Generosity is never a problem when it comes to Christmas in the Philippines. There aren’t a lot of Scrooges ‘round these parts—and you can quote us on that! But while your heart may be big, your budget might be, well, a different story.
If that’s the reason you’ve been dilly-dallying with your Christmas shopping, consider this series our present to you. The giftables below will only set you back 100 bucks or less! And these aren’t novelty gifts, mind you—they’re kikay kit staples and bath treats that the recipients will actually like. Pinky swear.
POCKET-FRIENDLY LIP COLOR
Need a pop of color or some barely-there lip paint? These babies will give you great pigmentation—for less.
SHOP IT: Wet n’ Wild Silk Finish Lipstick in Hot Paris Pink, Retro Pink, and Fuchsia with Blue Pearl, P99 each
SHOP IT: Suesh Assorted Lip Color Pots in Nude, Pink, and Red, P95 each
IMPORTED BODY WASH
Who says you need to shell out a million bucks to shower like a million bucks?
SHOP IT: Hana Soothe Body Wash, Relax Body Wash, and Re-Energize Body Wash, P93 each
SHOP IT: Lux Magical Spell Body Wash and Soft Touch Body Wash, P55 each
SHEET MASKS FOR EVERY SKIN TYPE
From parched pelts to spotty skin, these face masks cover all the bases. Wrinkles, too!
SHOP IT: Baroness CoEnzyme Q10 Mask, Pearl Essence Mask, Cucumber Mask, Collagen Mask, Vitamin C Mask, Tomato Mask, Bee Venom Mask, Pomegranate Mask, P75-P80 each
SHOP IT: Leaders InSolution Collagen Lifting Mask, Vita Bright Mask, Aloe Soothing Mask, Tea Tree Relaxing Mask, P80 each; Double Effect Lift, Double Effect Bright, Derma Soul Pore Control Mask with Egg Extract, Derma Soul Firming Mask with Collagen, P78 each
HAIR MASKS FOR EVERY MANE PROBLEM
Forget the salon appointment—who can make it in this traffic? Instead, we offer at-home solutions.
SHOP IT: Skinlite Intensive Strengthen & Volumize Hair Treatment, Intensive Nourish & Color-Protect Hair Treatment, and Intensive Shine & Hydrate Hair Treatment, P50 each
SHOP IT: Dove Daily Hair Vitamin, P75
SCENTED HAND SANITIZER
SOAPS FOR SWEET PERSONALITIES
Seriously, these are the prettiest, daintiest soaps we’ve ever laid eyes on. Just don’t try to taste them, okay?
SHOP IT: The Soap Farm Strawberry Sorbet Cupcake Soap, Sweet Gelato Trio Cup, Margarita Cupcake Soap, Caramel Meringue Pastry Soap, Vanilla Gelato Soap, Lemon Meringue Pastry Soap, P80 each
MORE GIFT GUIDES:
- 12 Super Practical Gift Ideas for Beauty-Obsessed Girls
- 10 Uniform Gift Ideas for the Barkada Buyer
Need more gifts? Join the BeautyMNL Merry Kissmas Campaign to get yourself PHP1,000 in credits and luxury lipsticks by Tom Ford and Christian Louboutin. You’re welcome!