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With fall just around the corner, we are going to dissect some of the looks from J.Crew's presentation and also provide some comparable looks for less.
Celebrities are loving the Little White Dress trend this summer! We share some little white dress options that cost less than $150.
Beauty blogs have been buzzing about these sonic skin care brushes. But are they worth the money? And if so, should you go for the Clarisonic Classic or the Clarisonic Mia?
Do you always look like you had a late night? Here's how to beat those pesky under-eye circles.
Invest in things like a good suit, a nice pair of shoes, and a good tailor to look great at the office.
If you're feeling a little pasty, but don't want to risk damaging your skin, these cheapo tanning products will have you looking sun-kissed in a hurry.
During these tough economic times, there is nothing better than learning about budget beauty! You don't have to spend a lot of money on 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 applied, coffee absorbs and removes liquid and fat from your skin - thus decreasing the appearance of cellulite.
Is it really impossible to shrink pores?
People who have keratosis pilaris would spend any amount of money to get rid of it, and cosmetic companies know that -- which is why they charge about a billion dollars for fancy exfoliators. These cheap products are all under $20 and available at any drugstore.
If you want to look like a million bucks at the office, splurge on items like a nice suit and shoes, but shop for inexpensive jewelry, makeup, and blouses.
5 Easy Ways to Mimic the Runway and Mix Your Printed Separates
Let's say you have your heart set on this designer handbag, but you don't have the money. Are there any good, cheap alternatives to the pricey designer version?
Ask any older woman with great skin for her makeup remover of choice, and she'll most likely tell you it's Pond's Cold Cream. This 3.5-ounce miracle cream costs less than your lunch and will remove your makeup and keep you looking years younger than your age.
We always tend to think that in order to enhance our wardrobe or update our look, we have to spend lots of money or buy really cheap clothes. That is absolutely false. Really, all you have to do is make minor adjustments to your own clothes and accessories. If there is a need to make purchases, you will have to learn to shop smart and have a plan in place before you go on your shopping trip. Check out these quick tips and tricks to help you freshen up your wardrobe for less!
ULTA's 21 Days of Beauty runs through September 27, 2104. Each day they will offer an assortment of one-day-only deals and in-store promotions. Here's a quick round-up of some of our favorite offers.
You've tried everything and still have stubborn blackheads on your nose. Are you stuck with them for good? Or is there a way to treat them?
Get great deals on fabulous shoes with this roundup of online discount shoe retailers. With free shipping offers and deep discounts, fab shoes - for less - are only a few quick clicks away.
When you think of coconut oil, you probably either think of cooking or of people who didn't get the memo
Find out how to look your best - and stick to your budget - with these five money-saving beauty tips.
Why Shop at Off-Price Retailers Like TJ Maxx, Marshalls and Ross? My Designer Outfit for $35
You need to shop for clothes, but you don't have to break the bank doing it. Check out these tips for how to save money on clothes.
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.
Getting married on a tight budget? Find cheap wedding dresses for your big day by shopping at one of these great retailers for a fabulous - and cheap - wedding dress.
Is the Clarisonic Mia really the magic bullet for all our skin issues? And is it worth the price?
You can buy as many bras as your little heart desires, and your wallet allows. But how many do you actually need? This many.
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 irritating your skin.
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.
Rue La La is one of my personal favorite online sales sites. Here's why.
The celebs (and those with limitless funds) swear by ultra pricey moisturizers like la Mer, but how are us regular folks supposed to battle dry skin, red patches and the like? Check out my top drugstore moisturizer picks - from creams with Retinol (not that you have wrinkles) to formulas for extra-sensitive skin, you'll find a wallet-friendly pick for every skin type in this list of top facial moisturizers.
Thrift Store Shopping Tips
Michelle Obama loves designer duds as much as anyone, but she's not afraid to mix up her wardrobe with budget-friendly picks from stores like J. Crew and Gap. Check out some of the stores at which Michelle Obama shops, and steal her affordable First Lady style for yourself!
Jeans. They can get you through casual Fridays, date nights and all of your weekend fun. Find the perfect pair - no matter what your budget - with these picks for the best places to shop for jeans.
Below are some simple tips on how to take care of your prize possession. The goal is to keep your handbag looking great and truly get your money’s worth out of it!
Budget Fashion Blogs will help you achieve celeb looks, as well as the the latest styles, for less!
Biore pore strips are by far the most popular pore strip product on the market right now. But does this drugstore beauty favorite live up to its reputation?
Need to find a cute, cheap dress for an evening wedding? Don't despair. It's totally possible to get an adorable cocktail dress for under $70. Here are a few of our favorites.
The Limited Scandal Collection will launch in September 2014. The 42-piece collection was co-designed by Kerry Washington, who plays Olivia Pope.
