25 Spectacular Makeup Gifts to Give (or Get!)Sonya Benham
The holidays are fast approaching, and I’ve got my mind on one of my favorite activities … shopping. Being a makeup lover, I practically drool over all holiday gift sets. Since most of them are limited edition, it’s best to pick them up early in the season. If there is a makeup lover on your list, you can’t go wrong with any of these lust-worthy gifts. On the other hand, you may want to add some of these to your own wish list! Click through the slideshow for 25 spectacular makeup gifts to give or get.
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Smashbox Wondervision Brush Set 2 of 26
This great chrome-handled set comes with a powder brush, blending brush, crease brush, shadow liner brush, and double ended crease brush housed in a shiny metallic clutch.
Available at Smashbox $60
Urban Decay Vice Palette 2 3 of 26
A follow up to their uber popular "Vice" Palette, this collection of 20 richly pigmented eyeshadows would make any makeup lover's list.
Get it at Sephora $59
Dior Limited Edition Face Palette 4 of 26
The zip-around case makes this a great on-the-go kit. It contains 6 eye shadows, 4 lip colors, nude pressed powders, mascara, and all the necessary applicators.
Found at Nordstrom $85
Nars Voyeur Eyeliner Coffret 5 of 26
Inspired by Guy Bourdin, this fun set comes with 5 mini-sized Larger Than Life Eyeliners and a super cute satin and patent leather makeup bag.
Pick it up at Nars $49
Sephora Collection Make Spirits Bright Brush Collection 6 of 26
I love that this festive brush set comes with a handy glass container for storage. And it's pretty enough to keep on your sink or vanity.
Available at Sephora $34
e.l.f. Studio 96-piece Geometric Eyeshadow Palette 7 of 26
This gorgeous gift is a fantastic deal, and it comes in two different shade combinations.
Get it at e.l.f. $10
Stila Color Me Glossy Lip Glaze Set 8 of 26
This ingenious collection comes with 3 individual 3-packs of their popular lip glaze for a total of 9 shades. Give the entire set to one person or split it into separate 3 gifts.
Pick it up at Stila $28
Bobbi Brown Old Hollywood Palette 9 of 26
The shimmery and matte neutrals in this palette are the perfect complement to the season's bold lips.
Available at Bobbi Brown $75
Sonia Kashuk Prepping for the Party Lip Palette 10 of 26
12 super pretty shades to brighten your smile this holiday season.
Get it at Target $19.99
Marc Jacobs Beauty The Showstopper 7-piece Holiday Set 11 of 26
This truly lust-worthy set comes with all of the Marc favorites including a Style Eye-Con shadow trio, Lust For Lacquer Lip Vinyl, Magic Marc'er Precision Pen, Lash Lifter Precision Gel Mascara, Mini Roller-ball Perfum, mirror, and travel case.
Available at Sephora $89
Shu Uemura Shu’s Princess Fun-tasy Mini Brush Set 12 of 26
Got a fun, fashionable traveler on your list? This adorable set includes all the essetials for on-the-go makeup application.
Found at Shu Uemura $69
Beauty Blender 13 of 26
Tarte Stop and Stare SmolderEYES 6-piece Liner & Lash Set 14 of 26
For the liner lover on your gift list, it doesn't get any better than this limited edition set including 5 full-size smolderEYES Amazonian clay waterproof liners (3 skinny & 2 regular) and a Lights, Camara, Lashes Statement Mascara.
Pick it up at Tarte $39
GlamPact 15 of 26
This clever set is an all-in-one makeup compact that you can take with you anywhere including a built-in light-up mirror.
Available at GlamPact $100
Forever 21 Mid-size Geo Cosmetic Pouch 16 of 26
Forever 21 offers really cute makeup pouches and train cases at really reasonable prices.
Found at Forever 21 $6.80
Estee Lauder Lush Lips Caramel Nudes 17 of 26
Create the perfect caramel lip with this 4-piece set including an awesome gold polka-dotted bag.
Pick it up at Estee Lauder $35
NYX Nude-on-Nude Natural Look Kit 18 of 26
For those who prefer a natural look, this set of 9 shadows and two lip colors is full of pretty neutrals.
Available at NYX $12
Shu Uemura Eyelash Curler 19 of 26
Impress the makeup lover in your life with this iconic tool widely regarded as the best eyelash curler on the market.
Pick it up at Shu Uemura $20
Arbonne Majestic Color Collection 20 of 26
Transform your look from day to night with this pretty set that comes with 4 on-trend eyeshadow shades, 2 blushes, and a lip gloss.
Get it at Arbonne $88
Smashbox Wondervision Mega Palette 21 of 26
Set your inner artist free with this stunning set of 40 eyeshadows and 4 blushes.
Found at Smashbox $49
e.l.f. Beauty Book Eye Set 22 of 26
Everything you need to create a smoky eye, including step-by-step instructions.
Available at Drugstore $5
Sephora Favorites Glitz & Glam 23 of 26
8 of the most glamorous items Sephora has to offer with a gorgeous cut-out clutch.
Learn more at Sephora $45
Nars Ride Up to the Moon Eyeshadow Palette 24 of 26
Nars eyeshadows are ultra pigmented and indulgent.
Get it at Nars $45
Sephora Collection Home for the Holidays Carrier 25 of 26
This pretty makeup case opens to reveal to zippered compartments and a convenient hanging hook.
Pick it up at Sephora $38
Kat Von D Spellbinding Lipstick Set 26 of 26
As a lipstick lover, I've got to admit my heart skipped a beat when I saw this collection of pretty 10 mini lipcolors.
Found at Sephora $39