The Best Fashion and Beauty Gifts at Any Budget

From $5 stocking stuffers to luxurious skincare sets, here are the best presents at every price point

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Maybelline New York Sky High Mascara Ornament

Maybelline New York Sky High Mascara Ornament

The most-talked about mascara launch of 2021 is being reimagined for the holidays. The TikTok-favorite now comes packaged as an ornament. Inside: a mini size tube that still packs all same the volumizing power as the original one.

Buy It! Maybelline New York Sky High Mascara Ornament, $4.99; walgreens.com

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L'Avant Collective Empty Glass Soap Bottle

L'Avant Collective Empty Glass Soap Bottle, $15

This refillable glass hand soap dispenser – created by a female-founded company – will add a chic touch to any countertop. Gift it with a refill pouch to encourage your loved ones to be clean and green!

Buy It! L'Avant Collective Empty Glass Soap Bottle, $15; lavantcollective.com

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Bala Resistance Bands

Bala
Bala

Perfect for the fitness fanatic in your life, these colorful bands come in five different increasing resistances and include motivating mantras to spark inspiration during a tough workout set.

Buy It! Bala Resistance Bands, $15 (for 5 bands); amazon.com

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The Zee Files Bliss Box

Buy It! The Zee Files by Tina Wells Bliss Box, $19.99; target.com
Courtesy Target

Searching for the perfect gift for the TikTok-loving tween on your list? The Bliss Box, inspired by Tina Wells YA book The Zee Files which follows the life of a California teen Mackenzie (Zee) Blue Carmichael as she navigates a creative arts boarding school in England, is a limited-edition for the holidays featuring an assortment of self-care goodies like cooling gel eye pads and cozy socks. It also has a set of friendship bracelets and anti-stress slime making it the perfect companion for a sleepover.

Buy It! The Zee Files by Tina Wells Bliss Box, $19.99; target.com

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Little Words Project Bracelet

Little Words Project
Little Words Project

Brighten someone's day with a cheerful beaded bracelet with a motivating mantra written across it. You can even create a custom design and select your own beads and message for someone you love.

Buy It! Little Words Project Keep Going Bracelet, $20; littlewordsproject.com

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Evolvetogether Hand Sanitizer Set

EvolveTogether malibu - hand sanitizer starter set https://evolvetogether.com/collections/hand-sanitizers/products/malibu-hand-sanitizer-starter-set
Courtesy evolvetogether

The celeb-loved face mask brand recently launched into the personal care space with hand sanitizers, hand creams and natural deodorants all consciously made with the environment in mind. Talk about the perfect stocking stuffer this year!

Buy It! Evolvetogether Malibu Hand Sanitizer Starter Set, $22; evolvetogehter.com

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Mumi Closet Organizing Cubes

Mumi Closet Organizing Cubes https://www.mumidesign.com/collections/home?page=1
Courtesy Mumi

For the practical person on your list who is hyper-organized and hates clutter, Mumi Design's line of organization cubes makes the perfect present. Take the gift to next level by folding some festive holiday socks in the pockets.

Buy It! Mumi Design Larger Divider Cube, $23; mumidesign.com

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Bulk Homme Grooming Products

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If you want to elevate skin and hair care for a guy in your life, look no further than Bulk Homme, a collection of 6 essentials that just landed in the U.S. from Japan. The paraben, silicone and synthetic dye-free collection consists of a cleanser, toner and lotion for face, and a shampoo, conditioning treatment and scalp serum for hair. Even better: they come in pouches that use less plastic than traditional bottles and make it extra-easy to see when you need a refill.

Buy It! Bulk Homme Grooming Products, $23-32; us.bulkhomme.com

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BareMinerals Mineralist Hydra-Smoothing Lipstick Trio

bare minerals lipstick

The best-selling formula is available in a full-size set of three essential colors, from a cheerful red to a mauve and pink to outfit your look beyond the holidays.

