Saturday, 7 September 2013

Barbie on a Budget: Cheap Cheats, Bargain Buys UK and Treat of the Week.

It's finally here!

Cheap Cheats
If your Bank Account is Suffering and you can't afford an effect nail varnish, or if you don't have nail art brushes there's a Cheap and Cheerful effect that anyone can do.... all you need is 2 Nail Varnishes & Cling film. It looks like this:

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Bargain of the week:
GOSH Crackle -  £1 @ Superdrug

GOSH Polishes are Lovely and I can't believe their crackle is being sold for only £1 - definitely picking this up next time I'm in town. As we Head Into the Darker Months the crackles really start coming into their own. Personal favourite: a Gold Crackle over a dark blue like Tilted Blue!

Bargain Buys:
I can't spot any changes from last week...

Bargain buys @

2 True - 2 for £6
Accessorize - 2 for £5 (Selected)
Andrea Fulterton -
B. - Buy 1 Get 1 1/2 Price
Barry M - 3 for 2
Bourjois - Buy 1 Get 1 1/2 Price
Collection 2000 - Discounted (Selected)
GOSH - Buy 1 Get 1 1/2 Price
L'oreal - 3 for 2
Look -  2 for £6
MaX Factor - Discounted (Selected Minatures)
Maybelliene - 2 for £5 (Selected)
MUA Pro - 2 for £5 (Selected)
Miss Sporty - 3 for 2
NYC - Discounted (Selected)
Sally Hansen - Discounted nail care
Revlon - Discounted (Selected)
Rimmel - Buy 1 Get 1 1/2 Price

17 - £1.99 & £2.99 (Selected)
Barry M - Buy 1 get 1 half price
Bourjois - 3 for 2 (Selected)
Lancome - Free gift when you buy 2/3 products
L'Oreal - 2 for £14 and £1 off Selected Items
MaxFactor - 3 for 2 (Selected)
Maybelliene - 3 for 2 (Selected)
Miss Sporty - 3 for £5 (Selected)
Models Own - 2 for £8 (Selected)
Natural Collection 3 for £5 (Selected)
No.7 - Buy 1 get 1 half price
Revlon - 2 for £10 
Rimmel - Discounted (Selected)

Treat of the week:
Finishing Touches Nail Art Kit - If you're a novice and Want Access to glitters and rhinestones to pretty your nails, With Out Forking Out for separate kits, this Finishing Touches Kit has it down to a T. Only £6.99 at Superdrug!

Hope you Enjoyed this post again!
Let me know if you have any questions and if there is anything you'd like to see featured in Budget- Style.

World Peace .\/..


  1. Ooooh those 'bargain buys' will definitely come in handy! Fab hunting :) also, I have nominated you for a Liebster Award! Check out the post at and leave a little comment to show your acceptance! Congrats! xx

    1. Ahhhhhhhh!!! Thank you Olivia, will step to it :) Hope you're having fun reading the blog... Always handy to know where the bargains are especially when you're addicted to varnish haha x

  2. thanks, this is really helpful, everyone loves a good bargain and i will definitely be taking advantage of the barry m offer!


    1. Thank you Galorious, good to know it's worth doing! :D xxx

  3. I've nominated you for the Liebster Award

  4. Erm .. what she said! Liebster award nomination - check it out at
    and remember to comment so I can see your response =) Bx