We all know that one person who is interested in all things K-beauty – from the 10-step skincare routine to the honey skin beauty trend that spread like wildfire on the Internet.
So if your friend or loved one is devoted to the 10-step skincare routine and cushion foundation life, fill up her stocking with these curated limited edition K-beauty gifts.
Nab two of Aprilskin’s bestselling makeup products – the skin-nourishing Perfect Magic Cover Fit Cushion and the versatile Perfect Magic Dual Eyeshadow for a great value with this kit.
This sweet set also comes with a cool pocket-sized mirror that stimulates natural sunlight so you can see how your makeup looks in different types of natural light so you can make sure it always looks flawless.
Some lucky lady is going to adore you and this sample collection of five luxe serums that have been formulated with traditional Korean medicinal herbs. Used as the first step after cleansing, this best-selling skincare product from Sulwhasoo has been said to restore skin’s balance and aid with skin renewal.
Aside from balancing the skin, the lightweight serum is also a highly sensorial product with a pleasant scent to soothe the senses and quiet the mind as you massage it over your face. The scents include forest morning (woody scent), gentle blossom (floral scent), first peace (herbal scent), capturing moment (fruity scent), inner fullness (spicy scent).
Christmas is a time to give back to the community. This year, Innisfree partnered with the Children’s Cancer Foundation (CCF), pledging to donate $2 to the CCF with every purchase of a DIY Christmas Stocking Kit (valued at $2 with any purchase from the Christmas collection or $10).
If that’s not impetus enough, this set of six hand creams is also perfect for the friend who loves keeping her hands soft and hydrated, or you can split it up and give on to each colleague. There are six scents in total - : Guesthouse Laundry, Peach, Raspberry, Pink Coral, Yuja Tea, and Autumn Leaves.
Korean women are firm believers that proper cleansing is the key to a radiant, spot-free cleanser, which is why they would follow up with a foam cleanser after removing their makeup with a cream or oil based cleanser.
This set comes with two different foam cleansers from Medicube: the Red Foam Cleanser that has exfoliating properties and the Zero Foam Cleanser that breaks down dead skin cells and oil to free up your pores. To top it off, there is also a body bar soap in this cleansing kit that treats blemishes and pimples with skin-loving ingredients like tea tree oil, avocado oil, macademia nut oil and shea butter.
Besides its Instagram-friendly packaging, the Korean skincare brand is known for using cactus oils for hydration, a practice that women in the Sahara desert have been using for years. The products are also formulated with prickly pear cactus extract to leave skin feeling supple and hydrated.
Give the gift of self-care this season – or keep this set from Huxley for yourself – especially since the holiday season can be chaotic. The set includes a candle inspired by the starry Moroccan sky and a dermatologically tested and hypoallergenic hand cream. There is also a beautiful limited edition glass snow globe that comes with the set.
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Few cushion foundations can elicit as much excitement as Laneige’s My Neon Sign Layering Cover Cushion and Concealing Base holiday cushion. A cult beauty favourite from the brand, this BB cushion that comes in three shades brightens and evens out the skin tone for a dewy and flawless finish.
Throw in the Holiday Eye and Face Palette ($50) and the Holiday Collection Glasstick ($34) for good measure and your k-beauty obsessed pal will love you to bits.
For less than $40, the Tiny Twinkle Gold Eyes palette offers nine different copper, bronze and gold metallic and complementary mattes to experiment with. Lay down an amplifying base with the neutral mattes before smudging on the shimmers and glitters.
Hera partnered with Korean menswear label Blindness to come up with a limited edition beauty collaboration for the yuletide season.
This Christmas collection includes bestsellers from the brand packaged in festive colours like deep purple and gold and regal motifs illustrated by designers of Blindness Shin KyuYong and Park JiSun. This Glow Contour duo from the collection will help you add some bronze to your contouring routine for a glowing, sculpted look.
‘Tis the season to gift and glow. The Chia Seed set covers all the bases for keeping skin vibrant in three steps: The Chia Seed Fresh Foaming Cleanser, Moisture Recharge Cream and Real Nature Aloe Face Mask.
They all contain antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and protein to hydrate, brighten and firm skin instantly and over time.
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