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    If You Don't Have Your Skincare Routine Sorted Yet, Here's 29 Cheap Things That Basically Cover Everything

    Pretty much everything in this list is under £10!

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    1. First thing's first, I rave to anyone who will listen about this lightweight hyaluronic acid serum that's under a fiver! I pat it into my skin after cleansing while it's still slightly damp to make my face feel plumped and ready for moisturiser.

    2. This bestselling micellar cleansing water is kind to sensitive skin, comes in a HUGE bottle, and will remove even waterproof mascara with ease!

    3. Use it together with these reusable bamboo cotton pads that'll create FAR less waste over time! They come in a laundry bag so you won't lose them in the washing machine.

    4. And if you want to cut down on your waste even more, this ~magic~ reusable cloth will remove your makeup with just water!

    5. I use this CeraVe Hydrating cleanser on days when I haven't worn any makeup but still want to 'take the day off' before bed.

    6. And this SA Smoothing cleanser is infused with salicylic acid, making it great if you suffer with acne or rough skin texture. They both come in huge pump bottles for ease of use!

    7. This gentle-yet-effective vitamin C serum is a crucial step in my nighttime routine. It never breaks out my sensitive and acne-prone skin.

    8. And I've had my eye on this affordable niacinamide serum for a while now! It claims to tackle blemishes and reduce the appearance of pores.

    9. While we're on the subject of serums, I might as well introduce you to this NIP+FAB overnight one that always leaves my skin looking incredible the next morning! I alternate between this and the gentler vitamin C one nightly.

    10. These Dots for Spots are a genius way to conceal, heal, and protect your pimples at the same time!

    11. This Simple facial wash is SO cheap and the only thing I've found that removes all my makeup in seconds without irritating my eyes! It is slightly drying, so I make sure to follow up immediately afterwards with my serums and moisturisers.

    12. And if your skin is *super* dry then I'm sure it'll appreciate this nourishing cleansing balm that consists of an uncomplicated list of only ten ingredients!

    13. I've used this sweet almond oil as my nighttime moisturiser for almost a decade! It never clogs up my pores or leaves my skin feeling ~greasy~ but instead gives it a plump, nourished feel and even improves my dark under eye circles.

    14. And when you're in the mood for an extra boost of hydration, layer on this watermelon-infused overnight mask to wake up to plump, refreshed-looking skin!

    15. I like to give my skin a treat once a week by doing an at-home extraction facial. I steam my face and then use these blackhead remover tools to clean any gunk out of my pores...

    16. ...making sure to clean them before each use (and wipe the blackhead gunk off after) on a cotton pad soaked in this cleansing solution. It's also good for giving your skin a ~deep~ clean when it's feeling congested!

    17. I then wipe my skin over with this 100% pure alcohol-free rose water to give my pores a final (more gentle) cleanse.

    18. And I finish my DIY facial off with this Australian pink clay mask which helps to re-tighten my pores without drying my skin out.

    19. Clinique's City Block SPF is my go-to daytime moisturiser. It leaves my skin feeling glowy not greasy, and offers a hint of a tint that gives me a smoothed-over look when I don't want to wear foundation. Since it works as two products for me (and I only use a tiny amount) I don't mind the slightly higher price tag!

    20. And if you're after a higher SPF then a few drops of La Roche-Posay's Anthelios XL SPF50 leaves a dream canvas for your makeup! Seriously, it leaves no white cast and never clogs up my pores like other suncreams, so I'm willing to invest a bit more in this one.

    21. These NIP+FAB Glycolic Fix night pads are incredible for unclogging pores and smoothing the skin's surface. As their name suggests, they're a bit intense so I'd suggest you start by using these once a week and building up to every other day or so, depending on your needs.

    22. I can personally vouch for The Ordinary's cult-status Peeling Solution. This high-potency chemical exfoliant removes any dead layers of skin for a genuinely radiant result. Again, it's more on the extreme side so I'd recommend using this solution once a week at most!

    23. As you can probably tell I'm a huge fan of non-abrasive exfoliants! This Glow Gommage Peel is infused with pineapple enzymes that gently break down dead skin cells without the need for any harsh, gritty scrubs.

    24. I've heard RAVE reviews for this affordable caffeine eye cream! I'm waiting till I finish my pricier alternative to give it a try.

    25. Customers swear this lip repair mask yields visible results in just one night!

    26. And if you're after day-to-day hydration, this lil' lip balm works wonders on the driest and most cracked lips.

    27. If you suffer from bacne then you can treat it as you shower with this highly-rated salicylic acid scrub soap (rather than having to apply annoying topical treatments).

    28. This intensely-nourishing sheet mask is perfect for pamper days! It's infused with avocado milk and hyaluronic acid, making it ideal if your skin gets dry in the winter.

    29. Finally, your designated skincare moment is also a good time to show your dry hands some love. O'Keeffe's Working Hands cream is super concentrated and doesn't feel greasy at all!