Beauty products come in all shapes and sizes, but there’s a certain type of delight only miniature products can give. Besides the obvious cuteness factor, we can think of a million reasons to love ‘em. They spare unnecessary luggage weight, make for perfect gifts, allow you to trial unfamiliar products without committing to a full-sized purchase, and (most importantly) save you tons of money in the long run. You get all the benefits for half the investment. If you’re on a tight budget, here are 7 bite-sized bestsellers you can still indulge in!
THE MINI: Son & Park Beauty Water (60ml), P450
THE FULL-SIZE: Son & Park Beauty Water (340ml), P1,400

Chances are, you’ve already heard all the hype over this multi-purpose water. It works both as a pH balancing toner and as a no-rinse makeup remover. Powered by willow bark extract and other botanical ingredients, this soothing hybrid helps clarify and condition acne-prone skin to achieve a clearer, dewier complexion. Which ever way you choose to use it, it’s sure to be one of the most versatile products in your kit.

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THE MINI: Benefit The Porefessional Mini (7.5ml), P860
THE FULL SIZE: Benefit The Porefessional Face Primer, P2,120

Loved by makeup enthusiasts and professionals alike, this pore-blurring primer deserves a spot in every girl’s kit. It contains silicones that fill in large pores and smoothen out texture—creating the perfect canvas for makeup. On top of that, it’s also enriched with Vitamin E to protect your skin from damaging free radicals. Small package, big results!

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THE MINI: Mario Badescu Facial Spray With Rosewater (4oz), P680
THE FULL SIZE: Mario Badescu Facial Spray With Rosewater (8oz), P1,080

Looking for instant refreshment on a hot day? Douse your skin with this cult-fave rosewater mist. Made with a combination of soothing aloe vera, nutrient-rich herbs, and hydrating rosewater, it re-energizes the skin to fight fatigue, dehydration, and dullness. Besides that, you can even spray it on your makeup sponge to give foundation a radiant, dewy finish. Store the bottle in your fridge for a cooling boost!

Shop the mini product here and the full-sized product here.
THE MINI: Pixi by Petra Glow Tonic (15ml), P390
THE FULL SIZE: Pixi by Petra Glow Tonic (250ml), P1,790

If you love exfoliation as much as we do, then this bestselling acid toner is about to be your new BFF. It contains glycolic acid to lifts away dead skin cells and refine the skin texture—all without causing any irritation. Enriched with aloe leaf juice and witch hazel water, it also does wonders to clear pimple-ridden skin. Simply sweep it over your face daily for tighter, more luminous complexion.

Shop the mini product here and the full-sized product here.

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