12 Last-Minute Valentine's Day Gifts That Don’t Suck

When we weren't looking, February snuck up on us — and now Valentine’s Day is just two days away. According to RetailMeNot.com, regardless of a person’s relationship status, a whopping 74% of people typically celebrate. But don't freak out just yet.

Whether you’re planning a night in (or out) with friends, a romantic date with a loved one, or you just want to shower all of your favorite people with some cute tokens of appreciation, we’ve gathered some last-minute beauty gifts for the occasion. Here, 12 ways to spread the beauty love this February 14.
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Roommate
For the person who puts up with you at all hours (even with those piles of clothes you leave around the apartment). You owe them this gorgeous candle from Byredo.

Plus, since you technically share the space, you get to selfishly share the wealth of this delicate mix of rosewater, cherry, and violet.

Byredo Loose Lips Candle, $80, available at Net-A-Porter.
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Squad
Aside from the squee-worthiness of the heart-shaped bullet and the cutout heart on the tube (which reveals the color inside), we love these creamy lip colors for their rich opacity and staying power. And at $7 a pop, you can gift them to a few friends without breaking the bank.

Kiko Milano Endless Love Lipstick, $7, available at Kiko Milano.
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Francophile
For that friend who is obsessed with becoming a Parisian — whether it’s in the amount of stripes she’s acquired or the way she mimics their beauty habits — Chloé’s new Love Story checks all the marks.

The classic bottle (this time, with a soft-pink tint and ribbon) references the Pont des Arts love-locks bridge in Paris. And the updated juice inside contains prunus flower (an intense green), nasturtium (a spicy floral), and orange blossom for a fresh floral blend.

Chloé Love Story Eau de Parfum, $115, available in store at Sephora.
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Jet-Setter
Ouai, the hot new hair brand from celebrity hairstylist Jen Atkin, has been flying off the shelves since it launched last week. And the Treatment Masques are one of the most talked-about products from the line.

For the girl who's always on the go, the packets are the perfect size to slip into a carry-on. Even better, the rich formula inside will combat whatever frizz-inducing weather (or hard water) awaits you at your destination.

Ouai Treatment Masque, $32, available at theouai.com.
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Jet-Setter (Part 2)
Cologne is unnecessarily bulky to pack, so why not gift your best guy friend (or more than friend) one of these travel-friendly Yves Saint Laurent scents?

Even if he doesn't have a passport full of stamps, these fragrances will look smart on his dresser. Plus, it's a foolproof way to buy him a fragrance he'll love if you're not entirely sure of his preferences yet.

Yves Saint Laurent L’Homme Travel Spray Gift Set, $67, available at Sephora.
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Blowout Junkie
We’ve all known a girl who goes through endless bottles of dry shampoo to extend her blowout. Now, you can help her in the cause with this adorable shower cap from eSalon.

The heart-printed design is cute, sure, but the waterproof exterior and terry-cloth liner are not messing around when it comes to blocking steam and moisture. Bonus: You can turn it inside-out and wear it at night to seal in a deep-conditioning treatment. (Your pillowcase will thank you.)

eSalon Everlasting Locks Style Saving Shower Cap, $14, available at eSalon.com.
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Night Owl
If you know someone who never goes to bed before 2 a.m., she'll love this cool new fragrance from Derek Lam. The designer created the scent to commemorate those late-night moments of a stylish girl walking down the street.

With rich notes of salty caramel and crystallized amber, it also happens to be the perfect scent for a night out. (And it's very Instagram-able, too, may we add.)

Derek Lam 10 Crosby 2AM Kiss, $175, available at Sephora.
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Mom (Or Mom-In-Law)
These indulgent bath cubes are great for someone who deserves a relaxing break — not to mention, they make for a home-run hostess gift. Plop them into the tub for a luxurious soak; the brown sugar and bicarbonate coddle and exfoliate dry winter skin while imparting a soft scent.

Fresh Lychee Sugarbath, $39, available at Barneys New York.
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Fashion-Obsessed
Got someone in your life who's long been coveting a pair of red soles? Make their day with this new, Hawaii-inspired nail-polish collection from Christian Louboutin. (Or buy a set and dole them out to three friends. They ain't cheap, after all.)

Christian Louboutin Beauty Hawaii Kawai Collection I’, $90, available at Net-A-Porter.
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Sister (Or Sister-In-Law)
Diptyque teamed up with French fashion designer Olympia Le-Tan to create the cutest fragrance collection this side of the Seine. Slip the scented oval around a doorknob (or in a drawer — but who would want to hide this?) and enjoy the subtle, sweet scent for weeks.

Diptyque Rosaviola Palet Parfumé, $45, available at Diptyque Paris. (Currently sold-out)
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Work Wife
Most of us wouldn’t survive the daily grind without our work wives, so gift yours with a cute makeup pouch from Jac Vanek. Because, really, where do all of those bobby pins go?

99 Bobby Pins Zip Pouch, $24, available at Jac Vanek.
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ClassPass Junkie
We’ve all got a friend who loves her hot yoga and spin classes, but hates the toll they take on her skin.

Make it easier for her by gifting her the brand-new Mia Fit, a lightweight (and stinking cute) mini Clarisonic meant for deep-cleansing on the go.

Clarisonic Mia Fit, $189, available at Ulta.
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