What Make Up Artists Really Want For Christmas

If in doubt, channel the experts…

Still got tons of Christmas shopping to do but have NO IDEA what to get people? Why not take inspiration from some of the world’s leading beauty experts! After all, if they don’t know what to buy then who does?


Jessica Alba’s make up artist and Honest Beauty consultant Daniel Martin is all about the fancy hand wash options. He told Byrdie, “I’m obsessed with this cleanser and moisturizer. I can’t stop washing my hands.” Aesop Reverance Duet, £83

Silky gold pillowcases and the fanciest brushes!

Make up maestro Suzy Gerstein is after a very simple but effective beauty product this festive season. If she gets Eucerin’s in-Shower Moisturiser in her stocking, Suzy will be one very happy (and supple) lady…

See: Star Wars-Inspired Make Up Brushes. Seriously.

“I’m a busy working mom, and I don’t always have time for the extra step of lotion after the shower. Any opportunity to cut time in my routine makes me very happy.”

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Glamsquad boss lady Kelli Bartlett revealed her must-haves to Byrdie and, boy, are they luxe! As well as a set of gold make up brushes that will set you back £396. She wants a a gold silk pillowcase (Kelli hearts gold), £62, and the Charlotte Tilbury Legendary Parties Advent Calendar, £150! We like this lady’s style.

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Kristine Cruz would like a dose of Asian skincare in the form of Tony Moly’s too-cute face masks. The I’m Real sheet masks are super thick to prevent the nourishing product from drying out. Your skin will get the feed of its life with covered with one of these. Plus, the packaging is adorable. Tony Moly, £6

Asian skincare and a simple shower cream? Seriously.


Nicola Peltz’s beautifier Andre Sarmiento regularly turns the babe into a va-va-voom princess. He knows how to glam. For him, starting out with a gorgeous base is everything. Hence his obsession with the pricey but oh-so-wonderful SKII Facial Treatment Essence…

“I love this product, and I’m a firm believer in its ability to impart youth and beauty. It makes your skin its best.”