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8 Great Gift Ideas for the Makeup Buff

The makeup buff can be one of the most difficult ladies to gift for these holidays. You can’t assume to choose their cosmetics for them but you know that’s what they’ll want!  Here are 8 great gift ideas that will be sure to please.

Makeup Bag/Case

Makeup Bag Gift Ideas

While we wouldn’t recommend trying to pick out individual cosmetics for the makeup buff – you can never have too many makeup bags! Pick one with a fun print that she can use on her next tropical vacation.


JERDON Brushed Nickel Lighted Pedestal Makeup Mirror


Any set of gift ideas for the makeup buff should include a makeup mirror. So many of us rely on our bathroom mirror and sometimes you just need something optimized to help you get that flawless finish.


Birchbox Subscription



We’re huge fans of Birchbox. It’s a super sampler that’s sure to please and you can get 6 months worth of boxes for your favorite gal for a mega gift.

Eye Shadow Palette



An eye palette makes for an acceptable cosmetics gift since it offers an array of colors. No matter what you choose – it’ll be sure to include at least one color she’ll like and it may even introduce her to new colors!

Makeup Kit/Gift Ideas

Let’s Meet in Paris Kit


A makeup kit is one of those great gift ideas along the lines of an eye palette that will be sure to have at least one item that will please and will allow her to sample new products she’s never tried before. If you know her favorite brand – be sure to choose one from their collection!

Grooming Accessories

Benefit Tweezerman for Benefit Pointed Slant Tweezers



Tweezers, nail clippers, nail files – you can never have too many of these. Inexpensive so you can purchase several you can put together a fun travel kit for the special lady in your life.

Brush Set

Magic Brush


Turn the makeup buff into a makeup artist with her very own brush set! Mix and match or buy a prepackage brush set for the perfect gift. Print out some guides on what brush to use when for an all-inclusive package.

Fragrance Sampler

Sephora Favorites - Fragrance Sampler For Her

Sephora Favorites – Fragrance Sampler For Her


New fragrances are perpetually being introduced and a fragrance sampler is jut the key! Let her sample them before choosing the one she loves most and treat her to a full-sized bottle later on (birthday anyone?)