9 last-minute Christmas gift ideas
You’d better be quick!
By Iantha Yu
Beauty Crew Beauty Editor / May 26 2017
Still haven’t finished (or started) your Christmas shopping yet? We’ve rounded up all the beauty must-haves this festive season - there’s something for the makeup, skin, hair and fragrance obsessed.
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Edit Surreal Light
If you know someone that is absolutely obsessed with makeup ( yourself included), then you’d better add this gift to cart immediately. Not only does it come with five blendable shades to sculpt, highlight and define the features, it also comes in a limited edition marble compact that’s about the size of your hand, making it totally travel-friendly for touch-ups and the like.
Marc Jacobs Decadence One Eight K Edition
With notes of Italian plum, saffron, Bulgarian rose, jasmine, amber and woods, this limited edition buy will be hard to beat for women of all ages, and it’s one that will satisfy most tastes.
Clinique Tiny Temptations
These 20 little Chubby sticks in a variety of nudes, pinks and corals will have you sorted this festive season. You could put one in your handbag, your gym bag, your car, your work desk, your travel bag… the list goes on.
Mason Pearson Pure Boar Bristle Brush
The fact that all good hairdressers use this must-have hair accessory on a daily basis is testament to how amazing these brushes really are. Our top pick is the boar bristle variety, which promotes shine and stimulates the scalp for healthy growth.
Philips DryCare Prestige Moisture Protect Hairdryer
It’s got a super-charged motor that can be controlled via six speeds, and the outside of the device is covered in rose gold packaging. Pretty and practical? We’re sold.
Gucci Guilty Pour Homme Platinum EDT
This spritz is perfect for the classic man in your life. Loaded with all-star ingredients like geranium, pink pepper, lilac, peach, amber and patchouli, it’ll be a scent that he reaches for over and over again.
Iantha is BEAUTYcrew's Beauty Editor, and has been part of the team since the site launched in 2016. Besides pinky-nude nail polish and wispy false lashes, she has a healthy obsession with face masks and skin care ingredients. Her previous work can be found in Virgin Australia Voyeur, Women's Health, and SHOP Til You Drop.