Buying Christmas gifts for your colleagues can be more tricky than most. We may be closer to some than others, for one, or we may be completely in the dark as to their preferences.
The best way to handle all of this? Buying gift sets with multiple similar items and splitting them for each recipient, of course! That way, it won’t seem as if you’re playing favourites, and it also saves you time and money.
Without further ado, here are some Christmas gift ideas for your colleagues that are guaranteed to put a smile on their faces:
1. Kat Von D Beauty Best Of Nudes Mini Studded Kiss Creme Lipstick Set
Because everyone needs a good nude lipstick that works for every occasion, right? If you’re looking to get your female colleagues something that is both timeless and classic, opt for the Kat Von D Beauty Best Of Nudes Mini Studded Kiss Creme Lipstick Set.
The spectrum of shades within the set are sure to suit just about every skin tone, and it comes in just enough of variety that there is bound to be a hue in there that is suits each member of the team. We’re talking fawn nudes, blush, and even rich brown! Plus, the fact that it comes in a mini size just makes it all the more convenient— a lipstick that fits even in tiniest of clutches? Check!
The Kat Von D Beauty Best Of Nudes Mini Studded Kiss Creme Lipstick Set is available at all Sephora outlets and retails at SGD62.
2. Hysses Aromatherapy Perfume Set
The Hysses Aromatherapy Perfume Set makes a unique and sincere gift that is sure to please even the most picky of colleagues. Filled with five 100% essential oil blended body scents, they are also known to provide therapeutic help with emotional health and physical wellness. Sounds perfect for stressed-out colleagues!
The five scents available include Ha Long Twilight, Madagascar Summer, Balkan Rosa, Suntec Pag, and 26 Hawa. Click here to read a description of each scent. From citrusy, fruit scents to musky sandalwood, there is a scent in there to suit a variety of personalities.
The Hysses Aromatherapy Perfume Set is available at all Hysses boutiques as well as on their site. It retails at SGD79.90.
3. Crabtree & Evelyn Boogie Wonderhands Hand Therapy Vault
If your office on the larger end of the spectrum, you can consider getting the Crabtree & Evelyn Boogie Wonderhands Hand Therapy Vault. After all, you can’t go wrong with hand creams, right?
This wonderful unisex gift moisturises dry, flaky hands (inflicted by the office’s 24/7 air-conditioning) and lightly scents them. This set comes with 12 whole different fragrances — one for each day of Christmas! Expect classic scents such as their Gardeners collection as well as new ones like Lavender and Espresso.
The Crabtree & Evelyn Boogie Wonderhands Hand Therapy Vault is available at all Crabtree & Evelyn outlets and retails at SGD98.
4. Glamglow Little Sexy Trio Set
Are your colleagues more of skincare junkies than makeup ones? Well, then they’re sure to appreciate the Glamglow Little Sexy Trio Set. This limited edition collection contains the best of the best when it comes to Glamglow products, including their SUPERMUD Clearing Treatment, their YOUTHMUD Tinglexfoliate Treatment, as well as their GRAVITYMUD Firming Treatment.
Trust us, a post-holiday glowing complexion is guaranteed with these bad boys!
The Glamglow Little Sexy Trio Set is available at all Sephora outlets and retails at SGD59.
5. Sephora Collection Cream Lip Stain Liquid Lipstick Set
Matte formulas are a sure-fire winner amongst the working crowd considering how most of us are required to work through the requisite eight hours.
The Sephora Collection Cream Lip Stain Liquid Lipstick Set promises just that, with its long-lasting properties and highly pigmented formulas. Pick from six different shades of reds, pinks, and berry shades, or simply issue them according to their names. Think adorable titles such as Pink Souffle and Glowing Beige if you need to get a better visual of it!
The Sephora Collection Cream Lip Stain Liquid Lipstick Set is available at all Sephora outlets and retails at SGD62.
6. Smashbox Always On Liquid Lip Vault
If you require to distribute gifts to a large number of female colleagues, well, then the Smashbox Always On Liquid Lip Vault is the right choice for you. With a whopping 15 whole shades available, you can rest easy knowing that there is a perfect shade within the set for each individual.
Each lipstick also delivers a rich, lightweight liquid matte colour that stays on all day. It is infused with primer oil as well to ensure no bleeding, flaking, or drying. Score!
The Smashbox Always On Liquid Lip Vault is available at all Sephora outlets and retails at SGD294.
7. This Works Seventh Heaven Gift Set
The ultimate pampering gift? Pillow sprays that are slated to lull users into a deeper, more restful sleep. Nice! We highly recommend it for any colleagues who have been OT-ing for the past few months or so — trust us, they’ll be super grateful to you for it.
This set from This Works comes in a variety of seven different scents, and all in a mini size for ease of travelling. If your colleagues are the jet-setting kind, well, they’re sure to love this too. It’s bound to come in handy when you’re trying to fall asleep in a bed that isn’t yours, right?
The This Works Seventh Heaven Gift Set is available at all Sephora outlets and retails at SGD27.50.
8. Too Faced A Year Of Great Sex Better Than Sex Mascara Vault
It doesn’t get any better with mascaras than the Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara. Gift this to colleagues who are looking for formulas that are smudge-proof and also suitable for all-day wear. Seriously, volumised, lengthy lashes are within reach with these babies.
Oh, and did we mention that these come in full-sized tubes? Way to be generous!
The Too Faced A Year Of Great Sex Better Than Sex Mascara Vault is available at all Sephora outlets and retails at SGD98.
9. Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil Travel Set
Kohl black liners are a classic to add to just about anyone’s stash, but why not dare your colleagues to be a little more adventurous this season? The Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil Travel Set is perfect if you’re planning on easing your work mates out of their comfort zone, with there being four liner shades in champagne gold, navy, violet, and coral.
Formulated with Vitamin E, jojoba, and cottonseed oils, they promise to glide on easily and stay on all day. It is waterproof, too, which is ideal for Singapore’s hot and humid weather.
The Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil Travel Set is available at all Sephora outlets and retails at SGD98.
10. Innisfree My Lip Balm Collection
Innisfree My Lip Balms have proven to be immensely popular since its release, so it should come as no surprise that you can now get it in a special holiday Christmas set!
This one contains five of their most popular shades inspired by tea fragrances. From the lightest, cotton candy pink to deep berry red, you should have no problem distributing them out to colleagues that will give them a good home! The totally affordable price point just makes it all the more appealing.
The Innisfree My Lip Balm Collection is available at all Innisfree outlet and retails at SGD29.
11. Aromatherapy Associates Ultimate Wellbeing Collection
Bath and shower oils are a fail-safe gift when it comes to the holiday season, so make sure to opt for this collection by Aromatherapy Associates especially if you work in a larger office with an equal mix of guys and girls.
There are 10 striking scents available, all of which can help users relax, unwind, and feel energised. They come in a travel-size, too, which means it is also a great gift for your frequent flyer work buddies.
The Aromatherapy Associates Ultimate Wellbeing Collection is available on Lookfantastic and retails at SGD119.
12. Fresh Sugar Jetsetter
Fresh lip treatments have gained its cult-like status for a reason— not only do they nourish and hydrate lips, they also protect and smooth dry, flaky pouts without breaking a sweat.
This set comes with six of their iconic Fresh Tinted Lip Treatments in varying colours and scents. There’s even a single Sugar Lip Advanced Treatment (bearing no fragrance or colour) in there that is perfect for any of your male colleagues!
The Fresh Sugar Jetsetter set is available at all Fresh boutiques as well as at selected Sephora outlets. It retails at SGD76.