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Self-care from $5 to $50
Winter has arrived, and with it comes the perfect opportunity to cozy up and indulge in some much-needed self-care. While we all love pampering ourselves, sometimes it can feel just outside of our budget. It's important to remember that self-care doesn't have to break the bank!
No matter what your budget is, we've got you covered with affordable self-care options ranging from $5 to $50 and will leave you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated this winter.
DIY Winter Fun: Make Your Own Body Scrub
If you’re really trying to scale back and save, we have a free DIY idea – you can make your own body scrub with ingredients you probably already have lying around the house!
Here’s one of our favorite recipes for an at-home body scrub that will reinvigorate your skin.
What You’ll Need:
- 1/2 cup brown sugar
- 1/4 cup sea salt
- 1/2 cup oil of your choice
- 2 tablespoons of honey
Combine these ingredients in a mixing bowl and voila! You have a FREE homemade body scrub that is recommended by Kim Kardashian’s facialist, Lord Gavin McLeod Valentine.
Just hop into the shower and let the steam open up your pores before scrubbing this luxurious body scrub into your skin. Since it’s made of natural ingredients, this scrub is safe for even the most sensitive skin!
Cost-effective luxury under $5
Self-care under $5?! If it seems too good to be true, just you wait and see. Bring the spa experience right into the comfort of your home on a cold winter night by pampering yourself with face masks!
Sheet Masks under $5
Whether you want to increase youthful radiance, combat dehydration, or restore a puffy, tired complexion, we’re convinced there’s a sheet mask for everyone.
At just $5 for a single sheet mask, they cost less than a fancy coffee and offer a quick spa-like experience in the comfort of your home. There are so many amazing masks ranging at different costs, but here are some of our favorites under $5 that will help you survive the winter months.
The Good Fight Facial Sheet Mask - $5
Changes in the weather can often bring on gnarly breakouts, but The Good Fight Sheet Mask can fight and defend. Infused with willow bark, tea tree, and peppermint oils, this face mask will help combat redness, impurities, and inflammation. In just 10 minutes, this mask will calm irritated, acne-prone skin so you can put your best face forward.
Get Dewy With It Facial Sheet Mask - $5
When the winter has done its damage to your skin, the Get Dewy With It Mega Moisture Sheet Mask will definitely save you from horrifyingly dry skin. When your skin feels more like sandpaper than silk, it’s time to bring out the big guns. This moisture-packed mask delivers a hit of hydration in just 10 minutes with ingredients like hyaluronic acid, rose of Jericho, hijiki algae, honey, and prickly pear.
Other amazing masks to discover
We like to think of sheet masks as the gateway to other amazing self-care masks that can level up your self-care experience. At $4 per pair, these under-eye gels and lip masks a great addition to your at-home self-care.
FlashPatch Rejuvenating De-puffing Under-eye Gels - $4
We all need a little rejuvenation every once in a while, and what better way than with the help of kick-butt ingredients like caffeine, collagen, hyaluronate, and more? The FlashPatch Rejuvenating De-puffing Under-eye Gels are loved by many because they deliver intense hydration and promote collagen production, leaving your skin visibly smoother and more youthful within minutes.
Just a heads up, you may want to purchase more than just one pair of these. The good news is they come in packs!
- 1 Pair: $4
- 5 Pairs: $15
- 15 Pairs: $35
- 30 Pairs: $50
FlashPatch Hydrating Lip Gels - $3
At only $3 for a single lip gel, FlashPatch® Hydrating Lip Gels are the perfect affordable addition to your low-budget self-care day. Lip masks are an excellent way to restore deep hydration to cracked, dry winter lips. Soften, smooth, and diminish the appearance of fine lines around your lips with our advanced hydrogel patch technology and powerful moisturizing ingredients such as niacinamide, peptides, and green tea extract.
Pro-tip: You can also pair these lip gels with any of our facial sheet masks! Just apply the lip mask and layer your favorite sheet mask on top of it. Same goes for the eye gels!
Elevate Your Self-Care Under $25
If you're ready to take your pampering a bit more seriously, we have self-care kits just waiting to rise to the occasion. These options under $25 will take your self-care to the next level and help you truly indulge in your me-time.
These self-care kits are also a great option if you like having multiple masks stocked in your skincare cabinet at a time. Because, let’s face it, one face mask is nice and all, but knowing you have multiple masks lined up reminds you that self-care at home is just minutes away on any given day.