Want a fake tan that isn't orange or streaky? Here's what to do.
Once and for all: Do we need a separate eye cream, or is it just a waste of money?
Looking to pamper someone this holiday season? Gift well - without ruining your budget - with this roundup of beauty gift ideas.
How to Shop at Target Without Looking Like You Shop at Target.
Congratulations, Moms-to-Be! Remember, just because you are pregnant does not mean you have to sacrifice personal style & fashion. However, it's important to know that you don't have to break the bank on clothes you will hopefully only be in the next few months, and even after your pregnancy is over! Use these few tips to help you buy great maternity clothes, keep your budget intact and help you look good doing it!
Need a cheap interview outfit that will make you look like a million bucks? (Or at least someone who should earn a million bucks?) Look no further.
Need a cheap moisturizer with broad-spectrum SPF? This just might be the product for you.
Swimsuits get more expensive every year. If you don't feel like dropping a hundred bucks on something you'll wear only a handful of times this summer, here's where to shop.
Find cheap summer dresses - that look fab - with this handy shopping list for cheap summer dresses.
Don't shell out tons of money for dry skin treatments. These products are available at the drugstore and cost $10, max.
Nothing ruins a professional look like a couple pounds of summer sweat. Here's how to fake calm, cool, and collected in the hot months.
Sample sale sites are still a great way to purchase designer clothing, shoes and accessories. These are five of the best sample sale sites.
Sometimes, I get a wedding invitation in the mail and wonder if the whole point of it is to confuse me. If you feel the same, you need to check out this list. I pulled together everything you need to know about deciphering invitations, finding cheap, cute dresses, and more.
Swimsuits get more expensive every single year, but it's not like we get more for our money. (They don't, for instance, come with a pool attached.) So why pay more?
The best thing about summer isn't the beach: It's the availability of cheap, cute dresses. Some are as cheap as $30.
We rounded up an assortment of red carpet-worthy red dresses that all cost less than $50.
People, listen to me: No matter what you're using, it's not better than CeraVe lotion. The best night cream I've ever tried and it's under $15.
These cheap summer dresses are perfectly appropriate for daytime weddings. Plus, you can wear them again.
It's time for the first-ever Coach Semi-Annual Sale, where shoppers can save 30-50% on a huge selection of Coach Handbags.
Where did the rumor come from that you can only wear white during the summer?
With the widest array of color choices you'll find in drugstore makeup, Maybelline's Mineral Power Foundation provides coverage similar to the more expensive, cult-favorite i.d. bareMinerals.
As you feel the need to buy clothes, the most important thing is to consider your budget during your weight-loss program and your goals. For those of you seeking solutions to this most challenging mid-diet phase, here are some tips that just might help!
Need a cream for puffy eyes? This might be the perfect product for you.
Looking for a pair of jeans that won't break the bank? At under $30, Old Navy's "The Flirt" jeans are
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.
It's a rare Burt's Bees product that doesn't fill us with joy, but Burt's Bees Baby Baby Fragrance-Free Lotion is one of them.
Looking for a cheaper alternative to the blockbuster beauty hit, BareMinerals? Check out these popular, wallet-friendly mineral makeup options, available at retailers nationwide.
Got three dollars? You can buy one the best classic beauty products still on the market today.
Keep warm and toasty this winter with these gorgeous, inexpensive sweater dresses.
Can one eye cream reduce puffiness, fine lines, and dark circles -- for under $20?
Neutrogena Wet Skin Sunblock SPF 85 is perfect for swimmers! Being at the pool or at the beach can make it difficult to apply traditional sunblock without leaving a white residue. You won't even have to towel off if you use this sunblock. Wet Skin spray technology makes it easy to apply right onto wet skin, cutting through water to provide a sun protection. You can find it at your local drugstore for $11. Page 2.
Sometimes, washing your face can feel like the skin care version of the three bears. This cleanser is too harsh, and dries out our skin. This one is too mild, and doesn't deep-clean. Will we ever find one that's just right? For some of us, Olay Foaming Face Wash might be it.
Can a budget face mask work as well as the meellion-dollar ones you get at the department store?
If you’ve ever experienced the joy of finding the perfect handbag (not too big, not too small, just the right amount of pockets), then you know about that inevitable sinking feeling you get when faced with the disheartening task of having to replace it. Here are five ways to properly care for your handbag, make it last and keep that moment at bay.
These are the 8 subscription boxes we recommend trying. Each of these subscription boxes costs less than $25 per month.
BCBG Max Azria Purple Silk Blouse with ruffled pleats. Page 2.
Whether you need a formal dress for an evening wedding, or a more casual dress for a daytime event, find cheap dresses for a wedding at one of these shops.
