Busy ticking off your gift list but have no idea what to get for the beauty addicts in your life? There’s no need — or time — to panic, because we’ve decided to help you by compiling a list of the season’s best beauty gifts. Whether it’s for your sister, best friend, or even yourself, there’s something here for everyone to cherish.
For more gift ideas, check out Lifestyle Asia’s 2016 Christmas Gift Guide.
This luxurious set from Hungary’s luxury skincare pioneer contains three sweet-smelling products including Queen of Hungary Mist, Illuminating Moisturiser and Miracle Facial Oil, which effectively tones, refreshes, hydrates and nourishes the skin.
Approx. HK$1,319 at Omorovicza.
Perfect for any woman who puts her hair first, this set includes the signature V styler as well as a hair dryer in a deluxe copper finish.
HK$2,680 at ghd.
Jo Malone London’s Christmas set returns just in time to offer up some extravagance, and it contains a scent, candle, body creme and hand wash.
HK$4,065 to HK$4,760, exclusively available at Lane Crawford counters.
You can now wear Christian Louboutin’s iconic colour on your lips with the Rouge Louboutin collection. This limited-edition holiday set (HK$2,400) contains red lipsticks in three finishes: silky satin, velvet matte, and sheer voile, with collectible packaging inspired by fine jewellery.
HK$2,400 at Lane Crawford.
Both modern and timeless, Tom Ford‘s Black Orchid fragrance features the luxurious and sensual scent of orchids and spice. This holiday-ready collection features a 50ml Eau de Parfum, a 6ml vial of Eau de Parfum touch point, and a 75ml Hydrating Emulsion, a great way to celebrate the 10th anniversary of this special scent with your loved ones.
HK$1,200 at Lane Crawford.
Treat your loved ones to the gift of crystal-clear skin with SK-II’s Festive Edition 2016 Facial Treatment Essence, dressed in a beautifully designed bottle inspired by the traditional art of Japanese marbling known as Suminagashi.
HK$1,280 for 230ml at SK-II.
Byredo’s Unnamed Eau de Parfum contains sharp notes of pink pepper underlined by fruity yet woody notes that make it suitable for both men and women. The nameless fragrance is the perfumer’s 10th anniversary edition, and comes with a customisation kit so you can make it truly unique.
HK$1,500 for 100ml at Lane Crawford.
The Italian label pays homage to La Mer and the natural wonders of the world by crafting an exclusive wool, silk and cashmere-blend wrap in a beautiful snowflake pattern. Complete with La Mer moisturiser, this custom Christmas gift box is a perfect gift that brings the best of both worlds together!
HK$3,562 at Harvey Nichols.
With inspiration taken from the multifaceted reflections of gold, this limited-edition ‘La Palette Ors Audacieux’ eye palette from Givenchy’s 2016 Christmas collection will give her the perfect holiday shimmer.
HK$550 at Givenchy.
Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the brand Laura Mercier has launched this limited-edition collection with 12 iconic, must-have favourites. The Iconics box includes a mix of deluxe and full-size versions of all of Laura’s beloved products.
HK$1,200 at Harvey Nichols.