Top beauty buys under $20

by SheKnows
Sep 3, 2011 at 9:35 p.m. ET
St. Ives Fresh Skin Apricot Scrub gently exfoliates to reveal soft, smooth and radiant skin. It's oil-free, rejuvenating and invigorating. Get it at your local drugstore for about $7.

1 /24: Moisturizing lotion

1/24 :Moisturizing lotion

For a daily moisturizing lotion that can't be beat, try Carmex Healing Lotion. This lotion uses rich ingredients like aloe vera and vitamin E to nourish, hydrate and protect your skin.

2 /24: Waterproof mascara

2/24 :Waterproof mascara

Maybelline Great Lash Mascara is still the best drugstore mascara you can buy. It delivers long, lush and thick lashes every time, without clumping or fading. At under $5 at most drugstores, it's a beauty bargain.

3 /24: Concealer

3/24 :Concealer

Camouflage under eye circles, blemishes and other imperfections with this long-lasting concealer. Clinique Advanced Concealer features a cream-to-powder formula that is smooth and flawless. It's priced at only $15 at

4 /24: Dry shampoo

4/24 :Dry shampoo

For gals on the go, dry shampoo is a must. Try TRESemme Fresh Start Dry Shampoo to keep your hair clean and fresh between washings. It's on sale now -- two for $8 -- at Walgreen's.

5 /24: Foot file

5/24 :Foot file

Keep your feet soft and beautiful with the Ecotools Bamboo Foot File. Made from recycled and sustainable materials, this coarse file exfoliates and smooths your feet with ease. A six-pack of these foot files is just $17 at Amazon.

6 /24: Tweezers

6/24 :Tweezers

Sure, you can find tweezers at the drugstore for a couple bucks, but they won't compare to those from Tweezman. Snag these limited edition Tweezerman Harajuku Lovers mini slant tweezers for $15 at Sephora.

7 /24: Makeup brush

7/24 :Makeup brush

Classic The Complexion Brush is the ideal makeup brush for pressed or loose powder, blush, bronzer and more. Just $19 at Sephora, it has a perfectly domed, chiseled head and coarse goat hair bristles.

8 /24: Hair color

8/24 :Hair color

Get amazing fade-defying hair color at home with L'Oreal products. We love L'Oreal Feria Multi-Faceted Shimmering Colour. Priced at under $10 a box, it's worth every cent and then some.

9 /24: Bubble bath

9/24 : Bubble bath

Bath products for grown-ups should deliver more than just bubbles. Try Aveeno Active Naturals Stress Relief Foaming Bath. This product calms and relaxes your skin with natural oat extract, lavender, chamomile and more. It's priced at $7 at

10 /24: Body Cream

10/24 :Body Cream

Bath & Body Works Signature Collection Intense Moisture Body Butter provides intense moisture to your skin for 24 hours. Available at for $15.

11 /24: Acne Treatment

11/24 :Acne Treatment

L'Ore?al Paris Go 360 Clean Anti-Breakout comes with a little scrubbing pad to help exfoliate your skin to best deliver the active ingredients. Only $7 at

12 /24: Eye Serum

12/24 :Eye Serum

A great daytime anti-wrinkle eye serum, Garnier’s Ultra Lift Anti Wrinkle Eye Roller is only $15 available at

13 /24: Body Wash

13/24 :Body Wash

For silky smooth skin with a fragrant lingering, use Caress Fine Fragrance Elixirs Body Wash in Sheer Twilight. Available at for $5.50.

14 /24: Leave-In Treatment

14/24 :Leave-In Treatment

John Frieda Full Repair Perfect Ends Deep Infusion works wonders, leaving fine hair sily and soft. Available at for $9.

15 /24: Lip Balm

15/24 :Lip Balm

A soft hint of color with nourishing natural ingredients, Burt’s Bees tinted lip balm is a bargain at only $7 at

16 /24: All Around Shampoo

16/24 :All Around Shampoo

A great shampoo for all hair types. Available at for $20.

17 /24: All Around Conditioner

17/24 :All Around Conditioner

A bargain at only $8, Organix Renewing Moroccan Argan Oil Conditioner is wonderful for all hair types. Available at

18 /24: Eyelash Treatment

18/24 :Eyelash Treatment

To get visibly longer, thicker lashes pick up Wet n Wild’s Clinical Serum. Available at for $7.

19 /24: Body Bar

19/24 :Body Bar

Olay’s Body Colletction Luscious Embrace Massaging body bar leaves your skin softer than it has felt in year. Only $6 for a pack of 4 bars on

20 /24: Dry Hair Conditioner

20/24 :Dry Hair Conditioner

Dove Nourishing Oil Care Daily Treatment Conditioner An oil infused daily repairing conditioner, wonderful for dry hair. Available at for $6.

21 /24: Facial Moisturizer

21/24 :Facial Moisturizer

Sephora Collection Instant Moisturizer is a light yet creamy intense facial moisturizer. Only $20 at

22 /24: Lip Stick

22/24 :Lip Stick

Intensely nourishing for soft and smooth lips, Clinique’s Chubby Stick Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm is only $15 at

23 /24: Volumizing Mousse

23/24 :Volumizing Mousse

Get volume without the frizz with Suave Professionals Volumizing Mousse, only $3 at

24 /24: Pressed Powder

24/24 :Pressed Powder

Maybelline New York Fit Me! powder comes in a wide array of shades and is a great natural looking, fresh powder. Only $8 and available at