Gift Guide: The Beauty Addict

Today’s gift guide is for the beauty addict.  I heartily enjoyed putting this together as I am a total, 100% beauty geek and addict, myself.  If you missed my green recommendations, be sure to check them out here.  Otherwise, here are a few of my absolute favorite gifts for the girl who loves her beauty products.  Prepare for massive product overload!

This set from fresh contains three all time faves.  don’t miss it! // MAC’s palettes always do me in.  How cute is the packaging on this one? // argan oil:  a cult favorite for a reason.  I finally got this and love it. // I could write sonnets about this eye shadow palette.  It’s so versatile – L-O-V-E. // And this is my favorite mascara… in the world.

Dying over the rose gold case from this brush set. // This multi-purpose stain makes the perfect stocking stuffer. // Gorgeous pint sized hand creams. // A happy pink nail polish. // The prettiest red-orange lip // Every girl needs a clarisonic.  this one is pretty in pink. // The loveliest pouch to store her many essentials. // BaubleBar + essie…  a match made in heaven // Upgrade her curling iron.  (own + love this!)

Get her a subscription to Birchbox… she’ll discover something new and amazing… every month. // These bath cubes smell so yummy.  Such a luxe little treat. // The ultimate faux lashes.  // The most chic lip balm… ever. // The ultimate of ultimate makeup sets…  perfect for the hardcore beauty addict.

Previous Gift Guides:  Hostess // Green Girl

For even more great gifts, be sure to check out my Give and Get Pinboard (updated daily.)

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  1. Chelsea says 11.20.12

    Can we all please stop and pause at the awesomeness that is Josie Maran’s Argan Oil? Seriously all of these selections are really great! I can’t wait to nab a few for some deserving girlfriends!

    Haute Child in the City

  2. Grace Atwood says 11.20.12

    Completely agree – it’s the best!!

  3. alyson says 11.20.12

    obsessed! you have at least 3-4 of the products in my forthcoming beauty guide (i had a bit of a party in sephora yesterday). finally tried that josie maran oil yest…. excellent, and the naked palette is so on my list. need to buy already!

  4. viv says 11.20.12

    The Naked palette is my all-time favorite!

  5. Noemi says 11.20.12

    I want all these beautiful things!

  6. Alyssa says 11.20.12

    Considering how huge of a beauty addict I am, I’m pretty sure this list was crafted especially for me. I. want. everything.

    The Glossy Life

  7. Bettina says 11.20.12

    Love the They’re Real mascara. I’ve always wanted to try the Josie Maran oil, maybe I’ll add it to my Christmas list. I’ve seen you talk about it before and you had such good things to say about it.

  8. Cassie says 11.20.12

    Oh. My. Goodness. I can’t even sit here and comprehend all of the amazingness that is happening. As a converted beauty junkie I want to get and give everything on this list! I love the lipstick color, even though I would probably never wear it.
    The brush set might be my favorite.

  9. Alexa says 11.20.12

    Love that little makeup bag!

  10. Rachel says 11.20.12

    I told people that “a Sephora gift card is a good gift” and this list proves just that!

  11. Ashley says 11.20.12

    I want everything.

    xo Ashley

  12. Maya says 11.20.12

    I am totally a beauty addict, so I’m loving these picks for the holdiays. I bought the Naked compact earlier this year and it was the best beauty purchase I’ve made in a long time!


  13. Emily says 11.20.12

    Ah, Birchbox. What a perfect gift idea! (To give & to get!)
    Isn’t That Charming.

  14. oooh i love fresh sugar lemon bath cubes. thanks for sharing your picks!