Have you been naughty or nice to your hair this year? If you've been using Lu, you know the answer to that question! This holiday season, give your besties and loved ones the gift of the best beauty stocking stuffers curated by our editors. And if a few of these end up in your Christmas stocking, we won't judge. Even the most on-trend beauty lover will want to stock up on these goodies! Every one of these items are $10 or less, and all are cruelty-free.
1. Lu Control Travel Size Kit
Is anyone on your shopping list in the market for new beauty products to try in 2023? Or do they have a hair pain point that they haven't been able to solve? Whether they need to tame their frizz, rock shinier and smoother locks, or increase their hair's strength and flexibility, Lu can get them on the road to better hair health with the Control Travel Size Kit, which includes a 10oz. mini version of Lu's Control Shampoo, Conditioner, and Styling Cream. And this gift set costs less than $10.
2. Touchland Power Mist
Give the gift of good health this year with Touchland's best-selling collection of hand sanitizers. These power mists come in a wide variety of wonderful scents, from watermelon to rainwater to sandalwood. Snag one while you can, because at only $10, they won't last long.
3. NYX Lip Lingerie Matte Liquid Lipstick
Smudge-free, waterproof, and long-lasting, this liquid shapewear for your lips will give you a full-bodied smooth matte look for up to 16 hours, so you can patiently wait under the mistletoe for the perfect moment. Available in 32 colors, they're made with a vegan formula, and feel soft and creamy on the lips. Get it now and have your BFF looking glam on Christmas morning for just $10.
4. YYXR Microfiber Hair Drying Towel
Consider this a Christmas present and a PSA wrapped (literally!) in one. Microfiber towels have been proven to be the best way to dry your hair naturally, rather than submitting it to the heat and stress of hair dryers. These towels from YYXR are Amazon's choice and cost less than $10, making them a great gift that's cheaper than many other microfiber towels on the market. Make natural hair drying a new year's resolution for the people on your holiday list; they'll thank you in 2023!
5. invisibobble Original Traceless Spiral Hair Ties
Thousands of five-star reviews on Amazon attest to the near-magical quality of these hair ties. The secret of their success lies in their spiral shape, which distributes pressure evenly around your ponytail, ensuring a tangle-free and comfortable fit. It's scientifically proven to cause 31% less damage, leave 68% less marks and 100% less pain than ordinary elastic hair ties. Score this set of eight for less than $8.
6. Love's cabin Silk Satin Pillowcase
With more than 73,000 Amazon reviews, these silk satin pillowcases make another great stocking stuffer that will level up your sleep experience. Silk pillowcases prevent hair from becoming tangled and matted, keep the frizz at bay, and create less friction for your curls while you sleep. They are a game-changer for hair that will make cotton pillowcases so 2022. Get two cases for less than $7.
7. SheaMoisture Intensive Hydration Hair Mask
This budget-friendly hair mask infuses hair with moisturizing ingredients that hydrate and replenish damaged locks . It's a wonderful complement to Lu's hair products that is formulated with no sulfates, parabens, phthalates, or animal testing. Made with shea butter, Manuka Honey, Mafura Oil, and Fig Extract, it's rich in natural goodness and has a wonderful aroma. It's one of the best beauty gifts of the season for under $10.
8. Acure Brightening Facial Scrub
Perfect for every skincare enthusiast and made of 100% natural ingredients that's suitable for all skin types, the Acure Brightening Facial Scrub exfoliates dead skin cells and brightens the face without removing its precious natural oils. It's made with sea kelp that softens and detoxifies skin, lemon peel and French green clay for cleansing and unclogging pores, and extracts of Madonna Lily that promotes a refreshed, dewy appearance. It costs less than $8 on Amazon.
9. Rare Beauty Liquid Touch Multi-Tasking Makeup Sponges
Selena Gomez's "go-to applicator" is a beauty sponge that's designed for versatility. The diamond-shaped tip gives you precise application for those tricky contours around the eyes, nose, and mouth, the large, flat side is used for blending, while the round bottom edge helps buff, blend, bake, and soften harsh edges. It's the perfect size and shape that can be used with any formula. Scoop it up for the makeup lover on your nice list for just $7.
10. Burt's Bees Multi Benefit Mascara
Burt's Bees will always get us in the holiday spirit because everything they make is cruelty-free. And their long-lasting, Multi-Benefit Mascara works to volumize, lengthen, and define lashes all day long. It's a 100% natural beauty product made with jojoba oil and naturally moisturizing beeswax to nourish lashes. It's even tested by an ophthalmologist. The mascara is available in two shades and is currently on sale at Target for $8.15.
Good things come in small packages, which make these stocking stuffers ideal for your shopping list. Add to cart asap!