Self-care kits under $25:
- Best in Snow
- Fizz The Season
- Skin Cycle
These are just a few of our favorites for winter, but you can shop all kits here.
Best in Snow - $20
The weather outside might be frightful, but that doesn’t mean your skin has to be! Best in Snow is a winter-themed mask set that provides deep hydration for your hands and feet, making it essential for combating dry skin this season.
- 1 Perfect Ten Self-Moisturizing Hand and Cuticle Mask
- 1 Best Foot Forward Softening Heel and Foot Mask
Complete with two masks that slip on like socks and mittens, these hand and foot masks will moisturize your skin in as few as 10 minutes (but you can enjoy them for as long as you’d like).
The Perfect Ten Hand and Cuticle Mask is lined with layers of intensely moisturizing macadamia oil, ultra-rich shea butter, and rosehip oil to improve the skin's elasticity and reveal baby-soft hands.
The Best Foot Forward Foot and Heel Mask is like your favorite pair of cozy socks, except loaded with nourishing shea Butter and moisture-locking coconut oil. Slip them on, kick back, relax, and get ready to reveal velvety soft skin you’ll love.
Fizz The Season - $25
Feel the holiday spirit and Fizz The Season with this limited-edition kit that targets everything from head to toe!
- 1 Rosé Toes
- 1 On Ice Eye Gels
- 1 Bubbly Eye Gels
- 2 Rosé Sheet Masks
First, wrap your toes in our effervescent Rosé Toes - this pink bubbly foot treatment softens and smoothes dry feet. Then use the On Ice Eye Gels to cool and depuff tired eyes. The icy serum and hydrogel patches energize and refresh those peepers.
Then, pop on your Serve Chilled Rosé Sheet Mask and let the antioxidants and hyaluronic acid do all the work to fight against environmental stressors, diminish signs of aging, and deliver a megadose of hydration.
Save your Bubbly Eye Gels for holiday photos and festivities – you’ll want to put those on before your big event! They’re formulated with Orange Extract, resveratrol, and niacinamide, the perfect cocktail for environmental protection, anti-aging, and brightening.
Skin Cycle Facial Sheet Mask Kit - $25
If you’re looking to reset, renew, and hydrate your skin without breaking the bank, this trio is perfect for your low-budget self-care routine. The Skin Cycle Facial Sheet Mask Kit is a three-step cycle that features a new face mask every night for 3 nights, so if you’re looking for a calming at-home experience for a long weekend, this is your go-to.
- 1 Exfoliate Mate Sheet Mask
- 1 Beauty Sleep Sheet Mask
- 2 Hydrate FlashMasques
The Exfoliate Mate Sheet Mask is best used during the exfoliating phase of your skin cycle when the skin is ready to be sloughed off, so apply this on night 1. It has lactic acid, pineapple, and papaya extracts to sweep away dead skin cells and reveal fresh, radiant skin underneath. Natural enzymes (papaya and pineapple extract) and AHA (lactic acid) work to gently exfoliate the skin, revealing a smoother, brighter complexion.
The Beauty Sleep Hydrogel Mask is best used during the rejuvenating phase of your skin cycle when the skin is most receptive to active ingredients, so it’s perfect to use on night 2. Infused with retinol and peptides, this mask will boost collagen production and minimize fine lines while also hydrating and nourishing the skin while you sleep.
On the final night of this self-care trio, you’ll use the Hydrate FlashMasque to drench your skin with intense moisture courtesy of hyaluronic acid. This mask will help plump up the skin and give it a dewy glow. It’s best used during the hydrating phase of your skin cycle when the skin needs to be replenished with moisture. This kit comes with two Hydrating FlashMasques, so feel free to save your second mask for your next hydration session.
Luxurious Self-Care Under $50
If you're looking to step out of your self-care comfort zone and try some masks you may have never used before, then you need to try these kits for a full-body spa experience. Splurge a bit and explore these options under $50 that offer a touch of luxury while not breaking the bank. When it’s snowing outside, the roads are wet and all you want to do is bring the party indoors, we have just the way to do it.
DIY - Create a Cozy Space
With less than $50, you can create a spa experience right in the comfort of your home. Get some scented candles, a cozy blanket, fluffy pillows, and your favorite music. Create a little corner of relaxation by dimming the lights and setting the mood. You can do whatever you want in your cozy space – you make the rules. You can watch movies, eat popcorn, drink wine, read a book, pamper yourself in sheet masks head-to-toe, or whatever is most relaxing to you.
