The 2020 Holiday Gift Guide for Women and Men to look and feel their best
Shiseido Ultimune Skin Firming Must Haves Set

SKIN CARE AND MAKEUP

(1) Shiseido is one of the oldest cosmetics companies in the world that offers skincare, haircare, cosmetics and fragrances to its loyal customers.  During the holidays, Shiseido packages a variety of its products into limited edition gift sets that are available for purchase. The gift sets are packaged in red origami boxes or red origami boxes featuring arabesque holiday design. Each box will include a camellia sticker, turning the set into a giftable present. Here are the 2020 gift sets that caught our eye.

Shiseido - Ultimune Skin Firming Must-Haves ($75.00) - Power up with the skin-strengthening mastery of the iconic Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate serum. This festive gift set features a full-size Ultimune and an accompanying eye concentrate, moisturizer, and daily UV protection to ensure you start each day with soft, supple, protected skin.  A $149.00 value. Order online at Sephora.com.

Shiseido - Benefiance Wrinkle Smoothing Essentials Set ($70.00) - As the most delicate area of the face, your eyes deserve special attention. Visibly smooth fine lines and minimize under-eye puffiness with Shiseido‘s festive collection of best-in-class eye beautifiers. This set features a full-size Benefiance Wrinkle Smoothing Eye Cream, a retinol eye mask, the iconic Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate, and a Benefiance Wrinkle Smoothing Day Cream SPF 23 to hydrate and care for this expressive area. A $143.00 value. Order online at Sephora.com.

Shiseido - Urban Environment Daily SPF Defense ($35.00) - The sun doesn‘t stop and nor should your SPF. This festive gift set has everything you need to protect and visibly correct your skin come winter, summer, rain, or shine. Ultra-light and oil-free, the Urban Environment Oil-Free UV Protector SPF 42 has a soft-matte finish and doubles as a makeup primer, making it an ideal final step in your daily skincare routine. Round out your routine with the Benefiance Wrinkle Smoothing Eye Cream and the iconic Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate for supple, healthy-looking skin. A $83.00 value. Order online at Sephora.com.

Shiseido - Gold Eyelash Curler ($22.00) - A gold, limited-edition eyelash curler that reaches even the smallest lashes for an eye-opening, glamorous look. This easy-to-use tool works for all eye shapes and features an edge-free design to prevent pinching. The unique broad curve curls lashes from inner to outer corners, and the flexible silicone-rubber pads are gentle and safe on lashes. Order online at Sephora.com.

Shiseido - Uplifting Treasures ($135.00) - This festive gift set features a curated collection of Shiseido firming skincare favorites, including a full-size Vital Perfection Uplifting and Firming Cream Enriched and the iconic, skin-strengthening Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate serum. Shiseido's new eye cream and eye mask help lift and brighten skin for toned, radiant results. A $193 value. Order online at Shiseido.com.

Shiseido - Velvety Eye Delights ($70.00) - This festive gift set features a collection of eye-opening treatments to help turn back the hands of time. It includes a full-size Benefiance Wrinkle Smoothing Eye Cream and the iconic, skin-strengthening Ultimune Eye Power Infusing Eye Concentrate serum. Together they bring hydration and visible wrinkle smoothing expertise to this expressive area. A $160 value. Order online at Shiseido.com.

Shiseido - Smooth Skin Sensations ($70.00) - This festive gift set delights with a curated collection of skin smoothing products for fast, visible results. It includes a full-size Benefiance Wrinkle Smoothing Day Cream and Shiseido's iconic, skin-strengthening Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate. You’ll also find deluxe sizes of Benefiance night and eye creams to deliver plumped, petal-soft skin. A $139 value. Order online at Shiseido.com.

Shiseido - Energizing Kit ($63.00) - Help your man adopt a comprehensive skincare routine with essential solutions for intense hydration. The Shiseido Men range is formulated with his unique complexion needs in mind. He will experience three best-selling men’s must-haves, including the iconic, skin-strengthening Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate serum. A full-size cleanser does double duty as a shaving foam, as it removes dirt and excess oils, and clears the way for a close shave. For daily hydration with a light touch, there’s a full-size moisturizing emulsion to quench and soothe skin instantly. A $88 value. Order online at Shiseido.com.

