Fitness must-haves and natural alternatives for Valentine’s Day
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Keep fit, look good and eat well with this week’s selection of wellness and beauty buys with a nod to Valentine’s Day.
Getting sweaty at the gym can be an aromatic affair after a while, so we’ve got some odour-eliminating workout gear using the latest tech.
There’s also running gear, a book of meat-free recipes and a fabulous wellness retreat offer down in Cornwall, among other great offerings.
Read on to see what you’re going to love this week…
Nike Running Invincible 3 trainers (Picture: Supplied)
These Nike Running Invincible 3 trainers have had a top-to-toe makeover thanks to an evolved Flyknit upper, billow cables in the midfoot for stability and a foam sole shaped like a rocker. Together they offer the perfect stride for runners.
Available tomorrow for £169.95 from Nike
Wrapped in a Cocoon
Get yourselves away on a retreat (Picture: Supplied)
Treat your loved one to a three-night Restorative Retreat at the Boconnoc Estate in Cornwall. Staying April 21-23, Cocoon Luxury Retreats is offering movement, meditation and mindfulness sessions including Qi Gong, Tai Chi, sound healing, yoga and aromatherapy.
From £979 (includes meals) at Cocoon Luxury Retreats
A meaty tome
The Vegetarian Butcher’s New Meat cookbook (Picture: Supplied)
Cooking for your vegetarian lover? The Vegetarian Butcher’s New Meat cookbook has more than 100 plant-based recipes to inspire you. From meat substitutes to vegan dishes, this has twists on all the classics.
The candle is designed to be lit, drizzled and massaged (Picture: Supplied)
NEOM’s Perfect Night’s Sleep Intensive Skin Treatment Candle is a combination of six oils: jojoba, baobab, rapeseed, soybean, sweet almond and cocoa seed butter. It’s designed to be lit, drizzled and massaged.
Buy it for £45 from NEOM Organics
No more smelly kit
Stay fresh after your workout (Picture: Supplied)
Activewear brand Universal Performance has introduced odour-eliminating technology. Seamless Active low cut bra top, £40; seamless body contouring Active leggings, £50.
See more at Universal Performance
Need a little boost?
JS Health Vitamins Libido+ (Picture: Supplied)
Containing the Ayurvedic plant tribulus, JS Health Vitamins Libido+ promises to give you a little booster when needed. Magnesium and vitamin B3 also support energy levels.
Buy for £19.99 (30 tablets) from JS Health Vitamins
Cool and refreshing
Gatinau’s Floracil Gentle Eye Make-up Remover (Picture: Supplied)
Back by popular demand, Gatinau’s Floracil Gentle Eye Make-up Remover is cooling, refreshing, non-oily, non-drying and non-irritating and yet removes fake lashes and strong tints.
Buy for £38 (500ml) from Gatinau
Chocolate that’s Ohso good for you
Healthy chocolate? Where do we sign up? (Picture: Supplied)
Belgian chocolate with the added power of live cultures, makes Ohso Milk Chocolate a no-brainer. The good bacteria helps to strengthen the body’s natural defences and there’s no added sugar or artificial sweeteners.
Three skincare heroes
The Pro-Collagen Rose Radiance Discovery Collection (Picture: Supplied)
The Pro-Collagen Rose Radiance Discovery Collection includes three anti-ageing heroes: Pro Collagen Rose Cleansing Balm, Pro Collagen Rose Facial Oil and Pro-Collagen Rose Marine Cream.
Dressed for (gym) success
It’s bright, bold and designed to give you confidence (Picture: Supplied)
Trying to catch someone’s eye at the gym? Gym+Coffee’s On The Run collection is bright, bold and designed to give you confidence. We adore the Party Plum colour, which will definitely get you noticed.
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