After the best-selling but affordable beauty products on a budget? We've got you. This carefully-curated countdown of LOOKFANTASTIC's biggest beauty bargains will shock and amaze, including fan-favourite brands like The Ordinary and PIXI. From skincare to cosmetics and right around to haircare, this ultimate list contains the biggest hitters from each category. You won't believe what you can get for a tenner.
1.The Ordinary Salicylic Acid 2% Solution 30mlOf course this list would start with The Ordinary. Named as the desert island beauty product for numerous skincare influencers, the best-selling The Ordinary Salicylic Acid 2% Solution formula only costs a draw-dropping £5.10! Harnessing the power of advanced science and active ingredients, this lightweight serum works to unclog congested skin, for a more balanced, even complexion. It's a no-brainer. Love The Ordinary? Check out their medium coverage serum foundation that everyone's talking about.
2.PIXI Glow Tonic 100mlFuelled by a blend of 5% Glycolic Acid, this glow-giving formula uplifts dirt, impurities and leftover makeup from the skin, leaving a detoxified surface. The high concentration of Glycolic Acid is offset by a blend of Aloe Vera, as this toner simultaneously purifies and calms the skin. If you're considering adding a toner into your skincare routine but you're not sure what to buy - the Pixi Glow Tonic is your girl.
3.Dr. PAWPAW Original Balm 10mlThe bestselling multi-tasking Balm, the Dr. PAWPAW Original Balm can be used on the lips, skin and hair to replenish moisture wherever needed. Formulated with naturally nourishing ingredients including Aloe and Papaya, the hydrating balm is bursting with anti-oxidants that help to repair damaged cells and protect against environmental aggressors. Effective in taming flyaways, brow grooming, nail nourishment and sunburn relief, the list is endless!
4.Revolution Skincare Ceramides Moisture Lotion 236mlDesigned to nourish and protect the skin's natural barrier, this cheap and cheerful moisturiser from Revolution skincare is your answer to a healthy microbiome. Powered by five ceramides and hyaluronic acid, this formula infuses the complexion with moisture for up to 24 hours of soft, supple skin. Plus, it's suitable for sensitive skin types!
5.Maybelline Instant Anti Age Eraser Concealer 6.8ml (Various Shades)
Maybelline Instant Anti Age Eraser Concealer 6.8ml (Various Shades)4.52 Stars 284 Reviews£8.99Erase any imperfections with the Maybelline Instant Anti Age Eraser Concealer. Armed with a handy sponge, the concealer effortlessly applies to your problem area and seamlessly blends. Bridging the gap between skincare and makeup, this concealer is even infused with Goji Berry to hydrate the skin, ensuring a flawless finish. It's not just us who thinks it's great, here's one verified customer's glowing review:
"Trust me I have tried lots of different and much more expensive concealers but none are as good." (03/03/21 by Melt84)
6.Waken Mouthwash Peppermint 500mlMake your teeth minty fresh the eco-friendly way with Waken's award-winning Peppermint Mouthwash. Gentle yet effective, this formula is alcohol-free to clean your mouth without leaving a burning sensation. Not only is this mouthwash vegan and cruelty-free, but its also housed in sustainable packaging made from recycled plastic.
7.NYX Professional Makeup Matte Bronzer (Various Shades)As much as we'd all love to stay beautifully bronzed all year long, sometimes we need a little help. Luckily, NYX's Professional Makeup Matte Bronzer has got you covered. Sweeping effortlessly over the complexion, this super pigmented formula graces the skin with a sun-kissed, natural-looking glow. Thanks to a velvety texture, the bronzer melts into the complexion, ensuring flawless, long lasting wear.
8.Cantu Shea Butter for Natural Hair Sulfate-Free Cleansing Cream Shampoo 400ml
Cantu Shea Butter for Natural Hair Sulfate-Free Cleansing Cream Shampoo 400ml4.61 Stars 31 Reviews£7.00A sulphate-free, lightweight, non-stripping and moisturising shampoo? It almost sounds too good to be true! Meet the award-winning Cantu Shea Butter for Natural Hair Cleansing Cream Shampoo - the hair product that has it all. Fuelled by pure Shea Butter, this hydrating formula cleanses the hair without stripping the strands of their essential oils. A must-have for those who have natural hair and experience unwanted frizz or dryness, this formula strives to minimise breakage and create the optimum environment for growth. To top it all off, it's even free from silicones, parabens and mineral oil.
9.St. Tropez Self Tan Classic KitGet the faux glow for less with this purse-friendly tanning kit from cult-favourite brand St. Tropez. Featuring their Classic Bronzing Mousse and a Luxe Tanning Mitt, this set is designed to help you achieve a natural-looking glow that will last up to 10 days. Created with innovative fragrance technology to banish biscuity notes and aloe vera to nourish skin, this lightweight, streak-free formula works to provide an even glow from head to toe.
10.Garnier Ultimate Blends Hair Food Coconut Oil 3-in-1 Frizzy Hair Mask Treatment 390ml
Garnier Ultimate Blends Hair Food Coconut Oil 3-in-1 Frizzy Hair Mask Treatment 390ml4.59 Stars 39 Reviews£6.99Designed for dry, damaged and brittle hair in desperate need of some TLC, the Garnier Ultimate Blends Hair Food Coconut Oil 3-in-1 Treatment is packed with reparative power. Fuelled by a blend of Coconut and Macadamia, the formula works to replenish the hair's moisture levels and reinstate strength. Emerge from the shower with sleeker, shinier and softer locks than ever before. After more top beauty tips? Check out our editors' top beauty hacks. [post_card id="1"]
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