Brands like Kylie Cosmetics, Colourpop, Glossier and Milk (just to name a few) have made its rounds on the Internet with trendy and cult products that many online have sworn to live by. Having made a name for itself, it’s clear that any, or all, of these brands have made their way to your wishlist this Christmas too — agree? Whether you’re looking to cop that limited edition set that you’ve been eyeing on or finding a gift for your main squeeze, ahead, we’ve listed out festive sets from some of the most coveted beauty brands around the world.
1. BITTI X COLOURPOP COLLECTION, USD90
Available at Colourpop
The ultimate K-Beauty multihyphenate, Pony Park, has launched yet another collaboration with cult beauty brand Colourpop, after her recent project with M.A.C Cosmetics. Be showered with lots of pink and glitter with this collection which features a Candy Button Palette, Bitti Pop Super Shock Shadow Foursome, Sweetener Liquid Lip Trio and all 4 Super Shock Cheeks! It’s everything a girl could ever dream of (and probably more)…
2. KYLIE COSMETICS HOLIDAY COLLECTION NAUGHTY LIST MATTE LIP KIT, USD29
Available at Kylie Cosmetics
Kylie’s range of cosmetics has been all the rage for years and for good reason. So when we heard that her latest Holiday Collection was rolling out, we knew we couldn’t miss it for the world! So what’s in it for this year’s collection you might ask? Well, Santa Kylie has launched her latest range that sports a bold Christmas red packaging, accented with candy cane stripe motifs and lotsa Santa hats. Besides her new Holiday Illuminating Face Primer and Face Spray, you can also expect her iconic Matte Lip Kit in the shade, Naughty List — with a kit that features the essential elements of the Kylie Lip Package: a Matte Liquid Lipstick and a Pencil Liner — that glides seamlessly onto the lips and lasts as long as the season goes.
3. KKW BEAUTY SKIN PERFECTING SHIMMER TRIO, USD100
Available at KKW Beauty
This skin perfection body shimmer can be swiped onto the body for an effortless glow. One of KKW Beauty’s best-selling offerings — available in 3 golden colours — also comes equipped with moisturising properties!
4. 3CE CLOUD LIP TINT KIT, USD146
Available at Stylenanda
A fluffy-cloud like formula that smooths on seamlessly and feels as light as air. 3CE presents its highly raved Cloud Lip Tint in a kit that features not 1, not 2, but 12 shades in total for the ultimate gift that’ll have you spoilt rotten! It’s matte, it’s blurry and most of it all, it lasts all day long. From sweet pink hues to dark wine shades, layer it on or buff it in as its own for a mistletoe-ready look this festive season.
5. MILK MVPS SET, USD39
Available at Milk
Heard of Milk? Well, who hasn’t? This season, the brand is launching some of its bestsellers in minis at a fraction of its original price! In this set, you’ll find their Mini Watermelon Brightening Serum, Mini Cooling Water for your eyes, Glow Oil Lip + Cheek in Glimmer, Mini Highlighter in Blitzed, Mini Bronzer in Baked, Mini Hydro Grip Primer and of course, their Deluxe Kush Mascara in Boom.
6. GLOSSIER THE SUPER DUO, USD$45
Available at Glossier.com
We suspect this brand just might make its way to our shores soon, judging from the hype every time they launch a spanking new product. Their two action-packed serums, The Super Duo, delivers on brightening and evening your complexion. Smoother, glowy skin? No doubt.
7. GLOW RECIPE GLOWIPEDIA GLASS SKIN KIT, USD104
Available at glowrecipe.com.
Achieving the trend dubbed “glass skin”, may seem far from attainable for some of us, but with this Glowipedia Glass Skin Kit, our dreams of having crystal, clear skin may not seem out of reach. No, we’re not tasking you to go through the troubles of a 10-step Korean skincare routine — instead, this set requires a more minimal take than the former. Expect a 5-piece kit that includes a Blueberry Bounce Gentle Cleanser, Watermelon Glow Ultra-Find Mist, Pineapple-C Bright Serum, Watermelon Juice Moisturiser and Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask.
8. COSRX FAVORITES BEST SELLERS SET, USD25
Available at sokoglam.com.
If you’re not familiar with this coveted K-Beauty brand, then it’s time to get acquainted. Rediscover some of COSRX classics with this set that will have you radiating with confidence when the morning comes. One of their key products, Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence, works wonders for your skin with a formula that’s packed with 96% snail mucin that helps to treat dry skin, acne breakouts and get rid of hyperpigmentation!
9. BANILA CO SKIN STARTER SET, USD24
Available at sokoglam.com.
There’s nothing to be ashamed of if all these skincare regimes may be new to you. To kickstart your new routine, look over to this four-piece set that features deluxe samples of Banila Co bestsellers like their cult classic Clean It Zero Cleansing Balm Original, which melts off your makeup, prepping you for your next step in double cleansing, as well as their Clean It Zero Foam Cleanser, Dear Hydration Toner and a nourishing blend of their Dear Hydration Boosting Cream which are also included in the set.
10. BITE BEAUTY ALL AGAVE 3-PIECE LIP CARE SET, USD14
Available at Bite Beauty
You know the drill. Prepping your lips before you go under the mistletoe this season is a definite must. To give your lips the TLC that it deserves, treat yourself to this limited edition 3-piece kit that features an intensive lip mask, overnight lip sleeping mask and a creamy lip balm to achieve that perfect, kissable pout.
11. FUNCTION OF BEAUTY CUSTOM SHAMPOO & CONDITIONER, $79
Available at Function of Beauty
Lather up, ladies! If you love something that addresses your every hair need, this custom beauty set might pique your interest. Oily or dry hair? Choose your very own formula (not to mention, colour and fragrance) with Function of Beauty’s unique duo of shampoo and conditioners. Now you’re a step closer to achieving your ultimate hair goals.
12. DRYBAR PRE-PARTY PACK BUTTERCUP BLOW DRYER KIT, $159.20
Available at TheDryBar.com
Here’s one to add to your rotation for your next pre-party prep. Get the best blowout at the comfort of your home with this pre-party pack by Drybar. Expect the shiniest, frizz-free blowouts with the Buttercup Blow-Dryer and fix your flyaways with the Money Maker Flexible Hold Hairspray for a finishing touch. Aside from that, the set also comes with a Half Pint Small Round Ceramic Brush. Prep Rally Prime & Prep Detangler, Jump Start Quick-Dry Blowout Serum, Detox Dry Shampoo and a Triple Sec 3-in-1 Finishing Spray. Now you won’t have to worry about having a bad hair day ever again, or at least we hope.
13. LE LABO SANTAL 33 TRAVEL TUBE SET, €115.83
Available at Le Labo Fragrances
We all have that best-smelling friend who always loves to spritz on his/her perfume even when they’re on the go. A thoughtful gift to consider this Christmas? Peep Le Labo’s classic Santal 33. This adorable travel tube set comes in handy when you’re out and about — plus, it also comes bottled with a metal Le Labo travel tube to protect your spray!
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