03/02/2015 04:44 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

7 Beauty Hacks Every Woman Should Know

Turns out, the basic beauty goods you already own can work wonders, in ways far beyond what you initially purchased them for. Take a peek at these tricks and get ready to save your hard-earned cash for that new spring skirt instead of that pricey cuticle cream.

#1: Baby Powder
Use as an eyelash thickener. See how it's done.


#2: Concealer
Use as an eyeshadow primer. See how it's done.


#3: Clear Mascara
Use as eyebrow gel. See how it's done.


#4: Cold Cream
Use as Makeup remover. See how it's done.


#5: Cream Blush
Use as lip color. See how it's done.


#6: Petroleum Jelly
Use as cuticle cream. See how it's done.


#7: Taupe Eyeshadow
Use as an eyebrow pencil. See how it's done.


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