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    39 Beauty Products Under $20 With Results That Seem High-End

    Well well well, if it isn't a bunch of affordable beauty products that belong on my vanity right now.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. An ice roller to help nix puffiness and swelling (did someone say lymphatic drainage?), as well as redness and inflammation caused from things like, say, an eyebrow wax. So in the wise words of a prophet: go ahead and ice ice baby.

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    Just remove the roller head from the handle and store it in a freezer. When you’re ready to wave all that morning puffiness goodbye, it’ll be ready to go! Just swipe it back and forth along the puffy areas of your face (including your under eye bags) and it’ll feel like you’re getting a soothing, refreshing facial.

    Psst, it's said this can also be a great tool for helping with migraines and sinus headaches!

    Promising review: "I absolutely LOVE my ice roller!! I originally bought this to to de-puff my face in the mornings, but now I use it for everything! It drastically reduces my face puffiness, helps with sore muscles, , relieves itchy legs when I break out in stress rashes, cools me off on hot days, etc. If you are thinking about buying this for any reason, DO. IT. It rolls so smoothly and feels amazing. It's my favorite product." —Savannah Hanson

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99.

    2. A L'Oreal gel liner for beginners at the whole ~wing~ thing. Liquid eyeliner requires exact precision...but this brush applicator prevents you from picking up too much product, allowing for buildable shading you could smudge to perfection.

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    ALSO! If you have oily lids, stop what you're doing and order this product ASAP. It has amazing staying power that won't fade, smudge, or budge if your lids are prone to greasiness.

    Promising review: "My holy grail gel eyeliner!! I sometimes lose my better judgement and stray from this liner to try another brand, only to be disappointed. I always come back to this one. First off, I have extremely hooded eyes that pretty much sit on top of my eyelashes. I always do a thick winged liner and this stuff has never transferred onto my upper eyelid like some products do. Also, the staying power is AMAZING. I have left it on overnight (naughty, I know) and my liner is right where I left it, maybe just a tad bit lighter/faded. The gel is very easy to work with, super creamy, matte, and very pigmented." —Sarah

    Get it from Amazon for $8.12 (available in five colors).

    3. An EVA NYC conditioning mask that contains keravis protein and argan oil to repair and strengthen your 'do. This fabulous jar gives dry hair some much-needed hydration sans adding a tub of grease (which would make your hair look flat, stringy, and messy).

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    This mask is particularly great for fine, thin hair because it moisturizes without making your mane greasy in the process. And as someone who has thin hair prone to oiliness...that's pretty damn hard to find.

    Psst, you can also use this mask as a regular conditioner!

    Promising review: "THIS STUFF IS MY HOLY GRAIL! I was not blessed with luscious locks. I have thin, lifeless, shoulder-length, color-treated blonde hair. I use this as a normal conditioner and it doesn't weigh my hair down at all! I just leave this in for a few minutes and wash normally. It leaves my hair so soft and extremely manageable. The price is also great because you get such a large size!" —laura hart

    Get it from Amazon for $5.61+ (available in two sizes).

    4. A Vivienne Sabó volumizing mascara with a clump-free, smudge-proof formula here to upgrade your lash game. One coat gives you the whole "your lashes but better" look, but two coats? Everyone will just assume you're wearing falsies. It's that good.

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    This is very likely the last mascara brand you'll ever want to purchase because of how freakin' well it works to separate and thicken your lashes.

    Promising review: "I absolutely LOVE this mascara. I have very sensitive eyes and holy moly, I'm in love. I've found my new favorite mascara! It makes my lashes look longer and it looks the same all day long. Plus, it doesn't smudge during the day. It's wonderful and a total must-buy!" —Katherine Ochsman

    Get it from Amazon for $12.95.

    5. A matte Maybelline liquid lipstick you can hypothetically fall asleep whilst wearing and GUESS WHAT? Your lipstick will STILL look great when you wake up in the AM, because this magic stuff has a staying power of up to 16 hours.

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    Promising review: "I love this lipstick! I fell asleep with it on and it stayed on all night. Plus, it has amazing pigment and dries within about five minutes. As a busy mom, I probably won't be trying out any other lipsticks for a while." —A. Williamson

    Get it from Amazon for $7.65 (available in 26 colors).

