SKYN'S TOP SECRET STOCKING STUFFERS
...THAT EVEN SANTA DOENS'T KNOW ABOUT YET
Let's be real. The holidays can be tricky. There's people to think of, gifts to buy, and a boat load of meals to cook - so while you're out there planning out all the big things, we thought we'd put together a handy dandy little list of the smaller ones to make your life a heck of a lot easier. So in the hopes of doing just that here it is, SKYN'S TOP SECRET STOCKING STUFFERS THAT EVEN SANTA DOESN'T KNOW ABOUT YET!
STUFFERS FOR HER
FOR THAT BOLD CHICK ON YOUR LIST:
Untitled & Co's Maija Bra
It's bold, it's iconic, and it's sure to get her noticed. Forget getting her panties in a bunch, it's all about getting that bra strapped on right. Make sure she's well held with this Maija Bra from Untitled&Co's New Collection. She can kill the game wearing it by itself with jeans or can be subtly bold under a sheer mesh tee. Get it at Untitled&Co for $59.50.
FOR THE GIRL ON THE GO:
Le Mini Macaron Do-It-Yourself Gel Manicure Kit
If she loves macarons and she loves her nails, this perfect little Le mini Macaron do-it-yourself gel manicure kits is going to be her ultimate stocking stuffer. Available at all Hudson’s Bay stores and online at www.leminimacaron.com, this DIY gel manicure kit comes complete with its own mini LED lamp shaped like a French macaron, 1 bottle of 3-in-1 gel polish, a mini nail file and cuticle stick, and remover pads. It’s convenient, cute, and will definitely make her oh-so-merry! Get yours now for only $45.
FOR THE TRAVELER:
Travel Kit by Bleu Lavande
This super convenient kit includes a 2-in-1 Shampoo, Body Milk, Shower Gel and Foaming Bath. Bonus is that it's all made with calming lavender essential oil in travel friendly 60ml bottles, so you can take them on all the planes, trains, and automobiles. Available for $20 at bleulavande.com
FOR THE BEAUTY EXPERT:
The Tria Beauty Hair Removal Laser 4x
This one's a bit of a stocking splurge but the lovely lady receiving it will be beyond thrilled! Give her a big surprise in a small package with the Tria Beauty Hair Removal Laser 4X. Give her the ultimate luxury this season, time, by getting her this sleek at home beauty hair removal laser. It's just as good as the dermatologists and lets her do her thing, at home, her way. Available for $515 at Sephora.com.
FOR THE MAKEUP ENTHUSIAST
Literally anything from Dermablend
Get flawlessly camouflaged skin with Dermablend Professional and discover your inner-confidence. This line is all about high levels of pigment for a full coverage look that is both lightweight and long-lasting. All products are available in select drugstores from $23 - $44.
FOR THE MORE SOPHISTICATED LADY IN YOUR LIFE:
L'Oreal Professionnel Hair Touch Up
Help the sophisticated lady in your life touch-up her roots and hide grey hair in-between hair dyes with the easy-to-use Hair Touch Up spray! Formulated with make-up pigments, it blends seamlessly with your natural and coloured hair to provide incredible coverage. Available exclusively at salons listed at www.lorealprofessionnel.ca. $8.99
FOR THE SOCIAL MAVEN IN YOUR LIFE:
Rose gold ring stand
It's pretty, it's cute, and it's super duper practical, and it's guaranteed to be put to great use right away. Get your practical Santa pants on with this super adorable rose gold ring stand from Urban Outfitters for only $8.
FOR THE WORKAHOLIC:
Marble Macbook Cover
Add a dash of decadence to your MacBook without breaking the bank using this marble styled cover. The decal features a realistic looking marble design and comes with a backing that’s easy to apply and even easier to remove! Only $36.58 at www.thisiswhyImbroke.com
FOR THE SKINCARE FANATIC:
NIVEA Q10plus Face Care line
Help the beauties in your life kiss their wrinkles goodbye with the NIVEA Q10plus Face Care line! The range contains the energy coenzyme Q10 and creatine similar to those found in the skin, in a powerful formula that works effectively against the look of wrinkles – in harmony with your skin. All are around $19.99 and can be found in major drugstores.
STUFFERS FOR HIM
FOR THE CAREFREE TYPE
The Emergency Cash Stash
Let him leave the wallet behind with this super handy emergency cash stash that can clip right onto his keychain. The mini canister holds one rolled up bill for situations when you need money most. Machined in the USA from solid brass, the threadless Emergency Cash Stash is waterproof and small enough (1 ½”) to not be a nuisance when carried with your keys. Plus, the clever design won’t allow the container to open unless it’s off your key ring, so your emergency funds are always safe. Consider it some peace of mind every time you leave the house. Get it at Cool Material for $21.56 now.
FOR THE CLASSIER LAD:
Fred & Friends GIN & TITONIC Titanic Ice Tray
Iceberg, ahead! Watch out lads, this one sinks ships and wins all the bonus points with the classier lads in your life. If you've got a Gin and Topic drinker in the house, or heck, if you've just got any ol' drinker - these smart little iceberg shaped ice cubes are sure to melt his heart. Get them on Amazon here for only $8.51.
FOR THE HOT TAMALE:
Sriracha To-Go Bottle Keychain
Everyone's got that one hot sauce lover in their live. The ones who put hot sauce on evvveryyyything?! Show these hot tamales that you care with these adorable little To-Go Sriracha bottles. Only $8 at Urban Outfitters.
FOR THE LOOKER:
Clean Break™ Oil-Free Moisturizer
Keep his face fresh all winter long with this daily, oil-free facial moisturizer from Jack Black. It's refreshing and shine-free and will leave him feeling ready for any winter adventure life could throw his way. Find it at Sephora for $39.00
FOR THE STYLE GUY:
THE Jern from Vitaly
The Jern is their take on a twisted barn nail and borrows its name from the Danish word for “iron.” Unlike the common nail, however, the Jern features a clean, geometric design that catches light in curious ways and makes a sharp but subtle statement as it moves. Comes on a matching 34” box chain and for the low sale price of $34.00. Get it at www.vitalydesign.ca
FOR THE MISTLETOE KISSER:
Jack Black - The Stick Natural Lip Balm
Get his lips pucker ready with this perfect little pocket-friendly balm that's packed with soothing, natural ingredients. It goes on smooth and will win you all the mistletoe bonus points with a solid cool mint flavour. Find it at Sephora for $10.50.
FOR THE BOOKWORM:
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life
In this generation-defining self-help guide, a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be "positive" all the time so that we can truly become better, happier people. Help the bookworm in your life by getting him this hilarious and surprisingly useful read. Grab it on Amazon for only $14.99
FOR THE BEARDED LAD IN YOUR LIFE:
Remington Beard Boss Kit
For those who love their burly beards, get him this sweet Beard Boss Kit by Remington. He'll use it daily, and love you eternally for it. Find it on Amazon for $49.99
FOR THE TECH WIZ:
Ankor Power Cord Mini
It's the size of a tube of lip balm but can keep his gadgets going strong all day long. Get him this dope little number that he can bring with him anywhere at Amazon now for only $21.99.
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