Christmas Gifting doesn’t need to be super expensive. Stocking fillers are typically priced below €15 and if you are as sold as I am then I am almost positive that your memories of these are things like pencil cases and maybe a book. As a Cork based beauty blog I find that we are not limited in anyway especially with the online options and all of our amazing shops and pharmacies
This week I am looking at gifts under €35, if your list is lengthy then you will get the best value in your local Pharmacy. IsaDora Bronzing Kit €9.00 Christmas Set comes with a travel size Bronzing Powder in Terracotta Bronze and a free kabuki brush and miniature mascara – to fit the teeniest party purses! Perfect stocking filler for a glam on the go gal like myself. Available selected pharmacies nationwide. This brand recently hit Irish shelves and it is a massive hit with all ages.
Firstly we have the e.l.f. Double the Drama Eye Kit €25.00 From brows to lashes, everything you need to build and eye-opening look! Eye Enhancing Mascara The light reflecting, metallic mascara is designed to enhance and compliment the colour of your eyes. Baked Eyeshadow Trio: The lightweight baked formula can be worn wet for a vibrant effect or dry for softer pigment. Lock on Liner and Brow Cream: Glides on smoothly to sculpt, shade and define brown. Shape and Style Wax Pencil: Sculpt shape and tame brows. Brow Comb and Brush Sets brow shape and helps soften hair texture. e.l.f. Cosmetics are available from Penneys and pharmacies nationwide.
Ziaja are a pharmacy only brand that offer exceptional value for money for all age groups. Goat’s Milk Gift Set (rrp€14.99): take the milky way to beautiful skin with this gift set containing three top-selling ziaja goat’s milk heroes – a day cream, night cream and award-winning hand and nail cream. Manuka Skincare Gift Set (rrp€13.99): catering specifically for combination to oily complexions, this ziaja gift set combines three unique skincare products to cleanse, hydrate and restore the perfect balance – contains manuka tree day cream, manuka tree cleansing gel and manuka tree face toner. Jasmine Skincare Gift Set (rrp€19.99): treat your complexion or a loved one’s to ziaja’s bestselling anti-ageing range – a collection of jasmine skincare treats that are guaranteed to smooth away concerns about ageing. This gift set comes with three essential skincare products – jasmine day cream, jasmine night cream and a jasmine micellar water. Mens Gift Set (rrp€10.99): the perfect edited gift set for men with three grooming essentials – Men Soothing Moisturising Cream SPF6, Men Soothing Shower Gel and Men Anti-perspirant.
Roger and Galet are famous for their pretty sets and the Fragrance duo set comes in a lovely keepsake gold tin that you could us afterwards for storage. 1x 30ml Wellbeing Water1x 50ml Body Lotion RRP: € 22.50.
Phyto was the first all-natural hair care brand and their exquisite, all-encompassing range of supplements, shampoos, hydrators and treatments have been painstakingly developed to nurture every hair type and texture – so whether yours is dry, frizzy, weakened, fine or thinning – Phyto have a super-charged botanical solution. The PHYTO Phytodensia Set, which includes the Phytodensia Plumping Serum and Phytodensia Plumping Shampoo, for anyone with thinning, devitalised hair €33.
For the make-up addict (all ages) try the new luxurious GLOWrious Highlighting & Bronzing Palette has three textures that practically melt into the skin to give it a radiant glow. It is an absolute must have to help you through the festive season to get your skin gleaming! The palette is available in two different shades – Rose Addiction and Gold. It is a gorgeous trio of an illuminating bronzer, one soft highlighter and one metallic highlighter. Your skin will have a nice subtle sheen and a sun-kissed shimmer. Priced at €15.95 you can find L.O.V GLOWrious Highlighting & Bronzing Palette in Shaws Department Stores and selected pharmacies across Ireland.