With Christmas around the corner, most of your major gifts would have been sorted. If not, you may check out various options here. I have also chosen some lovely stocking fillers as well as low budget gifts to share with you in this post.
This set hydration cracker comes with some of the Caudalie’s bestselling hydration products in travel sizes. These products together prepare your skin for Christmas or also make a perfect present for Christmas or for table decorations. This hydration cracker comes with – Vinosource S.O.S. Thirst-Quenching Serum, Vinosource Moisturizing Sorbet and Micellar Cleansing Water (30ml). I have only tried Vinosource Moisturizing sorbet yet and its one of my top moisturizers. I am really looking forward to trying other two products and this set is such a great value for trying products yourself or giving to someone as a gift!
Clear your head with the Aromatherapy Associates Precious Support Time Bath Oil; an invigorating, natural treatment to refresh and boost the senses.
Expertly developed with exquisite essences, the lightweight formula combines Eucalyptus, Pine, Tea Tree and Peppermint essential oils for an instant breath of fresh air. It helps maintain easy breathing and promotes a sense of balance, perfect for when you’re suffering from a head cold, hay fever or general fatigue. The Bauble it comes in is absolutely gorgeous and is looking pretty on my tree!
The Aromatherapy Associates Treasured Time Set combines two of their best-selling treatments in travel-sized roller ball formats, perfect for on-the-go when you need a few moments away from it all. Powered by a host of botanical extracts and essences, the kit features a revitalising blend for an instant boost as well as a relaxing solution to promote a sense of calm. Housed in limited edition festive packaging, give the gift of time to a loved one this Christmas.
- Burt’s Bees Honey Jar Gift Set | £9.99
Burt’s Balm Jar Gift Set contains a duo of 100% natural moisturising Lip Balms, alongside 100% natural Tinted Lip Balm – Hibiscus for a hint of colour for lips, all bundled up in a cute glass honey jar. This set contains – Beeswax Lip Balm, Pomegranate Lip Balm and Tinted Lip Balm in ‘Hibiscus’. This is definitely a sharing pack and a stocking filler in my home. I have picked the tinted option and husband has taken the non-tinted one.
The duo of lip balms contains a deeply nourishing formula that infuses lips with long-lasting moisture and hydration. This little gift set contains two 100% natural Burt’s Bees Lip Colour Products – Tinted Lip Balm in Hibiscus and Red Dahlia. These Tinted Lip Balms nourish lips with Shea Butter and Botanical Waxes and are free from phthalates, parabens, petrolatum or SLS.
Bursting with botanical extracts and Ayurvedic ingredients, the Radiance Facial Ritual Travel Set is formulated to respect your skin’s natural moisture barrier and pH level. With anti-inflammatory and antioxidant-rich turmeric, liquorice to support suppleness and papaya to heal blemishes and improve skin tone, this gift set is ideal for dry, dehydrated and dull complexions and is great for tackling hyperpigmentation.
This comes with two travel size hand to hand combat Hand creams packed in a festive cracker. Hand to Hand cream fights the ageing process with a unique and revolutionary combination of vitamin E, essential fatty acids, pea extract and argan oil; an extract from trees native to Morocco. This unusual hand cream works not only to plump and smooth hands but also serves as a mini-manicure by helping keep cuticles soft and under control. This is such a perfect way to gift these super hydrating hand creams.
- Lypsyl mirror compact | £4.99 each
The stylish new Lypsyl soft touch mirror compact lip balm is a great handbag or make up bag accessory. Perfect for soft, smooth and super-healthy lips on the go. Our nourishing formula containing moisturising shea butter, velvety cocoa butter and aloe vera helps repair chapped lips. Adding some of these to the stockings make lovely little treats for winters.
SPLAT Magic Foam with calcium and milk enzymes helps protect vulnerable children’s teeth against bacteria and reduces the risk of tooth decay. No brush, no water needed. Ideal to pop into your child’s schoolbag or lunchbox for use after meals, snacks or drinks. Free from: fluoride, saccharinate and SLS.
The magic foam is perfect for children who suffer from fluoride‑related contraindications. These two might be practical stocking fillers.
This vegan friendly and latex free sponge is a lightweight, double-ended tool for versatile use and even coverage. This sponge is suitable for use wet or dry to achieve different finishes and doesn’t absorb product for minimal waste. The sponge has been specially shaped to allow for seamless blending with a precise, pointed tip for those hard-to-reach crevices. This is perfect for highlight and contour shades to build natural looking chiselled cheekbones. A makeup lover would love to have this as a stocking filler.
This box contains a selection of new Festive Flavours paired with Organic or Wild Chocolate. These gluten free chocolates include: Cinnamon, Sloe Gin, Spiced Orange, Gingerbread, Award winning Dark Cornish Sea Salt Caramel, Strawberry & Basil, Baileys and Rosemary & Thyme. They use fresh ingredients in their chocolates, giving them a minimum shelf life of 20-days. This little stocking filler from a bespoke British Chocolatier will bring smile to the face of recipient.
- Stila Written in the stars Eyeshadow set | £25 (OOS online but still available in some Stila counters)
Everyone who is a makeup junkie has already got one of these but if you know someone who hasn’t and love glittery eyes, this is such a great value bestseller set from Stila Cosmetics. You can add starry-eyed sparkle this holiday season with this trio of long-wearing, lustrous eye shadows. The perfect mix of pearl and glitter adorns eyes with incredible sequin-like shine. The set includes three deluxe sizes of dazzling shades.
- Diamond Dust (sheer silver and multi-color glitter)
- Kitten Karma (champagne, silver and copper glitter)
- Smoky Storm (light pewter and silver glitter)
If you haven’t tried Huda Beauty’s eyeshadows yet or can’t justify buying a £56 palette, the mini obsessions palettes are best way to try her eyeshadows. This Warm Brown Obsessions Palette unites a spectrum of nine pigment-packed powders with matte and foil-effect textures in a fiery spectrum of shades for the ultimate sultry lid looks. This also makes a great gift for someone who loves makeup.
Every beauty junkie loves korean skincare so giving some masks for pampering is also a great treat. I’m loving the following:
Violet Flower Hand Mask | £4 Hardworking hands can often get overlooked so give yours a treat with an intense moisture mask. This mask is formulated with violet flower, the mask will nourish and moisturize your hands to leave them silky smooth.
Black Sesame Hydrogel mask | £6 The innovative mask contains black sesame powder to brighten your skin and leave it plumped-up and healthy-looking in just 30-minutes. This is an essential in our party prep ammo and we apply it while we style our hair before massaging in the excess gel and doing our make-up.
Cucumber sheet mask | £6 This is a cooling and refreshing mask, perfect for summer days ! This mask calms the redness or irritations instantly, plums up thirsty dehydrated skin and also gives you a fresh cooling feeling almost like a summer breeze.
Hope you found some useful gifts in this post. Until next time.
*This post features PR samples.