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Countdown to Christmas with Elemis’s advent calendar, filled with 25 skincare products. The jam-packed gift is worth more than £345 and contains everything from award-winning and bestselling classics like the Frangipani Monoi Body Cream to skincare staples like the Superfood Day Cream, culminating in a full-size Pro-Collagen Marine Cream on Christmas morning.

RRP: £150

0117 316 1888

QMS Medicosmetics


A pearlised box with an aquamarine ribbon houses QMS Medicosmetics’ festive offering this year. The set is ideal for those wanting to achieve a bright and smooth-looking complexion as they sleep. The selection comprises Exfoliant Fluid in full size with an applicator brush, Night Collagen in full size, a discovery size of the 24-Hour Cream and a sample of the Relax-O-Firm mask, which provides rehydration to tired skin.

Trade: £57.98

020 3971 2590

Aromatherapy Associates


The perfect gift for someone who deserves to relax, Aromatherapy Associates’ Pearls of Wisdom Collection is formulated to allow the recipient to celebrate their uniqueness. The packaging for the six gift sets was created in collaboration with fashion designer Maria Grachvogel. The range includes a Pearl of Wisdom Bauble, containing a Light Relax essential oil complex and Your Best Night’s Sleep set, containing Deep Relax and Revive morning bath and shower oils, a Relax body oil and Relax body wash.

RRP: from £12 for the bauble

020 8569 7030



Entity’s Season of Glamour holiday collection comprises six wintery shades. Velvet Vibes is a deep red shimmer, Social Soiree a bronze glitter, Ritz & Glitz a gold glitter, Dripping in Emeralds a metallic green, Countdown to Midnight a metallic blue and Step Into Satin a black shimmer. All shades are available in gel, lacquer, and dip and buff.

Trade: from £7.95 for the laquer

01202 876734 (The Creative Beauty Group)

Comfort Zone

Experience the Joy of Gifting this Christmas with Comfort Zone’s 2018 offering. The limited-edition collection comprises four nature-inspired sets.

The Sublime Skin Replumping Firming Moisturising Kit contains Rich Cream, formulated to restore and plump skin, Lift-Mask and Sublime Skin Eye Cream; while the Beautiful Eyes Kit contains Hydramemory Eye Gel and Essential Mascara.

Trade: from £7

020 3301 0496



The Forever Fabulous Marilyn Monroe Christmas collection from Gelish features 12 colours inspired by the iconic actress. Standout shades from the set include a gold glitter, Ice or No Dice; a fine silver glitter, Diamonds Are My BFF; and a rosy-pink cream, Hollywood’s Sweetheart.

Trade: £199 for the collection

0800 014 8313 (Nail Harmony)


The French brand’s festive gifting collection comprises six presents this year. The Face Lifting Experts set contains a skincare regime to lift and visibly plump skin due to a combination of vine resveratrol and micro hyaluronic acids. The collection also includes smaller gifts, designed to be stocking fillers, such as A Trio of Softness hand cream set and the cult favourite Beauty Elixir contained in a bauble.

RRP: From £10

020 7720 711


Guinot’s 11 Christmas gifts range from the Mirific Bauble, which contains the Mirific Body and Hair Oil, to the Ultimate Luxury Set, which includes products from the Time Logic luxury anti-ageing line. As well as this, the range has a Christmas candle and a variety of gift boxes aimed at targeting different skin issues such as the Lift and Glow set.

Trade: from £3.25 for the bauble

01344 873123

Mary Cohr


Mary Cohrs’s Christmas offering includes a variety of classically packaged gifts. A standout from the collection is the Handbag Heroes Set, containing a nail polish, a Lip Comfort and Youth and Beauty Hand Cream. The Fountain of Youth Set contains the Double Youth “Eye Contour”, Double Youth Face Cream and Age Signs Repair Face Serum, designed for those seeking a youthful glow.

Trade: from £3.25

01344 873123


Pro brand Jessica has released an abundance of nail polish sets to gift this Christmas, a standout being the Candy Cane set, which includes five mini polishes packaged in a candy cane. The Light Up The Night sets add a touch of beauty to your tree and include one midi custom colour in Merlot, Tease, Opening Night or Shall We Dance and one UV defensive Brilliance top coat.

