, then draw along the eye crease with the deeper shade. Smudge to soften with fingers, sponge or brush. Draw a line on the upper, lower or inner eye with the darker color, then smudge to soften! Eco-packaged in a collectible tin, with convenient large mirror and quality pencil sharpener. Created by two sisters and their mom, Nudestix is all about an easy, natural-looking approach to beauty.

This set includes two eye crayons – Gilt (Metallic Nude) , Night (Matte black) and a sharpener.

Ingredients: Isododecane, cyclopentasiloxane, peg/ppg 19/19 dimethicone, synthetic wax, hydrogenated polydicyclopentadiene, nylon-12, c20-40 alcohol, perfluorononyl dimethicone, polyglyceryl-4diisostearate/polyhydroxystearate/sebacate, polyethylene, dimethicone/vinyl dimethicone copolymer, pentaerythrityl tetra-di-t-butyl hydroxyhydrocinnamate, silica, isoceteth-10, tocopherol, [+/- mica, titanium dioxide (ci77891), iron oxides (ci 77491, ci 77492), carmine (ci 75470), ferric ferrocyanide,]

This travel friendly tin is a perfect gift :).

My love for NYX liquid lipsticks is well documented. Suede Cream lipsticks have been my favorite specially the shade ‘soft spoken’ looks so amazing on my skin tone. I am glad that I was sent this set that includes Cherry Skies ( that I wanted to try from a long time now), Soft Spoken (already my favourite) and Vintage (which I am looking forward to as well). If you follow me on Instagram (here), you must already been seeing some of the NYX liquid lipsticks in various formulas in my makeup routines. You can check my review here.

Ingredients: Petrolatum, Isododecane, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Cyclopentasiloxane, Polybutene, Dimethicone, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax/Copernicia Cerifera Cera/Cire de Carnauba, Cyclohexasiloxane, Kaolin, Silica Dimethyl Silylate, Glyceryl Behenate/Eicosadioate, Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Phytosterols, Tocopherol, Glycerin, Alumina, Caprylyl Glycol

These liquid lipsticks are made in China.

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These fragrances let you opt for something fresh, feminine or sweet, all depending on your mood. From fruity takes that have us dreaming of warm summer days to elegantly fresh florals or fresh ocean breezes, these are must-haves that we can’t live without, now in a perfectly giftable coffret set with all of our favorites.

Scents
– Lait de Coco: Bergamot, vanilla praline, creamy coconut
– Oud Sahara: Nag Champa, amber
– Pistachio Brulee: Milk vanilla mousse, pistachio, vanilla bean
– Rose Macaron: Eau de rose, Turkish delight, sugar cane
– Thé Matcha: Green tea, citrus, white flowers

– Ingredients: Aqua (Water); Cyclomethicone; Dimethiconol; Cetearyl Alcohol; PEG-20 Stearate; Polyacrylamide; C13-14 Isoparaffin; Laureth-7; Panthenol; Lactobacillus/Milk Solids/Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil Ferment; Cyclodextrin; Tocopheryl Acetate; Retinyl Palmitate; Phenoxyethanol; Methylparaben; Butylparaben; Ethylparaben; Propylparaben; Isobutylparaben; Parfum (Fragrance); Linalool; Butylphenyl Methylpropional; Citronellol; Hexyl Cinnamal; Geraniol; Eugenol; Benzyl Salicylate; Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone; Coumarin; Limonene; Citric Acid

These perfumes are made in the USA.

From Mattes to Metallics to Sparkles, this set has everything for your needs. The shade range is pretty impressive too. You can wear these for day or even for a night out as it includes neutrals to bold shades that look amazing. Each nail polish contains 15ml so its a good value for money. These are a great stocking filler for Christmas. Thank me later :).

On to some accessories now 🙂

Urban Outfitters - last minute gift guide

Oh boy, I love this! This stunning rhinestone choker necklace is so pretty and is a must have in everyone’s jewelry collection.

Sparkle + shimmer in this light-catching rhinestone choker necklace. Multi-layered strands with varied colors + tones for rows of glimmering gems that draw eyes to every look. This necklace is finished with a lobster clasp closure + extender chain for the perfect fit.

Layer up with this set of simple metal rings in varied finishes + textures for a versatile pack of picks that can be worn on their own or all at once. This set contains 10 rings in gold shade that look timeless.

When the bottom of your bag is a serious mess, bring in this neat little half-moon leather pouch from BAGGU to save the day. Perfect for storing cards, cash, coins + your favorite lip balm with its soft full grain leather and exposed metal zipper. This pretty pouch is hand-made in the USA.

We’re feeling nostalgic for the ’90s with this wispy feathery knit ankle sock by Out From Under. Fuzzy textured sock in a pretty marled yarn cut just above ankle so you can show them off with your favorite sneakers. These are super soft and cozy that makes a perfect Christmas present. Thumbs up for the quality! These are made in China.

This bobbi pin set matches exactly with the ankle socks :). These are pretty tortoiseshell bobbi pins curved to fit any hairstyle. These are made of acrylic and mixed metal and are made in Taiwan.

Rake comb with fine teeth for flawlessly smoothing the hair shaft, handmade by the experts at NYC’s Eternally in Amber. Tiny shape perfect for carrying in your pocket for detailing your ‘do on-the-go. Equipped with smooth, tapered teeth with rounded ends to prevent pulling + breakage. Suitable for all hair types.

Hope this post has helped you decide those presents you left for last minute. Happy Holidays 🙂

Products featured in this post were sent to me by Urban Outfitters as a Gift. However, my opinions are genuine and are not biased by any means.

Until next time…

Ash

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