We all know that Valentine's Day isn't just a holiday reserved for those in relationships. It's the perfect opportunity to spread a little extra love and let the special people in your life — whether it's your mom, father figure, best friend or anyone else in between — know that you appreciate them.
While gifts aren't everyone's love language, they're one way to spoil those close to you on Valentine's Day. You can tap into their interests to show how much you care, from experience gifts to self-care essentials. So, if you're looking to skip the bouquet and box of chocolates, you're in luck.
From a fiery hot sauce curation to a personalized book they can read over and over again, keep reading to see all of the picks that are sure to warm some hearts. Plus, you can find all of these Valentine's Day gift ideas on Amazon, so if you happen to wait until the last minute, you won't be out of luck.
Practical Valentine's Day gift ideas on Amazon
Back Stretcher for Pain Relief
Admit it, we all have that one person who always asks us to crack their back for them. Rather than break yours during the process, gift them with this device that will let them do it solo and offer you some reprieve. With different adjustment levels, they can receive the relaxation they need with this tool, that has also gone viral.
Feryes Makeup Brush Holder
For the Valentine who is always traveling, or takes their brushes on-the-go for touchups at work, gift them with this silicone portable makeup brush holder that makes it easier to commute cleanly. With space for both the slim and tall or wide and chunky brushes, this holder also has a magnetic clasp to ensure no brush gets left behind.
Bamboo Bath Caddy Tray
Give them a spa day at home with this adjustable organizer tray. They can have a drink, read, watch movies and more while releasing tension from a long day.
Flymiro Tri-fold Lighted Vanity Makeup Mirror
Lighting really is everything, especially when getting ready for the day. This makeup mirror magnifies up to three times and features 21 LED lights, so they can get ready anywhere.
Cartman 148-Piece Tool Set
If they've been looking to upgrade their tools, this affordable set might be the way to go. It contains everything they'll need for most repairs around the house, stored in a handy case to make sure nothing goes missing.
She's Birdie Personal Safety Alarm
If your loved one is embarking on a new adventure on their own, like moving to college or starting to "adult" on their own for the first time, gift them with this safety device. With one pull, the alarm's sirens and strobe lights go off, alerting others of their situation.
Leather Toiletry Bag
For those who are always on-the-go or need a toiletry bag to tote cosmetics and other items from gym, work or school and back, gift them with this leather bag from Amazon, that is now on sale for less than $10.
Cozy Valentine's Day gift ideas on Amazon
Zoppen Fleece Belt Bag
Available in four neutral colors, this fleece belt bag is comparable to the Lululemon belt bag we have all tried to get our hands on at one point or another. "It fits plenty of things, is adjustable and comfortable," raved one reviewer.
The Comfy Wearable Blanket
Appropriately named, this cozy, oversized and wearable sherpa hoodie doubles as a blanket for those who are always cold or desire to be more 'comfy.' Available in 18 different colors and patterns, your valentine will love this gift that has "exceeded expectations," according to one reviewer.
Cushionaire Women's Hip Pull-On Boot
Whether they're lounging around the house or running quick errands, these ankle booties have an interior lined with faux fur. Reviewers love them because they truly "keep your feet warm," and are of "great value."
Mockins Natural Himalayan Salt Lamp
Brighten up their decor with this set of two hand-carved Himalayan salt lamps. The brand says it is designed to promote a healthy and relaxing atmosphere at home.
Acelitt Oversized Fuzzy Fleece Sweatshirt
There's nothing like an oversized hoodie to show your loved ones how much you care. This work from home staple is super cozy and has front pockets to make sure they stay nice and warm. It's also available in 25 different colors.
Homesick Love Letters Scented Candle
You can't go wrong with a candle. This love letter-inspired scent boasts notes of vanilla and sandalwood (and almost looks too pretty to light).
Viktor Jurgen Heated Shiatsu Neck and Back Massager
This massager combines kneading and heat to help soothe muscle pain, accelerate muscle recovery and promote better sleep, according to the brand. Who couldn't use some more of that?
