beauty gift for about a tenner ..what would you like from a friend ?

(22 Posts)
ggirl Sat 09-Apr-16 14:29:11

need ideas
have to buy for 3 friends
got them estee lauder eyeliners one year so not that

Leviticus Sat 09-Apr-16 14:50:28

Nuxe Reve de Miel lip balm or Caudalie Beauty Elixir would be gratefully received if it were me. The Caudalie might be a bit more than £10 but not by much.

GreenGoth89 Sat 09-Apr-16 15:47:23

Miniatures from benefit

MovingOnUpMovingOnOut Sat 09-Apr-16 15:48:47

Claudalie Beauty Elixir is £11. Cheaper online so I'd get that.

RJnomore1 Sat 09-Apr-16 15:50:26

The caudalie is about £30!

Molton brown hand creams are about £10 and very nice.

MovingOnUpMovingOnOut Sat 09-Apr-16 15:57:51

No it isn't, not the little one. I think it's £11 for 30ml

MovingOnUpMovingOnOut Sat 09-Apr-16 15:58:59

£11.50 at Feel Unique

Hadron21 Sat 09-Apr-16 16:03:19

Liz Earle shower gell

ggirl Sat 09-Apr-16 16:09:16

I have that Caudalie spray and don't know what to do with it?? Whats it meant to do?

ggirl Sat 09-Apr-16 16:09:44

LE shower gel thats something you wouldnt buy yourself..good idea

MovingOnUpMovingOnOut Sat 09-Apr-16 16:11:50

It's meant to feel like you're doing something like every other beauty product wink grin

If you want stuff that works well... <thinks> Vichy blue serum? That works at intensive moisturising.

Oly5 Sat 09-Apr-16 16:15:30

Hand cream

RaeSkywalker Sat 09-Apr-16 16:16:50

Nice hand cream and a nail varnish.

MovingOnUpMovingOnOut Sat 09-Apr-16 16:19:21

Sally Hanson Poweful Acrylic Gel is great. I think it's about £7.

XiCi Sat 09-Apr-16 16:34:43

Oh God please don't buy the caudalie elixir, it's truly vile. Like spraying mosquito repellant on your face

BestIsWest Sat 09-Apr-16 16:43:00

I'd like something from Neal's Yard please.

DollyTwat Sat 09-Apr-16 16:51:05

You could get a beauty box. There are lots online. I've got them from here and they've been lovely. You can build a box too

MovingOnUpMovingOnOut Sat 09-Apr-16 16:54:29

Shame Boots are doing a 3 for 2 on Premium brands because the Clarins Instant Light Lip Perfectors are lovely but about £16.

MovingOnUpMovingOnOut Sat 09-Apr-16 16:54:46

Aren't doing.

Mandelinka Sat 09-Apr-16 17:08:44

Kiehl's body lotion or lip product
Good hand cream

Leviticus Sat 09-Apr-16 17:10:28

I use the Caudalie as extra hydration before moisturiser.

It smells nothing like insect repellant but each to their own.

Yseulte Sat 09-Apr-16 17:47:12

I love Caudalie normally, but that Elixir dries your face up. Never again.

What about Real Techniques Expert Face brush £8.99 Superdrug.

Body shop hemp hand protector. Normally £11.50 but you can get it for £8.50 on eBay.

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