I often wish I were a teenager during this time. Don’t get me wrong; I adored the ’90s, but I didn’t love the skincare choices that I had. My Saturday job only allowed for drugstore buys, and let’s face it: The options were nowhere near what they are today. I grew up with pore strips, harsh cleansers and scented everything, so whenever I see an affordable skincare brand that actually works, I get really excited.
Skincare by Beauty Bay, the sell-out range that only a few lucky ones managed to stuff into their baskets, is back after a little break with new products, and they are seriously good.
My inner 13-year-old is rolling her eyes and thinking about how much of a game changer this would have been. But my current self has been thoroughly enjoying the line of under-£8 products, all filled with the powerhouse ingredients that we come to expect from any worthy skincare line. There’s also plenty of choice, so you can mix and match depending on your skin concerns.
Keep scrolling to read about my must-haves from the range.