Miranda has been a makeup enthusiast since age 12. Once she hit college, she needed a way to fuel her passion without breaking the bank, since she was splitting tuition with her mom. Slashed Beauty was an effort to not only challenge herself to save money on beauty, but also share tips and tutorials with other makeup lovers who want to stay on a budget.

How to Organize a Neighborhood Clothing Swap

Y'all know that I love to budget in all aspects of my life— from makeup, to home decor, and especially with fashion. With trends...

What’s in My Carry On: 17 Hour Flight to Thailand

Look inside my carry on bag for the long flight to Thailand! These essentials will help me stay comfortable and fresh on the way to my honeymoon.

5 Tips for Shopping Beauty Products on Amazon Prime

Have you shopped the beauty section of Amazon recently? Here are my best tips on how to shop for beauty products on Amazon Prime, and how to save money doing it!

6 Tips on How to Put On Fake Eyelashes

Applying falsies can be intimidating. Here are my best tips on how to put on fake eyelashes to make the process easier and the wear time more comfortable.

6 New Lifestyle & Beauty Subscription Boxes to Try in 2018

Try a new subscription box to make your mailbox more exciting this year! Check out these new beauty and lifestyle subscription boxes you might not have heard about.

theBalm Meet Matt(e) Shmaker Eyeshadow Palette Review

The new Meet Matt(e) Shmaker eyeshadow palette from theBalm Cosmetics came out of nowhere, and now I'm grabbing it constantly for the shade formula and format. See swatches!

Profusion Cosmetics: Your New Favorite Drugstore Brand

Profusion Cosmetics just took over the shelves at Target! Check out my favorite palettes to pick up from the newest drugstore brand now.

Random Color Makeup Challenge

I have fallen down a rabbit hole of Random Color Makeup Challenge videos. In this YouTube beauty challenge, beauty vloggers randomly pick different shades...

Statement Outerwear: How to Add a Pop to a Simple Outfit

I was just talking to a friend the other day about how I seriously struggle with buying statement pieces for my wardrobe. To me,...

What Survived My Lipstick Declutter

My goal this year is to clean out my makeup drawers-- this weekend I decluttered my lipsticks. See which lipsticks made the cut to stay in my collection.

My Fall Wedding at Bass Lake

Check out all the details of my fall wedding at Bass Lake, and see some of my favorite photos and memories from the big day.

7 Things I Learned From Using a Menstrual Cup

I've been using a menstrual cup instead of tampons for nearly two years now. What have I learned, and what tips do I have to share? Check them out!

Check out the 2018 Sephora Birthday Gifts

Find out what the 2018 Sephora Birthday Gift options are for Beauty Insiders! Get the scoop and decide which one you'll choose.

Have You Seen Makeup Testers at the Drugstore?

Have you seen drugstores setting out makeup testers? I just came across it myself!