This was the most popular beauty gift bought in 2020

Will you be gifting any of these for Christmas?

model with Christmas gift
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With the countdown on to the big day well underway, many of us are shopping for the last few Christmas gifts (opens in new tab) on our lists. It's no secret that this year has been a hard one for pretty much everybody, and so we're throwing ourselves into some much-needed festive cheer.

From cozy gifts (opens in new tab) to eco-friendly gifts, we've got you covered with all of the festive inspiration you could possibly ask for. (Make sure you don't gift one of the most offensive gifts (opens in new tab), though.)

If you're looking for present inspiration for the beauty lover in your life, Google has just revealed the most searched-for beauty and wellness gifts (opens in new tab) of 2020 – and it's pretty interesting stuff. 

Unsurprisingly, beauty gadgets and hot tools have come out on top, with brands like Revlon, Dyson and Oral B featuring heavily on the list. Can you guess which beauty gift bagged the number one spot?

Ulta 12 Days of Christmas

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Ulta 12 Days of Beauty Advent Calendar, $20

The most searched-for gift of the year was none other than the Ulta 12 Days of Beauty advent calendar. A wonderfully festive string of paper baubles filled with 12 beauty treats like eyeshadows, lipsticks and face products – all for a mere $20! 

Understandably, this bargain flew off the virtual shelves and is now sold out, but you can check out more of Google's trending Christmas gifts (opens in new tab) below. How many of these are on your wish list?

Still in need of more ideas? Look no further than our guides to the best Christmas gifts for your girlfriend (opens in new tab) AND the best Christmas gifts for your boyfriend (opens in new tab) next. 

Happy shopping! 

Lucy is a beauty journalist who has written for titles including Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, OK!, woman&home and Women's Health, as well as regularly contributing to My Imperfect Life. Her work covers everything from skin and haircare tips to trying and testing the latest beauty launches, and interviewing celebrities and experts. A certified dog person, her other interests include mental wellbeing, books, piña coladas and not getting caught in the rain.