The festive season is going to commence soon, which means you’ll be stepping out and attending several social events and gatherings. Arriving empty-handed for any event is not an option. Instead, surprise your party host with a specially curated hamper and show them your love and appreciation. If your host is a makeup junkie, don’t opt for the usual perishable gifts. If your friend is a makeup enthusiast, buy them a makeup gift basket. This is a great idea as a gift for makeup lovers, as it is different from the usual gifts, yet is personal and heartfelt.
Choose the gift of makeup, which will make them super happy. If you are in a pickle of what to add to your makeup gift basket, we’ve got your back. These makeup gifts are sure to make every makeup lover jump in excitement. Keep on reading to find the perfect list of gifts for makeup lovers in the face, eye and lip makeup category.
1. Face makeup
Giving face makeup products as a gift can be a little tricky. Getting their foundation and concealer shade right can be very difficult. However, with the Maybelline Fit Finder tool, you can pick their perfect shade easily. All you have to do is, choose a shade closest to their skin tone and you will automatically receive a list of face makeup products in their shade. You can add a foundation, concealer and pressed powder to your makeup gift hamper.
If the person you are curating a gift for is an aspiring makeup artist, you can add the entire shade range of these base makeup products. This as a gift for makeup artists will add a lot of value to their kit and be of great help in their work. If you want to jazz up this cosmetic gift basket with more face products, you can add primer, loose powders, blush, contour and highlighters as well. This will really help them create a complete face makeup kit.
2. Eye makeup
Including products with which one can do their eye makeup in your makeup gift basket will surely make every makeup enthusiast happy. Creating different eye looks is where the creativity of makeup lovers really shines. For eye makeup gifts, start by choosing an eyeshadow palette. Even a simple eyeshadow palette is a very versatile product that can help create multiple looks. You can add a basic nude palette or opt for something colourful. Apart from eyeshadow, adding an eyeliner as a cosmetic gift to the hamper is also a great idea. It can be a gel eyeliner or your standard black liquid eyeliner. If you want to experiment, you can also opt to gift coloured eyeliners. This will be a great addition to the makeup gift basket as it will enable them to experiment with their looks more. You can even add mascara, eyebrow pencil and kajal to this makeup gift basket. These eye makeup gifts will make for a great hamper and will surely impress the beauty obsessed.
3. Lip makeup
Gifting lip makeup products to a makeup lover is a complete home run. Lip products are surely a fan favourite and loved by everyone. They can be used on an everyday basis with or without a full face makeup. You can pick from a wide variety of lipstick shades ranging from brownish nude to deep burgundies or reds. While buying lipsticks, you can choose between creamy mattes or liquid matte lipsticks. If you want your lip makeup gifts to last for a long time, you can opt for liquid lipstick. As these lipsticks last through the day without a need for a touchup. If you are confused about which shade to pick, you can take the assistance of the Maybelline Virtual Try On tool. With this tool, you can upload a picture of the person you are choosing a gift for and try different lipstick shades on them virtually. Not just lipsticks, you can virtually try on different products from the comfort of your home and purchase what you like.
To this makeup gift basket, you can add a lip balm that will help the user prep their lips before applying lip makeup. You can choose between a tinted lip balm or one without any colour. This will help them achieve soft moisturized and plump lips.
Now that you know what to gift to your loved ones, choose from these products to create a personalised gift basket and bring a smile, and glow on their faces.