31 Beauty Products from Walmart You Basically Can’t Go Wrong With
These power players aim to please, and hit the mark every time.
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Bio-Oil Scar Treatment Oil sinks right in for effortless, smoothing hydration. It makes your skin *so* supple and soft, regardless of skin type.
Promising review: "This is the first time I have used this product. So far I am impressed with it. I have very dry skin and with the weather we are having it is really bad. I have been using it on my hands for a week and I can see a real difference in my skin. It does not look as dry nor does it feel dry. I have tried a lot of products in every price range. This is the first one that has shown results this quickly." — LovemyMisterBister
Batiste Original Dry Shampoo gives many hair types the between-wash boost for their styles to last an extra day or so.
Promising review: "Works great for those in-between times when you don't have time to shower and shampoo. There are different scents, but this one is very pleasant!" — Patti67
Promising review: "Perfect size, nonirritating for my sometimes sensitive eyes. Although I don't wear that much eye makeup, a few swipes takes everything off. I tried other products but came back to Almay wipes." — JpminNYC
Promising review: "This thing is compact which makes it great for packing on trips. It is also very powerful for its size. Great buy!" — BigCG
Price: $8.24 (also available in white)
Promising review: "I have psoriasis and this almond oil shampoo is the BEST shampoo I've ever used. It is fantastic as a body wash as well as it moisturizes skin without clogging any pores. Can't recommend it more highly." — Dino
L'Oréal Paris True Match Foundation blends into the skin for deep coverage with minimal weight. Think of it like a turbo-charged tinted moisturizer.
Promising review: "I have been using this foundation for years now. It is the only one that I will wear. For only $7-$8, it is a really good foundation. I get the coverage that I need and they have a lot of different shades. I had a professional makeup artist do my makeup for my wedding and was surprised to see that she uses this same brand as well." — Tevans86
Price: $5.11+ (available in 42 shades)
Differin Adapalene Gel 0.1% purges breakouts from the skin for a refreshed, luminous complexion.
Promising review: "This is the best product out there for acne! I have been fighting acne since I was 12 and nothing has been able to totally clear my face. My acne got horrible at a point, and I got Differin as soon as I heard about it. The results speak for themselves." — LTCM
Promising review: "Literally BOMB for deep conditioning. I have very thick 4c hair and this works amazing without even adding anything to it. Section your hair, coat every hair, rinse with cold water, and your hair will feel so hydrated and soft." — Tatyana
Promising review: "I bought this oil last week, and I fell in love with it instantly. I have super oily hair, and this does not make it worse, it makes it better!! I only wash my hair every few days and this does not leave my hair oily. It makes my hair shine and feel super soft. I have used this oil as an overnight mask for my hair and my hair was so soft after I washed it. I have also used it after I shower, it made my hair dry faster and look silky and smooth. I will continue to use this product forever." — Courtneylynn
CeraVe Hydrating Facial Cleanser knocks off any dirt, oil, or clogged pores without stripping the skin. Its non-irritating formula even makes it a good fit for sensitive skin.
Promising review: "I love this product. Takes makeup off and leaves your face so smooth and hydrated. You can't beat the price at Walmart. If you have sensitive skin there is no burning or stinging like other products I have tried." — Happy
Olay Regenerist Face Cleansing Device pulses to give skin that extra-deep clean feeling. It's like a sonic toothbrush, but for your pores.
Promising review: "I bought this for my 11-year-old daughter and ended up getting a second one for myself, gentle to the skin but does a great job on really cleaning out the pores and promoting circulation for natural, glowing, healthy skin." — Michelle M
It's a 10 Miracle Leave-In Conditioner softens dry and damaged hair thanks to the lightweight moisture it has. Even better, you don't need to change your hair routine around it: just style as usual when you're done combing it through.
Promising review: "I love this product! It's unlike any other leave-in I have tried! My hair is over processed and it always hard to brush after showering even after I use conditioner — a few sprays of this, and it is like silk! Highly recommend! And this size of bottle with this price is unbeatable! Don't over pay at the salon or in store- I buy mine in this large bottle size- more bang for your buck." — Loribug
E.l.f. Mineral Infused Face Primer preps skin for makeup by creating a smooth base for foundation to glide right on top.
