Beauty Stocking Stuffers
1. Eye Liner Set
2. Eye Pencil Trio
Three stunning pencils in black, deep violet, and bronze that go on smooth but stay put thanks to a smudgeproof, waterproof formulation. Sue Devitt Eye Intensifier Pencil Trio, $45; at Ulta.com
3. Eye Shadow Palette
For anyone who's ever felt daring enough to rock a smoky eye and then realized (whoops) they only had one barely-there shadow, this all-in-one kit is a perfect solution. MAC Smoke and Mirrors Eye Shadow Kit, $36; at maccosmetics.com
4. Lip Color Quad
Stocked with four flattering lip shades and equipped with a soft brush for perfect, precise application, this patent leather compact is a party girl's best kept secret. Dior Holiday Collection Makeup Palette for the Lips, $40; at Sephora.com.
5. Lip Gloss and Purse
We can't decide which we love more: the four creamy, non-sticky glosses, or the adorable, glittery change purse they come in.
mark. Glitz and Glow Mini Purse, $13; at Avon.com.
6. Lip Gloss Minis
These glowy, silky glosses don't dry lips out, and stay-on for hours without reapplying. Laura Mercier Mini Lip Glacé Set, $48; at LauraMercier.com.
7. Nail Polish Quad
A festive range of shades from deep mulled burgundy to pretty petal pink, in small, holiday-sized portions. Drop Dead Gorgeous Gift Mini Nail Set, NARS, $30; at NarsCosmetics.com.
8. Polish Set with Top Coat
Clean, bright, and versatile colors to take you all the way from now until summer, plus, a chip-resistant top coat to take your manicures through the week. Essie Winter Color Collection 4 Color Set, $17; at essie.com.
9. Peel-Away Polish Set
Peel-away polish may remind you of kindergarten, but this pint-sized trio of dove, merlot, and teal is all grown-up. Sula Paint amp Peel Mini Polish Trio, $14; at anthropologie.com.
10. Flat Makeup Compact
This credit-card sized compact is slim enough for any wallet, and well-equipped enough to prep you for any event. Trish McEvoy Pink Innocent Beauty Emergency Card, $28; at nordstrom.com.
11. Travel Brush Set
A five-piece set of feathery, pliable brushes in a small but glam silver case. Sonia Kashuk Purse Essential, $10; at Target.com
12. Tweezer Kit
Brows are the anchors of the face, and this handy mini-tweezer and mirror combo guarantees you'll never be caught untethered-no matter how far you travel. Tweezerman Brow Beauty Bubble, $20; at Sephora.com.