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11 fabulous new year beauty buys under $25

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With all of the craziness of the holiday season, you probably haven’t done a whole lot for yourself lately. And since you’ve successfully made it through to the new year, why not treat yourself to some super-awesome beauty products that will make you look better, feel better, and help start your new year off right. Cute stuff, yummy-smelling stuff, and make-us-pretty stuff – all the things we need in life. And, they’re all around $25 or less.

Clinique - A Different Nail Enamel in Happy Heart
Clinique - A Different Nail Enamel in Happy Heart Clinique

Clinique - A Different Nail Enamel in Happy Heart

Clinique’s A Different Nail Enamel is specially formulated for those with skin sensitivities and right now is being offered in “Happy Heart.” Happy Heart is a bright, reddish-coral color that was named after one of Clinique’s most-loved fragrances of the same name. This beautiful, skin-friendly polish is housed in a limited-edition bottle covered in pink and orange hearts, and supports the Happy Heart Fund by donating $3 from the sale of each bottle. $12.50, www.clinique.com

Weleda Skin Food Body Lotion
Weleda Skin Food Body Lotion Tiffany Booth

Weleda Skin Food Body Lotion

Weleda’s Skin Food is an ultra-nourishing cream that can be used on dry areas like hand, feet, elbows, and knees, or on the entire body. It hydrates, revitalizes, and protects skin with essential fatty acids, Vitamin E, chamomile, sweet almond oil, and rosemary, all of which create extra happy skin. And, it smells absolutely incredible! $19, www.weleda.com

Kiss My Face Shower Gels Naturally Fresh
Kiss My Face Shower Gels Naturally Fresh Kiss My Face

Kiss My Face Shower Gels Naturally Fresh

Kiss My Face has an awesome line of shower gels that make really great treats for the shower. Choose from eight different formulas which include relaxing, rejuvenating, and anti-stress fragrances. These shower gels lather up nice, do a great job of cleansing the skin, and contain awesome skin balancing botanicals like bergamot, jasmine, and lavender. $10.95, www.kissmyface.com

Supersmile Quikee Whitening Tooth Polish
Supersmile Quikee Whitening Tooth Polish Supersmile

Supersmile Quikee Whitening Tooth Polish

This powerful no-water/no-rinse tooth polish is designed to clean teeth and freshen breath anytime you need it - quickly and effectively. It removes stains that are caused by coffee, tea, red wine, and tobacco, so it’s perfect for those that are always on-the-go. Just add a small amount to your tongue, rub against your teeth, and you’re on your way to whiter teeth. $18, www.supersmile.com

Jane Iredale Brilliant Limited-Edition Refillable Compact
Jane Iredale Brilliant Limited-Edition Refillable Compact Jane Iredale

Jane Iredale Brilliant Limited-Edition Refillable Compact

Jane Iredale’s beautiful limited-edition rose gold compact is an awesome way to add some glam to your new year makeup bag. It holds any Jane Iredale PurePressed Base, PureMatte or BeyondMatte powder refill powders, all of which are actually good for skin. This pretty rose-gold compact also has a Swarovski crystal on top to add a touch of bling to this classy little piece. $18.50, www.shop.janeiredale.com

ASAP Hydrating Lip Balm + SPF15
ASAP Hydrating Lip Balm + SPF15 SkinStore.com

ASAP Hydrating Lip Balm + SPF15

ASAP’s Hydrating Lip Balm is an absolute must-have for winter chapped lips. This ultra-nourishing lip balm does an amazing job of moisturizing the lips without leaving them greasy or sticky. It features a unique Alpine Rose ingredient that actually prevents cold sores and Bisabolol, which is an anti-inflammatory agent that soothes skin and accelerates the healing process. $15, www.skinstore.com

BioElixia Body Shaper Radiance Body Cleanser
BioElixia Body Shaper Radiance Body Cleanser BioElixia

BioElixia Body Shaper Radiance Body Cleanser

This moisture-rich body cleanser from BioElixia cleans skin, while softening and exfoliating it with natural fruit enzymes and skin conditioning minerals. It adds moisture without leaving skin greasy and can be used alone or as a pre-treatment to Bio-Elixia’s Targeted Body Solutions. This body polish is free of parabens, sulfates, formaldehyde, artificial colors and dyes. $20.50, www.bioelixia.com

Sebamed Hand and Nail Balm
Sebamed Hand and Nail Balm Sebamed

Sebamed Hand and Nail Balm

This non-greasy, quick-absorbing hand cream is infused with a variety of moisturizers like coconut oil and vitamin B5, and not only does it moisturize and fortify the skin, but it also works to keep skin at a healthy 5.5pH to keep bacteria and fungi at bay. This fabulous cream restores the elasticity of nails, reduces nail breakage, and rejuvenates skin for a more youthful appearance. It is hypoallergenic, paraben-free, gluten-free, biodegradable, and cruelty-free. $12.99, www.sebamedusa.com

Fat Hair Amplifying Hair Spray
Fat Hair Amplifying Hair Spray Tiffany Booth

Fat Hair Amplifying Hair Spray

This super-light hair spray adds extra volume and fullness, to dull limp hair and keeps hair in place all day long. The best part? You can brush your daytime style away and re-style (without washing) and still get an amazing look for a night out on the town. This hair spray keeps hair looking great without sticky or flaky residue some sprays can leave behind. $12.99, www.fat-hair.com

Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Gentle Facial Cleansing Wipes
Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Gentle Facial Cleansing Wipes Palmers

Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Gentle Facial Cleansing Wipes

These handy little wipes from Palmer’s are simply awesome! They do a fantastic job of removing makeup (even waterproof makeup) as well as dirt, oil, and anything else you want removed from your face. They are formulated with cocoa butter, aloe vera, vitamin E, and Chamomile (known for its calming properties), and they have an amazing fresh white lily scent. They do an awesome job of leaving skin moisturized but never greasy and they are alcohol and paraben-free so they’re even perfect for ladies with sensitive skin. $10.98 (25 wipes), www.palmers.com

Supersmile Ultimate Lip Treatment
Supersmile Ultimate Lip Treatment Supersmile

Supersmile Ultimate Lip Treatment

Just like the entire collection of Supersmile products, this Ultimate Lip Treatment provides fantastic results fast. It contains a blend of sweet almond oil, castor oil, collagen A, and Shea butter so it’s super-nourishing and hydrating. It does an amazing job of exfoliating, hydrating, nourishing, conditioning, and restoring that youthful appearance to lips. The Ultimate Lip Treatment comes in Vanilla Almond flavor. $24, www.supersmile.com

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