The Best Beauty Gifts for Teens
While we wish we could go back and tell our 16-year-old selves to lay off the blue eyeshadow (just a smidge), we wouldn’t trade those days of playing at our mother’s vanity for anything. Pass the feeling on to your daughter, niece or best friend’s kiddo with these fun—and age-appropriate—beauty picks. Experimentation encouraged.
Sparkle and Shine Body Scrub and Butter
Nothing like a set of peppermint-scented products to get her in the holiday spirit.
BeautyBlender Gold Mine
The best of the best, in a convenient four-pack.
Berry Bubbly Clay Mask
Her youthful skin doesn’t need much help, but this gentle purifying mask should keep it that way.
I Dew Care ($19)
Holiday Nail Polish Set
A shade for every one of her moods.
Deborah Lippmann ($45)
Just be sure to reiterate that less is more.
Lime Crime ($38)
Glamspin Lip Balm
To cure boredom and chapped lips.
Taste Beauty ($10)
No clue what she's into these days? Treat her to a gift of endless samples.
Birchbox (from $30)
Rose Hair & Body Oil
Any fan of the Kardashians will flip over this family favorite product.
All-Natural Face Palette
Featuring a bronzer, highlighter and lip balm that can be worn alone or all together for a healthy, subtle glow.
Beach Wave Hair Mist
Help her channel those carefree vibes all the way to her mane.
Herbivore Botanicals ($20)