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Byrdie's Very Bougie 2019 Gift Guide for Beauty Lovers

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If you live in a world where money is no object and you can spend with wild abandon on yourself and your loved ones, then a.) how can we become friends? and b.) here's a gift guide made just for you. The thing is, even if money doesn't factor into your decision making, you still want to know that the gifts you're buying are the best of the best, worth the spend, and something the recipient will truly love. With that in mind, we've rounded up the best bougie buys—whether bougie to you means $100 or $1000. Keep scrolling for the luxe beauty gifts well worth blowing some cash on.

Tata Harper Vanity
Tata Harper Tata Harper Vanity Case $1345
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Tata Harper's best-selling products—including the brand's luxe new Supernaturals 2.0 Elixir Vitae Serum that we reviewed here— are housed in this beautiful leather vanity case, complete with mirror.

Lord Jones
Lord Jones The Ultimate Gumdrop Gift Box $390 $300
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Drop some chill into a loved one's life with this gift set of CBD-infused gum drops. The set boasts 72 gumdrops in flavors like Old Fashioned, Sugarplum and Mango Chili (our favorite).

Dr. Barbara Sturm Advent Calendar
Dr. Barbara Sturm Advent Calendar 2019 $495
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We may be well into December but this advent calendar will be a universal crowd-pleaser year-round, trust us, mostly because it contains $1,504 worth of Dr. Barbara Sturm products. With two full-sized products and 22 deluxe-sized products, if you gift this on Christmas day—the recipient will have the fun of opening all 24 days in one go!

Balmain hair pin
Balmain Gold-tone, crystal and leather hair pin $900
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This is the ultimate, timeless, wear-with-anything hair accessory.

Hourglass Brush Set
Hourglass Vegan Brush Collection $650
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For makeup lovers, you can't go wrong with a full spectrum, good quality brush set, and you can't do much better than this kit by Hourglass. The brushes are vegan and they come housed in a chic, faux leather travel case.

Jo Malone candle
Jo Malone London Pomegranate Noir Scented Luxury Candle, 2500g $495
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There are few people that wouldn't appreciate the gift of a candle, especially when it's a Jo Malone Pomegranate Noir candle that weighs 2500 grams and burns for 220 hours.

Charlotte Tilbury
Charlotte Tilbury The Bella Sofia Makeup Look $230
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Gifting a beauty lover Charlotte Tilbury is like gifting a foodie caviar—it's a guaranteed crowd pleaser. And this lip-adorned pouch contains everything one needs to create a sultry, smokey-eyed look.

Celluma Lite
Celluma Lite $995
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Makeup artist Nikki DeRoest swears by this travel LED light for boosting skin glow at home and away. She also has the glowiest skin I have ever seen on a person in real life, so this would be money very well spent.

Sunday Riley Vault Collection
Sunday Riley Ultimate Vault Collection 2019 Edition - Vol.1 $445
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This vault of Sunday Riley products contains every cult product from the brand's lineup including Good Genes, Luna and Tidal. All products are full size and the kit is worth $636.

Huda Beauty Lip Vault
Huda Beauty Power Bullet Lip Vault $455
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If the receiver of your gift loves a matte lip, then gift them with this vault of 24 pigment-rich, long-lasting, Huda Beauty Power Bullet Matte Lipsticks. You can never have too many choices, no?

BECCA x Harrods Glow Vault
Becca Cosmetics Becca x Harrods Glow Vault $341
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Containing 11 luminous, creamy, BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed Highlighters, this kit will last the recipient until Christmas 2020 and beyond.

Skin Inc Tri-Light
Skin Inc. Rechargeable Optimizer Voyage Tri-Light++ Set $330
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If you like the idea of an LED gadget but want to gift something a little smaller and handheld than the Celluma Lite, then opt for this handy device from Skin Inc. The kit contains a brightening vitamin C serum and the device utilizes different colored LED lights to tackle blemishes, pigmentation, fine lines and more; plus, low-frequency stimulation also lifts and tones the skin.

Next up, check out these 35 gifts for the beauty obsessed!

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