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Count the savings on these first-rate hair stylers, anti-agers and cosmetics with scents you'll actually like, at bargain prices.


Dove Style+Care Strength & Shine Flexible Hairspray • Tired of untouchable tresses? This spray leaves hair soft but not lacquered. $4.

L'Oreal Paris Elnett Satin Hairspray, Unscented • No telltale hairspray odor here. The whizzes at L'Oreal have cleverly masked it in the latest version of their bestseller. $15.

John Frieda Frizz-Ease Sheer Solution Lightweight Frizz Control • The famous smoothing serum now comes in a fine-hair formula, with a feather-light feel and the same sleek finish. $10.

Batiste Dry Shampoo Hint of Colour • Extend your style without making hair look like a powder puff. Comes in three shades and blends with tresses. $9.

Tresemme 24 Hour Body Blow Dry Lotion • For fullness and bounce, spritz onto damp hair and blow out with a round- barrel brush. Polymers help hold the style in place all day long. $4.50.

Garnier Fructis Style Sleek & Shine Finish 5-in-1 Serum Spray • A top smoothing hair oil goes on easily — no glop, no mess. $4.50.

Goody QuickStyle Paddle Brush • Calling all multitaskers. This brush styles and dries sans heat, thanks to absorbent microfiber. $13.


Clear Scalp & Hair Beauty Therapy Nourishing Shampoo & Conditioner • This duo moisturizes your scalp, fortifies hair with vitamins and oils, and bottles that perfect just-washed aroma. $6 each.

Degree Women Expert Protection in Linen Dry • Friction pops the fresh-off-the-clothesline-scented beads when you walk, run or simply move. $4.

Jergens Daily Moisture Dry Skin Moisturizer • It's a double deal, at 33 cents per ounce, and a mild citrus scent in which the whole family can indulge. $7.

Yardley London Sea Minerals Bath & Shower Gel • For times when you need a brisk head-clearer —such as every morning — this wash delivers. $5.

Weleda Sea Buckthorn Replenishing Body Lotion • Citrus essential oils scent this zesty organic indulgence. ( $16.50

Schick Intuition Tropical Splash Razor • A shaver that enlivens a beauty chore with notes of honeydew and kiwi. $10.

Burt's Bees Intense Hydration Mask • This buttery skin plumber smells so good, we were disappointed when our 10 minutes were up. $19.

Olay Soothing Cucumber Body Bar • Whisks away worries with nubs that massage and create a refreshingly crisp aroma. $4.

Skin products

St. Ives Naturally Smooth Hand Cream • Trade rough skin for silky skin, via alpha hydroxy acids that gently exfoliate. $3.

Physicians Formula Expression Line Freeze • Ideal for needle-phobes, this topical cream minimizes lines for up to four hours. $22.

Garnier Skin Renew Dark Spot Overnight Peel • Use nightly, and glycolic acid and vitamin C work over four weeks to lighten spots. $17.

Roc Multi Correxion Nourish Stress Repair Eye Cream • Peptides and dill extract tackle the signs of worry around eyes. The soothing scent is a bonus. $25.

Yes to Blueberries Softening Facial Exfoliator • This creamy scrub sloughs with microbeads and fruit acids - without parching skin. $10.

Aveeno Skin Strengthening Body Cream • Skin naturally thins with age, so this lotion's plant extracts plump it up by binding to water. $9.50.

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