Being a beauty maven, means that I have an arsenal of beauty tips and tricks up my sleeve that can help a girl out in pinch. Over the years, I have gathered and learned these fun little tricks that you may find useful from time to time-not to mention budget friendly. Enjoy & PLEASE share those handy little beauty tips of your own in the comments section below. I am always looking for new ways to enrich collection of beauty secrets.
PROBLEM: Dry/Irritated/Red/Sunburned Skin
SOLUTIONS: Olive Oil lightly massaged onto your face, neck & throat will definitely calm things down. I also adore Aquaphor, which is a magical multi-purpose healing cream that I never leave home without.
PROBLEM: Puffy Eyes
SOLUTIONS: Metal spoons chilled and placed over your eyes offers a quick and fix. Cool Cucumbers cut into slices also calm, cool and depuff your eyes.
PROBLEM: Dry Heels & Elbows
SOLUTION: Coffee Grinds can be used it to exfoliate dead skin on your feet and elbows. Also, the caffeine in the grinds can help with cellulite when rubbed into problem areas.
PROBLEM: Dry, Chapped Lips
SOLUTION: Use sugar cubes or a tooth brush to exfoliate dry lips and remove the buildup of dead skin.
PROBLEM: Dry, Parched Hair
SOLUTION: A few drops of olive oil helps repair split ends, heals dandruff, and makes your hair shiny, silky, and lustrous. Apple Cider Vinegar diluted with water helps remove product build-up.
PROBLEM: Body Odor & Static in Your Hair
SOLUTION: Fabric Dryer Sheets rubbed under your arms if you’re in a pinch to smell fresh or run the sheet over your hair to stop the fly-aways that you get when there is static in the air.
PROBLEM: Out of Lip Gloss
SOLUTION: Pink Sharpie Highlighter (for extreme emergencies only) Grab a pink sharpie marker off your desk and shade in your lip line. I know it sounds ridiculous but it works and comes right off.
PROBLEM: Out of Hair Gel
SOLUTION: A Dab of Face or Body Lotion can work in a pinch.
PROBLEM: Out of Shave Gel/Cream
SOLUTION: Hair Conditioner is slick, hydrating and totally does the trick.