The Best Holiday Beauty Gift Sets
Nov 21, 2022
Treat the beauty lover on your list to one of these covet-worthy holiday gift sets at bargain prices.
‘Tis the season for giving—but also for stocking up on beauty favorites and discovering new (or new-to-you) makeup, skincare, and hair care products.
Holiday gift sets make memorable presents for the beauty lovers on your list… including you!
We’ve rounded up the ones we’ve set our sights on this season.
Let the holiday shopping begin!!
Cle Makeup Collection
$30 ($42 value)
Thoughtfully designed and formulated, Cle utilizes Korean beauty technology for an aesthetically pleasing range of skincare and cosmetic must-haves adored by beauty enthusiasts. Their iconic Makeup Collection gift set features tried and true best sellers in portable mini sizes including: Essence Moonlighter Cushion in Apricot Tinge, Copper Rose and Glinting Buff, Melting Lip Powder in 6 alluring shades and CCC Cream sachets for a variety of skin tones.
Vacation Luxury Dessert Bar Set
$37.60 ($47 value)
Sunscreen has never been this fun to use… or looked this delicious! Leave it to Vacation to come up with a SPF 30 formula that applies as a lightweight foam and comes in whipped cream-inspired packaging. This yummy looking gift set also comes with five dessert-inspired SPF 30 lip balms to help you keep your pout protected and nourished, to boot.
Kadalys Hydrate and Glow Set
$70 ($94 value)
From the organic, celebrity-loved and sustainable skincare brand that harnesses the miraculous healing powers of the fair banana plant, Kadalys is revered for its highly effective range of vegan products. This Hydrate and Glow Set includes three of their most popular treasures for dry, dull skin: Radiance Precious Oil, Comforting Cream and all-natural lip balm designed to soothe chapped lips and dry patches. Yes, please!
Ren Gift of Glow Trio
$40 ($60 value)
Yearning for luminous skin? Ren delivers with their Gift of Glow 3-step brightness-boosting routine. Featuring their world-renowned exfoliating AHA Tonic, lightweight Vitamin C Gel Cream and resurfacing Radiance Renewal Mask, formulated to limit irritation, this delightfully supercharged trio promises skin that’s “lit-from-within and more even-looking.”
Olaplex Hair Repair Treatment Kit
$62 ($90 value)
If you still haven’t gotten on the Olaplex train, this is your chance to try some of the brand’s most popular formulas without purchasing them individually at full price. This must-have set includes full sizes of the Nº 0 Intensive Bond Building Treatment and Nº 3 Hair Perfector, which will literally repair your damaged strands (you’ll see and feel the difference!), as well as travel versions of the Bond Maintenance Shampoo and Conditioner.
Sulwhasoo Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Cream Set
$260 ($353 value)
If you’re a fan of Korean brand Sulwhasoo, this set is for you! For the price of a full-sized Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Cream, you also get deluxe sample sizes of the serum and eye cream from the same collection, as well as the wildly popular First Care Activating Serum. I can’t say enough good things about the Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Cream: not only did it leave my skin perfectly hydrated and glowing, but its pudding-like gel texture also made me look forward to using it every morning and night, until I had scraped the very last bit from the bottom of the (gorgeous!) jar.
Sutra Beauty Blowout Bundle
$150 ($350 value)
Smooth, frizz-free blowouts are a breeze with Sutra’s best-selling hair tools and products. A favorite of professional stylists, this Sutra gift set, valued at $350, is now available for more than half off and includes: 3" Blowout Brush,1" Ceramic Flat Iron, Mini Heat Brush, Heat Protector., Leave-In Conditioner, Rejuvenating Hair Serum, and more.
Benefit Cosmetics Full Glam Greetings
$50 ($115 value)
Four full-size, iconic Benefit Cosmetics products for just $50? Run, don’t walk, to grab this set for your makeup-loving bestie and another one for yourself. Not only is it a great value, but each of the products also lives up to its reputation. The BADgal BANG! Mascara and the 24-HR Brow Setter are year-round staples in my routine, while the POREfessional Pore Primer and HOOLA Matte Bronze have their own cult followings.
Nécessaire The Holiday Essentials Edit
$100 ($168 value)
Your body deserves to be pampered with formulas featuring targeted ingredients just the same as your face! This holiday kit from body skincare brand Nécessaire includes everything you need to keep your skin clean, exfoliated, and nourished. What’s more, the set comes in four different fragrance options for The Body Wash and The Body Exfoliator—Fragrance-Free, Eucalyptus, Bergamot, and Sandalwood—so you can really cater to your tastes… or that of its lucky recipient!
Guerlain Abeille Royale Best Sellers Skincare Set
$245 ($359 value)
Featuring royal jelly and pure honey, Guerlain’s Abeille Royale line is a delightful treat for the skin. All three products included in this set knock it out of the park separately, making it a surefire bet. The toner adds a good dose of hydration, while the Anti-Aging Double R Advanced Serum smooths and lifts. Finally, the Advanced Youth Watery Oil softens and plumps without ever feeling greasy.
Kaja ALL MY HEART Lip, Eye, and Cheek Set
$38 ($74 value)
A stacked trio of eyeshadows in shimmery shades, a buildable blush with a heart-shaped applicator, and the sweetest lip mousse you’ve ever laid eyes on come together in this oh so adorable set. All that’s left to do is decide whom to gift it to.
Consonant Skin+Care Holiday Skin Rescue Kit
$129 ($171 value)
Hailing from the Great White North, Consonant Skin+Care has put together an essential kit for helping your skin make it through the winter. It includes five products that are bound to get any skincare aficionado excited, no matter their skin type: a hydration serum, sheet mask, lip serum, reusable silicone eye mask, and the Insta Spritz, which is essentially a mini face humidifier which diffuses micronized water droplets. You can even add a few drops of your hydrating serum of choice to the mix!
Urban Decay Mini Naked Eyeshadow Palette Box Set
$59 ($87 value)
Urban Decay is known for its super pigmented, high-quality eyeshadows and its famous Naked palettes. These mini Naked eyeshadow palettes are just the right size for travelling (they even include a mirror!) and offer a meticulously curated selection of shades around three separate themes. Launched in 2022, each is more enticing than the next—which makes this gift set, which includes all three, such a brilliant present.
Laneige Sweet Dream Trio
$32 ($43 value)
The original berry-flavored Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask is iconic for a reason: its decadently rich balm texture hugs your pout, sealing in hydration and leaving it soft and supple, whether you use it in the morning or at night. The 20 g jar is so generous that you aren’t likely to run out of it quickly, but it can be fun to try other flavors, too. That’s what makes this holiday trio so ideal: it includes a full size of the Berry Lip Sleeping Mask, as well as deluxe minis of the Peppermint and Pumpkin Spice versions.
MAC Cosmetics Celebrate in Colour Powder Kiss Lip Vault x 12
$85 ($168 value)
What beauty lover could resist a selection of mini MAC Cosmetics lipsticks housed in a cute, bow-shaped box? Likely not very many, especially when the shade selection and formula are this good. This assortment of hydrating, comfortable matte lippies with buildable coverage is bound to please more than one person on your list.
Mariève has been writing about beauty online and in print for over 10 years. Half-Canadian and half-Japanese, she loves that being a freelance beauty writer gives her the opportunity to explore the cosmetics landscape from Montreal all the way to Tokyo. Also on her mind at any given moment: cats, music, figure skating, food, and her next trip to Japan. You can find her (and her beauty illustrations!) on Instagram at @by.minoue.