Best Holiday Gifts for Your Friends Based on Zodiac Sign

Let’s be real—holiday shopping is hard. The solution: gift sets! They do the thinking for you. That being said, buying the same exact one for all of your friends isn’t very thoughtful. So, keep things personal with our unique holiday beauty set ideas for everyone on your list based on zodiac signs.


Caudalie Beauty Elixir Power Glow Essentials Set, $49

Capricorn’s birthday falls during the holiday season, which means double the gifts! This year, give these powerful earth signs a holiday gift that’s just as good and grounded as they are in your life. These beauty bosses will love Caudalie’s potent trio of radiance-inducing skincare packed with antioxidant-based ingredients.


Kevyn Aucoin Jewel Pop Glass Glow Mini Lip Collection, $25

Forward-thinking and trendsetting Aquarians are never “basic,” so why should they settle for boring lip gloss? This year, give these visionaries a glassy lip set by makeup legend and fellow Aquarius, Kevyn Aucoin. Aquarians will appreciate these 3D, high shine lip glosses infused with a moisturizing and protective formula.


IT Cosmetics IT’s Your Mascara Magic!, $32

Armed with game-changing ideas and creativity, the dreamer of the zodiac can achieve the impossible. Be sure to give Pisceans a gift that’ll truly impress them, like IT’s innovative “blowout” mascara set. Like a Drybar visit for the eyes, it magically transforms lashes into voluminous strands.


Benefit Cosmetics Honk If You’re HOT!, $40

Aries would definitely honk. As a fearless fire sign, they are known for their red-hot charisma and uninhibited personality. This year give unapologetic Ariens a gift set filled with Benefit’s best-selling primer, brow gel, mascara, and highlighter, all housed within a fiery-colored camper.


Stila The Highest Realm Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow Set, $25

Taureans always put 100% of their time and energy into their relationships. This year, make sure your ride-or-die knows how grateful you are for their friendship by giving them the best of the best. Stila’s liquid eye shadow set delivers the highest realm of sparkle with a mixture of luminous pearl and glitter pigments.


Anastasia Beverly Hills Holiday Glitter Kit, $40

Geminis live for making a statement. The extroverted air signs are known for drawing a crowd with their larger than life personalities. Be sure to give your lively friend ABH’s electrifying set of multi-dimensional glitter so they can create spotlight-stealing holiday looks.


Boscia Making Spirits Bright: The Best of Boscia, $42

Cancers live for the holiday season. In fact, they’re probably decking out every corner of their house with garlands and ornaments as we speak. Give this spirited water sign a gift that makes them merrier with a Boscia skincare set to keep Cancer’s skin fresh and bright while they celebrate.


Charlotte Tilbury Hollywood Beauty Glow, $40

Star-studded Leos love the limelight, so make sure they’re getting a red-carpet approved beauty gift. This limited edition set features Charlotte Tilbury’s Hollywood Beauty Light Wand in Spotlight and Wonderglow for an eye-catching, candle-lit complexion.


Farmacy Sweet Greens, $44

Talking to a Virgo is like taking a revitalizing walk through nature, so be sure to give them a gift that reflects their refreshing personality. Complete with a cleansing balm, hydration mask and replenishing moisturizer, Farmacy’s all-natural skincare set will keep your friend’s complexion rejuvenated throughout the winter.


beautyblender Dripping in Diamonds Blender Essentials, $35

The holiday party doesn’t actually start until a Libra walks in—and chances are your friend will step out dripping in diamonds. Be sure to give the fashion-forward charmers of the zodiac a luxe set of beautyblenders complete with jewel-toned sponges and gem-shaped blendercleanser solids.


Sol De Janeiro Carnaval Dazzle, $40

Scorpios can dazzle anyone with their wise, independent and passionate personalities. The one-of-a-kind water sign will love this limited edition set of sultry Sol De Janeiro skin products featuring intoxicating tropical scents for the ultimate self-care experience.


Eve Lom Multi Mask Ornament, $30

Your Sag friends are going to love Eve Lom’s travel-friendly set. Featuring fun-sized versions of two powerful deep cleaning and renewing facial masks, the adventurous fire signs in your life can slip these treatments into their carry on as they jet off on their next winter excursion.

Illustrations by Megan Badilla