The waning winter is giving way to warmer sunshine and springing of new life. These winds of change bring with them a whiff of love. Yes, it’s Valentine’s season again and that means it is time for you to put together that perfect ensemble to add more oomph and razzmatazz to this celebration of love. To help do that, we’ve put together a selection of V-Day centric makeup products – in pinks and reds, of course – for every taste and budget:
Here’s How To Splurge
Are you taking a no holds barred approach to your Valentine’s Day shopping? These exquisite products would be right up your alley:
Sugar Mettle Matte Flora
An ethereal coral pink lip colour with carnauba wax for a richly pigmented, matte, opaque finish.
Colorbar Magical Pink Eyeliner and Eyeshadow
A 2-in-1 liquid formula that can be used as an eyeliner or blended as an eyeshadow. The metallic finish brings an added touch of oomph and the liquid formulation gives a smooth finish.
Colorbar USA Flower Shot Nail & Cuticle Oil Pink
A nail enamel and cuticle oil infused with green tea and ginseng not only makes your nails look gorgeous but also nourishes them in the process.
Revlon Colorstay Forever Scarlet
A scintillating scarlet red lip colour with glossy top coat finish is sure to add a sensual twist to your V-Day look.
Lakme Absolute Gel Nail Polish Scarlet Red
This super glossy gel-based scarlet red nail colour is in perfect harmony with the Forever Scarlet lip colour – just what you need to round off your Valentine’s Day look.
Here’s How To Spend
Want to build your Valentine’s Day look from scratch but not a fan of hefty price tags? These picks are perfect for a balanced shopper like you:
Chambor Sugar Pink Lipstick
A soft pink shade in a powdery matte finish, it gives a distinct plumped up appearance to the lip while keeping them moist and hydrated.
Chambor Rose Smoke Eyeshadow
A lightweight pencil eyeshadow with rich pigmentation that offers a subtle but long-lasting finish to the eyes.
B:Seen Pink Blush Nail Polish
A gel-based warm pink shade with a shimmery effect that lends your nails a manicured finish.
L’Oreal Paris Blaze Of Red Lipstick
This deep red shade with a creamy texture and finish is sure to give your appearance a seductive dimension.
Chambor Bronze Desire Eyeshadow
A quad eyeshadow with unique shades of red, along with shimmery hues, is just what you need to create a versatile look.
Note Nail Enamel Red
This bright red colour on your nails is sure to lift up your spirits a notch higher. The quick-drying composition is an added incentive.
Here’s How To Save
For those of you working on a tight budget after making a big splurge on that perfect Valentine’s Day gift? Fret not, you’ve plenty to choose from here:
FACES Canada Pink Flamenco Nail Polish
This mini-sized nail polish from Face Canada delivers style on a budget. The vibrant pink flamenco shade is almost irresistible and perfectly suited for a funky Valentine’s Day look.
FACES Canada Jungle Red Lipstick
An intense deep red colour in a long-lasting, densely pigmented matte formulation is a must-have for anyone who swears by reds.
Sugar Ruby Rapture Eyeshadow
A water-resistant crayon eyeshadow that gives a shimmery plum red finish to your eyes.
Roots Red Digger Nail Polish
A long-lasting, quick-drying nail enamel that gives a glossy red finish to your nails and accentuates the appeal of your hands.
With so many choices out there, mixing and matching it up is the way to create that perfect look that complements your dress, date plans, and mood.