Buy It! BareMinerals Mineralist Hydra-Smoothing Lipstick Trio, $25; bareminerals.com

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Midtown Candle Co. "Love Story" Candle

in sports. Buy It! Midtown Candle Co. “Love Story” Candle, $26 for 10.5 oz; midtowncandleco.com https://midtowncandleco.ca/collections/core-collection/products/love-story
Courtesy Midtown Candle Co.

This Canadian-based candle company was about to celebrate its one year anniversary when co-founder Karim, who started the brand with his wife, Johanna, passed away suddenly. Since then, she's been keeping his memory alive by continuing to make their incredible-smelling candles by hand. In addition to debuting a new holiday collection, she also launched a special scent, Love Story, to honor Karim, with 70 percent of the proceeds going to help underprivileged youth participate in sports.

Buy It! Midtown Candle Co. "Love Story" Candle, $26 for 10.5 oz; midtowncandleco.com

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Best Friend Zip

Buy It! The Best Friend, $29.99; bestfriendzip.com https://bestfriendzip.com/products/the-best-friend-original
Courtesy The Best Friend Zip

Some of the best gifts are the most useful ones. Case in point: This cute figurine which clips onto your zipper so you can easily pull it up on your own without breaking a sweat.

Buy It! The Best Friend Zip, $29.99; bestfriendzip.com

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Gucci Beauty Nail Polish

Gucci nail polish

This year Gucci Beauty released its first collection of nail polish featuring 10 high-shine shades (in a vintage-inspired bottle) that are infinitely chic.

Buy It! Gucci Beauty Vernis À Ongles, $30; sephora.com

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Kusshi Bottle Protectors

Kusshi Bottle Protectors

This is a stocking stuffer must for the beauty aficionado who wouldn't dream of travelling without their beloved products. These genius, sleek black neoprene glass bottle protectors eliminate the need to transfer most formulas into smaller, shatter-free packaging.

Buy It! Kusshi Bottle Protectors, $35 (for 3); neimanmarcus.com

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Minted Dopp Kit

Minted Dopp Kit $40; at minted.com https://www.minted.com/product/dopp-kit/MIN-74G-DPK/tides?color=A&greeting=&shape=
Courtesy Minted

The go-to site for chic holiday cards also has great gifts including this personalized dopp kit which comes in. range of awesome prints by independent artists.

Buy It! Minted Dopp Kit, $40; minted.com

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Super Smalls Bead Kit

Super Smalls Make it Super DIY Bead Kit $49; at supersmalls.com https://supersmalls.com/collections/best-seller/products/make-it-super-diy-bead-kit
Courtesy Super Smalls

Accessory aficionados of all ages will love this kit which includes everything you need — from beads to cords — to create all kinds of customized jewels.

Buy It! Super Smalls Make it Super DIY Bead Kit, $49; supersmalls.com

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Drunk Elephant The Littles Hair + Body Kit

Drunk Elephant
Drunk Elephant

If you have a friend who's a Drunk Elephant skincare fanatic, they will be so grateful when you introduce them to the brand's lineup of recent hair and body launches. Fun fact: Jennifer Aniston's longtime hairstylist Chris McMillan helped formulate the hair products — so you can count on them being great!

Buy It! Drunk Elephant The Littles Hair + Body Kit 2.0, $49; sephora.com

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Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk Lip Secrets

Buy It! Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk On The Go Face Set, $50; sephora.com https://www.sephora.com/product/charlotte-tilbury-pillow-talk-on-go-face-set-P477976?country_switch=us&lang=en&skuId=2490407&om_mmc=ppc-GG_1165716881_53825938780_pla-419444360811_2490407_257731947968_9003683_c&ds_rl=1261471&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIz4jXgcrS9AIVvW5vBB3oTAjAEAQYASABEgJ6gvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds
Courtesy Charlotte Tilbury

There's a reason Charlotte Tilbury's Pillow Talk products are seen all over the red carpet, sell out constantly and wins awards — the shade looks good on everyone. This limited-edition, 4-piece set, featuring a a full-size Pillow Talk Color Chameleon eye shadow pencil, travel-size lip liner, lipstick, and mascara, makes the perfect stocking stuffer or white elephant present.

