Beauty products are a great way to treat someone at Christmas, not just a lovely gift but something they can use straight away during a time of celebration.
Yardley – English Rose Hand Cream
Hand cream is one of our favourite gifts to find under the tree or in our stockings Christmas morning. This offering from Yardley is simply put, stunning.
As the name suggests, English Rose from Yardley is scented is the most beautiful aroma of delicate roses. The scent remains on your hands for some time after applying the luxurious, revitalising and nourishing hand cream. Packed full of incredible ingredients such as shea butter, monoi oil, primrose oil, vitamin E and rose water, your hands are left feeling hydrated and moisturised, whilst absorbing the goodness from the wonderful array of ingredients.
Soft, supple and nourished skin is the real gift you are giving this year, if you present someone with the gorgeous English Rose Hand Cream from Yardley that is presented in a festive Christmas Cracker.
Available from yardleylondon.co.uk
So Me Brow Kit
If the lady in your life loves her make up and wants perfect eyebrows, then we have a wonderful little stocking filler for her this year.
The So Me Brow Kit is a clever little compact kit that has everything needed to create the perfect, on trend brows. Presented in a nice box, the kit itself comprises of a copper gold coloured compact that contains a light and dark shade, rounded brush and flat brush, as well as a mirror inside the lid. Also in the box you will find three stencils for shaping your perfect brow look – sublime, sexy and chic. Finally there is an instruction booklet to help get the best from the kit.
The compressed powders glide on smoothly and the transfer of pigment is fantastic, it also sticks really well, leaving you with a professional, natural look to your eyebrows. So Me have a range of shades, so there is something to suit everyone.
Energy Zest Bath and Shower Oil
Presented in a quirky triangular box that can be hung on the Christmas Tree, the Energy Zest Bath and Shower Oil, is a lovely gift to put in a stocking, on the tree, or even in a Secret Santa draw.
Inside the little box you will find a glass bottle filled with the delectable Fire Zest Bath and Shower Oil. It has a spicy, earthy aroma that is finished with a sweet note, this comes from the beautiful essential oils that are contained within – Sweet Orange, Rosemary and Basil. Each of the oils provide a wonderful benefit to the skin, the Sweet Orange will help to energise the body for more get up and go, the Rosemary is a brilliant anti inflammatory for sore swollen joints, whilst at the same time it helps to keep the mind sharp and finally basil, this not only aids stress reduction, but again supports focusing the mind.
Using the oil leaves your skin feeling soft, nourished and healthy, whilst helping to make you more energised, the delicate scent of spice and earthy goodness laying gently on the skin throughout the day.
Available from elementalherbology.com
Rioja Red Pout & Polish
Christmas is the time when we invariably get done up and hit the town celebrating with friends, family and loved ones. Many people always worry about being on trend and stylish, wearing the latest clothes and accessories, but one thing no one has to worry about at this time of the year, is the colour to wear. Red is the quintessential colour of Christmas, the perfect choice every year.
Sleek Make Up have released the Rioja Red Pout & Polish set that is absolutely stunning and features the beautiful Christmas red that we all know and love. The set comprises of a Matte Me Lip Cream and Matte Me Nail Varnish in Rioja Red. Elegant and sophisticated the colour for both products is superb and looks incredible on and the Lip Cream is smooth and silky, leaving lips feeling plush.
Available from Boots
Moosehead – Skincare for Men
Launching this year exclusively in Primark, Moosehead is a range of skincare for men. Consisting of two key products for any skincare regime, Jump Start Face Wash and Smoothly Does It Hydrating Moisturiser, the products are presented in vibrant, squeezable tubes.
Jump Start Face Wash has and earthy, musky aroma and contains natural scrubbing particles that help exfoliate the skin, leaving it feeling refreshed and healthy.
Smoothly Does It Hydrating Moisturiser has a subtle aroma, that is slightly fresh with a hint of musk. It contains Jojoba Oil, Argan Oil and Aloe Vera, so it soothes, cools and nourishes the skin, leaving it feeling moisturised and hydrated.
Moosehead is available from Primark for £4 each.
St. Moriz Dry Oil Self Tanning Mist
With Christmas being in Winter, it can sometime leave us longing for the brighter, sunnier days of Summer, especially if you are the kind of person who loves to have a bit of colour on their skin. Of course, this time of year there is no chance of laying in the sun and catching tan, so what is the answer? St Moriz Dry Oil Self Tanning Mist.
Bringing the Summer to our coldest months, this tanning mist will enable you to get the perfect, streak free, natural looking tan, allowing you to feel and look wonderful whilst celebrating this Christmas. Easy to apply, the mist is non greasy, fast drying and does not need to be washed off. It leaves your skin feeling nourished and looking healthy with a beautiful Summer glow.
Available from Superdrug for £9.99