Gifts to Spoil Your Valentine, Galentine and (Of Course) Yourself This February 14
Finding a special gift for the special someone in your life can be tricky — so many options, so little time! Instead of deliberating over what to buy, we’ve created a one stop shop of gift ideas perfect for Valentine’s Day. Given that February 14 is the date to celebrate love in all its forms, these presents most definitely have a love theme about them.
Whether you’re celebrating your lover, your Galentine or yourself (come on — you deserve it!), there’s something for everyone:
FOREO Luna Mini 3
Create spa vibes in the comfort of your own home with the Luna Mini 3 by FOREO ($219). Whether you want to spoil someone special in your life, or you’re wanting to treat yourself to something, this device is a great way to practice self-care and keep your skin healthy and glowing. Using 8000 T-Sonic pulsations per minute, the Luna Mini 3 goes deep in order to remove 99.5% of dirt, oil, sweat and dead skin cells.
Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer
To celebrate Valentine’s Day this year, the team at Dyson has turned the iconic Supersonic Hair Dryer ($549) red. If you’re on the hunt for a hair dryer that is both powerful while also protecting your hair, this one by Dyson is your best bet. Unlike traditional hair dryers, the Dyson Supersonic measures air temperature over 40 per second to regulate temperature control so it’ll never leave your hair feeling crispy. If you purchase before February 17, you’ll also receive a sleek magnetic Dyson designed display stand valued at $99.
Boost Lab Vitamin C Brightening Serum
Radiant skin is easy to achieve with Boost Lab’s Vitamin C Brightening Serum ($29.95) and it makes the perfect gift for the skincare enthusiast in your life. This serum helps to even out skin tone, while also clearing dark spots. If you order between February 8 and 14, you’ll be able to buy one and get one free in addition to free shipping. So good!
Diptyque Valentines Day Limited Edition Baies Candle
To celebrate Diptyque’s 60th anniversary, the brand has created this limited-edition candle in one of the fragrance house’s most iconic scents — the Baies Candle ($107). Translating to “berries”, the scent is a blend of freshly picked blackcurrant berries and blooming roses, making it the perfect V-Day gift.
This Works Sleep Pillow Spray
Sleeplessness is an all too common occurrence for many of us, so help fight this struggle with a pillow spray. Created to soothe the body and mind while promoting a good night’s sleep, the This Works Sleep Plus Pillow Spray ($57) includes a relaxing blend of lavender, wild chamomile and vetiver.
Sisley Paris Le Phyto Rouge
There is something extremely special about a luxury lipstick and this one from Sisley Paris is no exception. Formulated with skincare properties to create a comfortable silky feel on the lips, the Le Phyto Rouge ($70) also makes them feel more supple, softer and more elastic. There’s five shades in the range to choose from including a ruby red and deep berry.
Bastide Lavande In Love Eau De Toilette
A crisp scent that includes notes of frozen lime, earthy French lavender and woodsy notes of clary sage and rosemary, Bastide Lavande In Love Eau De Toilette ($195) is the perfect unisex fragrance for you or your special someone.
Angela Caglia La Vie En Rose Face Roller
Made from rose quartz — which is known for its love energy — this La Vie En Rose Face Roller ($104) helps to revitalise the skin through fluid drainage and circulation while also helping to reduce puffiness and dark circles. Use it in conjunction with skincare products to help them sink in more effectively.
Moroccanoil Original Oil Treatment
The Original Oil Treatment ($63.95) by Moroccanoil is a cult product for a reason. Formulated with antioxidant-rich argan oil, this treatment detangles hair, speeds up drying time and boosts shine. Use as a conditioning, styling and finishing product, your valentine or galentine will love this addition to their routine.
Sunday Riley Come Upstairs Massage Candle
This limited edition Come Upstairs Massage Candle ($104) exudes a scent that includes honey and vanilla as well as sandalwood and linden blossom. Formulated with all-natural wax and a wick made from 100% cotton, this is a special candle for that special someone in your life.
Sand & Sky Heartbreaker Kit
Give the gift of great skin this Valentine’s Day thanks to the Heartbreaker Kit ($198.90) by Sand & Sky. Featuring an Enzyme Powder Polish for exfoliation, the Super Bounce Mask to hydrate and nourish skin, the Dreamy Glow drops to amp up the glow and the Beauty Blending Sponge for a flawless finish, this is everything you (or someone special in your life) needs to achieve glowing skin.
Le Labo Styling Concrete
Keep hair in place with this plant-based Styling Concrete ($48) from Le Labo. Formulated to provide the right amount of hold, this product doesn’t ever look stiff, wet or greasy within the hair. The addition of linseed and jojoba moisturises and nourishes the hair while also encouraging hair growth.
Jurlique Rose Body Oil
This lightweight Rose Body Oil ($88) by Jurlique replenishes and nurtures the skin thanks to the addition of moisturising safflower, macadamia and jojoba oils, which are rich in fatty acids. The subtle rose scent adds to the experience of the oil as does the exclusive packaging inspired by rosa gallica petals.
Minenssey Mine Natural Perfume Oil
A fresh and floral fragrance formulated damask rose, jasmine sambac, pink grapefruit and neroli, this Natural Perfume Oil ($55) is 100% natural so it won’t cause irritation to sensitive skin. According to Minenssey, citrus fruit scents are known to boost the body’s production of serotonin — a hormone that makes you feel happy. This zesty scent is guaranteed to make your loved one feel super special.
Fenty Beauty New Year Glow Lip + Luminizer Set Lunar New Year
This limited-edition Fenty Beauty New Year Glow Lip + Luminizer Set ($85) was created to celebrate Lunar New Year but would also make the perfect V-Day gift for those who are all about glossy, glowy makeup. Get seriously glittery with Fenty Beauty’s Diamond Bomb highlighter, which can be used across your face and body, all the while painting your pout with the Gloss Bomb for the perfect New Year glow.
Lush Rose Argan Massage Bar
Get up close and personal with the one you love with this Rose Argan Massage Bar ($16.95) from Lush. Formulated with ruby cocoa liquor, argan oil and rosewater, this bar is perfect for sensual massage while also hydrating your skin.
Ethique Tip-to-Toe Solid Shampoo & Shaving Bar
For those environmentally conscious loves in your life, consider giving them the gift of a plastic-free shampoo bar. Not only can you wash your hair with this Tip-to-Toe Solid Shampoo & Shaving Bar ($22.99) but it can also be used to shave as well. Made with kaolin clay, cocoa butter and orange, lime and mint oils for a zesty scent, this bar is the equivalent of three bottles of liquid shampoo. By purchasing this one bar, you’ll be preventing three plastic bottles from being made and disposed of.
SkinStitut Quick-Fix Hydrating Mask
Sheet masks are an easy way to give your skin a quick burst of hydration. This four-pack of Quick-Fix Hydrating Masks ($49) from SkinStitut instantly hydrates and revitalises skin thanks to the addition of moisture-boosting actives and antioxidant botanicals.
Palm Beach Collection Posy Candle
Forget giving a bunch of roses this V-Day and opt for something that will last a little longer. Palm Beach Collection’s Posy Candle ($42.95) gives off the scent of a floral bouquet that includes jasmine, lily of the valley and rosewood and has up to 80 hours of burn time.
Penhaligon’s Elisabethan Rose
A playful interpretation of the classic British rose, Penhaligon’s Elisabethan Rose ($289) includes head notes of geranium and aldehydes as well as heart notes of camomile, violet and rose and base notes of musk, amber and sandalwood. If you and your loved one is a fan of rose, this is the way to go.