If you’ve blown your budget on some gorgeous spring dresses (and who can blame you?) put your beauty must-haves on the drugstore budget. Here are a few of our fave brands, at much, much less than department store brands. ALL under twenty bucks!
Patchology FlashPatch Lip Gels (5 pack for $15 at Patchology.com) – Kiss dry lips goodbye with these highly advanced cooling and refreshing translucent hydrogel patches, which accelerate the delivery of nourishing ingredients for softer, smoother, more youthful-looking lips.
eos Visibly Soft Lip Balm ($3 at drugstores) – Get noticeably softer lips in a flash with Visibly Soft Lip Balms, which are enriched with natural conditioning oils, moisturizing shea butter and antioxidant vitamins C & E. Available in Vanilla Mint, Coconut Milk, Blackberry Nectar.
NKD SKN Pre-Shower Tan ($19.95 at drugstores) – Who knew you could get a gorgeous tan in the shower? Simply apply Pre-Shower Tan, shower after 10 minutes and watch your gorgeous, natural-looking tan develop gradually over 4-8 hours. It is made with a 100% certified organic DHA and infused with organic ingredients including raspberry, melon and aloe vera to nourish the skin for a smooth, soft, hydrated finish without streakiness, stickiness or smell!
UMBERTO Beverly Hills Collagen Pre-Shampoo Treatment ($9.99 at Target) – A revolutionary new therapy that repairs damaged hair from the inside out. Used on dry hair – before you shampoo – the hydrolyzed collagen plumps the hair cuticle with protein, transforming rough, damaged hair into smooth, silky, youthful-looking hair. The collagen complex also seals the surface of the hair, eliminating frizz and smoothing the hair, leaving a healthy shine.