    6. An LA Girl Pro concealer here to banish blemishes, redness, and dark circles to the pits of Hades. Say hello to flawless coverage that is crease-resistant and long-lasting — all while looking lightweight and natural.

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    If you're looking to target redness specifically, opt for the green concealer! Just a little product will be able to cancel out blotchiness immediately.

    Promising review: "I suffer from hyper-pigmentation and dark spots, which is why I wanted to try this product in the first place — because sometimes foundation doesn't have enough coverage! So I bought this and OMG, it works! I put it on my dark spots, use a beautyblender to pat it down, and add some foundation to my face with a brush! My dark spots are no longer visible and my makeup doesn't look cake-y. Plus, just a little goes a long way." —jaszyboo

    Get it from Amazon for $5.25 (available in 29 shades).

    7. A Mario Badescu powder that's about to become your new holy grail if you're pimple-prone + want some coverage. This absorbs excess oil and reduces redness, all while a sulfur-based formula works to actively heal breakouts in the process.

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    And, unlike a ton of other "setting powders" on the market, this cruelty-free option also won't clog your pores further — it'll actually give your skin some room to breathe and heal.

    If you want to use this under makeup, be sure to use it after you apply your morning moisturizer to prevent it from looking caked-on. You can also slather it on at night prior to hitting the hay and it'll help dry up acne and prevent inflammation!

    Promising review: "This stuff is incredible! I have now been using it for three years and every time I get close to running out, I go and buy another one right away. I have adult moderate cystic acne and this stuff really calms it down and helps with redness. Anytime I feel like I am getting a pimple or can see the under-the-skin bump, I will lather this healing powder all over it all day long. Definitely a go-to product and I highly recommend to anyone who suffers from incredibly painful and stubborn cystic acne." —justanothercollegestudent

    Get it from Amazon for $12.

    8. A micro needle roller with a MUCH more affordable price point (we’re talking an $80 difference) than other rollers on the market. This is heaven sent for scarring and indentations caused by cystic acne, and can improve the effectiveness of all the products in your skincare routine.

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    Just roll this back and forth about four to five times on each problem area, and be sure to apply just a tiny touch of pressure to avoid hurting your skin.

    Also! Sterilize before and after use. When you’re done with it, be sure to store it in the provided case to keep it nice and protected.

    Promising review: "The older I get, the longer my skin takes to heal and it's brutal. I bought this on a whim and goodness, it's awesome. It has noticeably sped up my healing process. Indentations are filling in, raised patches are flattening out, and dark spots are lightening up. It is crazy effective." —Brittany Lynn Wolff

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    9. A Milani eyeshadow palette packed with pigmented, neutral shades you can rock every darn day. Plus, it's super tiny and won't take up half your carry-on the next time you travel!

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    Promising review: "I own every version of these! Very pigmented, not patchy, easy to blend. You can build up shades for a more dramatic look or apply lightly for a more natural day-to-day look. Plus, it's the perfect size and is really easy to travel with. Just great all around and affordable, too!" —Darcy

    Get it from Amazon for $8.97 (available in six colors).

    10. A wet n wild cushion foundation that has a buildable, water-based gel formula. Want full coverage sans the feeling of having ten pounds of product on your face? Then this compact will become your holy grail.

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    It's also cruelty-free, vegan, and packed with SPF 15.

    Promising review: "This has literally become my favorite foundation ever. The coverage is shockingly great and the finish is beautiful. I have very dry and sometimes flakey skin, but this foundation looks so beautiful without looking cake-y." —Jennifer

    Get it from Amazon for $5.63 (available in eight shades).

    11. NYX epic liner if you're tired of your liquid liner fading before your second cup of coffee (#rude). This stuff seriously will not budge and won't transfer/ruin your shadow if you have oily lids.

