With Valentine’s Day just a few days away, make sure your beauty game is on point for your romantic night out. From lip enhancing formulas to eye-catching shadows, we’ve got you covered so that you can create the ultimate makeup look.
Rosé Is Bae Lip Gloss & Brush Set, Tarte ($24). tarte.com
Small enough to fit into the tiniest of clutches, this vegan micro lip gloss is ideal for those who want to simply add a bit of rosé kissed shine to their lips. As an added bonus, there is a playful face brush included, which can be used for blending and highlighting during the rest of your makeup routine.
Rouge Volupté Shine Heart & Arrow Collector in No.12 , YSL Beauty ($38). Neiman Marcus, Bal Harbour Shops, Bal Harbour, 305-865-6161
Touch-ups have never looked more beautiful thanks to the whimsical heart and arrow design that is printed on each lipstick case of this limited edition release. Composed of the original sought-after formula that has already made this product a best-seller, these five carefully curated shades are available to scoop up now before your romantic night out.
Gold Rush Blush, Benefit Cosmetics ($30). Ulta, 337 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach, 305-538-7316
Give a warm light-catching gilded glow to the highpoints of your cheeks and other desired areas such as the Cupid’s bow or down the straight of your nose. This versatile blush can easily serve as a subtle highlighter while simultaneously giving off a sensual aroma of citrus, vanilla and sandalwood.
Dior Addict Lip Maximizer in #007 Raspberry, Dior ($34). dior.com
Pump up the volume of your pout with this maximizing formula from Dior. Not only will the hyaluronic acid in this product help increase and produce instant fullness of the lips by approximately 29 percent, it will also help hydrate while creating a luscious and glossy appearance.
Exposed Cheek Palette, NARS Cosmetics ($59). narscosmetics.com
Boasting six brand new universally flattering shades that apply effortlessly onto your skin, your cheeks will be dressed up to perfection with true color clarity and lightweight pigmentation. For those who wait until the day of a special occasion to grab their beauty products, you are in luck as this palette will be launching on Valentine’s Day at NARS boutiques nationwide and online.
Soft Focus Glow Drops, Rodial ($55). Blue Mercury, 1109 Lincoln Rd., 305-535-3190
If you prefer wearing minimal makeup, opt for these soft focus glow drops from Rodial to achieve an all-over dewy effect when applied alone. You can also easily incorporate it into your beauty routine by using it as a primer before applying your face products, or by adding a few drops to your foundation or bb cream before mixing together to create a built-in illuminating effect.
Eye Tint Liquid Shadow in No. 8 Flannel, Giorgio Armani Beauty ($39). Sephora, Miami Design District, 305-573-6969
For precise application, this eye tint shadow is an excellent option for creating a dramatic eye without unwanted smudges and creases. Long-lasting and with the feel of luxurious powder and cream, this buildable shadow will no doubt have your special someone gazing directly into your gorgeously defined eyes.
Refined Lip Luminizer, Clé de Peau ($58). cledepeaubeaute.com
Sheer and sensual, one swipe of this oil-infused lip hue will leave your pout feeling and looking instantly smoother with evened-out texture and luminous color. Additionally, you will also feel instantly relaxed and rejuvenated thanks to the subtle fragrance of roses that is embedded within its formula.
NAKED Cherry Eyeshadow Palette, Urban Decay ($49). Sephora, Brickell City Centre, 786-261-0507
From creating a sultry smoky eye consisting of a multitude of cherry-hued shades and neutrals, to a simpler yet dreamy all-over application of the shimmery shade of Bang Bang, this palette will have all of your date night needs covered for creating the ultimate eye looks.