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    30 Gifts That Anyone Who Loves Makeup And Skincare Would Probably Appreciate

    Skincare, hair care, bath and body — we've got something for everyone.

    Hey! While we’re doing our best to make sure the products we feature will arrive in time for Christmas, shipping times can vary depending on where you live, which product you purchase, and more. Be sure to double check the retailers’ websites for shipping information to ensure that your gift will arrive in time for the 25th!

    1. This bejewelled lipstick case that'll dress up their fave shade, just in time for the holidays. Whether they love bling, leather, or high-shine metallics, there's something for every style.

    A circle made up of glitzy lipstick cases and open lipstick tubes
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    Really hoping to impress? Tuck a lipstick in their favourite shade into the gift bag.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $24+ (available in 25 styles).

    2. A bottle of Kerastase hair serum that'll transform even the driest locks into a glossy, holiday-ready mane. The best part is that it's great for all hair types, making it the perfect foolproof gift.

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    Reviewers say it doesn't weigh their hair down, either.

    Get it from Kerastase for $60 or from Sephora Canada for $26+ (available in two sizes).

    3. A trio of Tarte lip glosses that'll juice up their pout. They're infused with ten different kinds of superfruits (like pomegranate, blueberry, and açai) that'll work to hydrate and plump their lips like nobody's business.

    A close up of a person smoothing the lip gloss onto their lips
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    Unlike the glosses of bygone days, these aren't tacky or sticky. The kit includes three limited edition shades.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $38.

    4. This Mario Badescu gift set that includes the brand's cult-fave facial spray and iconic drying lotion. It'll help with basically every skin issue under the sun, so they'll be able to put their best face forward this holiday season.

    A flatlay of the bottles of facial spray and drying lotion surrounded by glittery holiday ornaments
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    The kit includes a hydrating rosewater facial spray and a calamine-infused drying lotion.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $25.

    5. This chic bath pillow that'll turn their ordinary soak into a luxe spa experience. Thanks to the seven suction cups on the back, they won't be slip-sliding around the next time they sink into the tub.

    A person off-camera holding up the floral-printed rectangular bath pillow
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    It's waterproof and easy to clean, too. Plus, LOOK HOW CUTE!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99.

    6. This Beautyblender sponge set that'll help them perfect their ~lewk~ AND keep their makeup tools in peak condition. It even comes with two solid cleansing bars, because let's be honest — no one cleans their applicators as often as they should.

    The set of three beauty sponges, two solid cleansers and the cleansing mat against a cosmic backdrop
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    Each set contains three blending sponges, two sponge and brush cleansers, and a scrub mat.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $64.

    7. This decadent La Mer sheet mask that's infused with the brand's signature (and super luxe) serum. Thanks to the microfibre fabric, it'll cling to their skin and leave it looking hydrated, happy, and glowing.

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    Get it from Sephora Canada for $40.

    8. A tube of cosmically glowy highlighter cream from Pat McGrath that'll help them shine like the star they are. Reviewers say it also makes a fantastic eyeshadow topper for the days you're looking for that extra ~oomph~.

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    It's available in two universally-flattering shades, so you really can't go wrong.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $40 (available in two shades).

    9. This richly-scented Jo Malone candle that'll fill their home with the smell of ripe pears and vibrant freesias. It burns clean, so it won't turn your friend's home into a sooty nightmare. Plus, each candle comes packaged in a lovely gift box — less wrapping for you!

    A pair of candles on a wooden tray nestled onto an outdoor bistro table
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    Floral smells not their thing? There are 12 other scents to choose from, so finding one that suits their style won't be a problem.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $48+ (available in two sizes).

    10. This detoxing skin kit that'll help their complexion de-stress after the holiday chaos. They'll be reaching for this constantly as the temperatures plummet, too — winter can be really hard on skin!

    All five elements of the gift set stacked on top of each other on a plain background
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    It's great for all skin types and is designed to be extra gentle on sensitive skin. Each kit comes with minis of the face wash, cooling day cream, and oxygen infusion night cream, as well as an eye cream pen.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $44.

