Gifting the beauty junkie in your life is always difficult. Makeup, in particular, is rarely a one-size-fits-all situation. You have skin types, undertones, and personal preferences to take into account. So, there’s only one thing to do: find no-fail products they can’t say no to!

Below, a selection of universally-flattering beauty products that are sure to please. Some of these you’ve already heard of, while others are brand-spankin’-new. Either way, they’re “wishlistables” anyone would want.

1. Happy Skin GlamSquad Eyeshadow Duo by Denise Go-Ochoa, P899 Featuring two complementary neutral shadows, this palette is perfect for everyday looks. Its two colors are subtle and oh-so-chic. They’ll brighten up the eyes without calling too much attention. Just apply them with your fingertip, blend out, and voilà! Insta-gorgeous.

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2. Pixi by Petra Rose Gold Beauty Blush Duo + Kabuki, P990 We all have that one friend who’s obsessed with highlighting. And trust us, this illuminating duo is sure to be on their want list. Its light-reflecting pigments lend the skin a dewy, luminous finish. Plus, it comes with a nifty mini brush for easy strobing.

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3. Features and Shades Contouring and Highlighting Kit, P999 For your contour-obsessed besties, this all-in-one sculpting kit will be a godsend. It includes contour and highlight sticks, a blending sponge, nifty headband, and even a quick guide to face-sculpting! Really, there’s nothing more a Kardashian aficionado could ask for.

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4. Beauty Bakery All-Purpose Chocolate Oil Mist, P499 A blend of cocoa butter, coconut oil, and seaweed extract, this multipurpose oil will leave you feeling luxurious. Its fast-absorbing, hydrating effect will hook you from the get-go. Mist it over your hair and body for a healthy, glossy sheen. Some of the girls at the BeautyMNL office even dab it over their cheekbones for that just-gymed look. Have we mentioned that it smells like chocolate?

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5. Benefit They’re Real Red On, P1,300 Every beauty junkie needs a classic red lipstick to get them through the holidays. Gift ‘em with this vibrant true red! In just a few strokes, you can expect full-coverage color, a creamy feel, and endless compliments. FYI, it’s proven to flatter all Filipina skin tones. Get one for yourself while you’re at it!

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Happy gifting, beautiful!

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