Makeup Sets are my very favorite beauty gift to give (and receive). Giving the gift of color and variety can really brighten up a friend or family member’s holiday!
em michelle phan holiday life new year’s countdown edition ($29 USD) — Paint the town beautiful at every holiday soiree with this mini life palette filled with rich, luxurious colors. Inspired by the reminiscence of the past year and the celebration of the new year to come, new year¹s countdown boasts sophisticated and sensual rich berries and golden and smoky browns with touches of holiday reds and raisins.
Products and accompanying video tutorial will be available on emcosmetics.com.
e.l.f. Studio 96-Piece Geometric Eyeshadow Palette ($10 USD) — This 96-Piece eyeshadow palette features a fun geometric pattern for a totally unique design. Become your own makeup artist wherever, whenever! The beautiful soft textures melt into your skin for vibrant color that lasts. Convenient and easy to apply, just layer the colors to achieve your desired look. Apply wet or dry for a fabulous look that never creases or fades.
Available at www.eyeslipsface.com
tarte stop and stare smolderEYES™ 6-piece liner and lash set ($39 USD) –The limited-edition set includes:
• 3 full size skinny smolderEYES™ Amazonian clay waterproof liners: best-selling onyx, new purple garnet & azurite green.
• 2 full size smolderEYES™ Amazonian clay waterproof liners in new taupe & rose gold
• Deluxe lights, camera, flashes™ statement mascara
Product Performance: Put a twinkle on your eyes this holiday season with this Amazonian clay-infused collection of smolderEYES™ & skinny smolderEYES™ waterproof liners in limited-edition and best-selling shades. These versatile liners deliver rich color for a crisp or smokey look that won’t fade, run or budge. To take your look to the extreme, finish with lights, camera, flashes™ statement mascara, which features a dual-molded brush for a 752% increase in lash volume instantly!
Available at http://www.tartecosmetics.com.
CARGO Let’s Meet in Paris Holiday Kit ($36 USD) — Inspired by a luxurious trip to the French city, this kit evokes a sophisticated, fashion-forward feel with rich red and black tones with hints of sparkle. The look is 100% luxe – a bold red lip, soft eye with shimmery black liner and seductive full and defined lashes. Housed in a baroque patterned clutch-shaped carton, it makes for a festive gift or splurge for yourself. Kit contains: NEW Red Essential Lip Color, NEW Travel Size HD Lip Primer, NEW Swimmables Eye Pencil in Black Sea Travel Size Reverse Lip liner, and TexasLash Mascara.
Available exclusively at Ulta/Ulta.com (while supplies last)
Hard Candy Smokey Eye Kit ($4.88 at Walmart) It’s like having a makeup artist at your fingertips. Mascara, pigmented eye shadow and eye liner are expertly matched to give you a glamorous smokey eye look.
- 1 eye shadow palette (0.14 oz)
- 1 volumizing mascara (0.04 oz)
- 1 liquid eyeliner (0.14 fl oz)
- 2 eyeliner pencils (0.02 oz each)
Available at www.walmart.com or Walmart stores.
Laura Geller Holiday Baked Stackable Macaroons Collection ($59.50 USD) –A delightful assortment of Baked confections awaits. Three shades each of blush, highlighter, and eye shadow begin as swirls of liquid pigment that are baked on terra-cotta tiles for 24 hours and finished by hand in Italy. The result is a silky wash of long-wearing color that illuminates the skin. Inspired by luxurious, light-as-air sweets, these gorgeous goodies are perfect for creating unlimited looks for the face and eyes.
- 0.06-oz Baked Brulee Blush in Gingerbread
- 0.06-oz Baked Brulee Blush in Lychee Rose
- 0.06-oz Baked Brulee Blush in Cassis Violet
- 0.06-oz Baked Brulee Highlighter in Honey Lavender
- 0.06-oz Baked Brulee Highlighter in Toasted Coconut
- 0.06-oz Baked Brulee Highlighter in Dulce de Leche
- 0.06-oz Baked Brulee Eyeshadow in Orange Blossom
- 0.06-oz Baked Brulee Eyeshadow in Mocha Latte
- 0.06-oz Baked Brulee Eyeshadow in Chestnut
- Made in Italy
Purchase at www.qvc.com
Urban Decay Vice 2 (59 USD) — Now here’s a vice we’ll gladly take a spot on the naughty list for. Introducing Vice 2, the limited-edition sequel to last year’s holiday hit. Each palette features 20 gorgeous brand-new, exclusive, never-before-seen shades. As if that wasn’t enough, each is also one-of-a-kind – the luxe ethereal design is applied by water transfer to make each palette unique, and each comes with a double-ended Good Karma Shadow and Crease Brush. With a mix of brights and neutrals in every texture imaginable, it’s got a little bit of something for everyone on your list.
Available at Sephora, Ulta, select Macy’s and online at Sephora.com, Ulta.com, Macys.com, Beauty.com and UrbanDecay.com
Don’t forget the gift of flawless application! Limited Edition Heavenly Luxe™ Vanity Brush Set ($39 USD) — Feather your way to happiness with this 6-pc Limited Edition Heavenly Luxe Vanity Brush Set made from 100 percent Ultra Plush, Cruelty Free Bristles. The chic and innovative set is sure to give you that airbrushed finish, while keeping you organized, even on the go! Includes the following:
- Heavenly Luxe Travel Multi-Powder Brush
- Heavenly Luxe Travel Flat Foundation Brush
- Heavenly Luxe Travel Flat Concealer Brus
- No-Tug Travel Crease Brush
- No-Tug Travel Allover Eye Shadow Brush
- No-Tug Eyeliner and Brow Brush with Spooly
- Sleek Snap Shut Case
Available at QVC.com
Are you giving any makeup sets this holiday season.