Sure, you’ll often find beauty editors chatting about the life-changing new products they’ve added to their routines, and often, those products come with hefty price tags. But not everything beauty insiders use actually costs an arm and a leg. In fact, many of their favorite finds are affordable buys—something I’ve learned over the years by chatting with editors about their holy-grail products. So what are the affordable products that earn just as much love as their expensive buys?
Ahead, beauty editors are weighing in on the inexpensive products they can’t live without. From the glycolic pads that are the secret to glowing skin to the makeup-artist secret for brightening under-eyes to the $11 foundation that rivals expensive formulas and more, these are the game-changing finds beauty editors swear by.