Deck the Halls: The Ultimate 2018 Holiday Gift Guide
As the countdown to Christmas officially begins, the harsh realization that there are just a few weeks left to shop for everyone’s gifts has no doubt set in. But fear not, we’ve put together the ultimate holiday gift guide for 2018 that has something for everyone—from beauty and spa lovers to those with a major sweet tooth, gift giving has never been more easy. Be warned: You might be tempted to gift yourself some of the items off this list while you’re at it. But in the spirit of the holidays, go ahead and #treatyoself!
This trio of Algenist bestsellers features products formulated with patented alguronic acid, and includes: Genius Liquid Collagen, Genius Ultimate Anti-Aging Cream, and Complete Eye Renewal Balm. Notice a visible skin transformation in just 10 days!
Includes an Illuminate Eye Primer, loaded with powerful Neodermly, boosts collgen to revive tired eyes. Also includes an Illuminate Primer + Highlighter that fades dark spots so skin looks brighter and more radiant. Available in a variety of shade combinations to cater to various skin tones.
This limited-edition features the goddess of love herself, and is a powerful 1000-watt, dual voltage tool for compact, international power. It’s the perfect companion for the gym bag or on-the-go!
Savor a warm, wintry cocktail with this nightcap-worthy fragrance topped with a decorative lid. Delivers up to 45 hours of fragrance and features notes of cinnamon and clove essential oils with apple brandy.
This kit helps drive away negative energy and restores a renewed sense of wellness and balance into your sacred space. Includes a sage smudge stick, Palo Santo smudge stick, and quartz crystal.
Inspired by tubes of oil paint, a tribute to the masters who painted in Aix-en-Provence, this features a combination of the brand’s bestselling hand lotions: Figue d’Ete, Miel de Lavande, and Fleurs d’Oranger.
Inspired by the terracotta tiles, a signature of Provence, this potpourri case is hexagonal with panes of glass set against a faceted, brass frame. The case displays the unique and natural beauty of the potpourri crytals while allowing the aroma to express into the air, casing a dreamy scent of ambre throughout the room. Pair with their signature Ambre d’Or Potpourri Crystals.
Keep your immune system strong during the winter with this bundle loaded with everything you need to stay healthy on the daily. Includes: 2 Propolis Throat Sprays, B.Powered Honey to nourish and restore, and B.LXR to fuel brain power. Made with natural honey and propolis for ultimate health benefits.
Make this 3-step body ritual an energizing start to your day to keep skin glowing, the nontoxic way. Comes with a travel body brush, 100% Squalane Oil, and Squalane + Bamboo Deodorant to keep you fresh and ready for the day.
Body Drench Relaxation Therapy
This holiday gift set includes four bath bombs infused with different essential oils to sooth skin and provide aromatherapy in the bath. Scents featured are Raspberry Dream, Vanilla Mint, Sugar & Spice, and White Chocolate.
Plush, lush hair is guaranteed to sleigh. Bb. Thickening Volume Shampoo and Volume Conditioner prep hair for moveable, touchable volume, while Dryspun Texture Spray adds airy lift and texture that lasts.
Known as the ‘Original Marble Luggage,’ the Astyll Marble Luggage Collection is the instant classic that helped reinvent the meaning of traveling in style. Made of a durable and flexible hard shell body, Astyll is designed for style and functional style.
Give the gift of glow with this Cannabliss Organic gift set that contains Bliss Body Oil, a 100% organic mixture of Korean herbs and oils along with hemp, and Hemp Salve, an all-purpose salve that heals irritated skin and eases muscle aches. Gentle enough for all skin types!
The perfect gift for any skin care lover, this duo features the brand’s bestselling First Light Line, which focuses on intense hydration to bring about naturally glowing, hydrated skin. It’s the perfect solution to combat the dryness of wintertime!
The Cinq Mondes Aromatic Soaps set is inspired by the emblematic fragrances of the Fresh Aromatic Sprays created by renowned perfume designers. Each soap unveils a unique essence for a captivating voyage to the most wonderful Beauty Rituals of the World.
A complete range of five must-have classics from Cinq Mondes, this set includes: Flowers Cleansing Balm, Rich Cream of Youth, Papaya Puree, Sumptuous Dry Body Oil, and Eau Egyptienne.
Choose from a selection of different fragrances created by renowned perfumers using the finest raw materials, to conjure up a unique olfactory experience. The candles come in biscuit porcelain vessels that bear a distinctive, textured Diamond pattern, drawn from the motifs found in Portuguese architecture.
Power cleanse your way to radiant skin with this must-have trio, which exfoliates for a lit-from-within glow. Includes full-size products: PreCleanse, Special Cleansing Gel and Daily Microfoliant.
