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!
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!
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 […]
Confession time: Until recently, I considered a basic ponytail an updo. A fancy updo. To me, away from face = all things glam. Bonus points if my ponytail managed a cute tip flip (think Charlotte in Sex in the City). Then it truly was an elegant ‘do. Sigh. Clearly, my hair‘s been lacking in the glam department. So I decided to get on track by […]
We all know that a great ‘do (as well as shoes and accessories) completes our look, but I’ll be the first to admit to falling flat when it comes to my hair. To the rescue? Hot rollers! That’s right ladies, break out the hot rollers. No more “who’s looking at my hair when I’ve got these heels?” moments or being […]
In the spirit of April 1st, we are sharing an interesting infographic about the top beauty myths that may have fooled some of us once or twice (okay, more than twice in my case). From commonplace nuggets like “Find harshest possible lighting to apply foundation” to head-scratchers such as “For every gray hair plucked, two […]
Never before did I learn to love taking a bath than when I became pregnant. Now I understand what all the fuss was about! The old cliché of a stressed mom needing a bath. Yep, I consider myself an active member of that club. While pregnant and now with a little one, the bath is […]
Many people suffer with acne in their teen years and muddle through, looking forward to the days of adulthood when we no longer have to worry about pimples. WRONG! It can be a shock to realize that acne problems can persist or even begin in adulthood. When looking into ending skin lumps and bumps, the […]
This post is part of a series as The Budget Fashionista and Mighty Beauty, pay tribute and celebrate Black History Month this February. If we are considering the word Diva by definition as a distinguished female singer, it partially defines Ms Lena Horne. However, she was also much more than that, she was a singer, […]
The name Billie Holiday is known by people of every age everywhere and even if the specifics are unknown by some, everyone knows that she was important to music. Those more in the know might even say her contribution to jazz and pop changed music forever. She had a life shrouded in tragedy from rape […]