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November 29, 2022

Best holiday beauty gift sets

By Angela Garretson

If you’re shopping for someone who loves hunting down the latest perfumes and cosmetics, you’re in luck. Not only do beauty enthusiasts love receiving their favorite products and trying new items, but gift-givers also have many options to choose from.

 

Beauty and fragrance gift sets include numerous items for the recipient to sample. Some sets contain a specific type of product, while others offer a nice selection of everything from lipsticks to mascaras. And you don’t have to wait until Christmas to give a gift — beauty Advent calendars are a fun way to celebrate the countdown to the holiday. 

In this article: Anastasia Beverly Hills Natural & Polished Deluxe Brow Kit, Chanel Chance Eau Tendre Eau de Parfum Gift Set, and Rituals Advent Calendar Gift Set

 Perfume gift sets 

Ariana Grande’s Greatest Hits Coffret Gift Set

Featuring six sample bottles of fragrance, this gift set is a thoughtful pick for any Ariana Grande fan. It includes greatest hits including floral Ari, unique Thank U Next, and sweet Cloud.

Sold by Ulta

Chanel Chance Eau Tendre Eau de Parfum Gift Set

This set includes Chanel’s jasmine- and rose-laden Chance Eau Tendre perfume, plus a matching bottle of hair mist that adds notes of grapefruit, quince, and white musk to the blend. The hair mist can be sprayed onto a brush or directly to hair.

Sold by Sephora

 

Versace Perfume Gift Set

Treat them to some of the most iconic Versace fragrances with this gift set. It includes five beautiful sample-size bottles of popular Versace scents such as Bright Crystal, Dylan Blue Pour Femme, and Eros Pour Femme.

Sold by Amazon

Valentino Donna Born in Roma Eau de Parfum Gift Set

Donna Born in Roma is a luxurious scent created with three qualities of jasmine and vanilla bourbon with a touch of bergamot. This gift set comes with two bottles, a 1.7-ounce standard bottle and a travel-friendly mini bottle.

Sold by Ulta and Sephora

 

Burberry Her Eau de Parfum Gift Set

Packaged in an elegant metal box, this gift set features a one-ounce bottle and a travel spray of Burberry’s fruity, floral Her scent, inspired by the city of London.

Sold by Sephora and Ulta

Viktor&Rolf Flowerbomb Eau de Parfum Gift Set

True to its name, Flowerbomb makes floral scents exciting with complex notes of jasmine, orange blossom, and patchouli. This gift set includes 1.7-ounce and 0.23-ounce spray bottles, plus a travel spray.

Sold by Sephora

Lancôme La Vie Est Belle Extraordinary Moments Holiday Gift Set 46% OFF

This sweet and long-lasting fragrance comes in a gift set with a 1.7-ounce spray bottle, a travel spray, and a body lotion.

Sold by Macy’s                

Gucci Flora Gorgeous Gardenia Eau de Parfum Gift Set

They’ll love wearing this gardenia- and jasmine-scented perfume almost any time of year. The set includes a one-ounce spray bottle and a rollerball.

Sold by Ulta and Sephora

Juliette Has A Gun Mini Bestselling Not A Perfume Set

For the fragrance lover who has everything, try this unique gift set. It features mini splash bottles of the brand’s cult-favorite Not A Perfume fragrance, plus the floral and citrusy Magnolia Bliss.

Sold by Sephora

Dior J’adore Eau de Parfum 3-Piece Gift Set

This J’adore set includes two iconic bottles of the famous Dior fragrance, one of which is a full-size 3.4-ounce bottle. The set also includes a 2.5-ounce bottle of body milk with the same fragrance.

Sold by Ulta

Billie Eilish Eilish Embrace Gift Set

For fans of sweet, vanilla-forward perfume, this Eilish gift set comes with a full-size, 3.4-ounce bottle plus a travel spray. Notes of cacao and musk make it a pleasant scent for fall and winter.

Sold by Ulta

Maison Margiela Replica Mini Coffret Set

For someone who loves variety, this set features five of the most popular Replica fragrances, including woodsy By the Fireplace and summery Beach Walk. Each bottle contains 0.24 ounces of eau de toilette.

Sold by Sephora

 

Yves Saint Laurent Three-Piece Black Opium Eau de Parfum Gift Set

This set includes a full-size bottle of the iconic Black Opium fragrance, plus a travel spray and body lotion. Warm and spicy with notes of coffee, cedar, and pear, Black Opium is classic for a night out.

Sold by Macy’s      

 

Chanel Coco Mademoiselle Eau de Parfum Twist and Spray Gift Set

Made for fans of modern classic Coco Mademoiselle, this set includes a full-size, 3.4-ounce perfume bottle plus a travel-friendly twist-and-spray bottle. Coco Mademoiselle is a warm floral fragrance featuring vibrant and sensual notes of orange, jasmine, and rose.

Sold by Sephora and Ulta

Valentino Mini Born in Roma Perfume Set

This set includes two beautiful mini bottles of signature Valentino fragrances, Born in Roma Donna and Voce Viva. Born in Roma has notes of vanilla bourbon, black currant, and jasmine, while Voce Viva is floral and citrusy.