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    Promising review: "For real, this stuff DOES NOT BUDGE without makeup remover (I use cocoa butter to get mine off). I fell asleep with my makeup on the other night, and my husband said in the morning, “Your hair is a mess, but your eyeliner is FLEEKY!” He knew it would get a laugh out of me. Little did he know that statement totally solidified the fact that I would have a new staple in my makeup bag. Now, I’ve been swimming with this liner on in pools and oceans and can attest to the fact that it’s truly long-wear and waterproof. Praise the Lord for no more raccoon eyes after the first splash." —TayBranche

    Get it from Amazon for $6.29.

    Read one BuzzFeeder's review of the NYX Epic Liner.

    12. A thick Weleda lotion made from vitamin E, sunflower seed oil, and calendula flowers to hydrate even the most parched skin. Slap some of this on before bed (WARNING: it'll feel a bit greasy upon application) and wake up to a nourished, hydrated, glowing complexion.

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    ALSO! Dry hands or feet? OKAY! Because this works wonders on your body, too.

    Promising review: "This solved a nasty, dry, chapped skin problem I had been having this winter. I had a persistent problem with red, chapped skin at the outside corners of my eyes that I've never had before — and none of my usual go-to's were working! I was at my wit's end: it hurt and looked scary. So, I did what we all do — I Googled it, which is how I discovered Weleda Skin Food. When the product arrived, I tore the package open and I dabbed a tiny bit onto the corners of my eye. I'm not exaggerating when I say that my eyes looked and felt better within hours of applying the product. I put more on before I went to bed and when I got up in the morning, the irritated skin looked almost completely normal. By the next morning, there was no chapping and no redness at all. I am so happy with this product!" —Rabbit Lover

    Get it from Amazon for $13.73.

    13. A cult-favorite Fanola purple shampoo to nip brassiness in the bud. The violent pigment in this formula works to wash away unwanted yellow in your 'do, meaning you can extend the time between salon visits meaning you can SAVE A TON OF MONEY. Easy + affordable? Someone pinch me.

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    Use this only once a week (for about three minutes at a time) to prevent your hair from turning a slightly lavender shade.

    Promising review: "Finally! A purple shampoo that actually does something to my brassy hair! I have silver-white hair that is exceptionally hard to maintain due to how easily my hair gains brassy tones and how stubborn they are to remove. I've tried a ton of other brands, and none of their toning shampoos will do a damn thing to my hair even if I leave them on for an hour. I normally have to dilute violet direct dyes to make a dent in my brass. It's nice to not have to schedule a chunk of time to mix a batch of custom toner, painstakingly apply it, and then sit around for an hour while it does its stuff. This shampoo actually works really well and can cut a lot of time out of my bi-weekly color maintenance." —Audrey

    Get it from Amazon for $12.97.

    14. A Maybelline concealer formulated with goji berry and Haloxyl because no one needs to know that you binged The Office yet again last night. Just a quick swipe of this and *poof* your dark circles are now a thing of the past.

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    This concealer also comes with an attached sponge applicator, meaning you can stash it in your bag for touch-ups without having to worry about carrying around a makeup brush.

    Promising review: "I am a makeup snob. I have stupidly high standards for cosmetic performance, and drugstore brands have let me down every single time I've given them a shot. So when I graduated from Covergirl to Sephora after college, I never looked back. My kit is full of Dior and YSL foundation, Armani concealer, Benefit brighteners, etc. But this thing is truly great.The sponge applicator is better than you think. Firstly, it's antimicrobial, so you don't have to worry about the hygiene aspect. Secondly, its ability to blend the product is outstanding. The concealer itself doubles as a highlighter, it looks good without primer, and it lasts so much longer than you'd expect." —Sarita

    Get it from Amazon for $7.90 (available in 12 shades).

    15. A L'Oréal two-step mascara sure to get you the most coveted compliment of all time: "I can't believe those are your real lashes." Your eyes? Consider them bright-eyed and bushy-tailed.

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    This mascara comes with a nourishing basecoat, an ultra-lengthening topcoat, and can be removed with JUST warm water.

    This mascara is ophthalmologist-tested (meaning it's safe for sensitive eyes and contact lens wearers #phew) and the formula won't smudge, smear, or flake.