Discover your best skin with this limited-edition collection of some of the brand’s most loved products adored by beauty experts. The all-in-one travel-sized gift set is ideal for normal to dry skin types, and each product is chosen to deliver a beauty ritual that cleanses, treats, hydrates and replenishes for exceptional results. Includes Stone Crop Gel Wash, Bamboo Age Corrective Masque, Coconut Age Corrective Moisturizer, and Rosehip Triple C+E Firming Oil.
This giftably gorgeous farm basket includes two blackberry lip favorites: an exfoliating lip polish and a hydrating lip balm. Polish your pucker with U.S.-grown cane sugar, juice organic Oregon blackberries, and a splash of rich Texas wine.
This indulgent self-care kit (valued at $64) includes body polish, lip scrub and a cleansing sponge to keep skin bright and smooth.
Give the gift of the entire Fountain of Truth collection (valued at $330), which contains highly-effective, fermented skin-loving botanical and earth-derived ingredients that help to achieve softer, smoother, more luminous skin with visibly more volume.
A set of bestselling lip balms in shades for every mood, plus Advanced Therapy Lip Treatment. Choose from a variety of tints ranging from warm nude to pink blossom, all with SPF 15 to protect lips from sun damage on your holiday vacation.
Send a personalized shampoo and conditioner gift set made by you to make that special someone feel extra special this holiday season. Customize hair products according to hair needs, desired color and fragrance for the ultimate personalized gift.
Comes with three non-sticky lip glosses with high-shine formulas that complement a variety of looks. Featuring three full-sized formulas, this makeup kit offers sheer and semi-sheer finishes in soft neutral tones.
This set is the complete watermelon skincare experience, including the skin-soothing Watermelon Glow Jelly Sheet Mask. super-hydrating Watermelon Glow Pink Juice Moisturizer, and the facial-in-a-jar Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask. These three favorites come in a super cute pink jelly tote to take on-the-go.
Whether it’s your bestie, your mom, coworker or significant other, everyone deserves good vibes this holiday season—and what better way to do it than with these gorgeous crystal-inspired cookies that are too pretty to eat (yes, you can eat them!) Created by confectionary genius Jodi Mannis, follower her on Instagram (@goodvibescookieco) to create your own custom order!
Keep hair color vibrant this holiday season with this duo, which is specifically designed to extend color vibrancy up to 33 percent longer. Includes: Joico Color Endure Sulfate-Free Shampoo & Conditioner, and K-PAK Color Therapy Luster Lock Instant Shine and Repair Treatment.
Kat Burki 5 Steps On-The-Go ($100)
This travel set is the perfect gift for skin care fans, and features everything needed to achieve essential, radiant skin. Kit includes new KB5 Calming Gel Cleanser, new Super Nutrient Elixir, PH+ Enzyme Essence, Vitamin C Intensive Face Cream, and Power Trio Radiance.
Treat your skin, mind, body and spirit with diamonds and activate your crown chakra for feelings of inner balance and radiance from within. Includes a face mask, eye mask lip mask, white jade gemstone roller, and a limited-edition Knesko Cosmetic bag.
Ease stress and soothe dry skin with this limited-edition bath bomb that drifts you away to a winter wonderland with the warm and inviting scents of peppermint. All of their nourishing bath bombs are made with 100% organic essential oil blends, lab-tested CO2 cannabis oil, and CBD isolate.
This decadent trio filled with your favorite holiday scents will polish and nourish, leaving skin glowing and hydrated. The festive fragrances Include: Creamy Eggnog Sugar Scrub, Hot Buttered Rum Sugar Scrub, and Peppermint Patti Sugar Scrub.
Experience a body treatment like no other. Pure Sugar Cane crystals gently slough away dry skin cells to reveal a youthful and even skin tone. Cold-pressed Coconut and Sweet Almond Oils nourish and deeply moisturize, leaving skin deliciously soft. Includes: Brown Sugar Vanilla, Sugar Coconut, Sugar Kiss, Sugar Lavender, Sugar Tiare Flower and Sugar Reef.
This conditioning set features eyelash enhancers that naturally promote fuller-looking lashes. Includes Phyto-Medic Eyelash Enhancer and Conditioning Collagen Lash Primer.
This Christmas, pastry chef Cedric Grolet of Dorchester Collection’s Le Meurice in Paris in has designed two Yule Logs inspired by his signature chestnut-filled Mont Blanc Dessert. The first cake combines chestnuts and mousse on a roasted chestnut base with hazelnut praline. The second delicacy features roasted chestnuts with a lemon-flavored hazelnut praline for added zest.
Give the beauty maven a gift she might not splurge on for herself over the holidays. At the touch of a button, deliver a completely new makeup experience: an ultra-lightweight, handheld air mist technology that delivers flawless, full-face mineral makeup application in seconds. The portable device delivers superb foundation coverage creating a uniform and weightless veil, quickly and easily without the clumsiness or messiness of the airbrush products on the market.
