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    Mar. 25, 2020

    Just 35 Things Under $20 To Treat Yourself To

    Treating yourself, but on a budget.

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

    1. A set of cute magnets that'll make any Mean Girls fan say, "so fetch!" They have the most hilarious and iconic lines from the movie written on them and come with a mini Burn Book with quotes and images from the film.

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    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $12.50.

    2. A fancy bamboo cutting board with grooves and a rounded cutout in the middle that'll make it impossible for your fruits and veggies to roll away while you're cutting them. Plus, the other side is flat, so you can still use it as a traditional cutting board.

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    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $18.77.

    3. A bottle of Thayer's cult-favourite witch hazel facial toner that'll help simplify your skincare routine and keep your skin looking and feeling its best. It cleanses skin, removes excess oil, reduces inflammation, and is alcohol free, making it a great everyday product for anyone with oily or acne-prone skin.

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    The aloe vera and rose water in this magical toner will help lock in moisture and soothe inflamed and compromised skin.

    Get it from for $15.29.

    4. A label maker that'll fit into the palm of your hand and help you organize all the jars and boxes in your home or office. It'll only take a few minutes to create a label and it prints any combination of letters, numbers, and symbols.

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    Get it from for $18.99.

    5. A glass jar that'll become the cutest way to store your coffee grinds or tea leaves. It'll look like a sprouting plant in your kitchen when it's turned upside down, and the little green stem doubles as a spoon!

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    Get it from ModCloth for $15.

    6. A reusable shopping bag that'll help you cut down on how many plastic bags you use. It's made of thick cotton and you can fold it, so it won't take up a lot of space in your bag.

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    Get it from Asos for $16.83.

    7. A pretty, glazed bowl that'll become your favourite dish in the kitchen if you love eating ramen. It's pretty deep, so it'll hold a large serving of noodles, and it has a hole and indent on either side to fit a pair of chopsticks, too.

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    It's made of ceramic and is safe to put in the dishwasher and microwave. It also comes with a pair of bamboo chopsticks.

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $16 (available in four colours).

    8. A tube of brow promade that'll give you brows as full and fluffy as Cara Delevingne's. The tiny brush makes it super easy to groom and fill in your brows, and the creamy wax won't get hard or flake off as your wear it.

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    It comes in three tinted shades to complement any shade, and a clear gel, if you just want to groom your brows without filling them in.

    Get it from Glossier for $20 (Available in four shades).

    9. A pair of pyjamas that'll help you dress for the occasion. They're made of soft cotton jersey and the shorts have an elasticized waistband, so they're extra comfortable.

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    Get it from H&M for $19.99 (available in sizes XL-4XL).

    10. A pack of acne patches that'll treat those pesky pimples overnight, so you wake up with clearer skin. They're lined with hydrocolloid to help draw out oil and bacteria, without irritating your skin.

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    Plus, they're clear, so they'll work for any skin tone, and you can wear them literally whenever you want. They're also small enough that you can easily cover them up with makeup.

    Get a pack of 39 from The Detox Market for $17.99.

    11. A thick yoga mat that'll cushion your hands and knees while you practice child's pose and downward-facing dog. It has a beautiful yoga-inspired print, and it has a textured surface to prevent you from slipping.

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    Get it from Indigo for $20+ (available in three prints).

    12. A grid panel that'll turn your wall into a DIY bulletin board, so you can hang up pictures, cards, and other knickknacks. Plus, it comes with a set of clips, so you can hang things up right away.

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    Get it from Ikea for $19.99.

    13. A pack Fujifilm Instax film that'll print all your photos with a cute pastel pink border. Reviewers say it adds a pop of colour to their photos, and that it's a nice change from the plain white film they normally use.

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    They're only compatible with Fujifilm Instax cameras.

    Get a pack of ten on Urban Outfitters for $20 (also available in multicolour).

    14. A small bowl that'll collect scraps while you're cutting or peeling foods. It'll hold up to eight cups of food waste and comes with a 2-in-1 brush and scraper that'll help you clean your countertops, without damaging them or getting your hands dirty. / Via

    Get it from for $19.49.

    15. A bottle of primer that is all about that base (no treble)! It has cannabis seed extract in it to help hydrate your skin and blue agave extract to prevent makeup from moving throughout the day. Reviewers say it feels a little tacky at first, but it dries down quickly, leaving your skin with a smooth canvas for your makeup.

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    Get it from Sephora for $20.

    16. A sleek glass water bottle that has such a beautiful design, you'll want to take it with you everywhere. It's slim enough to fit in your bag or backpack, and it has a strap on the lid, making it easier to carry.

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    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $20 (available in three colours/prints).

    17. A tube of ultra-hydrating hand cream that'll save your hands from drying out like the Sahara desert. It's made with hemp seed oil to soften, protect, and moisturize your dry hands, without feeling heavy or greasy.

