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1. Baby Foot peel removes years of dead skin from your feet, leaving you feeling like you spent a week at the spa — for under $20!

Promising review: "WOAH! It definitely works! Disgusting yet gratifying. Mine didn't REALLY start peeling until about day five and I'll admit I was really bad about pulling it off as I saw it coming as opposed to letting it slough off naturally, but it still worked great. As others have said, just make sure to soak daily for at least 10 mins. Made a big difference, especially as the skin started lifting off. No pain or discomfort at all (just don't peel anything that isn't already coming off naturally). Even the tops of your feet and toes where you don't think it's that dry are going to peel, so don't be surprised" —WildflowerGet it from Amazon for $16.99, Walmart for $15.77., or Ulta for $25.You know you want to see more amazing before & after photos, so check out This Exfoliating Foot Peel Is The Definition Of Gross But Satisfying!
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Promising review: "WOAH! It definitely works! Disgusting yet gratifying. Mine didn't REALLY start peeling until about day five and I'll admit I was really bad about pulling it off as I saw it coming as opposed to letting it slough off naturally, but it still worked great. As others have said, just make sure to soak daily for at least 10 mins. Made a big difference, especially as the skin started lifting off. No pain or discomfort at all (just don't peel anything that isn't already coming off naturally). Even the tops of your feet and toes where you don't think it's that dry are going to peel, so don't be surprised" —Wildflower

Get it from Amazon for $16.99, Walmart for $15.77., or Ulta for $25.

You know you want to see more amazing before & after photos, so check out This Exfoliating Foot Peel Is The Definition Of Gross But Satisfying!

2. John Frieda Hot Air Brush seamlessly controls your frizzy hair with two different heat settings plus a cool setting to lock your style in place as if professionally done!

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Promising review: "If I could give this 10 stars I would, just did my hair for the first time with this. I have a bob cut and my arm got so sore holding the blow dryer and my round brush. This makes it so easy now, I use my blow dryer to get my hair kind of dry and then I used this, wow! I love how this works." —S. Chastain

For more on this amazing tool, check out this BuzzFeeder's full review!

Get it from Amazon for $31.99 or a similar version from Walmart for $20.88.

3. Yoseng Professional Brushes pack on the pigment while you say "it's so fluffy!" because they're so damn soft!

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The set includes one brush for powder/blush, angle contour, highlight, foundation, medium eyeshadow, large eyeshadow, concealer, eye smudge, angle eye shadow, flat eyeliner, and finally detailed eyeshadow. That's 11 total!

Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (for the set of 11 brushes).

4. Vitagoods Scalp Massaging Shampoo Brush maximizes your hair wash with two speed settings and two different sized bristles. Jonathan Van Ness is so proud.

Promising review: "Love this product. I use this for two purposes: shampooing and migraines. This product works well when shampooing your hair. I feel that it helps remove any impurities when you shampoo. Your hair and scalp are left feeling really clean. I find this works well when you don't wash your hair for a day or two and your roots are oily. I also use this to massage my dry scalp when I have a migraine. When I have a bad migraine, I massage peppermint oil onto my temples and back of the neck and use this massager on my scalp and back of the neck. I feel that it helps alleviate my symptoms much faster!" —Summit31Check out our review for even more info.Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in four colors) or a similar version from Walmart for $7.98.
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Promising review: "Love this product. I use this for two purposes: shampooing and migraines. This product works well when shampooing your hair. I feel that it helps remove any impurities when you shampoo. Your hair and scalp are left feeling really clean. I find this works well when you don't wash your hair for a day or two and your roots are oily. I also use this to massage my dry scalp when I have a migraine. When I have a bad migraine, I massage peppermint oil onto my temples and back of the neck and use this massager on my scalp and back of the neck. I feel that it helps alleviate my symptoms much faster!" —Summit31

Check out our review for even more info.

Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in four colors) or a similar version from Walmart for $7.98.

