Yes, you’ve guessed it – it’s the time of the year again to hunt for a beauty gift set to treat your loved one to this year.
But with so many options out there, it can be hard to pick the right present (especially when we’re talking about someone who probably already has a vanity packed with top beauty products).
Well, heed our tried-and-true advice: focus on what they like best. Shopping for your BFF who loves experimenting with skincare? Get her a mini sampler set – just remember to get the gift receipt in case her skin isn’t agreeable with the formulas.
Got a teenage sister who’s always catching the latest beauty hacks on TikTok (speaking of TikTok, have you followed Daily Vanity on there yet?! ?)? You won’t go wrong with limited-edition makeup packs.
Perhaps you’re shopping for someone who has a penchant for fragrance and home scent, in which case a beautiful assortment of festive candles should do the trick – you get the picture.
Ahead, we’ve put together the best beauty gifts sets – from skincare heroes to makeup must-haves – according to your budget. There are 55 in this list, so trust us when we say that this is likely the most comprehensive gift guide you’re going to find.
Whether it’s value-for-money sets or totally luxe coffrets, you’re surely find something amongst these gems for you – and your friends and family – right here in this humongous curated list. Thank us later!
Beauty gift sets under S0
Quenching parched skin in the morning and at night is as easy as 1, 2, 3 when you have this delightful rose trio as part of your skincare routine.
Fresh Day & Night Hydration Set retails for S$85 at all Fresh and Sephora stores as well as online at Sephora.sg.
2. Fenty Beauty
Easily glam it up this holiday season with this pair of limited-edition eyeshadow palette and the scaled-down version of Fenty Beauty’s do-it-all Full Frontal Mascara.
With six all-new shades that are created to flatter all eyes and skin tones, this set is all you need to achieve limitless festive makeup looks effortlessly.
Fenty Beauty Holo’Daze Full Snap Eyeshadow + Mini Mascara Set retails for S$44 at all Sephora stores and online at Sephora.sg.
Featuring three of the Korean brand’s most beloved Perfumed Hand Creams that are inspired by the calm idyllic life in Jeju, this value-for-money set will surely please any giftee who’s been dealing with stress both in life and at work.
Innisfree Perfumed Hand Cream Set (Holiday Edition) retails for S$16 at all Innisfree stores and online.
4. Sol de Janeiro
Give your body some well-deserved glow-up with this mini body cream duo.
Not only does the moisturising, caffeine-rich Brazilian Bum Bum Cream work to smooth and nourish the skin, it also comes with the perfect hint of shimmer for a sun-kissed finish that’s lightly scented with the notes of salted caramel and pistachio.
You can also slather on the Coco Cabana Cream, a deeply hydrating body cream that helps draw moisture to the skin and locks it in for up to 72 hours of hydration. You might just get hooked on its delicious aroma of coconut cream, tropical orchid, and toasted praline too.
Sol de Janeiro Exotic Escape Ornament retails for S$17.51 on Revolve.
Give the gift of skin hydration with this perfect stocking filler that comes with mini sizes of Caudalie’s S.O.S Thirst Quenching Serum, Moisturising Sorbet, and Lip Conditioner.
Caudalie Vinosource Cracker retails for S$27 at all Sephora stores and online at Sephora.sg.
6. Peter Thomas Roth
Do multi-masking like a pro with Peter Thomas Roth’s best-selling essentials that now come in mini versions just for the holidays, including the cult favourite Blue Marine Algae Intense Hydrating Mask which is exclusive to this assortment.
Peter Thomas Roth Masking Minis Kit retails for S$25.59 on Revolve.
We’re calling it: 2020 is the year of the mask, and what better way to welcome the new year than with a pack of 16 popular sheet masks for the face from Selfridges?
Expect a bunch of hydrating, rejuvenating, and nourishing delights with an array of sheet masks from Dr. Jart+, Rodial, 111Skin, Starskin, Wishful, and even Sarah Chapman’s Skinesis.
Selfridges The Ultimate Mask Collection retails at S$94 online at Selfridges.
Get your skin all primed and ready for Christmas with this ultra-moisturising trio of eye cream, day cream, and serum that will help you achieve the dewy complexion you deserve.
Antipodes Beauty Icons Gift Set retails for S$68.50 on Lookfantastic.
