Archive of ‘Budget Beauty’ category

Naturally lengthen your lashes

Ladies…correct me if I’m wrong but don’t we all want fab lashes? To get them, we use false lashes, an array of mascaras & some even use prescription treatments to lengthen them. But there is a way to lengthen them, naturally, using Coconut Oil. Yep, it’s that time again for another beauty DIY using coconut […] Read more…

Out of Shaving Cream? Here are some alternatives…

Out of Shaving cream?! Don’t fret, you  will not turn into a sasquatch…..if you run out here are some alternatives: Shampoo, Conditioner, Baby Oil & Coconut Oil.  I’ve been caught a few times without shaving cream & have tried just using soap or shower gel, but soap made my skin dry & while shower gel was better, […] Read more…

Organize Makeup Using Desk Organizer

  Want an easy way to organize your makeup brushes & makeup?  Just use a rotating desk organizer. I have a couple of these & frankly, I never use them for what they’re intended for. Forget storing pens & office supplies, I use it to hold my phone, accessories, makeup…basically anything other than an office […] Read more…

Drugstore Dupes

    I absolutely LOVE shopping for makeup & beauty products but my wallet doesn’t always love it. So, to get my beauty fix without breaking the bank, I look for higher end product dupes &  coupon codes, in addition to making a few of my own natural beauty products. I was happy to see […] Read more…

Toxins in Cosmetics & Skin Care Products

This chart lists the common ingredients found in skin products & cosmetics, that should be avoided. According to NaturalHealthyConcepts.com, these toxic ingredients are linked to skin allergies, cancer, infertility, birth defects, reproductive problems and learning disabilities. I’m not sure how accurate this information is, but I thought it was worth sharing. I became concerned over […] Read more…

Get glowing skin…and more!

Today, I’m going to share a recipe for an amazing face mask that will make your skin glow..and so much more. I call this my Momasaurus Miracle Mask :) Even better, it only requires 2 ingredients that you can find right at home= Honey and Lemon!  Let me first tell you some benefits of using this […] Read more…

Find the best color for your eyes

Find the right eyeliner & eyeshadow color based on your eye color. Found this helpful info over at AudreyDao.com So if your eye color is…. Blue – choose colors in the orange family. Pick colors like chocolate, bronze, and golds. Think earthy colors.         Brown – choose colors in the blue family. Pick colors […] Read more…

DIY Face Cleaning Wipes

by Sarah Roe of MoneySavingQueen.com March 22, 2013 I love taking makeup remover face wipes in my purse or when I travel because they barely take up space.  But they can be so expensive — $0.20 a wipe adds up.  So, I make my own! It only costs $0.03 per wipe which means major savings compared […] Read more…

9 Natural Beauty Tips

It’s always nice to learn about natural beauty tips because they’re easy to use and so much better for us than using commercial beauty products with unknown ingredients and chemicals. Even if we don’t always use natural beauty products in our beauty routine, we can treat our skin to some natural beauty tips that will […] Read more…

Thicken Lashes with Powder; Updated

I’m always looking for ways to perfect my projects & for this trick, I’ve changed the steps.  Before, I was applying the powder to dry eyelashes, but I had to be very careful when doing this…I do not have a delicate way of doing anything & if I’m not careful I’d end up with powder […] Read more…

5 DIY Spa Treatments

Since I no longer get the beauty rest I desperately need,  I now rely on beauty treatments to make me look acceptable. In addition to my own DIY budget beauty tips, I’m always looking for new, inventive ones from others and I found these DIY Spa Treatments from BackOnPointe that I wanted to share. I’ve used the […] Read more…

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