5. L'Oreal Lash Paradise Mascara delivers luxury results at a drug-store price! Just look at this before and after shot. *buys immediately*

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Promising review: "I went to the movies with friends last week and one of them said, 'Your eyelashes look long!' I literally assumed she was talking to somebody else, so I didn't say anything. When she repeated herself, I said, "Who, me?" It was a delight. My first eyelash compliment. All due to this L'Oréal mascara. And at under $8 a tube, maybe I'll actually toss it and replace it like I'm supposed to after three months." —Maitland Quitmeyer

Check out a BuzzFeed Editor's full review (#2 in the post) for more glowing detail!

Get it from Amazon for $7.12 (available in seven colors) or from Ulta for $9.99.

Looking for the best waterproof mascara? Check out our top three picks on BuzzFeed Reviews.

6. Zoevan Waterproof Cosmetic Bag keeps your brushes and things organized as you travel the world. Worried about loosing your favorite eyeliner? You got this in the bag! ;)

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Promising review: "This makeup bag is great it totally keeps my makeup organized it closes very nicely so my makeup doesn't fall out. It has a lot of sections so I can put my foundation, brushes, and mascara all in separate sections. It is a sturdy bag, for the price, wow, I can't believe It is such good quality. Would recommend to others! It's also cute too!" —Irene

Get it from Amazon for $8.58 or Ulta for $9.99.

7. Vanity Planet Skin Spa Cleansing Brush provides the deep luxurious clean your pores want at the price point your wallet needs!

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Promising review: "I love this product! It is so worth the money. The product has three different heads, all of the heads have a different texture. Depending on your skin tight, or the exfoliation you want you can customize it with the three different heads. The head clean very nicely with soap and water. It has two different speeds, the lower speed is for more gentle clean and the higher speed is a deeper more vigorous clean. I would highly suggest this product it is wonderful." —Emilee M.

Check out this BuzzFeeder's review for more on why we love this product!

Get it from Amazon for $31.99 (available in three colors) or from Walmart for $31.99.

8. Maybelline Master Chrome Highlighter adds the most luxurious shine to your cheekbones, nose, and eyelids. Honestly, put this anywhere and you're golden!

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Promising review: "Obsessed with this highlighter! It is blinding and looks beautiful on bronzed skin. I was a little nervous the color would be too gold for me but when I applied it, it blended out to the perfect glow. Will be my go-to this summer!" —Riley

Get it from Amazon for $7.50 (available in four colors) or from Ulta for $9.99.

Check out our other favorite products in this Maybelline review roundup!

9. SkinFood Avocado and Sugar Lip Scrub exfoliates AND hydrates your pout. It leaves you feeling ready to guac and roll.

This exfoliator is made with avocado and shea butter oil, meaning your lips will be left soft and supple. Promising review: "This is the best lip scrub ever! This product not only removes the dead skin off my lips, but it also leaves them soft and super moisturized. A complete hit — I will totally buy this again and again!" —Yantzi S.Get it from Soko Glam for $8 or Amazon for $12.49.
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This exfoliator is made with avocado and shea butter oil, meaning your lips will be left soft and supple.

Promising review: "This is the best lip scrub ever! This product not only removes the dead skin off my lips, but it also leaves them soft and super moisturized. A complete hit — I will totally buy this again and again!" —Yantzi S.

Get it from Soko Glam for $8 or Amazon for $12.49.

10. Dermal Full Face Sheet Masks turn your bedroom into a fancy schmancy spa... except this one has easy access to Netflix and popcorn.

These Dermal face masks (made with Vitamin E and collagen) are the perfect way to unwind after a long, stressful day and brighten your skin at the same time. Each mask has a unique fragrance, including wine, green tea, and pomegranate. Promising review: "I will always love these masks, and this 24-pack really is a great value. I honestly love how much they moisturize and hydrate my skin without making it oily or anything. It's super soothing, and I feel that they help out with my breakouts. The different fragrances are great, too." —Courtney McCarthy Get a pack of 24 from Amazon for $12.43.
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These Dermal face masks (made with Vitamin E and collagen) are the perfect way to unwind after a long, stressful day and brighten your skin at the same time. Each mask has a unique fragrance, including wine, green tea, and pomegranate.

