Looking fabulous this season doesn’t need to cost a bomb. From super pigmented eyeshadows to long-lasting lipsticks, there’s plenty of great value products that won’t let you down.
Whatever your festivity, whether it’s a work Christmas party or family gathering, there’s a beauty fix for it, and you don’t even have to spend £5!
Here’s our edit of the best beauty bargains that are perfect for Christmas:
Lasting Finish Lipstick in Heart Breaker, £4.99, Rimmel
You can’t go wrong with a festive red lip and this affordable lippy has up to 8 hours of wear – perfect for surviving a Christmas party. The smooth creamy texture is nourishing on your lips and doesn’t dry them out. We love this show-stopping shade – and for less then £5, it’s an absolute bargain.
Barry M Glitter Nail Paint, £2.99 each
Nothing says Christmas like glitter. If you’re looking to embrace sparkles this season (but you don’t want to go over the top), then opt for a glittery nail. With 10 shades to choose from, these Barry M Glitter polishes are perfect for all kinds of festivities.
BUY NOW for £2.99 from Barry M at Boots
Max Factor Kohl Eyeliner Pencil, £4.99 Max Factor
Mastering a smokey eye doesn’t have to cost a small fortune, as the high street has excellent alternatives to high-end products. This Kohl pencil can be used to define and shape your eyes and is the perfect texture to smudge along the eyelid.
Colour Tattoo in Eternal Gold, £4.99, Maybelline
Gold eye make-up is perfect for Christmas. This brilliant gel eyeshadow is creamy on the skin plus it’s super pigmented for a vibrant colour that doesn’t fade as the day goes on! For the ultimate festive combination, team it with a bold red lipstick and generous amounts of mascara.
Golden Lights Highlighter, £3.00, Makeup Revolution
Party season is the perfect time to invest in a good highlighter, so you can add some extra shimmer to your skin. This product may be small but it’s incredibly pigmented, so you can achieve a beautiful festive glow in a matter of seconds. For maximum impact, apply to your brow bones, cheekbones and anywhere the light would naturally hit your face.
Hair Touch Up
Root touch up, 4.99, Nice’n Easy
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Sometimes it’s easy to forget about your hair amongst the hustle and bustle, but it’s important not to neglect it this party season. However, you don’t need to book in a professional appointment to give your hair some TLC, as this at-home root touch up kit comes in at less than £5 and lasts up to 3 weeks!
BUY NOW for £4.99 from Nice’n Easy