Cover The limited edition Rouge Dior minaudière clutch is the perfect Christmas gift for beauty lovers

Whether you're looking for elaborate skincare sets, stocking stuffers, or something for the men in your life, we have got you covered

The festive season is just around the corner and the countdown to Christmas has begun. Avoid the inevitable Christmas rush at crowded shops and department stores and get ahead of your gift shopping with this curated guide. Whether it's skincare, make-up or fragrance, you will find the best gift of every size from your favourite beauty brands, such as Dior, Chanel, Hermès, and more.

Browse the different categories below:

Limited Edition Gift Sets | Stocking Stuffers | Tatler's Edit For Men

See also: Countdown to Christmas: 5 Advent Calendars For Beauty Lovers 

Holiday Gift Sets

Clé de Peau Beauté

To celebrate its 40th anniversary, Clé de Peau Beauté teams up with renowned Parisian jeweller Elie Top. In the limited edition Radiant Sky Collection, Top channels the magic of the night sky, with hand-drawn illustrations of constellations on the luxury beauty brand's most iconic products: La Crème, Lipstick, The Luminising Face Enhancer, Eye Colour Quad, Translucent Loose Powder, The Serum, Cleansing Trio and Lipstick Mini Set.

See also: In Conversation with Clé de Peau Beauté's Global Brand Ambassadors

Chanel

Chanel draws inspiration from the mysterious allure of the moon this holiday season. Highlights from its Christmas collection include the show-stopping new shades of Rouge Allure L'Extrait: Rouge Sélène, Brun Lunaire, Rose Invincible or Rouge Royal.  

We predict that the Éclat Lunaire powder and Les 4 Ombres Ombres de Lune eyeshadow palette with metallic shades of copper, amber-gold, and brown, will be fast favourites among the beauty community. 

For a special finishing touch, Chanel also introduces Duo Lumière, a multi-use gel in two shades that can add gold sparkle on brows, lids or lashes, as well as two new nail polish shades: shimmering gold Clair de Lune and deep red Super Lune. 

See also: Tracing the Iconic Scent of Chanel Fragrances

Aesop

The Poetry of Place is a collection of four Aesop gift kits containing skincare and products for the hands and body: Congruous, Igneous, Industrious, and Precipitous. 

The packaging pays homage to the design code of different Aesop stores around the world, from Sydney and downtown LA to Hong Kong and Seoul

See also: Meet Barnabé Fillion, The Perfumer Behind Aesop's Best-Selling Fragrances

Dior 

Among the many limited edition gift sets that Dior are offering this festive season, two that stand out are the La Collection Privée Christian Dior fragrance discovery set, and Rouge Dior minaudière clutch. The former is a spectacular case of 10 iconic fragrances, including Gris Dior, Eden-Roc, Vanilla Diorama, and more, adorned with the hypnotic sketches of artist Pietro Ruffo. 

The latter is a show-stopping, multi-functional clutch containing a removable lipstick holder, which can also be attached to a strap and worn around the neck. It contains a classic Rouge Dior lipstick with an engraved bullet and three refills. 

Related: Find Out More About Dior's Exciting Beauty Advent Calendar

Lancôme

Lancôme partners with world-famous artist and recently appointed Officer for the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, Richard Orlinski, to recreate its logo in his style. It presents a stunning reimagination of the brand's rose logo, which is the main focus of its gift sets' packaging this Christmas, including The Beauty Box set featuring 11 of its signature products, five of which are full-sized. 

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Shiseido 

The Japanese beauty brand's Folded With Love gift box contains its bestsellers, including the radiance-boosting, anti-ageing Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate.

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Fenty Beauty

It's going to be a Merry Berry Christmas with Fenty Beauty this year. The latest Fenty Icon Semi-Matte Refillable Lipstick comes with a new limited edition case in sweet berry colours. Other bestselling products are also getting the holiday makeover with new shades and beautiful holiday-inspired packaging, including the Lil Icons lipsticks, Double Cheek'd Up cream blushes, and the signature Glossy Possy lipglosses.

