When it comes to gifting, we’re firm believers that skincare is not only a safe choice but a luxurious and well-considered one.
No matter who you are gifting for, whether it’s the men in your life, a best-friend or an acquaintance you barely know (think Secret Santa, your kid’s teachers, your partner’s boss etc.), there’s rarely a person who won’t appreciate or at the bare minimum use a skincare related gift.
Skincare gifts also perfectly lend themselves to strict budgets and your recipient’s interest, ranging from small general gift packs to luxurious sets and tools catering to specific skin concerns.
What Is A Good Skincare Gift?
If you’re shopping for dad, your brother or significant other there are plenty of skincare gifts designed specifically for men. You may also want to consider whether they have a beard and if they’d be open to a more intricate routine. Shop our extensive guide here.
For the acquaintance, opting for more general and luxe-feeling skincare gifts such as face masks, accessories and relaxation-related buys like face oils and body lotions work best.
Looking for a skincare goodie for your nearest and dearest? Go all out with a high-tech tool or a replenish of their favourite product they won’t stop raving about.
The Best Skincare Gifts Of 2023
L’Occitane Immortelle skincare collection, $210 from Adore Beauty
Introduce your loved ones to the magic of nourished, replenished skin with this limited edition gift set from L’Occitane that includes two innovative Immortelle products, formulated to encourage a youthful appearance.
Limited Edition: Marine collagen multi-flavour, $70 from Vida Glow
If you know someone who is looking to achieve a glow from the inside out, this gift set from Vida Glow comes with four of the brand’s best-selling flavours, made from natural marine collagen to boost the health of skin, nails and hair.
Absolue Holiday Skincare Set, $588 at Lancôme
This beautifully packaged gift set is more than just a pretty face. Valued at over $1000, the Absolu collection targets wrinkles, dullness, dryness, fine lines, uneven texture and tone with its rich formulas including day, night and eye cream.
The Pro-Collagen Gift of Rose set, $130 (was $195) from Elemis
A great gift idea for those struggling with sensitivity, this delicate set of the Rose Cleansing Balm and Rose Marine Cream delivers silky soft skin.
Cellreturn Gold cryo facial set, $170 from Net-A-Porter
These innovative wands were designed to revitalise skin using the magic of cool therapy to rid dark circles and minimise the appearance of pores and fine lines.
Charlotte’s 4 Magic & Science kit, $230 from Charlotte Tilbury
Prioritise glow this Christmas with this set from the queen of the topic, Charlotte Tilbury, that includes a serum, toner, facial and the best-selling Magic Cream moisturiser.
Slip Silk Pillowcase, $95 from a-beauty
The key to the ultimate beauty sleep begins with choosing the right pillow and incorporating a silk slip can not only protect your hair but also potentially help prevent wrinkles.
Ole Henrikson Radiance Retreat skincare set, $95 from Sephora
Ole Henrikson is known for the radiance-boosting approach to skincare and this adorably festive gift set is a treat to find under the tree.
The AB Trial Edit, $444 from Augustinus Bader
Gift something truly luxurious this Christmas, made from sustainably and ethically sourced ingredients in recyclable packaging, this set makes a great gift and introduction into the world of cult-skincare brand, Augustinus Bader.
Adore Beauty Rose quartz facial massage kit, $29.98 (was $59.95) from Adore Beauty
The ancient Chinese tradition of gua sha is a fantastic way to enhance your skincare routine. With this set, you can promote lymphatic drainage, leaving your skin feeling less puffy.
CurrentBody Skin LED light therapy mask, $585 from Current Body
LED has been the latest skincare trend to take the beauty world by storm and with results of acne treatment, anti-aging effects and skin rejuvenation.
Dehydration trio, $510 (was $640) from Rejuvaus
This Christmas, surprise your loved ones with the gift of radiant, well-nourished skin, as these skincare formulas replenish vital nutrients, combat environmental stressors, and promote a glowing, hydrated complexion.
Sulwhasoo Cult Classics kit, $259 from Sephora
Elevate the holiday skincare with this limited-edition set in which First Care Activating Serum will revitalise while Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Cream fights signs of aging.
Neckcorrect8 2nd Generation, $69.95 from Ciencia
When it comes to skincare, the neck and chest are often overlooked. If enhancing these areas is a beauty goal this year, include Ciencia’s innovative cream on your Christmas list for profound hydration and a more toned look.
Skin Shady 50+ by TBH Skincare, $39.95 from TBH
Skin Shady is a broad spectrum 50+ SPF, helping to protect against UVA and UVB as part of a wider sun safety routine, which includes staying out of the sun and wearing protective clothing. It’s also moisturiser and primer.
NOTE: ALWAYS READ THE LABEL AND FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS FOR USE.