Holiday Gift Guide from stocking stuffers under $20 to super luxe beauty gift sets over $100.

Holiday Gift Guide: Best Beauty Stocking Stuffers & Gift Sets

It’s hard to believe that there’s only two weeks until Christmas. If you’re anything like us, you’re still scrambling to find the perfect gift those who are on your “NICE” list. From adorable stocking stuffers to lavish luxe gift sets (and maybe even some presents you’d like for yourself), here are our favorite holiday gifts to give this season.

Under $20

These small but super cute beauty bundles are perfect for teachers, neighbors, babysitters or anyone who want to show a small token of appreciation to this holiday season. They’re also perfect stocking stuffers!

Holiday Gifts Under $20

Bliss Winter Wonder- ‘hands’ Moisturizing Cream Combo, $12. This Bliss duo hand cream is a great defender from those cold winter days and easy to stash in your purse or desk drawer.

Sonia Kashuk Completely Organized Grande “Emerald Jeweled” Cosmetic Bag, $17. This limited edition make-up bag is the perfect Christmassy green and fits just about anything you need to carry in your make-up bag.

Essie Holiday Kit, $15. This mini-polish collection has five of Essie’s must-have shades, which are great for work, holiday parties and can even take you into spring and summer.

Nivea Lip Care’s Holiday Tin (only in Target stores), $5. This cute tin includes two of Nivea’s best selling products (and our favorites too)—the Kiss of Shimmer and Lip Butter to get your lips mistletoe ready.

$20- $50

Thrill friends in your inner circle (or their kids) with these fabulous-smelling beauty gets. Each time they take a whiff, they’ll think about how good of a friend you are.

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Philosophy Cookie Exchange, $24
Forget about baking cookies, who has time? Instead, give your sweet-minded friends this scrumptious set of Christmas Cookie shampoo/shower gel, Sweet Creamy Frosting body lotion and Sugar Sprinkles lipgloss.

Marc Jacobs Fragrance Rollerball Trio, $39
With three of Marc Jacobs signature scents, any woman is bound to fall in love with the one that perfectly matches her style. We love to layer them to custom blend a scent that suits our mood of the day.

Juara Hope Candle, $32
One whiff of this warn, cozy candle brings instant stress-releif and relaxation. It’ll turn any room into a spa-like oasis.


Every holiday season, we swoon over all the amazing gift sets loaded with best sellers and sold at a great value. Get some for your friends and family, but don’t leave yourself out of all the fun.

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Fresh Sugar Stars Mini Lip Collection, $65 (a $176 value). Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment is a cult favorite thanks to it’s amazing conditioning properties. It’s loaded with sugar, a natural humectant and grapeseed polyphenols which protect, smooth, and soften. This super collection has all the tinted colors from sheer pinks to bolder mauves—sweet!

Kiehl’s Crème de Corps Collection, $65 (a $91 value). Hands down, Kiehl’s Creme de Crops is one of our favorite body moisturizers. You can’t go wrong giving this all-day hydration set that includes body lotion, hand cream and lip balm.

Jack Black Epic Moisture Collection, $65 ($90 value). Have a cute couple on your list? The new Jack Black Epic Moisture products are unisex, so both will love this bundle of body wash, body hydrator and face, body, and hair oil.

Sephora Favorites Super Stars (sold-out online, available in stores), $75 (a $280 value). From eye cream to fragrance to hair products to make-up, this gift set has all the beauty must-haves you will want to use forever!

Over $100

Want to splurge on a special friend or loved one who’s just as big of a beauty junkie as you? Consider these…

Holiday Luxe Sets


Erikson Beamon for Deca-Dance, $130. This chic hair barrette has the right amount glam for a fete.  Wear it to dress up jeans or accessories your LBD. Bonus: 100% of sales proceeds go to GEMS (Girls Education Mentoring Services).

Kerastase Elixir Ultime Holiday Gift Set, $105. Give the gift of a having a good hair day everyday with this luxe set, that includes a cleanse, treatment and a prime for any type of hair. It even leaves hair soft, shiny and strong. P.S. Around here, we call Kerastase Elixir liquid gold.

Make Up Forever Ultimate Long Lasting Lip Set, $140. With six long wearing liquid lip colors that are paired with matching lip liners, this gift set is perfect for the lipstick lover on your list. The color range goes from neutral to dramatic, so the receiver will never be at a loss for which color to wear—and eternally grateful for having all those options.

Julep The Extraordinary Gift Box, $225. This gift box is packed with all of Julep’s favorites. From 12 must-have nail color minis, to a manicure kit, to nail treatment, lip gloss mini’s and even face primers this Julep gift box is literally extraordinary!

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