6 Affordable Beauty Buys You’ll Actually Use This Summer

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If you are saving up for sun-filled summer getaways and are looking for affordable beauty alternatives to some of the luxury products, then look no further. I’ve been trying out some exciting new products that are definitely worth a look. Keep reading for a few fab pieces from Sleek Makeup and B Beauty that won’t break the bank and that could make great little buys to keep handy during the warmer months or to pop in your suitcase to take away with you.

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Sleek Makeup All Night Long Palette

The Sleek Makeup All night Long set is a gorgeous, compact little palette that is absolutely perfect for these warmer summer months. Filled with shimmery shades to add that perfect ‘pop’ to set your eye look off perfectly. You could easily use this little set for daytime or evening wear.

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The formula of these eyeshadows blends well and the shades are so versatile that you could create so many pretty looks to really accentuate that gorgeous summer tan. Priced at £8.99 from Superdrug, it won’t break the bank either!

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B. Makeup Lip and Cheek Tint

Another bargain beauty buy has to be this beautiful little B. Makeup Lip and Cheek Tint. This creamy alternative to powder is vegan friendly and creates a gorgeous dewy glow that is just perfect for summer.

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This would look great on the cheeks to add a flushed summer glow, but is equally handy to keep in your bag to add a quick wash of colour to your lips. Priced at £6.99 from Superdrug.

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B. Makeup Matte Bronzer

As far as bronzers go, it can be pretty hard to find one that is not only well priced, but that actually blends well and won’t leave you looking bright orange! The formula of the B. Matte bronzer is brilliant for toning down any unwanted shine and can be used to define areas or as an all over bronzer. It comes in three different shades and is priced at £7.99 from Superdrug.

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Sleek Makeup Face Form Contouring and Blush Palette

If you love a bit of contouring then the Sleek Makeup Face Form Contour & Blush palette is one for you. This lightweight, travel friendly set is perfect for adding some definition to your look.

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The shade we’ve pictured is ‘dark’ but it does come in options suitable for fair skin too, so you can really play around with what suits your complexion and how much of a tan you’re sporting at the time! Again for such an affordable beauty product this is highly blendable and really good quality for everyday wear. Priced at £9.99 from Superdrug they are definitely worth trying!

B. Cassie Lomas Matte Liquid Lipstick

B. Cassie Lomas Matte Liquid Lipstick All About Me

B. Matte Liquid Lips are velvety and smooth, leaving a pretty matte finish. The eight vibrant shades range from natural nudes to bold pinks and a classic red. ‘All About Me’ is the perfect daytime shade! These are non-sticky and non-drying in texture and will leave your lips feeling hydrated and smooth. Priced at £6.99 from Superdrug.

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Sleek Matte Me Petal Pink Liquid Lipstick

Sleek Matte Me is a matte finish liquid lipstick that can easily be applied in one smooth application, with no need for a second coat. This gorgeous shade is ‘Petal Pink’ and it is so pretty for wearing during the day or even as a casual summer evening lipstick. Priced at just £4.99 from Superdrug it’s a classic, and ideal to keep handy for summer wear and as a travel essential.

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