    Promising review: "This is hands-down the best mascara I've ever used! Not only is it easy to apply, but it comes off with just water." —Jamie Gwynne

    Get it from Amazon for $9.48.

    16. A lightweight Revlon lipstick available in 14 truly gorgeous shades. Not only does this product have staying power from now until eternity, but it also won't dry out your lips thanks to a harmonious blend of avocado oil + vitamin e.

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    Promising review: "My daughter's entire competitive dance team wears this lipstick for every performance and every game because if shows up so well and it looks beautiful. I think I've ordered a total of five or six tubes this year alone! I love wearing it as well, and get so many compliments on it when I do. It goes on glossy and stays on for HOURS!!!" —K.W. Adair

    Get it from Amazon for $4.78 (available in 14 colors).

    17. A Maybelline highlighting stick that is the makeup equivalent of an entire pot of coffee. Just a few brightening swipes on your cheekbones, cupid's bow, brow bone, and inner corner of your eyes will make the 🌎 of a difference.

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    Adding highlight to those specific areas will catch the light and give off a natural glow, turning every hour into golden hour on your skin.

    Promising review: "I am no pro at applying makeup, and I'm a big fan of this product for that very reason. Within fifteen seconds of swiping this across my eyelids and cheekbones, I have a slightly more polished, glowing look. I received a compliment on this highlighter and that's impressive because, like I said, I am pretty unsophisticated when it comes to makeup." —E. E. Malinovsky

    Get it from Amazon for $7.95 (available in two shades).

    18. A translucent powder to set your makeup for a flawless finish — and one that will actually last.. Like, all day long! This is the perfect dupe for high-end products that also come with a high-end price tag (AKA way too high for my budget).

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    This cult-favorite powder sets makeup with a lightweight finish, and has over 3,000 positive reviews. I'm not going to outright SAY that your beauty routine is suffering without it, but...

    Promising review: "I am totally blown away by this product! I live in a warm climate and have oily skin, but by the end of my work day using this powder, my face is still very matte! I am THRILLED! I can't believe it." —Alexis Julian

    Get it from Amazon for $3 (available in six colors, including translucent).

    19. A ginger sugar overnight mask you apply before bed and voilà! You'll wake up to a nourished pout ready for even the most drying of matte formulas (because I'm just going to come out and say it...🗣️matte lipsticks look great, but they ARE drying as heck).

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    Promising review: "HOLY GRAIL! I have always had problems with my lips being painfully dry and peeling since being on Accutane fifteen years ago. I have tried EVERYTHING: every kind of lip balm, supplement, and scrub with no change. I've been using this mask for a little over a month now and my lips are soft and smooth...I can even wear long-wearing lipstick again! I also will occasionally wear it throughout the day as a lip balm. I seriously hope they never stop making this!" —MiteyMo

    Get it from Amazon for $11.20.

    20. A shampoo brush to stimulate your scalp and improve circulation. Plus, it allows your shampoo to be more effective, actively working to clear away all the built-up product in your scalp that would (inevitably) lead to dullness, lack of body, and grease.

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    Because it stimulates your scalp and improves circulation, this nifty little tool is also a beast at helping with hair growth (see proof above!).

    Promising review: "I have been using this for about three weeks now and I LOVE it. It feels amazing! I haven't changed my shampoo or anything, but my hair definitely has more volume...like my roots are standing up or something! I don't know exactly what is happening, but I am all for it." —Lsn1986

    Get it from Amazon for $7.98.

    21. A tinted Australian Gold face lotion packed with SPF50 (which you should already be WEARING EVERY DARN DAY). Slather this onto your skin every morning for sheer coverage, blurred pores, and a complexion best described as bright.

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    This sunscreen is made from an antioxidant-rich blend of kakadu plum, eucalyptus, and red algae that won't make your skin betray you via a ginormous breakout. PLUS! It's also fragrance-free and water-resistant for up to 80 minutes.

    This hypoallergenic sunscreen is also oil-free, dye-free, and reef-safe.

