It’s the start of 2019, and Santa’s generosity may have run out during the holidays. But that doesn’t mean you can’t still give some great gifts at the start of the year! Missed giving gifts to some of your friends? Or maybe you simply ran out of time for shopping? And of course we totally understand if you wanted to avoid all the hassle of holiday shopping and scheduled a belated gift-giving in January. No matter what reason it may be, we’re here to guide you on giving the best gifts this year.
Well by this time you may have seen all the gifts your friends gave and received—we bet the best ones out there are beauty items, don’t you agree? They are ideal items to give as gifts, especially when they cost less than a hundred bucks but delivers amazing results to make anyone think that you’re Santa. Here are some of those under $100 beauty items you can purchase and give as gifts this 2019.
You can never go wrong with bold, impactful, and utterly gorgeous nail polish to give as a gift for your girl bestie. YSL can totally help you pull off your fab nail polish gift this year this the La Laque Couture in Prune Metal and Gold Magnet. The glistening shade of gold and grape combined together would definitely make anyone a center of attraction—and people will love you for giving them exactly that.
Caring for one’s body is everyone’s necessity, so going for a whole collection of body products is always a great idea. The Body Shop, a brand that isn’t new to such things, knows the best combination of products that can impress whoever you give this Ultimate Shea Collection to. Every piece from this collection smells totally divine; and they are amazing on the skin as well.
A friend or a relative would totally credit you for their good looks when you give out this eyeshadow palette from Kenzoki. The satin shadows plus other eye-catching pigments are sure to make their makeup look extra fab, all thanks to you!
Another beauty gift people don’t realize they need is a great hair care set. And for those who know better, Oribe is a go to brand, being one of the pillars of luxury hair care nowadays. Added with the brand’s iconic texturizing spray and dry shampoo, it’s like giving people the gift of a good hair day every single day.
Dior Liquid Hand Soaps ($60 each)
If you wanna give a gift that you know would really be used, give these Liquid Hand Soaps from Dior that we totally love. Packed with 7 different scents like jasmine and cherry blossom, plus the luxury of the huge high-end brand, whoever receives this gift will thank you in their mind every time they wash their hands.
For a quite older demographic, like aunts or mothers, Dr. LeWinn’s Eternal Youth Rejuvenate & Renew Pack could score you some winning points. This pack has a duo of moisturizer and exfoliant, both working together for skin rejuvenation, renewing, and complexion perfection.
Byredo Chai Candle ($85)
A candle is a no-brainer gift—it is expected and it’s always appreciated. Especially when you give something so amazingly fragrant like Byredo’s Chai Candle, you’ll be like a sponsor of their best relaxation days. With the Chai scent added with notes reminiscent of spicy Masala chai, this is the candle they would sure go for all year round.
Marc Jacobs? Daisy scent? Four pieces? Yes, yes, and yes! Many adore the wonderful scent of Marc Jacobs’ Daisy perfume, and if you have smelled them you’ll know exactly why. Give your loved one the convenience of smelling good everywhere without the hassle of lugging around a huge bottle of perfume when you give this travel set.
Amaze any skincare junkie with Shiffa’s Amuse Patches that are totally dissolvable! This product offers a targeted micro-needle treatment that can minimize fine lines and expression lines—a definitely plus for mothers, aunts, and even older cousins.
Not everyone in the world has a complete brush set. So if you have someone in your life that you think needs the help of more crushed in their makeup application, we highly recommend our favorite Vegan Brush Set from Jenny Patinkin. It is packed in a cute case which makes it easy to carry everywhere and organize. And oh—it’s vegan too!
Grab some of our favorite beauty gifts to give and we ensure you that the start of your 2019 will only get better.
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