Promising review: "I will always love these masks, and this 24-pack really is a great value. I honestly love how much they moisturize and hydrate my skin without making it oily or anything. It's super soothing, and I feel that they help out with my breakouts. The different fragrances are great, too." —Courtney McCarthy

Get a pack of 24 from Amazon for $12.43.

11. Glossier Birthday Balm Dotcom is packed with antioxidants and natural emollients that smooth and soothe your lips. Plus it tastes like a delicious birthday cake, so idk what more you could want?!

This salve provides long-lasting moisture for parched skin. It's most commonly used as for lips, but it can also be used for cuticles, dry patches on hands, etc. Promising review: "I love the smell of this product! It leaves your lips feeling hydrated, but not sticky and gross like cheap chapsticks sometimes do. This leaves my lips feeling nice and plump, plus the sparkles are super subtle and not overpowering at all. It's just perfect." —Kat Get it from Glossier for $12 (available in six flavors).For even more delicious reviews, check out 9 Glossier Products We Love.
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This salve provides long-lasting moisture for parched skin. It's most commonly used as for lips, but it can also be used for cuticles, dry patches on hands, etc.

Promising review: "I love the smell of this product! It leaves your lips feeling hydrated, but not sticky and gross like cheap chapsticks sometimes do. This leaves my lips feeling nice and plump, plus the sparkles are super subtle and not overpowering at all. It's just perfect." —Kat

Get it from Glossier for $12 (available in six flavors).

For even more delicious reviews, check out 9 Glossier Products We Love.

12. Eldridge Organics Autumn Spice powder blush provides the perfect color for the upcoming season of fall, AKA the best time of the year.

Get it from Eldridge Organics on Amazon Handmade for $10.
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Get it from Eldridge Organics on Amazon Handmade for $10.

13. Mario Badescu Facial Spray with Aloe Herbs and Rosewater is guaranteed to give your face the perfect pick-me-up. Hello, hydration! My skin needs you.

This spray (which contains herbal extracts, rosewater, and aloe) can be used to hydrate your face without ruining your makeup. Promising review: "I love this product! It's amazing to use in the morning, at night, or any time during the day — it helps my face feel fresh and moisturized. Plus, it smells amazing. This is my second time buying this product and I'll continue to buy it in the future." —Madalyn Check out this BuzzFeeder's closer look for more on this amazing facial spray!Get it from Amazon for $14 or from Walmart for $17.54 or from Ulta for $7.
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This spray (which contains herbal extracts, rosewater, and aloe) can be used to hydrate your face without ruining your makeup.

Promising review: "I love this product! It's amazing to use in the morning, at night, or any time during the day — it helps my face feel fresh and moisturized. Plus, it smells amazing. This is my second time buying this product and I'll continue to buy it in the future." —Madalyn

Check out this BuzzFeeder's closer look for more on this amazing facial spray!

Get it from Amazon for $14 or from Walmart for $17.54 or from Ulta for $7.

14. Missha All Around Safe Block protects your skin with a refreshing, lightweight formula that won't leave your skin feeling sticky. Plus, the packaging is so cute!

Promising review: "This stuff smells good, dries matte, doesn't leave a white cast or greasy feeling, and hasn't caused issues with the skincare products I use underneath it OR the makeup I wear over it. This has made it easy to get into the habit of wearing sunscreen on the daily." —David Fernandez Get it from Amazon for $16.98 or from Walmart for $11.50.
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Promising review: "This stuff smells good, dries matte, doesn't leave a white cast or greasy feeling, and hasn't caused issues with the skincare products I use underneath it OR the makeup I wear over it. This has made it easy to get into the habit of wearing sunscreen on the daily." —David Fernandez

Get it from Amazon for $16.98 or from Walmart for $11.50.

