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    26 Beauty Products So Good You'll Want To Be Buried With Them

    You can SORTA take these with you, so make room in that coffin!

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    1. Neutrogena Anti-Residue Shampoo that'll gain a permanent place in your heart and shower (at least for now) because no one has time for built-up dry shampoo residue. Even if you've got eternity going for ya'.

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    Promising review: "I love this shampoo for once-a-month use to remove excess products such as leave-on conditioners etc. I have dry, curly hair and need very moisturizing conditioners and leave-on products, but those can build up over time (even washing hair three times a week). This anti-residue shampoo resets the hair and makes it feel so light and clean. I've been using it for over two decades. Unfortunately it's really hard to find this in brick-and-mortar stores nowadays for some strange reason (and I live in a big-ish city) so I'm happy to find it on Amazon at a great price." —Dumpling

    Get it from Amazon for $4.83.

    2. EcoTools loofahs — they're just the best at sloughing away dead skin and sudsing up your body wash for all kinds of squeaky clean feelings.

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    Maybe it's because they're so dense. Or maybe it's because they're made of 100% recycling netting. I dunno but I use them and they last so much longer than any other loofahs.

    Promising review: "These loofahs are very durable and made of high-quality mesh. They maintain their shape after multiple washes, unlike cheaper loofahs. I also liked that they're recyclable. I bought a different (cheaper) set when I had used this set up and I regretted it immediately." —jhz7224

    Get six from Amazon for $19.95 (available in four colors).

    3. Smashbox Always On Matte Liquid Lipstick which could quite possibly be your new go-to because of its velvety texture, handy applicator, and stay-put formula. (Bury me in a shitty lipstick and I'll haunt you.)

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    This has recently become my fave long-lasting lipstick formula and I yearn for it in every dang color now. Oh, and just plan on tucking it in my pocket (yep, put me in a dress WITH POCKETS), like we did for my grandma and her fave lipstick, OK?

    Promising review: "Literally the best liquid lipstick formula I've ever tried in my life. The shape of the applicator makes it easy to apply and it lasts longer than the Kat Von D formula (without drying my lips out like KVD does). I definitely want to purchase more." —ev253

    Get it from Sephora for $24 (available in six metallic shades and 24 matte shades).

    4. Mr. Pumice to file away at dead skin and calluses on your feet while they're good and softened after standing in the shower or soaking in the bath.

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    I have this and its two sides (medium and coarse) WORK.

    Promising review: "I’ve always had pretty bad calluses and dry feet because I’ve always worked as a merchandiser. This has been the best purchase for my feet. It has two different textures on each side. I used the rough side first then the other side to smooth out and my feet have been smooth for at least a week without me having to redo them." —Amber

    Get it from Amazon for $2.89.

    5. And a ProLinc Callus Eliminator you can use with a foot rasp to make the most of your at-home pedicures. Just wear gloves when you use it. It's that powerful!

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    The formula breaks down calluses in 3–5 minutes to smooth dry, cracked heels and calluses while softening and reducing corns and bunions for healthier, softer feet.

    Promising review: "This stuff is AMAZING. I walk around typically barefoot all the time. So, I have lots of calluses. This stuff works amazingly for that. I rubbed it on my foot, left it for about 4 minutes each foot, and it came off with the callus remover paddle (cheese grater)." —Deborah M.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    6. The Makeup Eraser — something you'll grow to rely on as an effective investment because it actually removes all your makeup with *just* water and is good for 1000 washes!

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    I stan these HARD. I wear a ton of makeup and have sensitive skin, and they're large enough that I can use them about 4x before I actually have to wash them. So what's the secret? Apparently the weave of the microfiber. These babes are the best. AND it won as our mid-price pick for the best makeup removers on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    Promising review: "As someone who has suffered from skin sensitivity for most of my adult life, I have continued to struggle finding something that removes my makeup with ease while also protecting my skin. This eraser not only removes all of my makeup without irritation, it also removes waterproof mascara without any issue! Cleaning is a breeze, as I simply throw it in the wash or hand wash with baby shampoo." —Brittany Saxon

    Get it from Amazon for $20.

    7. Pleasing Care Bamboo Charcoal Oil Absorbing Sheets that'll help stop the shine right when it starts without disturbing your makeup. AND they're larger than other oil blotting sheets!!

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    I quite possibly have the oiliest skin ever and have been loyal to these for more than a year. And I think I've tried just about every oil blotting sheet out there! (You should probably just go ahead and spring for that six-pack.)