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.
We share how to recreate Selena Gomez's look from the 2014 Teen Choice Awards for less.
Every woman should own a Little Black Dress. A Little Black Dress does not have to be expensive.
Could there be a more versatile closet staple than a blazer? Of course not! The “perfect blazer” is one of those items that every woman should own one of, and winds up on every fashion insider’s “must-have list” each season. But where can you find a great-looking blazer, for an even better price? That is where I come in; I’m here to tell you what to buy, where to buy it, how to wear it and how much it is going to run you!
Finding the perfect black blazer can be daunting. But year after year, season after season, the staple of the perfectly fitted black blazer lives on. It can dress up jeans and dress down a cocktail dress, all with a flair of sophistication and cool. A well-fitted blazer is a Must-Own Item. So you're like,
The TOMS for Target Collection was announced this afternoon. Beginning November 16, 2014, shoppers will find select TOMS items at their local Target store, as well as online.
For thick, dramatic lashes without clumps, CoverGirl's new LashBlast mascara is a solid budget alternative to the more expensive BADgal by BeneFit.
With summer coming to an end, we provide a work outfit option that can be worn now and, with a few small changes, worn when the temperatures begin to drop. The best part? The entire look costs less than $80.
Doesn't it seem like ladies' jeans wear out much faster than men's? Here's why.
Handbags are a great way to update your wardrobe - without spending a lot of money. Check out my favorite stores for finding fab handbags on a budget.
Teachers aren't always known for their sense of style. Their career doesn't call for it - being constantly surrounded by students and their messes, always working on their feet not to mention a salary that cannot afford them expensive clothing to wear to work. As busy as teachers are, who has time to put together the perfect outfit? Here are some tips that will help you prepare for the school season!
Do you have oily skin or problems with blackheads? Neutrogena Deep Clean Facial Cleanser might be the perfect drugstore skin care product for you.
There is a subscription box for everything these days. Subscription boxes present a unique opportunity to try new things and save money.
These tips will help you save at Target, and the best part is that nearly all of these suggestions can be combined with other tips for maximum savings!
Ever feel like you want a closet makeover? Feeling like the colors in your closet are drab? Well, if
Proof positive that if every expert tells you to use a particular beauty product, you should probably listen.
Backpacks are going to be everywhere this fall. We found a few options for less than $50 each.
he combination of the laser cut with the metallic silver color makes this Ivanka Trump Julia Laser Cut Tote ($79.95 at DSW) really stand out.
Better than a pedicure? Not quite. But Soap & Glory's Heel Genius Amazing Foot Cream will definitely tide you over between sandings.
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.
If you are looking for gentle products that can be purchased from any drugstore we recommend trying Aveeno Positively Radiant Daily Moisturizer and the Dove Sensitive Skin Unscented Beauty Bar.
This super-cheap drugstore product can help prevent and reduce the appearance of stretch marks.
Self tanners offer a sun-kissed look without the damage. Find the best self tanner for your needs with this roundup of easily available - and cheap - self tanning picks.
Forever 21 Review - How to Shop at Forever 21 and Save
Labor Day weekend is one of the biggest shopping weekends of the year! It is a particularly great weekend to shop if you are in need of a few new wardrobe pieces! We rounded up a few of our favorite Labor Day Sales taking place this year, along with the coupon codes you will need for any additional savings.
A tinted moisturizer can give you light coverage (and color) when you don't want to wear a heavy foundation. Perfect for summery weather, these splurge-to-save tinted moisturizer picks offer a sheer, radiant look on any budget.
Love the Dooney & Bourke Chiara bag? Get the designer look for less with these splurge to save options.
Don't throw out your favorite lipsticks before you try this anti-feathering lip pencil. It could save your favorite makeup.
Whether you spend top dollar or shop at your local discount store, keep your wardrobe looking like new with these 6 tips.
Gladiator Wedges By Max Studio. Budget Style. Page 5.
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!
This roundup of summer dresses can help you look fabulous at your next wedding, bridal shower or summer party. From sundresses to maxi dresses and more, you'll find the summer dress style that's perfect for any occasion!
The only natural deodorant that stands a chance against summer in New York City, Tom's of Maine works so well, you'll almost forget it's made out of hippie crystals. Almost.
Top 8 Spring/Summer 2010 Handbags Under $50
Sequined Mini Skirt by Pink Rose. Page 3.
Madden Girl Peeptoe Patent Leather Maryjane Heels. Page 4.
Michelle Obama. Whether you think her style sense rivals the iconic looks of Jackie O. or not, there's no denying that the fashion world has its eyes on the future first lady - and everything she's wearing. Take a look at some of her most celebrated (and panned) looks from the election season. Page 7.
