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You wash and moisturize your face twice a day (or at least once a day—sleeping in makeup is a big no-no!), so it's safe to say you already have a cleanser and face lotion on heavy rotation. But add scrubs, masks, and zit-zapping potions to the mix, and you've got a full-on skincare product regimen—and the potential to drop some serious cash at the beauty counter. To help keep your beauty budget in line, we rounded up 10 top contenders in the affordable, drugstore beauty category that also meet our must-work criteria, and come in under $10. We dare you not to pick up a few.
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Everyone who is anyone rides the subway in New York City. No, seriously. It's the easiest way to get around the city without spending a fortune, and you never know when a celebrity will plop down next to you. Case in point: These great snaps of Mariah Carey, Olivia Wilde, Dame Helen Mirren and more. read