Get gorgeous this holiday season with a wonderland of beauty, skincare and makeup musts that are sure to help you get party-ready and celebrate the holidays with glam and glee.
From skin-boosters to body-beautifying products, there’s no better way to prep for holiday soirees or friends and family fêtes than with these party-perfecting picks. Scroll down below and check out this year’s beautifying buys that will get you glam for the holidays.
For a clear complexion
Get clear, beautiful skin this holiday season with this blemish-blasting trio that targets troubled areas and treats mild-to-moderate acne for complexion perfection. Tria’s Positively Clear 3-Step Acne Skincare Solution is your acne answer to help you get holiday ready with flawless, clear skin in time for all the festivities. This three-step regimen features the following:
Positively Clear Foam Cleanser– gently but thoroughly cleanses the complexion and combats clogged pores to prep it for the blue light treatment
Positively Clear Acne Clearing Blue Light– a safe yet effective device that treats blemishes by fighting acne-causing bacteria via an FDA-cleared blue light. Simply place on the desired treatment area, for a quick-and-easy treatment that only takes 5 minutes in the am or pm
Positively Clear Spot Treatment– a powerful pimple-fighter that contains antioxidants and anti-inflammatory ingredients to banish blemishes and correct hyperpigmentation for amazing skin-clearing action
The Positively Clear 3-Step Acne Skincare Solution by Tria retails for $169 and is available at triabeauty.com/positively-clear.
For wondrous waves
Transform tresses with this revolutionary rotating curling iron that’s been making waves ever since it was spotted behind the scenes at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. The Beachwaver Co. Beachwaver S1.25 Ceramic Rotating Curling Iron is made especially for women with longer hair who want swoon-worthy strands of wondrous waves—and is the go-to gadget for holiday-ready hair!
The Beachwaver S1.25 is a mane must-have that will create party-perfect waves easily and beautifully because of the following:
Genius design– the Beachwaver S1.25 features a larger-but-lighter ceramic barrel that’s 1.25” wide and 5.5” long paired with a beveled clamp which smoothly wraps hair without snagging and a comfortable ergonomic handle to style long locks with complete control. This genius design is easy-to-hold and gentle on the hair, helping to quickly and easily create sophisticated waves that are loose yet perfectly put together
Customizable– the Beachwaver S1.25 comes with an adjustable heat range of 290° – 490° which can be adjusted by simply pressing the +/- buttons to select the desired heat for styling. And it features arrow buttons to control the direction of the curl from left to right as well as a fast/slow rotation speed switch, to create multiple styles with ease and finesse
User-friendly: this cutting-edge curling iron comes with a conveniently long and sturdy 8-foot cord that swivels which allows for easy moving about and maneuvering when styling
The Beachwaver Co. Beachwaver S1.25 Ceramic Rotating Curling Iron retails for $129, and is available at Ulta.com.
For youthful skin
Achieve younger-looking skin with this anti-aging serum that works wonders on the complexion by boosting its radiance, and firming and toning skin so you look fresh and shine bright this season. Murad’s Retinol Youth Renewal Serum works rapidly to target and treat fine lines & wrinkles, firm and smooth skin, and give you that gorgeous glow—bringing it to a youthful state almost instantly with the power of Retinol and a variety of effective ingredients including Swertia Flower Extract which regenerates skin cells and Hyaluronic Acid Spheres which nourish and plump the complexion. What’s more, Retinol Youth Renewal Serum features a Retinol Tri-Active Technology that works in three ways: 1) Fast-Acting Retinoid to boost cellular turnover, 2) Time-Released Retinol which continuously delivers retinol onto skin, and 3) Retinol Booster which enhances the skin’s receptivity to retinol’s benefits. Murad Retinol Youth Renewal Serum is a fountain-of-youth formulation that will help you quickly achieve youthful skin this holiday season so you glow gorgeous!
Retinol Youth Renewal Serum retails for $88, for 1.0 oz., and is available at Murad.com, Murad Flagship properties, Sephora, Sephora.com, ULTA, ULTA.com, Nordstrom, Massage Envy Spas and fine spas and salons nationwide.
For a gorgeous glow
Fake beautiful, bronzed skin with this fab formula that blurs imperfections and reflects light to reveal a radiant, camera-ready complexion and appearance. Vita Liberata’s Body Blur Instant HD Skin Finish contains nourishing certified organic extracts that deliver a hint of flattering tint along with an advanced Body Blur Technology to smooth skin and minimize imperfections on the face and body. And it’s packed with a bevy of beautifying ingredients including, Glyceryl Stearate which smooths skin and seals in skin’s moisture, Phenyl Trimethicone which gives skin a silky soft texture, Panthenol which delivers a dose of heavenly hydration, Shea Butter which hydrates and soothes skin, and Tocopheryl Acetate which fights the signs of aging—so you always look radiant and perfectly put together.
Vita Liberata Body Blur Instant HD Skin Finish retails for $45 for 3.38 fl. oz., and is available at Sephora and Sephora.com.
For bright, beautiful eyes
Achieve bright, well-rested eyes with these easy-to-use yet effective eye masks that will treat and transform eyes in a flash. Patchology’s FlashPatch 5 Minute Hydrogels are refreshing eye masks that feature patchology’s HydraSurge5 Moisture System which has 5 mega-moisturizing ingredients to renew the delicate eye area. Get ready to say goodbye to bags and puffiness, farewell to fine lines, and ta-ta to tired eyes by simply placing a pair of these gel masks underneath the eyes for only 5 minutes, to soothe, nourish, and revive eyes instantly!
Patchology FlashPatch 5 Minute Hydrogels retails for $15 for a pack of 5 pairs, available at patchology.com.
For soft, shimmering lips
Give your lips some TLC with eos’ Shimmer Lip Balms that are not only pretty and portable spheres but also pout-perfecting must-haves packed with a touch of shimmer and lip-loving ingredients for soft, kissable lips. Eos Shimmer Lip Balms contain moisturizing shea butter, nourishing jojoba oil, and soothing vitamin E for soft, kissable lips, so you’re holiday ready for smooches under the mistletoe! And they come in a cute round design that’s not only recyclable but also perfectly portable so you can carry in your purse or pocket for on-the-go lip service!
Eos Shimmer Lip Balms retail for $5.49, and come in Pearl or Sheer Pink, available at most retailer including Kohl’s, Ulta, Walgreens, and evolutionofsmooth.com.
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