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    37 Cheap And Amazing Things To Gift Yourself Right Now

    I have instructions from Santa himself for you to TREAT YO'SELF!

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    1. An adorable wine glass for ending your day on the right note whenever it's a little ruff.


    Remember: you're never drinking alone if your dog glass is with you. This glass is dishwasher-safe and shatter-resistant!

    Promising review: "My best friend loves her Frenchie (named Hula), so I bought two of these to give her on her birthday. The glasses are strong and the perfect weight and height, and she is going to lose her cookies over them!" —Jenny W.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.95.

    2. A silk scrunchy to *cut* hair creases out of your life —all while keeping something trendy on hand.


    Promising review: "I love these! I always sleep with my hair up, and these scrunchies not only keep my hair from creasing, but the satin is better for my hair at night. I use a silk pillowcase at night for the same reason. They’re a great size. I absolutely love these!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in 27 colors).

    3. A palm-sized portable phone charger, because this will be the gift that keeps on giving when you never have to worry about dead batteries again. Just keep scrolling, my friend.


    It's works with all iPhones and Samsung Galaxies! It even has an LCD power display so you know how much power this bb has left to charge.

    Promising review: "So far I have purchased eight of these (seven were gifts). They are smaller and lighter than any of the ones that I have ever had, and they have an LED readout to tell you how much power they have left. It used 11% of its power to fully charge my Kindle, and it did it fast. The price is in line with other chargers, but to me this is the best I've had. I can't see a down side to it." —ozzie t.

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99 (available in two colors).

    See what won best portable chargers on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    4. A set of ultra-durable carbon steel knives so you feel like an actual grownup when cooking in your kitchen. Just call us Ina.


    "How easy was that?" we say as giving up and calling for pizza. This set comes with two 3.5" paring knives, a 3.5" bird's beak knife, and matching blade guards.

    Get them from BuzzFeed's Goodful collection, exclusively at Macy's for $20.99 (originally $42.99).

    See what won best chef knives on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    5. A faux suede wrap skirt that'll quickly upgrade all your usual toppers in just a cinch.


    Promising review: "I’m in love with this skirt! It’s not as short as the picture, which makes it appropriate for work and casual events. It’s comfortable, adjustable, and goes well with a lot of outfits. The material is smooth." —TheLittleShopper

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes S-L and seven styles).

    6. A tub of Aztec healing clay for deep-cleansing your pores like there's no tomorrow and kissing even the toughest, cystic breakouts GOODBYE. Did I mention the 13,166 Amazon five-star reviewers who saw a drastic improvement in their acne? Usually after ONE. TIME?!?!

    NEW YEAR, NEW CLEAR FACE. By the way this works best with apple cider vinegar!

    Promising review: "Wow. Just wow. I had no expectations for this product since I've been dealing with cystic acne since I was a teenager (I'm 24 now), so I went into this purchase not expecting much. As many others have said, I previously tried absolutely everything on the market to cure my acne. I have very sensitive, reactive skin and have never seen any real improvement. After reading all the rave reviews about this product I figured I would give it a try, again, not expecting much. However, I have been blown away by the long-term results of using this mask. I mix it with apple cider vinegar and apply it several times a week when my skin is really bad, and it has never done anything negative to my skin – no irritation, no dryness, nothing. It always destroys every single pimple that emerges. It does bring underlying pimples to a head, and that can be a little disturbing at first, but it is so worth it for the end result. I was considering taking Accutane, a very strong and dangerous medicine to finally cure my acne for good, and this product has made me completely reconsider." —Heather E.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.95.

    Want proof? Check out "This Clay Mask Basically Vacuums Out Your Pores, And BRB I'm Going To Bathe In It".

    7. A waffle-knit flannel fleece blanket, because you'll reach the peak of plush lounging when wrapped in this. I DARE you to try to feel anything but relaxed while under this cozy heaven.


    Promising review: "I love this blanket! It is so soft and keeps me warm. It’s a very nice blanket to curl up with and go to sleep in my recliner, or on the sofa." —Mindy Adams

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in two sizes and seven colors).

