What to put in the Christmas stocking is no longer an issue; check out these awesome stocking filler ideas and breathe a sigh of relief!
1.Asam Perfect Teint (50ml) £23, asambeauty.com
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M.Asam Perfect Teint is the must-have product for Christmas. This holy grail of products combines a retinol-peptide complex and will temporarily diminish signs of lines, wrinkles and unsightly pores, making it the go-to product to use during this party-packed season. M. Asam Perfect Teint acts as a temporary filler, providing a matte finish whilst eradicating shine. This awesome product can be used either as a base or can be applied over your makeup for that perfect flawless complexion. Enjoy!
2.Astaxanthin Collagen All-In-One Gel, £34, DHC
Astaxanthin has received much hype for its anti-aging abilities’, both as a cream and supplement. This highly researched, exceptional antioxidant sourced from fresh water algae, is considered 6000 times more potent that vitamin C and is proven to effectively fight free radical damage, protect your skin wit warrior-like power and thoroughly rejuvenate your complexion. Furthermore, DHC has included highly beneficial ingredients such as collagen, elastin and hyaluronic to ensure optimal brightening, hydrating, nourishing and toning capabilities. What an amazing stocking filler!
3.Bioderma Sensibio H20 Makeup Removing Micelle Facial Cleanser (250ml) £10.80, Boots.com
Before trying this product, we would have thought it improbable to be hooked on a cleanser. Once you try Sensibio H20, you will understand why it is so good. Perfect for the most sensitive skin types, this oh-so-easy to use cleanser does not even require you to rinse – and is 100% effective in seconds.
4.Crabtree & Evelyn Shower Baubles, £16, crabtree-evelyn.co.uk
Transform your shower room into beautiful spa-like bliss with these incredibly fragranced shower baubles from Crabtree & Evelyn. Inside the gorgeous Pomegranate & Argan Oil orb is fig leaf, orange and pomegranate to create a fresh, revitalizing cleanse whilst the argan oil thoroughly nourishes and smooths the skin. Or choose the soothing Rosewater and Pink Peppercorn Bauble that combines peppercorn mixed with sweet floral scents for the ultimate festive fragrance! What better way to glam up the Christmas tree?
5.DHC Beauty Lift Eye Care Essence Roll-On, £24, dhcuk.co.uk.
Containing a rich supply of active lifting components such as ceramide 3 and pentapeptide-18 this awesome eye roll-on will successfully firm, hydrate and lift, whilst the massaging eye treatment includes oat kernel extract to gently cool and stimulate the delicate skin around the eye, effectively targeting any dryness or fine lines. Should your loved one be concerned about dry, dull or aging skin around the eyes, this is the ideal stocking filler gift to buy.
6.DHC Limited Edition Japanese Double Cleanse Set, £19.95, dhcuk.co.uk.com
No matter what your skin type, this amazing two-step system will transform your skin, revealing a bright and luminous complexion. Included in this highly beneficial set:
DHC Deep Cleansing Oil, (70ml)
The Japanese know how to maintain beauty and the deep cleansing oil is a firm favourite. Combining virgin olive oil, this deep cleanser removes all makeup with ease.
DHC Mild Soap 35g and DHC Virgin Oil Swabs (50)
This unbelievably gentle bar is so gentle yet 100% effective in cleansing, removing impurities, whilst simultaneously balancing your skin to unveil a fresh and revitalized complexion. DHC’s swabs are infused with a small amount of virgin olive oil for fast and simple makeup removal. These swabs are perfect for on the go (hello parties, goodbye wasted time).
7.Crabtree & Evelyn Mini Shortbread Biscuits Musical Tin, £15, crabtree-evelyn.co.uk
Nothing will get you into the festive spirit more quickly than this gorgeous hand-wound musical biscuit tin. Better yet, inside this beautiful keepsake tin you will discover a heavenly supply of shortbread biscuits. Made to perfection for Crabtree & Evelyn, by a family-run bakery in Edinburgh, we couldn’t wait to try them out, and…OMG!
8. Dr.Ceuticals Hand S.O.S Intensive Balm, £9.99, www.drceuticals.co.uk
Everyone knows of someone with cracked or dry skin on their hands, which is why Dr.Ceuticals Hand SOS Intensive Cream is the perfect stocking filler gift. This incredibly nurturing formula contains highly beneficial ingredients such as glycerine, lanolin, shea and cocoa butters to quickly repair and soften. Furthermore, this balm also includes allantoin, a compound renowned exceptional repairing and rejuvenating qualities. Take that cold snap!
9.Fake Bake Flawless Self-Tan Liquid, £24.95, fakebake.co.uk
Get ready to fall in love; this self-tan is touted for being one of the best fake tan liquids around. The reason it is flawless being that it creates a fast-drying and streak-free golden glow with minimal effort required (music to our ears). Not only does this natural looking tan develop in just 4-6 hours, but it also comes with a beautiful coconut scent so you no longer have to smell like a chemical factory in the name of beauty! This kit includes gloves, mitt and step-by-step instructions, so there can be no possibility of messing up!
