Flowers wilt and chocolate is packed with unnecessary calories, so why not go for a beauty-related gift this year? Whether you’re treating yourself, celebrating Galentine’s Day with your girls or looking for something to hint to your love, check out our Valentine’s Day Beauty Gift Guide, below.
Tenoverten is one of the best nail polish brands out there: long-lasting, 8-free formulas in beautiful colors. Their Valentine’s Day Trio features the three polish colors every girl needs in her arsenal: a bright red, baby pink and sheer nude. All wearable and timeless shades that work on everyone. ($54)
What happens when the chicest candle brand collaborates with the most whimsical handbag line? The beautiful, luxurious and charming Diptyque + Olympia Le-Tan Rosaviola Scented Oval. This small oval hangs off of a little, printed cord – place it in your car, your closet, anywhere you’d like! The scent is a mix of rose, leather and traces of lipstick. Encased in a kiss-adorned case, this is the perfect little Valentine’s trinket. ($50)
The iconic Fresh Rose Face Mask gets a Valentine’s upgrade with this limited edition, floral packaging. If you like the scent of rosewater, you need this mask in your life. It’s a hydrating and toning mask that leaves your face radiant instantly. It also contains cucumber extract and aloe vera, so it has calming and soothing properties. I love using it when my face is looking particularly red or dry. ($62)
Love Rockstuds, but can’t imagine dropping one thousand on a pair of shoes? Get the next best thing with Valentino’s Donna, a gorgeous fragrance encased in a studded bottle. The elegant fragrance has notes of bergamot, iris, rose, leather, patchouli, benzoin and vanilla. It’s such a beautiful bottle to place on your vanity. ($95 for 1.7 oz, $130 for 3.4 oz)
Clinique’s Kiss, Boom, Pop! Lip Set includes three creamy, moisturizing, high-pigment lippies…all in Valentine’s-appropriate hues. They have a primer built in, so they glide on exceptionally well and truly last on your lips – a rarity when it comes to creamy lipsticks. Plus, at $18 for the trio, each lipstick comes out to less than most drugstore lip products!
The ideal gift to enjoy together, Jo Malone’s Red Roses Bath Oil is a richly romantic bath oil that evokes scents of rose, lemon and violet. Light some candles, add a few drops of this oil to your bath and treat yourself to a relaxing spa night. ($25)
This cute, little trio of sponges is perfect for traveling. Sephora Collection’s Heart-to-Heart Makeup Sponges comes with a hot pink sponge and two soft sponges. Use the hot pink one, a BeautyBlender dupe, for applying liquid and cream products evenly. Use the soft ones to apply powders smoothly or get a sheer application of liquid product. ($8)
Christian Louboutin’s Silky Satin Lip Colour is that ridiculously extravagant collecter’s item beauty product that’s almost too pretty to use. The luxe item, in either a romantic pink or iconic red, would surely make for a memorable Valentine’s present. ($90)
The little quote on this Charlotte Tilbury Makeup Bag definitely rings true for beauty addicts. Is there anything you can’t do with some flawless contour and perfect red lips? ($20)
Has there ever been a more Valentine’s-appropriate shadow palette than Too Faced’s Chocolate Bon Bons Palette? With it’s heart-shaped pans and that signature Too Faced cocoa scent, this screams love and romance. The mix of neutral and jewel-toned shades gives you everything you need for a unique and gorgeous smoky eye. ($49)
What are you wishing for this Valentine’s Day? Let us know in the comments!
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