15. Skinfood Black Sugar Strawberry Mask leaves your face feeling like it's just visited a fresh farmer's market.

Promising review: "I honestly thought that my skincare routine was pretty solid. I stick with a multi-step routine, and it rarely varies. I thought I would pick this up as an an extra boost (I already chemically exfoliate), but WOW! This product alone does so much! With scrubs I used in the past, my skin wound up feeling tight and in desperate need of moisturizer afterwards. That's not the case with this scrub/mask. I apply to dry skin, and let the product sit for about 10 minutes. Then, I'll massage in circles for a couple of minutes before removing with warm water. Afterwards, my skin feels like a baby's bottom. The scrub also helps my other products sink in better. I will definitely be repurchasing!" —Samantha HadleyGet it from Amazon for $9.15 or from Ulta for $11.50.Read our full review full review here.
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Promising review: "I honestly thought that my skincare routine was pretty solid. I stick with a multi-step routine, and it rarely varies. I thought I would pick this up as an an extra boost (I already chemically exfoliate), but WOW! This product alone does so much! With scrubs I used in the past, my skin wound up feeling tight and in desperate need of moisturizer afterwards. That's not the case with this scrub/mask. I apply to dry skin, and let the product sit for about 10 minutes. Then, I'll massage in circles for a couple of minutes before removing with warm water. Afterwards, my skin feels like a baby's bottom. The scrub also helps my other products sink in better. I will definitely be repurchasing!" —Samantha Hadley

Get it from Amazon for $9.15 or from Ulta for $11.50.

Read our full review full review here.

16. Maybelline Dream Satin Liquid Foundation has a mousse-like consistency that basically feels like you're putting air on your face.

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This won't feel caked-on like a lot of other liquid foundations on the market.

Promising review: "I am very picky about foundations and have tried several brands...this is my favorite. It provides great coverage, doesn't feel heavy or sticky on my skin, doesn't look cake-y, and lasts for a long time. Plus, I love that this is hypoallergenic and won't clog my pores." —Geneveve

Get it from Amazon for $7.59 (available in 12 shades) or from Walmart for $5.33 (available in 10 shades) or from Ulta for $9.99 (available in 12 shades).

17. Innisfree Green Tea Cleansing Foam removes dirt from your pores built up from throughout your day while soothing your skin with an organic green tea formula. It's like a fancy tea party, but for your face!

Now, who's bringing the scones? Promising review: "I love this foaming face cleanser! A little goes a long way. It takes off oil and makeup without leaving your skin feeling stripped, tight, or dry." —common221 Get it from Amazon for $9 or from Walmart for $10.98.
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Now, who's bringing the scones?

Promising review: "I love this foaming face cleanser! A little goes a long way. It takes off oil and makeup without leaving your skin feeling stripped, tight, or dry." —common221

Get it from Amazon for $9 or from Walmart for $10.98.

18. Lottie London Mermaid Glow Highlighter gives you that coveted mermaid glow. Fair warning: Ariel will get jealous.

Get it from Forever 21 for $7.50.
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Get it from Forever 21 for $7.50.

19. Thayers Witch Hazel Toner evens out your skin and prevents any upcoming pimple apocalypses with an aloe vera formula people are obsessed with.

Plus, this bottle is just begging to be displayed on a vanity. Promising review: "I am absolutely amazed! I've never left a product review before, but this toner has seriously changed my skin. I've always had redness, and my skin is very sensitive. But once I started using this? It's been AMAZING. My skin is so soft, so smooth! This toner even works great as a makeup remover. No harsh chemicals on my face anymore!" —CassieRead our full review for more on this toner!Get it from Amazon for $8.83 (available in five scents) or get the lavender toner from Walmart for $9.45, or a smallert cucumber toner from Ulta for $3.99.
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Plus, this bottle is just begging to be displayed on a vanity.

Promising review: "I am absolutely amazed! I've never left a product review before, but this toner has seriously changed my skin. I've always had redness, and my skin is very sensitive. But once I started using this? It's been AMAZING. My skin is so soft, so smooth! This toner even works great as a makeup remover. No harsh chemicals on my face anymore!" —Cassie

Read our full review for more on this toner!

Get it from Amazon for $8.83 (available in five scents) or get the lavender toner from Walmart for $9.45, or a smallert cucumber toner from Ulta for $3.99.

20. Organic Fields of Heather Vanilla Cocoa Face Cream leaves your skin feeling nourished, soft and supple because it's made with soothing aloe vera, Vitamins E and C, coconut, and shea butter.

