Saturday, 15 June 2013

My Top 5...Make Up Items Under £5

Hi everyone,
So I'm a bit of a bargain hunter and don't like paying a lot for a product when there's something cheaper out there that does the same job or even a better job!
So here are my Top 5 make up items for under £5!

Barry M Lip Gloss in Toffee - £4.49
I think this has to be my favourite lip gloss ever and is under a fiver! It's a smooth, non sticky gloss which just provides a hint of subtle, neutral colour. It also smells sweet and sugary like toffee! The names of these glosses aren't on the packaging but they are numbered and this is number 2.
Collection Lasting Perfection Concealer - £4.19
This concealer is such a hyped up product within the blogging world but I believe this product is totally worth the hype! If you need a high/full coverage concealer this could be the one for you, I don't use this under my eyes and it can cake up a bit, but it is fantastic for covering blemishes and pigmentation. I have the shade Light.
Maybelline Color Tattoo in On and on Bronze - £4.99
My most used cream eye shadow, perfect for everyday wear on it's own and fantastic for using as a base. I don't really know how to describe this shade properly as it looks more special than you'd expect and like you've put more effort in to your eye make up than you actually have. I just apply this with my ring finger and blend it out with a bit of UD's WOS eye shadow.
MUA Blusher in Bon Bon - £1
I recently bought this from Superdrug and have totally fallen in love with it. I was after a natural blush and I think this one is perfection. It's pretty damn pigmented and blends really nicely, perfect for a novice at using blusher, such as myself.
Rimmel Scandaleyes Eyeliner in Nude - £3.99
This liner is a total gem! I love wearing this in my water line to brighten up my eyes and look a bit more awake. This product is also quite unique as there aren't many drugstore nude eyeliners, so also an absolute bargain.
What's your favourite make up item for under a fiver?
Thanks for reading,


  1. I like the scent and feel of barry m glosses too. some nice picks :)

  2. omg i forgot about mua i need to order some

    1. Definitely worth doing so for the price! xx

  3. Nice choices, I love the Maybelline colour tattoo shades, xoxo.