Gifts for at-home date night on Amazon
Urban Accents Movie Night Popcorn Set
Spice up movie night (literally!) with this popcorn and popcorn seasoning variety pack, with three different types of popcorn and five seasonings. "There is a flavor to suit every taste," said one reviewer, with others adding that this variety pack is often met with enthusiasm and excitement when gifted.
Flowjo The Couple's Bucket List
For the couples who want to spice up date night, this deck of cards will give you at least 100 ideas (including karaoke duets and movie nights, for starters). Plus, you can organize them all with thanks to the included organizers which separate them by activities that you want to do, are doing and have done. Goodbye, Netflix and chill dates!
Telestrations After Dark Board Game
If the games telephone and Pictionary had a baby, it would be Telestrations. In this image guessing game, one player receives a prompt of what to draw, then it's up to the other players to decode their artwork. Then, the answer is revealed after the final player shows off their masterpiece.
With prompts PG-13 and worse, this game is a "blast," according to one reviewer, with another one adding that it "will have you laughing at what people come up with."
Customized Whiskey Glasses
Customize a set of cocktail glasses with both of your initials that you can toast to your relationship to. For those who prefer a night in rather than out, playing bartender and creating new concoctions makes for the perfect date night.
Mini Bluetooth Projector and Screen
Settle in for date night with a bowl of popcorn and the latest TV show that everyone can't stop buzzing about, thanks to this Bluetooth projector and screen. With the ability to connect to your smartphone, DVD player or laptop, streaming all of your favorite movies is easy and accessible. The "picture quality is excellent" and "setup is very easy," according to one reviewer.
We're Not Really Strangers Couples Edition
You might have played the regular edition of the viral game, "We're Not Really Strangers," but have you played the couples edition? With 150 extra questions meant to bring you closer together, this game is "rewarding and bonding," along with "intense and emotional," according to one reviewer.
Scratch-off Date Night Ideas Deck
Constantly coming up with date night ideas is hard. Now you can just hand over the responsibility to this deck of cards. With categories like 'inside,' 'outside,' 'grub,' 'travel' and more, date night just got a whole lot more interesting. Simply select a card from a category that sounds ideal that night, scratch-off the prompt and follow it. This creative card deck makes date night easy and stress-free.
Kusini Electric Fondue Pot Set
The last thing anyone wants to do after a long day before date night is cook an elaborate meal. Instead, cut up some fruit or lay out your favorite sweets to dip into melted chocolate with this fondue pot. Or place some queso in the middle for a taco night. With settings to melt or keep dips warm, this fondue set comes with four skewers, a plug-in warming base and a dipping and serving tray. Reviewers love this kitchen gadget because it's "fun and easy to use."
Big Blanket Co. Extra Large Throw Blanket
If your love language is building a blanket fort and having a movie marathon, this extra-large throw blanket was made for you. Measuring in at 10 feet by 10 feet, this blanket is larger than a king-sized bed. Reviewers love it because it "feels and looks great" and is "super soft and comfy." Plus, it puts arguments over who's hogging the blanket to rest.
Lovebox Color & Photo Love Note Messenger
Sending love to someone far away this year? Once you connect this unique device to an app on your phone, you can send a photo, message, animation or drawing right to their nightstand. They'll know they have a special message waiting for them once the heart on the front of the box starts to turn — you'll know they received it when they spin the heart back. It's more fun than a text message and is definitely quicker than a card, which makes it a sweet pick for kids, grandparents and long-distance couples alike.
Lovebox Black & White Love Note Messenger
The Lovebox also comes in a black-and-white-style device. It operates in the same way as the color and photo version but can only send messages, drawings and animation sans color.
"I Wrote a Book About You," by M.H. Clark
If you're short on time but want a truly personalized gift, not much beats out writing a book for your loved one. 64 pages full of meaningful prompts that you can fill out, this book can be read whenever they need a mood boost.
Tommy John Men's Second Skin Lounge Jogger Pants
While these lounge pants may be a bit of a splurge, they won't go under-appreciated if your giftee has been wearing the same pajamas for the last few years. The name implies that they're so comfortable you might forget you're even wearing them, and one verified reviewer who gave the bottoms a five-star rating wrote that they "fit beautifully" and feel good on the skin.
