We rounded up some fun and affordable beauty gifts for the holiday season. Perfect for your friends, teachers and co-workers.
$5.49 at Target.com
Maybelline Great Lash Designer Limited Edition Mascara Collection. Help our favorite mascara celebrate its 40th birthday. The packaging is courtesy of Max Azria, Tracy Reese and Vivienne Tam.
Our favorite celebrities are wearing red lips this season. Try the trend for yourself for a fresh new look for Spring. Keep the eyes neutral so the lips pop!
$12.99 at Target.com
Sonia Kashuk Purse Brush Set
Slip this compact case of Sonia Kashuk makeup brushes into your purse to create the perfect look every time. The set of brushes comes in hinged silver metallic case with snap clasp and includes a blush brush, eye shadow brush, angled eye shadow brush and smudger. It is great for traveling and makes a wonderful gift.
Our lips can take a beating over the winter, try some affordable lip balms that will soothe and protect them.
$30.00 at Sephora.com
What it is: A versatile eye, lip, and cheek set with five interchangeable color stories.
What it does: Presenting Color Play 5-in-1, a limited-edition set inspired by the beautiful looks of Shopbop.com, the premiere online destination for fashion-forward women. This collection comes with five runway-inspired sub palettes, each its own color story. The five sub-palettes can be removed from the main array to fit easily into a conveniently portable compact. Stories for the five sub-palettes (from left to right):
- Boho Bombshell: dark blues, warm taupes, warm golds
- Classics Never Die: brown smoky eyes
- Angelic Boudoir: nudes and sands, with a touch of bright blue and fuchsia
- Black Is The New Black: black smoky eyes
- A Nod To Mod: bright blues, greens, pink, purples
Each of the five sub-palettes includes: - 10 eye-shadows - 2 lip colors - 1 blush
What else you need to know: The premise is simple: Select one of the five different looks (palettes) and pop it in the compact.Then throw the compact in your bag and you are ready to go! These new Sephora Collection formulations provide long-lasting wear and excellent color payoff for seriously stunning results.
$6.99 at Ulta.com
Neutrogena Moistureshine Lip Soother Lipgloss is a must this season. We love the way it glides on and keeps your lips feeling smooth and shiny - not sticky! The neutral colors are great to choose from and it is SPF 15 so your lips will be protected too.