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    31 Beauty Products From Target That’ll Help You Get Ready With Minimal Effort

    Calling all beauty fanatics 💄

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed collects a share of sales and/or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A NYX Professional Makeup jumbo eye pencil that doubles as an eyeshadow and eyeliner so you can knock out a bold look super fast. The jumbo applicator goes on creamy and is blendable. Even better, the product is cruelty-free!

    An adult has a gold shade being swiped onto their eyelid

    Promising review: "The color is perfect and the width of the pencil makes it easier to apply in faster amounts of time." –Target lover

    Price: $4.99 (available in 16 colors)

    2. A Bed Head waver to achieve that beachy look without the extra effort. The deep barrels create sculpted shapes and the ceramic plates reduce frizz and add shine. Voila!

    An adult uses the blue and silver waver on their blonde hair

    Promising review: "This gives you a fresh-out-of-the-salon style. Super simple! Many reviews talk about the smell or smoke that happens when it’s turned on. In its manual, it states there is a polish of some sort that takes a couple of minutes to burn off once it’s started for the first time. Nothing to be worried about. Get it!" –Ava

    Price: $18.99

    3. A set of press-on nails that add visual interest to your hands without all that annoying extra effort. These long-lasting and reusable pieces are vegan and cruelty-free. They can also fit all hand sizes. Woo!

    An adult has their hand posed to show their coffin-shaped ombre french tip nails

    Promising review: "These nails were great! Better than any press-ons I’ve tried! I’m a flight attendant, so I can’t have long nails while working. These are great to wear for special occasions and weekends for me. They stay completely put until I take them off. Buy these!" –Michelle

    Price: $12.19

    4. A Black-owned or -founded beauty sample box because it'll make it easy to test out new products in a breeze. It comes with things you'll use every day: a lotion, a face and body bar, a black castor oil mask, a wrap scarf, a Golde ade and a moisturizer packet. Amazing!

    There is a pink and orange box that says "BLACK OWNED/BLACK FOUNDED BEAUTY" and seven beauty products

    Promising review: "Nice selection of products and beautifully displayed. I was expecting all sample-sized/one-use products and was pleasantly surprised by the full-size bottle of lotion." –SoccerMom

    Price: $14.99 

    5. A Revlon hot airbrush that'll be your new best friend. The 2019 Allure Best of Beauty winner saves you time and protects you from extra damage. The brush helps with detangling, volumizing, smoothening and overall styling.

    The black and pink round brush says "Revlon"

    Promising review: "This is great! I’m really impressed with how easy it was to use." –LAK

    Price: $54.99 (available in two colors)

    6. A Morphe Truth or Bare palette will create endless possibilities for fun and fast eye looks. The super pigmented and blendable colors are all accessible in one palette right at your fingertips. Get creative!

    The light pink palette has warm and cool neutral shades and glitter shades

    Promising review: "Beautiful set of colors and highly pigmented. Great price! Happy with purchase." –JVA7368

    Price: $20

    7. A Maybelline crayon lipstick so you can swipe, smile and slip out. The smudge and transfer-resistant color make sure you can wear it all day. Pretty effortless, huh?!

    The pink lip packaging says "MAYBELLINE SUPERSTAY INK CRAYON"

    Promising review: "Love the color and the consistency!" –Kell

    Price: $9.69 (available in 31 colors)

    8. A L'Oreal Paris voluminous mascara for those days that you just want to pop on some eye makeup and concealer and call it a day. The clump-free and smudge-resistant formula will ensure you're not glaring into the mirror for an extra five minutes trying to make your lashes look *just right.* Score.

    The black mascara tube says "L'OREAL VOLUMINOUS CARBON BLACK" in gold lettering and has a gold lid

    Promising review: "I have tried so many mascaras. This is always my go-to no matter how many expensive brands I try! It makes my lashes look so long and full, it doesn’t clump and the bottle lasts a while!" –hannah

    Price: $8.69 (available in 12 colors)

    9. A Makeup Revolution duo brow definer because it's so much easier to create a fresh look when your eyebrows are looking right. The gluten-free formula comes in three different shades and has a precision pencil tip and definition brush. Pretty sick.

    The black brow pencil says "REVOLUTION" in shiny lettering and has one pencil side and a brush side

    Price: $7.39 (available in two colors)

    10. A nourishing facial cream for melanin-rich skin so you can go about your day moisturized. The formula works well for mature skin, dry skin and combination skin while also being paraben and phthalate-free. Co-created by dermatologists of color, you know your skin will be in good hands.


    Price: $18.99

    11. A NYX Professional refresh spray because who wants to spend a ton of time in the morning setting their skin. The multiuse spray can prime, set or refresh your makeup. Fabulous!

