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THE ULTIMATE GIFT GUIDE FOR HER

The ultimate gift guides for her by price and beauty junkie

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Whether you want to spend $20 or $300, we’ve rounded up some of the most stunning and appealing gift ideas for her!

Our holiday gift guides are sure to inspire and impress.

GIFT GUIDE FOR THE BEAUTY JUNKIE

To save you a stressful trip at the makeup counter, check out our curated gifts to give the token beauty junkie in your life.

NuFACE Gift Guide For The Beauty Junkie

Shop these products below.

Makeup Must-Haves:

Urban Decay Naked Ultimate Basics

Kylie Cosmetics Brown Sugar Lip Kit

Beauty Blender Mini Correct Four

Makeup Forever Instant Brush Cleaner

NuFACE Prep-N-Glow

For the Face:

NuFACE Haute Contour Curated Collection

Foreo Luna Mini

Laura Mercier Flawless Skin Infusion de Rose Nourishing Oil

NuFACE Optimizing Mist

For the Hair:

Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer

DryBar Large Round Brush

Livingproof Full Dry Volume Blast

T3 Whirl Convertible Styling Wand

For the Body:

Philosophy French Vanilla Ice Cream Gel

Ulta Macaroon Bake Shop Bath Fizzers Gift Set

Bliss Trim & Bare It

St. Tropez Tanning Essentials

If you know a beauty fanatic, they usually have every beauty product out there. Gift giving can be hard but, a natural eye palette  like this Urban Decay Naked Ultimate Basics can work for any age range. This offers an array of different shades to use all season long.

Women take pride in getting ready in the morning, but sometimes are crunched for time. This Livingproof Full Dry Volume Blast is a great option for those busy mornings! It is great for all hair colors and adds that much needed volume to dull lifeless, on-the-go hair.  

GIFT GUIDE FOR HER, BY PRICE

Curated Gifts For Her By Price. Shop gifts from $300-$50.

Under $300

Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones – Rose Gold From Apple

Clarisonic Mia Fit in Pink

Long Chain-Trimmed Open-Front Cashmere Cardigan

Christian Louboutin Trouble in Heaven Parfum

Under $200

Moon Juice Shop Full Moon Dust Collection

NuFACE Glam On-The-Go

Kate Spade Ballet Slipper Chalkboard Metro Watch

LongChamp Large Le Pliage Tote

Under $100

Fujifilm instax mini 50S Instant Print Camera

Double Wrap Lilou Choker

NuFACE Anti-Aging Infusion Serum Trio

Kim Seybert Emoji Coasters 6-Pack

Cathy Concepts Monogram Floral Satin Robe

Under $50

JCrew S’well® Water Bottle in Metallic Gold

PaperSource Happiness Planner

Ban.do Gym Bag, Getting Pizza

Inside Haute Couture Hardcover Book

Clarisonic Mia Fit in Pink because everyone needs a Clarisonic in their beauty arsenal. This is a great gift particularly for a tween or someone in their 20’s who may still be learning about the importance of skincare!  Plus, the pink is precious!

If you know someone who’s New Year’s resolution will be to get healthy and kick their fitness into high gear – the Swell Water Bottle in metallic gold will not only prove to be functional, but also the adorable accessory for her everyday life!

OUR FAVORITE STOCKING STUFFERS

They were hung on the fireplace with care, in hopes that fun finds would be there. These tiny treasures will not only fit nicely into that chic stocking of choice, but are sure to put a smile on her face!

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Shop our picks!

Golden Pineapple from Houzz

Kate Spade Jewelry Dish

Gold Mug TeaCup

Aromatherapy Relax Eye Mask

Prep-N-Glow Dual Sided Cloths

GIFT GIVING ETIQUETTE

Here are some common questions many of us may find ourselves asking each holiday season.

How much should I spend?

Figure out the nicest thing you can afford within your means. Make a list and check it twice. Create a budget you are comfortable with for each person. Gift giving is about being thoughtful and showing appreciation, it’s not about going into debt.

Who should I give gifts to?

Gift giving is about showing your appreciation to family and friends. A gift exchange plan is better for a group of friends, set an appropriate price that works for everyone. If someone celebrates a different holiday, it’s ok to get them a present if you want, as long as it isn’t religious.  

Should I give a gift?

If someone decides to give you a gracious gift, you are not required to reciprocate. Graciously accept and thank them nicely. You should not feel compelled to give just because you received.

Are gift cards and gift receipts okay?

Totally! Gift cards are very thoughtful since you have thought about the other person’s interest. It’s always a good idea to include gift receipts, if they don’t like the gift or it doesn’t fit. They will be able to get something they really love.

If you’re still at a loss, consider splurging on an experience, instead of a tangible gift. Sometimes a trip, or even little local adventure, can be a great gift! Zip lining, mini golf, spa day, horseback riding, cooking class – be creative!

Sending Christmas Cards?

Timing is everything on Christmas cards.

The Post Office gets super busy during the holidays, so plan accordingly.

Send out cards early! They should arrive by mid-December.

If your primary relationship with someone is a digital one, then an email card might be a nice idea. If the recipient is family or a friend so close they may as well be part of the family, then a standard card is going to be the best choice.

If you are running out of time to send them by Christmas, New Years cards are a great option. Or opt for that digital card – it’s better than nothing, and typically free!

These tips should help during your holiday shopping sprees and planning.

We know it is a stressful time of year, don’t over do it – remember WHY you’re going through the hassle.

WHAT MAKES A GREAT GIFT

“The best gift I received was a few days before Christmas a few years ago. I was heading to Italy for school and my dad surprised me with my very own Louis Vuitton NeverFold MM. I used it as my book bag, weekend bag and everyday bag. To this day I look at it and remember such a special Christmas, one I will never forget.”

-Caraline Goodman

“I woke up one morning wondering where my husband was going on Christmas day. He got up and walked out the door. Little did I know he had a surprise about to roll in. He gave me the prettiest purple beach cruiser bike with a basket. I was so happy and eager, we ended up going for a cruise that day. To this day I still ride it when I can with my dog following beside me.”

-Kristan Ferrari

“We have a tradition on Christmas to open all of our gifts on Christmas Eve. The best gift I ever received was 2 years ago. A good friend of mine picked out a Burberry Diamond Quilted Jacket. Man was I in shock…It’s one of those gifts that when you wear it or see it you think of your friendship. He is an amazing friend and a gift that I will cherish forever.”

-Liz

With the holidays just 3 weeks away, gifting can be tough but it doesn’t have to be if you have the right tools, plans but mostly importantly the right attitude!

Shopping gets hectic so we’re hoping these gift guides will keep you cozy at home with your family, making it easier to shop with the swipe of your finger. Let us know what you picked out!

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