(2) Sweet Street Cosmetics - There are no rules in boxes or beauty. Anyone can live on Sweet Street, and with a little practice, anyone can be a wing queen!   According to its website, Sweet Street is a neighborhood queen with larger than life dreams. She is a multifaceted homegirl who can move in any room. She is style & grace. She's the influencers muse. She is the real beauty standard. She sets trends following no one's rules but her own. Her glamour is soulful, ambitious, and defiant--the intersection of fly and street. Sweet Street celebrates a narrative in the cosmetics industry that has been historically overlooked. All gifts come in a Sweet Street branded shipper box with Wing Queen tissue paper, Sweet Street logo sticker and a thank you card.

Sweet Street - Wing Queen ($20.00) - Make all your Wing Dreams Come True with our Wing Queen Liquid Eyeliner. This intensely pigmented, rich black fluid glides on smoothly without pulling or skipping and features a satin finish. The pen has a precision tip that allows beauty beginners or true wing queens to create thin or thick dramatic lines. Wing Queen Liquid Eyeliner lasts until you say so. Order online at SweetStreetCosmetics.com.

Sweet Street - L.A. Lady Palette ($42.00) - Taking cues from the hues that paint the City of Angels, our L.A. Lady eyeshadow palette features eight highly-pigmented shades made here in L.A. You will cruise from day-to-night with a dramatic matte black, coppery-browns, glints of mesmerizing shimmer and a highlight-ready cream, that will enhance your iconic beauty at every turn. Compact in size, with a built in mirror, create your show-stopping looks wherever you’re parked. Order online at SweetStreetCosmetics.com.

Sweet Street - Thick & Thin Lipstick ($20.00 each) - Double the depth and definition with Thick & Thin Lipstick and Liner duo. Define, enhance, and shape your lips for an intense and creamy pop of color. The thin point outlines with deep pigment and smooth precision while the thick end saturates your lips with a coordinated, satiny color. Enriched with moisture-rich Shea Butter and Vitamin E to hydrate lips while you look glam. Order online at SweetStreetCosmetics.com.

Sweet Street - Always ’n Forever Liquid Lipstick ($22.00 each) - Moisturizing Lightweight Matte Cream Poppin’ Day to Night Colors. Order online at SweetStreetCosmetics.com. Order online at SweetStreetCosmetics.com.

(3) Mizz Bloom Organics is the brainchild of a best friend Photographer/Chef duo. Their philosophy is “food for your skin” which emphasizes the creation of products that are not only efficacious, but feel luxurious and gentle on all skin types. By opting for organic, vegan & cruelty free skincare products made from 80%-95% organic ingredients with no harmful toxins that transform, Mizz Bloom Organics is helping to create a purer world. 

Mizz Bloom Organics - Spa Bundle ($170.00) - The Mizz Bloom Organics Spa Bundle includes Nourish face oil, Glow body oil, Polish body scrub and a Paradisio Perfecting Mask. A Jade roller is also included in the bundle. This is the perfect combination for selfcare lovers! For all skin types, pamper, indulge & revujenate with our organic food for your skin! Order online at MizzBloom.com.

Mizz Bloom Luscious Organic White Chocolate Body Butter ($39.00) - Treat Yourself to our “Whipped White Chocolate Body Butter” for Ultimate Hydration, due to to high concentration of fatty acids, Vitamin É & Natural Plant compounds called “ Phytochemicals” our Body butter “Luscious” is perfect for Hydrating, Nourishing & Protecting your Skin. Order online at MizzBloom.com.

(4) Evereden - The safest standard in mom and baby skincare, Evereden is a great gift for mamas and mamas-to-be. 

