8 best affordable skin care brands to try


8 best affordable skin care brands to try

Trying to find your holy grail skin care products to lock down the perfect everyday routine can be extremely costly. That’s why discovering affordable skincare brands with products that actually work is like striking gold.

At Cosmetic Capital, we’re all about helping you find wallet-friendly everyday beauty solutions, no matter how small your budget is so if you’re looking for where to buy cheap skincare, you have certainly come to the right place.

If you are wondering what is the best affordable skincare brand, we have narrowed it down to eight budget-friendly skincare brands that we love so that you can find the best affordable skin care brand for your needs.

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Creightons offers a wide range of high-quality skin, body and hair products. They are a cruelty-free brand made in England and most of their product range is vegan friendly, sulphate free and derived from natural ingredients. They have won a number of awards such as the 2022 Hair Awards, 2021 Global Makeup Awards and The 2021 Attracta Beauty Awards.

We have Creightons bath, shower and hand wash as well as body lotion available for a wonderfully low price of just $3.95. We also have the Creightons Vitamin C Superfruits Daily Brightening Wash available for only $6.95.


Sukin is an excellent choice for the eco-conscious babe on a budget. They are Australian made, cruelty-free and vegan and they prioritise formulas that are kind on your skin and on the planet. Their skin care and hair care products are filled with effective natural ingredients, free from synthetic nasties and void of an intimidating price tag.

We have several affordable Sukin products available for less than $10, with some even available for under $5!

Nip + Fab

Since their beginnings, Nip + Fab have always been dedicated to providing customers with high quality, results-driven skincare formulas that are accessible with easy-to-understand ingredients and affordable price tags.

You can work your way to a clean, clear and renewed complexion for under $10 with Nip + Fab Teen Skin Fix Pore Blaster Day Wash ($8.95) and a selection of sheet masks such as the Nip + Fab Detoxify Charcoal & Mandelic Fix Mud Mask ($7.95), Nip + Fab Exfoliate Glycolic Fix Extreme Sheet Bubble Mask ($7.95) and Nip + Fab Renew Retinol Fix Sheet Mask ($9.95).


Neutrogena are worldwide leaders in skincare and it’s not hard to understand why with their easy-to-use skincare products that have been tried, tested and adored for years. Arguably one of the best things about Neutrogena is the fact that their super reliable, tried and true product range is also quite affordable and accessible. 

Treat yourself to a night of self-care for under $15 by wiping the day away with Neutrogena Deep Clean Purifying Micellar Cleansing Towelettes ($9.95) and refreshing your skin with Neutrogena Purifying Boost Clay Mask ($3.95).


While we’re on the topic of leading international cosmetic brands, we certainly cannot overlook L’Oreal. Aside from makeup and haircare lines, L’Oreal also create a range of skincare products designed to empower users by helping them look and feel their best.

We have a wide selection of L’Oreal skincare products available from popular collections including L’Oreal Revitalift, L’Oreal Men Expert, L’Oreal Pure Clay and L’Oreal Skin Paradise available for less than $10. Take your pick from a selection of face masks, moisturisers, BB cream and face wash.


As a subsidiary of L’Oreal, Garnier is another reliable skincare brand that is trusted by users across the world. Garnier skincare products are efficient, effective and economical with reasonable price tags that should fit into any budget.

From sheet masks for as low as $2.95 to facial cleansing wipes for under $5, Garnier is definitely a great choice for those after affordable skincare. Take your pick out of effective face masks featuring natural ingredients such as kale extract, charcoal, green tea, hyaluronic acid and watermelon extract, nourishing multi-use balms with skin-loving oils, vitamins and shea butter and everything in between.

Formula 10.0.6

When it comes to skincare that you can trust, rely on and doesn’t require a huge monetary investment, look no further than Formula 10.0.6. Their products are designed by their in-house chemist and tested by their family and team so you know you are getting quality products that are tried and true.

We have a great selection of Formula 10.0.6 skincare products available for under $10 that treat a number of skin concerns from blemishes and excess oil to dryness, clogged pores and redness. Browse through a selection of face masks, facial wipes, lip balms and more.

Moira Beauty

Last but not least, we need to talk about Moira Beauty. Not only does this beauty brand create absolutely beautiful makeup products, but they offer a wonderful range of effective and wallet-friendly skincare products.

You can refresh your complexion, awaken your under-eyes and scrub your way to better skin with Moira Beauty’s selection of toners, facial scrubs, cleansers and eye creams, all of which are available for less than $15.

A great multi-use option for under $10 is Moira Beauty Advanced 4-In-1 Multiwater that can be used as a toner, moisturiser and micro exfoliant all in one.

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