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Christmas Gifts: 10 Best Buys For Beauty Addicts

Christmas Gifts: 10 Best Buys For Beauty Addicts

Coming up with new and original gifts every year is a really tough ask, particularly when your inner circle are a difficult bunch to buy for. Don’t worry though! We’ve compiled a list of the ten best buys for beauty addicts.

Ten Best Buys For Beauty Addicts

  1. Real Techniques Flawless Base Brush Set, £19.99
  2. Caudalie Travel Kit, £13.00
  3. Estée Lauder Modern Muse Le Rouge Eau de Parfum, £52
  4. A GLOSSYBOX Gift Voucher, starting from £38.25
  5. Eve Lom lookfantastic Discovery Bag, £36
  6. delilah The Christmas Highlights Glow Collection, £34
  7. MAC Starlit Lip Bag, £39
  8. Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Original Set, £29
  9. ESPA Bath Oil Collection, £30
  10. bareMinerals Best in Clean Beauty Gift Set, £79

More Info On These Best Buys For Beauty Addicts

  1. For The Perfectionist
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    For The Perfectionist

    We all have that friend that always looks perfectly put together, never a hair out of place. Well, the Real Techniques Flawless Base Brush Set looks just as good as she does. Featuring a foundation brush, contour brush, buffing brush and detailer brush, this kit will make her makeup look airbrushed and seamless – just like her.

    Better yet, this set comes with a handy brush cup in which to store the makeup brushes.

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  2. For The Jet-Setter
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    For The Jet-Setter

    Whether they embark on mini weekend breaks or jet off on long-haul jaunts, your friend who clocks up the most air-miles will love this Caudalie Travel Kit. Packed with convenient travel-size versions of micellar water, moisturiser, shampoo, shower gel and body lotion, it includes everything she’ll need to look her best no matter where her travels take her.

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  3. For The Hopeless Romantic
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    For The Hopeless Romantic

    If flowers and signature scents are part of your friend’s daily routine, then why not treat her to a floral fragrance this Christmas? Estée Lauder’s Modern Muse Le Rouge Eau de Parfum boasts a gorgeous rose scent with undertones of sweet, ripe fruit that she is bound to love! Glamorous and sophisticated it is a dreamy Christmas gift.

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  4. For The One Who Loves Discovery
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    For The One Who Loves Discovery

    Buying for that adventurous friend who is always up for trying new things can be hard, so why not buy her a gift that keeps on giving? A GLOSSYBOX gift voucher is the perfect treat for someone who loves discovering new beauty products.

    You can treat them to a 3, 6 or 12-month subscription and they’ll receive 5 beauty must-haves delivered straight to their door each month. You can find out more here.

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  5. For The Fussy One
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    For The Fussy One

    We all have that one friend who is particularly hard to buy for. I’ve no doubt that you want to get her something incredible, but you don’t want to get it wrong. Well, you can’t go wrong with the Eve Lom lookfantastic Discovery Bag.

    Filled with five hero products in mini sizes, it’s the perfect way for her to try the brand’s iconic skincare before committing to purchasing the full size. It features:

    • The Cleansing Balm and Half Cloth which was described by Vogue as ‘probably the best cleanser in the world
    • The Rescue Mask which will exfoliate and deeply cleanse for a refined appearance
    • The Time Retreat Radiance Essence which smooths and brightens
    • The Moisture Cream which plumps and hydrates
    • The Transforming Mask which nourishes and protects for a luminous glow

    Trust me, she’s going to love it and you’ll be able to take all of the credit.

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  6. For The Glamorous One
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    For The Glamorous One

    If she loves to be the most glamorous one in the room, then delilah’s The Christmas Highlights Glow Collection will outshine all of her other gifts.

    Complete with an illuminating powder, liquid highlighter and a silky-soft powder brush, this set will allow her to create a stunning lit-from-within radiance and enhance her best features. When it comes to the best buys for beauty addicts, it’s a safe bet that this one will be a huge crowd-pleaser.

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  7. For The One Who Loves Lipstick
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    For The One Who Loves Lipstick

    If lipstick is her thing, then she’s going to love MAC’s Limited Edition Starlit Lip Bag. There are three sets to choose from in either nude, red or berry shades. Each one includes a Lip Pencil, Lipstick and Lipglass in classy, black packaging, plus a glitzy pouch to keep them in.

    She’ll be flaunting a gorgeous pout for the whole of 2020!

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  8. For The One With Good Intentions
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    For The One With Good Intentions

    You know that friend who constantly tells you that she’s going to get into skincare and start a beauty routine? Chances are she probably won’t, so why not treat her to the three essentials she needs this winter?

    Elizabeth Arden’s Eight Hour Cream Original Set includes her iconic Skin Protection, Lip Protectant and Intensive Moisturizing Hand Treatment. She’ll have everything she needs to moisturise and protect her skin, soothe and hydrate dry lips, and care for cracked skin.

    She can even use the cream to shape her brows and comfort minor weather burns and scrapes.

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  9. For The One Who Deserves A Pamper
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    For The One Who Deserves A Pamper

    We all need to take a moment for ourselves from time to time and ESPA’s Bath Oil Collection is just what the doctor ordered! Filled with six bath oils, this set features a range of revitalising and relaxing scents that suit every mood. Been for a workout? She can use Fitness Bath Oil. Needs to clear her head? She can opt for the Soothing one. Need an extra boost? She can try the Energising one.

    Whatever her pampering needs, these essential oils will soothe her muscles and calm her senses.

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  10. For The One Who Has Everything
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    For The One Who Has Everything

    When it comes to the best buys for beauty addicts, it is probably hardest to think of something for that friend who already seems to have everything. Fear not, this is how you give her ‘more’. bareMinerals Best in Clean Beauty Gift Set, which is worth £229, will supercharge her beauty bag and give her the foundations she needs to start afresh.

    The 12-strong set houses everything from primer, finishing powder and setting spray, to blush, highlighter and mascara. Oh, and there’s lipstick and eyeshadow in there too. This neat set should see her through until next Christmas!

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Eleanore Nash

Eleanore Nash

Goldielocks

An avid sportswoman, I'm always on the prowl for the latest trending hair and skincare products that will keep my curls bouncy and my skin glowing despite intense exercise. I believe that when you look good, you feel good and it gives you the confidence to always perform at your best.