Loving Yourself on Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Day can be hard if you are on your own and don’t have a special someone to share it with. But that doesn’t mean you can’t have a great day, whether spent pampering yourself or with friends! Here are some great ideas for luxurious and fun ways to spend your Valentine’s Day!
A great way to spend Valentine’s Day when you’re single is to spend the day treating yourself to a few luxuries you wouldn’t normally indulge in. For instance, you might get a new haircut, have a relaxing massage or facial at the spa, or attend a yoga or spin class with your favorite instructor – whatever makes you happy and is a true treat! Spending some time pampering yourself is a great reminder of how you don’t need a partner to look after and spoil you – you’re capable of doing that all by yourself!
Having a luxurious day on your own is also a wonderful way to remind yourself that you’re worth spending time on, and that you are allowed to give yourself something special now and again. Sometimes we place too much worth on what others think of us, rather than gain confidence in our own skin. So enjoying a little “me time” with a relaxing bubble bath or indulgent shopping spree is just the ticket for having a happy Valentine’s Day that is beneficial to your overall well-being.
Celebrate With Your Friends
Another fun way to celebrate Valentine’s Day is with your friends, whether they’re single or in a relationship. Have a girls’ or a guys’ day out, or have people over for some fabulous cocktails and sushi. Another great idea for a fun evening with all of your friends is to host a “traffic light” party. For this event, all guests wear colors depending on their relationship status: red for ‘taken’, yellow for ‘complicated’, and green for ‘single!’ Who knows – you may end up playing Cupid or finding yourself a new romance!
Look After You
Sometimes it’s especially hard being single on Valentine’s Day because you see so many friends and family members coupled up with their partners. This can knock your confidence or make you feel a bit down. But one of the best ways to be ready for love and for that one special someone to be in your life is to take care of yourself and be the best that you can be.
Looking after yourself doesn’t necessarily mean altering your appearance or drastically changing your lifestyle. For instance, a great way to start out a healthier and happier path is by dry brushing your skin after a bath or shower – using this potent exfoliator will help to decrease cellulite, smooth your skin, and increase circulation to lead to better overall health. You can also add a loofah bath + body scrubber to your in-shower routine in order to deeply cleanse your skin, getting rid of any impurities.
Sometimes it can be hard spending Valentine’s Day alone, but follow these tips and you’ll have a fun day that you’ll never forget!