Step out this holiday season looking and feeling your best with the Moroccanoil® Everlasting Hydration gift set. This limited-edition set comes in a keepsake tin, featuring year-round replenishing essentials to restore hair’s natural moisture balance. Includes Hydrating Shampoo, Conditioner, and Moroccanoil Treatment.
A luxurious collection of vegan soaps sustainably made in the Amazon: Castanha, Maracuja, Acai, Cacau and Cumaru. Skin feels soft and rejuvenated.
Valued at $409, this gift set will raise your skin care routine to gold status with a complete radiance and firming microcurrent facial. Includes a limited-edition NuFACE Trinity device with spheres dipped in 18k rose gold plates, 24k Gold Gel Primer Firm, and Prep-N-Glow dual sided cloths.
Featuring a beautiful design by award-winning Japanese calligraphy artist, Aoi Yamaguchi, the set includes: Gold Lust Repair & Restore Shampoo and Conditioner, Dry Texturizing Spray, Cote d’Azur Replenishing Body Wash and Body Creme, Cote d’Azur Eau de Parfum Rollerball, Gold Lust Dry Shampoo, Mystify Restyling Spray, Supershine Moisturizing Cream, Balmessence Lip Treatment, Lip Lust Creme Lipstick Ruby Red, and Oribe Gold Geometric Pony.
Inspired by the world’s most fashionable streets, these four perfumes created by celebrity stylist Jen Atkin feature intoxicating scents. Gift one or gift the entire set!
Mercer Street: A sheer and airy floral /musky fragrance, with notes of Italian lemon, Turkish rose, jasmine sambac, iris, lily, and white musk
North Bondi: A beautiful fragrance that contains notes of bergamot, Italian lemon, Rose De Mai, magnolia, lily, blackberry, violet, cedarwood, amber, patchouli, sandalwood, and white musk.
Rue St. Honore: Notes of violet, gardenia, ylang ylang and white musk.
Melrose Place: Notes of rose, bergamot, lychee, cedarwood and white musk.
The limited-edition XL Hair Oil and bestselling Texturizing Hair Spray let you decide which direction you’re taking your hair today.
Formulated with the valuable Honey of Black Bees, this bath cream is a true beauty treatment with rejuvenating properties. Activated by the warmth of the bath, it releases 100% natural essential oils that nourish the skin, leaving it smooth like satin.
A gift fit for royalty! Indulge in ultimate rejuvenation for total skin renewal with these timeless treasures that lavish the skin with some of nature's finest phyto extracts and pure caviar to deeply nourish and counteract mature signs of aging. Includes: Timeless Balm Cleanser, Timeless Repair Lotion, Timeless Repair Serum, Timeless Repair Cream, and Pevonia Deluxe Vintage Case with Lock & Key.
Try Phytomer's favorite depolluting and oxygenating products for the face. This kit includes four travel-size products and two samples for you to enjoy! Cleanse, scrub, oxygenate and moisturize for a total a depolluting face care experience. Comes with: Souffle Marin Cleansing Foaming Cream, Marine Scrub Creamy Exfoliant, Citylife Face & Eye Conour Sourbet Cream, and Hydrasea Night Plumping Rich Cream.
Executive pastry chef Angelo Musa, winner of the World Pastry Cup and Best Craftsman in France award, along with pastry chef Alexandre Dufeu have moved beyond the traditional design of the Christmas log to create an edible forest at Hotel Plaza Athenee Paris of Dorchester Collection. Seven now-covered trees, made from Madagascar vanilla cake, biscuit, cream and mousse, sit atop a dark chocolate mendicant bar covered with dried and crystallized fruit, creating a centerpiece that is a decadent alternative to the traditional pudding.
This stunning 9 oz candle features a romantic floral, juicy citrus and musk scent, offering approximately 50 hours of burn time. Hand poured in small batches for optimum fragrance, it has a lead-free wick and comes in a matching hand-jeweled gift box.
Dive right in with this nourishing, must-have collection of R+Co favorites designed for deep hydration, protection and dramatic shine. Packaged in a limited-edition, branded pouch, the kit includes: Atlantis Moisturizing Shampoo & Conditioner, and High Dive Moisture + Shine Creme Travel.
This set features the brand’s award-winning RevitaBrow Advanced, paired with the new Micellar Water Lash Wash and Double-Ended Volume Set for a complete eye regimen. Give the gift of voluminous and bold brows with this exclusive holiday set. The Eye Perfecting Gift Collection is available in select salons and spas globally.
