Valentine’s Day & Week Are Overrated. Do You Know About Anti-Valentine’s Week?

The season of love and cupid shooting arrows is over. For those who were bothered with too much love in the air, your time has come. As the people who don’t enjoy Valentine’s Day or are single or recently went through a breakup finally have something fun and amazing to celebrate. Confused? Well, right after Valentine’s Day, people gear up to celebrate Anti-Valentine’s Week. Yes, you read that right. So, if you feel like you’ve had too much of Valentine’s week and want a detox, Anti-Valentine’s Week might be a fun way to do the same.

Here is the list of fascinating days that you might have missed out on

Slap Day – February 15

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The first day of Anti-Valentine’s Week is Slap Day, and it starts a day after Valentine’s Day on February 15. People who want to slap their ex who cheated on them or break their hearts, the day is for you. Don’t slap in a literal way, but you can throw away your feelings. 

Kick Day – February 16

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After Slap Day, comes Kick Day, the second day of Anti-Valentine’s Week. It falls on February 16. It is the perfect occasion to kick away all the negativity and bad vibes from your life left behind by your ex.

Perfume Day – February 17

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The third day of Anti-Valentine Day is Perfume Day. It falls on February 17. Perfume Day is all about treating yourself and feeling good while doing the same. So, go out and splurge on that bottle of aroma that you have been dreaming over, but didn’t dare spend on.

Flirting Day – February 18

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Perfume Day is followed by Flirting Day. The fourth day of Anti-Valentine’s Week falls on February 18. If you want to ask someone out or have been waiting to use that pickup line on someone you like, this is your time.

Confession Day – February 19 

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Confession always lowers the burden of guilt, and no better day than February 19 for that. This is the day to confide your feelings, be it positive or anti-feelings to your significant other. So, don’t wait for the right time. Go on and confess to your mistakes that you have realized or confess your feelings for that special person.

Missing Day – February 20

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After all the anger, negativity, extravagance and confessions are done, here comes Missing Day on February 20. Missing that special person (friend, crush, family)? Pick up your phone and tell the person that you miss them and disclose whatever you feel. Always great for someone to know that they are being missed.   

Breakup Day – February 21

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Finally, the grand finale to the Anti-Valentine Week is the exact opposite of Valentine’s Day. It’s Breakup Day. The day when the whole cycle of love and hate finally comes to an end is on February 21. Whether you want to break up with a person or you simply break up with a bad lifestyle/habit, this is your day.

Hence, the third week of February shows a more grim but realistic picture than all that mushy romance. So, this week is dedicated to all the singles and/or couples who need a break from all the maudlin notes of love. 

So, don’t hesitate to celebrate this week with yourself. Pamper yourself with books, food, movies or adventure trips. 

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