This has been quite the project.
I searched tirelessly online for hours late into the night for the highest rated makeup products under €10. By which I mean, I went onto Boots’ website and made note of makeup that was rated 5 stars and cost less than a tenner. But still, the effort is there!
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Here we go.
Sleek Makeup Luminous Pressed Powder €8.99
This powder is only available in 4 shades sadly, but an affordable luminous powder is hard to come by so hopefully Sleek adds more shades.
Rimmel Match Perfection Fix and Perfect Primer €9.49
A hard-working face primer for just a hair under €10.
Sleek Makeup Face Contour Kit €9.49
Chisel your cheekbones with this reasonably priced contour kit.
Maybelline Fit Me Matte and Poreless Foundation €8.99
Why yes, you can get a much-loved foundation for under a tenner.
Rimmel Natural Bronzer €7.99
Another Rimmel classic makes the list!
Collection Lasting Perfection Concealer €5.79
A fan favourite, even if it does only come in 4 paltry shades.
Nyx Professional Makeup Setting Spray – Dewey Finish €10
Technically cheating as it’s €10 on the dot (oops), but it is highly rated, as is the matte version.
Maybelline Master Strobing Liquid Illuminating Highlighter €9.99
Glow hard or glow home (I’m so sorry).
Barry M Liquid Eyeliner (€6.99)
5 Star ratings, available in 10 colours, and only €6.99?! I don’t even like this kind of liquid eyeliner and I already want 4 of these.
L’oreal Paris Brow Xpert Brow Pencil (€9.99)
Who doesn’t need an affordable brow pencil?
Max Factor 2000 Calorie Mascara (€9.99)
This was hugely popular back in the day, and still has quite the reputation.
Nyx Professional Makeup Proof It! Waterproof Eye Shadow Primer €8
Get yourself an eyeshadow primer that works and won’t break the bank.
Rimmel Magnif’eyes Eyeshadow Palette London Nudes Calling €9.99
Everyone loves affordable nudes (don’t say it).
Soap and Glory Supercat Eyeliner Pen Carbon Black Extreme €9
A jet black eyeliner that’s highly regarded and affordable.
Maybelline Colossal Mascara – 100% Black €9.99
Another classic mascara at a great price.
Bourjois Contour Clubbing Eyeliner €6.99
This waterproof eyeliner is available in 8 shades.
Barry M Dazzle Dust Eyeshadow €6.99
Get glammed up for less with one of these colourful pots.
Maybelline Color Sensational Lip Liner (€5.99)
13 colours available and cheap as chips.
Rimmel Lasting Finish Lipstick €6.99
An oldie but a goodie. I still keep Heather Shimmer in my handbag.
L’Oreal Paris Infallible Sexy Balm €7.59
This highly rated lip product is available in 8 shades.
Nyx Professional Makeup Butter Gloss €7
These are raved about for a reason! One of the best glosses on the market.
L’Oreal Paris Infallible Nudist Matte Lip Paint €9.99
Available in 5 colours and long-lasting so…gotta catch ’em all? I have no idea, this is tough.