Christmas is often called the most wonderful time of the year. We certainly won’t argue with that, but we all know the stress of choosing gifts for loved ones.
Will your gifts be the right choice, will they arrive in time, and will your bank account handle the cost?
This Christmas, we want to whisk away your concerns with the finest selection of skincare gifts and haircare gifts for any budget. You can spoil everyone using this comprehensive list, which includes hair treatments, makeup, tanning, nails, lashes, hairdryers, hair straighteners and men’s grooming gifts.
There are even links to bestselling haircare and skincare sets so you can build your bag while reading.
1. Haircare Gifts
Christmas haircare gifts are a classic choice. While as a child you might have groaned while unwrapping shampoo and conditioner, adults will gasp with joy if the right brands are selected. Thankfully, we have compiled a wide range of products to suit any lifestyle.
Choose from bestsellers, vegan blends and even baby haircare below.
Our Favourite Haircare Gift Sets For Christmas
Moroccanoil Moisture Repair Shampoo 1L & Moroccanoil Moisture Repair Conditioner 1L — If you want to give your loved ones the ultimate haircare gift, check out these powerful cleansers. Each bottle contains golden argan oil as a core ingredient, which moisturises and heals the hair from root to tip. Bonus additions include Matricaria, avocado oil, lavender, rosemary, jojoba and the fan-favourite keratin.
Keep your eyes peeled for sales to snag these for under $100 each and you will have a premium product that any hair lover will appreciate.
Dumb Blonde Platinum Gift Pack — Hopefully, your loved ones won’t be offended by the name, but this popular brand is perfect for lighter hair. This haircare gift pack contains:
- Dumb Blonde No Yellow Shampoo 375ml
- Mask 375ml
- Toning Spray 200ml
- Leave-in Cream 200ml
- Toning Serum 100ml
That is five products to maintain healthy and natural-looking blonde hair in one package. All this for just under $60. Supreme value!
18 In 1 Professional Nourishing Shampoo & Conditioner 375ml — 18 In 1 is one of our favourite vegan and cruelty-free brands. They also boast an extraordinary 18 benefits in one bottle, including healing, strengthening, moisturising, nourishing, smoothing, protecting and more. The secret is a blend of plant-based ingredients like wheat amino acids, soy amino acids and argan oil.
At a cost of around $15.95 each these are affordable and high-quality products.
2. Hair Treatment Gifts
Hair treatments are more expensive than cleansers, but they are perfect for anyone struggling with damage or dryness. Some are even suitable as preventative treatments during colouring.
Of course, hair health may be a sensitive topic for some people. A good tip is to ensure you have an open dialogue with the recipient before purchasing these products.
Our Favourite Hair Treatment Gifts For Christmas
Olaplex Bonding Oil Pack — If your loved ones haven’t experienced this hair repair powerhouse, they will sincerely thank you for the introduction. With specialised bond-building technology, Olaplex Bonding Oil Pack will repair, strengthen and smooth even the most struggling hair types. This pack includes the following:
- Olaplex No.4 Bond Maintenance Shampoo 250ml
- Olaplex No.5 Bond Maintenance Conditioner 250ml
- Olaplex No.7 Bonding Oil 30ml
For a little over $150 you will be gifting three hair treatments designed to work together for incredible results.
K18 Leave-In Repair Mask 50ml + Molecular Repair Mist 300ml Pack — Another bond-building icon is K18. The mask and mist will restore hair to 94% of its original elasticity and 91% of its original strength. Best of all, the vegan and cruelty-free blend produces visible results in just 4 minutes! Your loved ones can add their testimonial to the many glowing reviews on the K18 website.
The pack is about $400 and is sure to put a smile on the face of anyone who knows about K18 and its reputation.
3. Hair Styling Gifts
Styling products offer the chance for creativity with the hair. Rather than ordinary hairspray, we have listed some of the more exciting hair styling products available. Think curl definition, shaping cream, sea salt, pomade and much more.
The possibilities are endless with contemporary styling products, especially with popular brands like Davroe, Dear Barber and Modern Pirate.