Related: Honest Review: Fenty Beauty's Best-Selling Lipsticks

Malin+Goetz

Malin+Goetz technicolour holiday gift sets will be a joyful addition to presents under the tree. Its two larger boxes, make it a double and the bright side, offer the brand's beloved rum and bergamot lines respectively. 

See also: Christmas Wish Come True: Graff's Jewels Are Gifts That Will Last Forever

Drunk Elephant 

Another year, another Drunk Elephant Christmas haul. The brand new Trunk 6.0 is the ultimate gift for beauty lovers. Within this bright red insulated cooler are 10 full-size skincare essentials, such as the Protini Polypeptide Cream, T.L.C. Framboos Glycolic Night Serum, C-Tango Multivitamin Eye Cream, and more.

See also: Eczema Around the Eyes? Drunk Elephant's New Eye Balm Soothes and Repairs

Stocking Stuffers

Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle

Respected perfumer Frédéric Malle takes Christmas gifting to a whole new level by tapping into luxury footwear brand Pierre Hardy's bold and graphic design. Behold the limited edition kit of three fragrances and an additional travel spray. 

See also: Frédéric Malle and Anne Flipo on Creating Unisex Fragrance, Synthetic Jungle

Decorté

From December 1, you will be able to find this stunning, limited-edition Marcel Wanders x Decorté face power, imprinted with a unique floral design at Isetan KLCC and The Gardens. 

Hourglass

These limited edition offerings created in collaboration with London-based artist Katie Scott are face palettes with a purpose. Five per cent of annual profits from this collection will be donated to Nonhuman Rights Project, an organisation dedicated to securing animal rights around the world.

The Elephant and Butterfly palettes feature the brand's beloved finishing powder in signature shades, as well as exciting new hues of bronzer, blush, and highlighter. 

Dr Dennis Gross

Small but mighty, Dr Dennis Gross' festive Plump It Up gift kit contains the secrets to perfect skin: the Alpha Beta Universal Daily Peel, Hyaluronic Marine Oil-Free Moisture Cleanser and Cushion.  

Laneige

The South Korean beauty brand puts its iconic mini lip sleeping masks in a cheerful, bite-sized box, with a ribbon on the top to give you the option to hang it on your Christmas tree. 

Fenty Skin 

Versatile products with handy packaging, the Butta Drop Shimmering Whipped Oil Body Cream and The Glow Around 4-Piece Travel Skincare Essentials Set are easy wins during the festive season. 

Dr Jart+

The South Korean beauty brand offers practical gift kits with their Ceramidin and Cicapair ranges. Both are ideal for those struggling with eczema, rosacea, and sensitive skin. 

Tatler's Edit For Men

Augustinus Bader

If the man in your life appreciates efficacy and efficiency, he will enjoy Augustinus Bader's products, which are celebrated for its main ingredient called TFC8, a patented technology to trigger the skin's ability to heal and repair itself. For the bare essentials, we recommend heading to Ken's Apothecary, Augustinus Bader's exclusive retailer in Malaysia, to grab The Hydration Heroes gift set, comprising The Body Cream and The Cream or The Rich Cream. 

For a man who's serious about his beauty routine and can handle something more advanced, the full Winter Recovery Set with additional eye cream and serum will do the trick. 

Kilian 

Complex. Intoxicating. Addictive. These exquisite creations by Kilian, a luxury fragrance brand founded by the scion of the Hennessy cognac empire, will give any man the confidence they need to face any situation, whether it's closing an important business deal or going on a first date.  

Related: 5 Best Men's Fragrance for Fall 2022

Glowgear

If the tech guys in your life are always talking about the latest state-of-the-art gaming keyboards, phones, and laptops, they will love the opportunity to update and upgrade their beauty routine with Glowgear's Glowdrop 4-in-1 device, which boasts NASA-inspired LED technology and offers an incredible amount of features, from temperature changes to frequency, to clean the skin and prep it for a close shave. 

Hermès Beauté

Housed in an elegant bottle designed by Philippe Mouquet, H24 eau de parfum brings its renowned aromatic green fragrance to a whole new level of intensity. And for the full collection, Hermès also offers a moisturiser, face mist, cleansing bar, and deodorant stick in the same refreshing scent. 

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