17 Beauty Stocking Stuffers Under $10 That Don't Suck

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They say that the best things come in small packages — and for any beauty lover, that definitely includes makeup, skin care goodies, hair accessories, and more. Since they're often relatively compact compared to other presents, it seems like beauty gifts were practically made to be stocking stuffers during the holidays.

However, small-but-mighty beauty products don't always have such a miniature price tag, which creates a problem when there's a budget involved. Thankfully, there are plenty of inexpensive beauty stocking stuffers to choose from out there. But there's just one challenge: Sometimes, they sort of, well, suck.

While they may be thoughtful, the truth of the matter is that sub-par products just don't end up being used. And whether you're the gifter or the giftee, you want a present to be something that's actually great to recieve.

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The good news is that you can have the best of both worlds. Consider these 13 beauty stocking stuffers under $10 the solution. They're fun, useful, and exciting to unwrap.

These goodies are sure to please the most beauty-obsessed of 'em all, whether you're gifting someone else or adding to your own wish list (after all, even Santa Clause needs some help sometimes, too).

1. Inked by NEST Eau de Parfum & Scent Tattoo Set

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Inked by NEST Eau de Parfum & Scent Tattoo Set, $10, Sephora

This set includes two mini fragrances and — even better — two dainty scented temporary tattoos.

2. Invisibobble Traceless Hair Rings

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Invisibobble Traceless Hair Rings, $8, Sephora

These obsession-worthy hair ties may remind you of an old-school telephone cord, but they're gentle on strands (and they provide a super-strong hold, too).

3. GLAMGLOW Bubblesheet Oxygenating Deep Cleanse Mask

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GLAMGLOW Bubblesheet Oxygenating Deep Cleanse Mask, $9, Nordstrom

Your usual sheet mask game is about to get upgraded with this delightfully fizzy deep cleanser.

4. Stila Deluxe Glitterati Lip Top Coat

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Stila Deluxe Glitterati Lip Top Coat, $10, Ulta

This magical lip top coat instantly turns any matte liquid lipstick into a glittery, shimmery statement.

5. Icing Gold Bobby Pins

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Icing Gold Bobby Pins, $7, Icing

These charming hair pins add a little something extra to any hairstyle.

6. Sweat Cosmetics Skin-Balancing Cleansing Towelettes

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Sweat Cosmetics Skin-Balancing Cleansing Towelettes (Pack of 10), $7, Anthropologie

These towelettes are conveniently packaged individually, so you can throw them in your gym or travel bag. With coconut water and green tea, they're ultra energizing and refreshing.

7. TOO FACED More Than Meets the Eyes Duo

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TOO FACED More Than Meets the Eyes Duo, $10, Sephora

This miniature gift set comes with cult-favorite Better Than Sex mascara and an eyelid primer that'll take your smoky eye to new heights.

8. Mario Badescu Facial Spray

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Mario Badescu Facial Spray, $7, Anthropologie

Dermatologists and fans alike swear by Mario Badescu products, and this rejuvenating, soothing facial spray is one of the brand favorites.

9. Gourmand Lait De Coco Hand Cream

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Gourmand Lait De Coco Hand Cream, $8, Urban Outfitters

Combat dry, cracking winter hands with this luxe hand cream. It looks as pretty as it feels, so you'll always want to have it nearby.

10. Smashbox Studio To Go Lips Collection

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Smashbox Studio To Go Lips Collection, $8, Nordstrom

This set comes with a creamy lipstick and a top coat that instantly gives any color a matte finish.

11. Lush The Magic Of Christmas Bubble Bar Wand

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Lush The Magic Of Christmas Bubble Bar Wand, $9, Lush

With a cinnamon stick as the wand handle, this almond-scented bubble bath bar is oh-so seasonal.

12. Drybar Lil' Lemon Drop Daily Detangler To-Go Brush

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Drybar Lil' Lemon Drop Daily Detangler To-Go Brush, $10, Nordstrom

This bright baby hairbrush is a must for any on-the-go touch-ups.

13. KNC Beauty All-Natural Collagen-Infused Lip Mask

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KNC Beauty All-Natural Collagen-Infused Lip Mask, $5, Urban Outfitters

Pucker up for this plumping, hydrating jelly lip mask.

14. Doll Face Green Tea Konjac Sponge

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Green Tea Pretty Puff, $8, Doll Face Beauty

You don't need an expensive tool to cleanse and exfoliate your face. This natural konjac sponge from Doll Face Beauty is infused with green tea to help gently scrub away dead skin cells and improve your skin tone.

15. Benefit Double Up & Glow! "Liquid Highlighter Duo"

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Double Up & Glow! "Liquid Highlighter Duo," $10, Ulta

Everyone could use a little highlighter wand to go, especially during the holidays!

16. MATRIX Total Results Miracle Creator Multi-Tasking Hair Mask

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Total Results Miracle Creator Multi-Tasking Hair Mask, $3, Ulta

The lucky person who receives this will be so grateful. This ultra-hydrating mask nourishes and revitalizes strands in 60 seconds. No need to hang out in the shower longer than you need to!

17. Pumpkin Spice Granola

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Pumpkin Spice Granola, $9.99, Purely Elizabeth

While this is a bag of granola and not a lipstick or mask, it is made with Adaptogenic ingredients Ashwagandha and Maca, both of which can help neutralize your body's response to stress. Stress can show on your face, so snacking on this yummy Pumpkin Spice granola could really help with your skin from the inside.

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