Shopping Guide For Beauty Value Sets

Whether you're shopping for yourself or planning to gift someone, value sets are one of the best ways to discover and test out a variety of products for a discounted price. Another great part about value sets is often these products come in smaller sizes which makes them perfect for travel, or if you just want a smaller size of something you know you won't be using too often. We've put together some of our favorite beauty products from different categories and price points that we think are worth trying out. Enjoy!


Under $30

 Beauty Value Set

1. Perfect Hair Day Collection by Living Proof

Why We Love It: This set is travel friendly with the shampoo and conditioner meeting the TSA requirements to be packed with your carry-on luggage. This set is also paraben-free, silicone-free, phthalate-free, and oil-free.

What The Set Includes: Perfect hair Day Shampoo (1 oz.), Perfect hair Day Conditioner (1 oz.), Perfect hair Day In-Shower Styler (5 oz.), and Perfect hair Day Dry Shampoo (4 oz.).

Savings: $28

2. Mask Sampler Kit by Peter Thomas Roth

Why We Love It: A different day, a different mask. This set has a great variety of masks that you can use depending on your skin's concern in order to help your skin resurface, detoxify, lift, firm, hydrate and repair.

What The Set Includes: Pumpkin Enzyme Mask (0.47 oz.), Cucumber Gel Mask (0.47 oz.), Irish Moor Mud Purifying Black Mask (0.47 oz.), 24K Gold Pure Luxury Mask (0.47 oz.), Rose Stem Cell Bio-Repair Gel Mask (0.47 oz.), Blue Marine Algae Intense Hydrating Mask (0.47 oz.).

Savings: $19

3. Try It Kit-Primer Authority by Smashbox

Why We Love It: Especially now that the weather is warm, it is extra important to have a solid primer that ensures your make-up will last all day. With different primers that focus on different areas of the face, you'll be able to see how the different primers work. This set also lasts quite a bit of time! These primers are also all travel friendly.

What The Set Includes: 0.5 oz Iconic Photo Finish Foundation Primer, 0.25 oz Photo Finish Hydrating Under Eye Primer, 0.14 oz Photo Finish 24-Hour Shadow Primer, and 1 oz Primer Water. 

Savings: $24.

Under $50

Beauty Value Set

4. Korean Skincare Made Simple by Julep

Why We Love It: Korean beauty and skincare products have become increasingly more and more popular in the United States since making noticeable attention a few years ago. This is a great way to introduce you to Korean skincare methods such as double cleansing, using a konjac sponge, and a face serum. This is a great travel friendly set for taking off your makeup and nourishing your skin afterwards.

What The Set Includes: Love Your Bare Face Hydrating Cleansing Oil (1.5 oz), Full size Kaolin Clay Konjac Cleansing Sponge, Full size What Your Skin Needs Restorative Facial Milk (1.0 oz), and Night Shift Sleeping Mask (1.0 oz).

Savings: $25

5. Naturally Polished Brush Set by Sigma

Why We Love It: These brushes are versatile in use and effective. All 3 can be used for either powder or cream products and have a slender handle which makes them easy to travel with.  

What The Set Includes: F82 Round Kabuki Brush, P86 Precision Tapered Brush, and E55 Eye Shading Brush.

Savings: $16

6. Here Comes The Sun Makeup Set by Stila

Why We Love It: This set is perfect for summer and includes products that are flattering for almost every skin tone. You can almost complete an entire look with just this set and be feeling like a golden bronzed goddess by the time you finish doing your makeup. 

What The Set Includes: 0.05 oz/ 1.4 g Deluxe Lip Glaze in Peaches and Cream, 0.09 oz/ 2.6 g Eyeshadow Trio in Goddess, 0.01 oz/ 0.3 g Smudge Stick Eye Liner in Lionfish, 
0.17 oz/ 4.8 g Custom Color Blush in Self Adjusting Bronze, and 0.5 oz/ 14.2 g All Over Shimmer in Liquid Bronze.

Savings: $44

Under $100

Beauty Value Set

7. The Littles by Drunk Elephant

Why We Love It: Drunk Elephant is a brand that uses only clean, non-toxic ingredients that either directly benefit the skin’s health or support the integrity and effectiveness of the formulations. These products don’t contain silicones, chemical screens, sensitizing colorants, perfumes, or fragrant essential oils of any kind, making them appropriate for every skin type. When it comes to the beauty world, skincare products tend to be the most expensive due to their ingredients. Products from Drunk Elephant are sizably more expensive than skincare products you would find from the drugstore, which makes this set a great way to try out the products before making a full sized purchase, with the set lasting about 30-45 days which gives your skin time to take in the products.  

What The Set Includes: 0.5 oz/ 15 mL Lala Retro™ Whipped Cream, 1 oz/ 28 g Pekee Bar™, 1 oz/ 28 g Juju Bar™, 0.27 oz/ 8 mL Virgin Marula Luxury Facial Oil, 0.27/ 8 mL T.L.C. Framboos™ Glycolic Night Serum, 0.27 oz/ 8 mL C-Firma™ Day Serum, 0.27 oz/ 8 mL B-Hydra™ Intensive Hydration Gel, and 0.5 oz/ 15 mL Umbra™ Sheer Physical Defense Broad Spectrum Sunscreen SPF 30.

Savings: $25

8. Create Your Own Light by BECCA

Why We Love It: BECCA is infamous for their highlighters and blushes that make your skin look radiant and glowy. This set gives you both full and travel size products and includes almost enough makeup for a whole entire look. Also, you end up saving more than you spend!  

What The Set Includes: Backlight Priming Filter (1 oz), Luminous Blush in Snapdragon (.21 oz), Shimmering Skin Perfector Liquid in Opal (0.68 oz), Shimmering Skin Perfector Slimlight in Champagne Pop (.06 oz), and Beach Tint in Fig (0.24 oz).

Savings: $75 

9. 3 Piece Love Relentlessly Gift Set by Tory Burch

Why We Love It: This scent smells incredible and lasts for a good amount of time. It also comes in cute packaging that makes it look even more impressive when given as a gift. 

What The Set Includes: Eau de Parfum Spray (1.7 fl. oz.), Body Lotion (3.4 fl. oz.), and Bath & Shower Gel (3.4 fl. oz.).

Savings: $34


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