Each Christmas, beauty brands come up with countless holiday gift sets – but which ones have the most value? From limited-edition makeup and skincare kits to heavenly home fragrances, we’ve lined up the best gifts for women this Christmas. Consider this your go-to guide to finding the perfect present! Psst… They’re grouped according to budget for easy reading.
Diptyque candle (190g) and room spray (75ml) set, $185
Featuring a limited-edition Pine Tree of Light candle complemented by an interior spray in the same scent, this gorgeous gift set is perfect for those who love hosting. The festive scent is inspired by snowy pine tree forests. Available at diptyque Takashimaya S.C., diptyque TANGS Vivo City, escentials TANGS, escentials Paragon and escentials.com
Sabon The Splendors of Nature Gift Set, $177
This gift set is filled with the brand’s favourite bath time treats, including a body scrub, a shower oil and a hand cream, all in Sabon’s limited edition Woody Patchouli fragrance. Available at the SABON Boutique at Ngee Ann City, Takashimaya Shopping Centre and SABON TANGS at Tang Plaza, Level 1.
Santa Maria Novella’s Christmas gift boxes, customisable prices
Wondering what to gift the man in your life? Italian luxury brand Santa Maria Novella’s customisable Christmas gift boxes are a great option. He’ll love the shaving foam ($51), enriched with plant
oils and mildly scented with the brand’s own Tobacco Toscano fragrance – woody oriental with smoky vanilla notes. The refreshing aftershave lotion ($100) and paraben-free before and after shave cream ($100) are also sure to please. For extra presentation points, top up $11 for a beautiful gift box! Exclusively available at Colony Clothing, #01-37 UE Square, 83 Clemenceau Avenue.
Alcheme creme de la crème Collection, $150
This handy, all-in-one kit from home-grown skincare label Alcheme, is a Christmas collection with $230 worth of products. You’ll get a bespoke serum, a bespoke emulsion or eye serum, a curated toner and a curated face mask. Available online at alcheme.one
Drunk Elephant Inspector Drunk Kit, $138
This cute kit covers your entire night-time skincare routine; included a full-sized TLC Framboos Glycolic Night Serum, Beste No. 9 Jelly Cleanser, Lala Retro Whipped Cream, B-Hydra Intensive Hydration Serum, and C-Tango Multivitamin Eye Serum. Available at Sephora ION Orchard and sephora.sg
Eve Lom Simply Radiant Gift Set, $120
For the ultimate DIY at-home spa experience, gift yourself this indulgent set from popular beauty brand Eve Lom. Included are a muslin cloth, a cleanser, a lifting cream, a face mist and a face oil. Available at escentials Paragon, escentials TANGS Orchard, and Sephora Singapore.
By Terry Beauty Favourites Set, $98
This limited-edition gift box brings together the brand’s must-have products in miniature sizes, including the Hyaluronic Hydra Powder for setting makeup, Ombre Blackstar – a cream eyeshadow stick that promises longwearing colour – and the cult-favourite lip balm Baume De Rose. Available now at escentials TANGS, escentials Paragon and escentials.com
Canvas Revitalizing Set, $93
Perfect for rose lovers, this festive set includes products from Canvas’s Rose Otto Ultra Regenerating Series. A micellar cleansing water gel, eye contour mask, intense moisture mask, multi-intensive face oil serum and jade roller are included. Available at canvasbeauty.com.sg
Tarte Pineapple of My Eye Collectors’ Set, $85
If you love all things pineapple, check out this limited set from Tarte Cosmetics, which features 24 exclusive eyeshadow shades, two blushes, one bronzer and one highlighter. You’ll also get a liquid eyeliner, mascara and a lip product in deluxe sizes. Available at Sephora Singapore
Aromatherapy Associates Power of Rose Travel Collection, $48
Handcrafted with over 300 rose petals, these nurturing formulas by Aromatherapy Associates help to nourish dry skin while uplifting your mood. The products are neatly packed into a Maria Grachvogel cosmetic bag, making it a great gift for those who travel often. Available at The Spa Mandarin Oriental Singapore and SPA by JW.
The Face Shop Chia Seed Set, $42
Containing chia seed extracts, omega-3, fibres, proteins, antioxidants, and minerals that help moisturise and refresh the skin, the set features a Moisture Recharge Cream, Fresh Foaming Cleanser and two Real Nature Aloe Face Masks. Available at The Face Shop stores islandwide
Laneige Lip Care Set, $39
Get the perfect pout with this nifty lip care trio, which includes a glowy balm for daytime wear, as well as two lip sleeping masks for the night. Available at Sephora Singapore and Laneige boutiques islandwide
The Body Shop Festive Sack of Peppermint Candy Candy, $28
This reusable sack is filled with uplifting peppermint candy cane-scented shower and body care treats, leaving you instantly revitalised after bath time. Available at The Body Shop stores islandwide
This Works Sleep Tight, $26
This mini first-aid kit for sleep is the natural way to restore normal slumber patterns. Containing a powerful aromatherapy blend of essential oils, the Deep Sleep and Sleep Plus pillow sprays are a powerful remedy for restless sleepers. The set also includes a mini stress-check roll-on for the day, which contains relaxing patchouli to counter stress. Available at Sephora Singapore
Innisfree Perfumed Hand Cream Miniature Set, $24
Consisting of six long-lasting, Jeju-inspired scents – Guesthouse Laundry, Peach, Raspberry, Pink Coral, Yuja Tea, and Autumn Leaves – this set works well as a stocking stuffer if you’re running out of gift ideas. Available at Innisfree stores islandwide
Yves Rocher Les Plaisirs Nature Bath & Shower Gel Set, $15
Gift this as a complete set or as individual stocking stuffers; you won’t go wrong with this shower gel set from Yves Rocher. Perfect for those who travel frequently, or even for those who enjoy having a variety of bathtime scents, this set consists of six paraben-free and dermatologically-tested mini-sized shower gels. Available at Yves Rocher Singapore stores islandwide
Mamonde Sheet Mask 5 Day Set, $12
Encompassing scents of narcissus, magnolia, rose, camellia, and calendula, this skin-fitting mask each includes unique flower extracts. Choose five of the same masks, or one of each mask to give your skin a boost of nutrient in every way. Available at the Mamonde Boutique at Basement One, Takashimaya S.C., Mamonde counters at TANGS VivoCity and Isetan Tampines, as well as Lazada
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