Valentine’s gifts that’ll make you blush


Flowers, candy, and dinner on Valentine’s Day may be romantic and make-out worthy, but this Feb. 14, try titillating the senses with a few new gift ideas. It’s time to spice things up and make your bae’s pulse quicken.

From the sexy to the erotic, we’ve rounded up a few unique pleasure bombs sure to make hearts race and libidos soar.

Ignite fiery passions with a range of THC and CBD products from Torrey Holistics aimed at turning up your sex factor. Try the Arouse mini dose pen ($55) or a Passion dose pin ($100) and administer 2.25 mg doses of THC with every click. The Yummi Karma Love Potion Tincture acts as a natural aphrodisiac with 150 mg of THC, 60 mg of CBD per bottle ($38), which also has guarana, ginseng, maca root, turmeric and damiana leaf mixed in. Sip on the Sensuali-Tea with 7 mg of THC, rose petal, cardamom and hibiscus while nibbling on a THC Dark Chocolate Bar from Kiva Confections (100 mg per bar/5 mg per serving; $25).

10671 Roselle St., #100, 858.558.1420,

Turn up the steam this year with massages, chocolate, champagne and a little one-on-one private time. Book a date at Skinsational Spa and choose from the Couples Rejuvenator, Skinsational Journey or Wellness packages, the latter comes complete with hot stone massages, facials and lunch in suite. Designed specifically for lovebirds, the Romantic Couple’s Suite features dual massage tables, a fireplace and a 12-head Swiss rain shower. All packages come with chocolate, champagne and 30 minutes of alone time in the suite. Pricing starts at $295.

300 Carlsbad Village Dr., Carlsbad, 760.434.8118,

Entice your sweetheart with an evening of dirty talk with this “bacchanalian ode to all things hedonistic.” So Say We All, a literary and performing arts non-profit organization, presents Vamp Dirty Talk Guilty Pleasures on Feb. 28 at Whistle Stop Bar. $5 suggested donation; 21+

2236 Fern St., South Park, 619.284.6784,

Get in the mood with sexy cocktails this Valentine’s Day, courtesy of the Rose Petal Infused Vodka from 619 Spirits. Hand-infused with rose petals from Fresh Origins in San Marcos, the vodka is made from sugar cane, making it naturally gluten free for all types of lovers. Stop in for a Cosmo at the tasting room before evening plans or purchase a bottle for in home libations. $30

3015 Lincoln Ave., North Park, 619.269.2757,

Whether you are in the throes of romantic bliss or going it alone, amp up the heat factor with a range of sex toys by Sweet Vibrations, custom made to bring screams of delight in the bedroom. With names like The Perfect Match, Girl’s Best Friend, and TuLips, the big O is just a buzz away.

Speaking of gratification, for those living the single life this holiday, treat yourself with AquaVie’s Self Love Package. Relax by the rooftop pool at The Westgate Hotel after a 50-minute Elevated Wellness Massage, 50-minute Elevated Custom Facial, and complimentary glass of champagne to help you celebrate your own fabulousness. $199

234 Broadway, downtown, 619.557.3663,