Beauty

Check out The Baller on a Budget archives for the best budget-friendly tips on beauty.

DIY Skincare: 2-Ingredient Microdermabrasion Scrub (Fresh + Aveda-Inspired)

DIY Skincare: 2-Ingredient Microdermabrasion Scrub (Fresh + Aveda-Inspired)

A few years ago when expensive skincare was still my addiction (Sephora, I’m looking at you), I was completely obsessed with both the Fresh Umbrian Clay Pore Purifying Face Exfoliator and the Aveda Botanical Kinetics Radiant Skin Refiner. Both scrubs have micro-fine exfoliating…

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How to Curl or Straighten Hair With a Flat Iron + My Favorite Flat iron Under $50

How to Curl or Straighten Hair With a Flat Iron + My Favorite Flat iron Under $50

  This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hot Tools. All opinions are 100% mine. The holiday season is always a busy time for everyone, but this year it’s especially hectic for me. Between moving into…

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My Drugstore Skincare Secret Weapon: Garnier SkinActive Micellar Cleansing Water

My Drugstore Skincare Secret Weapon: Garnier SkinActive Micellar Cleansing Water

As you might already know, I’m a firm believer that you don’t have to shell out tons of money to get the proper skincare products for radiant and healthy skin. With drugstore beauty products being so affordable, there’s hardly an…

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The Banisher 2.0: A Better Way to Derma Roll?

The Banisher 2.0: A Better Way to Derma Roll?

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while now, you’re probably familiar with my history with acne and how I finally got it under control (See: Banish Acne Scars: Product Review + My Professional Life With Acne). Even as an esthetician…

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10 of the Best Drugstore Foundations Money Can Buy

10 of the Best Drugstore Foundations Money Can Buy

Now that summer tans are starting to wear off, you’re probably looking at a new foundation for the cooler temperatures and holiday parties. Of course, Sephora is filled to the brim with amazing foundation formulas, but at prices usually starting…

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