Evereden - Golden Belly Serum the newest product, best Stocking Stuffer for Pregnant Friend, mom, wife. First of its kind Golden Belly Serum provides the same level of targeted repair found in luxury facial serums. Made from 13 nutrient-rich botanical actives, including Marula, Rosehip and Centella, to provide a multi-reparative treatment to naturally help skin regain comfort, elasticity, and glow. Ideal for skin during pregnancy and postpartum. Order online at Ever-Eden.com

Evereden - Nourishing Baby Face Cream ($24.00) - This deeply hydrating cream is loaded with superfood oils to instantly nourish and soothe more commonly dry, aggravated skin on baby's face. With continuous use, this formula naturally strengthens the skin barrier, while providing superior, long-lasting hydration, leading to more moments of tender, happy cuddles.  Order online at Ever-Eden.com.

HAIRCARE

(1) Joico joico.com has been a staple in color and hair care for decades. This holiday season Joico is offering Specialty Holiday Duos and Trios at Ulta.com

Joico/Ulta Exclusive - Defy Damage Holiday Trio ($42.98) - Protect all hair types from the ravaging effects of daily heat styling, UV exposure, and environmental pollution that lead to dry, dull, lackluster locks with Joico's Defy Damage Holiday Trio. This trio includes: Defy Damage Protective Shampoo (10.1 oz), Defy Damage Protective Conditioner (8.5 oz), Defy Damage Protective Shield (3.3 oz). This damage-defying breakthrough helps protect and strengthen hair bonds for a healthy hair transformation you can instantly see and feel. Order online at Ulta.com

Joico & K-Pak Holiday Duos 

Salon Offer:  Receive a FREE Weekend Hair Dry Shampoo, 1.14 oz or Specialty Masque, 1.7 oz, PLUS save up to 19% on the purchase of each JOICO & K PAK Retail Holiday Shampoo & Conditioner Duo – a total savings of up to 33%. Choose from: (1) K PAK Holiday Duo w/ FREE Weekend Hair Dry Shampoo, 1.14 oz;  (2) K PAK Color Therapy Holiday Duo w/ FREE Weekend Hair Dry Shampoo, 1.14 oz; (3) Defy Damage Holiday Duo w/ FREE Defy Damage Protective Masque, 1.7 oz; (4) Blonde Life Holiday Duo w/ FREE Blonde Life Brightening Masque, 1.7 oz; (5) Blonde Life Violet Holiday Duo w/ FREE Blonde Life Brightening Masque, 1.7 oz; (6) HydraSplash Holiday Duo w/ FREE Weekend Hair Dry Shampoo, 1.14 oz; (7) Moisture Recovery Holiday Duo w/ FREE Weekend Hair Dry Shampoo, 1.14 oz; (8) JoiFull Holiday Duo w/ FREE Weekend Hair Dry Shampoo, 1.14 oz. To find the nearest Joico professional salon, visit https://www.joico.com/salon-locator/.

Joico & K-Pak Holiday Trios

Salon offer: Save up to 34% on the purchase of each Specialty Holiday Trio each packaged in beautiful cosmetic bag. Choose from: (1) K-PAK Holiday Trio Inlcudes: K-PAK Reconstructing Shampoo, 10.1 oz; K-PAK Reconstructing Conditioner, 8.5 oz; K-PAK Reconstructor, 5.1 oz. (2) K-PAK Color Therapy Holiday Trio Includes: K-PAK Color Therapy Color-Protecting Shampoo, 10.1 oz; K-PAK Color Therapy Color-Protecting Conditioner, 8.5 oz; K-PAK Color Therapy Luster Lock Treatment, 5.1 oz. (3) Defy Damage Holiday Trio Includes: Defy Damage Protective Shampoo, 10.1 oz; Defy Damage Protective Conditioner, 8.5 oz; Defy Damage Protective Shield, 3.38 oz. To find the nearest Joico professional salon, visit https://www.joico.com/salon-locator/.

More Joico with Ulta Holiday Offerings

Black Friday and Beyond: 3 for $10.00. - Stocking Stuffers with mini sizes (they are removing the word “travel” out of ads). Featured Products: All travel sizes of Shampoo, Conditioner and Masque only. Order online at Ulta.com

Cyber Monday: (11/29 7 pm central - 11/31 2 am central) - 30% off Color Balance Purple and Blue Category (entire line including liters). Order online at Ulta.com.

