Everyone knows Boots is the best place to go to for all your beauty purchases. If you need a new suncream, a spot-targeting treatment or a fancy piece of makeup, the high street store carries it all – from its pocket-friendly own label products to big name brands and premium beauty and skincare labels.
With thousands of products on offer, we’ve searched through the top-rated hair, beauty and skincare products available to bring you the best of the best; the products that actually do what they say on the tin, and received glowing reviews from Boots customers. Handily, Boots marks which products have received the best reviews and you can filter your shopping preferences to start with the top-rated buys.
How we chose the products
I've meticulously combed the website for the products that actually seem to deliver. The verified reviews for the products chosen all wax lyrical about how great they are, from value for money to performance to clever packaging. They've all received five stars, and I've explained the ratings behind them. From the eco-friendly hand wash to £4 hair fixer, these are the beauty products at Boots that are worth the hype
What is it: A face spray with caffeine and electrolytes to help set makeup and refresh the skin throughout the day.
Why it gets five stars: This product seemed to surprise a lot of shoppers, who claimed they didn’t expect to love it, but did! One even said they wished they’d have discovered it sooner. Why? Because it is dubbed “excellent” at holding makeup in place all day and is “really refreshing” when skin needs a burst of hydration. Top tip: Many shoppers say they keep it in their handbag on a warm day to keep the skin cool.
What is it: A creamy, lightweight buildable blush available in six shades.
Why it gets five stars: Almost 500 shoppers rated this five-stars, and the glowing reviews speak for themselves! From it being a truly buildable colour to its “non-cakey” application, shoppers call out the glow it gives and the satin, silky finish.
What is it: A makeup brush used by the pros. With a long, rounded brush, it’s said to be perfect for blending eyeshadow for a soft-focus effect.
Why it gets five stars: Makeup maestros have rated this five-stars across the board; applauded for its soft bristles, over 30 shoppers have given it maximum points for how easy it is to use and how well it blends eyeshadow, calling it “amazing”, “perfect” and the “softest blending brush I own.”
What is it: An exfoliating facial toner to help tone, firm and tighten the skin, and removes dead skin cells, refines pores and hydrates.
Why it gets five stars: It’s the product that many shoppers’ credit with helping their skin get its glow back. Reviews include those saying it “genuinely works” and some found the results “astonishing”. “My skin went from dry and dull looking, to bright and fresh and looking healthy,” one shopper wrote. “I’m hooked!”
What is it: This cult deep conditioning treatment is said to calm and soothe frizzy and frazzled hair in just three minutes.
Why it gets five stars: Most beauty junkies have a bottle of this in their haircare arsenal; it’s been loved for years but is still being discovered today. Recent reviews say its “amazing” at calming frizz and great at getting hair back to good health.
What is it: A luxury scented hand wash that’s antibacterial too.
Why it gets five stars: Who doesn’t love a fancy hand soap? Boots shoppers do, and Sanctuary’s eco-friendly refill pouch gets all the praise! Customers point out the “beautiful” fragrance and non-drying formula. Many also point out how the larger refill pack has cut their plastic recycling down – win win!
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