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From indulgent beauty treats to lust-worthy makeup, we reckon your girls will love these.
We can't help but gush over how cute Sephora's Holiday collection is, and we think your bridal party will, too! The extensive range of beauty treats, from lip balms to masks and bath products come in the cutest Christmas-inspired packaging. There are ready gift sets available, but we reckon you'll have a ball of a time picking and choosing to create your own personalised sets, really. See also: 10 GENTLE, BRIGHTENING FACIAL PEELS FOR BRIDES WITH SENSITIVE SKIN Your girlfriends will appreciate this skin-rejuvenating set, after all those late nights helping with your wedding prep! There's a revitalising silk eye mask (2 pieces) made with 10 active ingredients that combat puffy and the effects of stress and aging ( collagen, algae, and Antarcticine, a glycoprotein), a moisture-boosting mask comprising a blend of Litchi Seed Extract, Cactus Extract, and Fig Fruit Extract, as well as a non-abrasive exfoliator that gets rid of surface buildup and dramatically improves skin radiance and texture The limited edition gift set consists of a Porcelain Revive Natural Skin Refiner (50ml), Porcelain RevitalEyes Multi-Peptide Silk Mask (2 pieces), Porcelain Hydrocare Bio-Cellulose Mask (2 pieces) Available at all Porcelain outlets. See also: WHY WE LOVE THESE 6 CULT BEAUTY BRANDS FOR BRIDES-TO-BE Minimalist or not, you'll want to check out the Make Up Store's ultra-chic Rose Gold collection. There are eyeshadow palettes with the most gorgeous shimmery hues, makeup brushes, its bestselling Wonder Powder, as well as stylish pouches, all in super covetable and lust-inducing rose gold designs. Above: Tri Glam Set, $89. The sets are available from 15th November onwards, at all Make Up Store outlets, while stocks last. It's all fun and games for The Body Shop this festive season. The Holiday Gift sets consist of delicious-smelling shower gels, body butters and the like. But don't throw away the packaging just yet! The ingenious designs transform into games, like the limited Edition House of Holland Truth or Dare set ($20, above). Plus, you'll be supporting the Peace Play Project. Every gift you purchase from The Body Shop’s seasonal collection helps refugee children to play in a safe place for a year. Talk about the spirit of giving! Available at all The Body Shop stores. These baubles aren't just pretty Christmas decorations! Each sphere contains an indulgent body wash, including a hydrating Rosewater & Peppercorn, a nourishing Pomegranate & Argan Oil, and a festive White Cardamom. Available at Crab Tree & Evelyn stores. See also: LIPSTICK TO EYE SHADOW: 6 BRIDAL MAKEUP ARTISTS' TRICKS FOR LONG-LASTING MAKEUP This comes with a full makeup set for getting your girls gorgeous in a jiffy - it includes a brow pencil, the bestselling They're Real! mascara, bronzer and a mini High Beam liquid highlighter, all in one ultra-cute (and reusable) round tin! Available at Zalora. See also: THIN LIPS OR SMALL EYES? TRY THIS BRIDAL MAKEUP EXPERT'S TIPS There's nothing quite like a spot of aromatherapy to soothe your bridesmaids' frazzled nerves. And these room sprays from Hysess are perfect. From Bergamot Geranium to Lemongrass, spritz these uplifting scents on the bed or cushions for an instant perk-me-up. $59.90 for a set of 4 room scents (65ml each), from HYSSES. Visit www.hysses.com for its store locations.