It's A Pinky Valentine's Day!9:14 AM
Hello my beauties and Happy Valentine's Day!!! Just because it is actually Vday, doesn't mean that the day to give gifts ends here. I am sure there will still be some of you looking to pick out something for that someone special in your life. So without further delay, here are some of my choices for amazing gifts!!!
For a romantic night at home, draw up a warm bubble bath with one of their exotic body washes like the Coco & Sandalwood Body Wash. This body wash is the perfect gift to let that special someone relax, close their eyes and head to the islands.
Molton Brown Coco & Sandalwood Body Wash
London via The Philippines:
The milky white of freshly cut coconut. Honey dripped from spoon to lip. Gandang drum heard along the shore.
The way we blend it: A body wash with coconut fruit extract (to help energize the skin) and warming sandalwood.
Why you’ll love it: Close your eyes and head to the islands with this soft and subtle body wash – perfect for drifting away during your evening shower or bath.
Thymes’s Lavender Bath Salts Envelope:
Tammy Fender’s Bulgarian Lavender Body Oil
Prepare for your Valentine’s Day date this year with the best of both worlds, a kiss of color and care with Burt’s Bees Lip Shimmers, Lip Shines, and Tinted Lip Balms. Infused with moisturizing Shea Butter and botanical waxes, these 100% natural must-haves pack a pop of color and surge of hydration all in one!BURT’S BEES TINTED LIP BALMS
AVAILABLE SHADES: Honeysuckle, Caramel Daisy, Blush Orchid, Petunia, Rose, Pink Blossom, Hibiscus, Red Dahlia, and Sweet Violet.
BURT’S BEES LIP SHINES
AVAILABLE SHADES: Blush, Flutter, Whisper, Wink, Pucker, Smooch
BURT’S BEES LIP SHIMMERS
AVAILABLE SHADES: Cocoa (NEW!), Champagne, Peony, Caramel, Apricot (NEW!), Grapefruit (NEW!), Strawberry, Guava, Watermelon, Rhubarb, Cherry, Raisin, Fig, Plum
Love Locket Bath Bomb ($12.95): Full of surprises, simply “unlock” the yellow center to reveal the secret hidden within. The outside of the locket is full of paper hearts that will float on the surface of the water, and the hidden heart inside will create a spectacular bath time display to make hearts a flutter.
Prince Charming shower gel ($9.95-29.95): A shower gel made for princesses or anyone who needs a Prince Charming in their life! With a marshmallow root and Fair Trade vanilla base along with almond oil to moisturize and refreshing fresh pomegranate juice.
Tender Is The Night massage bar ($10.95): This sensual and sexy massage bar is here to stay as an all year round product, with a blend of softening shea butter and murumuru butter. Tenderly melt this bar on to the skin, and be seduced by its intoxicating blend of jasmine, ylang ylang and vanilla.
The Kiss lip tint ($9.25): A delightfully whipped up mixture of moisturizing butters such as Fair Trade shea and cupuaçu with a very tasty organic agave syrup. This tint easily smoothes onto lips leaving a high shine finish, boosted by PET-free sparkles. Organic mandarin and almond essential oils create an uplifting fragrance, and guarana seed powder, a natural lip plumper to make your pout simply irresistible.
Toucan Love Gift ($16.95): This is a gift with two products to share and enjoy with a loved one. Its vibrant paper was inspired by the 1980’s film Cocktail, and Tom Cruise’s gorgeous Hawaiian shirts. Contents: Neon Love soap, Close To You massage bar
Neon Love Gift ($39.95): Neon Love showcases a host of luxurious finds to be enjoyed and shared, including Neon Love soap in an extra special heart-shaped mold; Red Fun to inspire the gift recipient to leave messages for their loved one in the bath or shower. Also included are Turkish Delight shower smoothie and From Dusk ‘Til Dawn massage bar for romantic antics during and after showering and Bubblegum lip scrub.
