With the officially holidays here, it’s time to perfect your gift-giving list with this season’s most-wanted, wish-list worthy, and ah-mazing gifts. After all, there’s no better way to show your leading lady and much-loved man that you truly appreciate them than with a luxe beauty set, grooming gift, or fine fragrance that has been personally picked for them to delight their senses and lift their spirits.
So surprise her with a gift that will make her look fabulous or win his heart over with a refined fragrance that will boost his confidence—and check out this season’s show-stopping gifts that are guaranteed to bring glamour and glee this holiday season!
FOR THE ECO-CHIC
Gift her the ultimate age-defying set that will revive eyes and restore skin to a radiant, healthy, and youthful appearance. Caudalie’s Premier Cru Eye Holiday Set makes a fabulous gift for the skin-obsessed and eco-chic enthusiast because it contains a full and effective beauty regimen that will help her get the New Year off to a fresh and youthful start! What’s more, this trio is all powered by the cutting-edge cocktail of all the Caudalie patents, including Resveratrol-Oleyl which boosts collagen and firm’s skin, Viniferine which corrects dark spots and brightens, and anti-oxidant rich grape-seed Polyphenols along with top-performing active ingredients to fight and correct signs of aging for firm and radiant skin. And this set comes neatly packaged in a colorful holiday box that’s festive and ready to gift.
The Premier Cru Eye Holiday Set contains:
Premier Cru The Eye Cream (15ml)- this eye-mazing cream will nourish and renew her eyes, giving them a radiant, firmer and youthful state, all while vanishing dark circles, puffiness and creases.
Premier Cru The Cream (15ml)- this luxurious “cream of the crop” is jam-packed with Caudalie’s three signature patents to deliver the ultimate anti-aging arsenal that repairs and renews skin while fighting fine lines, battling wrinkles, smoothing skin, evening skin tone and transforming its lackluster appearance to a gorgeous and glowing state
Premier Cru The Elixir (10ml) – this age-defying dry oil is the perfect combination of an oil and serum that melts right into skin to give it a firm and smooth appearance that glows
The Premier Cru Eye Holiday Set is a luxurious giftset that’s powered by top-performing active ingredients to fight and correct signs of aging, giving her real results that will make her smile with glee this holiday season!
FOR THE MODERN MAN
Gift the modern man in your life this luxurious, bold, and fresh fragrance that’s sure to become his signature scent for the holidays and beyond. L’Envol de Cartier Eau de Toilette is a warm and woody scent that exudes cool confidence and sophistication, making it the perfect gift that will delight his senses and uplift his spirit! L’Envol de Cartier Eau de Toilette begins with top notes of honey accord which give the scent a softly-sweet touch that’s luminous, while at the heart a complex warm musk brings a masculine and sensuous essence. It features bottom notes of guaiac wood and patchouli which beautifully balance the fragrance with a woody, exotic, and refined finish. Its bottle is also a work of art, L’Envol de Cartier Eau de Toilette is housed in an elegant vial with a glass dome flacon that’s sleek and modern, along with a clean sliver cap. Overall, CARTIER L’Envol de Cartier Eau de Toilette is a feel-good fragrance that’s warm and masculine, fresh and fascinating, and light yet lavish—and it is THE must-have scent of the season that will make your main man feel elegant, energetic and confident!
CARTIER L’Envol de Cartier Eau de Toilette retails for $105, for a 2.7 fl. oz. bottle. Available at Cartier.com, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Macy’s, and fine retailers.
FOR THE LUXURY LOVER
Prep yourself pretty or pamper her in pure luxury with this season’s standout set that contains a complete skin-transforming regimen powered by the anti-aging action of the sea. ELEMIS The Gift of Pro-Collagen Collection is the ultimate gift for the beauty- and luxury lover in your life that will not only fill them with glee but will deliver real results to help them put their best face forward this season and into 2018—and best of all, it is an amazing value that contains a super-sized Pro-Collagen Marine Cream! The Gift of Pro-Collagen Collection is a limited edition set that features a bevy of bestselling, clinically-proven, and complexion-perfecting products that make it THE have-to-have and must-give set that’s guaranteed to bring gorgeous, glowing skin!