Our Favourite Hair Styling Gifts For Christmas
Modern Pirate Duo Pack #1 — Enjoy the following:
- Superior Pomade 100g with long-lasting hold
- Black Pearl Classic Bay Rum Bodywash 250ml with soothing properties
This duo will certainly allow your male loved ones to pamper themselves. Plus, the luxurious packaging from this Australian brand is sure to impress for around 30 bucks.
Modern Pirate Duo Pack #2 — The true pirate experience awaits with:
- Sea Salt Creme Pomade 95g
- Black Pearl Classic Bay Rum Bodywash 250ml
The styling product works by adding a natural-looking texture to the hair for that fresh-from-the-beach look. Meanwhile, the rich sandalwood aroma tantalises the senses. The bodywash includes a rum fragrance with aloe vera and sea buckthorn to soothe.
Harnessing the atmosphere of the Australian beach has never been so easy and this pack is also around $30 so it could even make a good stocking stuffer.
4. Skincare Gift Sets
Another Christmas idea is skincare gifts. Although this type of present can be perceived as impersonal, you can choose a skincare set based on the needs of your loved one for a thoughtful touch.
Once again, be wary of accidentally causing offence. Someone who is sensitive about ageing may not enjoy an anti-ageing skincare set, no matter how luxurious!
Our Favourite Skincare Gift Sets For Christmas
Vitaman Age Defender Kit — We adore this fun and high-performance skincare set for many reasons. For instance, did you know Vitaman is Australian-made and owned? Each product also contains the signature ingredient white tea, which is rich in energising antioxidants and nutrients. As a bonus, the products are presented in a recyclable bamboo cloth bag.
You can help your loved ones achieve younger-looking skin using three products: Wrinkle Smoother Serum, Skin Protector and Izone.
This one comes in at about $200.
5. Makeup Gifts
One of the most enjoyable parts of Christmas is wearing jaw-dropping makeup — and receiving it, of course. Everyone from beginners to experts will appreciate the items in the collection below. You can even boost the merriment by encouraging the whole family to accept a makeover.
Our Favourite Makeup Gifts For Christmas
Modelrock Lipscrub With Lipstick Remover Vanilla Sunset — Although this product might not technically be a gift pack, it was impossible to resist adding this product to the list. Click on the name to see why. It’s worth the effort.
At around 35 bucks it's another great stocking stuffer.
FYNE Eyelash Enhancing Serum + Mascara Bundle — FYNE is one of the finest lash brands on the market. This makeup bundle shows off their best items thanks to:
- Eyelash Enhancing Serum 3ml
- Eyelash Enhancing Mascara 6ml
The serum works by activating the hair follicle, which encourages rapid growth and thickness in as little as 1 week. Meanwhile, the mascara uses an all-natural formula to prevent damage to the lashes. Get this pack for about $100.
6. Tanning Gift Packs
Christmas photos are a staple during the holiday period. So, what better way to get picture-ready than with a tanning gift pack? Both bundles below are cruelty-free and vegan to prevent displeasing ethical recipients.
Our Favourite Tanning Gift Packs For Christmas
MineTan Color Create Tan Drops — This vegan tanning gift pack allows full customisation thanks to four products: Mink, Violet, Dark Ash and Blue Black. Simply use the shades with MineTan Invisible Color Create Pro Solution for glowing skin on the face or body.
For about $15 this is great value.
7. Nail Gift Packs
If you keep up with beauty trends, you will notice your Instagram feed starting to fill with Christmas-themed nails. Let your loved ones join the fun with these expansive bundles. Each one caters to a different budget, which means there’s no need to miss out.
Our Favourite Nail Gift Packs For Christmas
Hawley French Manicure Kit — If you want to gift a nail bundle without shattering your budget, try this affordable kit for Christmas. Hawley French Manicure Kit includes
- 3 x French Polishes,
- Black Beauty File
- Satin Buff
- Orange Stick
That isn’t too shabby for the affordable price tag of about $30.
