You don't have to break your wallet to buy wonderful gifts for every single relative, friend, neighbor and associate. You can stuff stockings plump with beautiful gifts bought at lovely prices. Below are some fantastic holiday gifts for $5.00 or under:
Sun Bum SPF 30+ Flavored Lip Balm (Sun Bum, $3.99)
These smooth SPF 30 sunscreen lip balms contain cocoa butter, aloe, vitamin E and come in various yummy flavors such as Banana, Pink Guava, Mango, Coconut, Key Lime and Pomegranate. Toss one of these in every stocking to ensure all lips are soft and forever smiling.
Boscia Pink Peppermint Blotting Linens (Sephora, $5.00)
This slim, sparkling, pink package of 100 blotting linens infused with the invigorating essence of peppermint fits perfectly into your pocket, handbag, or desk drawer so you can instantly blot away excess oil and pep your face without disturbing your makeup. I am a true believer in Boscia blotting sheets and they usually retail for double the price.
Soap & Glory Hand Food Hand Cream (Sephora, $5.00)
Everyone appreciates a portable hand cream for the dry winter season. This eye catching hand cream is made with shea butter, macadamia oil, and marshmallow. Smooth hands mean more hand holding.
Essence Beauty Secrets Fancy Lashes (Ulta, $1.79)
These artificial eyelashes are sure to stand out, whether applied or just sitting in the box. They are affordable and easy to pass out to all the lady acquaintances.
EOS Smooth Sphere Lip Balm (Bloom.com $3.29)
In a smooth sphere for easy application that precisely glides on lips, the EOS lip balm containsVitamin E, shea butter and jojoba oil to keep your lips kissably smooth. I recommended these last year and continue to do so. You can also find these at your local drugstore.
Essence Blush Brush (Ulta, $3.99)
This Essence makeup brush is soft, cruelty-free and good for shading and modeling the face and cheeks. The bright pinkish purple hue is a great bonus that brightens up any makeup collection.