Last Minute Gifts - Ms Tantrum Blog

Last minute gifts (if u forgot someone)

With the hustle bustle of Christmas shopping, decorating home, work Christmas parties and more, it is quite possible that we forget someone from out Christmas Gift list and might have to buy few last minute pressies. Worry not, I have got some more suggestions (for different budgets) if you have already checked my previous gift guides:

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  • Charlotte’s Beauty Universe Advent Calendar – Charlotte’s Beauty Universe is the MUST-HAVE beauty advent calendar of 2018. Explore Charlotte’s world of makeup & skincare with a different treat behind every door. This is Charlotte’s magical holiday calendar that is filled with the most iconic, out-of-this-world beauty icons, worth £196.00, to treat yourself with. Indulge yourself with the ULTIMATE universal starter kit from Charlotte’s incredible range! Though it may be a little late for advent calendar, but you can treat yourself and indulge in Charlotte’s beauty universe with amazing goodies.
  • Charlotte Tilbury Magical Mini Brush Set – The Magical Mini Brush Set is BACK with the 2nd edition collection of Charlotte’s best-selling makeup brushes in a glimmering goddess, molten-glitter gold clutch. The ultimate star accessory for parties, this doubles up as a mini clutch to carry all your essentials too! The set includes – Blusher brush, eye blender brush, eye smudger brush and a lip brush. Treat yourself or delight and enchant with this shimmering gift!
  • Charlotte Tilbury After Hours Look Gift Box – Charlotte’s After Hours Look Gift Box equips you with everything you need to create a party-ready look (one that’ll take you to the after, after party too). Including the iconic Filmstar Bronze & Glow for sculpting and decadent metal eyeshadow shades from the Luxury Palette of Pops, you’ll be ready to wow right through ’til New Year. This ultimate gift will cheer up any of the makeup lovers!
  • Charlotte Tilbury Mini Hollywood Liquid Lipstick Charms are portable and adorable versions of Charlotte’s award-winning Hollywood Lips matte liquid lipsticks. This is the perfect stocking filler or gift for yourself – two best-selling shades in the most magical, golden gifting case! Shades included are: Hollywood Lips in Too Bad I’m Bad: a nourishing rosy pink matte liquid formula. Hollywood Lips in Show Girl: a warm deep berry shade for the ultimate Hollywood starlet lip.

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  • Nuxe Cocooning Christmas Cracker – A Christmas cracker looks pretty as a table decoration or can be given as an add-on gift or may be a stocking filler. You can’t go wrong this Christmas with this cocooning beauty cracker! It has been filled with 4 beauty must-have: Nuxe dry oil to nourish and beautify your skin and hair and 3 iconics from Nuxe’s delicious Rêve de Miel® collection!
  • Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse Gift Set – This dry oil is my absolute favourite for many years. Nuxe iconic dry oil Huile Prodigieuse® nourishes, repairs and beautifies the face, body and hair. Fall for its addictive scent and unique silicone-free dry oil texture – makes a lovely gift for any age!
  • Hourglass Vanish Flash Sticks – When it comes to a lit from within look, you cannot go wrong with Hourglass! From the most beautiful baked powders to the creamiest glow sticks, they have nailed the formula. Add an instant flash of light and unparalleled glow with this mesmerising highlighter stick, crafted with the same innovative, weightless texture as Hourglass’ Vanish Seamless Foundation Stick. The long-wearing formula adjusts to your body temperature to effortlessly blend into skin, granting a seamless, soft-focus finish in five gorgeous shades. Sleek, chic and high-performing, this represents everything we love about Hourglass. Makeup lovers would love this gift and is a perfect to treat yourself this party season! My fave shades are – Rose Gold Flash and Bronze Flash but I think Champagne flash would be amazing too.
  • Alchemy Amla Hair Remedy (Travel Size) – The Amla hair oil is our multi-tasking treatment that will convert your locks to its glorious, shinier and healthier self. Pre-stress/pre-blow-dry/pre-curling iron/pre-balayage/pre-hormonal imbalance. Boost your hair to new beginnings with a powerful blend of Mother Nature’s best-kept secrets. This can be a lovely Secret Santa gift for your friend.
  • Alchemy Peppermint Brow Remedy – Who doesn’t want fabulous brows? This oil is your one-way ticket to brilliant brows. Bushy brows are booming and it’s time yours are too. This minty fresh brow oil is the answer to your brows deepest desires. Whether that’s recovering from a 90’s over-pluck or reaching that Brooke Shields’ va-va-voom, this formula does it all. It’s time to let your brows do the talking, let’s grow. Great gift for yourself or your best friend.

