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Christmas gifts too good to give away

Christmas gifts too good to give away
Emmie Thornhill
Writer and expert3 years ago
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"To me, love from ME!" If Christmas is too far away to start fretting about, treat yourself to these festive 'essentials' before (über organised!) friends beat you to it...

With gifts to thrill every beauty obsessive, this year's seasonal releases guarantee no end of gratitude... but make even better investments.

A Drunk Elephant devotee? {The Trunk 5.0} will take you on a journey to skin care heaven. Ideal for brand lovers and newbies alike, enjoy a whopping 10 full-sized heroes, plus a drool-worthy selection of sample packet's and deluxe sizes.

On the hunt for some (good-looking!) skin care to upgrade your #flatlay (and fight the good fight against winter's worst efforts)? FARMACY's {Garden Party Green Clean Trio} is a festive trio of best-selling Green Clean cleansing balm is now in new, limited-edition flavours! Think: 'Strawberry Basil', 'Lemon Mint' and 'Peach Thyme'.

The palette the beauty world's forming a (fairly disorderly) queue for, December is too long to wait for NARS' {Full Access Cheek Set}. Perfect as a gift for a make up enthusiast, the all-in-one gift set unites an exclusive ribbon-wrapped cheek palette with a mini blush brush for flawless-looking application.

The closest thing to a vacation in a bottle, Sol de Janeiro's {Stellar Celebration Set} is the perfect gift for all those in need of some sunshine-inspired body care (say “aye!”). The stars have aligned to create this luxurious one-of-a-kind set. Four of Sol de Janeiro's faves combined in a present-ready package to give you or your friendfour timesthe Body Joy!

A non-negotiable for any trichologista, OLAPLEX's limited edition {Healthy Hair Essentials} is the ultimate introduction to four of their salon-quality, restorative bestsellers. Uniting No 3 Hair Perfector, No 4 Bond Maintenance Shampoo, No 5 Bond Maintenance Conditioner and No 7 Bonding Oil, this all-star collection repairs and resuscitates compromised, heat-ravaged lengths and bestows a phenomenal, mirror-like shine.

Perfect as a for housewarming gift, MALIN + GOETZ's {Get Lit} duo unites a full size and mini. Known for its herbaceous scent that marries top notes of lemon and orange with middle notes of fig and pepper as well as base notes of oakmoss, sandalwood, amber and patchouli to create a bold and long-lasting aroma that fills the space.

Buying for a self-confessed luxe skin care lover? Look no further than Clé de Peau Beauté's {Key Radiance Care Discovery Set}. Spanning from serum to emulsions via lotion, this four-formula introduction to the regime at the core of the brand's identity.


Emmie Thornhill
Writer and expert
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