Shine bright with our edit of make-up and skincare gift ideas

23 November 2023
By Fashion Quarterly

Give them the gift of glowing skin and glossy lips.

Approaching holiday season is the perfect excuse to leave your loved ones (and yours truly) feeling pampered and radiant. Whether you’re shopping for the make-up maven, skincare obsessed, or fragrance connoisseur, you can’t go wrong choosing from our beauty gift curation below. 

From nuanced Dior eyeshadow palettes that evoke the spirit of the season to skincare sets that promise an enviable glow, each carefully selected item is a gesture of love and self-care. This year, let your presents speak volumes as you unwrap a world of beauty for those special people in your life. 

Get ready to add a touch of glamour to this festive season with our beauty-packed gift guide below:

Kit: Gua Sha Facial Tool, $38, from Mecca
Emma Lewisham Supernatural Sleeping Mask, $135
TWYG Revive & Brighten Antioxidant Facial Serum, $140
Dior Lip Glow Oil in Pink, $70
Jimmy Choo Rose Passion 100ml EDP, $191, from Farmers
Rochas Girl Life 75ml EDP, $136, from Farmers


GIRL LIFE offers a lively blend of mandarin, bay roses, and blackcurrant top notes, a heart of jasmine and tuberose, and a warm base of vanilla, woody notes, and creamy musk.

Dior 5 Couleurs palette in Rouge Trafalgar, $140

Dior 5 Couleurs eyeshadow palette

Developed by the Dior laboratories, this palette contains a fine and creamy powder with a second-skin feel that delivers immediate, long-wearing colour intensity to suit any skin tone.

Gucci ‘Poudre De Beauté Éclat Soleil’ bronzing powder, $132
Sunday Riley ‘Win-Win’ duo, $154, from Mecca
The Facialist ‘Glow Duo’, $59
Aesop Nurture Bar Soap, $30
Nars lipstick in Tolede, $47, from Mecca
Tom Ford Soleil Blanc Shimmering Body Oil 100ml, $190, from Mecca
Guerlain Noir G 24H Intense Volume Curl mascara, $75, from Smith & Caughey’s
Aleph Beauty Cheek/Lip tint in Emanate, $58
Pure Mama ‘Bump Love Set’, $115

For the mum-to-be

These luxurious and nutrient-rich blends help support a growing body. Combining two of their best selling essentials, this is the ultimate in belly care.

IAMMI ‘Olympia Glow Serum’, $85

Olympia Glow

This advanced hybrid formula combines over 20 natural oils and extracts with a powerful pure hyaluronic acid for the ultimate hydrated, dewy, soft and radiant skin.

The Kate Spade Holiday Trio

Kate Spade Chérie 100ml EDP, $148, from Farmers; Kate Spade New York 100ml EDP, $171, from Farmers; and  Kate Spade Sparkle 100ml EDP, $171, from Farmers
Chloe Zara Scalp Facial Kit’, $185
Mecca Max Daydream Off Duty Cream Complexion Stick Trio, $53
Kit: ‘Your Body Kit’, $66, from Mecca
Raaie Minis AM/PM set, $125
The Beauty Chef ‘Get Up & Glow’, $89, from Superette


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