Holiday Beauty Blitz List: The Most Lavish Luxury Gifts from A to Z Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Whether it's a $45 fine fragrance laundry detergent or a $34,000 bathtub, these luxury gifts are the most extravagant treats money can buy.
Appliance Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
This hair dryer may cost as much as a clothes dryer, but it delivers the windpower of a category 1 hurricane (93 mph!) and has a 10,000 hour motor life. Bet your $30 version can’t match that.
Sedu Prive Hair Dryer, $700
By the Pound Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
For those who like to slather on Creme de La Mer in bulk, consider this 16.5-ounce limited-edition tub an investment.
Cases Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
A plastic Caboodles box is no place to house your precious Chanel polishes and Tom Ford lipsticks. Upgrade your storage with an over the top treasure chest.
Louis Vuitton vintage cosmetics case, $2,799; Alfredo Baretta beauty case, $2,474.
Dip Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Treat the nicest on your “nice” list to the world’s most expensive soak: Hotel Victor in South Beach offers a $5,000 Evian bath in its $6,000 a night penthouse. A thousand liters of pure Evian spring water are used to fill the room’s 350-gallon infinity tub (and apparently, it gets Serena Williams’ seal of approval).
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Encrusted Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Swarovski crystals elevate this humble beauty tool to luxury status.
Tweezerman Luxe Edition Crystal Slant Tweezer and Stand, $200
Féérique Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
This isn't your typical fragrance gift. Lancôme partnered with Swiss music box maker Reuge and Baccarat crystal to create the Edition Féérique La Vie est Belle, a $35,000 piece that takes over 120 days of work to produce. Only 15 numbered editions exist in the world.
More: Exclusive: The Creation of Lancôme Edition Féérique La Vie est Belle
Gilded Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Like Goldschläger for your nails, this clear top coat contains tiny bits of real 24k gold leaf.
Hair Jewelry Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Who needs a tiara? These luxe adornments are a blowout’s crowning glory.
Erickson Beamon Ice Age Headpiece, $1,225; Ana Khouri Leaf 18-Karat Gold Hair Pin, $17,200; Dolce & Gabbana Embellished Velvet Headband, $1,825.
Incense Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Leave the Nag Champa to the broke college students, and gift this glamorous box instead.
Fornasetti Incense Box, $245
Jet Set Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Only a first-class rabbit fur neck pillow will do for frequent flyers.
Kisses Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
If you think one Tom Ford lipstick is a splurge, how about one for each of the 12 days of Christmas?
Lashes Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Turn a staring contest into a spelling bee with these falsies that can be customized with up to six 14-karat gold letters on each lash.
Kre-at Beauty Lash Prive, $350Advertisement
Moisture Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
La Prairie's scientists discovered that platinum could bond with human skin to recharge the skin's electrical balance, so the brand infused an incredibly pricey skin cream with the precious metal.
Nugget Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
This powder highlighter is way more functional than an actual bar of gold, but looks just as impressive on your vanity.
Charlotte Tilbury Bar of Gold, £30.00
Odor Eater Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
While the common people use their holiday scented Glade Plug-Ins, you can bask in the luxury of this high-tech machine that turns sealed fragrance capsules into gorgeously scented vapors.
PJs Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Those infomercial onesies are so déclassé. Lounge in front of the Yule Log in this runway-ready version instead.
Queen Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Burning a sculpture is the new burning dollar bills. Let them eat cake, indeed.
Recliner Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
This insane bathtub combines a La-Z Boy with an infinity pool for the ultimate relaxation experience.
Omvivo Le Cob Bathtub, $34,000
Suds Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Don’t your delicates deserve to be swathed in fine fragrance?
Tips Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
When you think about the fact that these engraved brass nails are reusable, they’re almost a bargain.
Undies Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Days of the week underwear - excuse us, knickers - have never been more chic.
Vanity Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who’s the richest of them all?
Wardrobe Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Can’t choose a color? Just get all of them!
XOXO Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Your kiss is on my list...of the most expensive holiday gifts.
Solange Azagury Partridge Hotlips Ring, $1350 each
Youth Elixir Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
The dozen-step skincare routine trend that started in Korea is bound to break the bank sooner or later. If you're not using a Renovating Cream, Perfecting Water, Perfecting Emulsion and Body Serum already, it's time to get with the program.
Sulwhasoo Limited Edition Timetreasure Deluxe Holiday Set, $620
Zzz's Wendy Rodewald-Sulz
Because you can’t put a price on beauty sleep. Or maybe you can.
Charlotte Olympia Cat Nap Silk-Satin Slippers and Eye Mask, $695