    Promising review: "I've had oily skin my whole life and have used countless types of oil blotting sheets because they're life savers. THESE ARE AMAZING. Great deal, big sheets, and they pull out one at a time so easily. I used to use Clean & Clear sheets or knockoffs of the same thing but I'll never go back. Give these a try — completely worth it. They work well and are easy to use. No negative things to say at all." —Kelsey

    Get them from Amazon: one 100-sheet pack for $6.95 or six 100-sheet packs for $29.95

    8. Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Eyeliner — it has a permanent place in my heart thanks to its staying power for a solid flick that'll dry quickly for a buildable look that won't be gone in a few hours on oily eyelids.

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    I use this (and when I recently ran out I went back to an old liner I had and instantly regretted it), and I have the greasiest eyelids ever. This has been the best liquid eyeliner ever, even if you avoid non-drugstore brands this will be worth the double-digit price. Oh, AND it won as our mid-price pick for the best liquid eyeliner on BuzzFeed Reviews. But even before that several people on the BuzzFeed shopping team swore by it.

    Promising review: "Eyeliner so easy to apply that the blind can use it! I'm legally blind and do my makeup by feel. Eyeliner is the hardest to do so I've gone without for years. Decided to give this one a shot based on the reviews and was not disappointed. Came out great and was so easy to apply! So happy to be wearing eyeliner again!." —Lowe Family

    Get it from Amazon for $22 (12 colors).

    9. The MAXSOFT Scalp Care Brush that'll work wonders by massaging your scalp so you can start with a *true* clean slate and put those haircare products to full use.

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    Believe me, you've never *really* washed your hair unless you've used a shampoo brush. The difference is astonishing.

    Promising review: "I cannot explain how good this feels when you're using it! It relaxes you and for sure is better than just using your fingertips to shampoo your hair. It actually goes down to the roots and makes sure that it gets into all the spots it can to clean your hair. I can tell you right now that my hair has never felt more smoother than after I started using this product. I would definitely recommend this!" —Romie Patel

    Get it from Amazon for $7.98+ (available in two colors).

    10. And a Wet Brush made with vents for blow-drying to help loosen snares post-shower. Oh, and it's safe for folks with thick hair and even fidgety kids!

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    As the owner of an incredibly thick head of hair, I can vouch for its detangling prowess. But also it doesn't hurt my head when I go to town on tangles, unlike other brushes that came before it.

    Promising review: "It used to take forever to brush and detangle my long, thick hair. Takes less than a minute with this brush. I will never go back to a regular brush again." —Brianna

    Get it from Amazon for $7.44+ (available in four colors). Also check out the original Wet Brush.

    11. Mighty Patch Invisible+ Hydrocolloid Patches with a matte finish so you can stick them over a blemish and wear them during the day so they'll goes to work on a pimple while you're actually doing your own work.

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    But really tho, if you've never given pimple patches a try YOU NEED TO! And these are cruelty-free!

    Promising review: "Amazing. Flattens pimples overnight and sucks everything out of them. Doesn’t dry out skin. They are virtually invisible so you could wear them during the day and no one would notice." —Amazon Customer

    Get a pack of 39 patches from Amazon for $17.99.

    12. Coola Sport Continuous Spray SPF 30 — a coral reef–friendly sunscreen option that won't leave you looking and smelling like a chemical-laden lobster.

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    My also-very-pale friend Marissa turned me onto this brand and now I'm kinda obsessed with it! It's made without gluten or oxybenzone. Plus, it's hypoallergenic, vegan, cruelty-free, and water-resistant for up to 40 minutes.

    Promising review: "Just returned from a week-long beach trip with zero burns and amazing tan! I'm fair-skinned, light eyes and covered in freckles. I've never had this much success with a sunscreen before Coola. Other brands leave your skin greasy or uneven. I am beyond impressed with this purchase and will continue to recommend and use this brand going forward. Love love it!" —AlyssaNicoleB

    Get it from Amazon or Sephora for $36. And check out more Coola sun protection products on Amazon.

    13. Dr. Jart+ Cicapair Tiger Grass Color Correcting Treatment SPF 30 to help light-complected folks cancel out all sorts of redness thanks to its green-to-beige formula that'll feel oh-so-cool going onto your skin.

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    This is another one of my holy grails! THOUGH, if you're a person of color this may not be your fave (hello, free Sephora returns). My skin veers on the ruddy side and I use this almost every day under my foundation. But some reviewers say they use it in place of foundation like a CC cream thanks to its color-correcting prowess and SPF formula. (IMO, it works better than Smashbox Photo Finish Reduce Redness Primer.) Made without parabens, sulfates, and phthalates.

