24 gifts under $50 that are perfect for everyone on your list

Daley Quinn
·11 min read

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Whether it’s a cherished loved one, your important boss or your best friend, sometimes spending a little more money on those you love (or work hard for) pays off in a big way. Whether they’re a plant person, amateur chef or beauty junkie, we’ve got something for everyone with this list of gift ideas. As a bonus, they all cost less than $50, meaning you won't have to break the bank too badly this holiday season.

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Best beauty gifts under $50

1. Brooklinen Mulberry Silk Eye Mask

Brooklinen Mulberry Silk Eyemask

Mulberry Silk Eyemask
Mulberry Silk Eyemask

Brooklinen Mulberry Silk Eyemask $29.00 at Brooklinen

I don’t know about you, but I cannot sleep peacefully at night without a sleep mask. Even with blackout shades, I am always seeing light while living in the city, constantly finding it to be disturbing to my Zzzs. This silky soft eye mask from Brooklinen is ideal for the city-dweller in your life who desperately needs more sleep, stat.

2. NUDESTIX Mini Nudes Metallics for Eyes

NUDESTIX Mini Nudes Metallics for Eyes

Mini Nude Metallics For Eyes By Nudestix (Amazon / Amazon)
Mini Nude Metallics For Eyes By Nudestix (Amazon / Amazon)
  • NUDESTIX Mini Nudes Metallics for Eyes $35.97 at Amazon

  • NUDESTIX Mini Nudes Metallics for Eyes $25.00 at Sephora

  • NUDESTIX Mini Nudes Metallics for Eyes $25.00 at Ulta

When it comes to makeup and skin care, it’s hard to not fall in love with all things miniature. This trio from NUDESTIX features their Magnetic Luminous Eye Colors in Burnish, Nudity, and Smoke, and is perfect for traveling or throwing in your purse if you’re trying to create a quick day-to-night eye look.

3. Charlotte Tilbury Mini Pillow Talk Lip Set

Charlotte Tilbury Mini Pillow Talk Lip Set

Pillow Talk Lip Secrets Lip Set
Pillow Talk Lip Secrets Lip Set
  • Charlotte Tilbury Mini Pillow Talk Lip Set $45.00 at Sephora

  • Charlotte Tilbury Mini Pillow Talk Lip Set $45.00 at Nordstrom

  • Charlotte Tilbury Mini Pillow Talk Lip Set $45.00 at Bergdorf Goodman

Charlotte Tilbury’s iconic Pillow Talk lipstick now comes in a set of four products to amp up your pout. This kit is a foolproof gift for the beauty-lover in your life and includes the popular Matte Revolution Lipstick, Lip Cheat Lip Liner, Jewel Lip Gloss and Collagen Lip Bath Gloss — all in the shade Pillow Talk.

4. Jack Black Skin Saviors

Jack Black Skin Saviors

Jack Black - Skin Saviors Set (Amazon / Amazon)
Jack Black - Skin Saviors Set (Amazon / Amazon)

For the guy who needs a little extra help in the skincare department, gift this four-piece set from Jack Black. It’s the perfect starter kit for any dude that's clueless about how to care for their skin.

5. OWA Haircare Clean Hair, Clean Planet Kit

OWA Haircare Clean Hair, Clean Planet Kit

Clean Hair, Clean Planet Kit
Clean Hair, Clean Planet Kit

OWA Haircare Clean Hair, Clean Planet Kit $49.00 at Owa Haircare

If you have a beauty lover in your life who is also eco-conscious, the OWA Haircare Clean Hair, Clean Planet kit is a solid gift for the holidays. This three-piece set includes the innovative powder-to-lather shampoo, Moondust Collection Hair Wash, the Less Baggage Tiny Tote and the Crystal Blue Comb made from 100% recycled acetate.

