Top Beauty Products to Mask a Holiday Hangover

If you’re planning to indulge this holiday season or accidentally have one too many holiday martinis, you don’t want to wake up the next morning looking as bad as you undoubtedly feel. We’ve all been there! Luckily, there are several beauty products that can help mask your holiday hangover and keep you looking bright eyed  - even if you don’t feel that way. Here, our top picks for masking your hangover symptoms.

Miracle Skin Transformer Treat & Conceal

This powerful, multi-purpose concealer works to mask the effects of dry, tired eyes and skin. After your round or three of holiday cocktails, this concealer covers even the peskiest imperfections while brightening skin tone and improving texture. While you may feel like death warmed over, no one will be able to tell when you use this miracle worker!

($36, Sephora)

Revital-Eyes by EmerginC

Are you suffering from tired, puffy eyes after your wild night? Mask your symptoms fast with the revitalizing eye masks from emerginC. Loaded with minerals and potent calming ingredients, these gauze eye masks will soothe and lighten the entire eye are, so no one will tell you’re anything but rested. Excess liquid from the eye masks can also be used as a calming, revitalizing face treatment.


Fearlessly Refreshing Facial Wipes

Just like the name implies, these facial wipes will instantly refresh and revitalize your complexion. Not only do they help your skin look clear and bright the morning after, but they’ll also help curb irritation, redness and rash.


Santalia Intensive Spot Treatment

Zap any pre-party blemishes with this intensive spot treatment, which contains cooling and calming ingredients to zap zips quickly. Plus, it will control bacteria and help zits from forming before they become an eyesore!

($25, (Available January 2013)

Indie Lee Moisturizing Oil

Banish dry, irritated skin after a party night with this deeply nourishing moisturizing oil. This moisturizer won’t clog your pores or cause breakouts – instead, it will deeply penetrate skin and hydrate it after an over-indulgence.


Bioglycolic Face Cleanser

This powerful cleanser from Jan Marini Skin Research will help you purge skin of toxins and leave your complexion looking and feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. Formulated for all skin types, this non-irritating cleanser deeply penetrates skin for a hydrating, refreshing clean that won’t irritate even the most sensitive skin.


5 Holiday Beauty Products We Love

December is a mere few days away, and it’s already starting to look a lot like the holidays! With that being said, we’ve rounded up our five favorite holiday-themed beauty products to help you look and feel your best all season long. The best part? These are totally guilt-free indulgences – so feel free to splurge!

1. Philosophy The Gingerbread Girl Shower Gel

One of our favorite holiday treats are gingerbread men – and now, you can enjoy the luscious fragrance all year long with Philosophy’s yummy shower gel! Envelope your senses with the sweet and scrumptious scent of gingerbread with this 3-in-1 product that cleanses and conditions hair while leaving your skin silky soft and lightly scented.  Suitable for all hair and skin types, this delectable bath treat is the perfect gift to give – or receive.

($16, BeautyBar)

2. Revolution Organics Candy Cane Kisses Lip Gloss Set

Whether you’re feeling demure or bold, this lip gloss duo packs a serious holiday punch. Slick on Innocent for a barely-there hint of color or turn to Freedom Red for the perfect party pout. Either way, this lip gloss duo is the perfect stocking stuffer for anyone on your list – even yourself. Additionally, each lip gloss is formulated with 100% naturally derived ingredients including shea butter, jojoba and olive oils.

($35, Beauty Sage)

3. Sephora by OPI Tinsel Town Two Piece Set

A duo of mini polishes, these glittery and festive shades will help you get in the holiday spirit in minutes. They’re available in four shades:

  • The Way Tutu His Heart (pale pink) & If You’ve Got It, Haunt It (black chunky glitter)
  • Curve-Aceous (metallic candy apple red) & Looks Like Rain, Dear (gold with mixed glitter)

Not only will these cheery shades help keep your tips and toes looking top-notch, they’re also budget-friendly enough to give to every gal on your list this year – yourself included.

($10, Sephora)

4. Bath & Body Works Vanilla Bean Noel Body Lotion

We love when Bath & Body Works rolls out their holiday collections, and this year is no exception. Our personal pick? The delectable Vanilla Bean Noel Body Lotion, which blends warm caramel, creamy vanilla and tonka bean for a scent that lingers all day long. Enriched with shea butter, jojoba and Vitamin E, this lotion deeply nourishes for skin that’s impeccably soft all season long.

($11, Bath and Body Works)

5. Laura Geller Baked Eye Rimz Holiday Set

These four baked shadows from Laura Geller offer the perfect way to adorn your eyes this holiday season. Used wet or dry, these shadows are super pigmented and allow you to create a multitude of looks for holiday get-togethers, cocktail parties and the like. Set includes:

  • Firewater (turquoise shimmer with black/white swirls)
  • Violet Voodoo (iridescent violet/black)
  • Supernatural Smoke (gunmetal gray)
  • Rich Rush (metallic burnt sienna)

Plus, you’ll receive a complimentary eye shadow brush to help you create your perfect holiday looks.

($39.96, QVC)

What are your all-time favorite holiday beauty products?