Christmas Gift Guide | Beauty

15 Dec 2014

There's only 10 sleeps left until Christmas, so if you're still finishing off your Christmas presents and you're not sure what to get your loved ones, you don't have long left. Don't worry though, as I've got a whole ton of gorgeous beauty gift ideas to share with you all!

Looking for something luxurious? Then look no further than Aromatherapy Associates who have a huge range of both budget and high-end gift sets and stocking fillers this Christmas. The Aromatherapy Associates Radiant Rose Box* £40 is perfect for anyone you know who has a love for rose. Including a 7.5ml Support Equilibrium Bath & Shower Oil, 40ml Renewing Rose Body Wash and a 200ml Renewing Body Cream. The Aromatherapy Associates Relaxing Bath Box* £35 is the perfect excuse to give someone who needs it a good old pamper, with four products for them to indulge in. Including a 200ml Relax Body Wash, 7.5ml Deep Relax Bath & Shower Oil, 7.5ml Light Relax Bath & Shower Oil and a 7.5ml De-Stress Mind Bath & Shower Oil. As you can imagine with all Aromatherapy Associates products, the scents are phenomenal and presented in gorgeous and festive gift boxes. 

Know anyone who loves a bold red lip? Try the Diego Dalla Palma Red Passion Kit* £15 which contains a stunning duo; a gloss finish red lip pencil alongside a nail polish in the same shade. Perfect for the festive season, making a statement with bold lips and nails!

Lush Festive Friends* £14.50 is a gift set perfect for any Lush fans, including lots of seasonal and limited edition products. There's The Christmas Hedgehog Bubble Bar, Butterbear Bath Bomb, The Christmas Penguin Bubble Bar and a Dashing Santa! Need something a little bit more budget friendly? Try Joy to the World* £8.50 which includes a Snowcake Soap and Dream Cream Body Lotion. 

For hardworking hands, there's nothing more lovely than a Crabtree & Evelyn Triple Hand Therapy Gift Set Tin* £12.50. Featuring 3 different scents, with lots of different scent combinations in different tin designs, it's a budget-friendly way to gift luxurious high-quality products this Christmas.

The Lanolips Limited Edition Artist's Tin* £15.28 is exclusive to Wholefoods and has been beautifully designed by artist Kelly Smith. Featuring a two of Lanolips most popular hero products, there's a Lanolips 101 Ointment Multipurpose Balm (which is 100% natural and boosts 101 uses!) alongside an 25ml Intense Hand Balm, which offers intense hydration and protection for very dry hands and nails. 

For those who love styling, there's nothing more perfectly festive then the Cloud Nine Luxury Wide Iron Gift Set* £129.95. Featuring the Wide Iron which is best-suited for longer, thicker hair and can be used to straighten as well as creating curls, waves and flicks, alongside a Limited Edition Embroidered Heat Proof Case, which opens up to double-up as a heat proof mat, protecting both the Wide Iron and surfaces. 

REN is always a good brand to go with at Christmas and the Mini Rose Gift Set* £18 is the perfect way to spoil a loved one this Christmas. It features 3 products from REN's coveted Rose Otto range, including a 50ml Moroccan Rose Otto Body Wash, 50ml Moroccan Rose Otto Body Cream and a 30ml Moroccan Rose Otto Bath Oil. 

Fragrance is always a lovely gift to receive at Christmas, and some of my favourite and most-reached for scents have been Christmas presents. This year, there's one scent that would make every girls Christmas morning, the new Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium Eau de Parfum Spray* £37.40. With top notes of Coffee and Pink Pepper, heart notes of Orange Blossom, Jasmine and Vanilla, and base notes of Patchouli and Cedar, this scent is phenomenal, addictive and beautiful. 

Another fragrance which would make a lovely gift this Christmas comes in a set that includes 3 full sized products, and is a set perfect for girls in your life of any age. The Liz Earle Botanical Essence No.15 Gift* £55 contains a full sized 50ml Botanical Essence No.15, Sheer Lily Lip Gloss and a Strengthening Nail Colour in Grace. Botanical Essence No.15 has been my favourite, favourite scent for a good couple of years now, and for me is unbeatable. 

Michael Kors has some amazing sets on offer this Christmas and my favourite is the Michael Kors Holiday Nail Set* £17.50 which contains 3 stunning nail lacquers. Each has a slightly metallic finish, with a silver blue, a bronze and a slightly more sheer, pinky toned lacquer.

Burt's Bees always do amazing gift sets and they're a great way to try a whole host of products in travel size before investing in the full size. The Burt's Bees Lips, Tips & Toes Set* £14.99 is one of a huge variety of fab gift sets available from Presents for Men (which has gifts suitable for both girls and boys!). It includes 6 products; a 20g Honey & Grapeseed Hand Cream, 20g Coconut Foot Cream, 8.5g Hand Salve, 7g Almond and Milk Hand Cream, 4.25g Replenishing Lip Balm with Pomegranate Oil and a 8.5g Lemon Butter Cuticle Cream, all of which are cruelty free.

Another fab cruelty free gift set comes from a British brand I adore, with the Conscious Skincare Indulgent Organic Mini Spa Set* £24.99. Presented in a lovely Conscious Skincare wash bag, the spa set includes a 50ml Body Wash, 50ml Body Lotion, 50ml Body Oil, 50ml Body Butter, 50ml Body Polish and a 50ml Bath Soak. Perfect for any organic-adoring loved ones this Christmas.

For anyone you know who needs a little help getting a peaceful night's sleep, the this Works Seventh Heaven Set £10.50 is a life-saver. The set includes a collection of 7 Mini Pillow Sprays, each with the same scent, promising to help you drift off to a peaceful night's sleep.

An indulgent skincare gift set is the Jurlique Herbal Recovery Essentials Gift Set* £108, with products formulated with potent botanicals and antioxidants to help smooth fine lines, even skin tone and provide you with fresh, revitalised skin. With a contents worth of £159, the set includes 3 full sized products; a 15ml Jurlique Herbal Recovery Eye Cream, a 100ml Jurlique Herbal Recovery Advanced Serum and a 50ml Jurlique Herbal Recovery Night Cream. A perfect gift for hard-working mums this Christmas. 

The OSMO Golden Luxury Gift Pack* £16.99 is the perfect gift for anyone lusting after softer, healthier hair this Christmas. Including 3 full sized products, there's a 250ml OSMO Berber Oil Rejuvenating Shampoo, 250ml OSMO Berber Oil Restoration Therapy Mask and a 100ml OSMO Berber Oil Hair Treatment. Even better? All products are suitable for all hair types!

Each Christmas Kiehl's team up with fabulous designers to create festive designs for their most popular product. This year Kiehl's have teamed up with Craig and Karl Holiday for the festively designed Creme de Corps* £27. A favourite of Victoria's Secrets models, Creme de Corps is an incredible lotion which leaves skin feeling soft as silk, providing hydration and a lovely natural looking healthy glow to the skin.

Last but not least, a lovely gift set for fans of handmade, planet-friendly British brands, the pampering perfect Kernowspa Scrub & Soak Gift Set* £27.95. The set includes 2 full sized Kernowspa products; a 450g Uplifting Body Scrub and a 350g tub of Refreshing Bath Salts.  

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