The concept of guilt doesn't exist when you're shopping during the holidays, especially if you're swiping your plastic for all the right stuff. Below, we round up the best festive beauty treats worth every hefty penny:
Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse Golden Shimmer, P1550, Beauty Bar
This dry oil is like highlighter for your body, except it also nourishes the skin to keep the ashiness away.
NARS x Man Ray Gold Anita Audacious Lipstick, P1700, Central Square
A bestselling nude shade from the Audacious collection all dressed up in gold, so every swipe becomes more of a treat.
Chanel Rouge Allure Lipstick, P1950, Rustan's
Chanel's red lipsticks are the beauty girl's version of an LBD, and they're worth stocking up on every year.
Deborah Lipmann Lady In Red Set, P1950, Rustan's
All the red polishes you need in your life, minus the nasty chemicals.
NARS x Man Ray Overexposed Glow Highlighter, P2050, Glorietta
A universally flattering highlighter that will look like your skin but better.
Chanel Joues Contraste Blush in 380 So Close, P2750, Rustan's
Level up your flush with a fresh, bright orange blush. This one's perfect for olive skin tones.
Dior 5 Couleurs Magnetize Eyeshadow Palette, P3850, SM Makati
A collection of sheer metallic nude shades for your daily eye.
Kiehl's x Kate Moross Midnight Recovery Concentrate, P3895, Greenbelt 5
A festive take on the Kiehl's classic to update your vanity.
Guerlain Météorites Christmas Gold Pearls, P4000, Greenbelt 5
If you haven't tried Guerlain's Météorites yet, this gold version will convert you for sure.
Guerlain Gold Palette for Face, Eyes, Brows & Lips, P4900, Greenbelt 5
All the colors you need for an effortlessly fresh face.
Clarins Double Serum, P5150 for 30ml, Rustan's
The new Double Serum formula will be your wrinkles' worst enemy. It hydrates, regenerates and protects all in one go.
L'Occitane Divine Immortelle Youth Oil, P6200, Estancia Mall
A multi-purpose oil that plumps, brightens and softens the skin to fight visible signs of aging.
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Jo Malone Limited Edition Pomegranate Noir Cologne, P7800, SM Aura
Spicy, woody, and fruity all in one. No wonder this scent has been much-loved since 2005.
Sisley L'Intégral Anti-Age Eye Contour Cream, P8800, Rustan's
Your new best friend for fighting fine lines and wrinkles from environmental stress.
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Estée Lauder Solid Perfume Necklaces, P19,880, SM Aura
Estée Lauder packaged some of their bestselling perfumes into luxurious pendants you can take with you everywhere.
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La Mer Moisturizing Cream Holiday Edition, price available upon request, Rustan's
The holidays aren't complete without a fresh tub of Crème de la Mer, and you know it.
La Prairie Skin Caviar Absolute Filler, P27,000, Rustan's
Forget needles. This can bring back your skin's bounciness without the injectables.