The time has come for Christmas shopping. This year, give your friends (or yourself) the gift of beauty! There are so many incredible companies making all-natural, organic and vegan beauty products that enhance your complexion, that it would be a shame to overlook their latest and greatest concoctions. The holiday season is the best time of the year to shop around for your next best moisturizer, mask or serum. The following holiday gift guide if your go-to beauty resource this winter, giving you the "in" on 11 products that will change your skin care regimen forever.
Your morning Jo should include a side of 100% Pure’s Organic Coffee Bean Caffeine Eye Cream. The cream is made with green coffee that fights inflammation and increases circulation. It is full of antioxidants that help to fight signs of aging as well as nourishing vitamins and minerals. According to a study conducted by 100% Pure, 83% of users saw and immediate reduction in puffiness and 73% percent of users saw an immediate reduction in dark circles. Price: $21.
Made with organic ingredients, such as castor oil, coconut oil, beeswax and rosemary, RMS’s Living Luminizer is a holiday season must. The formula highlights otherwise dull skin, offering your eyes and cheeks a little sparkle and shimmer. It leaves skin looking radiant, youthful and sheer, without the greasy, glittery aftermath. The Living Luminizer is also RMS’s biggest seller! Price: $38.
If you aren’t a Tata Harper convert yet, now is the time to jump on the bandwagon. Tata Harper’s skincare and beauty products line are a breath of fresh, floral air. Just in case you find yourself under the mistletoe, you’ll want your lips to appear kissable, hydrated and slightly tinted. The Lip Treatment to Be Adored is infused with Bio-Fill technology that offers volume, hydration and conditioning to your lips while reducing fine lines and signs of aging. Price: $28.
4. Definitions Skincare Blush
Give your cheeks a bit more cheer this holiday season. Choose from three basic, but classic blush tints that best suit your complexion. All of Definitions Skincare blushes are free of parabens, talc and oil and are infused with peptides, SPF and botanical extracts.
Introducing the world’s first antimicrobial sonic skin cleansing system: Soniclear. The device allows for better absorption of skincare products and reduces breakouts and blemishes. Not only is Soniclear cheaper than the already popular Clarisonic but also the Soniclear includes a technology called LIFE antimicrobial product protection in the brush heads. This feature guards against stain and odor-causing bacteria that build up between uses. Better yet, the protection doesn’t wash out, so your Soniclear will stay cleaner and fresher for longer! Price: $150.
Infused with vitamin K, cape chamomile oil, mica and silica, the Vitamin K Brightening Eye Serum helps to diminish the appearance of dark circles, skin discolorations and fine lines. Naturopathica promises that it uses only 100% skin-loving ingredients that do not cause irritation and are made with organic, natural and wild-crafted ingredients. Price: $72.
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The colder months often mean drier, flakier skin. Don’t let it show with this AHA Exfoliating Cleanser. It is a foaming body polish fit for the entire body. It contains a blend of natural alpha hydroxyl acids and micro-spherical jojoba oil beads, which work tougher to remove dead skin cells and give you the glow. Price: $49.
8. Zorica of Malibu Serenity Spa Therapy Bath Salt
The holidays often equate to family time and a little bit of chaos, so on this holiday gift guide, we also think about the gifter. Unwind with an afternoon home spa treatment, starting with Zorica of Malibu’s Serenity Spa Therapy Bath Salt. It reduces aches and pains, detoxifies and heightens your senses with lavender and rose geranium. Price: $25.
Fight blemished skin and control oil with this clay-based mask that cleans pores and hydrates the skin. Made with certified organic ingredients, the Blemish Clearing Mask is free of parabens, petroleum, propylene, sodium lauryl sulfates, pesticides, phthalates, artificial dyes and synthetic fragrances. It is also not tested on animals. Price: $24.
The Bee Yummy Skin Food is raw, organic and even edible. The moisturizer has the perfect amount of thickness to work well for both dry and oily-skin types. It is incredibly nourishing and hydrating but is light and doesn’t leave behind a sticky or greasy-looking finish. It is made from wildflower honey, honey cappings, bee pollen, propolis, St. John’s Wort oil, royal jelly, purified water and balsam fir needles. The ingredients are harvested in a wilderness microclimate and are completely unrefined. No preservatives, synthetics or chemicals are used. Price: $39.
What would a holiday gift guide be without Body Deli on the roster? Everything at Body Deli is incredible, but this Nutra Peptide Serum is great for those of you who want to dewrinkle and reveal a more conditioned, softer, free-of-fine-lines complexion. Packed with niacinamide B3, wasabi extract, tripeptide-5 and sea buckthorn, the serum works its magic, diminishing the depth of lines and wrinkles and increasing cellular turnover. All of the Body Deli’s products are raw, organic and living! Price: $65.
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