With the first payday of the year fast approaching, why not treat yourself to a little something? Even if many of us may still be feeling the pinch from Christmas, we all need a little boost every now and again! Fortunately, we’ve got loads of lovely little treats that won’t break the bank – and will give you a bit of a spring in your step to get through the rest of winter. Here are some of our top tips for little pick-me-ups, whatever your budget!
£10 and under
Sleek True Colour Lipstick (£7.99) A hydrating, richly pigmented lippy – meaning the colour lasts for ages! Available in a variety of high-impact shades. Feeling daring? Check out Vamp, a deep, dark red that’s perfectly on-trend this season.
Essie ‘Ballet Slippers’ Nail Colour (£9.99) A versatile neutral from one of the leading nail care brands, Ballet Slippers is one of Essie’s most popular shades. Soft, understated and feminine – it really goes with everything!
River Island Filigree Earrings (£10.00) These delicate, yet intricately designed, earrings will stand out beautifully with anything from a cosy jumper and jeggings to a classic little black dress. Pull your hair into a high pony or updo to show them off!
Western Metal Work Skinny Belt (£10.00) The Western look is one of this season’s hottest trends. This chic and versatile belt would be perfectly paired with jeans, or worn at the waist over a denim shirtdress and your favourite boots.
Fake Bake Tinted Body Glow (£9.99) Winter weather making you feel a bit blah? Give your skin an instant glow with this bronzy, shimmery, super-hydrating moisturiser. Smooth on from head to toe for a sun-kissed look that’s actually good for your skin!
L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche Extraordinaire Liquid Lipstick
(£12.99) For an intense, high-shine look that feels as soft going on as a lip balm. Available in lush colours, including Fuchsia Drama, a vibrant pink that will make you feel ready for Spring!
Elegant Touch Statement French Glitter Tip Nails (£13.00) In need of a glam makeover for your nails? This kit takes the classic French manicure and adds a twist – a touch of glitter at the tips – for a sophisticated but fun look that will take you from day to evening.
River Island Aviator Metal Frame Sunglasses (£15.00) Just because it’s winter, there’s no reason not to sport some seriously stylish sunnies! And these aviators from River Island are corkers – classic, yet trendy – and in a unique pink-gold colour palette that will take you right through summer!
Patent Clutch Bag (£19.00) In your choice of black, navy or nude, the simplicity of this sleek little bag makes it perfect for every day – but the patent finish and metallic trim mean it’s stylish enough to carry to an event or on a night out.
Toni & Guy Glamour Collection Kit (£13.00) Could your barnet use a big hair boost? This kit from hair care gurus Toni & Guy includes all the styling products and spin pins you need to keep your lustrous locks in place. It even includes step-by-step instructions to achieve a trendy beehive style.