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Here’s the thing about stocking stuffers—even if you’re not actually putting them in someone’s stocking, they still make great gifts when you want to get someone a little something, without going overboard. You know, for that co-worker you’re kind of friendly with or your favorite spin class instructor…you get the picture. The other great thing about stocking stuffers? They’re ideal when you want to give yourself a little something (hey, it’s the holidays and you deserve it.)
Check out our favorite beauty stocking stuffers here.
Esker Beauty Allover Jade Roller
There are plenty of jade rollers for your face, but this is the first for the body; it’s extra-large to help boost lymphatic drainage and combat puffiness and swelling.
Check out our roundup of the best jade rollers you can buy today.
Charlotte Tilbury A Pop Of Pillow Talk Magic Lip & Eye Kit
One lippie in the universally-flattering pinky nude Pillow Talk shade is sold every two minutes; now, it comes in an eyeshadow quad and lacquered gloss. This set is limited edition, making it even more of a special gift. Also, get your hands on it while you can because it won't last.
Aquis Original Microfiber Hair Turban
This is not your average hair towel. Wrapping your hair up in this post-shower will lead to significantly decreased drying time (we're talking up to 50%), thanks to a proprietary wicking fabric. Sold.
Read more reviews of the best hair towels available to purchase online.
Crest 3D White Whitestrips with Light
If your friend or loved one has hinted at wanting to try a professional teeth whitening service a time or two, gift them this cult-favorite whitening kit equipped with a handheld device so they could try it at home. It dramatically whitens teeth and weakens stains in as little as 10 days.
Read more reviews of the best teeth whitening products available today.
Wet Brush Classic Brush
Promote better hair health with this brush meant to be used on wet or dry hair. It makes detangling knots a total breeze with less breakage and snagging compared to traditional brushes.
Peep our roundup of the best hair brushes for other options.
Ouai Texturizing Hair Spray, Mini Size
The ultimate hair styling companion, this spray is a cross between a dry shampoo and hair spray, able to build va-va-voom volume and texture in seconds. Gift the mini size to your friends and loved ones and we're confident they'll eventually transition to the larger size on their own.
Compact Makeup Mirror in Marble
Perfect for applying makeup while on the go, this compact mirror makes for the perfect present. It's available in five designs, but the marble is especially chic for people of all ages.
Peep our guide to the best makeup mirrors on the market.
BeautyBlender Makeup Sponge
Thanks to the soft texture of the beautyblender makeup sponge, your foundation, blush, concealer and more can look airbrushed and like second skin. Now tell us, who would be disappointed with results like that?
Read reviews and shop for the best makeup sponges on the Internet.
LanMa Beauty Blending Sponge Holder
Instead of keeping your makeup sponge on your bathroom counter or vanity to dry, where it can inevitably pick up some germs, store it in these adorable rose gold holders. By keeping your makeup sponge clean, you can help prevent the risk of unwanted breakouts, so this pick is totally worth it if you ask us.
Mario Badescu Facial Spray
The perfect midday pick-me-up to boost moisture on dry, dehydrated skin. It also doubles as a setting spray to lock in makeup.
Read more reviews of the best setting sprays on the market.
Lunya Washable Silk Sleep Mask
Speaking of silk, this 100% silk eye mask makes it easy to get your beauty sleep and also doubles as a headband to keep your hair out of the way during your pre-bedtime skincare routine.
Want to take a look at some more options? Read reviews and shop for the best sleep masks on the market.
Native Mistletoe Holiday Mini Deodorant
There's so much to love about Native deodorants—all of which are aluminum-, paraben-, and cruelty-free, by the way—and these mini versions for the holidays are perfect for stuffing into a stocking.
Read reviews and shop for the best deodorants for sensitive skin.
Organic Bath Bomb Gift Set
Take bath time up about 15 notches with this assortment of deliciously-scented bath bombs. We can't decide what we love more, the seven different addictive scents or the fact that they're shaped like sweet treats—think cupcakes and donuts. Good thing we don't have to pick.
See more of our favorite bath bombs in our roundup of the best.
Touchland Power Mist Hand Sanitizer
As we inch closer and closer towards the cold and flu season, it's even more important to keep germs at bay. This might just be the chicest hand sanitizer we’ve ever seen; it's equal parts pretty and practical. The formula kills over 99.9% of germs, but is moisturizing, not drying, and comes in eight different scents.
Nest Votive Candle in Spiced Orange & Clove
Okay, so maybe a candle technically doesn’t fall into the beauty category, but it’s still a great stocking stuffer. Especially when it’s this baby, in the iconic brand’s newest holiday scent of orange mixed with cinnamon, gingered honey, star anise, and spiced brandy. Long story short: It smells great and won't disappoint as a gift.
Interested in reading more reviews? Take a look at our selection of the best candles.
E5 Animal Print Sheet Masks
Nothing against ordinary sheet masks, but ones with unique designs—like these animal prints—are way more fun. There are 12 masks in total, a variety of tiger, panda, and lion designs infused with green tea, aloe, and collagen respectively. Stuff all three animal prints into a stocking for a gift that will surely be remembered.
Elizavecca Bubble Clay Mask
If you (or your giftee) love to play around with face masks, this one should be added to the rotation. It bubbles up on the face (creating quite the selfie opp) to detox the skin and flush out the pores so your complexion feels clean and refreshed.
Check out our guide to the best K-beauty face masks you can buy.
Burt's Bees Hand Repair Gift Set
Our hands do so much for us, it's only right to treat them with some TLC. This gift set has everything needed to do so, including Burt's Bees Almond Milk Hand Cream, Shea Butter Hand Repair Cream, and Lemon Butter Cuticle Cream, as well as a pair of cotton gloves to help with absorption.
Take a look at some more of the best hand creams available online.
Kopari Coconut Melt Wipes
It’s easier than ever to utilize the awesome hydration of coconut oil, anytime, anywhere, thanks to these portable wipes. Use them on the face or body to moisturize, remove makeup, you name it. Even better: The wipes are also biodegradable.
Read more reviews of the best makeup wipes available online.
Herbivore Botanicals Calm Soaking Bath Salts
You'd be hard-pressed to find someone who would refuse a chance to unwind in a warm bath. Add a few spoonfuls of these mineral-rich Himalayan Pink Salts to your bath and take the aromatherapy and relaxation to the next level. Your hardworking friend will love you for this one—trust us.
Take a look at our favorite bath salts for every purpose.
Deborah Lippmann Treasure Chest Gel Lab Pro Nail Color Set
With four shimmer and five cream shades ranging from classic berry to iridescent purple, this nail set offers something for everyone, no matter what kind of mani moment they’re looking to create.
Read more reviews of the best gel nail polishes available today.
Bath & Body Works The Cozies Shea-Infused Socks
These may seem a little kitschy but stay with us here. Not only are they soft and cozy, but they’re also infused with shea butter to combat the dry, cracked heels that can plague you all winter. Trust us, you (and your BFFs) won’t want to take them off.
La Mer Mini Miracles Set
La Mer products are notoriously expensive, but they're priced that way for a reason—they're really, really good. To really 'wow' your luxury skincare-obsessed friend, reach for this set of three La Mer favorites. There's pint-sized versions of The Treatment Lotion, The Eye Concentrate, and The Moisturizing Soft Cream, as well as a cute travel bag to store them all in.
Yes To Vitamin C Glow-Boosting Unicorn Paper Mask
Anyone will appreciate the fun factor of this shimmery pink mask, which both looks pretty and is infused with vitamin C to help leave skin glowing in just 10 minutes.
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