    8. A pair of fluffy memory foam slippers so you can finally put your foot down on cold piggies.


    AND they have grip bottoms so you can say goodbye to falling on your hardwood floors.

    Promising review: "I needed some slippers since I broke my foot and it needs to heal, so I couldn't walk around barefoot in the house or use my other slippers that were flat and had no grip. I have to say, these are even cuter in person! They are super soft, have the cushiony feel, and support for my feet. They even have grip on the bottom so I don't slide on the wood or carpet flooring (we have cheap apartment carpet and very slick wooding). I will definitely recommend and probably get another pair." —Whowouldn't

    Get them from Amazon for $19.99 (available in sizes 6.5/7.5-8/8.5 and three colors).

    9. An Erté fashion coloring book that'll help you ~explore couture~ by filling in this famous designer's most classic looks from the Roaring Twenties. Is this how Anna Wintour relaxes? I'm going with yes.


    Promising review: "While it can take awhile to finish a picture, the payoff is well worth it and keeps you wanting to do more. I've already finished two pictures and am working on the third now." —Jessica

    Get it from Amazon or Barnes & Noble for $4.99, or find it at your local bookstore through IndieBound.

    10. A set of cinematic crew socks with everyone's favorite iconic scenes for having the perfect accessory the next time you settle down for a Harry Potter movie marathon — so tomorrow.


    The only person more excited to get these would be Dobby. They have scenes from Harry Potter, Titanic, King Kong, and Léon The Professional.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love these socks. They're great for a fan of these movies. They are also super comfortable. I would buy more of these if the made them for the other movies, too!" —Sean Nidetch

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $9.99 (available in six styles).

    11. A dog-loving spatula and cookie cutter set, because you'll need these good boys when baking your next treat — please be sure to share with them.


    Choose between the very chic bichon and weiner dog for the spatula — both come with a dog-shaped cookie cutter!

    Get it from Nordstrom for $8 (available in styles).

    12. A charcoal toothpaste to make your smile *extra bright* thanks to this easy-to-use (and vegan!) paste formula. It's so much simpler than messy charcoal, and will impress the heck out of your dentist. Feel free to say you also flossed.

    It contains organic activated coconut charcoal, baking soda, tea tree oil, coconut oil, Xylitol, and spearmint oil to both remove stains and freshen your breath!

    Promising review: "This toothpaste is seriously amazing and exceeded my expectations. I have sensitive teeth and have tried using whitening strips, which all make my teeth and gums hurt. Not to mention, the strips are uncomfortable and taste awful. I'd pretty much lost hope, because even certain whitening toothpastes made my gums and teeth hurt and gave minimal results. I am not a smoker and I don't drink soda, however I do love drinking Earl grey tea and coffee which we all know tend to stain anything it comes in contact with, especially teeth. After one time of using this toothpaste, I saw instant whitening results. It tastes minty and clean, and because of the natural ingredients, it's gentle and did not cause any pain or extra sensitivity to my teeth or gums. After just three days, my teeth were so noticeably white that my coworkers were even commenting and asking what I use. This will always be my go-to from now on!" —Amelia

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in two flavors).

    See what won best teeth whiteners at BuzzFeed Reviews.

    13. A soft floral scarf so your outfits can stay in full bloom even when you're bundled up to the max. These flowers are very rare — they're actually immune to winter winds.


    It's 30% cashmere, 45% wool, and 25% cotton!

    Promising review: "These are very, very beautiful winter scarf wraps. They're warm, soft to the touch, bright, and beautiful." —Oliver W

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99 (available in 14 styles).

    14. A line-a-day 2019 planner that'll combine getting organized and journaling as a way to deal with all the inevitable stress of work or school. Plus, its gold-foiled embellishment and silky ribbon marker will make *adulting* feel super chic.

    Barnes & Noble

    Each page offers a weekly calendar grid on the left with space to record a quick, daily thought on the right. Aka, journaling will become just as natural as writing down all your pesky tasks.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.63 or from Barnes & Noble for $19.99.

