The tricky problem with getting beauty gifts for your bestie is that just a couple of hair, skin, or nail products can quickly ring up higher than your original holiday budget—and even if there’s lots of goodness packed inside, the package they open will still be pretty small.
We’re not saying you need to go all-out or anything, but there is a way to check off your beauty lovers’ wishlist, without breaking the bank at all. Enter: Walmart‘s beauty aisle, which has so. many. options. for fantastic beauty gifts that range from trending must-haves to products inspired by fan-favorite luxury brands—all at budget-friendly prices. So you can load up a stocking with products from brands you know and love that will deliver the glow-boosting results your bestie is after, all while staying within your original gifting budget.
To save you time (and some money, too), we’ve rounded up six beauty gifts that will make the ultimate stocking stuffers for any beauty fanatic in your life. Whether they’re brand new to the world of beauty or are looking for the final product to complete their shelfie masterpiece, you’ll see nothing but smiles (and immediate unboxing) when it comes time to swap presents.
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Long-lasting, salon-level nails without having to fork over the cash? Sounds like every beauty lover’s dream. Olive & June’s polish glides on oh so smoothly without leaving any streaks, making it so even a nail newbie will get flawless results. (No wonder it has so many raving reviews.)
The way to absolutely win the holiday gift swap? Find your bestie their new signature scent—aka this Ambery Vanilla that’s inspired by YSL’s Black Opium. With hints of pear mixed with licorice, as well as notes of orange blossom and jasmine alongside deep vanilla and black coffee—your bestie will be living in luxury after one spritz.
You can’t scroll on TikTok for more than a couple minutes without coming across one of these cult-fave satin hair-curling sets. Now your bestie can create those perfect, bouncy curls without any heat damage.
This biodegradable sheet mask—made with natural ingredients like avocado extract, ceramides, and hyaluronic acid—was designed to hydrate and repair the skin’s barrier. It’s a can’t-miss addition to any beauty maven’s skin-care regimen, and yes, it’s only three whole dollars.
Keeping a facial spray on-hand for quick refreshes throughout the day is a must for any beauty lover. So, you really can’t go wrong with this spray from Mario Badescu that invigorates the skin with a cool, refreshing mist. It also hydrates and tones their complexion thanks to the infusion of cucumber and peppermint.
Whether she’s on mission to reduce those under-eye bags or simply wants to amp up her nightly self care, these rejuvenating eye gels are the perfect pop-in-her-stocking gift. They have caffeine which improves circulation for reduced puffiness, collagen for better skin elasticity and tone, as well as sodium hyaluronate that helps bind moisture to the skin naturally.