Must Have Holiday Gift Items

Tis the season for gift giving! Its that time again to start stocking up your shelves with these fabulous gift sets and limited-edition holiday items to boost retail sales. Take a look at some of the seasonal items being offered.

Aveda Aveda is helping to support communities in Nepal with its 2011 Holiday Collection, which includes eight limited-edition gift-sets wrapped with lokta paper that has been hand-crafted by men and women in the Himalayas.

CND CND is offering the gift of pampering this season with a wide variety of gift sets that include luxurious hand and body lotions, a soothing eye mask, a dry heel moisturizer and a seasonal nail lacquer.


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  Essie Cosmetics Sparkle during the holidays with LuxEffects, Essie’s new and dazzling collection of multi-dimensional top coats that feature 4 to 5 different-sized flakes or pearl shapes that can be worn over nail polish or alone to create a stunning effect.

  Farouk Systems The CHI Limited Edition Holiday Iron Collection, from Farouk Systems, consists of its signature styling iron to create silky and shiny styles accompanied by a stylish wristlet that would make any fashionista happy.

FHI Heat New for the holidays, FHI Heat is introducing its new GO Blow Dryer and Go 1-inch Styling Iron that utilize ceramic tourmaline technology to reduce static and lock in moisture for healthy-looking hair.

  Matrix Create holiday-ready and healthy hair with a wide range of gift sets from Matrix that include some of their best-selling products.   Onesta Hair Care Onesta’s fun holiday packs, Hydrate Over the Holidays, Smorgasbord of Strength and Yule Need This Volume-- feature shampoo, conditioner, lavender hand and body lotion and nourishing bath gel.

OPI OPI celebrates the holiday release of Walt Disney’s The Muppets movie with new lacquers that were inspired by the film. In an ode to Miss Piggy and other Muppets characters, the line features six shimmery reds and neutrals, as well as six glitter-packed shades, including colors like Divine Swine and Warm and Fozzie. Paul Mitchell Paul Mitchell has teamed with Tarina Tarantino, designer of whimsical jewelry-- to introduce a new holiday collection of special-edition styling tools and gift sets with a portion of all proceeds going to the Boys & Girls Club of America.

  Pureology Pureology’s wildly popular hair-care lines including Hydrate, SuperSmooth and Perfect4Platinum will each be offered in a gift set trio that contains shampoo, conditioner and a styling enhancer.

Redken Redken is offering gift sets of  some of its most popular products for the holidays, including the Color Extend and All Soft collections for haircare, the Brilliant Blow Dry set for styling and Redken For Men Classics set for the special man in your life.

Tweezerman A special treat for nails affected by the winter months, Tweezerman’s Wonderland Rescue Kit comes with 12 mini candy cane themed nail files, a mini squeeze and snip nipper, a mini cuticle pusher and nail cleaner.

Your Name Professional Beginning in October Your Name Professional is offering two options for glamorous holiday makeup, one for day and one for night. The sets include an eye shadow palette with a trio of colors, a lip gloss and a lipstick.