Christmas is just around the corner and gift-buying season is well underway, but if you’re anything like us, scoping out presents for your friends and family can quickly turn into a chore and leave you feeling bogged down in the run-up to the holidays. Luckily, we’ve got you covered.
Beauty and skincare can make thoughtful presents for anybody, from make-up junkies to beauty novices – a bit of TLC is always a welcome gift. We’ve rounded up some budget-friendly buys for everyone in your life – even the boys – so you can get your Christmas shopping sorted.
If you're struggling to come up with something different for your beauty-loving bestie, she's sure to fall in love with these Mini Highlight Sticks. In travel-sized rose gold packaging, these pack a powerful punch with their luminous cream-to-powder formulas, and can be blended out for a glowy look.
All mums will covet some me-time after the hectic festive season, and what better way to spoil her than with this Bath & Shower Duo from Molton Brown? They're an everyday treat that she can use in the bath or shower for an indulgent cleanse, and their fragrances are the perfect winter pick-me-up.
Perfect for tricky-to-please sisters, this skincare kit is a double win with its vibrant holographic bag and array of hydrating skincare products from cult brands like Liz Earle, Murad and Evolve. It's just the thing for parched, dry skin in the cold winter weather and perfect for travel.
Skincare-loving grannies will adore this Spa Hamper from Decleor, which is a real everyday indulgence that she'll love using in the morning. Packaged in a pretty drawstring bag, its focus is on hydrating dry and ageing skin to promote a youthful-looking glow from head to toe.
Dads are notoriously difficult to buy for, but you'll be hard pushed to find one who wouldn't appreciate the glorious fragrances of this collection from Molton Brown. In mini sizes that will fit neatly into his travel or gym bag, these Bath & Shower Gels are perfect for dads on the go.
Your boyfriend might not have heard of Elemis, but he'll be converted with this grooming set, which offers him a shaving gel, facial wash and body wash that he can use every day in his shower and shave routine. It'll also have him smelling amazing from top to toe, so it's a win for you too!
For the ultimate multi-tasking buy, look no further than this set, which you can mix and match to make three individually-boxed gifts for your friends and family. Ideal for aunts or cousins, this set works out to under a tenner for each present, so you can treat them to a bit of luxury for less.