7. Vitruvi Essential Oils Starter Kit

Vitruvi Essential Oils Starter Kit

Vitruvi Essentials Kit, Essential Oil Starter Kit, 100% Pure Lavender, Eucalyptus, Grapefruit, Spruce, 4x 10ml (0.3 fl.oz) Bottles, 4 Count (Amazon / Amazon)
Vitruvi Essentials Kit, Essential Oil Starter Kit, 100% Pure Lavender, Eucalyptus, Grapefruit, Spruce, 4x 10ml (0.3 fl.oz) Bottles, 4 Count (Amazon / Amazon)

Vitruvi Essential Oils Starter Kit $48.08 at Amazon

With 2020 being the most stressful year ever, it might be a good idea to gift something that can help ease anxiety and promote relaxation. The products in this kit from Vitruvi are made with essential oils sourced from all over the world and can be used in an oil diffuser or mixed with a carrier oil onto the skin.

8. AERIN Holiday Fragrance Discovery Set

AERIN Holiday Fragrance Discovery Set

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FREE SHIPPING EVERY DAY! PLUS, FREE RETURNS
  • AERIN Holiday Fragrance Discovery Set $30.00 at Bloomingdale's

  • AERIN Holiday Fragrance Discovery Set $30.00 at Sephora

Got a fragrance-fanatic in your life, but find her to be a little too picky when it comes to her scents? Gift this sampler set, which includes seven of AERIN’s most popular fragrances in one.

9. Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet Extreme Intense Matte Lip Colour

Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet Extreme Intense Matte Lip Colour

  • Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet Extreme Intense Matte Lip Colour $38.00 at Bloomingdale's

  • Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet Extreme Intense Matte Lip Colour $38.00 at Macy's

  • Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet Extreme Intense Matte Lip Colour $38.00 at Nordstrom

Simple, yet oh so classic, this lipstick from Chanel will delight any gift-receiver who can’t get enough of Chanel—I mean really, who can?

10. Grown Alchemist Intensive Hydration Set Hand Cream

Grown Alchemist Intensive Hydration Set Hand Cream

Grown Alchemist Intensive Hydration Set - Hand Cream (65ml) & Body Cream (120ml) Beauty Kit - Luxury Lotion Gift Set (Amazon / Amazon)
Grown Alchemist Intensive Hydration Set - Hand Cream (65ml) & Body Cream (120ml) Beauty Kit - Luxury Lotion Gift Set (Amazon / Amazon)

Grown Alchemist Intensive Hydration Set Hand Cream $41.95 at Amazon

The rates of eczema and dermatitis have skyrocketed since the pandemic began, thanks to COVID-19 and all our excessive (but necessary) hand-washing. This hand cream set is perfect for the friend, boss or coworker who needs a little extra hand hydration these days.

11. Province Apothecary Sculpting + Toning Facial Cupping Kit

Province Apothecary Sculpting + Toning Facial Cupping Kit

Sculpting + Toning Facial Cupping Set
Sculpting + Toning Facial Cupping Set
  • Province Apothecary Sculpting + Toning Facial Cupping Kit $29.00 at Province Apothecary

  • Province Apothecary Sculpting + Toning Facial Cupping Kit $24.65 at Macy's

This facial cupping kit from Province Apothecary is ideal for the all-natural skin care junkie who needs a little bit of lift and elasticity to their complexion.

Best home gifts under $50

1. House of Puff High Tide Candle

House of Puff High Tide Candle

HIGH TIDE CANDLE
HIGH TIDE CANDLE

House of Puff High Tide Candle $38.00 at House of Puff

These candles from House of Puff smell divine and are hand-poured in Brooklyn using local raw materials. Plus, you really can’t go wrong with gifting a candle. Ever.

2. Molecule Pillowcases

Molecule Pillowcases

MOLECULE(TM) Pillowcases
MOLECULE(TM) Pillowcases
  • Molecule Pillowcases $49.00 at Molecule

  • Molecule Pillowcases $48.99 at Zola

For the partner who is always complaining about being too hot in bed, these cooling pillowcases feature advanced materials and are engineered to provide the best recovery-focused sleep. They’re soft, comfy and come in four colors.

3. Lula’s Garden Succulent Box

Lula’s Garden Succulent Box

Succulent Plants for Holiday Gifts, Employee Gifts, Corporate Gifts, Thank You Gifts, Client Gifts - Unique and Eco-Friendly Gifts (Classic, Happy Hanukkah) (Amazon / Amazon)
Succulent Plants for Holiday Gifts, Employee Gifts, Corporate Gifts, Thank You Gifts, Client Gifts - Unique and Eco-Friendly Gifts (Classic, Happy Hanukkah) (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Lula’s Garden Succulent Box $29.00 at Amazon

  • Lula’s Garden Succulent Box $27.00 at Lula's Garden

Forget the quarantine puppy, why not give a living thing that requires little care? This succulent box is a perfectly cute addition to any plant lady’s current collection.

