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Beauty Buys: Budget-Friendly Makeup and Styling Products

Get pretty - and save money - with the best in beauty bargains. From drugstore top picks to department store best buys, discover how to find fabulous makeup and styling products on the cheap.

Review: Too Faced Borderline Anti-Feathering Lip Pencil
Don't throw out your favorite lipsticks before you try this anti-feathering lip pencil. It could save your favorite makeup.

Review: Covergirl LashBlast 24 Hour Mascara
This mascara is 24-hour, all right. In fact, you'll be lucky if you can ever pry it off your lashes.

Review: Covergirl Lip Perfection Jumbo Gloss Balm
Glosses are often either too greasy or too sticky, but this product surprised me with its soft shine and even pigment.

Review: Physicians Formula Happy Booster Powder
Wouldn't it be amazing if a beauty product could make you truly happy? Well, sure. But this product probably isn't it.

Review: Kiss My Face Pore Shrink Deep Cleansing Mask
Can a budget face mask work as well as the meellion-dollar ones you get at the department store?

DIY Spa Pedicure on a Budget
Want a spa-quality pedicure without spending a lot of money? Wouldn't it be great to get salon-style feet without leaving the comfort of your own home? Follow the instructions below and you will have all the information you need to pamper yourself!

Dr Oz: Cellulite Coffee Scrub- Beauty Secret Home Remedies
During these tough economic times, there is nothing better than learning how about budget beauty! You don't have to spend a lot of money of beauty / spa products when all you have to do is look in your own kitchen!I first learned about the Cellulite Coffee Scrub on the Dr Oz show. The caffeine enhances fat metabolism and so when it is topically...

The Best Sunblocks & Sunscreens for Cheap!
You don't have to buy designer brand sunblock or sunscreen in order to get the protection you deserve. In fact, cheaper brands perform as well or in some cases, better than these designer brands. The challenge is to find an inexpensive one to suit your lifestyle, and that also protects against UVA and UVB rays without clogging your pores or...

How To Get Sexy Summer Skin
The summer is here, and time to get out and enjoy that summer heat! But that means, protecting your skin from the sun's harmful rays. We know you want to get out there and have fun, so why not arm yourself with the "know-how" to protect your skin, all the while capturing the summer's rays. Here's the best strategies and products on the cheap,...

Beauty Product Review: Sally Hansen Diamond Strength No Chip Nail Color
If you are looking for nail polish that won't chip, than this polish is a "MUST-HAVE"! Sally Hansen definitely knows nails, and the polish collection is no exception! Not only does this Sally Hansen Diamond Strength Nail Color come in some great shades (if the store you visit carries them all), the polish contains a Micro-Diamond Formula that...

Smashbox High Definition Healthy FX Foundation
Smashbox's High Definition Healthy FX Foundation is a lightweight, oil-free foundation that will work for all skin types. With SPF 15, vitamin C and antioxidents, this Smashbox foundation offers a nearly flawless finish. Read the rest of my review here.

Money Saving Beauty Tips - Share Your Money Saving Beauty Tips
From steering clear of department store brands to making products work double-duty (who hasn't used lipcolor as blush at some point?), there are lots of ways to shave pennies off of your makeup budget. Share your best money-saving beauty tips here!

Save Money on Your Beauty Routine
Find out how to look your best - and stick to your budget - with these five money-saving beauty tips.

Beauty Gifts for the Holidays
Looking to pamper someone this holiday season? Gift well - without ruining your budget - with this roundup of beauty gift ideas.

Fall's Best Beauty
Discover five hot makeup trends for fall, and learn how to get the latest looks without spending a lot of money.

Cheap Mineral Makeup You'll Love
Looking for a cheaper alternative to the blockbuster beauty hit, BareMinerals? Check out these popular, wallet-friendly mineral makeup options, available at retailers nationwide.

L'Oreal Voluminous Naturale Mascara
Product review of L'Oreal's Voluminous Naturale Mascara. Read this review before you buy the L'Oreal Voluminous Naturale Mascara.

Stila Sheer Color Tinted Moisturizer
Looking for a tinted moisturizer that offers sheer coverage and sun protection? Check out this review of Stila's Sheer Color Tinted Moisturizer before you buy.

Best Drugstore Mascaras
Get fabulous lashes without breaking the bank with this roundup of the best drugstore mascaras.

Summer Beauty on a Budget
Find your summer beauty without breaking the bank with these must-have summer beauty products.

Get a Spa Pedicure at Home
Get your toes ready for summer or a big event with a spa pedicure at home. These tips make it easy - and cheap - to get a spa pedicure at home.

Self Tanning on the Cheap
Self tanners offer a sun-kissed look without the damage - or the cost of an island getaway. Find the best self tanner for your needs with this roundup of easily available - and cheap - self tanning picks.

