Finding gifts for the most important people in your life should be a breeze. After all, they’re the ones who are closest to you, so you probably have a good idea of what they’d like. If your mind has gone blank, however, don’t panic.
To help you narrow down your options, we’ve culled 21 beauty gifts that will put a smile on the faces of those on your VIP list.
And a word to the wise: We recommend starting your shopping early, as shipping delays often occur during the year-end season.
Gifts for your mum
Mummy dearest deserves the absolute best, so show her your gratitude with these pampering presents.
EOAS All-Rounder Set
Give her the gift of radiant, youthful-looking skin with the EOAS All-Rounder Set. The Lifting Essence is packed with Asiatic marine and botanical actives that deliver a burst of moisture to the skin, enhancing its hydration for firmer, lifted skin.
The set also features the Aqua Lucent, which houses a blend of ingredients that reduces skin discolouration and wrinkles, bringing her softer, brighter, more even-toned skin.
Even better, you can enjoy 15% off with our promo code DVJYX15. Remember to sign up for an account on JYX.shop before carting out!
EOAS All-Rounder Set retails for S$147.66 on JYX.shop.
Astalift Stem Cell Youth Activation Facial
Our mums deserve a pampering session and some quality “me time”, so treat her to a rejuvenating facial by Astalift.
She’ll get to experience two of the brand’s signature products: the In-Focus Cellactive Serum and Jelly Aquarysta, which combat all ageing concerns by restoring her skin’s youth at a cellular level. This facial deeply cleanses and strengthens the skin, reducing fine lines and increasing her overall radiance.
The facial wraps up with a scalp massage to calm her senses and re-energise her overworked body.
Get the Astalift Stem Cell Youth Activation Facial for only S$39 instead of S$128 on Salon Finder.
Dior 30 Montaigne Candle Set
Soothe her senses and add an opulent touch to her dresser with Dior’s luxurious 30 Montaigne Candle Set.
In this gorgeous set, you’ll find a scented candle that’s adorned with floral motifs of the Dior Atelier of Dreams as well as a candle lid from La Collection Privée Christian Dior, which is used to preserve the fragrance of the candle once it has been extinguished.
Dior 30 Montaigne Candle Set retails for S$194 exclusively at La Collection Privée Christian Dior boutique at ION Orchard.
Gifts for your dad and brother
Finding the right gift for your dad or brother can be a chore, but these grooming and wellness gifts are sure to please them this Christmas.
Shiseido Professional SUBLIMIC Adenovital Shampoo + Hair Treatment Bundle
Give your dad or brother the very best with this haircare bundle from Shiseido Professional. The duo combats thinning hair by revitalising the hair and scalp, increasing their resilience for healthier hair growth. You’ll be tempted to steal these for yourself.
Shiseido Professional SUBLIMIC Adenovital Shampoo + Hair Treatment Bundle retails for S$104.85 on Lazada.
Jo Malone London Men’s Fragrance & Body Care Kit
Elevate his grooming ritual with Jo Malone London’s decadent Men’s Essentials Collection. It features a Lime Basil & Mandarin Body & Hand Wash (50ml), Lime Basil & Mandarin Exfoliating Shower Gel (50ml), Wood Sage & Sea Salt Cologne (9ml), and Myrrh & Tonka Cologne Intense (9ml).
Spacio TCM Deep Tissue Full-Body Massage with Complimentary Guasha
If what he needs is a deep tissue massage, then present him with one from Spacio TCM. Ease tension and stiff muscles with a full-body massage that also reduces lower back pain. It comes with 10 minutes of gua sha too, which stimulates blood flow and promotes healing.
Get the Spacio TCM Deep Tissue Full-Body Massage with Complimentary Guasha for only S$40.66 instead of S$327.42 on Salon Finder.
Gifts for yourself
You’ve worked hard this year, so go ahead and reward yourself with a much-deserved beauty gift you’ll cherish.
YSL Beauty Rouge Volupte Shine Holiday 2021
If you’ve had your eye on one of our “milk tea” lipsticks for the longest time, let us introduce you to the newest, most extravagant one we’ve come across: the YSL Beauty Rouge Volupte Shine Holiday 2021. Wrapped in glimmering gold leaves, the shade #131 Chili Morocco is the perfect MLBB colour.
YSL Beauty Rouge Volupte Shine Holiday 2021 retails for S$55 at YSL Beauty stores and YSL Beauty eBoutique.
SocietyA Good Sleep Set
To help you get a good night’s sleep, SocietyA has assembled their Good Sleep Set, which contains the BEIGIC Softening Infuse Mask, a pair of soft bamboo pillowcases from Sunday Bedding, and a Slowhouse Contentment Travel Roll-On Remedy. They’re all you need to leave your worries behind and rest.
SocietyA Good Sleep Set retails for S$132 on SocietyA.com.
Good Vibes The Sex Bomb
This handmade organic bath bomb is sure to relax you, but wait – there’s a cheeky little surprise inside. Yup, the Sex Bomb houses a discreet but powerful Raven Bullet vibrator from Hedonist, making it the perfect self-love gift.
The bath bomb is infused with 100% pure lemongrass and lavender essential oils to soothe your senses in the tub, while almond oil, apricot oil, shea butter, epsom salts nourish your skin.
Good Vibes The Sex Bomb retails for S$48.30 on Good Vibes.
Gifts for your sister
Treat your sister to a few fun picks, from skincare and makeup to bodycare.
