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27 Things Under $10 That'll Help You Look Pulled Together

No need to *break* the bank in hopes of looking like you *own* the bank.

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1. A leather belt that will, quite literally, pull your look together.

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Promising Review: "Really nice, the leather is very good quality, and length is just as described. I receive so many compliments when I wear this belt over a scarf, looks chic!" —hiz96

Get it from Amazon for $10+. (Available in a variety of colors and sizes 26"-35".)

2. A bold lipstick for those mornings when you just can't even pretend you're going to put in any additional effort.

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Promising Review: "It is a truly a matte lipstick, but it never felt dry. I have to wear chapstick daily to keep my lips from drying out, but I could wear this with nothing underneath. It lasted for several hours without needing to be retouched, which included dinner, drinks, and smoking an entire cigar. I'll admit that after the cigar, the very inside of my lips needed a retouch, but you could hardly tell. It was extremely easy to apply, and only one layer was needed for hours of perfect lips." —Christiana S

Get it from Amazon for $6. (Available in a variety of shades.)

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3. A well-fitted blazer to add an elegant layer to your T-shirt and jeans look.

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Promising Review: "I was very surprised that it fit so well. It is not a true black, sort of a charcoal black, but I wear it over a very black jumpsuit with a silver sparkle scarf. Looks great!" —Judy

Get it from Amazon for $10+. (Available in a variety of colors and sizes S-XXL.)

4. Some blotting papers for taking away the "mess" part of "hot mess."

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Promising Review: "I've had oily skin my whole life and used countless types of oil blotting sheets because they're lifesavers. THESE ARE AMAZING. Great deal, big sheets, and they pull out one at a time so easily. Give these a try — completely worth it. They work well and are easy to use." —Kelsey

Get a 100-pack from Amazon for $7. (Available in variety of scents.)

5. A well-maintained manicure so your nails never give away that you're secretly a disaster zone.

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Promising Review: "It applies smoothly and evenly, and dries in a decent amount of time. Two coats is enough to make it opaque and true to color. I like this polish so much I've ordered several more. My first experience using China Glaze nail polish was a good one, and I really like their color options. So now they've got me hooked!" —☕️ Tea

Get it from Amazon for $3+. (Available in a variety of shades.)

6. A fuzz remover to make sure your favorite sweater doesn't look like you hate it.

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Promising Review: "My husband left a tissue in the pocket of his washable wool/poly blend trousers, and it created a horrible pilled mess all over the pants, from waist to hem, when they were washed. This little shaver cost a mere fraction of those trousers, and it cleaned up the entire mess. Instructions were easy to read and follow." —Alexmom

Get it from Amazon for $8.

7. A pair of sunnies for help hiding those I stayed out all night under-eye bags.

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Promising Review: "Cute! Arrived early. I was worried they wouldn't fit but they're just right." —Heather

Get them from Amazon for $10. (Available in a variety of colors.)

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8. A dry shampoo so it can seem like you've washed your hair more than once in the last two weeks.

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Promising Review: "This dry shampoo works great. I only wash my hair every other day, and even with the sweat from my workout, my hair feels clean and smells nice. It gives my fine hair body." —princessdjwm

Get it from Amazon for $8.

9. A pair of statement earrings to add a pop of color, even when you're feeling like a head-to-toe gray look on the inside.

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Promising Review: "Very beautiful earrings. I love them a lot! They make me look prettier, and what I like the most is that they are very good quality. I like the fact that they are big earrings but aren't heavy." —zay

Get them from Amazon for $8+. (Available in a variety of colors.)

10. An elegant scarf that'll help elevate your denim jacket style.

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Promising Review: "It is just WOW! It looks expensive until someone touches the fabric. Love the print. It is just like in the picture." —F. Ali

Get it from Amazon for $3. (Available in a variety of color combinations.)

11. A sleek watch because nothing says "I am on top of my shit" more than just showing up on time.

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Promising Review: "Very nice! The watch works and you can adjust the time, looks very minimalistic and simple." —Lila

Get it from Amazon for $3.

12. A pair of bright flats to turn an all-black outfit into a statement look.

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Promising Review: "These flats were better than I was expecting. I was really hesitant to buy them, but I'm glad that I did. They are a beautiful color! The photos do them no justice. I think that the shoe has a really good sole. They shipped quickly, and I plan on purchasing more!" —MixedBeauty

Get them from Amazon for $5+. (Available in a variety of colors and sizes 5-11.)

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13. A simple lip gloss capable of making your pout look like you woke up like that.

