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Update Your Look Without Spending a Dime

Mix and match clothes and makeup for an inexpensive style reinvention

Women mixing and matching various parts of their outfit

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Feeling the pinch from too much online sales bingeing and holiday gift giving? Time to tough it out and make do with what we’ve got. So why not get creative and give the stuff you own a DIY twist? As a beauty and style editor I love the challenge of salvaging leftover products and reinventing clothes without buying new. Here are nine ways to update your looks and boost your mood — for free.