If there’s one thing we can’t get enough of, it’s beauty on a budget. More often than not, however, we end up bingeing on cheap products that save us a bundle but skimp on performance—especially in the realm of ethical beauty. Fortunately, the days of combing through our local health food stores for waxy-feeling creams and lipsticks with the color payoff of a dry crayon are over. Vegan and cruelty-free beauty products are becoming increasingly mainstream and are featuring better-than-ever formulas at accessible price points. Best of all, many can be found right in your local drugstores (we are all about convenience at NYLON). Read on to discover the new animal-testing free and bank account-friendly essentials you won’t know how you ever lived without.