For the beauty junkie, little compares to the beauty gift set. A box full of cute (usually travel-sized) products to try out and fall in love with – what more could you ask for?
With gift sets to suit any personality and beauty persuasion, all you have to do is pick the right one! Take a look below for a selection of our favourites hitting the shops this year:
Great for bath lovers – Soap & Glory Bright and Bubbly (£10)
Know someone who relishes their tub time? Treat them to this fun gift set from the kitsch brand, Soap & Glory. This set contains The Righteous Butter body butter, Clean on Me shower gel, Hand Food hand cream, The Scrub of Your Life body scrub and a body polisher.
Great for lipstick lovers – NARS Magnificent Obsession Cool Red Lip Set (£29)
Have a friend who enjoys a statement lip? This gift set is the one for them. NARS is renowned for their great lipstick formulas and this set contains everything you need for the perfect red lip look. In the set is a Flamenco lipstick, Mini Misdemeanor Velvet lip liner and a Mini Misdemeanor Velvet Matte lip pencil.
Great for skincare lovers – Clinique Moisture Favourites (£40)
Anyone who looks after their skin will love this hydrating collection from Clinique, especially during winter when skin can become dry. The Moisture Surge Extended Thirst Relief and Moisture Surge Overnight Mask offer lasting hydration for the skin while All About Eyes treats tired, puffy eyes. Finally the Chubby Stick Moisturising Lip Colour Balm keeps chapped lips at bay.
Great for party lovers – Benefit Life of The Party! (£29.50)
Containing everything you need for a party make-up look, this gift set is perfect for the party animal in your life. In the kit: POREfesional primer, They’re Real mascara, Dandelion brightening face powder, Rockateur proactive face powder, Longwear powder eyeshadow and Benetint lip and cheek stain.
Great for travel lovers – Aveda a Gift to Relieve Stress on The Road (£32)
If you know someone who travels a lot and finds it stressful, this will make her smile. Containing a Stress-Fix hand cream and Stress-Fix rollerball, both with an aroma proven to reduce feelings of stress, this kit is perfect for instilling a feeling of calm on the road.
Great for brush lovers – MAC Enchanted Eve Brush Kit/Essentials (£45)
Know someone who’s a sucker for a make-up brush? They’ll love this kit. Including a 168 Large Angled Contour Brush, 221 Mini Tapered Blending Brush, 133 Small Cheek Brush, 239 Eye Shading Brush and a 219 Pencil Brush – this set has everything you need to create a beautiful make-up look. Bonus – the handles are short, making them ideal for travelling!