BEAUTY KNOWHOW: Santa, we’re ready!

From gorgeous gadgets to skincare superheroes, in our final festive gift guide we list the ultimate beauty fail-safes that we’d love to find underneath our tree. 

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Natasha Pszenicki

Aromatherapy Associates Ultimate Wellbeing collection, £65, aromatherapyassociates.com
This introduction into the world of aromatherapy is the ultimate thoughtful gift.

Slip Silk Sleep Mask, £45, slipsilkpillowcase.co.uk
Sleeping on silk can help to reduce friction, which can reduce stretching and tugging on delicate facial skin.

Pixi Glow Tonic and Rose Tonic, £10 each, pixibeauty.co.uk
This exfoliating, alcohol-free toner gives you smoother, brighter, and clearer skin.

Mariska Meijers Maxi Stripes Red Silk Fringed Clutch, £95, mariskameijers.com
This luxury silk clutch is perfect for day or night.

Dior Backstage Glow Face Palette, £34, dior.com
The Dior makeup artists’ secret weapon to add instant radiance to any look.

Trish McEvoy 100 Luminous Hair and Body Oil, £65, selfridges.com
Rub this lightweight formula over your skin for a smooth, glowing complexion.

Guerlain Electric Look Palette, £64, selfridges.co.uk
Eight glitter-packed eyeshadow shades sit alongside a coral blush and gold-flecked highlighter.

Bella Freud 1970 Rainbow Matches, £15, Bella Freud store, 49 Chiltern St, London W1
A fun way to give a Bella Freud fan their fix.

Kate Spade New York Truly Joyful and Truly Gracious eau de toilette, £45 each, theperfumeshop.com
A range of gorgeous scents inspired by colour.

Dyson Supersonic gold hair dryer, £399.99, dyson.co.uk
Hand gilded in 23.75 karat gold, exclusively at Dyson. 

Fresh Zodiac Oval Soap, £14, johnlewis.com
These limited edition soaps come in every zodiac sign.

Clarins Foundation Brush, £26; Multi-Use Foundation Brush, £26, and Powder Brush, £31, clarins.co.uk
Rapidly apply, blend and layer liquid, cream or powder products with these expert tools.

Anya Hindmarch Candle in Chewing Gum, £350, anyahindmarch.com

Created by perfumer Domitille Michalon-Bertier, Chewing Gum blends notes like fresh mint, Madagascan pink pepper, thyme, and cherry to create a fresh herbal scent.

Compiled by Edwina Ings-Chambers