All I want for Christmas…. By Irum Khan, beauty editor
I love Christmas. I love the vibe in the city, everybody is in good spirits, decorations everywhere and amazing gifts!
I love seeing what my favourite beauty and skincare brands offer around this time of year, everything looks so much more appealing for some reason! Here are my top 5 beauty gift ideas:
Ciate Mini Polish Advent Calendar £50
22 mini 5ml nail polishes, 1 full size nail polish, 1 nail file.
The best gift a nailpolish addict could ever ask for!!! A huge variety of colours all in a beautifully presented box. Never need to buy nail polish again!
Jane Iredale Starter Kit £39.95
1 mini primer, 1 mini hydrating spritz, 1 amazing base loose powder, 1 pure pressed foundation, 1 handi brush.If you follow me on Instagram and read my articles you will know I am a HUGE fan of Jane Iredale. All products are mineral so they’re perfect for all skin types. This genius kit lets you try all of the essentials before purchasing the full size items. Available in light, medium/light, medium, medium/dark and dark. I use Jane Iredale on all of my clients and they always love the natural finish
Elemis Best Face Forward Collection £39.90
Love love love Elemis! This fabulous kit has all of the essentials for your skincare routine. This kit is best for normal to combination skin but there are other ones available for other skin types too. This Elemis kits are only available at Christmas so be quick before they’ve all gone! In this kit you get the omega-rich cleansing oil, balancing lavender toner, hydra balance day cream and hydra nourish night cream. All Elemis products smell beautiful and you see a huge difference in your skin. Add this to your Christmas wish list!
St Tropez Self Tan Starter Kit £15
Everybody loves to look bronzed so this is the perfect mini gift or stocking filler. It’s great if you travel a lot and need to top up. In this mini kit you get the tan enhancing body polish, tan enhancing body moisturiser and the self-tanning bronzing mousse. St Tropez gives a lovely natural tan to any skin tone. Have a beautiful tan for all the Christmas parties!
I’ve always loved natural and organic products especially when they smell so lush! This fabulous kit has the almond milk hand cream, hand salve, grapeseed oil and honey hand cream, coconut foot cream, lemon butter cuticle cream and pomegranate lip balm tube. A fabulous collection or treats for your hands and feet!