Those who go for a facial regularly would probably be familiar with this professional Parisian botanical beauty brand and this Christmas, you can enjoy these hydrating skincare treats to quench and nourish parched skin back to a healthy state.
Darphin Hydraskin Hydrating Botanical Wonders retails for S$70.50 on Lookfantastic.
10. Herbivore Botanicals
You’ve probably seen this vegan, cruelty-free skincare all over Instagram, and if you’ve been wanting to try it, now’s your best chance.
This skincare set features a full mini routine of the brand’s skincare and body essentials, so you can try it out worry-free without committing to the full-sized products.
Herbivore Botanicals Cloud Nine Collection Kit retails for S$72.73 on Revolve.
Telling frizz to take a hike is now possible with this mini hair-taming haircare set – it consists of a shampoo, conditioner, leave-in conditioning spray, and heat protectant cream, which are all suitable for dry, frizzy and even heat-styled hair.
Take care of your dull, overtaxed complexion with Finnish skincare brand Lumene’s skin-brightening range. This mini three-step regimen kit features a cleansing balm, essence, and moisturiser to energise skin and reveal its natural radiance.
Lumene Nordic-C [Valo] Glow Enhancing Gift Set retails for S$54 on Lookfantastic.
Say hello to youthful skin just in time for the jolly season with this anti-ageing duo that’s powered by powerful anti-ager polyphenols and a host of other botanical extracts.
Also included in the set is a three-in-one cleansing milk, because good skin starts with clean skin.
Apivita Beautiful You Set with Wine Elixir Light Texture Cream retails for S$68 on Lookfantastic.
14. Coco & Eve
For haircare that will give you the ultimate good hair day, you can’t go wrong with this limited-edition trio that will fortify, nourish, and detangle your crowning glory to hydrated, glossy perfection.
Plus, how could you – or anyone for that matter – possibly resist this purple tropical-printed pouch of pure mane goodness?
Coco & Eve Pamper Pals Kit retails for S$74.08 on Revolve.
15. Isle of Paradise
Beach holidays to Bali may have been a lifetime away – okay, we’re exaggerating – but that doesn’t mean you can’t achieve a sun-kissed glow right here at home.
Just count on this tanning trio to get the job done and make you look like you’ve just returned from a tropical paradise.
Isle of Paradise Take Me to Paradise Set retails for S$54 on Lookfantastic.
16. REN Clean Skincare
Powered by brightening vitamin C, exfoliating AHAs, and magnesium, this skin-illuminating trio – which also features the cult-favourite Ready Steady Glow AHA Tonic from the clean British skincare brand – is your ticket to a naturally luminous complexion that glows from within.
REN Clean Skincare Glow to Go Trio retails for S$54 on Lookfantastic.
Shopping for someone who happens to be a fan of Pony Park? Then, you won’t want to pass up on getting this kit of multi-use essentials that have been specially picked by the leading Korean beauty influencer.
Create tons of soft yet glam makeup looks with this curated selection or make like Pony and recreate her signature ethereal, luminous, glass-skin looks.
Nudestix Nude Bloom by Pony Park retails for S$99 at all Sephora stores and online at Sephora.sg.
18. Glow Recipe
The much-hyped skincare brand may have just landed on our shore recently, and now, Glow Recipe is blessing us once again with a handful of discovery-sized favourites, including this tutti fruity line-up of skin-brightening trio.
In this super cute gift box, you’ll get the Blueberry Bounce Gentle Cleanser with Avocado Melt Retinol Eye Sleeping Mask and the Banana Soufflé Moisture Cream.
For the holiday season that’s merry and bright, it’s only right to load up on shimmer, moisture, and shine when it comes to your lip makeup.
Featuring three mini multi-dimensional, high-gloss formulas that leave no sticky afterfeel thanks to its comfortable balmy texture, this is the ideal stocking stuffer for the lip gloss lover in your life.
Illamasqua Mini Beyond Lip Polish Trio retails for S$43.50 on Lookfantastic.
Set your giftee up for multiple self-care sessions with this mix of Lush’s classic and crowd-pleasing bath bomb variants, including the skin-softening Butterball.
Lush Oh Christmas Tree retails for S$65 at all Lush stores and online.
