Beauty products are a woman's lifeline, as vital as air. We all know a woman who refuses to leave the house without makeup. Some call in sick when a bad hair day strikes. Of course, these beauty products don't come cheap - unless you know where to look.
Facial care is a top concern for women, especially as we age. Purity Made Simple Facial Cleanser (Philosophy, $10) is a gentle cleanser formulated to hydrate skin. For advanced signs of aging, the Miracle Worker Skin Care Collection (Philosophy, $40) is designed to visibly reduce wrinkles and discoloration. HD Complexion Starter Kit (Sephora, $79 - free shipping) includes microfinish powder, microperfecting primer, and invisible cover foundation to create a flawless complexion in three easy steps.
The largest organ of the body, skin care should be a daily task. Full of Promise Restore Cream (Philosophy, $65) helps promote firmer, fuller skin. Hope in a Jar (Philosophy, $15) is an award-winning daily moisturizer that protects skin from antioxidants and improves skin texture. Blueberry Body Butter (The Body Shop, $10) soothes dry skin with a pleasant, fruity scent.
For better hair days, it's important to use quality products. The Fekkai Full Blown Volume Collection (Target, $59.85) will give your hair oomph for great hair days. The Pantene Timeless Beauty Gift Set (Drugstore.com, $25.99 - free shipping) includes Pantene Pro-V AgeDefy Advanced Thickening Treatment and Covergirl & Olay Simply Ageless Serum Primer. Nourish your skin and hair with Living Grace Shampoo & Bath Gel (Philosophy, $24).
Cosmetics are a staple of most every woman's beauty collection. Create a look for either day or night with the Luxe Colour Portfolio (Sephora, $75 - save $92 - free shipping). Sweet Temptations Lip Gloss Kit (Beauty.com, $25 - free shipping) includes six full-sized colors. Create a natural look with the Bareminerals Get Started Kit (Macy's, $60 - save $114 - free shipping). The Elizabeth Arden Brush Essentials 5-Piece Set (Elizabeth Arden, $29.50 - free shipping) has all the brushes you need. Add a bit of nail color with the OPI Best Seller Set (Sephora, $36).
The perfect perfume can complement a woman's style. Relax with the Spa Escape Set (Sephora, $50 - free shipping). Spritz on Amazing Grace Fine Perfume (Philosophy, $55) for a feminine scent. For a fresh scent with hints of ginger, citrus, and flowers, try Cabotine by Parfums Gres Set (Drugstore.com, $29.99 - save 65% - free shipping), which includes a perfume, shower gel, and lotion.
The Internet is rife with deals on your favorite beauty products. Shop online and save some money and lots of time. Many retailers offer the same return policy on beauty products purchased online as in the store. Look your best, but spend much less.