Tuesday 29 March 2016

4 Budget Beauty Skincare Must Haves!

I've been loving experimenting with skincare recently; reading up about it, finding new additions to my skincare collection and just loving skincare products in general and so today I thought I would write up a post to round up 4 of my budget beauty skincare must haves! I know that finding budget skincare can be quite tricky and a lot of the great skincare products out there are not within most people's budgets! I'm going to talk you through 4 skincare products I couldn't live without and I think are very budget friendly! 

Garnier Micellar Water £4.99 - You're probably all absolutely sick of hearing me talk about this stuff but I honestly do not know what I would do without it. It's the best make-up remover I've ever tried. I use it morning and night on my skin and it's just the best stuff ever! If you've not tried a micellar water before or you've not found one that suits your skin, please give this one a try! It's so quick and simple to use and it is honestly my all time favourite skincare product and I recommend it to everybody. 

Garnier Micellar Cleansing Wipes £3.49 - We all know that make-up wipes aren't too great for your skin and I must say I am actually really good when it comes to looking after my skin. I'm not usually one to use make-up wipes but we all have that odd day where we simply cannot be bothered to do anything more that use a make-up wipe to remove the day's make-up. I usually have this when I've been on a night out and all I want to do is get into bed, there's no time for messing around with cleansing! I've tried so many make-up wipes in the past and these ones are definitely my favourite. They don't leave my skin feeling dry and irritated like most wipes do as I've got quite sensitive skin. I always have a packet in my drawer just incase I need them and these are my favourite ones! 

The Body Shop Vitamin E Eye Cream £12.00 - You may be wondering why I'm featuring a £12 product in this blogpost? I understand that £12 may not exactly be considered as 'budget friendly' however I honestly think that the quality and quantity of this eye cream isn't too bad for the price. I'm fussy when it comes to eye creams but this is the one I always find myself coming back to. I'll always love products from The Body Shop as I feel like I trust them as a brand to only use great ingredients in their products and eyes are a delicate area that I want to take care of. You need the tiniest amount of this eye cream as a little goes a long way. Eye creams can be expensive, especially decent ones, however I feel like this is a great quality cream for a price that isn't going to break the bank. 

LUSH Eau Roma Water £4.50 - Another skincare staple of mine! I think I'm on my third bottle of this stuff now, I just can't get enough of it. It's a very gentle toning water that you can spritz straight onto your skin or onto a cotton pad to remove any last traces of make-up and it leaves your skin feeling super hydrated! It's got such a calming scent thanks to the lavender and rose water and it's a lovely product to add into your evening skincare routine. I honestly use this product every single day without a doubt, I just love the way it leaves my skin feeling so refreshed and hydrated. I think I might have to purchase the large bottle of this next time I run out! 

What are your budget friendly skincare must haves? 

Lots of love x


  1. I swear by the Garnier micellar water and the Lush eau roma water. They are a god send to my skin, so much so, that I have them both in full and travel size. I never knew that there were makeup wipes based off the micellar water so I will definitely be picking them up next time I'm in boots or Superdrug as we all have lazy days where we skimp on our skincare. I find simple to also be a great affordable skin care brand!

    Ruby xoxo

    1. They're both amazing right! Thank you very much for reading and taking time to comment xx

  2. I love the Garner Micellar Water, I think I'm on my 4th bottle... The Weleda Skin Food (£7.95) is amazing! I feel like nobody has ever heard of it, but it's a really heavy moisturiser for hands/feet/face - I use this on really dry patches and it makes the feel super hydrated! (http://www.naturisimo.com/products.cfm?id=1062&query=weleda+skin+food&gclid=CPDrzsf14sUCFTHHtAodJW0AlA)

    Katie | katieemmabeauty.com

  3. Lovely skincare products!❤ The body shop eye cream is good? And can you write down the moisturizer you use 👌 thank you xx

  4. Lovely skincare products!❤ The body shop eye cream is good? And can you write down the moisturizer you use 👌 thank you xx