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    35 Things Under $10 That'll Help You Look Pulled Together

    No one is gonna recognize the new, not-hot-mess, you!

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    1. A roll of fashion tape to make sure the only nip slips you experience are the ones you plan — plus it's also great for closing that chest gap in your button-ups.

    2. A pack of pimple patches just in case a giant-ass mountain decides to develop on your face right before your next big anything.

    3. A statement layering piece, because some days are T-shirt-and-jeans days that just need a little help.

    4. A translucent setting powder for a lightweight way to keep your makeup in place.

    5. A simple body-con midi dress that's so easy to dress up, down, or any way you want.

    6. A very awesome detangling brush you can use to tame your locks — I mean, if it's good enough for that pup, I'm sold.

    7. A sparkling pair of statement earrings to add a pop of color, even when you're feeling like a head-to-toe gray look on the inside.

    8. A set of concealing blemish and undereye correctors so you always have perfect skin, even when you don't.

    9. A sturdy little fuzz remover to make sure your favorite sweater doesn't look like you hate it.

    10. A classic cotton button-up you'll look totally polished in and can use for nearly any event in your life — work, going out, errands...the list goes on and on and it all depends on how you style it.

    11. A bold lipstick for those mornings when you just can't even pretend you're going to make time for a full face of makeup.

    12. A holy-grail dry shampoo so it can seem like you've washed your hair more than once in the last two weeks.

    13. A sleek watch, because nothing says "I am on top of my shit" more than showing up on time.

    14. A multi-pocketed handbag organizer to help you keep your purse from turning into a black pit of despair.

    15. A pack of blotting papers so you can take the "mess" out of "hot mess."

    16. A really great waterproof eyeliner, because that smudged eye-makeup look is not ideal.

    17. A simple, fresh, and clean cotton T-shirt — I'm telling you, nothing is is more refreshing than a crisp tee styled with your favorite pieces.

    18. A leather belt that will, quite literally, pull your look together.

    19. A piece of minimalistic jewelry you can layer over whatever you're wearing to look like you put in some effort.

    20. A sturdy curling iron, because messy hair? You should 100% care. Unless you don't want to — then just follow your heart.

    21. A pair of sunnies for help hiding those I-stayed-out-all-night under-eye bags.

    22. A retractable eyebrow pencil to help frame your face in the best possible way.

    23. An elegant scarf that'll help elevate your denim-jacket style.

    24. A very pigmented blush to cover up that "I'm dead inside" feeling with a nice and subtle radiant glow.

    25. A comfy dress so you can throw on a pretty outfit for wherever you're going.

    26. A set of stain-removing Tide To-Go pens — you know why! You know damn well why.

    27. A pair of bright flats to turn an all-black outfit into a statement look.

    28. A two-in-one pumice stone, because your feet should not look like they've just walked through the desert for the last 40 days and 40 nights.

    29. A very versatile pencil skirt you can take from a day at work to a night out on the town.

    30. A pack of nail polish–removing pads so your chipped nail polish doesn't become the center of attention.

    31. And a manicure set, because a well-maintained set of nails never hurts when you're trying to hide that you're secretly a disaster zone.

    32. A pair of sterling silver hoop earrings. Forget everything you know about how versatile stud earrings are and commit yourself to the hoop — I promise you will not regret it.

    33. A ceramic flat iron, because sometimes you just need a little help getting your mane to look like it doesn't have a family of birds living in it.

    34. A color-changing aloe lipstick capable of making your pout look like you woke up like that.

    35. And a well-fitted blazer to add an elegant layer to your T-shirt-and-jeans look.

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