Tommy John Women's Lounge Jogger Pants
Ladies don't have to miss out — Tommy John also makes a similar style for women that are made from the same soft and stretchy fabric.
Thoughtfully Gifts The Good Hurt Fuego: A Hot Sauce Gift Set
Hot sauce is a classic gift for a reason. If their meal isn't complete without a little kick, this set can help expand their palate. It includes seven different flavors that are inspired by peppers from around the world, including Garlic Herb, Smoky Bourbon, Garlic Pepper, Chipotle Pepper, Cayenne Pepper, Whiskey Habanero and Ghost Pepper. If the dynamite-inspired packaging is any indicator of the spice levels, gift carefully.
Ullo Wine Purifier
An at-home date night isn't complete without a bottle of wine. While a bottle isn't included with this gadget, the brand says it will enhance the drinking experience from the moment you start pouring. The purifier sits atop your glass or decanter and filters out artificial sulfite preservatives, according to the brand (which some believe are responsible for the morning-after headache or stuffy nose). Removing the preservatives shouldn't affect the quality of the wine — it's actually supposed to help heighten the natural flavors.
Brentwood Cake Pop Maker
If you're celebrating with kids or want to gift an experience this year, why not bake? This cake pop maker can whip up 12 cake pops in just about five minutes, so you can pop them on a stick, decorate them and enjoy. For anyone with a sweet tooth, this might just beat chocolate.
TikTok-Approved gift ideas on Amazon
OCTOBUDDY Silicone Suction Phone Mount
Perfect for remaining hands-free while driving, getting ready, or filming content, this add-on sticks to the back of a phone case, and mounts to any flat surface. Users rated this as a top tech accessory, a "game changer" and the "most handy" phone accessory on TikTok.
Owala Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle
Available in 15 different colors and three sizes — 24-, 32- or 40-ounces — this water bottle was nicknamed the "it" water bottle of 2023 on TikTok. With both a straw attachment and the option to swig and gulp large amounts of water back, gift them with a water bottle that boasts the ability to keep their liquids hot or cold for up to 24 hours.
Drybar High Tops Self-Grip Rollers - NEW
Your teen most likely rolled their eyes out of embarrassment each time you waltzed around the house with these sitting atop your head, yet TikTok is is bringing them back. Gift them with a set of their own, to help achieve a voluminous hair look in less time.
BRONAX Cloud Slippers
This generation's version of the house slipper, TikTok creators and users love this slipper because they're the "comfiest" slides they've purchased. Available in 17 colors and patterns, gift the pair that matches your Valentine's aesthetic the most.
Hauterow Watch Box Case Organizer
For the valentine who almost has you beat in terms of accessories, give him a place to safely store them all with this storage case, which you can choose to include a drawer or not. Featured in this TikTok, this display case is "durable," according to reviewers.
Cryo Cube Ice Roller
If your significant other is a regular on TikTok, they've surely seen this wellness hack on their For You Page at one point in time. Simply fill the container with water, place it in the freezer and by the morning you will be able to de-puff your face with a couple quick swipes. Reviewers love it because it's "easy to use," there's "no mess" and leaves skin "feeling refreshed."
ZYIGI Heatless Curls Hair Rod
With millions of views on TikTok, this heatless curling tool has taken the internet by storm, by providing a time-saving and easy hack. Place the rod on like a headband, and twice strands of hair around it, then secure it into place behind the neck. When they wake up, they'll have curl that required little to no effort at all.
Twelve South AirFly Pro Wireless Transmitter
If wire headphones are their biggest pet peeve when tuning into in-flight entertainment, gift them with this gadget that will allow them to watch their favorite movies with their preferred set of wireless headphones or earbuds. This device plugs into the headphone socket, and pairs to their set.
BaiMei Jade Roller & Gua Sha Set
Surprise the beauty guru in your life with this set that does double duty. The gua sha is used to shape and soothe the jawline, while the roller can help reduce muscle tension and puffiness, according to the brand.