Eager gift givers and receivers are most likely counting down to one particular moment during the upcoming holiday: The instant it finally comes time for tearing into the presents that have been sitting ever so tantalizingly beneath the tree. Amongst all the fanfare for those fancifully wrapped items, though, the sweet little surprises that await inside stockings can sometimes be overlooked. But these
stocking stuffers at Nordstrom give all new meaning to that oft referenced saying that good things come in small packages — at least as far as beauty gifts are concerned.
Pulling together a standout stocking is no easy feat when it's got to compete against big, splashy buys. But any beauty obsessive knows the best makeup, hair care, skin and body care comes in smaller boxes, anyway. And if you're a self-proclaimed beauty aficionado (and a savvy shopper too), you know Nordstrom is a one-stop shop for goodies to make your most minimalist and over-the-top glam loved ones alike more than happy this holiday season.
Plus, you've got up until noon ET on Dec. 22 to get your orders in and score free delivery by Christmas Eve — so it's far from too late to go on a stocking stuffer shopping spree. So, start scrolling and stock up on
gifts for every kind of beauty fan, from luxe fragrance sets to bestselling skin care and everything in between. This Trio of Bestselling Lip Balms
Fresh Beauty's Sugar Lip Treatments are a no brainer for stockings — everyone wants soft lips, after all. Grab this set, currently on sale for $21, and pop a balm in three of your loved ones' stockings (or keep one for yourself).
The Most Luxe Silk Pillowcase
It's not exactly a steal, but this silk pillowcase will be the most luxe find in their stocking this year. It protects hair and skin, taking their beauty sleep to the next level.
Two Tinted Lip Glosses Ideal For Day & Night
Two ultra-shiny lip glosses is always better than one. This set from Kopari packages up two of its Lip Glossys, one in a deep red shade that's ready for evening wear and one in a shimmery nude to slick on anytime. Plus, it's currently on sale for just $12, so the stocking stuffer is a total steal.
Skin Gym's Complexion-Treating Facial Roller
Skin Gym's Rose Quartz Crystal Facial Roller is the gift to give skin care obsessives and crystal enthusiasts alike. The massage tool helps improve circulation and boost product absorption, while the rose quarts rollers promote vibe of self love and acceptance.
Stila's Limited-Edition Liquid Eyeshadow Trio
Take someone special's beauty game to the next level with this trio of Glitter & Glow Liquid Eyeshadow. It comes with limited-edition shades only found in this kit, so it's an especially ideal gift for those who are already obsessed with Stila's show stopping shadows. Plus, the bronze, gold, and purple hues would be great for NYE beauty looks.
Travel Sized Fragrance & Body Care from Jo Malone London
Reminiscent of the Christmas crackers your family may pop after a filling holiday dinner, this set from Jo Malone London opens to reveal a trio of fragrance and body care in the brand's popular English Pear & Freesia scent. The travel sized gifts include a cologne, a body wash, and a body crème.
NARS' Studio 54-Inspired Blush & Lip Duo
This limited-edition duo from NARS comes in a slim, sleek gold package that's inspired by the glamorous Studio 54 era and ready to be slipped into a stocking. It includes brand favorite blush and gel lip color formulas in the deep rosy shade, Dolce Vita, that's wearable day and night.
A Duo Of More-Sustainable Makeup Removing Cloths
These cheeky and colorful heart-patterned cloth makeup erasers remove your full face of makeup with just water — even including waterproof eyeliner and mascara. Plus, using these over and over again (simply pop them in the washer to refresh them) is much more sustainable than single-use cotton squares or balls. The reverse side of the clothes can be used to gently exfoliate skin for a refreshed complexion.
This Eye-Brightening Essentials Set
Know someone who could use some serious down time? Slip this rejuvenating kit into their stocking. It comes with a soft and cozy sleep mask so they can clock some good snooze time, plus five sets of brightening eye gels with soothing aloe vera, collagen, and colloidal silver for de-puffed, wide-awake peepers.
Snag-Free Hair Ties For Sleek Ponytails A Multi-Tasking Lip & Cheek Duo
For the family member who always has a perfect pout, this NUDESTIX duo is a no-brainer. The multi-purpose matte gel color can also be used on cheeks, so it'll simultaneously streamline their makeup routine. This set comes with Purity and Burgundy, a rosy nude and a rich wine red.
