5 ways to spoil yourself this Valentine’s Day
For some, Valentine’s Day is a bit of a downer. If you’re a single, hearing all the stories of sweet gestures from friends and family can make it hard to get through Feb. 14 with a smile.
Or if your sweetheart is a standup guy, but lacks the “romance gene,” it might also be time to take matters in your own capable hands.
The solution is simple. Treat yourself. We’ve come up with five ways to help you turn you answer that burning question: Who do you love? Try loving yourself first. Here are ways you can spoil yourself this Valentine’s Day.
Ease the tension:
For many, this time of year leads to stress, whether because of the after-holiday bills and blues, a heavy workload, or simply cabin fever. Treat yourself to a few hours out at a place that believes that a massage or a facial is good for body and soul. Spafinder allows you to buy a gift card and then use it at over 25,000 spa and wellness locations. Plus, right now ShopAtHome.com is offering 5% Cash Back on your Spafinder gift card purchase.
A splash of pampering:
If home and a good book sounds like your idea of heaven, relax in a nice warm bath and turn those pages. The heat and a heavenly scent of almond and coconut will ease those tensions. Almond Coconut Honey Bath, $45 (plus Cash Back), Sephora.com
Day of wine and chocolate
The pairing of wine and chocolate is heavenly. Treat yourself to a taste sensation, and you’ll want to make this a Valentine’s tradition every year. This chocolate is specially made to pair with wine. BRIX Chocolate with Bordeaux and Pinot Noir Gift Set, $59.99 (plus Cash Back), Wine.com
Baby, it’s cold outside – not to mention dry. So once you step out of that tub, you’ll want to slather on moisture while your skin is still damp. Cocoa butter will soften up those rough spots, and improve your skin’s elasticity. Cocoa Butter Body Butter, $21 (plus Cash Back), Thebodyshop.com
Your taste in jewelry is unique, so consider picking up a bracelet sure to send the message that you’re filled with love and joy. Alex and Ani has plenty of beautiful choices, but we love this heart wrap. Heart wrap, $48 (plus Cash Back), Alexandani.com