Give the gift of soft, kissable lips with Laneige’s most-loved Lip Sleeping Mask that is scaled down to adorable mini sizes for this limited-edition set.
Laneige Mini Lip Sleeping Mask Set retails for S$30 at all Laneige boutiques and counters as well as online at Sephora.sg, and Zalora.
22. Benefit Cosmetics
If you’ve been wanting to try Benefit Cosmetics’ blushers and bronzers for the longest time but didn’t want to splurge on the full-sized products just to swipe them a few times, this set of minis will be the perfect present for you!
Get gorgeous cheeks anytime, anywhere with this mix golden peach, rosy bronze, sunny golden-pink, and brightening baby-pink blushers plus a fan-fave matte bronzer.
Benefit Cosmetics Cheek Party Set retails for S$53 at all Sephora stores and online at Sephora.sg.
23. Anastasia Beverly Hills
Featuring an all-in-one Brow Definer retractable pencil and a lightweight mini Clear Brow Gel, this limited-edition duo will get your arches photo-ready anytime, anywhere. Comes in three shades: Soft Brown, Medium Brown, and Dark Brown.
Anastasia Beverly Hills Insta-Brows Kit retails for S$43 at all Sephora stores and online at Sephora.sg.
Beauty gift sets under S0
24. Kiehl’s Since 1851
Sample the best of Kiehl’s this festive season, including full sizes of the brand’s best-selling Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Solution and Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate that work hard to correct any visible signs of pigmentation and ageing on the skin.
Kiehl’s Since 1851 Holiday Glow Up Set retails for S$197 at all Kiehl’s stores.
Been wanting to try the Japanese skincare brand for the longest time, but don’t know where to start? Well, you’re in luck – get this pampering, deliciously scented skincare ritual to sample the heroes from Kenzoki’s main lines, White Lotus and Sacred Lotus, and score a gorgeous pouch plus a rich hand cream on the side.
Kenzoki Beauty Discovery Skincare Set retails for S$120 on Sephora.sg.
The Rouge Dior coffrets have been on every collector’s radar since its inception a couple of years ago. This year, creative and image director of Dior Makeup, Peter Philips, has created a new version of the coffret that’s inspired by winter wonderlands.
The rectangular case, which is adorned by gilded snowflakes and a gold metal Dior logo, houses the iconic Rouge Dior shade 999, together with a selection of five Rouge Dior lipstick refills in highly desirable shades.
Dior Rouge Dior Couture Collection Coffret retails for S$250 at all Dior boutiques and counters.
Count on this special kit to redefine the contours of your face and eyes with the brand’s signature V Shaping Facial Lift Serum and the newly launched massage tool, plus the Enhancing Eye Lift Serum and the V-Facial Intensive Wrap.
Clarins V Shaping Facial Lift Holiday Collection retails for S$122 at all Clarins stores and counters, as well as online.
28. Dr. Dennis Gross
Experience an instantly radiant, smooth, and hydrated complexion with this exclusive holiday kit featuring 21 treatments of Dr. Dennis Gross’ iconic Alpha Beta Extra Strength Daily Peel, a full-sized C + Collagen Brighten & Firm Vitamin C Serum, and a mini C + Collagen Deep Cream.
Dr. Dennis Gross Peel Glow Be Merry Holiday Kit retails for S$146 at all Sephora stores and online at Sephora.sg.
29. Lookfantastic x Elizabeth Arden
Filled with seven skincare treats for a start-to-finish regime, this limited-edition beauty box – which includes Elizabeth Arden’s iconic Superstart Skin Renewal Booster and Eight Hour® Cream Skin Protectant – will surely land in the good books among those looking for high-tech skincare that delivers visible results.
Lookfantastic x Elizabeth Arden Limited Edition Beauty Box retails for S$117 on Lookfantastic.
The Ultimate Almond Box is an online-exclusive you don’t want to miss if you love L’Occitane’s best-selling Almond range as much as we do.
Made up of skin-softening treats from the brand’s bestselling Almond range, you’ll get to enjoy some of most popular products, including the Almond Bath Milk, a product that can only be found in this exclusive set.
L’Occitane Ultimate Almond Box retails for S$150 and is available exclusively on the L’Occitane website.
