Whether you’re planning a romantic night out, or a sexy night in, or a boozy Galentine’s Day “50 Shades of Grey” screening, consider these these Cupid-approved beauty essentials for this upcoming Valentine’s Day. (And don’t forget our V-Day Beauty Emergency Survival Guide, in case your best laid beauty plans go awry!)
1The Organic Pharmacy Glamour Food Body Lotion, $27
Just as the name suggest, this is body lotion is good enough to eat! What better way to initiate some foreplay with your boo than a body lotion containing dark chocolate, blueberries, and pomegranates? Not only is it packed with antioxidants and other natural, food grade ingredients for smooth, silky skin, but it smells amazing.
2LONDONTOWN’s Lakur Nail Polish in Bespoked, $16
Do your nails need a Valentine’s Day mani? Try this vegan, gluten-free, “five-free” pretty pink polish. LONDONTOWN polishes are infused with with flower oils such as evening primrose and Rapeseed to prevent nails from splitting and breaking. It’s perfect for for the dry winter months.
3Rimmel London Provocalips 16HR Kissproof Lip Color, $7
There’s nothing romantic about smudged lipstick! Kiss-proof your pout with this two-step lip color: apply the brightly colored end to your lips, followed by a swipe of the glossy topcoat on the other end.
4Demeter First Love Fragrance, $20
This light, floral fragrance is perfectly reminiscent of everyone’s first love. A combination of lemon zest, jasmine, honeysuckle, water lotus and white rose, this scent is perfect for date night!
5Jurlique Rose Love Balm, $8
Soften your lips with Jurlique Rose Love Balm. Infused with the natural scent of rose, this natural salve will hydrate and protect your pucker so all of your kisses on February 14 will be silky smooth.
6Breakups to Makeup Bestie Bundle, $10
Going through a breakup? Show your friends some love this Valentine’s Day with Breakups to Makeup Bestie Bundle. The snarky compact will not only help you keep your makeup in place, but will also keep your spirits up with the witty text sprawled on its’ front.
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