For those who are right on top of your gifting list, nothing short of the most indulgent will do. While you don’t need a big gift to show that you care, when you can afford it, presenting them with something exciting to make their day. Here are nine that we know we’ll love to receive.
1. Laneige Milkyway Fantasy Basic Duo Set_Moisture
This beautifully designed set from Laneige includes the Essential Power Skin Refiner Moisture (200ml), Essential Balancing Emulsion Moisture (120ml), Water Sleeping Mask (15ml), Water Bank Essence_EX (10ml), and Water Bank Moisture Cream (10ml). The ideal gift for your loved one who is concerned with dehydrated skin, this is gorgeous set retails at SGD86.
2. Net-A-Porter The Ultimate Beauty Kit
Can’t decide how to pamper a beauty junkie? This set curated by Net-A-Porter should do the trick. The Ultimate Beauty Kit includes 32 cult-favourite products – 16 travel and 16 full size – and is the largest Net-A-Porter beauty kit to date. The items are chosen from all the online retailer’s categories: skincare, haircare, and makeup. Some of the products include: Hourglass Ambient Light Correcting Primer, Kevyn Aucoin The Celestial Skin Liquid Lighting highlighter, Sunday Riley Good Genes Serum, and Balmain Paris Hair Couture Moisturizing Shampoo. This retails at USD231 and is available exclusively at Net-A-Porter.
3. SK-II Crystal Clear Skin Set
You probably already know about the famous “miracle water” by SK-II. This festive season, the iconic Facial Treatment is dressed in a beautifully crafted design inspired by traditional Japanese marbling, Suminagashi, or “floating ink” in Japanese. This design serves as a reminder that we have the ability to paint our own path, just like ow the ink and water of Suminagashi art can be transformed into a beautiful masterpiece, one drop at a time. This limited edition product is only available as part of SK-II’s coffret sets, and we recommend the SK-II Crystal Clear Skin Set (SGD259) that also contains the Facial Treatment Clear Lotion (230ml).
4. Laura Mercier Master Class Colour Essentials
If your loved one has just started to experiment with makeup, this all-rounded makeup kit will certainly make a good gift. It includes 12 eyeshadow in different textures, a blush, face highlighter, bronzing pressed powder, two eyeliners, one eye pencil, and two makeup brushes. It retails at SGD190 at all Laura Mercier counters.
5. Urban Decay Junkie – Vice Lipstick Palette
Lipstick junkies are going to love this limited edition palette that contains 12 creamy shades of Vice lipstick in one gorgeous gunmetal case. The recipient of this gift is going to love the variety of choices she’ll get, that it is travel-friendly, and that the kit includes a retractable lip brush, mirror and cover. This retails at SGD68 at Sephora stores and Urban Decay freestanding stores.
6. Fresh Mini Mask Spa
We have yet to find someone who says she doesn’t like the masks from Fresh. With this set, your loved one will receive five signature masks from Fresh: Sugar Face Polish, Rose Face Mask, Black Tea Firming Overnight Mask, Black Tea Instant Perfecting Mask, and Umbrian Clay Mattifying Mask. Now, anyone can have a spa-worthy skincare session at home. This retails at SGD135.
7. M·A·C Nutcracker Sweet Brush Basic Kit
For basic brushes that every makeup user needs, look no further than this beauty. In a beautiful pouch, the brushes include a foundation brush, powder/blush brush, fluff brush, eyeliner brush, and lip brush. This retails at SGD115.
8. Sephora Geometricolor Palette
Want to really make the gift recipient go wow? This is the palette to get. It contains lip glosses, eyeshadows, face powders and blushes, brow powders, and cream eyeliners. Great for makeup novices who want a risk-free way of experimenting with new colours and definitely exciting for a makeup veteran who now needs just one palette for all that she needs. This retails at SGD69 at Sephora stores.
9. Sulwhasoo Concentrated Ginseng Set
Help her fulfil her 2017 resolution of looking more youthful with this gift. This set consists of the Capsulized Ginseng Fortifying Serum and Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Cream EX – two signature anti-ageing products from Sulwhasoo, acccompanied with travel-sized First Care Activating Serum EX, Essential Balancing Water EX, Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Cream EX, and Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Eye Cream. It retails at SGD496 and is available at all Sulwhasoo boutiques and counters.