Holiday Gift Guide - Makeup Sets.

To give or keep for yourself?

That is my dilemma when it comes to makeup sets. So, I usually do a bit of both. Here are my favorite makeup sets to give or receive this Holiday season.

Tarte Cosmetics We Wish You Health Skinvigorating Discovery Kit

A beautiful set with four of Tarte's best skinvigorating products: Clean Slate Primer, Lock & Roll Eye Shadow. Inside Out Lip Gloss, and 4-in-1 mascara.


Clinique Eye Favourites 

This set has my sisters name written all over it. Clinique's Eye Favourites include 5 items in a gorgeous cosmetic case:  All About Eyes, High Impact Mascara in Black, Long Last Lipstick in Sugared Maple,  Colour Surge Eye Shadow Palette with 6 shades, and Take the Day Off Makeup Remover for Lids, Lashes & Lips. $32.50.


Lancome Juicy Tubes Holiday Gift Set

Eight of my favorite Juicy Tubes in another special edition Holiday set: Pure, Fruity Pop, Hallucination, Pink Horizon, Miracle, Magic Spell, Limited Edition Cherry on Top, and Hot Date.

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MAC Finery: 3 Pink Lips Set

With it's gorgeous metallic detailing on the packaging, these lipsticks and gloss are sure to please: Snob Appeal and Blue Blood Lipsticks, and Gentility Lip Gloss. There are also Finery sets available in Tan, Coral, and Plum shades.

Philosophy Kiss Me Lip Trio

Three ultra yummy lip shines in Melting Chocolate, Cinnamon Buns Lip Shine, and Cranberry Lip Shine.

LORAC Lotsa Gift


Some of LORAC's best in an easy to use collection: Lotsa Lip Plumping Lipstick in Kissin, a matching Lotsa Lip Plumping Lip Gloss in Cutie and a Lotsa Lash Fiber Mascara in Black.

 Make Up For Ever Diamonds For Ever Kit


A gorgeous vanity pouch holds together beautiful must-have products: Diamond Powder 11 (champagne), a Diamond Shadow 301 (diamond white), a Waterproof Lengthening Mascara in 1 (Black), an Aqua Eyes in 1L (Star Black) and a Fascinating Lip Gloss in 1(pearly transparent).

Smashbox Light Speed Lip Gloss Collection


Some of my favorite Smashbox lip glosses all together in  six ultra-luxurious sheer shades: 35mm, Illume, Glare, Glide,  Rush, and Force.

Urban Decay Best of Urban Midnight Cowboy Rides Again Set


Urban Decay's best selling shadow in Mignight Cowboy, one of my faves too, is the center of this set which also includes: an Eyeshadow Primer Potion, a 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil in Bourbon, and a special edition Heavy Metal Glitter Eyeliner in Midnight Cowboy.

Trish McEvoy Lip Color Collection


Gorgeous lips are what in store with this trio of super sexy lip treats: Iced Mocha Lip Color, Simply Glamorous Lip Gloss and Sexy Lip Gloss.

Prescriptives All Year Bronze Set


Nothing like a little artificial sunshine in the dead of the winter, and I love how easy a natural touched by the sun glow can be achieved with this beautiful Prescriptives set: Sunsheen Bronzing Trio in Medium,  Moonbeam Reflective Gloss in Comet, a travel-size Powder Brush and a travel-size Moonbeam Reflective Eyeliner in Beaming Brown.

Anastasia Seven Item Brow Book


The ultimate for the eyebrow obsessed:  After Tweeze Gel, Tweezers, an Angled Cut/Spooley Brush, Matte Camille Eye Lights Pencil, Brow Powder, Brow Gel and four Brow Stencils.