A skincare gift set is ideal for any beauty lover. How I do know this? Well, who doesn't want the gift of good skin?! When you think about it like that, you know I'm right. The trouble is there are so many options out there to choose from that it can become quite confusing. Buying skincare for other people can seem daunting, but it doesn't have to be. You'll be pleased to know that we spoke to a couple of shopping experts who revealed how to shop skincare as a gift and you can read their Christmas gift advice here.
Now onto the actual shopping part. Here at Byrdie HQ, we try and test hundreds of products every year, and here is a rundown of just a few of our favourite brands and the stellar gift sets they have on offer this festive season. Trust me when I say I want them all and I promise your giftee will too. Keep scrolling for the 10 best skincare gift sets, available now.
This 100% natural seven-step regimen promises to soften the appearance of wrinkles, minimise pores and restore hydration. Glowing skin, guaranteed.
Want radiant, happier skin? This duo of skin-buffing and brightening tonic and peel will do just that. The Glow Tonic is a Byrdie favourite.
Dr. Lancer counts Kim Kardashian West and Victoria Beckham among his clients, so you're in good hands with this kit. It contains travel sizes of his full face and body regimens so your skin can rival your favourite A-lister.
This set is a great intro to the world of Charlotte's now cult skincare. It contains six products, including the skin-plumping Magic Cream and the glow-giving Goddess Clay Mask.
This custom blend kit has everything you need to pep up tired skin. On the left is the time-release serum and on the right are four vials of oil to target the symptoms of dull skin: Vital Glow with wild carrot, Hyperpigmentation with brightening papaya, Radiance Effect with energising green tea and Dull Skin with orange and passion fruit.
A small but perfectly formed kit, this contains Eve Lom's classic cleanser and cloth, along with the Rescue Mask, Brightening Cream and much-needed Kiss Mix to soothe winter-ravaged lips.
Pure luxury, this kit contains oils for hair, body and face, as well as a hand and body cream. The perfect gift for true skincare obsessives.
For anyone suffering from problem skin, a dull complexion or the first signs of ageing, this kit is a winner. The 200ml AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanser will make light work of imperfections and dull dead skin cells, so complexions will instantly look brighter. The collagen infusion plumps skin while the cream locks in moisture. Skin will look its dewy best.
Housed in this glitzy wash bag are three products: the cult Beauty Flash Balm, the everyday Gentle Cleanser and the Hydra Mask. Ideal for keeping skin at its best during party season.
Calling all Francophiles, this kit encapsulates all that's great about French skincare. The hero product is Caudalie's cult Beauty Elixir mist. Also contained in the line-up are a micellar water, detox mask, luxe eye cream (from the brand's Premier Cru line) and a lightweight moisturising sorbet. It's well worth the £60.
Next up, you can't go wrong with a perfume gift set.