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Gift-Giving Guidance from the Blushie Elves

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Searching for the perfect gift for everyone on your list? The Blushie elves can help you out! We’ve got ideas for even the most difficult person on your gift list!

 stila Sealed with a Kiss Lip Glaze Set

stila Sealed with a Kiss Lip Glaze Set

Your Favorite Babysitterstila Sealed with a Kiss Lip Glaze Set

She will never be too busy when you call for a last-minute sitter again! What better way to score points than with this set of 6 ultra-cute lip glazes in a wide range of colors? She can change lip colors (and flavors) as often as she changes her latest crush! $28

 LORAC Alter Ego Lip Gloss Set

LORAC Alter Ego Lip Gloss Set

Your Book Club FriendsLORAC Alter Ego Lip Gloss Set

LORAC’s Alter Ego Lip Glosses have been Blushie favorites since they came out because they are one of the best glosses out there, come in a wide range of colors and are very affordable. But LORAC creator Carol Shaw must have an extra dose of Christmas Spirit this year, because this set she put together has SIX full-sized glosses for only $25. Perfect for breaking up so that each perso gets a gloss…you can’t afford not to buy them! $25

 stila A Whole Lot of Love Palette

stila A Whole Lot of Love Palette

Your Niecestila A Whole Lot of Love Palette

Whether she’s still in high school, off at college or starting out in the working world, this palette is sure to please! Featuring 20 eye shadows, four blushes and a mascara, it means she can create the appropriate look for any occasion, all from your one gift! $59

 Marvis Amarelli Licorice Toothpaste and Plus Ultra Eco Logical Bamboo Toothbrush "Hello Handsome."

Marvis Amarelli Licorice Toothpaste and Plus Ultra Eco Logical Bamboo Toothbrush "Hello Handsome."

Your BrotherMarvis Toothpaste and Plus Ultra Eco Logical Bamboo Toothbrush

Finally, a gift that you know will work for your brother, and that he’ll actually really use. Marvis Toothpaste is world-renowned for unusual flavors and effective cleaning. Is he bold? Try Amarelli Licorice! Traditional? Stick with Classic Strong Mint! Plus Ultra toothbrushes are eco-friendly, and ego-friendly, with the words “hello handsome” engraved on the bamboo handle. (Is he married? Get his and hers, “hello gorgeous” is also available.) $7 to $10.50

 BAGGU Large Stash Clutch in Mineral Leather

BAGGU Large Stash Clutch in Mineral Leather

Your Sister – Baggu Large Stash Clutch bag

In luxe leather, this bag will hold everything she needs for herself, but still fits inside a larger business tote or diaper bag. And when she carries it on its own, she will appreciate the beautiful colors and the butter-soft leather. $68

 kai Shampoo, Conditioner, Perfume Spray and Body Butter

kai Shampoo, Conditioner, Perfume Spray and Body Butter

Your Mom – Assorted kai products

Maybe you can’t afford to send your mom on a tropical vacation this year, but you can at least help her to smell like you did! The lush white floral scent of kai is like a vacation for the senses, so pick the gifts that will really treat her. From Shampoo and Conditioner to Body Butter, from Deodorant to Perfume Spray, put together the kai assortment that will pamper her the way she deserves. $19 to $76

 Somme Institute Restore Duo and Zoya Naked Manicure Naked Base, Lavender Perfector, Satin Seal and Glossy Seal.

Somme Institute Restore Duo and Zoya Naked Manicure Naked Base, Lavender Perfector, Satin Seal and Glossy Seal.

Your Best FriendSomme Institute Restore Duo and Zoya Naked Manicure

She’s been threatening to take better care of her skin for years, give her the little push she needs with this duo of products that can restore glow and vitality to the skin. Zoya Naked Manicure does the same restoration act for the nails. This four-step process leaves you with shiny (or satin, if you prefer to leave off the last step), subtly tinted nails that look natural, but better. Continuous use banishes damage and discoloration, leaving strong, beautiful nails. $85 and $10 to $12

 Voluspa Holiday Blanc de Blancs 2-Wick Candle Tin

Voluspa Holiday Blanc de Blancs 2-Wick Candle Tin

The Party Hostess – Voluspa Holiday Candles

It is always good to have something on hand for those last minute gifting needs, and this one won't break the bank. Nothing sets the mood quite like scent, and you can provide it in a decorative tin! For a Christmas party, go with Spruce Cuttings, it will enhance the scent of their tree. For all other types of party (including New Years), Blanc de Blancs is a crisp chardonnay scent that won’t clash with foods. $9 to $18

 LORAC Front of the Line Holiday Eye Pencil Set

LORAC Front of the Line Holiday Eye Pencil Set

A Little Something for YouLORAC Front of the Line Holiday Eye Pencil Set

LORAC’s Front of the Line Eye Pencils became instant Blushie Crushes when they came out, because they wear like iron, smudge like a dream and come in a wide range of colors. You know you need a new black liner, with this set you get that, plus a shimmery black, fun gold and silver options, all for less than the price of two liners. Get your basic, your weekend color and two fun shades to wear for the holidays, you’ll be glad you did! $29

Didn't find the perfect gift here? Never fear, we've got a few more tricks up our elf-sleeves! Visit the Holiday tab on the webiste for everything from Blushie Picks to Stocking Stuffers, or stop by the store for some in-person advice. And don't forget, gift certificates are always the right shade!