Saturday 20 July 2019

Ruth Griffin: Gift ideas for your Valentine (even if that's yourself!)

 

Camila Cabello for Guess
Camila Cabello for Guess
Joop! Homme Aftershave
Diptique Eau Rose Solid Perfume
Armani Si Passione Perfume
Creed Viking Aftershave
Chanel No 5 Limited Edition
Tom Ford Orchid Soleil EDP
Ted Baker Cahira Bow Make up Bag
Boots Sanctuary Spa Indulgence Box
Frank Man Hair Products
Lancome
LOccitane x Rifle Paper Mon Amour Hand Cream
Diptique Tubereuse Candle
Hugo Red Aftershave
REN skincare
Ruth Griffin

Ruth Griffin

Valentine's Day arrives in a few days - the day of celebrating love and romance and all things sweet and sensual!

No matter what your budget, it can be hard to think of a personal gift so soon after Christmas, so for this week's column I've complied a beauty gift guide to get your loved one's heart racing. Smell is one of our most powerful senses, and one that plays a part in courtship, so included are a number of gorgeous fragrances.

Whether it's for your husband, wife, partner, a couple's gift for both of you - or perhaps you're flying solo and wish to do some self-gifting - we've something rosy-toned for you to give this Valentine's Day.

For her

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Chanel No 5 Limited Edition
 

Chanel No 5 Limited Edition

€150 from department stores nationwide

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Armani Si Passione Perfume

Armani Sĩ Passione Perfume

€58 from department stores and pharmacies nationwide

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Tom Ford Orchid Soleil EDP

Tom Ford Orchid Soleil EDP

€138 from Brown Thomas nationwide and brownthomas.com

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Ted Baker Cahira Bow Make up Bag

Ted Baker Cahira Bow Make-up Bag

€40 from littlewoodsireland.ie

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Diptique Eau Rose Solid Perfume

Diptyque Eau Rose Solid Perfume

€42 from Brown Thomas nationwide

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Lancome

Lancôme Rosy Glow Blush

€38 from department stores and pharmacies nationwide

 

For him

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Joop! Homme Aftershave
 

Joop! Homme Aftershave

€47, available from department stores and pharmacies nationwide

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Frank Man Hair Products

FrankMan Hair Products

Includes pomade, wax and dry shampoo clay, €11.95 each. Available from pharmacies and barbers nationwide and frankmangrooming.com

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Hugo Red Aftershave

Hugo Red Aftershave

€93, available from department stores and pharmacies nationwide

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Creed Viking Aftershave

Creed Viking Aftershave

From €210, available from department stores nationwide

 

For us

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LOccitane x Rifle Paper Mon Amour Hand Cream
 

L'Occitane x Rifle Paper Mon Amour Hand Cream

€10.50 from L'Occitane stores nationwide and pharmacies

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Boots Sanctuary Spa Indulgence Box

Boots Sanctuary Spa Indulgence Box

€26 from Boots stores nationwide

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Diptique Tubereuse Candle

Diptyque Tubereuse Candle

€70 from department stores nationwide, The Loop and Space NK

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REN skincare

REN Skincare Moroccan Rose Otto Body Oil

€40 from health stores, renskincare.ie, cloud10beauty.com and natural skincare.ie

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