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The Stocking Stuffers your friends will actually like

We all like to bulk up our friends gifts with a couple of stocking stuffers to make it look like you're not cheap, but don't want those stocking stuffers to look cheap either. So let me share my top stocking stuffers this year!

Ella Baché : Bon Bon* : $19

Luxe skincare in a cute, affordable Christmas Bon Bon? I mean who wouldn't want that! The collection's packaging has been designed in collaboration with Melbourne-based artist Kerry Armstrong. The set includes: Crème Jojoba (20mL) and Special Eye Cream (15mL). Valued at over $50. It's basically the perfect stocking stuffer because it's cute, has amazing products inside AND it's less than $20. 


Foreo : Luna Play* : $65

So it's a pricier stocking stuffer, but it's cute and if I found that in my stocking on Christmas day I would be over the moon. This innovative skincare device treats skin to a deep cleanse and gentle massage. It sends gentle T-Sonic™ pulsations through the non-abrasive silicone surface in a bid to clear the pores of stubborn bacteria. The two-zone pads expertly cleanse oily skin, sensitive and normal skin depending on the touch point you choose. Dead skin cells are banished while you enjoy a gentle facial massage. It is mini sized, comes in like 7 different colours and can be used 100 times before the battery dies. I love mine, it's the perfect travel companion!

Eve Lom : Iconic Cleanse Ornament : $35 

An iconic duo all bundled up for the holidays. This set teams the indulgent balm Cleanser with its trusty sidekick Muslin Cloth to grant cleansed, comfortable and radiant skin – all while uplifting and delighting the senses too! All bundled up in the cutest little ornament, it is the perfect stocking stuffer for anyone in your life!

The Body Shop : Hand Cream Crackers* : $40 

The ultimate stocking stuffer, because one purchase and you can add six hand cream crackers to six different gifts! Inside there is six individual Christmas crackers with some of The Body Shop's iconic scents inside. The perfect way to bulk up any gift!

Salt by Hendrix : Soak Infusion* : $24.95

So I am talking about the soak infusions, but honestly any of the Salt by Hendrix Bath products would make the perfect stocking stuffer. There are three different scents in the Soak Infusion range - Chamomile and Cornflower, Rose and Heatherflower, and Lavender and Hibiscus. I have been using the Chamomile one and LOVING it and desperately need to get my hands on the other ones. They are infused with a powerful mix of salts, alongside floral infusions and help to calm the senses, relax the muscles and relieve tension and honestly, they are SOOO beautiful. 

Burt's Bees : Pomegranate Tin : $9.99 

A dynamic duo for hands and lips, featuring Burt's Bees® much-loved 100% Natural Pomegranate Lip Balm and classic Lemon Butter Cuticle Cream. Such a cute little tin that is affordable and has two great little products inside! There is also a Coconut and Pear option if your recipient would prefer that.

Sol de Janeiro : Bum Bum Bath Bomba Ornament : $17 

Continuing on with the bath theme, this ornament is the cutest and best little Christmas gift for any bath lover. Infused with the obsession-worthy Bum Bum Cream scent, this luxurious bath bomb makes bath time a totally sensorial experience. It smells amazing and will leave your skin feeling so soft and so hydrated. Honestly, no one can not love it!

Jane Iredale : Kiss and Tell* : $75

Ok, so this is another pricey one, but it's also the most adorable little gift set I have seen. Inside you get three mini lip stain and glosses - Stain Craving (light salmon), Stain Fascination (rosy pink) and Gloss Crystal (clear shimmer). The stains help condition and protect the lips, are non-feathering with a stay-put colour and can be worn alone for a matte look or with a glossy finish. The glosses have a conditioning, non-tacky formula to deliver a glossy shimmering finish, with no petroleum-based ingredients. And honestly, Jane Iredale products are amazing and worth EVERY cent. 

By Terry : Baume De Rose Ornament : $29

A unique origami-inspired Christmas tree ornament encasing a mini cult-favourite Baume De Rose Lip Balm. A lovely, luxurious stocking stuffer that anyone would love. The By Terry Baume De Rose is such a heavenly lip balm that leaves your lips feeling amazing and the little ornament is so cute!

Too Faced : Better Than Sex Ornament : $17

Deck the halls and trim your tree with voluptuous volume with this limited edition Better Than Sex tree ornament! The iconic, best selling mascara in the cutest ornament. If you need to add something else to your gift, then this is the perfect

Ecology x May Gibbs : Tea Towel* : $16.95

This is like the cutest collaboration ever, bringing beautiful homewares together with the beautiful Snugglepot and Cuddlepie art works from May Gibbs. They have four beautiful tea towel designs that would be perfect as a stocking stuff (mum and Grandma, I am looking at you). The material is lovely and honestly, I don't see why anyone would not want one of these! 

Bobbi Brown : Life of the Party Mini Lip and Eye Palette* : $80 

Keep your holiday party look on hand with this mirrored, purse-sized palette featuring four neutral eye shadow shades in velvety matte and high-shine metallic finishes, as well as a universally flattering mini Lip Colour. Another pricier stocking stuffer but one that anyone will love. The shades inside include:

Mini Lip Color in Brown - 2.2 g
Eye Shadow in Shell
Metallic Eye Shadow in Twilight
Metallic Eye Shadow in Oyster Pink
Eye Shadow in Cool Brown 


NARS : Little Fetishes Orgasm Lip and Blush Set : $35 

A star in the NARS holiday lineup, this miniature set of blush and lipstick features the universally-flattering, award-winning shade, Orgasm. Featuring their new red uncensored packaging that is making the rounds at the moment. The Orgasm shade is such a flattering pink and this duo is just so cute! 

T2 : Mulled Wine Magic Mini Tree Ornament : $10 

Wander off into an enchanted forest with a festive favourite that encapsulates all the aromatic flavours of traditional mulled wine. Each sip is a fragrant journey, with a touch of spice to warm you up from the inside out. Cutest and most delicious tea ornament!

*DISCLAIMER – Products with * have been sent for trial/review purposes. Although this product was sent for me to trial and review, all views and opinions are 100% honest. All opinions are based purely from my own experiences. The Life of Laura is not by a professional or expert. Please do not confuse my opinions with professional advice.
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