Trade: from £5.40 for the Light

Up The Night Gift Set

0345 217 1360 (Gerrard International)


Each of Kaeso’s Christmas collections groups together a cleanser, exfoliator, toner, moisturiser and mask. The Hydrating Collection is designed to nourish and hydrate dry skin with key ingredients balm mint, cotton and aloe vera. The Calming Collection is for sensitive skin and contains white nettle, mulberry and pomegranate; and the Rebalancing Collection is for oily/combination skin and contains willow bark, mallow and cucumber.

Trade: £14.10

0141 812 5000 (Professional Beauty Systems)

Katherine Daniels

Skincare brand Katherine Daniels has released its first pre-filled gift set, the 2018 Wish Collection. The floral box contains a Miracle Cleansing Jelly (100ml), Gentle Body Cleanser (200ml) and a choice of your client’s favourite Skin Defence treatment cream (50ml). The Gentle Body Cleanser, enriched with a blend of five natural oils, is limited edition and only available as part of the gift set. Also new is the Signature Candle, scented with wild fig and orange blossom, in the limited-edition Wish Collection print.

Trade: from £9.35

01767 682288

Germaine de Capuccini

The skincare brand has put together a selection of gifts to cover a wide range of needs from anti-ageing, to pollution defence and face and eye sets. Standout products include the Night Success gift box, which includes the TimeExpert Rides renewing night mask and an eye mask, for a great night’s sleep. Other products in the collection include a range of stocking fillers.

Trade: from £6.50

0845 600 0203


The Thalgo Christmas collection comprises a range of skincare sets inspired by the properties of the sea, including at-home spa sets, grooming gifts and anti-ageing pampering sets. The standout product is the 24-door advent calendar, which houses minis for face and body – a fantastic gift for someone wanting to try out the Thalgo range.

Trade: from £9

020 7512 0872


Ideal for those who always find Christmas flies by, the Scentered collection encourages the recipient to choose what they want from the season, with the choice of four responses with corresponding boxes. De-Stress is for those who want to feel calmer, Escape clients looking to carve out some time for themselves, Sleep Well for those who need to drift off, and Be Happy is designed to lift the mood. Each box contains a Scentered therapy balm and travel candle.

Trade: £14.50

0345 217 1360 (Gerrard International)

Dr’s Remedy

Podiatrist-formulated nail care brand Dr’s Remedy has put together four Christmas gift sets. The Christmas Tipple trio contains Wonderful Wine, Poised Pink Champagne and Revive Ruby Red. The Berry Fest trio includes Amity Amethyst, Passion Purple and Focus Fuschia. The Glacial Dusk trio features Cozy Café, Beloved Blush and Mindful Mulberry; and the Winter Elements trio consists of Timeless Teal, Glee Gold and Wisdom White.

Trade: £17.45

01484 641010


Body buffer brand Spongellé has released a range of hanging ornaments to adorn your tree this Christmas. The body-wash-infused buffers make a great addition to your salon decor, while providing a practical gifting option to your clients. They are available in Merry Champagne, Peace on Earth Peppermint, Naughty or nice Pomegranate, Let It Snow Quince Blossom, Joy Sugar Plum and Believe Winter Rose.

Trade: £7.95

0345 217 1360 (Gerrard International)


Seaweed-based skincare brand Voya has curated a range of organic, seasonal sets. The gifts cover face, body and lifestyle with one of the highlights being the Sleep Worship Collection, which comprises a Moonlight Moments relaxing shower and bath oil and True Tranquil bodywash.

Trade: from £8.50

+353 719 161872

Natural Spa Factory

There are plenty of gift options from Natural Spa Factory, split into categories. The Lifestyle Collection includes sets such as The House Box, which comprises a Candle Gift box containing Amber Noir; a Large Diffuser set; and a large Fig and Vanilla set containing a hand cream, hand wash and body wash. The other collections are the Face Collection and the Bath & Body Collection. There is also a selection of stocking fillers.

RRP: £12.50

01225 582888

This article appears in the PB October 2018 Issue of Professional Beauty

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This article appears in the PB October 2018 Issue of Professional Beauty