Since it’s the most wonderful time of the year, I have an exciting surprise for you. To make the month of December even more joyful and bright, Inspirations & Celebrations presents “The 25 Days of Christmas Beauty Gift Guide & Giveaway”!
Hundreds of gifts from incredible brands across the globe were submitted for consideration, but only 25 dazzling beauty gifts were selected to be part of this very special gift guide. From deluxe skincare and makeup to amazing hair-styling tools and luxurious fragrances, here are the ultimate holiday gifts for beauty lovers.
That’s not all! 25 lucky readers will receive one of these incredible holiday gifts. Feeling festive yet?
How To Enter The 25 Days of Christmas Beauty Giveaway
The 25 Days of Christmas Beauty Giveaway runs from December 3 – December 17, 2018. To enter, follow the easy instructions listed in the Gleam-powered giveaway widget shown below.
To be eligible to win, entrants must be age 18+. This giveaway is open to USA/Canada residents. Void where prohibited.
Twenty-five (25) random winners will be chosen on December 18, 2018, and contacted via email. Each winner must reply by email within 3 days by providing their mailing address and contact information. Failure to reply within this time period will result in an automatic forfeiture of a prize. In that situation, another random winner will be chosen. Each winner will be shipped one of the gifts listed below.
Keep checking back as new ways to enter (and gain extra entry points) will be added!
Azure Lux Sparkling Peel-Off Mask Collection ($30): What better way to celebrate the season than with a 24k gold-infused skincare set? This radiant collection of sparkling peel-off masks includes 3 face masks that firm, hydrate, and brighten skin. These pampering masks provide a thorough cleanse to your skin, removing makeup, dirt, and impurities while restoring vital moisture, helping to improve visible signs of aging and leaving skin feeling silky with a radiant looking glow.
BeautéNotions Immaculash 360 Mascara ($35): Give the gift of gorgeous lashes this Christmas with this revolutionary, patent-pending new mascara. This dual wand applicator delivers flawless lashes without the hassle of falsies! Dual wands help lift, curl and separate lashes while building volume as you coat each lash from every angle.
Biosilk Volumizing Therapy Collection ($39.99): The holidays can mean more travel than ever! Never let hours of your head against a plane or car seat equal a bad hair day again! Instantly fix deflated hair with this travel-friendly hair set, featuring BioSilk’s Volumizing Therapy Shampoo, Volumizing Therapy Conditioner, Volumizing Therapy Texturizing Powder and Silk Therapy Lite Serum.
CHI for ULTA Beauty 5 Piece Interchangeable Curl Set ($79.99): From soft waves to tight ringlets curls, the CHI for ULTA Beauty 5 Piece Interchangeable Curl Set is equipped with wands and curlers that will provide a variety of unique styling options. Try using two different size barrels to create maximum volume and define curls! Award-winning CHI ceramic technology including an interchangeable wand with 5 Barrel Sizes to provide variety of curls Ceramic dipped barrel infused with argan-Tapered Barrel (1”-1.25”), Cylindrical with clip (1.25”), Tapered Barrel (0.4”-0.7”), Cylindrical (1”), Bead (1”). Plus, it comes in a dazzling sequin bag, which is oh-so-glamorous!
Clive Christian No.1 10ml Fragrance (Sold as a set of 2 for $195): Brought to you by one of the world’s leading perfume houses, this deluxe fragrance comes in a spectacular gilded bottle, elevating the holidays to a new level. Sold as a set of two fragrances, this alluring perfume contains notes of floral, Oriental, and woody scents. Sourced and composed using the rarest, most precious ingredients from around the world, this perfume is fully deserving of its name, No.1.
InstaNatural Holiday Gift Sets ($30-$32 per set): Revitalize, restore, and rejuvenate skin this season with these delightful holiday gift sets from InstaNatural. From brightening Vitamin C to hydrating Argan & Rosehip oil, give the gift of gorgeous skin with these beautifying skin care gift sets.
