Out of the whole year January is probably the only month where you really feel the pinch and find that looking at your bank balance brings you out in a sweat. With companies often paying you early in December and Christmas presents wiping you out there’s often not much left after paying your bills. So what do you do if you’re dying to treat yourself to a new lipstick or mascara? I’ve scoured the web to find some fabulous beauty treats that are all £10 or under.
MUA matte lipstick in Pouty Pink
A great bargain at only £1.00 and perfect if you’re after a matte finish.
Grab it for £1.00
MUA Hide & Conceal kit
Fed up of dark circles? This creamy concealer by MUA comes in three shades -fair, natural and almond and will cover up any imperfections.
Grab it for £1.00
Carmex classic wild pot
Soothe your lips with this leopard print style pot. Used by makeup artists around the world, the formula moisturises and relieves sore lips leaving them looking healthy and cared for.
Natural Collection cream blusher
Get a natural glow wiht Natural Collection cream blusher. Available in 4 shades.
Grab it for £1.99
Natural Collection brow gel
Tame and fill in those brows to shape your eyes. Available in two shades, dark and medium brown.
Get it for £1.99
Miss Sporty Clubbing Colour in My Tender Cocoon
This is such a pretty colour and is perfect for bringing out the girly girl in you. It dries in less than 1 minute and has a gorgeous high shine finish.
Available for £1.99
Eylure Brow shapers
If you’re looking for perfect brows but really can’t afford the salon after Christmas then you might want to take a look at Eylure Brow Shapers. The perfect alternative to tweezing, they can be used above and below the brow line to create perfectly shaped brows.
Garnier Express 2 in 1 eye makeup remover
Fed up of having to rub your makeup off every night, especially when you’re wearing stubborn mascara that just won’t budge? The 2 in 1 eye makeup remover has a double action formula which removes even waterproof mascara without having to rub. It’s also enriched with Arginine which will care for your lashes.
Grab it for £2.33
Barry M matte lip paint
Another pretty matte lipstick that has intense pigmented colour in a creamy formulation. Designed with a velvet matte finish so it won’t dry out your lips.
Get it for £2.45
Superdrug False Lashes Intense Volume edition
Get amazing volume and dramatically lengthened lashes with the Intense Volume collection. It comes with eyelash glue and is suitable for contact lens wearers.
Get it for £2.79
Makeup Revolution strobe highlighter in Gold Addict
Get a natural illumination on you skin with the highlight from Gold Addict. The highlighter is buildable and can be applied wet or dry for different effects.
MUA Professional 6 shades palette in Rusted Wonders
NYX Professional makeup whipped lip and cheek souffle
A great double ended product for lips and cheeks, perfect for when you’re low on pennies. Available in 8 lovely shades
Get it for £3.00