Affordable beauty products guide 2015

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The new year is a time when people will try new things in the quest to refresh and alter the course of their lives. Who hasn’t tried a new diet or a new beauty regime  as part of their new year’s resolutions?

To take advantage of this, there are many different companies expanding and coming out with new and exciting products – as well as products that companies have had for years finally seeing the light and getting the credit they deserve.

But the new year is also a time when most of us are watching the pennies, too. 2015 promises some great new products but it’s always tricky knowing which things to try and which to skip – especially when you’re on a budget. But fear not, Vada reader – we’ve done some of the hardwork for you. Here’s our lowdown on the best of the best priced this year:working hands

Working Hands by O’Keeffe’s

£7.99 available from

If you are looking for a hand cream that repairs dry, cracked skin then this product is one to definitely consider. Perfect for those who work with their hands, this hand cream is a non-oil based formula that contains high levels of glycerine which pulls in water rather than repels it.

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skin therapy

Wilkinson’s Skincare

Prices vary – available from Wilkinson’s stores nationwide

Wilkinson’s has had somewhat of a revival over the past few years now having 374 shops in the UK. Due to the recession many people started shopping at places such as Wilkinson’s in order to save a few pennies. With this comes customer loyalty and many customers rave about products available within the doors of Wilkinson’s.

Having tried their skincare products it is definitely worth a look for those who want to find cheap products that actually work.

The Wilko’s Skin Therapy line is one for those who want a quick and easy skincare routine with particular products formulated for either sensitive, combination or oily skin. Using no artificial colours or perfumes, these products will keep your skin looking healthy.

Trevor Sorbie Electric Hair Equipment


Trevor Sorbie Electric Hair Equipment

Starts from £39.99 – Available from all Trevor Sorbie stockists

Trevor Sorbie is a company that have a very good reputation in the beauty world. Having good quality products is definitely something that they can boost about with good quality electronics being high up on the list.
The hair clippers and Professional 5-in-1 Beard and Grooming Kit are perfect for those who want to look after their beard and barnet without too much fuss. With the hair clippers also comes a barbering comb as well as 5 different adjustment levels.

The Grooming Kit is good for those that want to look after their beard and facial hair. Coming with a ear and nose trimmer, dual foil shaver, design trimmer and hair trimmer – this is everything you need to get that facial hair under control.

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About Guy Humphrey

Guy Humphrey is an Essex born recent journalism graduate who loves fashion, beauty products and ranting on whichever topic that floats his boat. This tends to happen a lot. A typical Friday night is a bubble bath with Mariah playing and watching the telly. Bliss. @guy_humphrey