Valentine's Day Gift Guide 2023: Show Skin Some Love
Don’t just pamper your loved ones with jewelry or chocolates---pamper their skin with a truly impressive (and useful!) Valentine’s Day skincare gift, a.k.a. the gifts that keep on giving! From luxurious spa-worthy masks to SPF samplers, check out our Valentine’s Day gift guide to find a present your recipient won’t even think about returning. (Pssst, and don’t forget to get something for yourself, too!)
The Glam Friend
If anybody wants a beauty-related Galentine’s Day skincare gift, it’s your friend who loves putting on makeup and going full-out glam!
Before the flicks and lipsticks, your friend needs a radiant, luminous canvas. Give them this absolutely divine set to boost radiance with the ultimate illuminating formulas to brighten and nourish dull skin. The experience starts with peptide-rich MAX™ facial cleanser, a luxe, silky cleanser followed by ILUMA® intense facial illuminator, a clinically proven brightening corrector. This set also features PREVENTION+® daily matte moisturizer SPF 30, our bestselling moisturizer that provides UVA/UVB protection. For big nights out, your friend can treat herself a boost of dewy hydration with a soothing gel sheet mask.
What we call “makeup with skincare benefits,” this lightweight, full-coverage mineral foundation with SPF, antioxidants and conditioning botanicals nourishes skin and leaves an ethereal, natural-looking glow. Pair with the I BEAUTY flawless foundation brush for ultimate contouring, highlighting and flawless blending of I CONCEAL Flawless Foundation SPF 30.
Nobody wants to color dry, flaking lips. For the most luscious party pout, give your friend this ultra-hydrating and smooth formula that not only includes a professional blend of polypeptide complexes and vitamin E, but also utilizes avocado oil for an added boost of all-natural moisturizing benefits. If that wasn’t enough to pamper your lips, it comes in sheer pink coloration to add a romantic blush to lip contours.
The Social Butterfly
For that friend whose calendar is packed, gift the with a glow that stays on as much as they do!
This extraordinary exfoliating and brightening duo helps remove dead skin and clear out pores, which anybody with a busy social life will always benefit from. The intense exfoliating powder gently polishes skin to remove the buildup of dead skin cells and helps to improve and balance your complexion in the process. The second half of this power duo is the brightening serum that helps reduce the appearance of discoloration and blemishes, while working to provide a radiant glow.
This power duo of ultra hydration is a perfect gift for anyone that suffers from dehydrated skin, or dry and cracking lips. Not only will the lip enhancement complex restore noticeable hydration and provide a pleasant plumpness to your lips, but the second part of this duo is the hyaluronic filler which includes a blend of six forms of hyaluronic acid that will help smooth fine lines and restore a youthful and natural look to facial skin.
The Sun Lover
Know someone who’s always poolside, beach-ready, or taking afternoon hikes? Make sure their skin feels as beautiful as they feel when they soak in the rays.
This set features the ILUMA® intense brightening exfoliating cleanser, a luxurious cream-to-foam cleanser that sweeps away impurities and exfoliates in one step to help visibly refine the skin, the ILUMA intense brightening serum, PREVENTION+® daily ultimate protection moisturizer SPF 50 for daytime use, and ILUMA intense brightening crème to veil skin in brightening power during the evening.
This powerful pair includes a total resurfacing masque that revitalizes your skin and helps reduce the appearance of dark spots through micro-exfoliation. The hydrating enzyme mask makes use of vitamin C to not only dissolve dead skin cells, but also works to brighten dull skin and leave it feeling smooth and refreshed.
The friend who prefers long hours alone to recharge and rejuvenate will love pampering themselves on Valentine’s Day.
Along with the complete line of these self-love skincare products for the perfect self-pampering session, gift them with the I MASK firming transformation mask, a luxurious, shimmery blue mask that supports the skin’s ability to resist stress that contributes to the visible signs of skin aging. It contains rare pepper berry plant extract to promote skin’s well-being and helps bring skin into balance, hydrating with hyaluronic acid as high-purity clays and jojoba beads gently polish away dullness for improved texture, tightness and tone. The ideal companion to a bath and a book on Love Day!