Promising review: "This is hands-down the best moisturizer I've ever used, and I have tried them all — from the high-end stuff to the drug store brands. This moisturizer nourishes the drier parts of my skin, and I've noticed a huge overall difference in my skin tone almost immediately. Plus, it makes an outstanding base to wear under your foundation." —Amazon Customer Get it from Amazon for $11.89.
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Promising review: "This is hands-down the best moisturizer I've ever used, and I have tried them all — from the high-end stuff to the drug store brands. This moisturizer nourishes the drier parts of my skin, and I've noticed a huge overall difference in my skin tone almost immediately. Plus, it makes an outstanding base to wear under your foundation." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $11.89.

21. PrettyDiva Jelly Flower Lipstick changes colors depending on the temperature of your lips. If science and makeup had a baby, this would be that baby.

Promising review: "Absolutely in love! It came in a cute little box and was exactly as pictured. I tested it out on my hand first and the color changed almost immediately. Once I put it on my lips I fell in love, it changed to a very flattering color and feels really good in my lips versus most lipstick/stains which always feel weird. I will definitely be purchasing more of these." —MorganLooking for the best matte lipstick? Check out our top three picks on BuzzFeed Reviews!Get it from Amazon for $9.98 (available in four colors).
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Promising review: "Absolutely in love! It came in a cute little box and was exactly as pictured. I tested it out on my hand first and the color changed almost immediately. Once I put it on my lips I fell in love, it changed to a very flattering color and feels really good in my lips versus most lipstick/stains which always feel weird. I will definitely be purchasing more of these." —Morgan

Looking for the best matte lipstick? Check out our top three picks on BuzzFeed Reviews!

Get it from Amazon for $9.98 (available in four colors).

22. Coty Airspun Loose Face Powder is designed with vintage-inspired packaging you'll want on your vanity just as much as you want your makeup set all day long.

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Promising review: "I absolutely love this powder. I've used more expensive ones in the past, but this one takes the cake. I have oily skin and this keeps my makeup on all day, even when I get hot and sweaty." —Brittany

Check out this BuzzFeeder's closer look for more on this incredible face powder!

Get it from Amazon for $6.64 (available in six shades).

23. Physicians Formula Argan Wear Ultra-Nourishing BB Cream wins our hearts with its argan oil packed formula that conditions and brightens your skin. *adds to cart*

Promising review: "This is my favorite BB cream! The color is great, it feels lightweight and smooth, and it makes my skin feel soft. Plus, it's gluten-free and absorbs right into my skin!" —Merri Damico Get it from Amazon for $7.25 (available in two shades), from Walmart for $12.93 or Ulta for $7.49.
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Promising review: "This is my favorite BB cream! The color is great, it feels lightweight and smooth, and it makes my skin feel soft. Plus, it's gluten-free and absorbs right into my skin!" —Merri Damico

Get it from Amazon for $7.25 (available in two shades), from Walmart for $12.93 or Ulta for $7.49.

24. SkinFoodByAB Organic Soap Bar is inspired by and is made from one of the best things life has to offer: coffee.

This soap is from organic coconut oil and fair trade coffee beans, the latter of which naturally draws out the impurities and other gunk from your skin. Get it from Skin Food By AB on Etsy for $5.
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This soap is from organic coconut oil and fair trade coffee beans, the latter of which naturally draws out the impurities and other gunk from your skin.

Get it from Skin Food By AB on Etsy for $5.

25. Milani Rose Powder Blush adds a pretty-in-pink flush to your cheeks. Disclaimer: watch out for thorns.

JK. This blush is thorn-free. Promising review: "This is one of the most exquisite blushes ever. The case of the blush is amazingly beautiful, and the color is just as pretty. It's elegant and again, just so beautiful. I'm going to purchase a few more today." —Bibi Y. MajeedGet it from Amazon for $6.24 (available in packs of 1–12) or from Ulta for $8.99.
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JK. This blush is thorn-free.

Promising review: "This is one of the most exquisite blushes ever. The case of the blush is amazingly beautiful, and the color is just as pretty. It's elegant and again, just so beautiful. I'm going to purchase a few more today." —Bibi Y. Majeed

Get it from Amazon for $6.24 (available in packs of 1–12) or from Ulta for $8.99.

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