Last-minute beauty gifts to score if you left your holiday shopping too late

Panic! At The Beauty Counter


By Redzhanna Jazmin

Last-minute beauty gifts to score if you left your holiday shopping too late

Scrambling for a gift because Christmas slipped your mind? Fret not—we’re here with some stellar last-minute gift ideas for the beauty lover in your life.

PSA: Christmas is in T-4 days. We repeat: Christmas is in four days! So, if you observe (or you’re just celebrating the holiday with your friends and family in a non-denominal way), we hope you’re sorted and settled for a long weekend of holiday cheer!

READ: The best beauty gift sets for holiday 2022

What’s that? You’re not? You left gift shopping too late and you’re officially running out of time? You’re going to have to turn up empty-handed and be the disappointment of the season? We figured, given that you clicked on this listicle. Rookie mistake.

READ: The best Malaysian-made beauty gifts to shop for Christmas

Fortunately, we won’t let that happen. Behold our foolproof guide to last-minute present shopping for the beauty lover. Don’t wait for a second longer—get sorted in a snap and make your loved ones feel pampered and polished this holiday season with our gift guide ahead:



For the fragrance lover

READ: The best fragrances to shop for the holidays

Get your giftee into the holiday spirit with a festive fragrance! From warm, cocoa-infused scents to fresh, floral aromas, it’s a gift that is bound to please.


For the lipstick lover

From classic reds to everyday neutrals, there’s a signature shade for everyone. Give the gift of a plumper pout with a hydrating lipstick, or add a pop of personality to your giftee’s makeup routine with a bolder choice of shade. No matter what you choose, these lipsticks are sure to add some holiday cheer to anyone’s beauty routine.


For the eye enthusiast

Help your lovers and pals make a statement for the holidays. From shimmering metallics to vibrant matte shadows, these eyeshadow palettes have everything you could possibly need to create the perfect festive look. It’s a great way to add some holiday cheer to anyone’s makeup collection!


For a hairy situation

Keep your loved ones’ locks looking their loveliest this holiday season with this selection of hair care and styling tools. From colour-correcting shampoos and conditioners to top-of-the-line tools, you’ll keep your giftee styled to perfection throughout the season.


For the skincare savant

Pamper the skincare-obsessed as htey wind down for the end of 2022. From nourishing face masks to hydrating serums, radiant, glowing skin is the perfect gift for the new year. 


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