As the credit-crunch kicks in, it might just be time to work out your beauty priorities. There are some cheap and cheerful beauty products that work hard for their money and are continually recommended by experts and celebrities alike. And then there are some life-saving products that you really shouldnt scrimp on. From head to toe heres ELLEs Spend or Save beauty guide.More
Future Skin, £49, by Chantecaille at Space.NK
Future Skin is a miracle in a pot and the flawless base it creates means it’s worth its weighty price tag. You’ll rarely need primers and powders with this product and can have fun with high street make-up on top, safe in the knowledge that your all important base is picture perfect.
Hairspray, £5.49 by Elnett at Boots
For a purse- friendly purchase that gives hard-to-beat results, pick up some Elnett hairspray. Forget advertising and fancy packaging, this is a hero product because it works! Ask any expert - no bathroom should be without a can.