It`s the most wonderful time of the year and we are all crazy about giving and gifting our loved ones. When you’re holiday shopping with a budget of $50 or less, don`t loose hope because there are many beauty and makeup luxuries you can still have.
Take a look below at our shopping guide for under $50 beauty and makeup gifts…
1. Treat your lips to a kiss of moisture with MOR Lip Macaron (9$). Filled with Vitamin E, Beeswax and other hydrating properties, MOR Lip Macaron is a nourishing confection that creates deliciously sweet lips. It is soothing and hydrating; contains Vitamin E to nourish lips and Beeswax for healing. It adds a sheer, subtle shine to lips. Choose between nine delicious shades – from Blood Orange and Rosebud to Sorbet blue and Cassis Noir. Available to shop at FeelUnique.
2. Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Bodycare Gift Set (20$) is available exclusive at FeelUnique. The set includes Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Lotion, Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Concentrated Cream, Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Ultra Moisturizing Lip Balm with SPF 15 and Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Foot Magic. Everything is enriched with Cocoa Butter and Vitamin E, which are advanced moisturisers that softens, smoothes and relieves dry skin.
3. Benefit Cosmetics How to Look the Best at Everything: Flawless Complexion Makeup Kit (38$) is also available at FeelUnique. We all know Benefit wrote the book on complexion perfection! Their custom perfectors give you a luminous complexion by blending away imperfections and minimising the appearance of pores. You’ll be the first to finish flawless. This set contains: Benefit The POREfessional PRO Balm: to minimise the appearance of pores; Benefit Hello Flawless Oxygen Wow “I’m so Money” Honey Brightening Makeup; Benefit Boi-ing 02 & 03 Industrial-Strength Concealer 2; Benefit “Hello Flawless!” “I’m Cute as a Bunny” Honey Custom Powder Cover-up.
4. We all know the popularity of the contouring technique. In case you have missed it, see our Makeup guide: How to highlight and contour your face with makeup like a pro? Anastasia Beverly Hills Contour Kit ($40) is available at Sephora. A sleek, palette with six shades: three for highlighting and three for contouring. This contouring collectible contains six blendable formulas to sculpt and define features. Darker shades are ideal for shading and defining, while lighter shades sculpt and enhance features. Removable and refillable, the set contains all the color needed to start expertly emphasizing eyes, cheekbones, nose, and jawline.
5. philosophy The Gingerbread House Set ($42) is available at Sephora. This is a limited edition set features an eight-piece collection of festive holiday shower gels and lip shines inspired by a gingerbread house. These foaming bubble bath and shower gels gently cleanse and condition the skin while the highly emollient lip shines provide beautiful shine and scrumptious flavor.
This set contains:
– 4 x 4 oz Shampoo, Shower Gel & Bubble Bath in Peppermint Stick, Fresh Cream, Pink Marshmallow Buttercream, and Spiced Gingerbread Cookie.
– 4 x 0.4 oz Lip Shines in Peppermint Stick, Sugar Sprinkles, Fresh Cream, and Pink Marshmallow Buttercream .
6. Available exclusively at Sephora, Estée Lauder Starting Now: Defend by Day. Detox by Night ($37, 50) is a five-piece set of skincare essentials including daytime and nighttime creams along with a mask, serum, eye cream. These high-performance formulas work together to deliver maximum benefits and results you can see. They help visibly reduce the look of the first signs of aging—like dullness and fine dry lines—so skin looks smoother, younger, more radiant. The set contains:
– 0.5 oz DayWear Advanced Multi-Protection Anti-Oxidant Creme SPF 15, Normal/Combination
– 0.5 oz NightWear Plus Anti-Oxidant Night Detox Creme
– 0.24 oz NightWear Plus 3-Minute Detox Mask
– 0.24 oz Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II
– 0.17 oz Advanced Night Repair Eye Synchronized Complex II
7. Give your hands and feet a hand with the Burt’s Bees Tips and Toes Kit (20$) available at FeelUnique. Soften and care for your hard-working hands and feet with a kit designed especially for them. This collection of Burt’s Bees rich creams and softening butters will keep your hands and feet naturally soft and beautiful. Burt’s Bees Tips and Toes Kit contains: Burt’s Bees Almond Milk Beeswax Hand Cream, Burt’s Bees Hand Salve, Burt’s Bees Thoroughly Therapeutic Honey & Grapeseed Oil Hand Cream, Burt’s Bees Coconut Foot Cream, Burt’s Bees Lemon Butter Cuticle Cream, Burt’s Bees Replenishing Pomegranate Lip Balm Tube.
8. Love taking long baths? Zoella Beauty Bath Bombinis Fragranced Bath Fizzers (15$) are available at FeelUnique.Treat yourself in the tub with these fizzy Bath Bombinis, delicately fragranced with soft, floral notes. Remove packaging and drop 1-2 Zoella Beauty Bath Bombinis Fragranced Bath Fizzers into warm running water to create your fragrantly fizzy bath.
9. Olivia Palermo x Ciaté London The Fashion Edit Nail Set (30$) is available at Sephora. A four-piece nail collection collaboration between Ciaté and Olivia Palermo, with shades inspired by the runway. Each shade in this hand-picked selection of nail polishes mirrors one Fashion Week destination. Formulated with an exclusive and advanced Dual Polymer Mesh Lock Technology, this collection was designed to leave a long-lasting, durable, high-shine lacquer finish.
10. Josie Maran Josie’s Daily Ritual Argan Oil Skincare Collection (32$) is also available at Sephora. A four-piece collection of Josie’s favorite daily argan oil products that nourish, revitalize, and protect skin. Argan oil is clinically proven to significantly improve skin hydration and smoothness, and to visibly reduce coarse lines and wrinkles—in as little as four weeks. This set contains:
– 8 x Argan Bear Naked Wipes
– 0.5 oz 100% Pure Argan Oil Light
– 0.5 oz Argan Daily Moisturizer SPF 47
– 2 oz Whipped Argan Oil Body Butter in Vanilla Apricot
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