Don’t let gift buying stress you out this holiday season. To give you a helping hand with your shopping, we’ve compiled a beauty and grooming Christmas gifts guide with 30 great products that are sure to make everyone on your list smile. There might even be a few items that you’ll want for yourself!
GIFTS $25 & UNDER
Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Enamel
These vibrant, shiny shades go on smoothly for flawless colour and dry to provide a light, enticing fragrance that lasts all day. $6.95, available at Shoppers Drug Mart.
Sally Hansen Salon Effects Real Nail Polish Strips
These polish strips require no dry time and are a great stocking stuffer. Choose from 32 eye-catching styles. $9.95, available at London Drugs or Amazon (link above).
CND VINYLUX Weekly Polish in Scarlet Letter
This long-lasting polish strengthens its resistance to chips the more it is exposed to the natural light. And it doesn’t require a basecoat! $11.95, available at Spa Boutique. (Note: It is important to use the VINYLUX Top Coat to achieve the long-lasting effect).
Revlon PhotoReady Primer, Shadow + Sparkle
Create limitless holiday looks with this one palette (includes a primer, three highly pigmented shadows and a sparkle top coat). $12.95, available at London Drugs.
Soap & Glory Good Butter Best
This limited-edition holiday set features three mini tubs of the UK brand’s best-selling body butters. $15, available at Shoppers Drug Mart.
Oh My Gosh Mini Nail Lacquer Set
Nails will look fun and festive in these shades. The set includes five mini nail lacquer bottles. $15, available at Shoppers Drug Mart.
Weleda Limited-Edition Holiday Gift Set
Includes Sea Buckthorn hand cream and a travel-sized body lotion. $16.50, available at weleda.ca.
Elizabeth Arden Beautiful Color Luminous Lipgloss Holiday Set
Four gloss shades packaged conveniently with built-in mirror for on-the-go application in a red Croco pouch. $25, available at London Drugs.
Fresh Men’s Shaving Cream
Help him achieve the ultimate shave with Fresh’s brushless, daily formula that prevents razor irritation, and protects the skin. $25, available at BeautyMark.
Vichy Code Purete Gift Set
He’ll have great looking skin with the help of these two products: Code Purete Fluid (50 ml) and Code Purete Cleansing Gel (100 ml). $25, available at Shoppers Drug Mart.
GIFTS $50 & UNDER
Ciaté Tree Trinkets
Add a festive twist to the tree with this set of six mini Paint Pot baubles, each containing a glamorous glitter shade wrapped in a signature Ciaté bow. $27, available at Sephora.
OPI Top This!
Contains Top Coat, Matte Top Coat, and Snowflakes in the Air – an exclusive multi-coloured sparkle shade available only in this kit. $32.85, available at salons and spas.
Fresh Sugar Baby
Create the ultimate lip look with these nourishing formulas enriched with moisture-preserving sugar for smooth, healthy-looking lips.$33, available at Sephora.
Benefit It’s a Love Fest
Get complexion perfection with this set of beauty must-haves including Sun Beam, They’re Real! Mascara, Ultra Plus Lip Gloss and The Porefessional. $36, available at Sephora.
Calvin Klein Moment of Euphoria Shimmer Powder Brush
Infused with the signature Euphoria fragrance, this powder illuminates the skin with a soft shimmer. $38, available at Hudson’s Bay.
Cargo Essential Eye Palette
These stunning neutrals allow you to create a timeless, nude and perfectly sculpted eye make-up with ease. A must-have palette for every gal. $39, available at London Drugs.
Yves Saint Laurent L’Homme Travel-Size Set
Features fragrances from the men’s Trilogy: Discover L’Homme, La Nuit De L’Homme and L’Homme Libre, each in a 10mL Eau De Toilette spray. $40, available at Sephora.
The Self Made Man Kit
This essential grooming kit is packaged in a convenient case and perfect for taking care of a man’s needs whether at home or on the road. $46, available at Sephora.
AERIN Multi Color Duo for Lips & Cheeks
Features shades of Warm Gold and Rich Nude that blend for infinite possibilities to sculpt cheeks, highlight features and give lips a pretty pop of polish. $48, available at Holt Renfrew.
Michael Kors Shimmer Bath Beads
Infused with Kors’ beloved fragrant notes scent the water and the air, infusing the environment with a double dose of luxury. The luxe little beads dissolve to leave a shimmering veil of gold on top of the water. $50, available at Hudson’s Bay.
GIFTS UNDER $100
Tory Burch Bronzer & Blush in Divine
Features three skin-brightening, luminous shades – in pink, gold and ivory – pressed into one palette. $52, available at the Tory Burch boutique.
Moroccanoil Candle with Glass Vase
Capturing the essence of the Mediterranean, this candle indulges the senses with the brand’s signature scent. $52, available at Vida Spa, Sheraton Wall Center.
Quo Master Brush Set
This limited-edition brush set features an exclusive offering of 10 beautifully crafted Quo cosmetic brushes. $60, available at Shoppers Drug Mart.
Too Faced A Few of My Favorite Things
This limited-edition set includes everything you need to create a variety of looks, featuring 20 eye shadows, Better Than Sex Mascara, Lip Injection Color Bomb, and a how-to glamour guide. $64, available at Sephora.
Oribe Black & Gold Collection
Give the gift of beautiful hair with this limited-edition collection. It includes Dry Texturizing Spray, (300 mL), Dry Texturizing Purse Size Spray (75mL), and Côte d’Azur Hair Refresher ( 65mL). $66, available at BeautyMark.
Dermalogica Active Moist Holiday Set
This holiday skin set comes with a full-size Active Moist and two free travel-sizes of PreCleanse (30ml) and Dermal Day Cleanser (50ml). $68, available at BeautyMark.
Tom Ford Black Orchid
Tom Ford’s signature fragrance evokes timeless luxury and worldly glamour with its show-stopping note: the elusive essence of the black orchid flower. $80, available at Sephora.
Philosophy Festive Favorites
This gift set will have skin radiantly clear and impeccably smooth in no time.
$94, available at Shoppers Drug Mart.
Ermenegildo Zegna Uomo
Developed by renowned perfumer Alberto Morillas, Uomo contains notes of Zegna bergamot, violettyne captive, vetiver and cedarwood. $98 (100 ml), available at Harry Rosen or Amazon (link above).
The latest innovation in male grooming, this dual-sided trimmer uses laser light guidance (that projects a line of light) to point out where the hairs will be cut. Pretty cool. $99, available at London Drugs.
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