What makes a great gift? It should be personal enough that they know you care, useful enough that they’ll use it, and a little bit indulgent. We may be biased, but skincare can tick all the boxes for everyone on your list (self-gifting included), so we’ve put together a list of our top five Clinique gifts that’ll deliver comfort and joy – and seal your reputation as a great gifter.
£40, worth over £63
Whatever the occasion, you can’t go wrong with a pampering skincare gift, and unwrapping this trio of Moisture Surge Megastars is sure to delight even the pickiest of recipients. You’ve got a lip hydrator – a handbag essential in the cooler months – a mini overnight face mask and, of course, a full-size 50ml Moisture Surge 100H (worth £40), a lightweight yet deeply hydrating moisturiser that’s sure to become their new favourite.
£70, worth over £110
Got a friend who’s always on the go? Give the gift of glowing skin at home and away with our Great Skin Everywhere set. Available for two skin types – dry combination and combination oily – it features our signature 3-Step routine in full and travel sizes, so they’ll never be without their go-to regimen. As it features a full routine, it also makes a thoughtful gift for a younger sibling or anyone starting out on their skincare journey.
£57 worth over £90
Touted as the gold standard in anti-ageing, retinoids are understandably one of the most talked-about ingredients in beauty. So, what better way to impress a skincare-savvy friend than with a set featuring our bestselling retinoid serum? Get Smart is one of our most advanced luxury skincare gifts yet, featuring a full-size 50ml Smart Clinical Repair™ Serum (worth £77), plus a full-size Smart™ Custom Repair Moisturiser (worth £60), a mini Smart Clinical Repair™ eye cream and a mini handbag-size High Impact™ Mascara. After all, the gift of plumper, smoother skin will always be well received.
£40, worth over £59
Men are notoriously tricky to buy for, so if you’re looking for something a little more exciting than boxers or socks, a Clinique For Men gift set is always a safe bet. Whether he’s a skincare buff or a complete novice, Great Skin For Him is a winner. It features four bestselling formulas, including a full-size Maximum Hydrator, alongside a travel-size face wash, shave-prepping scrub and eye cream. Essentially, it’s a full, fuss-free routine that’ll help him unlock his best skin yet.
Stuck for a Secret Santa gift? Our Easy Eye Duo has you covered. The perfect pairing for the party season and beyond, it features a handbag-size High Impact Mascara – a glam eye essential – and a mini All About Eyes cream, a saving grace for tired post-party eyes. It’s always tricky to find a Secret Santa gift they’ll actually use, but this set ticks that box, plus it’s small enough to keep in their handbag after the gift exchange. At £15 it’s also a great beauty stocking filler, and you can find more gifts under £25 here.