We’re in countdown mode for both Chanukah & Christmas, but shopping for everyone on your list can be exhausting, mentally and financially! To lend a little support, a dose of creativity and do the shopping for use, we knew it was time to get beauty expert, Stacy Cox to chime in with some neat gift ideas for the person who has everything!
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Here's a look at the products Stacy showcased today, plus a great website for shoppers!
VALUE FILLED, SHOWER POWER OPTION:
Venus & Herbal Essence Shower Sensations Holiday Gift Set ($9.99) Drugstores Nationwide or try http://www.target.com/s?searchTerm=shower+sensation&category=0|All|matchallpartial|all+categories If you're on a tight budget or fancy yourself a practical gift giver, this best of collection from Venus & Herbal Essence will resonate with you. For just $10 dollars this Holiday inspired kit includes Hello Hydration Shampoo & Conditioner plus a Venus Embrace Razor and a canister of shave gel.
THE GIFT OF ORGANIZATION THAT GIVES BACK:
Joss & Main 8.5 X 11 for $49.95 and 11 X 17 for $95.95 www.jossandmain.com is a chic, flash-sale, members only website that makes it easy for you to show up to an holiday party with the perfect gift. Serve delicious holiday cocktails OR for beauty junkies these incredible selection of limited edition autographed trays are perfect to display your perfumes, makeup brushes or skin care products. Personally designed by Courtney Cox, Zoe Saldana, Bridget Moynahan, and Orlando Bloom – and with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the Epidermolysis Bullosa Medical Research Foundation (EBMRF) an organization dedicated to preventing and helping children with the drastic skin condition of Epidermolysis Bullosa. www.edkids.org buy them through 12/31/12 on www.Jossandmain.com!
DRY SKIN PROBLEM SOLVED UNDER $10 DOLLARS!
Bodycology Nourishing Body Cream & Fragrance Mist Gift Set ($9.99 at Target) www.target.com Six scents include: Frosted Sugar Plum, Blackberry Vanilla & Enchanted Forest. When temperatures dip outside and skin is feeling parched this brand will do the trick to hydrate your body supporting you with moisturizing ingredients such as: soybean oil, cocoa seed butter and aloe leaf juice. (Brand also sent Bodycology Compartment Box Set in Cucumber Melon scent $14.99 at Target Includes Foaming Body Wash, Nourishing Body Cream, Moisturizing Body Lotion, Fragrance Body Mist, Body Butter and Shimmer Lip Gloss as a 2nd example)
FOR BEAUTY JUNKIES: THIS IS THE ULTIMATE PALETTE
NP Set Gorgeous-To-Go Palette ($27) www.target.com This makeup palette by NP Set provides is one stop shopping at it's finest giving you everything you need when you're traveling. It has 12 eye shadows that can be blended or worn separately, 2 glowing blushes, and 3 lip glosses, so you'll be ready for any occasion. The lightweight, portable palette allows women on-the-go to create a variety of looks for all occasions. Vitamin E provides moisturizing and anti-aging benefits while mica helps color stay put. The palette includes brushes too.
GREAT STOCKING STUFFERS WITH STYLE!
Goody Double Wear ($4.99) & Softies ($5.99) www.Target.com Double Wear: is it jewelry? Is it a hairtie? The cool thing is it's BOTH! Function meets fashion & beauty. With Platinum and Gold metal accents that you can wear in your hair or a bracelet or a necklace depending on your mood and the look you're going for. Softies are the first and only no-clip, easy stick-on hair accessory that allows girl to easily style their hair all on their own. Featuring self-sticking, no-clip grips, Softies’ makes hair styling fun and easy for girls to use on themselves! Perfect for girly girls!
PERFECT GIFT FOR HEALTH, BEAUTY DIVA!
Bobbi Brown Inspires Kind Bars w/The Limited Edition Kind Cube ($42.95) www.SnackandGiveBack.co (not .com it's actually .co) Hot right now is the partnership between makeup queen Bobbi Brown and Kind Bars over the holiday season. It examines the popular eat yourself pretty trend in which skin care ingredients like anti-oxidents re showing up in what we eat! The Bobbi Brown Eat Pretty Powerful Cube features Bobbi's four favorite flavors – Dark Chocolate Nuts & Sea Salt, Cashew & Ginger Spice, Dark Chocolate Cinnamon Pecan, and Madagascar Vanilla Almond – and a portion of sales from the cube help KIND fund a new KIND Kitchen at the Broome Street Academy, a public charter high school that prepares New York City's most vulnerable young people to graduate with Regents diplomas.
THE EMERGENCY FOR KIT FOR THE GIRL OR GUY ALWAY ON THE GO!
Ms & Mrs. Mini Emergency Kits for Him & Her! ($13-$15) www.pinchprovisions.com
It's the perfect gift for guys who need the guesswork taken out of grooming. And let's face it, isn't that just about every guy? Comes in a handsome aluminum flip-top box embossed with a mustache logo. The Minimergency Kit for Him contains anything a guy might need...IN A PINCHTM. Includes 13 must-haves: lip balm, dental floss, breath freshener, stain remover, mending kit, safety pin, extra buttons, shoe shine towelette, nail clipper, Hand-sanitizing towelette, deodorant towelette, adhesive bandage, and pain relieverthe
Minimergency® Kit for Her is more compact than a cupcake. And with 16 emergency essentials, you'll wonder how they all fit inside The Minimergency Kit for Her contains anything a gal might need...IN A PINCH. Includes 16 must-haves: hairspray, clear nail polish, nail polish remover, emery board, lip balm, earring backs, clear elastics, sewing kit, double-sided tape, stain remover, deodorant towelette, pain reliever, tampon, breath freshener, dental floss, and an adhesive bandage.
INSIDE SECRET FOR THE HOLIDAY SHOPPER ON A BUDGET:
Want to know when a beauty item you're coveting for a friend's gift goes on sale? Align yourself with www.hukkster.com Hukkster is an online shopping tool! It's a button that sits on your browser and as you shop the internet and see desired merchandise you can "Hukk it" by clicking the button. Hukkster then monitors the price of the item and when it drops or a coupon materializes - the customer gets notified by email or text message. Hukkster is the best way to save time, money and the hassle of shopping in-store. Couple of Beauty Product hubs on Hukkster = Sephora.com and Bloomingdales.com