Holiday Gift Ideas: Three Offerings from Benefit

How anyone will be able to pass this one up, I do not know:

Say hello to celebutante, your personal stylist makeup kit. This portable kit includes everything you could possibly need to glow: High Beam highlighterL Benetint, the rose-tinted lip and cheek stain; Dallas, an outdoorsy glow/bronzer; Lip Gloss in I'm With the Band; Full Finish Lipstick in Lady's Choice; Full Finish Lipstick in No Competition; Velvet Eyeshadow in Leggy AND Dandy Brandy; a fluff shadow/talent brush; and a step by step guide to getting the celebutante look.

celebutante, $34 at

glitz, glam, and gloss is glam new shades in convenient double wand tubes. Shades include Friends in High Places (sparkling raspberry), Kiss You (clear fuschia), Almost Famous (copper penny), Zone Out (golden nude), I'm With the Band (golden pink shimmer), and Fresh Squeezed (pink grapefruit).


glam idol has billed itself as a "best of" set. Inside a cute little clutch, you get "That Gal" brightening face primer, California Kissin' smile brightening lip shine, and Posietint, the poppy-pink tinted lip and cheek stain.

glam idol, $60 at


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