Skip To Content

    38 “Treat Yourself” Products That Are Under $25

    Go ahead and put these budget-friendly treats in your shopping cart — you deserve it.

    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. A croissant-shaped AirPods case cover that looks so much like the real thing, you'll be tempted to take a bite out of it.

    person holding an airpods case with a croissant-shaped cover
    ToothacheYumeLine / Etsy

    ToothacheYumeLine is an Asian-owned small business based in China that makes novelty AirPod and iPhone cases.

    Get it from ToothacheYumeLine on Etsy for $14.93 (free shipping; can fit over cases of AirPods Gen 1 and 2 or AirPods Pro)

    2. A mini hanging sloth planter for displaying your favorite succulent or air plant. It's also a nice reminder to ~slow down~ and enjoy your day.

    the sloth with air plant inside

    Promising review: "This little planter really exceeded my expectations. It's incredibly sturdy and the color choices made on the paint job are really nice. Lots of gold paint and such a cute little face. The planter is much bigger than I expected, I thought it would be tiny but it's a bit larger. I also like that you can hang it or simply place it on the counter." —Lori Colt

    Get it from Amazon for $18.95.

    3. A hand-poured candle from Kreative Candle Co. appropriately named "Me Time." It has a relaxing scent of herbs, lavender, and aromatic woods, and with a burn time of over 50 hours, you'll be lighting this baby for many nights to come.

    kreative candle co "me time" candle with purple wax
    Kreative Candle Co.

    Kreative Candle Co. is a Black-owned, woman-owned small business based in Las Cruces, NM that specializes in soy candles that are biodegradable and slow-burning.

    Get it from Kreative Candle Co. for $15.

    4. A set of claw-shaped hair clips for a cute way to keep your hair out of your face whether you're doing chores or going for a walk. There's a reason these babies are making a comeback – they'll keep even long, thick hair securely in place all day long.,

    Each set comes with four hair clips.

    Promising review: "These hair clips are amazing! They are cute and sturdy. I am able to fit all of my hair in the clip and go about my day without my hair falling down and having to reclip it. That is a first for me! I even did a quick workout and the jumping did not cause my hair clip to fall. If you are looking for a nice hair clip that will stay in place, these are perfect!" —Amanda Davis

    Get a four pack from Amazon for $13.99 (available in 10 different color sets)

    5. A dipping sauce holder that attaches to the AC vent of your car for an optimal on-the-go chicken nugget dunking or fry dipping experience. At first, you might ask yourself, "Do I really need this?" and the answer to that question is, "Yes, you absolutely do."

    reviewer dunking a chicken tender in a sauce packet that is attached to a sauce holder

    Promising review: "This is the best invention ever! I’m a sauce queen and this allows me to have sauce in my car without wasting it! Whoever invented this knows my love language!" —Quintana

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $10.45+ (available in three colors).

    6. A bottle of curl-defining cream with a coconut-infused formula that sculpts your curls and keeps them frizz-free even if the forecast says 90% humidity. Your tresses are about to look so bouncy, people will be stopping you on the streets to ask your secret!

    model squeezing a dollop of curl defining cream into their hand
    Mane Club NYC

    To use, work a small amount through damp, clean curls from root to tip. Scrunch, twirl, air dry or diffuse for defined curls.

    Mane Club is a small business based in California that specializes in vegan and cruelty-free hair products.

    Promising review: "I have thin curly hair and have struggled with product after product to find something that hold up without weighing my hair down and drying it out. I also live in Florida and fighting the humidity is a daily battle. This stuff works great! I am so happy with the results. My curls havent been this bouncy in years. I will be buying again!" —Sarah L.

    Get it from Mane Club for $8.

    7. Or blueberry control jelly perfect for anyone with Type 4 hair looking to get more curl definition. The organic blueberry extract and raw castor oil will keep your curls looking defined all day long.


    This hair gel has no silicones, sulfates, parabens, artificial oils, colors, or fragrances.

