Say “buh-bye” to winter blues and give them a quick, swift kick in the pants with mood-boosting beauty products. Some of these 8 picks actually have “happy” ingredients in them, and others are simply bound to make your heart giggle when you use them. Many products can lift your spirits without actually having magical happiness-inducing ingredients in them to make them effective. If a product puts a smile on your face or makes you feel a little more joyful inside, it’s a good product to keep close during these dreary winter months!
Follow along as I share 8 mood-boosting beauty products that can help you fight the winter blues.
It’s Time To Make Your Spirits Bright Again! 1 of 9
Any thing or product that brings a little smile or extra happiness to your heart can be a mood-boosting product! It can have an uplifting scent, fun packaging, a cute name, or just give you that feel-good feeling. Kick winter blues to the curb with one of these mood-boosting beauty products.
Physicians Formula Happy Booster 2 of 9
If the name, color, or perfectly plump hearts don't cut it for you, no fear! This joyful blush is infused with natural plant extract Euphoryl, which encourages a feeling of happiness by mimicking the effect of endorphins! For an extra lift, this glowing blush relays a sweet violet scent which promotes a feeling of joy. Yippee! Dust on the apples of your cheeks for a radiant glow and you are good to go!
To Purchase: Physicians Formula Happy Booster Glow & Mood Boosting Blush; $12
St. Tropez Tanning Essentials Self Tan 3 of 9
Pasty skin getting you down? Missing that summer glow in the depths of winter? Apply this beautifully bronzed, streak-free foam for skin that looks warmly sun-kissed! This formula dries in 60 seconds tops and gradually darkens over a 4 hour period, leaving you with a natural summer glow.
To Purchase: St. Tropez Tanning Essentials Self Tan Bronzing Mousse; $32
Lush Happy Hippy 4 of 9
Start your morning right with a 'Happy Hippy' shower! This revitalizing shower gel is sure to put a zing in your daily routine with its organic pink grapefruit and bergamot oils to cleanse, refresh, and rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul!
To Purchase: Lush Happy Hippy Shower Gel; $10-30
Maybelline Color Sensational Vivids 5 of 9
Bright colors can improve your mood, and I've noticed that adding a pop of color to my lips always seems to lift my spirits! Maybelline's 'Vivid Rose' is one of my favorite cheery lipsticks to start off my day nice and bright — its pigment is rich with a formula that is creamy-as-can-be from nourishing honey nectar. Your lips will feel and look happy too!
To Purchase: Maybelline Color Sensational Vivids â€˜Vivid Rose'; $6
21 Drops ’12 Uplift’ Essential Oil Rollerball 6 of 9
Look no further for a magical "happy" potion! This handy rollerball is loaded with a blend of essential oils to truly lift and keep your spirits high. Aromatherapeutic notes of rose flower oil, lavender flower oil, helichrysum flower oil, and German chamomile flower oil team up to help you feel happy and bright!
To Purchase: 21 Drops '12 Uplift' Essential Oil Rollerball; $29
Hellomellow ‘Uplift’ Lip Butter 7 of 9
Lift your mood with this refreshing blend of grapefruit and vanilla essential oils while nourishing your lips with rich, moisturizing avocado-mango butter. Win, win baby!
To Purchase: hellomellow 'Uplift' Lip Butter; $5
Essie Snap Happy’ 8 of 9
It's time to get 'Snap Happy', friends! If winter blues are over-whelming you, swap your dark polish with a poppin' one! This bright red orange color is cheerful as can be and needs to be in my nail polish artillery, stat! If you have a favorite color that makes you happy, then it needs to live on your nails asap.
To Purchase: Essie Nail Color â€˜Snap Happy'; $8
Gloomaway Body Souffle 9 of 9
Melt away feelings of gloom and doom with this decadent grapefruit body souffle that is rich and creamy and will leave your skin feeling silky-smooth.
To Purchase: Origins Gloomaway Grapefruit Body Souffle; $31