    The light pink bottle says "NYX PROFESSIONAL MAKEUP" and "BARE WITH ME" and is laid against liquid on a light pink background

    Promising review: "Literally perfect for refreshing your makeup! Whenever your makeup is feeling/looking less than perfect after wearing it for a few hours, this spray brings it back to life! Or if you are accidentally over-powdered, no problem! This product works well for that too! I love this spray! I will continue using this as long as it is sold!" –Marlene

    Price: $9.99

    12. A Beauty Bakerie blush that works great for all skin tones. The soft formula makes it easy to go on and add to your morning routine. Drooling!

    There is a mauve, coral and orange blush all in light pink packaging and with a powder trail

    Promising review: "This blush is amazing, the color is perfect! I thought it would be too dark but it’s not, it’s buildable and has the most amazing payoff. Get it!" –FallHome

    Price: $14.69 (available in three colors)

    13. A Batiste hint of color divine dark dry shampoo so you can refresh your hair ~and~ add some color. This product helps remove oils and adds texture and volume. Easy peasy.

    The bottle has dark and gold strands of hair and says "BATISTE" and "DRY SHAMPOO DARK HAIR"

    Promising review: "Love this product and the color matching to my hair. Freshens my hair up just right." –Sara Snow K

    Price: $9.29

    14. A Bumble and bumble. hairdresser's invisible oil primer that'll protect your hair from heat and UV damage. Plus, it'll soften and add some shine to your mane. The easy spray bottle and leave-in formula will put a grin on your sleepy little face.


    Promising review: "If your hair is wavy and prone to frizz like mine, you will love this product. Just spray a little bit at a time until your hair feels nice and hydrated. It makes my waves wavier and takes the frizz right out. I love this product so much!" –Annabelle

    Price: $13+ (available in two sizes)

    15. A styling pomade from a Latinx-owned company. The wonderful scent and nongreasy feel will help your hair routine go off without a hitch. The pomade also rinses out easily with water, so you can style and try new things without any stress. Mmm.

    The black container says "PACINOS SIGNATURE LINE POMADE" in white font

    Promising review: "It has a nice light smell. I use it for my younger sons. I wet one hand and get a little pomade and mix/rub together so a little goes a long way like that. Doesn’t get flaky. I sometimes use it for myself. Works well on flyaways. I recommend it." –YRG

    Price: $15.99

    16. A set of Neutrogena rapid clear treatment pads to just wipe and go on with your day. The pads have salicylic acid and help remove dirt, oil and makeup. It works throughout your work day — about eight hours — to reduce pimples.


    Promising review: "Great product. It does what it says. Been using it for four months, and my blackheads are gone." –cobragirl517

    Price: $9.39

    17. A beard pencil filler that's from a Latinx-owned brand. Fill in the straggly spots in your facial hair efficiently to have a clean look. Did we mention, it's sweat and waterproof?

    The black tube says "BEARD PENCIL FILLER" and has a three slot applicator and is surrounded by three boxes of the packaging

    Promising review: "This item has saved my beard life!!!! On the go, it's the best beard product out there! Easy to apply. Looks natural and lasts long!!" –Ronnie

    Price: $14.99

    18. A vegan lip gloss because it'll add a quick shine to your lips. You can even use it for a steam treatment by using a hot towel on your lips. Your lip gloss will be poppin'.

    There are four adults who are all wearing the gloss and a clear tube that says "The Lip Bar" with a black intricate lid in the middle

    Promising review: "Beautiful color. Not sticky and goes on very nicely." –Jeands1432

    Price: $13.99 (available in 14 colors)

    19. A conditioning beard balm for a quick TLC session for your facial hair. This will help your beard grow and tame any flyaways. The biotin helps smooth and the balm gives plenty of hydration.

    An adult against a dark brown background smiles as they apply the balm to their medium-length black beard

    Promising review: "My husband loves it, and I like how it smells (even while being pregnant!). Will definitely buy again." –Lark

    Price: $17.39

    20. A curling custard so your waves stay exactly how you want them to all day. The botanical formula will also add some extra strength to your strands. Yes, please!

    The clear container is filled with a  yellow-tinted custard and has a pink and red design that says "KIKY-CURLY" in a script font

    Promising review: "Love this hair gel for my curls! It holds the perfect curl although make sure you don’t use too much or it will make your hair crunchy." –Essence

    Price: $18.99

    21. A butter cream daily moisturizer that can also be used as a daily deep conditioner or styling cream. This three-in-one product will prep and protect your hair for whatever your day may bring. Woohoo!

    The dark brown lid says "tgin" in large text and has other information printed in orange and and cream colors

    Promising review: "This product keeps my hair moisturized all day in the California heat." –

    Price: $14.99

    22. An Honest Beauty hydrogel cream with hyaluronic acid to help out all those beauties with sensitive skin out there. The product is dye-free and has no synthetic fragrances. This will help soften and firm your skin while you do you all day, boo.