    11. A set of crystal nail files that will help them keep their talons in tip-top shape all year long. They have an ultra-fine grit that'll smooth snags and hangnails like a freakin' pro (without causing damage to your friend's nail beds).

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    Reviewers say they're exceptionally durable and don't snag or pull at cuticles, either.

    Get a set of four on Amazon Canada for $14.99.

    12. A pair of stainless steel cooling globes that'll help de-puff and soothe their skin in a flash. Regular use of these frosty balls also helps minimize the visibility of pores and keeps skin looking taut and healthy.

    A person rolling the cooling steel balls over their face
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    They're also a great way to decongest the face after indulging in a few too many holiday treats. Make sure your friend keeps them in the fridge to maximize their benefits!

    Get the pair on Amazon Canada for $39.99.

    13. A pair of ultra-soft towel scrunchies that'll help them cut down on drying time and minimize damage to their strands. Reviewers say they don't bend or crease hair, while still leaving their mane feeling soft and smelling great.

    A rear view of a person wearing their hair in a bun, secured by the terrycloth scrunchie
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    The microfibre material is super gentle on all hair types (even the damaged kind).

    Get a two-pack on Amazon Canada for $23.64.

    14. This vegan nail-repairing set that'll help heal the talons of all your Shellac-obsessed friends. Reviewers say they've noticed an improvement in their nails after just one week of use!

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    Get it from Sephora Canada for $17.

    15. This fab (and fully loaded) Morphe palette that'll help them create every makeup look under the sun. These special edition shadows are a collaboration with famed YouTube makeup artist Nikita Dragun, so there's plenty of glitz and pigment to go around.

    An open palette showing all the shades of the eyeshadows against a neon-noir backdrop
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    Each palette contains 35 shades in matte, glitter, and shimmer finishes.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $40.

    16. An ultrasonic extractor and serum infuser that'll make the porefect gift for the skincare obsessed. This 2-in-1 tool also improves the absorption of serums, so your pal can make the most out of all their pricey products.

    A person using the device on their face
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    Each set contains the device, a protective cap, device stand, charging cord, and user manual.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $129 (available in two colours).

    17. This three-piece Makeup Eraser set that'll help cleanse your pal's face in a flash — no matter how late they stayed up wrapping gifts. The magical cloth doesn't require any product to work, and can be reused up to 1,000 times.

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    The set includes one makeup eraser, a scrunchie, and a reusable bag.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $27.

    18. An essential oil roll-on that's basically a PMS-fighting, fresh-smelling, migraine-busting, cramp-eliminating miracle. It's an awesome all-natural remedy for those days when everything sucks, and your friend needs a little pick-me-up.

    A person holds the roll-on between their fingers
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    I know it's ~technically~ supposed to be targeted at PMS symptoms, but in truth, it can be anything you want it to be. I've used it to ease cramps, relieve muscle tension, and as a drug-free solution to headaches. The blend of relaxing clary sage, zippy peppermint, floral geranium, and zesty lemon oil is a genius combination that not only feels great, but smells fantastic, too. Get ready for a lot of thank-you texts!

    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Blume Cloud 9 Roll-On (it's #11).

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $21.

    19. This Amika blow dryer brush that'll help them achieve a salon-quality blowout right at home. It's designed to work on all hair types (yes, even coily!), and will give your friend a glossy, bouncy mane, sans all that nasty damage.

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    It has adjustable heat settings, and a mixture of long and short bristles to grab even the tiniest baby hairs.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $130.

    20. This butt sheet mask (yep!) that'll give their booty the TLC it probably needs, and maybe give your pal a giggle in the process. It's infused with caffeine, aloe, orange peel, and goji berry, and is said to help detoxify and smooth out skin texture.

    A person wearing the sheet mask on their bum sheet, it says slap on it in large letters
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    Get it from SkinStore for $9. Get extra 25% off in the cart.

    21. A bottle of lavender-infused bath salts that'll help them find their zen after the holidays. It's made of Dead Sea salts that'll also help ease muscle pain!