Innisfree x Steven Harrington Green Tea Seed Skin Care Set
If she’s a skincare junkie, this Green Tea Seed Skin Care Set from Innisfree is sure to top her wish list. The set contains some of the brand’s bestselling products from the Green Tea line, including the iconic Green Tea Seed Serum. Together, they’ll keep her skin moisturised and plump.
Sephora Collection Holiday Vibes Large Bath & Body Set
Pamper your sister from head to toe with Sephora Collection’s Holiday Vibes Large Bath & Body Set. It features three bodycare products and one scented candle, so she can unwind all Christmas long.
Sephora Collection Holiday Vibes Large Bath & Body Set retails for S$50 at Sephora.
Tarte The Nice List Full Face Collection
This three-piece makeup set from Tarte is everything she needs to get ready and out of the door fast. It comes with a limited-edition eye and cheek palette, eyeliner, and mascara.
Tarte The Nice List Full Face Collection retails for S$49 at Sephora.
Gifts for your best friend
Show just how much you appreciate your BFFs with these lavish essentials.
BSKIN Bare-Faced Beautiful Set
Get her camera-ready fast with BSKIN’s Bare-Faced Beautiful Set. It features the brand’s award-winning, multitasking Smart Skin Cream – a tinted SPF, moisturiser, makeup base, and foundation all rolled into one to give her complexion a luminous, soft-focus finish. It also comes with the Flawless Perfecting Loose Powder and an exclusive BSKIN Kabuki Brush.
BSKIN Bare-Faced Beautiful Set retails for S$83 (worth S$129) at BSKIN.
Charlotte Tilbury Iconic Mini Lip Wardrobe Set
If your bestie’s a major fan of Charlotte Tilbury makeup, pick up this Mini Lip Wardrobe set just for her. In it, you’ll find four travel-sized Matte Revolution lipsticks in iconic shades like Pillow Talk and Walk of No Shame. They’re moisturising and long-lasting – perfect for the festive season.
Charlotte Tilbury Iconic Mini Lip Wardrobe Set retails for S$66 at Sephora.
Olaplex Healthy Hair Essentials Kit
She’ll never have a bad hair day when she has Olaplex’s Healthy Hair Essentials Kit around. This limited edition set contains a full-sized bottle of the brand’s bestselling hair treatment: No.3 Hair Perfector™, the OG bond-builder that reduces breakage and split ends for smoother, stronger hair.
Complete the treatment with travel-friendly sizes of No.4 and 5 Bond Maintenance™ Shampoo and Conditioner for sleek, easy-to-manage hair. Finish with the No.7 Bonding Oil™ for intense shine and proper heat protection.
Olaplex Healthy Hair Essentials Kit retails for S$95 at Sephora.
Gifts for your significant other
If your love language is gift-giving, shower him with these indulgent treats.
Lab Series Must Have Skincare Set
Give him the gift of great skin with Lab Series’ Must Have Skincare Set. It features a full-sized Daily Rescue Water Lotion and travel sizes of Multi-action Face Wash and Daily Rescue Energizing Face Lotion. The trio delivers instant refreshing moisture to his skin while combating the signs of fatigue and ageing.
Lab Series Must Have Skincare Set retails for S$63 at Sephora.
Maison Francis Kurkdjian Fragrance Wardrobe For Him
Let him indulge in products that are way fancier than his usual lineup, starting with Maison Francis Kurkdjian’s Fragrance Wardrobe For Him. The set consists of eight 11ml fragrances that let him explore a fine selection of the brand’s creations.
Maison Francis Kurkdjian Fragrance Wardrobe For Him retails for S$332 at Escentials.
Elements Wellness Couple Koyamaki Onsen Therapy
If you love spending quality time together, then sign yourselves up for this Couple Koyamaki Onsen Therapy at Elements Wellness. Relax and relieve stress with the Koyamaki (or Japanese umbrella pine) Onsen Therapy, an Ocha Body Massage, as well as a 15-minute Back Polish.
Get the Couple Koyamaki Onsen Therapy & Massage for S$248 instead of S$992.96 on Salon Finder.
Gifts for your boss
Of course, let’s not forget the one who pays our bills. Show your gratitude with gifts that she can indulge in after a long day at work.
NuFACE Mini® Hydrate + Contour Kit
Your boss is likely swamped with projects all year round, so treat her to endless at-home facials with NuFACE’s Mini® Hydrate + Contour Kit. It has everything she needs for great microcurrent facials to tone, tighten, and firm her skin. It even comes with a soft applicator brush for the NuFACE Hydrating Aqua Gel Microcurrent Activator, a conductive gel that’s ultra-moisturising.
NuFACE Mini® Hydrate + Contour Kit retails for S$268 at CurrentBody.
Aesop The Protector
Gift her Aesop’s The Protector, which combines a trio of fragrant additions for the home or office. Provide refreshing aromas in the form of a hand wash, interior fragrance, and a botanical bathroom deodoriser – all housed in a recycled paper pulp case.
Aesop The Protector retails for S$130 at Aesop.
Summer Nail Services Classic Manicure + Classic Pedicure
If she hasn’t had any time to prep for the holidays, sign her up for a pampering mani-pedi sesh at Summer Nail Services. Choose from a wide variety of nail shades and glittery topcoats to help her get her nails sorted.
Get the Summer Nail Services Classic Manicure + Classic Pedicure for S$55 instead of S$66 on Salon Finder.