31. Eve Lom
Give the gift of luxury this Christmas with Eve Lom’s Rescue Ritual skincare set. This set includes the Cleanser and Rescue Mask, complete with a muslin cloth – everything you need for a much-needed self-care sesh.
Eve Lom Rescue Ritual Gift Set retails between S$135 on Lookfantastic.
32. Charlotte Tilbury
Present someone you love the gift of glowing skin – and yes, that someone can be you.
While we can’t turn back the hands of time, we can always revive our skin with the bestsellers from Charlotte Tilbury. The Charlotte’s Magic Skin Secrets set includes the celebrity-loved Magic Cream, the new Magic Serum Crystal Elixir, Goddess Skin Clay Mask, and Wonderglow – all in travel sizes.
Charlotte Tilbury Charlotte’s Magic Skin Secrets Skincare Set retails for S$145 at selected Sephora stores and online at Sephora.sg.
33. Acqua di Parma
You might have some of Italian label Acqua di Parma’s signature fragrances on your bedroom shelf, but did you know the brand also makes grooming gear?
Yep, just look to this Barbiere Essential Grooming gift set. Packed with the likes of shaving cream, aftershave, shampoo, clay plus a 20ml Colonia EDC, this kit makes the perfect Christmas present for your man.
Acqua di Parma Barbiere Essential Grooming Set retails for S$141 at Selfridges.
34. Estée Lauder
If you’re looking for a crowd-pleasing scent that works for almost any occasion, Beautiful Belle may be what you’re looking for.
The fragrance includes romantic notes of lychee, orange flower, gardenia, and marzipan musk – accords that are easy on the nose and very memorable. This special gift set includes a full-sized EDP, body lotion, and an EDP purse spray.
Estée Lauder Beautiful Belle Favorites Trio retails for S$178 at all Estée Lauder stores. You can also place your order via the Estée Lauder’s beauty concierge service by sending 9641 3792 a WhatsApp message.
35. Summer Fridays
Great for someone who complains of parched skin, Summer Fridays The Hydration Set features essentials like the CC Me Serum, Jet Lag Mask, and new Lip Butter Balm – all of which are cult favourites that those who have tried them can’t get enough of.
If you’d really want to pamper a makeup lover, then this limited-edition Frosted Firework holiday colour collection from M.A.C will make the perfect gift.
Housed in a keepsake collector’s vault, the products include a trio of Lipsticks, a trio of Lipglasses, a trio of firework-embossed Extra Dimension Foil Eye Shadows, and a firework-embossed Extra Dimension Skinfinish highlighter – all packaged in specially designed, frosted pink cases twinkling with holographic flare to add to the festive cheer.
M.A.C Colour Out Loud Holiday Vault retails for S$299 exclusively at the ION Orchard flagship store.
After such a crazy year, you may want to look forward to calmer skin this holiday season – and the Sensational Soothers set may just be what you’re looking for.
The gift set comprises the best-selling Soothing Treatment Lotion that instantly refreshes and preps skin; Advanced Face Serum that helps strengthen skin’s natural protective barrier; Fortifying Emulsion that rapidly relieves visible redness and boosts hydration; and Soothing Face Mask that pampers your skin.
Origins Sensational Soothers Mega-Mushroom Skin-Soothing Regimen Gift Set retails for S$181 at all Origins and Sephora stores, as well as online at Sephora.sg. You can also place your order via the Origins’ beauty concierge service by sending 9657 0854 a WhatsApp message.
Strengthen your skin’s first line of defence with ESPA’s Tri-Active ProBiome Resilience range, which has been clinically proven to enhance the skin’s microbiome so that you can achieve age-defying benefits. This set includes a serum, moisturiser, eye cream, and night balm.
ESPA Tri-Active Advanced Resilience Collection retails for S$225 on Lookfantastic.
39. The Body Shop
Powered by three precious seed oils – black cumin from Egypt, camellia seed from China, and rosehip from Chile, you can trust this duo to intensely revitalise your skin’s radiance.
The Body Shop Oils Of Life Radiant Skin Kit retails for S$116 at all The Body Shop stores.
Those who have been wanting to hop onto the beauty devices bandwagon mustn’t miss this amazing set.
