Fast changing trends can often mean that teenagers are difficult to please. Maybe she has Bieber fever, or she’s a quirky and fashion conscious Marc Jacobs sort of girl. Perhaps he’s more into laid back fragrances, or prefers something a bit more attention-grabbing.
Fear not – we’ve scoped out the best in stylish fragrance, beauty or grooming gifts in our Top 10 Christmas Gifts For Teenagers, so they’re bound to be pleased come Christmas day.
1) Joop Homme Wild Eau de Toilette
If he’s bold and a bit of a bad boy, then this new scent from Joop is just the thing. Notes of pink pepper, rum and tobacco notes create a daring scent that attracts attention, plus the distinctive bottle with its deep hues and skull motif should appeal to his darker side.
2) Justin Bieber Girlfriend Eau de Parfum
This bestselling fragrance from pop phenomenon Justin Bieber is perfect for fans of the star – and for fans of sweet, feminine and energetic scents. Created with Justin’s dream girl in mind, the flirty Eau de Parfum is made up of strawberry, pink freesia, vanilla orchid and amber, a combination that is very fun to wear.
3) Diesel Only The Brave Tattoo Edition Eau de Toilette
This unique fragrance fuses the world of fragrance with art thanks to tattooist Mister Cartoon’s looping illustrations. For this Tattoo Edition, the original Only The Brave scent is turned on its head, with crisp Granny Smith apple, spicy Bourbon pepper and a resonating base of tobacco.
4) Stila All Is Bright Lip Glaze Set
If she likes lipgloss, then this gift set from Stila will definitely send her to her happy place. With eight travel-sized, non-sticky glosses in various shades including bubblegum pink, bold fuschia, plum shimmer and peach sparkle, you can wear a different shade every day of the week – and still have a colour left over!
5) Vera Wang Princess Eau de Toilette Gift Set
Fanciful, sweet and a little bit special, this girly gift set from Vera Wang includes the heart-shaped 30ml Princess fragrance, the matching Satiny Body Lotion, and a pretty lip gloss key chain. The Princess scent is an enchanting mix of fruity apple, tiare flower, dark chocolate and vanilla, and is just the thing for those who are young and young at heart.
6) Marc Jacobs Daisy Eau So Fresh Eau de Toilette
This twist on the original Daisy fragrance is lighthearted and chic, and is perfect for girls whose style is more quirky than girly. Fresh and crisp notes of grapefruit, pear, violet and apple blossom create a bold impression, while sweet raspberry and lychee lend some extra brightness. The oversized floral stopper on the bottle is a showstopper!
7) Lacoste L 12 12 Blanc Eau de Toilette
Simple with a twist of addictive brightness, this Lacoste scent is as fresh and crisp as a t shirt. The cool, energetic brightness of grapefruit is blended with subtle spices and woods, plus a masculine leather accord, to create a wearable everyday scent that is perfectly suited to active guys who want their fragrance to pack a fresher punch.
8) Too Faced Natural Flirt Makeup Collection
This fun-filled collection contains everything you need to create a neutral, flirty everyday makeup look. With the bestselling Pink Leopard Bronzer for sculpting and colouring and the Lashgasm Mascara for fluttery lashes, the set also includes a touch of pink for the lips, and glimmering colour for the eyes.
9) Puma Green Man Eau de Toilette
This refreshing and uplifting fragrance is ideal for sporty guys. With its fresh scent and feeling of laidback cool, it is the ideal post-workout tonic. Chuck it in your gym bag and spray it on to experience the revitalisation of naturally powerful green top notes, and the boldness of the masculine, woody drydown.
10) Givenchy Play Eau de Toilette
This modern classic is always a winner. Inspired by suave and hedonistic lifestyle, Givenchy Play is all about sophistication with a twist of youthful, cool charisma. Bright notes of citrus in the top notes, heart notes of woods and pepper and a resonant base note of patchouli make this a distinctive and self-assured fragrance.