4. Cuisinart Advantage Ceramic-Coated Color Knife Set

Cuisinart Advantage 12pc Ceramic-Coated Color Knife Set

Cuisinart C55-12PCER1 Advantage Color Collection 12-Piece Knife Set with Blade Guards, Multicolored (Amazon / Amazon)
Cuisinart C55-12PCER1 Advantage Color Collection 12-Piece Knife Set with Blade Guards, Multicolored (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Cuisinart Advantage 12pc Ceramic-Coated Color Knife Set $24.99 at Amazon

  • Cuisinart Advantage 12pc Ceramic-Coated Color Knife Set $29.99 at Target

  • Cuisinart Advantage 12pc Ceramic-Coated Color Knife Set $39.95 at Williams Sonoma

Having a good kitchen knife set is, well, life-changing. If not life-changing, definitely game-changing when it comes to properly prepping and cooking for meals. Gift this set to the aspiring Julia Child chef in your family or friend group.

5. Ninja Personal Blender

Ninja Personal Blender

Ninja Personal Blender for Shakes, Smoothies, Food Prep, and Frozen Blending with 700-Watt Base and (2) 16-Ounce Cups with Spout Lids (QB3001SS) (Amazon / Amazon)
Ninja Personal Blender for Shakes, Smoothies, Food Prep, and Frozen Blending with 700-Watt Base and (2) 16-Ounce Cups with Spout Lids (QB3001SS) (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Ninja Personal Blender $49.99 at Amazon

  • Ninja Personal Blender $49.99 at Target

Blend smoothies, soups or anything else in this 700 watt blender from Ninja. It's easy to use, and even easier to clean.

6. Joseph Joseph Nest 9 Nesting Bowls Set

Joseph Joseph Nest 9 Nesting Bowls Set

Joseph Joseph Nest 9 Nesting Bowls Set with Mixing Bowls Measuring Cups Sieve Colander, 9-Piece, Multicolored (Amazon / Amazon)
Joseph Joseph Nest 9 Nesting Bowls Set with Mixing Bowls Measuring Cups Sieve Colander, 9-Piece, Multicolored (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Joseph Joseph Nest 9 Nesting Bowls Set $34.99 at Amazon

  • Joseph Joseph Nest 9 Nesting Bowls Set $49.99 at Kohl's

  • Joseph Joseph Nest 9 Nesting Bowls Set $34.99 at Walmart

Everyone’s been doing a lot of quarantine cooking this past year, and with lots of cooking comes lots of used dishes. This set of mixing bowls is great for any baker in your life who could use some more baking materials.

7. Papaya Mod Papayas & Cleaning Fetish Gift Set

Papaya Mod Papayas & Cleaning Fetish Gift Set

Papaya Mod Papayas & Cleaning Fetish Gift Set $39.00 at Papaya

Keep it sustainable, but make it fun. This reusable paper towel set comes with a holiday card bundle and can be used many, many times over. Just one Papaya cloth can replace 17 rolls of traditional paper towels.

Best general gifts under $50

1. Let That Sh*t Go: A Journal for Leaving Your Bullsh*t Behind and Creating a Happy Life

Let That Sh*t Go: A Journal for Leaving Your Bullsh*t Behind and Creating a Happy Life

Let That Sh*t Go: A Journal for Leaving Your Bullsh*t Behind and Creating a Happy Life (Zen as F*ck Journals) (Amazon / Amazon)
Let That Sh*t Go: A Journal for Leaving Your Bullsh*t Behind and Creating a Happy Life (Zen as F*ck Journals) (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Let That Sh*t Go: A Journal for Leaving Your Bullsh*t Behind and Creating a Happy Life $8.99 at Amazon

  • Let That Sh*t Go: A Journal for Leaving Your Bullsh*t Behind and Creating a Happy Life $8.99 at Target

  • Let That Sh*t Go: A Journal for Leaving Your Bullsh*t Behind and Creating a Happy Life $12.14 at Books A Million

For the friend who never stops cursing, this journal is a fun way to dive deep into things that are bothering you, without the usual woo-woo, up-in-the-clouds tone you’ll find in most guided journals.