    **adds to cart immediately**

    Promising review: "Wow! This sunscreen lives up to every positive review I have read. I use sunscreen every single day, and this performs better than most. This tint works with my fair skin, and the finish is soft, natural, and not shiny. Plus, it's more affordable than many other sunscreens." —Susan Hardee

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    22. A Maybelline eyebrow definer pencil to fill in your facial caterpillars! The dual-ended design allows you to shade in with one side, while the spoolie brush on the opposite side blends everything together. The result? Natural-looking brows that actually look like twins and not sisters.

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    Promising review: "Omg. Holy moly, this is so good. I haven’t been able to find a holy grail for my eyebrows because all the ones I’ve tried would either make my eyebrows too dramatic, or the color wouldn't quite match. But this one? It fills in gaps, lets me shape my eyebrows, looks so so natural, AND is easy to use." —LadyBug

    Get it from Amazon for $5.97.

    23. A WetBrush designed with OmniFlex technology, which is just a fancy way of saying it conforms to your scalp to quickly and painlessly detangle your 'do. It slides through any kind of hair — whether super straight or curly — within mere minutes, thus saving you a ton of post-shower styling time AND it won't yank out any hair.

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    This is even wonderful if you have thick, curly hair that has resulted in one (or several) broken brushes. It may look flimsy, but it's seriously the exact opposite of flimsy!

    Promising review: "I am seriously in love with his hair brush! As someone with crazy curly hair, I always dread the day that I wash, brush, and style my hair. Brushing my hair alone used to require a shower comb, Tangle Teezer, wet brush, liberal amounts of conditioning products, 45 minutes, and lots of frustration. I'll be honest — when I got this brush in my hand, I laughed at it. It looked very flimsy and my hair has been known to snap brushes in half. When I got around to using this brush come wash day, I was in for a big surprise. Not only did this brush not break in my hair, but it worked! I could now easily put my cleansing conditioner in my hair, start brushing, and have my hair knot free and brushed out in about six minutes total. Do not underestimate this brush till you try it because it has single-handedly saved my hair and my sanity." —Brit

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99 (available in pink).

    24. A blending sponge to condense your many brushes into just one product. This squishy BB can be used for everything from concealer to setting powder, all while providing a natural finish that is (*IMPORTANT*) not blotchy. It truly blends everything to perfection so that you don't have spots of cake-y, oompa loompa orange scatted across your cheekbones.

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    Promising review: "I absolutely love these! They're soft, sturdy, very easy to clean, and blend my makeup perfectly. My makeup doesn't look caked on and the sponge doesn't absorb product like many of the blenders I've tried before (and I've tried a lot). I'll definitely be buying more!" —lupe

    Get a set of five from Amazon for $8.99.

    25. A Revlon liquid shadow for a fantastic dose of ✨ sparkle ✨. We all added glitter glue to our middle school presentations, so why not continue the tradition by infusing glitter into our beauty routines? Right?! RIGHT?!

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    One side of this stick contains a pigmented, cream shadow with a crease-proof formula that acts as a base, while the other side contains a liquid topper that glides on for a sparkly finish. Plus, the applicators themselves are super thin AKA you'll have full control of the product and won't make a darn mess of it.

    Promising review: "These shadows are amazing! They glide on and stay put for hours. You can use them as eyeshadow or eyeliner, and then combine it with the sparkle for extra glam." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $9.11+ (available in 10 colors).

    26. A natural and cruelty-free Burt's Bees lip balm with buildable color, so it can be as subtle or as dramatic as you'd like. Plus, this the perfect thing to bring on-the-go because you don't need a mirror for application. It goes on just like a regular balm!

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    This contains a blend of shea butter and botanical waxes to keep your lips feelin' soft and supple, while the touch of color adds life back into your exhausted face.

    Promising review: "I really love this product! As someone who has never mastered the art of lipstick, this is perfect. I tend to be more of a minimalist with makeup and this is so easy to just slide on before going out. You'll have to reapply during the day/night, but the application is very quick." —Cornelius

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $9.48 (available in six colors).

    27. A lightweight TruSkin moisturizing cream with a punch of vitamin c, which is here to naturally run the dark spots and acne scars (grrr) right off your face.

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    This cruelty-free brightening blend contains 15% vitamin c, vitamin b, organic jojoba oil, and green tea!

