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Diwali Edit: The Beauty & Grooming Gift Guide

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This festive season add some pizzazz to your gifts with these beauty and grooming products

ByN. Lothungbeni Humtsoe

November 8, 2020 (IANSlifeDuring the festivities one wants to look their best even if conventional festivities and large get-togethers are swapped for a small soiree or video calls. There’s nothing more celebratory than showering gifts on your loved ones and so a box of beauty goodies and grooming products are always welcome and useful. From creams to lipsticks, shaving essentials to styling gadgets, here's a curation of select items which are sure to be a hit! 




1. Enrich salons
Having recently launched international skin care brand Human + Kind in India, the cruelty free and vegan brand from Ireland, is known for its great formulations which are ideal sensitive skin types and packs a punch of natural ingredients. Price starting at Rs 350/-
Available on Enrich App, Nykaa and Amazon.


2. Indulge Essentials 
The Shine Bright Gift-set specially targets extreme moisturise to nourish skin with the magic of no pores! This gift box contains Rose Gold Oil (15mL), Poreless Face Pack and Pore Minimizer Toning Mist. Providing hydration, glow and a to skin health.
Priced at Rs 2,400/-

Available at and


3. Nourish Mantra Masks
The Exotic Black Turmeric Mud Mask is a natural Mud Mask for a skin rejuvenating experience. It is formulated to deliver tighter and toned skin that effectively counteracts fine lines and early signs of aging. The herbal decoction of Ayurveda Black Turmeric extracts, Papaya Extracts and Bentonite stimulate new cell growth that boosts overall skin health. Nourish Mantra Clay Masks are suitable for all skin types and are 100 percent vegan, cruelty free and paraben-free. T
Priced at INR 1695/- for a 110 gm jar.
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4. The Body Shop
Replace or compliment your sweet boxes and dry fruit baskets with a thoughtfully designed gift Juicy strawberry premium collection hamper from The Body Shop. The assortment of hampers are not only pleasing to the eye but nourishing for the body. 
Priced at Rs 3980/-

Available at and all outlets pan India.


5. Festive Ready Tresses with Bare Anatomy
A festive kit with a hair care regime Bare Anatomy, offers personalised and wholesome beauty solutions. It has introduced its festive range just in time for you to dress up your hair. Individually and freshly crafted for your unique hair profile, this 3 step hair regime makes for a perfect gift to or pamper your tired tresses with it as it includes a Revitalising Pre- Shampoo Mask, a Deep Cleansing Shampoo and an Intense Repair Conditioner.
Priced at Rs 3097/-

Availability at


6. Rang Dé Kajal 
Rang Dé Kajal comes in a single shade and is enriched with almond oil, baobab oil, desi ghee. It is easy to glide on and parabens-free.
Priced at Rs. 499/-

Available at


7. Havells HC 4045 5 in 1 Multi-Styling
For those who are fashion-conscious and love to style their hair differently, this 5 in 1 Multi-Styling Kit is a great gifting option. All attachments come with a protective heat-insulated tip to prevent any accidental contact of fingers with the heat plates.This gives better handling, optimal use of the styling kit and offer best results.
Priced at Rs 3145/-

Available on both e-commerce platform and offline stores.




8. AcnePatch
A great option to gift yourself for a clear face through all the parties, this multifunctional and powerful acne patch, for men and women, is available in two variants -- Day Acne Patch and Night Acne Patch. While the ultra-thin Day patch conforms to any contour of the face, making acne invisible and working effectively for 12 hours, the Night acne patch is slightly bigger and thicker so that it absorbs it all night.
Available online on ecommerce portal.


9. Soulflower Celebrity Gift Set 
A perfect gift for those near and dear to you especially curated for Festive Season. The hamper encompass the best of  beauty.
Priced at Rs 8500/-

Available on:


10. Skinella gift hamper
A skincare brand that offers products made with the power of superfoods brings you the Glow-Out-Of-The-Box Celebrations Pack. The gift box is an assortment of three superfood-enriched skincare products that are high on antioxidants to render an enviable radiance to the user.
Priced at INR 700/-

Available at leading retail outlets pan-India and online on Amazon, Nykaa, and Flipkart.


11. Clinique Diwali Shine & Glow Kit
Introducing the new Shine & Glow Diwali set, featuring Radhika Apte’s favourite hits in one kit, so it’s easy to care for your skin and dress up your festive look, effortlessly. A set of three makeup and skincare essentials to help you achieve the perfect festive look – Moisture Surge72H Hydrator (15ml), Take the Day Off Cleansing Balm (30ml), Quickliner for Eyes Intense in Black.
Priced at Rs 2,800/-

Available at Clinique counters PAN India and online at Nykaa, Myntra, Shoppers Stop, and Purplle.


12. Greyon Gift Box
India’s home-grown cosmetic brand, Greyon has rolled out it's festive gift box. The assortment includes sensational lip and eye makeup to arrest the attention of onlookers with a single gaze.
Priced at 
 Rs 999, as opposed to its original price of Rs 3024/-
Available online


13. Kaya Red Grape & Niacinamide
Kaya Red Grape & Niacinamide Skin Radiance Night Mask is a light, cool facial gel, enriched with natural Red Grape, Licorice & Manjishtha extracts, that leaves your skin bright, hydrated and even toned. It contains Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) which is a brightening agent that improves uneven skin tone, dullness & fine lines.
Priced at Rs 299 for 50gms.

Available at all Kaya Clinics,, and online at Nykaa, Amazon, Myntra.


