It’s hard to believe that I’ve never had box braids before. Unless you count that time as a teenager that I sat for 10 hours and the petite African lady nearly burned my shirt off my back while attempting to seal the tips of my braids only for me to take them out fours days later.
In my defense they were itching uncontrollably.
This time, I was determined to have a little more patience. This was the second summer I saw this trend come around and I figured I needed in. Because I’m on-trend, right!
As a beauty girl on a tight budget, few things make me happier than finding super cheap products I love. Lower cost doesn’t always mean lower quality, and if you can find a beauty staple that costs less than a cocktail you are winning in life! Here are my 10 beauty faves that cost less than $10: