While most of us are more than willing to shell out money for that anti-ageing face moisturiser or serum, we aren’t so kind to the skin on the rest of our body. But pampering and taking care of your dry elbows and knees do not have to burn a hole in your pocket. Here are our best picks for body lotions under $25. Plus, they are lightweight yet hydrating, so they don’t leave an uncomfortable film on the skin too.
1 / 10 Pamper your skin with these wallet-friendly options.Read more
2 / 10 Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Lotion Sheer Hydration, $18.50 for 350mlRead more
This lightweight body lotion is absorbed into the skin in seconds, leaving a non-greasy, powder-like feel. It’s fragrance-free and has oats, which help repair and protect the skin moisture barrier. What’s more, it’s also dermatologist tested to be non-comedogenic.
5 / 10 Sephora Collection Moisturizing Body Lotion, $10 for 200mlRead more
This quick-absorbing body lotion has coconut milk extract to soften and nourish skin.
Available at Sephora
7 / 10 Nivea Aloe & Hydration Body Milk, $9.95 for 400mlRead more
Infused with Nivea’s Deep Moisture Serum, the brand’s special formula to help skin lock in moisture, and aloe vera, this lightweight body lotion leaves skin feeling soft and smooth without a sticky after-feel. It is also paraben free and suitable for those with dry and sensitive skin.
Available at Guardian, Watsons and major supermarkets
8 / 10 Love Beauty and Planet Murumuru Butter & Rose Body Lotion, $13.90 for 400mlRead more
Rich Amazonian murumuru butter (like coconut oil) deeply nourishes skin while Bulgarian rose petals impart a warm, floral scent which makes you smell good too. The vegan-friendly moisturiser also sinks into the skin without a greasy or sticky after-feel.
Available at Watsons
9 / 10 Botaneco Garden Organic Chia Seed and Honey Body Lotion, $9.90 for 400mlRead more
The chia seed oil and honey extract in this cruelty-free lightweight body lotion is certified organic and help restore skin’s moisture barrier. It also has glycolic acid, which helps improve skin renewal.
Available at Guardian
10 / 10 Beyond Deep Moisture Body Emulsion, $24.90 for 200mlRead more
With rice milk, honey and olive oil, this lightweight body lotion is quickly absorbed into skin to leave it feeling supple and hydrated. The white musk fragrance also has a calming effect on your senses.
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