Spring’s Best New Beauty Buys Under $20

May 3, 2016

Looking your best doesn’t have to cost a pretty penny. In fact, some of this season’s most exciting new launches feature innovation and high-quality ingredients–all without breaking the bank. Here are 15 top hair, skin, nail, and makeup finds that will keep you and your wallet happy all season long.

Clinique Sweet Pots Sugar Scrub & Lip Balm


 Available in six shades, this 2-in-1 product features sugar scrub and tinted lip balm in one pot. The scrub helps to slough off dead and dry skin and the balm nourishes parched lips.

Caption Onto the Next Concentrated Cream Nail Polish Remover


Designed as an alternative to messy liquid nail polish removers, this cream-based remover is fuss-free and effective. Apply the cream to your nails, watch it dissolve your polish, and wipe off all remaining color with a cotton ball.

L’Oréal Paris Root Cover Up


 Perfect for extending the time in-between coloring appointments, this handy spray conceals greys hairs in seconds. The formula is ammonia and peroxide-free and is available in 6 shades.

Milk Makeup Lip Marker 


For all-day color that won’t budge, a lip stain is a must. This one is designed to look like a marker and even features a chiseled felt tip for easy application. The rich pigment stays put for hours.

Tweezerman Easy Finish Facial Hair Remover 


Peach fuzz is a thing of the past thanks to this nifty little facial hair remover. An alternative to costly wax treatments, the coils in this device lift and remove hair from the root, helping keep your upper lip, chin, and cheek smooth and hair-free. 

PLAQUE HD Professional Plaque-Identifying Toothpaste


This innovative toothpaste does more than just clean your teeth. It contains a natural dye that helps identify plaque build-up so you know how long to brush. The dye stays put on your teeth until you carefully brush it away.

Honest Beauty Konjac Cleansing Sponge 


Made with konjac root fiber, chamomile and pink clay, this soft sponge gently removes dirt, oil, and makeup from your skin when wet. The small holes help to exfoliate skin so serums and lotions penetrate more effectively.

HASK Charcoal Clarifying Shampoo and Conditioner

$5.99 each

 Lauded for its detoxifying powers, charcoal is one of the hottest ingredients of the moment. The charcoal extracts in this shampoo and conditioner duo help remove impurities from your scalp, while lemon and grapefruit oils add moisture to your tresses.

PediSpa Foot Masks


Made for combating dry and callused feet, these wearable foot masks look like socks and go directly on your feet. Each footie contains a mixture of hydrating shea butter and refreshing peppermint.

Nunzio Saviano Anti-Frizz Sheets


These individually-wrapped hair sheets help fight frizz and static on-the-go, making them ideal for travel or party touch-ups. Each sheet is infused with coconut oil and is meant to be applied directly to the hairline and stray flyaways.

Patchology SmartMud No Mess Mud Masque


This sheet masque provides the detoxifying benefits of a traditional mud masque without the mess. Just apply it directly onto your face for 10 minutes and rinse off with water.

Boka Cocorinse


 Inspired by the increasingly popular oil-pulling method, this at-home rinse uses 100% cold-pressed virgin coconut oil, peppermint, and spearmint to freshen your breath and brighten your teeth. Just swish the solution in your mouth before you brush your teeth.

EO Certified Organic Deodorant Wipes


Free of harmful chemicals, these deodorant wipes contain essential oils like tea tree to help kill odor-causing bacteria. The towelettes are individually-wrapped, making them ideal for travel or post-gym cleanup.

Sol de Janeiro Brazilian Bum Bum Cream


Infused with powerful antioxidants like acai and caffeine, this cream helps temporarily combat the appearance of cellulite. For best results, massage the cream onto your bum, arms, abs, and more.

Fiona Stiles Beauty Brow Sculpting Wax


 Bold brows are having a moment, but not everyone is blessed with naturally bushy brows. This lightweight wax adds instant fullness, texture, and shape to sparse brows.



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