In Any Case
Powdering your nose (or touching up your lips and eyes) becomes a grander and more enjoyable affair when you’ve got one of these silver stunners in the palm of your hand.
Clockwise from top right:
Bobbi Brown Brightening finishing powder, $54, bobbibrowncosmetics.com
Guerlain Écrin 6 Coulers eye shadow, $93, guerlain.com
DiorSkin Nude Air Tan powder, $54, dior.com
Givenchy Special Edition eye-shadow palette, $42, qvc.com
Guerlain Rouge G Exceptional Complete lip color, $55, guerlain.com
Snap to It
Liquid-foundation fans, rejoice: Finally, a portable option for on-the-go application. The By Terry Light-Expert Click brush marries the brand’s featherlight illuminating foundation with a plush applicator. One push decants four drops of the fluid to the brush head—then just sweep and blend.
L’Occitane gave world-renowned pastry chef Pierre Hermé carte blanche to create a holiday collection. The delectable outcome is a crisp, spicy mix of rhubarb, clove, nutmeg, and grapefruit–tinged products sure to appeal to men and women alike.
From $12 each, usa.loccitane.com
Bubbles of Bubbly
Bathing in Champagne sure sounds decadent—and pricey (not to mention sticky). Swap the sparkling stuff for a more appropriate tub tipple, Antics Farmacista Prosecco bubble bath. Notes of satsuma citrus, apricot, and black currant create an effervescent scent, while aloe and jojoba oil soften skin.
Crimson nails may be a holiday mainstay, but those who gravitate to more of a nude palette have options—six, in fact. Deborah Lippmann’s Undressed Collection features creamy, barely there hues that flatter any skin tone.
$34 for 6, deborahlippmann.com