The 2014 Emmy Awards were held on August 25, 2014, and per usual, celebrities stunned on the red carpet. Their designer dresses cost thousands of dollars each, but following you will find gorgeous looks for less for some of our favorite red carpet looks.
Want to save a ton of money? Do your eyebrows at home. Here's the best way to get a professional-looking shape without a lot of hassle.
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From jeans to a sheath dress and a neutral suit, you've got the basics covered - fab! Now, learn how to update your wardrobe and make your old stuff look very Fall 2008 with a few simple additions. Page 3.
Keep your skin safe this summer with these SPF products.
Coppertone Oil Free Foaming Sunscreen Lotion SPF 75+ is on the list of top sunscreens that are easiest to apply. This lightweight, non-greasy sunscreen comes out in mousse form, allowing you to rub on the right amount every time you need protection. What's best is that it won't clog your pores! You can't beat that for $9! Page 3.
Little Black Dress
If you are looking for nail polish that won't chip, than this polish is a
Ugly sandals are one of the biggest summer 2014 footwear trends. Here are 10 pairs of ugly sandals for less than $50.
where to find swimsuits for less
This summer, feel free to drag out the sandals that have been hiding in the back of your closet since the turn of the century as ugly sandals are in again!
Just as exciting as seeing the gowns that the celebrities wear on the red carpet for any awards ceremony is seeing how they will accessorize said gowns. Following you will find some of our favorite accessories from the 2014 Emmy Awards, as well as wear to find similar looks for less.
Learn how to build a basic wardrobe - and save money - with these tips for buying essential wardrobe basics on a budget. From a classic sweater set to black pants and more, these essential pieces will help you build a stylish wardrobe without breaking the bank.
Keep warm, look stylish, and save money this winter with this roundup of great winter coats.
Maybelline Dream Liquid Mousse Foundation is easy to apply and has a pleasant texture. I found this foundation to be worth the price I paid, on sale at CVS for half its usual $7-$8, but I would not purchase it again at full price, solely for its lack of blemish coverage.
Immediately after sampling the scrumptious zephyr of toasted aroma eminating from its nozzle, I picked up this bottle of Booth's Walnut Shell Body Scrub & Cleanser on sale at my local Rite Aid. Because I live in the desert, I'm always wary of buying body cleansers, as my skin tends to get very easily parched. Well, I was willing to take the risk for this decidedly intoxicating fragrance.
CeraVe facial moisturing lotion AM is a cheap, effective high-SPF lotion beloved by dermatologists and consumers alike. Find out why everyone's crazy for this nifty drugstore skincare product.
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award winning beauty products for less
The Nordstrom Rack online store just launched! Nordstrom's outlet features styles for women, men, and kids, as well as shoes and handbags.
How to stretch your wardrobe with just a few purchases.
Got super dry skin? It's still no match for this miracle cream from Japan.
Any of you who had spent time wishing that you could shop Nordstrom Rack's amazing deals from the comfort of your couch are in luck! The Nordstrom Rack online
Heading on holiday? Don't make the mistake of blowing your entire vacation budget before you've even left home. With these cheap travel tips, you can look good - and save money - on your next getaway.
Get long, clump-free lashes without breaking the bank with this roundup of the best drugstore mascaras.
Those red bumps on the backs of your arms aren't zits. They're keratosis pilaris, and if you're sick of dealing with them, this alpha-hydroxy skin lotion might be the answer.
If you find summer dresses cheaper than these, you should not buy them. Because they almost definitely fell off the back of a truck.
Is it possible to find an effective natural deodorant that costs less than $3?
Let's be serious: grownups are the people who could really use some great new clothes at back-to-school time.
Need a cleanser that won't strip your skin? Give CeraVe Hydrating Cleanser a try.
Fashion Review: C9 by Champion® Fitted Bootcut Pants with Extended Sizes
Metallic gladiator sandals under $50 for spring 2014
Product review of L'Oreal's Voluminous Naturale Mascara. Read this review before you buy the L'Oreal Voluminous Naturale Mascara.
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Graduation day, whether from high school or college, is one of the most important days in one's life. Therefore, it is important to really put some thought into the type of dress you choose to wear on this special day. Not to mention, there are several factors to consider when making this selection - price being one of them. Because there are so many types of dresses out there, you want to make sure you get the perfect dress for you... and the most bang for your buck.
The perfect black blazer can be anything from menswear inspired to ultra-ladylike. Whatever your orientation,
If you can't -- or won't -- wear heels, never fear: You're not stuck with Grandma shoes just yet.
Don't spend your entire vacation budget on your luggage! With these top budget travel luggage picks, you can find a stylish suitcase to suit your needs - at a price you can afford. From designer looks to trendy patterns and colors, each budget travel luggage look is under $200.