Buy It! Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk On The Go Face Set, $50; sephora.com

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SBLA Beauty's Double the Plump: Lip Plump & Sculpt

SBLA BEAUTY Limited Edition - DOUBLE THE PLUMP Lip Plump & Sculpt

Amp up your gift giving with this Christie Brinkley-approved lip plumping gloss. The formula is designed to enhance the lip shape, smooth lines and increase fullness for four hours after application.

Buy It! SBLA Beauty's Double the Plump: Lip Plump & Sculpt, $52; sbla.com

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Rose Inc Eye Care

Rose-Inc-
Rose Inc

Brand founder Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has added skin care to her line just in time to stuff some stockings, and these eye care items will help your loved ones the TLC it needs during this often stressful time. The eye cream pearlescent, so you'll immediately look refreshed, but it also has ingredients that hydrate and brighten over time, while the cooling facial massagers can be applied to your under eyes to reduce puffiness.

Buy It! Rose Inc Revival Brightening Eye Cream, $54, and Cooling Spheres Facial Massager Duo, $60; roseinc.com

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Hotel Lobby Holiday Candle

hotel lobby candle holiday
Hotel Lobby Candle

Housed in the most gorgeous box and sealed with a black ribbon, this candle doesn't require any extra wrapping paper. Plus the fresh pine, evergreen and balsam fir fragrance transports you straight to a luxurious winter oasis.

Buy It! Hotel Lobby Candle Holiday, $59; hotellobbycandle.com

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Josie Maran Give Butter, Spread Joy Kit

Josie Maran Give Butter, Spread Joy Kit, $59

Josie Maran's Whipped Argan Oil Body Butter is the stuff of dreams, so much so that recently the skin care creator began selling it in a portable tube for her devotees who wanted a hit of hydration on-the-go. This set contains an unscented version, plus seven scented ones, as well as a tube of her latest body care creation, her Whipped Argan Pro-Retinol Body Butter.

Buy It! Josie Maran Give Butter, Spread Joy Kit, $59; sephora.com

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Sol de Janeiro Gift Set Set

Sol de Janeiro Galaxy Gorgeous Set

If your loved ones have yet to experience the addicting blend of vanilla and salted caramel scents that made Sol de Janeiro's Bum Bum Cream a cult classic, now is the time to wow them with it (and if they have, I'm sure they'll be more than happy to replenish their stash). This gift set comes complete with the fast-absorbing body cream, gel body wash, sugar-infused body scrub and a body fragrance.

Buy It! Sol de Janeiro Galaxy Gorgeous Set, $62; sephora.com

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SiO Beauty Wrinkle Rescue Pack

sio beauty wrinkle patches

These silicone patches smooth pesky wrinkles in all areas- and are reusable too! This 5 pack bundle is the perfect gift for the beauty-lover on your list (and much cheaper than botox!).

Buy It! SiO Beauty Wrinkle Rescue Pack, $69.95; siobeauty.com

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Merit Tinted Lip Oil Box Set

Merit A/W 2021 The Box Set TINTED LIP OIL https://www.meritbeauty.com/products/shade-slick-box-set
Courtesy Merit

The buzzed about clean beauty brand's best-selling tinted lip oils (made with a cocktail of rosehip oil, shea butter and grapeseed oil for maximum hydration) now come in this festive set just in time for the holidays. Go bold with a red lip, neutral with one of the taupe tones or just add the clear for a hit of shine.

Buy It! Merit Tinted Lip Oil Box Set, $75; merit.com

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Brunch Slippers

Brunch Le Classic Slippers in Cream

If you can't gift anyone on your list a vacation this year, give them the next best thing: terry cloth slippers inspired by the complimentary ones stashed in your hotel room closet. These little luxuries — available in a wide variety of neutrals and pastels — even feature street-proof foam soles because the sleepwear in public trend is here to stay!

Buy It! Brunch Le Classic Slippers in Cream, $78; brunch.us.com

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Kerri Rosenthal Cashmere Socks

Kerri Rosenthal Cashmere Socks $98; kerrirosenthal.com https://www.kerrirosenthal.com/collections/holiday-apparel-collection/products/imperfect-heart-cashmere-morning-socks-dusty-lilac
Courtesy Kerri Rosenthal

Even that impossible-to-shop-for person on your list will love this adorable pair of super-soft cashmere socks.

Buy It! Kerri Rosenthal Cashmere Socks, $98; kerrirosenthal.com

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Pandora Sparkling Row Eternity Ring

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Pandora's row eternity ring is one of those can't-go-wrong, matches-with-everything gifts that adds an extra dose of sparkle to anyone's jewelry collection.

Buy It! Pandora Sparkling Row Eternity Ring, $115; us.pandora.net

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Cosabella Pajama Set

Cosabella “Bella” Pajama Set, $133 Cosabella.com https://www.cosabella.com/products/bella-long-sleeve-top-pant-pajama-set-deep-ruby-en
Courtesy Cosabella

From hard-to-please mother-in-laws to has-it-all best friends, everyone appreciates a luxurious pair of pajamas. This set is unbelievably soft, super comfy and comes in so many beautiful colors like this festive ruby red.

Buy It! Cosabella "Bella" Pajama Set, $133; cosabella.com

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The Maker Fragrances

The Maker Eau de Parfum, $160; shop.themaker.com
Courtesy The Maker Hotel

If you can't book a night at The Maker hotel in upstate New York any time soon, you can still capture its sexy-cool vibes with this collection of six perfumes inspired by the stylish Hudson Valley destination. Each gender neutral scent is better than the next (we love "Fire" which smells like a swanky hotel lobby during the holidays) and comes in a gorgeous gift-worthy bottle.

Buy It! The Maker Eau de Parfum, $160; shop.themaker.com

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Vehla Sunglasses

Vehla Sunglasses

These glasses are luxe, lightweight and universally flattering on most face shapes — essentially, they're the perfect accessory to gift. Plus, the luxe metal frames make the glasses feel way more expensive than they actually are.

Buy It! Vehla Eyewear "Bowie" sunglasses, $160; vehlaeyewear.com

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Rebecca Minkoff Bucket Bag

Buy It! Rebecca Minkoff Chain Bucket Bag, $278; rebeccaminkoff.com https://www.rebeccaminkoff.com/collections/handbags/products/chain-bucket-hf21twau49-black
Courtesy Rebecca Minkoff

The beauty of a bucket bag is it holds a lot, so it's the perfect carry-everywhere option. This style from Rebecca Minkoff has a holiday season vibe thanks to the gold hardware and can be carried as a cross-body or by hand thanks to the chic top handle strap

Buy It! Rebecca Minkoff Chain Bucket Bag, $278

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M. Gemi Clogs

M. Gemi “The Greta” Clogs, $298; mgemi.com https://mgemi.com/products/the-greta-toffee-shearling?_pos=1&_sid=fda08e166&_ss=r
Courtesy M. Gemi

If you haven't leaned into the clog trend, this studded all-over shearling style will covert you. And just in case you need more convincing, it has a rubber-like EVA sole which makes it extra-comfortable and surprisingly quiet when you walk.

Buy It! M. Gemi "The Greta" Clogs, $298; mgemi.com

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Naghedi Hobo Bag

Buy It! Naghedi “Nomad” Hobo Bag, $275; shopbop.com https://www.shopbop.com/nomad-hobo-naghedi/vp/v=1/1513969905.htm?folderID=47655&fm=other-viewall&os=false&colorId=14835&ref_=SB_PLP_PDP_WL_W_BRAND_NAGHE_47655_NB_2&breadcrumb=Designers%3ENaghedi
Courtesy Naghedi

The slouchy style is the perfect size to hold your everyday gear, plus the woven neoprene fabric adds a sleek look.

Buy It! Naghedi "Nomad" Hobo Bag, $275; shopbop.com

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