Ideas
Explore the world's #1 largest database of ideas and innovations, with over 500,000 inspiring examples.
Trend Reports
Discover why 750 brands rely on our AI-powered Trend Reports to get better, faster insights.
Newsletter
Join over 250,000 subscribers who rely on our weekly newsletter to keep up with need-to-know trends and insights.
Consumer Insights
Uncover major shifts and emerging opportunities with our exclusive PRO research.
Trend Reports
Discover why 750 brands rely on our AI-powered Trend Reports to get better, faster insights.
Newsletter
Join over 250,000 subscribers who rely on our weekly newsletter to keep up with need-to-know trends and insights.
Dashboard
Get special access to premium content, topic tracking and customizable tools through our AI-powered Dashboard.
AI + Human Methodology
Learn how Trend Hunter harnesses the power of artificial intelligence.
Assessment
Enhance your innovation potential with a deeper understanding of your unique innovation archetype and how your organization benchmarks.
eLearning (NEW)
Prepare for the year's ahead with 100+ lessons, tactics, tools and frameworks with our full learning database.
Advisory & Services
Accelerate innovation and ignite disruptive thinking with our award-winning programs and research.
Trend Reports
Get fast, customized trend reports, presentations and deep dives 20x faster than traditional research.
Plans
Get started today with a free consultation, our self-serve tools, or a dedicated program.
Jeremy Gutsche
Ignite your event or virtual event with our CEO, a NY Times Bestselling Author and one of the top innovation keynote speakers.
Our Team of Speakers & Virtual Presenters
Inspire your group with our most popular speakers on innovation, trends, change and futurism.
Custom Training & Events
Bring the Future Festival experience directly to your team or co-hosted custom event.
Contact
Get in touch to learn more, ask a question or submit a tip.
About Us
Learn more about Trend Hunter and how we accelerate innovation.
FAQ
Get answers to common questions about Trend Hunter.
Community
Stay on the cutting-edge with the help of the Trend Hunter community.
Team
Meet the team trusted by hundreds of leading businesses worldwide.
Jobs
Find opportunities to accelerate your career with the #1 Trend Firm.
News
Catch up on noteworthy Trend Hunter news and media mentions.
Join
Build a portfolio and put your trend-spotting abilities to the test.
Advertising
Supercharge your marketing by partnering with Trend Hunter.
Portfolio
Visit your public portfolio and browse your past articles.
Add a Trend
Write up an article and showcase your trend-spotting skills.
My Trends
Edit your articles and see how they stack up on the leaderboards.
Settings
Edit your profile, connect your social media accounts, and more.
Add a trend, customize your dashboard, or track topics.
Future Festival
Innovation Events
Join the world's top innovators at our FREE Virtual events.
Free Webinars
During COVID-19, learn to innovate through chaos, navigate the new normal and maintain work culture from home.
Custom Training & Events
Bring the Future Festival experience directly to your team or co-hosted custom event.
Search our database of 500,000 cutting edge ideas.

98 Cosmetic Gift Ideas

From Candid Cosmetic Bags to At-Home Spa Tools

— November 15, 2014 — Pop Culture
These cosmetic gift ideas are perfect for the beauty lover on your list. For those who are constantly experimenting with their looks, some great beauty products to try at home include things like electric nail polish removers, at-home airbrushing kits and even spa tools that will save you cash and a trip outside.

When it comes to actual cosmetics, rather than purchasing a full size of a product that you're not sure about, a great route to go is a subscription service or a kit that gives just a sampling of products. With these options, beauty lovers are treated to all sorts of new nail polishes, lipsticks, fragrances and grooming tools throughout the year to keep them looking their best well beyond the winter season.
