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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!

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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!

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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!

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Makeup Revolution Lip Lava Liquid Lipstick Review & Swatches

Makeup Revolution Lip Lava Liquid Lipstick

Makeup Revolution Lip Lava Liquid Lipstick is a cheaper alternative to Too Faced Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipstick that I recently discovered. What if I told you you can get four shades of Makeup Revolution Lip Lava Liquid Lipstick for less than the price you’d pay for one Too Faced Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipstick?

It’s true!

Four shades, sold as a package, would set you back $18! Or if you want you can purchase individual shades for $4.59 each!

Pretty sweet deal right?

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Sneak Peek: Colourpop Super Shock Cheek

Colourpop Super Shock Cheek Blushes

Colourpop Super Shock Cheek Blush launched in twenty bold, vibrant shades for Spring 2015 as a permanent part of Colourpop’s super budget friendly makeup collection. These gorgeous hybrid formula blushes have a creamy to the touch texture that promises an airbrushed finish that can be applied sheer or built for more pop!

Colourpop Super Shock Cheek Blush

Take a look at my sneak peek of the shades I purchased below!

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