Bargain beauty
Looking good doesn’t have to cost the earth.

Just ask the thrifty beauty shoppers who are shunning luxe beauty treats for brilliantly affordable best-sellers.

From gorgeously glowing skin, to glossy lustrous locks – there is a whole raft of wallet-friendly products out there.

Here are some of the best bargain beauty goodies about.

Sumptuous skin
It’s a beauty classic beloved for its brilliant moisturising benefits. And what’s so brilliant about Palmers Cocoa Butter Lotion is that its iconic popularity hasn’t affected its price. The rich creamy lotion is made from pure cocoa butter enriched with Vitamin E, so it’s ideal for softening and relieving dry skin. Plus it’s renowned for helping to smooth and blend marks and scars.

Kissable lips
For a perfectly plump pout look no further than best-selling Vaseline Lip Therapy tins. Perfect for keeping lips healthy and protected from the elements, they come in original, Aloe Vera and Rose & Almond Oil.

Glossy locks
If it’s super-soft locks you’re after, why not try using a super gentle product such as Johnson’s Baby Shampoo which boasts an inimitable hypo-allergenic formula that cleanses hair without stripping it of any essential oils. To keep your tresses perfectly coiffed, give your baby-soft hair a good spritz with Elnett Hairspray, which is not only a hair hero but also purse-friendly.

Luscious lashes
Luxe mascaras are all very well but if it’s super volume you want, why not reach for a budget best-seller such as Maybelline The Falsies Volum’ Express which delivers luscious lashes for less. For a party look, try Eylure Naturalites False Lashes, which will give your look a dash of drama.

Flawless skin
Super-luminous skin shouldn’t cost the earth. Infallible Foundation by L’Oreal Paris sells millions for good reason – it gives a gorgeous glowing complexion. © Cover Media