(2) SH-RD - Luxury reimagined. Taiwanese hair care brand SH-RD is home to the world-famous Gold Protein Cream. Loved by celebrities including J-Lo, Lizzo, Jennifer Hudson, and Octavia Spencer).  SH-RD’s winter wonderland style packaging will look beautiful underneath any tree!

SH-RD - Protein Cream Gold Deluxe Edition ($80.00) - SH-RD Protein Cream Gold Deluxe Edition is the newest innovation from SH-RD. This unique haircare product combines premium gold leaf with deep-sea water sourced from the Eastern water of Taiwan, as well as with signature brand ingredients rosemary and D-panthenol. With our formulated Silk Protein Complex, it combines the moisture and protection of silk amino acid and hydrolyzed silk protein. Smooth and seals the cuticle while locking in hydration and strengthening the hair. UV Protection/Heat Protection/Chlorine Damage Protection during swimming. Promotes shine, bounciness, and softness. Purchase online at Shrd.us.

SH-RD Truffle Moisturizing Shampoo ($25.00) - The mild cleaning hydrating conditioning formula contains precious truffle extract, which has Polysaccharides and hydrating capabilities, that stops hair from splitting. Organic Tilicine extract, combined with the proteins of hair creates a hydrating shield, making the hair brilliant and smooth, intense water retention allows damaged hair immediately return to its original state of flexibility and shine. Allows for easy brushing after wash. OTP removes dandruff, maintaining a fresh and comfortable scalp. Purchase online at Shrd.us.

SH-RD Sage Purifying Shampoo ($25.00) - The shampoo featured 8 botanical extracts to delay sebum secretion, removes excessive oil to satisfy the refreshing needs of oily scalp & hair. Gently cleans the scalp and hair without over-stimulating the sebaceous glands. Butyl Avocadate revives the life of hair. Silk protein promotes the cell buildup and adds high shine to hair. Adding Climbazole to fight against Pityrosporum Ovale without dryness and fracture. Purchase online at Shrd.us.

SH-RD Intensive Full & Thick Hair Essence ($60.00) - The botanical active ingredient to stimulate cell growth and accelerate the metabolism. This active ingredient “growth factor-like”, which is a molecule that rapidly stimulates the cell growth of hair follicle, accelerates metabolism, as well as their proliferation. A bio-algal increases hair density and volume by stimulating hair growth and growth speed. To thicken the sparse hair with volume and fullness. Purchase online at Shrd.us.

SELF-CARE

(1) Lifetherapy -  Relax and unwind with Lifetherapy, a luxe line of modern, great-for-you products. Honestly – this is the best present to gift anyone. Lifetherapy uses the power of scent, texture, and color, fused with extraordinary ingredients, to evoke positive experiences and emotions for the mind, the body and the spirit. Whether you want to cuddle up during a date night at home, or relax solo with a glass of wine and a candle, Lifetherapy invites you to sit back, power up your bubble bath, and #chooseyourmood! Lifetherapy is both emotional/ mood driven and product driven. This will manifest as communication approach that will mine the power of simple truths and inspire women to harness the power of their own voice, by reflecting on what they are Inspired By, Grounded In, Energized With, Loved By, and Transformed Through. Choose your mood. 

Mini Collection Gift Set ($39.00) - Start your journey of scent and mood here with this best selling gift set which includes travel ready mini hydrating lotions and mini body wash & bubbling bath in all 5 of Lifetherapy’s signature fragrances including Grounded: with fresh citrus, heliotrope, dry amber, calming rose, and vanilla; Energized: with jasmine, red orange, marsh grass, and peach skin; Inspired: with gardenia, pineapple leaf, sensuous musk, and palm bark; Loved: with bergamot, water flowers, coconut, muguet, and rose; Transformed: with Polynesian coconut, white orchid, warm sugar, and sandalwood. Purchase online at Lifetherapy.com.