This Vibe Cleansing Kit For The Spiritually Savvy
Your most spiritually attuned pals would enjoy this stocking stuffer, which includes five essentials for re-setting their vibe. An essential oil meditation roll-on gets their mind in the right place, an amethyst stone brings spiritual awareness, a blue candle cultivates happiness, a cedar and sage smudge stick cleanses negative energy, and precious palo santo can clear negative thoughts. The latter was ethically harvested from fallen branches, by the way, so your friend can breathe easy when burning it.
Laura Mercier's One-Two Punch For Elegant Eyes
Laura Mercier's kit means two steps to dramatic, elegant eyes. The duo includes super-volumizing Caviar Volume Panoramic Mascara and a miniature Caviar Stick Eye Color in Rosegold that gets lids glimmering in a couple swipes.
An On-The-Go Sleep Set For Frequent Travelers
This limited-edition set from thisworks gives anyone on the go an effective and natural solution to tough nights on the road. It comes with travel sizes of Deep Sleep Pillow Spray and Stress Check Roll-On, to quickly soothe and quiet the mind for a more restful night of sleep. Pop it into the stocking of someone who constantly travels for work.
Voluspa's Candle Trio For A Cozy Vibe
Have a dedicated homebody in your crew? Pop this trio of mini candles into their stocking to help them secure a super cozy vibe this season. The pure coconut wax blend burns clean so all they'll smell are the sumptuous scents of French Bourbon Vanilla, Aurantia & Blackberry, and Makassar Ebony & Peach.
Anastasia Beverly Hill's Brow Power Duo
For the good eyebrow enthusiasts, there's no better choice than Anastasia Beverly Hill's Power Duo. The stocking-ready set comes with the brand's bestselling Brow Wiz and Dipbrow Gel for defined and groomed brows. Choose from three colors, taupe, medium brown, and ebony.
A Duo of Brushes For A Flawless Face
Slip this Nordstrom-exclusive pair of synthetic hair brushes into your makeup-loving sister's stocking. It's a Kabuki brush duo of densely packed fibers that's ideal for buffing product into skin for a flawless, smooth complexion.
Herbivore Botanicals' Trio Of Fan-Fave Face Oils
Clean skin care enthusiasts likely already love Herbivore Botanicals' line of naturally-derived products — so treat them to a selection of its most beloved face oils that address a variety of skin concerns, from an unbalanced complexion to anti-aging. This set of mini oils is also great for the traveling beauty obsessive who wants to take their routine on the go.
This Minimalist-Approved Face Care Set
Your loved one who prefers an ultra streamlined skin routine will favor this set from Malin+Goetz, which gets skin clean and soft with just two products. The brand's Grapefruit Face Cleanser thoroughly cleanses, removes makeup and gently rinses, while the Vitamin E Face Moisturizer instantly absorbs for lightweight, residue-free hydration.
An Instant Manicure For The Friend Who's Always Late
These reusable pop-on nails are the perfect stocking stuffer for anyone who constantly feels like they're in a rush and often shows up less-than put together. They'll appreciate the thoughtfulness of an instant manicure they can use more than once — and you'll be able to look forward to seeing them at your brunch date on time.
A Feminine Velvet Headband
Top her stocking off with this sweet velvet headband in the prettiest blush pink. It's accessorized with shimmery silver dots for a sparkling effect that's ideal for NYE and beyond.
Actually Chic Toothpaste from Aesop
Ok sure, you probably rolled your eyes when mom filled your stocking with socks and toothpaste when you were a kid. But there's no denying that this sea buckthorn, cardamom and wasabia japonica toothpaste from Aesop is a decidedly different (and much chicer) story. It's bound to make anyone show off those pearly whites.
Lancôme's HD Highlighter Trio Palette
This sleek palette of three HD powder highlighters is formulated with pearly pigments for a luminous, lit-from-within look. It includes three shades, Gilded Gold, Frosted Rose, and Sparkling Pêche, that are ready for dusting subtly onto skin during the day and strobing for more striking beauty looks.
A Slew Of Sugar Scrubs For Self-Care Enthusiasts
You know that loved one who adores her self-care Saturdays above all else? Upgrade her routine with this collection of fragrant sugar scrubs, which will polish and perfect her skin during one of her extended soaks in the tub.
An Anytime, Anywhere Manicure Kit
Frequent travelers and non-stop boss ladies shouldn't have to let their nails suffer when they're away from their salon. Scoop up this do-it-all set, so amazing manicures are more than a dream during long haul trips. The compact size obviously fits perfectly into their Christmas stocking, and will slip just as easily into tote bags.
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