Every year, companies like Too Faced, Benefit, Urban Decay and more, like to come out with holiday-themed releases or packaging. Ulta and Sephora carry most of these limited edition products, whether it be a Christmas themed palette or a value set of products listed at a little less than the market price. Here is a guide to some of the holiday makeup products you can now find at most major beauty stores.
Too Faced Gingerbread Spice Eyeshadow Palette
Too Faced is well known for releasing 18 shade palettes that smell like sweet treats, such as their chocolate palette that was incredibly popular when it was first released. Now, they have the gingerbread spice palette which features some neutral shades matched with a highly pigmented and foiled gold shade along with a bright pink and orange. This gives you the flexibility to turn a day look into a night look with a single palette. Plus, the palette smells like gingerbread as the name suggests. They’ve also paired this with their gingerbread scented melted matte lipstick in a gorgeous brown shade. This is one of the best holiday makeup products!
Smashbox Holidaze Line
This year, Smashbox has released quite a few products for the holiday season under the same theme. They have released a liquid lipstick set, priming set, contour and highlight palette, lipstick set, brush collection, and a pack of eyeliners. Their packaging is completely gold with designs of colorful and psychedelic patterns. One product worth noting among these is the lip mattifier that comes along with the regular lipstick set. The lip mattifier has a slight silicone texture to it like their primer does but mattifies any shimmery or glossy color into completely matte.
Too Faced Under The Christmas Tree Breakaway Makeup Palette
Looking for the perfect gift with a little bit of everything? Too faced has you covered with this new holiday release. What looks to be one palette actually splits into three. Two of the trinagular shaped palettes include eyeshadow shades, adding up to 18 shades total. The third palette includes a blush, bronzer, and highlight and a mini size of their famous “Better Than Sex” mascar is included in the gift set as well. This palette is an adorable gift for the makeup lover in your life.
Sephora Favorites Give Me More Lip
Every year, Sephora releases gift sets of a few different brands to try out. They’ve realesed sets with lip products, fragrances, and mascaras. This year, they’ve encluded exciting shades from Huda Beauty, Charlotte Tilbury, Tarte, Yves Saint Laurent, and more. The set includes both full sized and trial sized lip products as well as lipsticks, liquid lipsticks, and glosses. Sephora made sure each shade was universal for most skin tones and the packaging is a collectable, reusable box.
MAC x Patrick Starrr Collection
On December 6th, MAC Cosmetics will be releasing yet another collection with famous YouTuber adn makeup artist, Patrick Starrr. This collection will include three liopstick shades, multiple shimmer and glitter lip toppers, three loose pigments, two palettes with six shades each, and a highlighter. Plus, this collection marks the return of Starrr’s extremely popular loose powder collaboration with MAC. With sleek red packaging complete with Starrr’s signature, this collection is a must-have for the holiday season!
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NARS Riot Velvet Matte Lip Pencil Set
If you’re looking for the perfect holiday red lip shade, NARS definitely has you covered. This set comes with four differenc shades of red in their popular lip penci product. Each shade is slightly different in its hue or undertone so you can find the perfect red lip that matches well with your skin tone. This lip shades are creamy, buildalble, and longlasting. Plus, they come in a super cute red bag adorned with a groahic design of dafety pins.