Wednesday, 21 November 2012

Holiday Season Gift Ideas: Stocking Fillers (Lips and Nails Edition)


Are you still stuck for gift ideas? Are you not a gift set or eye product or face product person? Or do you want even more  indiviudal items to make up your own extra amazing gift set? This post is for you!
Today's gift category: Individual items/Stocking fillers
Edition: Lip and Nail products

What you want: Lip products (lip gloss, lipstick) and Nail polish
(From least to most expensive)

Stock Photo of The Body Shop Born Lippy lipalmin Raspberry from
The Body Shop Born Lippy in Raspberry, AUD$8.95 from The Body Shop. This is a sticky, gooey, sheer-ish pink lip balm that's really more of a lipgloss that I've loved since I first received it as a Christmas present in 2002. It's cheap, it smells amazing and this little container will last ages. A great stocking filler.

Stock photo of Rimmel London Kate Moss Lasting Finish Lipstick in No.10
 Rimmel London Kate Moss Lasting Finish Lipstick in No. 10, AUD$11.95 from pharmacies and department stores. This is great. It's a vibrant, smooth, blue-based red. An absolute steal! Click here for a review with swatches.

Stock photo of Revlon Kris Kringle Sunrise Set
Revlon Kris Kringle Sunrise Set, AUD$14.95 from David Jones. I love these fast-drying nail polishes and for $14.95, this is just less than half price! What it includes: 2 Top Speed Nail Enamels- Stormy and Jelly (I have Jelly, it's a really fun, bright pink). Valued at AUD$31.90 by Revlon.

Stock photo of Lime Crime Candy Apply Carousel Lip Gloss

Lime Crime Carousel Lip Gloss in Candy Apple, USD$16.99 from Lime Crime (please use my affiliate link if you're buying). Beautiful, long-wearing, ultra-sparkly blue-based red. 'Nuff said.

Stock photo of the Revlon Kris Kringle Sorbet Set
Revlon Kris Kringle Sorbet Set, AUD$19.95, David Jones. Revlon does great quick-dry nail polishes, and their lip butters are pretty good, too. What it includes: Top Speed Nail Enamel in Peachy and ColorBurst Lip Butter in Creamsicle. Valued at AUD$37.90 by Revlon.

theBalm Mia Moore Lipstick
theBalm Mia Moore Lipstick

theBalm's Mia Moore Lipstick, AUD$19.95 from David Jones. This is an amazingly pigmented, long-wearing matte blue-based red. You cannot go wrong with this colour. For a full review and swatches, click here.

Stock photo of OPI Nail Polish Skyfall Collection in The World Is Not Enough

OPI Nail Polish Skyfall Collection in The World Is Not Enough, AUD$19.95 from David Jones. This is a beautiful, multifaceted, sparkly silver/taupe/pink nail polish with pink and green glitter which changes colour depending on the light. Absolutely beautiful and perfect for the holiday season.

Urban Decay Super-Saturated High Gloss Lip Color in F-Bomb, USD$19, available online. This is a highly pigmented, high-shine lip colour in a convenient pencil form. What's not to love? For a full review with swatches,click here.
Stock photo of Lancome Juicy Tubes
Lancome Juicy Tubes, various prices AUD$20-AUD$46 (Internet/department store). The original and maybe the best. These are pricey but they last forever. They're ultra shiny, smooth and they last on the lips for a fair while, too.
Stock photo of Smashbox Studio Pop for Lips

Smashbox Studio Pop for Lips set, AUD$44.95 from Kit Cosmetics. These are high shine, fun lipglosses. What is included: 3 Lip Enhancing Glosses (Illume, Razzle and Spiceberry) and 2 Reflection High Shine Glosses (Star and Candy).

I hope you've got enough holiday gift ideas now :-)



  1. Thank you for suggesting those girly finds. They are perfect gifts for women. :)

  2. These are simply hard to resist for make-up enthusiasts. So surely, they will definitely appreciate these gift ideas.


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