    Promising review: "My dark spots are disappearing rapidly, my skin feels soft and a lot less oily, and even my wrinkles that I was starting get on my forehead are going away. It's perfect for me! I was using a much more expensive product before and it did nothing compared to this moisturizer." —Jennifer S Grybowski

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    28. A lightweight L'Oreal face primer because the oil on your t-zone is not welcome here. This mattifying formula even works to blur pores, meaning you can consider you complexion as good as flawless.

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    Promising review: "This is THE BEST PRIMER on the market! I have tried dozens of primers (from cheap to expensive) and this one really wins the gold medal. It simply is MAGIC and the tiniest amount delivers HUGE results. This covers up imperfections and pores better than any foundation I have used, and I won't even wear makeup a lot of the time I wear this. It delivers instantaneous mattifying, blurring, and smoothing results, and diminishes the appearance of pores, wrinkles, and other imperfections while creating a smooth canvas for makeup. This is a luxury cosmetic at a price you can't pass up!!" —Lady LuLu

    Get it from Amazon for $10.42.

    29. False lashes that aren't super dramatic, meaning they're perfect for any budding beauty aficionados who prefer more au naturale looks.

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    Promising review: "I'm never one to really wear eyelashes because some lashes irritate my eyes or are just too heavy on my lids, but I love these! This is my second time buying 'em. They're very light, not too heavy, and give my look a nice finish." —Amazon Customer

    Get a set of 10 from Amazon for $7.59.

    30. A deep pore-cleaning Aztec Secret clay mask with a powerful calcium bentonite clay to karate chop the crap out of cystic acne. Be sure to dilute this mask with either apple cider vinegar or water for the best results! AND! You can apply it with this golden facial mask brush.

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    Promising review: "Cystic acne: the bane of my dermatological life, and maybe yours too? This clay has helped immensely in keeping it at bay. I do a treatment once a week (since it is a bit time-consuming), but I haven't had any of those awful underground, takes-two-weeks-to-surface pimples since I've started using the clay. Combined with apple cider vinegar, it's immensely helpful for oily, cystic acne-prone skin. My skin's been so much happier since I've started using it. You need this. Right now." —Rebecca Shady

    Price: $10.95

    Read one BuzzFeeder's review of the Aztec clay mask.

    31. A NYX setting spray to finish off your complexion. Humidity, sweat, tears: it's all irrelevant when you've topped your foundation with this magic stuff, which works to mattify your makeup and prevent it from turning into a greasy mess.

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    This spray has a matte formula, meaning it won't turn your makeup into a greasy or oily mess.

    Promising review: "This spray is everything! Like, oh my gosh. I notice the difference if I forget to spray this on. I've walked through the humid city of New Orleans in the middle of July and my makeup stayed on from the time I got to work and was mostly still there by the time I got home, which was nine hours later. I can't rave enough about this, and I'm very picky when it comes to makeup." —missyj95

    Get it from Amazon for $6.89.

    32. A SkinFood mask packed with black sugar, strawberry seeds, and strawberry seed oil to exfoliate your skin + turn it into the perfect makeup canvas. Plus, it has an instant brightening effect that'll make it look like you *actually* got your beauty sleep last night.

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    Promising review: "I usually use this in the mornings right after washing my face because it leaves my skin so soft and gives it a really nice glow. My makeup also applies a lot smoother as well, my skin absorbs my moisturizer way better than before, and my acne scars are now gone and it’s only been a little over two weeks since I bought it. This gave my skin the perfect boost." —Allisone

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    Check out one BuzzFeeder's review of this SkinFood strawberry mask.

    33. A Neutrogena gel cream to help skin that is #thirsty. This fast-absorbing, oil-free formula feels like a tall, hydrating glass of water for your face thanks to a moisturizing dose of hyaluronic acid.

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    This fragrance-free moisturizer is packed with hyaluronic acid to improve dryness, and promises to provide ~ultimate~ hydration for up to 48 hours. DO YOU KNOW HOW LONG 48 HOURS IS? Wow.