ABS Misa Manicure Starter Kit — For a jaw-dropping gift option, try this comprehensive nail bundle. There are so many products included:
- 1 x Acetone 250ml
- 1 x Cuticle Softener
- 1 x SNS Vitamin Oil 15ml
- 1 x Misa Base Coat 15ml
- 1 x Misa Topcoat 15ml
- 2 x Misa Nail Lacquer 15ml
- 1 x Mini Cotton Coils
- 1 x Orange 3-Way Buffer
- 1 x SNS Nail File 100/100 (Standard)
- 1 x SNS Nail Edge File 100/100 (Half Moon)
- 1 x Cuticle Nipper 1/4 Jaw
- 1 x Cuticle Pusher with Gauge Knife
- 1 x Nail Clipper
You could just about start your own salon using this haul for around $70.
8. False Lashes Gift Packs
False eyelashes, also called ‘falsies,’ are a one-stop shop for glamour. However, did you know they can also beautify your tree? With three star-shaped baubles containing lux lashes, there will be makeovers galore.
Our Favourite False Lashes Gift Packs For Christmas
Modelrock YOU’RE A STAR CHRISTMAS BAUBLE Poppi Star — Another option is a pair of staggered lashes that add an extra ‘oomph’ to any look. Presented inside a star-shaped bauble, you can expect faux mink lashes with mini lash adhesive and a hanging gift tag. The cost is under $20 and it's a perfect gift for Christmas.
9. Hairdryers & Straighteners
If you’re feeling truly generous, here are the most luxurious haircare gifts of all: hairdryers and straighteners. Available in the most festive colours and high-performance models, these products deserve a standing ovation from your household.
Who said money can’t buy happiness?
Our Favourite Hairdryers & Straighteners For Christmas
Parlux Alyon 2250W – Jade — Not only is this hairdryer a Christmas-themed colour, but it’s also one of the top products on the market. There are four heat and two-speed settings to suit all types of hair. Plus, the built-in silencer helps with noise reduction, and the Hair Free System (HFS) makes removing hair easier. This is a salon-quality hair dryer and comes in a bit under 400 bucks.
Silver Bullet Titanium 230 Supernova Rose Gold — One of our favourite straighteners. The Supernova hair straightener has touchscreen temperature controls, so you don’t accidentally change the settings midway. The touchscreen controls are also smart, as they can recall previous temperature settings.
This hair straightener is very popular and for good reason. For around $250 you can give a gift that will bring years of practical enjoyment.
10. Men’s Grooming Gifts
If you’re struggling to think of gifts for male loved ones, you have arrived at the right place. We have curated a collection of men’s grooming products, which act as haircare and skincare gifts.
Our Favourite Men’s Grooming Gifts For Christmas
Vitaman Shave Like A Pro Kit — This gift pack contains Shave Oil 50ml, Shave Crème 150ml, and After Shave Balm 100ml to meet all grooming needs. The products are even presented in a recyclable bamboo bag. The pack costs a bit under $50.
Proraso Beard Oil Wood & Spice 30ml & Proraso Moustache Wax 15ml — Add moisture and nourishment while styling with this powerful duo. The beard and moustache will never feel better than after using these products.
Costs under $20.
ANDIS Ultra Clip Adjustable Blade Clipper — Andis is one of the best electrical grooming brands on the market. Featuring an adjustable blade clipper this clipper is great value for at-home use. Your loved one will be able to stay neat and tidy with this gift. Get these clippers for under $60 in just a couple of clicks.
AMR E-Gift Cards For All Haircare & Skin Care
If you still haven’t found the perfect Christmas gift, consider AMR Hair & Beauty E-gift cards. These products save time when shopping for loved ones. They also give recipients the freedom to choose the gift they want — no risks are necessary. Simply select one of the stylish designs.
What Skincare & Haircare Christmas Gifts Will You Choose?
From shampoos to shavers, there are items to suit all ages and interests. The selection is guaranteed to keep the fussiest recipients merry and bright.
You can add haircare and skincare gifts to your cart using the links provided. For anyone still struggling with selecting your presents, check out the category on AMR Hair & Beauty dedicated to gift packs.
AMR offers delivery to anywhere in Australia.
Grab your haircare and skincare gifts now. Christmas shopping sorted!