Hey Guys!
If makeup is more of your bag, Danielle from the Style and Beauty Doctor compiled some sweet smelling, face illuminating, holiday perfect picks for you!

Sessilee Lopez Arlenis Sosa i-D Magazine September 2009
Still not sure what to get the important people in your life for the holidays? Why not give the gift of beauty? I’ve created a list of goods in a variety of price ranges for your folks. Check it out:

For Grandma

Today’s grandma surely isn’t sitting in a rocking chair knitting you a scarf! Chances are she’s a fashionable force to be reckoned with. Hook grandma up with these classic beauty items:


Left to Right: Perricone MD Camera Ready Kit, $98; Olay Ultra Moisture Gift Collection with Venus Embrace, $8.99; Yves Saint Laurent Pure Lipstick, $30; Laura Mercier Soufflé Sampler Set, $55; OPIUM Prestige Holiday Gift Set, $125.

For Mom

Chances are if your grandma is fierce, so is your mom. Get her the beauty goods she deserves.


Left to Right: Yves Saint Laurent Touche Éclat Radiant Touch Concealer; Thierry Mugler ANGEL Delicious Encounter Voyage Essentials, $85; Caress Gift Bag – White Bag Mixed Flavors Body Wash – (5-pc. Including Bag), $8.99; NARS Blush, $25; The Body Shop Totally Tropical Body Butter Trio, $16.80.

Your BFF

Show your BFF some love with these fab beauty gifts:


Left to Right: M·A·C ‘Lipglass & Lustreglass’ Set, $29.50; Make Up For Ever 10 Eyeshadow Palette, $20 (fill it with Make Up For Ever Eyeshadows $19 each or Blushes $19 each); C.O. Bigelow® Lemon Body Cream (Jar) Special Limited Edition, $49.50; Rx for Brown Skin Bright and Even Regimen Set, $55; Vaseline Intensive Care Vitalizing Gel Body Oil with Brazillian Nut and Almond Oils, $7.49.

Your Teen Sis

Grab some fun, yet age appropriate beauty gifts for the teen drama queen in your life:


Left to Right: mark On the Edge Hook Up Liquid Eyeliner, $5.50; MAC Tinted Lip Conditioner, $14.50; Make Up For Ever Aqua Eyes Collection Set, $35; Sephora Brand Color Play Palette II, $24; Hello Kitty Bag Bath Gift Set, $8.99

Your Boyfriend

Get your boo something sweet that will actually be a gift for you, too:


Left to Right: Deluxe Fragrance Sampler for Him, $50; Axe Shower 5-pc. Gift Set – Smoothing, $8.99; Anthony Logistics for Men Clean Start Kit, $40; Jack Black Beard Lube Conditioning Shave – 3 Pack, $40.

(And of course you could also give any of these to your dad!)


Dope! With all these gift suggestions you should have more than enough ideas to hit the mall with gusto!