In case you are in the mood for gifting your loved ones or you need good excuse to show some self love and treat yourself to some high quality beauty products these are my picks.
Rubis tweezers Universal Elegance
High-quality cosmetic tweezers made of rustproof stainless steel in an elegant perforated design with fine straight tips. Taking eyebrows tweezing to another level with Rubis luxury tweezers that are simply the best that a pair of tweezers can be. Thought trough to the last detail, highest quality materials, timeless design… made by hand and designed by a woman! If you thought there is no luxury in eyebrow tweezing you were wrong.
$45.73 at https://www.rubis.ch/us-en/cosmetic-tweezers/pinzette-universal-elegance.html
Jo Malone Red Roses
The essence of modern romance. Inspired by a voluptuous blend of seven of the world’s most exquisite roses. With crushed violet leaves and a hint of lemon, it unfolds like a bouquet of freshly cut flowers. Clear and romantic.
The most beautiful, young, playful fresh rose fragrance out there. Perfect for those who do not like typical rose scents.
130$ for 3.4oz/100ml at jomalone.com
Kérastase Elixir Ultime Bi-Phase Spray Oil
Create the perfect shine and sparkle this Valentine’s Day with Kérastase’s Elixir Ultime Bi-Phase Spray Oil. Intra-Cylane™ Technology, provides the power to expand hair’s thickness, amplifying the diameter of each individual hair strand, combined with the carrier oils in the Oleo-Complexe Technology providing ultimate shine and softness. The spray functionality helps to facilitate application and diffusion throughout the hair. After use, hair is left feeling lightweight and voluminous with enhanced body and opulent shine. Contains:
• Maize Oil: Delivers emollient and anti-oxidant active ingredients for ultimate shine
• Pracaxi Oil: Brings shine, nourishment and deep conditioning to the hair
• Camellia Oil: Helps smooth the hair fiber, resulting in incredible shine
• Argan Oil: Helps restore strength to the hair and protects it from external aggressors
Price: $58, Available at Kerastase-USA.com and Kérastase Salons
Maison Francis Kurkdjian Feminin pluriel
The quest for an eternal feminine, recognizable quality of major classics, inspired the creation of féminin Pluriel, a grand floral bouquet. A beautiful creation composed of a multitude of facets, designed to evolve with freedom andsensuality, unbound from fleeting fashions.
Timeless beauty of this fragrance makes it perfect if you are looking for soft, wearable, extremely feminine scent. I will be wearing mine during spring time. It reminds me of wearing the perfect white silk shirt.
http://www.franciskurkdjian.com/feminin-pluriel-en.html available at Neiman Marcus for 205$ 2.4 oz
Maison Francis Kurkdjian Aqua celestia
Aqua Celestia forms a seamless bond between the blue of the sky and the blue of the sea, forging a path toward absolute serenity. A heavenly freshness tinted with lime, cool mint and blackcurrant, softened by the generous fullness of mimosa blossoms from Provence. A celestial, musk-scented escape.
The latest release from the house of MFK breaks gender barrier and would make the perfect gift both for her and him.
http://www.franciskurkdjian.com/aqua-celestia-inspiration-en.html available at Neiman Marcus for 205$ 2.4 oz
Clarisonic Alpha Fit
Introducing Alpha Fit – Clarisonic’s first device engineered specifically to clean men’s tougher skin. Patented sonic technology cleanses away oil, sweat and grime for healthier feeling, more energized skin — whether you’re ready for a smoother, closer shave or a beard that looks and feel its best. The device features two simple settings to energize men’s skin:
1. Clean-Shaven – daily cleansing for clean-shaven faces to prep skin for a closer, smoother shave
2. Bearded or Power Cleaning – to deep clean for a more comfortable beard or for more cleansing power post-workout
After four weeks of use, 100% of men felt their skin was cleaner, more comfortable, and smoother, and over 90% of men experienced less shaving nicks, razor bumps, and a closer shave. After only two weeks of use, over 90% of men felt their skin was energized, revived and hydrated, and men with beards felt a cleaner, softer and more comfortable beard. A brand new, compact and waterproof design fits in the palm of your hand and is easily portable for gym, travel and on-the-go cleansing. The Alpha Fit kit includes a Men’s Daily Cleanse Brush Head, specifically designed for more resilient skin to provide an invigorating sonic cleanse for bearded or clean-shaven men.
Price: $219, Available at Clarisonic.com
The Body Shop Maca Root Rescue Kit
Looking for the perfect gift for him? Treat him to cared-for, hydrated skin this Valentine’s Day with this maca root duo. This set includes Maca Root Balancing Face Protector and Maca Root Eye Rescue Serum, which are both lightweight and non-greasy.
Price: $29, Available at The Body Shop stores nationwide and Thebodyshop-usa.com
OPI Infinite Shine ProStay
OPI launches a new Infinite Shine Primer and Gloss featuring exclusive ProStay technology, providing up to 11 days of gel-like wear and shine. Offering one more full day of manicure wear, Infinite Shine ProStay utilizes a three-step system featuring a base coat, color and top coat that’s engineered to deliver pristine results with easy, soak-free removal. In addition to the new Primer and Gloss, Infinite Shine ProStay adds 30 new additional iconic shades to the line, bringing the total to 60 classic hues in the long-wear lacquer formula.
Price: $12.50 each, Available at Ulta.com STAY TUNED FOR THE FULL REVIEW!
L’occitane always offers beautiful gitft sets and this Valentine’s day L’Occitane has partnered with celebrated French illustrator Soledad Bravi to design five limited edition gift sets inspired by the season of love. Featuring her romantic, signature girlish style, these sets will warm hearts everywhere. And these are amazing value for only 25$ !
Available January 27th, 2017 at L’OCCITANE boutiques nationwide and online at usa.loccitane.com
L’occitan Men’s Grooming Collection ($25): Satisfy your man’s grooming needs with this deluxe dopp kit filled with shaving and body care necessities – a great find for him. Includes L’occitane Shower Gel, After Shave Balm, Shaving Gel.
Almond Collection ($25): Indulge and pamper with the delicious, mouthwatering scents and luxurious textures of our Almond collection, made with sustainably-sourced almond from the South of France. Includes Almond Shower Oil, Almond Delicious Soap, and Almond Milk Concentrate.
Cherry Blossom Collection ($25): Tell a friend how lovely she is with the femininity of cherry blossom. Captured in a soft floral scent, this set is the perfect bathroom accessory for any woman. Includes Cherry Blossom Body Milk, Cherry Blossom Shower Gel, Cherry Blossom Hand Cream and Bonne Mere Rose Soap
If you need to choose a gift for someone who is picky or simply doesn’t like to commit to only one fragrance and likes to try out new ones often Scentbird is amazing luxury fragrance subscription service that sends you a 30-day supply of a designer fragrance of your choice for $14.95/month. They offer variety of chic cases that are perfect to throw into the purse or even better than with you when you travel. They offer over 450 different designer and niche fragrances.