The best budget friendly buys

Welcome to the new-look feature series here at BEAUTYDIRECTORY - where each month team BD will be putting the latest must-have products to the test.

Last month we tried homegrown heroes, you can read that here. Next up? Budget friendly buys: A look at our favourite products that your bank account won't hate you for, across hair, skin and body.

Click through the gallery above to read our honest thoughts and why you should give these goodies a go yourself.

For hi-res images, and further product information, click the brand name below.

Brands mentioned:


NIVEA Clay Fresh Deep Cleansing Shower

Provoke Touch of Silver Colour Care Shampoo & Conditioner

Garnier Fructis Colour Last Shampoo & Conditioner

Glow Lab Facial Serum

Swisse Manuka Honey Daily Glow Foaming Cleanser

essie nail colors

John Frieda® Detox & Repair Shampoo & Conditioner

Essano Keratin Complex 2 Minute Mask

If you have a brand or product you'd like to put forward for upcoming trial, please contact BD's editor, Aja: AJA.WALTER@AREMEDIA.COM.AU