It’s been quite a year for the world, and as chaotic as 2020 has been for everyone, there is no stopping us from celebrating the holidays. While the holidays may seem different this year, it doesn’t mean you have to scrap the season of gift giving all together! Some major beauty brands have recently announced some new holiday collections that will be launching just in time for the season so that you can still spread some Christmas cheer and share the love with your friends and family (or yourself. After all, you deserve to treat yourself too!).
Keeping in mind that many of us may have to consciously budget this season, we’ve created a list of exclusive beauty gift sets that range in price-point and that are of course, holiday-themed so you can start early with celebrating the festivities!
Who wants a bae for cuffing season when you can have a teddy bear instead? The Cinnamon Bear Makeup Set from Too Faced features some of the cutest packaging we’ve seen yet from the brand. This makeup set gives us instant nostalgia with the adorable bear-themed packaging that gives us vibes of being a young kid again eating gummy bears. In this holiday set, you’ll find a limited-edition Cinnamon Bear Palette that consists of eight multi-finish eyeshadows in warm tone along with a pink satin blush, the brand’s iconic Melted Matte Liquified Longwear Lipstick in the exclusive shade Cinnamon Bear which shows as a warm copper-red shade, and a cute Cinnamon Bear makeup bag to keep all your makeup together. Spice up your holidays while keeping it sweet this season with Cinnamon Bear!
If you’re looking for the perfect skincare regimen to keep your skin healthy and glowing, then Tatcha has you covered. The Pure & Glowing Trio set includes some of the brand’s iconic bestsellers, such as the gentle Rice Wash cleanser to draw out impurities from your skin and unclog pores, the Dewy Skin Cream that’s packed with Japanese purple rice to lock in moisture and keep your skin hydrated and radiant, and the Silk Peony eye cream that melts upon application and treats the delicate skin around your eye area like silk. Get a visibly plump and luminous complexion with the natural ingredients sourced from Japan from this 3-step ritual set from Tatcha.
Get your holiday hair on and ready with the Holiday Hair Fix Kit from professional haircare brand Olaplex! Repair damage and improve the overall health of your hair with this set featuring four of the brand’s holy grail items, including the No. 3 Hair Perfector™, No.4 Bond Maintenance™ Shampoo, No.5 Bond Maintenance™ Conditioner, and No.6 Bond Smoother™. Great for all hair types, fight dryness and keep frizziness at bay during the cold season with these hair care essentials that will leave your hair looking like you just came from the salon.
With Korean beauty and skincare taking the industry by storm, it’s no surprise that one of the most well-known Korean beauty brands in the global market have unleashed one of the largest holiday collections yet. Innisfree has introduced their Green Holiday Collection for this year, which features multiple gift sets including but not limited to their new Advent Calendar, Jeju Root Energy Mask Set, My Lip Balm Party Trio, Winter Glow Skin Set, and more. What makes this holiday collection extra special is that the packaging is designed in partnership with LA based artist Steve Harrington, who is known for his contemporary Californian psychedelic pop aesthetic.
Have fun with this chic and vintage-inspired limited edition collection from Marc Jacobs Beauty! With its lovely mint-green packaging decorated with cherries, the Very Merry Cherry collection is one you don’t want to miss out on. The brand has released several different products in the collection so that you can create full-face makeup looks, such as the Multi-finish Eye Palette featuring cherry-inspired hues, their iconic Velvet Noir mascara in a limited-edition cherry-themed casing, the Oui Mon Cherry set which contains a full-sized lip oil, a glossy cherry mini bag, other favourite products in mini sizes, and more. The perfect cherry on top for every great holiday gift!
Baby, you’re a firework. You can’t celebrate the holidays without MAC Cosmetics (we don’t make the rules). Introducing the new Frosted Firework collection from MAC Cosmetics, a collection with products that will make the perfect gift this season! With flashy bursts of glitter and shimmering sparkles, this makeup collection will make this holiday season truly magical. Shine bright like a diamond and celebrate with festive shine! The Frosted Firework collection features some of MAC’s top-selling products in exclusive holiday shades, such as the cult-favourite Lip Glass, lipstick, Extra Dimension Foil Eyeshadow, and more. The frosted pink packaging also adds the perfect touch for this shimmery collection.
Treat your hair with Briogeo hair care! If you loved Briogeo’s limited-edition Don’t Despair, Repair! Honey Moisture Deep Conditioning Mask and missed its cute teddy bear packaging, then here’s your chance to grab it! Making its comeback as a re-release in the limited-edition Merry Multi-Masking Kit, get healthy and conditioned hair this winter season with this hair kit that features some of the brand’s cult classic hair masks. This set includes the Don‘t Despair, Repair™ Honey Moisture Deep Conditioning Mask, Don‘t Despair, Repair™ Deep Conditioning Mask, and the Be Gentle, Be Kind™ Avocado + Kiwi Mega Moisture Superfood Mask; formulated with superfood ingredients like honey, avocado oil, and algae extract, nourish your hair and give it long-lasting moisture as you strengthen your locks and protect your scalp from the dry air.
Explore the art of hydration with the Rose Hydration Skincare Set from fresh! Featuring five powerhouse products that provide intense hydration, this gift set will have your skin ready and prepared for anything this cold season will throw at you. The Rose Hydration Skincare Set includes all the basic essentials for your skincare routine, such as the Rose & Hyaluronic Acid Deep Hydration Moisturizer, Soy Makeup Removing Face Wash, Rose & Hyaluronic Acid Deep Hydration Toner, Sugar Tinted Lip Treatment SPF 15 in Rose, and the Rose Face Mask. Stay fresh as a rose this holiday season and hydrated skin that’s as soft as flower petals with this rose-infused skincare set.
Set the mood for the holiday season with the Holiday Classic Candle & Reed Diffuser Set from NEST New York! While you might not be able to celebrate the Christmas season surrounded by all of your friends and family this year as you practice social distancing, but you can still get in the festive mood with these classic holiday scents! Fill your home with notes of pomegranate, mandarin orange, pine, cloves, and cinnamon along with a hint of vanilla and amber. Stay cozy indoors and sit back with a cup of hot chocolate as you indulge in the classic scents of the holidays, because being happy and safe at home is truly what the holidays are all about.
Keep your skin exfoliated and smooth all winter long with the Exfoliate + Glow Head to Toe Self Care Trio from Herbivore. This set includes some of Herbivore’s top-selling products: the Coco Rose Exfoliating Body Scrub, the Crushed Amethyst Exfoliating Body Polish, and the Prism 20% AHA + 5% BHA Exfoliating Glow Facial. These natural exfoliants smooth and brighten the skin gently without tearing the skin, and restores your skin for a more visible and natural glow. Formulated with ingredients such as virgin coconut oil and crushed amethyst gemstone, achieve a youthful and luminous appearance with a more replenished and improved skin texture. Stay soft and supple from head to toe so that you can stay cozy under the sheets throughout the holidays!