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    28 Gifts For Your Best Friend You May Also Want To Buy For Yourself

    One for you...and one for me...

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    1. A set of 12 handcrafted, moisturizing bath bombs made with natural ingredients perfect for when they just really need to relax in a warm bath.,

    Promising review: "After receiving the first box as a gift, I had to order more. I am a true bath person and have tried bath products across the globe. I can honestly say that these are the absolute best bath bombs I have ever used! The fragrance is incredible and my skin is left soft, not oily. Here comes the part that blew me away: No residue or ring left in my tub! One more thing, the price allows me to order more and give as gifts!" β€”Pamela

    Get a set of 12 from Amazon for $26.80.

    2. An Amazonian clay-infused eyeshadow palette of 12 neutral matte and microshimmer shades that they can use to create gorge everyday looks.


    Promising review: "This palette is wonderful, smells amazing, it's so easy to apply even without a primer, and it stays all day long. It's a really perfect, neutral palette." β€”Jovana G

    Get it from Tarte for $39.

    3. A giant pack of velvet hair scrunchies that'll really come in handy when they want to throw their hair up, but still look cute. And there are *so many* colors to choose from that there will always be one to match their outfit.

    Promising review: "Perfect! Purchased these as a last-minute Christmas gift for my daughter and they arrived super fast. Every single one is perfect, the velvet is soft and they are well made. My daughter absolutely loves them and there is literally a color to go with everything. The colors range from some darks, medium tones, pastels and even some brights. Highly recommend, very very pleased with this purchase!!" β€”Lisa S

    Get a pack of 60 from Amazon for $9.99.

    4. An initial necklace, because who doesn't love a thoughtful, personalized gift? This will add a fun touch to any look and it can be worn alone or layered.


    Get it from BaubleBar for $48.

    5. A double-sided lighted makeup mirror so they can get ready with ease, having optimal lighting for their morning glam routine.

    Promising review: "This mirror is not only the perfect height, it is the perfect size, weight, and offers the correct lighting to make your makeup look perfect. I've been using it for about a month now and can confidently say that out of the many makeup mirrors I have owned, this is the best. It's not too bulky so I can bring it with me when I travel, it's extremely easy to clean, and the lighting is exactly what you'd expect from something like this. Soft β€” not harsh. It mimics daylight extremely well. Buy it!" β€”Jess

    Get it from Amazon for $29.80+ (available in three finishes).

    6. A Revlon one-step hair dryer and volumizer hot air brush to assist your bestie in getting the perfect blowout in half the time.,

    Promising review: "I have very thick, wavy hair. I can never blow out my hair because it's too hard to hold the round brush and hair dryer in the right spots. THIS!! It is everything all in one and the oval shape makes it so easy to use. It gets really hot. It is a little loud on high, but I've found if my hair is already a little dry then I can just use it on low. I used a blow dry primer spray to accelerate the drying time and protect my hair. I'm in love! The flat iron always flattens my hair and makes it look dry. This straightens and retains the volume and gives it a soft, non-damaged look." β€”SAHM2011

    Get it from Amazon for $38.99+ (available in four colors).

    7. A faux fur pom pom hat and matching loop scarf set available in black or ivory, so you guys can coordinate, while staying warm and looking stylish.

    Nordstrom Rack

    Get it from Nordstrom Rack for $19.97.

    8. A beautiful 14-piece makeup brush set perfect for a pro-level makeup artist or a beginner. This set has almost everything they'll need and it'll look fabulous on their vanity.

    The bristles are vegan and cruelty-free, made of durable synthetic fiber that's soft and silky! This set will fulfill pretty much all of your makeup needs, including a blending brush, eyebrow brush, multiple eyeshadow brushes, as well as ones suited for eyeliner, contouring, blush, and more.

    Promising review: "I am a makeup brush fanatic! I own Sigma and Sephora and It Cosmetics brushes, as well as Elf and Real Techniques. I love quality, not brand labels. This is one of the best makeup brush sets I own. There are lots of thick soft hairs in the brush that help to create a smooth flawless looking finish. The handle and ferrule are made of nice materials and lend the brushes the perfect balance of weight right where you need it." β€”Christina

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in five colors).

    9. A Glossier lipgloss trio, which includes a clear, holographic, and sheer red lipgloss, guaranteed to give a glassy shine while also moisturizing their lips with vitamin E and jojoba oil.


    Get it from Glossier for $36.