    A glass bottle of herb-infused sea salts against a rustic concrete background
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    Oh, and it's made on request, making it a fantastic bespoke gift for the stressed-out friend in your life. It's also available in rose and detox formulas. Can't decide? Get them the trio set instead!

    Get it from Simons for $28.

    22. This Living Proof dry shampoo set that will stop their bad hair days before they even happen. It comes with a full size bottle and a mini, so they'll be able to ~zhuzh~ up hat hair on the go.

    A person holding up the boxed set of dry shampoos against a large painting
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    This is the best dry shampoo I have ever tried, and this is the hill I will die on. It not only makes my hair feel super-duper clean, but has an amazing fresh scent that'll mask any less-than-pleasant smells. Your beauty-obsessed pal will thank you!

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $33.

    23. These oversized gold eye masks that'll give their entire eye area the deluxe treatment (because undereyes shouldn't have all the fun). They're packed with hydrating hyaluronic acid and peptides that'll help give tired, puffy eyes a visible boost.

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    Sure, it took me an extra few seconds to put on each patch (so gooey!) but the results were 100% worth the effort. They managed to de-puff my sleepy eyes, brighten up my dark circles, and leave my skin looking glowy as heck, even after a late night of assembling IKEA furniture. That counts as a win in my books!

    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the SDARA 24k gold eye masks (they're #10 on the list).

    Get six pairs on Amazon Canada for $17.96.

    24. This set of compostable lip balms that'll keep their pucker hydrated all winter long, while still being kind to the earth. Each set comes with four balms, so you can even keep one (or two) for yourself.

    A person holds up one of the lip balm tubes while the other three rest on a large monstera plant leaf
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    Each set contains two beeswax balms and two mango-cranberry balms.

    Get a set of four balms from Simons for $32.

    25. This facial cleansing brush that'll do all the scrubbing work, so they won't have to. Not only will it remove build-up from holiday-themed makeup (looking at you, glitter!), but it'll also gently exfoliate their skin, leaving them looking merry and bright.

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    It's rechargeable (no batteries needed!), and comes with six replacement heads.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99.

    26. A jar of these aptly-named bath bombs that'll help them find some holiday peace. Each tablet is infused with the relaxing scent of jasmine and roses (plus a hefty dose of moisturizing jojoba and hemp seed oils) to help soothe and hydrate their skin, without clogging their pores.

    A person holds the jar of bath bombs against a bathtub backdrop
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    Each jar comes with six tablets.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $40.

    27. This decadent honey-infused hair oil that'll help give their strands a major glow-up. A few drops is enough to bust frizz and flyaways, and to help repair tresses damaged by heat or overprocessing.

    A person holds a bottle of the hair oil up to the light so it looks like it's glowing
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    Reviewers say it works on all hair types, from thin and wispy to thick and curly.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $33+ (available in three sizes).

    28. This chic Vitruvi stone diffuser that will treat them to some major aromatherapy. It's sleek and stylish, meaning it won't mess with their home decor ~vibes~.

    The stone diffuser perched on a stack of coffee table books
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    Do they already have a diffuser? Gift them some essential oil blends and help them build their collection.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $155 (available in three colours).

    29. This green tea-infused beard care kit that'll soften and tame your pal's facial hair. It's great for all hair types and lengths, and won't leave their hair looking flat or greasy. Plus, it has a blend of eight essential oils that'll make their facial hair smell divine.

    The boxed set of beard oil, shampoo, and comb on a coffee table next to a stack of magazines
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    Each kit contains a 2-in-1 shampoo and conditioner, a bottle of beard oil, and a comb.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.99.

    30. This chic silk eye mask that'll help them catch some zzz's, even if their neighbours have a fondness for leaving their lights on all night. The delicate fabric will also protect their skin from getting tugged on when they toss and turn.

    A person wears the silk eye mask while lounging in bed
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    Mulberry silk is naturally hypoallergenic, dust mite resistant, and breathable, so their skin will wake up as rested as they are.

    Get it from Sephora Canada for $69+ (available in seven colours).

    Here's to making the holidays a bit more beautiful.


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