A perennial favorite, Kai Fragrance makes gifting easy this holiday season with handy bundles. Our favorite? The self-care set with the perfect trio for pampering oneself; kai’s bathing bubbles, body lotion, and nightlight candle. $96. It comes in a sheer organza gift bag, so all you need to do is add a bow. Or not.



For your beauty-obsessed friends, Thrive Causemetics is offering holiday sets of their most popular products like their Mini Mascara set for $36($52 value.) We won’t tell if you keep one of the mascaras for yourself. Or buy your besties the Brilliant Eye Brightener set a $42($50 value.) It’s like an instant eye lift.

With all purchases, Thrive Causemetics is the gift that gives back by donating to help communities thrive year-round.

We all have that friend who’s all about her hair. (We call ours ‘Rapunzel.’)  Pureology has something for every hair type.

For the holidays, gift them the adorable Ornament Mini Kits [mini-sized shampoo + conditioner, mini color fanatic spray, and a mini Top-Coat clear.]




When people compliment us on our skin and ask what’s our beauty secret, we reply ‘genetics’ … and ‘Susan Ciminelli skincare.

For an intro to the brand, you can’t go wrong with the 123 GLOW DIY Facial Kit ($29.99)  a fast, affordable, and natural facial skincare program that keeps your skin looking healthy all year long. The key is a 3-step patented process that peelshydrates, and rejuvenates your pores in under 30 minutes.


Naked Sundays – Australia’s #1 SPF brand makes a SPF50+ Hydrating Glow Mist Top Up which you can wear OVER makeup! Non-greasy and non-sticky, it’s a scientific breakthrough. We love all their sun products. Whether you’re in sunny California or skiing in Vermont, remember you need to wear sunscreen.



Ever notice how Italian women have the most gorgeous skin? Sure, good wine and food help — plus all bambinos are taught to protect themselves from the sun — and the women often use natural ingredients on their face.

Prato Botanico is the closest you can get to actually living in Italy, with their clean, local ingredients certified organic, vegan friendly, and cruelty-free.

With sustainably harvested formulations such as Aloe Vera oil, Olive Oil, Sweet Almond Oil, Jojoba Oil, Shea Butter, Pomegranate, Grape Seed Oil and Prickly Pear, you’re getting the best nature has to offer.

Gift your girlfriends anything from the line and they’ll be your best bae.




Shiseido has something for everyone on your list. See specific sets for: Skincare, Gifts for Men, Makeup Sets, Gifts under $50, Gifts under $100 and Gifts under $300.

Take the Ultimune Strong and Smooth Duo  ($120) for fine lines, wrinkles, dryness, and dullness. Yes, please!



You might want to keep this one for yourself…the Vsoto Calming Cream helps restore sensitive skin, leaving it visibly softer, smoother, and hydrated. It’s a spa in a jar.

Packed with calming essential oils and powerful actives. We use a prescription retinol product which sometimes aggravates our skin so this is the perfect cream for us. ($95.)


A pillowcase as a Christmas gift? Yes, if it’s a Blissy. Your girlfriend will thank you all year. The beauty secret of supermodels and dermatologists everywhere. Made of 100% pure Mulberry 22-Momme silk material, it’s better for your skin, hair, and allergies. $89.95 but on sale now for $62.97.


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Evan Hosie has worked as a Women's Lifestyle editor/writer (expert in the beauty and fashion vertical); created the Pop Culture section for Radaronline.com; never met a gadget she didn't want, and spends waaaaay too much time on Social Media.

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