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Tag Archives: cheap

DIY Make-Up Brush Holder

19 Mar

Very cute and VERY easy and under $10.

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Here is your step by step:

  1. Buy a glass container. 
  2. Fill with river rocks or any other kind of stones.
  3. Stick brushes in the rocks, brush side up.

I bought the glass container at Michael’s Crafts for $7.99 and the rocks for $2.99.  

Oh look, here. Have a coupon for 40% off. Image

 

You could even use some bling-ed out diamond looking vase filler – $5.99 from Amazon

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                     “looks essspensive”

 

 

 

 

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Sale Alert – Coastal Scents 88 Palette

19 Jan

OMG.  This is SOOOO worth it.

I use this puppy almost every day.  The colors are awesome, have great staying power – they are comparable to MAC or other high end shadows, especially if you use eye shadow primer.  (I love the NYX HD eyeshadow primer, its cheap and awesome.)

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Here is photographic evidence.  Me wearing one of the dark greens.  LOOK AT THE COLOR PAYOFF!!!!

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[Even more] MAC lipstick dupes.

19 Dec

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Splurge or Steal – Drug Store dupes of Clinique!

12 Nov

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Check out Rachel’s Blog: The Life Unsweetened for other amazing money saving tips!

$5.99 DIY Gel Nails

7 Oct

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The credit for this amazing find goes to : ANGE @ HairSpray & Heels

Here is her How to:

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Philosophy – $20 and under sale

27 Aug

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Make-up Hack – How to extend the life of your Mascara

23 Jul

Let’s just start my saying that I’m cheap.  I hate having to buy new Mascara because the MAC Haute and Naughty I’ve been really into lately is $20 a tube.   I really like this mascara because it’s two-in-one.  Hence the name.  😀

  Two brushes in one !

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Anyway, I was trying to figure out how to get the most of my mascara when I came across some advice that said to add 5 drops of Saline solution to the tube of mascara when it’s starting to dry out.  And guess what?  It’s freaking works!!!!

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reminder- don’t share mascara and always throw it out if you have had an eye infection as you can re-infect yourself.  The same goes for toothbrushes.

-kassi

My new favorite thing smooth summer legs

7 Jun

So on a whim I bought Johnson & Johnson baby oil.  The shea butter one – because the regular one smells super gross to me.  My clock must be messed up because that baby powder smell doesn’t do it for me.  *gag*

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It’s a whole $3.50 at Target and makes my skin feel amazing, I just rub on after I get out of the shower.  I also feel like I have had to shave less which is a freaking miracle if you ask me.  I wonder what happens if you use it to shave with?  Gonna have to perform that for SCIENCE!

Shaving pro-tip: Use a dude razor.  Not disposable though, those suck.

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MAC lipstick dupes

4 Jun

MAC lipstick dupes

Jojoba Oil

22 May

Since I just posted about it in my Foundation Beauty Regimen I wanted to share with you guys the wonder that is Jojoba Oil. (Pronounced HO-ho-ba: Think santa claus)

Here are all the uses for it.  TALK ABOUT BUDGET FRIENDLY.

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