(2) Get Your Shine - Ignite your spark and get your shine with a custom pair of Shine Dice™  ($19.99) from the Prince of Positivity AJ Sarcione. Each pair of dice is customized just for you, and 216 possible positive outcomes ensure that you start your day in the best way! Order online at GetYourShine.com.

(3) BX Glow Fitness - Basketball Wives star Evelyn Lozada invites you to “get your glow” with her BX Glow Fitness accessories line. It doesn’t matter where you are, her stylish (and travel-sized) accessories will get you excited to get your fitness on! 

BX Glow Pure Energy Fitness Kit ($68.00) - BX Glow Pure Energy Fitness Kit includes all you need for your own glow-worthy personal gym. Designed by Evelyn Lozada, this kit was created for all women who want a challenging home workout or sweat session when traveling. With premium Resistance Tubes, Resistance Loop Bands, and Ankle Weights, you can get a full body workout anytime—no gym membership required. Purchase online at Rivalworld.com

BX Glow Daily Cleanser ($34.00) - Reveal a brighter complexion each day with this purifying, stimulating, refining cleanser featuring an exclusive HylaSmooth complex that helps the skin look firmer, plumper and hydrated. With brightening licorice root and antioxidant-rich coffee seed extract, skin is deeply cleansed to reveal its natural luminosity and clarity. Purchase online at Rivalworld.com.

BX Glow, Glow From Within Set ($155.00) - When you know radiance is what you want, and you’re devoted to a brighter look, this skincare set has all that you need to achieve your glowing goals. The set contains: BX GLOW Daily Cleanser Refining Radiance, BX GLOW Hydra-Cream With Cannabis, BX GLOW Exfoliator Instant Glow and BX GLOW Eye Cream With Cannabis. Purchase online at Rivalworld.com.

(4) MiHigh Blankets ($499.00) - Australian business MiHigh has launched a brand new, portable infrared sauna blanket. Some bullet points on this blanket. Infrared saunas have been proven to detoxify the body more effectively, also elevating heart rate to support an impressive calorie burn. Just 30-minutes can burn up to 600 calories while calming the body and mind through the release of chemicals known to boost mood. MiHIGH’s Infrared Sauna Blanket offers an accessible more affordable option, that also aids recovery. Purchase online at Getmihigh.com.

CELEBRITY FASHION AND ACCESSORY

(1) Gotta Have Face Masks - Known for their See You Smile Mask and Repurposed Designer Masks [ Chanel, Prada, Gucci], these breathable semi-transparent, two-ply masks allow people to See You Smile™.  In limited testing, the Gotta Have Face masks reduced droplets from coughing as much as a CDC recommended two-ply cotton-jersey mask. The masks are seen at every Kardashian gathering. Check out their line especially their LED Light masks ($25.00).  Order online at GottaHaveFace.com.

(2) RivalWorld - The idea of RivalWorld came not just from the desire to sell products, but rather to build a platform for like-minded people and share the style we live and breathe. A retail site with Celebrity brands you need to know can be found at RivalWorld.com.

(3) Nas Hstry –Nas’s Clothing Line. Net proceeds from the "RISE UP!" tees ($20.20) by HSTRY will go to Equal Justice Initiative, an organization committed to ending mass incarceration, challenging racial and economic injustice and protecting basic human rights for the most vulnerable people in America. Purchase online at hstryclothing.com.

(4) Orion Skye - The fragrance brand founded by Supermodel Tyson Beckford is inspired by the most visible and well-known constellation in the world, the Orion's Belt. Apply a dose of Orion Skye's 160° LAT ($65.00) and your presence will be felt. The essence of one's brilliant charisma is reflected in its intoxicating aroma. An earthy, spicy scent with uplifting fresh notes of citrus and lavender naturally combines with the smoky sophistication of amber and musk to leave a lasting, vivid impression. Order online at Rivalworld.com.

(5) To The Stars - A jewelry line founded by Janel Parrish, To The Stars creates magical, delicate jewelry with cosmic motifs to remind you to find the light in the moment. The Crescent Moon Pendent Necklace ($54.00) reflects the light of the sun and captues the elegance of a beautiful night sky. Order online at Rivalworld.com