Falling in love is fun, but celebrating it with you lover, best friend or yourself, can be especially sweet. Stock up on these fun and flirty finds and enjoy an unforgettable Valentine’s Day with the real love in your life.
1. bliss fabulips treatment kit
On Valentine’s Day, your most important asset is those lovely lips. Bliss gives much needed TLC to your kisser with the only complete beauty regimen for your lips. Introducing the new bliss fabulips treatment kit – the only one-stop lip care shop that cleans, exfoliates, plumps and softens for a ‘spa’-tacular smooth every day. It’s a facial for your pout!
Price: $45, Available at Sephora and Sephora.com
2. By Terry Cellularose Brightening Serum
Gift your valentine with roses that will last longer than a week. With a soothing fresh rose fragrance and intensive moisturizing "gel in water" texture, Cellularose Brightening Serum is an innovative botanical concentrate that boosts skin luminosity and delivers immediate and long-lasting comfort. An excellent makeup base, it rapidly penetrates the skin, leaving it silky soft, perfect for that special someone.
Price: $117, Available at Barneys.com
3. Drybar Valentine’s Day Coaster
When it comes to Valentine’s Day, flowers are nice, but they’re kind of cliché. This year, blow her away with a Drybar gift card – it’s a gift you know she’ll love.
Price: $40 in New York and DC, $35 all other locations, Available at Drybar locations nationwide and TheDrybar.com
4. Jouer Hydrating Lip Stick in Whitney
Perk up your pucker with a bright cool pink lipstick that hydrates as it polishes. This brand new color offers a fresh pop of color on lips and brightens-up any complexion.
Price: $22 at Jouercosmetics.com
5. FLOWER Lip Service Lip Butter
Prepare for an irresistible Valentine’s Day pout. From Drew Barrymore’s new cosmetics range, comes this superior shine lip butter. Non-tacky with a buttery-soft texture that glides on easily, it leaves lips smooth, shiny and full. The rich texture provides an optical plumping effect and has a high percentage of emollient oil for a glossy finish.
Shades: Petal to the Metal, Tempting Tulip, Rose-y Future, Princess & The Peony, Haute Honeysuckle, Mauve Mimosa, Sheer Snapdragon, Cherry Chiffon, and Wispy Wisteria
Price: $6.98 each, Available at Walmart and Walmart.com
6. FLOWER Kiss Stick Velvet Lip Color
Pucker up! This pure, intense color has the power to last through every Valentine’s Day kiss! Infused with emollient oil for a rich, creamy application, this velvety matte formula will leave lips with an ultra-smooth finish and, as an added bonus, give a volumizing effect.
Shades: Set Me Freesia, Petal Kiss, Tender Tuberose, Chocolate Lily, Dahlia Dahling, Camelia Charm, So Gladolia, Get to the Poinsettia, Flamingo Flower
Price: $6.98 each, Available at Walmart and Walmart.com
7. Gianna Rose Atelier Heart Soaps
This Valentine’s Day, show whoever is important to you that you love them with beautifully-wrapped, whimsical heart soaps. Each is triple-milled, artistically sculpted, magnificently fragranced and wrapped in a beautiful linen paper and topped off with a pretty ribbon bow.
Price: $10, Available at CaswellMassey.com
8. June Jacobs Lip Kit
Every true romance begins with a kiss. The first step to perfecting your pucker is to apply the emollient lip exfoliation treatment which utilizes sugar granules to gently sweep away dead skin cells, leaving lips silky smooth. Next, the luxurious Lip Masque is applied to gently calm and nourish the lips. The last step, Lip Renewal is infused with shea butter, mango, aloe and ceramides to instantly provide exceptional and continual relief to dry, dehydrated and chapped lips. The end result is lips that have been rescued, refreshed and revitalized – ready for kissing.
Price: $60, Available at JuneJacobs.com
9. Khroma Beauty by Kourtney Kim and Khloe Honey Stick
From Khroma Beauty by Kourtney Kim and Khloe – the new cosmetics range from the Kardashian sisters – introducing the deliciously kissable Honey Stick. Plant sweet kisses on your valentine with these honey-infused lip nectars. Each shade is shot through with gorgeous, golden shimmer and enriched with nutrients to leave your pucker beautifully tinted, glossy and moisturized.
Shades: Orange Blossom Honey, Wild Flower Honey, Natural Honey, Blackberry Honey, Cherry Blossom Honey, Raw Honey, Wild Honey and Summer Honey
Price: $8.99, Available in February 2013 at ULTA
10. L’Oréal Paris Colour Caresse Shine Stain
This Valentine’s Day, ditch the lipstick and opt for a lightweight lip stain that delivers long-lasting color with a glossy, high-shine ﬁnish. Never heavy or drying, the weightless formula glides on for a unique lip color experience that is perfectly kiss-proof. The unique moisturizing, water-based formula leaves lips soft, comfortable and hydrated for up to six hours and contains a blend of light shine oils and concentrated pigments for clear, luminous color.
Price: $9.99, Available in 12 shades at LorealParisUSA.com and chain drug, food and mass market retailers nationwide
11. Nails Inc Bling it On Romance
This Valentine’s Day, let your nails to the sweet talking. The Romance kit contains their top-selling nude shade, 3D crystal bows and Swarovski crystals to create a whimsical and light-hearted look. The perfect accessory to hold your sweetheart’s hand – or for the single ladies, flag down a handsome stranger. And with the most advanced formula for long-lasting results, your manicure will last all week long.
Price: $25 each, available at Sephora and Sephora.com
12. Urban Decay NAKED Flushed
Get a Valentine’s worthy glow even before the date begins. The newest addition to the hit NAKED franchise, NAKED Flushed is a gorgeous versatile 3-in-1 compact. Featuring a bronzer, highlighter and blush, it gives all skin tones a fresh, radiant look. Use one shade or mix them all to achieve just the right effect. Light-diffusing shimmer and pearls enhance the skin’s appearance, while the new micronized, jet-milled formula leaves a flawless finish with a silky texture. Free of parabens, fragrances, alcohol and mineral oil, these highly pigmented powders blend beautifully for easy application.
Price: $30, Available at Sephora, Sephora.com and UrbanDecay.com
13. “To Marilyn, With Love” Hollywood Collection by Erno Laszlo
Inspired by Marilyn Monroe, Dr. Laszlo’s most notable muse, this limited-edition collection will make sure “Some Like It Hot” this Valentine’s Day. Enclosed in a luxurious pink box, this set contains the Hydra-Therapy BodySkin Cream to moisturize and enliven the skin, while preventing signs of aging that occur with moisture loss, and Hydra-Therapy Bath & Shower Gel, which creates a lathery foam, energizing the skin and body so you can “Love Happy.”
Price: $75, Available at ErnoLaszlo.com and Saks