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So many products are launched every month, but only a few become cult classics that women literally can't live without. We roundup those desert island beauty essentials that simply won't let you down. So without further ago, take a look at the hero products we just can't do without...
Ever have trouble sleeping? Cult beauty brand This Works have mixed lavender, monoi and coconut oil into a soother that will send you into a slumber with just a dab on the temples and wrists. What's more, it hydrates and moisturises at the same time. Bliss! You can find it in your local Boots.
This vibrant shade is a twist on the classic red lipstick, and it's orange hue is a big trend for Spring/Summer 2014. Team it with a light application of BB cream and a slick of mascara so the blood orange colour takes centre stage. Go on, be brave and go tropical.
Love the look of gel manicures but haven't got the time or money to keep up the maintenance? Well this slick gel-like polish gives that flawless, shiny finish in seconds without damaging your cuticles, plus you can switch colour whenever you like and there is 12 gorgeous shades to choose from!
Liz Earle's Cleanse Polish Hot Cloth Cleanser might as well be a skincare miracle! It eradicates blotches and blemishes leaving you with glowing, supermodel skin. The trick? Smother the cleanser onto your face, then use the muslin cloth to wipe away the makeup with warm water. Bliss! It's available from John Lewis.
Let pale skin become a thing of the past with Clarins self-tan formula which is revolutionising how we get our beach glow. Simply add one or two drops to your face to boost your tan in summer. You pick up a bottle from John Lewis and Debenhams.
The original organic liquid soap, Dr Bronner has been a huge hit with celebrities and ethically conscious people alike for decades. It can be used as a shower gel, soap, shaving lotion and many more, it's kind to the skin, completely natural and comes in a variety of scents. A true hero! Priced at £3.58 for 237ml and available from drbronner.co.uk, ASOS, feelunique.com, Amazon and Holland and Barrett.
This pink highlighter by Benefit is another modern classic. It instantly brightens the skin and highlights areas such as the cheeks for a glowing, healthy complexion and a perfectly sculpted face. Available from Benefit shops and major department stores nationwide. £19.50.
This wonder-exfoliator is perfect for pre-self tanning, pre-shaving, or just getting your legs summer ready. A little goes a long way and the light oil running through the grains of salt mean there's no need to moisturise afterwards. It makes for a great spa-effect treatment in your own bathroom.
This luscious serum adds weightless shine and manageability you your tresses and improves the condition of split ends, with a subtle but not overpowering salon smell. Feelnique.com has stock available from £12.85 for a 25ml.
Bio Oil should be your go-to product if you are trying to get rid of stretchmarks, scars and dry skin. It can be used on the face and body and absorbs easily so there's no need to worry about sticky palms. Available at Boots and Superdrug.
There's no need to worry about windy days with this ever-faithful hairspray which has been the industry leader for years. It gives fantastic hold but also brushes out without leaving sticky residue. We love the fact Elnett's iconic gold bottle is perfect handbag size too! £3.79 from Boots.
Loved by makeup artists and models, Elizabeth Arden 8 hour cream is the ultimate multi-tasker and can be used as a lip-balm, on cuticles, to highlight cheek-bones, for sunburn and much more. You'll never leave home without it! Pick up a tube from Debenhams.
This hero buy from Maybelline has been a market leader for decades due to it's ability to give you long luscious lashes with the stroke of a brush! It's building wand also makes it easy to get a full lash look without clumps!
Keep your lips and hands soft and supple with this handbag must-have. It's 99% organic and made from a blend of moisturising organic cocoa butter and beeswax which will help condition dry lips and flaking cuticles. Pick up a pot at your local Neal's Yard store or John Lewis for £6.50.
Give yourself the studio finish with Smashbox's translucent powder which is sure to keep you matte for hours on end. The best thing is it suits all skin tones and at 18.99 it's a steal! Go onto smashbox.co.uk to buy one.