As promised I have here for you another Christmas gift guide and let me tell you there’s some real goodies on here. If you have a special lady or man in your life and you’re struggling to find the right present then why not give some of these ideas a try? You’re bound to find some inspiration. I have here ten ideas for ladies and ten ideas for gentlemen, complete with prices, links, descriptions and images.
Disclaimer: These prices do not include shipping/postage costs.
For the Ladies…
Ole Henriksen Lift and Glow Set £22.90 (Feel Unique)
This is a great gift for skincare lovers especially those who like to try new brands and enjoy cult bestselling products. This set contains the: pure truth melting cleanser, truth serum collagen booster, sheer transformation creme, ultimate lift eye creme and ultimate lift gel, great to give the brand a thorough try.
Benefit Real Cheeky Party Kit £26.25 (Feel Unique)
Benefit lovers, this set has your name on it. This ah-mazing kit from Benefit contains four of the bestselling blushers including Dandelion, Rockateur, Sugarbomb and Coralista. There’s also a Hoola Bronzing Powder, Watts Up! Highlighter and the They’re Real Mascara and Push Up Liner. This is great value for money allowing you to sample some of their bestselling products.
Lush Stardust Gift Box £27.95 (Lush)
This set is a lovely treat for Lush fans or even just people who love to indulge in their bathing. First of all how cute is this little star? Adorable is the correct answer to that question. Anyway, inside this lovely set we have: The Comforter Bubble Bar, Stardust Bath Bomb, Shoot For The Stars Bath Bomb, Rockstar Soap, Snow Fairy Shower Gel and the Candy Mountain Bubble Bar, all for the sweet lady in your life (do you see what I did there?)
Bumble and Bumble Hairdresser’s Invisible Oil Non Stop Softness Gift Set £31.00 (Escentual)
The Bumble and Bumble Invisible Oil range is one that I’ve heard a lot about ever since the release with its claims to banish frizz and add softness, silkiness and detangling care. Thankfully this set contains three of the product making it great value for money inside we have the shampoo and conditioner which are sulphate free, then there’s the transformative oil to add extra nourishment.
Fragrance Gift Sampler For Her £36.00 (Boots)
This is an ingenius set from Boots and such a great idea if you want to treat her to a fragrance but aren’t sure what she likes. Within this box are sample sizes of eight different fragrances including: Versace Bright Crystals For Her, Hugo Woman, Boss Ma Vie, Juicy Couture I Am Juicy Couture, Paco Rabanne Black XS For Her, Paco Rabanne Lady Million EMG, Carolina Herrera VIP for Her and Jimmy Choo. Once she’s chosen her favourite there is also a £36.00 voucher which she can redeem for a bottle of her favourite scent. This is well worth the money because you get the voucher which is the same value as the price plus all of the samples.
Nars Steven Klein Cheek Palette in Despair £45.00 (Asos)
The new Nars X Steven Klein collection is phenomenal and this palette is simply breathtaking. Inside is four blushers in the shades Nico, Estoric, Savage and Ferocious plus a mini shading brush for application. Nars Blushers are a huge hit in the beauty world so this gift is nothing short than exceptional.
Charlotte Tilbury The Vintage Vamp Lip Kit £49.00 (Charlotte Tilbury)
Any fan of beauty will most likely have a Charlotte Tilbury item on their wishlists and this is the perfect trio to add this year. Vampy lips are one of my favourites (although if vampy lips aren’t to your taste there are othr options.) Within these sets is a K.I.S.S.I.N.G lipstick (here is Night Crimson), a Lip cheat (here is Savage Rose) and a Lip lustre (here is Unleash Me), the perfect trio for dream lips.
Magnitone BareFaced! Vibra-Sonic Daily Cleansing Brush – Pastel Pink £59.50 (Feel Unique)
Cleansing brushes aren’t the cheapest of items but this is at a great price and is a great gift for any girl who enjoys her skincare. This electric device gently buffs away at dead skin cells leaving behind polished and radiant looking skin.
Body Shop Spa of the World Luxurious Body Collection £65.00 (Body Shop)
There’s nothing like a beautiful spa day to help her feel polished and pampered and this set is the epitome of luxury. Inside we have the Egyptian Milk & Honey Bath which relaxes the body and mind and leaves the skin perfectly smooth, the African Ximenia Scrub which gently exfoliates the skin leaving it soft and smooth, the Japanese Camellia Cream which leaves skin velvety soft, the French Lavender Massage Oil to soothe the body and mind and the Thai Wooden Massager made to ease out every knot and ache.
