Rappler Gift Guide: Gifts for the beauty addict in your life

MANILA, Philippines – Shopping for someone who loves makeup can be a challenge because chances are your beauty lover knows their stuff – and short of giving them the entire Fenty Beauty catalogue, or MAC's crystallized holiday collection, how else might one impress the makeup maven in their life? We have a few ideas.

A portable ring light for your friend's mobile phone will let them chronicle all their flawless looks with perfect selfies they can take anytime, anywhere. 

Cellphone camera LED ring light (P252) from Lazada.com

Cellphone camera LED ring light (P252) from Lazada.



This face mask from Human Heart Nature can help detox the skin – because we all know that when it comes to makeup, nothing beats a clear canvas. 

Pollution defense face mask (P450) from Human Heart Nature, Commonwealth Ave, Quezon City


This lip box from BDJ Box includes a set of 4 lip tints, 3 lipsticks, and 3 lip crayons, perfect for those who love lips that pop. 

Lip box (P1,999) from bdjbox.com

Lip box (P1,999) from bdjbox.



Speaking of lipsticks, this moisturizing lippie from Happy Skin is a great addition to anyone's lipstick collection. It comes in a good range of shades, from browns and nudes to light peaches and bright pinks.


Shut Up and Kiss Me moisturizing lippie (P599) from Happy Skin, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong


For beauty beginners, or those who are always on the go, this Smashbox palette has it all, from contouring the face to adding just the right amount of shade to the eyes. It also comes with a professional-quality makeup brush.

Smashbox Shape Matters palette (P3,400) from Beauty Bar, Powerplant Mall, Makati


Turn your friend's skincare routine into a spa experience with these Psyche Candles organic soy candles that come in a range of delicious scents like Hot Chocolate, Cinnamon Rolls, Fresh Bamboo, and Green Tea.  

Handpoured organic candle (P500) from Instagram.com/psychecandlesph

Handpoured organic candle (P500) from Instagram.



Of course, you can't go wrong with giving your makeup addict friend a holdall that looks just as good as they do, like this one from Izzo Shop.

Makeup pouch (P250) from izzoshop.com

Makeup pouch (P250) from izzoshop.



Buying a gift for the makeup lover in your life? Fret not, Sephora offers a wide range of makeup. So get clicking!