After Party Exclusive Recovery Bundle - $33
Sometimes you need to bring the party home to you and have your own fun! The After Party Pack is the perfect mixture of sheet masks, eye gels, and a hydrating lip mask that will enhance the vibe of any cozy space. This bundle is packed with products that will help you recover and relax while refreshing your appearance in no time.
- 1 Chill Mode Hydrogel Face Mask
- 1 Rosé Face Mask
- 1 Pair of Restoring Night Eye Gels
- 1 Pair of On Ice Eye Gels
- 1 Hydrate Lip Gel
There are so many amazing masks in this kit, like the Chill Mode Hydrogel Mask, perfect for those nights when you just need to unwind. This nutrient-rich face mask will help soothe and calm your skin, leaving you feeling relaxed and restored. The Rosé Face Mask is also a great option for renewing dry, dull skin, and bringing radiance back to the face.
The On Ice Eye Gels will help firm and lift puffy eyes, leaving you looking bright and refreshed, while the Restoring Night Eye Gels are ideal for targeting tired eyes.
Last but not least, the Hydrate Lip Gels will help plump up and hydrate those dry winter lips, leaving you with a soft and kissable pout.
Rosé Renewal Kit - $36
The Rosé Renewal Kit is a carefully curated bundle that delivers the ultimate unwinding experience while hydrating and rejuvenating the mind, body, and soul. The smell of rosé will radiate from each mask and offer you an aromatic pampering experience from the comfort of your home – the only thing you’ll be missing is your favorite cocktail.
- 1 Rosé Eye Gels
- 1 Rosé Fingers Mask
- 1 Rosé Face Mask
- 1 Hydrating Lip Gel
- 1 Lip Service Gloss-to-balm Treatment
Each mask is infused with antioxidants to help you combat the effects of stress and fatigue. Start by treating your delicate eye area with our Serve Chilled™ Rosé Eye Gels. These luxurious and soothing eye gels will melt away all signs of stress and fatigue. Then, treat your hands to some much-needed TLC with our Rosé Fingers Renewing Mask. This rejuvenating hand mask will help hydrate your dry, rough skin, leaving everyone wondering how you got such soft, smooth hands.
The Serve Chilled™ Rosé Face Mask is hydrating and calming, helping to soothe the skin and refresh the soul with the smell of rosé. Lastly, don’t forget about hydrating those dry, chapped lips! Say goodbye to split lips and a crusty pout, and hello to our Hydrating Lip Gels. Plump and hydrate – then finish this amazing at-home pampering experience with Lip Service. Our gloss-to-balm treatment is a game-changer that will leave your lips looking so kissable!
Pro-tip: This set makes a great holiday gift! No gatekeeping here – share it with your bestie too!
Cloud Nine Kit - $48
Want to take your self-care to a whole new level? We know exactly how to do it. The Cloud Nine Kit is a head-to-toe self-care experience featuring facial sheet masks, eye gels, and our favorite – hand and feet masks! Say hello to a hydrating, renewing, experience complete with antioxidants and hyaluronic acid, designed to help protect from environmental stressors and delay signs of aging.
- 2 Rosé Face Masks
- 5 Rosé Eye Gels
- 1 Renewing Rosé Fingers Mask
- 1 Renewing Rosé Toes Mask
If you’ve never tried hand and feet masks, you’re truly missing out. This is a pampering experience unlike sheet masks or eye gels. The moment you slip into some moisturizing mittens and skin-softening booties, you’re committed to at least 10 minutes of self-care. In those 10 minutes, you can’t text a friend, switch the laundry from the washer to the dryer, or even go grab a snack. Not only will hand and feet masks leave your skin feeling silky soft, but you’ll also be called to fully relax and pamper yourself like a true VIP, right in your own home. Now that’s self-care!
Embrace Affordable Winter Self-Care
Having a winter self-care moment can be so fun and relaxing, but it can also remind you to prioritize yourself again (just in case you forgot to!). Sometimes we forget to give ourselves the love we so freely give other people. So if you’re stuck inside with nowhere to go, remember to count your blessings and enjoy the moment that is calling you to pause.
Whether you opt for affordable sheet masks, indulge in a luxurious face mask, or try your hand at a DIY craft, there's a budget-friendly self-care activity for everyone. Remember, self-care isn't a luxury; it's a necessity. Treat yourself well this winter, and enjoy a cozy season filled with self-love and creativity.