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Simple Tips To Get Physically & Financially Fit At The Same Time

By Kennedi Rose / February 4, 2014

Finding enough hours in the day to get everything done is getting harder and harder these days. Time, it seems, is in short supply, and it?s at these times when we may need to kill two birds with one stone, so to speak. If you?ve been neglecting both your physical and financial ?fitness? of late, […]


How to Get Gorgeous Hair if You Can’t Afford Trips to a Salon

By Kennedi Rose / May 20, 2013

On a tight budget? Can’t afford trips to a hair salon? Here’s how you get gorgeous hair at a fraction of the price. #1. Look for the right products. Salons often use expensive products to get that perfect look you love, but many are unaware that these same products can be bought for less. One […]


7 Ways to Save Money on Hair Care

By Kennedi Rose / April 15, 2013

Here are 7 tips that can help you save money on hair care. Maximize the volumes of your products. It is significantly less expensive, on a dollar per volume basis, to buy the largest bottles of shampoo and conditioner. You can also make hair-product cocktails to get more use out of them. If a bottle […]


4 Beauty Routines You Can Cut

By Kennedi Rose / April 2, 2013

On a tight budget? Need to save money? Try cutting these 4 beauty routines: #1: Stop Using Toner. If you’re washing your face and exfoliating, toner is an additional waste. Washing and exfoliating is enough. A bottle of toner costs $6-$12 and you need a new one every 3 months if you use it daily. […]


Prioritize Your Beauty Budget

By Kennedi Rose / October 8, 2012

You have a limited budget for beauty supplies. What you should spend your hard-earned cash on, in order of priority? #1: Sunscreen Forget creams and balms … 50 percent of your fight against wrinkles comes in the form of using sunscreen daily. Pick something with a minimum SPF of 30. Choose a brand you like, […]


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 […]


How to Do a Budget At-Home Spa Treatment

By Kennedi Rose / July 10, 2012

Can’t shell out $75 to $120 on a spa treatment? Create a budget spa treatment at home, using these four simple steps: #1: Steam your face over a hot pot of water. This will help open your pores and prep your skin for your spa treatment. #2: Cleanse and exfoliate as usual, then apply a […]


4 Budget Uses for Baking Soda in Your Beauty Regimen

By Kennedi Rose / July 3, 2012

Trying to achieve beauty on a budget? Check out these four creative uses for baking soda: #1: Use Baking Soda as an Exfoliant: Eww! The thought of putting baking soda all over my face scared me at first, but this beauty hack actually feels great on your skin. Mix one-half teaspoon baking soda with your […]