Gift-giving season is fast approaching, so what better time to start creating your wishlist than now? And if, like us, beauty is your love language, you don’t have to look far to find what you need. We rounded up 15 of our most covetable buys for you right here! At the very least, it’ll give your loved ones a hint of what you want to see under the tree this year. And hey—if that doesn’t work, you can always #treatyourself. It is Christmas, after all. Scroll!

1. Wet N’ Wild Photo Focus Setting Spray, P490 Makeup melting as soon as you step out the door? Lock everything in place with this top-rated setting spritz and you’re guaranteed to look fresh-faced from AM to PM. Made with a lightweight formula, it leaves a soft matte finish and prevents all sorts of smudging, creasing, or fading.

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2. Rorec Rose Petal Mask, now on sale at P139 (limited time only) When you’re exposed to the elements on the daily, it can take a huge toll on your skin. But that’s nothing this soothing gel mask can’t fix! Its rose petal-infused formula provides deep hydration to fatigued skin, leaving it instantly softer, smoother, and shine-free with.

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3. Bioaqua Pure Skin Acne Removal, now on sale at P349 (limited time only) Clogged pores, pimples, blackheads—these are just a few of the problems that tend to accompany oily skin. Luckily, that’s exactly what this moisturizing serum was concocted for! Packed with hyaluronic acid, ginseng extract, snail extract, and aloe vera, it dissolves oil to clear pores and promotes quicker recovery for troubled skin types.

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4. Kiehl’s Calendula Deep Cleansing Foaming Wash, P1,725 If you’ve got super sensitive skin, this creamy gel cleanser is about to be your next Holy Grail. Enriched with calendula—a delicate flower known for its soothing properties—it gently lifts away hard-to-remove impurities while replenishing your skin’s moisture at the same time. No more of that tight, squeaky clean feeling!

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5. SNAILWHITE Facial Cream, now on sale at P885 (limited time only) Originating from The Land of Smiles, this popular Thai moisturizer is one of Kris Aquino’s certified skincare faves. It’s infused with snail secretion filtrate, which regenerates newer skin cells to give the complexion a revitalized, youthful look. Who said you needed a fortune to get celeb-worthy skin?

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6. Benefit Pretty in the USA, P2,920 Let’s be real—Benefit is no pocket-friendly brand. But with this giftable set, you can nab some of their most coveted products for a fraction of the price. It includes their bestselling Hoola bronzer, luminous Dandelion highlighter, the gold-flecked Rockateur blush, and their famous Goof Proof Brow Pencil. Steal!

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7. Rom&nd Juicy Lip Tint, now on sale at P530 (limited time only) Matte lips may have been all the rage, but lip gloss is making a massive comeback and you couldn’t ask for a better formula than this. Loved by YouTube gurus for its sleek packaging, buildable pigment, and non-greasy finish, this famous Korean lippie is a tint, gloss, and rouge all in one tube. Mwah.

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8. Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance Palette, P3,070 You know how in every eyeshadow palette, there’s always those few shades you never touch? Well, not with this famous find. A gorgeous collection of romantic berries and flattering neutrals, these buttery pigments can go from day to night and will be the most versatile colors in your kit. You’ll hit pan before you know it!

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9. Pixi by Petra Glow Besties, P2,680 Regular exfoliation is one of the best things you can do for your skin, and this glow-boosting duo gets the job done better than most. It includes two of the brand’s bestselling formulas: the pore-clearing Glow Mud Cleanser and the glycolic acid-infused Glow Tonic. Together, they slough off impurities, smoothen out texture, even out skin tone, and boost cell renewal to give you the most luminous skin of your life.

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10. BLK Cosmetics blk Travels Philippines/Australia, P399 Everyone’s got at least two go-to lippies—one everyday shade and one bold color. And in our kits, this proudly-local pair pretty much occupies both those slots. The rich brown is a Filipina-friendly MLBB if we ever saw one, while the muted red exudes a subtle glamour that’s never over-the-top. Win-win!

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11. Happy Skin Honeymoon Glow Collection Exclusive Set, P1,997 An easy, everyday makeup look is one every girl should master and this exclusive kit’s got everything you need to do just that! From a fool-proof contour duo to a subtle mauve lip and even a nail polish to match, it’ll have you looking perfectly polished in a snap. How’s that for convenience?

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12. Ofra Blind the Haters Highlighter, P1,395 Known for their ultra-pigmented liquid lipsticks, Ofra delivers the same color payoff with this intense powder highlighter. Its metallic champagne hue flatters a wide range of skin tones and applies opaque with one swipe. Sweep this over the high points of your face and we guarantee you’ll be turning heads left and right.

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13. Wunder2 Wunderbrow, P1,600 Some people find brow-grooming therapeutic, some find it all too time-consuming. If you belong in the latter group, then this semi-permanent brow tint is about to make your life so much easier. Made with Permafix Technology and hair-like fibers, it gives sparsh arches instant texture and fullness that’ll last for days. (Yes, even through showers.)

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14. Centellian24 Madeca Cream Hydra 3X, now on sale at P783 (limited time only) If you’re dealing with damaged skin—and that can mean anything from acne breakouts and wrinkles to over-dryness—this intensive emollient is a godsend. It’s formulated with 10,000ppm of centella asiatica extract, shea butter, and a whole fleet of different botanical oils. Combined in one rich formula, these hydrating ingredients repair your moisture barrier, lighten scarring, and basically heal every type of blemish in the book.

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15. Banila Co. Clean It Zero, P945 This cult-fave needs no introduction, but in case you’re not familiar, this makeup-melting sherbet is one of South Korea’s most popular skincare products. Its silky formula is known for easily breaking down even the most stubborn layers of makeup. With this as the first step in your double-cleansing routine, you’ll never worry about residue or clogged pores ever again—seriously.

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16. Palmolive Expertique Anti-Frizz Serum (70ml), P250 When you’re living in a place as hot and humid as ours, frizz and flyaways become a regular occurrence. Our favorite fix? This pocket-friendly frizz-fighting hair serum. It’ll tame even the most unruly strands, enhance shine, and nourish damaged hair from the inside using naturally-derived ingredients and a Kera-Ceramide infusion—all for just over two hundred bucks.

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