10 Vitacost Finds That Make Healthy Living Affordable

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Believe it or not, you don’t have to spend a small fortune to adhere to a healthy lifestyle. From Himalayan pink salt to rich and creamy almond butter, we’ve rounded up 10 amazing products that can help enhance your health without breaking the bank.

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10 Budget-Friendly Essentials for Healthy Living

1. Coconut Oil

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This popular oil is not only rich in healthy saturated fats, it also contains antibacterial and antifungal properties. Add it to your diet in lieu of other, less healthy oils, use it to rid your mouth of harmful bacteria or slather it on your skin for an instant moisture boost. Try Vitacost Certified Organic Unrefined Coconut Oil—it’s “cold pressed from non-GMO coconuts.”

2. Himalayan Pink Salt

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This pure, mineral-rich salt is believed to boast a bevy of health benefits, including aiding hydration, reducing blood pressure, ridding the body of heavy metals and helping to improve sleep. Vitacost Fine Himalayan Pink Salt is vegan and gluten free!

3. Lavender Essential Oil

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In addition to its anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties, lavender is known to promote relaxation. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that lavender essential oil is commonly used to help reduce anxiety and improve sleep. Vitacost 100% Pure Lavender Essential Oil can be used for aromatherapy or diluted with a carrier oil (e.g., almond, grapeseed or olive oil) to cleanse, soothe and refresh the skin.

4. Sambucus Elderberry Syrup

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Did you know that black elderberries have a greater antioxidant capacity than blueberries, cranberries and strawberries? Vitacost Sambucus Elderberry Ultra-Concentrated Black Elderberry Extract “can help protect cells from free radical damage and may support healthy immune function.” This targeted wellness solution can be taken year-round.

5. Garbanzo Beans

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Also known as chickpeas, garbanzo beans are packed with protein and dietary fiber. Add mild, nutty Vitacost Non-GMO Garbanzo Beans to soups and salads, or use them to whip up a batch of creamy hummus. Did we mention that they’re free of gluten—and cholesterol?!

6. Organic Raw & Unfiltered Honey

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Searching for a healthy alternative to table sugar? Stock up on Vitacost Certified Organic Raw & Unfiltered Honey! “Created by bees that foraged on fields of colorful wildflowers, it’s fresh-tasting, mild and rich with subtle floral notes.” Plus, the surprisingly delicate sweetener contains no additives, preservatives, gluten or fat.

7. Multivitamin Gummies

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Taking a daily multivitamin can help make up for any nutritional deficiencies in your diet. Vitacost Multivitamin Gummies for Adults are not only tasty and fun to consume, they offer “a good spectrum of essential vitamins and minerals, with natural flavors from fruit and vegetable concentrates!” Each bottle contains 100 sweet, chewy gummies—talk about incredible value!

8. Argan Oil

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Want your skin, hair and nails to look and feel their very best? Glonaturals Argan Collection Organic Argan Oil to the rescue! This lightweight, hypoallergenic, 100% pure Moroccan argan oil soothes, softens and rejuvenates without relying on any synthetic ingredients or preservatives.

9. Apple Cider Vinegar 

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Whether you’re whipping up a homemade salad dressing, testing out a DIY beauty recipe or using it as a natural cleaning agent around the house, Vitacost Apple Cider Vinegar With Mother offers superior quality at an affordable price. It’s certified organic and contains no artificial flavors, colors or preservatives.

10. Almond Butter

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Protein is an important part of any healthful diet, and Vitacost Smooth & Unsalted Almond Butter is chock full of the nutrient. It’s “the creamiest, dreamiest almond butter around—and it’s all natural, made from 100% pure, Non-GMO Project-verified almonds.” So, go ahead and go nuts!