Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. You already have this picture in mind how it’s gonna be: the perfect date, in a perfect place with you wearing that perfect dress, make up and all. After you’ve done all the preps to have that flawlessly soft skin, it’s time to pick the products that will enhance your beauty and get your Valentine game face ready for the action.

Here are a few tricks and the amazing products that will help you achieve that glowing date-ready look:

laura mercier candlelit glow

  • Whether or not you will be in a candlelit room on February 14, you can still mimic the reflective glow of twinkling candles with Laura Mercier Candleglow Soft Luminous Foundation, $48. This “lit-from-within” foundation creates a soft, candlelit glow at any time of day with unique light-reflecting pigments. The light-as-air, whipped formula gives skin a double boost of hydration with refreshing waters that provide immediate and long-lasting moisture. Skin is balanced, soft, luminous and beautifully ignited.

laura mercier lipstick

  • Draw attention to the lips with Laura Mercier Velour Lovers Lip Colour, $28, a revolution in matte lipstick. The highly pigmented, moisturizing lip color couples delicate mattifying powders with moisturizing mango butter to create a velvety texture that is smooth, creamy and long-wearing.  Let your lips do the flirting with shades such as Foreplay, French Kiss, Seduction and Lover.

laura mercier nourishing lip balm

  • Ensure lips are soft and kissable for the evening with Laura Mercier Infusion de Rose Nourishing Lip Balm, $24. This restorative lip balm locks in moisture to smooth lips and helps shield against environmental stressors during the day while conditioning and restoring softness at night. The balm contains a luxurious blend of Rosehip Seed, Kukui, and Macadamia Seed Oils, which help to sooth and comfort lips.