Sold by Sephora

Ariana Grande God is a Woman Gift Set

Several Ariana Grande perfumes are available in gift sets this season, and they all include a full-size perfume bottle, a travel spray, and a shower gel. This one features the line’s newest fragrance, which has notes of pear, rose, and sandalwood.

Sold by Ulta

Yves Saint Laurent Mini Black Opium & Libre Eau de Parfum Gift Set

This mini gift set is the perfect way to give someone a taste of Yves Saint Laurent’s luxury fragrances. It includes Libre, a bold floral fragrance featuring lavender and orange blossom, and Black Opium, an amber vanilla fragrance with notes of coffee.

Sold by Sephora

Clean Reserve Classic Perfume Rollerball Set

This gift set is an exciting choice for the eco-conscious beauty fan in your life. The five fragrances in this set are designed to be mixed and matched, and they’re made from sustainable ingredients with earth-friendly packaging.

Sold by Sephora

Armani Beauty Mini My Way and Acqua di Gioia Perfume Duo

These perfumes come packaged in distinctive, elegant bottles pretty enough for displaying on a vanity. My Way is a sweet white floral scent with notes of tuberose, while Acqua di Gioia is fresh and citrusy.

Sold by Sephora

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Makeup gift sets 

Huda Beauty Mercury Retrograde Eyeshadow Palette

With 18 highly pigmented colors and four lovely finishes, this set is packed with eyeshadows to create numerous subtle and bold eye looks. It comes in an attractive package that presents beautifully. 

Sold by Amazon and Kohl’s

Anastasia Beverly Hills Natural & Polished Deluxe Brow Kit

This kit will make anyone who loves bold, well-defined brows feel like a rock star. It includes pencils with tips for shading, outlining, and filling in brows, plus a gel for grooming fine hairs and locking them in place. You can choose from several long-lasting colors. 

Sold by Ulta, Sephora, Macy’s, and Kohl’s  

Celebrate Conscious Beauty 16-Piece Set

Curated by Ulta, this set is made up of products that are produced using sustainable practices and eco-conscious ingredients. It includes moisturizing products, cleansers, eye masks, perfume, skin treatments, and more. 

Sold by Ulta

Beauty By Earth Luxury Lip Balm Gift Set 20% OFF

These lip balms are made of organic ingredients with a beeswax base. They glide on smoothly and provide long-lasting moisture. The set includes 12 tubes and seven delightful flavors. 

Sold by Amazon 

 

The Gift of Glowing Skin

If you’re shopping for someone who loves to pamper their skin, this 13-piece set is the one to buy. It’s organized by Ulta to include popular items by trusted brands that are formulated to optimize the appearance of skin for a noticeable glow. 

Sold by Ulta

Tarte Best of Blush Mini Amazonian Clay Cheek Set

Anyone who loves to try different colors will enjoy this Tarte blush set. It includes five of the brand’s most popular shades that are made of minerals and Amazonian clay. The travel-size blushes are handy for beauty enthusiasts on the go. 

Sold by Kohl’s

Morphe X Ariel Signature Look 12-Piece Face and Eye Brush Set

Quality makeup brushes are essential to blending makeup for flawless finishes. The 12 brushes in Mophe’s X Ariel set have soft, durable bristles and easy-to-grip handles. It includes brushes for all types of makeup plus a blending sponge. 

Sold by Ulta

Lancôme 11-Piece Beauty Box

This beautiful set is well-stocked with Lancôme favorites, including eye cream, mascara, toner, and lipstick. The products come packaged in a pretty box, so it’s ready to give to your favorite beauty lover. 

Sold by Macy’s 

 

Tarte #1 Lash Wardrobe Mascara Set

Anyone who loves mascara will be delighted to receive this trio of top-sellers by Tarte. Each one is formulated with quality ingredients that lengthen and volumize while defining every lash. The set includes Maneater; Lights, Camera, Lashes; and Tartlette mascaras. 

Sold by Ulta

Sephora Favorites Makeup Must-Haves Set

The set includes Sephora’s top-selling products by popular brands such as Fenty, Urban Decay, and Rare Beauty. The collection includes mascara, liquid eyeliner, blush, setting spray, and more. The products are made for creating beautiful holiday-ready looks. 

Sold by Sephora

Macy's Essential Makeup Wardrobe

Any serious makeup lover will be excited to open this large collection of eyeshadows, lip colors, eyeliners, and face makeup. The well-organized case unfolds for easy access to all of the gorgeous shades. 

Sold by Macy’s

Sephora Collection Wishing You Cream Lip Stain Set

The six lip stains in his set are formulated for beautiful, lasting color with minimal effort. They feature a creamy consistency for comfortable wear; however, the matte finish they produce is natural and long-lasting. 

Sold by Kohl’s and Sephora 

Physicians Formula Shimmer Strips Custom Eye Enhancing Kit 18% OFF

The neutral hues in this makeup set are suitable for everyday wear. It includes long-wearing eyeshadow, eyeliners, and mascara. What’s more, the products are made with ingredients that are safe for sensitive skin. 

