The thoughtful beauty shopper: Sustainable stocking fillers, seaweed skincare and eco-luxury scents

Gift with a conscience this Christmas with our curated round-up of beauty’s new arrivals and must-haves

Irish brand Nunaïa Beauty’s new Sacred Space candle is made with sustainably and ethically sourced non-GMO soy wax, plant-based ingredients and a lead and paraffin-free wick

French Fancies

French brand L’Occitane is always a good bet for gifts and this year’s collection features designs by French illustrator Éva Offredo. L’Occitane has taken big steps in reducing waste, ditching 31.3 tonnes of plastic in comparison to the 2021 gifting collection. As always there’s a huge array of options to suit most price points but devoted L’Occitane fans will want to know about the limited editions ranges. The Shea Golden Latte Collection is fragranced with turmeric root, mimosa and creamy-gourmand golden latte, while the Shea Green Chestnut Collection teams warming chestnut with sweet vanilla.