When the weather outside is frightful, your lips will feel so delightful! Cozy up your pout with this twist on a cold weather classic, surely to warm those winter-worn lips right up! Take your Hot Cocoa to-go with two NEW lip-smoothing Lip Scrub tubes of rich Hot Cocoa and cheery Pink Marshmallow. Then top off your pout with the ultra-hydrating One Luxe Whipped Vanilla Lip Gloss, perfected with just a hint of yummy vanilla flavor.
This luxurious anti-wrinkle set targets the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles around the eye area. Helps protect skin from damage caused by external aging factors while helping maintain moisture throughout the day. The four-piece set includesL Benefiance WrinkleResist24 Intensive Eye Contour Cream, Clarifying Cleansing Foam, Treatment Softener Enriched, and Power Infusing Concentrate.
A powerful brightening set that helps to strengthen the skin's inner defenses and targets the appearance of dark spots. Gives skin a visibly smooth appearance with Shiseido's high-performance brighteners. This six-piece set features two full size products plus samples in a luxe carton with ribbon. Includes: Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate, White Lucent MultiBright Night Cream, Clarifying Cleansing Foam, Treatment Softener Enriched, White Lucent MicroTargeting Spot Corrector, and Urban Environment Oil-Free UV Protector SPF 42.
This gift set is filled with skin-loving essentials addictively scented and made to embrace the body with love and skin-worshipping Brazilian ingredients like, Cupuaçu Butter, Coconut Oil, Açaí, Guaraná Extract and Brazil Nut. Immerse yourself in the sexy, sensuous energy of Brazilian Bum Bum Cream, 4-Play Shower Cream-Gel, Brazilian Touch Hand Cream, and Brazilian Crush Body Fragrance Mist.
Celebrate your skin this season with Holiday Gift Sets by Spongellé. Each set includes three holiday ornaments. Perfect to hang on your Christmas tree or give as a gift, these body wash-infused buffers will cleanse, exfoliate, massage and nourish. Fragrances include: Peppermint, Pomegranate, and Quince Blossom.
Voted as the winning flavor by thousands of fans, this decadent candle will leave your home smelling like freshly baked Sprinkles cupcakes. It offers the warmth and fullness of vanilla bean, grounded by a soft island nutmeg and topped with a pinch of cinnamon bark or a sophisticated spice. 10% of proceeds from the candle will benefit Step Up, a non-profit organization that helps underprivileged girls succeed. The limited-edition, 8 oz. candle offers 50 hours of burn time and is a chic twist on a classic holiday scent you’re sure to love.
Take home your favorite sweet treats in Sprinkles’ new holiday packaging, making it the perfect gift for the hostess or item to take to a potluck or party. During the month of December, Sprinkles welcomes Chocolate Peppermint, a decadent Belgian dark chocolate cake topped with bittersweet chocolate-peppermint frosting along with crushed peppermint candies, and Gingerbread, a fragrant spiced ginger cake topped with cream cheese frosting, dusted with cinnamon sugar and adorned with a gingerbread man. Available Dec 1 through 31.
This limited-edition gift set is stuffed with tarte treats that are almost too sweet, including bestselling eyeshadow, liner, mascara, cheek and lip formulas in all new shades.
This four-piece set formulated with pure Japanese ingredients gives skin a youthful, healthy-looking glow and leaves it perfectly prepped for makeup. Includes: Luminous Dewy Skin Mist, The Water Cream, The Silk Canvas, and Violet-C Radiance Mask.
Give the gift of great lashes with a monthly subscription to The Great Lash Box, a monthly box of eye candy for lash lovers. The Great Lash Box is curated with a variety of falsies that include mink, faux mink and 3D mink lashes. Each style can be applied a minimum of 10 times, and shipping is always free. Multiple subscription options are available to choose from.
This 65-piece collection includes eyeshadows, liners, glosses, brushes and more. It has everything you need to look gorgeous, all in one pretty case. Valued at $200.
This powderless, imperceptible mattifier and skin smoother prevents shine and oil build up, and also works as a touch-up throughout the day. In addition, the formula’s clarifying and brightening properties soothe the complexion and assist in collagen synthesis and protection.
Wakse Hard Wax Beans ($26)
Launched just in time for the holidays, now everyone on your list can now enjoy a strip-less waxing experience dripping in Liquid Gold, Rose Gold or Liquid Mercury. With calming essential oils scented like Pineapple, Chocolate and Lavender, the Waksē hard wax beans are an exquisitely luxurious waxing experience.
Yon-Ka Paris’ Gommage Doux is a unique cream scrub that combines the exfoliating action of Bamboo and Apricot powder with the hydrating and restructuring properties of Mango Butter, Sesame Oil and Vegetable Glycerin, while the Huile Detox combines detoxifying powers of Chios resin with the nourishing action of Sunflower and Sesame Oils.