Miranda Mendoza

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.

15 New Beauty Discoveries You Need to Check Out ASAP

I recently discovered a slew of new beauty products from up-and-coming brands that are blowing my mind. Check out what's new on the scene.

The 6 Best SPF Makeup Products for Summer

Are you wearing enough SPF? Layer up by using these awesome SPF makeup products to finish your look while protecting your skin.

BRÖÖ: Drugstore Beer Shampoo & Conditioner

Have you ever wanted to test the beer rinse hair hack without the smell?! You need to check out BRÖÖ-- all the benefits of beer on your hair, and then some!

5 Products for Lightweight Lips for Summer

These five lip products are great to pop on for your summer looks. They're lightweight and comfortable, fresh enough for every day!

2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale: 10 Best Beauty Deals

Get the scoop on the best beauty deals going on during the 2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale-- you won't want to miss these!

10 Overnight Beauty Tricks to Save Time & Treat Yourself

These products will help you wake up feeling beautiful! Try out these overnight beauty tricks to maximize your night and save time.

Bare Bottom Lip Trend Tutorial

Would you try this bare bottom lip trend? I try a new look, using a bold lip color on the top lip and a nude shade on the bottom. The result is pretty cool!

6 Staples Every Beauty Room Needs

Want to transform your space and channel your inner beauty guru? Check out these six beauty room staples every makeup maven needs.

Smile Direct Club Review: Straightening My Teeth at Home

Check out how I got straighter teeth at home using Smile Direct Club. These affordable clear aligners made a big difference-- see the before & after!

Maybelline Color Sensational Matte Metallics Lipstick Review

The new Maybelline Color Sensational Matte Metallics Lipsticks bring us two of the biggest trends in one comfortable formula. See swatches and read the review.

New Drugstore Makeup & Beauty Launches: June 2017

Get the scoop on all the coolest new drugstore makeup and beauty products to hit shelves this past month, June 2017.

Luxury on a Budget: Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting Cream

The Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting Cream has been my go-to as I try to streamline my routine. The multi-purpose cream does more than prevent anti-aging-- see why it's a staple, especially when you're on a budget.

June 2017 Beauty Box 5 Review

Beauty Box 5s are showing up in my mailbox again! Look inside the June 2017 Beauty Box 5 and see what they sent to get us summer-ready.

10 Cute Plus Size Swimsuits Under $30 from Amazon

These cute plus size swimsuits cost under $30 and flatter a curvier figure. Wear them out and flaunt your stuff this season when catching some rays.