December is arguably the busiest month of the year, and the stress of the holiday season can wreak havoc on your beauty routine, or at very least interfere with it.

While you’re out shopping and partying it up, here’s a few picks to stock up on for yourself or add to your holiday wish list. Take a break from the rush and pamper yourself a bit. These goods will help you do it from head to toe.


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M.A.C Fix+: Hydrate your face with a spritz of this vitamin and mineral infused aqua spray. Use it before or after makeup, or even spritz it on a dab of eyeshadow to heighten the pigment and make the shade really stand out.

Pureology Essential Repair Shampoo: This hair care line specifically formulated for color treated hair is made of organic botanicals. The Essential Repair formula fortifies hair with olive oil, chamomile and protein-rich soymilk. It’s a perfect way to bounce back from sun, product and heat damage.

Essie nail polish in Russian Roulette: A spicy red that will get you in the mood… for giving.

Clarisonic Mia skin cleansing system: Give your face a whole new level of clean with Clarisonic’s more basic, but equally as effective, cleaning system. The Mia uses the same brushes as other Clarisonic models, so your options for getting your face squeaky clean are endless. Use it with your favorite facial cleanser.

Juice Beauty Green Apple Peel Sensitive: This all-natural formula will leave your skin soft, hydrated and glowing. Apply after cleansing, let sit for ten minutes and don’t be surprised if you notice an immediate difference in your skin’s condition.

NARS lipstick in Heatwave: There’s just something about a kicky reddish-orange shade of lipstick that makes you feel sexy and confident at the same time. Perfect for a holiday party or ringing in the new year, and this long wearing formula won’t kiss off or dry out your lips.