Let's face it, ladies. Very few of us have the cash flow to splurge on $40 lipsticks and super-fancy designer fragrances. The bright side? You don't have to spend big bucks to score top-notch beauty, body, and hair essentials. Some true gems can be found on the shelves at Target, Walmart, Walgreens or your local drugstore. From a genius lash-lengthening mascara to a foundation that makes you look a decade younger, here are twenty five beautifying products you can get on the cheap -- under twenty five dollars.
Revlon Colorburst Lipstick
These punchy-bright lip colors give lips a vampy, kissable finish ($9, drugstore.com).
Iman Second to None Stick Foundation
This creamy, full-coverage foundation stick totally erases imperfections while giving your skin a velvety-soft finish ($13.99, amazon.com).
John Frieda Brilliant Brunette Satin Shine
This finishing cream calms flyaways, fights frizz and generally transforms hair from dull to dazzling ($3.29, drugstore.com).
Maybelline Great Lash Mascara
A cult-favorite for good reason, this beloved mascara lengthens, curls and thickens ho-hum lashes ($4.99, drugstore.com).
Sonia Kashuk Glitter Glows Eye Palette
Perfect for a night on the town, this eyeshadow palette comes with all the hues you need to create a dangerous smokey eye ($16.99, target.com).
Physician's Formula Lash Boosting Eyeliner + Serum
This groundbreaking formula manages to encourage lash growth while providing fabulous definition ($10.99, ulta.com).
Pop Beauty Nail Glam Polish in Pinky
This bright pink shade is right on trend for spring 2011 — and it looks stunning on brown skin ($14, sears.com)!
Pantene Relaxed & Natural Anti-Dandruff Shampoo
Unlike most anti-dandruff shampoos, this formula gets rid of stubborn flakes while also leaving hair soft and smelling incredible ($9.99, amazon.com).