e.l.f. Discovery


Jeanette Crutchfield

You did all your holiday shopping. You got something amazing for everyone on your list. But now comes the dreaded stocking stuffers! You want to get something useful (no one likes a stocking stuffer that goes straight into the re-gift closet). You also don’t want to spend a fortune. Makeup makes great stocking stuffers for beauty lovers! e.l.f. has your back this year for stocking stuffer ideas and the best part is that all these products are $10 or less!

When You Want Something Shiny For Your Lips

Lip Lacquer: Gift a non-sticky, shiny lip gloss with hydrating vitamin A and nourishing vitamin E. Available in 7 shades and at only $3 each, you can even tie one into the bows on top of your gifts for a little something extra!

Holy Hydration! Lip Mask:  Don’t forget to nourish your lips this winter with this hydrating lip mask. With its leave-on formula infused with hyaluronic acid, squalane and castor seed oil, this moisturizing lip mask may help treat and soothe dry lips. It can be worn as a generous, even layer with other lip products and reapplied often or even overnight. Wake up with a softer, smoother pout—all for only $7!

Holy Hydration Sleep Mask: After all the holiday parties, your friends’ skin will be in desperate need of some TLC. Treat them to this moisturizing and plumping face mask that can double as an overnight face moisturizer to soothe and nourish their skin while they sleep. Best $10 you’ll ever spend!

Eyeshadow You Need in Your Makeup Bag

No Budge Cream Eyeshadow: This 3-in-1, long lasting cream shadow, primer, and liner delivers crease-resistant color and stay-put power. Simply swipe over your lids with your fingertips, brush, or a liner brush. It's never been easier to create a range of looks and prime your lids to build the color you want and lock in your look.<span> </span>Available in 8 long-lasting colors that range from essential to vibrant.

Bite Size Eyeshadow Palette: This gone-viral mini eyeshadow palette has rich, blendable color and comes in 10 shades. The color is ultra-pigmented making these little guys heavy hitters in the stocking stuffer department. And at only $3 each, you can get one for everyone!


Power Grip Primer: This gel-based face primer truly grips makeup to give skin a soft-focus effect. It’s even good for your skin with hydrating ingredients like hyaluronic acid. The full-size is $10, but it also comes in a super cute mini size for only $5.

Poreless Putty Primer: The holy grail and viral face primer that everyone covets, this is the ultimate at skin perfecting. It has squalane to ensure optimal hydration, is perfect for all skin types and is only $10. Done!

Glossy Lip Stain: Combining the best of both worlds, this lippie imbues lips with a sheer kiss of color and a healthy hint of shine all in one step. It’s long lasting, buildable and comes in 8 colors. It will be the best $6 you spend!


Halo Glow Powder Puff: This washable velour loose powder puff helps to give a flawless application. Ultra-soft and easy to use, this face powder puff is specially created to apply loose or pressed powders for a dreamy, soft-focus finish. The tear drop shade is designed to fit into all contours of the face for an expertly smooth application. Plus, it’s reusable and machine washable!

Ultimate Eyes 5 Piece Brush Set: Create your favorite eye looks with this 5 piece eye brush set, including a contour brush, small angled brush, blending brush, flat eyeliner brush, and an eyebrow duo brush.

On Point Brow Kit: Don’t neglect the brows! A duo of pro-quality eyebrow scissors and tweezers help to groom brows to perfection. The gift of brows on point is the perfect addition to anyone’s stocking and won’t kill the wallet at only $6.


Total Face Sponge Duo: These plush makeup sponges are double-sided and latex-free making them perfect for everyone. And since it comes with two, you can give both or since it’s only $10, you can keep one for yourself!

Expert Liquid Liner Set of 2: At $5 for 2, this is hands down the best value for stocking stuffers that everyone will love. It has an extra-fine brush tip to get a long-lasting, smudge-resistant precise application every time.

Clear Lash & Brow Mascara Set of 2: Tamed brows and defined lashes are the perfect stocking stuffer with this duo. $5 gets you two of them to groom, define, and separate your brows and lashes while nourishing them with conditioning agents.

Stocking stuffer shopping done! Now go spend the holiday season with those you love (and who love makeup!).