The 12 Best Holiday Beauty Sets to Gift...or Keep for Yourself

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Our holiday gifting motto this year? In the spirit of Oprah, “You get a beauty set! You get a beauty set! You get a beauty set!” That’s because they’re easy to wrap, cost-effective and often packed with best-selling or buzzy items that are worth a try. We’re talking product bundles so good—from brands including Dr. Dennis Gross, Briogeo and Olive & June—we fully intend on keeping a few for ourselves. Here, the 12 best holiday beauty sets to shop this year.

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1. Kosas The Clean Start Set: Lip Alert

Here’s a gift even your too-cool cousin will appreciate: This trio of Kosas’s most popular lip products. Even better, you can customize your set by choosing exactly which shade of lip balm, lipstick and lip oil gloss you want to include. Worn alone or layered, your lips will stay hydrated and plump.

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2. Best Of Dermstore Problem Solution: Hydrating Regimen

Have a skincare junkie on your list? Get her this curated holiday set from Dermstore. It features $241-worth of products from brands like Dr. Dennis Gross, SkinCeuticals and Obagi, for just $75. (Handy travel bag included).

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3. Briogeo Scalp Revival Soothing Solutions Value Set

You’ve raved about Briogeo’s scalp massager to your sister too many times to count, so it’s about time you got her one of her own. And while you’re at it, you may as well gift her this set, which also contains the brand’s Scalp Revival Charcoal + Coconut Oil Micro-Exfoliating Shampoo, Charcoal + Tea Tree Cooling Hydration Scalp Mask, Charcoal + Tea Tree Scalp Treatment and Charcoal + Biotin Dry Shampoo.

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4. Skinceuticals Anti-aging System

This set features SkinCeuticals’s legendary C E Ferulic treatment, which means it's bound to sell out. Just keep in mind that with anti-aging in the name, you might offend your MIL if you stick this skincare bundle in her stocking. Oh well, guess you’ll just have to keep it for yourself…

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5. Grande Cosmetics 2-step Lash System Set

Multiple PureWow staffers swear by GrandeLASH-MD Lash Enhancing Serum, so when we saw that this set includes a 4-week trial size tube of the formula, plus the GrandeMASCARA Conditioning Peptide Mascara for a little over 20 dollars, our jaw dropped. Yup, this is definitely a gift you’re going to want to slip into your own stocking.

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6. Goopglow Bestsellers Kit

Want to get your mom on the clean beauty train? Give her this kit for Hanukkah. This way, she can sample four of GoopGlow’s best-selling products—but you don’t have to break the bank buying her a full size of each.

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7. Amika Blowout Buffet Blow Dryer Brush Set

The next best thing to booking regular blowouts? A blow dry brush that does the job for you at home. Plus, a heat protecting primer and dry shampoo to extend the time between shampoos.

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8. Dr. Dennis Gross Let It Glow Set

This limited-edition set features Dr. Dennis Gross’s iconic Alpha Beta Peel Pads at a fraction of their typical price. Oh, and it comes with a tube of Alpha Beta Pore Perfecting Cleansing Gel and three Alpha Beta Exfoliating Body Treatment Peel Pads so you can get silky, glowing skin from head to toe.

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9. Peace Out Skincare Skin Champ Power Players

Your best friend has been complaining about maskne and crows feet since May, so help her out with this duo of MVPs from Peace Out Skincare. The acne healing dots work wonders on singular breakouts, while the retinol eye stick softens fine lines.

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10. Deck The Shelves Best Of Versed Gift Set

Something tells us your skincare-loving sister-in-law wouldn’t mind finding this box under the tree. Versed bundled five of its most popular products so she can try ’em all while perfecting her ten-step skincare routine.

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11. Milk Makeup Glossy Glow Full Face Set

Shopping for your makeup-obsessed niece? You can’t go wrong with this set, which includes samples of Milk Makeup’s most popular (and newest) products. Prepare to claim your title as the coolest aunt ever.

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12. Olive & June The Mani Weekender

Any nail salon devotee will be over the moon to receive this 11-piece at-home manicure set. Curated by the nail experts at Olive & June, it includes everything from polish remover to nail art stickers to create a pro-level mani.