The year is already in full-on #hustle mode, and you鈥檝e been scramblin鈥 all week 鈥 we get it. Take a deep breath and repeat after us: T.G.I.F! Let鈥檚 take full advantage of this whole weekend thing with a happy hour, a trip to the movies (Hidden Figures, anyone?) and cocktails galore. Whatever you鈥檝e got in the works, you need some easy go-to makeup essentials to get you there. These six weekend makeup essentials are all $15 and under to get you from post-work drinks to Sunday funday.



Don鈥檛 miss a beat as you skip out of the office and off to happy hour. Your overworked eyes will magically come back to life after you use the long-wearing Marcelle Waterproof Eyeliner ($13). Go for the gorg brown 鈥渆spresso鈥 color for an extra jolt of oomph. You鈥檒l be selfie-ready after finishing the look with some J. Cat Beauty Pout-Holic Lipstick ($5). The pretty pink 鈥渓ike for like鈥 color is guaranteed to get you some Insta love.



Whether you鈥檙e heading out for a date with your boo or dinner and drinks with the gals, you want to bring it tonight. Play up your eyes with Alima Pure Luminous Shimmer Eyeshadow ($14). Whatever your skin tone, you鈥檒l love the rosy shade of 鈥渂lack orchard.鈥 Plus you鈥檝e got a secret weapon, Rimmel Wonderlash Lift Me Up Mascara ($8), at your disposal. You鈥檒l get the dramatic, long lashes you鈥檙e after with the first coat.



Time to dish about all of last night鈥檚 antics over a few filled-to-the-brim bloodies. For brunch, a natural, glowing look is probs what you鈥檙e after. You鈥檒l get there with just a touch of color for your cheeks that the Dandelion Brightening Baby-Pink Blush Mini ($15) delivers. It鈥檚 travel-sized and purse-friendly too. If you loved Lip Smackers back in the day, you鈥檒l go bananas for the grown up version, The Beauty Crop PBJ Smoothie Stick ($15). It smells amazing and the fun 鈥渞aisin the roof鈥 color gives you all the right vibes and a light hue.

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