Whether you plan on giving a romantic gift or getting dolled up for date night (or girls’ night out), there’s a sultry and sexy product for you to enjoy in the days leading up to Valentine’s Day as well as on the big night itself.
From scented bath & body products to lip care must-haves, and fragrances for him and her, we’ve collected the most romantic Valentine’s Day must-haves that are sure to make this holiday memorable.
PAMPER YOUR PUCKER
Couvent des Minimes Smile Lip Balm - $11 at Lecouventdesminimes.com
Keep your pout nourished and kissable for Valentine’s Day with Le Couvent des Minimes Smile Lip Balm. These softening, nourishing balms come in deliciously scented Pear, Orange Blossom, and Mint flavors. With natural ingredients such as rich and deeply moisturizing Shea Butter, protective Apricot Seed Oil, and softening Marshmallow Extract, each Smile Lip Balm leaves lips conditioned and irresistible even in the winter.
By Terry Baume de Rose 10 Year Anniversary Edition Set - $109 at Beauty.com
In honor of its 10th anniversary, Terry has designed a new limited edition jar of the classic, Baume de Rose included in a set along with the gloss form. Adorned with silver hearts, this ultra-rich, addictive balm has become a cult classic and must-have favorite of Hollywood stars. In an instant, your lips are smoothed, plumped and protected. With its creamy, rose-scented texture it delivers a shiny yet non-sticky, polished finish.
FLOWER Lip Suede Velvet Lip Chubby - $8 at Walmart.com
From FLOWER – the full cosmetics range co-founded by Drew Barrymore and available exclusively at Walmart. With weightless lip colors in a satin-matte finish, lips are instantly smoothed with lush ingredients like Papaya and Orchid Hydrating Complex. Rich and highly pigmented, the intense color payoff results in a velvet finish every time. What’s more, each Lip Chubby is self-sharpening so you will never be left with a dull tip. Shades: Life’s a Peach, Berry-more, Mauve Over, Coral Floral, Red-dy to Bloom.
L’Oréal Paris Extraordinaire by Colour Riche Liquid Lipcolour - $10 at LorealParisUSA.com
Before heading out to celebrate Valentine's Day with your main man, swipe on a new innovative lip product infused with precious oils that create the perfect pout. The unique formula offers the best benefits of your favorite lip products – a smooth surface, rich color and magnified shine. Available in 16 shades (including classic reds and vibrant pinks), its doe-foot shaped applicator deposits the perfect amount of formula to provide a smooth surface, rich color and high shine for the perfect lip.
LOOK GREAT IN THE NUDE
Urban Decay NAKED Illuminated - $29 at Urbandecay.com
Let’s be real, ladies – all the spells, potions and wishes-upon-stars in the world aren’t going to do you a smidge of good this Valentine’s Day. Want to REALLY get his attention and tempt him into your boudoir? Before you get naked, get NAKED with the newest addition to the hit franchise, NAKED Illuminated. It’s an exquisite baked illuminating powder, perfect for use on the face or the body (especially the décolleté...wink wink.) The magically radiant, never metallic powder is flattering on all skin tones and leaves a light dusting of iridescent shimmer for a luminous look.
SEXIFY YOUR SKIN
Neon Love soap - $8 at Lushusa.com
This soap contains bergamot and rosewood oils to create a rich fragrance, and a blend of fresh figs, passion fruit juice and soya yogurt to nourish and soften skin. Cut a sliver to reveal a “heart” felt surprise inside.
H2O Plus Sea Results Anti-Aging Body Moisture Whip - $28 at H2OPlus.com
Feeling sexy, youthful and carefree this Valentine’s Day can be easy with the Sea Results Anti-Aging Body Moisture Whip. Infused with effervescent notes including pink grapefruit, jasmine and aquatic musk, this air-whipped and soufflé-like lotion will leave a sweet and sensual scent on the skin. Formulated with Velvet Seaweed and Tahitian Pearl plus an Anti-Aging Marine Blend Oil, this whip provides deep hydration and anti-aging benefits while leaving the skin with a bright and youthful glow.
JĀSÖN Energizing Vanilla Hand & Body Lotion - $10 at Jason-PersonalCare.com
Vanilla is long believed to be a natural aphrodisiac. As far back as the 1700s, physicians recommended it to male patients to ensure potency. Luckily, there’s an easier way to turn your man on this Valentine’s Day than rubbing pastries all over your body. This botanically rich lotion with a subtle yet sweet vanilla smell delivers deep, long-lasting hydration, without leaving a greasy residue. Free of Parabens, Sodium Lauryl/Laureth Sulfate, Petrolatum, Artificial Colors, and Phthalates.
Shaveworks Pearl Soufflé Shave Cream - $22 at Anthony.com
Make sure your legs are extra touchable this Valentine’s Day with the Pearl Soufflé Shave Cream from the shaving authorities at Shaveworks. Luxuriate in the lusciously rich shave cream with Capislow to minimize hair growth, Phytic/Glycolic Acid to exfoliate and reduce ingrown hairs, especially in the bikini area, and Mediacalm Complex for superb moisturizing and calming benefits. Scented with a light blend of Lavender, Ginger and Vanilla, Pearl Soufflé leaves skin moisturized, nourished, silky and delicately scented.
TAME YOUR TRESSES
JOHN FRIEDA Frizz Ease Go Curlier Heat-Activated Spray - $10 at Johnfrieda.com
Play up your natural waves for Valentine’s Day with John Frieda’s Frizz Ease Go Curlier Heat-Activated Spray. This first-of-its-kind spray works with the heat of styling tools to create touchable frizz free definition and even more curl for up to 48 hours, so your hair will stay flawless during the big night.