24 Amazing Valentine’s Day Gifts You Can Buy at the Drugstore
Forgot to order flowers and now they’re all sold out? Whoever you’re spoiling this Valentine’s Day, it turns out your local drugstore has got you totally covered.
This gift is admittedly quite random, but it’s one of those items a number of people would appreciate. An energy lamp, which is used for light therapy, is multifunctional. It can get your body back to a normal sleep schedule, combat SAD by bringing warm light into your space, and has been found to improve general mood. If your partner could use some cheering up this season, an energy lamp is the way to go.
Valentine’s Day gifts should be less about the money spent and more about the thought that goes into them. Boxers (or briefs) are not only functional (after all, every guy could use another pair, especially on laundry day), but they also provide a fun and flirty way to say, “I can’t wait to see you in these later.” Here are more inexpensive Valentine’s Day gifts to woo your sweetheart.
Choosing a scent that suits your gal’s personality and taste is no easy feat, but if you find the right perfume, it will say a lot about how well you know her. (Use these tips to make the scent last longer.) Fragrance is a safe gift for the woman you consider your girlfriend, or only recently started dating. If you’ve been together for years, we recommend choosing something more personal.
“According to 55 percent of women, tacky jewelry was the worst gift they’d ever received from their significant other,” says dating expert Kim MacLean. To avoid making this mistake, step up your game and gift your girlfriend a wine cooler. She’ll love being able to collect and properly store her favorite wines! Here’s how to chill wine fast, in case you pick up a bottle on your way over.
If you can’t afford a couple’s spa retreat, gifting a foot bath is a perfectly suitable and sweet alternative. With this gift, your woman will be able to pamper herself at home whenever she wants. Make sure she knows that she deserves that time to fully relax. Use these tips to give her feet the ultimate TLC.
A yoga kit makes for an excellent Valentine’s Day gift, particularly if your partner has been eager to take up this mind-body exercise. This present is ideal for the woman who’s often stressed and needs a healthy way to unwind. If you’re worried about offending her (it can be taken as a push to get in shape), buy the same kit for yourself and attend a class—or follow an online yoga workout—together.
Makeup brush set
The key to flawless makeup is a decent brush set, which makes this an excellent gift for the beauty lover in your life. Just make sure that she already adores makeup and getting totally glammed. If she prefers to go au natural, giving this gift could imply that you want her to try harder to put herself together, so know your audience before you go the glam route.
Skincare is an ideal gift for mature women, and drugstores actually carry a wide range of products in varying price ranges. Just pay attention to the labels. We advise sticking to hydrating, exfoliating, and illuminating sets, as anti-aging skincare can easily be misinterpreted as an insult. We trust products by Lumene, La Roche-Posay, Aveeno, Garnier, Simple, Neutrogena, L’Oreal, and Olay.
A refreshing candle is a safe bet for the girl you just started seeing. It’s a nice gift for someone you don’t know much about, and shows that you were thoughtful enough to pick something up, no matter how new the relationship is.
Aromatherapy oil diffuser
On Valentine’s Day, is great to create ambiance. If you’re planning on doing a couple’s massage, an aromatherapy oil diffuser is a percent tool for setting the scene. It’s also a perfect gift for anyone who is often under a great deal of stress, has trouble sleeping, or enjoys practicing meditation. Check out the amazing health benefits of essential oils.