In the run-up to the holidays, your time is spread thin—there are gifts to be wrapped, cookies to be baked and traveling to do. We know too well how this time of year can wreak havoc on your sleep, your skin and your zen, which is why we encourage you to add yourself to your list of things to “take care of” this time of year. With the help of these tips and tools, we hope you take a moment (or many!) to regain your chill.
FOREO LUNA Mini Compact Facial cleansing device
Don’t skip the party or seconds on pie—rather, treat your skin with a nightly facial to combat holiday stressors. This powerful cleansing device ensures clear skin through all the season’s festivities, and its compact size makes it perfect for travel.
Sisley Paris Eye Contour Mask
This eye mask is your 10-hour sleep in a tube. Dab on the plant-based, hydrating mask just before makeup, or wear overnight and reap the bright-eyed benefits.
ban.do Hot Stuff thermal travel mug
May the contents of this statement mug keep you warm (and caffeinated) while you tirelessly cross off names on your gift list. This sweet reminder will become your new holiday shopping mantra: no matter how hectic the mall may be, everything will be okay.
kate spade new york she wrote the book notepad folio
Keep calm by being organized. Jot down to-do lists on this stylish notepad, while the sleek portfolio keeps your receipts safely in one place.
Charlotte Tilbury Unisex Healthy Glow
This pseudo-tinted moisturizer brings tired skin back to life, which is especially important during dry winter months. The soft-focus formula adapts to your natural skin tone as you apply, creating a tailored glow that leaves your skin looking supple and healthy without a trace of foundation.
SPACE.NK.APOTHECARY Smith & Cult Glass Souls nail lacquer
Your most festive holiday accessory is right at your fingertips. There’s never a bad time to add some sparkle to your look, and we like how this glitzy, glittering polish accents a cozy knit sweater with subtle shine.
Shiseido The Makeup eyelash curler
The simplest way to appear well-rested is with an eye-opening lash curler. This one by Shiseido lifts and curls the eyelashes from the root for a flirtatious eye. Follow with your mascara of choice to take your fluttering fringe to glamorous lengths.
VITA LIBERATA Body Blur Instant HD Skin Finish
Be prepared to bust out your leggiest party dress thanks to this skin-perfecting body tint. It masks imperfections (like shave nicks, veins and bruises) for a natural-looking tone even in the dead of winter.
CAUDALÍE Beauty Elixir
Wherever you are, take a moment amid the go-go-go with a blissful spritz of serenity. Part oil, part serum, this toner imparts a radiant glow to the skin, making it appear firmer, smoother and refreshed. Consider this elixir a shot of espresso for your complexion.
NEST Fragrances Holiday classic candle
Unwind to notes of pomegranate, mandarin orange, pine, cloves and cinnamon and savor the holiday cheer. The crowd-pleasing scent also makes this candle an excellent gift for anyone on your list. So buy two and keep one on hand for gifting emergencies.