These 24 beauty buys keep you looking fresh without breaking the bank.
Pixi's creamy pencils glide on without skipping or tugging delicate skin, defining your lashes for extra impact.
Pixi Endless Silky Eye Pen, $15 each at PixiBeauty.com
Many makeup palettes inevitably contain a boring brown or an odd bright shade that you end up never using, but each hue in
these quads is a winner.
Maybelline Eye Studio Color Plush Silk Eye Shadow, $7 each at Walmart
Unlike typical lash-boosters that temporarily thicken and extend, L’Oréal's version actually lasts. The secret lies in the
conditioning base coat, which fills out each lash.
L’Oréal Double Extend Lash Boosting Mascara, $11 at Drugstore.com
These tubes might look like regular lipsticks, but they act like color-enhancing conditioning treatments. Collagen and hyaluronic
acid keep your pout plump, smooth and youthful-looking.
Rimmel Moisture Renew Lip Colour, $7 each at Ulta.com
What’s not to love? These adorable egg-shaped balms keep lips soft and smooth with vitamin E and soothing jojoba oil.
Eos Smooth Spheres, $4 each at EvolutionofSmooth.com
These pretty glosses are super smooth, like creamy balm.
Boots No. 7 Lip Glacé, $10 each at Target
Visible lip liner is a beauty faux pas. Instead of matching your liner to the shade of your lipstick, trace lips with a clear
formula to prevent your color from feathering.
Sally Hansen Invisible Lip Liner, $7 at Ulta
Tiny flecks of gold make this blush-bronzer duo a winner.
E.l.f. Studio Contouring Blush and Bronzing Powder, $3 at E.l.f Studio
Unlike products that settle into wrinkles, making you look older, this cream-to-liquid formula has a swirl of collagen-boosting
serum that lessens the appearance of lines while improving your skin’s long-term health.
CoverGirl & Olay Simply Ageless Foundation, $13 at Target
Good brushes deposit color precisely where you want it, don’t shed and hold their shape over time. This set does all that
at a bargain price.
Sonia Kashuk Brush Set, $16 at Target
This zesty oil-free scrub gets the job done with 2 percent salicylic acid, which is potent enough to zap pore-clogging bacteria.
Neutrogena Pink Grapefruit Oil-Free Wash, $8 at DrugStore.com
For an at-home facial, rub a dime-size amount of this creamy product onto clean skin and massage until the green beads dissolve.
Soap & Glory The Fab Pore, $25 at SoapandGlory.com
This revamped classic still keeps skin soft and smooth, without messy spills. For sexier legs, rub a dab along your shins.
Johnson’s Shea and Cocoa Butter Baby Oil Gel, $5 at CVS
This product adds light texture and shine without a stiff or sticky feel.
David Babaii for Wildaid Fibers Molding Paste, $14 at StyleBell.com
Wake up with flowing waves. Spritz generously into damp hair, then go to sleep with your hair twirled into a few buns.
Sunsilk Waves of Envy Sea Mist, $30 at Amazon.com
To dress up a plain ponytail in less than a minute, tease the roots at the crown for a bit of lift, then sweep your hair by
the nape and secure with these pretty ribbon-elastics. Functional, fashionable, and painless!
Goody Ouchless Ribbon Elastics, $4 for 5 at Target
This tiny iron (6" x ½") lets you get close to the scalp and other hard-to-reach areas. It’s great for touching up bangs and
TS-2 mini Detailer Styling Iron, $17 at Amazon.com
Hungry for fuller, bigger hair? The collagen in this product fattens thin strands from roots to tips.
Schwarzkopf Got2B Fat-tastic Mousse, $8 for 2 at Walmart
Stay stubble-free longer! This pink stick fights odor and minimizes the look and feel of underarm hair.
Dove Ultimate Visibly Smooth Deodorant, $5 at KMart
It’s a cinch to find a color that works with your skin tone. From pale pinks to summer brights to vampy hues, Zoya offers
an unbeatable color range.
Zoya Polish, $8 each at Zoya.com
Floral, woodsy and exotic, with absinthe and saffron notes, this perfume is what we imagine Nicole Kidman wore in Moulin Rouge.
Christian Lacroix Absynthe, $32 at avon.com
To prevent nasty blisters from developing, coat feet where straps and shoes rub and irritate.
Band-Aid Friction Block Stick, $5 at Walmart
This creamy product gently exfoliates and hydrates skin with burnt brown sugar and shea butter. But you’re likely to fall
for it because it smells like cake frosting.
Caress Evenly Gorgeous Exfoliating Body Wash, $6 for 2 at Walmart
Clean your teeth and freshen your breath on the go! Smaller than a lipstick tube, these little disposable toothbrushes pack
an invigorating dose of mint.
Colgate Wisps, $6 for 4 at Walmart