When it gets to this time of year, we can't help but turn into beauty magpies. And, as we open up the doors of our homes to our nearest and dearest, maintaining a beautiful bathroom shelf is of utmost importance.


1. Lips



Dior Diorific Khol


This khôl ticks all of the boxes for the perfect festive lipstick. The pointed tip allows for perfectly precise application while the creamy wax formula leaves a long-wearing, velvety effect. It's this Christmas's most luxe handbag essential.


Shop Dior Diorific Khol, £29.50


2. Perfume



Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb EDP 50ml Christmas Edition


We're total suckers for festive revamps of beauty classics and this gold Christmas Edition of Viktor & Rolf's much-loved Flowerbomb EDP is no exception. Is it so bad to add another bottle to the collection when it looks this pretty?


Shop Viktor & Rolf Flowerbomb EDP 50ml Christmas Edition, £78


3. Bath



Jo Malone London Pomegranate Noir Bath Oil 200ml


Nothing says Merry Christmas quite like a indulging in a Jo Malone London infused bath, and this Pomegranate Noir bath oil is far too pretty to be hidden away. Dark and enigmatic, this cult scent is a winter staple.


Shop Jo Malone London Pomegranate Noir Bath Oil 250ml, £44


4. Highlighter



Bobbi Brown Highlighting Powder


Who knew highlighter could look this good? The luxe gold and ruby casing is almost as beautiful as the buttery gold powder that sits inside. Lightly dust onto the high points of your face for a golden, champagne glow.


Bobbi Brown Highlight Powder in Moon Glow, £34


5. Face cream



Decléor Prolagene Lift Iris Lift & Firm Day Cream 50ml


During winter, it is important not to let your skincare routine slip. The best way to do that? Invest in the prettiest of moisturisers. Not only does this Decléor cream look fabulous on the shelf, it also leaves skin radiant and smooth.


Shop Decléor Prolagene Lift Iris Lift & Firm Day Cream 50ml, £73 >


6. Candle



Creed Aventus Candle 200g


This wintery fragrance oozes luxury and it's not just the exterior that makes it so special. Notes of blackcurrant, french apples, dry birch and oak moss fill a room with an incredibly comforting, homely scent.


Creed Aventus Candle 200g, £95


7. Hand wash



Molton Brown Fabled Juniper Berries & Lapp Pine Fine Liquid Hand Wash


Festive notes of juniper berries and pine makes this hand wash from Molton Brown the ultimate bathroom accessory this Christmas. We're head over heels for the emerald green bottle, neatly finished with its very own 'jingle' bells and ribbon.


Shop Molton Brown Fabled Juniper Berries & Lapp Pine Fine Liquid Hand Wash, £18


8. Setting powder



Guerlain Meteorites Gold Pearls Powder


Some products just look too pretty to use. Luckily, the nature of these gold powder pearls mean you don't have to worry about ruining the aesthetic. The gold Guerlain case might look like an ornament, but it also holds a life-changing finishing powder.


Shop Guerlain Meteorites Gold Pearls Powder, £44


9. Cleanser



Sisley Gentle Cleansing Gel With Tropical Resins


With all of the festive makeup you'll be using, you should be sure to use an effective cleanser. This one from Sisley contains tropical resins to purify and marshmallow extract to moisturise. And, of course, it looks great on the shelf.


Shop Sisley Gentle Cleansing Gel With Tropical Resins, £59


10. Concealer



Yves Saint Laurent Touche Éclat Dazzling Lights Edition


Every girl's best friend, Touche Éclat is the ultimate go-to for giving life to dull, tired skin, something we definitely experience more over Christmas. This year, YSL have spoilt us rotten with this glittery Dazzling Lights Edition and we're in love.


Shop Yves Saint Laurent Touche Éclat Dazzling Lights Edition, £25.50