The 25 Best Sephora Mini Sets to Buy For Your Girlfriends — or Yourself
Checking out at Sephora on any given day feels like Christmas, but during the holidays, it's even harder to resist getting yourself a gift. Thank god for mini sets, though, because they allow you to get a taste of some of the best brands without going too overboard. Whether you're looking to spice up your own wintertime beauty collection or you're on the hunt for a friend or five, these gift sets have you covered.
This year, Sephora has sliced and diced products for every need into the ultimate little boxes, from detoxifying face masks to shimmering liquid eye shadows and plenty of holiday party-approved lipsticks. We're highlighting the 25 best sets ahead, with standout options from Fenty Beauty, Ole Henriksen, Becca, and more. Consider your Beauty Insider points upgraded.
Stila Oh My Stars Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow Mini Set
Swipe on a touch of sparkle with this Stila Oh My Stars Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow Mini Set ($25).
Drunk Elephant Rise + Glow Duo
This affordable Drunk Elephant Rise + Glow Duo ($23) gives you a taste of Drunk Elephant, which is known for its popular Sakari Babyfacial. The mini set comes with two serums: a hydrating vitamin B5 gel and a firming and brightening serum.
Too Faced The Sweet Smell of Christmas Mini Melted Liquid Lipstick Set
The Too Faced The Sweet Smell of Christmas Mini Melted Liquid Lipstick Set ($25) is perfect for the holidays. It comes with four seasonal, cozy shades: Cinnamon Bear, Pumpkin Spice, Hot Buttered Rum, and Sugar Cookie.
Ole Henriksen 3 Little Wonders Mini Set
Give the gift of hydration with this Ole Henriksen 3 Little Wonders Mini Set ($25), which comes with three popular Ole Henriksen skincare products: Truth Serum, Sheer Transformation Perfecting Moisturizer, and Invigorating Night Transformation Gel.
Tatcha Pore-Perfecting Moisturizer & Cleanser Duo
Not only does this Tatcha Pore-Perfecting Moisturizer & Cleanser Duo ($25) look pretty sitting on your shelf, but it also gets the job done. The Deep Cleanse gel cleanser turns into a creamy foam that removes dirt and impurities, and the Water Cream is ultrahydrating and free of synthetic fragrances.
Anastasia Beverly Hills Nude Matte Lipstick Set
Send nudes this holiday season. Specifically, these Anastasia Beverly Hills nudes. The Anastasia Beverly Hills Nude Matte Lipstick Set ($21) has four sultry colors: Soft Pink, Kiss, Spice, and Dead Roses.
Bumble and Bumble Hairdresser's Invisible Oil Travel Trio
This Bumble and Bumble Hairdresser's Invisible Oil Travel Trio ($25) is a savior during holiday travel. It comes with shampoo, conditioner, and protective primer.
First Aid Beauty Skin Rescue Banish Acne Kit
The three-piece First Aid Beauty Skin Rescue Banish Acne Kit ($24) has products with maximum strength salicylic acid to help treat acne. It has a red clay mask, a charcoal cleanser, and acne-clearing pads with white clay.
Fresh Facial on the Fly
Fresh's travel-size Soy Face Cleanser is a fantastic makeup remover and cleanser that'll last you a few short trips. This Fresh Facial on the Fly ($25) comes with the cleanser, plus a Rose Face Mask and Lotus Youth Preserve Moisturizer, so you can really give your post-airplane skin the treatment it deserves.
Laura Mercier Set & Glow Mini Set
Laura Mercier is known for loose powders, and this Laura Mercier Set & Glow Mini Set ($45) allows you to try three: Translucent Loose Setting Powder, Secret Brightening Powder for Under Eyes, and Mineral Illuminating Powder in Candlelight.
L'Occitane Holiday Nourishing Shea Butter Set
If you're looking for a festive holiday set that will make anyone feel soft and cozy, get the L'Occitane Holiday Nourishing Shea Butter Set ($45). This set includes a variety of shea butter hand creams that leave skin silky-smooth.
Caudalie Mini Mask Trio
Whether you haven't yet tried Caudalie or you're already a fan for life, this Caudalie Mini Mask Trio ($18) is a great way to get a small taste of some of the brand's best masks. You can prep skin with the glycolic peel mask, hydrate with the moisturizing mask, and unclog pores with the detox mask.
Pat McGrath Labs Mini MatteTrance Lipstick Skin Show Trio
One Pat McGrath MatteTrance Lipstick costs $38, so this Pat McGrath Labs Mini MatteTrance Lipstick Skin Show Trio ($25) is a steal. The pigmented colors with a matte finish include Omi (mid-tone rose), 1995 (warm light nude), and Flesh 3 (brown rose).
Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed Highlighter Mini Macaron Set
If you know about Becca highlighter, you know. There's nothing like it, and this Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed Highlighter Mini Macaron Set ($40) is way too cute. These magical "macarons" will give you the ultimate glow that lasts all day.
Urban Decay Hex Remedy Mini 24/7 Eye Pencil Set
Perfect for smoky eye pros, this Urban Decay Hex Remedy Mini 24/7 Eye Pencil Set ($29) comes with five travel-size eye pencils in Goddess (deep navy shimmer), Starfire (burnt orange metallic), Voodoo (bright purple shimmer), Space Dust (warm platinum metallic), and Perversion (black matte).
Tarte High Tides & Good Vibes Mini H2O Gloss Set
This Tarte High Tides & Good Vibes Mini H2O Gloss Set ($39) is an ocean-inspired set of shiny, water-based lip glosses. Each box contains nine vibrant shades: Sand Bar (metallic bronze pink), Tahiti (metallic red), Tiki Bar (pink beige), Key Largo (raspberry), Islamorada (blush pink), Room Service (mauve), Maldives (magenta), Out Of Office (plum luster), and Fiji (holographic opal).
Sephora Collection Lip Potions Mini Cream Lip Stain Set
Sephora's own collection always offers affordable products that deliver. If you have a friend who can't get enough of the cream lip stains, treat her to the budget-friendly Sephora Collection Lip Potions Mini Cream Lip Stain Set ($12).
Herbivore True Blue Skin Clarifying Duo
Experience the magic of blue tansy, one of the year's trendiest ingredients, with this Herbivore True Blue Skin Clarifying Duo ($29). The set includes Herbivore's Blue Tansy Resurfacing Clarity Mask and Lapis Balancing Facial Oil.