The time has come to start gathering Christmas gifts for friends and family. We all have someone who loves makeup, but with so many choices where do you begin? Don’t get overwhelmed by the hundreds of choices for your makeup obsessed mom, best friend or cousin- we have made it easy for you! We’ve narrowed it down for you by picking out 5 great makeup kits from brands you trust and love. Maybe you will grab one to add to your own makeup collection; we all need a present too!
Sephora Collection Makeup Academy Blockbuster
If you have an aspiring makeup artist to get a gift for, this is the perfect makeup kit! The kit is an all-in-one fold up box that contains everything a new makeup artist would need- it includes 72 eyeshadows, 28 lip glosses, 7 blushes, 18 crème eyeshadows, 3 concealors, plus lip and eye primers. Wow any makeup obsessed friend or new makeup artist with this perfect kit; it even has a mirror in the top of the lid.
Nude’tude eyeshadow palette by TheBalm
For the girl who likes to keep her makeup simple and polished, this is the perfect eye palette. The palette includes 12 eyeshadows ranging in pale pinks and white to deep browns, black and rich reds. The palette comes in two different packaging styles, naughty or nice, so anyone can enjoy this present regardless if they are on Santa’s list.
This kit is perfect for anyone wanting smooth, glowing skin. It includes pressed powder, finishing mineral veil and pressed blush that are all talc free and great for those with sensitive skin. Perfect gift for those with big New Years Eve plans and want to have a flawless face for the hundreds of instagram shots and selfies.
Any girl who travels will love this kit! It is the perfect size to fit in any bag and includes all the necessities for a girl on the go. This is also a great choice for someone wanting to tryout Smashbox products- it gives them an array of different products so they can get a feel for the brand. The kit includes foundation primer, lid primer, mascara, lip gloss and eyeliner.
Not sure what color suites your cousin best? This lip gloss palette covers them all for under $20! The slim palette is easy to throw into a large purse or an overnight bag, allowing her to always have the perfect lip shade at hand.