What a week this week has been! All we can say is, first, T.G.I.F.—and second, there’s less than a month to go before Christmas. (Cue general panic and mayhem.)
But don’t fret just yet! To ring in the weekend, we present our third installment of Budget Finds, packed with giftable steals for 300 bucks and below. Take a gander at these super sulit makeup tools, hard-to-find skincare, and cult-fave lip colors. We’ve got something for every beauty addict!
These delightfully-patterned palettes will house your metal makeup pans in one place. Smart and chic.
SHOP IT: Wild Peach Personal Palettes in Floral Damask and Black & White Polka Dot, P280 each
Because we can’t get enough of shine-free smooches.
SHOP IT: City Color Be Matte Lipstick in Berry, P225, Pink Sugar HD Lipstick in Rebel, P299, Lioele Lip Color Stick in Rebecca, P280, Maybelline Bold Matte Lipstick in MAT5, on sale at P250, Wet n’ Wild Mega Last Lip Color in Don’t Blink Pink, P299
From full-coverage nail stickers to negative space decals, these babies will please any mani-holic.
SHOP IT: L’Oréal Paris Instant Couture Nail Art in Or Lamé, Monogram, Pearly Dress, Oh My Diams!, and Golden Lace, on sale at P277 per set of 18 stickers
SHOP IT: Rad Nails In A Pinch, Your Point?, and Another Round, P300 each
A big, fat arigato to The Land of the Rising Sun for their superior complexion care products. Skim through the reviews of these cleansers and scrubs—they prove you don’t need big bucks for unbelievable results!
SHOP IT: Kosé Cosmeport Softymo Mineral Wash (Moisture-Rich), Cleansing Foam (Natural), and Cleansing Foam Scrub, P265 each
GOURMET LIP BALM
Listen, you need to smell these balms. They’re like a coffee shop and dessert place smooshed into one portable tube.
SHOP IT: Hurraw! Organic Chai Spice Lip Balm, Black Cherry Tinted Lip Balm, Organic Chocolate Lip Balm, Cinnamon Tinted Lip Balm, Pitta Lip Balm Mint with Coconut, Lemongrass, & Mint, Vata Lip Balm with Almond, Cardamom, & Rose, Kapha Lip Balm with Grapefruit, Eucalyptus, & Ginger, Organic Vanilla Bean Lip Balm, P280 each
Remember when we said makeup brushes make great gifts for the barkada? We’re sticking to our guns—and your budget.
SHOP IT: Suesh 5-Piece Makeup Brush Set with Salmon Quilted Pouch, P275
AT-HOME HAIR TREATS
We’re guessing you know that 2015 has been the year of the brows. Make sure your friends are #OnFleek, too.
SHOP IT: Karadium Skinny Brow Pencil, P295, Maybelline Fashion Brow Duo Shaper, on sale at P250