Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to really embrace a pretty in pink theme, so compliment your eye color with Osmosis Water Colors in Pink Champagne ($20, www.osmosisskincare.com), an enchanting shimmer shade that goes with any eye color.
Is your look not complete without a mani? Try Deborah Lippmann Gel Lab Pro Color in Love Lies ($20, www.deborahlippmann.com), a full coverage rosy pink creme that is applied like a normal polish, but offers the long lasting benefits of gels.
Like to get a jumpstart on your routine the day before? O’o Hawaii brilliant feather ($98, www.oohawaii.com), a beauty balm – which can be utilized overnight or at the start of the day, is a must. The formula’s superfood blend addresses aging, hydration, and other concerns.
Before you start your beauty regime, prep with Bliss Mint Chip Mania™ ($12.99, www.target.com), available at Target, a whipped mask that contains both aloe vera and soft shea butter “chocolate chip” pieces for endless moisture with an irresistible scent that might just leave you craving mint chocolate chip ice cream.
essence I love extreme curl & volume mascara ($4.99, essencemakeup.com) offers some serious eye enhancement. The large spiral brush allows you to get just the right volume and curl – so you don’t have to choose.
If you plan on going bold with your pout, prep is a must. The Aniise Sugar Lip Scrub ($24, aniise.com) is an exfoliating and conditioning balm that can be layered or worn by itself for sheer coverage.
You can’t go wrong with a classic red, and Kilian Le Rouge Parfum Lipstick Matte in Prohibited Matte ($55, www.bykilian.com) is just that – but the gorgeous shade also uniquely boasts a scented by Kilian. Apply the long-wearing formula, which lasts up to 10 hours, and you’ll be set through the evening.
If you’re more into a bold eye, Joah Beauty I’m So Fly Ink Pen Eyeliner ($8.50, www.joahbeauty.com), available at CVS, can bring the drama or offer a subtle look. The pen style felt tip is super easy to use, even for those that don’t have the steadiest hands.
When you hit that afternoon slump, reach for the Dixie Botanicals Kicks Chocolate ($49.99, ww.dixiebotanicals.com), which contains 100 mg of caffeine, as well as CBD and B vitamins. Each container comes with 30 of the tasty bite-sized chocolate chews, so you can skip the coffee for an entire month and it won’t leave you jittery like some caffeinated products can.
If your skin drinks up anything you apply with no signs of moisture in sight, start with Phyto-C HYPER Hydrate ($55, www.phyto-c.com), which boasts three, that’s right three, weights of hyaluronic acid, a winter and dry skin savior.
Do you really layer on your mascara? Make getting it off a breeze with Physicians Formula Coconut Milk Eye Makeup Remover ($5.95, www.physiciansformula.com), a creamy Coconut Milk-infused formula that breaks down even waterproof mascara.
As you’re moisturizing your skin, address thirsty locks with Evolis Reverse Mask + Detangler Combo ($40, www.evolisproducts.com). Apply to washed, towel dried hair, let it soak in and do its thing for at least 10 minutes and then rinse – or leave on overnight for major results.
If you’re more of a pink pout girl, Gabriel Lipstick in Wild Orchid ($17.60, gabrielcosmeticsinc.com) – a Pink Rose/Gold Frost – won’t disappoint. The long lasting, nourishing formula offers a subtle pop of color that’s perfect for date night.
A seaside vacation not in the books? The next best thing is the tropical experience that the new Nest Fragrance Ocean Mist & Coconut Water Body Lotion (www.nestfragrances.com) provides. And, not only does it smell divine, the lightweight and fast-absorbing lotion also majorly boosts hydration. The Ocean Mist & Coconut Water collection also features a Body Mist, Body Wash, Hand Cream, Lip Balm SPF 15, Fragranced Body Wipes, and Water-Activated Foaming Cleansing Towelettes.
Looking to get your glow back? Turn to the Control Corrective C Defense Serum with Poly-Pore® Technology ($85, controlcorrective.com). The super potent formula not only brightens, but is also moisturizes, as it contains the amazing Hyaluronic Acid.
Does the winter weather have you wishing for a good hair day miracle? The Teadora Brazilian Radiance Miracle Shampoo & Conditioner Set from Soma Natural ($28, somanaturals.com) has you covered. The superfruit powered duo provides seriously nourishment, leaving locks super shiny, soft, and date ready.
Have a big workout planned before? Don’t let soreness set in by applying HempMeds CBD Oil Ointment – Active Relief Roll-on ($39, hempmedspx.com) to any spots that need a little The roll-on will alleviate achiness nearly right away.