Tis’ the season for festive cheer and gifting – and of course, racking our brains for gift ideas. Read on for the ultimate holiday gift guides for beauty products under S$20 that every beauty junkie is guaranteed to love!
1. this works Dream Team Gift Set
This bedtime duo’s meant to help ease you into a deep and restful sleep, so it’s a perfect gift for that special someone who’s been working round the clock and stressed out. The set includes a Deep Sleep Pillow Spray that is formulated with natural oils to release those relaxing vibes right before bedtime, and a Stress Check Roll-On that will leave one feeling refreshed by simply inhaling the dreamy scent or massaging into pulse points.
The thisworks Dream Team Gift Set retails for S$13.50 at LookFantastic.
2. Percy and Reed Little Wonders Hair Care Gift Set
This is the must-try prep and hold kit for partying like a pro. If you’re still wondering what you should get for a party animal, this gift set’s the answer.
This hair care set features the I Need a Hero Wonder Balm Primer, a beauty gamechanger that perfectly preps hair ready for styling, and Reassuringly Firm Session Hold Hairspray, a product developed to keep all hair types in place with just enough movement for necessary swishing. The ultra-fine formula works with expert ingredients to resist humidity and provide a flexible hold, so flyaways stay in place.
The Percy and Reed Little Wonders Hair Care Gift Set retails for S$20 at Sephora.
3. Eyeko Black Magic Mini Duo Christmas
Pairing Eyeko’s cult-favourite Black Magic liquid eyeliner and mascara in mini travel sizes, the best-selling duo deliver ultra-intense pigmentation and long-lasting formulas for that slick wing and fluttery lashes.
The set contains the Black Magic™ Liquid Eyeliner + Widelash™, a fluid eyeliner with blackest-black finish and precision tip for professional-looking results. The formula also contains WIDELASH™, a tripeptide blend that helps to encourage lash growth for up to 3x the length and volume in 15 days. Enriched with a conditioning blend of Keratin and Shea Butter, the award-winning Black Magic™ Mascara builds superior volume and curl with an extreme intense black finish.
The Eyeko Black Magic Mini Duo Christmas retails for S$17.50 at LookFantastic.
4. Frank Body Sleepover Kit
Encased in a cute peach-coloured box, this makes for the perfect gift and combines Frank Body’s fan-favourite coffee-based scrub with a satin eye mask for a better beauty sleep!
Whoever you gift this set to will have all she needs for an evening wind-down and self care with the Original Coffee Scrub and the silky smooth Booty Sleep eye mask.
The Frank Body Sleepover Kit retails for S$17.50 at LookFantastic.
5. Cassardi Meow Garden Bath Set
You can never go wrong with a body care set in pretty packaging – and this one’s just perfect for a cat lover. The Body Lotion comes in an adorable cat bottle, and the Shower Gel in a fun squeeze tube with orange and floral motifs!
The Cassardi Meow Garden Bath Set retails for S$9.70 at Watsons.
6. Naturals by Watsons Gift Set
This four-piece gift set doesn’t just smell great (mm, argan oil!), but is also vegan-friendly so it’s a great line of bodycare to gift to your vegan friends!
The Certified Organic Argan Oil Revitalising Shampoo, Conditioner, and Shower Gel come in 200ml bottles, so they’re just the right size to be packed into an overnight bag for a staycay this holiday season. The set also includes an Organic Olive Deep Moisturising Lip Balm and Lip Scrub for smooth, supple lips!
The Naturals by Watsons Gift Set retails for S$12.45 at Watsons.
7. Innisfree x Steven Harrington Jelly Balm Crayon Holiday Edition
In collaboration with L.A-based artist and designer, Steven Harrington, Korean beauty giant Innisfree will be launching a holiday collection with cheerful and contemporary, psychedelic pop-aesthetics, one of the highlights being the Jelly Balm Crayon.
This highly pigmented lipstick with a lip-balm formula promises long-lasting hydration for smooth, hydrated lips, and can be worn as an intense colour or dabbed onto the inner lips for a water colour-inspired tint!
The Innisfree x Steven Harrington Jelly Balm Crayon Holiday Edition retails for S$12.50 at Innisfree stores.
8. Cath Kidston Freston Cassis & Rose Travel-Size Hand Cream Trio Set
This pretty-in-pink gift set contains three vegan friendly, 30ml Cath Kidston hand creams, perfectly sized for the pocket, desk drawer or tote. Blended with raspberry seed oil, shea butter, vitamin E and glycerin, and scented with Cassis & Rose fragrance with notes of blackcurrants, rose petals and jasmine, the creams will leave your hands feeling soft and smelling oh so lovely!
Cath Kidston Freston Cassis & Rose Travel-Size Hand Cream Trio Set retails for S$15.90 at Watsons.
9. APSU Golden Goddess Body Bar
Containing Argan and silk extracts, this aesthetic bar soap moisturises and cleanses the body, leaving the skin feeling soft and smelling great. Rose, Jasmine and fragrant woods oils suffuse your senses, while Pink Clay and Himalaya Salt purify and protect the skin.
PS: There’s also gold leaves in the bar soap – how fancy!
The APSU Golden Goddess Body Bar retails for S$11.20 at Naiise.
10. Alletsoap Perfume Oil – Floral
Know someone who loves floral scents? The aroma of blooms and medley of jojoba oil, patchouli, rose geranium, grapefruit pure essential oil makes this roll-on perfume oil perfect for them!
The perfume oil also comes in a lovely amber glass bottle, and is nicely snug in a black sliding box so it’ll look great as a gift too.
The Alletsoap Perfume Oil – Floral retails for S$15 at Naiise.
11. Personail Champagne Glitter Nail Wrap
Glitter nail wraps just give off such fun and festive vibes, so even if Christmas is over, this nail wrap would be great for a quick, fuss-free mani for the New Year’s party, or even CNY next year!
The pack includes 16 double ended nail polish wraps in various sizes, a cuticle pusher, and nail filer. Personail polish wraps also require no dry time and last up to 14 days with topcoat, so you can say goodbye to chipped nails.
The Personail Champagne Glitter Nail Wrap retails for S$16 at Naiise.
12. Bath Bomb Set
Who could resist a great smelling bath and relaxing evening in the tub? Answer: no one! This six-piece bath bomb set includes different floral scent, with each bath bomb containing floral petals or secret surprises. How fun!
The Bath Bomb Set retails for S$16.94 at Shopee.