It’s that time of year again, and if you are stuck for ideas to put on your list for Father Christmas (that is, of course, if you have been good this year!) then have a look at the gorgeous gift ideas below for inspiration from the smallest of stocking fillers to the most extravagant of presents.
Lush’s vegan Santa Baby Lip Tint, £5.95 is made with cherries and dates with added Fair Trade shea butter and carrot oil to hydrate. It leaves a striking punch of colour that lasts the distance and looks great patted on to leave a super bright, nonchalant stain for every day or applied with a brush for more precise coverage for evenings out.
Available from: www.lush.co.uk
Baylis & Harding’s Beauticology Gingerbread Sparkle Toiletries Bag Gift Set, £8 comprises a super sparkly red makeup bag packed full of goodies scented with the traditional festive smells of gingerbread, chocolate and vanilla. The set includes: Vanilla Frosting Body Lotion 50ml; Milk Chocolate Shower Crème 50ml and Sweet Gingerbread Sparkle Body Wash 100ml.
Available from: www.boots.com
The Body Shop’s Peppermint Intensive Foot Rescue, £9 is pure heaven for winter feet. Use overnight to soften hard skin and rehydrate cracked heels leaving your tootsies truly party worthy.
Available from: www.thebodyshop.co.uk
Nails Inc’s New Globe Walk Snow Globe nail polish, £15 is the perfect overlay for your nude or dark winter shade. Shimmering glitter settles at the bottom of the bottle like your favourite childhood snow globe and when shaken, transforms into a beautiful gold glitter nail polish.
Available from: www.nailsinc.com
Clarins’ Bath and Shower Concentrates, £20 are available in two scents – Tonic tones, firms and energises with extracts of Rosewood, Geranium, Peppermint and Rosemary;
Relax soothes, de-stresses and revitalises with extracts of Basil, Geranium, Camomile and Petit Grain. A dual purpose product that can be used to create bubbles in the bath or as a shower foam.
Available from: www.clarins.co.uk
Moroccanoil’s Volume Stocking Filler Collection, £23 is the perfect introduction to a cult haircare brand with a celebrity following. This cute collection features: Moroccanoil Treatment (25ml); Moroccanoil Extra Volume Shampoo (70ml); Moroccanoil Extra Volume Conditioner (70ml) and a Moroccanoil Detangling Comb.
Available from: www.urbanretreat.co.uk
Liz Earle’s Sparkling Skin Duo, £28 guarantees your skin will feel refreshed and hydrated after every use. Comprising the cult product, Cleanse and Polish Hot Cloth Cleanser along with the Instant Boost Skin Tonic, your skin will never have looked and felt so good.
Available from: www.uk.lizearle.com
Clarins’ The Essentials Eye Makeup Palette, £35 is a collection of ten matte and satin eye shadows, that are ophthalmologist and dermatologist tested making them suitable for even the most sensitive of eyes. The shades range from a pretty, ballet pink through taupe and bronze hues to darkest amethyst, guaranteeing a look for every occasion.
Available from www.clarins.co.uk
Lush’s Sweet Christmas gift set, £35.50 is packed full of sparkling, sweetly scented goodies to really get you in the festive mood. The box contains: Snow Fairy wand; Rose Jam bubbleroon; Yog Nog bath bomb; Lush Pud bath bomb; Tooth Fairy tooth powder; Comforter shower cream (100g); Snow Fairy shower gel (100g).
Available from: www.lush.co.uk
Molton Brown’s Fiery Pink Pepper Pampering Body Gift Set, £75 is the ultimate in indulgence. Featuring Molton Brown’s signature feminine scent, blended with fiery pink pepper, ginger and patchouli, the gift set includes: 300ml Pink Pepperpod Body Wash; 50ml Fiery Pink Pepper Eau De Toilette; 50ml Fiery Pink Pepper Pampering Body Polisher and 300ml Pink Pepperpod Nourishing Body Lotion.
Available from: www.moltonbrown.co.uk
My Little Box’s 6 month gift subscription, £89.70 including postage is the perfect present for any beauty junkie. A box of beautifully illustrated and packaged goodies, both beauty and lifestyle, is delivered to your door every month straight from Paris. A My Little Box subscription is like Christmas every month!
Available from: www.mylittlebox.co.uk
Clarisonic’s Mia, £99 is Clarisonic’s smallest Sonic Skin Cleansing System. It uses a sonic frequency of more than 300 movements per second to clean, soften and smooth skin and in 60 seconds, the action removes, not only all traces of makeup, but also more dirt and sebum than cleansing with your hands alone.
Available from: www.clarisonic.co.uk