    Curls is a woman-owned business founded by Mahisha Dellinger in 2002. The brand has become very popular over the years and has even been used by celebrities such as Halle Berry, Alicia Keys, and Ashanti.

    Promising review: "I have been skeptical of this product and Curls products in general for the past years, but chile this product is amazing. It is thicker than regular gels like Ecostyler and has a more paste-like texture. But it is so lightweight and holds curls so well. I got minimal to no frizz and have a mix between 4b–4c. Can't wait to buy more in a couple months because it's expensive." —simone Murray

    Get it from Amazon for $16.69.

    8. A mini waffle maker for anyone with limited kitchen storage space who still wants to treat themselves to a delicious homemade brunch on Sunday morning.


    I love this little appliance! It heats up fast, it cooks the waffle batter in minutes, and it barely takes up any space in my cabinet. Fun tip: the waffles are the perfect size to use as the "bread" in a breakfast sandwich.

    Promising review: "This mini waffle maker saves me time, energy and money every morning! I use my protein pancake mix to make a quick egg and cheese sandwich, or enjoy classic waffles with fruit. Such an easy cleanup and perfect for my small apartment kitchen." –cm

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in 19 colors)

    9. Or a butterfly-shaped pancake mold to give an otherwise plain breakfast an adorable ~metamorphasis~. We dare you not to smile once you see the butterfly smiling back at you!

    a butterfly-shaped pancake on a plate with orange slices arranged like a flower
    Zavery Cakes

    Zavery Cakes is a Black-owned small business that specializes in fun pancake molds.

    Get it from Zavery Cakes for $12.99.

    10. A rhinestone headband that will make you feel like the royalty you are when you're wearing it. Reviewers say it doesn't dig into your head — even after a full day of wearing it — like most headbands do.

    reviewer wearing a gold shiny padded headband

    Promising reviews: "The headband pictures were definitely cute and I was intrigued. Once I got my purchase talk about show stopper, quality, look, and versatility was amazing. The most important and best part is the rhinestones don’t catch, which mean you don’t have to worry about pulling your hair or anything." —Miss_Shan

    "WOW...... I AM BEYOND SPEECHLESS....... This headband is the most beautiful perfect headband I've ever worn or owned! I literally feel like a QUEEN wearing this headband it feels a like a tiara on my head! I have had soooo many compliments and it's sooo comfortable and since my hair is a dark brown/black color it pops and looks even better! I am going to have to definitely purchase this item again because it's honestly that amazing! The bling is just perfect and it shines soooo beautiful in the sun! This headband will not disappoint!!!!!" —Kp

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in eight colors)

    11. A pack of fine-point colored pens perfect for bullet journaling, writing dates on the calendar, or filling in your adult coloring books. Maybe they'll inspire some new artsy hobbies!,

    Promising review: "These fine point colored pens are awesome! The colors are sharp and bright not dull or light. I've used them now for a while and they are perfect, but again I'm very careful with them and take care of them well so they are lasting a long time I think. I do highly recommend these fine point colored pens." —Armand H. J.

    Get pack of 24 pens from Amazon for $6.79.

    12. A hilarious dinosaur-shaped taco holder for serving dinner in a prehistorically playful way. Place your taco in the T-rex's "spine" and have fun chomping away!

    reviewer photo of a t-rex taco holder with a taco in it

    This can hold two tacos, and reviewers say it holds hard shell tacos the best.

    Promising review: "I bought this as the 'white elephant gift' for my office party and a fistfight nearly broke out over who got to take this bad boy home. It. Was. Awesome! Do yourself a favor and buy like 40 of these things." —Haley

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    13. A sleep mask to block any light from your eyes so you can finally get a good night's sleep. The smart design features contoured cups that don't put any pressure on your eyes, making your slumber so much more pleasant.

