Self-care is as important as ever, and with Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to practice some self-love. While the holiday is usually reserved for couples, treating yourself is the ultimate way to celebrate the person you know best — you!
From candles to skincare, here are eight products to help you practice self-care this Valentine’s Day.
FaceTory Soothe Me Tea Tree Mask
FaceTory’s Soothe Me Tea Tree Mask is a two-step skincare treatment that calms redness, brightens skin and will leave you feeling fresh and relaxed. Formulated with tea tree and chamomile, the sheet mask not only improves complexions, but it lets your stress fade away as well.
Promising review: Sherita says, “I have to say that I love this sheet mask. I can just wear it and relax with no problems. It doesn’t itch my sensitive skin. It’s honestly perfect.”
Native Atlas OMNIS Universal Oil
Another product to treat yourself to this Valentine’s Day is the OMNIS Universal Oil from Native Atlas. It can be used on the face, hair and body to hydrate skin and melt away stress and tension. The all-over oil can be used day and night to boost your skin and add hydration.
Promising review: Lisa says, “This is the best oil I have bought. The most wonderful scent and it feels good on your body and your hair. I’m addicted to it. Just amazing!”
Philosophy Fresh Cream
Philosophy’s Fresh Cream Shampoo, Shower Gel and Bubble Bath is a multitasking, high quality product that cleanses skin, softens hair and lathers perfectly for a relaxing bubble bath. The 3-in-1 formula has a sweet creamy scent that will leave you feeling refreshed and soothed.
Promising review: Honey says, “I have been using this on and off for about a year, and I love it. It is the cleanest, freshest scent made by any company. It bubbles just beautifully and is great for a shower or a bath.”
Bath and Body Works Eucalyptus Spearmint Candle
The Eucalyptus Spearmint Candle from Bath and Body Works is part of the brand’s Stress Relief line and will help you unwind and relax. The candle is made with eucalyptus and spearmint essential oils to fill the room with a positive aroma that’s perfect for a self-care day.
Promising review: Tabby says, “This scent helps relax and clear my mind. It definitely stands by its name Stress Relief! Light this candle, sit back in the tub, the bed or the couch and breathe deeply!!”
Nécessaire Body Lotion
The Body Lotion from Nécessaire is another product perfect for a day of self-care. The moisturizer is great for most skin types and will leave your skin feeling hydrated and smooth. Not to mention, the nourishing cream is vegan, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.
Promising review: Sophia says, “Seriously the best body lotion ever. I’ve purchased probably 5 bottles of this, and I never grow tired. It’s thick but sinks right in and doesn’t leave my skin feeling sticky or heavy.”
MiniLuxe Nourishing Cuticle Oil
MiniLuxe’s Nourishing Cuticle Oil improves nail health by hydrating, softening and strengthening cuticles. Its refreshing scent of lemon and lavender will leave you feeling nurtured and composed. Plus, it’s vegan and cruelty-free!
Promising review: Megan says, “This cuticle oil has changed my life! I use it every day and my nails have never looked better. I don’t go anywhere without it.”
Ouai Chill Pills Bath Bombs
Another product to add to your self-care routine is Ouai’s Chill Pills Bath Bombs. The moisturizing bombs will not only nourish and cleanse the skin, but they’ll provide a relaxing, calm vibe thanks to the hemp, jojoba and safflower seed oil additives.
Promising review: Jen says, “Love these bath bombs! Super cute in the shape of a pill. They really pack a punch! Soothing, lightly fragrant and very relaxing like a “spa” experience.”
Glossier Soothing Face Mist
Last but not least, Glossier’s Soothing Face Mist is not only great for your skin but for your mind as well. It’s a great pick-me-up for throughout the day that will leave you feeling relaxed, hydrated and at ease. Not to mention, it’s formulated with vegan and cruelty-free ingredients like aloe and rose water.
Promising review: Emily says, “You’ve got to get this rose mist. It’s totally soothing and relaxing and leaves you looking dewy and hydrated. I love misting my face and using a fan to cool and dry. So relaxing.”
Reviews have been edited for length and clarity.
How are you practicing self-care this Valentine’s Day? Let us know below!