    See why a BuzzFeeder loves the original journal version in "This One Line A Day Journal Is My Most Prized Possession".

    See what won best planners on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    15. A double-sided handheld mirror with an optional stand for indulging in some vanity when this tells you you're the fairest of them all. Ok, so it's YOU saying that. It still counts.


    It has two sides: one a regular mirror, and the other a 7x magnifying mirror!

    Promising review: "I have a few handheld mirrors, which in essence do their job. But this one comes with a stand so you can be hands-free if you wish. This is the first one I have seen like this and I love it. There are many times I need both my hands when using this mirror, like when I'm putting my earrings or necklace on, doing my eyeliner, etc. I'm a happy consumer!" —April Cohen

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99.

    16. A bottle of Fanola purple shampoo, because this'll neutralize yellow tones left from pigment residue after bleaching or lightening, and brighten your hair to platinum blonde — all in just one to three minutes. So long, overpriced salon charges.

    Just don't use it for more than three minutes (once a week), because then your hair will turn lavender (unless you're into that, which some reviewers are!!!).

    Promising review: "I have platinum blonde hair and harsh water. My hair easily gets discolored no matter how little I wash it. I have used a number of high-end purple shampoos and thought they were all great quality. Until now. I didn't realize what I was missing in my life. I left this shampoo on for maybe three minutes and now my hair looks freshly-toned to an icy blonde. I'll never live my life again without this shampoo." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $10.83+ (available in six sizes).

    For more info, check out "If You Color Your Hair Blonde, You Need This Purple Shampoo".

    17. A gold air planter to enlist some unexpected magical help in making your space feel a little more upscale — narwals are even better than unicorns because they're REAL. There, I said it.


    The air plant is included!

    Promising review: "My sister is so excited to have received these! She brought them to work to bring a smile to her face during stressful days!" —Jessica Kovaly

    Get it from Lotus Oro on Etsy for $16.

    18. A Facetory sheet mask subscription box with four monthly K-beauty masks so you can turn your living room into your very own spa and give your skin the benefits of skincare that's usually reserved for high-end brands. NOT ANYMORE.


    Each kit comes with an insert with tips and explanations of the benefits of each mask! All the luxury of masking, zero of the "what is on my face" mystery.

    Promising review: "It's fun to try out new masks that are well-reviewed by experts (I'm definitely no expert), and I love the subscription model! This weekly face mask tradition has helped banish the Sunday scaries this fall/winter." —Emily Berglund

    Get a curated box from Amazon for $8.90 ($6.23 for the first box; includes four entry-level* masks) or $19.90 ($13.93 for the first box; includes seven premium* masks), both with free shipping.

    19. A faux leather tote with a sophisticated tassel that'll easily compete with designer versions, except now you don't have to *shoulder* the burden of a heavy credit card bill.


    Promising review: "I purchased this bag in gray to use for recent travel. It is so much nicer than I anticipated and I love it! It seems very durable and well-made, and I love that it has a pocket on the inside where I store my cell phone and small odds and ends. The added bonus is that it is not only beautiful and fashionable, but also lightweight and easy to carry." —Pattieflafla

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in 20 colors).

    20. A set of kawaii tarot cards for feeling confident in your future since no matter what it holds, it'll now be presented in the cutest way possible.,

    It comes with 78 tarot cards (a full deck) and a guidebook to help you interpret your readings!

    Promising review: "I bought this deck just expecting it to add variety to my collection of tarot cards, but it's quickly become my go-to deck! The accompanying book is actually amazing! Every other instruction booklet I've gotten with a tarot deck, I've just thrown away because they haven't been accurate. But this one gives really good interpretations of the cards and great spread ideas." —Max Siegel

    Get a set of 78 from Amazon for $13.46 or from Barnes & Noble for $14.09.

    21. A metallic cutout dress, because you still have time to get this for your NYE Instagram that you'll post right before calling it a night at 12:01.

    Free People

    Get it from Forever 21 for $24.90 (available in sizes 0X-3X).