JOSIE MARAN ARGAN “LOVE YOUR LIPS” HYDRATING LIPSTICK
A rich color core lipstick wrapped in a layer of hydrating Argan Oil. Inside is a high-pigment inner core that saturates lips in vivid color. Outside, a clear outer layer drenches lips with shine and hydration. The result is easy-to-apply, buildable, medium-coverage lip color that leaves lips soft, lustrous, healthy, and kissable.
Where to buy: www.josiemarancosmetics.com, Sephora, Sephora.com, QVC
JOSIE MARAN PURE ARGAN MILK
All the skin-saving benefits of Josie Maran’s 100% organic Argan Oil in an ultra-absorbent, micro-droplet format. Oil and water: the building blocks of healthy skin famously get along like, well, oil and water. To deliver the hydrating and skin-plumping benefits of water with the nutrients and skin cell protection of pure Argan Oil, Josie Maran has developed a propriety blend of both essentials. The innovative Pure Argan Milk Intensive Hydrating Treatment features the cleanest, purest water with Argan Oil micro-droplets that work deep within the skin to deliver anti-aging benefits at a cellular level.
Launch Date: January 2014 (embargoed until January 1st)
Where to buy: Sephora and sephora.com
JOHN FRIEDA STYLING TOOLS BY CONAIR: SALON SHAPE HOT AIR BRUSH
Bring the ultimate salon blow-out experience home with you! Dry and style your hair in just one step with this multi-tasking hot air brush, newly redesigned with a sleeker, 1” ceramic titanium-coated barrel. The third generation Salon Shape brush uses revolutionary anti-frizz conditioning, which adds moisture to hair follicles, and ionic technology that produces 50% more ions than other heat tools, to deliver lustrous, voluminous curls and waves that shine more brilliantly than ever.
Where to buy: Available at drug, mass and food retailers
JOHN FRIEDA STYLING TOOLS BY CONAIR FRIZZ EASE HAIR SETTER
The ideal finishing tool. Featuring five 2-inch titanium ceramic-coated jumbo rollers, this professional grade hair setter creates silky waves for a full-bodied look. The innovative design uses a true ionic generator to safely distribute heat, so hair stays shiny and frizz free. The generously-sized 2” jumbo rollers are easy to use and have a built-in extreme heat feature to heat up instantly, giving you perfectly smooth, voluminous waves in a flash.
Where to buy: Available at drug, mass and food retailers
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Fragrances for him or her that are must haves:
For the coffee Lover:
Get CheekyNothing says irresistible like a provocative rosy glow. Apply Korres Cheek Butter in Philia Rose ($25, Sephora) on to the apples of your cheeks for a radiant and hydrating flush of long-lasting color to your complexion. Bonus: Natural Shea Butter restores skin’s suppleness and increases moisture while guava extract, rich in Vitamin C, provides antioxidant benefits.
Pucker UpPlump up your pout with Soap & Glory’s Sexy Mother Pucker Lip Gloss ($16, Sephora.com). A single slick can fool your lips into looking and feeling fuller. Sexy Mother Pucker activates on contact. It’s likely you’ll notice a bit of a buzz (and likely, create one).
Transform dull lashes into borderline falsies with Rimmel London Lash Accelerator Endless Mascara ($8.99, drugstores nationwide). The unique molded plastic brush grabs every lash for complete definition, separation, and absolutely no clumps.
Get Gorgeous, Lustworthy LocksHave some fun with your date night look with KMS California HAIRPLAY playable texture ($19.99, salons nationwide). It lets you build texture on the go and re-work your style when you want – without the sticky finish. The more you spray into your hair, the more texture you add. Just use your fingers, brush, or hot tools to re-work any style any time.
Lather for Silky, Smooth SkinPrep for an intimate night out with Skin & Co. Truffle Therapy Body Milk ($35, Henri Bendel, Fred Segal, skinandcoroma.com). Created to nourish dry skin, this decadent moisturizer is rich in antioxidants, vitamins and essential amino acids.
No matter what you decide, gift cards are always amazing and practical as well:
So these are just a few items apart from all the countless and amazing products available. Don't worry about last minute shopping, if all else fails.... It's all about the Smooches!!! Happy Valentine's Day my loves....