2. Polo Ralph Lauren Ribbed Crew Socks

Polo Ralph Lauren Ribbed Crew Socks

Polo Ralph Lauren Ribbed Crew Socks $12.00 at Bloomingdale's

He’ll never misplace his socks again with this sharp-looking pair from Polo Ralph Lauren.

3. Nespresso Vertuo Dark Roast Capsules

Nespresso Vertuo Dark Roast Capsules

Nespresso Capsules VertuoLine, Dark Assortment Variety Pack, Dark Roast Coffee & Espresso, 40 Count Coffee & Espresso Pods, Brews 7.8 oz and 1.35oz (Amazon / Amazon)
Nespresso Capsules VertuoLine, Dark Assortment Variety Pack, Dark Roast Coffee & Espresso, 40 Count Coffee & Espresso Pods, Brews 7.8 oz and 1.35oz (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Nespresso Vertuo Dark Roast Capsules $39.00 at Amazon

  • Nespresso Vertuo Dark Roast Capsules $45.00 at Bloomingdale's

  • Nespresso Vertuo Dark Roast Capsules $45.00 at Macy's

Nespresso just knows the way to a coffee lover’s heart. You can’t go wrong with this 40-espresso pod set from the brand.

4. Isaac Morris "Ew, David" Schitt's Creek Tee

Isaac Morris Ew, David Schitt's Creek Tee

Isaac Morris Schitt's Creek Ew, David Graphic Men's Cotton Crewneck T-Shirt
Isaac Morris Schitt's Creek Ew, David Graphic Men's Cotton Crewneck T-Shirt
  • Isaac Morris Ew, David Schitt's Creek Tee $40.00 at Bloomingdale's

  • Isaac Morris Ew, David Schitt's Creek Tee $40.00 at Modesens

Schitt’s Creek won a million Emmy awards this year, and for good reason — the show is hilarious and has so many funny one-liners. Gift this tee to the Schitt’s Creek fanatic in your life.

5. Sugarfina Champagne Bears and Bubbly Bears Champagne Lover's Delight Bundle

Sugarfina Champagne Bears® and Bubbly Bears® Champagne Lover's Delight Bundle

Sugarfina Champagne Bears(R) and Bubbly Bears(R) Champagne Lover's Delight Bundle
Sugarfina Champagne Bears(R) and Bubbly Bears(R) Champagne Lover's Delight Bundle

Sugarfina Champagne Bears® and Bubbly Bears® Champagne Lover's Delight Bundle $49.00 at Bloomingdale's

Gift this as a set of six for one person, or split them up among a few friends for a sweet treat on you.

6. Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Vacuum Insulated Sports Water Bottle

Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Vacuum Insulated Sports Water Bottle

Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Vacuum Insulated Sports Water Bottle with Cap, Black, 21 Ounce (Amazon / Amazon)
Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Vacuum Insulated Sports Water Bottle with Cap, Black, 21 Ounce (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Vacuum Insulated Sports Water Bottle $35.95 at Amazon

  • Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Vacuum Insulated Sports Water Bottle $26.96 at HydroFlask

  • Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Vacuum Insulated Sports Water Bottle $35.95 at Dick's Sporting Goods

For the outdoorsman in your crew, you just can’t go wrong with a solid Hydro Flask. This pick comes with a water bottle cap and will keep liquids hot or cold for hours on end.

7. A Game of Thrones Book Set

A Game of Thrones Book Set

A Game of Thrones / A Clash of Kings / A Storm of Swords / A Feast of Crows / A Dance with Dragons (Amazon / Amazon)
A Game of Thrones / A Clash of Kings / A Storm of Swords / A Feast of Crows / A Dance with Dragons (Amazon / Amazon)
  • A Game of Thrones Book Set $30.00 at Amazon

  • A Game of Thrones Book Set $30.00 at Target

  • A Game of Thrones Book Set $37.76 at Books A Million

Is it just me or does anyone really miss Game of Thrones on Sunday nights? For the nerdy friend who still isn’t over that terrible final episode of the series, it might be time for them to dig into the original GOT books this holiday season.

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