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The Fashion & Beauty Guru Gift Guide

GIFT GUIDE


When it comes to fashion and beauty shopping, it all comes down to the individual's personal style. Finding the perfect dress and lipshade can really spice up any look and occasion, matched with an effective skincare routine. If you're shopping for a fashionista or beauty guru, these gifts will do the trick.



Nude Repairing Mask from JOMARCH


JOMARCH products are produced with no potentially harmful toxins or aggressive irritants, sourcing its ingredients from natural sources and integrating the latest technologies to cater to all skin types. Gift your beauty guru friends the Nude Repairing Mask, a 'Seaweed Fibre Sheet Mask', which maximises seaweed fibre to absorb into the skin and create a hydrating effect. It's applicable to all skin types and benefits include intense hydration, improving the skin's barrier, minimising the appearance of pores and speeding up healing. Plus, it comes in a box of five. Home spa sleepover, anyone?


Price: HK$370 (25ml/piece, 5 pieces in a box)




Burnt Snakeskin Dress from Freis Spirit


Continuing the legacy of the iconic Diane Freis brand – a fashion phenomenon of the 80's and 90's – Freis Spirit takes you back in time with its retro designs brought to you from the personal archives of Diane. The vibrant bohemian party dresses are available in new-vintage condition and were once the loves of style icons from Kate Moss to Nicole Richie. Each design has stood the test of time and there are only ten pieces available of each style, so it's a truly unique addition to any modern woman's wardrobe. Every collection is handbeaded by local craftsmen and sustainably made. Arrive like something out of the Gatsby era at your next gathering with the Burnt Snakeskin Dress, a shimmering elegant maxi dress rendered in a ruffling gold and bronze snakeskin print. This uber-chic piece features beads that twist around the straps and a hand-sewn appliqué flower.


Price: HK$1,800




The Mini's from Minimis by Cabanee Organics


Founded by a sister-duo, Minimis by Cabanee Organics is a vegan, cruelty-free skincare brand offering premium products made in Canada. Launching earlier this year, the label's signature The Mini's is a quick and simple introduction to the collection and each blend uses superfood and botanical oils like chia seed and plum oil in its formulations for a natural remedy. Gift your beauty guru pals with this results-driven routine set which includes four key products: M01 The Cleanser (daily cleanser+makeup remover), M02 The Hydrator (toner+serum), M03 The Moisturizer (facial oil+serum), and M04 The Rejuvenator (face+eye cream).


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Price: CAD$138




Lexi Trousers from Parallel 51


Fashion label Parallel 51 is your one-stop shop to versatile – and chic – day to night outfits. We all have that friend who plans their work and happy hour ensembles, or enjoys a trip or two to the Italian shores, and well, this brand has you sorted thanks to its timeless appeal. Not sure where to start in the gifting process? The Lexi Trousers are a fun and flattering option for an effortless silhouette. Best paired with the Parallel 51 Kara bodysuit. PS, the brand will be running its pre-Black Friday Sale starting on November 15th with up to 25% off products.


Price: US$92



Lip Glow from DIOR


You can never go wrong with gifting lipstick. DIOR's Lip Glow series is a great option for the holidays when the weather is drier. This moisturising holy grail uses 97% natural origin ingredients and can hydrate lips for up to 24 hours. Plus, its selection of popping colours adds a hint of vibrancy to any outfit.

Price: HK$305



Polo Bear Fleece Sweatshirt from

Polo Ralph Lauren


A winter sweatshirt lasts for years and Polo Ralph Lauren's timeless collection adds the right amount of festivity in its designs. The iconic Polo Bear is back, making its appearance on this winter essential, ideal for all informal occasions. Gift this cute staple to the loungewear enthusiast in your life.

Price: HK$1,790