12 TikTok Approved Makeup Gift Sets

Best Makeup Gift Sets For 2023 | Space NK
The best makeup gifts are the ones that are unboxed and applied (or swatched) within seconds of unwrapping. Given that BeautyTok has been a melting pot for makeup trends this year, we decided to delve into the gift sets that TikTok would approve of for 2023.

From mini makeup sets from Rare Beauty and Milk Makeup to the limited-edition Hourglass Christmas palettes and VIEVE blush and lip trinket, we guarantee these makeup gift ideas will impress the social savvy teenager on your shopping list.

Don’t worry if the person you’re shopping for isn’t up to date with the latest TikTok makeup trends – or even on TikTok for that matter, our roundup features the best gifts for makeup lovers across the board. If you're on the look-out for your hard-to-impress mother-in-law, we've also found the best makeup gifts for her. Keep scrolling to explore what the best makeup gifts for 2023 are…

12 Makeup Gift Ideas For 2023



The Wet Set: Undressed Duo, $24.80

With two of the brand’s bestselling lip essentials, this makeup gift set will allow them to channel their very best latte makeup look. The ceramide, hyaluronic acid and squalane infused formulas will ensure their lips are kept soft and hydrated throughout the winter too.


Milk Makeup

Hydro Grip + Glow Set (Gift set worth £55), $40.00

Milk Makeup is easily one of the most loved brands on TikTok and this makeup gift set includes two of the bestselling setting sprays, the Hydro Grip Primer and a travel-size Hydro Grip Set + Refresh. It is one of the most perfect gifts for makeup lovers as it'll keep their look in place all day long.



Phantom Volumizing Gloss Balm Lipstick Duo, $55.00

If you're on BeautyTok, then you definitely saw the Hourglass Volumizing Glossy Balms on your feed. The ultra hydrating formula enhances your pout with mesmerizing colours and the perfect glossy finish. If you have someone on your list who's loving a shiny, juicy lip, we can ensure they'll be impressed with this gift. This makeup set comes with their bestselling shade Haze, as well as an exclusive one that will fit all skin tones.


Space NK

The Essential Eye Edit Box, N/A

Featuring not one, or two, but three in-demand makeup brands, this beauty set is the perfect Christmas gift for anyone who doesn’t leave the house without a slick of mascara and brow gel. Plus, the Rare Beauty, Rose Inc and VIEVE contents are worth £59.


Laura Mercier

Starlight Dreams Palette, $28.00

Combining shimmery and matte finishes, as well as limited-edition shades, this Laura Mercier eyeshadow palette is what a makeup lover's dreams are made of. This combination of shades will effortlessly take your makeup from day to night and make your eyes pop with only a few strokes of eyeshadow.



Private Party Climax Mascara Duo, $12.50

If you know they love NARS’ award-winning, lash-lengthening mascara, this Climax Mascara Duo will ensure they have a full-size for their dressing table and a handy mini for their makeup bag.


Charlotte Tilbury

The Vintage Vamp Look, $230.00

Pillow Talk is the most talked about makeup shade, but those who want to lean into the autumn colour palette should look up Vintage Vamp. The burgundy-pink blend looks effortlessly elegant, and this Charlotte Tilbury makeup set provides all the tools you need to create an array of looks.


Rare Beauty

Rare Beauty Harmony Flexible Lifting Gel, $17.00

If you have a die-hard Rare Beauty fan on your list, you can gift them the brand-new Harmony Flexible Brow Gel that Selena has been showing off on her Instagram lately. You can only make them happier by making their Rare Beauty collection grow with all the latest products.



Treasure Tin - Rosa, $50.50

Looking for a thoughtful gift that they can enjoy today and treasure forever? Meet the VIEVE Treasure Tin, which includes the Sunset Blush in Rosa and a matching Lip Dew. Also available in Cherub, a bright pink, this is one of our favourite mini makeup gift sets for 2023. If your friend loves VIEVE, this is one of the best makeup gifts for her.



The Best of Erborian, $40.30

If they channel the no makeup makeup look, Erborian’s travel-friendly trio will slot into their beauty routine perfect. Featuring the nourishing Skin Therapy Face Oil, the bestselling CC Crème and the brightening CC Eye Clair, this mini makeup gift set really does contain the best of Erborian.


By Terry

Opulent Star Stunning Eyes Cracker, $21.50

The essential ingredients for the most effortlessly chic smoky eye à la française are enclosed in By Terry’s Opulent Star Stunning Eyes Cracker. The shimmery Ombre Blackstar Cream Eyeshadow in Bronze Moon and mini Mascara Terrybly will become permanent fixtures if their makeup bag for the foreseeable.


Space NK

Large Travel Bag, $47.00

What is the best gift idea for a makeup lover? An easy to clean makeup bag to keep their beauty products organised, accessible and portable. We are obsessed with Space NK’s limited-edition makeup bags, available in purple, green and blue.


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Posted: Tuesday, 28 November 2023

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