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  • Medik8 Face & Body Indulgence Kit – Discover the ultimate ritual for sumptuous skin. Face & Body Indulgence has been carefully crafted to provide you with a full-body moisture experience. Hydrating serums flood the skin with nourishment while velvety moisturisers soften and smooth for skin that feels like pure silk. The perfect way to maintain a healthy glow from head to toe. The kit makes a lovely gift for anyone looking for a pamper treat this Christmas.
  • Medik8 Daylight Radiance Cone – First of all, how cute is the cone packaging! This little gift set contains two of the Medik8 samples – a vitamin C serum and a spf cream. Restore your glow and fight visible signs of ageing with Daylight Radiance, the ultimate skincare ritual to kick-start your morning. This is also a great way to try couple of products from the brand before investing in full sizes.
  • Antipodes Joyful Hand and Body Cream – Who doesn’t need a good hand and body cream in such harsh weather? Love when the cream is multipurpose so you don’t have to worry about space when you travel too. Antipodes Joyful Hand and Body Cream combines mouth-watering summer berry with South Pacific hibiscus flower to create a gorgeous hand and body cream to revitalise dry, tired and stressed skin.
    • Antipodes Rejoice Light Facial Day Cream – Rejoice Light Facial Day Cream is a luxuriously hydrating moisturiser for normal and oily skin with added anti-ageing benefits. Boasting the joyful fragrance of Sweet Almond and Vanilla Pod, Rejoice Light Facial Day Cream helps you to retain a youthful complexion and leaves the skin beautifully hydrated, reconditioned and visibly healthier.
    • Made for Life Organic Radiance Gift Set – Made for Life Organics – a British brand that grew from a need for skincare that nourishes your body both inside and out. Since their conception, the formulations have evolved with dermatological research and that of the incredible power of nature. In 1999 Made for Life Organics (then known as Spiezia Organics) was the first UK company to achieve 100% organic certification. This kit comes with a cleansing balm, clarifying toner and a moisturizing balm which makes a simple 3-step routine for a radiant skin. This would make a lovely gift for anyone looking for Organic skincare.
    • Hanogram Phone Case (Personalised option also available) – We all use smartphones (well, atleast I assume we do) and what’s cooler than gifting a chic smartphone case either a personalised one or from the available designs. The best part is these cases are not only pretty but are practical too. I got mine personalized with my name and barcode at the back which I think will look pretty cool in photos specially flatlays that I love to create. (Hint Hint: This might be a Secret Santa gift for your blogger friend).
    • Inner Senses 7 WONDERS Skin Panacea Face and Body Oil – 7 Wonders Skin Panacea Face and Body Oil is a true multi-use product containing seven of Mother Nature’s most potent oils, Coenzyme Q10 and concentrated CO2 extracts to nourish, repair and renew the skin from the inside out. With a mild ‘green’ herbal scent which quickly dissipates, it is especially suited to skins that require some extra TLC and a superb nutrient content to repair and revitalise more mature, dehydrated, damaged or rough complexions. This oil is a true ‘Powerhouse’ blend; formulated to be a deep treatment, with a selection of superb cold-pressed and organic oils chosen for their specific benefits. If I had to choose, I would gift this beautiful multipurpose oil to my mum who won’t have to think what to use with anti-ageing properties for her face or body.
    • Inner senses GLOW Facial Oil – Now with added organic Pumpkin Seed oil, the GLOW face oil is a nourishing and rejuvenating skin superfood, packed with organic nutrients and the beautiful aroma of Neroli/Orange Flowers. Suitable for all skin types, light and easily absorbed, GLOW can be used morning and evening to maintain a healthy complexion. This oil can also be used as a primer prior to applying make-up, giving a dewy canvas on which make-up can be applied more easily and with beautiful results. Gorgeous little treat for yourself or your friend.
    • Lumity Natural Anti-Ageing Facial Oil – Indulge your skin with Lumity’s premium anti ageing oil designed to provide all the nutrients your skin craves. Lumity’s anti ageing facial oil contains a blend of 32 botanical oils and extracts, each identified as the best source of specific nutrients that together provide skin with the holistic care it needs. Any skincare lover specially who uses anti-ageing products would love this gift.

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Until next time

Ashh xo

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  1. Ritu Kalra says:

    These are some really nice gifts I can look for this Christmas. Thanx for making it easier for me..

  2. Great gift guide and especially love the facial oil. Your gift guide had so many fabulous options. Well done!

  3. Now that’s a fab list. I’m sure to opt few from these suggestions for my bestie and sis. Medik8 Face & Body Indulgence Kit is something I wish to have.

  4. Neha Sharma says:

    I love your recommendations when it comes to gifts. These last minute gift options are super cool. Bookmarking this post. Thanks for sharing!

  5. jenniferpickering22gmailcom says:

    These are all such great products!! I love Nuxe!!

    Effortlessly Sophisticated

  6. Ahh, I can buy this like right a Christmas gift to myself!! Okay, maybe later, but will definitely buy. Anyway, saving this one for future reference!! Wink wink.

  7. Oh wow! This is a great list of of gifts which can be given to the people whom we forgot. Because of these last minute gifts no one will feel dissapointed.

  8. Christie Moeller says:

    It never fails that I mistakenly forget someone each year- so I stock up on “emergency” gifts to keep on hand!

    xoxo Christie

  9. McKenna says:

    So many great last minute finds! Love all of them:)

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