    There are three "HONEST" cream jars placed in various positions against a cream background with various swatches in the background

    Promising review: "I have combination skin and so far I have not gotten pimples since I started using this moisturizer. My skin feels hydrated and smooth." –gler 

    Price: $24.49

    23. And an Honest Beauty Extreme Length 2-in-1 Mascara and Lash Primer with a dual-ended tube to boost lash length, volume, and definition.

    An open tube of mascara on a peach backrop

    Promising review: "Hands-down the best mascara I have ever used and I have used a TON! For me it’s my holy grail mascara! I don’t see how anyone could be disappointed in this one." —Target Reviewer

    Price: $16.99

    24. An aftershave restoring balm for calming your skin after your morning shave. Specifically for coarse and curly hair, this product is meant to reduce/prevent razor bumps and irritated skin. 🧼

    The greyish blue bottle says "BEVEL SHAVE POST-SHAVE BALM" and has a black lid

    Promising review: "This product is amazing! No razor burns or ingrown follicles! Must buy!!" –Jaime0413

    Price: $15.89

    25. A Smashbox tinted moisturizer that combines primer, moisturizer and coverage all in one product. This baddie won't crease, cake or settle. Kind of a wonder product, right?


    Promising review: "This is so easy to apply and blend beautifully, leaves a bit of a shine but it tones down after a while, great product for lazy days you don’t wanna do full face makeup and just wanna add a bit of color." –Mgrosales

    Price: $38 (available in 12 shades)

    26. A concealer to cover your blemishes or unwanted patches. The metal applicator has a cooling effect and will help brighten your eyes. The formula has caffeine, vitamin E and is vegan.


    Price: $16 (available in eight colors)

    27. An E.l.f. putty primer that can be used on its own or in combination with facial makeup. The product smooths your skin to help cover pores, shine and make your complexion matte. It even has kaolin and white charcoal as ingredients!

    The light pink primer has chunks taken out for a texture sample and has a black lid that says "e.l.f. poreless putty primer"

    Promising review: "Seems to work really well, especially for the price! I also bought the elf brush/applicator that’s sold separately. Great combo!" –kelsey8843

    Price: $9 (available in four colors)

    28. A set of Clean & Clear oil-absorbing facial blotting sheets so you can avoid doing a whole routine when you wake up. Just pop these handy wipes in your bag and use them when you need them. Their portable packing and small size make them easy to tote around every day.

    An adult is blotting oil off their forehead and looking up at the blue sheet

    Promising review: "They work so well and take the excess oil away. So glad I tried them." –Ajm00

    Price: $6.59

    29. A Schick Hydro Silk 5 TrimStyle razor that has all the tools you need for a great shave, even in your bikini area. If you're the shaving type, this will be a great option for whenever you get into a last-minute bind, because it can be used either inside or outside the shower. So convenient.

    The pink razor is in a white package that says "Schick HYDRO Silk 5 TrimStyle" and has pink detailing and a large flow of blue water running diagonally

    Promising review: "I love this razor/trimmer combo. I have bought one for each shower in my house and plan to get one for my travel bag. I don't ever want to be without. My only (minor) complaint is that it's too easy to hit the trimmer 'on' button while using the razor end. But once you get used to holding it in a way that prevents that, you'll be fine." –sdtargetfan

    Price: $15.99

    30. A set of micro mint flossers to make sure you're saving time but not skipping out on important dental hygiene. Slide this handy tool between your teeth each morning to keep your mouth clean or take it with you to use throughout the day!

    A mint green small flosser with a pick end that says "Plackers"

    Promising review: "Does a good job without fraying or leaving anything behind." –JessicaC

    Price: $3.79+ (available in four sizes)

    31. A tube of Neutrogena Stubborn Acne Morning Treatment so your skin can fight off breakouts during the entire day. The formula is suitable for use on your entire face and will pack all the necessary acne-fighting ingredients into one step. Yes!!!

    An adult swipes on a cloudy formula to the blemishes on their cheek while making eye contact with the camera

    Promising review: "This product for me has completely changed my skin. I’m in my late 20s and suddenly started to experience cystic acne as I did as a teen and I have about a decade’s worth of acne scars from chronic acne and skin picking. I’ve been using the Stubborn Marks & Stubborn Acne line religiously for two months now (in addition to the Neutrogena Water gel moisturizer day & night) and holy cow, my skin is glowing and I’m feeling so much more confident!!! For the first time in years, I feel good enough about my skin to go out without makeup, and lemme tell you that is liberating. Don’t listen to the harsh reviews (which keep in mind are always subjective, and many times due to not using a product long enough to give it a chance!), this stuff works. I just hope that Neutrogena doesn’t discontinue this product due to some of the negative reviews. I would be devastated! Hope this helps and THANK YOU NEUTROGENA, please please do not discontinue!!!!" –Christina

    Price: $9.99

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