Sometimes the best things in life are free, and sometimes they're just very inexpensive! One of the biggest misconceptions about natural health and beauty products is that they are pricey! That's just not true! Here on Nourished Life we have a range of products that work for everyone's budget. Whether you're looking for a new lipgloss, a fabulous cleanser or even a hard working night cream, we have amazing options for under $20! Despite being such an affordable price, these products don't compromise on quality. Here are my top 10 budget buys!
1. Necessity Zit Stik
If you have annoying pimples that show up every now and then, I find this one of the easiest products to use. This Necessity Zit Stik! This fast working spot treatment is made from natural and organic ingredients. These include moisturising Jojoba Oil, antioxidant rich Shea Butter and repairing Rosehip Oil. I find this stik is perfect for when you're on the go because it just looks like a lip balm you can keep in your bag! To use, simply dab onto your pimple or wherever you feel one popping up. Keep one for yourself and one for your teenager!
2. WOTNOT Facial Wipes - Dry/Sensitive
Facial wipes are the perfect go to when you're tired after a long day or when travelling on a long haul flight. With a few simple swipes, you can remove any makeup and grime to have fresher looking skin. These natural WOTNOT Facial Wipes are great for anyone with sensitive skin because they're made with all natural ingredients including Rosehip, Sweet Almond Oil and Aloe Vera to hydrate and nourish the skin. They even remove eye makeup!
3. Necessity Fixaderm
If you're a regular reader of my blog, then you'll know just how much I love this natural skin treatment. Fixaderm can be used to help fix skin damage caused by cuts, abrasions, minor burns, insect bites, chafing and more. Apply to any affected area of skin as directed. Always read instructions on the label. If symptoms persist, consult your healthcare practitioner.
4. Lavera Cleansing Gel
If you're looking for a fuss free cleanser that does the job, this Lavera Cleansing Gel is the one for you. Ideal for all skin types including sensitive, this gel removes excess oils, dirt and any other impurities. It does so without drying the skin and even dissolves makeup! Formulated with a natural blend of ingredients including Organic Lemon Balm and healing Mallow. To use, massage a small amount into damp skin. Easy!
5. Life Basics Konjac Sponge - Bamboo Charcoal
Have you ever tried using a sponge to cleanse your face? It's actually a really effective way to achieve a deep cleanse and gentle exfoliation, using your regular cleanser. This Konjac Sponge is made using charcoal bamboo which magnetically removes dirt and grime.If you have sensitive skin you too can use this great product! To use, simply wet sponge with water and use in circular motions all over the face, with or without cleanser.
6. Andalou Naturals Deep Wrinkle Dermal Filler
Some wrinkle treatments can be so expensive! This Deep Wrinkle Dermal Filler is not only inexpensive, it's also hard working! Made with stem cell science, this topic wrinkle smoother is formulated using fruit stem cell complex and Goji glycopeptides which boost collagen production and tighten the dermal texture of the skin.1 You can use this amazing product both morning and night, under your regular moisturiser. Apply to clean skin, directly onto lines and wrinkles.
7. 100% Pure Lysine Lip Balm
When your lips are feeling chapped, this 100% Pure Lysine Lip Balm is a great option. Made with the amino acid Lysine as well as other naturally antibacterial ingredients including Eucalyptus and Tea Tree, this soothing balm helps to smooth and soften dry lips. It's also made with nourishing Coconut Oil to help hydrate. Apply all over your lips.
8. Weleda Salt Toothpaste
When it comes to toothpaste, I can never go past this Weleda Salt Toothpaste... and not just because I think it tastes like salted caramel/peppermint! This toothpaste helps to fight off plaque and promotes healthy gums and oral health. It works by helping to neutralise harmful plaque acids, increases saliva flow and balance pH levels.
9. Biologika Fragrance Free Shampoo & Conditioner
For clean, no fuss hair you don't need to be using haircare with harsh chemicals. The Biologika Fragrance Free Shampoo and Conditioner duo cleans hair and removes dirt and impurities while providing a boost of hydration. As they are both fragrance free, even the most sensitive of scalps can use them!
10. Weleda Skin Food
The lucky last product on my list comes as no surprise, it's the Weleda Skin Food! This award winning product has a long list of uses from a moisturiser to a cuticle softener and even highlighter! Made with all-natural ingredients since 1926, Weleda Skin Food recently turned 90 years old!. This cream is ideal for skin that's feeling rough or dry. Made with Lanolin, Sweet Almond Oil and Sunflower Oil, the Weleda skin food is a beauty must have!