23 Self-Care Gifts to Show Yourself Some Love This Valentine's Day
By ETonline Staff
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With a holiday that celebrates all things related to love and romance, finding the perfect gift to match the occasion is no easy feat. Sure, you can shop for more traditional goodies -- like flowers, chocolates, jewelry, lingerie or even candles. But perhaps the greatest Valentine's Day gift you can give is simply a little self-care -- whether it be for a loved one, a parent, your best friend or even yourself (because your mental and emotional health deserves some nurturing too).
Everyday life can be incredibly overwhelming -- as a result, it's more important than ever to take time in developing an effective self-care routine that will help in managing stress, addressing anxiety, building better social connection, practicing more mindfulness and improving the quality of everyday life. What better way is there to show someone love, then by giving them the resources to better love themselves? Yep -- Valentine's Day gifts can actually be that deep.
Fortunately, the wellness movement is having a moment -- and with more self-care tools at our disposal than ever before, creating a relaxing home space has never been easier. From jade rollers, gua shas and other skin-soothing tools, to bath bombs, silk eye masks, calming candles and diffusers, noise machines, cozy slippers, weighted blankets and dozens of other wellness essentials (perfect for him and for her) you no longer need a proper spa experience to unwind.
To help you seek out the truly great self-care gifts to give (or keep) this Valentine's Day, we've rounded up a few of our very favorites that will help anyone to prioritize wellness and mindfulness, all while practicing better self-love. Ahead, shop the best wellness gifts to show yourself (and those closest to you) some love this Valentine's Day and beyond.
This cult-favorite Sunday Riley face oils helps to target dull skin with vitamin C and turmeric ingredients. Enjoy an evening skincare routine at home and allow this oil to give your skin an added glow.
You can never have too many face masks -- especially if you're trying to keep up with a structured self-care routine each day. The LOOKFANTASTIC Beauty Box Mask Collection includes masks from top skincare and wellness brands like 111SKIN, Medik8, Dr. Jart+ and more.
You can never go wrong with a Capri Blue Volcano candle. This Anthropologie staple features notes of tropical fruits, sugared oranges, lemons and more -- all of which help to create a calming, aromatic environment on Valentine's Day and beyond.
Oil diffusion is another simple way to bring a luxurious atmosphere to your home. This one from Pure Daily Care has over seven ambient light settings and several automatic timer shut-off settings. It comes with 10 therapeutic essential oils to sample and enjoy.
Want to gift a new or expectant mother? Gift a subscription to Expectful -- a maternity wellness app that provides meditation and mindfulness resources, including one-on-one virtual services with experts, the largest library of content for sleep and meditations and more.