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Gift Guide for the Beauty Obsessed: Best Skin Care Sets for the Holidays

Gift Guide for the Beauty Obsessed: Best Skin Care Sets for the Holidays
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There’s one in every family or friendship circle: the skin-care-obsessed who knows everything there is to know about serums, creams, and SPFs. It’s their approach to self-care - their ten minutes in a bathroom-turned-sanctuary to focus on feeling good - meaning that a skin care gift set is the perfect present for them this Christmas.

While single products are a thoughtful and welcomed gift, skin care sets offer a curated routine often at a much better price than buying individually. Treat them to try something new, with bite-sized stocking-filler bundles or stock them up on their favorite full-sized formulas.

Keep reading for our best skin care set picks below.

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The Joy of Skincare Gift Sets

As something that is used daily and cares for our complexions (especially in the colder months), a skin care kit is sure to be a hit with every beauty lover. Befitting all budgets, skin types and complexion concerns, they are the perfect gifting option in an inundated world of products that can sometimes be hard to decipher. Plus, giving a pampering set is a thoughtful present that shows you care this Christmas.

Browse SkinStore’s selection of skin care sets here.

Top Picks for Holiday Skincare Gift Sets

Sunday Riley Wake Up with Me Complete Morning Routine

Offering a complete AM ritual, this set showcases everything from cleanser to cream and all things in between in trial sizes, perfect for the skin care buff yet to try Sunday Riley. And if they love the morning set (which we’re sure they will), why not try the Go to Bed with Me Complete Evening Routine too.

Dr Dennis Gross Skincare AM/PM Gold Standard Kit (Worth $184.00)

A powerful youth-boosting system that diminishes the look of dark spots, fine lines and discoloration. Featuring three daily peel treatments alongside two high-performance serums, this set is perfect for those serious about their anti-aging skin care.

Obagi Medical Hydration Heroes Set (Worth $163.00)

Ideal for those prone to dryness, Obagi Medical’s hydration set stars three iconic formulas that nourish and plump the skin with lightweight moisture. The brand’s Daily Hydro-Drops are featured in full and travel sizes, protecting you from a lackluster complexion at home and on the go.

Elizabeth Arden Nightly Performance Retinol Ceramide Capsules 90-Piece Gift Set

A luxurious Christmas treat for the retinol enthusiast in your life. Featuring 90 vitamin A-filled capsules in the perfect pre-measured amount, alongside a firming face and eye cream, this tempting trio is sure to make them smile.

Top Picks for Affordable Luxury Sets

Skin care doesn’t always need to be a splurge, as many brands offer high-performance formulas at a fraction of the price when bought in a bundle. We’ve picked three luxurious sets that won’t break the bank below.

REN Clean Skincare Radiance Gentle Glow Heroes (Worth $64)

Starring a trio of glow-boosting blends, including a full-sized AHA tonic, this kit is ideal for those wanting to transform dull, sallow skin. Suitable for morning and evening routines, find the brand’s best-selling toner, mask and night cream for less.

Pai Double Cleanse Duo (Worth $53)

A fundamental step in any skin care system, cleansing preps and purifies to ensure the rest of your products work optimally. In this festive set, Pai offers two face wash formulas in the form of an oil and foaming gel, perfect for a thorough double cleanse.

Alpha-H Glow and Go Kit (Worth $65.00)

In collaboration with KONSTANTINA, an Aboriginal artist, Alpha-H showcases three best-selling products in limited-edition packaging for the festive season. For a fraction of the price, secure the coveted Balancing Cleanser, Generation Glow Daily Resurfacing Essence and Essential Hydration Cream in 30ml sizes.

Exclusive Limited-Edition Sets

Only appearing around the holidays, bag a beauty bundle deal in festive and limited-edition gift boxes.

Elemis Pro-Collagen Celebration Classics Trio (Worth $238)

Packaged in a celebration gift box, the Elemis Pro-Collagen three-piece stars the iconic Pro-Collagen Cleansing Balm in a generous 50g size. Joining this are the antioxidant-rich day and night creams, sure to go down a treat for any skin care aficionado.

Sunday Riley Exclusive Clinical Results Trio

Three powerhouse treatments that target wrinkles, dullness and uneven tone feature in this exclusive set. Great for more advanced skin care pros, shop the Sunday Riley Exclusive Clinical Results Trio at SkinStore to get in their good books.

Classic EGF Trio (Worth $328)

Gift this luxurious skincare set featuring the best sellers from BIOEFFECT, the EGF Serum, EGF Eye Serum and an additional refill for the EGF Eye Serum.

A great way than to spread some festive joy, skin care sets are practical, purposeful and certain to be appreciated this Christmas. Shop all skin care gifts, bundles, and sets at SkinStore.

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