he Top 5 essence and Catrice picks that deserve a place in your basket 

It’s what we’ve all been waiting for! After nearly three long months without our favourite go to ‘for a few bits’, Penneys is open again. Whether it’s socks, underwear, leggings or a pack of gold hoop earrings that you wanted, chances are you will end up leaving with a bag full of bargains you didn’t know you needed!

But the best part?! We’re finally able to stock up on our favourite bargain beauty buys again now too. We all know it’s been a long three months when it comes to our makeup bags and perhaps your favourite products are so depleted you don’t know where to start! But fear not, we’ve pulled together our top picks from essence and Catrice that can go straight in your Penneys basket.

It’s a-Brow time 

Your brow girl mightn’t be taking appointments just yet but don’t panic. We’ve got you covered with our Brow Colorist Semi-Permanent Brow Mascara (€4.30). This magic brow gel mascara has a tint effect which means regular use will gradually intensify the natural colour of the eyebrow hairs! So no need to worry about not being able to book in for a brow tint! To use this brow gel simply brush the wand over your eyebrows for an instantly fuller and thicker look.

One hit wonder 

If you’re looking to pick up one product on your trip to Penneys that does it all, then this is it! The Catrice Ten!Sational 10 in 1 Dream Primer (€6.80) is a great multi-purpose product that will help look after your skin and give it a nice radiant glow. Not only will it protect your skin from UV rays with SPF15, it also has anti-pollution and antioxidant effects. It offers moisturisation to the skin, whilst minimizing pores, smoothening out skin irregularities and reducing the appearance of fine lines on the skin! Your skin will be protected and look both glowy and radiant. Perfect to wear alone or under foundation.

Flawless face did you say? 

Our famous HD Liquid Coverage foundation (€7.95) offers full yet natural looking coverage for a perfect complexion that lasts for up to 24hrs! It features a unique dropper applicator and is paraben free and VEGAN – all for under €10! Beauty bargain 101!

Speaking of famous products, Catrice Liquid Camouflage concealer (€3.95) is also another one of our must have buys from the Penneys beauty section. This highly pigmented, full coverage concealer will not only cover every dark circle or blemish, it is also waterproof and super long-lasting. It’s no wonder it is a much loved staple of influencers and beauty bloggers all over the country.

The perfect summer mascara 

The newest addition to the bestselling Lash Princess family – Lash Princess False Lash Effect Mascara Waterproof (€4.10) is a must have Penneys pick up for summer! This long-lasting mascara features a special conic shaped fibre brush, adding length and dramatic volume for an amazing false lash effect. Whether its pool parties out your back garden or sweaty zoom work outs, this waterproof mascara has got you covered! Waterproof, rub proof, sleep proof, life proof!

It’s time to shine 

A trip to Penneys wouldn’t be complete without picking up a fresh tube of Shine Shine Shine lipgloss (€2.50)! This cult essence product is in the baskets of every glossy lip lover. It adds an instant dazzling shine to your lips and can be worn alone for a gorgeous super glossy look, or the perfect finishing touch on top of your favourite lipcolour!