We often hear people say that healthy food is “so expensive.” But, in reality, it doesn’t have to be. Eating healthy on a budget is totally doable—you just have to shop smarter.

Start by checking out these 28 cheaper alternatives for your favorite pantry staples, snacks, and supplements. While they don’t boast the price tags of their counterparts, you are guaranteed the same quality, giving you the most bang for your buck. Plus, if you shop any (or all) of these right here, right now, it’ll save you a drive to the grocery story, too. See? You’re a budgeting pro already!

1. If you want the Lotus Foods Rice Ramen
TRY: 7Grains Company Yellow Soybean Protein Pasta, on sale at P144 (limited time only)

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2. If you want the Pereg Red Grain Quinoa
TRY: ASAB Organics Red Quinoa, on sale at P190 (limited time only)

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3. If you want the Woodstock Whole Cashews
TRY: ASAB Organics Split Cashew, on sale at P128 (limited time only)

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4. If you want the Yogi Turmeric Chai
TRY: Bendurya Guyabano Herbal Tea with Turmeric, on sale at P162 (limited time only)

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5. If you want the Wholesome Organic Honey
TRY: Bzzz PH Honey (350ml), on sale at P252 (limited time only)

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6. If you want the KIND Dark Chocolate Cherry Cashew
TRY: Carman’s Dark Choco and Cranberry Bar, on sale at P51 (limited time only)

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7. If you want the CLIF Builder’s Protein
TRY: Hammer Nutrition Chocolate Peanut Hammer Vegan Protein Bar, on sale at P135 (limited time only)

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8. If you want the Cadia Lightly Salted Roasted Seaweed
TRY: Seleco Tom Yum Nori Crispy Seaweed, P72

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9. If you want Bob’s Red Mill Organic Whole Grain Quinoa
TRY: Greenola Organic Tri-Color Quinoa (1kg), on sale at P618 (limited time only)

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10. If you want the Navitas Organics Goji Berries
TRY: The Green Tummy Organic Dried Goji Berries (140g), on sale at P269 (
limited time only)

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11. If you want the SugarBearHair Hair Vitamins
TRY: Herbs of the Earth TruHairCare Hair Growth and Thickness Maximizer: Vegan Natural Hair Growth Vitamins (60 Cherry Flavored Gummies), on sale at P1,341 (limited time only)

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12. If you want the Lake Champlain Traditional Hot Chocolate
TRY: Katshappyfood Mocha Chocolate Mix, on sale at P266 (limited time only)

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13. If you want the Navitas Organics Organic Cacao Sweet Nibs
TRY: Manila Superfoods Raw Cacao Nibs (70g), on sale at P107 (limited time only)

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14. If you want the Kuli Kuli Organic Pure Moringa Vegetable Powder
TRY: Manila Superfoods Moringa Powder, on sale at P86 (limited time only)

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15. If you want the Woodstock Almond Slices
TRY: Manila Superfoods Sliced Almonds, on sale at P149 (limited time only)

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16. If you want the Bob’s Red Mill Rolled Oats
TRY: Musli Crunchy Oat Cereal (Fruit Pieces), on sale at P119 (limited time only)

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17. If you want the Lake Champlain Unsweetened Cocoa
TRY: Native Gourmet Organic Chocolate Tablea Unsweetened, on sale at P116 (limited time only)

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18. If you want the SweetLeaf Stevia Sweetener
TRY: Natvia Organic Stevia 80 Stick Pack (2g), on sale at P186 (limited time only)

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19. If you want the Natrol Melatonin
TRY: Herbs of the Earth Melatonin+ Sleep Faster, on sale at P900 (limited time only)

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20. If you want the Solgar L-Carnitine 500 mg Tablets
TRY: Herbs of the Earth L-Carnitine + Weight Loss, on sale at P891 (limited time only)

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21. If you want the Solgar Super High Potency Biotin 10,000 mcg Vegetable Capsules
TRY: Herbs of the Earth Biotin 10,000 mcg, on sale at P899 (limited time only)

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22. If you want the Solgar Skin, Nails & Hair
TRY: Nature’s Bounty Hair, Skin & Nails (80 Pieces), on sale at P990 (limited time only)

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23. If you want the Bob’s Red Mill Pea Protein Powder
TRY: Roarganics Pure Pea Protein, on sale at P675 (limited time only)

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24. If you want the Navitas Organics Organic Maca Powder
TRY: Roarganics Maca Root Powder, on sale at P900 (limited time only)

25. If you want the Bob’s Red Mill Protein Pancake & Waffle Mix
TRY: Pili & Pino Classic Pancake Mix (325g), on sale at P128 (limited time only)

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26. If you want the Irvins Salted Egg Potato Chips
TRY: Crackle Chips Salted Egg Chips Tub (170g), on sale at P266 (limited time only)

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27. If you want the Solgar Collagen Hyaluronic Acid Complex Tablets
TRY: Herbs of the Earth Collagen + Nano Peptides, on sale at P899 (limited time only)

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28. If you want the Solgar Whey To Go Protein Powder
TRY: Wheyl Nutrition Co. Just Naked White Whey Protein, on sale at P495 (limited time only)

Shop it here.

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