Stocking fillers can be tricky to buy; you want something compact and useful rather than gimmick-like. This is what makes a beauty product an ideal item to fill those over-sized socks with – they look and make you feel your absolute best. These may be small, but they pack a powerful punch and look chic on your dressing table to boot. Here’s our edit of ten ideal mini-gifts for the beauty fiend in your life this Christmas:
Charlotte Tilbury Magical Mini Brush Set, €60
This chic and practical ‘Magic Mini Brush Set’ is complete with four must-have tools – a powder brush for blush and bronzer, a blender eyeshadow brush, a smudge brush and a precision brush for lipstick. It’s perfect for your jet-setting friend.
Eve Lom Rescue Mask, €41
The clay-based formula is packed with naturally effective ingredients, including Honey to moisturise and ground Almonds to gently exfoliate. This one is perfect if you have a skin emergency on the go and ideal for a deep cleanse.
Gin & Tonic Lip Balm, €8.45
Moisturising, refreshing and with a real ‘zing’, if it was alcoholic too, it would be even better!
Rosie for Autograph Amazing Radiance Cream, €24
Beautifully packaged, beautifully scented light-weight brightening cream gives your skin an instant radiant glow.
This now cult product ensures seamless and streak-free foundation application – simply dab onto the moistened sponge and buff gently onto the face and get blending. Believe the hype, this will change your beauty routine forevermore.
Bobbi Brown Art Stick – Bright Raspberry, €27
Designed to be a liner and lipstick in one, Bobbi Brown’s chunky ‘Art Stick’ is a must for women on-the-go. It glides on and stays on thanks to the high pigment and the colour range will take you from day-to-night as you need.
Bumble & Bumble Prêt-à-Powder, €30
Bumble and Bumble’s multi-tasking ‘Prêt-à-Powder’ is the stuff of dreams in between hair washes. Its unique texture absorbs oil and gives you hair added volume and texture.
Chance Eau De Toilette Twist & Spray, €83
Three miniature Chance perfumes to spray as often as you like.
Vaseline Lulu Guinness Lip Balm, €4.29
Keep your lips smooth and chapped-free with this adorable, special edition Lulu Guinness Vaseline pot. It packs the same punch as the original and looks far more glamorous.
Liz Earle Winter Glow Kit, €11.50
Your friend may not need this kit now, but come New Year, she’ll be very glad of it sitting on her dresser to revive her skin after the hecticness of party season. Because who doesn’t need a mini Glow mask?