JUA Essentials Hair & Body Kit from Be The Architect ($65): Co-Founded by award-winning actor, New York Times best-selling author, and cancer survivor Hill Harper, Be The Architect’s beauty and grooming products are formulated with the finest, natural ingredients that nourish the body, mind, and soul. All of the products are free of toxic chemicals including parabens, sulfates, mineral oil, petroleum, and aluminum. Plus, these hydrating hair care and body products contain a luxurious oil from Baobab Tree, which contains one of the highest antioxidant profiles of any fruit on earth.
Karity Cosmetics’ Picante Palette & Brushes ($19.99): Spice up your life! With this gorgeous eyeshadow palette, Karity Cosmetics has hand-selected 21 perfectly pigmented shades in multiple finishes that are as warm as a summer night. Packed with hot, fiery shades sure to create endless looks, perfect for day to night. Plus, two deluxe brushes make it easy to apply these gorgeous shades.
Dr. Hauschka Hand Care & Face Care Sets ($35-$45): Soft, supple skin and a glowing, dewy complexion are the ultimate gifts you can give this season. That’s why these limited edition gift sets from renowned brand, Kiehl’s, make for wonderful beauty gifts.
Makeup Geek Stroke of Midnight Palette ($35) & Healing Lip Glaze Trio ($18): For a glamorous, sparkling holiday season, this divine eyeshadow palette and lip glaze trio are truly gorgeous beauty gifts that any makeup maven would love. Glazes are perfect for all occasions! Let Pink Bubbly, Sangria, and Creamsicle Delight create the perfect pout for any celebration. Any gal will feel like a princess when she applies these magical eyeshadows. From warm copper hues to holiday-inspired green and berry colors, she’ll love playing dress-up with these stunning eye shadows.
MyChelle Dermaceuticals Lip Hints Lip Balms ($12.50 each): Perfect for stocking stuffers or holiday party favors, these ultra-conditioning lip balms are great gifts for anyone who loves kissing under the mistletoe. Plus they impart a subtle hint of color, making any gal’s pout look picture perfect, just in time for holiday selfies.
N:P Beautiful Vibrating Flat Iron ($249): Created by celebrity hairstylist David Babaii, this iron can help create straight and sleek strands or even beachy and boho hairstyles, too. The best part is its innovative rose gold vibrating plates designed to shuffle the hair back and forth to minimize tugging, slipping or pulling for an even, shiny, healthy finish. Plus, you’ll feel good knowing that when you give this gift, 10% of net proceeds will support Pediatric Cancer Research and Animal Welfare causes.
Philosophy Amazing Grace Ballet Rose Gift Set ($49): Inspired by the sheer beauty of roses in first bloom, this bestselling amazing grace fragrance from Philosophy is infused with the uplifting scent of elegant rose, layered with sparkling peony and sheer pink musk. This exclusive holiday collection (valued at $73) includes both the eau de toilette spray and the delicately scented award-winning firming body emulsion.
Philosophy Fresh Cream Warm Cashmere Set ($44): Experience indulgence every day with Philosophy’s newest fragrance inspired by their most-loved fresh cream, this time, curled up fireside. Featuring notes selected to make any woman feel pampered and polished…and ultimately cozy, the composition opens with juicy tangerine, nestles into cashmere wood with accents of orchid and comes to rest on a velvety base of vanilla bean, creamy sandalwood, and skin musk.
Philosophy Fresh Cream Gift Set ($32): Top this holiday season with layers of fresh cream. This limited-edition collection is perfect for layering (and giving!) features the fan-favorite fragrance. decadent notes of fresh whipped cream, almond blossom, and tonka bean mix and mingle in 4 indulgent formulas that will leave you silky smooth and lightly scented from head to toe. The collection includes fresh cream shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath 6 oz.; fresh cream body lotion 4 oz.; fresh cream hand cream 4 oz. and fresh cream perfumed body spritz 4 oz.
Philosophy Illuminating Grace Votive Candle Set ($65): Nothing makes a home cozy and inviting like warm, scented candles. That’s why this beautiful votive candle set is a fabulous holiday gift idea. Inspired by their most popular fragrances, these delightfully-scented candles will truly make any home feel more cheerful this season.
Philosophy Pure Grace Nude Rose Set ($49): Effortless simplicity, timeless gifting: grace your list this year with an airy rose scent inspired by the bare hue of nude rose petals and the clean freshness of Philosophy’s beloved pure grace fragrance. This exclusive holiday collection includes both eau de toilette spray and delicately scented body lotion.
