Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a few gifts under the tree for your sister, mother and friends. Looking for the perfect gift or stocking filler we have you covered in our annual last minute gifting feature, we even added a few you might even like for yourself!

wet n wild® Liquid Catsuit Lip Colour Collection 4 Piece Mini Catsuit Lip Set (€12.95/£11.50)

This set is perfect for the lip lover in your life, including 2 mini MegaLast® Metallic Catsuit Liquid Lipsticks and 2 mini MegaLast® Catsuit Matte Lipstick. The shades in the gift set are perfect for Christmas and ideal for your handbag! Available in pharmacies nationwide.

Korres Little Stars, The ideal gift for the globetrotter in your life, this set of four favorites includes Bergamot Pear Shower Gel 40ml, Fig Shower Gel 40ml, Lavender Blossom Shower Gel 40ml and Bergamot Jasmine Shower Gel 40ml.

Dermalogica Smooth Skin Favourites (€37.00) Super-smooth skin starts here! This triple threat set cleanses, exfoliates and continuously hydrates. This set includes Special Cleansing Gel, Daily Microfoliant and New! Skin Smoothing Cream. Give the gift of good skin with Award-Winning skincare brand Dermalogica. Available in all leading Dermalogica Beauty Salons.

Too Faced have pulled out the stops with the gift set of dreams and what’s even more cool it’s in the shape of a Christmas tree. The set includes all pictured above 2 eyeshadow palettes and one face palette plus a better than sex mascara and here’s the best bit it’s only €45.00, available in Debenhams stores nationwide.

It’s no secret how much we love Kiss Cosmetics and the Gel Fantasy are so Christmassy. Perfect to wear for your festive holidays, these stunning nails are our must-have stocking filler. Retail at €9..00 and are available in Boots stores nationwide.

The Skin Nerd: Your Straight-talking guide to feeding, protecting and respecting your skin by Jennifer Rock (€19.99) In a world where beauty consumers are inundated with marketing messages and every product is said to be the ONE you need for your skin, where does one turn to for truthful and helpful advice without agenda? Look no further because The Skin Nerd, Jennifer Rock shares all her skincare expertise, and the passion and knowledge gathered in her extensive career in this helpful beginner’s guide. The Skin Nerd: Your straight-talking guide to feeding, protecting and respecting your skin is a 360 approach to your healthiest skin. This book is the perfect gift for your Secret Santa or ‘skin nerd’ in your life! Available in book stores nationwide.

Note Cosmetics have a wonderful array of gift sets, I love the red lipstick shade within the set one I will wear over the Christmas and New Year period and throughout the year too. The Must Have gift set has a pillar box red lipstick, eyeliner and mascara. It’s currently reduced in Mc Cabes Pharmacy from €19.95 to €15.95.

Always one step ahead of the curve, Hot Tools® Professional have once again launched one of the most innovative styling tools of our time. Introducing the Hot Tools revolutionary EVOLVE® Gold Titanium Stylers.

This innovative new styling iron combines ergonomic design and intuitive control with Ionic Technology for best-in-class performance.

The EVOLVE® Styler offers an evolution in styling with its unique and innovative cylindrical design. Combined with multi-directional round edge plates, the revolutionary round housing allows for flawless styling that goes beyond simply straightening. Curls and waves are easily created with the cylindrical housing that make maneuverability easy and comfortable, adapting to the unique way each stylist holds their tool.

The new EVOLVE® Styler features the Hot Tools® award winning 24k Gold Titanium Styling Surface and innovative Pulse Technology along with a true Ionic Generator that creates softer hair when styling. This advanced conditioning Ionic Technology ensures less damage, straighter results, reduced frizz for smooth, shiny hair.

Alongside the revolutionary cylindrical housing design, the EVOLVE® Styler offers further innovative features that provide a true evolution in styling. Extra long 110mm plates provide 22 percent extra styling surface comparable to regular irons that offer 90mm plates. The EVOLVE® Styler also offers an extra wide opening of 65mm allowing for more maneuverability and more hair to be smoothed. Both these functions allow for faster styling on thicker and longer hair.

The EVOLVE® Styler is available in two sizes 25mm and 32mm allowing for full creative styling and freedom.


  • Ergonomic cylindrical design – Ease strain and fatigue on wrists and arms
  • Rotating digital temperature dial – 27 heat settings from 100°C up to 230°C
  • Pulse Technology – Gets Hot…Stays Hot® – fast heat up and heat recovery
  • Advanced Ionic Technology – Less damage, straighter results and reduced frizz
  • Micro-Shine friction free Gold Titanium Plates
  • 32mm Evolve gives 30% extra styling surface and effortless one-pass styling
  • Glowing Ring Light, Flashing LCD and audible beep make it easy to know it’s ready to go even in a busy and noisy salon environment.
  • Worldwide voltage with Dual UK and EU plug
  • Sleep Mode – after 120 minutes
  • 3m salon length cable with 360 degree tangle free swivel
  • 1 Year Guarantee
  • Available in two sizes: 25mm and 32mm

The EVOLVE® includes a luxury Storage Pouch and large detachable Heat-resistant Mat and Heat resistant Silicone End Cap.

RRP: £150

Sold Exclusively through salons and Hot Tools distributors.



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