ELEMIS The Gift of Pro-Collagen Collection includes:
Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm (1.7 oz.): a powerful but pampering cleansing balm that turns into an oily-yet-foamy texture when mixed with water that magically dissolves all traces of makeup and impurities, leaving skin nicely nourish, comfortably clean, and fabulously refreshed. Use with the included cleansing cloth to rinse away, or use the balm weekly and place the cloth over the face for an at-home facial treatment
Full size Pro-Collagen Marine Oil (0.5 oz.): an invigorating facial oil powered by a trio of seaweeds—padina pavonica, golden seaweed and roaring water kelp, which deliver maximum moisture while renewing and smoothening skin for a youthful glow
Super-size Pro-Collagen Marine Cream (3.3 oz.): a clinically-proven formulation that contains a powerhouse of ingredients that yield real results including Padina Pavonica which is an exclusive Mediterranean algae along with Ginkgo Biloba, Chlorella and Rose and Mimosa absolutes. And these ingredients work harmoniously together to deliver a rich and renewing dream cream that melts right in—and really works to reduce the appearance of fine lines & wrinkles as well as firm, tone, and nourish skin in just 14 days
Pro-Collagen Oxygenating Night Cream (1 oz.): an oxygenating night cream that helps boost skin’s natural regeneration process, making the most of beauty sleep for a more youthful appearance overnight! This night cream is packed with clinically-proven ingredients including, Laminaria Digitata and Red Coral which help maintain skin’s optimum condition, Mediterranean algae Padina Pavonica which improves skin’s firmness and elasticity, and antioxidant rich Sesame and Avocado oil which fight free radicals, for a firm and radiant complexion
Full-size Pro-Collagen Marine Mask (1.6 oz.): a luxurious facial mask with quartz lifting power that renews and strengthens skin for a younger and radiant appearance. This mask will deliver spa-quality results all in the comfort of home giving her a velvety smooth complexion
Pro-Collagen Hydra-Gel Eye Masks (2 sachets): a pair of clinically proven, hydra-gel eye mask that work as an instant pick-me-up to renew tired and aging eyes, giving eyes a rapid refresh while reducing fine lines and wrinkles for a healthy, youthful appearance
ELEMIS The Gift of Pro-Collagen Collection retails for $321 (a $534 value!), and is available at ELEMIS.com, Nordstrom, and Dermstore.
FOR THE WELL GROOMED GUY
Pamper the well-groomed guy or refined man with this comprehensive shaving trio that will bring luxury, style and ease to his daily grooming routine—and delight his senses with a smoky, spicy, and sophisticated aroma. The Art of Shaving’s Oud Shaving Collection features ultra-indulging and aromatic shaving essentials infused with a proprietary blend inspired by The Art of Shaving Oud Suede Cologne Intense for a woodsy, warm, and masculine scent. Plus, the collection contains soothing and nourishing essential oils so your guy can achieve a luxuriously clean, close shave free from irritations, nicks, cuts, razor bumps and ingrown hairs. It’s the ultimate grooming gift and perfect pampering present that has everything needed to get your man well-groomed for the holidays and polished into 2018—for a clean-shaved look for weekday business affairs to a well-groomed appearance for weekend escapes.
Oud Pre-Shave Oil (2 fl. oz.)- this soothing emulsion is made with the rich Oud essence along with Olive and Castor Oils to prepare the skin and soften the beard for a smooth and comfy shave
Oud Shaving Cream (5 fl. oz.)- this rich and nourishing cream lathers up luxuriously to soften the beard and hydrate the skin. It works up to a rich and foamy lather that allows the blade to glide effortlessly and smoothly for a clean and close shave
Oud After-Shave Balm (3.3 fl. oz.)– this light and comforting treatment is formulated with a touch of Shea Butter and Grape Seed to soothe skin and reduce irritation for a pain-free and pampering finishing touch to the shaving ritual
The Art of Shaving Oud Shaving Collection retails for $100, and is available at The Art of Shaving Stores and theartofshaving.com.
FOR THE FREE-SPIRITED FEMME
Spoil the starry-eyed miss with this whimsical fragrance that will make her “scent-imental” and win her heart over. Daisy by Marc Jacobs is gracefully feminine, light and fresh yet joyful and edgy—and it’s a divine yet distinct fragrance that’s blooming and clean featuring top notes that are delicately sweet and fruity including wild strawberry, violet leaves, and ruby red grapefruit along with a romantic and sparkling floral bouquet of gardenia, violet petals, and jasmine petals—and finished with beautiful base notes of musk-vanilla infusion and white woods that lend soft warmth and elegant enchantment. What’s more, the bottle is artfully-fashioned—Daisy by Marc Jacobs comes housed in a clean and smoothly-curved bottle topped with a golden cap of beautiful blooming daisies that are sure to bring a smile to your free-spirited femme as well as add a touch of whimsy to her dresser this holiday season.
Daisy Marc Jacobs Eau de Toilette Spray retails for $84 for 1.7 oz. and $102 for a 3.4 oz. bottle. Daisy is available at Sephora and Sephora.com.
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