    Promising review: "I’ve been using this mask for over a week now, and I must say that it’s the best mask I’ve ever used yet. I have used a sleep mask every night for... probably the last nine years, and it’s the most comfortable one I’ve ever used. I love the strap. No Velcro to get caught in your hair! It’s got adjustable wide elastic that is soft and comfortable. Not the stiff stuff! The mask has nice memory foam in it which cushions your face when sleeping on your side. It has nice deep eye pockets so there is never any pressure on your eyes or eyelashes, which I love. Overall, this is the best mask I’ve ever had. It’s made so well; I feel pampered in it." —DePlume

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in four colors).

    14. A bag of Bean & Bean Downtown Blend coffee with notes of roasted nuts, cedar, and sweet herbs for a truly indulgent cup of joe in the morning.

    purple bag of bean and bean downtown blend with a sloth on it
    Bean & Bean

    Bean & Bean is an Asian-owned small business started by a mother and daughter duo more than 12 years ago. More than half of Bean & Bean coffee is from women-led or owned coffee farms. All producers are fair trade and organic and certified to guarantee that all workers receive a livable wage.

    Promising review: "I love this Downtown blend and it gets the job done on days when I need a little extra kick. It is smooth and creamy but bold! It's definitely one of my favorite. I've made it hot and cold brew style; both options are great using this. Highly recommend. If you don't know which blend to try, go for this one!!" —Trucish

    Get a 12 oz bag from Bean & Bean for $21 (available in nine grind types).

    15. A jar of Holy Hydration! face cream from e.l.f. Cosmetics to give your face the moisture it deserves. Lauded as one of their "holy grail" products, this budget-friendly cream proves you don't need to spend half your paycheck to get good-quality skincare!

    a jar of elf cosmetics holy hydration face cream
    E.l.f. Cosmetics

    The cream contains hyaluronic acid, which locks in moisture, and peptides, which promote collagen and improve skin texture.

    Promising review: "I have been using this for a month or so and after just two days, my skin felt never better. No breakouts, no dryness, and I now have super smooth and soft skin. I use it every day and is by far the best moisturizer I've used to help with my combination (oily with dry patches) and dehydrated skin." —Sammysallis

    Get it from E.l.f. Cosmetics for $12.

    16. A fun and playful sun dress with a V-neck, a wrap front, and a ruffle hem that will make you want to twirl around in a field full of wildflowers.,

    Promising reviews: "I love love love this dress. I wore it for Easter this year and got so many compliments. Since then I have bought another dress in a different color and excited to wear them this summer! BUY THIS DRESS. if you’re second guessing whether or not to buy it.. BUY IT." —Rhianna Hill

    "This is the cutest dress I’ve ever bought on Amazon. I took a risk, but I wanted a true wrap dress. I ordered a large and the waist was a little loose, but the tie allowed me to tie it a little tighter, which creates a cute 'bunched' look. It’s lightweight, not stretchy material (which kinda scared me), but it fits around my curves perfectly still. I’m super excited to wear this for the summer. I wore it for our Valentine's date night and my boyfriend loved it. I also got about five compliments that day from total strangers. I might have to order more in different colors." —Nidia

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in women's sizes S–2XL and 19 colors).

    17. A night-light adorably designed to look like a squishy little kitty. It alternates between seven different colors, giving your room an absolutely purr-fect glow.

    white glowing kitty night light sitting on a desk

    Promising review: "This is so cute!!! The battery lasts long enough. I got it two weeks ago and have used it every night since then. Haven't recharged yet and it works fine! A light tap can turn it on, and the light is perfect for bedtime!" —Luy

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in two designs and with or without a remote).

    18. A longline sports bra that will become your go-to option whether you're on the spin bike, going for a walk, or just lounging on your couch. Reviewers say it's so comfy, you'll want to buy it in every color!,

    Promising review: "The BEST basic tank! I have this in three colors (white, black, and a salmon/pink) and I’m reordering the white because I wear it so much! I usually wear a small or medium top, and I got the medium and it fits perfectly and makes the girls look amazing! The built in bra and pads are great so you can just throw this on with a pair of jeans, shorts or leggings for the warmer weather and go! I also wear it for working out and it keeps everything in place." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in women's sizes S–2XL and 23 colors).