Juicy Couture Viva La Juicy 100ml Gift Set £67.00 (Selfridges)
I’ve tried not to include a ton of perfume sets as everyone has different tastes but if she’s a fan of fruity and sweet fragrances then she will love the Juicy Couture Viva La Juicy Gift Set which includes 100ml of the fragrance plus the matching body lotion and a travel sized bottle for on the go. With fruity notes of wild berries and tangerines, heart notes of delicate jesmine, gardenia and honeysuckle and base notes of amber, caramel, vanilla, sandalwood and praline, this is the perfect sweet treat for her.
For the Gentlemen…
Xbox One/Playstation 4 Points £20 (HMV)
If he’s a fan of gaming then one of the best gifts is some points for his chosen console, you can get these from HMV and Game on a variety of consoles including Xboxs and Playstations or if he’s the PC Gamer try some Steam Points. These points allow him to choose the games, music, movies or TV shows of his choice and he can download them straight to his console. Great for the gamer guys.
Yankee Candle Large Jar Candle in Vanilla Bourbon £21.99 (Yankee Candle)
If he is a man of simple pleasures who enjoys the comfort of home then this is a great gift. These candles have a huge burn time plus the throw of the scents are second to none. This scent combines warm vanilla was a dash of bourbon for a sweet whisky scented candle.
Victorinox Camper Swiss Army Knife £24.99 (Menkind)
If he is the hand on kind of guy who loves a spot of D.I.Y or woodwork then this multi-tool is a practical present choice. Swiss Army Knifes are the best and this one also includes a corkscrew, a saw and other miniature tools great for odd jobs. Just make sure that both of you are over eighteen and don’t let him wander outside the house with it!
Power Bank Pen £24.99 (Menkind)
If he’s the kind of guy who is constantly glued to his phone then this gift is a must have. This pen contains a battery which can be used on the go to charge up a phone, then simply plug the pen into the USB slot of any laptop or PC to recharge the pen. This is great if he’s constantly tinkering on apps and checking social media, plus his battery will never go dead, phew!
Clarins Men Grooming Essentials Gift Set £39.00 (Escentual)
If he’s the guy who likes to stay groomed then this gift set is a must have for him for Christmas this year. Inside are some of the most popular mens products from Clarins including the Super Moisture Balm which sooths and calms after shaving, the Exfoliating Cleansing to banish those dead skin cells, the Smooth Shave Foaming Gel which, softens skin and stubble whilst reducing razer burn and preventing redness and irritation, the Anti Fatigue Eye Serum ro revitalise and refresh tired eyes by reducing puffiness and combating dark cicles, and a hard wearing wash bag that’s room yet perfect for travel.
Lifemax Heated Back & Massage Seat Cushion £39.99 (Menkind)
Another great gift from Menkind, this is a great item that I know my boyfriend has his eye on. This is great for those who hunch over a desk all day at work and come home with aches and pains in their back. This has different heat settings, different massage settings and can work on different parts of the back, neck and thighs to stamp out those aches for good!
Fragrance Sampler Gift Set For Him £40.00 (Boots)
This is a great way to treat him to a fragrance of his choice without getting it wrong. Inside is a choice of eight fragrance samples including: Versace Eau Fraiche, Hugo Boss Hugo Man, Paco Rabanne Black XS for Him, Mont Blanc Legend, Lacoste L.12.12, Paco Rabanne Invictus and Hugo Boss Boss Bottled. Also included, is a £40 voucher so once he’s selected his favourite scent he can redeem the voucher for a full size of the fragrance of his choice.
Police Mens Trucker Black Leather Bracelet £44.99 (Menkind)
A nice piece of jewellery can be incredibly meaningful to both a man and a woman and this a lovely piece for that special guy who loves to wear bracelets. This piece by Police is made of leather and stainless steel making it comfortable yet study. If he’s into his jewellery then this is a great gift.
Phillips PT270 Powertouch Shaver £54.99 (Superdrug)
A new shaver is a welcome gift for most men who like to keep their stubble under control and this one by Phillips looks pretty promising. With super lift and cut performance and extra minutes this is perfect for the man who likes to stay neat and tidy.
Razer Deathstalker Expert Gaming Keyboard £69.99 (Amazon)
If you know a techie guy then this state of the art keyboard from Razer is a brilliant gift. I recently purchased one of these my boyfriend and he can confirm that it’s great. Comfortable and responsive this is great for those who enjoy their computers.
So there we have it my luxury gift guide, if you enjoyed this post please hit the like button and let me know in the comments what you’re hoping for this Christmas.