Beauty & Fashion

Top 10 Favorite Freebies: Dunkin' Donuts Coffee, Philosophy Skin Care, Space Calendar and More!

Love getting free stuff? So do we. Bookmark this page to keep an eye on our running list of our favorite food freebies, free apps, free magazines, free samples and more.

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24 Back-to-School Style Steals for Kindergarten through College

Fashion-conscious kids and budget-conscious parents often find themselves at odds when it comes to shopping for a back-to-school wardrobe, and parents know all too well that finding neutral territory on the topic is an eye-roll contest waiting to happen when what you wear on your first day back is so incredibly, crucially important!

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9 Brilliant Summer Beauty Hacks You Need to Try Today

There are lots of things to love about the summer months, but the extra heat, humidity and sunshine can really wreck havoc on your beauty routine. 

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What to Wear: Designer Dresses to Rent for Any Kind of Summer Wedding

It's wedding season, and as frequent readers of the Brad's Deals Blog will know, I have several weddings to attend in 2015, and maybe you do too! Whether you're the bride, a bridesmaid, the mother of the bride or just an average guest, buying the perfect dress for every wedding can get expensive. So why buy a dress you'll only wear once when you can rent it and send it back when you're done?

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7 DIY Projects for a Picture-Perfect Prom

Prom season has arrived, and as we've mentioned before, if you're not careful, this night to remember can get more than a little bit pricey. With the average American family spending upwards of $978 on prom in 2014, you might be looking for ways to cut corners this year without sacrificing style. Here are our DIY suggestions. 

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5 DIY Projects That Don't Save You Money

DIY can be a fun way to add a personal touch to your life and save money in the process, but before you drop everything to bust out a Pinterest-perfect project, take a moment to consider your options. 

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5 Must-Have Items for Prom 2015

If you're the parent of a teenager, you're probably well aware that it's prom season.

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4 Things That Cost More for Women than for Men

As a gal on a budget, there are few things more infuriating than the dreaded "pink tax." What's the pink tax, you ask? Well next time you're at the drugstore, try comparing the prices of products that are marketed towards women with products for men. Nine times out of ten, the pink ladystuff is going to be more expensive, even if the ingredients or function of the thing is EXACTLY THE SAME. 

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Cheap Swaps & Alternatives to Expensive High-End Makeup Brands

Since the day I first raided my mother's makeup bag at age 12, I've been obsessed with the stuff. The idea that I could change the way I looked depending on the occasion and my mood was a revelation, and I quickly amassed a vast collection of colorful cosmetics. 

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How to Buy a Cheap Wedding Dress (Without Getting Ripped Off)

Congratulations! You're engaged! The easy part is over--you found someone to spend the rest of your life with--now you have just few short months to plan a wedding, and perhaps most importantly, find a dress that makes you look like the queen you are without bankrupting yourself.

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