Treat Yo’ Self On Valentine’s Day With These Glorious Beauty Gifts
Written by: Yeu-Gynn Yeung
Let’s be honest, even if we have partners, they’re not always 100% sure about what we want as gifts for special occasions. Why shouldn’t Valentine’s Day, a.k.a. the universal day of love, be about loving yourself?
Here’s a list of the best Valentine’s Day beauty gifts for yourself, because there’s no better present than the gift of beauty and ultimately, self-love. Move over, flowers and chocolates! We promise you that these gift ideas are more than just typical Valentine’s Day presents. Some of them are probably already in your wishlist! Whether you’re single, dating, or married, you deserve to treat yo’ self with these glorious beauty gifts.
1) Orgasm Blush | NARS
You can never have too many orgasms. In this case, it’s true. If this cult favourite blush doesn’t have a place in your makeup bag yet, you’re seriously missing out. Give in to that FOMO and get your perfectly manicured hands on this soft, coral pink blush. This blush didn’t earn it’s cult fave status for nothing. It gives the wearer a flushed, glowing look that’s suitable for most skin tones, like you’ve been basking in the sun… or frisking around in bed. Trust us on this one – you’ll get compliments from your date, your besties, and your mom!
Shop: Orgasm Blush
Price: RM 123
2) Fragrance Diffuser | Compagnie De Provence
Give yourself the gift of calmness and clarity with this artisan fragrance diffuser by Compagnie De Provence. Allow this diffuser to transform your home into a paradise of three wonderful scents – rose bay, white musk and green verbena – a fragrance made with herbs and notes of fresh lemon. These scents come in a classic glass bottle, so you’re in for a taste of luxury! If you’re spending Valentine’s Day Netflixing and chilling at home, this is the sweetly scented treat is the one for you.
Shop: Fragrance Diffuser
Price: RM 216
3) Chocolate Bar Eyeshadow Palette | Too Faced
Chocolates are such a delicious treat – but they’re even better in the form of an eyeshadow palette, don’t you think? Bronze up this Valentine’s Day with Too Faced’s highly coveted Chocolate Bar palette. It smells just like chocolates when you open it, which can be explained by the fact that it’s infused with the aroma of rich cocoa. Apparently, these mattes, satins and shimmers are made with real cocoa. Antioxidant eyeshadows, anyone? Don’t be fooled by it’s neutral tones – this palette can take you from AM to glam in just a couple of minutes. If your Valentine’s date doesn’t compliment you on your shimmery eyelids though, you’ll know he’s not the one (oops!).
Shop: Chocolate Bar Eyeshadow Palette
Price: RM 187
4) Bombee Rose Gold Honey Sheet Mask | Papa Recipe
Spoil yourself silly on the 14th of February with this luxurious Valentine’s Day gift. Make yourself glow ever so beautifully, just in time for your date. The Bombee Rose Gold Honey sheet mask from Papa Recipe is enriched with the magic of propolis extract, which is known to gently treat wounds. Plus, the mask has an added element of 24K gold and rosewater essence to increase your skin’s moisture. Soak in the richness of this mask the night before your date and you’ll wake up glowing like a goddess!
Shop: Bombee Rose Gold Honey Sheet Mask
Price: RM 15.90/ piece
5) Flower Jelly Lipstick | Kailijumei
If you’ve kept this flower jelly lipstick on your makeup wishlist, just waiting for when it’s the right time to buy it, now’s the time to treat yourself. This flower jelly lipstick reminds us so much of the enchanted rose from Beauty and the Beast. A flower is nestled within a clear, jelly-like bullet, adorned with gold flecks. Plus, the lipstick transforms into a soothing pink shade that complements your skin tone once it’s applied – it’s kind of magical! Click “add to cart” and surprise yourself with the gift of an enchanted lipstick this Valentine’s Day.
Shop: Flower Jelly Lipstick
Price: from RM 75
6) Bath Bomb | Wunderbath
When you need some time to relax, a warm bath is always the right answer. Level up your bath game when you order a bath bomb from Wunderbath, a Malaysian company that designs and supplies handmade bath cosmetics. Watch the bath bomb of your choice dissolve in a swirl of vibrant colours and be enraptured in the magic of a luxurious bath. It’s not just good for the ‘gram – these bath bombs are enriched with essential oils to moisturize your skin. Spend some “me-time” this Valentine’s Day soaking in a vivid, beautiful bath.
Shop: Bath Bomb
Price: From RM 18
7) The Skincare Set | Glossier
The gift of beauty is one that keeps giving. After all, you’ll dazzle everyone else with the beautiful gift of you. If you’re not a fan of complicated skincare routines, this trio is the perfect gift for you. The Skincare Set from Glossier comes with the Milk Jelly Cleanser to remove impurities, the Priming Moisturizer to hydrate your skin and minimize redness, and the Balm Dotcom to carefully salve dry patches of skin. Get happy, moisturized skin in just three easy steps with this popular skincare set.
Shop: The Skincare Set
Price: RM 165
How are you going to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Let us know which gift you’d get for yourself in the comments below!