Jergens Natural Glow Express
When you need a tan - in a hurry - Jergens award-winning Natural Glow Moisturizer is now available in an express version. But how does it compare to the original? Read this review before you buy.

Maybelline Mineral Power Powder Foundation
How does Maybelline's Mineral Power Foundation compare to the more expensive cult-favorite i.d. bareMinerals? Read the Guide review before you buy.

LashBlast Mascara
For thick, dramatic lashes without clumps, CoverGirl's new LashBlast mascara is a solid budget alternative to the more expensive BADgal by BeneFit. Read the full Guide review.

Sephora Brand Smoothing Primer Review
Is a budget version of Smashbox's Photo Finish available, and how does it compare to the top product? Check out this review of the Sephora Brand Makeup Primer.

Vaseline: The Best Beauty Bargain Ever?
Discover 5 beauty tasks solved by Vaseline - one of the cheapest, most-versatile products available.

Eco-Friendly Beauty Buys
From natural to organic and cruelty-free, find out where to buy fabulously guilt-free products - at prices you can actually afford.

Celebrity Savings - Cheap Products they Love
Even the rich and famous like to save a few bucks. Check out these 6 cheap, celebrity-loved beauty products.

Best of Beauty Awards
The list is out! See how many budget-friendly beauty products made Allure’s Best of Beauty Awards list in 2008.

Rimmel London Fix & Perfect Foundation Primer
Rimmel London Fix & Perfect Foundation Primer

CoverGirl Outlast Lipstain
CoverGirl Outlast Lipstain Review

Benefit Benetint Cheek Stain Review
Benefit Benetint Cheek Stain Review

Top 5 Cheap-As-Free Beauty Tips
Sometimes you get what you pay for, but other times, exactly what you need is more inexpensive than you could imagine. Try these easy beauty tips that are widely available for pennies on the dollar.

Joico Humidity Blocker
Joico Humidity Blocker Review

Maybelline Dream Liquid Mousse
Maybelline Dream Liquid Mousse Review

CoverGirl Clean Pressed Powder
CoverGirl Clean Pressed Powder Review

L'Oreal Lineur Intense Felt Tip Liquid Eyeliner
L'Oreal Lineur Intense Felt Tip Liquid Eyeliner

L'Oreal Revitalift UV Moisturizing Cream With Sunscreen
L'Oreal's Revitalift UV Sunscreen is ultra moisturizing UVA/UVB protection for every day.

5 Best Drugstore Hairstyling Products
Mingling amongst the hundreds of gimmicky hairstyling products that await you at your drugstore are a few that actually work. We'll help you skip the guesswork and wasted dollars with our list of favorites.

Get Pretty. Save Money.
Get pretty - and save money - with the best in beauty bargains. From drugstore top picks to department store best buys, discover how to find fabulous makeup and styling products on the cheap.

The 10 Best Skin Care Products Under 10 Dollars
There's no need to spend a lot in order to look fabulous. These budget skin care products will get you looking gorgeous for under ten bucks.

What's Your Favorite Cheap Beauty Product?
We all have our beauty secrets, and for many of us, those secrets are cheap makeup and skin care products from the drugstore. Here's where we share our favorites.

8 Stocking Stuffers Under 5 Dollars
If you're not careful, it's entirely possible to spend more on stocking stuffers than you did on actual holiday presents. These awesome beauty products are under five bucks and won't wind up tossed out with the wrapping paper.

5 Products: Cheap Makeup for New Year's Eve
New Year's Eve is like Halloween, only a zillion times more glamorous, and with slightly less candy. Here's what you need to get gorgeous on the cheap.

11 Pedicure Tools for Under 10 Dollars
You can spend a bajillion dollars at a nail salon getting a pedicure, or you can spend a lot less than a bajillion and do your own pedi at home. These are the tools you need for option 2.

CoverGirl Professional All-in-One Curved Brush Mascara
It's the rare beauty product, budget or otherwise, that warrants five stars, but CoverGirl Professional All-in-One Mascara deserves it. Cheap, effective, and easy to use, this mascara is just about everything you can ask for in a product.

Valentine's Day Gifts for $25 or Less
Budget beauty products make great Valentine's Day gifts. They're creative and inexpensive. They won't die, like flowers. Heck, they won't even make you gain weight.

Budget Summer Fashion: The Best Cheap Clothes for Summer
Who knows where summer clothes go during the winter? All we know is that whenever we dig into the old closet after a long winter of parkas and long pants, we find that we have absolutely nothing to wear. Here's how to replenish your wardrobe on a budget.

Review: Skin Relief Hand Cream

Budget Beauty: CEW Beauty Award Winners for Less Than $20

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