5.7
Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
97
Monochromatic Lip Balms
Monochromatic Lip Balms
This Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Lip Balm Duo Comes In Two Simple Hues
<
96
Exfoliating Home Pedicure Sets
Exfoliating Home Pedicure Sets
The Clarisonic Pedi Foot System Will Get Your Soles Under Control
<
95
Gliding Creme Blush Sticks
Gliding Creme Blush Sticks
Maybelline's Master Glaze Blush Sticks are Sheer and Flawless
<
94
Delicious Cookie Perfumes
Delicious Cookie Perfumes
The Demeter Graham Cracker Cologne Will Bring Back Memories of Snacking
<
93
Plant-Based Skincare
Plant-Based Skincare
Iwilla Remedy Offers Quality Responsible Products
<
92
Holiday Kiss Chapsticks
Holiday Kiss Chapsticks
The Christmas Kiss Lip Balm is a Mixture of Holiday Flavors
<
91
Playful Nail Polish Dryers
Playful Nail Polish Dryers
This Monkey Nail Dryer is a Cute Way to Quickly Dry Your Polish
<
90
Occult Massaging Oils
Occult Massaging Oils
This Full Moon Massaging Serum is Help You Find Your Spiritual Center
<
89
Cosmetic-Carrying Evening Bags
Cosmetic-Carrying Evening Bags
These Lancome Makeup Bags Double as an Evening Purse
<
88
Cosplayer-Specific Suitcases
Cosplayer-Specific Suitcases
The Coscase Was Developed Just for Cosplay Conventions
<
87
Girly Designer Airbrush Kits
Girly Designer Airbrush Kits
The Patricia Field x Temptu Airbrush Makeup Kits Are Flawless
<
86
Fall Festive Perfumes
Fall Festive Perfumes
This Pumpkin Marshmallow Scent is Perfect for Halloween
<
85
Custom Cosmetic Carry-Ons
Custom Cosmetic Carry-Ons
Take Makeup on the Go with This Traveling Vanity and Makeup Bag
<
84
Nostalgic Metallic Lipsticks
Nostalgic Metallic Lipsticks
The Newest Topshop Makeup Collection Brings Back Golden 90s Pigments
<
83
Fall-Flavored Chapsticks
Fall-Flavored Chapsticks
This Pumpkin Cheesecake Lip Balm Scent is Perfect for the Fall Weather
<
82
Kissable Lip Exfoliator Kits
Kissable Lip Exfoliator Kits
The Fabulips 'Pout'-o-matic System Will Give You Silky Smooth Lips
<
81
Coconut Oil Hair Tools
Coconut Oil Hair Tools
This Keratin and Coconut Oil Infused Comb From Cricket Controls Frizzy Hair
<
80
Natural Healing Sponges
Natural Healing Sponges
The Konjac Sponge Has Benefits for the Skin Inside and Out
<
79
Heart-Shaped Bath Accessories
Heart-Shaped Bath Accessories
Etsy's Rose Boutique Creates Handmade Bath Bombs in Four Scents
<
78
Heat-Resistant Iron Holders
Heat-Resistant Iron Holders
Keep Your Surfaces Safe with This Hot Iron Holster
<
77
Daring Designer Lipsticks
Daring Designer Lipsticks
Dolce & Gabbana Create Fun Flirty Lipstick Shades for Sunny Days
<
76
Pigment-Restoring Serums
Pigment-Restoring Serums
The Dr. Perricone Foundation Serum is Part of His New No Makeup Skincare
<
75
Jungle-Themed Cosmetic Kits
Jungle-Themed Cosmetic Kits
This Makeup Brush Set by Japonesque Boasts a Chic Safari Print
<
74
Personalized Manicure Tools
Personalized Manicure Tools
The Urban Outfitters ‘Nail Fraud' Kit is Do It Yourself
<
73
Glittery Superstar Lacquers
Glittery Superstar Lacquers
Add Sparkle to Your Holiday Collection with Mariah Carey Nail Polish
<
72
Electrifying Makeup Palettes
Electrifying Makeup Palettes
Urban Decay Electric is Full of Eye-Poppingly Brilliant Shades
<
71
Collegiate Varsity Manicures
Collegiate Varsity Manicures
Get Back into School Mode with this Academic-Themed Nail Art Tutorial
<
70
Ergonomic Nail Polishing Tools
Ergonomic Nail Polishing Tools
The Julep Plie Wand Ensures Better Control, Accuracy and Fun
<
69
Seasonally Delicious Smackers
Seasonally Delicious Smackers
The Pumpkin Cheesecake Halloween Lip Balm is an Excellent Gift
<
68
Pretty Gamer Cosmetics
Pretty Gamer Cosmetics
Geek Chic Eyeshadow is Perfect for The Girly Girl who Loves to Play
<
67
Painted Celebrity Pattern Purses
Painted Celebrity Pattern Purses
These Celeb Covered Makeup Bags are Made by Kayci Wheatley
<
66
Industrial-Chic Shaving Kits
