From skincare to makeup to haircare, and more, these are the beauty essentials we’re loving that are perfect for getting glammed up to celebrate the day of love!
Celebrate the day of love and treat yourself to these must-have beauty products and self-care essentials designed to have you looking and feeling your best this Valentine’s Day, and beyond. Check out our round-up below featuring the latest beauty finds you won’t be able to get enough, and why you need to add them into your upcoming Valentine’s Day glam session or self-care routine!
Price: $32 CAD / $27 USD
Add a pop of colour and a hint of glam to your Valentine’s Day makeup look, with the perfect lipstick from Cheekbone Beauty! Haki (HA-KEE) is a clean, vegan, vibrant pink lipstick that covers your lips with a creamy, velvet colour and is super long-lasting. The name Haki (HA-KEE) is derived from one of the 7,000 Indigenous languages meaning earth or land, and this lipstick features a beautiful satin finish, which you can comfortably build-up for a bolder look. The product’s packaging is also made of biodegradable vegetable ink and other natural, sustainably sourced ingredients, all the while using 85% less plastic than a traditional lipstick tube. As well, each lipstick is handcrafted using rich and nourishing ingredients such as shea butter for comfortable all-day wear so you can rock this shade all Valentine’s Day long!
If you’re looking to transform your mane just in time for Valentine’s Day, Torreh’s vegan trio of revolutionary products is ready to work wonders! The Magic Drops will help soften strands, while Magic Tx infuses your scalp with nourishing treatments. For the finishing touch, the sandalwood Magic Comb gently detangles while working product throughout your mane! Say hello to your new favourite haircare trio!
Valentine’s Day is meant for lovers- and loungers. The All You Are Robe is designed for women to be all they are, comfort and all, in which the All You Are is the perfect Valentine’s Day self-care wardrobe essential. The Toronto-based lifestyle brand was founded by Kena Paranjape, who is a seasoned retail industry veteran and entrepreneur, and designed this robe to perfectly adapt to the cozy but busy woman.
The robe isn’t boxy and has the perfect sleeve length with practical features, including pockets and a built-in waist tie. All You Are also donates 1% of all revenue to International Justice Mission Canada, an organization dedicated to protecting children from abuse and forced labour around the world.
Complete your fun and flirty makeup look with the perfect pink pout, thanks to local brand 1day beauty, and its best-selling Lip Dew in shade, Tulip. Lip Dew is the perfect Valentine’s Day glam essential because it’s ultra-hydrating and plumping. Apply it lightly to add a sheer hint of colour to the lips or layer it up for a high-impact look- it’s totally up to you!
Price: $185 for 60 minutes
What better way to treat yourself than with a full body scrub massage, courtesy of Majesty’s Pleasure? This is the ultimate self-care indulgence because you can unwind with a relaxing scrub followed by a detoxifying body massage designed to help firm and tone.
Shop small and support local this Valentine’s Day by showing your skin some love with this organic cleanser from Nu Beauty. This is a skincare must-have that is thoughtfully formulated with cucumber, kojic, and vitamin E to promote healthier, brighter-looking skin. This is the perfect self-care essential to incorporate into your routine because it helps nourish and prep the skin for your glam session!
Nothing says self-care more than a relaxing bath at home, and this is the perfect addition to your Valentine’s Day beauty prep routine. The soothing mix of vanilla and lavender scents work together to encourage tranquility and create a calming bath. Self-care = self-love, so be sure to treat yourself this Valentine’s Day with this body care staple!
Complete your self-care pamper session this Valentine’s Day with one of Mala the Brand’s beloved Canadian-made candles. This one is labelled Spa Day and is formulated to transport you to the spa. Created with a relaxing blend of fresh lemongrass, musk, and jasmine, this is a must-have for when you need to treat yourself to a little downtime.
Don’t forget to prep for the day of love with these self-care must-haves and perfect your Valentine’s Day glam with all of the above beauty essentials. Happy Valentine’s Day!
Published by HOLR Magazine.