Celebrate National Drink Wine Day by Indulging in These Wine-Themed Products
It’s time to raise your glass because today is National Drink Wine Day! Not to be confused with National Wine Day (May 25), the purpose of this unofficial holiday according to nationaldrinkwineday.org is to "spread the love and health benefits of wine."
When consumed in moderate amounts, wine is noted for its numerous health benefits, among them reduced risk of heart disease, reduced risk of stroke, and a boost to the immune system. With that in mind, it’s time to pop open that bottle of red, white or rosé and celebrate National Drink Wine Day! From wine-inspired skin and hair care lines to tasty Frosé, treat yourself to the ultimate pamper session with these wine-themed products:
Arcona Wine Oil ($58)
Harnessing the anti-aging power of resveratrol—an antioxidant found in the skin of red grapes, this facial oil reverses the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and other visible signs of aging while nourishing it to increase radiance and imporve elasticity. Wine Oil's grape seed oil, rich in linoleic and oleic acids, provides soothing and moisturizing support to the skin. Suitable for all skin types, ideal in dry climates.
Tasting notes: The wine has bright fruit aromatics of strawberry, raspberry and white peach. Taste of watermelon with crisp acidity but not sweet. Wine color is that of healthy sea coral and pale pink lemonade. Pairs well with: brunch. Serve chilled–fridge please!
Boxfox “Cheers to Us” Set ($122)
The perfect gift for the vino lover in your life, this stunning set includes a set of reusable copper tumblers, a copper corkscrew, a Voluspa candle, chocolate, and The Wine Deck of cards. Includes a handwritten note and comes in a keepsake box, wrapped in oxblood ribbon.
2018 Chanmé Frosé ($19.99)
Frosé is a frozen version of rosé wine which has invaded the chicest hot spots around the world: Saint Bart’s, Montauk, Ibiza, Tulum, SoHo, Bali, and the Amalfi Coast. Until now frosé has been created in proprietary batches at individual bars limiting commercial viability. This premium, pre-packaged wine cocktail only uses real rosé wine to create a slushy, tipsy treat. No need for a frozen drink machine or blender. Simply grab a pouch, pop it in the freezer, wait at least two hours, and enjoy. Each container is perfectly portioned in 10-ounce packages for convenient sipping. Just freeze, squeeze and Frosé!
This serum works while you sleep, and contains resveratrol, extracted from Texas winery grapes, ECGC (the active polyphenol in green tea known for abundant antioxidant content), organic gotu kola and chamomile flower extracts, and a host of anti-irritants and antibacterials to promote healing and soothing as you sleep. Reduces fine lines, lightens under eye circles, and makes pores look visibly smaller.
Hask Unwined Collections ($3.99-$8.99)
Whether you’re a red wine, white wine, or rose lover, these wine-inspired beauty collections have something for everyone. From shampoo and conditioner to hair masks and leave-ins, these products will help hair look and feel healthier, shinier and stronger. The perfect treat for indulging in some much-needed self care time!
Pale salmon in color, this light to medium in body wine is made from Négrette, a locally indigenous varietal known for its powerful aromatic qualities. With millions of bottles sold in France and Brazil, Rosé Piscine is made by Pascal Nacenta in southwest France. The French rosé is 100 percent destemmed, fermented for 20 days with cold stabilization at 60 degrees and then filtered. The final product emerges from stainless steel tanks, offering a floral aroma of white flowers and rose and an exotic fruits finish. The packaging concept relies on light colors and the blue of the sea to refer to the beaches of the Mediterranean and the panoramic pools in the hills along the coastline.
Wine Country Botanicals ($20-$50)
Inspired by wine destinations Napa, Santa Barbara and Sonoma, this skin care line features body scrubs, butters and lotions, body washes, candles, fragrances and more that utilize locally sourced lavender and essential oil blends to soothe, hydrate and calm skin. The products also help you feel relaxed, centered, and help you have a more positive sense of well-being.
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Kamala Kirk is a University of Southern California graduate and has been an editor/writer for more than a decade. She has written for E! Online, Total Beauty, TravelAge West, Malibu Times Magazine, and many more. She resides in Los Angeles and is a proud pug mom. Follow her on Instagram: @kamalakirk