    19. A pack of hydrating and cooling eye gel patches you'll want to add to your at-home spa night ASAP. They'll firm and de-puff the skin underneath your eyes, making you look more awake and refreshed even if you're running on a few hours of sleep.

    Promising review: "These masks are amazing for two main reasons: 1. The eye masks stay in place! Once you lay them under your eyes, they stay put. 2. My under eye area genuinely feels refreshed after use. I use these masks after I finish my main skin care routine of cleansing, toning, and serum. I put on my normal moisturizer after I am done with the eye mask. I leave the mask on for about 15 minutes. I like to use an eye mask at least every other day. I stare at a screen all day and I get very stressed, so the eye masks help soothe my tired eyes. These eye masks are a bit pricey; however, I guarantee they are worth every penny." —Carson

    Get a four pack from Amazon for $18.

    20. A rechargeable handheld fan that is a priceless luxury on the hottest days of summer. Whip this out the second you feel sweat drip down your face, and we guarantee everyone around you will be jealous that you have your own personal cooling system!

    reviewer holding up a black personal fan outside

    I bought this to take on a summer trip to Disney World and let me tell you — it's the only way I survived!! Every day got well into the 90s, but I kept this pointed at my face whenever I wasn't soaking up air conditioning. I was seriously impressed with how powerful it was and how I instantly felt less sweaty. The charge lasts about a day if you use it sparingly (or a few hours of continuous use) so make sure to charge it nightly if you're on a trip. The fan has three speed settings, and it folds so you can prop it up on a table.

    Promising review: "I have ZERO complaints!!! My sister got married outdoors and I decided I needed a fan as I sweat a lot. Suffice to say I LOVE IT! I was cool the entire time in the sun, it has a handle and is not too big which makes it easy to tag along any and everywhere. You won’t regret this purchase." –DIONNE HOOK

    Get it from Amazon for $13.98+ (available in five colors).

    21. A pack of barrettes perfect for spicing up your hairdo. You can stack a few of them on the side of your head, match one to your outfit, or use them to pull back some strands of hair away from your face., Amazon

    Promising reviews: "LOVE this hair clip set! You get a little of everything and at such a great price point. At other stores I’ve seen these same clips but only get two for price this whole set costs. I must say, I'm most impressed with the quality. They appear like they’ll last me a long time." —Samantha

    "I don't have anything bad to say about these. The patterns are adorable, the size is perfect, and the quality seems great. Most of them are alligator clips so to avoid bulkiness, you won't want to hold a LOT of hair in them. I do see this as a minor drawback because they can stick a bit away from the side of your head if you wear them close to the front. I prefer to wear them in the back. They're very current and trendy. The value is wonderful. I also really like the bobby pin styles; they add a little something extra to pinning your hair. Go for it if you want a statement hair accessory set." —Vee

    Get a pack of 20 from Amazon for $9.99.

    22. A pair of classic aviator sunglasses with mirrored lenses if you're looking to channel your inner Top Gun.,

    Promising reviews: "Adorable mirrored aviators. Inexpensive and totally worth more than I paid. The mirror makes them more fashion than function. Lots of people have complimented me and a friend even tried them on and wanted to keep them. Good value." —AlkalineSteam

    "Literally the only brand of sunglasses that I wear. The flat lens all black classic aviators are my 'everyday' sunglasses and then I have a few other pairs that I rotate through! For the awesome price and strong quality, the value of Sojos is unbeatable! I get so many compliments on mine, and have been buying them for years. They make great gifts for friends too! My only tip is that sometimes I adjust the nose piece to be a little bit wider so they sit lower on my nose. But that might be a nose problem and not a sunglasses problem! Lol BUY THESE. You won’t regret it, for what you pay!" —Vic Broomfield

    Get it from Amazon for $11.89+ (available in 10 colors).