    10. A stinking cute Groot flower pot for your best friend who cried through Avengers: End Game with you.

    I AM GROOT!! (That's Groot-speak for "OMG, I need it" 😍).

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this!! My mom got this for me for a late Christmas gift, along with a ton of cute succulents to pick from to plant in my new baby Groot. He is so cute and I can't get over it! I planted two alien-like succulents in them because they reminded me of space and The Guardians of the Galaxy." β€”Susan Larson

    Get it from Amazon for $4.25.

    11. A pair of silicone face mask brushes to help spread face masks evenly and minimize the mess when you guys are having a chill mask and wine night.

    Promising review: "I love these! I no longer dread putting on my face products. I was using my fingers to apply the product to my face, it was so messy and got in my nails too. When I came across these silicone brushes I knew I had to have them. They are amazing and the low price is a steal. These brushes really changed my routine. I use my facial products more often because I'm no longer worried about the annoying mess. The silicone brush is very flexible and spreads the product on my face nicely. Cleaning the brush is a simple task, just rinse and pat dry. Highly recommended!" β€”Wells Family

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $3.98.

    12. A chic cosmetics case from Shay Mitchell's travel brand BΓ©is that includes a mirror and a removable sleeve, perfect for an upcoming vacay you guys may have or just for storing beauty products in general.

    Promising review: "This case is PERFECT for traveling. It has a full size mirror in it. It has a removable pouch for your brushes on one side and a zip up pouch on the back side. It’s deep enough that it fits all of my makeup with ease. Very well made." β€”Tasia1992

    Get it from Nordstrom for $58 (available in five colors).

    13. A personalized coffee mug for your long distance bestie. It's guaranteed to be their new favorite mug (and probably yours too).


    Promising review: "This mug is so incredible pretty!!! I ordered the 15 ounce size with the best friend saying and its just perfect. I received the item so quickly, and it was packed so well so it arrived in perfect condition. Just in time to mail this off to my best friend for Christmas who lives many states away, I know she will enjoy this gift as much as I enjoyed getting it for her... Great company. great mug and great idea to put a smile on someone's face. I'm so glad I purchased it." β€”MARVEL

    Get it from Amazon for $20.95 (usually takes one day to create; customize the mug design, states/countries/provinces, and colors).

    14. A trio of Mario Badescu facial sprays so they can have a lovely, soothing spritz every day when they're in need of a pick-me-up.

    Here are the benefits of each one:

    β€”Aloe, cucumber, and green tea can wake up dull, tired skin, hydrate, tone, and reduce redness in irritated complexions.

    β€”Aloe, chamomile and lavender can comfort irritated, dry skin, hydrate, and help de-stress your complexion.

    β€”Aloe, herbs and rosewater can hydrate and treat dry, uncomfortable skin throughout the day. Also great for refreshing makeup.

    Promising review: "I am obsessed with these sprays! They're super hydrating and toning. I have a nice glow and my skin feels and looks visibly healthier. I spray first thing after my shower then moisturizer with lotion, apply makeup and spray to set it. My niece who is on Accutane recommended these to me, because of her dry skin and I love it." β€”Jessica Soliz

    Get a set of three from Amazon for $21.

    15. A pair of colorful Puma sneakers your friend will love if they're obsessed with shoes, love a bold style moment, or are in need of some new running kicks.

    Kayla Boyd / BuzzFeed, Puma

    I love bright, bold color combinations and I'm all about comfort when it comes to my day-to-day style, which makes these perfect! They're supportive and lightweight and they show some personality.

    Get them from Puma for $110 (available in sizes 5.5β€”11 and two colors).

    16. A silver cuff with a meaningful hidden message that can act as a display of your appreciation for them.


    The bracelet above says, "A true friendship is a journey without an end." But, there are TONS of other motivating messages to choose from including: "Be fearless," "Just keep swimming," "Life is tough but so are you," and "You are unstoppable."

    Promising review: "I got this bracelet for a friend who was having a tough time. It is great quality and well made. The engraving is well done! Heavier than I thought it would be! Would order again! Thank you!" β€”HeatherMarie

    Get it from Amazon for $14.97 (available in 33 different phrases).

    17. An LED twinkle light curtain to give their wall or window a nice, cozy glow.,

    Plug it into an outlet, and the 300 warm LEDs will make your wall or window glow. Oh, and they have eight different mode settings for the perfect cozy twinkle.

