Holiday Cheer: 10 Beauty Bargains for $10 or Less

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Spread the holiday cheer!
Spread the holiday cheer!

Looking good doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg this holiday season. You can find tons of amazing beauty products to supplement your splurge-worthy buys, without putting you in the red!

So whether shopping for yourself or tackling your Christmas gift list, here are 10 skincare, hair, and makeup steals that are guaranteed to bring some holiday cheer (and plenty of dazzle, sparkle, and radiance)!

Multi-tasking shimmer (e.l.f. Studio Body Glow, $6): This lightweight powder can be used all over the body (shoulders, eyes, and cheeks) for instant glam and radiance.

Clean tresses extender (Umberto Dry Clean Dry Shampoo, $8.99): 'Tis the season for insanely busy schedules, and we gals love products that save us time, starting with our tresses! Clean your hair in an instant without stepping into the shower with a few sprays of this specially formulated, clean-hair extending, dry shampoo.

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Lacquer lusciousness (China Glaze in I Herd That, $4.59): All that glitters is gold! One of this season's hottest trends is a metallic gold nail, so give your mani the Midas touch with this bargain buy!

Gloss greatness (C.O. Bigelow MentaLip Tint in Plum Mint, $7.50): This mint-infused lip balm imparts a sheer hint of berry color and glossy high shine with a refreshing, cooling sensation and will help keep your smoocher super soft this winter season.

Skin savior (Garnier Moisture Rescue Gel-Cream For Dry Skin): This season Old Man Winter will be the least of your worries with this moisture-rich cream gel, which intensely locks-in moisture & soothes dry skin for a full 24-hours. $7.99 Ulta

Trendy smoochers (Iman Luxury Moisturizing Lipstick in Opal, $10.00): The only think hotter than your eggnog toddy this season is the Oxblood makeup trend. So go on, makeup mavens, and sport Oxblood lips for 10 smackers with this rich, luxurious lipstick!

Body hydrator (C. Booth 4-in-1 Multi-Action Body Lotion in Lemon Sugar, $8.39): Pucker up! Crisp lemon and yummy sugar create a tangy-sweet infusion to hydrate even the driest of skin in this 4-in-1 multi-action lotion. Not only will your skin be super smooth, but you'll also smell delicious enough to eat!

Blushing beauty (NYX Stick Blush in Hibiscus, $5.99): This portable cream blush delivers radiant color to cheeks and glides over the skin for easy blending and control. A beauty bonus? It can be used on eyes and lips too (gosh, we just love makeup products that serve triple duty)!

Long-lasting, bold lashes (CoverGirl LashBlast 24 Hour Mascara in Very Black, $7.99): Not that we need our mascara to last for a full 24 hours -- but bold, lush, show-stopping lashes that can outlast the balloon drop at your upcoming New Year's Eve party is always a bonus!

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HairDO (Goody Spin Pins in Brown or Blond, $6.29): These genius pins are super versatile and allow you to quickly achieve a trendy messy bun or a chic half-up do in a matter of minutes (now that's our kind of easy)! Simply screw them in your hair and "spin" your way to an awesome 'do.

The only thing better than discovering worthy, high-performance beauty products, is when they cost $10 or less! Here's to not blowing your beauty budgets this holiday season. Happy bargain shopping…

What are your favorite steal-of-a-deal products, GalTimers? Share 'em in the comments box below!

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