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Promising Review: "Honestly, this product was so much better than I thought it would be. First of all, it is so pretty. When you put it on, it goes on clear and then dries to a subtle but present pink. It doesn't really work like a gloss, more like a stain. And it stayed on all day. So pretty." —Rebecca Iannetta

Get it from Amazon for $3.

14. A simple, fresh, and clean T-shirt.

15. A piece of minimalistic jewelry you can layer over whatever you're wearing to look like you put in some effort.

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Promising Review: "Extremely cute and lightweight, it didn't tangle like some other connected chains. I love how elegant it looks, especially with a low-cut shirt. Great price, great quality (for what it's worth), and very well-made. After a week of wearing, there wasn't any tarnishing, weird rashes, breakouts, or tangling!" —Nina

Get it from Amazon for $5.

16. A face mask for clear skin that glows (in the not-sweaty way).

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Promising Review: "I love this stuff! It really works! I was a skeptic at first but now I'm a firm believer! I even got my brother to do it with me!!" —Amber Middlebrooks

Get it from Amazon for $10.

17. A really great mascara because you can actually put some on while you're running out the door. If you're coordinated.

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Promising Review: "This is a very good mascara! It's one of my favorites." —donna trent

Get it from Amazon for $5.

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18. An all-black look that'll elevate your OOTD without any real effort on your part

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Promising Review: "Amazing dress! Great fit, fabric isn't thin, and the length is great, (it came to my knees)." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $10. (Available in a variety of colors and sizes S-3X.)

19. A quality hat for those bad hair days when nothing else is working.

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Promising Review: "GREAT QUALITY. I love it. It's so freaking cute." —Allison.

Get it from Amazon for $9+. (Available in a variety of colors.)

20. An eyebrow pencil to help frame your face in the best possible way.

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Promising Review: "Both shades I got were lovely. For a dark-skinned lady, these are just amazing." —Julie

Get it from Amazon for $1+. (Available in a variety of shades.)

21. A makeup brush set so can get a perfect makeup application every time.

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Promising Review: "I love these brushes!! It's crazy how much of a difference the right brushes make when it comes to makeup!!!" —chanel

Get them from Amazon for $9.

22. A curling iron because messy hair, you should 100% care. Unless you don't want to. Follow your heart.

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Promising Review: "For $10 this little curler does the trick. People always ask me if I use some expensive wand for my curls. But no, it's just this simple curling iron! You can go big or small with this, depending on how much you brush the curl out. Heats up quickly and doesn't damage my fine hair." —Liz G.

Get it from Amazon for $10+. (Available in a variety of sizes.)

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23. A good pair of dress pants you can easily wear to work, with sneakers, or in whatever way you need.

24. A bra to make sure that no matter what you're wearing, you've got some support on underneath.

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Promising Review: "I'm so glad I found this strapless bra, it's the best one I could have purchased. It works great and it's not painful when removed. It's easy to put on, fits true to size, and you don't have to worry about it but falling down like other strapless bras." —Tammymcmanus

Get it from Amazon for $9+. (Available in black or nude and in cup sizes A-D.)

25. A statement layering piece because some days are T-shirt and jeans days that just need a little help.

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Promising Review: "Absolutely love this kimono! Hands down my favorite item for the summer. The fabric is lightweight, so it doesn't feel like you are adding another layer to your attire but rather adding an element of drama and fun. This kimono will elevate the simplest outfit and makes for a great transition from day to night. I purchased a 3X but could def go down a size, (as echoed by other reviews). This is def a must have." —Miami4Life

Get it from Amazon for $10+. (Available in a variety of prints and sizes S-5X.)

26. A dress so you can throw on just one thing and have a pretty outfit for wherever you're going.

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Promising Review: "ThIs dress is really adorable. It could easily be worn as a beach cover-up, or dressed up to go out. The neckline is not very low, which is good but has a little width to it which really makes the straps look attractive. I bought the dress in white and it is not see-through. At this price, I will be buying a second one as I can see this being a very useful summer garment!" —Terry Arnold

Get it from Amazon for $10. (Available in a variety of colors and sizes XS-XXL.)

27. And this peplum jacket that only looks expensive.

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Promising Review: "Love this jacket! My friend bought the same jacket at Nordstrom for a fortune, and when I saw it on Amazon I had to get it. Perfect fit, but I read reviews and ordered two sizes up. I usually wear an M but ordered an XL." –Amrita mandal

Get it from Amazon for $7+. (Available in a variety of colors and sizes 6-22.)

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

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