Waitrose Essentials Range – Cleansing Wipes

Posted by Lipglossiping On January - 10 - 2010

Do you have any SUPER budget items that you enjoy using?

Waitrose sent me a few items from their newly extended “Essentials” range and I’ve been enjoying using their goodies.  One of my favs are the new 3in1 facial cleansing wipes.  They’re soft, nicely fragranced and do a good job at removing makeup in a rush.

Unlike other wipes I’ve tried, these also feel quite moisturising on my skin without leaving that tacky, sticky feeling behind – and all this for £1.45!

The “Essentials” range also includes hand wash, bath foam. bath crème, shower gel, soap bars, shampoo and conditioner.  Most products are priced at 99p.

My inner bargainista has been satisfied with this find!

You can pick these up in your local Waitrose or online.


20 Responses to “Waitrose Essentials Range – Cleansing Wipes”

  1. Rhamnousia says:

    Tesco’s Vitamin E Wipes are the best I’ve ever found and they only cost 27p. Once you try ‘em you will never turn back.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

    • @Rhamnousia – STOP making me want things! I have a basketfull of loved and left wipes… I need a purge. Although 27p isn’t exactly pushing the boat out right? Try these ones too Chica if you’ve got a Waitrose near you…. alternatively, I’ll tell you if they’re better than the Tesco ones once I get my grubby little mitts on some!

      Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  2. ooo i love the tescos wipes!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  3. Redtiger21 says:

    I’m a sucker for cheap wipes- i’m a lazy git when i’m tired so they’re an absoloute essential for me, and i totally resent paying good money for what is essentially a baby’s bum wipe!!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  4. Sounds like a barg!!! I’m another one for the Tesco face wipes (“sensitive” ones, or the Skin Wisdom ones for dry skin). The ingredients are similar to the Boots No.7 4in1 wipes, so they whip make-up off and leave the skin feeling really clean (no residue or greasiness). But they’re not *quite* as wet as Boots No.7 wipes…

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

    • @Beauty Scribbler – It is! Fabbo! I haven’t tried the Tesco ones, but you can bet I’m on it now! I’ve heard fab things about those Boots No7. There’s a £5 off voucher out at the moment too, I wonder if it would work with the wipes… will have to try it out!

      Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  5. Lena says:

    Ohhh jealous! I’m in the States and I have yet to find a bargain-priced wipe that doesn’t irritate my skin. Every one I’ve tried has been too thin, too scratchy, and left me miserable. The Olay Daily Facials no-rinse wipes have worked best, but they’re more expensive than I want to spend. Sigh, the search goes on…

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  6. Marie says:

    I pay about 98p for Tesco baby wipes and use them to take off stubbourn eye make up if I feel lazy – and I use them for just about everything else you can think of. Dusting, wiping my laptop screen, stuff like that. Amazing.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

    • @Marie – I’ve been known to reach for Leila’s Huggies Pure… but I find baby wipes so drying on my skin, no matter how ‘gentle’ they market themselves to be. I really think I need the added moisturisers in the more expensive varieties. LOL at the multi-uses though, baby wipes are marvellous things!

      Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  7. Rebecca says:

    The Eyeko creams are a great bargain moisturiser for only a fiver each! Also been loving the Waitrose wipes. I keep them at my boyf’s place as I just can’t have my usual routine when I’m there. x

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

    • @Rebecca – Is that the highlighting one? I have one but haven’t given it much love for aaaaages. I’m gonna dig it out again when I get home, thanks for the reminder… I used to love mixing it with my foundation, hope mine hasn’t gone off! xx

      Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  8. Ondine says:

    I try to use Liz Earle’s cleanse and polish every night, but honestly – some evenings I just can’t be bothered and reach for a wipe instead.I shall be buying these to have on hand!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  9. desiiGirl87 says:

    my fave wipes are from bodycare, 3 for a pound.you get different citrus flavoured ones..

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  10. liloo says:

    how beautiful is this picture again…
    your blog posts are a pleasure to consume x

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Deal Alert - Nails Inc. Lucky Dip - 5 Polishes for £15

Available until midnight tonight, Nails Inc. are offering a lucky dip.  5 polishes for £15, that works out at £3 a polish! I’m very tempted, …

Deal Alert: Avon Nailwear Pro+ Nail Shades currently less than half price!

Avon Nailwear Pro+ Nail Shades are currently less than half price, reduced from £6.00 to just £2.50 a-piece. I’ve included some swatches below* so you …

House of Holland Nails by Elegant Touch

False nails have long been overdue a bit of a comeback.  Remember when you used to stick a set on for a big night out …

Rimmel Play Fast Polish in Street Wear NOTD

I need to get my hands on more of these!  Especially Night Life and Hit That… but, they’re discontinued.  I’m stalking eBay… and I’m on …

No posts today.

I under-estimated how hungry the fish were. Ok, not really… real life has caught up with me in a big way this week (sadly!).  Normal …

Wordless Wednesday

Just for fun, anyone recognise where this is?

Butter London Stardust Overcoat NOTD

I don’t care what the newspapers are saying, put down those pastel shades ‘cos it ain’t Spring yet!  Until I see a daffodil or tulip …

The Lipstick League – Week of 13.2.12

Question of the Week: – What’s currently at the top of your beauty lemming list? Answer: At the tip top of the lemming list right …

Monu Cleansing Balm - So delicious, I wear it as a perfume.

There are some things in life that one really should avoid doing but we do them all the same. One shouldn’t drink alcohol on an …

FOTD Kryolan Shades Palette in Santiago

A couple of weeeks ago whilst killing some time waiting to head off to the Maybelline event… Myself, Sian, Sophie, Lydia & Leanne spent a …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

Urban Decay 15-Year Anniversary 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil Set

This here post be ALL about the pictures… The Packaging… The Pencils… The Swatches… The Thoughts… Urban Decay’s 15-Year Anniversary 24/7 Glide-On Pencil Set* is …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads