Beauty supplies and grooming gifts for both sexes: Holiday gift guide 2013

These beauty supplies and grooming gifts for men and women will be sure to pamper your loved ones

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These beauty supplies and grooming gifts will pamper those on your list who love experimenting with makeup, fragrance, nail polish and skin care. Look for creative packaging from Benefit and Lush, storage solutions from PBteen and stocking stuffers from VMV Skin Specialist Boutique and Fresh.

  • Photograph: Lauren Spinelli

    On model: Rebecca Taylor cable-knit dress, $450, at Rebecca Taylor, 34 Gansevoort St between Greenwich and Hudson Sts (212-243-2600, rebeccataylor.com); We Love Colors tights, $13, at welovecolors.com; Lia Sophia necklace (liasophia.com); Elie Tahari heels (elietahari.com)

  • Benefit Countdown to Love advent calendar (includes 24 travel-size beauty products, a charm necklace, a bracelet and a barrette), $68, at Benefit, 454 West Broadway between W Houston and Prince Sts (212-769-1111, benefitcosmetics.com)

  • PBteen manicure-pedicure lap desk, $79 (monogram $7 per item), at pbteen.com

  • Stila Masterpiece Series set (includes three palettes, each containing five eye shadows and one powder cheek color), $39, at Macy’s, 151 W 34th St at Seventh Ave (212-695-4400, macys.com)

  • Ernest Supplies roll-up tool kit for men (includes protective matte moisturizer, cooling shaving cream and soap-free gel face wash), $110, at ernestsupplies.com

  • Photograph: Eric LeCuyer

    Crabtree & Evelyn Hand Therapy Essentials tote (includes three hand creams), $35, at Crabtree & Evelyn, 10 Columbus Circle at Broadway (212-823-9584) • 30 Rockefeller Center Plaza between Fifth and Sixth Aves (212-582-0190) • crabtree-evelyn.com

  • Tarte Clutch the Spirit eight-piece lipgloss set and clutch, $32, at Ulta, 61-35 Junction Blvd between Horace Harding Expwy and 62nd Dr, Rego Park, Queens (718-699-9004, ulta.com)

  • Photograph: Sean Meszaros

    CHI holiday sets (includes regular and travel-size flatirons), $99 each, at Target, locations throughout the city; visit target.com

  • Lush Snowman Invasion gift set (includes Snowman and Cinders bath bombs), $13, at Lush, locations throughout the city; visit lush.com

  • Photograph: David Parfitt

    The Body Shop Body Butter Lollipop (includes five body creams), $25, at the Body Shop, locations throughout the city; visit thebodyshop-usa.com

  • Sam’s Natural Working Man’s hygiene kit (includes walnut scrub, soap, knuckle wax, hand lotion, foot lotion, body lotion and lip balm), $50, at uncommongoods.com

  • Ciaté Mini Mani Month nail polish advent calendar (includes 18 mini nail polishes, four textured manicure toppings, glitter, sequins and a funnel), $58, at Sephora, locations throughout the city; visit sephora.com

  • Laura Geller Beauty Baked Stackable Macaroons collection (includes three blushes, three highlighters and three eye shadows), $60, at qvc.com

  • Oribe Hair Care Black and Gold collection (includes full- and travel-size dry texturizing sprays, and Côte D’Azur hair refresher), $61, at Bergdorf Goodman, 754 Fifth Ave at 58th St (212-753-7300)

  • Initials, Inc. monogrammed men’s travel case, $38, at initials-inc.com

  • Margot Elena Library of Flowers Linden hand cream, $24, and the Forest Parfum Crema, $21; both at truetous.com

  • Rodin Olio Lusso limited-edition travel kit (includes sample-size bottles of face, hair and body oils, perfume and a packet of cream), $88, at oliolusso.com

  • Valentino Valentina Assoluto holiday set (includes Valentina Assoluto 2.7oz eau de parfum and Satin Floral body lotion), $120, at Bergdorf Goodman, 754 Fifth Ave at 58th St (212-753-7300)

  • Fresh Sugar Baby (includes Sugar lip polish, Sugar Rose tinted lip treatment with SPF 15 sunscreen and Sugar Shine lip treatment), $28, at Sephora, locations throughout the city; visit sephora.com

  • The Honest Company Personal Care Bundle (includes shampoo, conditioner, three organic lip balms, aromatic soy candle, face and body lotion, and body oil), $50, at toms.com/marketplace

  • Grooming Lounge the Ultimate Beard Maintenance Classic kit (includes Bluebeards Original beard wash, Wonder Beard facial-hair conditioner, and Beard Saver skin and facial-hair lotion; Kent 81T mustache and beard comb; and Norelco QT4070 Vacuum Beard, Stubble and Mustache Trimmer Pro), $79, at groominglounge.com

  • Deborah Lippmann Best of Both Worlds Rock & Roll Mini Duet (includes base coat, top coat and glitter case), $19, at Bloomingdale’s, 1000 Third Ave at 59th St (212-705-2000, bloomingdales.com)

  • Chapstick Collector’s Edition ornament tins (includes three lip balms), $5 each, at Target, locations throughout the city; visit target.com

  • VMV Hypoallergenics Mistle Glow kit (includes Ooh-La-Lash volumizing mascara and Glitz Drama Queen lipstick), $30, at vmvhypoallergenics.com

  • Compagnie de Provence three-soap gift set, $20, at Cursive New York, Grand Central Terminal, 87 E 42nd St at Park Ave (212-867-5550) • 473 Broadway at 19th St (646-602-3806) • cursivenewyork.com

  • DCI Light Up tweezers, $8 each, at givesimple.com

  • Photograph: Alvina Lai

    C. Wonder medium ocelot-print pouch, $44 (with monogram $54), at C. Wonder, Time Warner Center, 10 Columbus Circle at 60th St, second floor (212-956-9760) • 72 Spring St between Crosby and Lafayette Sts (212-219-3500) • cwonder.com

Photograph: Lauren Spinelli

On model: Rebecca Taylor cable-knit dress, $450, at Rebecca Taylor, 34 Gansevoort St between Greenwich and Hudson Sts (212-243-2600, rebeccataylor.com); We Love Colors tights, $13, at welovecolors.com; Lia Sophia necklace (liasophia.com); Elie Tahari heels (elietahari.com)

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