Available in two joyful colours – Lollipop Pink and Marshmallow Lavender (pictured), this FOREO Luna Mini 2 gift set comes with a complimentary Luna Play. The former is a facial cleansing massager with eight adjustable modes, and the latter is a facial cleansing device in super portable size.
Best part? The set is valued at S$264, which means you’re effectively getting a 22% savings – what’s not to like?
FOREO Candy Collection Set retails for S$205 at all Sephora stores and online at Sephora.sg.
Olaplex’s Holiday Hair Fix Kit is everything you need to treat yourself this Christmas. The box of hair essentials is everything you need to repair, rebuild, strengthen, hydrate, and eliminate frizz so that you can flaunt party-ready locks this holiday season.
Who knew an anti-ageing routine can be so fun and easy – this gift set from clean beauty brand Biossance addresses signs of ageing and improve hydration.
With a trio of the brand’s anti-ageing powerhouses, this coffret will literally uplift and illuminate your skin so you’re all ready to welcome 2021.
Biossance Uplifted & Bright Skincare Set retails for S$110 at all Sephora stores and online at Sephora.sg.
A new candle for each month in 2021? This gift set has gotten it covered!
The brand puts together 12 votive candles in a collectible metallic-embossed box, making it a gorgeous gift for someone you love, or you can gift one each to your group of candle-loving friends.
These candles are made with proprietary coconut wax blended with 100% natural wicks and each has an approximate burn time of 15 hours.
In case you need another reason to snag this set, here’s a list of candle scents that are included in this gift set: Goji Tarocco Orange, Baltic Amber, Santiago Huckleberry, French Cade Lavender, Mokara, Moso Bamboo, Crane Flower, Yashioka Gardenia, Panjore Lychee, Nissho-Soleil, Persimmon & Copal, and Japanese Plum Bloom.
Voluspa Japonica Archive Gift Set retails for S$101.02 on Revolve.
“Amber Musk is the cosiest scent for the holidays,” says Estée Lauder’s granddaughter and Aerin founder Aerin Lauder. “It immediately reminds me of winter nights sitting by the fire.”
We certainly can’t argue with her on that; this unique scent blends sensual florals, distinctive amber, and creamy musk, making it a warm and homely scent – kind of like a soft blanket you wrap yourself with on a snowy night. Like the glow of amber flames from an open fireplace, lingering benzoin and musk further infuse the fragrance with warmth.
This seasonal set features a limited-edition 50ml bottle of Amber Musk adorned with a festive red velvet bow, an Amber Musk Travel Spray, and a mini EDP that will quickly find its place in your tote.
Aerin Amber Musk Holiday Set retails for S$194 at selected Estée Lauder and Sephora stores, as well as online at Sephora.sg.
Aesop’s products are a win any time of the year – and when it’s aesthetically packaged like this, need we say more?
Housed in a recycled paper pulp case, the items in the set includes an interior fragrance to uplift the space, bathroom deodoriser to mask unwanted smells, and favoured hand wash to cleanse hands.
Aesop The Seasoned Wayfarer Gift Kit retails for S$130 at all Aesop stores and online.
46. Claus Porto
Love retro-looking packaging? This gift set from historic fragrance house Claus Porto will take your breath away.
Filled with nine hand-wrapped mini shea butter-infused soaps covered in artfully illustrated paper inspired by Belle Époque Europe, the understated box opens up to surprisingly colourful treats – for the eyes and other senses.
Claus Porto Mini Soaps Gift Box retails for approx. S$120 (US$89.13) on Net-a-Porter.
Luxe beauty gift sets above S0
Ideal for a loyal Lancôme user or someone who’s been wanting to try out the bestsellers from the French brand, this is the ultimate gift set for you to have it all.
The nine-piece gift set comes with two full-sized products, which are the Clarifique Dual Essence (250ml) and Advanced Génifique Serum (115ml), together with a couple of sheet masks and a handful of other skincare minis.
The total value of these products is S$730, but you’ll be enjoying huge savings with this gift set. We’d say that this is one of the best value-for-money gift sets in this list.
Lancôme Skin Clarity Essential Set retails for S$410 at all Lancôme counters island-wide.
48. Drunk Elephant
Imagine opening a huge trunk to find it filled with all of the bestselling goodies from cult-favourite brand Drunk Elephant. It’s not a dream, Drunk Elephant has made it a reality.
