2017 Beauty Must-Haves: Budget Buys That Wow

Samples received for testing are marked with an (*). All unmarked items were purchased by me. 


{Wonder’Lash Volume Colourist Mascara, $7.89}

Wonder’Lash Volume Colourist Mascara claims to darkern bare lashes in about two-weeks for fuller lash look.


{Sally Hansen Vitamin Nail and Cuticle Oil, $5.99}

Sally Hansen Vitamin Nail and Cuticle Oil uses vitamin E to moisturize and strengthen nail beds and cuticles.


{Butter Lipstick from NYX, $6}

Butter Lipstick glides on smooth for full coverage, with a buttery soft satin finish.


{Witch Hazel All Natural Astringent from Dickenson, $7}

Using a toner to remove residual debris, refresh and help balance skin pH post cleansing is very important to any skincare regimen. Dickenson Witch Hazel All Natural Astringent does all of that with its 100% natural, moisturizing formulation. (Still a favorite from 2016!)


{Face Soap & Clarity Facial Wash from Soap & Glory, $12}

This Clarity Facial Wash is 3-in-1 daily vitamin C wash that cleanses and brightens skin with superfruit yuzu and soft scrub-beads.


{Moisturizing Cream from CeraVe, $15.49}

Rebuild the skins moisture barrier with a Moisturizing Cream that deeply penetrates the skin leaving it hydrated and supple.


{Biotin plus Keratin from Up & Up (Target), $6.99}

Strengthen hair, skin and nails from the inside out with a Biotin plus Keratin vitamin blend. Everyone knows about biotin but, keratin is an essential piece that is often missing. Keratin helps support the structural integrity of hair, skin and nails.  Target created this blend and it has been very popular. You may not find it in store but, it is still available online.


{Micellar Cleansing Water from Simple, $7.99}

Micellar Cleansing Water is all the rage right now. This formula contains vitamins B3 and C, and Triple Purified Water to removing make-up, dirt, impurities and unclog pores and hydrate skin.

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