13 Must-Have Products under $10 Klaudia Kaczmarek
There’s nothing like scoring an effective beauty product without the buyer’s remorse. Sure, treating yourself to something “high-end” is fun, but with all the fabulous, inexpensive cosmetics on the market, it would be silly to waste all that cash. We rounded up our favorite face, eye, lip and body products that have the look and feel of prestige cosmetics, but are available for just under $10. Your wallet can thank us later.
Alba Botanica Natural ACNEdote Clean ‘n Treat Towelettes Klaudia Kaczmarek
An affordable, natural product that multi-tasks? Sign us up! These moist towelettes act as a cleanser, makeup remover and acne treatment so you keep your skin fresh while tackling pesky breakouts.
$5.99 at natural food stores, Whole Foods Market and albabotanica.com
Face: Jason C-Effects Super-C Cleanser Klaudia Kaczmarek
With its powerful anti-aging ingredients and multi-antioxidant complex, you’d think that this cleanser was sold at department stores. It’s great for fighting free radical damage that may lead to fine lines, wrinkles and uneven skin tone.
$8.89 at natural food stores, Whole Foods Market and Jason-personalcare.com
Face: FLOWER Skincognito Stick Foundation Klaudia Kaczmarek
Drew Barrymore’s makeup line is one of our favorites; the formulas and design are just like its prestige competitors, but a lot friendlier for our wallets. This translucent foundation gives you “second skin” coverage without the cake.
$8.98 at WalMart and WalMart.com
Eyes: Khroma Beauty Whip Lash Mascara Klaudia Kaczmarek
When it comes to sexy eye looks, the Kardashian sisters definitely know a thing or two. That’s why we trust that this mascara will help us recreate their famous doe-eyed look at an affordable price. This one is made with active ingredients that promote lash health while giving you thicker, fuller lashes.
$9.99 at Ulta, CVS and Sears
Eyes: L’Oreal Paris The Super Slim Liner by Infallible Klaudia Kaczmarek
If there is one thing that you don’t have to spend tons of money on, it’s eyeliner. We love the super-slim felt tip of this water-based ink liner. It gives you the perfect cat eye without skipping or smudging.
$8.95 at drugstores and lorealparisusa.com
Lips: L’Oreal Paris Colour Caresse Shine Stain by Colour Riche Klaudia Kaczmarek
Get the high-shine effect of a lip gloss with the color payoff of a long-wear lipstick with this stain from L’Oreal. The luxe packaging will fool your friends into thinking you splurged on a prestige gloss.
$9.99 at drugstores and lorealparisusa.com
Lips: Alba Botanica Hawaiian Lip Gloss Klaudia Kaczmarek
These tropical glosses will make you feel like you’re sitting on the beach sipping a fruity cocktail. They’re flavored and scented, but don’t get confused. They’re still all natural and paraben free.
$4.99 at natural food stores, Whole Foods Market and albabotanica.com
Body: Dead Sea Essentials by Ahava Aloe Vera Cellulite Spa Sponge Klaudia Kaczmarek
This textured sponge is made to help reduce the appearance of cellulite while you shower. It’s infused with Dead Sea minerals that have tons of anti-inflammatory and hydrating benefits. Clean skin and less dimples? We’re all for it.
$9.99 at Target and Target.com
Body: Caswell-Massey Coriander & Mandarin Bar Soap Klaudia Kaczmarek
Love the look and feel of old-school apothecary soaps but can’t bear to spend $20 for a bar? This yummy, triple-milled soap from Caswell Massey is just as beautiful and hydrating. And at just $10 a pop, you can get two for the price of one! The delicate fragrance of coriander and effervescent mandarin is quite soothing, too.
$10 at CaswellMassey.com
Body: Jason Vitamin E Oil 5,000 IU Klaudia Kaczmarek
Body oils feel super luxurious on the skin and have extreme hydrating power. But they can get pricey. This affordable version is packed with vitamin E oil and five essential oils including almond, apricot, avocado, sunflower and wheat germ.
$6.39 at natural food stores, Whole Foods Market and Jason-personalcare.com
Hand: Avalon Organics Lemon Glycerin Hand Soap Klaudia Kaczmarek
If you think all natural hand soaps feel and smell weird, think again. This one is made with 70% organic ingredients and has a delicious citrus scent with a rich, moisturizing formula.
$7.99 at natural food stores, Whole Foods Market and avalonorganics.com