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    Get it from The Body Shop for $10+ (available in two sizes).

    18. Or a bottle of EOS hand cream that'll leave behind a light, fruity scent. It's made with aloe, cocoa butter, and oat extract to keep your hands looking and feeling hydrated. Plus, it absorbs quickly, so you don't have to worry about transferring product every time you touch something.

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    Get it from for $3.29.

    19. A soft sleep mask that'll block out all the light, so you can sleep literally anywhere, at any time. It has an elasticized band and a contoured nose wing to ensure a perfect fit.

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    Get it from Indigo for $17.15.

    20. A vacation fund that'll help you save up for your next adventure. It's shaped like a suitcase with a slot at the top to put money in and a removable back to take it out.

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    Get it from Asos for $19.99.

    21. An organic body scrub that'll reenergize your skin and soul with a blend of Arabica coffee, sweet almond oil, and vitamin E. You'll fall in love with the scent and grainy texture of this exfoliant, and it's gentle enough to use anywhere on your body!

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    This body scrub can get a little messy, but the combination of coffee and mint is so nice that I couldn't stop using it. It has a gritty texture that exfoliates my skin without being too harsh. I also really like that I can use it on my entire body. It's made with natural ingredients, so I can use it on my face without worrying about it irritating my skin.

    Get it from for $19.99.

    22. A fragrant pillow spray that'll send you off to dream land with a soothing blend of lavender and orange. You can spray it on your pillows and sheets to help you relax before bed, so you can get your beauty sleep.

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    Get it from for $13.

    23. A faux suede purse with just enough space for your cards, money, and your cellphone. It has a gold chain shoulder strap making it the perfect hands-free bag.

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    Get it from H&M for $19.99.

    24. A pair of fluffy faux fur slippers that'll keep your feet warm AF. Everyone needs a pair of slippers to wear at home, and these are not only super cute, but also super comfortable.

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    Get it from Addition Elle for $12 (available in sizes S-L).

    25. A cool hammock shelf that is so versatile, you can use it pretty much anywhere in your house to keep all your small items organized. You can use it on your desk or nightstand for your phone, glasses, and writing supplies, or leave it near the entryway to stash your keys and mail.

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    Get it from Simons for $20.

    26. A small candle that'll help you relax by filling your space with a warm vanilla scent and notes of lavender, citrus, spicy berries, and sandalwood. Burn time is up to eight hours, and the candle comes in a frosted jar that'll complement your home decor.

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    Get it from Indigo for $20.

    27. Or a candle that'll brighten your day with its cute design and light, citrusy scent. When it runs out, you can reuse the beautiful ceramic jar as a planter or storage for small items like paper clips, stationery, or jewelry.

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    Get it from Indigo for $16+ (available in five styles/scents).

    28. A durable rack that'll create more space for all your clothes if you don't have a big closet. You can adjust it to six different heights, and it has a small shelf at the bottom to keep shoes or storage boxes.

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    It also comes with a set of casters, if you want a rolling clothing rack.

    Get it from Ikea for $19.99.

    29. An animal-shaped cable protector that'll keep your charging cord from bending or fraying. They're super easy to attach and are compatible with most phone chargers.

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    Get it from Asos for $8.39 (also available as a fish and dog).

    30. A pair of jogger pants that are a more stylish version of the sweatpants you usually wear, but are just as comfortable. They have a loose fit in the legs, but are more fitted around the waistband with an adjustable drawstring.

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    Get it from Uniqlo for $19.90 (available in sizes XXS-XXL and in two colours).

    31. A pack of reusable food wraps to replace single-use plastic wraps or aluminum foil. They can be used to wrap small food items like cheese, fruit, and sandwiches, and respond to the warmth and pressure of your hand to shape and seal them.

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    Get it from Indigo for $18 (available in five sets).

    32. A small shelf, so you can display all your favourite photos, art prints, and small knickknacks on your walls. The ledge is shallow enough to keep your pictures at the perfect angle, but it's also large enough to fit small plants or dishes, too.

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    You'll need a set of screws to mount it on the wall.

    Get it from Ikea for $19.99.

    33. A 2-in-1 dish rack and drying mat that'll make you actually want to wash the dishes. The mat is incredibly thick and made of super absorbent microfibre, so you don't have to worry about your countertops getting wet.

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    Get it from Simons for $18.

    34. A set of ceramic cacti that'll add some much needed greenery to your space, without the commitment of caring for a collection of plant babies. Plus, they're sturdy enough that you can use them as a stand for your jewelry.

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    Get a set of three from Ikea for $19.99.

    35. And finally, a fruity lip balm that is so hydrating, it'll leave your lips with a glossy finish. It's made with moisturizing ingredients like murumuru and shea butter that'll sink into your skin instead of sitting on top, so your don't have to reapply all the time.

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    Get it from Sephora for $20 (available in four scents).

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