10.Glitter Gelly, £14.95, Wunder2.co.uk
Glitter never seems to go out of fashion, so get your glam on this party season with these mess-free, long-wearing shimmery glitters. Formulated in a chunky glitter gel ensures simple and precise application, and a flawlessly smooth finish. These fabulous Glitter Gellies can be used all over, providing that sparkly pop of colour to keep you looking your best all night long.
11.Fife & Forfar Yeomanry iPad Sleeve (Size 22cm x 26cm) £19, Smartturnout.com
Make your loved one happy and super stylish this festive season with this sleek and sophisticated iPad Sleeve. Created from high quality leather, this sleeve features a printed leather striped trim in the colours of the Fife and Forfar Yeomanry. Perfect for keeping your iPad safe and looking oh-so smart!
12. Natura Natural Face Care Kit, £13.99, www.naturasiberica.co.uk
Go on, gift your loved one to the ultimate skin care treat with Natura Siberica’s Face Care Kit. Included in this set is all your beautiful skin needs to stay looking its best. You will find:
Gentle Face Peeling (150ml): the scrub offers sophora japonica and arctic raspberry to gently exfoliate and repair the skin, creating a firmer and smoother result.
Cleansing Fluid (200ml): A highly effective cleansing fluid that provides outstanding nourishment, too.
Energizing Facial Mask (75ml): Say adios to dry or dull skin and hello to radiant luminosity with the superior Energizing Facial Mask!
13. Oh K! Exfoliate & Cleanse Bubble Sheet Mask, £6, Asos.com
One of the best beauty products to hit the shelves in 2017 have to be the bubble sheet masks. Now NPW offers K-beauty inspo with their awesome Oh K collection of sheet masks. This unique formula creates a foam when it reacts on the skin, then the bubbles get to work, exfoliating away any dead skin cells to reveal a bright, fresh and smooth complexion. Hooray! Grab yourself one of these amazing masks next time you are shopping in Asos.
14. Xo Balm, £12.50 (45ml) xobalm.com
Should you know someone with dry, irritated and sensitive skin (who doesn’t this time of year?), treat them to optimal benefits of the multifunctional XO Balm. This natural beauty solution can be used for all areas of the face, body and hair to hydrate and nourish. This incredible balm will even effectively manage chronic dermatitis and eczema!
Included in this super-beneficial balm is beeswax that works in unison with coconut oil, chia seed and olive oil. These essential components lock nourishment onto the skin, successfully hydrating, repairing, soothing and strengthening, as well as providing a long-lasting protective barrier. Fruk loves this!
15.Yardley English Rose Hand Cream Cracker, £4, yardley.london.co.uk
Treat her to super soft hands and exquisite scent with Yardley’s delicately floral hand cream cracker. This cream is packed full of exceptionally nourishing components and contains 95% naturally sourced ingredients. Combining shea butter, primrose oil, monoi oil, and brimming with essential fatty acids as well as vitamins A & C ensures this cream offers an array of qualities to maintain the softest, and most beautifully fragranced hands. What an incredible stocking filler idea!
16. Macacha Energy Sachets, £2.99 , www.naturaldispensary.co.uk
Gift your S.O a much-needed boost with this high protein, nutrient-rich, plant protein shake. Yerba Mate benefits people who enjoy a high-energy lifestyle. The plant-protein shake includes kelp seaweed, thus offers added support to balance metabolism and thyroid function. Furthermore, the iron-packed formula thwarts any sign of fatigue. Thank God! Buy here.
Treat yourself to this amazing shimmering body oil that instantly infuses skin with a deeply nourishing blend of antioxidant-rich argan oil and sesame oil. This shimmering body oil is suitable for all skin types, absorbs quickly to revive and moisturize the skin. Give your skin that glow it deserves with Moroccanoil.
Here is something absolutely different and unique, 30 days of fragrance each month for just £12, with up to 200+ designer fragrances to choose from. Why not opt for a special scented gift this Christmas and treat yourself or loved ones the opportunity to try out some classic scents like Dolce and Gabbana, Paco Robanne, Viktor & Rolf and much more at an amazing price tag.
What a great way to start the day, this amazing certified organic body and bath soothes the skin with a nourishing and purifying body wash, then instantly hydrates skin with its fast absorbing body lotion. With a mix of incredible ingredients including sunflower oil, shea butter, cacao butter and aloe vera, KINN is sure to give your skin that everyday pamper it needs.
20. Scunci Fast Dry Paddle Brush- £4.00
Using a good hair brush is very necessary and the leaders in hair accessories, Scunci have finally launched an exclusive range of its hero products into Primark stores nationwide! From elastics with the famous No Slip Grip Technology, to tools that will make you a styling pro, helping you up your hair game. We love this fast dry paddle brush and it goes for an affordable price of £4.
Edited by Elizabeth Ajomale