9 #GlowUp Gifts For Your Beauty-Obsessed Friend

Giving the gift of the #glowup ✨


Chandré Davids |

We all have that friend who spends way too much money at Dischem, filling up their basket with toiletries and make-up. They watch Euphoria mainly for the make-up inspiration and they are the first person you call when you need some skincare advice. With the festive season rolling around, any ol’ gift is not going to cut it for this beauty aficionado, they need something that they will actually use. Whether they love limited edition eyeshadows, think face masks are the ultimate #selfcare or are in need of more make-up brushes, these gifts are curated with your beauty bestie in mind.

Benefit Cosmetics The Great Brow Basics

Any beauty fan knows that eyebrows are essential for any make-up look. And if anyone knows brows, it’s Benefit Cosmetics! This kit features their best sellers, Goof Proof Brow Pencil, Precisely, My Brow Pencil and Gimme Brow+, all of which will give your bestie (or you) the best brows yet.

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Benefit Cosmetics The Great Brow Basics

R 575

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MAC Lucky Stars Lipstick kit

Any makeup lover would appreciate a gift from MAC but get them this MAC Lucky Stars Lipstick Kit, and you’ll be their favourite person ever. Featuring three crowd-pleasing mini-lipsticks in vibrant or neutral shades, all wrapped up in a handy glitter pouch with star-accented zipper.

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MAC Lucky Stars Lipstick Kit

R 420

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If your bestie wears lipstick most days, chances are their lips are in need of a some TLC. And Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask offers intensive care, which is why it remains a beauty cult favourite. Chances are that your beauty lover already adores masks, so this one is sure to cause delight way beyond Christmas.

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Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask

R 365

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Lulu & Marula Refreshing Tonic Mist

For an instant refresh and boost of hydration, this all-natural mist meets toner is a must-have for any beauty bag. It can be used after cleansing as a toner or a hydrating mist for during the day —  and best of all it won’t cause make-up to run.

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Lulu & Marula Refreshing Tonic Mist

R 340

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Maci 3 Piece Cosmetic Case Set

Every beauty lover needs a place to store their goods, and this three piece set it perfect! Each case is a different size which means, whether its in the car or in a handbag, all the essentials can go where they go.

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Maci 3 Piece Cosmetic Case Set

R 300

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WH K-Beauty Starter Kit

K-beauty has taken the world by storm and it a must-have for any beauty fan. Here at WH we cant get enough of it and want to share the goodness with everyone! That’s why we created this amazing k-beauty starter kit with Glowtheory to bring you (or your loved one) their best skin yet. Featuring our top picks, this kit has everything one needs to give you the best taste of K-beauty.

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WH K-Beauty Starter Kit

R 350 +courier

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WBEAUTY Face Essentials Set

Every beauty aficionado needs a good set of brushes, and chances are that your friend already has tons but I can bet they won’t say no to more. This four-piece-set by Woolies has all the essential items for every make-up look.

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WBEAUTY Face Essentials Set

R 300

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LUSH Dreaming of Christmas Gift Sit

Everyone loves something from Lush, their products are mostly natural and this particluar set is vegan. This three piece kit features a shower gel, shower bomb and a body lotion. Each item is made to help soothe and hydrate the skin and ease away those holiday blues.

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LUSH Dreaming of Christmas Gift Set

R 295

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L’abeille Natural Jade Facial Stone Roller

Watch a skincare routine video and you’re sure to see a jade roller in there. It gently stimulates circulation and lymphatic drainage, while boosting collagen for a plumper, firmer complexion. Meaning that next time you and your friend have a girls night it, you are instore for a great at-home facial- talk about a gift that keeps on giving.

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L'abeille Natural Jade Facial Stone Roller

R 520

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