It’s Valentine’s Day tomorrow – so here are some love-themed beauty buys – buy for your gal, buy for yourself, buy for your mum, your gran, whoever! Use this Hallmark holiday to spread the love to whoever you want it, with an unexpected treat. How much would that brighten someone’s day?
KIKO Milano always has a cute Valentine’s collection and this year is no exception. The Lip Me Lots collection is very cute. Love hearts are key – there’s love-heart shaped lipstick bullets, love heart baked highlighters and blushes, and love heart adorned makeup pouches. Oh, and a black eyeliner with a love heart stamp at one end. There’s also a Lip Enhancer, which changes colour according to your pH. and a cute heart shaded Kabuki brush. It’s all available now until stocks last, with prices from £6.90, at kikocosmetics.com
Guerlain’s online-exclusive KissKiss LoveLove lipstick (£28) with its heart-shaped bullet is a perfect Valentine’s treat. It comes in six shades, from orange red, to brown, through pinks, and comes in the cutest pink case.
Miss Dior’s Roller Pearls are a gorgeous way to put on a bit of fragrance, and so perfectly vintage as well. There are two scents to choose from – Absolutely Blooming and Blooming Bouquet, and they are £33 each.
Charlotte Tilbury’s The Queen lipstick is a massive seller – and now she has added two more to her Royal Collection – Legendary Queen and The Duchess. All three come in this lovely At Your Lip Service set (£65) or can be bought individually for £28 each. The Queen and Legendary Queen are Matte Revolution lipsticks, and The Duchess is a K.I.S.S.I.N.G lipstick.
Jo Malone London’s Red Roses is a classic Valentine’s Day fragrance – it doesn’t need much explaining. It comes in 100ml for £90. And Tom Ford’s Jasmin Rouge – an oldie but a goodie – comes in a bright red glass bottle and is a delightful jasmine scent. £158, Harvey Nichols.
Crystal Clear Quartz Crystal Bath & Massage Oil is infused with a powerful Clear Quartz that releases its vibrational energy from the moment you start to use them. Known as The Master Healer, the crystal works by lifting your mood and calming your senses to give emotional, physical and spiritual wellbeing.
Choose from Happiness, Hope or Energise. We like Happiness Bath & Massage Oil which is a comforting blend of uplifting sweet orange, balancing geranium and relaxing sandalwood, and Energise Bath & Massage Oil, a detoxifying blend of stimulating juniper, cleansing patchouli and balancing clary sage for Valentine’s Day. £37 each from quartzspa.co.uk
Too Faced’s Love Light Highlighting Powders, £27, Debenhams are beautifully heart shaped. Using an exclusive liquid-to-powder freeze dry process, Love Light takes the best of powder, liquid, baked and cream formulas to create unparalleled colour payoff for a pearl radiance and silky smooth texture. It comes in three shades – Ray of Light, You Light Up My Life, and Blinded By The Light.