Money Saving Beauty Tips

If you are not too concerned about the price, there are plenty of powders, lotions, creams and perfumes available, all designed to make you look younger or more beautiful. However, you can save money by using some of the following do it yourself beauty tips:

Money Saving Beauty Tips

Cooking oil will immediately dry and harden nail lacquer and can be applied to your nail polish if you need it dry in a hurry.

  • Avocado can soften and moisturize your skin, when you mash it and apply it to your face.
  • Cucumber can be used as an astringent for tightening pores, by wiping the cucumber with a cotton pad and then lightly wiping the pad over your face. Tired or red eyes can also benefit from cucumber.
  • Ice cubes can make your skin look better and help to lower your body temperature, and you should put as many as possible in your drinks.
  • Lemon can get rid of discoloration on the skin if you rub a slice lightly over the affected area. You can also enjoy natural highlights in your hair by rubbing lemon juice into it.
  • Sunflower oil can be used to make your skin look glossy and smooth, and if you add a few drops to your bath water you will notice the difference.
  • Teabags work much the same way as cucumber slices and can help to eliminate those dark circles if placed over the eyes.
  • Olive oil is good for removing cuticles if you apply it to the nail bed with a cotton bud and massage it gently in.
  • Wheat germ and honey when mixed together can get rid of dead skin cells and makes a great body rub. After using it, be sure to wash yourself thoroughly.
  • Eye drops can remove the redness from pimples if you dab them onto the affected area.
  • Eye and lip pencils if kept cold, will not break.
  • Lipstick lasts longer and is not as gooey when kept chilled.
  • Face cream and toners both feel much more comfortable if used at a lower temperature.
  • Sunscreen is easier to apply and does not run so much if kept at a lower temperature.

You can learn more about beauty tips by enrolling in one of our beauty courses. Log on to for more information.

Frank Trieu
Vice President of Business Development & Industry Relations

Frank Trieu is a cosmetology industry leader, and despite his accomplishments and accolades, he still prioritizes students on the Evergreen campus. Through building relationships within the community and local salons, retail stores, and spas, he helps facilitate job placements for aspiring beauty professionals using his expansive network.

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