With less than a week until Valentine’s Day, time is running out. Some people work a straight 60-hour week, manage the school runs, keep houses in perfect condition, and still look good. Then there’s the rest of us.
Fear not. The following beauty essentials ensure you achieve the uttermost gorgeousness in minimal time. So read on, bag these date night prep must-haves, and you will be ready, set and glam so fast it puts Superman’s dressing abilities into question.
1. Bewitch Your Valentine With Lilly Lashes, Lite Faux Mink In Luxe, £19.95, www.falseeyelashes.co.uk
Still mesmerised by Kacey Musgraves’ glamorous makeup at the Grammy Awards? Fancy recreating the look? We can help: Kacey’s makeup artist completed Kacey’s smokey eyes with Lilly Lashes Lite Faux Mink Lashes in Diamonds – and she looked A-MAZING!
This Valentine’s Day, jazz up the evening by wearing the prettiest, softest lashes with double-stacked seduction. Bag yourself a pair for just £19.95. Also, you can reuse these little gems 15 times (making them far more cost-effective than the £5 one-use buys).
Lilly Lashes is for you if you’re looking for something more subtle that enhances your natural look. We tried their Lite Faux Mink in Luxe and now consider them a daily beauty essential. These gorgeous lashes look totally natural, yet take your makeup look to next level irresistible! Love, love, love!
2. Flawless Valentine’s Day Makeup: BPerfect x Ekin-Su Radiant Glow Skin Perfector, £16.95, www.bperfectcosmetics.com
All good things need a foundation. Make sure your makeup love is set to stay flawless. BPerfect x Ekin-Su’s Radiant Glow Skin Perfector achieves a princess-like complexion for hours. No need to reapply cosmetics or run for the hills at the stroke of midnight. Consider this makeup product as your actual fairy Godmother! Yes, it’s that good.
This multitasking makeup icon offers skin-loving TLC whilst taking the top spot as your #1 primer, foundation, and highlighter. Available in six shades. Read our full review here.
3. Get Ready To Embrace The Best Locks Of Your Life: Shark FlexStyle Air Styler & Hair Dryer System With 5 Attachments, £299.99, www.sharkclean.co.uk
Your hair is your crown; as such, there’s no point in getting your clothes and face sorted and then neglecting your locks. Think of Shark as your haircare superhero. The FlexStyle quickly and effortlessly transforms hair into locks nothing short of a sensation. No hairstyle or hair type is a problem for this multitasking champion. Having tested most hair stylers, the FlexStyle stands ‘head and shoulders’ (sorry) above the rest. For more information on the FlexStyle, check out our full review here.
4. Organic Lotion Bars Trio Set, £23.85, www.goallnatural.co.uk
We tend to neglect our skin during winter in favour of staying warm. Consequently, a bad appearance and uneven tone threaten to resurface and ruin your life (a bit like the ex). Get rid of dry, undernourished skin quickly, and replace it with hydrated, protected luminosity. Go All Natural’s Organic Lotion Bars combine intensely moisturising butters and essential oils to create the silkiest, softest skin. All that’s left is for your date to go ahead and start falling madly in love.
Get ready with one of these lotion bars, and you will impress your awaiting valentine on your night of romance. Did you know these bars double up as great massage products too? You’re welcome.