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Budget Beauty Tips
This is our beauty collection, our best content to keep you in the know about the latest in beauty trends and money-saving tricks! Enjoy our budget beauty tips and advice for real women, including tips on how to create your own beauty products and advice on how to find the perfect makeup for your skin tone!
Wearing makeup that makes us look amazing is always a good thing. But wearing makeup that’s good for our bodies and the environment? Huge plus. Thank goodness for green makeup, free of toxins and unpronounceable words that sound just as nasty as they are for us and the Earth.
Still wearing black eyeliner for every event, season and mood? I was, too, until it felt, well, boring. To liven up my look, I started wearing colored eyeliner and I’m thrilled to report: I’m in love. I’m able to brighten up my look without looking like a showgirl or like I just stepped out of the 80s. I admit, switching from black […]
Now that fall is here, that means our sandals are taking a backseat to booties. So much for showing off our pedis (but yay to cool-looking shoes). Unfortunately, taking care of our feet in the fall goes by the wayside. They’re smothered in booties, socks and tights and soon, we’re crinkling our noses: Sweat. Odor. Heels rough enough to file […]
When I turned 18, one of the best beauty secrets I ever received was that from my grandmother, and consisted of but two words: Eye Cream. Ever since, I’ve been rather obsessed with the stuff (yes, I sometimes slather it all over my face and neck) despite the occasional hefty price tag.
Yesterday, select Sephora fans were emailed an invitation to join Sephora Flash. Translation: Everyone’s favorite makeup store most likely reached out to their best customers. Further translation: Those with an ungodly stash of beauty insider points. (Raising my hand here.)
While sunscreen should be the most important step in your daily beauty regime, if your complexion is acne prone you may hesitate in applying the heavy cream. What’s considered to be the number one reason for healthy skin is also the number one cause for breakouts!
Ever found yourself staring at Angelina Jolie’s lips? Yeah, uh, me neither. Okay, that’s a lie. Angie has a great set of lips. There, I said it. They really are her trademark, and to be honest, it would be nice to get a fuller lip without surgical enhancements. Wondering if that was even possible, I […]
As a busy budget babe, I’m all for ways to save money and time without cutting any of my beauty habits. Over the years I’ve accumulated seasonal beauty tips for less, which means that I can fit them in on a Sunday afternoon or those few minutes between work and dinner. Here are my favorite five-dollar […]