Industrial-Chic Shaving Kits
This Dapper Father's Day Gift is Minimalist and Sleek
<
65
Cashmere Beauty Kits
Cashmere Beauty Kits
Clarisonic’s Luxe Brush Heads are Powerfully Hydrating
<
64
Minimal Mineral Makeup
Minimal Mineral Makeup
Alima Pure Offers Natural Cosmetic Products for Women
<
63
Formaldahyde-Free Nail Polishes
Formaldahyde-Free Nail Polishes
Cheeky Monkey Cosmetics Offers Luxe Eco-Friendly Varnishes
<
62
Aqueous Cosmetic Collections
Aqueous Cosmetic Collections
Packaging for MAC's Alluring Aquatic Makeup Looks Permanently Wet
<
61
Miniature Lipstick Stands
Miniature Lipstick Stands
This DIY Lipstick Holder is Perfect to Keep Cosmetics in Place
<
60
Make Up Scooping Tools
Make Up Scooping Tools
The Every Drop Lip Spatula Saves You Money on Cosmetics
<
59
High-Tech Grooming Tools
High-Tech Grooming Tools
The Conair Infiniti Pro Dries Your hair in Half the Time
<
58
DIY Solid Perfumes
DIY Solid Perfumes
Kirbie Johnson of Popsugar Creates a Quaint Homemade Fragrance
<
57
Full Beauty Subscription Services
Full Beauty Subscription Services
Le Métier De Beauté Offers Pre-Release Product Perks
<
56
Multifaceted Organic Makeup
Multifaceted Organic Makeup
The 'In Your Face' OCC Cosmetics Products Can Double Up in Use
<
55
Squash-Inspired Bath Products
Squash-Inspired Bath Products
This Halloween Hostess Gift is a Packed Pumpkin Bath Set
<
54
Elemental Eye Makeup
Elemental Eye Makeup
Chantecaille’s Eyeshadow Trio Celebrates the Land, Air and Sea
<
53
Sweet Confectionary Beauty Collections
Sweet Confectionary Beauty Collections
Indulge in a Sweet Treat with the New Candy Girl Collection
<
52
Sun-Powered Makeup Cases
Sun-Powered Makeup Cases
The Stila Solar Illuminated Compact Provides the Perfect Light
<
51
Monthly Manicure Subscriptions
Monthly Manicure Subscriptions
'Scratch' is a Nail Kit That Delivers a Fresh Manicure Once a Month
<
50
Caffeinated Beauty Products
Caffeinated Beauty Products
The Fig + Yarrow Cardamom + Coffee Body Scrub Incorporates Grinds
<
49
Glowing Neon Nail Kits
Glowing Neon Nail Kits
The 'Corrupted Neon' Nail Kit Transforms Colors Under Blacklight
<
48
Pastry Flavored Lip Products
Pastry Flavored Lip Products
The Cinnabon Lip Balm is Scrumptiously Low in Calories
<
47
Christmas Cosmetic Calendars
Christmas Cosmetic Calendars
Benefit's Beauty Advent Calendar Dresses Up the Holiday Season
<
46
Travel Shaving Kits
Travel Shaving Kits
This Travel Shaver Concept is Easy to Carry, Sleek and Compact
<
45
Natural South African Cosmetics
Natural South African Cosmetics
Wema Bodycare Uses Simple Ingredients for Eco Products
<
44
Cute Feline Cosmetics Collections
Cute Feline Cosmetics Collections
The Liberty of London x Hello Kitty Collection is Adorable
<
43
Fierce Superstar Cosmetics
Fierce Superstar Cosmetics
The Rihanna Mac Makeup is Bold and Perfect for the Holidays
<
42
Lippy Mini-Totes
Lippy Mini-Totes
MAC, Lady Gaga and Cyndi Lauper Introduce Lip-Shaped Makeup Bags
<
41
Paper Blush Applicators
Paper Blush Applicators
Mai Couture's Makeup Blotting Papers Make Beauty Hygienic & Easy on the Go
<
40
Sample Perfume Subscriptions
Sample Perfume Subscriptions
The Scentbird Cosmetic Service Lets You Try Out Popular Scents
<
39
Cheeky Makeup Bags
Cheeky Makeup Bags
This Cosmetic Bag Design Boasts That It Should be Bigger in Size
<
38
Gourmet Lip-Smacking Moisturizers
Gourmet Lip-Smacking Moisturizers
Etsy Seller 'soap' is Dishing Out Delectable Vegan Lip Balms
<
37
Sparkly Lip Balm Purses
Sparkly Lip Balm Purses
This 'Glitter Purse Lip Gloss' Product Resembles a Chic Clutch Bag
<
36
Petite Perfume Brooches
Petite Perfume Brooches
These Miniature Fashion Pins Mimic the Look of Designer Fragrance Bottles
<
35
Beer-Inspired Lip Balms
Beer-Inspired Lip Balms
Atlantic Farms Uses Hops in Its Lip Balm Collection
<
34
Jetsetter Skincare Kits
Jetsetter Skincare Kits
This Traveller’s Skincare Kit is a Perfect Gift for Father's Day
<
33
Selfie-Specific Concealers
