7 beauty baubles that will take your Christmas tree to the next level
Holiday decorating just got a whole lot more glamorous
By Kate Niven
Beauty Crew Beauty Writer / December 10 2018
While fairy lights, tinsel and kitsch ornaments will always have a place on our Christmas trees, we are all about decorating with baubles that have been filled with some of the best beauty products around. And with luxury perfumes, quality skin care and makeup must-haves all housed inside, it’s no wonder beauty ornaments have become one of the best stocking filler gift ideas. Whether you’re looking to treat a loved one, a colleague or just yourself (it is Christmas, after all), you’re bound to fall in love with one (or all) of these ultra-chic and impossibly cute beauty baubles.
Too Faced Better Than Sex Ornament
Give the gift of amazing lashes this Christmas with this mini version of Too Faced’s cult Better Than Sex Mascara. Promising to lengthen, volumise and thicken lashes all day without smudging, it’s a top choice for any makeup lover.
Philosophy Purity Made Simple Facial Cleanser Ornament
Not only will this nourishing cleanser effectively rid party-season skin of makeup, dirt and impurities without stripping its natural oils, but the limited edition packaging will look so chic on any Christmas tree.
Fenty Beauty Mattemoiselle Christmas Bauble
This glitzy bauble features two travel-sized versions of Fenty Beauty’s most popular Mattemoiselle Lipstick shades: Spanked and Griselda. Perfect for any matte lipstick lover, the ultra-slim lippies are long-wearing, highly pigmented and feel weightless on the lips.
Diptyque Do Son & Tubéreuse Surprise Pocket
If you didn’t manage to get your hands on Diptyque’s amazing advent calendar this year, then their Surprise Pockets are the ideal substitute. With a mini Do Son fragrance, shower oil and 35g Tubéreuse Scented Candle, you’ll be hard-pressed to find anyone who’d turn their nose up at this luxurious gift set.
MOR Merry Marshmallow
Formulated with a blend of vitamin E and shea butter, this 60g soapette from MOR will leave you (or a loved one) smelling delicious, while also ensuring your tree looks positively festive.
Mecca Cosmetica Lip Love Ornament
Lip balms are a staple in every makeup bag, and yet they're one of those products where we're continually trying to find The One. Gift them this Holy Grail lip balm duo and be forever in their good books! Mecca Cosmetica’s Lip Love Ornament features the best-selling Lip De Luscious Glide and Lip De Luscious Night Treatment, which work to nourish, soften and hydrate lips all day and all night.
Burt’s Bees A Bit of Burt’s Bees Pomegranate Gift Set
This lip and hand cream duo featuring Burt’s Bees Pomegranate Lip Balm and Lemon Butter Cuticle Cream is bound to be a crowd-pleaser. We promise everyone from your friends to your mum and even grandma will be happy to receive these 100 per cent natural products.
On the lookout for more Christmas present ideas? Then check out the best limited edition palettes to pick up this Christmas and discover the best beauty gifts that won’t set you back more than $50.
Which of these beauty baubles would you most like to receive? Let us know in the comments below.
Main image credit: Sevak Babakhani
Kate started working for BEAUTYcrew in early 2016, first as a contributor, and was then named Beauty Writer in 2017. She loves picking the brains of the industry's top experts to get to the bottom of beauty's toughest questions. Bronze eyeshadow palettes are her weakness and she's forever on the hunt for the perfect nude nail polish to suit her fair skin. Her words can also be found in Men's Health magazine, and she now works in PR.