    23. A curling wand for getting that perfectly tousled, beachy waves look with ease. It also comes with a heatproof glove to protect your hand from touching the wand.,

    I have used this curling wand almost daily for five years straight and it gives me loose curls that stay in place all day long. It's super easy to use and the tapered barrel lets you customize the tightness of your curl. I've also found that the ceramic wand doesn't make my hair look frizzy like other hair tools do.

    Promising review: "Ok, so this thing is seriously amazing! I bought the smaller barrel (1/2-1 inch) and can't believe how easy it was to curl my hair! I have very frizzy curly hair and wanted something to smooth out the frizz while making my curls a little looser and polished looking, and this wand nailed it! Super easy to use with a little practice. Watch a lot of YouTube videos for tips and tricks. I'm in love!" —MamaMcGeez

    Get it from Amazon for $21.45+ (available in two diameters)

    24. A pair of fuzzy slippers with a memory foam sole that will make you feel like you're walking on clouds as you wear them around the house. The open style of the slipper allows your feet to breathe and not get overheated.,

    Promising review: "I've ordered many versions of this shoe and this is my favorite one by far. The softness and the sole is sturdy and easy to walk in. Others slip off or trip me but these are perfect. Highly recommend. Perfect Xmas gift. TikTok made these blow up and these are the best brand on Amazon that I've found. I'm buying one for everyone in my family." –Melissa T

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in women's sizes 5–10.5 and 12 colors)

    25. A milk frother to get that perfectly fluffy foam on top of your homemade latte. You'll feel like a barista when you whip this thing out in the morning.,

    This frother is powered by batteries, and it only takes 15 to 30 seconds to create a perfect froth or foam.

    Promising review: "My favorite new kitchen device!! Makes the best lattes, matcha tea, and even homemade whipped cream in a flash. Don’t like to make hot drinks without it! Looks sleek and cute on kitchen counter too. And I hate clutter. Love that you can click it on and it stays on until clicked off. You don’t have to hold down the button the whole time like others I’ve seen. Love this!" –ElizabethC.

    Get it from Amazon for $8.47+ (available in three colors)

    26. A set of makeup brushes if you're looking to upgrade your makeup collection and want some high-quality brushes. Reviewers say the soft and silky bristles hold up well even after months and months of daily usage and weekly cleaning.,

    The set includes five big Kabuki-style makeup brushes and nine precise eye makeup brushes.

    Promising review: "I’ve had these brushes for a couple of weeks now and I absolutely love them. As a makeup artist I’m always looking for good brushes for a fair price. These brushes are fantastic and you absolutely cannot beat the price. I was a skeptic at first because the price is too good to be true but they really are good brushes. They are super soft and blend the makeup very easily. And they are incredibly easy to clean. I’ll definitely be buying them again." –Tim and Kimmie

    Get the 14-piece set from Amazon for $11.99.

    27. A rechargeable electric lighter so you can can focus on basking in the glorious scent of your fave candle after seamlessly lighting it instead of searching all over your house for matches.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed,

    Heather, a BuzzFeed Shopping team member, loves this! Here's what she has to say: "I'm obsessed with candles, so it was a no-brainer for my husband to gift me this surprisingly super fun gadget for Christmas. It's really simple to use and charge, and it really works! If you're someone who gets a thrill from RAW POWER this is sort of the product for you. No, it's not a super intense gadget, relax pyromaniacs, but it does buzz and produce a burst of electricity that I personally find exciting. AND I'll never have to buy another lighter again! Stop burning your fingers on matches and pick up one of these bad boys."

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

    Read more about why she loves this (and what other people on the BuzzFeed Shopping team swear by) in her full review.

    28. A scalp massager to give your head a much-needed scrub in the shower. Not only will it help with dandruff and build-up, but it will also leave you feeling so relaxed.,

    Promising review: "This is just what I wanted! Great for a scalp massage. I wanted a product that would not pull my hair, and did not have hard, plastic seams, to pull or damage my hair. This is it! Very relaxing to use. It is light and comfortable to hold. I don't have to worry about straining my hands trying to grip this. I can control the amount of pressure perfectly without scratching my scalp. I bought one for my mom, and two for me! Love these. Great gift, for the natural hair enthusiast, or anyone looking for a nonmotorized scalp massager." —BunnyLove2

    Get it from Amazon for $7.58+ (available in three colors).

