― I saw a fun post idea over at All Glitzed Up blog and decided to take part and do my own post to share some of my cheap beauty-buy wins and pricey beauty-buy fails! Everyone has been there- you shell out major cash for an expensive item that doesn't live up to its claims. On the flip side, you may try a cheaper branded item and find out it has amazing value! ∙ I will be honest and admit I usually spend more money and go with higher end brands. I don't have very many drug store branded [...].