The Cut’s 2013 Beauty Gift Guide: 12 Luxe Gifts That Are Beautiful Inside and Out

Photo: Tom Medvedich

Whether you believe in inner or outer beauty, picking out the right beauty gifts this holiday season requires a belief in both. The “vanity factor,” as it’s called in the beauty industry (i.e., a beauty product’s ability to be displayed prettily on a nightstand) is just as important as its ability to perform. The Cut took both into account when choosing these twelve indulgent selections. Click through for a set of Art Deco lipsticks that Daisy Buchanan would love, Versailles-inspired nail polish, polished chic French ponytail holders (last seen on the Jason Wu runway), and more.

The Cut’s 2013 Luxe Beauty Gift Guide