    29. A bottle of Essence Lash Princess mascara that lengthens and volumizes your lashes so well, people will start asking you if you got eyelash extensions.

    Kayla Boyd / BuzzFeed

    This mascara has over 100k 5-star ratings!

    Promising review: "After using Lights, Camera, Lashes by Tarte for the past year, I got tired of breaking the bank over mascara. My sister suggested Essence Lash Princess False Lash Effect and I IMMEDIATELY fell in love. It provides dramatic length and great volume. I can honestly say I can’t stop looking at my eyelashes in the mirror every single day because of how awesome they look. Also, it is very long wearing. I go from an 8 hour work day right to the gym and sweat like crazy...and this stuff doesn’t budge! I love it!!" —Carrie E Miller

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99.

    Check out our full Essence Lash Princess mascara review for more!

    30. A personalized beer glass because something about sipping an IPA in a glass with your name or initial on it just makes it taste so much more delicious and refreshing.

    two beer pints with an "S" and an "R" monogram
    Personalization Mall

    You can personalize the glass with your first name, your initials, or a monogram.

    Promising review: "I ordered two 22-ounce personalized pilsner glasses as a gift for my oldest brother for his birthday this month. He said in an e-mail yesterday that he loves them. I like the fact that not only are they personalized in the U.S., but the glass itself is made here in the U.S.A. The whole process of ordering the glasses was easy peasy, delivery was what I was told, and everything is fine! I will be purchasing more items in the future!" —Dann M.

    Get it from Personalization Mall for $12.59.

    31. A cold brew maker so you can have coffee shop-quality iced coffee waiting in your fridge when you wake up in the morning. Treating yourself before 8 a.m. has never been this easy.

    Maitland Quitmeyer / BuzzFeed

    To use, add coffee into the mesh filter, pour water into the pitcher, screw the lid on (with the filter attached and submerged in the water), and let it brew for 12–24 hours. You can pour it straight over ice cubes, or cut it with water or milk. Read our Tayeka cold brew maker review for more!

    Promising review: "This coffee maker is my BEST FRIEND! I use this everyday, it's so easy to use! My coffee comes out perfect every time. I'm a cold coffee drinker and I put about 8–10 scoops of freshly ground coffee into the filter. I let it sit overnight and the next morning, I remove the filter and dump the grounds. It makes four days worth of coffee and I love that it's ready to go for me, especially since I wake up at 4:50 a.m. and I need to make my coffee quickly! It's very easy to clean as well." —Panda

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in two sizes and three colors).

    32. A teeth-whitening pen because you don't have to spend a ridiculous amount of money getting a professional teeth whitening. Thanks to the easy-to-use pen, you can just brush the whitening solution on right from home and get back to living your life!

    Reviewer before and after showing the pen noticeably whitened their yellow teeth

    After applying, let the solution sit for a minute and you're good to go. You can use each pen about 20 times and should expect your teeth to lighten four to eight shades.

    Promising review: "I have really sensitive teeth and this pen is wonderful. My teeth are not hyper sensitive after using this and the results come fast. There is no way I am going back to those strips and trays. I can tell that I will never use another teeth whitening product again" —Jacqueline Kress

    Get a two-pack from Amazon for $19.99.

    33. An unofficial Disney Parks Cookbook filled with over 100 classic recipes to make at home. It'll make you feel like you're strolling in Adventureland with a refreshing Dole Whip in hand, even if you're actually just in your kitchen.


    Promising review: "This cookbook brings Disney Magic to your kitchen! If you have grown up going to the Disney parks or discovered them as an adult easily one of the greatest aspects is the food. I always wanted that food when I got home and now I can. This book is so comprehensive covering the best dishes organized by park. It is a beautiful book that will bring our family magic for years to come!!!" —Jason M. Bernhisel

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

    34. An eyeshadow palette with highly pigmented colors that were inspired by summertime in St. Tropez. These colors stay on all day, making them perfect for creating a bold look this summer.

    BH Cosmetics

    This palette has both cream mattes and high-shine shimmers, and they're both buildable and blendable so you can achieve your desired look.

    Promising review: "The colors are AMAZING in this palette. They are so bright, heavily pigmented, and they are easy to blend! There is also no flaking or fallout. If you like bright colors, then this palette is for you!" —Mary R.

    Get it from BH Cosmetics for $17.

    35. A sun visor because sun protection can be stylish, too! This will be your go-to accessory this summer as you lounge on the beach or head out for a boat ride on the lake.

    model wearing a beige wide brim visor

    The wide brim provides much more UV protection than regular caps!

    Promising review: "I have long hair and always avoided hats because I hate having my hair sweating against my neck in a low bun or ponytail. With this sun visor-summer hat combo, I can keep my hair in a top knot and still keep my face and neck protected from the sun while catching a nice breeze. This is perfect (although a little large in circumference and I have a big head 7 3/4 hat size) and it’s adjustable and can fit any head size. It rolls up well and has an elastic to keep it rolled. I’ll be recommending this item to all my friends!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in 14 colors).

    36. A tube of Glossier Cloud Paint gel-cream blush that's lightweight, blendable, and won't clog your pores. Use it as part of your full makeup routine or wear the blush by itself for an effortlessly breezy look that takes about 15 seconds to achieve.


    Promising review: "I am not a blush person. My makeup routine is pretty light, and I have naturally pink cheeks. I haven't really felt the need and am usually scared to go overboard with disastrous consequences. BUT cloud paint is beautiful!! I finally bought it and just use the slightest amount in the apple of my cheeks and up the start of my cheekbone area and it adds this super super natural, blended in glowy flush. Sooo worth it, didn't think I'd see a difference or like it but now I use it every day. For reference I got storm and I have pretty fair skin, if there's a 20 shade range of face makeup I'm usually the second or third shade." —allyce

    Get it from Glossier for $18 (available in eight shades).

    37. A string of fairy lights to create a warm glow in your space that's so cozy, you might never want to leave.


    Promising review: "I LOVE THESE LIGHTS!!! I originally only bought one strand because I thought "why not?" Turned out to be a million times cooler and better than expected! They're super cute, super simple copper strings with some cute tiny faerie lights on them. I have them attached to my ceiling (I live in a dark attic bedroom and it provides perfect ambient lighting). I had to buy another one because they were so cool! They are definitely sturdy enough to clip things too if you want to hang pictures from them with clothespins or something. I highly recommend them to anyone who wants cute subtle lights on their walls or ceiling or anywhere inside." —Samantha Cranor

    Get 200 LED lights from Amazon for $12.99 (available in two colors).

    38. A disco ball-inspired face mask so you can achieve that shimmering, beautiful glow. Alexa, play "Mirrorball" by Taylor Swift.

    silvery mask being peeled off model's face

    Promising review: "I love this mask. Overall, it does everything I hoped it would. I have super sensitive skin that reacts to almost everything, but this mask has kept my skin super soft, and blemish-free. Even when I do get a blemish, I use the mask, and it’s magically gone by the next day. You definitely need a moisturizer or serum afterward, so don’t expect to be hydrating. It’s not drying at all, just not super moisturizing I would say. I use a silicone mask brush to put it on and it works perfectly. It’s a thick and sticky mask and I imagine it would be a pain to deal with if you’re using your fingers. Oh, and best of all for a peel-off mask: IT ACTUALLY PEELS OFF IN ONE PIECE! Overall, great mask, I highly suggest it, and will buy again." —kmf95

    Get it from Amazon for $23.

    Me justifying buying the croissant AirPods case, the sloth planter, and the Glossier Cloud Paint blush:


    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

    Need A Shopping Buddy?

    Get great products - from pros in the fine art of buying stuff online - delivered to your inbox!
    Newsletter signup form