20 Affordable Skincare Products Under $20
Who said the drugstore couldn’t dish out some amazing products for clear, smooth skin? Make the most of your money, and invest in some affordable skin-loving products which won’t break the bank!
Nuxe Baume Levres Ultra-Nourishing Lip Balm, $19.99
A luxurious product packed with skin-loving nutrients to repair damaged and dry lips. The subtle grapefruit, lemon, and honey fragrance makes the perfect lip balm which can be applied at any time of day.
La Roche-Posay Thermal Water, $9.99
Just one spray of thermal water restores the pH levels in your skin, and is perfect for combating redness and inflammation. Use as a gentle toner to prep skin for makeup and moisturiser, or simply as a touch-up throughout the day.
Nivea Daily Essentials Regenerating Night Cream, $9.74
Use on your face and neck every night to nourish skin, and keep everything hydrated as you sleep. The rich formula is packed with vitamins and natural lotus extract to keep skin smooth and supple.
Sukin Hydrating Mist Toner, $9.99
An alcohol-free formula which tones skin, and minimises pores without additional irritation. Best for hot days, long flights, or simply used to cool tired and dry skin.
Avene Cicalfate Restorative Skin Cream, $15.99
A rich formula which is soothes dry skin, and helps to heal redness or acne sores. Fragrance-free which is perfect for those who suffer from sensitive skin.
Puretopia Instant Moisture Skin Quenching Protecting SPF15, $10.49
The lightweight formula makes it easy to apply a generous amount of SPF for maximum protection against the sun. Use under your foundation without fear of creating a dreadful white cast on your face.
Antipodes Deliverance Kowhai Flower Hand Cream, $19.99
Treat your hands to a luxurious cream which locks in moisture, and helps even sensitive skin.
PanOxyl Acne Gel 10, $12.99
Apply just a tiny bit of the formula onto a cotton bud then concentrate on irritable acne spots to heal them in just a matter of hours. Make sure you remove the product well – follow up with a gentle cleanser and moisturiser to keep skin clean.
Garner Micellar Cleansing Water, $11.99
An alternative to makeup wipes, use this gentle water to remove your makeup and clean skin without needing to rinse. Apply onto a cotton pad, and smooth over skin for best results.
Milk & Co by Lindy Klim Face Cleanser, $16.99
Cleanse your skin and remove your makeup with this lightweight cleansing gel. Simply let it foam up, and apply onto your face and neck. Then wash off with tepid water, and pat your face dry with a towel.
Yes To Tomatoes Acne Spot Stick, $14.95
Use on your blemishes to safely reduce redness and scarring before going to bed. The gentle formula contains salicylic acid which helps to break down acne and blackheads instantly.
ModelCo Rosehip + Luxury Facial Oil Hydrate & Balance, $13.99
Packed with skin-loving antioxidants, use just 3 drops on your entire face to lock-in moisture and hydration. Free from synthetic ingredients, harmful chemicals, and parabens.
Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Line Smoothing Eye Cream, $10.39
A gentle, hydrating cream which soothes the under-eye area without irritating the skins pH levels. Use around the entire eye area both day and night for best results.
QV Intensive Body Moisturiser, $8.49
If you suffer from dry hands during the winter, then this is your lifesaver! QV have an extra rich formula for people suffering from extremely dry hands and legs. The clear gel is fragrance-free, and sinks into the skin almost instantly.
Natio Facial Cleansing Gel, $16.95
Ideal for all skin types, wash your face every morning and night with a gentle cleansing gel. It removes impurities such as bacteria and makeup without leaving skin feeling dry.
Burt’s Bees Lemon Butter Cuticle Creme, $11.24
Treat your dry cuticles with a nourishing cream before painting your nails. The quick-drying formula is perfect if you’re on-the-go, and leaves nails looking bright and soft.
Puretopia Refresh & Balance Hydrating Soothing Mist & Toner, $10.49
A lightweight toner which features soothing aloe vera and witch hazel to purify skin in no-time. Just a quick spray over the face or into a cotton pad is the best way to use this product.
Swisspers Rosehip Rejuvenating Facial Cleansing Wipes, $6.29
A quick and easy way to remove makeup, and cleanse your skin all-in-one! The gentle rosehip oil formula soothes tired skin, and helps to hydrate dry patches or dehydrated areas.
Formula 10.0.6 Skin Clarifying Mud Mask, $8.99
Treat your skin to a luxury mud mask which minimises pores, and clears away blackheads in one motion. The sweet-smelling product is also perfect for all skin types.
Swisse Maracuja Face Oil, $19.99
The Marajuca passionfruit seed oil helps to brighten dull skin, and nourish any dry patches due to sun damage.
Image via Vivianna Does Makeup