    22. A pair of Earhoox so you can put an end to fidgeting with your Apple EarPods and AirPods — these'll keep 'em in your ears so you actually listen to your music (even when working out).


    The set includes one small pair and one large pair, and are sweat- and water-resistant.

    Promising review: "These are great. When I heard that iPhone 7 was going to change the earbud connectors, I knew that I would have to do something. Those iPhone earbuds will not stay in my ears for more than about five seconds. These Earhoox work beautifully, which is nice because the iPhone earbuds are of good quality." —CL

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99 (available in three colors).

    23. A facial cleansing brush that'll feel like a high-end skincare routine without the luxury prices. This bb gently exfoliates to remove dead skin, treat breakouts, and reduce excess oil — meaning gone are the days of overpriced facials.


    Promising review: "This is fantastic! I have cystic acne which causes deep pimples and black heads. This electric blackhead remover gets it all out with ease. I feel like a new woman!" —Sam

    Get it from Amazon for $18.38+ (available in two colors).

    24. A pair of druzy tassel earrings for making dressing up less of a hassle, thanks to their timeless appeal.


    Promising review: "These are not only exactly as portrayed, but they are really good quality. I couldn't tell from the picture if they were low quality, but thankfully I was impressed. I'm very happy with this purchase and will order in another color." —Simcha

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in 16 styles).

    25. A pair of lightweight pajamas, because these'll say "no prob-llama" when you want to stay cool throughout the night. And no, we CANNOT just use fewer blankets.


    Promising review: "I love these comfy jammies!! This is my third set from this company and I’m obsessed with them all!!" —Mccay

    Get them from Amazon for $16.99 (available in sizes XS-XL).

    26. And! A soothing sleep kit and silk sleep mask so you can conquer any late night blues or whatever else is keeping you up at night. I really believe in us to get a full eight hours!

    Free People, Amazon

    The sleep kit contains a blue gua sha tool (to help reduce stress in your face), night cream and eye patches (to nourish and hydrate your skin), chamomile pillow mist (to calm), and ear plugs (to keep you asleep).

    Promising review (for the sleep mask): "I have HORRIBLE light sensitivity with my insomnia. I will wake up and have to put a pillow over my head to *maybe* be able to sleep once the sun comes up. Ever since I’ve had this, I sleep almost through the night completely. My partner can use their phone (use to keep me awake if they were on it, because of the light) and they can get up and turn on lights to get ready in the morning, and I’ll be able to sleep! 10/10 would recommend, not to mention you cannot feel it AT ALL if you adjust it properly. The silk is comfy, not hot at all through the night, and it covers every angle that light could get in." —Amazon Customer

    Get the sleep kit from Free People for $36 and the sleep mask from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in seven colors).

    27. A faux leather passport holder that'll make you feel first class whenever you travel (even if you're sitting in coach).


    Promising review: "I love this passport holder! It is big enough to hold all my travel document necessities, but compact enough to throw in my bag and be on the move quickly! I love how easy it is to spot in my bag, too! No more digging around in the bottomless pit of my backpack for my passport!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $11.99 (available in 14 styles).

    28. An iced tea tumbler for finally accepting we are never going to want to drink water and "hydrating" with our favorite drink instead.


    Just add hot water and loose-leaf tea to this in its outer chamber, fill the inner chamber with ice, and then enjoy in ~minutes~.

    Promising review: "This was so easy to use and it makes a perfect serving of iced tea. I'm going to purchase another one to keep at work." —BklyninFL

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful collection, exclusively at Macy's for $13.99 (originally $28.99).

    29. A set of lace bralettes so you can keep stylish undergarments on rotation (and well within budget).


    Promising review: "These are very cute and comfortable — they look exactly like the bralettes you would buy at Urban Outfitters for a third of the price. I love all the colors, I may get some more." —cool dude

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $10.98+ (available in sizes S-L and in three color combinations).

    30. A stainless steel spinner ring that'll make sure you always have something *on hand* to fidget with instead of picking at your cuticles (or whatever you do when bored or nervous).


    It features an inner band that's locked into the main band for you to spin manually. And it's rust- and scratch-resistant!

