Nothing expresses the beauty and experience of romance the way that Valentine’s Day does. This rather unique holiday is the perfect opportunity to give a wonderful, if not slightly frivolous, beauty-inspired gift to someone you love. In this issue of Beauty Guru, we turn our focus on the most delightful, Valentine’s Day-perfect products. From skincare to cosmetics, fragrance and more, the following suggestions are sure to inspire romance and beauty as well as leave a lasting impression.
The Arcona Studio is one of Los Angeles’ most highly acclaimed destinations for an amazing facial or body treatment—particularly so among Hollywood’s A-listers. Arcona also produces an extremely effective line of skincare formulated with cosmeceutical-grade ingredients that deliver incredible results. Perfectly in tune with Valentine’s Day, Arcona is offering a special Sweet Dreams For Your Eyes Kit that includes an amazing assortment of products as well as a divine pink satin eye mask. For more information about this special offer or to book one of the incredible treatments at the Arcona Studio, log onto the brand website.
Bobbi Brown Rose Gold Collection
Bobbi Brown’s Rose Gold Kit is a chic, timeless collection of limited-edition products that are essential for any romantic beauty. Plus, they promise precissely the standard of quality one expects from a top beauty industry influencer. We love Brown’s Rich Color Gloss and Shimmer Brick Compacts, which are suitable for a multitude of skintones. For more information, check out Brown’s website.
Byredo Perfumes Mr. Marvelous
The Stockholm-based perfumer has created the perfect scent for men, aptly called Mr. Marvelous. This is a scent that truly celebrates the unique qualities of any man who wears it. Modern, fresh and slightly complex, Mr. Marvelous receives our highest ratings and is the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for that special man in your life. For more information about Byredo Perfumes, log on to the website.
Naked Princess Atelier
Re-defining the concept of lingerie from overtly sexual to refined elegance, the recently launched luxury brand Naked Princess features the most sophisticated fabrications, classic silhouettes and exquisite haute-couture details, such as hand-knotted lace. Even more refreshing is the brand’s ultra-chic color palette, which does not include black or red but rather a subtle range of the most chic shades—from subtle nudes to a soft smoky grey—which makes Naked Princess one of our top selections for Valentine’s Day gift-giving. Also included in the brand’s product roster are the most delightful range of lip products (including our current favorites, Naked Shine Lip Gloss and Objet d’Love Lip Treatment). There is also a collection of romantic-inspired products, including the Vanille Blanc Body and Boudoir Spray and the delightful Body Souffle. For more information about Naked Princess, log onto the website.
Oasis Day Spa NYC
A visit to the spa is by far one of life’s greatest luxuries, and Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to give that special someone a relaxing spa treatment—or perhaps a couples treatment. With three locations in New York, Oasis Day Spa provides one the best spa experiences we have encountered. For Valentine’s Day, Oasis Day Spa is offering a variety of special packages that are certain to please and beautify. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to indulge in some well deserved self-pampering!
In our rather extensive research, few brands inspire beauty the way that luxury skincare brand Princess Theodora products do. Made with the finest ingredients, each product promises an unrivaled beauty experience with impressive results—and the scent alone is captivating! Nurturing, anti-aging, hydrating and restorative formulations make Princess Theodora one of our all-time top selections, and it’s absolutely perfect for Valentine’s Day gift-giving. For more information about Princess Theodora’s amazing products, please log onto the brand website.
Valentino – Valentina Perfume
This delightful and whimsical bottle of Valentino contains a truly feminine and sensual fragrance. Created by top perfumers Olivier Cresp and Alberto Morillas, Valentino’s Valentina was inspired by today’s Valentino woman. Young, fresh and dynamic, yet also romantic and feminine, Valentina is a perfect choice for a Valentine’s Day gift.