In the age of Instagram, product packaging is a potential marketing tool—which might explain the boom of stunning beauty wares to hit the market as of late. Truly, with so many display-worthy bottles and vials to choose from, our bathroom counter space is at an all-time premium.
On the other hand, these aesthetically pleasing products make ideal gifts, since they're essentially beauty formulas, homewares, and social media pawns, all in one very pretty package. (Hold the wrapping paper.)
Keep scrolling to see the most beautifully packaged beauty gifts money can buy.
Thanks to a luscious blend of neroli, rose, and basil oils, this bath elixir smells as good as it looks.
The name says it all: This heady, earthy-sweet blend of patchouli, musk, and incense is a nostalgia-fueled dream.
The perfect trinket for the aspiring mermaid in your life, this gold-encrusted shell opens up to reveal a gorgeously scented balm.
Formulated to offset the stresses of an urban locale, this aromatherapeutic blend acts as a line of defense for your skin, too. (It would also look adorable on that vintage vanity your eagle-eyed BFF swiped at the Brooklyn flea.)
Bar soap is poised for a major comeback in 2017, and if they all look like these minimalist beauties, we're definitely on board.
Body brushing is a simple ritual that stimulates blood and lymph flow, buffs away dry skin cells, and can even combat cellulite. Not only is Redecker's beautifully carved brush more diminutive than most, but it's also aesthetically pleasing enough to leave out on your bathroom counter.
Sleek and slightly mysterious, this urn contains a nourishing hair and body oil scented with one of Frederic Malle's most beloved fragrances. Just as its name suggests, this blend of amber, black currant, and rose is unabashedly feminine.
Come for the mod lucite container, stay for the ultra-hydrating, perfectly pigmented lip formula.
How's this for an elevated twist on an exceedingly mundane stocking stuffer? Buly's vintage-inspired packaging speaks to the label's historic roots in 19th-century Paris, making it a favorite among French It girls like Caroline de Maigret. Needless to say, it's the chicest tube of toothpaste you'll ever give anyone.
It's always highly disappointing when a product is all curb appeal and no substance, but that definitely can't be said for this fan-favorite oil. Thanks to a high potency of antioxidants and plant-based nutrients, it's essentially a brighter, younger-looking complexion in one very beautiful bottle.
The orange-cardamom scent and mesmerizingly abstract appearance aren't even the main selling points of this soap. Nope, that would be the bloodstone crystal it contains, which is said to realign the chakras and aid with healing the mind and body.
Inspired by twilight in Paris, this fur-accented fragrance highlights the dreamy scent of iris.
Scented with cinnamon, clove, and orange oils, this cozy bath oil makes for a gorgeous tub-side accessory to boot.
This incredibly chic mixing bowl will add a touch of luxury to any at-home facial.