The Best Beauty Gifts of the Season

Whether you’re buying for your fellow beauty junkies or doing a little selfish shopping, there are some spectacular beauty gift sets out this season. Colorful, indulgent and in fabulous packaging, these gifts have it all! Here are 15 of the Best Beauty Gifts I have come across – trust me, it’ll be hard to choose. 

Somme Prime Perfection

Best Beauty Gifts - somme_november_set_highres

Somme is one of my favorite discoveries of the year. Their products really work, and I love their minimalist packaging. After just a couple days of using their products, my skin looked and felt better. This kit contains their BOOST gentle warming mask, which deeply cleanses and exfoliates, their firming and brightening EYE cream, and SERUM, which helps to even the skin tone and replenish elasticity.
Price: $85, value $139 at

murakami holiday collection – cosmic blossom eye & cheek palette cosmikawaii

Best Beauty Gifts - shu-uemura-murakami-palette1

I mean, how cute is this palette? And the colors inside are great, too. 😉 This limited edition compact was was designed in partnership with artist Takashi Murakami, and contains seven fun eye shadow shades and one universal blush.

Price: $65 at

ULTA 12 Days of Beauty


This adorable gift, which can be opened and unwrapped over twelve days, is packed full of surprises, like a liquid highlighter, makeup remover, lip gloss and gold glitter mascara. Twelve gifts in one!

Price: $18, value $74 at Ulta

Morgan Taylor Favorite Eight


This eight-piece set contains a beautiful range of shades, from ballet slipper pink to the party-worthy glitter. Morgan Taylor polishes wear like a charm, so her color of choice will wear beautifully until she’s ready to try a new one.

Price: $24.95 at (online only)

Urban Decay Full Spectrum Eyeshadow Palette


When she opens this chic black palette, she’ll be blown away by the sheer number of shades (more than any other Urban Decay palette) and the huge mirror. This limited edition kit lets the imagination run wild, with rich and blendable trios of pinks, oranges, blues and more, including a range of white to black.

Price: $55 at Sephora

Honest Beauty Rose Gold Glimmer


This set comes in a beautiful, reusable box with a mirror and contains two high shine lip glosses and a highlighting powder. Perfect for the girl who loves a little glitz. The Lips for Days gloss is a sheer, shimmering rose gold and Shine for Nights is an ultra flattering burgundy crème. The Instant Spark powder is packaged in an elegant gold compact and can be used all over the face to add a dash of sparkle.

Price: $35, value $61 at Ulta

belif Don’t Be Flaky Holiday Kit

Best Beauty Gifts - belif_dont-be-flaky_inc-products-2

This kit from K-Beauty brand belif, contains three nourishing #1 sellers; the nourishing True Cream Moisturizing Bomb, the hydrating Hungarian Water Essence, and their emollient Moisturizing & Firming Eye Cream. It all comes in a festive, holiday box with a sheet of cute stickers to personalize the products.

Price: $38, value $58 at Sephora

Chosungah 22 Dong Gong Minn Rockit


Defined eyes and brows are essential for this season’s best beauty looks. This kit is available in four different shades and contains Chosunga’s Rocking Volume Mascara, which contains a Black Jem Complex for healthy lashes, and the waterproof Brow Maker, which has an multi-purpose applicator that brushes color on the hairs or fills in gaps on the skin.

Price: $36, value $44 at Sephora

CLEAN Reserve 6-Piece Travel Spray Layering Collection


Another one of my favorite discoveries of 2016, Clean really wows with this elegant set of travel sprays. The set contains six different scents, including my loves, Sueded Oud and Warm Cotton, which she can wear alone or layer for a more complex scent.

Price: $45, value $75 at Sephora

M-61 Moisture-to-Go


The frequent flyer on your list will be so grateful to receive this chic, white travel pouch that contains the fast-absorbing Vitablast Hand Cream, the uber rich Hydraboost Body Butter and the Supersoothe E Peppermint Lip Balm. A must for the carry on.

Price: $22  at Bluemercury

diptyque 3 Candle Holiday Coffret


This holiday-ready set comes in a gorgeous box and includes three limited edition scents, in three “acts”: Act 1 is a smoky incense, Act 2 is a warm, sweet gingerbread and Act 3 is a patchouli with a touch of green.

Price: $100 at

tarte Kiss Bliss Tarteist Creamy Matte Lip Paint & Crayon Set

Best Beauty Gifts -tarte-kiss-bliss-deluxe-tarteist-creamy-matte-lip-paint-an-crayon-set-jpg

A lippie for every mood, this set includes five Tarteist Lip Paints and five matching lip crayons, from nude to deep burgundy. The Lip Paints have a rich, but powdery consistency and contain vitamin E to keep lips soft. The pencils glide on smoothly and provide definition.

Price: $35, value $70 at Sephora

Dermalogica Power Rescue Masque Trio


When none of the areas of your face can agree, it’s time to have a multimasking moment. This travel-friendly trio is for such a moment – it includes a charcoal mask for clogged pores, a hydrating mask for dryness and a recovery mask for rejuvenation.  

Price: $59 at

Dr. Jart+ Snow Time Like the Present


Packed with a full size BB cream and travel sizes of Dermaclear Micro Water to remove makeup, Water Drop Hydrating Moisturizer to nourish and brighten and the rich Cermamidin Cream for nighttime nourishment. This kit will ensure a glowing and soft-skinned winter, no matter how rough it gets out there.

Price: $39, value $66 at Sephora

Farm Aesthetics Cinnamon Girl 


Everyone deserves a little “me” time and this fragrant kit is the ideal companion. Begin by sprinkling the Organic Rose Petals in the bath or brewing them with the cinnamon stick for a relaxing tea. Then cleanse with the Handmade Rainwater, Rose & Cinnamon Soap, and blend the Sweet Soy, Rose & Geranium Bath & Beauty Oil with the Cinnamon Rose & Cornmeal Body Scrub to slough and hydrate the skin.

Price: $39 at

Written By
More from Trae Bodge

Masstige Beauty Products Worth Buying

You’re roaming the beauty aisle of your favorite drugstore or big box...
Read More


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *