12 Gifts Your Best Friend Needs This Galentine's Day

by Faith Riggs

Whether you are single or in a relationship, the Valentine’s Day season is not all about being boo’d up. It’s about celebrating the special people in our lives, and for many of us, that’s our best friends.

February 13th is known as Galentine's Day, AKA the perfect time to have a wine night and a BFF gift exchange. After all, our best friends are always there through the breakups, makeups, and everything in between.

It’s time to celebrate all the special, hardworking and stylish women in your life. Whether she’s the Issa to your Molly or the Gina to your Pam, show your girl some love this Galentine's Day with a few of our favorite picks.


Glow Recipe: Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask $22

Everyone strives to have naturally dewy and glowing skin. This mask soothes and perfects the skin overnight, creating an illuminating glow.


The Wing: In a league of our own tote $30.00

For the BFF who’s always on the run, and needs a roomy tote to toss her laptop or her entire life into. This tote from The Wing features the perfect slogan that will for sure keep people asking “where’d you get that bag?”  


Chillhouse: Amethyst Face Roller $42.00

We all know a skin care queen who swears by her jade roller. Encourage her to switch it up with this double-sided amethyst facial roller. Face rollers work to increase circulation to the face and help to improve the overall texture and muscle tone.


Ban.do: Getaway Passport holder $24.00

For the friend who loves to document all of her adventures on Insta. Gift her this photo-ready color-blocked passport holder that will perfectly match her curated feed.


Urban outfitters: Bad Girls throughout history: 100 remarkable women who changed the world $19.95

We all need a little inspo sometimes. This book of bad girls throughout history just might give your bestie the push she needs to keep killing it!

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Lunya: Restore Sleep Mask $48.00

The ultimate nap queen needs her beauty rest. Give her the gift of restoration with this sleep mask that is said to reduce the appearance of fatigue and dark circles.



Janan Necklace $93.00

You can never go wrong with a gold jewelry piece. Not only is this piece intricate and unique, it’s also from a dope black-owned business.


Pat Mcgrath Labs: LUST: Mini MatteTrance Lipstick Trio $25.00

Anything from Pat Mcgrath makes for the perfect go-to gift. Treat your makeup-obsessed bestie to the gift of glam  with this insane set of red lippies. The packaging just might be as extra as her.


Amazon: Bracelet Bangle Flask $12.99

This game-changer was seen on Rihanna during last year’s Coachella. And we agree, it’s the perfect concert must-have. Your festival-babe BFF needs this in her life.


Pop and Suki: Camera Bag $155.00

For the friend who’s always on the go, and probably vlogging it too. This camera bag can also be customized with wording or any slogan of choice.


Beyond Yoga: Lux Island Ombre High Waisted Midi Legging $88.00

This gift is perfect for the self-proclaimed fitness junkie of your friend group. These leggings are perfect for yoga, cycling, or a quick run to the store.


A Windy Day Fashion Fix : Dress Weights $15.00

This is the perfect gift for just about any lady. These tiny stick-on weights are the ultimate life-hack for wearing dresses or skirts on ultra windy days. If you are a true friend, you’re going to want to prevent your girl from having a little Marilyn Monroe moment. That’s what friends are for, right?

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