Must Have Budget Friendly Beauty Products

2020 has taken an economic toll on most of us and buying luxury beauty products may not be in our budgets. Luckily there are outstanding options available at affordable prices. I am so excited to be sharing my: Must Have Budget Friendly Beauty Products with you 🙂

These products will leave you scratching your head. Wondering why you were spending so much in the first place. 

Let’s start with skincare:

Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Retinol Oil and Regenerating Cream

Rapid Winkle Repair Retinol Oil – $30

Retinol’s can cost an arm and a leg ! I am so happy to be sharing this budget friendly option with you.

Retinol is a form of Vitamin A that delivers outstanding anti aging properties.

What does Retinol do:

  • Retinol reduces the appearance of stubborn fine lines and wrinkles
  • Enhances your skins natural glow

I am blown away by the oil texture of this product. On top of all the anti-aging benefits the oil is extremely hydrating. Apply this product at night and let it work its magic while you sleep.

You can get yours here: Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Retinol Oil

Neutrogena Regenerating Cream – $30

Pair your Retinol oil with this incredible Moisturizer for the ultimate anti-aging combo. You can use this moisturizer day and night.

  • This rich moisturizing cream delivers hyaluronic acid and the highest concentration of Accelerated Retinol SA deep into skin’s surface quickly and effectively.
  • Smooth the surface of your skin and instantly plump with moisture rich replenishers.
  • So effective, 100% of women had noticeable results in just one week.

Moving on to a budget friendly self care option that will blow you away!

Aveeno Oat Masks – $15.00

These oat masks are absolutely amazing and I guarantee you will adore them. They come in 3 amazing options. Pick the one that you feel is more specific for your skin type and concerns. Or snag all 3 and use them as you feel your skin needs them.

These masks are enriched with prebiotic oats and super seed extracts which, deeply nourish and pamper our skin.

Use the:

  • Pumpkin Seed Extract option to soothe and moisturize your skin.
  • Moringa seed extract to detox ,remove impurities and invigorate your skin.
  • Pomegranate seed extract to enhance your skins natural vitality and glow.

Now that our skin is looking hydrated and refreshed. Let’s talk about budget friendly makeup.

Burts Bees Goodness Glows Tinted Moisturizer -$16.99

The Burt’s Bees tinted moisturiser is outstanding ! It provides my skin with the perfect amount of coverage while keeping it hydrated and nourished throughout the day. 

This is the ideal product for every day use! Available in 6 stunning universal shades this is ideal for your daily coverage needs.

Physicians Formula Butter Collection x Weylie Hoang – $24.99

I have been a huge fan of the Physicians Formula Butter Bronzer for years now. It is the dreamiest texture and the most stunning bronzer.

They currently have a limited edition face palette available. You need to run out and get immediately. This palette is in collaboration with social media sensation Weylie Hoang and is inspired by her laid back SoCal vibe.

The palette contains 2 Butter Bronzers, 2 Butter Blushes (exclusive shades) and 2 Butter Highlighters (exclusive shades) for just a few dollars more than the price as a single Butter Bronzer making it a great drugstore buy!

Get yours here : Physicians Formula Butter Collection Palette

Key Ingredients:

The butter face products are such a huge sensation because of their key ingredients. The products are formulated with:

  • Murumuru, Cupuaca and Tucuma butters.
  • Essential fatty acids, pro vitamins.
  • Ultra refined pearls and soft focus pigments.
  • These ingredients make for the most sublime texture and gorgeous application.

The palette is exclusive to Shoppers Drugmart and can be found online or in stores.

L’oreal Age Perfect Hydrating Core Lipstick

  •  Luminous lipstick that hydrates without feathering
  • Ultra-nourishing core for long wear hydration
  • Formulated with Pro-Vitamin B5
  • Suitable for mature & sensitive lips
  • Available in 10 luminous shades that don’t feather, just flatter

Get yours here: L’Oreal Age Perfect lipsticks

Essence Lash Princess Mascara – $4.99

Give your lashes the royal treatment with the Essense Lash Princess Mascara !

This mascara is an absolute steal at $4.99 you will not believe your eyes (pun) at the results.

Get longer thicker looking lashes instantly. This Mascara doesn’t clump or flake either !

Inspired cobra brush is specially shaped to lift, separate, and cover each individual lash for the most majestic volume.

I also love that it’s cruelty free and opthalmologically tested.

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I hope you love these products as much as I do! Please let me know if you give them a try.

Shira Ben toronto blogger

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