14. L’Occitane Festive Gift Set
Special occasions call for going extra and beyond. L'Occitane offers brand new gift boxes with limited edition India-inspired products. An exciting variety to choose from, for men and women, these luxurious gift boxes will leave an impression to last.
Prices starting at Rs 2,000/-
Available online at




15. SkinWorks Gift Hamper  
SkinWorks a unisex brand that offers natural and handmade products is free from preservatives. They customise products as per every skin need, as every skin is unique and beautiful in its way. They offer a wide range of Face and Lip Scrubs and Face Masks which soothes your skin and provides various benefits accordingly. You can customise your hamper as per your skin type and needs.
Priced at Rs 1100/-

Available at


16. Be #TyoharReady with Bombay Shaving Company
With the festive season kicking in, make yourself and your loved ones #TyoharReady with the range of superfoods enriched grooming products from Bombay Shaving Company.
Prices start from Rs 855 onwards.
Availabile at along with online at Amazon, Flipkart and Myntra.


17. Cetaphil Sun 
Cetaphil Sun is a gel-based formula which helps in providing sensory benefits and a pleasant feeling which leaves your skin light and glowing. It is available in two variants SPF 50 (50 ml) & SPF 30 (100 ml)
at Rs 990 & Rs 1150/-
Available at


18. Personalised skincare range by Bare Anatomy
With the goodness of high-grade botanical ingredients and cutting-edge technology, Bare Anatomy offers customised, dermatologically approved, vegan, SLS and paraben-free skincare line. All formulations are customized with great precision after a detailed skin analysis where the experts take a customer’s personal data into careful consideration.
Priced at Rs 2250.

Availability at


19. Mom and Baby Care Essential Suitcase Gift Box: 
Specially designed keeping the early needs of the mom and the baby in mind, from making breast feeding comfortable to taking care of baby’s delicate skin; this box is perfect for pampering mom and welcoming her bundle of joy. It comes with natural body wash, natural nipple butter and body butter for mom and natural baby lotion, diaper rash cream, massage oil and baby wash for the baby. 
Priced at Rs 2,399/-

Available at


20. The Switch Fix DIFY Bundle
Gift guilt-free self-care with this clean and conscious personal care gift bundle. Personalise and build your own gift box and indulge in new self-care rituals for the new normal. 
Priced at Rs. 1,999/-
Available at festive-gifts-shop/


21. Nykaa Jade Rollers
Nykaa Face Rollers available in two variants- Green Jade and Rose Quartz. The cult favorite skincare tool by is here to make your skincare woes disappear with a roll. It helps in improving blood circulation and drains toxins through massage therapy.
Priced at 1799 for the Jade and The Rose Quartz Roller is 1999/-

Available at Nykaa.




22. Nykaa Skin Potion 24K Gold Facial Oil 
This festive season add some pizzazz to your skincare routine with the Nykaa 24K Skin Potion Facial Oil has nourishing ingredients like 24K gold Flakes, Grape Seed Oil, Rosehip Seed Oil that regenerate tissues, reduce the appearance of fine lines, hyper-pigmentation and tighten the skin.  
Priced at Rs 999/-
Available at Nykaa.

23. Clensta – COVID-19 Protection Lotion
This festive season, give your loved ones a 24x7 protection shield by gifting them Clensta Covid 19 Protection Lotion. The Lotion is effective in keeping one safe from the virus for 24 hours. The product needs to be applied three times a day to secure the 100 percent protection from the virus, bacteria, and fungi.  
Priced at Rs. 298/-
Available at Amazon and Flipkart.


24. Satvik Spirit festive hamper
Satvik Spirit, a home grown organic skincare brand presents to you wonderful gifting options for your family, friends and colleagues. The brand has especially introduced their body oils which not even gives you perfect smooth and radiant skin but also helps to improve your overall health by reducing aches, pains, lessen anxiety and decreasing stress.
Priced at Rs.1350 onwards.



25. Facial Hair Remover Pittie Consumer 
Finishing Touch Flawless Brows is the new gold standard and first precision hair remover that instantly and painlessly removes unwanted hair for stunningly beautiful brows. The product sweeps away unwanted hair. With 18-karat gold plated head and built-in LED light, it is hypo-allergenic, gentle enough to use every day, discreet and portable so you can use it anytime, and anywhere.
Available website:


26. Colorbar Cuties - Mini 5
Good things do come in small packages, meet Colorbar Cuties: mini-avatars of your all-time Colorbar favourites

  • Definer Lip Liner (INR 299) - Glides easily, contours sharply and gives an intense matte colour. The lip liner is smooth and smudge proof
  • I Glide Eye Pencil (INR 299) - Smooth, creamy and smudgeproof, the eye pencil gives an intense colour to your precious eyes
  • Matte Me As I Am Lip Colour (INR 399) - Performs excellently in a single stroke. It comes in vibrant shades, each rich in moisture. It is lightweight and super creamy with a soft matte finish and stays upto 6 hours
  • Matte Touch Lipstick (INR 399) - Performs excellently in a single stroke. It covers your lips fully with a matte texture. It is smudge proof and blends effortlessly
  • Stunning Brow Pencil (INR 299) - Defines, shapes and fills your brows gently. It is super blendable, oil-free, smudge proof and long lasting with nourishing antioxidants

Availability: Across all Colorbar stores and on


27. Charlotte Tilbury range T
Think of glamour, beauty and oomph and one cannot miss thinking of Charlotte Tilbury!! The cult, high glam beauty brand is ready to step foot in India and open its world of beauty, glamour & glitz to all the beauty buffs.
Availability starting19th November onwards exclusively on Nykaa.


28. Kiko Milano 
Channel your inner altruist this festive season, with Kiko Milano gifting products and pick something off your wish-list from the wide range of classic favourites or the new must-have makeup products and discover the gift you didn’t know you wanted so bad.
Prices starting from Rs 4,990/-
Availabile at all KIKO Milano stores (Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Lucknow, Guwahati)



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