10 beauty baubles you'd be proud to hang on your tree
Decorations look good and double as gifts, writes Katie Wright.
First it was advent calendars, then Christmas crackers, now baubles are the latest festive staple to get a fancy facelift, so you can adorn your tree - or treat your guests - with dangling decorations filled with mini make-up and beauty products.
From budget to luxury, a whole host of well-known brands have jumped on the bauble bandwagon, and the results are fabulous. We've selected 10 of our favourites ...
1. Aromatherapy Associates Precious De-Stress Time, £10
What's inside: A small but mighty bottle of De-Stress bath and shower oil, which is infused with rosemary, lavender, black pepper and ginger.
2. Champneys One Minute Wonder, £5, Boots
What's inside: A travel-size hand and nail cream and a nail file - perfect for stashing in your handbag.
3. Burt's Bees Bit Of Burt Pomegranate Gift Bauble, £6.99, John Lewis
What's inside: A tube of Burt's famous lip balm and a little pot of nourishing lemon butter cuticle cream.
4. GHD Advanced Split End Therapy Nocturne Bauble, £15
What's inside: A tube of nourishing Split End Therapy cream, which works with heat to repair your locks.
5. Mad Beauty Snowflake Star Bath Salts, £3.99
What's inside: Strawberry bath salts to scent a warming winter bath.
6. Bronnley Christmas Apple & Cinnamon Soap Bauble, £6.50
What's inside: A scrumptiously scented apple and cinnamon soap, enriched with almond oil.
7. Molton Brown Pink Pepperpod Festive Bauble, £10, John Lewis
What's inside: Unscrew the top of the bauble and you'll find it's filled with spicy-sweet pink peppercorn and ginger shower gel.
8. Alchemy Oils Grapefruit Hair Remedy Bauble, £11
What's inside: A miniature version of the brand's cult hair treatment, enriched with coconut, almond, castor and avocado oils.
9. Soap and Glory Lip Lip Hooray, £8.50
What's inside: Two mini lip glosses in Nudist and Pink-a-boo and a matte lipstick in Choco-berry.
10. Laura Geller Baked Gelato Swirl Illuminator Diamond Dust Ornament, £21, Escentual
What's inside: A full-size Diamond Dust highlighter, perfect for lending a fairylight glow to your cheekbones.