The holiday season is here and it’s not too late to make someone’s day than by giving them a gift. Syahirah Mokhtazarchecks out some make-up gift ideas

SOME women go crazy over handbags, others gush over jewellery. However, make-up is something women regularly wear so it’s always a good idea to gift someone make-up.

Be it for special holidays or birthdays, it’s the perfect excuse to upgrade the stuff inside the make-up bag! This holiday season, it’s time to explore some gift ideas.

BENEFIT COSMETICS

Confection Cuties (limited edition)

How cute! The packaging is to die for. This mini make-up trio is perfect as it comes in travel-friendly sizes. Inside is Benefit’s best-selling face primer, volumising brow gel and curling mascara. Price: RM100 at Sephora.

FENTY BEAUTY

Bomb Baby Mini and Face Set

Fenty Beauty products have become some of the most coveted beauty brands to date. This must-have set from Fenty Beauty is also ideal for travel and features a highlighter and lips gloss. Price: RM99.

SEPHORA COLLECTION

Once Upon A Night Palette

Sephora never goes wrong with its palette. This one offers a lot — 78 eyeshadows, 24 lip glosses, six blushes, six highlighters and bronzers, four brow powders and 12 eyeliners.

It may not be in travel-sized but it’s perfect as a gift nonetheless.

ANASTASIA BEVERLY HILLS

Modern Renaissance Eye Shadow Palette

Remember the buzz Anastasia Beverly Hills landed in KL? Well, now that it has, gifting it to someone isn’t a bad idea. This comprehensive eyeshadow palette offers 14 essential shades from neutral tones to berry hues. Price: RM200.

TARTE

Here Today, Gone To Maui Color Collection (limited edition)

This is perfect to take you from day to night. The travel-sized set comes with a chrome eyeshadow pot, mascara and quick-dry lip paint. What more can one ask for? This is practical for the party-goer. Available at Sephora.

ZOEVA

Rose Golden Luxury Set

This collection of make-up brushes has eight essentials, handcrafted brushes with rose-golden freeules and matte-black handles stored in a clutch.

According to Sephora’s website, the kit comes with both high-quality natural and synthetic hair so it can be used with cream and powder-based products.

SMASHBOX

Holidaze: Photo finish travel primer trio (limited edition)

This trio of face primers help make-up appear smoother and last longer. Check out Sephora for discounts.

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