Selfie-Specific Concealers
Dior's Photo Ready Foundation is Designed to Make Selfies Flawless
<
32
Chubby Insect Cosmetic Packaging
Chubby Insect Cosmetic Packaging
Etude's 'Missing You Honey' Bee Lotions Are Eco-Friendly
<
31
Iconic Mouse Makeup Sets
Iconic Mouse Makeup Sets
The Minnie Mouse Makeup Kit is Perfect for Ladies Who Love Disney
<
30
Street-Embellished Clutches
Street-Embellished Clutches
The HoneyBagger Paris Street Map Makeup Bag is Ultra Adorable
<
29
At-Home Spa Tools
At-Home Spa Tools
Instrumental Beauty's Affordable Beauty Products Start at $20
<
28
Vibrant Feline Cosmetic Collections
Vibrant Feline Cosmetic Collections
The Sephora Hello Kitty Collection is Charming
<
27
Jetsetter Grooming Kits
Jetsetter Grooming Kits
These Grooming Travel Kits Contain the Essentials You Need on the Road
<
26
Deceptive Cosmetic Lighters
Deceptive Cosmetic Lighters
The Lipstick Lighter is a Discreet and Girly Way to Light a Cigarette
<
25
Retro Barber Shop Bags
Retro Barber Shop Bags
This Paul Smith-Designed Toiletry Bag Will Take You Back
<
24
Tech-Integrated Makeup Docks
Tech-Integrated Makeup Docks
This Makeup Organizer Perfectly Props Up Tablets and Phones
<
23
Luxurious Facial Cleansing Devices
Luxurious Facial Cleansing Devices
Foreo's Tiny Luna Luxe Luxury Skincare Products Start at $7,500
<
22
Vegan Lip Balm
Vegan Lip Balm
Hurraw! Balm Proves Green Beauty Isn't Only Skin-Deep
<
21
Complimentary Cosmetic Bags
Complimentary Cosmetic Bags
The ‘You Look Lovely Today’ Canvas Pouch Will Make Your Day
<
20
Eggcentric Organic Lipgloss
Eggcentric Organic Lipgloss
EOS Smooth Sphere Lip Balm Bears Nature's Form
<
19
Vegan Beauty Subscription Boxes
Vegan Beauty Subscription Boxes
These Boxes of Vegan Beauty Products Make Great Gifts for Vegans
<
18
Natural Additive-Free Cosmetics
Natural Additive-Free Cosmetics
Shea Moisture Maintains Skin Health Without the Use of Chemicals
<
17
Upright Cosmetic Organizers
Upright Cosmetic Organizers
The Wood Cosmetic Organizer Eliminates a Need for a Makeup Box
<
16
Dessert-Shaped Cosmetics
Dessert-Shaped Cosmetics
Shades of Chocolate Wrapped in Sweet Design by Etude House
<
15
Water-Branded Lip Balm
Water-Branded Lip Balm
The 'Vitaminschtick' Chapsticks Keep Your Lips Healthily Moisturized
<
14
Candid Cosmetic Bags
Candid Cosmetic Bags
Waldo Pancake's Funny Makeup Bag Shamelessly Discloses Its Contents
<
13
Two-Ended Grooming Products
Two-Ended Grooming Products
The Double Bottle Concept Halves the Containers in Your Shower
<
12
DIY Mini Leather Pouches
DIY Mini Leather Pouches
This Crafty DIY Clutch is Great For Going Out
<
11
Independent City Girl Purses
Independent City Girl Purses
New York Ladies Will Love this Boyfriend Clutch
<
10
Upright Toiletry Bags
Upright Toiletry Bags
The Refresh Dopp Kit Perfectly Stores Men's Toiletries Vertically
<
9
Adorable Animal-Shaped Moisturizers
Adorable Animal-Shaped Moisturizers
These Owl-Shaped Lip Balms are a Hoot to Carry Around
<
8
Colorful Cake-Shaped Lip Balms
Colorful Cake-Shaped Lip Balms
The Chic Patisserie Scented Macaron Lip Gloss Set Resembles Treats
<
7
Handy Polish Removers
Handy Polish Removers
This At-Home Gel Nail Polish Remover Tool Saves a Trip to the Nail Salon
<
6
Minimalist Skincare Kits
Minimalist Skincare Kits
This Useful Father’s Day Gift is Hip and Sleek
<
5
Organic Hairbrush Branding
Organic Hairbrush Branding
All Natural Brushes Packaging Includes Fruit-Inspired Tress Treatments
<
4
Eyeshadow-Adorned Smartphones
Eyeshadow-Adorned Smartphones
The Makeup Phone Case is a Pretty Way to Protect Your Phone
<
3
Blackboard Nail Kits
Blackboard Nail Kits
The Chalkboard Manicure is Ciaté's Latest Novelty Wow Kit
<
2
Humorous Crisis Makeup Bags
Humorous Crisis Makeup Bags
Carry Essential Cosmetics in this Hilarious Emergency Mascara Pouch
<
1
Innovative Nail Varnish Printers
Innovative Nail Varnish Printers
This Nail Polish Machine Mixes From Your Stylish Inspirations
<