Holiday Gift Sets from Sephora

There are so many hundreds of Holiday sets up for grabs this season. Being the beauty fanatics that we are, you’ll want to go crazy I’m sure. This is the best time to try a few products for the best value! Here are my top picks from Sephora’s Holiday offerings!



Lashstash Mascara Sampler ($39)
Aren’t we always looking for the new best mascara? With Sephora’s super cute mascara sampler, you get to test some of the industry’s best! Includes Laura Mercier, Tarte, Hourglass and more!


Smashbox Eye Wish Palette ($44) and WISH for the Perfect Pout ($29)
This is the first time that I’ve seen Smashbox come out with a super trendy palette. The pigment is great and the selection is outstanding! Watch out Urban Decay!

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THE After Christmas Sale, Sephora Style!

Oh yeah baby! We’ve found a monster sale at Sephora.com! All of those awesome gift sets that you wanted for the Holiday are now available, and on sale! Seriously, this sale is insane. The AMAZING Stila Lip Glaze set, pictures above, is only $22!!! This is probably one of the best lip gloss sets that I have ever owned! The color spectrum is awesome. And now, it’s $23 cheaper!!!


The Nars Lipgloss Set that I raved about? $35. It’s already in my shopping cart!!! There are actually quite a few different Nars gift sets on sale. They’re about 5-10 bucks cheaper, and that almost never happens! Check out all of the other hot discounts at Sephora.com!

Hope you all had a very merry Christmas!!! If you don’t celebrate it, hope you had a happy December 25th!