Promising review: "I'm very impressed. My skin is normal but in the winter, I get dry patches all through my jawline. I have been using the clear primer and now my foundation looks even and my face is very smooth. I love it! I also bought radiant glow, it does have shimmer in it but under foundation, it disappears. Simply love this product." — denlla
Aquaphor Advanced Therapy Healing Ointment Skin Protectant seals off everything from dry, cracked skin to minor cuts and scrapes. It's kind of a medicine cabinet necessity, if you ask us.
Promising review: "This was recommended by my dermatologist for a nasty gash I got on my knee. It was really deep. After she cleaned it up for me and bandaged me up, she said to use Aquaphor on it. I managed to not get an infection and although it's slow healing this product has helped keep it healthy." — NKS
Not Your Mother's Beat the Heat Thermal Shield Spray forms a barrier between any heat tools and your hair, keeping them shielded from any possible heat damage.
Promising review: "This product is wonderful! It makes my hair shiny and smooth, and adds a bit of volume. I wouldn't recommend following the instructions on the bottle though, as it made my head a little sticky. Instead of spraying directly onto my hair, I sprayed a small puddle in my hand and ran my fingers through my hair. Then I brushed it out evenly. It worked like a charm!" — moderngirloldfashionwoman
Sally Hansen Instant Cuticle Remover refreshes nails and cuticles for exfoliated nailbeds. It's perfect for either right as part of an at-home manicure, or between them for touchups.
Promising review: "I have really bad cuticles and I needed something to dissolve them fast, so I purchased the Sally Hansen instant cuticle remover and I used it right away. This 15 second formula literally melted my cuticles away! And my nails are still looking healthy and cuticle-free." — PrettyDiva
Promising review: "This stuff works. It helps restore ph balance in your skin, is gentle enough as an astringent to remove dirt and oils after washes. I already see a difference in my skin after using for a month, twice a day. I don't know why it took me so long to buy this product. I recommend." — BellaSun
Maybelline Cover Stick Corrector Concealer brightens and covers with its handy application. And since it's the size and shape of a lipstick, you can take it anywhere you go.
Promising review: "I have been using this concealer for nearly 20 years. I've tried others but they're too watery. Always come back to the Cover Stick Corrector Concealer. Quick swipe and blend with fingers or sponge, set with a sheer powder and I look flawless all day. It's not heavy...I don't even feel like I have makeup on. Please, PLEASE don't discontinue this product!" — Sue76
Price: $4.98+ (available in seven shades)
Promising review: "This is my second purchase of this product, and results for the second or third day are obtained with daily use. Skin feels fresh, clean and soft and the smell is just wonderful. I can notice the reduction and elimination of blackheads making my skin look clean without dryness." — delaNuez
Garnier SkinActive Micellar Cleansing Water binds with waterproof makeup to remove it, but it doesn't leave your face feeling tight or dry. You can also use it as the first step of a double-cleanse!
Promising review: "I just bought the blue cap formula of this stuff today, and just used it a few min ago. I. Am. Impressed. This stuff took my waterproof mascara right off. It works just like it says it will. I kept going over my entire face until the cotton pad looked clean. My skin feels amazing now, too. Not greasy at all, but hydrated. I have very oily, break-out prone skin, so I'm hesitant to try new products. But I'm sold on this stuff! Totally worth the buy!" — Cherrylistic7 Price: $6.78
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L'Oréal Paris EverFresh Micro-Exfoliating Scrub lifts up dead skin from the scalp to both remove dandruff and invigorate follicles. And since it's sulfate-free, don't worry about it being too stripping.
Promising review: "I love the smell, and it did my hair beautifully. It is very hard to find washing products that my hair actually likes, seeing as it is both super long — and super thick. The smell is actually quite refreshing, and isn't the cliche perfume smell. It sticks to its word on being all-natural, and it definitely shows after the wash." — Sove
Neutrogena Age Shield Face Sunscreen SPF 110 protects the skin from harmful UVA/UVB rays, thanks to its broad-spectrum range. It's also water-resistant for your next water sports day, and it's oil-free, too.
