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10 Ways to Dress Stylishly on a Budget

By Kennedi Rose / April 7, 2014

#1: Use coupons. There is nothing wrong with using coupons to score serious style deals. Department stores offer great coupons for loyal customers if you sign up for the email newsletter or snail mail promotions. Use these coupons in coordination with sales and you can save some serious money on your wardrobe. #2: Shop at […]

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What is Bronzer? A Step-by-Step Tutorial

By Kennedi Rose / May 6, 2013

Bronzer only takes a moment to apply and results in beautiful, glowing skin. If you want that sun-kissed look, without damage from the sun, bronzer will get you there. Applying bronzer doesn?t mean caking on thick make-up Jersey Shore style. Instead, it?s lightly swept across the skin for an all-natural look. If you want radiant […]

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Best Makeup Holiday Gifts

By Kennedi Rose / December 3, 2012

What are the best makeup holiday gifts this season? #1: Eyeshadow Here’s the beauty of giving eyeshadow as a holiday gift: you can almost NEVER give someone the wrong color. It’s easy to misjudge someone’s complexion if you’re giving them blush or lipstick. And you’re almost CERTAIN to give someone the wrong shade of foundation. […]

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Best Eyeshadow for Green Eyes

By Kennedi Rose / September 17, 2012

Do you have green eyes? Do you wonder what eyeshadow works best for you? Confession: I don’t have green eyes, but my best friend does, and I’ve always been secretly jealous. My BFF complains that she can’t find any eyeshadow that looks good on her. Brown seems to dull, she says. Blue seems too 1980’s. […]

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6 Budget Makeup Must-Haves

By Kennedi Rose / September 4, 2012

Need glam makeup at a dime-store price? Don’t spend a bunch of money on primer, lipliner and other “makeup incidentals.” Here are the forms of makeup that will give you the biggest bang for your buck. #1: Colored Chapstick or Lip Gloss I prefer Burt’s Bees, which retails for $4.95 and instantly softens your lips […]

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8 Cheap Beauty Tricks

By Kennedi Rose / June 25, 2012

Interested in learning some cheap beauty tricks? Want some homemade hair and skin recipes? Here you go! #1: Use olive oil to remove eye makeup. Wearing waterproof mascara? Switch to sesame oil. #2: Got leftover olive oil? Use it to soak your fingernails and cuticles. #3: Mix one teaspoon of honey into one quart of […]

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How to Trick People Into Thinking You’re Good-Looking

By Kennedi Rose / May 20, 2012

This is a hilarious video about applying makeup, created by Jenna Marbles. It’s been viewed 31 MILLION times! “If you were born really ugly like me, have no fear,” she says. “There’s steps you can take to be good-looking — kind of.” I’ve personally watched it at least 5 times, and I laugh out loud […]

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Best Budget Makeup

By Kennedi Rose / May 2, 2012

Don’t worry about spending a fortune trying to look like Gisele … here’s the best budget makeup for a frugal woman who can’t spend her entire paycheck on lipstick. #1: Bronzer A great bronzer adds color to your face and evens your tone. You can skip the primer and powder if you layer nice foundation […]

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Great Posts from Women Around the Web …

By Kennedi Rose / January 11, 2012

Today I want to share some great posts from women around the web! Some of these women write blogs about beauty, some write about beauty on a budget, and some write about good old-fashioned budgeting in general. The MakeUp Divas tell us about the 11 Hair Products You Actually Need. Frugal Beautiful reminds us that […]

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Makeup Is Actually A Career Investment

By Kennedi Rose / November 7, 2011

According to a new study, makeup might actually be an investment. Makeup makes women appear more professionally competent, a Harvard University and Boston University joint study finds. The researchers studied Caucasian, African-American and Hispanic women age 20-50. They photographed each woman wearing four different levels of makeup: #1: Barefaced #2: Wearing light/natural levels of makeup […]

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