Post by Hannah Tyrrell

As you’ll know, we absolutely love our luxury beauty brands. Working with Laura Mercier, Charlotte Tilbury, Perricone MD, Make Up For Ever and more means we get to experience true beauty innovation, every day. But, when it comes to budgeting, most of us can’t afford the top brands all the time. So, with that in mind, we’ve put together a list of our 5 beauty saviours that’ll have you looking a million quid for under a fiver!

Sleek – Matte Me Lip Cream

Matte finishes are still a popular choice for lipstick fans, and these Sleek Makeup beauties are a great option if you’re on a budget. Perfect for injecting a pop of spring colour into your look, they’re available in fourteen stunning shades, including peaches, pinks, purples and reds. The liquid formula is a great option for flawless application, while the finish is long-lasting and comfortable to wear. What more could you want for just £4.99?!

NYX Professional Makeup – Extra Creamy Round Lipstick

NYX are undoubtedly the kings of good quality, inexpensive makeup. For an everyday lip colour, their Extra Creamy Round Lipstick provides a velvet texture and long-wearing colour, in 10 super wearable shades. The bonus? It’s a steal at just £4!

Lipstick novice? Check out our 9 Top Lipstick Tips for flawless application!

NYX Professional Makeup – Slim Lip Pencil

To go with your gorgeous NYX lippy, these Slim Lip Pencils glide onto the lip with ease and resist bleeding. Buttery and non-drying, they’re available in a whopping 25 shades and are priced at just £3!

Bonus? If you catch them quick, you can get them for just £1.80 each at Feel Unique. Go, go, go!

Rimmel – Brow This Way with Argan Oil

Hold your brows in place with this quick fix Rimmel Brow This Way gel. Fade and smudge proof, it comes in blonde, medium, dark brown and clear, and is designed to sculpt and define brows with a simple sweep. Enriched with Argan Oil, it also helps to keep your brows healthy and delicious. For only £4.49, we can’t find fault!

Make it your resolution to rock a strong brow game this year with our Brow This Way collection 👊

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Garnier Skin Naturals – Micellar Cleansing Water

We couldn’t do a beauty piece without touching on makeup removal. Cleansers can be expensive and it can be hard to find the right one for you. A great allrounder, micellar cleansing waters are gentle, effective and fuss-free. Garnier’s offering includes an oil-infused product for sensitive skin, a combination/sensitive formula and their hit classic for super sensitive skin. Soak a cotton pad and sweep over the face for next-level cleansing (and it’s yours from £4.99 for 400ml)…

Grab it quick and you can get it from just £3.30 at Feel Unique. Bargain!