Promising review: "I burn very easily and when I use this sunscreen I never burn. I work construction so I'm in the outdoors 12 to 15 hours a day, six days a week. I won't use anything else." — Dawn
Cosrx Advanced Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence regenerates skin and replenishes moisture levels for a highly effective moisturizing treatment. It even smooths out your skin's texture.
Promising review: "I have been using this product for more than two months now, it keeps my skin very moisturized, soft and smooth. Feels oily at first, but it blended in nicely with other skincare. My skin is very sensitive and easy getting reaction even with other brand names products, however, this wasn't. No itching, no break out, no redness. I just hope that Walmart will continue to carry this brand." — Kimberly
BabylissPRO Nano Titanium 2000W Ionic Hair Dryer de-frizzes hair while drying it, making it ideal for quick styling sessions before heading out the door.
Promising review: "The hair dryer is amazing! The good is that the extreme heat dries my hair much quicker than my previous one, the GHD. It's much cheaper, too. The cool-touch housing protects your fingers too. The bottom line is that it's a great brand and it dries hair really quickly with little fuss." — GeorgeM
Revlon PhotoReady Candid Antioxidant Concealer offers nice coverage, while also protecting skin from outside pollutants with its antioxidant formula.
Promising review: "I got it as a gift from my friend. The Crème Brûlée is fantastic... it actually makes ME look good." — Boodles1
Price: $9.49+ (available in 16 shades)
CeraVe Skin Renewing Night Cream replenishes the skin's moisture barrier overnight. It's specially formulated to work while you sleep!
Promising review: "My skin is HIGHLY sensitive while also being extremely dry/flaky and my nose being oily and covered with blackheads. With that being said, I was wary of this product because facial creams are either irritating, too thick/gross, or too oily/runny. This is a holy-grail product. I use it strictly for the moisture benefits." — Xiene02
Promising review: "I have skin that is prone to breakouts and tends to be really oily in some areas and dry in others. This cleanser doesn't cause any breakouts and my face is literally glowing! Highly recommended!" — Eire
E.l.f. Total Face Sponge blends makeup seamlessly for a smooth finish, regardless of how much you have on. You can use it wet or dry, too.
Promising review: "I really like this sponge more than the real techniques one. It's similar to the original but way cheaper. I really like and will keep buying it!" — Dianam
Almay Clear Complexion Concealer pinpoints specific spots with its doe-foot applicator, and covers them to your liking. Thanks to the salicylic acid in the formula, it also helps fight acne.
Promising review: "I am more of a natural type girl and don't wear much makeup, but sometimes I feel like I need a little concealer under my eyes so that I don't look so dead (mother of two). This really helps make me look more awake and put-together. I was afraid it would be too white for my skin tone and make me look like a ghost, but it turned out well. I have borderline lighter, olive skin. Blends easily and matches my skin perfectly. Very happy with my purchase." — mxdia23
Price: $2.75+ (available in six shades)
E.l.f. Retractable Kabuki Brush smooths on powders, blushes, and the like with its lush brush tip. And since it's travel-friendly, you can take it with you anywhere you go.
Promising review: "I wanted a compact brush to keep in my purse that didn't cost an arm and a leg. E.l.f.'s retractable kabuki brush is perfect! The bristles are soft and apply powder very well. Super happy I bought this." — julesschmoolz
Burt's Bees 100% Natural Moisturizing Lip Balm smooths over chapped, cracked lips thanks to its natural ingredient roster, including shea butter and vitamin E.
Promising review: "I love this product. I changed my makeup to neutral tones so that I could wear a 'natural' lip or very little color. In the past I used color to cover up dry dark lips. Not anymore! This is when you know it has become more than just a product. It's a lifestyle! Thanks Burt!"— SweetG
Price: $5.47+ (available in five flavors)
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