Philosophy See The Beauty in Everyday Set ($20): See the beauty in every day with smooth, beautifully balanced and hydrated skin with a lasting, dewy radiance. This limited edition features America’s #1 cleanser with purity made simple and award-winners the micro-delivery exfoliating facial wash and purity made simple, ultra-light moisturizer.
Philosophy The Heart of Grace Set ($49): This uplifting gift set is a great gift for any gal who wants to switch up her fragrance each day. It includes four welcoming, easy-to-wear fragrances, each designed to inspire an array of different moods: sophisticated, beautifully feminine, and romantic. Philosophy fragrances are designed to draw others in and never overwhelm. The heart of grace set includes amazing grace, pure grace, amazing grace ballet rose, and pure grace nude rose, 0.5 oz. each.
Philosophy Wrapped in Vanilla Set ($28): Immerse yourself in the rich, exotic warmth of vanilla showcased in this holiday-exclusive featuring 2 formulas and 2 sensual fragrances. These decadent delights for bath & body include Philosophy’s fan-favorite multi-tasking shampoo and shower gel, and the light-yet-luxurious nourishing body lotion, each infused with a touch of delicate scent. Enjoy individually, or mix and match for a custom experience. Set includes: vanilla velvet truffle shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath 4 oz.; vanilla velvet truffle body lotion 4 oz.; hot cocoa shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath 4 oz. and hot cocoa body lotion 4 oz. all wrapped up and ready for giving.
Philosophy Warm & Cozy Set ($39): This deluxe holiday collection of Philosophy’s award-winning fan-favorites include apple cider shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath 2 oz.; peppermint stick shampoo, shower gel & bubble bath 2 oz.; amazing grace shampoo, bath & shower gel 2 oz.; amazing grace body lotion 2 oz.; the micro-delivery exfoliating facial wash micro-exfoliating daily facial wash 4 oz.; renewed hope in a jar refreshing & refining moisturizer 0.5 oz. and purity made simple one-step facial cleanser 4 oz. Plus, they come in a festive advent calendar style packaging which makes it even more fun to open each gift hidden inside.
Source Vital Apothecary Shop Till You Drop Kit ($24.95): Featuring some of their most popular products, this 6-piece kit is the perfect self-care gift you can give this season. Designed to offer a deeply relaxing, pampering experience, this kit has basically everything you need for a luxurious spa day at home. Breathe in the aromas of 100% pure and beneficial essential oils as you soak away tired feet and let your worries float away.
Source Vital Apothecary Your Facial Cocktail ($169.95): Customized and tailored for your skin, this soothing facial serum was developed to streamline and simplify your skincare routine. The marine hydration system feeds the skin with vital nutrients and serves as the base for this luxurious skincare cocktail. These serums combine powerful essential oils and pure botanicals to assist with a variety of skin types and issues. Choose the best base for your skin type and/or scent, as well as the skin issues you want to address. The company will blend a facial cocktail just to suit your personal needs.
Tata Harper Luminous Glow Collection ($65): This limited-edition collection of natural, glow-boosting beauty products will help create the radiant, dewy complexion every gal desires. The set includes a Regenerating Cleanser, which is a gentle, daily exfoliating cleanser that purifies, minimizes the appearance of pores, improves glow, and protects skin’s natural hydration balance. It also includes the Resurfacing Mask, which works like a traditional peel to provide an instant solution for dull skin—creating an radiant glow, as well as the luxurious Illuminating Eye Cream and Moisturizer, which are enriched with diamond dust and a special blend of minerals to impart a subtle, soft-focus luminescence to the skin.
Vitabrid Dual Sheet Mask Box Set ($35 each): This anti-aging beauty box set features 5 masks designed to promote youthful, healthy-looking skin. Each micro-sheet mask contains a synergistic hybrid composition of Vitamin C & Peptides to not only promote the feel of increased collagen (lines looked filled in!) but replace lost moisture as well. Skin is left feeling softer, smoother, and more hydrated.
For more inspiring gift ideas, check out the 2018 Holiday Gift Guide from I&C for 100+ more gift ideas.
Which of these gifts do you love the most?
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