    Promising review: "I honestly can't believe how much I love this stuff. I got a sample of it three days ago and am buying it immediately. I suffer from major redness on and around my nose that, when paired with my uber pale skin, constantly needs to be color corrected. For the last five years I've layered on concealer and color correcting makeup — not anymore! One thin layer of this and I feel totally down for going foundation-free for literally the first time in years. My skin is already thanking me." —KimberlynLouise

    Get it from Sephora for $52.

    14. Living Proof Perfect Hair Day Body Builder for providing fine to thick hair with ample, buildable volume that'll even give the undead some LIFE.

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    It's made without parabens, phthalates, and silicone. And it's cruelty-free!

    Promising review: "i have fine hair so i’m always looking for a product that will give me body without weighing my hair down. This is it!!! i love that i can choose between less or more body depending upon the style I want. No heaviness or weighing down my hair. What a great product!!!" —xyxy

    Get it from Sephora for $29.

    15. A translucent setting powder people of color swear by thanks to the way it'll blend in perfectly with zero flashback and make you look you're walking around with a glowy filter.

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    Just think about how the Real Housewives franchise has really soft focus lighting on the interviews? Just imagine a way less severe version of that! I just started using this stuff after dating a few other setting powders over the past few years and I'm already *really* digging it. It seems to do its job setting my makeup and also helps fight oiliness! So it does a great job for people in a range of skin tones. (Why can't all beauty products work like that?!)

    Promising review: "For people of color. As an African American female, this provides beautiful coverage and smooths out little imperfections. Just a CAVEAT: A little goes a long way." —Bella Cieli Vox

    Get it from Amazon for $5.97+ (available in six variations, including extra coverage).

    16. A Kitsch Shower Cap that could help your blowout last a few more days because I don't know about you, but I'd rather die than wash my hair every day.

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    Melodramatic, I know. But yes this is yet another product I use! And it's pretty watertight, which comes in handy when you wash your hair about every five days like I do.

    Promising review: "Best shower cap I’ve ever had. I ordered the Shhhowercap brand last year which is even more expensive and my hair gets wet and it’s hard to get on. This one is easy to get on but tighter around the hairline and keeps all my hair dry. Really like it." —LC

    Get it from Amazon for $24+ (available in six styles).

    17. DevaCurl SuperCream to leave nearly any curly haired babe looking like the most polished version of themselves without a ton of product to weigh down locks.

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    Promising review: "What is this magic?! I've just used this for the first time and I can't stop staring at my hair. It's never looked this good. Ever. I think I have 2c/3a hair and I've never seen my hair curl so hard before. It's seriously amazing. I've just started trying to embrace my natural hair instead of hiding it and this stuff gives me hope. For real. It doesn't make my hair crunchy and it gives them some bounce. My hair usually gets fluffy after a while but not with this stuff. Nope. It's still going strong. Also, the smell is freaking amazing! I'm not a huge fan of coconut smells but this isn't like in your face coconut. It's like a summery coconut smell? It's good. Trust me." —Madyson

    Get it from Amazon for $14.53.

    18. An exfoliating brush to do the hard work of exfoliating before shaving or waxing to prevent ingrown hairs. Warning: This thing looks unassuming but it does some SERIOUS work.

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    Promising review: "This brush seems small and defenseless right? It's really a tough exfoliating brush! The bristles are soft when you brush fingers over the brush (I was thinking eh this is so soft!). But don't let that fool you... start using it! It's very invigorating with little pressure and effort! I was really surprised. I use one of those classic hair pullers on my legs and it always works best if you exfoliate first. Impressive and effective. If you're in the market for an effective exfoliating brush — this one is certainly worth consideration." —ForeverYOUNG

    Get it from Amazon for $8.97.

    19. And Tend Skin for a post-shave treatment to further discourage any ingrown hairs, lest someone see two weird bumps on your neck and think you're a vampire playing possum ready to come back and attack everyone.

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    Promising review: "Works very well! I use it every day right out of the shower and I go heavy on it. I pour the bottle with one hand and rub firmly into skin with the other all along wherever I shave, even use it on non-shave days. EVERY DAY. Keeps the hairs growing out and not back into my skin on my Adam's apple area and my face stays more evenly toned. Usually by day three after shaving my neck looks jacked up but in the pic you can see everything looks pretty good thanks to Tend Skin. I follow it up with light face lotion and I'm good to go. My face needs that heavy duty alcohol treatment to stay clean and healthy I guess. I used to use Old Spice but I don't like the overpowering scent. This stuff is fantastic. It will always be in my medicine cabinet." —Fer Jr.

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99.

