The Art of Giving
Add a touch of je ne sais quois this Christmas with our trio of French beauty and skincare brands Clarins, Caudalie and L’Occitane. Those who shop closer to home will adore the offerings from classic fragrances from Floris of London. For a touch of US glamour, enjoy COACH fragrance gift sets designed and created with the fashion-forward set in mind.
The 2019 packaging is reminiscent of golden olden times with toy soldiers and snowflakes, wooden tops and rocking horses in burnished golds, warm reds and snow whites. Sleek and sweet, Perfect 4D Look at £22 is presented in a slim box with the Clarins Christmas designs enhances eyes. Keep an eye out for the Wonder Perfect Mascara 4D formulated to lengthen lashes so that they are luxuriously thick and long and enjoy Jolie Rouge Velvet creamy lipstick in a wonderful cinnamon pink shade.
Beautiful Lips at £22 includes the finest selection of Clarins lip treats such as Instant Light Lip Comfort Oil 01 Honey, Joli Rouge Velvet 742 vibrant ruby red lipstick, the iconic Instant Light Lip Perfector 01 and Water Lip Stain 03 for that stained berry look – good enough to eat!
For the younger generation and younger skin MyClarins Collection at £39 offers a gift set called Beautiful Skin Cocktail – a medley of four star products for younger skin. Re-Boost – refreshing hydrating face cream, Re-Move Cleansing Milk, Re-Move Cleansing Gel and Re-Charge Relaxing Sleep Mask. Packaged in fresh and pure white, and vibrant red, it’s simple and fresh. Fig, Moringa, Fresh Berries and Acerola Seeds are the secret ingredients which ensure this collection offers great results. It’s a great introduction for teenagers and twenty-somethings into the joys of Clarins skincare.
For pure, unadulterated indulgence with a touch of class, the Spa at Home at £42 offers all year round relaxation and luxury in the comfort of your own home. Making this a wonderful treat for any Clarins fan. The Spa at Home Collection contains Tonic Bath & Shower, Tonic Body Balm and scented Tonic Candle all designed to create an air of tranquility while nurturing your mind, body and soul.
Super Restorative Collection at £74 is presented in jewel red sleek and sensual bottles for a touch of real festive glamour which will revive and rejuvenate tired skin before, during and after the party season. Including Super Restorative Day Cream, Super Restorative Night Wear and Super Restorative Hand Cream, all three products come with a fun and festive beauty pouch.
For the man in your life, look no further than ClarinsMen Start Up Collection at £19.50 which comprises of ClarinsMen Shampoo & Shower, ClarinsMen Super Moisture Balm and ClarinsMen Exfoliating Cleanser. It’s a great way of introducing him to Clarins skincare products and the perfect Christmas treat. ClarinsMen Essentials at £40 offers the pick of the bunch with ClarinsMen Super Moisture Balm, ClarinsMen Active Face Wash, ClarinsMen Shampoo & Shower and ClarinsMen Anti-Fatigue Eye Serum all of which will give him just what he needs to revive, restore and rejuvenate his skin.
Caudalie’s 2019 Christmas Collections are a dream come true with their fresh and festive presentation boxes offering a medley of skincare delights. The Premier Cru Ultimate Anti-Ageing Trio £49 (worth £106) is presented festive red box and consists of the trio of hero products from the Premier Cru Collection. Premier Cru Eye Cream, Premier Cru The serum and finally Premier Cru The Eye Cream.
Vinosource Hydration Favourites £23 (worth £37) comes in a beautiful dusky pink box with fir cones and holly leaves in golden browns and lush green. This gift set offers Vinosource Moisturizing Sorbet, a gel-like lotion which melts and absorbs into skin formula melts into the skin leaving it soothed, moisturised and restored. Vinosource S.O.S Thirst Quenching Serum and Moisturising Mask add to this incredible complete skincare routine in just three products.
Fleur de Vigne Fragrance & Body Set £27 is a, “scented stroll through the vines” with its pretty festive green box with grapes and rose gold pine leaves. Fleur de Vigne Fresh Fragrance, Fleur de Vigne Body Lotion and Fleur de Vigne Shower Gel, carry delicate notes of white rose, pink peppercorn and watermelon with fresh and zesty accents of grapefruit, mandarin and cedar wood.
#NOTJUSTAGIFT is the L’Occitane tagline this Christmas with the French skincare brand not just devoted to delivering great products but also giving back to the environment. Their aim is to have contributed to protecting 1,000 species and varieties of plants by 2025.
Their gift sets this year feature beautiful fairytale illustrations in sweet pinks, greens, white and yellows. Gift collections such as the Luxury Almond Collection at £59 is a wonderfully decadent offering of Almond Shower Oil, Almond Milk Concentrate, Almond Delicious Soap and Almond Delicious Hands all of which are formulated to nourish skin for the face and hands and leave it wonderfully scented with almond blossom fragrance.
L’Homme Cologne Cedrat Collection at £59 is all about turquoise blues and vibrant sienna hues with the scent of citrus and marine notes with cedar, musk and amber wood.
L’Occitane Gift Set at £39 is the perfect travel kit for men. These L’Occitan grooming products feature peppery notes of smoky woods and aromatic French lavender and come in travel-sized bottles – perfect for the man on the go.
Floris of London never lets us down. The perfumer to HM Queen Elizabeth offers exquisitely packaged collections presented in sleek and sophisticated black slimline boxes with gold embossed branding and of course the Royal Household crests.
Choose from a plethora of gift sets from the Luxury Miniature Candle Trio at £55 which includes scented candles English Fern & Blackberry, Cinnamon & Tangerine and Rose & Oud.
Luxury Soap Collection at £45 comprises of half a dozen scented soaps featuring fragrances such as Lily of the Valley and White Rose.
The Fragrance Travel Collection For Him at £80 features four signature fragrances for the discerning gentleman of good taste.
Offering NEW YORK gift set for the smart set and FLORAL BLUSH collection for youthful beauty and fresh pretty glamour, COACH is the go-to brand for that all-American touch of upbeat glamour. The gift sets include the fragrance and layering body lotion to create an air of youthful sophistication for the one you choose to treat.
So whatever you choose to give this Christmas, enjoy the process of choosing the ultimate gift for your loved ones with Frontlinestyle in Wells and Bath.
For further information please call us on Tel: 01749 672225 (Wells salon). You are also welcome to drop into one of our lovely salons to experience the art of choosing and giving first-hand! We look forward to seeing you.