Sold by Amazon 

Clinique 4-Piece Bold in a Snap Eyeliner and Mascara Set

With three eyeliners in striking colors and a deep black mascara, Clinique’s Bold in a Snap set is great for creating dramatic eye looks. The mechanical pencils glide on smoothly and never need sharpening. Beauty lovers can feel confident in using Clinique products thanks to their quality ingredients that are free of fragrances, phthalates, and parabens. 

Sold by Macy’s

Deborah Lippmann Bed of Roses Nail Polish Set

This set contains nail polishes for making nails subtle to bold. It includes both sheer and full-coverage polishes in appealing neutral shades with rosy hues. Another feature of the included colors is that they look lovely paired with any skin tone. 

Sold by Sephora

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Beauty Advent calendars 

 

Rituals Advent Calendar Gift Set 20% OFF

Display this festive village calendar that features adorable red cardboard houses and green trees. There are 24 days to open, and each door holds a luxury Rituals product that will make anyone feel special. Products include fragrances like sweet jasmine or cherry blossom, candles, and bath items.

Sold by Amazon

Ulta Beauty Collection 12 Days of Beauty Makeup Advent Calendar

For an Advent calendar that doesn’t take up a whole month, this Ulta Beauty calendar is only 12 days long and features a makeup or skin care item each day. Plus, each item comes in a collectible pink bag. 

Sold by Amazon

 

Best of L’Occitane Skin Care Advent Calendar

This Advent calendar features L’Occitane’s iconic body, face, and hair care products. Open up 24 products leading up to Christmas, including shower gel, almond shampoo and conditioner, verbena soap, face cream, and full-size hand cream.

Sold by Sephora

 

Ole Henriksen 12 Days of OLE Glow Skin Care Advent Calendar

Thanks to this Ole Henriksen Advent calendar, anyone is guaranteed to glow by Christmas. It features 12 luxury essentials that target uneven texture, dryness, and oiliness, including a face cleanser, collagen-based serum, uplifting eye gel, and moisturizer

Sold by Amazon

Bomb Cosmetics The Bomb Advent Calendar

This Advent calendar is sure to please those who enjoy relaxing in a long bath. It comes with 24 fizzy bath bombs and lovely smelling soaps. Plus, all products are made with natural ingredients and essential oils. The brand is also cruelty-free and never tests on animals.

Sold by Amazon

 

OPI Holiday '22 Nail Lacquer Mini 25-Piece Advent Calendar

Nails often get forgotten in beauty boxes, but OPI created an incredible box packed with 25 must-have festive shades, such as Go Big Or Go Chrome, Decked to the Pines, and Rhinestone Red-y. Plus, it includes a rapid-dry top coat and a nail strengthener.

Sold by Ulta

Bare Minerals Clean Beauty Countdown 12-Day Advent Calendar Gift Set

This Bare Minerals Advent calendar is the right gift for those obsessed with clean beauty and cruelty-free products. What separates this box from many others is its inclusion of full-size products, including Mineralist Lasting Eyeliner and 10% Phyto-Retinol Night Concentrate.

Sold by Ulta

Clarins Holiday Sparkle Gift Set

Give a little sparkle this year with this Holiday Sparkle Advent Calendar full of makeup and skin care. It includes 12 must-have Clarins products, such as a full-size beauty flash balm and lip comfort oil. 

Sold by Ulta

Body & Earth Bath Sets 24-Day Advent Calendar

Look no further for a comprehensive beauty box packed with self-care must-haves. All products are made with natural ingredients and are never tested on animals. The box has 24 products, including bath salts, shower gel, candles, body lotion, and comfortable pom-pom socks.

Sold by Amazon

 

Sephora Favorites Advent Calendar

Sephora is one of the best places to pick up trending beauty must-haves, and this Advent calendar is full of Sephora favorites. Twenty-five products from top makeup, skin care, and body care brands are included, such as Sol de Janeiro, Briogeo, Summer Fridays, and Necessaire.

Sold by Sephora

Spa Life "Fizzle All The Way" Bath Bomb Advent Calendar 20% OFF

The holidays can be a stressful time, and this box provides 12 bath bombs that pair perfectly with a relaxing bath. Each bath bomb comes in a fun color and scent that fizzes up as soon as it hits the water.

Sold by Amazon

Invisibobble Beauty Advent Calendar

This Advent calendar ensures no one forgets about the importance of hair accessories. From a well-known hair brand, this box comes with 24 popular items, such as pins, scrunchies, bows, and the trendy Invisibobble spiral hair tie that creates fewer marks, less pulling, and less breakage.

Sold by Amazon

12 Days of ChapStick Holiday Advent Calendar 23% OFF

Chapsticks always go missing, so it’s a nice idea to have extras. Collect the 12 unique holiday flavors in this Advent calendar, such as candy cane, pumpkin pie, holiday cocoa, and sugar cookie.

Sold by Amazon

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Contributing authors: Jennifer Manfrin, Laura Duerr, and Bre Richey.

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