2017 Beauty Gift-Giving Guide – Cosmetics

By Ariane Gagnon

With the holidays fast approaching, you may be looking for some original ideas to put a smile on your favourite beauty addict's face. Well, look no further!


 


2.  For the nature lover 


This Juice Beauty Phyto Pigments gift pack is the perfect way to create a natural, polished look.


Juice Beauty Phyto Essentials, Murale Juice Beauty Phyto Essentials, Murale

 


2. For the trailblazer 


From Lipstick Queen, a set of three colour-changing lipsticks for the woman who likes to keep up with the latest trends.


Bestseller Trio, Lipstick Queen, Murale Bestseller Trio, Lipstick Queen, Murale

 



3. For the sophisticate 


We all have a "makeup collector" in our inner circle – you know, the one who has a counter (and an Instagram account) full of bottles and tubes of every description. This set of 10 mini-lipsticks from Bobbi Brown is sure to win her over!


 


Luxe Classics Mini Lipsticks, Bobbi Brown, Murale Luxe Classics Mini Lipsticks, Bobbi Brown, Murale

 


4. For the colourful character 


Does your friend take a "free and easy" approach to matching up colours and patterns? This amazing gift pack from Benefit is practically an objet d'art in and of itself. And the products it contains – They're Real mascara, Hoola bronzing powder, High Beam liquid highlighter and High Brow eyebrow pencil – are nothing less than wow-worthy.


Beauty and the Bay, Benefit, Pharmaprix & Murale Beauty and the Bay, Benefit, Pharmaprix & Murale

 



6.  For the style maven 


For the woman who goes straight to YouTube for trendsetting makeup tutorials, this limited-edition palette from Smashbox is simply irresistible. It features 15 eyeshadows, three highlight shades and two blushes… not to mention tips and instructions that are bound to inspire.


Shadow+Contour+Blush, Smashbox, Pharmaprix & Murale Shadow+Contour+Blush, Smashbox, Pharmaprix & Murale

 



If the beauty buff on your list tends to prefer jars of cream over tubes of cosmetics, stay tuned for our next post on sought-after skincare gift ideas. Until then, happy shopping… and don't forget to pamper yourself too. You deserve it! ;)