Holiday shopping for the manicure enthusiast may be just about the most fun you’ll have this season. Loads of glitter, nail art kits galore and sets that take all the guesswork out of selecting the perfect shade. We won’t judge you if one of these picks ends up in your impeccably polished hands.
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Maybelline Color Show Nail Lacquer Brocade Collection
Nothing says holiday like a metallic mani and we’ve never met a nail art lover who would pass up holographic glitter polish. Give the nail-obsessed gal on your list Maybelline’s newest limited edition collection of show-stopping, shimmering lacquers.
 
essie Nail Color 2013 Holiday Gift Set
For the manicure enthusiast who has every crazy color under the sun, but may be lacking some of the essential nail polish colors. Essie’s holiday set has five of its most iconic colors, including the classic pale pink Ballet Slippers and the sleek, modern griege Chinchilly.
 
Julep Mind Your Mani
This season can do a number on nails. Restore the health and beauty of dry, damaged nails and cuticles with Julep’s complete makeover kit. The Nail Moisture Mask, Mighty Cuticle Serum and Oxygen Nail Treatment will have hands manicure-ready (and properly moisturized) all winter long.
 
Yves Saint Laurent Love and Lacquer Reds Set
What’s a ravishing red manicure without the bold red lips and big, baby doll lashes to complete the look? Give the gift of chic with Yves Saint Laurent’s trio of most coveted products.
 
Gorjana Camila Hammered Ring Set
Give her this gorgeous set of three gold rings to show off–but not steal focus–from her fabulous, festive mani. She can wear one when her manicure is on the extravagant side and pile on all three when her nail art is more subdued.
 
The Body Shop Almond Manicure Gift Set
All of the nail grooming necessities right in one spot. This handy kit packed with hydrating almond hand cream, a four-way nail buffer, a nail file and nail clippers is the perfect foundation for every manicure.
 
Chiara Ferragni Nail Polish Glitter Loafers
When the love of nail polish is just so strong it spills over into footwear, these are the flats she’ll want to unwrap. Because during the cold winter months (when pedicures rarely see the light of day), nail polish loafers are sure to put a smile on any manicure maven’s face.
 
Ciaté Nail Lab
The Ciaté Nail Lab is the mother lode for nail art enthusiasts. Gift this to anyone looking to create an at-home nail studio that would impress even the pros. From professional-grade glitter to stripers, dotters and sponges, everything needed to customize hundreds of nail looks will be right at their fingertips.
 
Which one of these gifts is making it onto your list? Let us know below!
 
Photos: essie, Maybelline, Julep, Yves Saint Laurent, Nail Inc., The Body Shop, Ciaté