    20. An Amika Polished Perfection Straightening Brush that'll save you SO much time that you'll get around to finishing off your bucket list decades ahead of schedule.

    Amazon

    Seem too good to be true? Check out our full review of Amika Polished Perfection Straightening Brush.

    Promising review: "This straightener has made my life 100x easier! Heats up in minutes and is so so easy to use. It has saved me so much time and works like magic! My hair takes hours to straighten with a normal straightener on high heat and makes my hair dry and frizzy, but this one works on the lowest level and leaves my hair silky and smooth! Love it!" —Maria

    Get it from Amazon for $120.

    21. Olaplex Hair Perfector No. 3 as a protein treatment to help revive damaged strands from over-processing and heat damage.

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    Promising review: "MAGIC!!!! I swear this stuff is made from Unicorns. I was doubtful, given that I have tried the gamut of hair conditioning treatments (yes, yes, I know this is NOT a conditioner, but a bonder) and all I have to say is WOWZA! After some really harsh processing (got my hair from dark dark brown to very very blonde so I could add funky colors (currently pink), my hair more closely resembled hay than it did actual hair and as the weeks went on, the breakage started getting worse. I tried this at my last feeble attempt to salvage my locks after a friend recommended it and I am BLOWN AWAY by the results! It really does work. I won't lie and tell you my hair is back to its normal state, but it is SIGNIFICANTLY improved. It is smoother, softer, and even has some of the weight back! This was just after one application (I left it in for an hour as the website suggested for my level of damage). I can't wait to see if it gets better with the next application. I am definitely sold." —shel.b.phd.

    Get it from Amazon for $28.

    22. Mitchum Deodorant for doing the dang thing when it comes to keeping you smelling fresh to death up to 48 hours — even if you have a bunch of skin allergies.

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    I used this stuff during middle school, high school, college, and into adulthood until I fell for the allure of cucumber-scented deodorant that promised to give you soft underarms. Well that stuff broke me out into huge rashes! So I switched back to this stuff and ooooooh boy is it powerful. But miraculously not irritating? (Even my friend who has lots of skin allergies can use it.) And about the 48 hour thing, uh, I've put that part to the test and can verify it worked for me.

    Get two from Amazon for $4.34.

    23. Kerastase Nutritive Conditioner for Normal to Dry Hair as the nutritious dose of moisture your locks need for a better overall appearance and feel.

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    Yes, this story has totally become a parade of things I love and adore but I stand by them! This conditioner is *legit* and doesn't require as much as other, lesser conditioners to get your locks feeling silky again.

    Promising review: "This is a thicker conditioner which I love! It is detangling and so hydrating. I leave it on for five minutes once a week as a deep conditioning treatment and it makes such a difference!" —TiffanyL022

    Get it from Sephora for $34.

    24. CAVIAR Leave-In Conditioning Milk — a super smooth move for your 'do when it comes to detangling and making frizz and flyaways vanish.

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    TBH, all of Caviar's "anti-aging" line is pretty amazing when you use it all together. But if you have to pick and choose between one luxury hair product and another, this one will make a pretty big impact. Made without parabens, sulfates, and phthalates.

    Promising review: "This leave-in conditioner smells amazing and leaves my hair super soft. I've just purchased my fourth bottle, that's how much I love it. It's especially great reviving my hair after going to the beach. This has become the only product I use to style my hair (and I used to use a bunch of different products on my hair). I never used to be able to grow my hair very long because of breakage, but now my hair is down to my lower back. I definitely recommend trying this." —ellezee

    Get it from Sephora for $32.

    25. An Aquis Luxe Hair Towel for rapidly drying your hair to a damp state, which means you can spare yourself some time *and* heat damage — all the better for living your life to the fullest while you still can!

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    Promising review: "This thin, lightweight hair towel does some pretty heavy duty work. I love using it to hold my damp hair back while I do my makeup, and it doesn’t leave my neck aching like a heavier towel would. The size is perfect for wrapping my medium length hair and leaves it almost fully dry in the time it takes me to do my makeup. The price is pretty hefty though. I’m one who doesn’t pay more than $10 for my giant bath towels. Also, adding some kind of tie or velcro to hold it in place rather than tucking it would be nice." —mirnalopez

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99 (six colors) or Sephora for $30 (five colors).

    26. And some silk pillowcases your hair and skin will thank you for now — and then you can coordinate them with your coffin lining later.

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    I own these and they feel like a dream. Also, they do some major things for keeping frizz at bay, especially because I only wash my hair twice a week and want to preserve my hair style as best as possible.

    Get a pair from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in 21 colors).

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