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.

Rimmel Lasting Finish 25 HR Breathable Foundation Review

Check out the latest hyped drugstore foundation: the Rimmel Lasting Finish 25HR Breathable foundation. Lightweight and long lasting? We'll see...

Mei Li Min Crossbody: Function & Fashion

See how the Mei Li Min Crossbody solved my biggest purse problem, plus a black and gold

Men’s Fashion: Unique Watch for Every Style

My husband makes his first official blog appearance to share about one of his new favorite accessories: watches.

Drugstore Festival Makeup: Bright & Colorful

Festival season is the perfect time to test your creativity with color! Check out this bright and bold festival makeup tutorial using all drugstore products.

Weekend Skin Quickie: Saturday Skin Rub A Dub Refining Peel Gel

Check out one of my favorite products to use on the weekend for glowing skin during dull weather.

5 Unglamorous Beauty Favorites I Can’t Live Without

Not all beauty must-haves are glamorous. Check out these run-of-the-mill beauty favorites that hold my routine together.

My 6 Ride or Die Makeup Brushes

These are my ride-or-die makeup brushes: the ones I use for virtually every single look, that I hate straying away from. Check 'em out!

My True Me(s) with ALMAY Shadow Squad™ Eyeshadow

What's possible with the Almay Shadow Squad Eyeshadow? Check out how I show three different sides of myself using the monochrome quads.

25th Birthday Makeup: Fresh & Glowy Glam

Using the Pisces shades from the BH Cosmetics Zodiac Palette to create my birthday makeup look! I'm keeping it fresh and glowy this year, check it out and get ready with me!

3 Products for Winter Beauty Damage Control

After traveling into harsh winter weather, and coming back to the dry desert, these three products have helped me play damage control.

Second Day Festival Hair: Half Up Crown Braid

This is a go-to concert and festival hair style because it's fun but keeps my hair out of my face when I'm dancing in the sun! Here's how to recreate it with the perfect prep using drugstore hair products.

Makeup Declutter: Primers, Blushes, Contours & Highlights

In this installment of my makeup declutter process, we're trashing a bunch of face products that have taken over my drawers!

How to Avoid the Flu & Stop Getting Sick Frequently

It's not hard to stop getting sick so frequently. Take these three tips to heart to beat the cold and flu this season.

10 Spring Wedding Guest Dresses from Amazon

Being a wedding guest can be expensive. Check out these spring wedding guest dresses from Amazon that won't break the bank.