Cheap Thrills

Hard Candy Spring and Summer 2015 Offerings

hard candy spring summer 2015

There’s a lot of new Hard Candy Spring and Summer 2015 Makeup and Beauty goodies launching at Walmart this month including a new eyeshadow primer, a makeup setting spray, new eyeshadows, glosses, and more.

Take a look below at a few of the newest offerings!


Wet n Wild Thrift Store Chic Coloricon Eyeshadow Palette Review & Swatches

wet n wild thrift store chic

The Wet n Wild Thrift Store Chic Coloricon Eyeshadow Palette ($4.99) is one of five, limited edition Wet n Wild Silver Lake Spring 2015 Coloricon Eyeshadow Palettes that recently launched at drugstores.

I have a love hate relationship with Coloricon Eyeshadow Palettes. The first round were amazing and to this day I cherish them but there have been many variations since that time and they can prove hit or miss but none the less I continue hauling them because when you do get a hit, well, it’s a cheap kinda thrill that makes your makeup day!

The Wet n Wild Thrift Store Chic Coloricon Eyeshadow Palette is one of those cheap thrills!


Contouring on a Beauty Budget

contouring on a beauty budget

If you’re embracing the Spring Contour Trend but you’re a bit of a newbie with it you might not want to spend a ton of money on face contour palettes and brushes. I’m kinda just learning it myself and trying to figure out what works best for me.

The thing is I don’t want to spend $50 and upwards for brushes and compacts to learn how to contour!

If you’re anything like me and you’re still in the learning phase you might want to keep your contouring on a beauty budget.

Here’s two picks to help you learn without breaking your beauty bank!


This or That Beauty with the E.L.F. Studio Contouring Brush

elf Studio Contouring Brush

Contouring is a huge Spring Trend and I’m pretty sure you’ll see more of it come Summer 2015! Along with many contouring palettes launching from a variety of brands we are also seeing a huge flow of contouring brushes to help achieve that perfectly chiseled look.

If you’re like me and a bit of a klutz with contouring or just new to doing it and taking baby steps learning to do it this post is for you!


Essence Spring/Summer 2015 Makeup Collection

Essence spring summer 2015 makeup

On a beauty budget? Or maybe you love a makeup cheap thrill? Well the Essence Spring/Summer 2015 Makeup Collection launches with a brand new range of mascara, eyeshadows, glosses, and much, much more! The best part? All of it less than $5 bucks!