The Best Affordable Beauty Buys at Sephora

Though it may be the beauty mecca, you might only think of Sephora when you’re looking to splurge and treat yourself. But we’ve found some hidden steals that won’t leave you feeling guilty later.


Bésame Cosmetics Classic Color Lipstick Matches


If you’re like us, you’re probably not wearing red lipstick every day. That's why this little set of single use applicators is perfect for when you want to dress up your usual makeup look without spending a fortune. Keep the matchbook pack in your purse so it’s always at the ready.

To buy: $6,

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Urban Decay Naked Skin Weightless Complete Coverage Concealer


Since you only use several dots of concealer anyway, why not buy the travel size version so you can save some money and get a great product? This formula covers almost anything and leaves a powdery, airbrushed finish that looks flawless.

To buy: $12,

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Rosebud Perfume Co. Rosebud Salve in a Tube


This do-it-all salve can be used on lips, cuticles, elbows, and even minor burns to calm, soothe, or add shine. Layer it over lipstick to give it a glossy finish or use it on cheeks as highlighter.

To buy: $6,

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AmorePacific Color Control Cushion Compact Broad Spectrum SPF 50+


With most of this brand’s products ranging upwards of $50, this travel-sized compact, priced at $15, is a major steal. Though it may be smaller in size, the tint soaked cushion is so full of product, you’ll hardly even notice. Plus, it’ll fit in even the smallest makeup bag or clutch.

To buy: $15,

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Benefit Cosmetics They’re Real! Lengthening & Volumizing Mascara


Mascara has a tendency to dry up before its gone. The travel-size version of this cult favorite lash lengthener allows you to get the amazing formula at a fraction of the cost.

To buy: $12,

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