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Dermalogica’s holiday collection mixes hero products with new launches in bold packaging created exclusively by street artist Kelsey Montague. Be Radiant is a brightening and firming duo kit; Bright & Defend a stylish serum and moisturiser coffret; Be Bright a stocking filler containing a 13g version of Daily Microfoliant; and three-piece The Ultimate Cleanse & Glow Trio (pictured) is perfect for those with dull skin. There’s also a special festive edition of Phyto-Replenish Body Oil, formulated with fermented red ginseng, French plum seed oil, avocado oil and bergamot.

Trade: from £6.60 to £39.20 0800 917 7147

See Dermalogica at PB North on stand D18

Image Skincare

Giving the gift of luminous skin is the focus for Image Skincare’s Holiday Collection. Show-stopping set Renewing Ritual (pictured) is ideal for beauty buffs, containing bestsellers Max Stem Cell Facial Cleanser, Ageless Total Pure Hyaluronic Filler, Iluma Brightening Serum and I Mask Firming Transformation Mask; while Revitalise is perfect for skin in need of a little TLC, featuring Hydrating Facial Cleanser, Anti-Ageing Serum and Eye Recovery Gel from the Vital C range. There’s also masque duo set Merry Masking and five-piece hydrating coffret Beauty Sleep.

Trade: from £39.50 to £65 0345 504 0461

See Image Skincare at PB North on stand B20


The French vino therapy skincare brand has put together seven Christmas gifts featuring travel-size hero products, all with eco-designed packaging. The Premier Cru set (pictured) contains three products from the brand’s most advanced anti-ageing line – The Eye Cream, The Serum and The Cream, while the Vinosource gift pairs S.O.S Thirst-Quenching Serum and Intense Moisturizing Cream. There are also two smaller gifts ideal as stocking fillers: Beauty Elixir Bubble with Beauty Elixir face mist, and Vinosource Hydration Minis Cracker, with three mini Vinosource products.

RRP: from £10 020 7720 7111

Beauty Lab

There are four Beauty Lab gift sets for clients to choose from this festive season, each with three introductory size products. Options include Skin Perfecting Gift Set (pictured), containing Retinol Serum, Intense Hydration Perfecting Day Cream, Overnight Repair Beauty Cream and seven 2ml sachets of Ultra Defence Hydrator SPF 50; and Skin Recovery Gift Set for Men, with Meteorite Cleanser, Urban QuickFix and Caffeine Eye Mask.

Trade: from £14.50 each 0345 217 1360 (Gerrard International)


CND’s Holiday Hydration Duo Set contains hero products Solar Oil and Cuticle Eraser to help clients get their nails party-ready, while the new Holiday Heeling Kit pairs Cucumber Heel Therapy Intensive Treatment with a pair of CND Plush Socks. Both are packaged and priced to work as stocking fillers. The CND Crystal Alchemy Vinylux pinkie set also makes a great retail gift set and features four minis – three jewel shades plus a top coat.

Trade: £7.95 to £10.95 0333 000 7000 (Sweet Squared)

See Elemis at PB North on stand E16


The pro brand has a suite of 21 Christmas goodies, from festive candles to hero-packed gift sets. The most decadent set is the Pure Brilliance coffret (pictured), which houses the brand’s popular results-driven range Ultra Smart Pro- Collagen. Inside the premium silver vanity case is the Ultra Smart Overnight Matrix, Complex 12 Serum, Eye Treatment Duo and Eye Tool. There are six other Pro-Collagen themed gift sets, each tailored to specific skin needs, while the brand’s orange and cinnamon scented Joyful Glow Candle will make an ideal stocking filler.

RRP: from £23 to £245 0117 316 1888


There’s plenty to choose from this year from the seaweed skincare brand, with four gift sets, three stocking fillers, plus a room diffuser and candle. The kits are Reveal Facial Gift Set, featuring Cleanse and Mend Gentle Cleanser, Me Time Soothing Moisturiser and a muslin cloth; Facial Gift Set: Man, containing Invigorating Facial Wash, Cooling Shave Gel and Rejuvenating Moisturiser; Bathing Gift Set: Bathe, a bath and shower oil duo in Revitalise and Relaxation blends; and Body Shower Duo: Touch, with body washes in relaxing True Tranquil and invigorating Squeaky Clean.

RRPs: from £16–£68 +353 719 161872


There’s something for everyone in Pevonia’s impressive nine-piece Christmas offering, ranging from stocking fillers to full-on pamper kits. Items clients will be putting on their wish list include the festive-scented pomegranate and white fig Reed Diffuser; YouthRenew Party Pack in a quilted clutch bag, comprising a brush, body shimmer, compact mirror and tinted cream; and the Anti-Ageing Face and Body Collection, which contains the brand’s hero Stem Cells Phyto-Elite face range along with other popular products in a stylish vintage-style case.

Trade: from £8.25 to £154 01449 727000

Nimue DIY At-Home Facial Kit; Multi-Masking Christmas Gift Set and Youth Blemish Control Kit are the three gift sets from cosmeceutical brand Nimue. The first contains Exfoliating Enzyme, Glyco Mask and limited-edition Hydra Replenish, a lightweight gelcream moisturiser; the Multi-Masking set features three 30ml masks: Clarifying, Rejuvenating, and Super Hydrating; and Youth Blemish Control is specially formulated for 10 to 20-year olds, with Facial Wash, Y:Skin Moisturiser, and Active Blemish Control with tea tree.