    Psst, pro tip if you have extra dry skin: apply this formula to damp skin, let it dry, and then use your daily moisturizer to really lock in the effects.

    Promising review: "I have dry skin, and this is my holy grail PM moisturizer and lip mask. If my face is extra dry on a particular day, I'll use this in the AM, too. I will continue to buy this forever!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $16.44.

    34. A daily Vanicream moisturizer ideal for both your face and body! If you've ever struggled with eczema, you need to try this paraben-, formaldehyde-, dye-, and fragrance-free formula ASAP — over 2,000 people swear by it.

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    Psst, this has over 2,500 positive reviews!

    Promising review: "I have struggled with very persistent eczema for years and this product has been a godsend. I have never had any irritation from this lotion and it has gone miles towards healing my rashes and open wounds. I have used this religiously for about two years now and I am never going back!" —Lauren B.

    Get it from Amazon for $11.56.

    35. A Bed Head curling wand that lets you create loose, beachy, voluminous waves in mere nanoseconds. This even works on manes of the stubborn, stick straight variety!

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    This wand is designed with a tourmaline ceramic barrel to prevent frizz and increase shine, PLUS it heats up within a minute or two of being plugged in. It also comes with a heat-protective glove to prevent you from burning yourself whilst curling your hair to perfection.

    Promising review: "My hair NEVER holds a curl...no matter the wand or products I'm using, it always falls flat within a few hours. This wand is hands down the the BEST!!! Not only is it super easy to use, but the curls manage to stay even with very little product in your hair. The first time I used it, the curls lasted all day, I slept on them, and they were still there in the next morning." —MTrampe

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99 (available in seven styles).

    36. Solaroil to banish the bane of your existence — weak and brittle nails with cuticles that look like they were mauled by an animal. This formula is so effective, I guess you can say it really nails it. Eh?

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    Just massage this oil into your nails and cuticles every night before going to bed. With daily use, your nails will begin to grow and strengthen (seriously, just read the overwhelmingly positive reviews) and your ripped-up cuticles will begin to heal/not look completely terrible.

    Promising review: "HOLY GRAIL PRODUCT. All my life, I've had super weak and brittle nails that would instantly break the second they grew out a tiny bit. This oil has changed EVERYTHING!! I’m shocked. I noticed after about a week of nightly use that my nails are growing (fast) and not breaking." —K. Black

    Get it from Amazon for $8.50.

    37. A Proraso shaving cream that turns razor burn into a thing of the past. Seriously, ancient history = razor burn with this product. It contains eucalyptus and menthol to tone, purify, and refresh your skin...thus turning your shave into total smooth sailing.

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    Psst, this shaving cream has over 2,000 (!!!) glowing reviews on Amazon.

    Promising review: "This is hands-down the best shaving cream I have ever used. First of all, the smell and feel is incredible. Second, it lathers up incredibly. Finally, the fact that it's in a toothpaste-style tube is nice since you can squeeze out every drop, plus it's easier to travel with than an aerosol can." —M. Johnson

    Get it from Amazon for $10.

    38. A hypoallergenic Maybelline conditioning mascara in *gasp* not black! Opting for clear is a lovely idea since it volumizes your lashes without adding more harshness. Black mascara + dark circles? That equals to even darker circles.

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    Promising review: "I use this when I've had a really bad night of sleep, my allergies are really bad, or I just look disheveled and exhausted. This (combined with some good SPF face lotion) helps to make my eyes look just a little brighter ad more awake. Plus, it's super easy to wash off AND it doesn't irritate my eyes which is a big plus." —Eden Isaac

    Get it from Amazon for $4.77 (available in 10 colors).

    39. A John Frieda hair serum formulated with ginseng extract and a touch of magic. This lightweight, won't-weigh-your-hair-down product works to control frizz in humid weather while also acting as a heat-protectant!

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    Promising review: "I could not live without this product! I have very long hair and try to avoid blow-drying when possible. This serum keeps my frizz to a minimum when I air dry — even in the super humid months! I will probably use this product forever and recommend it to anyone trying to control their frizz." —Mandi

    Get it from Amazon for $8.49.

    You + affordable new beauty products that don't cost a small fortune =

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