As the years go by I find it harder and harder to think of things that I actually want for Christmas. Throughout the year I can think of lots of things that I would love to receive but when the pressure is on, all of those ideas leak out of my head quicker than you can say Mince Pie!
If you can’t think of an answer next time you are asked what you would like for Christmas take a look at this list, for these are my Top Five ideas for the ultimate Gift For You…
Ilia Beauty Gold Duo Gift Set
A limited edition duo, the Gold Box contains the gold-hued Cosmic Dancer Illuminator (similar to Polkadots & Moonbeams for those in the know) and the gold shimmered White Rabbit Lip gloss. Perfect for any Ilia fan, this box is only available for a short time, so place your orders now!
INIKA Tempest Collection
Evocotive of a stormy day at the beach, this seasons collection is filled with coloir and texture. With a Warm Dusk lipstick, Purple Minx eye pencil and Blooming Nude blush, this beautiful ensemble also contains two limited edition eyeshadows; mineral powder Slate and the cream shadow Pink Cloud.
Jane Iredale Glamour Eye & Lip palette
All-in-one palettes are a classic Christmas gift and this gold rose case from Jane Iredale would look fantastic under any tree. Create a myriad of make-ups with the fifteen eyeshadows, ten lipsticks and five glosses – plus a matching lip brush to boot. Surely the perfect present!
Concrete Minerals Colour Stack
I love these towers of minerals! Concrete Minerals brings us three stacks of colour this season -Rainbow brights (my favourite, pictured right), Nudie-Pie and Blackest Black. Each containing seven of their fabulous loose powders, they are a great choice for mineral fans everywhere.
Kjaer Weis Essential Trio Number 1
This coral and gold toned trio are the perfect choice for those hankering after a a little winter sun. Containing a cream blush, lip tint and eyeshadow, this will bring a little holiday glow to your grey days – and of course, all are completely re-fillable so you need never run out!
£85.00 from Naturisimo
Images: Jane Iredale/iiaa, Kjaer Weis, Concrete Minerals, Ilia Beauty, Inika Cosmetics
*Jane Iredale Eye & Lip Palette contains:
PureGloss Lip Gloss, in five shades:
Shimmering: Snow Berry, Beach Plum, Pink Candy
Sheer: Bellini, Crabapple
PureMoist Lipstick, in 10 shades:
Neutrals: Sarah, Abigail, Kaylee
Pinks and Corals: Liz, Lucy, Madison, Rikki
Reds and Mauves: Naomi, Margi, Theresa
PurePressed Eye Shadow, in 15 shades:
Lights: Oyster, Wink, Hush, Rose Gold, Dreamy Pink
Smoky: Platinum, Cappuccino, Supernova, Merlot, Double Espresso
Brights: Magic, Caribbean, Violet Eyes, Blue Hour, Red Carpet
Concrete Minerals Colour stacks contain: (*non vegan)
Blackest Black stack
Sabotage (black w/ pink sparkle & sheen)*, Seance (deep purple w/ lavender sheen), Souljourner (midnight blue w/ copper sparkle), Kinky (black-base teal w/ rainbow sparkle), Nocturne (deep sparkling moss green), Black Metal (black w/ silver sparkle), Ether (gunmetal silver)
Rainbow Bright stack
Brat (shocking, hot pink), Hearts (deep shimmery red), Napalm (smoldering orange w/ gold sparkle), Juvenile (acid-green w/ turquoise sparkle), Zealous (vibrant turquoise), Bang-Up (electric blue w/ gold sparkle), Unity (vibrant purple w/ gold sparkle)
Smut (dirty silver w/ pink-purple undertones), Lolita (shimmery taupe w/ pink undertones), Deviant (warm plum-purple w/ pink undertones and gold sparkle), Blitzkrieg (shimmering brown)*, Troublemaker (medium-brown w/ gold sparkle), Revolver (deep brownie-brown), Doe-Eyed (dark matte-brown w/ bronze undertones)