Trade: £14.25 to £27.95 0333 000 7000 (Sweet Squared)

Morgan Taylor

Clients can get Christmas party-ready with Morgan Taylor’s glitzy 12-piece Champagne & Moonbeams Collection. Inspired by the glamour of the season, the polish range includes glitters such as silver Sprinkle Of Twinkle and red Walking On Stardust; standout metallics Gilded in Gold and Copper Dream; and shimmery cremés like nude Tell Her She’s Stellar and soft pink Dancing & Romancing. The colours are available individually or in three retail kits, one of which comes in a gold star bag.

Trade: £4.95 per lacquer, £59.40 for the collection, from £9.50 for the retail kits 0333 000 2100 (Louella Belle)

See Louella Belle at PB North on stand F41

Katherine Daniels

The three gift sets from Katherine Daniels are packed with skincare essentials. Your Discovery Collection contains Essential Exfoliating Gel (20ml), Nourishing Hydrating Balm (30ml) plus a choice of treatment cream to suit skin type (20ml). Your Wish features a pair of micro cloths, Essential Exfoliating Gel (20ml), Nourishing Hydrating Balm (30ml), Gentle Oil & Salt Exfoliator (30ml), a choice of treatment cream (50ml), and a choice of either Miracle Cleansing Jelly (100ml) or Essential Refreshing Cleansing Gel (200ml). The brand also has a Christmas candle with notes of cinnamon and clove.

Trade: £10 for the candle; £14.20 for Your Discovery; from £32.87 for Your Wish 01767 682288

Comfort Zone

Italian spa skincare brand Comfort Zone was inspired by “the beauty and vitality of blossoming nature” for its 2019 gifting collection. Each box is decorated with colourful illustrations and packaged with recycled paper. Options include Specialist Nourishing Hydrating Hand Kit with Specialist Hand Cream and Hand Oil, Tranquillity Aromatic Cleansing Moisturising Kit with Tranquillity Shower Cream and Body Lotion; and Sublime Replumping, Firming Face Kit, containing Sublime Skin Rich Cream, Serum and Eye Cream.

Trade: from £7 020 3096 1752 7

Aromatherapy Associates

There are five gift collections and two tree baubles from the aromatherapy brand. The collections include Seasonal Saviours Bath & Shower Collection, with a trio of 9ml oils; Serene Sleep, with Light Relax Bath & Shower Oil, Relax Body Wash and Deep Relax Rollerball; Winter Wind-Down with Muscle Gel, Rollerball, and Bath & Shower Oil in the De-Stress blend; Ultimate Wellbeing, with 10 x 9ml Bath and Shower Oils; and Discovery Wellbeing, with 10 x 3ml Bath and Shower Oils. The tree decorations contain a mini Bath & Shower Oil in either Light Relax or Support Breather.

RRPs: from £10 to £65 020 8569 7030

BC Softwear

Spa textiles brand BC Softwear has dressed an adorable small teddy bear in a made-to-measure bathrobe for a cute Christmas gift. The teddy is available in brown or white with glass eyes and an embroidered nose, and the back of the robe can be emblazoned with a spa’s logo. True to life, the robe has its own belt that loops round and secures in a tie at the front. The bear could be added to a turn down service for hotel spas or sold at reception for an additional revenue stream at Christmas time.

Trade: £4.75 excluding embroidery 0845 210 4000 7


There are three limited-edition glitter shades from Jessica in time for Christmas – dark blue Tis the Season, ruby red Naughty or Nice? and bronze A Toast to Jessica. There are also three gift sets including Winter Essentials, which contains Hand and Body Moisturising Emulsion, Midi Phenomen Oil and a nail file. From Jessica’s long-wear polish Phenom, the winter Arctic Wear collection includes three new shades: blue metallic Under the Mistletoe, aubergine metallic Frost Me Up and rich red FA LA LA Red.

Trade: £5.50 each for the Shine Bright collection (£17.75 each in Geleration), from £5.40 for the gift sets; £6.75 each for the Phenom collection 0345 217 1360 (Gerrard International) 7

White to Brown

There are two new Christmas tanning collections from White to Brown, designed to give clients a golden glow in two shades. Each set pairs a tanning lotion with the brand’s Body Cleanse pH-balanced skin cleanser to prep pre-tan. The Let It Glow Golden Collection includes White to Brown Self Tanning Lotion Medium (250ml), a tanning cream infused with hydrating cocoa butter, shea butter and vitamins C & E; while the Let It Glow Dark Collection features the brand’s Self Tanning Lotion Dark, which offers full impact coverage for darker skin tones.

Trade: £9.50 for the Golden Collection; £9.95 for Dark 0330 678 0321


The sheet mask company is launching two limited-edition gift sets for the festive season. BeautyPro Spa at Home comprises Detoxifying Mask with Activated Charcoal, Eye Therapy Under Eye Mask with Collagen & Green Tea, and Thermotherapy Gold Foil Mask with Hyaluronic Acid and Q10; while BarberPro Rejuvenating Mask Set contains men’s products Foaming Cleansing Mask with Activated Charcoal, Skin Renewing Foil Mask with Hyaluronic Acid & Q10, and Under Eye Mask.

Trade: £4.98 each 01273 323232


Guinot fans would be delighted to recieve anything from the brand’s Christmas gifing range. There’s the Shining Star Bauble, with either Huile Mirific or Eau Mirific; Hello Handsome, pairing Gel Nettoyant Visage and Crème Longue Vie Homme for men; and The Key to Relaxation, which contains Huile Mirific Gold, Douche Mirific and Mirific Scented Candle, all with a delicate passion flower fragrance. Other gift sets are also available.

Trade: from £4.50 01344 873123

See Guinot at PB North on stand D13

This article appears in the October 2019 Issue of Professional Beauty

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This article appears in the October 2019 Issue of Professional Beauty