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DIY makeup remover that's even better than the MOST expensive brands. Easy to make, super cheap, and removes even the toughest waterproof makeup. Here's the recipe: 1 cup water; 1.5 TBSP Baby Shampoo Tear-Free; 1/8 TSP olive oil or coconut oil. Shake and save or share with friends!!!
DIY shellac- No more chipped nails: (1) Apply 1 thin coat of 5 Minute Gel Polish. (2) Apply 1 coat of Essie's 3 Way Glaze base coat. (3) Apply 2 coats of polish. (4) Finish with a coat of 3 Way Glaze. Rather do this than spend 40 dollars every two weeks at the spa
DIY Glitter Nail Polish....where has this been all my life?
Christmas Eve Surprise Box. Include: new pajamas, Christmas movie, popcorn, mugs, hot chocolate, marshmallows, Christmas book. Such a cute tradition to start!
1. $5 gift cards (Starbucks, McDonalds, Amazon, Borders etc). 2. A favorite candy (my mom always got us those plastic candy canes filled with M's) 3. Decorative cupcake liners (I found some great ones here) 4. A favorite magazine 5. Camera strap cover (like the one I gave away here) - note, that giveaway is closed!) 6. Packets of flower or herb seeds for planting 7. Personalized stationary 8. Slipper socks 9. Silly putty (another thing I always got as a kid) 10. ...
Because I always get a huge zit at the worse times! Just in case! In a pinch on wedding day~ Worlds most effective and cheapest acne spot treatment: one un-coated aspirin tablet + 4 drops of water. Mash up using your finger and apply to problem spots. Wait a few minutes and rinse off. Works wonders at reducing redness and swelling and speeding the recovery of painful zits and pimples. Can also be used on entire face as a mask to reduce pore size and prevent acne. new-ideas-things-to-remem