Judging by the colossal size of this gift set (which is valued at S$867, by the way), it probably won’t be wrong for us to say it’ll make your giftee cry. Reserve this online-exclusive for only your favourite people, or perhaps for the most important person in your life – yourself.
Drunk Elephant The Trunk 4.0 retails for S$620 exclusively on Sephora.sg.
Fun fact: Did you know that Halfeti’s named after the small Turkish village of Halfeti, where enchanting roses grow on the banks of the Euphrates river? Well, you probably would’ve known this already if you’re a loyal fan of the iconic Penhaligon’s fragrance.
The EDP, which is an exquisite cocktail of exotic florals, spices, soft leathers, and precious fabrics, is presented together with a body and hand wash, making it the perfect indulgent gift to treat yourself to this festive season.
Penhaligon’s Halfeti Holiday Collection retails for S$305 at Selfridges.
To get the “in-office” experience to the bathroom, what you need is an all-star collection of bestsellers from 111SKIN, the brand started by globally renowned cosmetic surgeon Dr. Yannis Alexandrides.
This festive gift set is the ultimate power kit brimming with products loved by A-listers that see Dr. Yannis.
You’ll find the following products in this gift set: three Y Theorem Bio Cellulose Facial Masks, a Y Theorem Repair Serum NAC Y2, a Space Defence Bright Eye Lift Gel NAC Y2, a Y Theorem Day Cream NAC Y2, and a NAC Y2 Restorative Cleansing Balm.
All of these products help eliminate signs of ageing, “wake up” your skin, and give you that coveted glow beyond the yuletide.
111SKIN The Reparative Edit retails for approx. S$606.22 (£340) on Cult Beauty.
51. Westman Atelier
A streamlined collection of makeup essentials for clean beauty lovers, this decadent gift set is inspired by the golden, sun-kissed beauty of A-list actress Gwyneth Paltrow, a longtime friend of founder Gucci Westman.
The gift set includes everything you need to amp up the appearance of radiance in your complexion, and they include the Super Loaded Tinted Highlight in Peau de Soleil, Baby Cheeks Blush in Petal, and Lit Up Highlight Stick.
Take it from us, you’ll surely be able to achieve an ethereal glow that is going to turn heads at every Christmas party this year.
Westman Atelier Le Box – The GP Edition retails for approx. S$283.50 (£159) on Cult Beauty.
This beautiful coffret puts together some of the best-selling products from Tatcha – all housed in a special-edition kiri wood box.
Products are all in full sizes, and include the following: Pure One Step Camellia Cleansing Oil, The Rice Polish: Classic, The Essence, The Water Cream, The Silk Peony, The Liquid Silk Canvas, and The Kissu Lip Mask.
Tatcha Special Edition Luxury Kiri Set retails for S$467 at all Sephora stores and online at Sephora.sg.
Have gold standards? Perhaps the luxurious Oribe Gold Lust Shampoo and Conditioner will satisfy you.
This gift set features beautiful illustrations by Native American artist Rowan Harrison of Two Tribes Pottery, who drew inspirations from his Southwestern indigenous roots, making this kit an absolute feast for the eyes too.
Oribe x Rowan Harrison Limited Edition Holiday Collection: Gold Lust Liter Duo retails for S$390 at selected salon retailers island-wide. The set is also available on Revolve for S$397.34.
While technically not a seasonal gift set, the all-new Celine Haute Parfumerie collection did launch just in time for the holidays.
Conceived by the brand’s artistic head Hedi Slimane (who’s also responsible for Dior’s Private Collection in 2004, by the way), the collection of 11 perfumes – of which nine are currently available in the boutique – is inspired by the journal he’s apparently kept over the years that’s filled with olfactive memories and references.
Across all the whiskey-hued potions lies a powdery scent signature that is all at once sophisticated and enveloping, thanks to the root of iris (also known as white orris butter).
As the gifting season closes in, it’s safe to say that this box of perfumes – which comprises nine bottles of 10ml miniatures – would make the perfect next-level Christmas present.
Celine Haute Parfumerie Coffret Miniatures retails for S$490 exclusively at the Celine Marina Bay Sands boutique.