Money Matters: Beauty Bonanza

Want to test the best in beauty without breaking the bank? Of course you do. There’s no rule that you can’t be both a product junkie AND a savvy shopper! So check out the latest beauty craze made for fashion-smart and finance-wise girls like us.

Sign up for online sample subscription services where for a reasonable price, expertly curated or personalized custom selections are sent to your door.

You never end up with products you won’t use or don’t love when you try before you buy,

Not to mention, these goodies are the perfect size for your fabulous summer get-aways!




Our favorites…

  • The generalist: Birchbox. Samples are well curated by site editors and selections are personalized by a user questionnaire.
  • The environmentalist: Eco Emi. The best of the best in natural, organic, green, cruelty-free and vegan beauty.
  • The multi-cultursal-ist: My Shade of Brown. For women of color who don’t need another product sample in a shade that will never work for them.


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