Fifteen Inexpensive and Underrated Beauty Hacks Dasia Greer November 1, 2016 Beauty 676 Tweet Share Share Email WhatsAppShares 0Inexpensive components to the upkeep of one’s beauty are hard to come by. The tips provided in this article are all homemade and cheap, but effective. After using these underrated and somewhat unknown beauty hacks, you’ll be left wondering who kept these innovative hacks a secret..and why. Edges kind of thin? Mix castor, coconut and jojoba oil into a spray bottle and apply to edges every day. Mix dry oatmeal, water, honey and egg whites until the mixture is smooth. Apply to face and let dry. Helps with acne and makes skin glow. Dark underarms? Mix baking soda and water into a paste. Scrub underarms to remove dark skin. Do this once a week. For nail damage: Massage olive oil onto nail bed daily. A mixture of coconut oil and sugar is a great natural exfoliant to use in the shower. Coconut Oil and Aloe Vera mixed together is a natural foundation primer. Any lip gloss or lip stick can be made matte by applying a small amount of baby powder on top. Scrubbing your flat irons with Coca Cola removes residue that won’t seem to come off. Need a healthy alternative to sugary drinks? Blend water, strawberry, cinnamon and lime together. This mixture is a natural tummy fat burner. Want firmer skin? Mix coffee grounds and honey, apply to face and let dry. Whiter teeth: Mix 1/4 cup baking soda and 1/2 lemon juice, apply with a cotton ball and leave on for one minute. Rinse off after. If you are considering using this method to whiten your teeth, you need to be aware of the potential side effects. With continual use, you could damage the enamel on your teeth. For a safer alternative, you might want to arrange a teeth whitening treatment with a Dentist in Brentwood or a dentist in your area. Need to remove dark spots? Mix one teaspoon of vinegar and one spoon of water. Dab on skin with cotton ball. Dry and cracked feet: Mix 1/4 cup of Listerine, 1/2 cup vinegar, and 1/2 cup of water. Soak feet for 15-20 minutes. Sweat stains: Mix lemon juice and baking soda into a paste and soak your shirt in it for 1 hour prior to washing. Have bad dandruff? Apply tea tree oil to scalp daily.