    Promising review: "So pretty! I added them to my college dorm room and they added some light and sparkle, better than i imagined." β€”SW

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    18. A sweet candy making kit, because it'll be a fun activity for you guys to do together! Make some delicious, Instagram-worthy treats while watching holiday movies.

    Tasty by Wilton

    Set includes: Three decorating bags, 10 oz. white Candy Melts candy, 0.25 oz. each of pink and blue candy colors, mini rainbow confetti sprinkles, mini candy mold, and an instruction card.

    Promising review: "This kit was so fun and easy to use! I wouldn't consider myself a baker but this kit had really easy directions that I was able to follow and make cute candy. My favorite was the marble bark – looked so cool and pretty topped on cupcakes. Can't wait to try the other kits with my kids." β€”japbaker

    Get it from the BuzzFeed Tasty collection at Wilton for $14.99.

    19. A set of macaron trinket boxes that can be used for small jewelry, office supplies, or even just for decor. And the colors are SO pretty!


    Promising review: "These little macaron containers are perfect. I am using them for various crafting purposes and to travel. I use them to travel and put my smaller stud earrings in them. I take them with me for paperclips and stuff in office when I have meetings on the go. The colors are very pretty and the quantity is more than adequate for the cost. They are very nicely made and were individually packaged. This is a fun item especially if you are short on space and only need small storage." β€”Marie70

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $5.99.

    20. A complimentary doormat that'll no doubt put a smile on their face every time they walk through the door.

    Promising review: "Super cute and so happy I found this! Makes all of my visitors and myself feel good every time we go to my front door." β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $30.39 (available in three designs).

    21. A mini travel hair tool kit, which includes a curling wand, flat iron, hair dryer, and matching carrying case, all in a beautiful rose gold and marble print. This set is perfect for a best friend who is always traveling.


    Promising review: "Love these travel sized products! The mini blow dryer is mighty! The wand heats up quick as well as the straightener! Definitely love this product and my 5-year-old daughter loves it!" β€”Kimberly M.

    Get it from FoxyBae for $119.

    22. A warm and fuzzy knit cardigan to gift to your fashionista friend who would love to style this chic layering piece.,

    Promising review: "I really like this cardigan a lot. It's true to size and super soft. It's not super heavy or super light and would be perfect for a cooler spring or fall day. I could definitely see wearing this over a pair of leggings and a T-shirt, or a dress. Overall, this cardigan was a great purchase and I'm looking forward to wearing it more when it gets a little bit cooler." β€”Heather L.

    Get it from Amazon for $22.94+ (available in sizes Sβ€”2XL and 27 colors).

    23. A hair finishing stick that'll take care of their annoying flyaways and baby hairs within seconds. Plus, it's made of natural plant ingredients.

    Promising review: "I have super fine hair with lots of breakage. No matter how I put my hair up I have bad flyaways. This stuff is great! So easy and it stays better and looks smoother than stiff hair spray." β€”Jill Stilfield

    Get it from Amazon for $7.98.

    24. A bedazzled Betsey Johnson crossbody purse for a classy gift that they'll definitely want to use all the time.

    Betsey Johnson

    Get it from Betsey Johnson for $88.

    25. A pack of 50 super cute vinyl stickers (including a corgi and a dabbing panda) for them to deck out their laptop, water bottle, notebooks, and anything else.

    Promising review: "This stickers are awesome! I bought them to decorate my water bottle and I love them! Most are on the larger side. Great buy and awesome quality β€” would totally purchase again." β€”Janyce

    Get a pack of 50 from Amazon for $6.99 (available in three varieties).

    26. A fancy suede-crafted journal sure to impress your friend who is always writing, making lists, or drawing.


    Get it from Anthropologie for $34.

    You can also grab the matching pencil pouch for $28.

    27. A natural soy wax candle that can take them right back to their beloved home state, or maybe remind them of a place you traveled together.


    Promising review: "This candle smells beautiful! It smells like springtime in Missouri. Just like the flowering trees that we had in my backyard when I was growing up. My father just passed away and this is just what I needed to remind me of home now that I live thousands of miles away." β€”La Lola

    Get it from Amazon for $29.49 (classic size has 60-80 hours of burn time and is available in scents for all 50 states).

    28. And a BuzzFeed Good Advice Cupcake tee featuring Cuppy on a unicorn that'll have them feeling majestic right when they put it on.

    Katy Herman / BuzzFeed, Hot Topic

    Get it from Hot Topic for $22.90+ (available in sizes Sβ€”3XL).

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