    Promising review: "I've had this ring for about two weeks now and just had to write a review. I've had the nervous/bored habit of picking at my fingers since I was a kid. I can't remember the last time I've not had at least one nail bed torn up and bloody. For people with similar habits, I can't recommend this ring enough. It's a great, non-distracting way to redirect fidgety behaviors. I've worn it every day since receiving it and for the first time in years I have intact nail beds!" —KGL

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in sizes 4-12 and in six colors)

    31. A set of 100 beautifully crafted post cards with literary quotes from 50 writers like Virgina Woolf, Jane Austen, and Charlotte Brontë for thank you notes that are already beautifully written. You just sign your name.

    Promising review: "These are fantastic little post cards — they're worth every penny. They're thick and glossy, with good sized writing space on the back. I use them for everything: a quick note to a friend, thank you notes, get well cards — my daughter chose a bunch and gave them as graduation cards for her friends last year. This is a fabulous collection with something for everyone. I will likely order it again." —Jean Hanna Davis

    Get a set of 100 from Amazon for $15.85, Barnes & Noble for $16.49, or find it at your local bookstore through IndieBound.

    32. A pair of lace-up ballet flats to easily create ensembles that are both en pointe and unbeatably comfortable.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "I was worried that they’d slip off since they’re like a sandal, but when tied they stay on well! I wore them to school and got tons of compliments. I was comfortable walking around. They're true to size, as well!" — just_gracer

    Get them from Urban Outfitters for $14 (originally $29; available in sizes 6-10 and three colors).

    33. A fashionable lunch tote, because this'll help you ditch the brown paper bag and make bringing leftovers to work look very, very sophisticated. It's called "I have student loans chic".


    Did I mention it's insulated to keep your food cold and fresh?

    Promising review: "The style is great and I often get compliments. It's nice, because it looks almost as nice as a purse, but still looks enough like a lunch box. It's very high quality as well, and is easy to carry during my morning and evening commute. As far as sizing, it's perfect for what I need. It looks small, but somehow fits a ton of stuff — even a bunch of containers." —sburke

    Get it from Amazon for $10.95 (available in 10 styles).

    34. A Maybelline brow pencil with two tips: one to fill in and shape the hairs, and the other to brush and blend for a ~natural~ finish. This'll be the year our brows finally look related (dare I say sisters?!) — without us doing any of the work.

    Promising review: "I have little to no eyebrows. Penciling them in with something with a tiny tip is pointless, takes forever, and I run out in a month or less. This makes it easy and my brows look BOMB!!! I will buy this over and over and over" —Duchess

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99+ (available in dark brown; medium brown, soft brown, and blonde listed separately).

    35. A set of pins styled after Van Gogh paintings so your backpack or jacket can become a true piece of art.


    Promising review: "I bought these for my friend earlier in the year because she is a Van Gogh fan. She loves them, and they are great quality." —Amazon Customer

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $8.49.

    36. A set of transparent rainbow makeup brushes that'll pamper your face every morning (hello, super soft bristles) without having to find a pot of gold to pay for them.,

    You'll get a powder brush, blush brush, angled contour brush, angled foundation brush, blending brush, eyeshadow brush, angled eyeshadow brush, concealer brush, lip brush, and angled eyeshadow brush.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love these brushes. They apply my foundation beautifully. They don't leave any streaks and I have no problem blending with them.The colors are also wonderful. I think they're totally worth the money." —Heather

    Get a set of 10 from Amazon for $14.39.

    37. An app called Aaptiv to easily squeeze exercise into even busy schedules with certified trainers, specialized programs, classes, and playlists. Basically if the thought of working out stresses you the @$#*! out this will take you by the hand and make it totally manageable. Perhaps even fun.


    There's seriously every kind of class you can think of, like beginner's yoga, strength and conditioning, marathon training (lol), and "walk to run one mile" (for beginner runners)!

    Try a free 30-day trial for a 12-month membership of $8.33/month (billed annually).

    When it's Christmas morning and you realize you kept everything for yourself:


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

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