J.Lo said it best: "Love don't cost a thing". When it comes to showing mom how much you care on Mother's Day, a higher price tag doesn't automatically equal achieving favorite child status. There's a running list of affordable beauty buys to treat mom with that will only set you back $25 or less. Even better: she'll never be able to guess the actual price of your gift.
From luxe hand cream to eyeshadow palettes, we've rounded up our favorite affordable gifts that moms will love.
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1. Origins Purify, Hydrate & Glow Mask Set
You could buy mom a gift card for a facial at a spa, or you can bring the spa to her. This trio of masks let’s mom pick the flavor that will tackle her current skin woes whether it’s dryness, uneven texture, or clogged pores.
Origins | $23
2. L’Occitane Limited Edition Pivoine Flora Hand Cream
The chic illustration along with the peony extract, shea butter, and vitamin E ingredients in this tube of hand cream might scream luxury, but it will only set you back $12.
L'Occitane | $12
3. Tarte Tartiest Pro To Go Amazonian Clay Palette
With Tarte's palette on her vanity, the eye makeup possibilities will be endless. This set of six shadows includes both shimmery and matte shades that can be paired for a warm smoky eye, or a soft wash of color across the lids.
Tarte | $23
4. Fekkai PRX Reparatives Intense Fortifying Masque Indulgent Repair
If you know mom is overdue for a trip to the salon, but your wallet says otherwise, consider gifting this reparative hair mask the next best option. Packed with omega fatty acids, it treats strands so that they look just-left-the-salon fresh.
Frederic Fekkai | $25
5. Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment Perfecting Wand
Your mom isn't an ordinary mom, she's the best mom, so she desrives a lip balm that's anything but average. The sugar, mango butter, grapeseed, loofah, and black currant oils in Fresh's treatment wand simutaneously buffs, nourishes, and softens lips.
Fresh | $24
6. Mario Badescu Aloe, Herbs, & Rosewater Facial Spray
Mom won't know what's harder to believe: How refreshing this spray is whether she spritzes it on mid-day or post-flight, or that its price is less than a desk lunch.
Mario Badescu | $7
7. Herbivore Calm Bath Salts
You may have spent your teen years telling mom to "chill out", but now she literally can relax thanks to these calming bath salts.
Herbivore | $18
8. The Body Shop Almond Milk & Honey Gently Exfoliating Cream Scrub
Almond milk and honey may sound like smoothie ingredients, but this Body Shop exfoliating cream wipes away dead skin and is equally as noursihing.
The Body Shop | $24
9. H&M Bamboo Scented Candle
Every time mom lights this minimalist fresh-scented candle, she'll be reminded of her favorite child: You.
H&M | $6
10. Ariul Seven Days Mask Set
A week's worth of K-beauty sheet masks will quickly turn mom's favorite pastime into face mask, Neflix, and chill with a flass of wine.
Ariul | $20