The TravelerNobody needs more skincare sets than a jet-setter! From the dry cabin air to wild fluctuations in climate, this recipient will need a lot of TLC for their skin.
Whether they’ve just climbed a mountain or danced the night away at a local club, your worldly friend needs a simple, yet high-performing, skincare regimen to start a new day of adventure and exploration! This set features mini sizes of ORMEDIC® balancing facial cleanser, a mild, refreshing gel cleanser that gently foams away impurities, leaving skin soft, hydrated and clean, VITAL C hydrating anti-aging serum, our best-selling multi-vitamin C serum that softens the appearance of wrinkles, fights environmental damage, and PREVENTION+® daily matte moisturizer SPF 30, a mattifying SPF moisturizer that helps to protect the skin while minimizing shine. All these come in a transparent cosmetic bag to get them quickly through security and onto the plane!
Want to further up your dear traveler’s skincare game even more? Gift them with Four Star Favorites, which includes ORMEDIC balancing facial cleanser, VITAL C hydrating anti-aging serum, PREVENTION+ daily matte moisturizer SPF 32, and VITAL C hydrating repair crème, a rich, rejuvenating crème that quenches dryness with a blend of ceramides, hyaluronic acid and essential vitamins.
The Spa LoverWhen your friend can’t stay away from the spa, bring the spa to them for days when they’re too busy.
Gift this soothing sheet mask a chance to restore hydration where it’s needed most. With the combined hydration of hyaluronic acid, Jeju volcanic water, red wine extract, green tea extract and amino acids in a perfect blend, your thirsty skin will soak up the mineral-rich water and feel instantly refreshed. One mask isn’t quite enough of a gift, so be sure to consider the 5-pack!
Pampering skin doesn’t just mean taking care of one’s face; in fact, the hands, elbows and feet can benefit from this ultra-hydrating lotion too. With a balanced blend of glycolic acid and peptides, as well as shea butter and jojoba seed oil for extra hydration, your recipient will love the gentle rejuvenating creamy feel of this lotion. It’s an excellent option for anyone that has chronically dry skin, and is gentle enough for use on sensitive skin too!
The City Dweller
The smog, pollution, and car fumes don’t do skin any favors. For the friend who’s always out and about living their metropolitan life to their fullest, make sure you help keep their skin healthy despite the onslaught of environmental aggressors.
Help soothe and protect skin with this professionally curated skincare set that includes ORMEDIC® balancing facial cleanser, a refreshing gel cleanser that gently sweeps away impurities, ILUMA® intense brightening serum, a plant-based serum that helps to reduce the appearance of dark spots and promotes even-toned skin, PREVENTION+® daily ultimate protection moisturizer SPF 50, a sheer daily SPF moisturizer with Digital Aging Defense™ to help fight the effects of blue light, and the MAX™ crème, an overnight crème with plant cell extracts that helps to correct the visible signs of aging.
To guarantee daily sunscreen use, it’s important to find a sunscreen you love! This limited-edition set features the four different broad-spectrum sunscreens—hydrating, matte, tinted, and high-SPF—so your recipient can find the one they love! All four formulas provide broad-spectrum UVA/UVB protection and defend against environmental stressors, such as sun and wind.
This moisturizing lip treatment offers SPF 15 sun protection with the benefits of nourishing avocado oil, a peptide complex and marine collagen filling spheres to boost the appearance of dry, thin lips. Developed by a plastic surgeon, this IMAGE MD formula is newly modernized to meet our clean clinical skincare™ standard and formulated without parabens, phthalates, mineral oils, artificial fragrances, synthetic dyes or animal testing.
From a perfect power pair of facial masks to body lotion that is gentle enough for sensitive skin, these were just some of the gifts you can consider for yourself or for giving to your loved one this Valentine’s Day.